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Canterbury Student Village, Canterbury
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Canterbury Student Village, Canterbury

Parham Rd, Canterbury, CT1 1YN, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Canterbury Student Village is a fast-filling and one of the most sought-after options for student accommodation in Canterbury that offers a wide range of studios and en-suite apartments for students. Located at Parham Rd, Canterbury, CT1 1YN, United Kingdom, Canterbury Student Village is known for its excellent and convenient location. Not only are there several shops and restaurants that surround the accommodation, but there are several well-known universities located nearby as well. Some universities that are located close to Student Village Canterbury include Christ Church University, St. Peter’s School of English, and Girne American University.

Nestled in the heart of Kent, Canterbury is a picturesque city rich in history that offers a wealth of opportunities for students looking for an engaging academic and social environment. The city has a globally recognized university and a lively, welcoming climate that appeals to a wide range of interests. In addition to its outstanding academic reputation, Canterbury's alluring medieval architecture, vibrant cultural environment, and friendly locals entice students to study there. The city offers the perfect setting for education and personal development, with its historic streets, lively markets, and plenty of cafes creating a relaxed yet study-friendly atmosphere. Canterbury's tight-knit student body encourages camaraderie, teamwork, and a feeling of identity. Offering a wide range of student-friendly attractions, such as reasonably priced restaurants and exciting nightlife choices, Canterbury ensures that students find the perfect balance between academic rigor and a fulfilling social life. This enchanting city truly encapsulates the essence of a well-rounded student experience.

So, if you’re looking for the perfect student accommodation in this city, then look no further than Canterbury Student Village. In addition to having a great selection of room configurations,

Student Village Canterbury is sure to make every student living here feel comfortable. Don’t wait another minute and book your accommodation with amber today.

Features

Whatever your requirements are, Canterbury Student Village offers a wide range of en-suites and studios for you to choose from. When it comes to room amenities, there are plenty available to make the overall living experience more enjoyable. Students will have a small double bed, desk area, a cooker, dishwasher, fridge and freezer, and a microwave. Additionally, the rent structure for Student Village Canterbury comes inclusive of utility bills as well, such as Wi-Fi, heating, water, and electricity.

In regards to the common amenities offered by Canterbury Student Village, there is a tumble dryer, vending machine, central heating, a washing machine, and a vacuum cleaner. There is also a games room, outdoor area, bike storage, cleaner, laundry room, post room, parking (at extra charge), and a common room. There is also CCTV surveillance, a safety deposit box, and on-site maintenance available at the property. Thanks to the availability of all these amenities, Student Village Canterbury is one of the most preferred places for student accommodation.

Location and What's Hot?

Located on Parham Rd, this student accommodation has a number of happening places surrounding it. Grocery stores, shopping centers, pubs, and restaurants are within a short distance to Canterbury Student Village. In addition, some of the best universities, such as Canterbury College, University for the Creative Arts, Stafford House Canterbury, and the University of Kent, are all located close to the accommodation, making it super convenient for students.

In addition to having a number of educational institutions located nearby, Canterbury Student Village also allows students to explore different types of cuisines due to the many restaurants located nearby. Some of the nearest restaurants include Greggs, Tops Pizza, and Sturry Road Food Wagon. These places offer amazing food choices at reasonable prices. Additionally, the ASDA Canterbury Superstore is also located near the accommodation, making it more convenient for students to find whatever they are looking for. PureGym Canterbury Sturry Road and Hales Place Basketball Court are also a short distance away from Student Village Canterbury. Students can also visit the Curzon Canterbury Riverside movie theater, which is very close to the accommodation, after which they can grab drinks at The Penny Theatre, which is one of the most popular bars in the area.

Canterbury is also known for having some of the best tourist attractions. Students can spend their time exploring places such as Westgate Towers Canterbury, The Old Weavers House, Canterbury River Cruise, Crooked House of Canterbury, The Parrot, and the Canterbury Cathedral. As Canterbury has a rich cultural heritage and history associated with it, exploring these historic places is definitely worth it.

Commute

Canterbury Student Village is ideally located in the city and thankfully, students will find many bus stops around. Some of the closest bus and train stations near Canterbury Student Village accommodation include Brymore Road, ASDA, and South Street, which are all located a short distance away. Additionally, if students wish to explore nearby cities, they can catch a train at Canterbury West train station which is a quick cab ride away too. There are plenty of cab services available for students as well.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Gas

Common Amenities

TV (Communal)
Vending Machine
Common Room
Games Room
Outdoor Area
Bike Storage

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Frequently Asked Questions

When am I due to check out?

After your time with them at Property Management I am sure it will be difficult to leave them behind! Your latest check out date is the end date of your tenancy. You are able to leave prior to your tenancy end date, you will just need to sign at Reception to inform the onsite property team that you have left and do not intend on returning.

What do I need to do to check out?

You will need to ensure that your room (and kitchen) is left clean, tidy and free of waste. All of your items need to be removed, with the room left in the same condition that you found it You simply then will need to sign at Reception to say that you have left

What is the latest time for my checkout?

You will need to check with the onsite team in advance of your checkout, usually the check out time is 14:00

What if happen if I left something in my room after I have checkout?

Once you have left your room and checked out you should have taken all of your items with you, therefore all the items left behind are disposed of without liability. You must ensure that all of your items are taken with you.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you within 30 days of the end of your tenancy, if there are any deductions then you will be alerted to this. You will be contacted by the DPS to arrange the return.

What Happens after I have checked out?

Following your departure the onsite team will conduct an inspection of your room and communal areas, they will check this against the check in inspection (and inventory form completed). If there are any issues or damages then they will then contact you with information on damages and charges.

Can I store my luggage for me once I have left?

No. They are not able to store any items following your departure so you will need to take them all with you, or organise for a storage company to assist.

Can I leave my items in my room if I have rebooked for the next year?

If you have rebooked for next year however your current tenancy ends before the beginning of your next tenancy, then you will need to speak to the onsite team to have a summer short stay tenancy to fill in this gap.

I forget to add something onto my inventory form, will I be charged?

Yes most likely you will be, the inventory form is sent out so that you can add any issues when you move in. The onsite team also do a full inspection of the rooms prior to your arrival. Please do speak to your onsite team if you have any questions.

An item in the kitchen has been broken, will be I charged for it?

Property Management does charge for damages in the rooms and communal areas. In the kitchen this is a shared space with shared responsibilities and unless one person takes full responsibility (and therefore the full charge), then this will be split between all people in the cluster.

What happens if I don’t pay my rent?

You are required to pay your rent in line with your tenancy agreement, however if your student finance does not align with your 4 instalment option, then please contact your accommodation team directly who will be able to assist you further. If you do not pay your rent, then Property Management follows a 3 stage debt process*, therefore they recommend that you speak to your accommodation team in the first instance if you are having any financial issues before these proceedings begin. Your University does also have financial aid for students experiencing financial difficulty and it would be advisable to speak to them directly. The Property Management 3 stage Debt Process includes (but is not limited to); contact with your guarantor, legal proceedings against you and your guarantor, CCJ’s, adverse credit and finally Section 8 Notice leading to eviction.

When will the onsite team need access to my room/kitchen?

When access is required the onsite property team will give you prior notice. Regular maintenance and health and safety checks are required throughout the building, if regular access is required to your communal areas then you will be informed either in your welcome pack or on the noticeboard in your kitchen

When are the room inspections?

As a part of your tenancy you will have inspections 3 / 4 times a year, these are organised by the onsite team who will give you prior notice. 

My room does not look exactly like the website - can I move?

All of the images on their website show the representation of the rooms and room types in the accommodation, and are for marketing purposes only. Your room will have the same fixtures, fittings and equipment although it may be in a slightly different set up or layout.

Can I have friends stay over with me overnight?

With Property Management you truly are home, therefore your guests are more than welcome to stay over with you. They would ask that you let both the onsite team know, and also take into consideration your flatmates. Guests are able to stay for a maximum of 3 nights, for further information please speak to your accommodation team. You are solely responsible for your guests, and you would be liable if they cause any complaints or damage.

Do I have to be there when my post is delivered?

Their team are more than happy to assist you with this, you will need to agree to them signing for your post when arriving. They will take in your parcels, store them safely and let you know when you have an item to collect – they will be using Parcel Tracker to log and inform you of your parcel arriving – here they are able to ensure your parcel is carbon neutral for the ‘last leg’ of its journey They can only hold your parcels for 14 days before they must return them, as they have very limited space to store items

How do I have my post delivered?

You will need to ensure that your post is labelled correctly; YOUR NAME, YOUR ROOM ACCOMMODATION NAME 1ST LINE OF ADDRESS CITY POSTCODE This information is available from your tenancy agreement, or in your welcome pack.

How do I report a maintenance issue in my room?

Within 7 days of your arrival you will be sent an inventory form to complete, any issues that you may find can be reported on this to the property staff – they can then look into getting these issues rectified for you. If you have any issues during the year, then you can log these via the App, this lets the property team know about any issues – please remember they will need access permission to get this sorted for you! Maintenance issues will be completed; Priority One – Emergency repairs – are completed, and or made safe, within 24 hours of a report of a defect Priority Two – Urgent Repairs – are completed within five working days of report of the defect Priority Three – Non-Urgent Repairs – are completed within 28 days of a report of a defect.

When can I check into my room?

Your room is cleaned, prepared and ready for you from the start of your tenancy with them. You do not have to check in on the start date of your tenancy agreement, but your room and the team will be there to help you!

What do I need to do to check in?

Once your tenancy has been completed and co-signed you will be looking to move to the next step – moving in! you will need to ensure that your first instalment (or full payment if you are paying upfront), and deposit is paid before you will be able to check in. You will need to bring your ID with you too!

Can someone else check in for me?

No. You have to be able to present your ID and sign for your key yourself, even if you are going to be late you need to be present to check in

What is included in my room?

They provide all the basic furniture that you will need for your stay with them, including bed, desk, wardrobe etc. They do not provide bedding, linen or kitchen items – if this is something that you are wanting them to organise for you for your arrival, you will need to contact them a minimum of 28 days prior to your arrival (additional costs apply).

Do I need to let you know when I am checking in?

You will be sent an email from your property team asking for this information, this is so they can prepare for your arrival and have someone available to check you in faster after your journey – Property do recommend that you let them know.

Can you store my luggage before I arrive?

They are not able to store any items prior to your arrival as they will be in the process of getting your room ready for you! – you can always organise a store service who can store and deliver any items to the property on your behalf.

When do I provide my Council Tax Exemption Certificate?

When you have registered for your course at your chosen University you will need to speak to your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’. This should be presented to your accommodation team within 7 days of your registration, without this you will be liable for your Council Tax payments.

Can I pay by bank transfer?

If you are an international student and unable to pay via Direct Debit or card then they are able to offer the option of a bank transfer. Please note that many banks charge a ‘transfer fee’, and you will need to ensure that the money sent will need to cover both the fee and the full rental payment. This can be completed via StuRents on request. If you are wishing to pay via bank transfer you will need to contact onsite team

Can I pay in instalments?

If you have a UK guarantor then you are able to choose between 4 or 9 instalments, if you do not have a guarantor then you will need to pay in full and prior to your arrival

How do I sign my tenancy?

The tenancy agreements are sent out to you via their tenancy portal StuRents. You will be emailed with a link to your agreement where you will be asked to upload your ID (passport) and student ID (this can be your offer letter), pay your deposit, and then simply sign!

Do Property Provides Arrival Packs?

Property do not provide additional items for rooms or kitchens, however if you are wanting to organise for items to be delivered and ready for you at your accommodation then UniKitOut would be able to assist you.

What Utilities are included in my AST?

Please see your AST for full details – a reasonable usage of gas, water, electricity and internet are included in your rental payments. Please note that unreasonable or excessive usage of such services can and will be recharged to the tenant. A TV license is also required to be provided by the tenant for any personal use, Property provides the communal area license.

Am I Liable to pay Council Tax? My contract does not include it?

As a full time student, you are considered as exempt by the local Councils – however as with all residential properties this must be proven once you have registered at your chosen University. When you have registered your course you will need to liaise with your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’ which must be presented to your accommodation team. Without proof of Council Tax exemption you will be liable to pay in full.

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Student Accomodations in Canterbury

Canterbury Student Accommodation

Canterbury is a bustling city where finding student accommodation can be an overwhelming task. But not with amber, as we have got you covered with a range of comfortable rooms at affordable prices. Canterbury is one of the most student-friendly towns in the United Kingdom. Some private student accommodations in Canterbury are close to prestigious institutions like Christ Church University, Stafford House Canterbury, Canterbury College and the University of Kent.

You will get a range of options to choose from. When browsing student accommodation in Canterbury, you will find a broad range of comfortable, luxurious, yet budget-friendly ensuites, studios, shared apartments and private student residences. The student houses in Canterbury range from options that are easy on the pocket to include all bills. The city comprises all the student accommodation in Canterbury UK, that cater to every basic need of the pupils. Housing options are also available for students looking for short-term tenancies in Canterbury. Some of the best options for student apartments in Canterbury include Parham Student Village, Canterbury, Canterbury Student Village, Canterbury, Riverside, Canterbury, and Alma Court, Canterbury.

About Canterbury

Canterbury is a historic town in the United Kingdom and has been a major pilgrimage site for over 800 years. It is also known as the cathedral and university city of England. Thousands of students flock to Canterbury to make their careers in prestigious universities in the town. Canterbury’s picturesque is something one can experience while walking down the cobbled streets, shopping in some traditional marketplace and eating a native Canterbury treat. The city is also home to some of the best universities in the world.

Canterbury offers green spaces like Westgate Gardens, providing students with a serene retreat for both study and relaxation. Boasting a pedestrian-friendly city centre, it provides easy access to numerous cafes, restaurants, and pubs, catering to diverse tastes and budgets. The city's strategic location ensures excellent transport connectivity, facilitating exploration within the region and beyond. Canterbury's arts and entertainment scene, encompassing theatres, galleries, and live music venues, adds a cultural dimension to students' experiences. With a commitment to student well-being, both universities offer robust support services, including counselling and career guidance, ensuring that students thrive academically and personally in this dynamic and welcoming city. Canterbury is not just a city with a rich history and stunning architecture; it's a dynamic and welcoming place for students, offering a blend of academic excellence, cultural diversity, and a vibrant lifestyle.

Best Student Accommodation In Canterbury

Whether you’re looking for private student accommodation in Canterbury or shared, you’ll find a wide variety to choose from when booking with amber! We provide a selection of ensuites, non-ensuites, and student studios in Canterbury, each with its own level of privacy and community living, ensuring you don’t compromise on your new home away from home. Not only do these options for student accommodation in Canterbury come fully furnished, but they also come with a variety of common amenities that the residents of that particular Canterbury student accommodation have access to, making their day-to-day experience a lot more enjoyable and comfortable. Let’s take a look at some of the best student homes in Canterbury:

1. Riverside, Canterbury

2. Canterbury Student Village

3. Parham Student Village

4. Alma Court, Canterbury

Cost Of Living

Canterbury is one of the most affordable cities in the United Kingdom. Compared to other cities in the world, living a comfortable life in Canterbury is pretty easy if you know how to manage your budget. Below is a list of some expenses you should keep in mind as a student living at a student accommodation in Canterbury.

1. Restaurants: £12-60/month
2. Groceries: £100-120/month
3. Transportation: £80-100/month
4. Utilities: £200-240/month
5. Clothing: £40-100/month

Student Travel Canterbury

The local bus system that runs in Canterbury and East Sussex is Stagecoach. Canterbury is Kent's central public transport, so commuting for students will be straightforward. Students can look for information regarding routes and timings on Canterbury West and East railway stations, and Google is always there to rescue them. Additionally, some universities have partnerships with Stagecoach to provide students with concessions in daily travel as well. Have a look at some additional modes of transport available:

1. Bus

The city has an efficient public bus system that connects different parts of Canterbury and the surrounding areas. A bus ticket for a single day will cost around £4.30 as a regular traveller and £3.30 as a student.

2. Train

Canterbury has a railway station, providing students with easy access to train services. The train station connects Canterbury to other major cities in the UK, making it convenient for students who want to explore beyond the local area.

3. University Shuttle Services

Some universities in Canterbury offer shuttle services for students, connecting different campuses and facilities. These services can be especially useful for students who need to commute between different parts of the university.

4. Walking and Cycling

Canterbury is a pedestrian-friendly city with well-maintained sidewalks and designated cycling lanes. Many students prefer walking or cycling, especially within the city centre, as it's a convenient and eco-friendly way to get around.

5. Carpooling and Ride-Sharing

Carpooling and ride-sharing have become popular among students. Various platforms allow students to share rides, reducing transportation costs and contributing to a more sustainable and communal travel experience from their student accommodation in Canterbury.

Student Lifestyle And Living In Canterbury

Canterbury provides students with all-encompassing experiences in the form of global exposure, socialisation and unique opportunities. The area ensures that students get a unique experience while living comfortably. The city has a plethora of options and opportunities to find the best version of yourself. The best part about Canterbury is that it has some of the best locations to hang out with friends. The city is crammed with clubs, bars, events and cafes. Some include Club Chemistry and Chill Nightclub and the University of Kent’s own campus nightclub, The Venue. Based on the reviews, the favourite pub of students would be The Penny Theatre which serves good grubs, exciting quiz nights and excellent food. The town is lively and filled with festivities taking place every now and then.

Some notable places for students to explore while staying at their student accommodation in Canterbury include Westgate Gardens, a picturesque spot for relaxation and study, and the Marlowe Theatre, which hosts a range of cultural events. Canterbury Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, stands as an iconic landmark and a source of inspiration for students. The city's pedestrian-friendly layout makes it easy for students to navigate, and the well-connected transportation system allows for exploration beyond the city borders. Canterbury's cultural diversity, coupled with its rich history, creates a dynamic atmosphere that fosters personal growth and academic success, making it an ideal and enriching location for students.

Canterbury Tourist Attractions

Canterbury has a rich cultural heritage and history associated with it. It is one of the few things that attracts explorers and students from all over the world. Some of the tourist attractions in Canterbury are listed below.

1. Westgate Towers Canterbury

2. The Old Weavers House

3. Canterbury River Cruise

4. Crooked House of Canterbury

5. The Parrot

6. Canterbury Cathedral

Universities In Canterbury

The main aim of students coming to Canterbury is they want top-class education from the world’s most prestigious universities. Studies and the university lifestyle and opportunities they provide attract students the most. Some esteemed universities to aim for are listed below.

1. Christ Church University
2. Canterbury College
3. University for the Creative Arts
4. University of Kent
5. University of Essex
6. University of East London(Dockland campus)
7. Stafford House Canterbury
8. St. Peter's School of English

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