WHATEVER HOME
MEANS TO YOU,
LIVE IT WITH SCAPE

BRAND NEW STUDENT
ACCOMMODATION IN LEEDS

About Scape

Opening in September 2024, our brand-new student accommodation on Merrion Street, in Leeds city centre.

All bills are included. Enjoy fully furnished spaces for you to live, study and hangout. Scape is game-changing student accommodation.

Room Types

Live with flatmates in a shared apartment or enjoy a Studio all to yourself. Whatever ‘home’ means to you, you’ll find a comfy double bed, ensuite bathroom and loads of storage.

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En Suites

Perfect if you’re new to the city or away from home for the first time. You’ll have your own bedroom and bathroom and share the living space with up to 5 flatmates.

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Shared Apartments

A room in a shared apartment, if you’re keen to book with friends. You’ll get your own bedroom with a shared bathroom, kitchen and lounge, ideal for catch ups on the couch.

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Standard Studios

A spacious room all to yourself, ideal if you value your privacy. You’ll have your own ensuite bathroom, private kitchenette, study desk and plenty of storage.

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Medium Studios

Bigger than our standard studios, with a comfy double bed, fitted kitchenette, study desk and ample storage space.

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Large Studios

All the same benefits, along with extra space. You’ll have a comfy double bed, roomy ensuite bathroom and ample storage space.

Our Building

Welcome to Scape Leeds. Discover our spacious communal areas and en-suite rooms. Our accommodation prioritises beautiful design to make your stay at university easy, enjoyable, and exciting.

All Inclusive Living

Sometimes an introvert. Sometimes an extrovert. At Scape, we get it. Which is why all our properties have communal areas to bring everyone together as well as your own private room for when you want to recharge.

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Scape Offers

Want to share a flat with friends? When you book as a group of 5 or more, get up to £200 off each.

The larger the group the better – there is no limit on the number of people eligible.

The is a limited time offer. Reach out to our team to snap it up before it has gone. T&Cs apply.

Up to £1,000 off

Faqs

Your Questions
Answered

When do you open, can I come for a viewing?

We are a brand-new building, and our doors will be opening September 2024 for our first residents to move in. Tours are now open and available to book here. Walk-in tours will be available from the start of March.

Why choose Scape for you student accommodation

We have years of experience building properties with students' needs in mind. We've made sure you'll find everything you need here to make the most of your years of study. All our buildings have a 24/7 reception, offer a great sense of community, regular events, and are located in the best spots in town.

To make the moving experience hassle free your student room at Scape comes with all bills included, no guarantor is needed when booking and each property has modern facilities such as an on-site gym and cinema room – everything you need to live uni life to the full! Come and have a look for yourself and make Scape the university home of your choice.

Is there a gym onsite? What else is included?

Yes, the state-of-the-art gym is onsite and is available to all residents 24/7.

As well as your private En Suite or Studio room you will have As well as your private En Suite or Studio room you will have access to our large communal spaces, this includes communal lounge, kitchen, games area, study zones, craft room, roof terraces, gym, cinema room, library, bike store and laundry room.

Are there any bills I have to pay?

Worried about soaring energy bills and cost of living. You do not have to worry about sticking to your budget with Scape as all utility bills are included in your rent. This includes WiFi, water, heating and electricity.

Unlike other student halls, we also host regular events that are often free to you. These events range from grab and go breakfast, to social mixers, summer parties and offsite events.

We have laundry facilities onsite; this is run by circuit and there is a small payment needed per load.

Getting around in Leeds

Our location being based just north of Leeds city centre means there are plenty of ways for you to get around. With all your local amenities, restaurants and bars just round the corner, walking will be your best bet when it comes to your food shops and general shopping. If you need to venture out further, there are excellent transport links, with regular bus services all over the city with bus stops right outside our building. Leeds mainline train station is 10 minutes away. Wanting to meet up with friends who live in Headingley? Hyde Park and Headingley are a short travel time away.

Discover more about student life in Leeds via our Leeds area guide.

Walk to university

Scape Leeds is just around the corner from Leeds University and Leeds Beckett. Leeds uni is just a 10-minute walk from our new property, with Beckett campus only a 5-minute walk away. With great transport links and connections to all over the city, Scape is also a short trip away from other educational institutions across Leeds.

Can I live with my friends?

Yes, you can. The best way to make sure your group of friends live in the same apartment is by booking together. Reach out to our sales team bookings.uk@scape.com to help organise a group booking. Are you a group of 5 or more? Book together and get £200 off each. Or refer a friend and both receive a £200 Amazon voucher. For these offers, T&Cs do apply.

What will my room come with?

Your room will come fully furnished with an en suite bathroom, power shower, heated towel rail, comfy double bed with large under bed storage, spacious desk, wardrobe, and wooden floors throughout. You also have access to all the communal spaces in the building, and our friendly Scape staff are available 24/7.

Can I choose who I live with in a shared flat?

For our rooms you can request a preference, but this cannot be guaranteed during room allocation. If you want to live with friends, please reach out to the sales team bookings.uk@scape.com to organise a group booking and be placed in the same flats.

Can I have guests stay overnight?

Yes, guests can stay overnight. As a Scape resident you will need to check your guests in at reception or via the app.

How can I get to know people at Scape?

We understand it can feel daunting moving to a new place. We have a packed events calendar to make sure there are lots of chance to meet other residents in the building and help you settle in quickly.

What do I do if I need help?

If you need help with making a booking, please reach out to our sales team via email bookings.uk@scape.com, or live chat on our website.

When you live with us there is a member of the Scape team onsite 24/7 to help. We also have a resident app which lets you ask our reception team questions, raise queries and maintenance requests anytime.

We also have a range of wellbeing resources, and our staff are mental health awareness trained.

How secure is the building?

Our reception is open 24/7 with a member of the Scape team available around the clock. There is CCTV around the premises. Your safety and security is our priority.

What is the payment schedule?

When you book to live in our student flats, we do ask for an installment payment each term. For residents moving in September 2024, your 1st installment and damage deposit will be due on the 1st August 2024. With your 2nd installment due on the 12th January 2025, and your 3rd installment due on the 12th April 2025.

To book a room at Scape Leeds we require a 2-week upfront payment. This is later deducted from your rent.

Where is Scape Leeds located?

Our full address is Jackson House, 44 Merrion Street, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS2 8FZ. You can find us located opposite Merrion Street Gardens. Find us on Google maps here.

It is a 7-minute walk to Leeds Beckett University, and a 10-minute walk to the University of Leeds main campus via Woodhouse Lane.

What communal spaces are there?

There are communal areas to bring everyone together as well as secluded spots for you to relax, recharge and study. Our communal areas include, spacious lounges, games area, communal kitchen and bar, craft room, cinema, fully equipped gym, library and study zones, meeting rooms and study pods. Catch some air on our rooftop garden and terrace. There is also a laundry room running of circuit and a big bike store.

Do you host regular events?

Yes, we host weekly events which are a mix of on-site events and activities around the city. From Friday night hangouts to Superbowl screening, swap shops, and getting competitive go-karting.

Events

From Friday night hangouts to Monday morning yoga, we host loads of events every semester, so you’ll never go bored at uni. Plus, we've teamed up with some incredible brands to score you exclusive student discounts.

The Neighbourhood

Live in the heart of Leeds

From cosy cafés to clubs, living on Merrion Street means you’ll be close to all the best spots in the city. There's no need to wake up extra early to get to your classes, we’re just a short walk to most universities in Leeds. If you want to venture further out, you can hop on a nearby bus or train to get you quickly and easily around the city. From buzzy nightlife spots like Call Lane to the relaxing green spaces of Roundhay Park, there’s loads to see and do on your doorstep.

Leeds Heart

Connecting you to Leeds

  • 10 min walk to Leeds University
  • 5 min walk to Leeds Beckett
  • 5 min walk to Leeds Arts University
  • 5 min walk to First Direct Arena
  • 7 min walk to Millenium Square
  • 10 min walk to Call Lane
  • 20 min cycle to Roundhay Park
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Our Misson

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SPACES DESIGNED

We know that no one resident, university or city is alike. So, with our design-first thinking, we create spaces that reflect who you are, your tastes and ambitions. This is student living like no other.

FOR YOU

SERVICES BUILT

As well as all the amazing amenities included in your rent, we believe what makes Scape truly special is our staff. We know that starting university can be a big change, so all of our buildings have trained people on hand 24/7 to prioritise your wellbeing.

AROUND YOU

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WORLDS OPENED

We’re committed to making our residents feel more connected to themselves, a community of like-minded individuals, the city that you live in and the industry you’re hoping to get into.

FOR YOU

“The staff here are really great, they’re always happy to help you which makes it a very friendly environment. Plus, I really love that Scape is so colourful and vibrant, it makes it a nice place to hangout in.”

Hussein

Scape Guildford resident 2023

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“The events are one of the best things about living at Scape, they’re really regular and they make you feel like you’re part of a community. The best event I went to was the open mic comedy night with Matt Richardson – that was pretty cool.”

Obinna

Scape Guildford resident 2023

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“The design of the communal spaces is amazing, I love the record player and the many books are definitely some of my favourite things. Plus, I really rate the gym here, I don’t need to get a gym membership because it has everything I need.”

Anastasiia

Scape Shoreditch resident 2023

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