University of Exeter
Falmouth University College

The Sidings


The Sidings provides contemporary student accommodation for 233 students from both Falmouth University and the University of Exeter.

It is conveniently located within a short walk from both the Penryn Campus and the local amenities of Penryn. It is also close to Penryn train station providing easy access to buses and trains to Falmouth and Truro.

The residence is managed by CRM Students. For more information please see their website. 

The Sidings has 36 flats ranging in size from four to seven en-suite bedrooms. The bedrooms are fully furnished to a high standard and the large communal areas provide not only kitchen and dining facilities but a comfortable living space with sofas and a television.

Please note the information on this page is for the 2020-2021 year. Updated information for 2021/2022 will be posted here soon.

At The Sidings there are five room types available:

(Medium, large and studio rooms are limited)

Additional facilities for residents at The Sidings:

Site office - open during office hours Monday-Friday

Out of hours support
24hr telephone helpdesk provided all year round to support maintenance and security reports
Secure bicycle/ surf board storage
Card operated laundry facilities

What’s included in the rent?

All utility bills are included and free 5Mbps broadband and Wi-Fi throughout. Upgraded internet speeds are available at an additional cost for all 40 week tenancies. 

Map and photos of the accommodation;