Agard Street, Derby

Agard St, Derby, DE1, United Kingdom
per week
0.6 mi from Derby
0.6 mi from City Center( 12m. 9m. 5m)
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University of Derby - Britannia... | 0.4 mi
University of Derby | 1.0 mi
No Visa No Pay
Pay In Instalment
Lift Access
Lift Access
HD Smart TV
dual occupancy
Central Location

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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.

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TV license
Common Amenities
Lift Access
HD Smart TV
Ultra High-Speed Fibre

Cancellation Policies (4)

  • 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.
  • Replacement Tenant Found
    This property allows cancellation upon finding replacement tenant.

Payment Policies (4)

  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
  • Pay In Instalment
    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

Choosing the right Derby student accommodation is a pivotal part of your university experience. Student accommodation in Derby offers several advantages compared to on-campus living, providing more independence, often more space, and the opportunity to immerse yourself in local culture.

Amber is your quintessential guide to finding the perfect student accommodation in Derby. The platform streamlines your search by aligning your Derby student accommodation preferences with the most suitable options available. From ensuite rooms to student flats in Derby, Amber lists a variety of room types to ensure you find a space that feels like home. Each accommodation for students in Derby is conveniently located, allowing for easy access to your university and the vibrant city life. You'll find an array of amenities designed for student living, including Wi-Fi, 24/10 security, study areas, and communal spaces.

Amongst the popular properties in the heart of Derby, you can consider Northgate House or 9 - PG Agard Street, both offering a contemporary living experience with all the amenities that cater to a student's lifestyle. By choosing amber to secure your accommodation, you're not just finding a place to stay; you're building the foundation for a successful and enjoyable time during your studies in Derby.

About Derby

Derby, a vibrant city located in the heart of England, boasts a rich tapestry of industrial heritage and contemporary innovation. With its roots tracing back to the Roman era, Derby has evolved from a market town into a hub for railway engineering and manufacturing, signifying its resilient and dynamic spirit. Today, Derby is esteemed for its contribution to the aerospace and automotive industries, reinforcing its position as an industrial powerhouse.

Students flock to Derby, drawn by its friendly community and excellent educational institutions. Though not featured on the QS Student Cities index, Derby's appeal to students is undeniable, supported by the presence of reputable universities.

In and around Derby, localities like Allestree and Littleover are known for their suburban tranquillity, offering a pleasant contrast to the city's bustling centre. Popular amongst students and professionals alike, these areas are dotted with parks, shops and excellent Derby student accommodation options.

Best Student Accommodation In Derby

Finding the perfect student accommodation in Derby can be a vital stepping stone for those embarking on their academic journey at nearby universities such as De Montfort University, The University of Nottingham (Sutton Bonington Campus), or Nottingham Trent University. Opting for Derby student accommodation off-campus provides an array of benefits, including greater independence, cost-effectiveness, and an immersive community experience. From the convenience of ensuite rooms to sociable student halls and private studio apartments, options cater to a variety of preferences and needs, all aiming to enhance the university life experience.

These accommodations for students in Derby come with essential amenities and are situated within easy travelling distance to your university, ensuring a balanced student lifestyle. Below, explore the top-rated options for student accommodation in Derby:

1. Northgate House

2. 9PG - Agard Street

3. The Croft

4. Roman House

5. Progressive House

6. Agard Street

Cost Of Living

Derby, a vibrant student city in the UK, offers various educational opportunities and experiences to young scholars. Understanding the cost of living in Derby is crucial for students who are considering or planning to attend universities in the area. It impacts their budgeting, financial planning, and lifestyle choices. On average, the cumulative monthly cost of living in Derby could amount to around £800 - £1100/month, depending on individual lifestyles and accommodation choices.

1. Food & Groceries: £150-£250/month

2. Transportation: £55-£65/month

3. Utilities (including electricity, heating, cooling, water, and garbage): £40-£60/month

4. Clothing: £25-£50

5. Sports & Leisure: £30-£50

Student Travel Derby

Navigating around the vibrant city of Derby is remarkably stress-free for students, thanks, in part, to the array of affordable and accessible transport options available. When you're staying in Derby student accommodation, you'll find that getting to lectures, exploring the city, or planning a quick getaway is simply a breeze. Here's a brief look at how students can travel near their accommodation in Derby.

The city offers a robust public transport system, which includes:

1. Buses

Derby has an extensive bus network, connecting the city centre with residential areas and other towns. The buses run frequently, and students can take advantage of reduced fares with a student travel card. Tickets can be as low as £1.20, and day passes allow unlimited travel, providing a cost-effective way to get around.

2. Metro

While Derby itself doesn't have a metro system, it is well connected by train to nearby cities that do, such as Nottingham. Students can get to Nottingham in around 30 minutes for a fare of about £6, depending on the time of day and the type of ticket purchased.

3. Cycling

Derby is known for being a bike-friendly city, with plenty of safe cycle paths and bike storage facilities. Cycling is a popular option among students because it's free, environmentally friendly, and a great way to stay fit.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Derby

Derby, a city renowned for its harmonious blend of history and contemporary culture, presents an ideal setting for student living. As a place that takes pride in ensuring safety and offering a holistic academic atmosphere, students who choose Derby can expect a quality of life that is conducive to both their studies and personal well-being. Setting up a home in Derby student accommodation places learners in a city with a heart full of warmth and an exciting student community. The city brims with popular student hangouts within easy reach of Derby student accommodation. In Derby, green spaces such as the picturesque Markeaton Park provide a lush escape from the hustle of university life. At the same time, the neighbouring Derby Arboretum – England's first public park – is perfect for leisurely walks or quiet study sessions outdoors. Cultural activities are also plentiful, with annual music festivals like the Derby Folk Festival offering entertainment and a chance to indulge in the city's artistic flair. Students have the opportunity to immerse themselves in a community that celebrates creativity and social connection. Life in Derby is not just about academic pursuits; it's an enriching journey of discovery, leisure, and networking. Derby student accommodation situates students at the intersection of serene living and vibrant student dynamics, promising an unforgettable chapter during their university years.

Derby Tourist Attractions

Whether you are a history buff, nature lover, or art enthusiast, Derby's tourist spots provide a perfect backdrop to your academic journey. Discover the captivating blend of sights that make Derby a favourite destination among visitors.

1. Derby Cathedral

2. Derby Museum and Art Gallery

3. Calke Abbey

4. Pickford's House

5. Derby Arboretum

6. Markeaton Park

7. Quad

8. Pride Park Stadium

9. Derby Silk Mill

10. Kedleston Hall

Universities in Derby

Recognised as a vibrant educational hub, Derby is home to a number of prestigious universities, attracting students from across the globe. Whether you are seeking excellent academic facilities or a rich cultural experience, Derby's institutions provide it all.

1. Leicester College

2. De Montfort University

3. Loughborough College

4. Loughborough University

5. The University of Nottingham (Sutton Bonington Campus)

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