Accommodation for students at Gloucestershire Academy is provided in Gloucester by Markey in conjunction with the Hospital Trusts accommodation provider, Spectrum Housing Group (website link). All of our accommodation is no more than a 10-15 minute walk from either Gloucestershire Royal Hospital or Cheltenham General Hospital.
Accommodation – Gloucester
A recently refurbished property, close to the City Centre and the Historic Quays, consisting of a number of 2, 3 or 5 bed flats. All fully furnished, study bedrooms (some bedrooms with en-suite), lounge / dining / kitchens with fully fitted appliances. This property is just a few moments walk to the Heart of the City Centre, where shopping and night life is evident and close to transport links. Providing modern student life with minimal hassle.
A recently constructed property, close to the City Centre and the Park, consisting of a number of 1 or 2 bed flats. All fully furnished, study bedrooms (some bedrooms with en-suite), lounge / dining / kitchens with fully fitted appliances. This property is just a few moments walk to the Heart of the City Centre, where shopping and night life is evident and close to transport links. Providing modern student life with minimal hassle.
The flats are arranged with 2 – 4 bedrooms all share shower rooms. Each flat and bedroom is fully furnished to a high standard providing the resident with clean modern, comfortable, affordable accommodation.
Each flat has an open plan kitchen/ dining/ living area furnished to a high standard and maintained by our in House team. The Kitchens are fully fitted, including modern appliances and comfortable furniture.
All of the properties in Gloucester are newly furnished with Bed, Wardrobe, Drawer Unit, Desk & Chair and with Fridge & Freezer, Microwave, Toaster, Kettle, Ironing Boards (but NOT irons), vacuum cleaners (see note below), dining tables, chairs and soft seating.
PLEASE NOTE : For all of above properties in Gloucester you will need to bring basic cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery, pots & pans (although a limited supply may be available), duvet, pillows, bed linen and towels as they are not provided.
We provide a number of vacuum cleaners at all of our accommodation blocks in Gloucester and we encourage you to use them regularly during your stays. Please ensure that when you use the vacuums that you empty the dirt containers regularly and report any faults to the Undergraduate Office immediately, so that we can investigate/solve the problem promptly for you. See website for more details
Accommodation – Cheltenham
5th years studying in Cheltenham will be accommodated in Caduceus House, Christowe Lane (a 16 bed property split into four 4 bedroom flats) and 4th years studying in Cheltenham will be accommodated in two 6 bedroom houses in Sandford Mill Road.
These properties are managed by the Trust accommodation provider, Spectrum Housing Group and come fully furnished.
Properties also come with a housekeeping service once a week for communal areas and bathrooms and laundry service (for bed linen that has been provided only) on a weekly basis. Each house in Sandford Mill Road has two off road parking spaces only.
All of our accommodation in Cheltenham is fully furnished with Bed, Wardrobe, Chest of Drawers, Desk, Chair, Bedside Table and Lamp and with Fridge/Freezer, Microwave, Kettle, Ironing Boards and irons, basic cooking utensils, pans and crockery. PLEASE NOTE : You will be provided with a set of bed linen and a towel but you may wish to bring extra bed linen and towels with you.