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Make yourself at home

Sky Plaza is one of our flagship properties – a contemporary skyscraper with 34 floors overlooking the city of Leeds. As the highest building in Leeds, it boasts fantastic views. Sky Plaza is close to Leeds University and Leeds Beckett University. With quick access to the Leeds First Direct Arena and the city centre it's in the perfect location for local shopping, entertainment, takeaways and nightlife – you’ll never be far from the action!
Here you'll find plenty of information on what you'll find in your new home and the surrounding area. You'll also find important information on check-in day, specific to your property.

What you will find in your flat


  • At least one oven with four hobs (depending on how many people are sharing the flat)
  • At least one cupboard per person
  • At least one fridge freezer
  • Microwave
  • Rubbish bin
  • Sofa(s)
  • Breakfast bar 
  • Stools 
  • Ventilation system on floors 19-34
  • Kettle
  • Toaster


  • Beds are three-quarter size
  • Desk with drawers 
  • Desk chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Coat hook
  • Mirror 
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard
  • Adjustable lighting 


  • Shower pod
  • Bath (Classic Studios only)
  • Washbasin
  • Bathroom mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Shelf


  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and bucket
  • Dustpan and brush
  • Iron and ironing board

Facilities at Sky Plaza

Our friendly reception will be open between 8am - 8pm, Monday - Friday and 9am - 5pm on Saturdays.
Common Room
Sky Plaza has a big, bright common room with a widescreen TV, two pool tables, a coffee area and sofas for chilling out. There is also a large study area on the first floor of B block with bookable private study rooms. Keep an eye out for charity and community events happening in the common room.
Laundry Facilities
The laundry room is located on the first floor. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
Outside Space
Sky Plaza has a courtyard area with access to BBQ equipment, perfect for the outside activities we arrange, and an onsite supermarket.
There is no on site parking available at The Plaza. Local parking is available at Merrion Centre, First Direct Leeds Arena and Woodhouse Lane.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available at Sky Plaza – if you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling facilities are available at Sky Plaza.
On site gym with weights and cardio machines.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Tuesday between 2pm - 2.30pm. Your fire assembly point is located in Queens Square.
Key Type
You will receive a key and key card on arrival at the property, which you can use to access your room and communal areas.
Our Emergency Contact Centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Just call 0300 303 1611 for assistance.

Information for check-in day at Sky Plaza

Where do I collect my key?

You will need to go to Reception to check-in. Once you have checked in you will receive your key in the form of a key and key card.

Where can I park and unload my car?

There is limited parking on-site for unloading. There are pay and display car parks near the property at the Merrion Centre (from £3 for one hour) and Woodhouse Lane (from £2.20).

Where is Sky Plaza?

Sky Plaza
Clay Pit Lane

When can I move in?

You can move in at any point between the start of your tenancy and up to four weeks later. Got an Android or iOS phone? Tell us when you plan to arrive in the free MyUnite app.
Download the app, select Check-in day from the main menu, and choose your preferred date and time. Not sure when your tenancy starts? Your start date is displayed in the app as you go through this process.
Need to change your arrival date or time? Just go back to the app and edit your choices. And don't worry if you get delayed on moving day, we’ll get you settled whenever you arrive.

Getting online

Get online as soon as you arrive by registering for your Wi-Fi before you get there.

Checking in guide

You can find all the essential information you need for checking in here.

Download the app

From maintenance requests to laundry machines, there's plenty you can do with the MyUnite App.

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