Queenston Residences is located in the heart of downtown St. Catharines, making it an excellent choice for those new to the city. With only an approximate 20-minutes’ bus ride to Brock University and Niagara College, students will find plenty of time to spare. Spend time in the on-campus library when there is an assignment due. After the lectures for the day are over, grab a bite to eat at Isaac's Bar & Grill or Hungry Badger, and get to know the others better.
With bus routes traversing all corners of the city and buses running at regular intervals, students will find the residence conveniently located. The nearest bus station is around the corner from the residence. St. Catharines train station takes 18-minutes to reach by bus, so you can visit the nearby cities during the weekend. International students will be glad to know that Toronto Pearson International Airport is an hour away by car.
Each room has been fully-furnished to the highest of standards, keeping in mind the comfort of the students. When you need to work on your assignment, retire to your room and study in peace. Prepare meals in the fully-equipped kitchen when you’re hungry. To ensure that the students don’t worry about mundane chores like washing, the accommodation provides a washer and dryer on each floor. Watch movies and shows on the TV when you need a break or interact with your flatmates in the lounge.
Those who are new to the city must visit the Niagara Falls which is a 15-minutes’ drive away. FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre is only a 5-minutes’ walk away, so the students can catch live concerts and films. Take a walk around the Centennial Gardens which is close to the property when you need to clear your head. Explore the vast community garden and the trails while you’re there. The park also has a golf course, if you want to take up a new sport.