Situated at Pollock Halls and overlooked by Arthur's Seat, one of Edinburgh's most famous landmarks and a local favourite for hiking and outdoor exercise, the accommodation offers easy access to Edinburgh's central area, and is within 25 minutes walking distance of both the George Square and King's Buildings university campuses. Grant has 199 single bedrooms and two common rooms.

Pollock Halls campus
Common room
Cycle storage
24hr security
Outdoor spaces

Rooms & Prices

Academic year Room type and size Bathroom Lease
2020-2021 Standard Single Room Shared £7,068.00

Single Standard

A standard room with shared bathroom facilities

Catered property

All utility bills are included

£7,068.00 lease cost
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Grant House, Grant House, Pollock Halls of Residence, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh Campuses

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Location Walking Distances* Bus Distances** Bus #s

George Square (University Campus)

18 min (0.9mi) N/A N/A

Kings Buildings (University Campus)

29 min (1.5mi) 22 min (1.5mi) 3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37, 47, x37

Easter Bush (University Campus)

N/A 50 min (6.5mi) 67 (direct, 43min), 37, 47 (with walk 50 min)

University Gym 

15 min (0.8 mi) N/A N/A

Princes Street (shopping)

32 min (1.6 mi) 24 min (1.6 mi) 30, 33, 51, X95

Waverly Train Station

26 min (1.3 mi) 17 min (1.3 mi) 30, 33, 51, X95

Closest supermarket (Sainsburys Local)

9 min (0.5 mi) N/A N/A
Closest large supermarket (Sainsburys Cameron Toll) 20 min (1.1 mi) 15 min (1.1 mi) 3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37, 47, 49, N37

*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: The duration of journeys and distances are approximate and provided by Google Maps.