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Melville Grove - Packing up

By hughero 23 Aug 2018

Wondering what to bring with you when you move into Melville Grove?

Here's our handy guide to what's provided and what you need to bring with you... 


What's in my room?

  • Bed
  • Wardrobe (with hanging rail, shelving and drawers)
  • Long mirror (inside your wardrobe)
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Shelving over desk
  • Noticeboard
  • Waste bin

The essentials to bring with you...

  • Bedding - duvet, pillows, bed sheet, duvet cover, pillowcase
  • Towels
  • Coat hangers
  • Laundry bag/hamper

Other things you might want to bring...

  • Bedside/desk lamp (though you should have a light above your desk)
  • Photos etc to personalise your room

Remember that we don’t allow fairy lights or candles in bedrooms so it’s best not to bring these with you.


What's in my kitchen?

  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Fridge freezer
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Iron and ironing board

The essentials to bring with you...

  • Plates and bowls
  • Cutlery (from teaspoons to wooden spoons and everything in between)
  • Mugs
  • Glasses
  • Tea towels
  • Chopping board 
  • Pots and pans - a frying pan and a saucepan are two essentials here!

Go for the budget options when picking things like crockery etc as things can often get broken.