Collegiate McDonald Road offers individual studio apartments and en-suite bedrooms in three, four or five bedroomed cluster apartments with shared kitchen facilities.
Within walking distance of all the main colleges and university campuses and only 5 minutes from Edinburgh city centre, McDonald Road is perfectly situated for you to indulge in this creative and historic city.
Collegiate McDonald Road student accommodation offers a great range of facilities including brand-new, exclusive social spaces on the ground floor.
For a great student experience in Edinburgh, high-speed broadband and Wi-Fi are fitted throughout the building, plus our all-inclusive bills policy means there are no nasty hidden extras. With secure electronic access and CCTV, these apartments are a real haven from hectic student life!
Exclusively designed for the residents of Collegiate McDonald Road, our brand new, beautifully designed club lounge provides an enjoyable space for you to socialise and unwind after a long day of stuffy. You can expect dedicated chill out zones with booth style seating, and a café-style lounge area with a mix of sofas and high-backed single seater amchairs.
Experience the ultimate gym experience, just moments from your student apartment in Edinburgh. Our brand new fitness suite overlooks our beautiful garden space with plenty of natural light flooding in, while providing a layer of privacy.
With state-of-the-art equipment, including cardiovascular machines and a range of muscle building and toning equipment, and spacious design looking and feeling good just got easier.
Collegiate McDonald Road has been specifically designed so you can always find the perfect place to study. Our 6-person private study room is equipped with a whiteboard and large table to accommodate group study, collaborative project work or quiet individual study so you can fulfil your academic potential while at university in Edinburgh.
High-speed broadband and Wi-Fi is available throughout the Collegiate McDonald Road building, 24 hours a day. Wired connections are available direct to your room via an Ethernet cable. You can also watch over 50 digital Freeview TV and radio channels via broadband with upgrade options available.
Sleep easy knowing we’ve taken every step to ensure your safety and the security of our student accommodation. From secure electronic access and on-site management to CCTV for added peace of mind, our accommodation is accredited by ANUK, the rented accommodation standards body (www.anuk.org.uk)
Premium student living also means taking away all the unnecessary stresses of student life. With no additional bills for council tax, broadband, utilities or contents insurance, we’ve got you covered at Collegiate McDonald Road. Our all-inclusive rental package means you can get on with living student life to the full.
Benefit from Collegiate McDonald Road’s state-of-the-art washing machines and dryers available on-site any time of the day.
Set in the heart of Edinburgh where centuries of history are fused together with culture and cosmopolitan living, Collegiate McDonald Road couldn’t have been more perfectly situated.
Our student accommodation is perfectly situated to take advantage of the world's festival capital Edinburgh. It is within walking distance to Edinburgh University and the city centre and only a short bus journey from the other main colleges and university campuses. No one can deny the beauty of this city - historic architectural creations amidst a thriving cosmopolitan scene make Edinburgh one of the UK's most popular destinations. There is a 'village' like charm to the city but it certainly has its own unique character.
Home to the world famous Edinburgh Arts Festival, this city knows how to entertain. There are an abundance of pubs, restaurants, theatres, museums, galleries, iconic landmarks and attractions, all set against the backdrop of breath-taking scenery and peaceful countryside. Looking for a little adventure? There is a wealth of exhilarating outdoor pursuits right on your doorstep too.
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Rooms & Rent
Our student apartments on McDonald Road in Edinburgh all come with en-suite bedrooms and are set within three, four or five bedroomed cluster apartments which include a shared contemporary kitchen and living space.
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