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Agard Street, Derby
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Agard Street, Derby

Agard St, Derby, DE1, United Kingdom
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Central Location
Lift Access
dual occupancy

About the Property

Agard Street is an elegant student accommodation in Derby that offers a wide range of suites to students. The University of Derby is a 7-minute drive and Derby College is a 13-minute drive from this residence, making it a popular choice amongst the students.


All the rooms come with a soft and cozy bed and a study desk that has shelves where one can keep all their study items. The wardrobes are well sectioned where all the belongings can be stored. The is also a TV, where one can stream their favorite show using the free high-speed Wi-Fi. The kitchen comes well-equipped with an oven, cooking hob, and washer/dryer. The utility bills are included in the rent, making life here easy and convenient. The common amenities at the property has lift access, and a breakfast, where you can grab a quick bite while running to classes.

Location and What's Hot?

The property is located a couple of minutes walk from restaurants like Bistrot Pierre and Gyros Point Derby, where one can grab some dinner. The students can also get some breakfast and coffee from Déda café|bar and RASK Derby, which are a 7-minute walk from the accommodation. On weekends, birthdays could be celebrated at The Woodlark or The Mixing House, which are in close vicinity. You could also visit sites like Markeaton Park or Darley Park.


Take a bus from the South Street bus stop, which is a 6-minute walk away, or the Fowler Street bus stop, which is also a 7-minute walk away. Drive for 5 minutes to Derby train station, to board a train for cross-country travel.

Pet policy

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

What will you get

Your Rent Include

TV license

Common Amenities

Lift Access
HD Smart TV
Ultra High-Speed Fibre

Cancellation Policies (4)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property does not offer cooling-off period.
  • No Visa No Pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.

Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Got a maintenance issue?

Things wear out and things get broken, nothing to stress about. They want you to feel your accommodation is immaculate, a home to be proud of. If something needs fixing, inform the accommodation office and the repair will be carried out as soon as viably possible. They pride ourselves on providing a rapid repair time. A time will be arranged prior for our maintenance team to come and fix things. Always knocking prior to entering a bedroom and if you’re not home, they’ll leave a card to let you know if they’ve been into your room. Any problem you encounter will be solved efficiently.

Need an emergency repair?

If you have an emergency maintenance issue, such as a burst pipe or a broken window, and it’s outside of maintenance staff working hours, you can report it to our out-of-hours service and they’ll immediately contact the appropriate person to resolve the issue. If you have a non-emergency maintenance issue, like a blocked drain, please hang report to our accommodation office during office hours. These kinds of issues will be resolved during the usual maintenance staff working hours.

Will my room be cleaned?

Room cleaning is not included in your rent, so you will be responsible for cleaning your room. If you’re not keen on doing the cleaning yourself, they offer a range of room cleaning services. Choices vary choose from weekly, monthly, ad hoc and end-of-tenancy cleans.

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.

Do I have to pay for a TV license?

Accommodation will pay your TV license for you to maximise your enjoyment from your accommodation fitted smart TV – every room comes equipped with this feature.

Will I have internet in my room?

Rapid fibre optic broadband and Wi-Fi is available throughout the building, 24-hours a day at no additional cost to you.

How will I access the internet?

At accommodation due to our city centre location the best possible services are available to us; and they have installed the highest speed fibre. They have installed boosters throughout the building to ensure internet is available everywhere. Additionally at your desk they have provided an RJ45 direct connection if you prefer to use this. Upon arrival they will explain how to connect and provide the passwords to ensure these services are always available to you.

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Student Accomodations in Derby

Derby Student Accommodation

Finding appropriate student accommodations in Derby can be a tiring task for students. Amber solves the student's problems and gives them the liberty to choose from 5000+ housing options. Derby comes from the central region of the UK and gives the students living in Derby the proper blend of the city landscape and high street stores. The place is also home to many historical and architectural collections. Universities like Derby College and the Derby University are present here that students attend. Moreover, there are many student accommodations near Derby University.

Private student accommodations in Derby are comfortable with all the modern conveniences. Our Derby student accommodations come with plenty of amenities and facilities for the residents to use and enjoy. There are also many different kinds of rooms proffered at the Derby student accommodations, like ensuites, shared rooms and studios. One of the biggest upsides of the Amber private student accommodation in Derby is the proximity to the top universities to make the commute easy and minimal. The students living in Derby relish nature in the parks during the daytime and enjoy themselves at the bars and pubs at night. The place is safe and secure for international students and supports diversity and cultural differences. The cost of living is comparatively low and provides an excellent base for the students.

About Derby

Derby is a welcoming place for newcomers and international students. It is the unitary authority place of England. The city was established by Romans and later captured by Anglo-Saxons. Initially, Derby experienced recognition as an Industrial area and had an essential place in the Industrial era. It is known for manufacturing, especially in textile and engineering. Rolls-Royce, Bombardier, and Toyota are a few companies that Derby is home to.  The place has a rich history with marvellous art and culture. Visitors and students living in Derby get access to the magnificent museums, one of which is the art collection by the artist Joseph Wright, who used to live there in the 18th century. The students living in Derby also get to enjoy the adventurous nightlife in Derby. There are a number of clubs, bars, pubs and restaurants to explore and spend time at. There is also an amazing sports culture here, with many teams calling Derby home. Derby County Football Club is one of the oldest football clubs in England. Derby also has beautiful green spaces and parks like Peak District National Park, perfect for walking, cycling and even horseriding. Shopping is also very popular here with so many different shopping centres to choose from to shop till you drop. The student accommodations in Derby have a lot of modest and comfortable housing like Iron Gate, Forest Rise, The Croft, Flewitt House and many other options.

Best Student Accommodations In Derby

Derby is a safe place for the students to live in and also comes with many leisure options to refresh and enjoy. Amber student accommodations are in the prime location of Derby, the perfect distance from the top universities. Many different kinds of rooms are offered, like ensuites, non-ensuites, shared rooms, single rooms, studios and much more. All the rooms offered by amber come fully furnished with top-quality interiors. There are also many amenities offered by the Derby student accommodations, like comfy beds, common rooms and much more. Following are some of the best student accommodations in Derby.

1. The Holt, Loughborough

2. William Morris Halls, Loughborough

3. The Cube, Loughborough

4. Waterways, Loughborough

5. Flewitt House, Beeston

6. Bonington Student Village, Nottingham

7. Mooregate House, Nottingham

8. Agard Street, Derby

9. The Croft, Derby

10. Northgate House, Derby

Cost Of Living

The student accommodations in Derby include all the bills and facilities provided. Derby is one of the most inexpensive places to live in the United Kingdom. It is recommended that the students living in Derby have at least a budget of £900 to £1500 per month to survive in this city. Following is a rough estimate of student expenditure to get a rough idea.

  1. Food and beverages: £65 to £100 per week
  2. Mobile bills: £20 to £50 per week
  3. Dining: £45 to £95 per week
  4. Entertainment and leisure: £20 to £50 per week
  5. Transportation: £80 to £100 per week
  6. Laundry: £20 to £35 per week
  7. Stationery and Course books: £25 to £80 per month

Student Travel Derby

Derby has become increasingly popular with students, so the transport may confuse the new arrivals. Derby has a very well-connected and wide network of public transport. There are many public transportation systems in Derby, such as minibuses, taxis, buses and trains. Students can travel anywhere around the city by bus and train in Derby. The city has a good and active transport system. The bus is the most preferred mode of transport for students living in Derby.

1. Bus: Buses cover almost every corner of the city and enable students living in Derby to explore and learn more about the city. University Bus Park is the nearest bus station to the University of Derby. The bus network is widespread and convenient. There are many student passes and discounts available for students with valid IDs.

2. Train: The trains can be preferred if you want to travel out of the city or far places. The bus station and the city centre are just 5 minutes away from the train station in Derby. Trains are fast but are a little more expensive than buses. Students with valid IDs can avail of many student cards and discounts.

3. Cycling: Students can also travel by cycling if they do not want to go on buses and trains. Cycling is eco-friendly for getting around and can also help you get your daily workout in. There are many places students can rent bikes from, and bike lanes are also present in Derby for the people cycling to use.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Derby

Every year, around 2000 international students from different countries come to Derby to pursue education. Derby is a place which gives a lot of freedom to the students when it comes to enjoying and partying. Student accommodation Derby makes it possible by providing a home away from home. Derby Square is a place which is just 9 minutes away from the University of Loughborough. Derby student accommodations also provide luxurious studious like Kingfisher Halls, with all the modern amenities where no one will invade your privacy.

Derby is an affordable city compared to other cities in the UK. The place is surrounded by the Peak District National Park, where you can enjoy nature and explore the place. Derby Arboretum is the first public park in Britain with a lot of trees and is a great place to relax and enjoy nature. Activities like running, cycling and horseriding are all popular. Many museums in Derby take you back in time, such as the Derby Museum and Art Gallery and the Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill. Derby is also an excellent place to enjoy the nightlife. You can enjoy yourself in the bars and pubs in central Derby with a wide range of dining options. Derby has a very buzzing and busy vibe. There are also many shopping centres to go to so you can shop till you drop and get everything you want.

Derby Tourist Attractions

Tourists, international students and visitors have a lot to explore in the city. The place is vibrant and safe for everyone. There are a lot of Derby Student Accommodations as well so that the students do not have to worry about housing and bills and can enjoy the place thoroughly. The most popular derby tourist attractions are:

1. Darley Park,

2. Pickford’s House,

3. Derby Cathedral,

4. East Midlands Aeropark,

5. Locko Park, Derbion mall,

6. Pride Park Stadium,

7. Derby Theatre

Universities in Derby

There are a lot of prestigious universities in Derby where students from all over the world come to study and get international exposure. With amazing quality of education and top-notch faculty, it’s no wonder Derby has a large student population. Following are some of the best universities in Derby:

  1. Derby College
  2. University Park Campus
  3. University of Nottingham
  4. The University of Nottingham International College
  5. Nottingham Trent University (Clifton Campus)
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