Upper Quay House
Upper Quay House
Upper Quay House, managed by our partner Collegiate and part of their ‘UNIVERSE.CITY’ accommodation collection, is well located student accommodation in the heart of Gloucester. It is close to King’s Walk shopping centre and just a 10-12 minute walk to Gloucester train and bus station – perfect if you have visitors, heading for a day trip or travelling to nearby cities like Bristol, Cheltenham, Bath or Cardiff. If you live in Upper Quay House, you are eligible for a travel support package.
Our Gloucester student accommodation offers private and comfortable en-suites in single rooms and includes a shared kitchen which is the perfect place to spend time with your flatmates. You don’t even have to worry about bills, as everything from the WiFi, water, electric, content insurance and even a student assistance and wellbeing app is all covered by your rent.
Price per standard single en-suite room: £5,461.00 (annually), £127 (weekly) based on a contract length of 43 weeks.
Number of rooms: 63
In your room
- En-suite containing shower, loo and sink
- Desk and desk chair
In the communal areas
- Oven and hob
- Fridge freezer
- Food storage space
- Iron and ironing board
- Mop, bucket, dustpan and brush
- CCTV, Secure door entry
- Outdoor space
- Common area including TV and sofa
- Storage space
- Games library.
Travel support package
If you live in Upper Quay House, you’ll receive a travel support package including a £600 bursary payable in two instalments. You’ll receive the first instalment of £300 in term 1 and the remaining £300 in term 2.
Also, you’ll be eligible for a 1-year railcard worth £30 (terms and conditions apply). You’ll need to apply for this yourself, and then we’ll reimburse you. The accommodation team will guide you on how to apply for your refund.
Society of College, National and University Libraries (SCONUL)
The SCONUL Access scheme allows many university library users to access study spaces and use books and journals at other libraries in the scheme. When you register, you can gain access to the University of Gloucester resources with campus libraries near to Upper Quay House accommodation.
Upper Quay House accommodation gallery
Gloucester - Upper Quay House, Quay Street, Gloucester, GL1 2JD.
1. Upper Quay House, Quay Street, Gloucester, GL1 2JD.
It is 31 miles to UWE Bristol's Frenchay Campus (BS16 1QY) and 35 miles to Bristol City Centre. It is close to King’s Walk shopping centre and just a 10-15 minute walk to Gloucester train and bus station. Perfect if you have visitors, heading for a day trip or traveling to nearby cities like Bristol, Cheltenham, Bath or Cardiff.
2. Gloucester Railway Station, Bruton Way, Gloucester GL1 1DE, United Kingdom - 13 minutes walk
A regular train service runs between Gloucester and Filton Abbey Wood. Filton Abbey Wood is just 15 minutes walk from UWE Bristol’s Frenchay Campus. It will take approx. 1hr 13 minutes to Frenchay Campus and 1hr 19 minutes to Bristol City Centre. Monthly, termly, or yearly railcard can be purchased for your train trips.
3. Stagecoach Gloucester Bus Station, Station Rd, Gloucester GL1 1SZ - 10 minutes walk
Gloucester Bus Station is a short walk from the accommodation. It will take approx 2hrs 20 minutes to Frenchay Campus and 2hrs 8 minutes to Bristol City Centre.
4. Tesco superstore, St Oswalds Rd, Gloucester GL1 2SG - 13 minute walk
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