Study and live in style at our spacious and contemporary Glasgow residence. Located in the University District of the city, Nido St James is home to 416 residents every year. Just a 3-minute walk to The University of Strathclyde, our modern residence offers everything from an indoor & outdoor gym, 24-hour security, excellent wifi to plenty of social spaces. You will find a full list of the facilities this great residence has to offer below.

What's included:

  • 3-mins to Strathclyde Uni
  • Indoor & outdoor gym
  • Social spaces & cinema
  • Bike storage
  • Nido membership discounts
  • Onsite maintenance team
  • Housekeeping
  • Onsite laundry facilities
  • Year-round events
  • 24-hour manned security
  • Utilities included
  • 200Mbps Wifi

Room types


from £135/week

Our 7-person ensuite apartments allow you to enjoy your own bedroom and ensuite bathroom while still getting the buzzing atmosphere of a shared living room and kitchen. Select from a range of sizes (Classic - 12 sqm & Large - 25 sqm) and floors in the residence (Silver to Platinum) to create your perfect apartment. We offer payment instalment options to help spread the cost throughout the year. Select to pay in 1, 2, 3, 4 or 10 instalments on all of our Glasgow rooms.

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from £164/week

Our studios are great for having your own space. Each studio comes with all of the home necessities you’ll need while at university plus you can choose from a range of room sizes (Classic - 16 sqm to Deluxe - 25 sqm) and floors in the residence (Silver to Gold) to create your perfect abode. We offer payment instalment options to help spread the cost throughout the year. Select to pay in 1, 2, 3, 4 or 10 instalments on all of our Glasgow rooms.

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St James neighbourhood

Surrounded by quirky bars and cafes, lively clubs and endless shops, Glasgow provides the ultimate university experience. Nido St James has everything to offer at your doorstep, making it convenient to keep the right balance of study and social.

Have a look through the options below to find your favourite places to visit.


  • Restaurants and Cafes

    Bar Soba

    A mere 15-minute walk from Nido St James is this popular restaurant offering a fusion in flavours from Korea, Vietnam & Japan, indulgent cocktails and pre-club DJs.

    79 Albion Street, Glasgow - G1

    Bread Meats Bread

    Winner of Scotland’s Best Burger 2016, Bread Meats Bread promises the best burgers in Glasgow. Located in the heart of the city centre, this is a great spot to go with friends.

    104 St Vincent Street, Glasgow - G2 5UB
  • Local Sightseeing


    The Gallery of Modern Art is the main gallery of contemporary art in Glasgow. Just a 15-minute walk from Nido St James, this free entry gallery offers a programme of temporary exhibitions and workshops.

    Royal Exchange Square, Glasgow - G1 3AH

    WEST Brewery

    Head here for a brewery tour in the iconic Templeton Building on Glasgow Green. The West Brewery is a 20-minute walk from Nido St James (but worth it) and also has a large bar serving a range of beers and bites to eat.

    Templeton Building, Glasgow - G40 1AW
  • Shopping and Grooming

    Glasgow’s Style Mile

    Also known as the ‘Golden Z’ - referring to the three main shopping streets in the city centre - Argyle Street - Buchanan Street - Sauchiehall Street. Glasgow’s Style Mile offers a huge concentration of shops, shopping centres, high street chains, boutique shops.

    Antiques Warehouse

    For a large collection of antiques, head for the Antiques Warehouse where dozens of dealers display antique and repro furniture, art nouveau and art deco styles, pictures, porcelain, carpets, clocks, mirrors, pianos, fireplaces, jewellery….the list goes on...

    121 - 127 Lancefield Street, Glasgow - G3 8HZ
  • Bars and Clubs

    Flat 0/1

    Located in the main student area of Glasgow, this local bar plays a mix of indie and electro tracks and is set-up to look like an old retro flat and very popular with students for their fee entry policy.

    162 Bath Street, Glasgow - G2B

    The Ark Bar

    Next door to Strathclyde University and just a 5-minute walk from Nido St James is the contemporary pub, The Ark Bar. Offering great deals on food and drink alongside a large beer garden, this local is frequented by most students.

    46 North Frederick Street, Glasgow - G1 2BS


110 St James Road, Glasgow - G4 0PS

Contact information

+44 (0)207 1000 100


  • Compact double bed
  • Underbed storage
  • Ensuite-bathroom with shower, sink & toilet
  • Closet with hanging space and shelving
  • Study desk & chair


  • Shared kitchen with storage, 2 hobs, 2 sinks, 2 ovens, microwave, fridge and freezer
  • Dining area with a 7-seated dining table
  • Lounge area with sofas and large LCD TV (Residents are responsible for their own TV licences)


  • Compact double bed with under-bed storage
  • Closet with hanging space & shelving
  • Ensuite-bathroom with shower, sink & toilet
  • Study desk and chair
  • Kitchenette with storage, hob, fridge and combination microwave oven
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