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Go Britanya McMillan Residence, London
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Go Britanya McMillan Residence, London

Creek Rd, London, SE8 3BU, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Mcmillan Residence SE8 3BU is a vibrant London student accommodation ideally for you to enjoy London's buzzing student scene, with many of the city's universities easily accessible by public transport. Go Britanya Mcmillan Residence London offers a range of platinum, gold, silver and bronze studios and silver en-suites with all necessary amenities included in the bill you pay with no extra charges. Furthermore, The Alpha Meridian College, Amos London International, University of Greenwich, and Goldsmiths( University of London) are in close to the stay. London Student accommodation provided by amber is conveniently located near the universities or accessible public transport and important amenities.


London is quite popular and has always been a go-to place for people worldwide, whether it be education, business, leisure or being a tourist. London is known for Big Ben, Buckingham Palace, Double Decker busses, Red Telephone booths, world-class museums, lush and big wide parks, financial districts, and its numerous educational institutions. One can take the big bus London hop-on and hop-off tour. This ride will take you around the city, making you acquainted with the major spots. The London Eye, the British Museum, the Natural History Museum and Hyde Park are one of the eight royal parks in London. London is also the hub for music, art, fashion, food, and acting and is a diplomatic and business hub. London was previously the hub of the industrial revolution and had many factories around the city. London is an amazing city for students as a hub for multiple things; students can find multiple opportunities and open new paths for themselves. This London student accommodation provided by amber gives you the benefit of being close to multiple universities while living in one of the best areas in London. Additionally, the Go Britanya Mcmillan Residence London will be the most suitable accommodation for comfortable and affordable living.

Features

Mcmillan Residence London is made to fit student demands and prove to be more than just a local student accommodation. Students never have to worry about any extra costs or amenity availability. It is a place that many find homely relish coming to after a long day at work. Student accommodation in London features fully furnished rooms with a comfy bed, a desk and chair, a wardrobe, a sofa, a dining table, and ample storage space. Furthermore, the stay has a fully equipped kitchen and all the essential tools, such as microwave ovens and refrigerators, to keep your food and beverages cool, making your daily requirements easier. The ensuites are private rooms with private bathrooms with a shared kitchen and hall. Studios are private rooms with private bathrooms and kitchens.


In the Mcmillan Residence London, away from the rooms, is a social place and a shared communal lounge with a TV, sofas, a games area to enjoy gaming and a bike storage area. You can unwind, enjoy your favourite TV shows, or play Xbox with your friends. There is an on-site laundry as well. Management and maintenance staff are also on-site for your peace of mind. Later, use the free high-speed Wi-Fi in your contemporary ensuite room or studio apartment to start working on your assignments. The property also has Secure Entry & CCTV surveillance for safety and security. An on-site service team with a 24/7 Onsite Team to help you whenever you need maintenance support for any issues you may face during your stay. Utilities like heating, water, Wi-Fi and electricity are included in your bills.

Location and What's Hot?

London is a buzzing city with a great history embedded in its old, magnificent architectural walls. Students flock from around the world to get a taste of this world-renowned place and drown themselves in the amazing courses the universities here offer. The Alpha Meridian College, Amos London International, University of Greenwich, and Goldsmiths( University of London) are universities near the stay. Mcmillan Residence, London, is a choice widely opted by students. Finding Student accommodation in London is one major problem students face while planning to move to the city, amber provides quality and affordable London student accommodation with all amenities included in your bill.


Drop by Big Red, a coal-black US-style rock bar with a powerful jukebox, frequent host to bands and music fairs. Or you can grab a bite with your mates at The Swimmer at the Grafton Arms, and Bisha Eritrean Restaurant and Picholine Restaurant could be your go-to place for every weekend. There are many popular clubs in London, including Fabric, which hosts international DJs and has one of the biggest dance floors in the UK. They host famous DJs like Skrillex, Four Tet and Fred Again. One of the most popular and iconic locations is Printworks. This club can host up to 6,000 people and is one of Western Europe's biggest printing press complexes. You can visit famous tourist sites like The Tower of London, Big Ben and Madame Tussauds. If you are someone who likes a peek into the history of the world, you must visit the British Museum and see artifacts from all over the world. There are many gourmet restaurants to choose from, too, like Bonoo Indian Tapas, the most famous Indian restaurant in London. If you like Mediterranean food, you should try Hibox for special occasions and amazing bites from the Mediterranean. London is a city that never sleeps. There are countless activities one can experience here during their stay.

Commute

The city of London, being a corporate and educational hub, has masters in the art of local transport. The city has an amazing subway, and bus stops can be spotted on every block. Mcmillan residence in London has several bus stops nearby. Some are MacMillan Students Village (Stop D) and MacMillan Students Village (Stop H), and the Chancery Lane Subway station is a short distance from the stay. Take the subway to travel in and around the city. The London City airport is just 9 miles from the stay. One can either take the subway or hire a taxi to the airport. Lastly, initiating the habit of walking around your locality is important to discover new places and meet new people.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Heating

Common Amenities

Social Spaces
On Site Laundry
Reception
Games Area
Bike Storage
Study Area

Cancellation Policies (2)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I book accommodation in any UK City?

Property has accommodation available in London, Dublin, and Brighton only.

Who can book a room?

Their accommodation open to full time students, intending to study at a UK university, and those coming the UK to do a short-term language course. You must be 18 years old or over.

What is the minimum time I can book?

You can book for a minimum of 2 weeks and up to 51 weeks, which covers a whole academic year. Payment information will be provided to you in the invoice and the contract. And you will be able to make the payment in three ways, including via a payment link on the invoice, a bank transfer or through the property website.

What payment options are available?

They offer residents the option to pay in full, and get a discount, or make up to four equal payments. Please note that paying in instalments will incur additional charges and interest.

When will I receive my Tenancy Agreement?

You will receive your Tenancy Agreement after you have paid the deposit.

When will I know my room number?

Depending on which property you book your room number will be in the Tenancy Agreement or in the Confirmation Letter.

Can I move in before my contract starts?

It is possible but depends on availability. They would advise you to check before you make any arrangements

I have booked a room but failed to obtain a visa, can I cancel my booking?

Yes, you are entitled to cancel your booking, but They will need you to provide proof of your visa being rejected. The Tenancy Agreement outlines their cancelation policies.

Can property arrange an airport pick up?

They can arrange an airport pick up for you or a group and you can make the payment for the taxi to pick you up from the airport when you book your accommodation.

What documents to present on arrival?

Please ensure you have your ID and booking confirmation letter to present on your arrival.

Is there a parking area?

Unfortunately, none of their accommodations have private parking for residents. However, there will be some arrangements made to support the check–in process and parking spaces arranged for new arrivals at some of their accommodation. Please contact your accommodation for more information.

Do you provide bedding & kitchen utensils?

Yes, they do. When you book your accommodation, you will be given the option to add a bedroom and kitchen pack. Once you have made the payment, they will arrange for these to be delivered to your room on your chosen date.

How can I order a taxi?

The team on reception cannot order a taxi on your behalf. They recommend you download the Uber / Bolt apps to order your taxi, which you can do my adding credit and debit cards as well as PayPal, Venmo, digital wallet and Uber gift cards.

Can I send my parcels / belongings before my check in?

You can but they do have limited storage space, so they request you coordinate your deliveries with your arrival date or no more than one day before your arrival.

How do I access the building and my room?

On arrival you will be issued with a credit style room key, that will open the main doors to the building and your room.

Can I access the accommodation 24 hours a day?

All their accommodations are open 24h / 7 days a week using your entry key. There will be someone at reception 24 hours a day to help you.

Can I change rooms or residences?

Yes, you can depend on availability.

How do I connect to the internet?

You will find instructions on how to connect to the internet in the welcome email or by asking the team on reception.

Do I need a tv license?

If you only watch on-demand or catch-up programmes through streaming services like Netflix, then you do not need a TV licence - unless you're watching BBC programmes on iPlayer.

How many people share the kitchen?

If you are renting an Ensuite Room, you will be sharing a kitchen with up to 6 residents.

What is included in the room?

All their studio rooms include kitchenette, with a microwave, bathroom, study space, wardrobe, bed, and mattress. Ensuite rooms include bathroom, shared kitchen, study space, wardrobe, bed, and mattress.

Are bills included in the rent?

The rent is inclusive of gas, electricity, and internet connection to your room and in all the public areas of the building.

Is there an oven?

The shared kitchens with their Ensuite rooms have an oven but their Studio’s don’t have an oven but do have a microwave, that has an oven setting.

Is there air conditioning?

Unfortunately, their rooms do not contain air conditioning, but you can borrow a fan from the team at reception.

What is Council tax?

Council tax is what UK residents pay the government to maintain things like road and street lighting, street cleaning and rubbish collection. Students are exempt from this charge once a letter proving their student status is sent to the relevant Government department. When you arrive you will be asked to provide proof of your student status, which you must provide otherwise you might have to pay the tax.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, you are not allowed to keep any pets in your room or in any of the shared living spaces.

Can I have a guest over?

Yes, you are allowed to have friends over. However, each accommodation has a different guest policy, so ask the team at reception as you may need to sign in your guest using the onsite resident’s portal.

Who is responsible for room cleaning?

You are responsible for keeping your room clean and tidy. Check with the team on reception or refer to your Tenancy Agreement to familiarise yourself with the rules.

Can I request room cleaning services?

You can pay for your room to be cleaned on a weekly basis or from time to time. The team on reception can give you more details.

Can I change my shower head?

Yes, you can, but please inform your accommodation and ask for assistance from the maintenance team.

How do I raise maintenance requests?

To report any fault please report it to reception. Some of their accommodations may provide an app where you can report any maintenance issues.

Can I sublet my room and what is the procedure?

Yes, you can sublet your room if you are up to date with your rent and you pay the subletting fee of £250.00 + VAT. Furthermore, the student subletting from you must be studying in UK and be over 18 years old.

Can I extend my stay?

Yes, you can request an extension depending on availability.

What do I need to do before I leave?

Once you know your check out date, let them know and they’ll get the paperwork ready. And be sure to leave your room as you found it, take all your belongings, and dispose of all rubbish!

When is the check-in and check-out time?

You need to check out of your room by 10am on the end date of your tenancy as they may need to clean your room for another check in the same day. And the check-in time is 3pm. If you arrive before this time, you will not have access to your room.

What if I want to move out early?

Should you wish to leave before the end of the period stated in the agreement, put it in writing and they’ll let you know what options are available to you. However, given the Tenancy Agreement is a legally binding document you will need to pay rent until your tenancy expires.

When do I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you within 28 days after the end of your Tenancy Agreement. The money will be paid back to you by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS). Damage to your room, beyond normal wear and tear, missing items from the inventory or additional cleaning will result in you being charged and the amount will come out of the deposit

How should I leave my room when I move out?

You should leave your room as clean and tidy as possible. Make sure you remove all your belongings and ensure all rubbish is placed in designated refuse areas. Damage to your room, beyond normal wear and tear, missing items from the inventory or additional cleaning will result in you being charged and the amount will come out of the deposit.

I left something behind in my room, what do I do?

When their specialist cleaners carry out deep cleaning of each room at the end of the tenancy, any valuable items or documentation will be passed to the team at reception who will contact you to arrange collection.

What is the nationality mix and who is living in the Residence?

They are lucky to welcome students from all over the world. Everyone staying in the residence is a student either enrolled in higher education, a language school or doing an internship.

Do you recommend the Bedding Pack?

Once you arrive in your room, you may be too tired to leave again and buy bedding stuff yourself. We recommend you to purchase the bedding pack through us so you can relax and find your pillow and blanket ready waiting for you. It’s up to you, of course.

Do you recommend the Kitchen Pack?

You have two different kitchen packs available through us. The basic option provides you with the min. tools you may need for light cooking. The large option provides you with everything you may need in the long-term. Alternatively, you can purchase it yourself once you arrive.

What will I find inside the room?

Ensuites: A double bed, desk, wardrobe. Please check bedding pack. Shared Kitchen: microwave, oven, fridge. Please check kitchen pack. Studio: A double bed, desk, wardrobe. Please check bedding pack. Kitchen: Fridge & Microwave. Please check Kitchen Pack.

How can I use the Laundry?

There is laundry on site which works with an application you can download and wash whenever you wish to. One wash together with drying is approx. 4£

Is there a reception and security on site?

Every residence has a reception during the day and security 7/24.

What is the difference between Ensuite & Studio?

Ensuite rooms have a Bathroom inside the room. Kitchen is shared with another 6 students who live with you on the same floor. Great opportunity to make friends from all over the world. Studios offer 100% privacy. Enjoy your own Bathroom & kitchen inside the room. Use common facilities to socialize and make friends from all over the world.

What are your room types?

Ensuites: Room with Bathroom. Share the kitchen with another 6 students. Studio: 100% privacy. Kitchen & Bathroom inside the room. Lower Level, Mid. Level, Upper Level: Prices change according to the floor level. Silver, Bronze, Gold: rooms differentiate only in square metre.

What do I need arrival at arrival?

Your confirmation letter and (most important- they can remove this word) your passport or ID.

How to book your short-term room with them?

Take advantage of flexible room-contracts like nowhere else! With property you can book your stay from only 2 weeks onwards and extend while you are in the UK or Dublin. How it works: • Send them the booking form and pay your deposit of 250£ within 48 hours to secure your room. • Pay the outstanding balance 4 weeks prior to arrival and receive your confirmation letter. • Cancel 4 weeks prior to check in, 250£ penalty fee applies. • Cancel 0-4 weeks prior to check in, no refund made.

How to book your long-term room with them?

Book your long-term room up to 51 weeks with them now and take advantage of attractive rates like nowhere else! How it works: • Send them the booking form and pay your deposit of 250£ within 48 hours to secure your room. • Pay the outstanding balance 4 weeks prior to arrival and receive your confirmation letter. • Cancel 4 weeks prior to check in, 250£ penalty fee applies. • Cancel 0-4 weeks prior to check in, no refund made.

How can I book?

Fill in the online inquiry form and they will get back to you with the best option depending on your budget, preferred location and room type. Send them the booking form and pay your deposit of 250£ to secure your room. To finally receive your confirmation letter, pay the outstanding balance 4 weeks prior to check in and you are ready to go!

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Student Accomodations in London

London Student Accommodation

Living and studying in the vibrant city of London, UK, is an exciting prospect for students from around the world. However, finding suitable student accommodation in London can be a daunting task, especially with limited on-campus housing options. But worry not! Students can find a great deal of affordable and comfortable London student accommodation options at a reasonable price with amber. London student accommodation is located near many world-renowned London universities like Imperial College London, University College London, and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts.

Students can find pocket-friendly London student accommodation options in various popular neighbourhoods in London. Students can choose from a variety of luxurious yet budget-friendly studios, ensuites, non-ensuites, private rooms, and shared apartments. All student apartments in London are equipped with top-notch amenities like a kitchen, gym, wifi, and communal lounges. With amber, you can easily browse through a diverse range of accommodation options, each meticulously vetted to ensure they meet strict quality standards. Amber caters to various preferences and budgets, ensuring you find a comfortable and secure home away from home. Some of the best student accommodation in London include AXO Islington, Mannequin House, and  Romano Court.

About London

With the world's most significant institutions and over 350,000 international students, London is a global centre of excellence for education. International students from all over the world favour London as their preferred educational destination. London, renowned for its world-class restaurants, vibrant music scene, exquisite hotels, and rich history, is a city that truly has it all. With its iconic tea culture and efficient public transportation system, exploring London is both delightful and convenient. Each neighbourhood offers a unique experience, from the historic charm of the Tower of London and Tower Bridge to the cultural richness of the National Portrait Gallery and Trafalgar Square. Whether you're strolling through Kensington Gardens or indulging in the city's diverse culinary scene, London promises a memorable visit that will leave you eager to return.

London is the capital of the United Kingdom and is among the oldest cities in the world, stretching its history for almost two millennia. London is a beautiful metropolitan area based upon the River Thames and has been located in the Southeastern part of England since its inception. Being the core of the United Kingdom's economic, transportation, and cultural trade, the city boasts a vast economic sector and great importance in the country. Moreover, students will find that London also shares its borders with popular cities near student accommodation in London such as Coventry, Birmingham, and Leicester, making London a highly connected city.

Best Student Accommodation in London

Finding suitable student accommodation is crucial before moving abroad. When booking your London student accommodation, consider factors such as proximity to the university, location, rent of your London student accommodation, and nearby transportation options. Amber offers a straightforward process for finding the best student flats in London in just three simple steps: select, pay, and book. Committed to providing the best student experience, Amber offers a range of accommodation types, including studios, flats, and other options tailored to every student's needs. All properties offered by amber are among the best in the city, ensuring a comfortable and convenient stay. Below, we've listed down some of the best student housing in London that you can check out if you're planning to move to London.

1. Peckham

2. London Nest Don Gratton House

3. iQ Will Wyatt Court

4. iQ Highbury

5. AXO Islington

6. AXO New Cross

7. Mannequin House

8. Canvas Walthamstow

9. iQ Sterling Court

10. Britannia South Bank

Cost of Living in London

Several factors play a significant role in determining the cost of living in London. The city's status as a global financial hub and a renowned cultural centre contributes to its high living costs. The type of London student accommodation, its location, and the rent of your London student accommodation can greatly impact housing expenses. Additionally, the cost of essential goods and services, such as groceries, utilities, and transportation, can vary depending on the neighbourhood and lifestyle choices. It's important to note that while London is generally considered an expensive city, the cost of living can vary greatly depending on individual circumstances, lifestyle preferences, and budgeting strategies. Below is the breakdown of the many expenses you may incur:1. Off-campus accommodation: £1,220 - £1250 per month

2. Transportation: £180 - £190 per month

3. Utility: £300 - £350 per month

4. Groceries: £200 - £230 per month

5. Food: £450 - £500 per month

6. Entertainment: £60 - £70 per month

7. Clothes: £70 - £100 per month

Student Travel in London

England's transport system, in general, is potentially one of the most effective. The city is smartly connected to every central transportation system readily available within walking distance from all the universities in London. From the world-famous London Underground Tube and DLR (a machine-driven light railway) to trams and buses, students can explore a wide range of transport services in London. To help students, we have enlisted the major transport systems in London below:

1. Train: London has a dedicated metro rail system, covering the London City Centre to Waterloo, Strand, and Piccadilly Circus Station. These stations are concisely well-connected train stations. So students don't have to worry about travelling to nearby cities on weekends. The average ticket cost is  £4.40- £9/ day

2. Bus: London's bus network runs 24 hours daily, with more than 100 buses running up and down the city. Students can take buses from Victoria Bus Station near the city centre that connect to all national highways of England. There are many bus stops near student apartments in London, including Northumberland Avenue/Trafalgar Square (Stop X) and Trafalgar Square (Stop B). The average bus fare in London is around £2- £5/day. Students can also choose an 'Oyster Card' bus pass that significantly reduces local transport expenses.

3. Cycling: Students can also explore local parts of the city by cycling. They can visit London's exclusive cycling areas, like the famous Jubilee Park & Garden.

Student Lifestyle and Living in London

With its wealth of cultural institutions and academic opportunities, vibrant student life, and diverse global community, London consistently ranks as a top choice for students. The city provides an excellent environment for networking and building professional connections. Home to over 127,000 international students, London offers various opportunities for work or internships in desired career fields, enhancing skills and CVs.

London's dynamic atmosphere offers something for everyone, from exploring cultural landmarks to enjoying vibrant nightlife. The picturesque Thames Riverside provides a serene escape, perfect for those seeking natural beauty and Instagram-worthy moments. Students living in London student accommodation will find an array of cafes, restaurants, grocery stores, malls, and green spaces around. Exploring local shops and city malls reveals London's culinary diversity, with eateries serving cuisines from around the globe. For a memorable dining experience, students can visit popular spots like The Northall, Prezzo Italian Restaurant, and Tunnel Meals. Get a caffeine kick start to your day by a visit to Host Cafe, The Coffee House, and Cafe at Storey's Gate. For entertainment, students can watch a football match at Brewmaster or dance to trendy disco beats at College Arms, The Coach House, and The One Tun Pub & Rooms, located near the city centre. For shopping, you can head to The Brunswick Centre, Cardinal Place, and Brent Cross Shopping Centre. There's also a lot to explore for art lovers. The Residence Gallery, Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery, and Art Space Gallery are sure to transport you to another realm. Students will have a lot to experience while staying at student apartments in London.

London Tourist Attractions

With so many captivating tourist attractions and things to do, it's no wonder London is among the most famous cities in the world. Thousands of students come to London every year to pursue their higher studies. The picturesque views, historical palaces, green areas, and traditions make it intriguing and attract a large group of people. The hubs, pubs, delightful cafes, leisure places, parks and student-efficient clubs drive students to London. Some popular London attractions are:

1. London Eye
2. Big Ben
3. The Shard
4. Trafalgar Square
5. Buckingham Palace

Universities in London

London is home to several prestigious universities known for their academic excellence and diverse courses. These institutions offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, attracting students from all around the world. With its cutting-edge research, world-class faculty, and vibrant campus life, studying in London provides an enriching and unforgettable educational experience.

1. London Film School
2. BPP university
3. City University of London
4. BPP University London (Holborn)
5. Kaplan International English (London Covent Garden)

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