The Sidings

The Sidings provides contemporary student accommodation for 233 students from both Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.

It is conveniently located within a short walk from both the Penryn Campus and the local amenities of Penryn. It is also close to Penryn train station providing easy access to buses and trains to Falmouth and Truro.

The residence is managed by CRM Students. For more information please see their website.

The Sidings has 36 flats ranging in size from four to seven en-suite bedrooms. The bedrooms are fully furnished to a high standard and the large communal areas provide not only kitchen and dining facilities but a comfortable living space with sofas and a television.

Student Capacity

230+

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At The Sidings there are six room types available:

Single Occupancy En-suite Room

TypeWeeklyTotal
Standard
3/4 Double Bed
£156.58£6,263.20
Medium
Double Bed
£157.71£6,308.40
Large
Double Bed
£160.13£6,405.20

Deposit: £150

Number of rooms: 227

Self-Contained Studio

TypeWeeklyTotal
Studio
3/4 Double Bed
£170.79£6,831.60
Studio Plus
3/4 Double Bed
£185.01£7,400.40
One Bed Flat£185.01£7,400.40

Deposit: £150

Numbers of medium and large en-suite rooms and all studios are limited, so you will not see them as an option on the application. If you would like to apply for this room type please add it to the Notes section of your application with a ranking. We will prioritise students who have a medical requirement for studios.

What’s included in the rent?

All utility bills are included and free 5Mbps broadband and Wi-Fi throughout. Upgraded internet speeds are available at an additional cost for all 40 week tenancies.

Additional facilities for residents at The Sidings

  • Site office – open during office hours Monday-Friday
  • Out of hours support
  • 24hr telephone helpdesk provided all year round to support maintenance and security reports
  • CCTV
  • Secure bicycle/ surf board storage
  • Card operated laundry facilities
  • Payphone

Where to find The Sidings

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