Many of our students travel from across the world to join us for an open day, study on a short course or attend a summer school at the Royal Conservatoire. Our courses do not include accommodation and students are required to organise this independently.

Bespoke accommodation designed specifically for performing arts students, Base Glasgow is just minutes from the Royal Conservatoire’s two campuses at Renfrew Street and the Wallace Studios at Speirs Locks. You can save on transport costs while being close to all that the city has to offer, from theatres, music venues and shops to restaurants and bars.

Base Glasgow, is located on McPhater Street and is home to a stylish mix of contemporary shared flats and studio apartments, all of which are en- suite. It’s the only student accommodation in Scotland built to cater to the needs of performers, with five soundproofed practice spaces. It also has a cinema, gym and social living spaces.

Facilities include soundproofed practice and rehearsal spaces, on-site gym, up to 125Mbps Wi-Fi, all utility bills included, cinema, communal games room, communal study rooms and courtyard.

Please note that this accommodation is only for students aged 16+, places are strictly limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Summary of Base Glasgow offer:

Age of students: strictly 16yrs +

Cost: £171 per week
Optional bedding pack: £30
Optional kitchen pack: £35

If you have any access requirements, Base Glasgow are happy to discuss accommodation arrangements to ensure they suit you.

The Conservatoire is not able to make reservations on your behalf.  Please email to enquire about availability.

If you would prefer to stay in hostel, B&B or hotel, you can go to the Visit Scotland website for further options.

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