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Collegelands is the perfect student accommodation for anyone studying in Glasgow. I stayed here for my second year of studying from September 2020 til present. The staff are beyond helpful and really care that their residents are getting the most out of their stay. The location is perfect, only a few minutes walk from Strathclyde Uni and Morrison’s and Aldi for your weekly shops. Couldn’t recommend it enough!

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By member755818
On 1st April 21

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Collegelands is the perfect student accommodation for anyone studying in Glasgow. I stayed here for my second year of studying from September 2020 til present. The staff are beyond helpful and really care that their residents are getting the most out of their stay. The location is perfect, only a few minutes walk from Strathclyde Uni and Morrison’s and Aldi for your weekly shops. Couldn’t recommend it enough!

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By member755818
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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 31st August 21

I have spend few months in collegelands and i was completely satisfied about several facilities. Staff are helpful and answer our questions anytime. I am really happy that i stayed there for a while during my postgraduate studies and recommend this student accommodation to future students.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 30th April 21

Had a blast here, staff where lovely and cared for all my needs while staying in the accommodation

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

Hi there, thank you for your kind words, we really appreciate your feedback and are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and felt cared for.  Wishing you well in your future from all at Collegelands. 


Student Review: 5 /5
By On 30th April 21

Stayed here for my first year and its a great accommodation to stay in. The location is close to everything with just a quick walk to the city centre, very clean and cleaning staff are always close by, clean and spacious rooms, access to WiFi, lots of social rooms and the staff are always very cheerful and helpful. Would definitely recommend staying here for any new students looking for somewhere to live during their studies.

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

Thank you for your great feeback, we really appreciate your kind words and are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay here with us.  We are lucky to be located in such a central position in Glasgow and have such a great facility for our students to live in but most of all are lucky to have such a great team here to help all our students and I am glad you felt the same way too.  Wishing you well in your future. 


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 30th April 21

Class place to stay Collegelands inshallah

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

Thank you for your kind words, all at team Collegelands are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us. 


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 30th April 21

Collegelands has been a good place to stay, the staff have been very helpful whenever they were needed and I have met lots of nice people!

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

Thank you for your kind words, all at team Collegelands are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us and that we could be of some help to you during your stay.  Good luck in your future. 


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 29th April 21

Really enjoyed my time at collegelands, I found the room bedroom to be nice and clean when I got there and a good space to live. The kitchen/living area was really spacious and nice. However for the price you pay for the room, having bare minimum kitchen appliances (no kettle/toaster/ brush/ hoover) as well as various issues with water and electricity was disappointing- especially when looking at the facilities offered in other similarly priced private halls. However overall I really enjoyed the experience of living there

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

Thank you for your kind feedback we are thrilled that you enjoyed your time at Collegelands.  Our cleaning team work hard throughout the year and are pleased to hear you found your room to be nice and clean on your arrival. Unfortunately issues with electricity and water were something outwith our control last year but all maintenance has been completed and systems are running smoothly now but equally share your frustrations and hope to welcome you back in the future.  


Student Review: 2 /5
By On 29th April 21

There was a lot of maintenance problems with water so I wasn’t impressed with the amount of times we went without running water. It was very unhygienic and a risk to our health. The Wi-fi has not always been reliable, there have been a number of times it has failed making accessing university online classes nearly impossible. Won’t be recommending this Accomodation to anyone in the future.

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

I am sorry to hear you found some of our facilities to fall short of your expectations.  Unfortunately, issues with our water and wifi were outwith our control at that time but have now been rectified and all systems are running effectively.  


Student Review: 2 /5
By On 29th April 21

On the whole this accommodation has been liveable, however on multiple occasions there has been water outages and bad accommodation management, lack of proper recycling and the mail collection system is often confusing there’s also no adequate bike storage facilities and some have had there bikes stolen due to this. Despite these setbacks it’s in a very convenient location, the staff have been accommodating and understanding but I wouldn’t recommend someone live here unless they’re completely out of options.

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

I am pleased to hear you found our team to be accomodating and understanding to your needs, we want to ensure you have as best a stay as possible.  Unfortunately water outages in some circumstances are outwith our control but systems have been tested and are fully operational. As part of the Glasgow City Council business recyling system we provide cardboard, plastic and glass bins within our bin area for resident use.  We have onsite bike racks within our student only accessed locked courtyard areas but take on board there may be more we could do in terms of accessiblity within the building for storage and will look into this.   


Student Review: 2 /5
By On 28th April 21

Stayed here from Sep 2020- Don't Bother. Noisy neighbours, parties during pandemic till 5am, unhelpful security, stolen parcels, clogged drains full of hair and drawers full of rotting food on move in. Broken chairs, tabletops and freezer drawers. Loud water feature that woke us at 6am. cracked and stained walls that i was warned by maintenance could actually collapse into the hallway without proper work, no electricity, wifi or running water in showers, sinks, toilets, laundry etc for days on end over weeks and weeks that meant no washing or eating or drinking during a pandemic. Lifts broken for months at a time without repair. Burst pipe that threatened to emergency move us out, leaving our belongings to be flooded, at 2am... TWICE. All around, a mess.

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Reply from Collegelands
On 10th August 21

I am sorry to hear your experience at Collegelands fell short of what should have been an enjoyable stay.  During our summer turnaround we have a programme of maintenance, redecoration and cleaning throughout the property.   


Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

Ideal location in the city centre with quick access to shops. The staff at reception are lovely and very helpful. Overall Collegelands is a decent place to stay

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

Decent enough accommodation expensive but Ning is such a great receptionist that it makes up for it

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

The accommodation is located in a great place. A short walk to pretty much everything in glasgow city centre. However, maintenance issues seem to take a while to be attended to. Furthermore, postage systems are quite unsafe.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

Staff are really good at dealing with situations, they moved me rooms very fast without any hassle. Receptionist Ning is really lovely to talk to and always compliments me :)

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 28th April 21

Collegelands has been a wonderful place to stay over this year. Wonderfully kind and friendly staff. in a good location close to the rain station and only a hand full of minutes walk to all commodities you would hope for.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 28th April 21

Lovely staff and plenty things to do here! Great location and facilities

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 28th April 21

Don't stay at Collegelands. I stayed from Sep 2020. Clogged masses of hair in all the drains, rotten food left from previous residents in drawers on arrival, stains and cracks all over the walls, broken chairs, stolen parcels, a burst water pipe that threatened to mean we had to emergency vacate the building twice, a noisy water feature outside that woke us up at 6am, broken drawers in the freezer, broken laundry machines, constant police visits for the noisy inhabitants of other flats that wanted to party through a pandemic, and my favourite of all, the days upon days without wifi, lighting, or running water in the toilets, sinks or showers in the middle of a pandemic that saw students left without safe clean water to drink, anywhere to relieve themselves, any way to clean themselves or their dishes, and made everyone go out to the nearby aldi or morrisons and buy water just to be able to cook pasta. This was in three months total.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

Great location and reception staff are lovely and very helpful people. They are always coming up with things for the students to take part in. Overall a good place for younger students to stay.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 28th April 21

The place was pretty decent, rooms were comfortable and it's a decent laugh

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th April 21

Overall very good, staff very friendly

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 28th April 21

When we moved in my flatmates told me their room had not been cleaned. As I moved in a month later than them I had found my room was the same as theirs ; there was an old sock in the wardrobe and the room had generally gathered up dirt and dust. Obviously because of covid, social spaces etc were not an option.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 25th April 21

The staff is really kind and ready to help in every situation, The location is perfect because near the city center and the university!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 24th April 21

Collegelands is a Great place to stay that provides good value for money. In terms of location, it’s really close to uni of strathclyde and at a 10 min walk to the city centre. The social spaces are nice, the personnel is helpful. I am rebooking my room for next year here

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Good location, nice receptionist. Bad social experience, a lot of noisy nights trough the week and weekends. Lot's of fire alarms. Awful management about gym which is really annoying. Apart from that it is been okay, whenever I had a problem I got help from staff.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Social spaces are closed but other accomodations can be used freely. :(

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Good rooms and location and the staff are very friendly

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Had an amazing experience meeting new people. The staff are incredibly friendly and helpful. Would highly recommend to anyone.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Had great time at collegelands even with covid

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Safe, Secure, Comfortable place in center place. Like it very much!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 23rd April 21

Overall very good and great location. Too many water problems however.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Overall very good, Semester 2 has been a much more enjoyable experience than Semester 1. The reception staff are all very friendly!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Staff is incredibly nice and helpful

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 21st April 21

worst place to live, within the first months spent half the time without water or hot water. lifts had constantly broke down. flat wasn't properly cleaned.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

Considering its cost of accommodation and its location, Collegelands is one of the places to stay in Glasgow.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Good experience, although missed out on some opportunities due to covid, which aren't the accomodations fault.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Obviously this was a very different year because of COVID but the staff did everything they could to make our experience pleasant:) overall the place was great value for money, everything you would need from a student accommodation.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Ning is what makes this place 5 Star worthy. Without her and the view I’d probably have given it 3*. My review is one that’s honest and well informed, there are cheaper alternatives out there however the environment that’s in Collegelands and the friendliness of everyone is something that money can not buy.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Good staff, clean rooms, a really comfortable accommodation for students, very save and sound.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 21st April 21

My stay at Collegelands has been great. There were a few issues last year with water quality, electricity and flooding but this has been fixed now. It was rather annoying at the time but I’m glad that this has been overcome. The location of Collegelands is amazing, so close to Morrisons and Aldi for your weekly shop. It is the best accomodation in Glasgow for Location. The rooms are really nice, they give you a great size room and very modern. I’ve never had any issues with the Wifi and its been great for online learning over lockdown. The lifts weren’t working for a long time but they have been fixed now.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

unreal place with class management and security

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 21st April 21

Amazing place to live and really friendly staff

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 16th April 21

Pretty good student accommodation with the best location surrounding by several supermarkets. The staffs are friendly, and very helpful at the same time

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 16th April 21

I can only being to describe my stay at Collegelands with three words: flexibility, understanding, and friendliness. The reception and security contacts were always willing to go above and beyond their responsibilities to accommodate exceptional requests. I only have positive comments to say about the facilities and the staff. If I were to go back to Glasgow, I would undoubtedly book with them again because it has a great environment. First, the location is just next to the city center and the Glasgow Green. Second, it has three close stores with different price ranges to do your shopping. Third, the facilities are cleaned thoroughly and constantly. If you plan on booking another accommodation, you are making a mistake by not booking a room in Collegelands. I remember some friends were not able to renew their contracts at another provider after the winter break and were left with no place to stay. The Collegelands team always made me feel welcome and cared for.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 16th April 21

I’ve had a great experience so far. It has an amazing location and the rooms and kitchen are brand new.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

Overall collegelands has been a really good experience during covid as a student. The staff are really friendly and helpful and Ning has provided fun activities for students to engage with. However there were a few issues with the building, there was a period of time where the water and electricity would go off weekly however it got fixed. There’s also random fire alarms that come on often. The doors in the court yard often don’t work so anyone can technically walk in. Bathroom fan and light sometimes stop working but maintenance are always quick and helpful when sorting issues like that :) Would recommend

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

my time at collegelands has been very enjoyable thanks to the reception staff who have made the most of a bad year every day, with activities and interactions (covid friendly of course) the location is amazing so close to Glasgow city centre. loved every minute :)

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

I have had the best experience at collegelands even due to the circumstances with covid, the staff and security have made the place so welcoming and are very friendly.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Great experience staying here the staff are so lovely and helpful and the building is in a great location for students

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

I have enjoyed my experience living in collegelands. Although there have been water issues, the staff are all extremely helpful. Our flat especially love speaking to Ning at reception when we collect our parcels, it makes our day!

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

staff are lovely and engaging with residents, any issues get resolved quickly.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

Overall, Collegelands offers nice premises and good service by the reception. However, I believe there are some organizational issues that require solving.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 15th April 21

Considering the low amount of rents as compare to other accommodations, Collegelands is an alright place to live.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

It is an excellent place to stay. The location is fantastic. Not too noisy and close to the train station. Very convenient for buying grocery because there are Morison, Aldi and Spar close by. The room is too small and too many unnecessary fire alarm in the middle of the night.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Really great place to meet other students. Perfect location. Staff are friendly. One of the best places to live in Glasgow!

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

I have been staying here for almost 6 months and I can say that it's not that bad. It's located near to the city centre and you can also always visit nearby Necropolis or Glasgow Green for a walk. The Bronze En Suite room that I live in is pretty decent and they are quick on maintenance as well, at least for me. The resident team is very helpful and are pretty responsive on working days. The social experience is quite less, but for me, I can say the blame goes on COVID. But be aware of noise and a bunch of drunk fellows shouting mostly on weekend nights, other than that it's peaceful most of the time. If you're thinking of the cost, it will cost more for short-term tenancy, but quite similar to other accommodations' rent for the long term.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

All the staff and security at collegelands are incredible! they are very helpful and cheery

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Collegelands is my option to go! Close to everywhere, to the city center, groceries, bus stop. Moreover, the staffs are very friendly and helpful! Kudos!

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 15th April 21

Wifi could be better and cleaning of social areas (such as courtyards could be improved)

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Very nice apartments. Friendly staff who think of fun activities even in COVID times. Communal areas are always clean.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

The staff are so lovely and very helpful especially Ning! A great location close to the city centre, Aldi and Morrisons is just a short walk. Only negative I could say was when me and my flat mates arrived our kitchen was filthy and my room looked as if it hadn’t been cleaned as it had a lot of the previous persons items in it, but as soon as I told the staff at reception it was fully cleaned. Overall I’ve had a lovely stay at collegelands and enjoyed my first year in college!

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 15th April 21

At first, our experience of collegelands was appalling due to the state we found our room in, and the maintenance issues. However, I do not think this was the staff’s fault and was mostly due to the building issues they’re contending with. The staff themselves have always been very nice and helpful, with the manager personally coming up to check out our fruit fly issue back in late 2020, providing advice for us.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

This year staying at collegelands was a bit of a mixed bag. Although the people here at the management are very nice, the price I feel isn’t that great for value. This is because of all the things that have been broken throughout my stay here and the frequency of things breaking or maintenance happening. However I will say that the location was optimal regardless of me being able to go to uni during the pandemic, it is very close to a variety of supermarkets like Aldi, Tesco and Lidl. I haven’t really been able to use the social spaces because of the pandemic so I can’t really give that a rating and the WiFi has gone off a few times or not worked at times resulting the 4 star given. Also the social experiences of staying here have been great although most have been against social distancing rules. All in all the stay at collegelands was decent in the sense that the positives outweigh the negatives. I’m sure that in less difficult times that this place is a very great place to stay in.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

Overall it is a good accommodation and for a good price.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Collegelands is a fantastic accommodation for the student experience. The staff and management are beyond helpful and it’s in the perfect location with everything you need close by. i highly recommend staying here!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

All in all a great place to live, especially for a first year student. Super friendly and competent staff and the gym is a nice extra. The best thing about collegelands is the location, as you're able to walk to the city centre within minutes and merchant city is a nice place to live.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Collegelands is very friendly and the staff is the nicer of the world. The WiFi connection is always good and there is a great gym room !

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Collageland has been the best student living experience since the time I am in Glasgow. The amenities and staff have been great assistance throughout my stay here and would definitely recommend anyone who is looking for a great place to live while studying abroad. Bless up

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

Staff and so friendly and always happy to help.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

Alot of the reviews are based off of the covid experience which is something they are unable to control. Very good accomodation, great value for money and amazing rooms.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

The accommodation employees are very kind and responsible.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 15th April 21

Staff very friendly. Great location for uni.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 15th April 21

The word of amazing would be very limited in the light of services/quality that Collegelands offer.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 1st April 21

Collegelands is the perfect student accommodation for anyone studying in Glasgow. I stayed here for my second year of studying from September 2020 til present. The staff are beyond helpful and really care that their residents are getting the most out of their stay. The location is perfect, only a few minutes walk from Strathclyde Uni and Morrison’s and Aldi for your weekly shops. Couldn’t recommend it enough!

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 11th November 20

I’ve lived here for two academic years and each year only got worst. I’ve only ever had issues here . The state of the building is shocking. Staff are not helpful at all. Water, electricity, elevators and internet have all been off multiple times and very little has been done to rectify these issues. Over priced for what you receive, the rooms are like prison cells and are rarely in the state promoted. There are other accommodations at similar prices that are much nicer. Residents are not treated like paying customers and it very clear that only money matters to them. Your emails will go unanswered and the only communication you will receive is about paying the rent. The only good thing about the building is the residents but this can be a hit or miss! Would not recommend!!!

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 17th July 20

Terrible place to stay. Disorganised, we were treated as if we weren’t paying customers. We were left without a fridge-freezer for 3 months and not compensated at all for it. We found a mouse in our kitchen once and were left to deal with it ourselves, told by security that it might have came through the hallway from the bin storage. Surprised by massive up-front costs on the first day and expected to pay them before the first instalment of SAAS or student finance had come in. This place feels more like a money-grabbing opportunity than student accommodation

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 20th January 20

I lived in Collegelands from September 2019 to January 2020. Initially, I thought that it is not value for money due to a few instances like water leakage and broken windows. But as I found out, the management was very proactive in resolving these problems. Additionally, the reception staff and security are wonderful people and make you feel like a well-knit community who can raise their concerns and expect them to be resolved appropriately. As shown, facilities are worth the money (although the supermarket next to it is a bit costly on an average) and staff pays close attention to issues within the flats, which is very commendable. I would surely recommend this to incoming students.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 22nd November 19

I have lived there for two years now and while I loved it last year, it is even better this year with the newly done up rooms! Me and all of my flatmates have had a really fun experience living there and the staff are always helpful and up for a chat.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 26th May 19

Absolutely brilliant, staff are all lovely

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 17th May 19

Collegelands is conveniently located near a train station, Aldi, Morrison's and Strathclyde University; and is also good for other universities/colleges around the city center. As they have recently been renovating, the building now includes a cinema room and gym. More recently, a Spar has set up at the ground floor near reception. The Internet is fast and reliable, commonly staying above 4 MB/s, sometimes going as high as 10-12MB/s. The staff are very friendly and happy to help sort out any problems as soon as possible, with help available at reception 24/7. A perfect student experience as long as you can afford it.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 15th May 19

They can force you to move out to other flat without agreement. Would not recommend for future resident

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 3rd May 19

Grim place to live. Overpriced for a prison cell room which has maintenance issues constantly and overlooks an abandoned building site turned into a makeshift carpark and overrun with problems. Building works have been constant throughout the year, if you like the sound of a drill non stop from 7am in the morning till 7pm then move in here. The best part about this horrific place will be leaving it for good after the term ends. Avoid this place like the plague, it is as horrible as other reviews make clear.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 5th April 19

The worst accommodation in Glasgow! Staff is pretending to manage the place - lol. At least it is next to Strathclyde university

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 5th April 19

Probably the worst accommodation in Glasgow. The building is old. and the facilities are not good. Nothing is working properly and the stuff is very rude!

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 16th February 19

They only care about getting your money and will do absolutely anything to avoid helping you when issues arise. I’ve ended up moving rooms three times - and I’ve only been here 5 months - due to recurrent issues. They’re redecorating the rooms, which we were not informed off prior to signing our tenancy agreement, which means there’s constant building noise from around 7:30am until after 11pm. Maintenance issues don’t always get fixed. Fire alarm goes off pretty much at least once a week. Security is an issue as entrance doors aren’t always locked so any random ear from the streets can walk in. All flats I have lived in here have been with slobs who seem to have absolutely no clue that cleaning is something you are supposed to do. Only perk of Collegelands is the location. I would never live here again.

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 1st December 18

it is noisy, if you need sleep and rest dont come here, noise restrictions are not enforced. it is old and light goes off, drains are always clogged, you are listening to people slamming doors all the goddamn time. management does nothing to address anything. this place is trash just avoid it all together

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 13th November 18

One of the worst student accommodation halls I have stayed at. Staff are incredibly incompetent beyond belief, the rooms are small and the price of rooms extremely high for what you get. Do not stay here! There are many other decent providers nearby. Avoid at all costs!

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 23rd July 18

Old and Bad Infrastructures! No hot water entire day! Broken Lifts

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 10th July 18

Management weren’t great, seemed very disorganised. They kept changing room inspections last minute ie. “oh sorry we couldn’t make it to floors x, y, z today, we’ll come tomorrow...” and then the next day you get another email saying it’ll be done by the end of the week? Also collegelands is right in the middle of two building sites, which we were obviously not told about before moving in! What a racket. The place is also seriously under occupied, it was like a ghost town sometimes, clearly people were smarter than me and decided not to book a room here! WiFi was good.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 30th May 18

I have really loved my year at Collegelands - from arrival, the staff are so welcoming and helpful and really helped me meet new people by putting on loads of events and free breakfasts. My room was plenty big enough and I had really great flatmates too, I couldn't fault my time there and can't wait to move back in in September.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 25th September 17

The management in this place is the worst I've ever come across.To start off with, we moved into dirty apartments that weren't cleaned. Then for a whole year we had to suffer because a new building was being built next door ( which should've been brought to our notice before we moved in) this essentially ensured that from 7am to 4pm, there was constant drilling and other loud noises. The also gave a couple of rooms to bands that played the bagpipes for a whole month!! And from what I've been told, this happens every year so if you're planning on staying in collegelands during the summer, then don't even bother looking at this place. Wifi is the one and only thing that works like it's supposed to in this place. Oh yeah and our lift broke down once every month and it takes them a few days to fix it at times.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 7th August 17

It is disgusting. things break, you have no cleaning service, when i got here all the flat was left dirty from the previous students. the management is absolutely useless. they don't warn you if there is a bagpipe band hosted that plays at the base of the building or if there is a new building construction during the year with drills making the entire flat shaking in the exam period that does not let your rest sleep or study.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 1st December 16

Disappointing staff did nothing to inforce noise restrictions rooms very small

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th November 16

Amazing, despite the narrowed room you have enough space to have a lot of things. The kitchens are also very nice and you have also enough space . A wee bit expensive but the conditions are very good and expectations exceeded.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 29th November 15

The expectations were by far exceeded by what i found here. There is nothing I could wish for. It's true,the costs are pretty high,but it worths the money.

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 10th March 15

A bit pricey but worth the money

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 8th March 15

Despite everything breaking COLLEGELANDS it's spacious and has nice interior, however it's not worth the money!

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