Huxley Studios, Edinburgh

Stanley Pl, Edinburgh, EH7 5AD, United Kingdom
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1.1 mi from City Center
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University of Edinburgh (Holyro... | 0.7 mi
University of Edinburgh | 1.1 mi
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Gym
Karaoke Room
The Workshop
Retro Lounge
dual occupancy
bills included

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About the Property

Located at 44 Stanley Pl Edinburgh EH7 5AD, UK, Huxley Studios is a sought-after private student accommodation in Edinburgh known for its stylish living spaces and convenient location. Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, offers a variety of room types, including various types of Studio, each fully furnished with modern amenities. Proximity to notable educational institutions such as the University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh Napier University, and Heriot-Watt University makes Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation, a prime choice for students seeking a comfortable and accessible living experience.

Choosing Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation places students in the heart of one of the UK's most historic and vibrant cities. Edinburgh is a world-renowned educational hub, home to prestigious universities that draw a large student population. The city not only boasts an impressive academic standing but also a rich cultural tapestry, with attractions like Edinburgh Castle and the annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Students residing in Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, can immerse themselves in a city known for its medieval charm, innovative spirit, and dynamic social scene. Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, provided by Novel Student, ensures that students have access to comprehensive amenities setting the stage for a superb university experience in an environment that celebrates learning and leisure alike.

Features

Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, offers an all-inclusive student accommodation experience that caters to your every need. Perfectly positioned to give you an erudite edge, this accommodation is situated in proximity to several top-notch universities. Each living space at Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, is a sanctuary of solace and style. The Essential Studio, Premium Studio, Standard Studio, and Executive Studio room types are designed with a modern student's lifestyle in mind, featuring luxurious, fully furnished interiors alongside practical amenities. Every studio includes a plush bed, a dedicated study area, room storage solutions, and an en-suite bathroom.

For those budding chefs or just midnight snacking aficionados, each studio is equipped with a high-spec kitchen with an appliance set, complete with a microwave, fridge, and ample dining area. Never miss a beat of your favourite show with in-room television, and stay on top of laundry with convenient, in-building laundry facilities.

Outside your door, Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, offers a plethora of common amenities. Keep yourself fit and focused in the on-site gym & fitness centre, and stay connected with high-speed wifi throughout Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation. To ensure everything runs smoothly, a dedicated maintenance team is at hand. Plus, never worry about your vehicle with available parking options. The accommodation also includes utility bills like  weekly cleaning of communal spaces, water, electricity, content insurance and 100MB high-speed wifi.

Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation, makes sure that all the practicalities are covered so you can concentrate on what truly matters - your studies and the vibrant student life that Scotland’s capital has to offer. Book your perfect student retreat now and step into a world of comfort, convenience, and endless possibilities at the heart of Edinburgh’s intellectual expanse!

Location and What's Hot?

Just outside your door, Huxley Studios, Edinburgh, offers a home in the heart of a city steeped in history and vibrancy. Students here will find themselves immersed in a tapestry of cultural and social hotspots, perfect for making the most out of their university experience. When it comes to dining, you're spoiled for choice with places like The Kitchin, known for its exclusive dining experience, and Mother India's Cafe, where you can indulge in heartwarming Indian delicacies. Meanwhile, coffee aficionados will appreciate the proximity to Artisan Roast, a local favourite for a caffeine fix or a cosy study spot.

Those looking for a lively night out will find famed bars like The Dome and Bramble Bar & Lounge just a stone’s throw away, allowing for memorable evenings without having to venture far from their student accommodation. For everyday essentials, Sainsbury's and Lidl are conveniently located nearby, ensuring grocery runs are never a hassle. Health and well-being are also covered, with the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh accessible for any medical needs.

In terms of green space, students can take a study break or enjoy leisurely weekends at Holyrood Park or The Meadows, both offering picturesque scenery and a chance to unwind. Tourist attractions, such as the iconic Edinburgh Castle and the historic Royal Mile, await those eager to explore the city's rich heritage. With all these urban conveniences at your disposal, Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation is just the home away from home you’re looking for!

Commute

When choosing Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation, residents benefit from unparalleled connectivity to various parts of the city. The proximity to essential public transport stops means that navigating Edinburgh is both easy and convenient. Nearby transport nodes include the efficient Edinburgh Trams and multiple Lothian Bus services, which connect you seamlessly to university campuses and city hotspots. These hubs of transportation are just a stone's throw away, ensuring that students can indulge in Edinburgh's rich cultural tapestry and academic offerings without any hassle. Opting for the Huxley Studios, Edinburgh student accommodation positions you at the crossroads of comfort and mobility, making it the perfect choice for students prioritising ease in their daily commute.

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Library Corner
Retro Lounge
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Karaoke Room

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in a studio room?

All studio apartments include: Most studios also feature: And some studios also include: Specific details about what is included in each room type can be found on their property pages.

  • Small double, double or king-sized bed with under-the-bed storage
  • Study area with desk and chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Fridge
  • Oven & microwave, or combi-microwave
  • Washer-dryers.
  • Dishwashers.
  • Smart TV.
  • Sofa
  • Dining table and chairs

What is included in an en-suite room?

All en-suite apartments include: 

• Small double bed and underbed storage 

• Private en-suite 

• Study area with desk and chair 

• Double wardrobe 

• Full length mirror All shared living and kitchen areas feature: 

• Fridge 

• Oven 

• Microwave 

• Sofa 

• Dining Table and Chairs 

• Cupboard space for each resident 

• Washer 

• Dryer 

• Dishwasher 

• Smart TV.

Who can live at this property management?

They 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 the buildings.

What are your payment plans?

Full rent payment is required through TransferMate if you lack a UK-based Guarantor or a guarantee from Housing Hand. However, if you possess a UK-based Guarantor or a guarantee from Housing Hand, you have the option to pay your rent via Direct Debit on the first day of the month, in either 1, 3, or 4 instalments, depending on your preference. Please note that a reservation payment equivalent to one week's rent is mandatory across all regions. No bookings will be accepted without the reservation fee being paid.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

They require a reservation fee to secure your room. Your reservation fee will be equal to one week’s rent. This is shown as a credit against your first rental payment.

How to pay rent?

All Rent payments are due on or before the due date set out in your tenancy agreement. If you are unable to pay the rent instalment, you must speak to a member of your onsite team, who will assist and advise you on your options. If you fail to pay your rent, then they will refer your debt to STA, their debt management company, who will recover the debt on their behalf, all additional costs incurred to recover the debt will be added to the amount owed up on collection of this.

When is my first instalment due?

On the 9th August. 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?

Free 24/7 coffee, free of charge in-apartment washer-dryers, in apartment Smart TVs, frequent events and more! Aswell as….. All utility bills including gas, water and electricity (to reasonable consumption), 100MB high-speed WIFI with a personal private network, and weekly cleaning of communal spaces (all included in your rent) Students are exempt from council tax but must register their student status with the local council and supply an exemption certificate to the property manager in your building shortly after moving into the property.

How can I book my room?

Booking online here is the quickest and easiest way to book your accommodation directly with us.

What documents do I need for my application?

They will need a copy of your passport, 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 at check in.

Can I arrive earlier than my tenancy start date?

If your room is available, you may be able to move in early and you will be charged Rent for this period. Please contact the property team member to enquire about early arrivals.

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 their 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.

I am under 18, can I book with this property?

Yes. They allow students who are 17 years of age to book with us, but they should be turning 18 prior to move-in (or shortly thereafter).

What if I have a disability or special requirement?

They cater for all individuals and have designed their buildings to ensure it is accessible for all. They have rooms to accommodate students with a disability and if you have any specific requirements, please contact them and speak to a member of staff so they can ensure to be as accommodating as possible. In addition to this, all these buildings have step-free/level access. They can provide information on the availability of disabled parking for customers and there are accessible WC’s in the communal areas for visitors.

Do you offer short term lets?

If you are looking for short term stay, they are here to accommodate you. Whether you are searching for somewhere to stay during the summer period where you may be on placement, a pre-sessional course, a language course or just want to settle in earlier, please get in contact with us to explore their short term letting options.

How do I rebook?

Brilliant that you are thinking this far in advance! They would love you to stay part of their community for another year. Please speak to the staff at reception to see if you can rebook your current room or check the availability of alternative rooms on their website.

What is a Fire Risk Assessment (FRA)?

A Fire Risk Assessment (FRA) is an inspection of fire safety in your buildings . The purpose of the assessment is to: 1. Assess the risk of a fire occurring, 2. Assess the likelihood of the occupants being able to respond to a fire, 3. Assess the consequences of a fire occurring in the building, 4. Take preventative action.

Who carries out the Fire Risk Assessment?

They employ experienced, qualified, independent specialist assessors from PEMCO LLP to carry out the assessments. In addition, they consult with local fire authorities to ensure they are doing everything to keep you safe.

How often are Fire Risk Assessments carried out?

A Fire Risk Assessment is carried out annually and preventative actions reviewed monthly. On occasion it may not be possible for us to meet the desired target dates for actions set out in the assessment due to factors outside of their control. In such circumstances (and where applicable) they will identify and introduce additional or temporary measures to ensure fire safety at all times.

Who can I speak to if I am concerned about fire safety?

In the first instance speak with the Responsible Person (RP) for your building. Information on how to contact your RP can be found in your welcome handbook and on notices in reception. If unsure speak to a member of staff who will be happy to assist you.

How can I prepare myself in case of fire?

Be aware of the fire evacuation strategy and procedure. You will find information on your assembly point and what to do in the event of fire displayed on Fire Action Notices dotted around the building and in your welcome handbook. Every six months they will hold a fire drill, they ask for your cooperation as this will help guide you on the evacuation procedure. Failure to evacuate the building upon hearing the fire alarm puts you and others at risk. If in doubt please speak to the Responsible Person for your building.

How do I reduce the risk of fire in the kitchen?

You can reduce the risk of fire in the kitchen by following a few simple rules: 1. Never leave cooking food unattended. 2. Check the cooker and hob are turned off when cooking is finished. 3. Never cook under the influence of alcohol or drugs. 4. Keep towels away from the cooker and hob. 5. Clean your toaster frequently to avoid combustible crumbs. 6. Never tamper with the fire blanket. This is there for your safety.

How can I reduce the risk of electrical fire?

1. Never use portable heaters. These are prohibited. 2. Do not use non-UK electrical items or adapters and never use a two-point plug with a three point socket. 3. Do not dry laundry on your electrical heater. 4. Do not leave mobile phones on charge while unattended or asleep. 5. Keep electrical items and leads away from water.

How can I reduce the risk of fire in my bedroom or studio?

Please ensure you check your welcome handbook for details of prohibited items: 1. Do not use candles. 2. Do not smoke in your flat, room or studio - smoking is prohibited. Please use the designated smoking area. 3. Do not have barbeque on a balcony or inside your home. 3. do not cover a fire alarm detector and never tamper with fire safety equipment. 4. Clean the fluff/lint from your tumble-dryer after each use.

Why are fire doors important?

Fire doors stop smoke and fire from spreading through a building, giving people time to escape. Never wedge open a door marked with a blue and white (circular) sign that reads "Fire Door Keep Shut" and never disconnect the self closing device. If you see a damaged fire door please report this to the Responsible Person without delay.

If I need assistance to evacuate in the event of a fire, what should I do?

In the unlikely event of a fire, and you need assistance evacuating a building, even if this is only on a temporary basis, then you need to bring this to the attention of the Responsible Person for your building. They will work with you to complete your Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan. You do not need to reveal any personal medical information but they do ask that you tell us about anything that affects your ability to evacuate a building.

What are false fire alarms and how can I help to reduce them?

False alarms or unwanted fire signals occur when the fire alarm is activated when there is no fire. False alarms can be a significant inconvenience to all residents and staff and cause unnecessary pressure and resources for the local fire authority. You can help to reduce false alarms by following a few simple rules: 1. close you bathroom door when taking a shower, steam can cause an activation. 2. do not smoke in your flat, room or studio. 3.do not cover a fire alarm detector and never tamper with fire safety equipment.. 4. keep kitchen fire doors closed, open a kitchen window or use extract fan to clear room of smoke when cooking. 5. avoid using products such as deodorant and hair spray near smoke alarms.

Does the property offer Full payment discount?

They do not offer any discount for full payment.

What is a guarantor?

A guarantor is someone who takes financial responsibility of your tenancy. If, for any reason you are unable to pay any amount owed to Novel Student, the guarantor is liable to do so. Your guarantor will be required to sign paperwork to check they are eligible and that they agree to this procedure. If needs be, they have the right to contact this person under their agreement.

Who needs a guarantor?

If you would like to pay your rent in instalments, you will need to have a UK-based guarantor or a guarantee from Housing Hand. If you are part of a couple booking a room with us and paying in instalments only the lead-tenant requires a Guarantor. However, as you are jointly and severely liable for the rent should they choose to not guarantee you both then your partner will require their own UK-based Guarantor. If you are under 18 at the time of booking then you will require a Guarantor and that person must be your parent or legal guardian.

Who can be my guarantor?

Your guarantor is anyone over the age of 18. They should be in full time employment, a homeowner and/or renting accommodation. It is important you check with this person before booking your room that they are happy to act as Guarantor.

What documents does my guarantor need to provide?

Proof of address (this could be a utility bill dated from the last 3 months or a council tax letter). They also need a proof of ID which could be a provisional /driver’s license or a passport. Your Guarantor will need to sign a separate Guarantor’s Agreement when you sign your lease with us.

What is Housing Hand?

Housing Hand provide the only secured, reliable and insured Rent Guarantor Service for students and working professional tenants renting in the UK. Housing Hand acts as a guarantor for students who want to pay for rent in instalments but do not have a UK-based Guarantor. Payments start when you move in, from £31pcm. You can find out more about Housing Hand here.

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?

Rooms themselves are not cleaned weekly but you can book a clean via their online service portal for an additional charge.

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

They have a dedicated maintenance team on-site who are there to quickly resolve any breakages you may have in your room. Simply log the issue via their resident’s app or online portal, and one of the team will attend to swiftly resolve the issue

What amenity spaces do you have?

Cinema area, games area, on-site gym, lounge, study spaces, private dining, breakfast bar and more! Check out their property page for all their spaces!

What laundry facilities are available on-site?

Their studios come with their own washer-dryer in their kitchen, and their shared apartments with a washing machine and dryer in communal kitchens solely for the use of you and your housemates. This is at no additional cost, and your laundry is therefore included in your rent.

How far is the university to my accommodation?

They are centrally located within close proximity to universities and the City Centre, please visit their property page for exact travel times.

Is there wifi in the building?

Yes, all their buildings provide a 100MB connection as standard. Each resident also has their own private network, offering a secure connection between up to 15 devices.

Can I bring my bike?

Of course! They have complementary on-site bike storage.

What about bringing my car?

The properties are centrally located, within walking-distance to university campus’ most within the City Centre itself, reducing the need to travel by car, however please enquire with their leasing team who can assist you further with paid options or in-house parking.

Is there a gym in the building?

Yes, they have an on-site dedicated gym free for you to use, equipped with both cardio and strength related equipment.

What time of the day can I move in?

They provide a variety of time slots throughout the day, staggering out their move ins so that the team can greet and assist each resident as they move in. If you would like to book in a particular slot please let a member of the property team know when you will be arriving as soon as possible.

Do you employ students?

They are creating communities of happier, healthier students and want everyone to feel at home. If you are looking for some part time work and are an enthusiastic person who enjoys helping others, then please get in contact with them and ask about applying to one of their student Community Assistant roles.

Which room types do you have available?

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

What is the difference between rooms?

All their rooms have been designed for both style and practicality, spaces which largely all have the same furniture and fixtures. However, they do differ on size, layout, and location in the building, so they have been categorised and priced with this in mind. Further room information about a specific room or type can be found on their property page.

Can I have my own private bathroom and kitchen?

No problem at all, of their rooms come with their own private shower room en-suite. If you would also like your own private kitchen, then they would recommend booking one of their studios.

Do you offer student jobs?

They have community assistant roles available for students, please contact them for further inforrmation.

Is there a TV in my room?

Some studios have a TV in their room, and some shared apartments feature TV’s in their living rooms. If your apartment does not feature its own TV you can bring your own if you wish. They also feature Smart TVs in the shared communal spaces of the property.

Who buys my TV licence?

They do not provide any TV Licenses, so you will need to register for your own TV licence.

Can I change my room?

They want you to be happy with your room choice and will do their best to accommodate any requests to change rooms. However, these are largely dependant on what rooms they have available at the time the request comes in. Booking early will mean you get your pick of all their rooms so that you will not have to settle for your second choice.

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