The Spires Student Accommodation, Cork

Superior Student Accommodation for UCC at a great price!

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An Overview

The Spires is an exclusive development explicitly designed for student life. All apartments are of superior design and all bedrooms are en-suite. Our complex is located at 51 Bandon Road, Cork City and is a 5 minute walk to UCC and a 15 minute walk to the city centre.

Students can choose to live in 2, 3, 4, 5 or 6-bed apartments subject to availability.

Benefits and Features

  • Free highspeed wifi in all apartments (unlimited download)
  • A Smart TV with over 30 channels is provided in each apartment
  • Secure private parking subject to availability and conditions
  • 5 minute walk from UCC main campus
  • Located on the No. 216 bus route, very close to No. 214 bus route
  • A Centra shop, a Fruit & Veg store, a Pharmacy and much more are located within a 2 minute walk of our complex
  • Reception open each weekday from 9am to 5.30pm
  • All bedrooms en-suite and acoustically insulated to highest specification
  • Large kitchen/living rooms
  • Economic gold shield electric heating in each apartment
  • Enclosed parking area for bicycles
  • Residential Warden security patrols at night
  • 24 hour CCTV cameras
  • Gated complex – resident access only
  • Full-time on site maintenance person
  • On site self service launderette
  • Weekly refuse, glass and recycling collection

Each apartment comprises of:


All bedrooms are fully furnished with a bed (single or double), a study desk, a desk lamp, bookshelves, sizeable built in storage units, notice boards and en-suite bathrooms. All bedrooms have free internet and TV connection. Each apartment is fitted with a secure fob system for entry and there is a separate key for bedroom access. Residents are asked to provide their own bed linen, duvet, pillows and towels.

Also, 4 of our bedrooms are specifically adapted to cater for students with special needs. For further details please contact us.

Kitchen/Living Room

Each apartment has a fully fitted spacious kitchen/living room consisting of an electric hob/oven, a kettle, a toaster, a microwave, a fridge freezer, attractive built in units, delph and cutlery, a vacuum cleaner, an iron and ironing board, a table and chairs, seats/couches and a Smart TV with remote control.

Recent News

Great Things To Do In Cork

September 17th, 2020

Cork City and County has so much to offer in terms of things to see and do. As many of our Residents will be coming to Cork for the first time, we recommend checking out the following link which lists… read more

Links to the latest COVID-19 Advice

September 2nd, 2020

At College Accommodation Cork, the welfare of all our Residents and staff is our top priority. As a result of the current COVID-19 pandemic we have introduced a number of safety measures and policies across our 4 student complexes that… read more

Student Accommodation Cork – AY 2020/21

May 2nd, 2020

We have a limited number of single and double en-suite bedrooms available at Farranlea Hall, The Spires and Davcon Court for the Academic Year 2020/21 If you are interested in booking a bedroom, please complete our online booking application and… read more