Welcome to The Old Printworks
Find out more about your new home and what you need to know ahead of check-in day.
Reception opening times: 10am - 6pm from Monday to Friday
Your new home
The Old Printworks, 20 Bernard Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH8 9NX
Nestled between the wide open spaces of the Meadows and Holyrood Park, the Old Printworks is perfect if you’re studying at the University of Edinburgh ...
Information for check-in day
Where do I collect my key?
You will receive a room key and post box key on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Where can I par ...
Find out more about The Old Printworks
The Old Printworks has a common room located just off the main reception area which has a seating area, TV, PS4 and donation library.
There is a study space available located just off the main reception which is accessible 24 hours a day, with printing facilities and desks for quiet work.
There is a gym with four cardio machines and a free weights area.
The laundry room is located in Block A opposite the ground floor lobby. Machines are operated via the MyUnite app.
There are two courtyards to the rear of the property with plants and bench seating.
There is no on-site parking available. The closest car park is on Parkside Street, off St Leonards Street.
Indoor bike storage is available at The Old Printworks in the courtyard by Block C. There's some outside rails too. If you are planning on bringing your bike, please remember to bring your own bike lock.
There are general waste, mixed recycling, food waste and glass recycling facilities in our bin store. We also have British Heart Foundation charity donation points in the laundry room, a food bank donation point in the common room and small electrical recycling in the study room.
Fire test time
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Fire alarms are tested every Monday between 12pm and 3pm. Your fire assembly point is between blocks B and D to the rear of the property.
Wi-Fi (communal areas)
Onsite service team
Outdoor social space
Wi-Fi (in your flat)