credit: http://www.anglia.ac.uk/~/media/Images/landing-and-content-pages/accommodation/accommodation-by-campus/234x234/ymca_234x234%20jpg.jpg
 image credit  |   report abuse
http://www.anglia.ac.uk/~/media/Images/landing-and-content-pages/accommodation/accommodation-by-campus/234x234/ymca_234x234%20jpg.jpg

Most helpful review

To be brutally honest, this halls for students is actually very good for what is offered, however the cleanliness and management is not amazing. Also the fact that 3 of the 5 floors are for the 'homeless' the smell of narcotics, the sound of violence from literally the door step and the constant use of bad language in the car park throughout the night pulls the overall positiveness of this building. I see what the building manager has done and I am happy with what he is trying to achieve (by getting the homeless off the streets) but when their friends know where their living, they tend to drive noisy, altered cars, music blazing and scream at the top of their voice for that person, primarily talking about where somebody is due to money issues and drugs. Overall its not a bad place to live, some uncontrollable factors from above do however make it a bit unsafe.

Value for Money
Location
Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
By J.Penders
On 16th October 15

StudentCrowd Hall Rankings


University Court #1
YMCA #2
Anastasia House #3
Crown Mews #4
The Railyard, Cambridge #5
CB1 - Aston, Bragg and Crick Houses #6
Sedley Court #7
Swinhoe Hall #8
Harston House #9
Peter Taylor House #10

See full league table...

All Student Accommodation in Cambridge


Stylish hall near Anglia Ruskin

Prime location in the heart of Cambridge
Luxury studios and ensuite rooms
And it's only 10 minutes from Anglia Ruskin University


Join StudentCrowd, Like us on Facebook


Most helpful review

To be brutally honest, this halls for students is actually very good for what is offered, however the cleanliness and management is not amazing. Also the fact that 3 of the 5 floors are for the 'homeless' the smell of narcotics, the sound of violence from literally the door step and the constant use of bad language in the car park throughout the night pulls the overall positiveness of this building. I see what the building manager has done and I am happy with what he is trying to achieve (by getting the homeless off the streets) but when their friends know where their living, they tend to drive noisy, altered cars, music blazing and scream at the top of their voice for that person, primarily talking about where somebody is due to money issues and drugs. Overall its not a bad place to live, some uncontrollable factors from above do however make it a bit unsafe.

Value for Money
Location
Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
By J.Penders
On 16th October 15

YMCA Information

Price from£135.82 per week (subject to availability)
CateringSelf-catered
No. of rooms28
CampusOff Campus
PostcodeCB1 1PT

Q&A


Q

Ask a new question about YMCA

Step 1 of 2
Let us know who's asking...
Step 2 of 2
* We'll create your StudentCrowd account and email you when we have responses to your question.


Already a member?
Click here to login and finish submitting your question.
Login to your account
Step 2 of 2


Don't have an account?
Click here to create one!
Thanks! Your question has been received.
We'll contact you via email to let you know when your question receives replies.

Read YMCA Reviews


2
Student Review: 3 /5
By On 16th October 15

To be brutally honest, this halls for students is actually very good for what is offered, however the cleanliness and management is not amazing. Also the fact that 3 of the 5 floors are for the 'homeless' the smell of narcotics, the sound of violence from literally the door step and the constant use of bad language in the car park throughout the night pulls the overall positiveness of this building. I see what the building manager has done and I am happy with what he is trying to achieve (by getting the homeless off the streets) but when their friends know where their living, they tend to drive noisy, altered cars, music blazing and scream at the top of their voice for that person, primarily talking about where somebody is due to money issues and drugs. Overall its not a bad place to live, some uncontrollable factors from above do however make it a bit unsafe.

Value for Money
Location
Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited

0
Student Review: 4 /5
By On 4th July 15

Mary's has a great atmosphere and a real sense of belonging and being part of a brilliant team

Value for Money
Location
Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited

Considering YMCA?

We love helping people make the best decisions about University life.
We love helping people make the best decisions about University life.

Keep reading...

Join StudentCrowd for Unlimited Access, to Write Reviews and Help Students.

We'll send you an email so that you can verify your free account.

By joining you agree to our T's and C's. We're committed to protecting your privacy.
Thanks for the feedback!
StudentCrowd is free to use, but in order to report, vote, and leave reviews, you need to create a free account.
Thanks for the feedback!
StudentCrowd is free to use, but in order to vote, comment, and leave reviews, you need to create a free account.