Offering an iconic living experience in Birmingham. 

Perfectly located for both city and uni life, ONYX is only a short walk from Aston University and Birmingham City University and a short journey from The University of Birmingham. Plus, the city centre, restaurants, and bars are right on your doorstep.

The iconic ONYX offers en suite rooms in shared apartments and studios with your own private mini-kitchen. Take a look around in our virtual tour!

When you want to socialise, we have some amazing spaces for you to enjoy, including social space, multimedia lounge, cinema room, gym, private dining room, study rooms, sky lounge and sky terrace! When you want some fresh air, we’ve got landscaped courtyards and amazing roof terraces.

Our Residents’ Team are always on-hand to help you with whatever you need, even if it’s just for a friendly chat. If you’re looking for accommodation now or you’re ready to book for September they will be happy to help you find your perfect room.

What's included...

Your Room

Your Property

  • Roof terrace
    Take in the great views and get away from it all up on the roof.
  • Gym
    There's no gym fees with our high-tech equipment, it's just here when you want it!
  • Cinema room
    Dim the lights and settle down for movie nights infront of the big screen. Don't forget the popcorn!
  • Outdoor social space
    Landscaped courtyards for when the sun decides to shine!
  • Private Dining Room
    Entertain Friends in our Private Dining Room and show off your cooking skills!
  • Games room
    The hub for tournaments, step up to the table and become a games master.
  • Social space
    Hang out with all your friends!
  • Multimedia Lounge
    Everything you need to take a fitness class, play videogames or watch a film!
  • Sky Lounge
    Take in the view in our amazing Sky Lounge on the 24th floor!
  • Quiet and group study rooms
    Choose your study room - work with friends or get your head down in the peace and quiet.
  • Social events
    Our social calendar is buzzing with events to give you a great time and leave you feeling far from bored.
  • Dedicated Residents' Team
    Our friendly, switched-on staff are here to help you whenever you need it.
  • Vending machines
    Whether you're a night owl or an early riser there's just no need to venture out for a snack.
  • Laundry
    The card-operated machines can wash and dry so there's no excuse for washing going home to mum!
  • CCTV
    For your peace of mind we're always watching out for you.
  • Cycle Store
    Your bike gets a home that's as safe and secure as your own.

Your Rent

  • Free dual occupancy
    With fixed price rooms, there's no additional charge if couples share a studio.
  • High Speed Broadband
    225Mbps Broadband means buffering will never stop you finding out just how that movie ends.
  • ANUK accreditation
    We're signed up to the ANUK code, so you know we're a legit landlord. Find out more at
  • Secured deposits
    You can trust us; we're part of the Tenancy Deposit Scheme.
  • Contents insurance
    Keep everything safe with contents insurance included in the rent.
  • Wi-Fi
    Our extensive service will keep you connected wherever you are in the building.