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Silk Mill

Situated west of the city centre by the union canal, Silk Mill is just a 12-minute walk from Edinburgh Napier University and a 26-minute walk from the University of Edinburgh. And with Fountainbridge nearby, you’ll have access to plenty of shops, cafes and bars to keep you entertained outside of studying.

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Based on the west side of Edinburgh city centre, you’ll find our new Silk Mill apartments ready for you to start your university life! Whether you’re coming to attend Edinburgh Napier University as an undergraduate student or taking a further step as a postgraduate at the University of Edinburgh, Silk Mill is in the ideal location, just minutes away from both establishments.

In the local area you can find parks perfect for sports, plenty of pubs for relaxing at the weekend and easy transport links to get to and from campus. Our Silk Mill apartments allow you to take advantage of everything Scotland’s capital city has to offer!

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Highlights

A home away from home

At Silk Mill Edinburgh, we want every moment you spend at your new home to be enjoyable and stress-free. That’s why we go the extra mile to boost your day, from the moment you wake up until the sun goes down. Enjoy complimentary coffee and breakfast on weekdays and make the most of the recreational facilities on offer throughout the building.

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You could spend the afternoon in one of our well-stocked games area which we’ve decked out with the latest hardware and top rated games, or have your own dinner party by booking out one of our private dining areas. At Silk Mill apartments, not only can you expect a comfortable place to rest, you’ll also have access to a host of superb amenities to make your new life a whole lot easier.

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Our Offers

Rooms

  • All
  • Apartment
  • Studio
12.8m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

15m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

12.8m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

12.8m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

15m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

12.8 m² | Small double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, headboard shelving and underbed storage

Shared living, kitchen and dining area, fully fitted kitchen, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, smart TV, sofa and dining table with chairs

17.9-21m² | Double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, bedside table or shelving and underbed storage

En-suite with a smart TV, fully fitted kitchen with an integrated washer-dryer, dishwasher and breakfast bar stool

21-22.8m² | Double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, bedside table or shelving and underbed storage

En-suite with a smart TV, fully fitted kitchen with an integrated washer-dryer, dishwasher, two-seater sofa, dining table and chairs or breakfast bar stool

23-26.8m² | Double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, bedside table or shelving and underbed storage

En-suite with a smart TV, fully fitted kitchen with an integrated washer-dryer & dishwasher

22.4-28.6m² | Double bed, desk chair, wardrobe, bedside table or shelving and underbed storage

En-suite with a smart TV, fully fitted kitchen with an integrated washer-dryer & dishwasher

Student Living

Live

At Silk Mill Edinburgh, we aim to make your university life as easy and relaxed as possible, so we’re open and honest about our charges and services. There are no hidden fees and we will never surprise you with an unexpected cost. In a city with events at every turn, rather than worrying about admin, we want you to focus on making the most of your university days, in terms of both setting yourself up for your dream career and enjoying the fun things in life right now.

Features and Benefits

Details

All the things that make up the Silk Mill lifestyle

Facilities

  • Free weekday grab and go breakfast including 24/7 coffee
  • Boutique bedrooms
  • In apartment washer dryer and dishwasher
  • Weekly events and access to personal training
  • Weekly cleaning of the shared kitchen area and communal spaces
  • Safe and secure with video door and key fob entry
  • Onsite maintenance team with an easy online booking system
  • On-site secure bike storage & hire to encourage sustainable travel
  • All-inclusive bills including gas, water and electricity
  • High-speed WiFi with a personal private network for each resident
  • Wall mounted smart TV’s in all studios and shared living spaces

Activities

  • Wellness events – including motivational talks from inspiring individuals and career advice
  • Weekly social calendar – create memories and take part in our events including Masterchef challenges, cultural tours and pop up vintage shop

Security

  • CCTV
  • Onsite service team and maintenance support
  • Fire system
  • Safe and secure access to your home with video door entry via the Fermax MeetMe App on your phone

Nearby

In close proximity to this property, you will find the convenience of a local post office, grocery store and several campuses right on your doorstep!

Only
3min
Walk to Fountain Park Shopping Centre
Only
12min
Walk to Edinburgh Napier University - Merchiston Campus
Only
26min
Walk to University of Edinburgh
Only
27min
Walk to Edinburgh City Centre
Building Address

162 Dundee Street,
Edinburgh EH11 1FH

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