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Yugo Lope De Vega, Alcala De Henares
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Yugo Lope De Vega, Alcala De Henares

C. Colegios, Alcalá de Henares, 28801, Spain
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About the Property

Lope de Vega in the city of Madrid provides aesthetically spacious and luxurious Student accommodations in Alcala De Henares. You can choose a room from tons of different en-suites, penthouses, and shared rooms this place has to offer. Located in the heart of the city, you can find many universities near the accommodation within walking distance. Alcala University is within a 4-minute walking distance from the property. Alcalingua - Official language Centre of University of Alcala is a distance of 5-minute walk from the property’s doorsteps. 

Features

With comfortable beds for sleeping, you also get Air-conditioned rooms here. Got bored from studying all day? You can join others in the common games room and blow off some steam. You can get rid of laziness by hitting the common gym provided by the facility. Call your other friends and have a quality study session in the common study room. Free High-speed Wi-Fi has got you covered in entertainment as well as academics. Spacious wardrobes will give you plenty of space to keep your things organized and clean. Staying here means staying at home. 

Location and What's Hot?

Being situated in a prime location gives you the freedom of trying out new things and have multiple options to choose from. Want to try lip-smacking Indian food? You can go to the Indian Restaurant Madras masala which is at a distance of 7 minutes by foot or you can hit the Tyche Bar with your friends for some delightful cocktails, it’s just a 5-minute walk from the property. This property comes with an active social lifestyle with a good academic balance. 

Commute

Living here means being carefree about travelling throughout the city. You have a bunch of options to travel as the Colegios-pza.rodriguez Marin Bus stop is located just outside the property at a short walk of 2 minutes and you can find Alcala De Henares at a short walking distance of 14 minutes. 

What will you get

Common Amenities

Full board
High-speed wifi
Weekly cleaning (Change of linen and towels)
Gym
TV
books

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does a visit take?

It takes between 10 and 60 minutes to tour their student accommodation in person, it's entirely up to you. However, they also offer virtual tours.

Can I choose my roommates?

You can choose to live with your friends by selecting the same apartment or double room number when you book with us. Please note that this is subject to availability so it is best to book early to avoid disappointment.

Do I have to make a deposit?

Yes, and the deposit pays part of the damages, where applicable. This reservation deposit is refundable until a specific date, established in the contract sent to you.

Do you offer women only accommodation?

Yes, if you prefer to have a flat or a double room and share it only with people of the same gender, speak to their residence support team when you book with them. This is subject to demand and availability of the apartments, so they recommend that you get in touch as soon as possible.

What is a guarantor and why do I need one?

A guarantor is someone who agrees to pay your rent if you can't. For example, one of your parents or a close relative. If you can't make your rent payments, talk to your support team. They will only contact your guarantor to pay your rent as a last resort if you are unable to honor your rental agreement.

What do I do if I am an international student and I do not have an endorsement?

If you are an international student and would like to pay your rent in installments, you will need a guarantor who resides in Spain. If this is not possible, you can reserve a room; but you will have to pay the annual sum of your rent in advance.

Do I have to be a full-time student to reserve a room?

They normally only accept full-time students, but they may be able to find a space for you. Get in touch with the student residence you are interested in to study your options further.

Is there an age limit to book with Property?

To live with them while studying at university, you must be 18 years or older.

Can I customize my room?

Yes, as long as you can return it to its original state when you leave. If not, you will be charged for any damage. Check out their blog for ideas on how you can personalize your room without nails, glue, or leaving marks on the wall.

Where can I smoke?

They do not allow smoking inside the residence, but you can smoke outside.

Can I bring a pet?

They love “furries,” but they do not allow tenants to bring pets into the building.

Are there social events for residents?

They organize social events throughout the year for you and your roommates to enjoy; from cultural gatherings to fitness events and much more.

If I don't get along with my new roommates, can I change rooms?

They want to make sure you like the experience of living with them, so if you find that you don't get along with your new roommates, you may be able to change rooms, although this will be subject to availability.

What happens if something on my floor breaks or doesn't work?

Their maintenance team is always available if something on your floor breaks or doesn't work. You just have to fill out a maintenance request form and hand it in at reception.

Can I bring friends or family to stay?

Visits are allowed between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. Sleeping in the residence is only allowed if it is the first degree of consanguinity (father/mother, brother/sister) and subject to the availability of the establishment.

Are social spaces always open?

You can reserve some of the social spaces offered at their residence, but most of their common areas are open 24 hours a day unless alternative times are announced.

Is wifi included?

Yes, They offer high speed broadband and wifi in all rooms by default and also in their social spaces and common areas. 

What equipment is in the gym?

Residences that include an in-building gym feature free weights or weight training equipment, cardio equipment, and yoga mats. Some of their properties also have fitness rooms with more specialized equipment or dance/yoga studios.

Can I receive packages in my building?

Their reception team is always available to collect your packages and certificates, so you never miss a delivery. They'll also send you an email reminder when your package is ready for pickup.

Will someone do the cleaning for us?

Yes, room cleaning is once a week and common areas are cleaned every day, several times. They change bed linen and towels once a week.

Is bike parking safe?

Most of their bike parking is located within their properties, which are very secure, so only residents can access them. However, in some residences their bike storage is located outside the campus and, where possible, away from main streets. In all cases, they recommend using a secure bike lock for added security.

Is there student parking on campus?

Some of their residences have on-site parking for you to use during your stay with them.

Can I move out before my contract starts?

In many cases, they can allow residents to move in early for a daily rate, but you will need to contact the care home team to verify this. 

What time can I arrive on moving day?

Some of their residences will allow you to move in at any time on set days, while others will give you a time slot. They'll contact you closer to your move date with more information.

Where can I park when I'm unloading my things?

As your move-in date approaches, they will contact you to let you know where you can park near the residence to unload your belongings.

Can I arrive after hours on the day I move?

If you need to arrive outside of opening hours, please inform your residence's support team as far in advance as possible to ensure they are available to assist you.

How is payment made?

Payments are normally made by direct debit between the 1st and 5th of each month.

Can I pay by bank transfer?

They ask students to pay rent through their booking portal as it is safer and more efficient; but in some cases you may be able to pay by bank transfer, provided you have spoken to your residence's support team first.

Do I have to pay additional bills?

Water, gas and electricity are included in the rent, so you don't have to worry about when to pay the bills for these services.

Can I sublet my room for the summer?

No. Unfortunately, they do not allow students to sublet their rooms during their contract with them.

Is there always a member of staff available on site?

Their goal is to have staff available 24 hours a day, so if you ever need anything, a member of their resident team can help you, day or night.

How safe is the residence?

Most entrances to their accommodation buildings are access controlled and are also monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day. In addition, all apartment doors open with a key/key. Additionally, their goal is to always have resident assistance teams in the building in case you ever need additional help.

Is the building regularly inspected for fire safety?

The safety of their students is very important to us. They conduct fire alarm testing and regular inspections of fire safety practices at all of their residences.

What payment options are available for international students?

If you have a guarantor residing in Spain, you can pay the rent in installments. You can also pay your annual rent in advance in one go.

What do I do if I have booked a room but can't get a visa?

Contact your resident assistance team and they can cancel or postpone your rental, depending on what works best for you.

Do I have to bring my own bedding?

No, they provide the bed linen and towels and wash them once a week.

Can you pick me up at the airport?

Unfortunately, they do not offer airport pick-up services for international students. You will have to make your own arrangements regarding the journey to and from the building.

What documents do I need to register at the residence?

When you check in they will need to see a copy of your ID and they also recommend bringing a printed copy of your rental agreement.

Where do I wash my clothes?

They have laundry facilities in the building for you to use as needed during your stay.

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Student Accomodations in Alcalá de Henares

About Alcalá de Henares Student Accommodation

Since the city is home to many of the top universities in the world, finding suitable student accommodation in Madrid is surprisingly competitive and can be just as tough as getting into a good university. However, amber helps you beat the crowd and provides a variety of affordable and comfortable Alcalá de Henares student accommodations. Those who dream of living in Madrid can pick from a premium selection, including studios, shared or private apartments and en-suites. Booking student accommodation and keeping track of your bills can be tedious, but when booking with amber, you need not worry about your bills as they will be covered in your all-inclusive rent.

Amber also offers short-term leases for Alcalá de Henares student accommodation. Relax and use the luxurious amenities at your disposal, including fully functional gyms, laundry facilities, game rooms, common rooms for socialising, quiet study spaces, and much more. These student accommodation options are also close to universities such as the Alcalá Univeristy, Autonomous University of Madrid, Comillas Pontifical University, Polytechnic University of Madrid (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid), Complutense University of Madrid, Universidad Europea de Madrid, and the University of Salamanca.

About Alcalá de Henares

Just 30 kilometres from Madrid, this small city holds an attractive medieval centre, interesting old buildings and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. With some of the best universities in the country, such as Alcalá University and Autonomous University of Madrid close by, the Madrid area’s high student population is high, as expected. Known best for birthing famous personalities such as Miguel Cervantes, author of Don Quixote, who was baptised and born here, as well as Cardinal Cisneros, founder of the University of Alcalá, and Katherine of Aragon, who was King Henry VIII’s first wife. 

This small city in the community of Madrid is located just a short distance from the capital, allowing students to traverse the city with ease. Bringing together the best of both worlds, those living in Madrid can enjoy the small-town atmosphere and meet up with their friends at the local haunts on weekdays and travel to Madrid’s city centre for an incredible nightlife and cultural experience on weekends. This Madrid area is close to other popular Madrid areas such as Calle de San Bernardo, Calle de Ramiro de Maeztu, Pozuelo de Alarcon, Villaviciosa de Odon, and Plaza de Botanico.

Best Student Accommodation in Alcalá de Henares

With so many international students coming to the Madrid area, it’s no surprise that finding the best Alcalá de Henares student accommodation might be challenging. Amber simplifies the difficult process of securing student housing into three simple steps: pick, pay, and book. Amber offers purpose-built studios, flats, and other low-cost student housing alternatives to students in and around this Madrid area. When living in Madrid, we help you pick the best. Most of the houses offer a communal or private kitchen and various extra amenities such as gyms, gaming rooms, study rooms, and WiFi.

Lope de Vega

With Alcala University a 4-minute walk away, students will find this property quite convenient. In addition to the basic amenities offered, tenants also enjoy air-conditioned rooms and have access to a common games room and gym. Students can visit the common study room for a quiet, distraction-free group study session. The property lies on Calle Colegios and is well-connected to the city, with the Colegios Rodriguez Marin bus stop only 2 minutes away. Lope de Vega is certainly one of the best Alcalá de Henares student accommodation options offered by amber.

Cost of living in Alcalá de Henares

Most students are concerned about the expenses of living in Madrid. If you are contemplating living in Madrid, you will be relieved to find that it is far less expensive than many other cities in wealthy nations. Indeed, it has been named one of the world’s most affordable cities for young people. In Madrid, students may take advantage of several discounts. Two of the most useful are the Carné Joven (youth card) and the Abono Joven transport pass. Here is a list of everything students should keep an eye out for:

1. Accommodation: €265 - €384/month

2. Food: €159 - €326/month

3. Transportation: €46 - €125/month

4. Communications and utilities: €81 - €102/month

5. Clothing: €24 - €90/month

6. Sports and leisure: €24 - €84/month

Student Travel in Alcalá de Henares

Travelling is one of the most important daily activities for students living in Madrid. It might be from their Alcalá de Henares student accommodation or from their college. Travelling in Madrid is easier than it appears, thanks to the city’s outstanding public transit infrastructure. Public transportation is the most secure and pleasant mode of transportation. In Madrid, public transportation options include buses, trains, and metros. The public transit system is well-organised and dependable. It encompasses the entire city as well as the surrounding Madrid areas. The students’ favourite modes of transportation in Madrid are listed below:

Bikes

BiciMAD is the name of Madrid’s newest bike programme. It is fully driven by electric bicycles, which are a green, healthy, and environmentally friendly mode of transportation.

Bus

Cercanas Madrid, a commuter train service with over 90 stops and nine lines totalling 578 kilometres (359 mi), is used for longer trips into Madrid from the suburbs and beyond. The historic centre is compact and easily explored on foot. Alcalá bus service has a flat fare of €1.30 per ride; buy tickets from the driver.

Metro

The Metro is the quickest mode of transportation for students residing in Madrid and several of its surroundings. It is the most popular form of transportation among those living in Madrid’s small city.

Student Lifestyle & Living in Alcalá de Henares

The city’s streets are usually full of students, owing to the presence of universities in the area. Those living in Madrid will find this area’s pace a lot calmer than big cities. This, in now way, indicates a lack of activities to keep one entertained. This Madrid area has something for everyone to keep themselves busy with, offering a variety of restaurants, bars, cafes, and shopping centres for residents to enjoy.

The bustling city centre has a youthful atmosphere with several bars in this Madrid area, including the Green Irish Pub, Hanoi, Juana la Loca or Viva la Vida. Students might even obtain discounts or free tickets to clubs if they join a student association or get a student card. History and culture geeks will have a good time exploring the city’s historical sites, which UNESCO has declared a world heritage site.

Highlights of the city include buildings such as the Cervantes Birthplace Museum, the Laredo Palace, and the Magistral Cathedral. Students cans troll through the town’s streets to relax. Maintaining Spanish gastronomy's global reputation, the city holds several restaurants offering Castilian cuisine with disches including Migas, Alcalaínos quebrantos, duels, white beans with partridge or sweets as appetising as crusted or caramelised almonds.

Alcalá de Henares Tourist Attractions

With a long history, this area sure has a long list of places to visit for those living in Madrid who are interested in learning about its culture.

1. Cervantes Birthplace Museum

2. Magisterial Cathedral

3. Plaza de Cervantes

4. Regional Archaeological Museum

5. Calle Mayor

6. Laredo Palace

7. Complutum

Universities in Alcalá de Henares

Located in the educational centre, this is a popular student destination owing to its proximity to many top universities, such as:

1. Alcalá University

2. Autonomous University of Madrid

3. Comillas Pontifical University

4. Polytechnic University of Madrid (Universidad Politecnica de Madrid)

5. Complutense University of Madrid

6. Universidad Europea de Madrid

7. University of Salamanca

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