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Glassworks in Leeds may be the most luxurious student digs

Lavish £25million student halls kitted out with a gym, home cinema and glamping pods are offering wealthy students an ‘unparalleled level of luxury’.

The development in Leeds features 150 flats across a six-storey building, with residents enjoying double beds, en suite bathrooms, and flat screen TVs in their rooms and a state-of-the art gym on-site. 

Tenants can also book sleepovers in the glamping pods, play about on the slide or entertain friends on the barbeque.

The plush Glassworks development in Leeds offers students luxury apartment and glamping pods complete with a slide 

The six-storey tower also boasts an array of attractive communal spaces where tenants can cook, dine and relax together

The six-storey tower also boasts an array of attractive communal spaces where tenants can cook, dine and relax together

Inside the apartments students can relax in style with comfortable furnishings and their very own flat screen TVs

Inside the apartments students can relax in style with comfortable furnishings and their very own flat screen TVs

Each of the rooms at Glassworks, built by IconInc, have a double or king sized bed with plenty of storage and living space

Each of the rooms at Glassworks, built by IconInc, have a double or king sized bed with plenty of storage and living space

Students will have to fork out £149-a-week to live in the luxury apartments, compared the price of halls at the University of Leeds with rooms starting at around £85-a-week.

Residents of the Glassworks development, built by firm IconInc, can also enjoy complimentary breakfast each morning and a 24-hour concierge, who help with tasks from ordering a taxi to lending a hand with shopping.

The stylish block also has an array of communal areas where students can socialise, dine and study together.

Among them is a home cinema, equipped with surround sound and a nine-foot screen, a spectacular ‘mega kitchen’ an attractive lounge area with wide screen TVs, group study rooms and games zone complete with pool table. 

There is also a fully equipped pantry comes with a large selection of sandwiches, ready meals, drinks, snacks, ice creams and much more to ensure tenants never go hungry. 

A specially fitted Mac Zone promises to give  students computer facilities – whether studying for exams, writing essays, surfing the web or streaming a favourite show.

There are 150 flats on the Glassworks site, with owners IconInc claiming they offer tenants 'unparalleled levels of luxury'

There are 150 flats on the Glassworks site, with owners IconInc claiming they offer tenants ‘unparalleled levels of luxury’

Students can make their own meals in the kitchen spaces available, but the block also comes with a fully stocked pantry

Students can make their own meals in the kitchen spaces available, but the block also comes with a fully stocked pantry

If students are feeling lonely they can head to the communal spaces in the luxury block, where they can spend time together

If students are feeling lonely they can head to the communal spaces in the luxury block, where they can spend time together

Naveen Ahmed, managing director of developers Parklane Group, said; ‘The launch of IconInc took the nation by storm, delivering a new era of luxury student living and setting a benchmark for the industry. 

‘We look forward to building on the success of our first development and taking the concept of living like an icon to a whole new level.

‘We are continuously innovating to further meet the changing needs of students who want to get more from their accommodation than just a living space. 

There is also space for students to study in the comfort of their rooms or head to the Mac Zone where Apple computers are available to surf the web

There is also space for students to study in the comfort of their rooms or head to the Mac Zone where Apple computers are available to surf the web

The communal spaces are furnished with a variety of chairs and tables, perfect to socialise and relax after studying

The communal spaces are furnished with a variety of chairs and tables, perfect to socialise and relax after studying

‘We’ve raised the bar even higher with The Glassworks, bringing Leeds students an unparalleled level of luxury, superior quality facilities and stunning interior design like never before.

‘The Glassworks provides the highest quality living environment which gives students everything they need in one place a place, enabling them to embrace student life – relax, dine, socialise, enjoy hobbies and study.’ 

 

Read more at DailyMail.co.uk


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