Sheffield Student Accommodation
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Project Student is one of the leading providers of private student accommodation in Sheffield for students at the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University.
Our reputation is built on the foundation that we don’t just offer great accommodation for a range of budgets and needs, but we provide a safe and friendly place for you to live and study independently. Get the best Sheffield private student accommodation with Project Student.
Sheffield Student Properties
Portobello St, Sheffield City Centre, Sheffield S1 4AA
Semester let rooms available on selected room types, be quick to avoid missing out!
A selection of stylish apartments to share with friends or make new ones at Portobello Point. Choose from a 3, 4 or 6-bedroom apartment with a private ensuite and shared living space.
Features: Bills inclusive. Courtyard Garden. Laundry facilities. CCTV & Secure entry. On-site gym.
University of Sheffield 6 min (0.3 mi) walk
Sheffield Hallam 11 min (0.6 mi) walk
Supermarket: 10 min walk
City centre: 8 min walk
Train station: 17 min walk
Contract Start: 11th January 2024 / 2nd May 2024
Contract Length: January semesters and May semestersArrange a viewing View Property
Living Life as a Student in Sheffield
There’s no shortage of things to do and explore as a student in Sheffield. From outdoor pursuits in the Peak District National Park to retail therapy at Meadow Halls, we’ve rounded up a handful of highlights to add to your list while studying in Sheffield.
Sheffield is known as the “outdoor city,” and for good reason. The city is surrounded by stunning countryside, including the Peak District National Park, which is just a short drive away. There are many hiking and cycling trails in the area, as well as rock climbing and bouldering opportunities. For something more relaxing, visit one of Sheffield’s many parks, such as the Botanical Gardens or Endcliffe Park.
Sheffield has a vibrant food scene, with plenty of options to suit all tastes and budgets. Some top restaurants to check out include The Botanist Bar & Kitchen which has a secret garden where you can dine on exceptional food and drink, and Edo Sushi, which serves up delicious sushi and other Japanese dishes. For something more casual, head to the Sheffield Tap, a popular pub with a great selection of beers and ales.
Not to be overlooked is the city’s history. Rooted in steel production, Sheffield played a vital part in the Industrial Revolution and you can learn more about this at the Kelham Island Museum, which has exhibits on the city’s industrial past. You can also take a tour of the Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet, a historic site that was once a working steel mill.
For sports fans, you’ll probably already know Sheffield is home to two of the oldest football league clubs in the world, Sheffield Wednesday and Sheffield United. For footie enthusiasts, make sure to catch a match at Hillsborough Stadium or Bramall Lane. The city also has a thriving sports scene, with opportunities to try everything from kayaking to rugby. Project student provides the best student studios, private student accommodation near the University of Sheffield and Hallam University.
Unveiling Sheffield’s Universities: Endless Courses & Immersive Campus Life
The University of Sheffield is a renowned institution in the beautiful city of Sheffield. With its diverse student body consisting of over 30,000 students from 140 different countries, the campus buzzes with energy and cultural diversity. Established in 1828, the university’s history is firmly rooted in Sheffield’s educational landscape. Notable alumni, such as the famous comedian Eddie Izzard, have walked its halls. Surrounding the campus, the city offers a vibrant social scene with an array of activities to enjoy, from exploring the stunning Peak District nearby to immersing oneself in the local music and arts scene. Sheffield is an exciting place to be for any student looking for a dynamic and enriching university experience.
Sheffield Hallam University isn’t just an institution of higher learning; it’s a hub of fascinating information. Did you know that Nick Park, the creator of Wallace and Gromit, studied Communication Arts at Sheffield Hallam? This modern university is also ranked top in Yorkshire and the Humber and boasts the title of the greenest city in England, with over 2 million trees. If you’re looking for a fun and friendly environment to study in, with plenty of interesting facts and a beautiful city to explore, Sheffield Hallam University is the place to be.
Looking for student accommodation in Sheffield?
Are you on the hunt for student accommodation in Sheffield?
Look no further than Portobello Point, proudly brought to you by Project Student! Conveniently located near Sheffield University, Portobello Point offers private rooms that offer ultimate comfort.
At Portobello Point, you’ll enjoy fantastic on-site amenities, such as a gym and a beautiful courtyard garden. With convenient bike storage and 24-hour call-out security, we prioritise creating a comfortable home away from home for our residents. Plus, our all-inclusive rent makes budgeting easy.
Don’t miss out on the best private student accommodation near the University of Sheffield – choose Portobello Point by Project Student today!
Why Project Student?
We specialise in offering purpose-built private student accommodation throughout the UK. Providing the personalised service you deserve is central to our business. That’s why our student accommodation in Sheffield has been carefully designed to meet your needs.
Our properties are equipped with various features to simplify your life, making it hassle-free, allowing you to focus on the things that matter most. Of course, our top priority is to provide you with a safe, secure, and comfortable home. Rest assured, we’re here for you whenever you need us.
We’re truly passionate about students and property—it’s part of our DNA. We believe it’s a winning combination! That’s why we’re proud to be Project Student.
We’re Project Student. Get ready to make Sheffield your home!
Handpicked by our team and our student residents, this guide to the city will ensure your time studying in Sheffield creates lifelong memories you can’t forget!
Did you know? Consider these four facts about Sheffield, ammunition for your next pub quiz:
- Sheffield is home to more than two million trees – that’s the highest ratio of trees to people for any city in Europe.
- Sheffield has its own Walk of Fame. Outside the Town Hall, you’ll find a number of plaques in the shape of stars engraved with the names of famous sons and daughters of Sheffield and why they’re well known.
- Sheffield’s nickname is “Steel City”, after its steel-producing role in the Industrial Revolution.
- The city is also sometimes called the “largest village in England”, due to its relative isolation, surrounded by hills.
Our top picks!
SocialThe Depot Bakery! Located on Burton Rd, Sheffield's premium artisan bakery. Treat yourself to the smell of freshly baked sourdough bread, delicious coffee, baked treats and amazing cheese toasties.
EntertainmentExperience high drama in Sheffield's Crucible Theatre, renowned for hosting the prestigious annual World Snooker Championship besides a range of regular theatrical performances.
ShoppingIntroducing Fargate: a brand new village of shipping containers coming to Sheffield in 2023. Experience the best of contemporary design with food vendors, shops, living walls, outdoor seating and a big screen. All located in the heart of Sheffield's city centre.
ExploreKelham Island: former cornerstone of Sheffield’s industry, now home to independent boutiques, food halls, microbreweries, galleries, and a museum on the city's history. Only 17 minutes' walk from University of Sheffield Campus.
OutdoorsAs a student in Sheffield, you really can have the best of both worlds. Within a 10-minute drive from the city centre, you’ll reach the Peak District National Park where you can let your inner explorer roam free.
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