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Accommodation For Students With Families at Willow Walk

Fully furnished, contemporary style accommodation, Willow Walk offers two, three and four bedroom apartments, ideal for students with a partner or family.

Located on the boundary of Elms BT9, Willow Walk is an enclosed development with a leafy, quiet environment where you can sit outside and enjoy the gardens. There is a common room with open access PCs for internet use and where students can meet for group study; you can arrange small social gatherings here as there is a small kitchen and also a BBQ area, popular in the spring and summer evenings.

You'll be close to the Treehouse, which is the main hub for all students living with us and is open 24 hours. A Coffee Bar located on the upper level serves free tea and coffee and is a great place to meet up with friends. A laundry is located on the lower ground floor and includes ironing facilities.

Local schools and bus routes are within walking distance.

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Location is everything

Willow Walk is located within an enclosed development on the perimeter of the Elms BT9 site at 78 Malone Road.

Available to students with a partner or family, Willow Walk is specifically designed to meet the needs of today’s students.

The village includes the Treehouse, which is the main hub for all students living with us and is open 24 hours. The Coffee Bar located on the upper level serves free tea and coffee and is a great place to meet up with friends.

The Treehouse also includes a laundry facility, pool tables, table tennis, TV screens with BT Sports as well as computers for surfing the internet and Skyping home.

The Residential Life team are based in the Treehouse Reception and will help new students meet the challenges of living away from home for the first time.

Everything you need is within walking distance (Queen’s Main Site, Queen’s Sport, McClay Library, Queen’s Students’ Union).

Accommodation for students with families

The University has a limited number of self-contained flats for students with partners and families and demand for these can be high, especially at the start of term.

Please contact us as soon as you accept a course at Queen's and have an approximate arrival date to Belfast; we can then discuss your requirements for accommodation to establish if we have availablity to match these.

If we do not have suitable accommodation available, we will support you in finding alternative accommodation in the private rental sector close to the University.

In addition, the International and Postgraduate Student Centre can also help by providing guidance and assistance on relocating to live in Belfast prior to and after your arrival. They can be contacted at:-          


Queen's Accommodation
Queen's University Belfast
Elms BT9
78 Malone Road

T +44 (0) 28 9097 4323
F +44 (0) 28 9097 4524

Key facts

☑ Furnished apartments; fitted kitchens with appliances 
☑ All bedrooms have double beds with storage below 
☑ Heating and electricity *
☑ High speed WIFI
☑ Contents insurance

* A credit for heat and electricity is included in the fees each year. Based on historical usage Willow Walk apartments will have sufficient electricity and heating credit to last the duration of your contract. Should you use all this credit then you will pay as you go for the remainder of your stay.

☑ TV included in apartment lounge
☑ * Pay as you go laundry in the Treehouse
☑ Secure bicycle store 
☑ Free off-peak membership of Queen's Sport
☑ 15 minute walk to campus


 * There is a washing machine included in the kitchen of 4 bedroom apartments.

☑ Prices from £800 per calendar month*
☑ On-call Safety Team
☑ Secure controlled entry and CCTV
☑ 24/7 security


 * Students can stay for the whole of their course. Single semester contracts are available for Erasmus and Study Abroad students, subject to availability.

Available apartment sizes

3 + 4 Bed Apartment

2022-23 price: From £135 per week


2 Bed Apartment

2022-23 price: From £145 per week

2 Bed Premium Apartment

2022-23 price: From £150 per week

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