Intro

Located on Houndwell Place in the heart of the Southampton city, Capital House is a modern student accommodation; which is placed at a commutable distance from the university campus. The University of Southampton Highfield Campus is a short bus ride from the student residence while Solent University is merely a 5 minutes walk away from the Capital house. Apart from this, the Capital House student accommodation is also surrounded by many parks such as Palmerston Park, Houndwell Park and Watts Park


The Capital House, Southampton offers a range of en-suite cluster rooms, private studios and a selection of townhouse rooms with shared bathrooms and kitchens. All of the rooms come well furnished with a double wardrobe, study table and chair, bookshelves, spacious storage facility, drawers and private room access. Also, the residents at the Capital House student residency gets access to the propertys exclusive facilities including free on-site laundry, high-speed Wifi, secure bike storage, on-site maintenance team and also an on-site fully equipped gym. 


The students residing at the Capital House wont have to worry about paying any extra money on the utility bills as the rent is all-inclusive of the utility bills and also the property provides a free contents insurance. Apart from this, the Southampton student accommodation Capital House also features a cinema room, games room, study room, a shared living area and a communal kitchen. The Capital House also has a courtyard and townhouse gardens, where the students can relax and enjoy. 

Distance to

Solent University:

  • 5-minute walk

The University of Southampton.:

  • 30 minutes bus ride

Apartment Facilities

All inclusive utility bills
Wifi

Communal Facilities

Great transport links
On-site gym
On-site laundry
24/7 CCTV security
electronic door entry
Secure bike storage
On-site management and maintenance teams
Games room
Cinema room
Meeting/study rooms
Communal Lounge with widescreen TV

Configurations

Shared House£105 - £115/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£105/week
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area9 sqm
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
7 Bed Cluster Ensuite£142 - £146/week

Tenancies

40 weeks£146/week
44 weeks£142/week
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms7 Bath
Area13 - 15 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
Shared House Non En-suiteSold Out£125 - £135/week
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area9 - 10 sqm
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

basic

  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
6 Bed Cluster EnsuiteSold Out£139 - £146/week

Tenancies

40 weeks£146/weekSold Out
51 weeks£139/weekSold Out
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms6 Bath
Area14 - 15 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
5 Bed Cluster EnsuiteSold Out£139 - £146/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£139/weekSold Out
40 weeks£146/weekSold Out
Min. Lease Duration44 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms5 Bath
Area12 - 16 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
Shared House En-suiteSold Out£148/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£148/weekSold Out
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area18 - 21 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

basic

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe, book shelves and under-desk storage
  • En-suite room
Classic StudioSold Out£160 - £170/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£145/weekSold Out
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area17 - 18 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
Deluxe Studio AccessibleSold Out£160/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£160/weekSold Out
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area21 - 23 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
Deluxe StudioSold Out£160 - £180/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£160/weekSold Out
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area21 - 23 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
Premium StudioSold Out£165 - £175/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£150/weekSold Out
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Available from07-09-2019
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area19 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

  • 3/4 size bed
  • Double wardrobe
  • Book shelves
  • Under-desk storage
PenthouseSold Out£175/week

Tenancies

51 weeks£175/weekSold Out
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1 Bath
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Private Kitchen

Rent Payments:

Pay in Full

Pay in 3 instalments with a UK Guarantor - first due before moving in, second in January and third in April


Mode of Payment: 

You can pay via Recurring Card, Direct Debit or via Bank Transfer. Cash and Cheques will not be accepted and will be turned away if presented at site.

Recurring Card payments can be selected at the time of booking and Direct Debit can be selected by the online portal. If an alternative method of payment is required, such as a bank transfer, or you wish to change your payment method, please contact the Accommodation Team directly for details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can live here?
Any full-time student (minimum 16 hours per week) enrolled in a university or college, who is 18 years of age or older on the date they submit the application form.


What is the contract length?

We offer a variety of contract lengths from short term summer and semester stays and longer academic year stays. Some semester stays may be available so please enquire with our bookings team.


What is included in the room rate?

All utility bills (water, lights, and electricity), 100Mb internet access, 24 hour security, contents insurance and gym access at specific sites only.


Can I choose my room in the building?

Normally rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis. You can specify any special requests at the time of your booking and we will do our best to accommodate you in that room.


Is there somewhere to store my bike?

Yes, all residences have secure bike storage available free to residents.


Do you have extra storage for suitcases?

If students need to arrive earlier than the check-in time on their contract start date, it is fine to leave suitcases with the Reception team until it's time to check-in. However, there is no storage space at any of the  residences, and any luggage is left at your own risk.


What furniture is in my room?

Our rooms are all standardised and have the same high-quality furniture throughout.


What are the guest policies?

Residences are your home so you are allowed to have friends and family visit you when you want, we just ask that you respect your fellow residents and sign your guests in and out of the buildings so we know who is in the building in case of an emergency.


Is there a curfew?

No, you can come and go as you please. 24-hour security will be available to welcome you at the front door.


Can I smoke in my room?

No. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas.


Will I have a phone in-room?

Phones are not provided in-room, however Ask4 have provided VOIP telecoms which is available using your laptop and allows residents to call home at discounted rates.


Will I have a TV in-room?

No, however flat screen TVs are provided in all communal areas and IPTV is available to stream on your laptop.


Will my room be cleaned?

We have a housekeeping team on-site, they will clean all communal areas in the residence. This does not include your room, however you can arrange a room clean with them directly at additional cost.


What if something in my room breaks?

We have a maintenance team on-site, they maintain the residence and make sure that it is always in the best order for students living in the building. Should you have a problem with anything in your room; say your fridge stops working or a lightbulb needs replacing, they will fix it as soon as possible for you. Maintenance issues can be reported online through your student portal.


Are there accessible facilities throughout the buildings?

All of our our residences feature accessible rooms alongside wheelchair and mobility access throughout.


Is there a laundry?

Yes. We have enlistted the help of laundry specialists Circuit to manage our laundry facilities within the residence.


Is the use of the Gym included in my rent?

Yes. We have a fully kitted out gym and fitness suite in some of our residences. This is free for students to use and open 24hrs a day.


What about my Post?

Our front desk and security staff will take collections for you and sort your mail. Each resident has a secure mailbox which they share with around 4/5 students living in the building.


What hours can I use the courtyard?

The courtyard is open from 10am-10pm and is a smoke-free zone.           


Do you provide bedding?

No. It is up to students to purchase their own bedding.


Can I move in early?

Yes, if your room is available. The additional charge will be at the current room rate per week and early move ins are on a week not daily basis. Please check with our team as to whether your room is available to secure an early arrival.


What do I need to bring?

Provided your checklist is complete and the required rent payment is received, you will only need to provide an ID at Reception when you arrive to check-in


What documents are required for me to check-in?

We require a copy of your passport, visa, photo and proof of address.

These documents must be uploaded to the Student Portal within 10 days of receiving your accommodation offer. Failure to do this will mean that your check-in could be severely delayed and could possibly result in you not being able to check in.


What if I want to live in a different  residence to the one I have booked?

Should a resident book with us at one of our residence and then want to move to another residence, this will be possible providing there are rooms available.


Do I need a television licence?

Yes, if you watch television in your bedroom. All homes in the UK require a television licence and your room is treated as a home under the licensing authority's definition. There is a large screen television with Sky in the Social Hub which has a television licence associated with it. However, for IPTV provided by Ask4 and viewed in your room, you will need a licence.


What other charges can I expect?

You will have to pay for laundry, phone calls, your TV licence, upgrade of insurance or internet packages, and any items purchased from the vending machine.


Can I pay by Bank Transfer?

It is possible to pay by bank transfer, however please be aware that it can take up to 5 working days to reach us and the payment must be showing in your account before you would be able to check-in to the residence. 

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