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About Steel City Student Accommodation
Are you looking to live in market-leading accommodation for students in Sheffield, just a short walk away from Sheffield Uni and Sheffield Hallam? If so, Steel City is the one for you! Providing a high-quality range of apartments and studios in the perfect location, you’re guaranteed a university experience unlike any other whilst choosing to stay with us.
Living at Steel City
We understand how important it is to live in an environment that can support your academic needs as well as provide you with the opportunity to network and meet new people. All of our rooms, studios and apartments come with self-contained air conditioning and Samsung TV’s so that you can be comfortable in your living space whether you are prepping for class or watching Netflix.
Steel City FAQs
What kind of social amenities does Steel City have?
Steel City is equipped with a range of social spaces and amenities that are perfect for connecting and making new friends as well as focusing on your studies:
- Stylish Sky Lounge: Socialise and relax with friends in a stylish setting.
- Onsite Fitness Studio: Release endorphins and stay fit with convenient access to a fitness studio.
- Ping Pong: Engage in friendly games of ping pong with fellow residents.
- Communal Lounge: Gather and socialise with other residents in the communal lounge area.
How safe is Steel City?
To ensure your safety and comfort we have staff on-site from 9am to 5pm, and our student wardens are on-site to help during out of hours, as well as CCTV and a fob entry system for your security.
How often are amenities cleaned?
All shared communal areas and amenities are cleaned every week.
How fast is the internet connection?
200Mbps Internet is available with wired connection. Internet speeds may vary but estimated at 100Mbps depending on the time of day and number of users using the service at any one time.
Steel City’s Neighbourhood
Where can you buy Groceries near Steel City?
You can buy your groceries at Co-op Food, right opposite the student accommodation. Tesco Express is just a 3-minute walk from the site, and several other supermarkets are a stone’s throw away, including many supermarkets specialising in Oriental, African, and Middle Eastern products.
Where can you go shopping near Steel City?
The city of Sheffield is known for its independent stores, and quite a few areas have become independent shopping districts on their own. Whether you are looking for local makers or vintage treasures and even designer boutiques, the shops in the city will not disappoint you!
By taking the Yellow Line Tram, you are only a 25-minute trip away from Meadowhall Shopping Centre, or it’s a 15-minute walk to The Moor, both of which will satisfy your shopping needs with loads of high-street shops, and don’t forget to check if they offer student discounts!
Where can you eat out near Steel City?
From comfort food to top-tier feasts, Sheffield has a broad food scene to suit everyone. So if you need a quick lunch between lectures or a great dinner to celebrate a great grade, you will find what you are looking for in the city.
With the city centre, a short 12-minute walk away from Steel City accommodation, you can enjoy Sheffield’s many restaurants and cafes, that cater to a wide range of dietary preferences including vegan, vegetarian, and halal. In addition, West Street is sure to dazzle you with food from various countries, so enjoy!
What can you do around Sheffield?
When are you moving to Sheffield for university, you will have many ways to keep yourself entertained. The ‘Steel City’ is known for the steel production that goes back in the 19th century. But long since then, Sheffield has become famous for buzzing student nightlife, great food markets, shopping experiences, and music festivals featuring the latest acts.
Sheffield has a very rich history including Kelham Island and the beautiful Peak District National Park which surrounds a third of the city, making it easier than ever to take a break in this historic landscape and enjoy nature and the fresh air. Take a trip out and visit the Kelham Island Museum or take a break at one of the many cafes or bars.
Ponds Forge is a great spot to unleash your athletic side and work up a sweat using their Olympic-sized swimming pool, indoor Gym, or many other facilities, and if you enjoy music or art there are plenty of amazing museums and galleries to learn more about Sheffield’s rich history and culture.
Where can you have a night out near Steel City?
Set in the West Bar area of Sheffield’s city centre, you are a short walk away from thriving bars and popular student clubs such as Viper Room, The Leadmill and Tank. Next to the accommodation is The Perch which has live bands, beer festivals and serves amazing food.
Transport from Steel City accommodation
Transport from Steel City to Hythe train station
Steel city is a short 17 minute walk to Sheffield main train station. Alternatively there are a number of transport links for days you don’t feel like walking.
Transport from Steel City to Sheffield’s University
Steel city is just a short 17 minute walk away from Sheffield Uni and a 13 minute walk from Sheffield Hallam.
Transport from Steel City to Sheffield’s city centre
Sheffield’s city centre is just an 11 minute walk, making it really easy for you to explore the city and everything it has to offer.