The Forge

Boston St, Highfield, Sheffield S2 4QG, UK
From £105 / week
4 Offers + Bills Included
Distance from The University of Sheffield
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Introducing The Forge


Forge accommodation is a top student accommodation in Sheffield that offers a variety of studios and ensuite rooms for students. It is located in the heart of the city which lets students commute to their university and explore the city without any hassle. All the rooms in this accommodation are fully furnished and stacked with a range of facilities that help students have an enjoyable stay at an affordable price.

Sheffield is a vibrant city in South Yorkshire, England, with a rich cultural heritage and a lively community of around 10,000 students from more than 150 global countries. The city has an amazing nightlife, with a range of bars, clubs, and music venues catering to different tastes. It also offers plenty of cultural attractions, including museums, galleries, and theatres. Sports fans will also appreciate Sheffield's sporting heritage, with two professional football teams, and a strong tradition in other sports such as ice hockey and snooker. Students can expect to find affordable accommodation options such as Forge accommodation which is popular among students due to its proximity to the city's two main universities - the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University. Sheffield is a friendly, welcoming city that offers a great quality of life for students.


Forge accommodation is located near Sheffield Hallam University and The University of Sheffield which is around a 14 - 15 minute walking distance from the property. Some of the top restaurants like Union Diner, Mesob, Atkinsons Restaurant, El Paso, BB’s Italian Sheffield, Plesters, Sheger Restaurant, Rossi’s Italian Restaurant, Lucky Fox, and Piccolino are all located within a 2 - 6 minute walking distance. Students can visit some of the top attractions such as the Kelhan Island Museum and Weston Park Museum on weekends. Sheffield Botanical Gardens, Norfolk Heritage Park, Endcliffe Park, Meersbrook Park, Mouth Plesant Park, Heeley People’s Park and Peace Gardens are some of the popular spots for students to relax and spend time with friends.


Transport links in Sheffield are good, with an extensive bus network and a tram system, making it easy to get around the city and explore the surrounding countryside. London Road/St Marys Gate, Boston Street/London Road and London Road/Boston Street are some of the nearby bus stops from the accommodation. Other bus stops include Bramall Lane/Denby Street, South Lane Cumberland Street, Moor Market (Stop MF9), Cemetry Road/Boston Street, Bramall/John Street and Cemetery Road/Cliff Street which are located a little further away from the accommodation, around 4 - 8 minutes away.


Forge accommodation has a range of apartment facilities available like a microwave, a fridge, an electric stove and a television. Students can also access the free WiFi and approach the 24/7 on-site with any of their queries while staying at the accommodation. The property also features a parking space, a laundry room, vending machine and bike storage with CCTV security. Students can also explore the garden, the game room and the lounge area where they can meet other students and socialise.

Room Type:

Forge accommodation is divided into various types of rooms such as studios and en-suite rooms which are available in Classic, Premium and Premium Plus options. These apartments have a private room and private bathroom, and the ensuite rooms have a private kitchen. Each and every accommodation has modern facilities and a cosy ambience that allows students to have a wonderful student experience.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
University of Sheffield - Western Bank Campus 1.1 Granville Road/Bramall Lane Bus Stop 0.2 Ponds Forge International Sports Centre 1.2
Sheffield Hallam University - City Campus 1.3 Park Grange Road Bus Stop 0.2 Millennium Gallery 1.4
Sheffield Institute of Arts, Sheffield Hallam University - Cantor Building 1.3 Queens Road/Park Grange Road Bus Stop 0.2 Sheffield Winter Garden 1.4
The University of Law - Sheffield Campus 1.1 Queens Road/Granville Road Bus Stop 0.2 Graves Art Gallery 1.4
Sheffield College - City Campus 1.1 Granville Road Tram Stop 0.3 Sheffield Theatres 1.4

The Forge is managed by HFS

Price Trend

Premium Ensuite
Premium Ensuite
Classic Ensuite
Premium Plus Ensuite
Premium Studio
Premium Plus Studio
Classic Studio

Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


Boston St, Highfield, Sheffield S2 4QG, UK

Room Types in The Forge

Generic Room
Premium Ensuite
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
  • Room-typePrivate Room
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-1451 week£107 / week£99
2024-09-1444 week£120 / week£99
Generic Room
Classic Ensuite
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
  • Room-typePrivate Room
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-1444 week£105 / week£99
2024-09-1451 week£105 / week£99
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What to expect at The Forge

Utility Bills Included
Electric Stove
Parking Space
On-Site Gym
Contents Insurance
Vending Machine
Laundry Room

The Forge Reviews

Value of Services

James bowes | sheffield-hallam-university

Dec 4, 2023

Fantastic all round accommodation will be recommended to friends the year below

The Forge FAQs

If you follow the ‘book now’ process you can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests within the ‘create application’ route which we will do our best to accommodate, however all requests and subject to availability and conditions.

No pets of any kind are permitted at, except registered assistance dogs.

Yes, our summer bookings usually open around March. Keep a look out for pricing and information or contact the property team.

You can bring most of your belongings but some electricals aren't suitable for our properties. Non UK compliant electricals such as rice cookers are not suitable for use with UK power outlets and this can cause fire risks.

You must be a full-time student to live with us. You can book with us whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of our cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

For The Forge, a UK-based guarantor is required.

The Forge offers 3 installments or the full payment option.

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