Building what’s included
- Private Study Room
- Coffee Lounge
- Private Dining Room
- Dance Studio
- Pool table
- Laundry Room
- Outside Terrace
- Bike Store
- Secure Key Fob Access
- Free Weekday Breakfast
- Free Bi-weekly Housekeeping
- Free Daily Events
- 24/7 On-site Team
- Superfast Wifi
- 24hr Parcel Room
Standard features you get in every room type
- Kitchen – microwave oven, hob, sink, fridge freezer
- Ensuite bathroom – shower, mirror, sink, toilet
- Double bed
- Underbed storage
- Desk chair
- Smart TV
- Opening window
Choose between eight room types at Vita Student Iona Street. All studios include a kitchen, ensuite bathroom, study space and storage space.
WHAT WE’RE ABOUT
Vita Student is for students that want it all.
For students that want to live without limits.
With an all-inclusive service, living at Vita Student lifts some of the pressures from university life, allowing you to focus on your studies and your experience.
Our buildings are full of friendly faces from many different places. All here to make the most of their time at university. Whether you are creative or academic, Vita Student is the place to learn, thrive and make connections.
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Is it too late to book for 2023/24?more
Not at all! We still have some rooms immediately available for this current academic year (2023/24). Please get in touch to reserve your room.
Can I choose my room?more
Yes, but provided the room is available. You can book the exact room you want when you book directly through our website or speaking to our Lettings Team.
Can I book a viewing?more
Yes! Contact our team to book a viewing.
Is there a bike store? Is it included in the fee?more
Yes! All of our buildings have bike stores, and they’re included in your fee. We also have Vita Student bikes that you can use whenever you want.
Do you offer printing facilities?more
Yes, all of our buildings have on-site printing facilities. When you arrive, you will receive an email to set up your printing account – once you have confirmed you can add credit to your account and start printing.
What kitchen appliances are included?more
Rooms at Vita Student already include kitchen appliances like a fridge, microwave, oven and hob. Please do not bring any additional appliances when you move in.
Is there a laundry room?more
Yes – we have a laundry room in the building. When using the laundry rooms, all you need to do is top up your account to start using the machines.
What do I need to bring when I move in?more
While Vita Student rooms include all main kitchen appliances and furniture, you’ll need to bring your own utensils and kitchenware, kettle and toaster, bedroom furnishings, such as towels, duvets, and pillows. However, if you’ve booked a room with us you can order one of our Vita Student kitchen and bedding packs, which delivers all the essentials to your room before you arrive.
Is contents insurance included?more
Yes, you can get free contents insurance with our partner Endsleigh. When you move in, you will receive an email to confirm your cover.
Is there a car park? Is it included in the fee?more
Unfortunately we don’t have on-site parking at this building. However, all of our buildings are centrally located, with quick access to university and public transport.
What size bed do I get?more
The standard size bed is a double, however you can upgrade your room type and get a king-size bed.
What’s included at Vita Student Iona Street?more
Vita Student Iona Street is all-in. Free breakfast, utility bills, private bookable spaces, on-site gym, free-to-use bikes, housekeeping, daily events, and much more are all included when you move in.
Where is the nearest public transport to Vita Student Iona Street?more
Balfour and McDonald Road tram stops are situated within a 2-minute walk of Vita Student Iona Street, giving you quick and easy access into Edinburgh’s city centre.
What shops are close to Vita Student Iona Street?more
Vita Student Iona Street is surrounded by the best shops, cafes and restaurants in Edinburgh’s Leith area. The nearest Lidl supermarket is just a 3-minute walk.
How close is Vita Student Iona Street to university?more
Vita Student Iona Street is a 20-minute journey to Edinburgh University’s main campus.