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Progressive House, Derby
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Apartment - Bedroom
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Progressive House, Derby

Babington Ln, Derby, DE1 1SX, United Kingdom
0 mi from City Center
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About the Property

A high-end city centre student accommodation containing 108 studio apartments

The studio apartments are; spacious, quirky and promote a high-end style of living.

All bills included (Gas, Water, Electric, Internet)

Surrounded by local bars, restaurant's, study spaces, gyms and shops located at the Derbion.

What will you get

Common Amenities

Communal Washer / Dryer Facilities
Local Bars
Study Space

Cancellation Policies (1)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property offers cooling-off period.

Payment Policies (5)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.

Frequently Asked Questions

When should I book?

You should book well in advance to avoid disappointment. We do accept late bookings, however, this is based on availability which may be limited. Most accommodations have great offers which can be availed by early booking, we suggest booking your ideal accommodation as soon as possible!

Can I make group bookings?

Yes depending on the property type, we accept group bookings, please contact us to discuss availability.

Does Amber charge any service fees?

Amber will help you book the property as per your requirements. No- we do not charge you for our services, unless specified others.

How do I cancel a booking?

You can cancel your booking before the contract begins as per the cancellation policies mentioned on our page. Do read through the property's cancellation policies, get in touch with us to know more.

Are Bills Included?

Yes, Bills are Included.

Guarantor information: if you only allow UK guarantors, are international or online guarantors like housing hands acceptable? What do you need from guarantor?

UK-based, must pass credit & ID check. UK based companies such as those mentioned are acceptable.

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Student Accomodations in Derby

Derby Student Accommodation

Finding appropriate student accommodations in Derby can be a tiring task for students. Amber solves the student's problems and gives them the liberty to choose from 5000+ housing options. Derby comes from the central region of the UK and gives the students living in Derby the proper blend of the city landscape and high street stores. The place is also home to many historical and architectural collections. Universities like Derby College and the Derby University are present here that students attend. Moreover, there are many student accommodations near Derby University.

Private student accommodations in Derby are comfortable with all the modern conveniences. Our Derby student accommodations come with plenty of amenities and facilities for the residents to use and enjoy. There are also many different kinds of rooms proffered at the Derby student accommodations, like ensuites, shared rooms and studios. One of the biggest upsides of the Amber private student accommodation in Derby is the proximity to the top universities to make the commute easy and minimal. The students living in Derby relish nature in the parks during the daytime and enjoy themselves at the bars and pubs at night. The place is safe and secure for international students and supports diversity and cultural differences. The cost of living is comparatively low and provides an excellent base for the students.

About Derby

Derby is a welcoming place for newcomers and international students. It is the unitary authority place of England. The city was established by Romans and later captured by Anglo-Saxons. Initially, Derby experienced recognition as an Industrial area and had an essential place in the Industrial era. It is known for manufacturing, especially in textile and engineering. Rolls-Royce, Bombardier, and Toyota are a few companies that Derby is home to.  The place has a rich history with marvellous art and culture. Visitors and students living in Derby get access to the magnificent museums, one of which is the art collection by the artist Joseph Wright, who used to live there in the 18th century. The students living in Derby also get to enjoy the adventurous nightlife in Derby. There are a number of clubs, bars, pubs and restaurants to explore and spend time at. There is also an amazing sports culture here, with many teams calling Derby home. Derby County Football Club is one of the oldest football clubs in England. Derby also has beautiful green spaces and parks like Peak District National Park, perfect for walking, cycling and even horseriding. Shopping is also very popular here with so many different shopping centres to choose from to shop till you drop. The student accommodations in Derby have a lot of modest and comfortable housing like Iron Gate, Forest Rise, The Croft, Flewitt House and many other options.

Best Student Accommodations In Derby

Derby is a safe place for the students to live in and also comes with many leisure options to refresh and enjoy. Amber student accommodations are in the prime location of Derby, the perfect distance from the top universities. Many different kinds of rooms are offered, like ensuites, non-ensuites, shared rooms, single rooms, studios and much more. All the rooms offered by amber come fully furnished with top-quality interiors. There are also many amenities offered by the Derby student accommodations, like comfy beds, common rooms and much more. Following are some of the best student accommodations in Derby.

1. The Holt, Loughborough

2. William Morris Halls, Loughborough

3. The Cube, Loughborough

4. Waterways, Loughborough

5. Flewitt House, Beeston

6. Bonington Student Village, Nottingham

7. Mooregate House, Nottingham

8. Agard Street, Derby

9. The Croft, Derby

10. Northgate House, Derby

Cost Of Living

The student accommodations in Derby include all the bills and facilities provided. Derby is one of the most inexpensive places to live in the United Kingdom. It is recommended that the students living in Derby have at least a budget of £900 to £1500 per month to survive in this city. Following is a rough estimate of student expenditure to get a rough idea.

  1. Food and beverages: £65 to £100 per week
  2. Mobile bills: £20 to £50 per week
  3. Dining: £45 to £95 per week
  4. Entertainment and leisure: £20 to £50 per week
  5. Transportation: £80 to £100 per week
  6. Laundry: £20 to £35 per week
  7. Stationery and Course books: £25 to £80 per month

Student Travel Derby

Derby has become increasingly popular with students, so the transport may confuse the new arrivals. Derby has a very well-connected and wide network of public transport. There are many public transportation systems in Derby, such as minibuses, taxis, buses and trains. Students can travel anywhere around the city by bus and train in Derby. The city has a good and active transport system. The bus is the most preferred mode of transport for students living in Derby.

1. Bus: Buses cover almost every corner of the city and enable students living in Derby to explore and learn more about the city. University Bus Park is the nearest bus station to the University of Derby. The bus network is widespread and convenient. There are many student passes and discounts available for students with valid IDs.

2. Train: The trains can be preferred if you want to travel out of the city or far places. The bus station and the city centre are just 5 minutes away from the train station in Derby. Trains are fast but are a little more expensive than buses. Students with valid IDs can avail of many student cards and discounts.

3. Cycling: Students can also travel by cycling if they do not want to go on buses and trains. Cycling is eco-friendly for getting around and can also help you get your daily workout in. There are many places students can rent bikes from, and bike lanes are also present in Derby for the people cycling to use.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Derby

Every year, around 2000 international students from different countries come to Derby to pursue education. Derby is a place which gives a lot of freedom to the students when it comes to enjoying and partying. Student accommodation Derby makes it possible by providing a home away from home. Derby Square is a place which is just 9 minutes away from the University of Loughborough. Derby student accommodations also provide luxurious studious like Kingfisher Halls, with all the modern amenities where no one will invade your privacy.

Derby is an affordable city compared to other cities in the UK. The place is surrounded by the Peak District National Park, where you can enjoy nature and explore the place. Derby Arboretum is the first public park in Britain with a lot of trees and is a great place to relax and enjoy nature. Activities like running, cycling and horseriding are all popular. Many museums in Derby take you back in time, such as the Derby Museum and Art Gallery and the Museum of Making at Derby Silk Mill. Derby is also an excellent place to enjoy the nightlife. You can enjoy yourself in the bars and pubs in central Derby with a wide range of dining options. Derby has a very buzzing and busy vibe. There are also many shopping centres to go to so you can shop till you drop and get everything you want.

Derby Tourist Attractions

Tourists, international students and visitors have a lot to explore in the city. The place is vibrant and safe for everyone. There are a lot of Derby Student Accommodations as well so that the students do not have to worry about housing and bills and can enjoy the place thoroughly. The most popular derby tourist attractions are:

1. Darley Park,

2. Pickford’s House,

3. Derby Cathedral,

4. East Midlands Aeropark,

5. Locko Park, Derbion mall,

6. Pride Park Stadium,

7. Derby Theatre

Universities in Derby

There are a lot of prestigious universities in Derby where students from all over the world come to study and get international exposure. With amazing quality of education and top-notch faculty, it’s no wonder Derby has a large student population. Following are some of the best universities in Derby:

  1. Derby College
  2. University Park Campus
  3. University of Nottingham
  4. The University of Nottingham International College
  5. Nottingham Trent University (Clifton Campus)
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