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Mill Point, Manchester

Berry St, Manchester, M1 2AR, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Mill Point Manchester, Berry St. M1 2AR is one of the many options for student accommodation in Manchester that renders the utmost convenience. Comfortable, affordable, and homely are a couple of ways to describe Unite Students Mill Point that are just right for living a stress-free and enjoyable life. Offering Classic and Premium Ensuites, Arden University and Manchester Metropolitan University are the universities located in proximity to this magnificent property; it also offers a wide range of amenities arranged for your comfortable stay during your university days.

Manchester has upheld its pride in being one of the best cities in the UK for many years. With raging football cheers and the longest-running soap operas, this city has also marked its seal on being one of the best educational hotspots for international students in the UK. Why wouldn’t it be? Manchester has a big reputation for high-quality education, a range of opportunities, and a light of success for every UK dream aspirant. With all of this, it is also a student-friendly city with the best student houses in Manchester, including Mill Point Manchester, compared to the rest of the UK. The great thing about Mill Point apartments is that it isn’t just close to important educational institutions such as Arden University and Manchester Metropolitan University. It is also located just a few miles from the city centre, which means it is in close proximity to some of the most fun recreational activities and hangout spots that you can explore in your free time. Manchester is an ideal city with the cost of living 28% lower than London. Make the city of Manchester your home by exploring all that it has to offer up close and personal.

Features

Mill Point apartments come well-equipped with all the amenities students can ever ask for to have a hassle-free stay in this city. The rooms, such as the Classic Ensuite, feature top-notch facilities such as a 3/4 bed, bedside table, desk & chair for work purposes. In addition, students get a chest of drawers to store necessities, curtains, and a full-length mirror. Students can utilise the under-bed storage to store extra luggage and a wardrobe to store all their essentials. The bathroom features a bathroom mirror, shower, toilet roll holder, towel rail, and washbasin, everything rendered to make your living more and more comfortable. Students can use the breakfast bar, combi-oven, fridge freezer to keep food fresh, microwave to heat food and cooking hobs to cook some of their favourite cuisines when living away from home at Mill Point Manchester. Students have additional features such as a noticeboard, sofa, stools, cleaning essentials like a vacuum cleaner, ventilation system and mop and bucket.

Students staying at Mill Point Manchester can enjoy some common amenities too, such as a communal study space for some concentrated study, a common area, outdoor social space for networking, car parking on site (extra charges), the necessary laundry facilities, vending machine, bike storage, recycling and last but not least, Wi-Fi. When it comes to security, students can rest assured with facilities at their disposal like CCTC, 24/7 assistance, a fire system, content insurance and an onsite service team. Students can rest assured at Mill Point Manchester knowing that all their bills, such as Wi-Fi, water, electricity, heating, and management’s app, are all paid for within your rent.

Location and What's Hot?

Mill Point Manchester is one of the best-ranked student houses in Manchester not only because of its attractive amenities but also its accessibility to different parts of the city, bustling location, and lively environment. Mill Point apartments are in very close proximity to some well-recognized institutions like Arden University and Manchester Metropolitan University, which are both a short drive away. So, if you are an incoming student in these colleges, then Mill Point Manchester will be the best choice for your stay.

Apart from being close to universities, this student accommodation is also in close proximity to some of the best tourist attractions, entertainment areas, cafes, restaurants, pubs, and almost everything that will make your student life worth living. There is a huge list of entertainment spots you can go to when you are living here. You can find yourself anywhere from Manchester Museum, Manchester Art Gallery, Sackville Village, Manchester Palace Theatre, and Piccadilly Gardens. There are so many other things to do in Manchester that you will never feel bored living in this city. Besides entertainment, Manchester is also known for its wide options of restaurants and bars that serve mouth watering cuisines from different parts of the world. Some of the best restaurants are close to Mill Point Manchester, which includes Freight Island, a chill open-air food hall serving craft drinks, Mia's Arepas, a taste of Venezuela serving amazing arepas, empanadas and Tequeños. Living in Manchester is also undoubtedly, experiencing the amazing nightlife. With disco ball lights, DJ nights, and discounted drinks, a well-spent party night in Manchester. Wetherspoons and Brewers Manchester are a few clubs that should be on your list. In short, Mill Point is a very convincing option when it comes to your entertainment, university, and daily errand needs.

Commute

Even though commuting is considered a hurdle, it is no longer a hassle when you are staying at Mill Point, Manchester. One can either drive or take advantage of the best transport options in the UK. Piccadilly Station (Stop C) and Travis Street bus stations are a short walk from Mill Point, Manchester. Manchester Coach Station (train station) is again a brief drive from this student accommodation in Manchester. Students can also commute by bicycle to and fro from the Mill Point apartments.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wi-Fi
Water
Electric
Heating
Management's App

Common Amenities

Common area
Communal study space
Outdoor social space
Car parking on site (extra charge)
Laundry
Vending machine

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Frequently Asked Questions

What bills do I need to pay?

Most bills, including electricity, water, heating and Wi-Fi, are included in your rent.
If you choose to watch live or on demand television you will need to pay for a TV license.


Do students have to pay for a TV license?

If you are bringing a Television and planning to watch live or on demand TV, the Television Licensing Authority requires that you buy a license.


Do I need to buy contents insurance for my room?

When you book with them the personal items inside your room are automatically insured against fire, flood, theft and accidental damage by our partners Endsleigh.
More information on your cover, including your full policy documents.


Can I share a studio room with someone else?

They have a small number of dual occupancy rooms in some of their properties. However, outside of these rooms, we do not allow more than one person to live in their rooms, nor can they accommodate under 16's living in any of their rooms with a parent or guardian.


Can I extend my tenancy?

Yes, if the same room that you are currently in is available they are happy to extend your stay. Your property team will be happy to arrange this for you.


Can I choose who I live with?

When you book with them, your room will be allocated at random. If you have a preference on who you'll be living with for example same sex flatmates or postgraduate flatmates please Contact and they will see what the options are for you.
They will try to meet your preferences where they can, but they can't guarantee this as it is dependent on availability.


Can I book a flat with friends?

Yes, you can book the room with friends.


Is there parking available at my property and how much does it cost?

Some of the properties have parking available which students can reserve on a first come first serve basis. The cost of the parking space is dependent on the property.


What happens if I can't make a payment?

Your installment due dates are outlined in your tenancy agreement and by accepting the terms and conditions of your contract, both customer and guarantor are accepting responsibility for payment on the dates provided. If you are unable to make payment for your rent, please speak to your property team. They will be able to discuss with you your payment options and advise you of any future implications depending on how late the payment will be.




Can I view the property and room before booking?

Looking to view first? They've created virtual tours for most of our properties but if you would like to see the property in person, you can book this online for your chosen property.
If you would like to see the property and view the available rooms in person, connect with your amber agent to arrange a viewing.


What should I do if I am going to be arriving late at night or early in the morning?

If you are arriving late at night or early in the morning, simply call them and they’ll arrange for someone to come out and let you in.


What will happen when I arrive?

Their team will be ready and waiting to check you in when you arrive, and give you the keys to your new room. If you have been asked to book a time slot for arrival, please make sure you stick to this.
You will receive information on your new home and city and they'll let you know what to do if you need any help or support while settling in.


Can you store my luggage if I have it delivered ahead of my arrival?

They will be preparing your room for your arrival, and will not be able to store any luggage for you before you arrive.
LOVESPACE provides storage and packing solutions for all residents at properties without the hassle. You book online, they collect for free, store your stuff and deliver back to any UK address.




Will I get my advance rent back?

If you paid advance rent at the start of your tenancy, they put this towards your first rent installment. It wasn’t a deposit, so they won’t return it to you when you check-out.


Can I check-out before the end of my tenancy?

Yes. You can leave any time before your contract ends, and they will process your check-out early. You’ll need to return your keys and check-out in the Management’s App, or tell a member of staff you’re leaving early.
If you do decide to check-out early and surrender your tenancy, you won’t be entitled to any rent refund.




Is cleaning provided?

It’s your responsibility to clean both your room and the shared areas of your flat.
Find guidance on keeping your room and flat clean and tidy on the Common Room.


How much does it cost to use the laundry facilities at my property?

The cost to use the laundry facilities in your building may differ slightly. Pricing information will be available once you've checked into your property.


Do you provide bedding or do I need to bring my own?

Bedding is not provided in their properties. You will need to bring your own bedding to use when you arrive.
They have partnered with UniKitOut, the UK's leading Student Kit supplier, so whether you need bedding, kitchen, bathroom, or everything - they have something for you. You can buy them online.


How do I collect my key?

You can collect your keys from reception when you arrive. Remember, if you have been asked to do so, make sure you have booked a check-in slot. At your allotted time, just come straight to the main reception with your photo ID and the team will have your keys ready and waiting for you.


Can someone else pick my key up for me?

No. For security reasons, they can only give your room key directly to you.


Can I move in early?

Their standard tenancies have fixed dates and cannot be changed. However, if you are looking to move in earlier it may be possible to book an additional short stay tenancy and you will be charged for any additional nights. Check availability for your property.


I'm going to be late - do I need to let you know?

If you are running late on your arrival day, don’t worry - They will still be able to check you in.
As you will have missed your check-in slot you may have to wait to move in later on in the day though, when they can welcome you to the property safely.


Can my family or friends stay for a few nights after dropping me off?

All customers should follow their property’s rules on having guests. Please speak to your property team if you don’t know what these are.


Is there anything I can't bring with me when I move in?

Please leave anything illegal out of your new home. Candles and other hazardous items are not allowed either.
Unfortunately you'll need to leave any pets at home too. If you need a guide dog or working dog to assist you, please get in touch to discuss your options.
Fridges are another no-no. However, they do make some exceptions, for example if you’ve got a medical reason to have one. You'll need to check this with your property team before you move in.


Are things like pots, pans and cutlery provided in the kitchen?

You’ll need to bring your own pots, pans and other kitchen items
They have partnered with UniKitOut, the UK's leading Student Kit supplier, so whether you need bedding, kitchen, bathroom, or everything - they have something for you. You can buy them online.


Can I bring my pet with me?

No, unfortunately, pets are not allowed.


Can I sublet my room to someone else?

No, subletting your room is not allowed. If you do wish to leave your contract early you will need to find a replacement tenant and provide them with their details so that they can release you from your contract and create a new tenancy agreement for them.


How do I accept my tenancy agreement?

Once you have booked your room with them you will receive an email, titled 'Booking Offer Confirmation' and Acceptance. In that email, you will find a link to 'View' your agreement.


Do I need to read the tenancy document?

Yes, it's really important you understand what you're agreeing to. If there's any terms or conditions which are unclear, or if you're still unsure, they recommend you get in touch with them. Once you've accepted your tenancy agreement, you have entered into a contract. If you want to change or cancel your tenancy at a later date, you'll need to check the cancellation policy.

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Manchester Student Accommodation

For students considering Manchester student accommodation, this cosmopolitan city offers an array of choices for off-campus housing. Choosing student accommodation in Manchester provides a level of freedom, independence, and immersion in the local community that typically exceeds on-campus living options. This is where amber comes in, providing a comprehensive solution to meet the diverse accommodation needs of students in Manchester in the UK. These accommodations range from private studios to shared apartments, all varying in room types to suit individual preferences and needs.

Amber offers a vast selection of high-quality student accommodation in Manchester tailored to the unique preferences and budgets of students. All student flats in Manchester are strategically located near major universities like UCFB Etihad Campus, University of Law, INTO, dBs Institute Manchester, and Arden University.  Additionally, many of these student apartments in Manchester feature dedicated study areas, communal lounges, and recreational facilities, fostering a balanced lifestyle and an enriching student experience. A few best student housing in Manchester include Moss Court, Canvas Manchester, and MSV South.

About Manchester

Situated in the Northwest of England, this historic city holds a significant place in the heritage of the United Kingdom. Nestled along the banks of the River Irwell, this metropolitan area radiates beauty and charm. Manchester's prominence extends beyond its historical significance. It serves as a vital hub for the country, boasting a thriving economy, robust transportation networks, and a vibrant cultural scene. Its strategic location allows for easy connectivity with neighbouring cities like Huddersfield and Halifax. The city's unique blend of past and present, shaped by its economic and wartime heritage, offers a captivating fusion of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Every year, over 96,200 students choose this city as their educational destination, with 17,500 hailing from different parts of the world. The Imperial War Museum North, Manchester Cathedral, National Football Museum, and Chinatown are among the renowned sites that draw thousands of visitors each year. Also, you will find stellar options for student accommodation near Manchester Metropolitan University. Manchester's universities, including esteemed institutions like the Manchester School of Art, Arden University, BIMM, and BPP University, offer a diverse range of programs spanning various disciplines. With its compelling blend of history, culture, and world-class education, Manchester continues to captivate both travellers and students alike with its incredible options for student accommodation in Manchester, leaving an indelible mark as a city that embraces perfection.

Best Student Accommodation in Manchester

Relocating to Manchester for your studies presents an exciting chapter, and finding the perfect student accommodation is a significant aspect of this new journey. Off-campus housing in Manchester offers students the chance to embrace independence, often proving to be a more affordable option than on-campus alternatives. Manchester is an ideal choice for students, as it is home to numerous esteemed institutions and universities. Amber offers a range of student accommodation in Manchester, matching the high standards of infrastructure found in the city and its surrounding areas. Here are some top recommendations for student flats in Manchester and some of the most comfortable choices for private student accommodation in Manchester:

1. City Edge Manchester

2. MSV South, Manchester

3. iQ Manchester Gardens

4. Manchester Student Village

5. iQ Lambert & Fairfield House

6. Vita Student Circle Square

6. Vita Student First Street

7. Manchester Court

8. Oxney House & Gardens

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Cost of Living in Manchester

When it comes to the cost of living in Manchester, several factors shape the overall expenses. Student housing is a significant factor, with rent and property prices varying depending on the area and proximity to the city centre. The type of student accommodation in Manchester, whether it's a shared flat, a studio, or a larger apartment, also influences housing costs. Understanding the cost of living in Manchester is crucial for students to manage their budgets and lifestyle choices effectively. On average, students can anticipate a monthly cost ranging from £1,000 to £1,300. Additionally, the cost of essential goods and services, such as groceries, utilities, and transportation, can fluctuate based on one's lifestyle choices and location within the city. Furthermore, factors like transportation costs, whether relying on public transit or personal vehicles, can have a substantial impact on monthly expenses. Below are the expenses you might incur while staying in Manchester.

1. Off-Campus Accommodation: £760 - £800 per month

2. Food: £470 - £500 per month

3. Groceries: £120 - £140 per month

4. Transportation: £80 - £100 per month

5. Entertainment: £40 - £60 per month

6. Clothes: £70 - £80 per month

7. Sports & Leisure: £30-£60 per month

8. Utilities (including WiFi): £40-£60 per month

Student Travel in Manchester

When selecting student accommodation in Manchester, one significant factor that needs consideration is ease of travel. Located in the heart of Greater Manchester, the city provides a plethora of public transport options that are efficient and reliable, ensuring students can navigate the metropolis with little to no hassle. To help you out, below is a list of some of the major transport systems and their average fares:

1. Metrolink

Known as the tram service, it links major areas of the city and is a favoured mode for quick and frequent travel. Tram fares can vary, but students can take advantage of season tickets that significantly reduce the cost per ride. The "get me there" smart card provides a contactless way to travel without needing to buy a paper ticket each time. The average tram fare in Manchester is £3.80.

2. Train

This city has a dedicated metro rail system covering Victoria and Piccadilly Station. These stations are concisely well-connected train stations, so students staying at amber-provided student accommodation in Manchester won't have to worry about travelling to nearby cities on weekends. The average train fare is £19.

3. Bus

Manchester's extensive bus network connects the entire city. Students usually opt for the Stagecoach or First Manchester buses, which offer frequent services across various routes. A single bus fare starts at approximately £1.50, with daily, weekly, and monthly passes available at discounted rates. With the System One travel card, students can access unlimited travel not just on buses but on trams and trains as well.  Hundreds of local bus stops are at every corner of the city, designed to cater to local, national, and international travellers.

4. Cycling

Manchester is becoming increasingly cycle-friendly, with dedicated lanes and bike hire schemes such as Mobike. Cycling is sometimes the quickest way to navigate the city, and it's free if you own a bike. Otherwise, affordable bike hire options are available, offering both health benefits and savings on transport costs.

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Manchester, a vibrant hub of culture and innovation, presents students with a unique blend of academic excellence and urban excitement. With an array of trendy cafes and eateries, Manchester caters to a variety of tastes and preferences. The Northern Quarter is a favourite among students, known for its bohemian vibes and eclectic coffee shops, perfect for study sessions or social meetups. Authentic food joints like This & That offer budget-friendly, hearty meals, while HOME serves as a cultural hotspot with its art-house cinema and theatre. Manchester's student nightlife is equally vibrant, boasting numerous bars and clubs that offer exclusive student nights. The Deaf Institute, with its indie anthems, is a student accommodation in Manchester staple, whereas Fifth Nightclub tempts with its themed events. For a more relaxed experience, head over to The Font, renowned for its affordable cocktails and quirky decor. Recreational spots around Manchester provide a welcome break from academic rigours. Platt Fields Park and Whitworth Park are within easy reach for a stroll or a picnic with friends. Meanwhile, Peel Park, located near the Salford campus, is an excellent green space for outdoor activities. Manchester's calendar is dotted with music and cultural festivals that inject a dynamic spirit into student accommodation in Manchester. From the world-famous Manchester International Festival to the vibrant Pride celebrations, there's always an event to look forward to, ensuring the student experience here is never dull. Those who appreciate serene waterfronts can enjoy the picturesque River Irwell, which boasts a natural beauty that is sure to captivate Instagram enthusiasts. If you have chosen this city for your study abroad experience, rest assured that as a newcomer, you have nothing to worry about. With Manchester student accommodation being as diverse as the city itself, every student can find their perfect home base to explore, learn, and grow in this remarkable corner of the world.

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1. University of Law

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4. BPP University

5. University of Manchester

6. Manchester Metropolitan University

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