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Abbeygate, Chester
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Abbeygate, Chester

Victoria Rd, Chester, CH2 2AX, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Abbeygate Chester is located at 9 Victoria Rd, Chester, CH2 2AX, and stands out as a premier choice for students looking for a comfortable and convenient place to call home. This student accommodation in Chester offers a range of room types, including Silver Ensuite, Bronze Ensuite, Gold Studio, Silver Studio, and Bronze Studio, all designed to meet the diverse needs of students. It is well-placed for easy access to educational institutions such as the University of Chester, The Hammond School, University of Law, and slightly further afield like Glyndwr University and the Liverpool universities, all attainable with ease from Abbeygate Chester.

Chester is a city steeped in history and rich cultural heritage, making it an alluring destination for students globally. As the host city for Abbeygate Chester, students are provided with not just a place to live but a vibrant community where academic life thrives. Chester's student population enjoys a city ranked for its quality of life, dotted with historical landmarks such as the Chester Roman Amphitheatre and the medieval Chester Cathedral. Abbeygate accommodation in Chester places students right in the heart of this educational hub, surrounded by amenities and the scenic appeal of the city. Students can rest assured they have a supportive property management group, ensuring their stay is as pleasant as possible.

Features

Abbeygate Chester accommodation is designed with the modern student's needs in mind. In the historic city of Chester, this premium student housing provides the perfect blend of comfort, style, and convenience for a memorable university experience.

The rooms at Abbeygate Chester are a testament to well-thought-out student living. They offer a variety of options, from the Gold Studio to the Bronze Ensuite, all of which are fully furnished with a comfortable bed, a dedicated study area, and ample room storage. Whether choosing an ensuite or studio, students are guaranteed a private space that feels like a home away from home.

Common amenities at this Abbeygate student accommodation Chester ensure that residents have access to top-notch facilities. Need a quiet place to prepare for an exam? The on-site library and study area are perfect for hitting the books. For those with cars, there'sthere's convenient parking available. The laundry facility makes staying on top of chores a breeze.

But it's not all work at Abbeygate; life here is also about community and fun. Regularly scheduled social events provide residents with an excellent opportunity to mingle and create lasting friendships. These shared experiences enrich the living experience and make it more than just a place to sleep.

Situated close to various educational institutions like The Hammond School and the University of Chester, the Abbeygate student accommodation Chester is ideal for students looking for a practical and sumptuous living option. Managed by the renowned FSL - UK, the property ensures that every need is catered to promptly and professionally. Choose Abbeygate and step into a world of convenience tailored for scholarly life.

Location and What's Hot?

Located at 9 Victoria Rd, Abbeygate Chester is the go-to student accommodation for learners who aspire to balance their academic life with an enriching social and cultural experience. With renowned sites and lively nightlife at your doorstep, you'll find yourself enveloped in the city's charm. Cultivate your culinary palette with riveting flavours at The Chef's Table, or indulge in the casual vibe of The Sticky Walnut and Upstairs at the Grill for an afternoon treat.

Surround yourself with Chester's vibrant culture, as this accommodation puts you just outside the door of some of the most celebrated educational institutions, including The Hammond School, the University of Chester, and the University of Law. For essentials and groceries, Waitrose & Partners offers an array of quality produce, while Tesco Express is perfect for late-night cravings.

Chester's cultural heritage is echoed within the vicinity, with easy access to breathtaking strolls in Grosvenor Park and the remarkable Chester Roman Gardens. Absorb the history at Chester Cathedral or meander through The Rows for a unique shopping experience. When it's time to unwind, socialize at local hotspots like Telford's Warehouse, ideal for student get-togethers and networking events.

Abbeygate Chester melds the convenience of city life with the academic focus needed by students, promising an accommodation experience that's as enriching as it is comfortable. Ensconce yourself in this prime location, and your academic journey will be complemented by everything Chester has to offer right at your living quarters.

Commute

For students staying at Abbeygate Chester, getting around the city is a breeze thanks to the excellently positioned transport links. Whether classes are in session or it's time to explore the city, the nearby public transport stops ensure that convenience is at your doorstep. Catch a bus from the Victoria Road stop for your daily commute or explore further afield from the Chester Railway Station. Trams and subways aren't a concern as Chester's extensive bus network covers all the main areas of interest. Residents at Abbeygate Chester student accommodation can enjoy swift access to various destinations, making it ideal for balancing study and leisure in this historic city.

What will you get

Bills Included

Wifi
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Common Amenities

Car Parking
Laundry
Cycle Store
Residents' Events

Cancellation Policies (4)

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Frequently Asked Questions

I need a guarantor?

Most of properties require residents to have a guarantor. This person will need to commit to paying the rent if you aren’t able to so please make sure you discuss this with them. They do not have to live in the UK but must be over 18 and not live in a property managed by Fresh. Once you have signed the contract your guarantor will be asked to provide proof of ID and their address and also sign a copy of the agreement. Some of properties are able to offer the option to make your full years payment upfront and not have a guarantor. Please speak to our Residents’ Team to check if this is available at your chosen property.

What is the advance rent?

Most of properties require applicants to pay an advance rent at the time of booking. This is refundable should you decide to cancel within the cooling off period or later find your place has been withdrawn or you are not able to obtain a visa to enter the UK.
The advance rent will show as a payment towards your first rent instalment on your account.

How can I choose the best room for me?

Accommodate want you to choose a room you are going to be happy living in and management know everyone has a different wish list – from the floor the room is on to the view and the amenities in the room, Team will be on hand to discuss this with you and help you make the best selection.

What size is a small double bed?

Room descriptions explain whether you will have a standard or small double bed. A small double is the same length as the standard but just a tiny bit narrower. Also known as a 3/4 size bed, small doubles measure approx. 120cm wide x 190cm long. Still plenty of room for a good night's sleep, even if there's two of you sharing.

Can I come to have a look around before I book?

Of course! Management are very proud of properties and would love to show you around. If you want to bring some friends or family members that’s absolutely fine too – just ask that you speak to team in advance so can make sure management have some rooms available to show you. If you find yourself in the area and haven’t had a chance to speak to team you can still pop in, whilst management might not have a room to show you management will still be able to show you around Shared Spaces.
management can also offer online video viewings if you don’t live locally so let team know what works for you!

I have a medical condition which means I have certain requirements for my room?

Please get in touch with team – they are experts on properties and most have rooms with varying levels of adaptations so team will be able to help you. If you book online, and you indicate you have a medical condition, the booking process will automatically pause so you can speak with team.

I will be aged 16 or 17 when the tenancy starts – can I still book?

Yes, but will ask you to complete a few extra steps during the booking process. This will include nominating a Responsible Adult who will be point of contact for you and will recommend monthly meetings with General Manager once you have moved in but that’s up to you!

Can I book together with a group of friends?

Management know that choosing who you live with is really important so in properties with shared apartments group booking can easily be organized by getting in touch with teams.

What are sanction checks? (please check with your chosen property if these checks apply)?

Some of properties require Sanction Checks to be completed on residents and Guarantors before management are able to issue you with an agreement. The checks will be completed after you have signed the agreement. They use Government sanction databases to identify and list individuals who have been convicted of serious crimes and terrorism offences. The checks are conducted by Veri-Check on the Landlords behalf.

What if I want to cancel my booking?

Please refer to your chosen properties' Terms and Conditions for details of when and how you are able to cancel. Team will be happy to discuss this with you if you have any questions.

How will I know when payments are due?

All your payment dates are listed in your agreement and on portal. It’s really important you understand these payments must be made on time. Management ask for a portion of your rent in advance of your tenancy starting, usually at the beginning of August.
If management haven’t received your first rent instalment and Tenancy Deposit payment, your booking may be cancelled. Management also won’t be able to let you have your key so it’s important to make sure you have everything in place especially as you may not receive your student finance or bursary until after these dates.

How can I make payment?

If you don’t have access to a smartphone, you can log into Portal on a laptop.
If you will need to make payment by bank transfer, please contact Team at least two weeks before your payment due date for more information. Bank transfers take longer to reach Team so any payments made using this method will need to be done in advance.

Will I need to pay a deposit?

Property ask all residents to pay a Tenancy Deposit – please check your agreement for the date this payment will be due. The good news is that you will get the Tenancy Deposit back at the end of the tenancy if nothing is owing for damages or outstanding rent. The value varies across properties so please take a look at the Fee Schedule for your chosen property for more information. Deposits are fully secured by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme (Custodial) in England and Wales or the My Deposits Scheme in Scotland.
In the Republic of Ireland your Booking Fee automatically converts into your Damages Deposit at the start of the tenancy.

When Can I Move In?

A few weeks before the start of your tenancy management will get in contact to ask you to watch induction video and book a move-in slot. You will need to do this so management can make sure management are expecting you!

What payments will I need to make before I move in?

Please check your agreement for your first rent instalment and tenancy deposit payment dates. If you have any questions about your rent instalment due dates please contact team. You must pay your first rental instalment before you will be allowed to move in.

Can I order bedding and kitchen packs?

Yes! Order bedding, kitchen packs and other uni essentials from shop.

Do I need a tv licence?

Yes, unless management tell you team are covering it, if you watch or record programmer as they are being shown, watch catch up TV such as iPlayer or watch live TV online you will need a license.
This applies to any provider you use and any device, including a TV, desktop computer, laptop, mobile phone, tablet, games console, digital box or DVD/VHS recorder.

Can I have a pet?

Student accommodation is often not a suitable environment for pets and that’s why pets of any shape or size aren't allowed.

Can I invite guests to stay in my room?

All grown-ups here so of course occasional overnight guests are allowed. Please don't invite someone to stay for more than three consecutive nights though, and always check with your flatmates first that they're ok with extra house guests.

Will my room be inspected?

Yes, management conduct inspections at least three times during your tenancy. management will keep an eye on cleanliness and hope not to see any damage and missing items. After each inspection management will tell you if any charges need to be made to put something right. You will be invoiced immediately for recharges for the first two inspections and on the final inspection a deduction will be made from your Tenancy Deposit. The cost of recharges for cleaning, damages and missing items can be found in the Residents’ Handbook.

Do I need to move out over the Christmas and Easter holidays?

No, your room is yours for the whole of your tenancy. You only need to move out at the end of the agreement. It will be your responsibility to check with the local Council if Council Tax will be due if you stay during the holidays.

Will I be charged for damages?

As part of your contract you have agreed to look after your room and not cause any damage. Management know accidents do sometimes happen so a list of possible damage charges are available in portal.

Can I smoke/vape?

All properties are smoke free and this includes all types of E-cigarettes and Vapes. Smoking is not allowed in any private or communal area including bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens and all internal social spaces. Designated smoking areas can be found outside the building. If you do have an e-cigarette or Vape, please ensure that the charger conforms to British or EU safety standards, or they will be removed during room inspections. All drug use, including the use of Laughing Gas, Is prohibited at our properties.

What do I do if I am not totally satisfied?

Management hope you will love living with us but there may be times when management don’t always get it right. management take all complaints seriously and will try best to fix any issues the first time. If you need help and advice, please speak with your General Manager first.

Can I live with fresh once I have graduated?

In most cases student properties are purely for students, however, management do offer rental homes in locations across the UK which are perfect for recent graduates, offering great value rent, on-site Residents' Teams and the fantastic service you would expect from Fresh.

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Student Accomodations in Chester

Student Accommodation In Chester

Are you looking for the best student accommodation in Chester? The search may be time-consuming, but with the help of the right source, it will be easy and will take only some time. We're sure you must have heard about Chester as a football club or a Rugby club. But the city is much more than that. It is a walled cathedral city in Cheshire, England, located on the River Dee, close to the English-Welsh border. The city attracts thousands of international students with exceptional educational institutes like the University of Chester and West Cheshire College.

All students looking to experience this mesmerising city need a place as their second home, which is where amber helps them. Students studying or planning to pursue their education in Chester need not worry about finding budget-friendly student accommodation in Chester. Amber provides top-notch student accommodation in Chester with luxury and comfort at one click. It ranges from expensive dorms to affordable apartments. All of Chester's housing is designed for the students' maximum comfort. Private halls of residence, public halls of living, and private housing make up Chester student accommodations. Private student accommodation in Chester includes studios, shared apartments, and comfortable, elegant, yet cost-effective en suites that include all utilities. If you are looking for student accommodation in Chester, consider student accommodations like Waterside Court, Trinity Halls and Abbeygate.

About Chester

Founded as a Roman fortification in the first century AD, Chester is a city in northwest England perfect for student accommodation in Chester. It is well-known for its large Roman walls constructed of local red sandstone. In the old town, the Rows is a shopping area highlighted by half-timbered buildings in the Tudor style and 2-level covered arcades. Outside the ancient city's walls is a Roman amphitheatre site of ongoing excavations. The various black-and-white constructions from that period prove that Chester was once again a thriving trading hub in the nineteenth century when the railways were built. Chester transformed into a cathedral city with the suppression of the Benedictine abbey of St. Werburgh in 1541. The town is close to the Welsh border and encompasses a large rural area outside the Chester metropolitan area, harbouring beautiful student lets Chester. The region, comprised of several small cities, is well-known for its dairy farming. Malpas contains a lovely medieval chapel, and Beeston Castle's ruins offer stunning views of the Welsh hills and Cheshire Plain.

Chester is not only a cathedral city but is also known for its infamous football team, Chester F.C. After Chester City was dissolved in 2010, the club was established. Following a successful appeal to the Football Association against its initial placement in the North West Counties League, it played its first season in Division One North of the Northern Premier League. All in all, Chester student accommodations are a good place for students!

Best Student Accommodation In Chester

If you’re planning on moving to Chester for higher education, choosing student accommodation in Chester is one of the most crucial decisions you’ll have to make. So why compromise on the quality? Living in student rentals in Chester is one of the most vibrant experiences. When looking for student accommodation in Chester, you should pay attention to what area are you looking to reside in. Make a list of your needs and expectations from the locality you want to live in. When you have a calm and quiet study place, productivity while learning will directly increase. You’ll mostly find such an environment in off-campus housing, and with that, you’ll also feel a sense of community. Amber provides some of the best off-campus private student accommodation in Chester in student-friendly neighbourhoods in the city centre; all you have to do is choose a location, select amenities and match the price. Here is a list of the best student accommodation in Chester:

1. Waterside Court

2. Trinity Halls

3. Abbeygate

4. Tramways

5. Northgate Studios

6. Northgate Point

7. The Towpath

8. Chester City

9. Snowdon Hall

10. St. Andrew's Gardens

Cost Of Living In Chester

Chester student accommodation may be pricey, but with careful planning and budgeting, students can stay within their resources. For student accommodation in Chester, it is recommended to have a budget that is enough to let you cover your basic expenses while also leaving you with enough to spend on miscellaneous experiences per month. You will surely have the best time in Chester once you explore all that you can.

1. Food: £100 - £150/ week

2. Gas and electricity: £50 -  £70/ week

3. Internet & mobile phone: £30 - £50/ week

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £50 - £150/ week

5. Laundry: £25 - £40/ week

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £20 - £30/ week

7. Clothing: £50 - £75/ month

8. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): £90 - £150/ month

Student Travel In Chester

Students find Chester, UK, extremely vibrant and intriguing. The city is readily accessible due to its well-connected transportation system. Visitors can easily use various commuting options to get around Chester. Here are a few student transit options you can use on a daily basis right from the get-go of your Chester student accommodation:

1. Trains

The closest rail station, which connects you to all the major cities in the area and Manchester and Urban Center, Chester Railway Station, is a short walk from most university fields. With the fast trains that travel through the city, you can reach London in about 2.5 hours. Although the fares are reasonable, remember that you can save much more money using a student railcard.

2. Park and Ride

If you own a vehicle, the city of Chester makes the process of travelling around it as easy as possible. The Park and Ride service lets you park your vehicle in the city outskirts and take local transport, like the bus, and travel to your heart’s content. Not only is it easier on your pockets, but it also alleviates congestion.

3. Bus

Chester has a comprehensive bus network that allows it to go around town quickly and affordably. Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire and Arriva Buses Wales are council-owned and managed by ChesterBus, which provides bus service in the city. With a bus, you can travel the entire city in less than an hour and arrive at your destination.

4. Cycling

Students can also opt for cycling, which is budget-friendly and gives you a mesmerising look at the city.

Student Living And Lifestyle In Chester

Chester, a student-friendly cathedral city, is also known as  Castra Devana, Deva. Owing to its black and white buildings of many sorts, they are home to some of the best shopping galleries. Chester offers a wide variety of options to have a fun time on weekdays and on weekends, making your weekends at the student accommodation in Chester all sorted. The town's centre has numerous cafes, restaurants, and clubs (including a ballroom boat that cruises the river). Many of these establishments have connections to the co-ed Union and hence offer students discounts on admission and drink prices. Close to some of the student houses Chester, the town hosts a variety of annual art events as well as a food and drink festival. The municipal facilities are also home to one of the most well-known zoological parks in the nation and the second-most popular attraction in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Additionally, you will see movie theatres, bowling alleys, and theme parks. Vodka Revolution, sometimes known as "Revs," has long been a student favourite. Students may choose Telfords Warehouse as their favourite music and humanities venue thanks to its welcoming staff, extensive open bar, and charming decor, including exposed wood beams, tall ceilings, and enormous glass windows obstructing the calm riverbed. Dee, the current location draws students because it gives you a genuine sense of elegance. What’s great is that the student accommodation in Chester listed on amber are all near these hotspots!

Chester Tourist Attractions

This cathedral city has seen some very important inventions and firsts in the history of our civilisation. Along with this, the city has a lot of places to visit and explore, which makes living in private student accommodation in Chester fascinating. You’ll find plenty of tourist attractions surrounding the student houses in Chester we provide. Living in Chester, you just don't want to miss out on these tourist attractions:

1. Chester Cathedral.

2. Chester Zoo.

3. Chester Rows.

4. River Dee.

5. Eastgate & Eastgate Clock.

6. Grosvenor Park Miniature Railway.

7. Storyhouse

Top Universities in Chester

Chester has some of the top universities in the United Kingdom. All of our student accommodation in Chester are located just a few minutes away from the top universities in Chester. Many of their academic programmes draw students from throughout the world. Given below are the top universities in Chester:

1. University of Chester

2. West Chester University

3. University Centre Shrewsbury

4. West Cheshire College

5. University of Law, Chester

6. International Center-University of Chester

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