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Boatmans Court, Preston
4-6 Bedroom Ensuite Flat With Shared Kitchen - Bedroom
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Boatmans Court, Preston

Marsh Ln, Preston, PR1 8RQ, United Kingdom
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About the Property

The Boatmans Court is a spacious and gorgeous student accommodation in Preston It has a variety of ensuite flats. It's also close to a number of colleges, including the University of Central Lancashire which is only 9 minutes away on foot, and Preston College which is a short drive away from the property.


This wonderful student flat includes everything a student living away from home needs to be comfortable. Students can unwind in their comfortable accommodations after a hard day on campus. Students may study in peace by making use of the wide study desks and bookcases, as well as the high-speed wifi. There is a common study room, a common living and dining area, and a communal lounge for extracurricular activities. You may prepare an excellent meal in the shared kitchen while bonding with other students over a cup of coffee.

Location and What's Hot?

Preston is a great place to live since it boasts great nightlife, food, culture, and outdoor activities. Furthermore, the neighborhood is surrounded by a plethora of restaurants, pubs, and other intriguing locations. Students may visit neighboring cafes such as Sizzle and Slice, Itsy's Street Food, Tino's Restaurant, Spicy Grill, and many more since there is always something happening here. They are all within a few minutes' walk of one another and highly rated. Tesco Express is a short walk away from supermarket shopping.


Traveling from one location to another in Preston is straightforward since public transit is available. Several bus stops are nearby, including Corporation Street and Hope Street (Stand T).

What will you get

Common Amenities

Shared Space For Studying
Communal Living Area
Communal Kitchen Area
Central Heating
Common room

Cancellation Policies (1)

  • No Visa No Pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.

Payment Policies (4)

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

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I live here?

You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.

What are your contract lengths?

Each of the properties offers different contract lengths and room types.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with them, they will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I choose my room?

Rooms are allotted on first cum first served basis.

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of 50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move. A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type. Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You wont have to move out in the holidays, so you wont have to remove your belongings every term.

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending them an email.

How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

By dropping them an email for the same.

Can I book a room without a viewing?

Absolutely. However, they would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.

How long does a viewing take?

Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.

What will I be shown on my viewing?

All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).

I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view a property from wherever you want. Just drop them an email the date & time that suits you and they would arrange a viewing for you.

What do I do if I'm a first-year student and I'm still waiting for my exam results?

If you;re still waiting for your exam results and you're not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, don't worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let them know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A-Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you don't let them know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.

Can I book if I'm under 18?

The bookings from students who are under 18 are accepted only if they will turn 18 in the first term of the academic year. Unfortunately, for health and safety reasons, applications from students who wont turn 18 in their first term are not accepted.

What is included in my rent?

All utility bills are included in your rent such as gas, electricity and water and unlimited wifi*. However, your TV license is not included and this is the sole responsibility of the resident as this is not classed as a utility.

Can I pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online or by bank transfer depending on your chosen property. Please note that if you make your payment using a credit card or an overseas debit card, you will be required to pay a surcharge of 1.5%.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

The largest instalment plan with this provider is 10, the total contract value is divided into 10 equal amounts and this is paid across 10 months.

What do I need to provide to be a guarantor?

Please note to be a guarantor you must be in full time employment or a homeowner and lived in the UK (England or Wales) for more than 5 years. You can provide: A copy of proof of identity (with photograph) such as: * Passport * Driving License * ID Badge A copy of proof of address (less than 3 months old) such as: Utility bill statement (i.e. Electricity, Water, Telephone) * Bank statement * Council tax bill for the current year

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Student Accomodations in Preston

Preston Student Accommodation

Moving to Preston for your higher studies? Even though it can be time-consuming, finding suitable student accommodation in Preston, UK is not difficult at all. Amber offers many affordable options for comfortable student accommodation in Preston that are priced reasonably. In addition to drawing a sizable influx of students from neighbouring cities, student housing in Preston is close to several internationally renowned universities, including the University of Central Lancashire, Preston College, University of Bolton, Lancaster University, and the University of Cumbria.

The city of Preston has everything, from luxurious private studios near Broughton to affordable student housing in Fulwood. All of the student housing in Preston is designed with the students’ supreme comfort in mind. Private halls of residence, public halls of living, and private housing are the three main categories of student accommodation in Preston.

Private student accommodation Preston includes studios, communal apartments, and comfortable, elegant, yet cost-effective ensuites that include all utilities. Students in Preston who are seeking short-term rentals have housing alternatives as well. Compared to other English cities, students will find it significantly simpler to reserve short-term accommodation in Preston.

About Preston

One of the oldest cities in the world with a history spanning almost two millennia, Preston City is the administrative hub of Lancashire, England. Preston is a stunning metropolitan region established following the country's early medieval history and is situated between the River Ribble's channels. The city has an important economic sector and great significance in the nation because it is the hub of England's commercial, transportation, and cultural trade.

Furthermore, Preston is a strongly connected city because it borders several surrounding populated areas, including Lancaster, Ormskirk, and Bradford. Additionally, Preston is claimed to be affected by both historical and contemporary economic and military history, giving the city a blend of the early 19th and 20th centuries. Some of the most well-known historical sites in Preston, including the Ribble Steam Railway and Museum, Harris Museum, Art Gallery & Library, Astley Hall, and Haigh Woodland Park, draw thousands of tourists each year.

The city also welcomes a sizable influx of visitors who are international students. Preston is one of the most popular locations in England for international education since it accepts more than 80,000 students each year. Preston is home to many cutting-edge institutions which never permit a student to settle for anything less than perfect.

Best Student Accommodation in Preston

Finding the best student accommodation in Preston is a very important part of every student's university journey. Situated in the heart of Lancashire, Preston is a vibrant and welcoming city that offers a productive environment for students. As the home of the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and other renowned educational institutions, Preston attracts students from diverse backgrounds, making the search for comfortable and suitable student housing in Preston a top priority. As the demand for quality student housing grows, Preston continues to develop a diverse range of student apartments in Preston options that cater to the needs and aspirations of its vibrant student population. Amber has a number of student accommodations for students in Preston that are close to the universities in the city and fully furnished with student-friendly and chic furnishings. Some of the best student accommodation in Preston include:

1. Ladywell Halls

2. Leighton Hall

3. The Warehouse Apartments

4. Jubilee Court

5. Trinity Student Village

6. Foundry Court

7. Oxheys Court

8. iQ Kopa

9. Bowran House

10. The Tramshed

Cost of Living in Preston

The cost of living in Preston is a balance between affordability and quality of life. As with any urban area, the cost of living in Preston can vary depending on individual preferences and lifestyle choices. Living in Preston is not too expensive. The cost of living depends on the location of your student accommodation in Preston, UK, and what you like to do. Renting a place to stay is generally cheaper compared to big cities. Getting around is also affordable because there are good buses and trains. It's a nice place to live for students, professionals, and families who want a good lifestyle without high expenses. Preston is one of those cities which offer luxurious student accommodation starting at 85£ per week. Apart from accommodation, there are many expenses that students have to bear, like:

1. Groceries: £15 to £20 per week
2. Travel: £5 to £10 per week
3. Restaurants: £10 to £20 per week
4. Shopping: £30 to £40 per month
5. Stationary: £15 to £25 per month
6. Leisure activities: £10 to £20 per week

Student Travel in Preston:

Student travel in Preston offers a convenient and accessible experience for those studying in this vibrant city. Student accommodation in Preston is well-connected with various transportation options that cater to student's needs, making it easy to navigate and explore the area. Preston is approximately a 142 km city, which makes travel easy and convenient. We have listed Preston's main transportation options and their typical fares as a service to you. Students must know that these prices can change depending on the day. Some of the public transport modes are:

1. Ferries: The Port of Preston connects Preston with several adjacent communities, notably Kendal in Cumbria. As a result, Preston is among the cities with the best infrastructure for travel at reasonable prices.

2. Bus: Preston's bus network has more than 100 buses that travel up and down the City every hour of the day. From the central bus station near the city centre, students can ride buses that connect to all of England's national highways. Every part of the city is home to hundreds of local bus stops that are intended to serve both local and international travellers. In Preston, the daily bus ticket ranges between GBP 1 and 1.20. A Preston PlusBus bus pass is another option that significantly lowers the cost of local transportation. A few bus stops you can take include Bus Station (Stand 8) bus stop, Queen Street bus stop, and Preston bus station.

3. Cycling: Cycling is a great way to see the city's smaller neighbourhoods. You can visit Preston's upscale riding destinations, such as the city's well-known Avenham Park.

Student Living & Lifestyle in Preston

Preston is one of the busiest cities in the world. As a result, it piqued students' curiosity as they walked into this welcoming environment. The University of Central Lancashire offers students access to various cultural experiences, a rich history, lively and exciting nightlife, museums and galleries, sports facilities, theatres, and music halls.

The entire city is covered with vegetation. Preston City is home to some of England's most beautiful parks, including Moor Park, close to the university campus and the perfect spot to relax and breathe fresh air after your classes. Getting around Preston is a breeze. The city has an excellent bus network that connects all the essential areas, including the university campuses and student houses to rent in Preston. You can get discounted travel passes, making it affordable to explore the city.

If you want to eat at a bar or restaurant but are on a limited budget, you should think about heading to Deli Licious Restaurant and Palucas Restaurant Preston. Both establishments serve delicious food at affordable prices, like pizza burritos and other Italian and continental dishes. Do you want to check out Preston's nightlife? For the newest music and an exciting musical experience from the most well-known DJs and performers in the area, check out The Wellington Inn Pub and The Warehouse Nightclub. For those who enjoy sports and fitness, Preston has sports clubs, fitness centres, and parks for various activities. Avenham and Miller Parks are lovely places to relax and enjoy nature.

Preston Tourist Attractions

Preston is a cathedral city with many tourist attractions which attract people of all ages. Students and tourists alike can explore the city and the many popular spots it has to offer. No matter what you like, art, history, shopping, fine dining, outdoor activities, or nature, you will find it all in this city and near student accommodation in Preston, UK. Seeing them one by one or all together on a day trip is your choice. The following are some of the popular tourist attractions.

  1. Harris Museum
  2. Art Gallery & Library
  3. Ribble Steam Railway
  4. National Trust- Rufford Old Hall
  5. Astley Hall, Brockholes
  6. Hoghton Tower

Universities in Preston

Preston is a lively city with lots to offer for students from all walks of life. It's home to the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) and other great schools. Preston provides excellent facilities and libraries for your studies. The university campuses have many events, societies, and academic support services to help you make the most of your time here. Preston is an educational hub with reputed universities, namely:

  1. University of Central Lancashire
  2. Preston College
  3. Myerscough College
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