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Fancy living with a friend? Our stunning Gateway Apartments are perfect for the modern student, offering a mixture of two and three cosy bedroom apartments. Edinburgh University is just a 20-minute walk away, and if you fancy exploring, you can be in the buzzing city centre in 10 minutes! Theres also fab transport links around the whole city, so dont worry if you dont fancy walking.


With an on-site cinema and a games/common room on-site, students can really unwind after a long day of studying and have some fun. Want to burn some calories? Theres a private fitness suite at Gateway Apartments perfect for a morning workout with your friends! They want to ensure your time here is as comfortable as possible, which is why they have all-inclusive rates, 24-hour security, a laundry room and your rent also includes personal contents insurance, provided by student insurance specialists Endsleigh.


Whether you fancy watching a movie in the cinema room with plenty of popcorn or visiting the study area and cracking on weve got it all. Stream your favourite show on Netflix with our high-speed broadband & WiFi and explore the Insta-worthy city of Edinburgh all on your doorstep.

Apartment Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Community Amenities

Cinema Room
Common Room
Games Room
Gym
Study Area
TV (communal)
24h Security

Configurations

Premier 3 Bedroom Apartment£180/week/person
Offers2
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms3
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Sit back, relax and enjoy our premier 3 bed apartment with en suite bedrooms and plenty of space! After a long day at uni, sink into your comfy bed and get the best nights sleep ever ready for a new day. Studying just got easier with your very own study desk too, and lots of storage for your uni work and books! Want to chill out? Why not visit our on-site cinema with a big bag of popcorn, or break a sweat at our private gym? With a communal TV and a common room, youre bound to make new friends in no time.

7518025
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£180/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Premier 2 Bedroom Apartment£190/week/person
Offers2
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen
Bedrooms2
Bathrooms2
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Get ready for cosy vibes in our premier 2 bed apartment, all with en suite bedrooms and loads of space. After a busy day at uni, visit our on-site cinema for a movie night and sink into your cosy bed for a great nights sleep! We even have a private gym, perfect for those who fancy burning off a few calories day or night. Mix and mingle in the common room with a communal TV and try not to argue over what to put on TV!

7555371
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£190/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Classic Studio£199/week/person
Offers2
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Classic studio is the perfect space for those who fancy a bit of privacy, but still get access to the amazing communal areas! With a fully equipped kitchenette you can cook yourself a delicious meal and focus on some studying at your own desk. Visit the common room or on-site cinema for a movie night and the gym for when you fancy a workout!

7555370
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£199/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Premier Studio Ground Floor£211/week/person
Offers2
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Located on the ground floor is our premier studio, our luxuriously spacious room type perfect for those who want some privacy. With a fully equipped kitchenette, a study desk and loads of storage youre bound to feel right at home in no time. When it comes to keeping entertained, workout in the gym with your new friends or watch a movie in the cinema room (dont forget popcorn!)

7555372
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£211/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Premier Studio£215/week/person
Offers2
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

This studio offers bags of space for those who want a level-up. With your very own equipped kitchenette, you can cook yourself a yummy meal before heading to the communal area to chill out. We even have an on-site cinema and a gym giving you the perfect excuse to relax and unwind. With plenty of storage space and a study desk, youll feel right at home in a comfortable base in no time.

7555373
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£215/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Superior Studio£250/week/person
Offers2
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower

Check out our superior studio, a calm and relaxing room perfect for those students who want their own space. Focus on studying in the quiet at your very own study desk and cook yourself a delicious meal in your fully equipped kitchenette. We have some amazing on-site facilities including a gym and a cinema room what more could you want?

7555374
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£250/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us
Superior Studio with View£260/week/person
Offers2
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£250

Room Amenities

WiFi
Freezer
Microwave
¾ Bed
En Suite Shower
7555375
Duration:51 week
Move in:28 Aug, 2021
£260/week
Looking for different dates? Contact us

Booking Details

Cancellation Policy:-

Full termination policy is within your online account.


You can cancel your tenancy agreement for up to 14 days after the date of your booking (the Initial Cancellation Period). For bookings made from 1st August to 30th September ahead of the academic year the booking is for, the Initial Cancellation Period reduces to 7 days. They will refund the full security deposit.


Please note, GBP 20 will be deducted from the refunded amount to cover any international bank charges for deposit refunds made to non-UK banks.


If you cancel your booking after the Initial Cancellation Period, you remain liable for the weekly rent (for each and every week or part week) until you are able to find another tenant that is acceptable to Homes for Students and they are able to re-let the room. The replacement tenant must be over the age of 18 and a have the necessary student status (it is your responsibility to find another tenant and provide them with the correction information). If you find a suitable replacement tenant and the room is re-let they will refund your deposit, less any appropriate charges, as well as a deduction of GBP 50 for the variation of the contract.

Payment Details

Payment Info:-

Pay deposit to confirm your booking.


Rent Payments:-

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April.

If you dont have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 14 days prior to your contract start date.

Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in.

When you accept your room offer, youll be given two options:

To pay your rent in full

To pay your rent in instalments spread throughout the year

Frequently Asked Questions

Are pets allowed?

No pets of any kind are permitted, except registered assistance dogs.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you follow our create application link online, list the friends that you would like to live with and they will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I choose my room?

If you follow the book now process you can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests within the create application route which they will do our best to accommodate, however all requests and subject to availability and conditions.

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 in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online. Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your Guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, our summer bookings usually open around March. Keep a look out for pricing and information or contact the property team.

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

Your room is yours for the full contract period and you dont need to move out during academic breaks.

Does my rental price include car parking?

On-site car parking is available at some properties, but is not included within the rental price unless explicitly stated and confirmed in writing. Payments for car parking permits are separate to your tenancy agreement. Please speak to the property team if you wish to purchase a car parking space. Car parking spaces are very limited and are strictly on a first-come first-served basis.

Can I move in before my contract?

Yes you can but it depends on availabilty. Kindly call us for the information.

Does my rental price include insurance?

Contents insurance is included at some properties which will be specified in your tenancy agreement.

Do I need to pay council tax?

If you are a qualifying full time student, you will be exempt from paying Council Tax. You must provide us with your council tax exemption certificate which your university will be able to arrange. If you do not have this when you move in because you have not yet enrolled on your course, please ensure that you bring with you the name of your university and your university student ID number.

What is the process for dealing with complaints?

Stage 1 - Where possible please make your complaint in person at reception or by telephone. Our staff on site will attempt to investigate and deal with the matter immediately. If you are unhappy with the solutions or explanations given you can escalate your complaint to Stage 2 by letter or email to site within 10 working days. 

Stage 2 - Your complaint must be in writing. Our staff will pass your communication to a senior member of staff within the property, who will investigate further and provide a written response within 10 working days where possible. You must state why you think your complaint has not been treated fairly or correctly. 

Stage 3 - Your complaint must be in writing. In the event that you still feel your complaint has not been treated fairly or correctly you can write to the Complaints Panel within property at: Head of Operations ,the property, Building 3, Clock Tower Park, Longmoor Lane, Fazakerley, Liverpool, L10 1LD. The Panel will normally notify you of their decision within 10 working days. You must state why you think your complaint has not been treated fairly or correctly to this point. 

Stage 4 - Member of the Accreditation Network UK (ANUK).

Can I pay in instalments?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you dont have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 14 days prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

When do I pay my rent?

When you accept your room offer, youll be given two options: To pay your rent in full To pay your rent in instalments spread throughout the year You can choose whichever is most convenient for you.

What is included in my rent?

All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi* is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase. All of our properties offer a Wi-fi connection at the stated level** included within the rent and there is no additional charge for use of the on-site internet. Some providers may offer more services and packages at an additional charge which you are under no obligation to use. If you choose to add additional features to your internet package, that relationship is with you and the service provider directly and does not fall under the terms of your tenancy. For information on the speed of your internet connection, please ask your Property Team for more information. *a one off connection fee may apply dependent on property. Please see your property page and your tenancy agreement for more information. ** the internet speed is the maximum stated speed available into the property

Can I move in before I pay my rent?

All rent that is due must have been paid when you check in. If you are having difficulties or this will be a problem, please contact the property as early as possible who will assist you.

What if I dont have a UK guarantor?

If you are unable to provide your own UK Guarantor, they recommend the service of Housing Hand you can find further information, prices and how to apply on their website.

Who can be a guarantor?

To be a guarantor you must: Be resident in the UK for a minimum of 1 year Be over 21 years of age Be a homeowner or in full time employment) Provide a copy of photographic identification, such as a passport, driving licence or ID badge Provide a copy of proof of your UK address which must be less than 3 months old, such as a utility bill (e.g. electricity, water, gas, telephone), a bank statement or a Council Tax bill.

Can I pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online by logging in to your student account, by bank transfer or by credit or debit card over the phone. Your bank may charge you a fee to make an international payment so please make sure you check their terms and conditions first.

What can I do if my student loan hasnt arrived yet?

You can defer your rent instalments to be in line with your student loan payments if you wish. All requests for deferred payments must be made by 1st August in each academic year to the property team. You will be required to provide evidence of your student loan schedule to the property team in order for the payment plan to be set up. You will be required to pay two weeks rent 14 days prior to your contract start date, which will be deducted from the balance of your first instalment on the agreed date. A one off admin fee of 50 will be charged and payable with the initial 2 weeks rent payment and this 50 admin fee will not deducted from the balance of rent due. Please note deferring your rent must be pre-arranged and agreed with the property manager prior to your move in date. If no arrangement has been made, rent is due as per your tenancy agreement.

Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor.

Do I need a guarantor if I am a sponsored student?

They may be able to accept sponsors in place of guarantors in some cases, however this depends on the terms of your sponsorship and whether your sponsor is willing to guarantee rent payments. If you are a sponsored student, please contact your chosen property directly to enquire about using a sponsor in place of guarantor.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

Weekly rent payments are not available, however they offers a number of instalment options for students to pay their rent.

When does the discount come off my rent?

All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

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