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Hollingbury House, Brighton
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Hollingbury House, Brighton

Hollingdean Rd, Brighton, BN2 4AA, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Located at Hollingdean Rd, Hollingbury House, BN2 4AA, stands as a prominent student accommodation known for its comfortable living spaces and prime location. This property boasts a variety of ensuites, non-ensuites, studios, and 1-bedroom private apartments, catering to diverse preferences and needs. It's in close proximity to educational institutions such as the University of Brighton, Bellerbys College, and Kings Brighton, making Hollingbury House, Brighton accommodation a preferred choice for students seeking convenience and community.


Situated in Brighton and Hove, England, UK, Brighton is a city that embodies vibrant culture, historical richness, and academic excellence, making it an ideal destination for students from around the world. The student population here thrives amidst Brighton's picturesque seafront, bustling arts and music scenes, and renowned shopping areas like The Lanes. From skateboarding Jack Russells to bearded young men in tartan minis and fishnets, Brighton is full of delightful surprises. Brighton's colourful past has shaped its present offbeat ethos. The Prince Regent's extravagant Royal Pavilion stands as a testament to the city's eccentricity. Victorian sea bathers in bloomers sought health cures in the waves, and second-home theatre enthusiasts still enjoy G&Ts on the Brighton Belle. Even Graham Greene's portrayal of the city's underworld in "Brighton Rock" resonates today. To experience Brighton's capricious charms, take the train and start exploring. Begin your journey in North Laine, the bohemian neighbourhood downhill from the station. Here, indie shops like Snoopers Paradise flea market offer a unique shopping experience. North Laine is a blend of Scandi-cool cafes and patchouli-fragranced trinket stalls, where you're bound to find a souvenir or two. Next, visit the Royal Pavilion, where the outrageously camped music room and dazzling dining room await. On sunny days, stop for coffee at the Pavilion Gardens café, a favourite spot for locals and great for people-watching; just watch out for seagulls eyeing your cake.


Adding to its appeal is Hollingbury House Brighton, which situates students at the heart of it all. Its friendliness and inclusivity complement the city's rankings as an educational hub. Moreover, the proximity to tourist attractions and the city's standing for diversity and entertainment amplify the appeal of Hollingbury House student accommodation to prospective residents.

Features

Designed to enrich the student experience, Hollingbury House Brighton student accommodation offers an array of modern amenities that cater to every aspect of student life. The property offers a range of ensuites, non-ensuites, studios, and 1-bedroom private apartments. Each room type offers a private room featuring a cosy bed, a spacious study desk and chair for focused work, and ample storage with a wardrobe, bookshelves, and under-bed storage. The room is thoughtfully equipped with a pin board, perfect for personalising your space and staying organised. Enjoy the convenience of your own private bathroom, ensuring privacy and comfort. Share laughs and meals in the shared kitchen, equipped with modern appliances and ample space for cooking and socialising. Stay connected with high-speed 200MB WiFi, ideal for streaming, studying, and staying in touch with loved ones. Refresh in the stylish shower room, designed for your comfort and convenience. Experience student living at its best, where every detail is crafted with your needs in mind.


Understanding the need for a harmonious work-life balance, Hollingbury House Brighton also boasts impressive common amenities. Socialise and unwind in the inviting outdoor social spaces, perfect for enjoying sunny days and making memories with friends. Stay engaged with a variety of social events organised just for you, from movie nights to game tournaments. Need a quiet place to study? The dedicated study space provides the ideal environment for focused learning. Stay connected with superfast WiFi throughout the property, ensuring seamless streaming and uninterrupted study sessions. Relax in your downtime with smart TVs in communal areas, perfect for catching up on your favourite shows or watching the big game. The stay's 24/7 onsite staff is always available to assist you, providing peace of mind and support whenever you need it. With secure access and content insurance included, you can focus on your studies and enjoy your time knowing you're in safe hands.

Location and What's Hot?

Just outside your door are the culture-rich streets of Brighton, teeming with life and vibrancy. Hollingbury House student accommodation puts you right in the heart of all this excitement. For the gourmets, culinary delights await at Archipelagos Gyros, Fillets Fish and Chips Ltd, and The Flour Pot Bakery - Elm. Caffeine lovers can head to Pelicano Coffee Co. or Cafe Rust Brighton. When the evening calls for a laid-back atmosphere with friends, Gladstone, Jolly Brewer, and The Hollingbury serve up a range of drinks in a contemporary setting. Essential amenities are also right on your doorstep, with numerous grocery stores, such as Sainsbury's or ALDI, ensuring you're well-supplied. Living at Hollingbury House, Brighton, you're never far from a refreshing green space, with Queens Park and Stanmer Park offering beautiful landscapes for jogging, picnics, or just unwinding after a busy day. Educationally, the accommodation is surrounded by some of the city's top institutions. The University of Brighton, Brighton Institute of Contemporary Theatre Training Drama, and Bellerbys College are all easily accessible, placing students at the centre of academic life. 


For a weekend treat, immerse yourself in Brighton's colourful culture; vibrant street art, boutique shops, and the iconic Brighton Palace Pier are all part of the local canvas. The Royal Sussex County Hospital provides peace of mind, knowing healthcare is close at hand. A few other famous spots that students can explore include Brighton i360, Preston Park, Royal Pavilion, Victoria Gardens, and Booth Museum of Natural History. Hollingbury House Brighton is not just accommodation in Brighton; it's a student experience tailored to the eclectic beat of this seaside city. With the city's many attractions just a brisk walk away, you're set up for the perfect balance of study and urban exploration.

Commute

Nestled in the vibrant city of Brighton, Hollingbury House Brighton student accommodation offers unbeatable access to a variety of public transport options. Whether you prefer buses, trains, or trams, you're covered with several stops just around the corner. You can easily catch a ride at key locations like Brighton Railway Station if you want to travel via train. There are also several bus routes available, including the Freehold Terrace bus stop and Lewes Road Bus Garage bus stop. For students at staying at Hollingbury House Brighton student accommodation, getting to classes, local shops, and entertainment venues is a breeze, making it an outstanding choice for a convenient and comfortable living experience.

Distance

Located an easy stroll or cycle to the main University of Brighton Campus, Hollingbury House is also near to all transport links to University of Sussex and under an hour to central London.

 

  • 10-minute walk to University of Brighton
  • 10-minute bus ride to Brighton centre
  • 10 minutes bus ride to Seafront
  • Easy access to transport links around Brighton and beyond
  • Under an hour to London

What will you get

Your Rent Include

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Common Amenities

Social Space
Study Rooms
High-speed Wifi

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why do I have to pay advanced rent?

This secures your booking so that you can take a little bit of time to complete your contract without worrying.

Why do I need a guarantor?

A guarantor commits to ensuring that the terms of the tenancy agreement are complied with. Guarantors provide us with additional financial security in the event of a change in your circumstance. If you would like to pay in instalments throughout the year, you will need a UK based guarantor.

Who can be a guarantor?

Anyone over the age of 18, who is a UK resident, can be your guarantor.

In what situations might we contact the guarantor?

Circumstances change, and we understand that. A guarantor assures us as your landlords, that there is someone on hand who understands and accepts the responsibility of rent, should you be unable to pay.

What details from the guarantor do I need to provide when booking?

We will need a Name, current UK address, email address and a contact number. Once you have signed the contract your guarantor will be asked to accept the agreement and provide proof of ID and address. If they are not a UK national but reside in the UK they must provide proof of settled status.

What can I do, if I don’t have a guarantor?

Don’t worry if you do not have a guarantor, we do have other options available for you. Full payment contracts are available. This would mean your rental is payable upfront at the start of your tenancy and therefore no need for a guarantor. However, we know that upfront payment can be a big ask and in these circumstances we can recommend an approved UK rent guarantor service. Please speak to your individual site team if you are looking to use a rent guarantor service.

What do I do if there is a problem with my room or flat?

You can log maintenance issues through the online portal by logging into your account on the website and clicking ‘Maintenance request’. You can also report urgent issues to reception either by coming to the reception desk or calling the telephone number on the site web page. A member of our friendly on-site maintenance team will aim to resolve the issue for you quickly.

How can I obtain the instructions on appliances within my flat?

If you require any instructions or user guides please contact your property manager who will be able to assist with this, or any of our staff on site will be able to assist with this.

Are there staff available onsite?

Each Property site has a friendly team available to our residents 24/7. For some of our sites, an emergency contact number will be provided when staff are not onsite.

When can I move in?

If you booked directly with us, you will be able to move in on your tenancy start date, please check your tenancy agreement for confirmation of this, or contact the accommodation team at the site you have booked.

Can I move in earlier than my tenancy start date?

If you need to move in earlier than your tenancy start date, please contact the site you have booked at, all contact numbers and emails can be found on their web page. Early arrivals are subject to availability and you will need to pay any additional rent due before you move in.

How long can I live with Property?

Property offers tenancies of different lengths, including short-term contracts. The minimum stay is 4 weeks, and all short term lets are subject to availability and must be paid in advance. If you are interested in a short-term contract, please contact the site directly.

When can I move out?

You can move out whenever you want. However, remember your contract is a fixed-term tenancy agreement so even If you move out before your tenancy ends you will still need to pay the full amount of rent.

Can I extend my contract if I need to?

If you need to extend your contract for whatever reason, please contact your accommodation team directly for prices and information. Extensions are subject to availability.

Do I need a guarantor?

To book with us you will need a guarantor. However, please note your guarantor must be in a position to pay any rent due if you are struggling to pay your rent or your student loan is late. If you have any questions about nominating a guarantor, please get in touch and we’d be happy to advise further. If you pay your rent in full upfront, we may be able to offer you a non-guarantor option. Please contact us before making your application to discuss.

How many people can share each flat?

Our shared flats range between all of our properties. If you need any further information about how many rooms would be in each flat at your individual residence please contact your individual site team for further information.

Can I choose which flat I would like to be allocated to?

When booking directly with us, you choose which room to book into within each building, you can also see your flatmates preferences to see if you think they would be suitable flatmates for you. This gives you more control over who you will be living with.

Can I find out who my flatmates are before I move in?

While we can let you know the ages and genders of your future flatmates, we cannot provide their names or any other personal information. This information is present during the self-select process on line. However, you can find your flatmates through our Facebook pages, or through your University’s social media – it’s a great way of getting to know everyone in your flat before you’ve even moved in!

Can I book with my friends?

If you’re planning on living with your friends, you’re in luck! You can all book together via our self selection process so you will be guaranteed the same flat together.

What do I need to bring with me that my accommodation doesn’t already provide?

Unsure of what you need to bring for your bedroom? we're here to help! When it comes to your bedroom, please note that we do not provide bedding. We suggest you bring along a duvet, pillows and bed linen. You may also want to bring clothes hangers, towels and a laundry bin. While we provide some kitchen appliances, we do suggest each tenant brings their own crockery, cutlery and other kitchen utensils. Upon arrival, most students living in shared flats arrange with their flatmates to buy some communal items – we recommend this as a cheaper option which would also avoid cluttering the kitchen with multiple items. For a full list of what we advise you to bring, check out your student handbook. If you are unable to bring certain items with you, don’t panic – there are plenty of shops close by where you can find the things you need.

Can I park on-site?

Car parking requirements are different at all of our properties therefore it is best to check with the individual site teams when booking for further information on parking.

Can I smoke in my flat?

No, smoking is a fire hazard and so for the safety and comfort of everyone, smoking, including the use of e-cigarettes/vapes is forbidden in either your room, the communal areas of your flats or any other internal area of the building. There are designated smoking areas in the grounds of every building which you are welcome to use. Note that anyone found to be smoking in the building will be subject to our antisocial behaviour process.

Can I have guests over?

As a tenant of a Property site you are more than welcome to invite guests to your accommodation for up to 2 nights at a time. If your guest is staying overnight, please let a staff member know. They also suggest that you do be mindful of your flatmates: let them know before your guests arrive, and ensure you still comply with site rules regarding noise in the flat. Moreover, remember that as a tenant of a Property site you are responsible for the behaviour and actions of your guests.

Can I swap rooms?

It may be possible to change your room after you have moved in depending on availability- they suggest you get in touch with your accommodation team on site, over the phone or through email. Please note to be able to complete a room move, your rent account will need to be fully up to date, an inspection of your room will take place and you will incur a £50 administration charge that will need to be paid before the move can take place.

When do I pay my rent?

Your rental will have set due dates, please check your tenancy agreement so you can familiarise yourself with when your rent is due. There is a £50 admin charge for tenancy takeovers and room moves. If you prefer you can also pay your rental in full at the start of your contract. If you are unable to make your rent payment on or before the set dates for whatever reason you must inform the accommodation team at your site, either by emailing the site team, coming to the reception desk or calling the telephone number on the property web page.

How can I pay my rent?

You can pay your rent through the online portal – simply log into your account on website and click the option to ‘Pay your rent’. If you are unable to pay through the online portal, you can pay via bank transfer. Please speak to your accommodation team for further details. They do not store debit/credit card details.

Are Property sites safe?

Many of our Property sites have onsite security staff and digital entry systems in each building. For some of our sites an emergency contact number will be provided when staff are not onsite, ensuring that our buildings are safe and secure.

What types of rooms are on offer?

To see the different room options on offer, choose your city and property from the main menu. If you are unsure of which room to choose, why not arrange a viewing.

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Student Accomodations in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove Student Accommodation

For students seeking quality Brighton and Hove student accommodation, there's a plethora of choices beyond the university dorms. Opting for off-campus housing in Brighton and Hove can offer greater independence, space, and a chance to immerse in the local culture. Amber is at the forefront of facilitating this shift, providing a seamless search experience for those pursuing studies at nearby educational institutions such as Bellerbys College, Kings Brighton, University of Brighton, and University of Sussex.

Amber is the perfect platform to simplify the hunt for the perfect student accommodation in Brighton and Hove. It showcases a range of room types, from en-suite rooms to fully-fledged studio apartments, all situated in convenient locations that cater to students' lifestyles. These accommodations come packed with amenities to support students' academic and leisure pursuits. Properties like the modernistic Ravilious House, iQ Brighton, Promenade Student Living, and many other vibrant student apartments in Brighton and Hove exemplify the top-notch living spaces available. These accommodations not only meet the high standards for comfort and security but also place students in the heart of Brighton and Hove, ensuring a memorable student experience.

About Brighton and Hove

Brighton, with 2.9 million people, ranks 26th and received the highest score for the Student Mix indicator thanks to its sizable and diverse student body. The two highly regarded universities in the city have a sizable foreign student body, with 27% of the total enrollment originating from countries other than the UK. Despite being primarily recognised for its colourful beachfront, the south coast city is more than just a coastal resort. Brighton and Hove offers various activities and tourist attractions like the Royal Pavilion, Brighton i360 and Brighton Palace Pier. One of the two central regions that make up the City of Brighton is the beach resort of Brighton, which is situated on the south coast of England.

The variety of independent restaurants and nightlife locations in Brighton are worth the visit. To make the most of their time at school, students who attend the University of Brighton and the University of Sussex reside in Brighton. The Brighton and Hove student accommodations can cater to all your preferences, like prices, tastes, and styles to match. Brighton is renowned for being a location that has always provided an escape. It has always been unique. There is a lot of attitude in these cities. Freethinkers, business people, and entertainers call this place home. The city is vibrant, innovative, and bohemian. 20 thousand students are living there, both local and international.

Best Student Accommodation in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove is home to many major universities, and students flock to the city from all around the world every year. At such events, university housing is overflowing with students, leaving them on waiting lists for months and months; the private student accommodation in Brighton and Hove provided by amber will help you find affordable and convenient housing near your university. You can filter your search by choosing the amenities you prefer and room types and then come across the desired results. Below, we mention the popular student apartments in Brighton and Hove:

1. Holden Court

2. Vogue Studios

3. IQ Abacus House

4. Crown House

5. iQ Sawmills

6. The Stoneworks

7. Alumno Falmer

8. Britannia Study Hotel

9. Pavilion Point

10. Brighton Beach Suites

Cost of Living in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove have an average cost of living in the top 22% of global cities. Although your estimated cost of living may not turn out as expected, you must keep a record to be safer and make the process of choosing student accommodation in Brighton and Hove easier.

1. Rent: £195 to £270 /month
2. Groceries: £100 to £150 /month
3. Food: £350 to £450 /month
4. Transport: £40 to £50 /month
5. Laundry: £25 to £40 /month
6. Stationery and textbooks: £20 to £30 /month
7. Clothing: £50 to £75 /month
8. Movie ticket: £7 to £10

Student Travel Brighton and Hove

The University of Brighton has four campuses: Eastbourne, Falmer, City, and Moulsecoomb. Students can quickly go to the surrounding areas because the Brighton and Hove campus is located on Grand Parade, just a few minutes away from the city centre and off campus student accommodation in Brighton and Hove. The extensive Stoke Park Road network, which spans the entire city and includes the University of Brighton, is well known. The Brighton and Hove transportation system is separated into numerous zones encompassing the city's prominent areas. Most transportation options are tied to the student housing options we provide in Brighton to make your stay and travel simple. Make your stay a little less expensive by considering the travel costs, which are also very reasonable.

1. Bus: In Brighton, a single trip costs £2.70 per standard. The bus operator National Express can take you in and out of Brighton. You must issue a card and check the bus schedules for hassle-free travel. If you tend to use cash, make sure you keep the exact amount of the fare.

2. Rail: A single person's daily train costs range from £15 to £20.  If you are a first-year student, you should speak with the local railroad authority and request a discount. The Brighton and Hove PlusBus pass is an electronic ticket that may be used on buses, the underground, and some overground train lines.

3. Bicycle: Riding your bike to the university or running errands will be more convenient and affordable. Bike stands are available at prominent blocks and have separate lanes on the road, you could easily rent a bike and use it for small commutes around the city.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Brighton and Hove

Brighton and Hove are among the world's most energetic cities. Capturing students' interest as soon as they enter this warm and pleasant setting. The University of Brighton offers a hugely diversified culture, a rich legacy, a vibrant and dynamic nightlife, museums and galleries, sports facilities, theatres, and music halls for students to enjoy. Every area of the city is covered in greenery. Some of England's most stunning parks can be found in Brighton and Hove City, including Withdeen Park, which is only a short distance from the university campus and is the ideal place to unwind and breathe fresh air after your lectures.

Preston Park is yet another fantastic option, commuters who prefer a little more peace will find this place to be excellent. The best of both worlds may be found in Preston Park.

If you're strapped for cash and want to visit a low-cost bar or restaurant, consider Kooks Restaurant and The Witchez Restaurant in Brighton and Hove, where you can find mouthwatering cuisine at reasonable prices, like pizza, burritos, and other Italian and continental fare. Want to experience Brighton and Hove's nightlife? Visit East Street Tap Pub or Zahara Nightclub for the newest tunes and an engaging musical experience from well-known local DJs and musicians.

Brighton and Hove Tourist Attractions

Brighton and Hove has a rich history and monuments. These cities are well known for their culture, sustainability and landmarks. One must always indulge in the curiosity of knowing new cultures and history to enjoy visiting a foreign country truly. Once you find the perfect accommodation in Brighton and Hove for students to rent, add these places to your itinerary:

1. Royal Pavilion
2. The Lanes
3. British Airways i360
4. Brighton Beach
5. Brighton Palace Pier
6. North Laine
7. Brighton Dome

Universities in Brighton And Hove

Brighton and Hove are home to some renowned universities with specialised courses; students flock here to expand the horizons of their career opportunities. Some of the top universities in the city are:

1. University of Brighton (Grand Parade Campus)
2. Kings Brighton
3. BIMM, Brighton and Hove
4. University of Brighton
5. University of Brighton (Moulsecoob Campus)
6. University of Sussex

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