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Prince Consort Village, London
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Prince Consort Village, London

Goldhawk Rd, London, W12 9PL, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Nestled at 230 Goldhawk Rd, London W12 9PL, Prince Consort Village has emerged as a distinguished choice among students for its remarkable blend of convenience and comfort. This modern student accommodation in London offers an array of fully furnished studio apartments, providing students with a homely yet independent living experience. Its strategic location places it mere minutes away from esteemed educational institutions such as BPP University (Shepherd's Bush Centre), Arts Educational Schools London, and the renowned London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, making Prince Consort Village a prime location for academic convenience and accessibility. Set against the vibrant backdrop of London, This student residence offers an unparalleled setting for student life. As one of the world's leading educational hubs, London boasts a wealth of top-tier universities and a diverse, innovative student population. The city's rich history, iconic landmarks such as Kyoto Garden and Holland Park, and its high rankings in various aspects of city life make it an ideal environment for students to thrive academically and socially.

Prince Consort Village, London is more than just accommodation; it's a thriving community equipped with a range of amenities. From a common social area to a gym, parking facilities, and even a cinema room, the property offers a comprehensive range of facilities to enhance the student living experience. Residents can connect with peers in the common social area, stay active and healthy in the gym, or enjoy movie nights in the cinema room. The convenience of on-site parking ensures hassle-free transportation, while the fully equipped studio apartments provide students with a comfortable and conducive environment for both study and relaxation. This unique blend of comfort, convenience, and culture makes this student accommodation in London is a sought-after destination for both domestic and international students. Whether it's exploring the city's vibrant cultural scene or focusing on academic pursuits, residents of Prince Consort Village, London find themselves at the heart of it all, enjoying a fulfilling and enriching student life experience in one of the world's most dynamic cities.

Features

Prince Consort Village, London is the epitome of comfortable and convenient student living. This vibrant student accommodation in London not only offers a prime location for university students but also boasts an array of amenities designed to cater to every aspect of student life. Envision having everything you need right where you live, from well-appointed studios to engaging common spaces, making Prince Consort Village, London an ideal choice for domestic and international students alike. Students residing at this student accommodation in London will appreciate the Fully Furnished Studio Apartments that serve as private sanctuaries for study and relaxation. The modern touches and thoughtful design of each studio provide an optimal living environment for students seeking both comfort and style. The common areas, such as the common room, are the heartbeat of community life where students converge to socialize and unwind. With access to bike storage, getting around the city is hassle-free for those with vehicles. For health-conscious students, the Gym facility supports a balanced lifestyle, ensuring residents can stay active without leaving the property. The on-site Laundry Facility adds another layer of convenience, simplifying necessary chores.

Additional amenities such as an exciting Cinema Room provide a perfect space for movie nights, and seamless Wi-fi connectivity ensures students stay connected with friends and family and keep up with academic responsibilities. The peace of mind is reinforced with included Content Insurance and Accessible Rooms, ensuring a secure and inclusive environment for all. The full furnishings available across the property also mean that students can move in without the hassle of sourcing furniture. With an array of universities within easy reach, such as Richmond University (Kensington Campus), and the BIMM, London, among others, Prince Consort Village, London ensures a well-rounded lifestyle marked by accessibility, security, and ample opportunities for personal growth and academic success.

Location and What's Hot?

Situated right in the heart of the bustling city, Prince Consort Village, London is more than just a place to rest your head. It's a vibrant community that places students at the center of everything London has to offer. Within a stroll or a short tube ride, you can immerse yourself in the culinary delights of Shepherd's Bush Market, or enjoy the trendy ambiance of The Grove Tavern Fancy some international cuisine? The variety is endless with places like Queen Adelaide and The Oak W12. Students have the luxury of grabbing their daily essentials at the nearby, which is not just a shopper’s paradise but also home to a plenitude of fresh produce and ingredients. If culture and art stir your soul, the prestigious Royal College of Music and Hansard Studio showcase splendid performances that are just a breeze away. The green spaces of Cathnor Park provide a serene escape from the city buzz, perfect for afternoon picnics or an early morning jog.


Your health is also taken care of, with well-established medical centers like Charing Cross Hospital reachable for any healthcare needs. And for the explorers and history buffs, the majestic Furnivall Gardens and lush Kensington Gardens await your visit with open arms. The Prince Consort Village, London student accommodation also means you're never far from some of the city's most esteemed seats of learning, including Mander Portman Woodward, Imperial College London, and The Royal College of Art, making it a strategic and enviable location for students from around the globe. In conclusion, this student accommodation in London is not just about a premium student lifestyle; it's about being a part of a community that thrives on accessibility, convenience, and a rich tapestry of cultural experiences right on your doorstep.

Commute

Living at Prince Consort Village, London ensures that students can easily navigate the bustling city of London, thanks to the excellent array of public transport options that are just a stone's throw away. Goldhawk Road and Stamford Brook are within close proximity, providing seamless connections to various parts of the city. For bus commuters, nearby stops like Goldhawk Road (Stop ST)  and Kelmscott Gardens (Stop SX)are ideal for quick trips to local amenities or institutions. The convenience of having these transport links so accessible from Prince Consort Village, London underscores the exceptional location for students looking to balance academic and social life. Experience the effortless commute that complements your study routine and leisure expeditions in the capital.

What will you get

Bills Included

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Heating

Common Amenities

Common room
Bike storage
Free gym
Laundry facilities
Music practice rooms
Acoustically treated rooms

Cancellation Policies (5)

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    This property offers cooling-off period.
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    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
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  • No place no pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.
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Payment Policies (4)

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    This property requires booking deposit.
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  • Payment instalment plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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  • Mode of payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Are dual occupancy rooms available?

Dual occupancy is available at an additional cost provided the other occupant is a student but they won’t be able to provide accommodation for under 18s or non-students.

What size bedding do I need?

All bed size information is available on the property page of the accommodation you booked. Simply find the city and property you have booked then find the room type you have booked, and the bed size information will be available. UK bed size info: Single = 90cm x 190cm Small double (or 3/4) = 120cm x 190cm Double = 135cm x 190cm.

Can I book without a UK guarantor?

If you are not from the UK, your guarantor can be from your home country. The property requires a guarantor for all their bookings – this should be someone who is (a) over the age of 18, and (b) willing to agree to the terms and conditions of your contract.

Can I live with my friends?

You can choose who you want to live with, and the property management can accommodate group bookings or individuals. You can see how many rooms are in each flat and who would suit living there when you make a booking by clicking “book now” in the menu bar. By selecting the room, you can see how many rooms are available in each flat. You can also find important room information like the bed size and the view by selecting room info.

I don’t have a UK bank account. How can I pay my deposit and first installment of rent?

The property accepts international payments from all major debit and credit cards, and you can log into your booking to make a payment.

What to do if my student loan is delayed?

The property will always try to align their payment dates with the receipt of student loans, but this may not always be possible, and payments will be required from you or your guarantor on the due dates in your agreement. If you already live with them and have not yet received your loan, please speak to your property Team today and they will be able to advise you of your options.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit is protected by the Deposit Protection Service (DPS) – the largest deposit protection scheme provider in the UK. After you vacate your room, they will complete a check out inspection, and send your Final Account Statement within seven days of your contract end date. The Final Account statement will provide information on any charges for cleaning and/or damage (if any have been applied to your account), as well as any balances due for rent (if applicable). These charges will be deducted from your deposit amount, and if they exceed the deposit amount held, you will be asked to arrange payment for the outstanding balance immediately. DPS will email you 28 days after you receive your Final Account Statement and provide details about how you can have your deposit returned by them. You will then need to log into the DPS website and complete specific actions before they will return your deposit.

Are pets allowed?

There is a strict no-pet policy at all the properties which is outlined in the Rules appendix in your agreement. This is for the wellbeing of all staff and guests. No pets, including fish, may be kept in the property.

When can I check-in?

You can check in from your tenancy start date, which can be found on your contract. If you would like to check in earlier, please fill out the form with details of your request. Subject to availability it may be possible but additional charges may apply.

Can my family/friends stay over after helping me check-in?

Whilst you are allowed to have guests stay over during your tenancy, the property asks you to consider not having anyone stay over during the busy check-in period. This is to encourage everyone to feel comfortable in their new home and meet new people. Please speak to a member of the property team when you arrive if you have any questions or special requests.

What is the guest policy?

Residents are permitted a maximum of one non-resident guest at any given time, for a maximum of two nights a week. The property asks that all guests are accompanied by the resident they are visiting whilst they are in the property premises. Residents are responsible for their visitor’s behaviour and the property team reserves the right to refuse entry if there is any breach of the rules, or if they believe their entry may cause a safety concern to staff, residents or other guests.

Can I arrange for my luggage to be delivered before I arrive?

You can arrange for your luggage to be delivered in advance of your arrival. The Property Management approved partner, Pinglocker, can support you with the following services: Room packing with storage. Room packing with shipment (Internationally). Room packing with relocation (the UK only). Room packing and moving to another room.

Can I arrive at the property out of hours?

The properties are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. There will be someone at reception to welcome you whatever time you arrive. If you have your flight details already you can let the property team know in advance so they can have everything ready for your arrival.

What should I bring?

Your bedroom will have a bed, desk, chair, wardrobe, and either curtains or blinds. For more information on what is included in your room and flat, please check the Guide tab in the resident portal.

Can I upgrade or change rooms after I arrive?

If you wish to change your room after you have checked in, please speak to a member of the onsite team at reception. If there are other rooms available, they will be happy to agree to a room move.

What do I need to do before I check-in?

Below is a helpful move-in checklist: Please note: If you complete all the steps above and don’t receive your check-in barcode (or if it does not appear in the email), don’t worry. Simply let the team know when you arrive, and they will assist you.

  1. E-induction: Before you arrive, you need to complete a short e-induction in the resident portal.
  2. Emergency contact details: If you haven’t done so already, please update and save your emergency contact details in the resident portal.
  3. Pre-arrival rent instalment: If your first rent instalment is due on 1st September, it will not be taken by Direct Debit or Recurring Card Payment, and you will need to make this payment manually in the resident portal.
  4. Termly rent instalments: You need to set up your payment method for termly instalments.
  5. Guarantor information: If your booking requires a guarantor, please ensure you have added or updated their information in the resident portal.
  6. Check-in barcode: If all the steps above have been completed, you will receive an email containing your check-in barcode three days before your contract start date. Please present this, along with a form of photo ID, when you arrive at the property. This helps the team to confirm they have all the information they need to check you into your new home.

Please note: If you complete all the steps above and don’t receive your check-in barcode (or if it does not appear in the email), don’t worry. Simply let the team know when you arrive, and they will assist you.

What if I leave belongings in my room?

To avoid charges for cleaning, you should make sure your personal belongings have been removed from your room and communal areas before you leave. If you have mistakenly left belongings in your room or communal areas, please get in touch with the team straight away to make collection arrangements. If you can’t collect items in an agreeable timeframe, it may be beneficial to use a shipping and storage service.

Can you provide instructions on how I get to the property from the station/airport?

Some universities offer free and convenient transport from the airport to your property. Get in touch with them in the first instance to see if this applies to you.

Can my friend collect my keys for me?

Property management can provide your keys to you only. Don’t worry if you can’t collect your keys at the start of your tenancy, simply let them know and they will make sure your keys are waiting for you at the reception when you arrive.

Do you have rooms for people with disabilities and medical conditions?

Majority of the properties have accessible rooms available; you can find out more about these rooms and check their availability with the property team . Upon booking an accessible room, or if you have any other disability or medical condition that requires the team’s support, please contact them so they can understand your specific requirements. If you need special consideration because of a medical condition, you may be asked to provide a supporting letter from your doctor. Please include all relevant information on your application.

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London Student Accommodation

Discovering appropriate student housing in London can be tedious, but it's not complicated. Students can find a great deal of affordable and comfortable London student accommodation options at a reasonable price with amber. Student accommodation in London is located near many world-renowned London universities like Imperial College London, University College London, King's College London, King's College London - Guy's Campus, Fordham University London, University of Arts, London, Coventry University, London, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts and London School Of Economics and Political Science.


Students can find pocket-friendly London student accommodation options in Zone 3 to Zone 9. It has something for everybody. Student accommodation in London is further divided into halls of residence, rooms and private housing. Student accommodation in London options consist of comfortable, luxurious, yet budget-friendly en-suites, studio apartments, and shared apartments in London for rent, including various amenities. Student accommodation in London is available in a variety of price ranges. London student accommodation is built for the comfort of students. Some of the most recommended accommodations in London are Chapter Aldgate, Chapter Portobello, Spring Mews, and others. It is much easier to book short-term student accommodation in London than in any other city in England with amber.

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. It is an influential capital for its historical architecture, culture, and music. Students are free to explore the city's network of friendly neighbourhoods. The people in London's city centre are known for being kind and welcoming to visitors, especially students.


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. Besides, the city is also said to be influenced by historical and modern economic and warfare history, allowing London to enjoy a mixture of the early 19th and 20th centuries.


The city also hosts a large flock of international students amongst these travellers. London also offers many renowned institutions, including the Royal College of Art, Goldsmith's University, and Royal College of Music, which never let a student settle for anything less than perfect.

Best Student Accommodation in London

One of the most important things to do before moving abroad is to find a good, well-equipped student accommodation. Before you book your London student accommodation, look at different factors like distance from the university, location, nearby commute, etc. Amber has a very easy, fast, and streamlined process of bringing the best accommodations to you in just three easy, actionable steps. Amber is committed to providing you with the best student experience through its range of accommodation types, i.e. studios, flats, and other options for student accommodation in London. Our properties offered for London student accommodation are some of the best in the city. All the choices for student accommodation in London are catered to every student’s needs. Some of the best options for student accommodation in London are:

1. Axo Camden

2. IQ Tufnell House

3. IQ Shoreditch,

4. Bloomsbury Janet Poole House

5. Pacific Court

6. AXO Islington

7. AXO New Cross

8. Chapter Portobello

9. Helen Graham House

10. Goldsmith House

Cost of Living in London

London student accommodation is ideal for students due to the affordable cost. If you live in student accommodation in London offered by amber, you can save on your commute and many other bills.  Living in London could be expensive but careful assessments and planning can help students from spending extra pounds. For student apartments in London, it is recommended to have a budget of £1,000-£1,300 per month. Below is the breakdown of the monthly expenses in London:


1. Food: £400-£600/ month

2. Gas and electricity: £200-£280/ month

3. Internet & mobile phone: £120-£200/ month

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £200-£400/ month

5. Laundry: £100-£160/ month

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £80-£120/ month

7. Clothing: £200-£375/ month

8. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): £360-£600/ month

Student Travel 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 which ranges from all the zones in London, covering 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. The bus stops near the London student accommodation can help you travel daily to and from the student accommodation in London for just £3/ day. Hundreds of local bus stops are at every corner of the city, designed to cater to local and national travellers. 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 via cycling. Students can visit London's exclusive cycling areas like London's famous Jubilee Park & Garden.

Student Lifestyle and Living in London

With London's abundance of cultural institutions and academic offerings, its buzzing student life and global community, it's no wonder that the city has come out top. London is an excellent city to network and make connections with professionals around you. London is home to more than 1,27,000 international students. During your studies at university, there may be opportunities to work or intern for companies in your desired career. This is a great way to build upon your skills and develop your CV. 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 popular Thames Riverside, where students find astounding natural beauty that suits all Instagram lovers.


Meanwhile, exploring local shops and city malls can also leave students in awe of London's eateries, which offer a wide variety of cuisines and drinks from almost every corner of the world. Granaio Leicester Square—Italian Restaurant and Pizza Pilgrims Waterloo are two of London's most popular restaurants and takeout places if students crave a sufficient dining experience at affordable prices.

One can also enjoy a drink watching the city's football team match at Brewmaster or groove to the trendy disco beats in the vibrant clubs in The Roxy situated right next to the City Centre.


Most students prefer London student accommodation in the city centre. The Amber Student Accommodation website allows students to discover a wide range of housing options to make their stay satisfying.

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. Around 20 million tourists visit London every year. 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. Some of the renowned universities in the city include Imperial College London, University College London (UCL), King's College London, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), and Queen Mary University of London. 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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