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Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff
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Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff

St Andrew's Pl, Cardiff, CF10 3BE, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Situated at 1-6 St Andrew's Place, Collegiate Crown Place in Cardiff CF10 3BE, this student accommodation in Cardiff stands as a premier choice for those seeking a contemporary and convenient living space in the heart of Cardiff. The property offers a diverse range of living arrangements, including the ensuites, thoughtfully designed to cater to the needs of modern students.

Convenience is paramount, with prestigious academic institutions such as Cardiff University, and Cardiff & Vale College. This strategic location ensures that residents have seamless access to their educational pursuits, fostering a conducive environment for academic excellence.

Collegiate Crown Place provides students with an unparalleled backdrop for their educational journey. Renowned for its rich cultural heritage and dynamic student population, Cardiff ranks among the top choices for higher education in the United Kingdom. By choosing to reside at Collegiate Crown Place, students immerse themselves in a city celebrated for its blend of academic prowess and captivating attractions.

From the historic Cardiff Castle to the picturesque Bute Park, the city offers an array of breathtaking landmarks and recreational spaces for students to explore. Moreover, Cardiff's vibrant sports scene, thriving performing arts community, and spirited atmosphere ensure that students experience a truly enriching university lifestyle.

The property itself is meticulously managed to ensure that students strike a balance between their academic commitments and leisure pursuits. Amenities such as a state-of-the-art gym, cinema room, and inviting common areas provide residents with the perfect environment to unwind and socialize after a day of studying. Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff, offers more than just accommodation; it serves as a gateway to a fulfilling university experience, where academic achievement meets cultural immersion and lifelong memories are made.

Features

Experience premium student living at Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff, where every detail is designed to enrich the academic journey. Nestled in the heart of Cardiff, this accommodation offers the finest quality of student life with an array of amenities tailor-made for convenience and comfort.

The Standard ensuite at Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff come fully furnished, providing a luxurious yet homely feel. Each apartment boasts a private bathroom and a chic kitchen with appliances, including a microwave, fridge, and a stylish breakfast bar perfect for those on-the-go meals. Not to forget, ample room storage ensures that all personal belongings are neatly organized, creating a clutter-free space conducive to study and relaxation.

The property doesn't just stop at outstanding rooms; the common amenities guarantee that residents have everything they need right at their fingertips. Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the on-site gym & fitness area, while the library & study area creates a serene environment for academics. Social butterflies can indulge in the vibrant social events or catch a movie in the cinema room. Moreover, the high-speed Wifi covers all areas, essential for both study and entertainment.

Engage in friendly competition in the games area, relish meals in the communal dining area, or just unwind in the lounge. With an on-site laundry facility, maintaining a fresh wardrobe is effortless. The accommodation also includes parking for peace of mind regarding vehicle safety.

The prime location of Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff accommodation in Cardiff ensures proximity to educational institutions like Cardiff University and a myriad of others. The management group Collegiate promises a seamless living experience, dedicating its services to the comfort and wellbeing of all residents.

Location and What's Hot?

With Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff located at the very epicentre of student life in Cardiff, the cultural and social hubs that the city has to offer are almost at your doorstep. Cardiff, a city known for its rich history and modern amenities, welcomes students with open arms. The heritage of Cardiff Castle blends seamlessly with the buzz of the new in areas like Mermaid Quay, making it a student haven. Just a short stroll away, one can immerse themselves in a gourmet adventure at Bill’s Cardiff City Centre or enjoy the sumptuous international cuisines offered at The Clink Restaurant. Coffee lovers can rejoice with Coffee Barker and Quantum Coffee Roasters just outside their door.

For fresh produce and all the essentials, Tesco Express and Sainsbury’s Local are the go-to, ensuring that students living at Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff can easily grab what they need to whip up a meal in their fully furnished kitchens. Healthcare is taken care of with easy access to University Hospital of Wales. For a breath of fresh air or a jog, Bute Park is nearby, offering picturesque scenery and the perfect escape from academic stress.

Culture and entertainment are readily available with St. David’s Dewi Sant shopping center, offering a range of high-street brands and eateries, while movie buffs will be at home with a state-of-the-art cinema close by. The accommodation is surrounded by esteemed educational institutions, including Cardiff University, Welsh School of Architecture, and Cardiff Metropolitan University, making this Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff student accommodation the prime choice for those studying in Cardiff. For the arts and theatre enthusiasts, Chapter Arts Centre is just around the corner to inspire creativity.

Evenings and weekends will never be dull with numerous bars and nightlife spots within the area, such as the renowned Ten Mill Lane and Buffalo Bar. Whether it's shopping

Commute

Exploring Cardiff from Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff is a breeze, thanks to its superb location offering excellent connectivity. Residents have the luxury of choosing from a myriad of public transport options just around the corner. For those looking to travel across the city or to nearby universities, several bus stops like Beverley Hotel are conveniently situated, welcoming students into the pulse of the city with ease. For longer commutes or trips around the UK, the central Cardiff railway stations like Bristol Parkway serve as a gateway to many destinations. Near this student accommodation, tram stops and additional subway stations like Cathays connect students to Cardiff's rich tapestry of culture, education, and entertainment. The convenience of having a well-connected transport network within a stone's throw adds to the appeal of Collegiate Crown Place, Cardiff accommodation in Cardiff, making student life both practical and enjoyable.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

WiFi
Water
Electricity
Heating

Common Amenities

Courtyard
Private fitness suite
Exclusive social events
Study room
Two Cinema Rooms
High-speed broadband & Wi-Fi

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    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What's included in the 'inclusive rate'?

All utilities  electric, gas and water are included in the rent on a fair usage allowance with hot water available 24-hours per day. Heaters are controlled individually by the tenants in their rooms. High-speed internet and Wi-Fi throughout the building, including bedrooms and ethernet cable connection in bedrooms. Council Tax students are exempt from paying council tax, however some councils may charge tenants out of term time, therefore the tenant is liable for any council tax charges that may be incurred. Contents insurance is provided through Endsleigh insurance to cover your belongings for up to 10,000.

Is there a TV?

A flat-screen TV with 40 channels is provided in most of their apartments and studios. Please check with the management team at your accommodation what is provided. If you've brought your own TV, you'll be pleased to hear that there's a TV aerial point in your bedroom, but please note, you are responsible for providing your own TV licence.

Do I have to pay for a TV licence?

You will be responsible for providing a TV licence should you use a TV in your room/apartment.

Will I have internet in my room?

Broadband and Wi-Fi is available throughout the building, 24-hours a day.

How do I access the internet?

Wi-Fi is available throughout the accommodation. Wired connections are available via an Ethernet cable, and connected to the wall socket in your room simply open your web browser and follow the instructions. Upgrade options are also available. Internet is provided by third party companies and they have a 24-hour support line should you need it; details will be given out with the welcome pack.

Are kitchen essentials, bedding and towels included in my room?

You will need to provide your own bedding, kitchen equipment, towels etc. But, they know that being a student means there's a lot going on and a lot to organise. This is doubly true if you're coming from overseas. So you can buy these items from them to make settling into your home a little easier. You can choose one of their collections that cater for your exact requirement, from The Kitchen Collection which contains all the kitchen essentials through to The Luxury Collection which was curated for the ultimate in superior living. You don't even have to worry about unpacking it all. They will have it all made up and ready for your arrival so you can enjoy the way of living from the moment you walk through your door.

Will my room be cleaned?

Room cleaning is not included in your rent, so will be responsible for cleaning your room. If you're not a fan of doing the cleaning yourself, they offer a range of room cleaning services. You can choose from weekly, monthly, ad hoc and end-of-tenancy cleans.

Are the fitness suites and other social spaces free to use?

Many of their student accommodation properties have their own on-site fitness suites, as well as a whole host of additional social spaces. Access to these areas is free for residents whenever you like.

I am paying my rent in full, when is my payment due?

If you are unable to provide a guarantor in the country of your accommodation, your rent payment will need to be made in advance, in full, 10 days prior to your tenancy start date.

I don't have a guarantor, can I still live in your accommodation?

Of course! If you are unable to provide a guarantor in the country of your accommodation, your rent payment will need to be made a year in advance, in full,10 days prior to tenancy start dates.

When can I move in?

Your accommodation will have a dedicated Move In weekend which coincides with the start of your tenancy. Details of this will be communicated closer to the time. Don't worry if you are not able to move in on the dedicated Move In weekend, you can still pick up your keys during office hours outside of this. Please just contact the helpful on-site accommodation team to let them know when to expect you and to ensure moving in is a hassle-free experience for you.

What documents do I need to check in?

Please ensure that, before you move in, you have * Paid your deposit * Signed your tenancy agreement * Paid your first rental instalment (or full rent if applicable). Please be aware, no keys will be issues to you if rent has not been paid. * Provided 1x photo ID and 1x proof of address for yourself (and your guarantor if applicable) * Provided 1x proof of Visa if required * Provided 2x passport photos and 1x proof of student status.

What do I have to bring?

You will need to provide your own bedding, kitchen equipment, towels etc. If you have specific questions about what to bring, such as sizes for bedding, or whether to bring induction or standard pots and pans, please contact your on-site accommodation team.

What happens if I fall behind on my rent payments?

Your contract with them is legally binding so please make sure you’re clear on its terms and conditions. Here’s an overview of some of the key facts: You are bound to the full contract period – if you leave before the contract ends you will not receive a reduction in rent. You must pay your accommodation fees on the due dates stated on your contract – outstanding debts will eventually be passed on to an external debt collecting agency. Once your debt has been passed on to the agency, you will be liable for all legal charges.

This will be my first time living in this new country and I'm nervous as I don't know anybody...?

Communal student living is all part of the university experience. But the property thinks they’ve arranged things to ensure that you have a great environment, friendly people and a real sense of community. They want you to enjoy the now and look back with fondness when the time comes to move on. To help make sure you have the best of times, the accommodation team will arrange events throughout the academic year to help you get to know your flatmates while having a good time – and even learning something new and different from your studies. Keep an eye on the Facebook page for your student residence and on-site notice boards for up-coming events.

I would like to be situated close to my friends in the same apartment block - is this possible?

Absolutely! Please let them have details at the time of booking and they will do their best to accommodate friends and students from the same university together.

What kind of students will be living in accommodation?

A wide range of students live in student accommodation, including undergraduates, postgraduate students and international students.

Are there monthly events or activities planned for residents?

To help make sure you have the best of times during your time with Property, the accommodation team will arrange events throughout the academic year. These events are created for their residents to get to know each other and to help bring learning and networking opportunities to you – so you can learn something new and different from your studies. Keep an eye on the Facebook page for your student residence, speak to the on-site accommodation team or check out the on-site notice boards for up-coming events.

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Exploring student accommodation in Cardiff reveals a diverse array of choices for those pursuing their studies at key institutions like Cardiff University and the University of South Wales. One of the primary advantages of opting for off-campus housing is the independence and freedom it provides, along with often more spacious living conditions compared to on-campus options. Amber is your indispensable companion in navigating the market of student housing in Cardiff. It meticulously simplifies the hunt for the perfect student residence, presenting a bouquet of room types nestled within convenient locations across the city. From private studios to student apartments in Cardiff, there's a home for every preference and lifestyle. Amenities integral to student life, such as high-speed internet, on-site laundry facilities, and communal study spaces, are standard features of the various properties. Proximity to academic campuses and vibrant city life is an additional perk you can expect. Specifically, accommodations like Collegiate The Neighbourhood and Ty Pont Haearn cater to students' need for a seamless transition into their academic and social life in Cardiff.

About Cardiff

Cardiff, the vibrant capital of Wales, boasts a rich tapestry of history and culture, making it an intriguing destination for students worldwide. Known for its striking architecture that spans from historic castles to modern developments, Cardiff encapsulates an ever-evolving urban landscape. The city prides itself as a hub for commerce, media, and education, flourishing with opportunities and experiences for its diverse population. As a critical centre for research and learning, Cardiff accommodates a thriving student community, drawn to its esteemed educational institutions and lively social scene. The heart of Cardiff's educational excellence is Cardiff University, a prestigious member of the Russell Group renowned for its impactful research and high academic standards. Cardiff student accommodation options are plentiful, catering to lifestyles and budgets of all kinds. From contemporary apartments to traditional halls, students can find a home that compleases their preferences. Each locality within Cardiff has its intrinsic charm, with students often gravitating towards accommodations in Cardiff that offer convenience, culture, and a sense of community. Amber is the go-to platform that simplifies the search for student housing in Cardiff and ensures that every student finds their perfect match in this dynamic city.

Best Student Accommodation in Cardiff

Finding the perfect off-campus student accommodation is crucial for those relocating to Cardiff—a thriving, bustling city that not only hosts a diverse student population but also ambitious young professionals. The move towards off-campus Cardiff student housing offers students the advantage of independence, often proving more affordable while immersing them in a broader sense of community outside university walls. For those studying in Cardiff, proximity to institutions such as Cardiff University, Welsh School of Architecture, and University of South Wales is a coveted convenience. Varied Cardiff student accommodation options range from shared ensuite rooms to private studio apartments, ensuring each individual's needs are met with an ideal living situation. Private student accommodations in Cardiff offer modern amenities, connectivity, and the perfect environment for both study and socialising, propelling them to the top of the list among Cardiff's diverse student populace. Below are some of the top-notch Cardiff accommodation options that have become a favoured choice for students:

1. Howard Gardens
2. Zenith
3. Collegiate Eclipse
4. Bridge Street Exchange
5. Vita Student Park Place
6. Collegiate Crown Place
7. Collegiate The Neighbourhood
8. The West Wing
9. The Bakery
10. The Fitzalan

Cost of Living in Cardiff

Cardiff provides students with affordable living costs while maintaining the excitement of city life. Students can manage their budgets while enjoying the diverse culinary scene, cultural attractions, and an active student community with reasonable expenses for essentials like food and transportation. Discover a balanced lifestyle in Cardiff, where affordability meets a dynamic atmosphere. £1038-£1293/monthly is the average cost of living in Cardiff as a student. You can also avail of several offers and discounts while booking your student houses in Cardiff with amber helping you save even more! Cardiff is the perfect destination for students seeking an enriching, budget-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 - £60 / month
8. Travel (buses, trams, trains): £40-£60 / month

Student Travel Cardiff

For students residing in or around Cardiff student accommodation, efficient and cost-effective travel options are paramount to ensure seamless connectivity to various educational institutes and local amenities. Cardiff, the bustling capital city of Wales, is equipped with a diverse range of public transport services catered to the needs of students for both daily commutes and occasional exploration across the city. Whether it's reaching Cardiff University or exploring the landmarks of Cardiff, students benefit from the comprehensive transport network. The following outlines the transportation options available:

1. Buses: Cardiff boasts an extensive bus network, with frequent services running across the city and beyond. The city has made it easy for students to navigate with the Cardiff Bus app, offering real-time updates, and the option for cashless travel with a Cardiff Bus card. Single fares begin at around £2, but a 'Day to Go' ticket can be purchased for approximately £4, offering unlimited travel. Moreover, the 'IFF card', a rechargeable smart card, provides reduced fares for students.

2. Cycling: For those who prefer a more sustainable and active way of travelling, Cardiff offers Nextbike, a bike-sharing service, with rental stations across the city. A great choice for short trips, students can benefit from their 24-hour rate at just £5, with the first 30 minutes of each ride being free.

3. Trains: For longer distances or trips outside the city, students have easy access to Cardiff's rail services. Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street stations are the main hubs, with regular services to major cities and towns. The Student Railcard is a savvy investment for frequent travellers, offering up to a 1/3 off rail fares. Prices vary depending on the destination but look out for off-peak discounts for cheaper travel options.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Cardiff

Cardiff is recognised for its thriving student nightlife. With over 31,000 students enrolled at Cardiff University, the city comes to life after hours. There is a spot to suit every taste and mood, including bustling clubs, cosy pubs, and hip bars. Join your fellow students for spectacular beer crawls and live music performances. Dance the night away in Cardiff at the popular student hangouts listed below. The students should also explore various tourist attractions in the city, including Castell Coch, National Museum Cardiff, etc. Full of character and history, one can also take a stroll through Cardiff Bay. The Live Lounge is one of the most popular hangouts in town and a staple of Cardiff student life. They feature some of the best live music acts, DJs who play until 4 a.m., and a lively atmosphere. What's not to love about this? Enjoy the restaurant and extensive bar, which includes inexpensive drinks. Cardiff University nightlife would be incomplete without a massive party, and Tiger Tiger's seven-party spaces will keep you thoroughly entertained. There's an Ibiza-inspired dance area, a graffitied room from the 1990s, an urban Blanca Bar, and much more. Everyone should go to this wonderland at least once. Clwb Ifor Bach, also known as the Welsh Club, features the best in local music and entertainment. It's a rock club with live, 10-minute acts and dance music only a 10-minute walk from Cardiff University.

Cardiff Tourist Attractions

Cardiff is located on the River Taff banks, Wales's capital city. It offers a variety of tourist sites that enthral visitors with its rich history and cultural riches. Experience the city's bustling music and arts scene while exploring interactive museums and mediaeval castles. Cardiff offers visitors of all ages an amazing experience with its stunning parks, shopping districts, and warm Welsh hospitality.

1. Cardiff Castle

2. St. Fagans National Museum of History

3. Principality Stadium

4. Cardiff Bay

5. National Museum Cardiff

6. Cardiff Bay Barrage

Universities in Cardiff

Cardiff is ranked in the top 50 universities in the world for architecture, communication, psychology, the environment, and media studies, with a few top universities including the following:

  1. University of South Wales
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  3. Cardiff Metropolitan University
  4. Cardiff and Vale College
  5. Welsh School of Architecture
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