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Albany Student Village, Coventry

Albany Rd, Coventry, CV5 6JR, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Albany Student Village Coventry offers unparalleled convenience for students. This student accommodation in Coventry UK has various room types like ensuites and studios. Situated in close proximity to City College Coventry and Coventry University, this vibrant community provides easy access to academic pursuits. It boasts modern accommodations tailored to student needs, featuring comfortable living spaces and state-of-the-art amenities. Residents enjoy a vibrant social atmosphere, with communal areas fostering collaboration and friendships. With this Coventry student accommodation’s prime location, students have convenient access to nearby amenities and transportation hubs, enhancing their overall living experience. Experience the epitome of student living at Albany Student Village Coventry.


Located in England's West Midlands, Coventry is a vibrant city renowned for its rich history, cultural diversity, and thriving student community. As the home of Albany Student Village Coventry, it offers an ideal blend of academic excellence and lively urban living. Albany Student Village Coventry is strategically located within proximity to several key areas, making it the ultimate choice for student accommodation. Just a stone's throw away lies Coventry University, a prestigious institution known for its innovative programs and cutting-edge research. Additionally, the University of Warwick, another world-renowned educational hub, is easily accessible, providing students with unparalleled opportunities for academic growth and networking.


Beyond academia, this residents can immerse themselves in Coventry's dynamic cityscape. The city centre boasts a plethora of cultural attractions, including the historic Coventry Cathedral and the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, offering endless opportunities for exploration and enrichment. Students can also enjoy convenient access to amenities such as shopping centres, restaurants, and entertainment venues, ensuring a well-rounded lifestyle. With its prime location and a myriad of nearby attractions, Albany Student Village Coventry stands as the perfect choice for students seeking a comfortable and enriching living experience in this vibrant city.

Features

Albany Student Village Coventry offers a diverse range of amenities to cater to the needs and interests of its residents. With high-speed internet and Wi-Fi, students can stay connected and productive. The cinema room provides a perfect space for relaxation and entertainment. On-site laundry facilities ensure convenience for students. Cyclists can benefit from secure cycle storage. The fully fitted kitchen allows for convenient meal preparation. Social events foster a sense of community among residents. Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the gym and multi-use games area (MUGA), which includes a Padel tennis court suitable for netball and hockey, all floodlit for evening use. Additionally, Albany Student Village Coventry features a theatre kitchen and chill areas equipped with pool and table tennis tables, as well as plenty of comfortable sofas for relaxation.

Location and What's Hot?

Albany Student Village Coventry offers unparalleled convenience for students attending both City College Coventry and Coventry University. Situated within walking distance of both institutions, it provides easy access to classes, libraries, and campus amenities. Its proximity eliminates the need for lengthy commutes, allowing students to maximise their time for studies, extracurricular activities, and leisure. With modern facilities, including comfortable living spaces, study areas, and recreational facilities, it fosters a conducive environment for academic success and personal growth. Its central location enhances the overall university experience, making it the ideal choice for students seeking convenience and connectivity in Coventry.


If someone chooses to live in the Albany Student Village Coventry, their social life could be quite vibrant and convenient. It's strategic location puts it in the heart of a bustling community with easy access to various amenities and attractions. Firstly, within the accommodation itself, there may be communal areas or facilities where residents can socialise and engage in activities organised by the accommodation management or fellow residents. This could include events like movie nights, game tournaments, or study groups, fostering a sense of community among the students.


For daily needs, there might be grocery stores nearby, such as Tesco Express or Sainsbury's Local, providing easy access to essentials for cooking and snacking. Additionally, there could be smaller convenience stores within walking distance for any last-minute needs. When it comes to dining out or grabbing a coffee, students could explore nearby cafes and restaurants like The Tenth Hole or Esquires Coffee, where they can relax with friends or study over a cup of coffee. These places could become popular hangout spots for students looking to unwind or socialise outside of their accommodation. For those interested in culture and history, there might be museums or art galleries in the vicinity, such as the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, offering opportunities for educational outings or simply strolls through exhibits. Moreover, being in Coventry, there could be vibrant nightlife options available for students looking to experience the city's entertainment scene. From pubs and bars like The Phoenix and Kasbah Nightclub to live music venues such as The Tin Music and Arts, there would be plenty of opportunities for socialising and enjoying the city's nightlife.

Commute

Travel accessibility in Coventry, particularly around this accommodation, is quite convenient. The area is well-served by bus stops such as Vincent St, Poplar Road, and Starley Rd (Stop CR2), providing easy access to various parts of the city. Additionally, Coventry Airport Limited and Britannia Coventry Hill Road offer air travel options, catering to those flying in and out of the city. For medical emergencies or specialised transportation needs, the Helipad-University Hospital Coventry (MTC) ensures swift access to critical healthcare services. The distance between this accommodation and these key transportation hubs contributes to the overall accessibility and connectivity of the area, facilitating seamless travel experiences for residents and visitors alike.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

All-inclusive of utility bills
Electricity
Water
Gas

Common Amenities

Internet and Wi-Fi
Cinema room
On-Site Laundry
Cycle Storage
Fully fitted kitchen
Social events

Cancellation Policies (2)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
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  • Early termination by students
    Termination of the tenancy contract before the end date is allowed.
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Payment Policies (5)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
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  • Security Deposit
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  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers 1, 2, 12 flexible instalment plans.
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Frequently Asked Questions

When should I book?

You should book well in advance to avoid disappointment. They do accept late bookings, however this is based on availability which may be limited.

Can I stay over the summer months?

Yes, many of their properties offer extended stays through the summer months.  Please contact individual property for details.

What is the waiting list?

If you select a room type that is currently unavailable their team will contact you to offer you another room type, or they can place you on a waiting list free of charge for your original room choice.

What is the likelihood of getting a waiting list room?

It is impossible to predict as it is dependent on cancellations.

When do applications usually open?

They accept applications all year round.

Is there an advantage to booking early?

Booking early will ensure you have the best chance of securing your preferred room type.

Can I extend my stay?

Yes, please contact reception if you need to extend your stay and they will be happy to advise. However, this is subject to availability.

What if I have a special requirement?

They are committed to assisting everyone and to be inclusive to everyone who wants to stay with us so if you have a special requirement then please don’t hesitate to ask us ahead of your booking or please mention this on your application form and they will do our best to accommodate your requirement.

Can I make group bookings?

Yes, they accept groups. Please contact the property before making your reservation to discuss availability.

Can I share with my friends?

Yes – please make it clear on the application form who you would like to share with. It is best to book early so that this can be arranged as it is subject to availability.

Is there a discount if a group of us want to book a full apartment?

While they don’t have a group discount scheme, from time to time they have special deals and other promotions which may be in place when you are booking (eg.‘Refer a Friend’ and ‘Early Bird’ promotions) so please ask our property manager if any of these will apply to your booking.

Can I choose a specific room?

In all cases you can choose a specific ‘room type’.  Dependant on the property, you may also be able to choose a specific room of your choice.  Please contact the property for details.

Who will I be allocated with?

They try our utmost to allocate likeminded students together (eg based on year of study).  Single-sex apartments are also available. However, this is subject to the type of rooms booked by our students and may not always be possible.

Can I request a room move if I do not get along with the people I am sharing with?

They will always first try to establish if there is anything that can be done to help you and your housemates to live in harmony without anyone moving room. However, move requests will be accommodated whenever possible, subject to availability and a cleaning/admin charge.

When is my rent due?

To allow you to avoid paying one big lump sum and to co-inside with student loan payments, rent is collected in instalments at different times of the year depending on the property you are living in. Please review your license agreement which clearly details rent due dates for your property.  Full details are available on request from your chosen property.

When are my first payments due?

In order to secure your booking, the deposit is payable at the time of signing tenancy agreement.

What if I do not pay the initial payment within 7 days?

If you do not pay the booking deposit within 7 days any room being held will be automatically released. Do contact us as soon as possible in order to avoid the room being released to someone else.

Are the rates negotiable?

Rates are set to offer our students the best possible value and unfortunately cannot be negotiated.

What is included in the rent?

Weekly rent quoted is inclusive of utility bills and broadband services (subject to a fair usage allowance). Republic of Ireland Weekly rent quoted is exclusive of utility charges an additional fixed (subject to a fair usage allowance) utilities charge applies. Consult the what they offer section of each property’s webpage for specific details.

What is the cancellation policy?

They apply a 14 day ‘cooling off period’ to bookings during which time all monies paid are refundable. Please refer to your tenancy agreement or the sample agreement on our website for your specific property for cancelation details in relation to your booking.

What if I leave early?

If you decide to leave early you remain responsible for the rent for the duration for your tenancy. However, if you are able to find a suitable replacement for your room, then the tenancy will be cancelled. In line with your tenancy agreement refunds will only be given when a suitable replacement is found.

Are there Laundry facilities?

Please check your specific property for details. In some locations our apartments have their own washing machine however in general each property has an on-site self-service laundrette (usage charges apply).

Is parking available?

Properties generally have limited or no parking facilities but this will vary from property to property. Please enquire at your specific property for details.  However, all our properties are well served by public transport.

Can I receive deliveries/post?

Yes, they will sign for them and keep them at reception for you to collect.

What utilities and amenities are in the apartment?

Utilities and amenities vary from property to property, specifics for your property are details on the specific property page.

Do you provide bedding?

They do not provide bedding.

Do I need a TV Licence?

No, they provide the TV licence and this is included within your rent.

Will the apartment/room be cleaned during my stay?

No, students will be expected to maintain the cleanliness of the shared facilities and their own bedroom. If however you would like to have your apartment cleaned for you it may be possible to arrange this for an additional charge

What do I do if something is not working in my apartment?

Our on-site maintenance team will try to resolve any issues you raise with us on the same day as you log the issue with us. All issues must be logged via our student portal. Where they need to arrange parts and the issue cannot be resolved that day they will keep you informed at all times as to what the likely timescales are.

Can I have pets?

Sorry, they do not allow pets.

How can I get to the city centre?

There are public transport options on your doorstep and the city centre is also within walking and cycling distance.  Your welcome pack will provide full details.

What are resident co-ordinators?

Resident co-ordinators are students just like you who live here but are employed by us for a small number of hours each week to help us support residents. Being a resident co-ordinator involves reception duties and assisting with our busy events programme.

How do I become a resident co-ordinator?

Email your CV and covering letter to our Accommodation Manager and they will be in touch with further information.

Am I allowed overnight guests?

Yes, please register overnight guests in advance. Length of stay restrictions are in place and some terms and conditions apply.

Will my apartment be inspected?

Yes, inspections will be carried out in each apartment a number of times during your stay and any damages or cleanliness issues will be addressed by the management team. Additional charges may be incurred for damages and/or cleaning services.

Is there a curfew?

No, students may come and go as they please. However, they must carry their student ID with them for verification purposes.

Until what time can a visitor stay?

Visitors can stay until 11pm, unless they have been registered as an overnight guest.

Can I have friends stay over?

Yes, but for health and safety reasons requests for overnight guests must be submitted to reception. As your apartment is shared with other residents and to ensure peaceful living for all it is intended that this policy operates on a ‘fair use’ basis.

Is the property safe?

The property is staffed 24/7 and is fitted with CCTV surveillance systems. All bedrooms contain their own locking system. During the hours of darkness, the entrance is locked, and access is only available to registered student ID holders.

When can I move in?

They will contact all students with a move-in slot prior to arrival.

What do I need to bring for check in?

They will require proof of student status eg a student ID or a letter from your university, and a valid passport or driving licence. They must have received payment of your deposit and any rent due (as set out in your tenancy agreement) before they are able to give you access to your room.

What do I need to bring with me?

Apartments are fully furnished but check your student handbook for specific equipment schedule for your building.

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Student Accomodations in Coventry

About Coventry

Nestled in the heart of England, Coventry is a city with a rich history and a vibrant present. Located in the West Midlands, it is renowned for its resilience and regeneration. Historically, Coventry played a pivotal role during the Industrial Revolution, becoming a key centre for manufacturing and innovation. The city's population has grown steadily, with diverse communities contributing to its multicultural atmosphere.

Coventry is home to several universities, each contributing to its academic prowess. Coventry University, recognised for its cutting-edge research and innovative programs, stands as a prominent institution. City College Coventry, Arden University, and the prestigious University of Warwick further enhance the city's educational landscape. Amidst its urban landscape, Coventry boasts several green spaces and national parks. Memorial Park, with its serene surroundings, provides a peaceful retreat. Coombe Country Park offers picturesque landscapes, ideal for strolls. The city's commitment to green initiatives aligns with its historical significance.

Coventry has become a hub for international students, drawn to its academic excellence and cultural diversity. The presence of various universities caters to a broad spectrum of disciplines. Coventry University, in particular, emphasises creating a welcoming environment for international students. With a range of budget-friendly student accommodation options available, the city ensures that students have a comfortable and affordable stay. Thus, Coventry blends its historical charm with modern innovation, making it an attractive destination for both students and residents alike. The city's commitment to education, green initiatives, and cultural diversity underscores its dynamic and inclusive character.

Best Student Accommodation in Coventry

Student accommodation plays a pivotal role in the academic journey, significantly influencing a student’s overall well-being and academic success. The choice of private student accommodation in Coventry is very crucial. Factors such as proximity to the university, affordability, and facilities offered are essential variables to consider. Student housing in Coventry caters to diverse needs, providing options ranging from studios to private residences. People often seek tailored options, making it imperative to find Coventry accommodation for international students.

Navigating the myriad of student flats in Coventry choices can be daunting, but platforms like amber simplify the process, offering a one-stop solution for finding ideal student accommodation in Coventry. This ensures that students not only have a comfortable stay but also a conducive environment for their academic pursuits. Choosing the right student accommodation in Coventry is an investment in a student's overall university experience. Here are a few private student accommodation in Coventry you can check out:

1. The Apollo Works

2. Calcott Ten

3. Broad Lane House

4. Collegiate Burges House

5. Collegiate Corporation Village

6. Singer Hall

7. Raglan House

8. Gosford Gate

9. Millennium View

10. Canvas Coventry City Point

Cost of Living in Coventry

Navigating the cost of living for students in Coventry involves considerations such as accommodation expenses. Your cost of living depends on several factors, such as the cost of the student housing in Coventry, the location of the student accommodation in Coventry, and your personal spending habits. Students can explore private student accommodation in Coventry for cost-effective living. There are a range of choices for budget-friendly student accommodation in Coventry, ensuring a comfortable stay. With a variety of housing solutions, including budget-friendly options, students can find suitable student housing in Coventry for themselves. Here is a breakdown:

1. Food: £350 - £370 per month
2. Electricity and Gas: £180 - £211 per month
3. Transportation: £45 - £60 per month
4. Utilities: £250 - £280 per month
5. Internet: £25 - £30 per week
6. Entertainment: £40 - £50 per month
7. Groceries: £110 - £120 per month
8. Clothes: £65 - £75 per month

Student Travel in Coventry

Navigating Coventry is a breeze for students, with easy access to essential amenities and the renowned Coventry University. The city offers a range of student-friendly transportation options, ensuring seamless connectivity from various student accommodations in Coventry. You will find a variety of travel options such as bus, train, taxi, and bicycle. The city's commitment to providing accessible travel, coupled with numerous options for accommodation, enhances the overall student experience. This blend of convenience and homes for students’ Coventry options makes the city an ideal destination for students pursuing their academic journey. Here is a list of the different modes of transport along with their estimated cost.

1. Bus: Coventry's extensive bus network covers the entire city, such as Pool Meadow Bus Station, Wright St, and Coventry Train Station Bus Interchange. Students can easily reach anywhere around the city and explore the city using buses. Adult fares typically start at £2.50 per journey. A few bus stops near private accommodation in Coventry include the Corporation St (Stop BS1) bus stop, White St Coach Park bus stop, and Swanswell Pool bus stop.

2. Train: The city is well-connected to train stations like Coventry, Coventry Arena, and Canley, making it convenient for students to access. The cost of train travel varies based on routes and zones. Adult fares typically start at £2.30 per journey.

3. Bicycle: Coventry encourages cycling routes like City Centre to Rowley’s Green and Keresley, Canal Basin to Longford and Hawkesbury Junction, and City Centre to Henley Green and Potters Green routes to cycle-friendly routes. Students can rent bicycles through various schemes, with prices starting at £2 per day.

Student Lifestyle & Living in Coventry

Student life in Coventry is a vibrant and enriching experience, making it an ideal city for students. Known for its safety, Coventry provides a secure environment for students pursuing their education here. The city is home to Coventry University, and the abundance of chill spots and restaurants makes it a perfect blend of academics and recreation. Notable hangout places like The Botanist and The Castle Grounds offer students a relaxing atmosphere. Coventry boasts diverse events throughout the year, including the Godiva Festival and Coventry Food and Drink Festival, providing entertainment and cultural exposure.

The city is adorned with green spaces like War Memorial Park, offering a refreshing escape for students. When it comes to the nightlife, Coventry doesn't disappoint, with clubs like Kasbah and The Empire attracting a lively crowd. Additionally, the city hosts music festivals like the Coventry Music Festival, adding a rhythmic touch to student life.

What sets Coventry apart is its commitment to student welfare. The availability of diverse student homes Coventry, including studio and shared apartment options near Coventry University, ensures that students have a comfortable stay. There are private and affordable accommodations catering to diverse needs, making Coventry a welcoming city for both local and international students. With its thriving cultural scene, diverse events, and student-friendly amenities, Coventry goes beyond academics, offering a holistic and memorable experience to those pursuing education in this dynamic city.

Coventry Tourist Attractions

Coventry has become a hotspot for tourists, offering a blend of rich history and modern attractions. Visitors also find the lively atmosphere around Coventry University, with various amenities and attractions. While exploring Coventry's charm, one can easily access homes for students Coventry, ranging from studio options to private residences, ensuring a comfortable stay for international students and those seeking affordable options near Coventry University. Here is a list of the tourist attractions:

1. Coventry Cathedral
2. Coventry Transport Museum
3. The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
4. St. Mary’s Guildhall
5. War Memorial Park
6. Coombe Abbey Park
7. Belgrade Theatre
8. The Coventry Music Museum

Universities in Coventry

Coventry is home to some of the prestigious universities offering excellent education. Students come here to pursue undergraduate, postgraduate, and research programs across disciplines. Here is a list of the top universities in Coventry.

1. University of Warwick
2. Arden University
3. CU Coventry
4. Warwick Business School

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