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Holgate Road, York
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Holgate Road, York

Holgate Rd, York, YO24 4BB, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Located at Town House Apartments, Holgate Rd, York, YO24 4BB, Holgate Road offers a thoughtfully designed York student accommodation with comfortable and stylish living options for those pursuing their academic goals. Holgate Road is renowned for its convenient locality, the accommodation presents a choice selection of room types, such as ensuites and apartments all adorned with essential modern furnishings. Holgate Road York is ideally positioned in close vicinity to several esteemed educational institutions, including the University of York, St John University, and Leeds universities and colleges such as Leeds Beckett University, University of Leeds, and Leeds Arts University, present at far locations from the property.

Holgate Road York offers students a comprehensive array of amenities, fostering a homely ambiance that alleviates the challenges of living away from their permanent residences. The contemporary and stylish design of Holgate Road York's infrastructure distinguishes it from other student accommodations, providing a unique and appealing living experience. York is home to some of the most impressive historical landmarks in England. The iconic York Minster, a magnificent Gothic cathedral, dominates the city's skyline and is a true architectural marvel. The city's ancient walls, built primarily by the Romans and Vikings, encircle the city centre, offering a glimpse into its storied past. Not only does York boast a substantial student population, but it also encompasses a rich variety of history and vibrant cultural scenes. York's educational institutions consistently receive high rankings, further cementing its position as a sought-after destination for students worldwide. The city of York, a historic jewel in the north of England, serves as an exemplary setting for Holgate Road York accommodation offered by Almero Student Mansions. Moreover, the proximity to popular attractions, a diverse array of entertainment options, and celebrated eateries make Holgate Road an ideal choice for student accommodation in York.


With a contemporary design and a host of amenities, Holgate Road York is the ideal student accommodation in York. This student accommodation is designed to cater to the modern student's needs; each room is fully furnished and designed to offer a comfortable and stylish living experience. Whether it's the premier ensuite, 1 bedroom apartment, or deluxe ensuite, students can enjoy privacy and convenience alike. The bedrooms boast comfortable beds and wardrobes to keep personal belongings secure and organised. Holgate Road York provides students with a desk and chair, ensuring they can focus on their studies more efficiently. Additionally, the presence of private bathrooms ensures that students have their own space to get ready for the day without any hassle.

For culinary enthusiasts or those keen on saving money, Holgate Road York features kitchens equipped with modern appliances, including a microwave, cooker, fridge & freezer, making it easier to whip up a home-cooked meal. The fully furnished apartments provide a cosy living area with a sofa, a dining table and chairs, ensuring ample space for studying or hosting friends. At the same time, convenient appliances like tumble dryers and the added comfort of central heating complement modern kitchens. Students can unwind in front of the communal TV, outdoor area, or garden after a long day at university or stay connected with loved ones and catch up on assignments with high-speed WiFi. Other conveniences like laundry room, vacuum cleaner, washing machine, and bike storage disposal further enhance daily living activities.

Location and What's Hot?

Centrally located in the picturesque city of York, Holgate Road student accommodation provides an idyllic setting for university goers with a wealth of conveniences just outside your door. For students of the University of York and St John University, this accommodation sits right within a bustling student hub.

Foodies can revel in the array of dining options nearby, with cosy cafes like The Blossom Cafe, Bruberrie Cafe and Bar, and Coffee Room, and trendy restaurants like Lebaneat York, known for its Lebanese food, Kapadokya, famous for its Turkish cuisine and other locally famous include Longboat Table and Kilima Hotel Restaurant & Bar to tantalise your taste buds. Those looking for international flavours will find El Gaucho and Ambiente Tapas offering delightful dishes. Evenings and weekends can be spent enjoying the vibrant nightlife at bars like Crystal Palace, Volunteer Arms, The Hop and Evil Eye, perfect for some unwinding after a day of studies. For groceries and essentials, Sainsbury'sSainsbury's Local and Waitrose ensure that pantry shelves are never bare. You're also just a stone's throw away from healthcare amenities; York Hospital is at hand for medical needs. York offers a wealth of cultural experiences, including museums, galleries, and festivals. Outdoor enthusiasts can find a peaceful retreat in the gorgeous Museum Gardens or the historical York Walls, which make for a perfect leisurely walk. The Jorvik Viking Centre brings the city's Viking heritage to life through immersive exhibits and reconstructions. At the same time, the York Castle Museum offers a glimpse into the city's social and industrial history. Whether it's mid-week lectures or weekend library sessions at the Leeds University Business School, students will find travelling hassle-free. Holgate Road York accommodation isn't just a room; it's a passage to an exciting urban adventure, offering comfort and convenience with every step you take in this vibrant city


Living at Holgate Road York student accommodation means students benefit from unparalleled connectivity. The convenience of this prime location is evident, with multiple public transport stops just a stone's throw away. Whether you are studying at the University of York or any other prestigious institution in the city, getting around is a breeze from Holgate Road accommodation.

The nearby York Railway Station provides extensive rail links for longer journeys, while local bus stops such as Holgate Hill Cambridge Street are easily accessible for day-to-day travel. Students residing at Holgate Road York student accommodation can catch a bus from stops effortlessly located near the property, ensuring a smooth and effortless daily commute.

What will you get

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Common Amenities

Central Heating
Outdoor Area
Tumble Dryer
TV (Communal)
Vacuum Cleaner

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    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I view the accommodation before booking?

Yes, you can. We offer in-person and virtual tours of the accommodation to help you find your perfect room. This will be coordinated with the on-site team at your chosen location. This is a great way to get a feel for the property, the team

Are bills included in the rent of the property?

All bills are included in your weekly rent. We don’t hide any charges, the cost for the room and the deposit is all that you will be expected to pay. The water, gas, Wi-Fi and all other utilities are included in your rent. We have also added free laundry facilities to all of our accommodation.

Does accommodation have parking?

Parking is dependent on which property you are looking to live at.

Are group bookings allowed?

Group bookings are a great way to live with friends or people you’ve already connected with before starting university. When booking, make sure to tell us the name of your friends and we will allocate your accommodation together (subject to availability). If you have any other preferences, please mention these during the booking process and we’ll do our best to make these happen.

Can I bring my pet?

Unfortunately, we don’t allow pets at Almero Student but some of our properties have furry friends that like to hang out nearby. Birmingham for example has a sweet cat called Darcy who will be only too pleased to say hi.

Do I need a tv license?

Almero has covered the cost of TV licences in the common areas so feel free to watch TV in the kitchen, living room and our common rooms but if you want to watch TV (including BBC on-demand) in your room you will need to purchase a TV licence. The fines are expensive so we recommend applying for a licence

Can my friend stay at my accommodation / in my room?

Your friends are more than welcome to visit you at your accommodation at Almero Student - we ask that you limit any overnight stays to no more than 3 consecutive nights in one week and make sure that your flatmates are happy with having your friends stay over.

Can I rent accommodation on a short term basis or over the summer?

Yes! We have a limited number of short term rooms and summer rooms available, please book as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. They are popular with group bookings for language schools or nearby courses so booking early is advised to avoid disappointment.

Some is broken. What should I do?

Please report any maintenance requests nd we will ensure it gets repaired. We aim to have everything fixed as quickly as possible, but we’ll keep in touch to let you know what is happening and when.

What do I need with me / What should I pack?

Pack anything that will make your new home feel just like your old home. We include a mattress but you’ll need to bring your favourite bedding as well as pillows and a duvet. Many students include familiar photos in their packing to help them settle in and personalise their rooms. Each kitchen has a kettle and toaster already so don’t worry about these appliances. If you’re moving into a cluster we recommend waiting until you’ve met all your flatmates and then shopping together for items such as cutlery, crockery and other household bits and bobs.

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Student Accomodations in York

York Student Accommodation

It's not difficult to locate suitable student accommodation in York, UK, although it can be a lengthy effort. Amber offers many affordable options for comfortable student accommodation in York, UK, that are priced reasonably. Numerous prestigious universities, including the University of York and St. John University, and noteworthy institutions, including The University of Law, the University of Leeds, and Leeds Metropolitan University, are close to student accommodation in York, UK.

The city offers everything, from luxurious private student accommodation in York near York Minster to two-bedroom dorms next to Clifford's Tower. Every York student accommodation is designed with the students' utmost comfort. Everyone can find something to do in the city. York student accommodation is divided into private or shared apartments, studios, en-suites, and non-en-suites.

York private student accommodation includes studios, communal apartments, and comfortable, elegant, yet cost-effective en suites that include all utilities. Some highly recommended student accommodation in York, UK, includes Student Castle, the Boulevard and Frederick House. Students in York are seeking short-term rentals and housing alternatives. York makes it simpler to get short-term accommodation compared to other English cities.

About York

A walled city in Yorkshire, England, the United Kingdom, is called York. Major UK cities like Leeds and Manchester are among the several beautiful natural habitats and metropolitan areas surrounding the metropolis. York, one of the world's oldest cities, was established following the early mediaeval history of the nation. Northeast England's York, a lovely urban centre built around the River Ouse and a great successor in UK history, is situated. The city has a large economic sector and is significant to the UK since it is the centre of the country's commercial, transportation, and cultural trade.

Furthermore, you'll discover that York borders several well-known surrounding cities, like Bradford, Middlesbrough, and Sheffield, making York a strongly connected city. Additionally, the city is considered to be affected by both historical and contemporary economic and military history, giving York a taste of the early 19th and 20th centuries. The National Railway Museum York, York's Chocolate Story, York City Walls, and The York Dungeon are just a few of the popular local attractions in York that draw thousands of tourists each year.

The city also welcomes a sizable influx of visitors who are international students. York is one of England's most famous foreign education locations, including more than 100,000 students annually, 40% of whom are international students. York has many cutting-edge educational institutions, including Leeds Beckett University, Leeds City College, and the University of Bradford, which never permits a student to settle for anything less. These institutions cover everything from science to engineering to the arts, fashion, and psychological science.

Best Student Accommodation in York

Making the move to university is a huge step in any student’s life. Finding good student accommodation in York, UK, that allows you to live your best life while ditching unnecessary woes like how to commute to campus and where to get your groceries from. When booking with amber, you get to pick from a variety of York student housing 2023-24 options, such as private and shared apartments, en-suites, non-en-suites, and studios. On booking one of these York student accommodations, you will not only get a fully furnished room with all the basic facilities, but you will also get bonus amenities that every resident has access to. When looking for the perfect student accommodation in York, UK, you can sort through the options on the basis of distance, price, and quality. Here are some of the best student apartments in York for rent:

1. Holgate Road, York

2. Frederick House, York

3. Abode, York

4. The Boulevard, York

5. Vita Student Lawrence Street, York

6. York City, York

7.iQ The Brickworks, York

8. The Coal Yard, York

9. Student Castle York, York

Cost of Living

York is neither very expensive nor affordable, but with precise planning and budgeting, one can definitely manage and live comfortably and have an active uni life in York. The average cost of living in York is around $4,000-$4,300. Following is a rundown of your daily expenses are a student in York.

1. Grocery: £10- £20/ per week

2. Restaurants: £10-£20/ per week

3. Transportation: £3-£5/ per week

4. Sports and leisure: £20-£30/ month

5. Shopping: £30-£50/ month

6. Stationary: £20-£30/ month

Student Travel

England's transport system, in general, is potentially one of the most effective transportation systems on our planet. As for York, the City is smartly connected to every central transportation system that is readily available within walking distance from every university. Students can explore a wide range of transport services in York, from the world-famous York Metrolink to buses and cabs. To help you out, we have enlisted York's major transport systems and their average fares. Students should note that these fares could vary from peak to sloppy hours.

1. Ferry: York boasts a wide connection of ferry and small river cruise systems over the River Ouse and the River Foss throughout the town. The local Ferry system of York City is one of the most exotic ferry systems in the UK and offers an affordable travel mode for all young minds.

2. Train: York has a dedicated metro rail system covering York railway station and all nearby city stations. These stations are concisely well-connected train stations. So you don't have to worry about travelling to nearby cities on weekends.

3. Bus: York's bus network runs 24 hours a day, with more than 100 buses running up and down the City. Students can take buses from the junction of Micklegate and George Hudson Street that connect to all national highways of England. Hundreds of local bus stops are present at every corner of the City, designed to cater to local and national travellers. The average bus fare in York is around GBP 1-1.20/day.

4. Cycling: You can also explore local parts of the City via cycling. You can visit York's exclusive cycling areas, like York's famous Dean's Park.

Student Life and Lifestyle in York

The city of York holds an esteemed reputation amongst international students regarding student life in York. With numerous dynamic and vibrant spots for the crowd, the town is ideal for all ages to explore and travel. Those living in York student accommodation who like spending quality time around calm water bodies and natural beauty can visit the famous Rowntree Park, where you will find astounding natural beauty that suits all Instagram lovers.

Exploring local shops and city malls near your York student housing can also leave you in awe of York's eateries that bring a wide variety of cuisines and drinks from almost every corner of the world. Fancy Hanks Bar & Kitchen and Yakamoz Restaurant are York's most popular restaurants and takeout places if you crave a sufficient dining experience at affordable prices. Want to know where you’ll find the best coffee in town? Check out these best cafes in York and enjoy what the city has to offer.

On the weekends, you can check out the city’s nightlife and visit bars and clubs near your York student accommodation. You can also enjoy a drink watching your city's football team match at The Royal Oak Pub or groove to the trendy disco beats in the vibrant York clubs in Kuda Nightclub, situated right next to City Centre. With these ample options to exploit, your stay couldn't be any better!

York Tourist Hotspots

York is a beautiful city with activities and attractions that people of all ages can visit and enjoy. History buffs can check out the numerous museums located near their student accommodation in York, UK. Even a short stroll through the city’s streets is a great way of immersing yourself in the culture. Some of the most popular tourist destinations are:

1. York Minster

2. Clifford’s Tower

3. Castle Howard

4. York Art Gallery

5. National Railway Museum

6. JORVIK Viking Centre

7. York Castle Museum

8. York’s Chocolate Story

9. Museum Gardens

10. The York Dungeon

Top Universities in York

Finding a good university near the York student accommodation that you’ve booked is important to ensure that you don’t have to spend a lot of money and time getting to your campus. Luckily, there are plenty of top-notch universities present in this city that offer high-quality education near our best York student apartments.

1. St. John University

2. University of York

3. Leeds College of Music

4. Leeds College of Art

5. Leeds Arts University

6. Leeds Beckett University

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