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Make yourself at home

Piccadilly Point is right in the heart of Manchester city centre, just one minute from Manchester Piccadilly train station and 10 - 15 minutes’ walk from both Manchester Metropolitan University and the University of Manchester. The property’s central location means you’re close to the best shopping and leisure areas that Manchester has to offer.
Here you'll find plenty of information on what you'll find in your new home and the surrounding area, as well as 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 and recyling box
  • Sofas
  • Breakfast bar
  • Stools
  • Ventilation system
  • Armchairs


  • Beds are three-quarter size
  • Desk with drawers
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Coat hook
  • Mirror
  • Shelving
  • Bedside table in Premium Range 1 rooms
  • Under bed storage
  • Noticeboard


  • Shower pod
  • Washbasin
  • Mirror
  • Toilet
  • Toilet roll holder
  • Vanity light
  • Shelf
  • Towel rail


  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and bucket
  • Dustpan and brush

Facilities at Piccadilly Point

Our friendly reception will be open 8am - 8pm Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm Saturday.
Common Room
The common room includes a study area, TV with laptop connection, USB sockets in walls, reading facilities, a pool table, games console (PS4), Freeplay, three vending machines, Free printing and a gym (open 6am - 10pm).
Laundry Facilities
The laundry room is located Block A. Machines are operated through the MyUnite app.
Outside Space
There is a small seating area.
Limited parking bays are available. Charges apply.
Bike Storage
Bike storage is available at Piccadilly Point - if you are planning on bringing your bike then please remember to bring your own bike lock.
Recycling facilities are available at Piccadilly Point.
Fire Test Day
Fire alarms are fitted throughout the property. Your fire alarm test day is Tuesday between 11am - 11.30am. Your fire assembly point is located on Berry Street.
Key Type
You will receive a 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 Piccadilly Point

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 card.

Where can I park and unload my car?

There are a number of parking places around Piccadilly Point. For drop off only purposes, we will be opening our forecourt and customer parking spaces. For longer stays, NCP car park is situated opposite Piccadilly Station (£2.50 for 1 hour and £3.50 for 1 to 2 hours and £10.00 for 24 hours).

Where is Piccadilly Point?

Piccadilly Point
23 Berry Street
M1 2AD

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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