Escape the bustle of city life and enjoy the soothing green space opposite St Andrews Court. Take a relaxing stroll through Glasgow Green - discover the city’s history at the People’s Palace and admire the exotic blooms in the Winter Gardens. Sip your morning coffee at Spitfire Espresso, then catch an art exhibition at The Modern Institute. Hang out with friends at nearby Mono - it serves gourmet vegan food, and hosts some of the best independent music and arts events in town.
Jump on the subway and you’ll reach Glasgow University in 20 minutes. It takes 10 minutes to walk to Strathclyde University, and the bus gets you to Caledonian University in 15 minutes flat.
There’s a strong community spirit at St Andrews Court, and the array of social spaces gives you ample opportunity to socialise with friends. If you enjoy video games, head for the entertainment room where you’ll find a PS4 and Nintendo Wii, or curl up in front of the TV and catch up on your favourite shows. Film fans will love the cinema room, where you can enjoy regular movie nights without leaving the building.
At the end of a long day, head back to your room and relax. There’s Wi-Fi throughout the building, so you can chat to friends or stream your favourite music as you cook dinner in your private kitchen. Fill your fridge and freezer at the nearby Tesco Express, or wander over to Trattoria Gia for reasonably-priced Italian food. At weekends, try brunch at the hip Trans-Europe Café, where you can order the best eggs Benedict in town.
You don’t have to go far for a good night out - The 13th Note music venue and bar is two minutes down the road. No matter how late you get back home, the 24/7 CCTV security system will give you great peace of mind.