Convenient, Comfortable and Connected student living

The Westwood

The Westwood is adjacent to NUI Galway with GMIT only a short bus/bike ride away. Ultrafast WIFI throughout, modern en suite bedrooms, private on-site gym, cinema room, study and gaming lounges and all for one fully inclusive price.

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Room Rates

AccommodationPrice
Classic En Suite Bedroomsfrom €208.00 per week (excluding utility charge)
Classic En Suite Plus Bedroomsfrom €256.00 per week (excluding utility charge)

Connacht GAA Special Offer

€100 Spar Voucher

To help with your healthy eating regime you will receive a €100 voucher to use in the on-site Spar store.

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Bust membership fees and pump some iron in our on-site gym! Fully equipped with resistance and cardio machines, free-weights where you can get away from the study and stretch out our join one of our organised classes. You’ve got no excuse not to get fit now!

No need to worry about splitting the bills! All our tenants are charged a set fee (Fair Usage Policy Applies) of €16.50 for each week of their tenancy for Utilities which covers Electricity, Internet and Waste. This charge is billed monthly in addition to rent due and payable on the 1st of each month via the Mezzino Hub.

You will have access to our Wi-Fi service provided by ASK4, offering 100MB speeds throughout the entire building and communal areas. Additionally, you will have 200mb ethernet access in your bedroom with no usage caps.

Our large modern kitchens are fully fitted, and each includes an oven, separate oven/grill, hob, integrated microwave, dishwasher, fridge freezer, toaster, kettle, cookware and utensils. Our 8 bed apartments are even set up with two of everything so there will be no arguments for cooking spaces!

Fitted with lazy seating, pool table, table football, board games and coffee dock, our student lounge is the perfect place to relax and take a break from your studies. If you are a gamer, you’ll love our gaming pod fitted out with the latest in gaming tech to provide the perfect gaming experience.

In addition to the ample private study space provided in your apartment and room we also have two shared study lounges, one fitted out for group study and the other equipped with individual study hubs.

Our Cinema room is equipped with the latest in audio visual technology. So, whether you and a few friends want to ‘cast’ something onto the big screen and chill out or come along to some of our movie nights or watch Champions League the choice is yours.

Fitted with lazy seating, pool table, table football, board games and coffee-dock our games lounge is the perfect place to relax and take a break from the studies.

You can shop online to your heart’s content; our reception staff will happily take delivery for parcels and signed-for items.

Our state-of-the-art laundry facilities allow residents the opportunity to wash and dry their clothes in comfort. No need for queuing as our laundry app will let you see from the comfort of your apartment when machines are in use.

If things break or go wrong you have no need to worry, our friendly maintenance team will fix them quickly and cheerfully.

Our Res-life programme is jam-packed with social events for you and your friends to enjoy.

All entrances are access controlled, the residence is monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day and you’ll have no need to worry about keys as we can provide an app for your phone which will unlock your door as you walk up to it. A member of our on-site team is available day or night, so you feel safe and secure all the time.

Cycling is one of the best and easiest ways to travel around so if you’re bringing your bike with you, it will always have a home.

Cycling is one of the best and easiest ways to travel around so if you’re bringing your bike with you, it will always have a home.

By living with us, you are supporting sustainable living. Highfield House has been built to NZEB (Nearly Zero Energy Building) standards. We are committed to minimising our carbon footprint, which includes building to high levels of insulation & heating using the latest heat pump technology and power provided by wind sourced electricity, which is supplemented by our own solar panels. We target high levels of waste reduction in all our properties and strongly support residents in reducing and recycling their waste. Highfield House and our sister property; The Westwood, Galway are currently Ireland’s only student accommodation who are committed to Ireland’s Green Hospitality programme.

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