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The staff at the Pillar Box are very friendly and welcoming, services within the building are very reliable. The room is spacious with regular cleaning services. A great place to study as a student looking for a quiet calm and peaceful living environment. Located in the heart of the shopping centre, it has great accessibility to the train station, bus station, perfect when using public transport to get around!

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By member459319
On 31st May 21

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Most helpful review

The staff at the Pillar Box are very friendly and welcoming, services within the building are very reliable. The room is spacious with regular cleaning services. A great place to study as a student looking for a quiet calm and peaceful living environment. Located in the heart of the shopping centre, it has great accessibility to the train station, bus station, perfect when using public transport to get around!

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By member459319
On 31st May 21

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 31st May 21

location is very central and has great access to Coventry city centre. the facilities are generally good but the lift is less reliable. friendly staff and it is quite a quiet environment which is good for studying. is staying here for the second year and the experience is generally positive.

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member559347,

Thank you for your feedback :) we really apreciate it. We will pass your coments to our all staff.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 5 /5
By On 31st May 21

This place is a great mix of stuff that every student needs. First of all, the rooms are quite good. The prices of specific room types change every year but they seem worth it. The location of this building has the most advantages I must say. The uni is just 5 mins from here, and im surrounded by a lot of shops which makes my life 10times better . Not much vehicles come here, so it's pretty quiet, good for studying I am an international student so when I booked it before coming to the UK, it was like a leap of faith. But it turned out to be really good.

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

What a fantastic review member659340 

Thank you for taking your time to write such a lovely coment. We are sure this will be helpful for other students to chose our accomodation.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management

 


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 31st May 21

It's a good place to stay. The rooms aren't too expensive and it's well connected. However, some of the rooms are a bit small

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member559322,

Thank you for your review and a high score. We really apriciate it.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 5 /5
By On 31st May 21

The staff at the Pillar Box are very friendly and welcoming, services within the building are very reliable. The room is spacious with regular cleaning services. A great place to study as a student looking for a quiet calm and peaceful living environment. Located in the heart of the shopping centre, it has great accessibility to the train station, bus station, perfect when using public transport to get around!

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member459319,

It is so nice to hear that you enjoy your stay with us. We will pass your appriciation on to all our staff :)

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 5 /5
By On 31st May 21

Pillar Box is the best decision I have made for my graduation. This is the most convenient and value for money accommodation for students.

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member1059316,

It's great to see your coment - we will continue our hard work to make sure you are not going to change your mind :)

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 27th May 21

The location is very central and you can reach all the shops in the city centre in 2-10 mins. All the staff are very friendly and willing to help with your queries. They also check on your well-being regularly during COVID times. The studio rooms are quite spacious and have a big double bed and TV. However, the desk is a bit small for a student studying in the room every day. The social area includes a pool table, tennis table and some games. The social experience has been quite limited over the past year, but hopefully, it will get better once the restrictions are lifted. The site is safe with the staff being present on-site almost 24h a day. I have been living here for 2 years now and my experience has been positive so far!

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member859080,

Such a lovely words from you. Thank you also for your apriciation regarding our welbeing checks. We want to make sure that all our students are feeling good as they are a part of our small family :)

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 2 /5
By On 27th May 21

So basically starting from the day I checked in, the room was not cleaned at all and after telling them everyday repeatedly the room was cleaned 2 weeks later. The behaviour of City manager after Collegiate’s takeover changed towards the tenants. The manager is not at all supportive with the clients. Manager is rude at a times while dealing with the situation. Also the complaints are not solved promptly by the managing team

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member1159061,

Thank you for sharing this feedback with us. Sorry to learn of your reports, please kindly visit me at reception so we can resolve these issues you seem to be facing.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 5 /5
By On 27th May 21

All the staff are so friendly and helpful. The rooms are spacious and the facilities are good. Also, it is located in the perfect location. I would definitely recommend this place to anyone.

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Such an amazing review member959035 :) Thank you for taking your time to write about your experience with us.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management


Student Review: 3 /5
By On 27th May 21

Excellent house keeping service, clean common area, helpful staff. The only thing that could be improved is the garbage disposal area should apply pest control because flies sometime fly in my room

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear member459029,

Thank you for your feedback. It is really nice to hear that you are happy with the service we provide. We love hearing about ways we can impove, unfortunately there is not much we can do regarding flies in the garbage area.

We can only insure regural cleanliness of the waste bins is carried out.

Kind regards,

Pillar Box Management 


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 27th May 21

Great location as well as as lovely facilities and staff - A Theofanidis

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Reply from Pillar Box
On 3rd June 21

Dear A Theofanidis. We really apriciate that you took you tame to leave such a nice review.


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