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I lived in C5, it was on the top floor which was great but there's no lift. The flat itself was huge, we had a spacious common area. The rooms themselves are a little dated but decent sized. Only thing is some are bigger than others because of the shape of the flat - so you may end up paying the same for a slightly smaller room. The reason I've given hall management 3 stars is that our boiler literally blew up and we had no hot water for 9 weeks. We had to keep asking for alternative showering arrangements, and only after taking our case to the person in charge of halls did we get compensation. Other than that, the halls were clean, spacious and good value for money compared to others in the area.

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By member71778
On 7th March 15

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I lived in C5, it was on the top floor which was great but there's no lift. The flat itself was huge, we had a spacious common area. The rooms themselves are a little dated but decent sized. Only thing is some are bigger than others because of the shape of the flat - so you may end up paying the same for a slightly smaller room. The reason I've given hall management 3 stars is that our boiler literally blew up and we had no hot water for 9 weeks. We had to keep asking for alternative showering arrangements, and only after taking our case to the person in charge of halls did we get compensation. Other than that, the halls were clean, spacious and good value for money compared to others in the area.

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Cleaning
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By member71778
On 7th March 15

James Young Hall Information

CampusRottenrow East
PostcodeG4 0NG
CateringSelf-catered
No. of rooms66
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By On 14th March 15
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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 11th March 15
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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 7th March 15

I lived in C5, it was on the top floor which was great but there's no lift. The flat itself was huge, we had a spacious common area. The rooms themselves are a little dated but decent sized. Only thing is some are bigger than others because of the shape of the flat - so you may end up paying the same for a slightly smaller room. The reason I've given hall management 3 stars is that our boiler literally blew up and we had no hot water for 9 weeks. We had to keep asking for alternative showering arrangements, and only after taking our case to the person in charge of halls did we get compensation. Other than that, the halls were clean, spacious and good value for money compared to others in the area.

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

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