Kingfisher Halls, Loughborough

Kingfisher Way, Loughborough, LE11 3NY, United Kingdom
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£197
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0.7 mi from City Center
0.7 mi from City Center( 15m. 13m. 4m)
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city center | 0.6 mi
Loughborough College | 0.2 mi
Loughborough University | 0.7 mi
Wolfson School of Mechanical | 1.0 mi
Pay In Instalment
gym
bills included
laundry facility
Spacious New Gym - Latest Free Weight Equipment and CV Machines
Bike Storage Facilities
Fully Loaded Common Room with a Pool Table
Washing and Drying Facilities

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About the Property

Located at Kingfisher Way, Loughborough, LE11 3NY, United Kingdom, Kingfisher Halls, Loughborough, is a premier student accommodation in Loughborough. The property offers a variety of Ensuites, 1B and studios, catering to different student preferences. One of the main selling points of Kingfisher Halls is its proximity to Loughborough College and Loughborough University, making it an ideal choice for students seeking convenient access to their campuses.

Loughborough, a vibrant town in Leicestershire, is renowned for its strong academic environment and dynamic student life. The town is home to Loughborough University, one of the UK's leading institutions, and Loughborough College, known for its excellent academic programs and supportive learning community. Kingfisher Halls is strategically located, providing easy access to these prestigious institutions. The town centre, a bustling hub of activity, is just a short distance away from Kingfisher Halls. It offers a wide range of shops, cafes, restaurants, and entertainment venues, ensuring students have plenty of options for leisure and social activities. Nearby, Queen's Park provides a serene green space for relaxation and outdoor activities, while the Loughborough Leisure Centre offers excellent sports and fitness facilities.

Loughborough's excellent transport links make it easy for students to explore the surrounding areas. The Loughborough Railway Station connects the town to major cities like Leicester, Nottingham, and London, offering opportunities for weekend trips and further exploration. The nearby M1 motorway provides convenient road access to other parts of the UK. In addition to its academic excellence and vibrant town life, Loughborough is also known for its friendly community and welcoming atmosphere, making it a perfect choice for students. Kingfisher Halls, with its prime location and comfortable living options, ensures that students can fully enjoy the rich experiences that Loughborough has to offer.

Features

Kingfisher Halls Loughborough, offers an array of amenities designed to provide a comfortable and convenient living experience for students. Kingfisher Halls Loughborough offers diverse room types to suit different needs. Standard Ensuite Rooms (Halls B), Standard Studios (Halls A) and Standard Studios (Halls E). Each room type is designed to cater to the unique preferences of students. The rent includes Wi-Fi, water, electricity, and heating, ensuring a hassle-free stay. The property boasts a spacious new gym equipped with the latest free-weight equipment and CV machines, perfect for fitness enthusiasts. For those who prefer cycling, there are bike storage facilities. The fully loaded common room features a pool table, creating a great space for socializing and relaxation. Additional amenities include washing and drying facilities, a hot tub, and a BBQ area, offering various leisure options. Kingfisher Halls also prioritizes safety and convenience with onsite parking, a 24-hour warden, and security cameras, ensuring a secure environment for all residents.

Location and What's Hot?

This Loughborough student accommodation  offers exceptional proximity to major educational institutions. Loughborough University, Loughborough College, and Eco Factory University are all nearby, making it incredibly convenient for students to commute to their classes and campus activities. This prime location ensures that students can maximize their study time and participate in university events without the stress of long travel times. Living at Kingfisher Halls, students can look forward to a vibrant social life and a fulfilling daily routine. Grocery shopping is a breeze with Tesco Express close by, ensuring that all daily essentials are easily accessible. For coffee enthusiasts, Public and Greenhood Coffee offer cosy spots to enjoy a cup of coffee and study or socialize with friends. The nightlife is equally appealing, with Jam Garden, Loughborough, providing a lively bar atmosphere for unwinding after a long day.

Dining options are abundant, with Tree House Cakes offering delicious treats and The White Horse & Noodle Bar serving a variety of meals to suit different tastes. Students can immerse themselves in the local culture by visiting nearby museums such as the Charnwood Museum and The Old Rectory Museum, both of which offer fascinating insights into the area's history. Kingfisher Halls provides the perfect balance of academic convenience and vibrant social life. Residents can enjoy the amenities of a bustling town while having the tranquillity needed for their studies. The proximity to various cafes, bars, restaurants, and cultural sites ensures that students have plenty of opportunities for recreation and relaxation, making their stay at Kingfisher Halls both enjoyable and enriching.

Commute

Loughborough boasts excellent travel accessibility, ensuring that students at Kingfisher Halls can easily navigate the city and beyond. The town's comprehensive public transport system includes frequent bus services, with stops conveniently located near Kingfisher Halls Loughborough such as Wallace Road and Emmanuel Church. These bus routes provide convenient connections to various parts of Loughborough, making it easy for students to reach their desired destinations. Additionally, Loughborough benefits from its proximity to major transportation hubs. The town is served by the Loughborough Railway Station, providing direct train services to destinations across the UK. This accessibility allows students to explore nearby cities and attractions with ease, enhancing their overall university experience.

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Common Amenities
Spacious New Gym - Latest Free Weight Equipment and CV Machines
Bike Storage Facilities
Fully Loaded Common Room with a Pool Table
Washing and Drying Facilities
Hot Tub
BBQ Area

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I book?

In order to book a room , you are to sign a Tenancy Agreement and pay £300 Advance Payment to secure the room booking. The £300 Advanced payment includes: 1. £200 room deposit, will be refunded to you at the end of your tenancy. 2. 100£ advanced rent, will be deducted from the total rent amount. This £300 is non-refundable if you cancel your booking. No room will be confirmed booked until the £300 advance payment is paid.

How do I pay rent?

You can pay your rent via online banking.

How long will it take for my maintenance issue to be fixed?

They have a dedicated team of maintenance staff who are always on help to fix any problems you may have. They work to a set of Service Level Targets (SLA's), you can view our Maintenance Service Level Targets to see the SLA targets in full. Their targets are created in line with Loughborough Universities SLA targets. Time begins when you report a problem to your manager.

Where can I do my laundry?

There is a launderette service on site. The cost is £2.50 per wash and £1.50 to dry items. Please ask your Accommodation Manager for full details. 

How do I report maintenance?

All maintenance issues can be directly emailed to the property.

What can I do if my neighbours are being too noisy after hours?

If you feel like you can approach your neighbours then you do have the authority to do so. If you do not feel comfortable doing this, please call the warden.

What do I do if the fire alarm goes off?

If you hear the fire alarm go off you must leave your room straight away and go to the fire assembly point. (You will be notified of fire assembly points when you move in).

Where can I store a bike?

There is a bike storage shed, where keys are available from the office.

Where can I park my car?

The property has its own car park, with many parking spaces available. 

Who is in charge of the cleaning?

Across all the sites there are communal cleaners for shared kitchens and living areas. However it is down to you to keep your room clean and tidy. It is not the cleaners job to remove bin bags, please ensure you keep your room and kitchen area free from rubbish at all times.

How fast will the Wifi be?

WiFi is always free. The Fibre speed is up to  350mps. Speeds will vary at each individual property, check your contract or speak with your manager to find out your speeds for your room.

Can I have friends/family to stay overnight?

You are responsible for any guests that you have staying with you and are liable if they cause any problems. But of course, friends and family are always welcome at Property.

Can I smoke in my room?

All our properties are non-smoking throughout. There are usually outside areas for you to smoke with ashtrays provided.

My room is not like the website – I want to move. Can I do this?

All our rooms are individual and one room is never the same as the next. If you are unhappy with your room, please speak to the reception team. Where there are other rooms available they will offer these as an alternative.

I am locked out of my room/my key doesn't work. Who do I call to get back in?

Call the warden on the emergency contact form by the main door in your property.

Why are my windows restricted?

Your window may have a restricting device that limits how far it opens. It's there for your safety so it's important that you don't disconnect or damage it, or let anyone else do so. If the window fittings do become damaged, you need to tell a member of the property team straight away. 

What are the reception hours of the property?

Reception hours vary from property to property; most properties will advertise their opening hours at reception. Generally it's 9am-5pm Mon- Friday.

Why didn't you tell me about the building site next door to the property?

As our properties are situated in city centre locations, they sometimes have developments happening nearby.

Who's the accommodation manager?

Each site has a dedicated manager; you should be able to find out your manager's name by speaking to the staff at reception. The manager may not always be in your building as they may manage several properties.

Can I bring my pet to live with me?

They do not allow any pets at Property. They are not built to take animals and its not fair on them. Please leave your pets at home, they will look forward to seeing you when your back!
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Student Accomodations in Loughborough

Loughborough Student Accommodation

Loughborough is a pleasant market town in Leicestershire, close to Derby, Nottingham, and the East Midlands Airport. It is well-known for its educational universities as well as its extensive collection of antique artefacts and architecture. Loughborough University and Loughborough College are both located here, with approximately 18,000 students enrolled in these universities' undergraduate and postgraduate programmes, making it easier to find accommodation in Loughborough. Students look for student accommodation in Loughborough, which is not very far from the universities and also provides easy access to the rest of the city. Amber provides several student accommodation in Loughborough, which ensures a comfortable student stay.

The city comprises everything from excellent accommodation to pocket-friendly Loughborough student accommodation. Loughborough student accommodation options consist of comfortable yet budget-friendly en suites, studios, and shared apartments, including all the bills. These options are also available for short-term tenancies and offer several amenities and services which take care of students' needs, which one might require while settling in the city. Waterways, The Holt, Foundry 1, and  William Morris Hall are a few recommended Loughborough student accommodation options.

About Loughborough

Loughborough, a quaint town in Leicestershire's Charnwood Borough, has all the makings of a quiet and peaceful lifestyle. It is located just outside the Nottinghamshire border and a short distance from the East Midlands Airport, providing easy access to the surrounding cities. Charnwood Museum, one of the largest museums in town, houses various exhibits dating back centuries that reflect the area's natural history. The Carillon War Memorial is one of the famous landmarks in Queens Park. The Pedestrianised Market Place and Market Street are the center of the city's shopping area, which maintains several original Art Deco buildings, and one of the buildings is home to the town's Odeon Cinema. The city experiences cool summers and mild winters as Loughborough experiences a maritime climate similar to most of the British Isles. A few universities one would want to be a part of are Loughborough University and Loughborough College.

In addition to having a number of student accommodation Loughborough options, the city is a lively market town with a vibrant student population and plenty going on in and around the beautiful campus and town. Leicester is only ten minutes away by train, and with its fantastic live sports action, arts, culture, and restaurant scene, giving the best of both worlds. Nottingham and Derby are also nearby, as are some fantastic outdoor activities in the Peak District, Beacon Hill, and Bradgate Park.

Best Student Accommodation in Loughborough

One usually looks for comfortable and budget-friendly student accommodation in Loughborough. All of these student apartments in Loughborough come with attractive interiors and modern facilities that make the stay of students more comfortable and convenient from their respective universities. Students usually prefer student accommodation Loughborough properties that are centrally located, which can save travel time. Amber offers various options for Loughborough student accommodation that take care of student needs by offering several amenities and services. Still, the welcoming and comfortable ambience of this new place can facilitate a smooth and enjoyable transition. Here are some of the best student accommodation in Loughborough.

1. Waterways

2. The Holt

3. Foundry 1

4. William Morris Halls

5. Study Inn Lemyngton Street

6. Kingfisher Halls

7. Foundry 2

8. Asha House

9. Forest Court

10. Luxurio

Cost of Living in Loughborough

Living in Loughborough as a student is equal to saving money, as the cost of living in Loughborough is not very expensive. Students are recommended to have a budget of £700-£1000 per month, including all living and other personal expenses. Here is a rough estimate for the cost of living expenses one might face, aside from the rent for your Loughborough student accommodation:

1. Food: £30 - £70 per week

2. Gas and Electricity: £25 - £50 per week

3. Internet & Mobile Phone: £15 - £30 per week

4. Dinner at a Restaurant: £70 -  £150 per week

5. Laundry: £15 - £25 per week

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £10 - £30 per week

7. Clothing: £40 - £75 per month

8. Travel (Buses, Trains, Trams): £40 - £150 per month

Student Travel Loughborough

Navigating Loughborough as a student relies heavily on understanding the available transit to access classes, events, and sights. The routes in Loughborough are well-connected and offer a high coverage of the rest of the city. Students can explore the rest of the city via public transport. Additionally, the bus stops and train stations are easily accessible from your Loughborough student accommodation as well:

1. Bus

Arriva Midlands and Kinchbus operate local buses in Loughborough, while Centrebus and Nottingham City Transport provide long-distance services to Melton Mowbray and Nottingham. Kinchbus is a handy way to book tickets where one can buy a single trip from the driver, but the best way to save money is to get a Kinchkard.

2. Train

East Midlands Railway operates routes south to Leicester, Bedford, Luton, and London St Pancras stations and north to Lincoln, Derby, Sheffield, Leeds, and York stations on the Midland Main Line. EMR services have your back, you can easily get to Loughborough from London St Pancras from Sheffield, Nottingham, and Leicester within a few hours.

3. Cycling

Cycling is enjoyable, inexpensive, healthy, and environmentally friendly. Many students choose to ride their bikes to and from universities. Remember, in the United Kingdom, cyclists must ride on the left side of the road and cannot use footpaths unless there is a clearly marked cycle lane. Additionally, most Loughborough student accommodation options come with dedicated and secure bike/storage facilities as well.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Loughborough

Loughborough is considered one of the most beautiful of all, with amazing architecture and academic universities; Loughborough makes one feel at home and loved. Not just the educational hub, but Loughborough has some exciting things for international students. With its wide selection of eateries, cafes, and pubs, Loughborough has a lot to offer students who choose to stay in the town.

Weekends are great times to visit Queens Park and stroll through the lovely garden. There are several places to have fun in the town, but the most well-known is the Town Hall, which regularly organizes comedy shows, dancing performances, and theatrical productions, to name a few. Loughborough is very famous for its heritage buildings and museums. The city has a total of five museums, out of which Charnwood Museum is a centrally located and largest museum in the city. The Bell Foundry Museum is a two-floored museum that tells the tale of bell-making over the centuries. One can catch a glimpse of the city's history and culture by visiting art galleries like the Fine Art Gallery, Sock Gallery and Artspace. Students can visit some famous restaurants like La Favorita and Caravelli to try some amazing delicacies served by these restaurants. Students can visit Break Escape, an escape room where groups of students can solve mysteries and compete with other groups as well. Additionally, individuals can also hang out at the Climbing station and Laser Quest with their peers. From affordable costs of living to climate perks enabling year-round fun, Loughborough blends academic advancement and lifestyle enjoyment through diverse accommodation, hospitality, employment, and recreation, befitting student life milestones.

Loughborough Tourist Attractions

Loughborough is a university town in the Charnwood Forest, north of Leicester. This place will help students relax and spend some time away from their studies as well and will serve as a great rejuvenation for them. Some of the best tourist attractions, which are easily accessible from your Loughborough student accommodation, are mentioned below:

1. Great Central Railway (GCR)

2. Loughborough Town Hall

3. Queen's Park

4. Charnwood Museum

5. Loughborough Carillon

Universities in Loughborough

Every year, several students travel to this city to pursue their education. The universities in Loughborough offer high-quality education and encourage students to take part in academic as well as extracurricular activities. Some of the most famous universities in and near Loughborough include:

1. Loughborough University

2. Loughborough College

3. Leicester College

4. University Park Campus

5. Nottingham Trent University

6. University of Derby

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