About The Fields
The Fields is a state-of-the-art residence located just a stone’s throw from the University of Johannesburg campus in Doornfontein. It provides fully furnished rooms and amenities including free wi-fi, computer centre, gymnasium and a canteen.
Situated in the heart of the Johannesburg sports precinct, The Fields also offers easy access to the numerous sports venues and facilities nearby. All these benefits make it a sought-after place to stay for UJ and Central Johannesburg Campus students.
|Address||128 Van Beek Street, Doornfontein, Johannesburg, 2094|
|GPS Coordinates||S 26.19298° E 28.06031°|
|Contact||011 402 2170|
|Opening Date||7 January 2011|
|Current Occupancy||256 residents (86%)|
|Residence Manager||Craig Barure|
The Fields comprises of 54 apartments, housing 308 students in total. Both single and 2-sharing rooms are available, and each apartment has between 3 and 5 bedrooms. Every apartment is equipped with on-suite bathrooms, a kitchen with storage space, 4-plate stove, microwave and fridge. The bedrooms are furnished with beds, spring mattress with cover, large clothing cupboards and study desks and chairs.
A study room also allows for individual or group study sessions for those who don’t want to study in their rooms. Each resident is provided with 1GB of free internet data per month which can be used in the computer room, or via Wi-Fi on a laptop anywhere in the residence.
Our staff clean common areas every day, and apartments once a week, so that students can rather spend their time working… and relaxing. The Fields also offers a games room, canteen, fully fitted gymnasium, TV rooms, meeting rooms and loads of areas to simply chill.
We also never compromise on security. Well-trained security guards are on duty 24 hours a day, assisted by a secure perimeter fence, CCTV and armed response in case of emergencies.
In fact, all our staff and amenities are there to let every student experience a fun and pleasant stay.