3.06 / 5

3.06 / 5

Robertson's Close Reviews

6 Reviews by Students
#37 out of 49 halls at University of Edinburgh


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Building has mice, management won't do much except put poison down which takes weeks to work and just leaves you with dead mice around the flat. Gate is constantly breaking leaving people locked outside the property, washers and dryers in laundry room are again constantly breaking and you have to phone the company yourself - management won't take care of it. The flats are in a good location though, very close to Tesco, the uni, and the royal mile, princes street etc. Not really worth what you pay for though overall.

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By member1326626
On 30th May 17

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Most helpful review

Building has mice, management won't do much except put poison down which takes weeks to work and just leaves you with dead mice around the flat. Gate is constantly breaking leaving people locked outside the property, washers and dryers in laundry room are again constantly breaking and you have to phone the company yourself - management won't take care of it. The flats are in a good location though, very close to Tesco, the uni, and the royal mile, princes street etc. Not really worth what you pay for though overall.

Value for Money
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Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
By member1326626
On 30th May 17

Robertson's Close Information

CampusCity centre
PostcodeEH1 1LY
CateringSelf-catered
No. of rooms212
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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 30th May 17

Building has mice, management won't do much except put poison down which takes weeks to work and just leaves you with dead mice around the flat. Gate is constantly breaking leaving people locked outside the property, washers and dryers in laundry room are again constantly breaking and you have to phone the company yourself - management won't take care of it. The flats are in a good location though, very close to Tesco, the uni, and the royal mile, princes street etc. Not really worth what you pay for though overall.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 30th May 17

We have mice and mould and the gate was broken more than not, along with the 3 dryers that never worked and the fact that we live right above a very loud pub, caused for a struggle of a year.. good location tho!

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 29th May 17

Very cheap so got what you paid for, wifi didnt work often, common room looked bigger in the pictures...but very close to city centre so quite convenient

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 3rd May 16
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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 30th September 15

It's so loud, if you want to be kept awake till 6am because the person below you is listening to fetty wap and if you also enjoy the smell of weed then this is the perfect place for you.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 3rd July 15

Great for socialising right next to pubs and clubs, but it is not worth the near £700 per a month I had to pay.

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