What we can offer you in Sheffield


Sheffield is a unique city which has a lot to offer for students and professionals. The mix of city life and green space allows you to live a balanced lifestyle, in which you can enjoy the benefits of a busy city without all the stress.

With generous funding and further development planned for the city, we are pleased that our latest accommodation building is based in the heart of Sheffield, located on St Mary’s Road, S2 4FR. Close to both The University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University, it is only a short walk from both campuses, making it a great choice for students. The landmark development comprises of 78 high-end studio, one and two-bedroom apartments and has a number of bars, bistros, shops, supermarkets and restaurants right on its doorstep.

Onyx Residence has been designed to offer convenient and spacious accommodation with all apartments coming fully furnished as standard, ready to move into from September 2018. With modern furnishings, high-specification kitchen appliances and high-speed Wi-Fi included, it has everything to offer. The development also benefits from a reception area with a concierge service, as well as limited parking and a cycle-store.

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What’s going on in Sheffield

Whether you like shopping, cultural attractions, botanical gardens or hiking in the nearby Peak District, this beautiful city has endless attractions to choose from. Known for its green spaces, the city and surrounding area has over 13 different parks to choose from; The Peak District National Park, just to the south of the city, being a favourite. Known for its breath-taking views and stunning scenery you are sure to get lost in its tranquillity.

Of course, Sheffield has plenty to offer other than parks. Living here you will never be short of things to do as the area boasts a large number of theatres, bars and restaurants. If you like shopping then you will also be spoilt for choice as Fargate offers retail brands such as Topshop, H&M and New Look and is just a short walk from Onyx Residence.

A little further out, just a 20-minute drive from Onyx Residence, you also have Meadowhall shopping centre. With over 280 shops, a cinema and dining court with a large selection of restaurants, eateries and bars, it is a shopper’s dream and a full day out.

Studying in Sheffield

Sheffield has not only one, but two highly-rated universities meaning it is heavily populated with students and recent graduates. Sheffield Hallam University is the third largest university in the United Kingdom with over 37,000 students alone, of which 4,000 are international students.

The University of Sheffield was impressively ranked 104th in the world and 13th in the UK in a 2018 top university ranking by Times Higher Education. The University of Sheffield teaches 25,000 students, including around 3,900 international students from 120 countries.

Both of these universities have buildings located across the city, and all are within walking distance of Onyx Residence. The city has a great reputation for student life and was recently voted one of the safest cities in the United Kingdom, adding to one of the many reasons to live and study here.

Transport and travel in Sheffield:

Getting around Sheffield couldn’t be any easier, with plenty of transport options at your fingertips. If you choose to study in Sheffield you may choose to catch the Supertram around the city but staying at Onyx Residence reduces the need for transport with its handy location within walking distance of most amenities.

Sheffield train station is located only a few minutes’ walk away and offers services all across the country meaning travel in and out of the city is also very easy. With a number of bus routes also available, there is a bus stop just one street away from Onyx Residence. The key location of the development is one of its biggest selling points and makes it perfect for students or professionals wanting to maximise convenience.

Contact us

Whether you want to know more about a particular building, you have a general enquiry about the lettings process or you want to request a viewing, get in touch with our friendly and helpful lettings consultants today!

You can call our Sheffield office on 0114 383 0712 or alternatively if you prefer you can directly email your enquiry to info@ypp.co.uk.

Please provide as much information as you can within your email or over the phone, this will help us understand your requirements. If you have seen a particular property online, please refer to the property reference found at the bottom of the advert.

Don’t forget that you can always pop into our office for a chat. We’re open Monday to Friday 09:00 till 17:30 (out of hours by appointment only).

You can find our office located on the main city centre ring road, which is under 10 minutes walking distance from Sheffield train station. Our address is: Onyx Residence, 111 St Mary's Road, Sheffield, S2 4FR.

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Email: info@ypp.co.uk | Phone: 0114 383 0712 | Visit: www.ypp.co.uk

Student Accommodation in Sheffield

Looking for a student lettings company you can trust? Want to live in a modern, fully furnished apartment close to universities and Sheffield city centre? We have all the answers for you and our modern apartments are the perfect solution for students studying in Sheffield.

Onyx Residence provides a safe and comfortable living environment for tenants – it has a large reception area offering concierge. Its desirable location means you can wake up and walk to Sheffield Hallam University within 5-10 minutes.

Ranging from studios, one and two-bedroom apartments, you choose how you want to live. Each apartment is designed for city living, making the most of space with integrated high-spec appliances.

Whilst you are in your apartment you can stay connected with high-speed Wi-Fi, offering speeds of 100mbps – allowing you to focus on studying without interruption.

So, if you’re looking for a student apartment to rent and you want stress-free living then contact us today for more information.

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