5 Nicolson Street/5 South College Street has 100 single and 8-twinned study bedrooms, in flats varying in size from 2-4 bedrooms all with shared kitchen and bathroom facilities. It’s a bustling area of Edinburgh’s centre, surrounded by restaurants, bars and cafes; plus it’s right next door to the city’s Festival Theatre, Old College, the University’s iconic headquarters, and just round the corner from the Museum of Scotland and a five minute walk from the Royal Mile.

Central location
Self-catered
Undergraduate property
Laundry facilities on site

Rooms & Prices

Academic year Room type and size Bathroom Lease
2020-2021 Small Single Room Shared £3,754.00
2020-2021 Standard Single Room Shared £4,257.00
2020-2021 Large Single Room Shared £4,761.00
2020-2021 Large Plus Single Room Shared £5,315.00

Small room

Small room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included - there is an average allowance of electricity but overuse can result in additional charges.


£3,754.00 lease cost
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Standard

Standard single room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included - there is an average allowance of electricity but overuse can result in additional charges.


£4,257.00 lease cost
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Large

Large single room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included - there is an average allowance of electricity but overuse can result in additional charges.


£4,761.00 lease cost
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Large plus

'Large plus' single room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included - there is an average allowance of electricity but overuse can result in additional charges.


£5,315.00 lease cost
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Location

Nicolson St and South College Street, 5 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh Campuses

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Location

Walking Distances*

Bus Distances**

Bus #s

George Square (University Campus)

7 min (0.3 mi)

N/A 

N/A

Kings Buildings (University Campus)

35 min (1.8 mi)

23 min (1.8 mi)

3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37, 41

Easter Bush (University Campus)

 N/A

42 min (6.8 mi)

37, 47, 62A, N37, X37, 67

University Gym 

1 min (427 ft)

N/A

N/A

Princes Street (shopping)

18 min (0.6 mi)

21 min (0.6 mi)

29, 37, N37

Waverley Train Station

12 min (0.6 mi)

21 min (0.6 mi)

3, 29, 31, 37, X95

Edinburgh Castle

16 min (0.8 mi)

N/A

N/A

Closest Supermarket (Tesco Metro):

3 min (0.2 mi) 

N/A

N/A

Closest Large Supermarket (Sainsburys, Cameron Toll):

N/A

20 min (1.6 mi)

3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37

 *Duration of journeys and distances are approximate and provided by Google Maps.

**Bus services are provided by Lothian buses and are subject to change. Visit their website for more info: http://lothianbuses.com/  The duration of journeys and distances are approximate and provided by Google Maps.