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Orbital, Nottingham
Deluxe Studio - Bedroom
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Classic Ensuite - Amenities
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Orbital, Nottingham

Ilkeston Rd, Nottingham, NG7 3GE, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Nestled in the lively heart of the gorgeous city at Ilkeston Rd, Nottingham NG7 3GE, UK, Orbital Nottingham emerges as a highly sought-after option for student accommodation in Nottingham. Offering a diverse array of room types, from ensuites to studios and bedroom apartments, this property caters to various preferences and budgets. Crucially, its strategic location ensures convenience for students attending the University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, as well as other esteemed institutions like The University of Nottingham International College, Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies and Nottingham Trent International College, all within a comfortable travelling distance.

Choosing Orbital Nottingham not only situates students within a bustling educational hub but also immerses them in a city pulsating with cultural richness and historical significance. Nottingham, renowned for its substantial student population, fosters a dynamic and inclusive environment that embraces local and international students. With its storied past, including the legendary tales of Robin Hood, Nottingham holds a distinguished place as an academic destination. Moreover, residents of Orbital Nottingham student accommodation find themselves near iconic attractions such as Nottingham Castle and the City of Caves, heightening their living experience. Residing in this vibrant city enables students to strike a harmonious balance between academic pursuits and an enriching social life.

The Orbital Nottingham accommodation is meticulously designed with student needs in mind, offering an array of amenities to ensure a comfortable and convenient lifestyle. From high-speed Wi-Fi and air conditioning to fully furnished rooms, students can relish a conducive environment for studying and unwinding. Choosing Orbital Accommodation Nottingham promises more than just a place to reside; it offers a vibrant and enriching student experience at the core of Nottingham's thriving academic and cultural milieu. With its strategic location, diverse room options, and thoughtful amenities, Orbital Nottingham stands as an ideal choice for students seeking a fulfilling university experience in this vibrant city.

Features

Orbital Nottingham stands as a prime example of comfortable and convenient student living with an array of amenities. Students will find room types perfectly suited to their preferences, including Premium Ensuite, Premium Studio, Classic Ensuite, Deluxe 2 Bed Apartment, and many more options.

The rooms are equipped with a state-of-the-art air conditioner to ensure a comfortable living. With access to high-speed wi-fi, residents can effortlessly stay connected to the outside world. A distinguishing feature of these rooms is the fully furnished interiors that exude comfort and style—complete with a bed, wardrobe, and study area. The self-contained units come with a kitchen with an appliance setup, including a cooker, freezer, fridge and microwave, allowing residents to whip up a home-cooked meal any time. Each room also has its own television for entertainment and a personal bathroom for privacy and convenience. For the studious individual, there is a designated study area that provides a serene environment for hitting the books. For hassle-free in and out fob entry system is provided in each room. The property understands the importance of security, offering lockers & safes for peace of mind.  Orbital Nottingham places practicality at the forefront, with the inclusion of a laundry facility to efficiently handle all clothing care needs. Additional conveniences such as parking facilities, parcel collection services, and proactive onsite maintenance ensure a seamless and hassle-free living experience for all residents. There is a communal lounge for residents to mingle and create a close-knit community. In essence, Orbital Nottingham provides students with more than just a place to live; it offers a dynamic and enriching environment tailored to enhance their academic pursuits.

Location and What's Hot?

The location of Orbital student accommodation Nottingham truly shines brightest for its proximity to esteemed academic institutions. Residing here places students at the very heart of student life, with renowned establishments such as The University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, and Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies mere steps away. With the city's most popular destinations and essential services effortlessly accessible, Orbital Nottingham student accommodation transcends being just a place to stay; it serves as a gateway to a vibrant and dynamic student lifestyle.

Experiencing student life at The Orbital Nottingham accommodation offers a treasure trove of convenience and vibrancy right at your doorstep. Nestled in a location teeming with life, students find themselves within arm's reach of a diverse array of dining experiences, from the tantalizing flavors of Tipoo Turkish Restaurant to the hearty African offerings at the Marina. For those burning the midnight oil during study sessions, nearby hotspots like The Tuckers and Hockley Kitchen provide readily available caffeine fixes. And for those in need of retail therapy, local stores, including Target Food Stores and Grocery Cyrus Mini Market, ensure grocery needs are effortlessly met. Prioritizing the health and well-being of its residents, Orbital Nottingham boasts proximity to essential medical facilities such as Nottinghamshire Healthcare and Queen's Medical Centre, offering peace of mind and swift access to healthcare services. Meanwhile, green spaces like the serene Arboretum Park and the majestic Wollaton Hall, Gardens and Deer Park offer tranquil escapes from the hustle and bustle of student life. For those with a penchant for culture, iconic attractions like Nottingham Castle and the Savoy Cinemas enrich the living experience, adding to the city's vibrant tapestry. Offering the perfect blend of contemporary living spaces and vibrant city living, Orbital Nottingham stands out as a premium choice for student accommodation in Nottingham.

Commute

Orbital Nottingham's strategic location allows quick access to crucial public transport stops, ensuring you’re well-connected to the rest of the city. Ilkeston Road is served by multiple bus routes, making it a hub for students looking to travel around Nottingham like Canning Circus (Stop CC07, CC06, CC08) bus stop. A short stroll from your doorstep is additional facilities, including Hyson Green Market Tram Stop and the Nottingham Railway Station, which provide seamless connections for longer journeys or local commutes. The ease of access to these transport links reaffirms that Orbital Nottingham student accommodation is ideally positioned for students to make the most of their university life in Nottingham.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Water
Electricity
Heating
Contents Insurance Included

Common Amenities

Up To 200Mbps* Internet
Communal TV
Bike Storage
Post Collection
Communal Lounge
Onsite Maintenance

Cancellation Policies (4)

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    This property offers 1, 3, 4, 10 flexible instalment plans.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I apply for dual occupancy?

Dual occupancy is available on most rooms over 23sqm. Both occupants would need to apply and mention in their application that they are applying for dual occupancy so that the price can be amended. The price would be the total rent plus an additional £50 and then divided by two for each occupant’s weekly cost unless otherwise stated.

Can I book if I'm under 18?

If you turn 18 in the first semester of university, they can accept your booking with no restrictions other than an adult over the age of 18 must be a co-signatory on your tenancy agreement and must accept the terms of it. They can accept under 18s in some of properties subject to the Policy for Students under the Age of 18.

How do you allocate rooms?

When applying for a room you will be asked a series of questions to determine the type of room/flat that you require, along with any special requests you may have. Please note that special requests cannot be guaranteed except where you have disability as defined and covered under the Equality Act 2010. They will attempt to meet your allocation needs as far as practicably possible, should you have a defined disability. If you have a disability, medical condition or special request that affects your accommodation requirement please inform them in the additional notes section when completing your application, either online or by paper form. You are encouraged to disclose any special requests for your stay such as your preferences regarding culture, religion, sex, gender, etc. to enable them to make an informed decision about your room allocation. Where appropriate, an applicant may be prioritised through the allocation categories as a result of disclosing a disability to them.

Does the property management comply with the scottish letting agent code of pratice?

Yes they do and their Scottish Letting Agent Registration Number is LARN2005009.

Can I live at the management property?

You must be a full-time student to live with them. You can book with them whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of their cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Does my rental price include room cleaning?

Room cleaning services are available at some properties for an additional charge, unless stated as being included with the rent.

Are pets allowed?

No pets of any kind are permitted at the property management except registered assistance dogs.

What can I bring?

You can bring most of your belongings but some electricals aren't suitable for the properties. Non UK compliant electricals such as rice cookers are not suitable for use with UK power outlets and this can cause fire risks.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you follow our ‘create application’ link , list the friends that you would like to live with and they will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I choose my room?

If you follow the ‘book now’ process you can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests within the ‘create application’ route which we will do our best to accommodate, however all requests and subject to availability and conditions.

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online. Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

Do you provide Summer Accommodation?

Yes, their summer bookings usually open around March. Keep a look out for pricing and information or contact.

Do I have to move out during the holidays?

Your room is yours for the full contract period and you don’t need to move out during academic breaks.

Can I move in before my contract?

If you wish to arrive earlier than your contract start date, you need to email or call. If early arrival is possible your contract will be adjusted and you will need to accept it then pay the additional charges prior to arrival. Please note, not all requests can be accommodated.

Does my rental price include insurance?

Contents insurance is included at some management properties, which will be shown on the property page and details of the insurance can be obtained from the property manager when you check in. If you wish to confirm whether the property offers contents insurance, please contact the property team directly. Please note they advise taking out contents insurance if it is not included at your property and management is not liable for the loss or damage of your personal belongings and room contents.

Do I need to pay council tax?

If you are a qualifying full time student, you will be exempt from paying Council Tax. You must provide them with your council tax exemption certificate which your university will be able to arrange. If you do not have this when you move in because you have not yet enrolled on your course, please ensure that you bring with you the name of your university and your university student ID number.

Does my rental price include car parking?

On-site car parking is available at some properties, but is not included within the rental price unless explicitly stated and confirmed in writing. Payments for car parking permits are separate to your tenancy agreement. Please speak to the property team if you wish to purchase a car parking space. Car parking spaces are very limited and are strictly on a first-come first-served basis.

How do I pay my rent?

Your rent can be paid in a number of ways: They always recommend making your rent payments through your account page in our web portal. You may also make payment by bank transfer. Please contact your property team directly or request bank details here. Please note, you will never be asked to make a payment to any other bank account for any reason. They do not accept cash payments for any reason.

  • Online via by logging into your student account
  • At the property reception desk
  • By telephone to the property team
  • By bank transfer (please ensure you use your name and student ID as the payment reference). International bank transfers may incur a charge from your own bank, so please make sure you account for this amount.

Can I pay in installments?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

When do I pay my rent?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

What's included in my rent?

All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi* is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase. All of our properties offer a Wi-fi connection at the stated level** included within the rent and there is no additional charge for use of the on-site internet. Some providers may offer more services and packages at an additional charge which you are under no obligation to use. If you choose to add additional features to your internet package, that relationship is with you and the service provider directly and does not fall under the terms of your tenancy. For information on the speed of your internet connection, please ask your Property Team for more information. *a one off connection fee may apply dependent on property. Please see your property page and your tenancy agreement for more information. ** the internet speed is the maximum stated speed available into the property.

Can I move-in before I pay my rent?

All rent that is due must have been paid when you check in. If you are having difficulties or this will be a problem, please contact the property as early as possible who will assist you.

What if I don't have a UK guarantor?

If you are unable to provide your own UK Guarantor, they recommend the service of Housing Hand you can find further information, prices and how to apply on their website.

Who can be a guarantor?

To be a guarantor you must:

  • Be resident in the UK (or Ireland if Aspen) for a minimum of 1 year
  • Be over 21 years of age
  • Be a homeowner or in full time employment
  • Provide a copy of photographic identification, such as a passport, driving licence or ID badge
  • Provide a copy of proof of your UK address which must be less than 3 months old, such as a utility bill (e.g. electricity, water, gas, telephone), a bank statement or a Council Tax bill.

Can I pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online by logging in to your student account, by bank transfer or by credit or debit card over the phone.

Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor or an Irish Guarantor for Aspen.

What can I do if my student loan hasn't arrived yet?

You can defer your rent instalments to be in line with your student loan payments if you wish. All requests for deferred payments must be made by 1st August in each academic year to the property team. You will be required to provide evidence of your student loan schedule to the property team in order for the payment plan to be set up. You will be required to pay two weeks rent 14 days prior to your contract start date, which will be deducted from the balance of your first instalment on the agreed date. A one off admin fee of £50 will be charge and payable with the initial 2 week rent payment and this £50 admin fee will not be deducted from the balance of rent due. Please note deferring your rent must be pre-arranged and agreed with the property manager prior to your move in date. If no arrangement has been made, rent is due as per your tenancy agreement.

Do I need a guarantor if I'm a sponsored student?

They may be able to accept sponsors in place of guarantors in some cases, however this depends on the terms of your sponsorship and whether your sponsor is willing to guarantee rent payments. If you are a sponsored student, please contact your chosen property directly to enquire about using a sponsor in place of guarantor.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

Weekly rent payments are not available, however management offers a number of instalment options for students to pay their rent.

When does the discount come off my rent?

All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing using the online viewing tool or by contacting.

How do I cancel or re-arrange the viewing?

Please use the link on the viewing confirmation email or contact.

How long does a viewing take?

A viewing usually takes around 15 to 20 minutes, however you can spend as long as you wish viewing the property.

What will I be shown on my viewing?

The property team will guide you around the building and show you the social areas, outdoor spaces and on-site facilities as well as the rooms you would like to see (dependent upon availability). Please be aware that some rooms and apartments that you view may be occupied by the current residents.

I'm in a different country how do I view a property?

They offer a Online viewings for those who cannot view in person. Just click 'Arrange a Viewing' and from there you can choose the Online option and organise a time and date that suits you. A member of the team will skype call you at your arranged time.

What do I need to bring with me?

When you come to pick up your keys you need to bring some photographic ID. To find out what else you may need to bring check out.

Is there car parking facilities for when i move in?

Some properties have car parking facilities available for a small charge, please speak to your property team directly if you would like to reserve car parking.

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Student Accomodations in Nottingham

Nottingham Student Accommodation

The city of Nottingham is a vibrant student-centric destination and home to various world-renowned universities, like the University of Nottingham, Nottingham Trent University, and Nottingham Trent University (Clifton Campus). The university's academics and curriculum attract students from all over the world! Along with that, there are various Nottingham student accommodation options scattered across the city, and the student houses in Nottingham options include affordable resident halls, studio flats, student dorms, shared rooms, and single homes (PBSA), which provide students with fantastic amenities. Hence, finding Nottingham student accommodation won't be a hassle for any student. Amber offers various students luxurious yet reasonably-priced student accommodation in Nottingham. Students could scout through the website or have a one-to-one interaction with the help desk. These accommodation options provide the enrolled students with the necessary amenities catering to their personal needs. A lot of the student apartments in Nottingham are available at an affordable rate and render equivalent services; a few notable ones include The Vantage, Collegiate Nova, Collegiate Clarendon Street, etc.

About Nottingham

Nottingham has a long history of revolution, creativity, and industry under its modern appeal. This East Midlands town is full of stirring historical landmarks. Other fascinating icons of the town's rich history and culture are waiting to be found. A tour of Nottingham Castle, which served as the sheriff's residence in the Robin Hood movies, will cost you £5 and reward you with a history lesson, lovely grounds, and a bird's-eye view of the city. The well-known statue of Robin Hood continues to be a popular location for pictures. Due to the many students residing there, it is one of the UK's most vibrant and proactive cities. This city is ranked as the 53rd-best city in the world and the ninth-best in the UK by QS Best Cities 2022. It is one of England's most well-liked international education locations, hosting about 30,000 international students annually. In addition to a beautiful Christmas market in the city centre and a wide choice of restaurants and pubs, people enjoy a variety of cultural events, museums, and parks. Many people living in student accommodation in Nottingham find it an ideal location because of its connections to the rest of the United Kingdom. The cost of living is another reason for students to pick Nottingham, as it is inferior in expense to major cities like London and Manchester!

Best Student Accommodation in Nottingham

Due to renowned universities, hundreds of students flock to the city to pursue their dreams and careers. Finding student accommodations in Nottingham can become a daunting task for many. Amber helps you find the best Nottingham private student accommodation in three easy steps: picking, booking and paying. Amber offers purpose-built studios, flats, ensuites, shared apartments and other affordable student accommodations in Nottingham. Students can easily pick the most suited locality with the sorting feature on the website. Although all needs are subjective, one should look at crucial variables like the cost of living, similarity with the neighbourhood, and commuting. Many students prefer to live in student-friendly neighbourhoods; hence, we have listed the best Nottingham student houses that you should look at.

1. Nottingham Two

2. Study Inn Triumph House

3. Nottingham Square

4. Castle Gate Haus

5. Bertrand Russell House

6. The Glasshouse

7. Mansion Place

8. Madison Gardens

9. The Place

10. Crown Place

Cost of Living in Nottingham

Nottingham student accommodations are highly beneficial to students due to how comfortable they are. Living in this city could be comparatively affordable and worth every penny. It is recommended to have a budget of £1200-£2000 per month, including all living and other personal expenses, along with a buffer budget in case of any emergencies. We have listed the most common expenses a student has to bear while looking for student accommodation in Nottingham.

1. Food: £80-£150 per month
2. Gas and electricity: £30-£50 per week
3. Internet & mobile phone: £15-£45 per week
4. Dinner at a restaurant: £50-£120 per week
5. Laundry: £15-£35 per week
6. Stationery and Textbooks: £10-£30 per week
7. Clothing: £30-£175 per month
8. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): £40-£150 per month

Student Travel In Nottingham

England's transport system, in general, is potentially one of the most effective transportation systems on our planet. Nottingham student accommodation options in the city are near multiple transport stops. The city is smartly connected to every primary transportation system within walking distance from every university. Following are the transport options you can find when travelling to and from the popular Nottingham UK student accommodation options:

1. Bus: Nottingham's bus network runs 24 hours a day. With approximately 100 buses running to and fro the city, people can take these buses from the main bus terminal near the City Centre, making their commute more manageable. Hundreds of local bus stops are at every corner of the city, designed to cater to local and national travellers. With an Easyrider Smartcard, the average bus fare in this city is around £60 per month. This makes travelling from your student accommodation in Nottingham very smooth!

2. Train: Nottingham Station is the city's most extensive and active station. It is the main point of the city's tram system. Explore National Rail for the daily schedule and plans. A one-ride fare on the train costs about £15.60.

3. Cycling: You can also explore local parts of the city via cycling. The city has cycling lanes specifically for cyclists.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Nottingham

Nottingham holds an esteemed reputation amongst international students regarding student life in this city. With numerous dynamic and vibrant spots for the crowd, the town is ideal for all ages to explore and travel. Those who like spending quality time around calm water bodies can visit the famous Arboretum Park, where you will find astounding natural beauty that suits all Instagram lovers. Meanwhile, exploring local shops and city malls can also leave you in awe of this city's eateries that bring a wide variety of cuisines and drinks from almost every corner of the world. Fox Cafe and Sans Patrie Restaurant are the most popular restaurants and takeout places if you crave a sufficient dining experience at affordable prices. One can also enjoy a drink watching their favourite football team's match at Bell Inn Pub or can groove to the trendy disco beats in the vibrant clubs in Stealth Nightclub situated right next to the City Centre. Once you are done with these activities, you can take a nice stroll to your student accommodation in Nottingham to get a good night's sleep. With these ample options to exploit, your stay couldn't be any better! Additionally, the city is also home to the football team called Nottingham Forest FC.

Nottingham Tourist Attractions

Students living in Nottingham can easily use public transportation from their student accommodation in Nottingham and visit the many must-see tourist attractions on their days off from college. Here is a list of a few popular tourist attractions in Nottingham:

1. Wollaton Hall
2. National Justice Museum
3. Nottingham Castle
4. Old Market Square
5. Royal Concert Hall
6. The Lace Market

Universities in Nottingham

There are many well-known and respectable universities in and near Nottingham that provide various degrees and courses to students taught by world-renowned faculty. Student accommodation in Nottingham is strategically located near these institutes. Several universities are listed below:

1. University of Nottingham
2. Nottingham Trent University
3. Nottingham Trent University (Clifton Campus)
4. Nottingham Trent International College

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