Located in the popular Kelham Island, Central Quay is a great option for students looking to cut down on their commute time, giving them the best possible university experience. Sheffield Hallam University is only a 16-minutes’ walk away from the residence making it the perfect choice for people who are new to the city. For those who wish to some spend time away from their studies, it is also a short walk from Sheffield city centre.
It is well-connected to the rest of the city via public transport, with the nearest bus stop within a short walking distance that takes less than 5 minutes to reach. With train services every few minutes, Shalesmoor tram stop is a 9-minutes’ walk from the campus so you can pack light and take off on a journey to explore your surroundings when you have a long weekend ahead of you.
Staying at Central Quay, the students can choose to stay in either a range of en-suite bedrooms which you can share with others or independent studios if you prefer to come back from your lectures and spend some time alone. Each room has been designed to offer maximum comfort so that the residents don’t miss being away from home. You will find that all your needs are met under one roof whether it is your dirty pile of laundry that needs tackling or your social skills that need to be built.
When you feel that the studies have taken up most of your day and you need some time to relax, call your mates over and head out to the Sheffield city centre which has a variety of restaurants, pubs and cafés to choose from. But if you can only find solace in shopping, you are in luck because Meadowhall which is the one of the largest shopping centres in the city is just a 20-minutes’ tram ride from the Shalesmoor tram stop.