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Athena Studios

Bristol Road, B5 7SN
From £255 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
Distance from University of Birmingham
5 mins
5 mins
4 mins
No University No Pay

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Introducing Athena Studios


Athena Studios stands out as the newest entrant in Birmingham's student accommodation scene, presenting a range of Studio room options designed for contemporary student lifestyles. Ideally positioned in the Selly Oaks vicinity, directly facing the University of Birmingham and its cutting-edge Sports Centre, Athena Studios offers unparalleled proximity to the campus, guaranteeing seamless commutes for students seeking student accommodation in Birmingham. The convenience is enhanced by a supermarket and numerous fast-food outlets and commercial amenities within walking distance.


Athena Studios prides itself on offering a diverse selection of Studio room types, each designed with student comfort and convenience in mind. A unique green belt separates the accommodations from the road, ensuring that no room directly faces the traffic, thereby enhancing the tranquility of your living space. The Studios are equipped with a private bathroom and a separate kitchen, featuring modern appliances including two hobs, a microwave, an oven, and a single-door fridge. Bright and airy, the rooms boast large floor-to-ceiling windows with adjustable blinds, allowing natural light to flood the space while offering the flexibility to adjust for privacy. Heating in each room can be tailored to individual preferences via wall-mounted adjustment panels.

Communal areas include a serene study room complete with a printing service, catering to academic needs. The property is outfitted with 100Mb broadband and Wi-Fi, bike storage, laundry facilities, 32-inch Smart TVs with Freeview, and ample storage space. The convenience of an on-site laundry room meets the daily needs of all residents.


Located just a 10-minute bus ride from the business district near the University of Birmingham, Athena Studios is surrounded by a vibrant mix of culinary delights, including Chinese, Korean, and Japanese cuisine at the Selly Oak Centre. Essential shopping is easily accessible with Tesco, Sainsbury's, and various Asian supermarkets nearby. Retail therapy is within reach at JD Sports, TK Maxx, GAME, and Sports Direct. Additionally, the University's sports and fitness centre is merely a stone's throw away, ensuring everything you need is conveniently located.


Athena Studios boasts a prime location directly opposite the University of Birmingham, with the campus just a 2-minute walk away. Aston University, Birmingham Metropolitan College Matthew Boulton Campus, and Birmingham City University are accessible within a 23-minute bus journey. Newman University and University College Birmingham are slightly farther, requiring a 35-minute trip via public transport. For those looking to explore beyond Birmingham, the University train station is a mere 13-minute walk, providing easy connections to other cities.

Security & Services:

Athena Studios, a secure Student Housing in Birmingham, ensures the safety of its residents with a 24-hour electronic access control and video surveillance system. External visitors must pass through multiple electronic gates to enter, providing an additional layer of security. The accommodation also boasts an independent equipment maintenance team, poised to address any facility issues promptly, with the front desk acting as the initial point of contact for repair requests, underlining Athena Studios' dedication to maintaining a safe and well-kept living environment for students in Birmingham.

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Bristol Road, B5 7SN

Room Types in Athena Studios

Generic Room
Studio, Premium Range 1
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0751 week£269 / week£250
2024-02-0230 week£255 / week£250
Generic Room
Classic Studio
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0751 week£265 / week£250
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What to expect at Athena Studios

Utility Bills Included
Radiator / AC
Bike Storage
Communal Relaxing & Study Area
Garden / Courtyard
Laundry Room

Athena Studios Reviews

Athena Studios FAQs

Our standard tenancies have fixed dates and cannot be changed. However if you are looking to move in earlier it may be possible to book an additional short stay tenancy, this will involve signing another set of paperwork and you will be charged for any additional nights.

Its really important that your rent is paid on time. Your first instalment before moving in covers the first part of your tenancy.

It is best to speak with the staff at the property to find out if this is ok. If it is only for an evening or two, that is usually fine.

There are usually outside areas for you to smoke with ashtrays provided.

If you choose to pay your rent in instalments, an additional charge of up to £99 which is payable in full with your first instalment, may apply. If this charge is applicable, you will be made aware of this when you book.

For Athena Studios, an international guarantor is required.

Athena Studios has no payment plans and needs to be paid the full amount

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