Grand Central

Skelhorne Street, Liverpool, L3 5GA

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Price (per week)

Shared bathroom GDC: £115
Standard en-suite GDC: £142




Grand Central is located next to Lime Street station in the very heart of the city.

It is perfectly located for students based at either of LJMU’s campuses.

Room types

There are over 1200 bedrooms in total. All cluster flats have a shared kitchen, dining area and lounge, including dining table, chairs, and sofas.

Each cluster flat contains up to six bedrooms. All bedrooms have a study desk, wardrobes and extra storage.

There are four room types at Grand Central:

  • Shared bathroom rooms with single beds
  • Standard En-suite rooms with single beds
  • Premium En-suite rooms with small double beds
  • Studio rooms with double beds

Please note
Studio rooms
are reserved for those with additional needs. If you feel that you require a studio, please email before requesting a studio. A studio request will not be processed without an email sent prior.


The site is a secure gated community for Grand Central and Horizon Heights residents. There is a small external communal space and an internal social space, with pool table and table tennis.


Grand Central tends to be a desirable choice due to its size, location and popularity with younger students.

Additional information

Contract length: 42 weeks
Price starting from: £115
Initial payment type: None
Initial payment: £0
Early payment discount: No

- Flats have between three and six bedrooms
- 95% of the flats offered to new LJMU students have either four or five bedrooms
- Shared kitchen/living area in each flat
- Free WiFi connection in every bedroom
- All bedrooms have single beds except the Premium bedrooms which have small double beds
- Rent includes all heating and lighting costs
- Rent includes basic contents insurance
- Launderette on site
- No parking available

WiFi and wired connection in bedrooms
Typical inclusive bandwidth: 50 Mb/sec
Option to upgrade bandwidth?: Yes
Bandwidth and annual cost for upgrade: 70 Mb: £99
External WiFi routers allowed: No
Name of provider: Glide