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Altura, Birmingham
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Altura, Birmingham

Bath Row, Birmingham, B15 1NR, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Located at 160 Bath Row, Birmingham, B15 1NR, Altura Birmingham stands out as a prominent property offering various living options such as Standard Studio, Luxe Studio, and a range of Ensuite apartments including 8 Bed Luxe Ensuite, Premium Studio, and 7 Bed Premium Ensuite, among others. The property is conveniently situated for students, being in close proximity to several educational institutions. Nearest to Altura, student accommodation, students will find the Mander Portman Woodward, Ulster University, University of Birmingham, and Birmingham City University, making this accommodation a strategically placed home for academic life.

Birmingham, a bustling metropolis in the heart of England, is the chosen home for a diverse student population. Revered for its rich industrial heritage, the city also basks in contemporary cultural flair, making it a dynamic location for students to dwell and study in. Selecting Altura, Birmingham student accommodation not only places one in an academic hotspot but also amidst historical landmarks, innovative art scenes, and a spirited social tapestry. This student accommodation in Birmingham aligns perfectly with the city's reputation as an active student hub, known for its engaging urban lifestyle and spirited community.

Altura student accommodation Birmingham offers some excellent common areas and is extremely well-designed and chic providing all the amenities you would need to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Birmingham is a lively, culturally diverse city that offers a distinctive fusion of contemporary and history. There are many parks and other green areas across the city, including Cannon Hill Park and Sutton Park, which offer tranquil settings for students to rest and breathe in the fresh air. Students have plenty of opportunities to unwind and socialise in the numerous clubs, eateries, and cafes located all across Birmingham. With a wealth of renowned attractions and historical landmarks, Birmingham is a city with a rich heritage. Well-known locations including the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham Cathedral, and Aston Hall are located in the city and offer an insight into the city's intriguing past. Birmingham is also well-known for its thriving music and arts scene, which draws top performers from all over the world to places like Symphony Hall and the Hippodrome Theatre. Birmingham is a centre for education as well, serving students from a range of academic disciplines. Students who live in Altura Birmingham can immerse themselves in the intellectual scene and utilise the city's academic opportunities. Stop waiting right now! Make your booking today in the city centre to find out why students from all over the world are drawn to Birmingham. Discover the distinctive fusion of excitement, culture, and history in Altura student accommodation Birmingham that makes this city one of the most desirable cities to live in!

Features

Altura student accommodation Birmingham beckons with its array of en-suites and studios, each catering to your unique preferences and needs. Designed with meticulous attention to detail, the rooms at Altura Birmingham offer a harmonious blend of functionality and comfort. Whether you're sinking into the embrace of a cosy bed, settling in at the desk for a study session, or organizing your wardrobe with all your favourite outfits, every aspect of your living space is thoughtfully curated to enhance your student experience. And with complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi at your fingertips, staying connected has never been easier.

But the perks of this Birmingham student accommodation extend far beyond the confines of your room. Discover a world of convenience with on-site laundry facilities, ensuring that your clothes stay fresh and clean throughout the academic year. For those who prefer pedal power, rest assured knowing that secure bike storage is available on-site, offering peace of mind for your two-wheeled companion.

In the rare event of any issues, the on-site maintenance team is readily available to address your concerns promptly, ensuring that your living environment remains in top-notch condition. Plus, say goodbye to the hassle of managing bills, as Altura Birmingham includes comprehensive bills coverage, including contents insurance for added peace of mind.

Your safety and security are paramount at Altura Birmingham. With 24/7 staff-manned security, key fob access, and CCTV surveillance, you can rest easy knowing that your well-being is safeguarded around the clock. Experience a stress-free stay in the heart of Birmingham, where every detail is designed with your comfort and convenience in mind. Welcome to Altura student accommodation Birmingham, where your student journey begins.

Location and What's Hot?

Altura Birmingham offers aesthetic en suites and studios close to various universities like Ulster University, Mander Portman Woodward, Brasshouse Languages, University College Birmingham, and so many more. The closeness to various universities makes Altura student accommodation the most preferred one among the students.

Students can enjoy a variety of dining options, parks, and entertainment locations during their leisure time in Birmingham's Leonardo Royal Hotel, which is close to Altura Birmingham. In addition, Birmingham is home to several landmarks and tourist destinations that make for fantastic weekend getaways. Leonardo Royal Hotel Birmingham has a wide variety of eateries, making it home to a vibrant culinary culture. Students can savour delectable meals at restaurants like Best Western Plough & Harrow Hotel, which is renowned for its exquisite steaks, or Hotel ibis Styles Birmingham Centre, which serves inventive food made with locally sourced ingredients. Lasan Indian Restaurant & Cocktail Bar serves delicious Indian food for individuals who want to experience other cultures, and Clayton Hotel Birmingham offers various different cuisines.

Football in particular is a popular sport in Birmingham. Visit one of the city's football teams, such Birmingham City FC or Aston Villa FC, to experience the thrill of a match. For sports fans, watching a game and rooting for their favourite teams is an exhilarating experience. Birmingham is home to a range of entertainment venues, pubs, and clubs in addition to dining and sports. The nightlife in the city is thriving, with places like The Moseley Arms providing live music performances and a fun atmosphere. At these well-liked venues, students can chill with a drink, take in live music, or dance the night away. The Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Cadbury World, and the Birmingham Botanical Gardens are just a few of the tourist destinations in Birmingham where visitors can learn more about the city's rich cultural legacy. In addition, the city holds a number of festivals, exhibitions, and events that highlight its thriving arts and cultural landscape.

Birmingham offers a fun student experience with its wide variety of attractions, food alternatives, and entertainment venues. Altura Birmingham is the perfect option for student housing in the city because it offers easy access to all these amenities. Don't pass up the chance to experience Birmingham's dynamic energy firsthand and make lifelong memories while you're a student here!

Commute

When students choose Altura Birmingham as their accommodation, they not only gain a comfortable living space but also unlock the convenience of its prime location. Nestled in a well-connected area, navigating the city becomes a breeze. With various transportation options at their fingertips, residents can effortlessly reach universities and amenities alike. Whether opting for the swift connections of Fiveways Station, the accessibility of Five Ways, and Bexhill Grove bus stops, or the eco-friendly appeal of the Library Metro Tram, getting around Birmingham is a seamless experience. If you want to travel around on bikes, the West Midlands Cycle Hire is just around the corner. These transport links, situated just moments from this Birmingham student accommodation, ensure that students have quick access to the city's educational institutions, shopping centres, and cultural attractions, all without the stress of lengthy commutes. Embrace the comfort and connectivity of strategically positioned Birmingham student accommodation, where every corner of the city is within easy reach.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Water
Heating
Electricity
Wifi
Weekly Cleaning of Communal Spaces

Common Amenities

On-site Secure Bike Storage
Fully Equipped Gym
High-speed Wi-Fi
Game Area
Cinema Room
On-site laundry

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Payment Policies (4)

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    This property requires booking deposit.
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  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers 1, 4, 10, 12 flexible instalment plans.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in a studio room?

All studio apartments include:
• Small double, double or king sized bed with under the bed storage
• Study area with desk and chair
• Wardrobe
• Fridge
• Oven & microwave, or combi-microwave
• Washer-dryer
• Dishwasher
• Smart TV And some studios also include:
• Sofa
• Dining table and chairs Specific details about what is included in each room type can be found on the property page.

What is included in an en-suite room?

All en-suite apartments include:
• Small double bed and underbed storage
• Private en-suite
• Study area with desk and chair
• Double wardrobe
• Full length mirror All shared living and kitchen areas feature:
• Fridge
• Oven
• Microwave
• Sofa
• Dining Table and Chairs
• Cupboard space for each resident
• Washer
• Dryer
• Dishwasher
• Smart TV

Who can live at the property?

The property welcomes you with open arms and would love to be part of your university experience. Any person who is a full-time student, over the age of 18 and enrolled with an educational institution can live within the property buildings.

What are your payment plans?

Rent will need to be paid in full via Transfermate if you do not have a UK-based Guarantor or a guarantee from Housing Hand. If you have a UK-based Guarantor or guarantee from Housing Hand then you can pay your Rent by Direct Debit on the first of the month either in 4, 10 or 12 instalments whichever is most convenient.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

The property requires a reservation fee to secure your room. Your reservation fee will be equal to one week’s rent. This is shown as a credit against your first rental payment.

How to pay rent?

All Rent payments are due on or before the due date set out in your tenancy agreement. If you are unable to pay the rent instalment, you must speak to a member of your onsite team, who will assist and advise you on your options. If you fail to pay your rent, then the property will refer your debt to STA, the property debt management company, who will recover the debt on the property's behalf, all additional costs incurred to recover the debt will be added to the amount owed up on collection of this.

When is my first instalment due?

On the 9th August. For those paying in instalments a months rent is due on this date and for those paying in full all the rent will be due.

What’s included in my rent?

Free 24/7 coffee, free of charge in-apartment washer-dryers, in apartment Smart TVs, free bike hire, weekly events, CCTV, on-site leasing team and more! As well as….. All utility bills including gas, water and electricity (to reasonable consumption), 100MB high-speed WIFI with a personal private network, and weekly cleaning of communal spaces (all included in your rent)

What documents do I need for my application?

The property will need a copy of your passport, visa (if required) and offer letter for university so please have these handy. If you do not yet have an offer from your university or a visa yet, you can still book with us and supply these documents later at check in.

Can I arrive earlier than my tenancy start date?

If your room is available, you may be able to move in early and you will be charged Rent for this period. Please contact a the property team member at the property to enquire about early arrivals.

Can I share my room?

Yes. Dual occupancy is accepted in Studio rooms only. Couple-friendly rooms are identified and can be searched for within the property booking system. Couples will both need to sign the Tenancy Agreement and be jointly/severely liable for the rent. A 20% uplift to rent is applied to all couple-friendly rooms.

I am under 18, can I book with the property?

Yes. the property allow students who are 17 years of age to book with us, but they should be turning 18 prior to move-in (or shortly thereafter).

What if I have a disability or special requirement?

The property caters to all individuals and the property has rooms to accommodate students with a disability if you have any specific requirements, please contact us and speak to a member of staff so the property can ensure to is as accommodating as possible. In addition to this, the property has step-free/level access. The property can provide information on the availability of disabled parking for customers and there are accessible WCs in the communal areas for visitors.

Do you offer short term lets?

If you are looking for short term stay, the property is here to accommodate you. Whether you are searching for somewhere to stay during the summer period where you may be on placement, a pre-sessional course, a language course or just want to settle in earlier, please get in contact with us to explore the property short-term letting options.

What are false fire alarms and how can I help to reduce them?

False alarms or unwanted fire signals occur when the fire alarm is activated when there is no fire. False alarms can be a significant inconvenience to all residents and staff and cause unnecessary pressure and resources for the local fire authority. You can help to reduce false alarms by following a few simple rules:
1. Close you bathroom door when taking a shower, steam can cause an activation.
2. Do not smoke in your flat, room or studio.
3. Do not cover a fire alarm detector and never tamper with fire safety equipment..
4. Keep kitchen fire doors closed, open a kitchen window or use extract fan to clear room of smoke when cooking.
5. Avoid using products such as deodorant and hair spray near smoke alarms.

What is a Fire Risk Assessment (FRA)?

A Fire Risk Assessment (FRA) is an inspection of fire safety in your buildings . The purpose of the assessment is to:
1. Assess the risk of a fire occurring,
2. Assess the likelihood of the occupants being able to respond to a fire,
3. Assess the consequences of a fire occurring in the building,
4. Take preventative action.

Who carries out the Fire Risk Assessment?

The property employs experienced, qualified, independent specialist assessors from PEMCO LLP to carry out the assessments.

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Birmingham Student Accommodation

Finding ideal student accommodation in Birmingham UK can be a tiring job however, amber makes this daunting task easy by providing some amazing options. One of the best things about this student accommodation in Birmingham UK is its close proximity to renowned universities like the University of Birmingham, Aston University, and ACM Birmingham. Students will get a healthy environment to grow here, which will help them grow both personally and professionally. With a large number of students travelling to the city every year, finding ideal Birmingham city student accommodation such as studios and en-suits can be a little difficult. Hence, amber provides budget-friendly options that are loaded with all the necessary amenities and facilities that one would require for a comfortable stay. If you are looking for student accommodation in Birmingham UK, then don’t forget to check out these options such as Compass, The Old Fire Station, Calthorpe Court, Canalside, and many more.

About Birmingham

Birmingham is known for its iron & steel industry, which makes it one of the major role players in the industrial revolution. Well, not just an enriching history, but Birmingham has established itself as the educational hub over the years. Attracting a large number of students from all over the world. Another thing that makes Birmingham stand out amongst the rest is that the city proves to be a great place for cultural amalgamation. One can easily find people from different ethnicities and diverse backgrounds coming together. Birmingham is close to many cities, such as Coventry, Leicester, and Nottingham.


Birmingham is the second largest city in the United Kingdom and is home to some of the finest universities. Students will get a good exposure and an amalgamation of different cultures & backgrounds in Birmingham. However, it’s important to find the perfect student accommodation in Birmingham UK, on time.  Birmingham is known for its industrial revolution that has made it stand out amongst other cities. Birmingham is known as the educational hub for the outstanding environment it offers and a great range of career opportunities. That’s when amber comes into the picture by helping students find their perfect stay in the city. These options are all packed up with a great range of amenities & facilities that make the stay comfortable for students. The city has some of the best places to visit, which also gives students time to relax and explore the city. Apart from this, the city is also known for its finest architecture and modern art.

Best student accommodation in Birmingham

Birmingham is known for its beautiful architecture and modern infrastructure. The student flats Birmingham promotes community by enabling interactions with other students and forging lifetime friendships. With access to necessary amenities and resources, it provides a welcoming environment that is conducive to learning. By selecting the best student accommodation in Birmingham UK, you can invest in a balanced and enjoyable student experience, which will also help you to focus more on your studies and find lifelong memories. Amber simplifies the process by developing an easy, three-step process for choosing, paying for, and reserving the apartment of your choice. Amber offers purpose-built flats, studios, and budget-friendly apartments. If you intend to stay in student apartments in Birmingham, amber's sorting features make it easy to choose neighbourhoods close to your university to save your commuting time. Have a look at some of the budget-friendly student properties in Birmingham we offer:

1. 800 Bristol Road

2. Collegiate Bagot Street

3. The Heights

4. Altura

5. iQ Broderick House

6. Chamberlain Place

7. Lucas Studios

8. Yugo Globe Works

9. Volume Works

10. The Pavilion

Cost of living in Birmingham

Birmingham, a city of endless possibilities, offers students affordable living costs that don't skimp on excitement. From reasonable food expenses to manageable utility bills and transportation costs, students can make the most of their budget while immersing themselves in Birmingham's vibrant culture and student-friendly atmosphere. Experience rewarding student life in student homes in Birmingham, where affordability meets a world of opportunities, making it the perfect destination for students seeking an enriching and pocket-friendly experience.

1. Food: £30 - £40 /week

2. Gas and electricity: £15 - £25 /week

3. Internet & mobile phone: £15 - £20 /week

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £10 - £15 /week

5. Laundry: £5 - £10 /week

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £10 - £15 /week

7. Clothing: £50 /month

8. Travel (buses, trams, trains): £40 - £60 /month

Student Travel Birmingham

Birmingham, a sprawling metropolitan hub beyond the capital, boasts a comprehensive transportation infrastructure facilitating seamless mobility. An array of commuting options caters to diverse needs, be it traversing to and from educational institutions or journeying back home during festive seasons. Common modes of travel encompass buses, trains, trams, and cycling routes, offering flexibility and convenience to residents and visitors alike within this vibrant urban landscape.

1. Bus: Birmingham has a vast bus network run by multiple companies. Adult single-trip bus fares typically cost around £2.50, although a National Express West Midlands Swift card can lower that cost to about £2.00. Weekly bus passes are discounted, costing between £15 and £20.

2. Train: Birmingham New Street station is a major hub with excellent connectivity. A West Midlands Network card can further reduce the cost of a weekly pass for unlimited train travel within the region from about £30-£40 to just £20-£30. Students can easily take the train to travel to the nearest places as well. People usually prefer trains because of their frequency.

3. Tram: Birmingham's West Midlands Metro tram system offers convenient transportation. Adult fares for a single tram ride range from £2.40 to £4.50, but they can be as low as £2.00 using a West Midlands Network card. Trams are also widely preferred by people for their rapid availability throughout the city.

4. Cycling: Birmingham promotes cycling by providing designated lanes and bike-sharing programmes. With pricing starting at £1 per hour or roughly £5 for a weekly pass, programmes like West Midlands Cycle Hire make renting bikes to students affordable.

Student Lifestyle & Living in Birmingham

Birmingham is not just the city that offers a quality of education, but it is also known for its outstanding tourist attractions. Students travelling from different parts of the world will get to experience different cultures and diversity in Birmingham. Students will get plenty of opportunities to explore this beautiful city, which will also help them in their professional journey. One can explore these places from their student accommodation in Birmingham UK. Students can visit Cadbury World for a fun-packed day.

Birmingham is a popular study-abroad destination reputed for its thriving student life. You can always find something to occupy you in Birmingham, from its buzzing nightlife to its diversified culinary scene. Experience the city's flourishing music and arts scene. Savour exquisite street food at the Digbeth Dining Club, and cheer on your favourite team at a live sports event! Students seeking life-changing adventures are sure to make unforgettable memories. Birmingham will surely leave you wanting more!

The Balti Triangle, located just south of the downtown area, has the city's highest concentration of Balti houses and serves the best curries in the UK. Because Birmingham is considered the birthplace of the Balti curry, many of these restaurants are among the best in the country. It's authentic Indian cuisine at its finest. If you're not in the mood for Indian food, there are many Chinese eateries and smorgasbords to browse in the Chinese Quarter - however, it can be expensive. Digbeth Dining Club, winner of the Best Street Food Event at a new emphasis of the British Street Food Awards, is open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday and is home to a diverse blend of road food and world cooking outlets.

Birmingham Tourist Attractions

Birmingham offers a great range of tourist attractions that students can easily visit from their student apartments in Birmingham. Some of the places to visit are

1. Birmingham Hippodrome

2. Library of Birmingham

3. Symphony Hall

4. Villa Park Stadium Tour

5. Winterbourne House and Garden

6. Coffin Works

7. Barber Institute of Arts

8. National Motorcycle Museum

Universities in Birmingham

Birmingham offers one of the best universities in the city that attracts a lot of students from across the world to study every year. Some of the universities are-

1. Ulster University

2. BIMM

3. Birmingham City University

4. Ed Language School

5. University College Birmingham

6. ACM Birmingham

7. Aston University

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