Located at a prime position in the city, Orion Point is the perfect choice for students looking to balance their academic and social life. Solent University is just a 3-minutes’ walk away from the residence, so there are fewer chances of being late to early morning lectures and you can save your time in commuting as well. Students studying at the University of Southampton can reach there in just 20-minutes by bus. The city centre is also just moments away from the residence.
The area is very well-connected to the entire city via public transport, with the nearest bus station only a minute’s walk away. Southampton Central train station takes 17-minutes to reach on foot. Due to this excellent transport facilities, you can easily explore the city and also go beyond the city limits when you have a long weekend ahead.
The rooms of Orion Point have been fully-furnished to the highest of standards, so the students can have a comfortable stay and concentrate on their academics. Since there is a heating facility at the accommodation, you don’t have to worry about the cold weather outside. When you have a pile of dirty clothes sitting around, make use of the onsite laundry facility. The property has spacious common areas which are great places to relax after a tiring day at university, with comfortable seating, ping pong, and a TV lounge to watch the latest movies and shows.
Due to its close proximity to the city centre, you can enjoy live music performances by up-coming bands at The Joiners which is an 11-minutes’ walk away. For movie buffs, Showcase Cinema de Lux Southampton is within easy reach for when they want to catch up on the latest movies. Art enthusiasts must visit the Southampton City Art Gallery to enjoy high- quality paintings, sculptures, and more.