O'Shea South opened in September 2014, an impressive building in Edinburgh’s Old Town designed by award-winning architects. With 249 study bed spaces within 4, 5 and 6 person flats around a central courtyard, it features a large common room for residents in addition to their communal kitchen and living rooms


This accommodation, along with O'Shea North, won the 2016 CUBO award, "Best Student Housing”, as voted by UK Universities. 


Holyrood South detailed access guide

Holyrood campus
Self-catered
Common room
Cycle storage
Central location

Rooms & Prices

Academic year Room type and size Bathroom Lease
2020-2021 Standard Single Room Shared £6,932.00
2020-2021 Large Plus Single Room Shared £9,588.00

Standard room

Standard room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included


£6,932.00 lease cost
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Large plus single room

Large plus single room with shared bathroom facilities


Self-catered property


All utility bills included


£9,588.00 lease cost
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Location

O'Shea South, 96 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh Campuses

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Location

Walking Distances*

Bus Distances**

Bus #s

George Square (University Campus)

10 min (0.6mi)

N/A

N/A

Kings Buildings (University Campus)

38 min (1.9 mi)

30 min (1.9 mi)

7,31,37,47,62A,N37, X37

Easter Bush (University Campus)

 N/A

60 min (7 mi)

37, 47, 62, N37, X37,

University Gym 

1 min (0.1 mi)

N/A

N/A

Princes Street (shopping)

19 min (0.9 mi)

24 min (0.9 mi)

29, 37, N37, 41, 42

Waverley Train Station

14 min (0.7 mi)

17 min (0.7 mi)

3, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, N37, X37

Edinburgh Castle

19 min (0.9 mi)

N/A

N/A

Closest Supermarket (Tesco Metro):

6 min (0.3 mi)

N/A

N/A

Closest Large Supermarket (Sainsburys, Cameron Toll):

N/A

23 min (1.7 mi)

3, 7, 8, 29, 31, 37, 47, 49

 *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.