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Plato House, Liverpool
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Plato House, Liverpool

Greek St, Liverpool, L3 5QJ, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Plato House is an ideal student accommodation in Liverpool for students starting a new, exciting journey in the vibrant city. With a city centre location, this amazing accommodation offers a range of studios for students to live in comfort and privacy. Moreover, the University of Liverpool is located 9 minutes away on foot, and a 7-minute walk takes you to Liverpool John Moores University.

Located at 11 Greek St, Plato House, Liverpool, L3 5QJ, emerges as a prime choice for students seeking excellent student accommodation in Liverpool. This property offers a variety of modern living spaces, including Premier Plus Studio, Deluxe Plus Studio, Deluxe Studio, Premier Luxe Studio, and Premier Studio, each equipped with top-notch amenities tailored for a comfortable student life. Conveniently positioned, Plato House, Liverpool, is within easy reach of prominent educational institutions such as the University of Liverpool, Liverpool John Moores University, Liverpool International College, and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.

Liverpool, a vibrant city steeped in cultural and educational heritage, proves to be an ideal locale for students across the globe. The city boasts a rich historical tapestry and a diverse student population, making it a dynamic and inspiring place to study and live. Students residing at this Liverpool accommodation,  can immerse themselves in the city's lively atmosphere, complemented by notable attractions such as the iconic Beatles Story, the Merseyside Maritime Museum, and Liverpool's historic waterfront. A strong educational core, characterized by globally recognized universities and colleges, reinforces Liverpool's stance as a distinguished hub of learning. Provided by CloudHomes, this Liverpool accommodation in Liverpool stands as a testament to both convenient living and academic excellence, nestled within the pulsating heart of one of the UK's most celebrated student cities.

Features

For students seeking all-encompassing accommodation in Liverpool, Plato House Liverpool offers a harmonious blend of comfort, convenience, and community. Each room type, from the Premier Plus Studio to the Deluxe Studio, boasts fully furnished spaces, ensuring a swift transition into your new academic life.

Your culinary prowess can shine in the fully-equipped kitchens, complemented by modern appliances like a fridge and microwave. Craving relaxation or entertainment? The air-conditioned and heated living areas are perfect for unwinding, while the on-site cinema and games area promises endless fun. The ubiquitous Wi-Fi coverage facilitates seamless connectivity for both study and leisure. There is also central heating always to keep you warm.

Plato House's common amenities further enrich the living experience. There is a cosy cafe for your morning brew, a cinema room for movie freaks, and a TV in communal areas for social evenings. The pragmatic features of laundry facilities and garbage disposal underscore the attention to daily conveniences, while the availability of Bike storage caters to those with vehicles.

Living at Plato House Liverpool student accommodation means you're surrounded by Liverpool's top institutions, such as the University of Liverpool and Liverpool John Moores University. Managed by Cloudhomes, this residence ensures meticulous upkeep and an unwavering commitment to your well-being. There is also a games room always to keep you entertained.

Envision a student lifestyle that's both enriching and hassle-free at Plato House, Liverpool—where every amenity is purposefully designed to enhance your university journey.

Location and What's Hot?

Centrally located in the bustling heart of Liverpool, Plato House Liverpool student accommodation is a stone's throw from a vibrant array of local amenities and some of the most well-regarded educational institutions. Students residing at Plato House Liverpool can benefit from proximity to well-known universities such as the University of Liverpool,  Liverpool John Moores University, and Liverpool Hope University, among others, ensuring a short journey to lectures and campus events.

The accommodation is surrounded by an abundance of vibrant local spots that add to the charm of the area. Just outside your door, you'll find a selection of popular cafes and eateries like

Bêkas Cafê is ideal for morning pick-me-ups before class or leisurely weekend brunches. For a sampling of nightlife, students can head to lively bars such as Metrocola, perfect for unwinding after a busy study week.

When it comes to shopping for essentials or a bit of retail therapy, there are grocery stores such as

Lidl nearby. Students can also enjoy the greenery and tranquillity at parks like Sefton Park. Additionally, healthcare is conveniently accessible with hospitals, including the Royal Liverpool University Hospital ready to serve student's medical needs.

For cultural experiences and local explorations, Plato House, Liverpool accommodation in Liverpool, is within walking distance to must-see attractions like The Beatles Story and Liverpool Cathedral. With all these amenities and attractions in close quarters, Plato House, Liverpool, offers students the perfect blend of study and lifestyle opportunities, making it an ideal home away from home.

Commute

For students residing at Plato House, Liverpool, getting around the vibrant city is a breeze, thanks to the seamless connectivity options available. The accommodation's location offers an array of public transport links, perfect for students who need to commute to their respective universities or explore the city. With bus stops like the prominent Greek Street (Stop C) and key train stations such as Liverpool Central and Lime Street Station close by, travelling becomes an effortless part of daily life.

Trams and subway stations, such as the James Street Station for the underground Merseyrail network, are also conveniently located within the vicinity. This ensures that residents of Plato House, Liverpool student accommodation, experience no hassle when it comes to public transport, making it ideal for both domestic and international students seeking comfort and convenience.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wifi
Water
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Heating

Common Amenities

Central Heating
Cinema Room
Common Room
Games Room
Self Catered
Tumble Dryer

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Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if I left something in my room after I have checked out?

Once you have left your room and checked out you should have taken all of your items with you, therefore all the items left behind are disposed of without liability.  You must ensure that all of your items are taken with you.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you within 30 days of the end of your tenancy, if there are any deductions then you will be alerted to this. You will be contacted by the DPS to arrange the return.

What happens after I have checked out?

Following your departure the onsite team will conduct an inspection of your room and communal areas, they will check this against the check in inspection (and inventory form completed).  If there are any issues or damages then they will then contact you with information on damages and charges.

Can you store my luggage for me once I have left?

No.  they are not able to store any items following your departure so you will need to take them all with you, or organise for a storage company to assist

Can I leave my items in my room if I have rebooked for next year?

If you have rebooked for next year however your current tenancy ends before the beginning of your next tenancy, then you will need to speak to the onsite team to have a summer short stay tenancy to fill in this gap.

I forgot to add something onto my inventory form, will I be charged?

Yes most likely you will be, the inventory form is sent out so that you can add any issues when you move in.  The onsite team also do a full inspection of the rooms prior to your arrival. Please do speak to your onsite team if you have any questions

An item in the kitchen has been broken, will I be charged for it?

they do not charge for damages in the rooms and communal areas.  In the kitchen this is a shared space with shared responsibilities and unless one person takes full responsibility (and therefore the full charge), then this will be split between all people in the cluster.

What do I need to do to check out?

You will need to ensure that your room (and kitchen) is left clean, tidy and free of waste.  All of your items need to be removed, with the room left in the same condition that you found it You simply then will need to sign at Reception to say that you have left

What is the latest time for my check out?

You will need to check with the onsite team in advance of your checkout, usually the check out time is 14:00

When am I due to check out?

Your latest check out date is the end date of your tenancy.  You are able to leave prior to your tenancy end date, you will just need to sign at Reception to inform the onsite property team that you have left and do not intend on returning.

When will the onsite team need access to my room / kitchen?

When access is required the onsite property team will give you prior notice. Regular maintenance and health and safety checks are required throughout the building, if regular access is required to your communal areas then you will be informed either in your welcome pack or on the noticeboard in your kitchen

When are the room inspections?

As a part of your tenancy you will have inspections 3 / 4 times a year, these are organised by the onsite team who will give you prior notice.

My room does not look exactly like the website can I move?

All of the images on their website show the representation of the rooms and room types in the accommodation, and are for marketing purposes only.  Your room will have the same fixtures, fittings and equipment although it may be in a slightly different set up or layout.

Can I have friends stay over with me overnight?

With them you truly are home, therefore your guests are more than welcome to stay over with you.  they would ask that you let both the onsite team know, and also take into consideration your flatmates. You are solely responsible for your guests, and you would be liable if they cause any complaints or damage.

Do I have to be there when my post is delivered?

Our team are more than happy to assist you with this, you will need to agree to them signing for your post when arriving.  they will take in your parcels, store them safely and let you know when you have an item to collect when collecting you will need to make sure that you have your ID with you! they can only hold your parcels for 14 days before they must return them, as they have very limited space to store items

How do I have my post delivered?

You will need to ensure that your post is labelled correctly; YOUR NAME, YOUR ROOM ACCOMMODATION NAME 1ST LINE OF ADDRESS CITY POSTCODE This information is available from your tenancy agreement, or in your welcome pack

What is included in my room?

they provide all the basic furniture that you will need for your stay with us, including bed, desk, wardrobe etc.  they do not provide bedding, linen or kitchen items.

Do I need to let you know when I am checking in?

You will be sent an email from your property team asking for this information, this is so they can prepare for your arrival and have someone available to check you in faster after your journey they do recommend that you let them know

Can someone else check in for me?

No. You have to be able to present your ID and sign for your key yourself, even if you are going to be late you need to be present to check in

What do I need to do to check in?

Once your tenancy has been completed and co-signed you will be looking to move to the next step moving in!  you will need to ensure that your first instalment (or full payment if you are paying upfront) is paid before you will be able to check in.  You will need to bring your ID with you too!

Can I pay by bank transfer?

If you are an international student and unable to pay via Direct Debit or card then they are able to offer the option of a bank transfer.  Please note that many banks charge a transfer fee, and you will need to ensure that the money sent will need to cover both the fee and the full rental payment. If you are wishing to pay via bank transfer you will need to contact their team for bank details.

Can I pay in instalments?

If you have a UK guarantor then you are able to choose between 4 or 9 instalments, if you do not have a guarantor then you will need to pay in full and prior to your arrival

How do I sign my tenancy?

The tenancy agreements are sent out to you via  their tenancy portal StuRents.  You will be emailed with a link to your agreement where you will be asked to upload your ID (passport) and student ID (this can be your offer letter), and then simply sign!

When can I check into my room?

Your room is cleaned, prepared, and ready for you from the start of your tenancy with us.  You do not have to check in on the start date of your tenancy agreement, but your room and the team will be there to help you!

Arrival Packs?

They do not provide additional items for rooms or kitchens, however if you are wanting to organise for items to be delivered and ready for you at your accommodation then UniKitOut would be able to assist you – click here to view your options, and get ready to join us!


What Utilities are Included in my AST?

Please see your AST for full details – a reasonable usage of gas, water, electricity and internet are included in your rental payments.  Please note that unreasonable or excessive usage of such services can and will be recharged to the tenant.

A TV license is also required to be provided by the tenant for any personal use, Property provides the communal area license.


Am I Liable to Pay Council? My Contract does not include it

As a full time student, you are considered as exempt by the local Councils – however as with all residential properties this must be proven once you have registered at your chosen University.  When you have registered your course you will need to liaise with your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’ which must be presented to your accommodation team.  Without proof of Council Tax exemption you will be liable to pay in full


How do I report a maintenance issue?

Within 7 days of your arrival you will be sent an inventory form to complete, any issues that you may find can be reported on this to the property staff – they can then look into getting these issues rectified for you.

If you have any issues during the year, then you can log these via the StuRents App, this lets the property team know about any issues – please remember they will need access permission to get this sorted for you!

Maintenance issues will be completed;

Priority OneEmergency repairs – are completed, and or made safe, within 24 hours of a report of a defect

Priority TwoUrgent Repairs – are completed within five working days of report of the defect

Priority ThreeNon-Urgent Repairs – are completed within 28 days of a report of a defect


When do I provide my Council Tax Exemption Certificate

When you have registered for your course at your chosen University you will need to speak to your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’.  This should be presented to your accommodation team within 7 days of your registration, without this you will be liable for your Council Tax payments.


What happens if I dont pay my rent?

You are required to pay your rent in line with your tenancy agreement, however if your student finance does not align with your 4 instalment option, then please contact your accommodation team directly who will be able to assist you further.

If you do not pay your rent, then Property follows a 3 stage debt process*, therefore they recommend that you speak to your accommodation team in the first instance if you are having any financial issues before these proceedings begin.  Your University does also have financial aid for students experiencing financial difficulty and it would be advisable to speak to them directly.

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Student Accomodations in Liverpool

Liverpool Student Accommodation

Searching for suitable student accommodation in Liverpool has become quite an easy task, given the number of students flying to the city every year. This has resulted in a rise of perfect student housing alternatives in Liverpool, which are close to the top-notch universities in the city.

Amber is committed to serving students with the best student accommodation in Liverpool, which is fully equipped with all the necessary and top-notch amenities and features. One of the best things about the Liverpool student accommodation is they are extremely close to universities such as University of Liverpool, Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, John Moores University and other hotspots within the city. You can choose from a range of comfortable, luxurious, and affordable ensuites, studios, and shared apartments. Students can also choose from university-provided student houses or student halls in Liverpool. However, these student accommodations are expensive and may lack the features and other student benefits that private student accommodation in Liverpool provides such as St Andrew’s Garden, Agnes Jones House, City Point and many more. Also, they are likely to get filled faster than the private student housing in Liverpool because of the growing student population in the town.

About Liverpool

Located in Northwestern England, Liverpool is a city of passion, from music to football; its heritage is extremely rich in all aspects. The town was named the European Capital of Culture in 2008. Liverpool has a population of 70,000 and is one of the most loved student cities in the UK. Another highlight of the city is that it's a highly affordable place, especially for students, as it delivers top-notch student housing alternatives at pocket-friendly prices. The city has a strong cultural representation which students can explore through their many galleries and museums, which enlightens outsiders about the city’s glorious past. According to Guinness World Records, Liverpool is also the World Capital of Pop.

Over 2,500 students from all over the world visit the city each year because it is home to some of the best universities in the world. When talking about student housing in Liverpool, it is amongst some of the best places in the world for students because of its warm, welcoming people, smooth public transportation system, and good standard of living. With amber, you can find your ideal accommodation in Liverpool, where you can enjoy yourself while maintaining privacy.

Best Student Accommodation in Liverpool

Finding student accommodation in Liverpool can be a really challenging task for students if they are new to the city. It becomes even more challenging as there is a pool of student accommodation Liverpool alternatives to choose from. Apart from the other aspects that a student has to possibly worry about after moving to a new country, student accommodation should be the last of them. We all know how important it is for students to find their perfect place, a safe space for themselves to vent out and relax after a long and tiring day at the university. Amber helps students find their perfect Liverpool student accommodation with ease and from the comfort of their own homes with a three-step simple process of pick, pay, and book. Check out some of the best Liverpool student homes below:

  1. Paddington Park House
  2. The Bridewell
  3. City Point
  4. Benson Yard
  5. True Liverpool
  6. St. Andrew’s Gardens
  7. One Islington Plaza
  8. X1 The Edge
  9. Limelight
  10. Yugo Ablett House

Cost of Living in Liverpool

As a student living in a new city, keeping track of your expenses is essential. Your cost of living will depend on several factors, such as your Liverpool student accommodation rent, location of your student accommodation Liverpool, personal preferences, and spending habits. You can create an effective budget to manage your expenses in a better way. We have laid down the many expenses you might incur while living in Liverpool. Have a look.

1. Food and eatery: £150 to £500 per month

2. Travelling expenses: £20 to £150 per month

3. Leisure and entertainment: £50 to £350 per month

4. Stationery and textbooks: £80 to £100 per month

5. Internet & mobile phone: £50 to £80 per month

Student Travel Liverpool

While Liverpool universities cover the majority of the travel expenses for a few of its programs, the city is cost-effective for students who must bear travel expenses. You can get around Liverpool by bus, train, or tram, which are all readily available at all times, and they are reasonably priced. And many of these transportation services are located near student flats Liverpool. The city has systematically layed down the public transit, making it extremely easy for students to get from one point to another, making it efficient for students to travel back and forth from their respective universities. Also, being a reasonable option, it is extremely convenient for students as it doesn’t go too heavy on their pockets.

1. Bus: A single-day ticket costs around £2.20 and can be used on any bus operator's service within Merseyside and Halton. You can also choose a Liverpool PlusBus bus pass, significantly reducing local transportation costs. A few bus stops near student houses in Liverpool include Chapel Street (Stop EA) bus station, Old Hall Street (Stop CHA) bus station, and Moorfields Station (Stop MF) bus station.

2. Train: For just £34.40 per week, you can purchase a rail ticket that allows you to travel across all zones in the country. Train stations near Liverpool student homes that you can take include Moorfields, James Street, and Liverpool Central.

3. Cycles: Cycles are one of the best modes of transportation from your student accommodation in Liverpool to your university. It will be economical for you as well as being environmentally stable.

You can use your university's transportation pass to enjoy a discounted educational tour of Liverpool. Student accommodation in Liverpool is readily available near these well-connected transportation hubs, making it easier to travel to universities.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Liverpool

Students will have an amazing time in Liverpool, with so much to see and explore. Concert Square is the best place to go if you're looking for understudy discounts, popular music, and various clubs. Understudy hotspots include Baa Bar, Level, and Black Rabbit. Keep Stanley Street in mind for various LGBT+ bars and dance clubs. Camp and Furnace, Hangar 34, and 24 Kitchen Street are the places to be if you want to enjoy live DJs. The Invisible Wind Factory on Regent Street also hosts events on the weekends, including live music acts. If you have an unusual event or want to raise the stakes, go to Seel Street or Berry Street.

The world's driving music specialists perform at the 11,000-seat M&S Bank Arena on the world-famous waterfront. The O2 Academy, despite its smaller size, hosts famous live events regularly. If you prefer a more elective sound, go to LEAF, the Shipping Forecast, or the Arts Club to see artists in action. Traditional music fans should not miss the incredibly famous Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, led by Chief Conductor and Distinguished Professor of the University of Liverpool, Vasily Petrenko. What is noticeable is that all the places above can be found at a small distance from the student accommodation in Liverpool, which is the best as it wouldn’t take too long for students to get anywhere. A few other famous spots in the city that you can explore include the Liverpool Beatles Museum, British Music Experience, Walker Art Gallery, and The Royal Albert Dock.

Liverpool Tourist Attractions

Liverpool has a rich cultural heritage and an extensive historical background. There are many attractive spots and places in Liverpool that students can explore and experience. Whether you love art, history, beaches, nature, or sports, there’s something for everyone in the city. Also, many of the popular tourist attractions are located near student apartments Liverpool. We have listed a few of them below:

  1. Anfield Stadium
  2. Eureka! Science + Discovery
  3. Lady Lever Art Gallery
  4. The Beatles Story
  5. Merseyside Maritime Museum
  6. Goodison Park
  7. Liverpool Central Library
  8. Liverpool Football Club
  9. World Museum
  10. Mersey Ferries

Universities In Liverpool

Student housing in Liverpool is situated near the top universities in the city, making it easy for students to travel to and from their universities without any hassle. The city welcomes thousands of students every year who come to pursue a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees across disciplines. Some of the top universities in Liverpool are:

1. University of Liverpool

2. Liverpool John Moores University

3. Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts

4. Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

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