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A fantastic location with only a short walk to the city centre and in close proximity to both universities, University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam. Living at Hillside House means you can benefit from luxury amenity spaces such as karaoke rooms, to free grab and go breakfast, dual playing games rooms and a rooftop terrace fitted with a BBQ, pizza oven and pool table you dont need to think twice about staying with us. Most importantly, we want you to feel at home and we provide a place that allows you to balance your university lifestyle with private spaces to zone out. Your physical and mental health is our key priority.

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Only 1 min walk to University of Sheffield -Arts Tower

Only 4 min walk to University of Sheffield 

Only 18 min walk to Sheffield Hallam University-Collegiate Campus

Only 19 min walk to Sheffield City Centre  

Apartment Amenities

washer dryer and dishwasher
Boutique bedrooms
All-inclusive bills including gas, water and electricity
High-speed WiFi
chair
Study table
Sofa
Bedside Table
Wardrobe

Community Amenities

Security
24/7 staff
Fire system
CCTV
Onsite service team and maintenance
digital mobile entry and secure fob system.
Free weekday grab and go breakfast including 24/7 coffee
Weekly cleaning
Weekly events
On-site secure bike storage
Digital Gaming
Karaoke
Gym
Lounge
pool Table

Configurations

6 Bedroom Standard Ensuite £160/week
Offers1
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms6
Area13 sqm
Deposit£160
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with five other residents. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

3
Duration:44 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£160/week
Duration:51 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£160/week
5 Bedroom Standard Ensuite £164/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms5
Area13 sqm
Deposit£164
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with four other residents. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

3
Duration:51 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£164/week
Duration:44 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£164/week
6 Bedroom Premium Ensuite £164/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms6
Area13 sqm
Deposit£164
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with five other residents. For those looking for more space, these bedrooms are larger than our Standard en-suites, at 13.7sqm. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

3
Duration:51 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£164/week
Duration:44 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£164/week
4 Bedroom Standard Ensuite £168/week
Offers1
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms4
Area11 sqm
Deposit£168
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with three other residents. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

3
Duration:51 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£168/week
Duration:44 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£168/week
4 Bedroom Premium Ensuite £172/week/person
Offers1
Lease Duration51 week
Available from11 Sep, 2021
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms4
Area13 sqm
Deposit£172
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with three other residents. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

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3 Bedroom Standard Ensuite £173/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms3
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

 

Shared living, kitchen and dining area | fully fitted kitchen, washer and dryer, sofa, television, dining table and chairs

 

HH Shared Living & Kitchen 1
HH Shared Living & Kitchen 2
HH Shared Living & Kitchen 3
Duration:44 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£173/week
Duration:51 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£173/week
3 Bedroom Premium Ensuite £177/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms3
Area13 - 14 sqm
Deposit£177
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Private en-suite bedroom within an apartment shared with two other residents. For those looking for more space, these bedrooms are larger than our Standard en-suites, at 14sqm. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A spacious open plan shared living area with an all encompassing kitchen featuring all the essentials, including a washer, dryer, toaster, hoover, blender, kettle and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

HH Premium En-Suite
HH Shared Living & Kitchen 1
HH Shared Living & Kitchen 2
HH Shared Living & Kitchen 3
Duration:44 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£177/week
Duration:51 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£177/week
Standard Studio£199/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area16 sqm
Deposit£199
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Stylish bedroom with its own private facilities, including a modern en-suite and kitchen. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control. Each studio features a wall mounted 40 inch Smart TV, which sits on an adjustable swing arm to allow for in bed viewing.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A fully fitted kitchenette, providing you with all the essentials within your own apartment, including an integrated washer-dryer and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

HH Standard Studio
Duration:51 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£199/week
Duration:44 week
Move in:11 Sep, 2021
£199/week
Premium Studio£226/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area17 sqft
Deposit£226
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Stylish bedroom with its own private facilities, including a modern en-suite and kitchen. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control. Each studio features a wall mounted 40 inch Smart TV, which sits on an adjustable swing arm, and some of these rooms also include a two seater sofa.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality three-quarter sized Hypnos mattress.


A fully fitted kitchenette, providing you with all the essentials within your own apartment, including an integrated washer-dryer and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

Novel Student Bathroom 4
Novel Student Bathroom
Premium Studio Show Flat 2
Premium Studio Show Flat 3
Premium Studio Show Flat 4
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Duration:51 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£226/week
Duration:44 week
Move in:11-09-2021
£226/week
Executive Studio £255/week
Offers1
Lease Duration51 week
Available from11 Sep, 2021
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Deposit£255
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Stylish bedroom with its own private facilities, including a modern en-suite and kitchen. For those looking for more room, the Exec Studio is the largest room type at Hillside House. The extra space makes room for additional extra features not found in the other studio rooms, including a lounge area and a small dining table with chairs. 100MB Wifi, a personal private network and utility bills included within the rental price. Our rooms have extra special features, with dimmable lights and video entry door access, allowing personal control. Each studio features a wall mounted 40 inch Smart TV, which sits on an adjustable swing arm.


You also have a dedicated study area, with built in shelving, a birch peg board and a comfortable desk chair. Storage can be found within the large wardrobe with a full length mirror, custom-made coat and shoe rack, open under bed storage, and either a bed headboard shelving or small bedside table. Your bed hosts a high-quality double sized Hypnos mattress.


A fully fitted kitchenette, providing you with all the essentials within your own apartment, including an integrated washer-dryer and dishwasher. Convenience guaranteed, with communal trash chutes in the corridors.

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Booking Details

Cancellation Policy


1.1. Either party may terminate this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) by sending an email to the other party at any time during the 7 days after the date of this Booking (the 7 Day Cooling-Off Period) unless the Move-In Date has occurred before then. If the Booking is cancelled during this period the Landlord will not charge the Tenant any sums due under the Tenancy Agreement and any Holding Deposit, Deposit, or advance of the Total Rent paid to the Landlord will be returned to the Tenant.

1.2. If the Tenant is a prospective first year undergraduate student and the Tenants offer of a place at the University is withdrawn for one of the following reasons:

1.2.1. by the University as a result of the Tenant not having achieved the required entry grades; or

1.2.2. if the Tenant chooses to go to a different University as a result of having exceeded the Tenants expected grades; or

1.2.3. the Tenants place at the University is withdrawn as a result of the Tenants student visa being denied; the Tenant may be eligible to be released from this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) provided the Tenant supplies the Landlord with the following evidence:

in respect of clause 1.2.1, a copy of the written rejection letter from the University or a screen shot of the Tenants UCAS which confirms that the required results were not achieved for the University; or

in respect of clause 1.2.2, a copy of the proof of acceptance of your new University by UCAS adjustment; or

in respect of clause 1.2.3, a copy of written rejection letter from the University which confirms that the Tenant does not have the relevant Visa and a copy of the relevant Visa rejection correspondence

1.2.4. The Tenant must send the documents to the Landlord via email within 7 days from the date the Tenants results are published or within 7 days from the date the relevant Visa rejection correspondence is received. The Landlord will verify the documents and the Tenant will be obliged to supply any additional information requested by the Landlord. Provided that the Landlord is satisfied with the documents provided this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) will be cancelled and any Holding Deposit, Deposit or advance of the Total Rent paid to the Landlord will be refunded to the Tenant.

1.3. The Landlord may terminate this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) if the Tenant;

Fails to provide the documents set out in Part 2 of the Rental Requirements; or

Fails to take occupation of the Unit within 7 days of the Move-In Date (save where prior arrangement has been made between the Landlord and the Tenant).

1.4. To the extent provided by law, the Landlord shall not be liable to pay damages to the Tenant if the Landlord cannot give possession of the Unit to the Tenant on the Move-In Date for reasons beyond the Landlords reasonable control and in such case the Tenant shall not be liable to pay any part of the Total Rent or perform any of the other Tenants obligations prior to the date on which possession of the Unit can be given. The Tenant may terminate this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) if the Landlord is unable to give possession of the Unit to the Tenant within 90 days of the Move-In Date and any Holding Deposit, Deposit or advance of the Total Rent paid to the Landlord will be refunded to the Tenant.

1.5. Following cancellation of this Booking (and the Tenancy Agreement, if completed) in accordance with this clause the Landlord will be entitled to re-market the Unit immediately to other prospective tenants.


Covid-19 Cancellation Policy:-


1.1. In addition to any cancellation rights listed of this Booking, the Tenant may cancel this Booking or modify terms of the Booking (and the Tenancy, if completed):


1.1.1. if the Tenant lives in a country that has government-imposed travel restrictions in place by either the home country or the United Kingdom and/or local government that prevent the Tenant from traveling or arriving to the Property to taking possession of the Unit. If the restrictions are for an indeterminate amount of time, the Tenant may cancel the Booking (and the Tenancy, if completed). If the restrictions have a published ending date, the Tenant may post-pone the Move-In Date up to the published ending date.


In respect of clause 1.1.1, the Tenant must provide written notice to the Landlord of their desire to cancel or modify the Move-In Date no later than 7 days prior to the Move-In Date and must show evidence of the government-imposed restrictions.

1.1.2. if the Tenants University and programme of study delays full-time or part-time face-to-face teaching programmes, the Tenant may postpone the Move-In Date until face-to-face teaching commences, either full-time or part-time. This clause applies only if no face-to-face teaching occurs.


In respect of clause 1.2.1, the Tenant must provide written notice to the Landlord of their desire to modify the Move-In Date no later than 7 days prior to the Move-In Date and must show evidence of lack of face-to-face teaching for their specific courses of study for the term in question.

1.1.3. if the Tenants University cancels the study programme and course, the Tenant may cancel the Booking (and the Tenancy, if completed).


In respect of clause 1.1.3, the Tenant must provide written notice to the Landlord of their desire to cancel the Booking (and the Tenancy, if completed) no later than 7 days prior to the Move-In Date and must show evidence of the cancellation of the study programme and course on official correspondence to the Tenant from the University.

1.2. All aspects of this COVID-19 Cancellation Policy apply only until the Tenancy is granted at Move-In. After this occurs, the Tenancy governs any rights to termination from both parties.


1.3. If the Booking is cancelled during this period for any reason listed in clause 1, the Landlord will not charge the Tenant any sums due under the Tenancy Agreement and any Holding Deposit, Deposit, or advance of the Total Rent paid to the Landlord will be returned to the Tenant. If the Tenancys Move-In Date is postponed or otherwise adjusted, any portion of the Total Rent will not be charged for the pro-rata share of days it is postponed, and any amounts paid by the Tenant will be credited to the Tenants account.

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if there is a maintenance issue in my room?

Novel have a dedicated maintenance team on-site who are there to quickly resolve any breakages you may have in your room. 

Can I arrive earlier than my tenancy start date?

In some circumstances Novel will be able to allow you to move into the room earlier than your start date, but this will depend on the availability of your room.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

Novel require a holding deposit to secure your room. Your holding deposit will be equal to one weeks rent. This is shown as a credit against your first rental payment.

Whats included in my rent?

All utility bills (gas, water and electricity), and your own private wifi network are all included in the rent. Free weekly grab and go breakfast, coffee, 24/7 staff on site and cleaning of communal areas is also included.

What if I have a disability or special requirement?

Novel cater for all individuals and have accessible rooms for disabled students.

Do you offer short term lets?

If you are studying or attending a language course that lasts a few months, Novel have some rooms with short term contracts available for you.

Can I stay with you?

Any person who is a full time student, enrolled with an educational institution can live within our buildings.

What amenity spaces do you have?

At the heart of Novel Community there are exceptional communal spaces. With fun spaces to enjoy with friends, including Cinemas and Rooftop Terraces, spaces to relax and connect, with dedicated Wellness Studios, and places to focus, with private and group study areas. Each Novel property is unique so check out the individual property pages for more information.

Do you offer dual occupancy for couples?

Yes, some of Novel spacious studio rooms are perfect for couples. Both residents must be students and you can find out which studios are available for dual occupancy by enquiring with the property team.

How far is the university to my accommodation?

This is your new home, and at Novel you will be located in the hub of your university town or city. Novel buildings are strategically placed, ensuring you are in the best place to explore and immerse yourself in this new city. All Novel residents benefit from being in close proximity to campuses, just how close will depend on the university campus you are studying at. 

Which room types do you have available?

For those looking to share with friends, or living communally with like minded others, we have a selection of en-suite rooms in shared apartments, with elegant shared living areas which boast lounges and televisions, dining seating and plenty of kitchen space to cook up a storm. If you are looking for a bit more privacy we also have a variety of studio rooms available, each with their own private kitchen.

How do you price your Standard, Premium and Luxury Studios?

All Novel rooms have been designed for both style and practicality, beautiful spaces which largely all have the same furniture and fixtures. However, they do differ on size, view and layout; they have been priced to reflect this. 

What is a guarantor?

A guarantor is someone who is over the age of 21 who takes financial responsibility of your tenancy. If, for any reason you are unable to pay an amount owed to Novel, the guarantor is liable to do so on your behalf.

Who can be a guarantor?

Anyone who is over the age of 21 and lives in the UK.

Who needs a guarantor?

If you choose to pay by monthly or quarterly instalments you will need to have a UK-based guarantor.
 

Who can live at Novel Student?

We welcome you with open arms and would love to be part of your university experience. Any person who is a full-time student, over the age of 18 and enrolled with an educational institution can live within our buildings.

When is my first instalment due?

On the 18th August after results day. For those paying in instalments a months rent is due on this date and for those paying in full all the rent will be due.

What’s included in my rent?

All utility bills (gas, water and electricity), and your own private wifi network are all included in the rent. Free weekly grab and go breakfast, coffee, 24/7 staff on site and cleaning of communal areas is also included.

What documents do I need for my application?

You will need to upload a copy of your photographic ID, visa (if required) and offer letter for university so please have these handy. If you do not yet have an offer from your university or a visa yet, you can still book with us and supply these documents later.

Can I share my room?

Yes. Dual occupancy is accepted in Studio rooms only. Couple-friendly rooms are identified at every property and can be searched for within our booking system. Couples will both need to sign the Tenancy Agreement and be jointly/severely liable for the rent. A 20% uplift to rent is applied to all couple-friendly rooms.

Can I bring a pet?

No, unfortunately pets are not allowed. Of course, if you need a guide dog or working dog to assist you, please do get in touch to discuss your options with the Novel team.

Will my room be cleaned?

Shared communal areas of our apartments are cleaned once per week. Rooms themselves are not cleaned weekly, but we do have housekeeping services in-house which can be booked at an hourly rate to clean your room. Please speak to reception to book this service or purchase a cleaning package on your residents app.