About Us


Who we Are

With over 14 years of experience in the student accommodation sector, CityBlock is more than just ‘bricks and mortar’.  We provide stylish, high quality, secure accommodation in Lancaster, Reading & Durham and have welcomed students from over 40 different countries!

What we Offer

There are plenty of reasons why CityBlock should be your student accommodation of choice:-

  • Great locations
  • All rooms ensuite
  • All bills included
  • Super fast Wi-Fi
  • Weekly cleaning
  • 24 hour security
  • Quick maintenance
  • Free Privilege Card

And much, much more!

Meet the Team

We have an experienced team of staff to make your stay at CityBlock the best it could possibly be! Operations, Finance and Marketing teams provide on-going support and guidance to our on-site accommodation teams who deliver our services directly to you.  Click here to meet the team

Accredited Properties

Resident safety is our number 1 priority.  CityBlock works hard to exceed all student accommodation standards and is a member of the following accreditation schemes:

What makes us Different?

It’s not just what we do here at CityBlock that sets us apart, but the way we do it!  Our 5 brand behaviours shape who we are and how we interact with you – our resident!

We are…

  • Friendly & approachable
  • Quick to find solutions
  • Honest and transparent
  • Highly experienced
  • Great value for money


With over 14 years of experience in the student accommodation market and schemes ranging from 30 to 200 bedrooms, each one is expertly managed and maintained to maximise asset values, whilst delivering outstanding levels of customer service.  Find out more

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Get in Touch

Our friendly team are on hand ready to welcome you to CityBlock.  We are always available to help you with any enquiries regarding accommodation, bookings, room rates and the services we offer.

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