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Roman House, Derby
Ultra Studio - Bedroom
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Roman House, Derby

Friar Gate, Derby, DE1 1AP, United Kingdom
0 mi from City Center
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Private fitness suite
Total service and security
bills included

About the Property


Roman House, Derby is one of the most popular and lavish student accommodation in Derby, providing students with a truly exceptional experience. Present near Bistrot Pierre Restaurant, you will find a wide range of stylish studios and two beds apartments on offer; all fully furnished with en-suite studio rooms and fitted kitchens. Roman House, Derby also offers students some of the largest bedrooms available to rent in Derby. High-speed Wi-fi throughout the building and all utility bills are included in the rent. Roman House, Derby Has some of the most amazing social spaces including chic modern furniture, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, plank vinyl flooring, in-unit laundry, premium views and so much more to balance your errands and academic life in the Derby student accommodation options. There are also communal study rooms for you to have a group study with your friends, bookable dining rooms and a beautiful urban view.

Derby College is at a 4-minute distance and Derby University is also nearby to the property that makes it a great student accommodation in Derby. You will find many Derby restaurants and bars in this popular area, not very far from Derby Collegiate Apartments. Many cities' retail and leisure hubs are near this and another popular road called Friar Gate. Furthermore, you can hop onto a train from Derby Central Train Station and visit nearby cities like Nottingham or catch a bus from a nearby Bus Stop which is only a short walk away from the property and Derby City Taxi Service is also present nearby the student accommodation. 

This property is not only spacious but also perfect for University students. Along with amazing amenities included in the bills, the staff here is very accommodating and helpful. The 24*7 assistance gives you a comfortable student life. Security services and CCTV makes your stay safe and secure. The peaceful surroundings and lively study room helps you in your studies. In all, Roman House, Derby student accommodation provides the best accommodation experience, to keep the right balance of study and social life.

What will you get

Common Amenities

On-site cinema
Social hub
Private fitness suite
Seminar rooms
High-speed broadband and Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policies (2)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.

Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's included in the 'inclusive rate'?

All utilities  electric, gas and water are included in the rent on a fair usage allowance with hot water available 24-hours per day.Heaters are controlled individually by the tenants in their rooms.High-speed internet and Wi-Fi throughout the building, including bedrooms and ethernet cable connection in bedroomsCouncil Tax  students are exempt from paying council tax, however some councils may charge tenants out of term time, therefore the tenant is liable for any council tax charges that may be incurred.Contents insurance is provided through Endsleigh insurance to cover your belongings for up to 10,000. 

Is there a TV?

A flat-screen TV with 40 channels is provided in most of their apartments and studios. Please check with the management team at your accommodation what is provided. If you've brought your own TV, you'll be pleased to hear that there's a TV aerial point in your bedroom, but please note, you are responsible for providing your own TV licence

Do I have to pay for a TV licence?

You will be responsible for providing a TV licence should you use a TV in your room/apartment.

Will I have internet in my room?

Broadband and Wi-Fi is available throughout the building, 24-hours a day.

How do I access the internet?

Wi-Fi is available throughout the accommodation. Wired connections are available via an Ethernet cable, and connected to the wall socket in your room simply open your web browser and follow the instructions. Upgrade options are also available. Internet is provided by third party companies and they have a 24-hour support line should you need it; details will be given out with the welcome pack.

Are kitchen essentials, bedding and towels included in my room?

You will need to provide your own bedding, kitchen equipment, towels etc. But, they know that being a student means there's a lot going on and a lot to organise. This is doubly true if you're coming from overseas. So you can buy these items from them to make settling into your home a little easier. You can choose one of their collections that cater for your exact requirement, from The Kitchen Collection which contains all the kitchen essentials through to The Luxury Collection which was curated for the ultimate in superior living. You don't even have to worry about unpacking it all. They will have it all made up and ready for your arrival so you can enjoy the way of living from the moment you walk through your door.

Will my room be cleaned?

Room cleaning is not included in your rent, so will be responsible for cleaning your room. If you're not a fan of doing the cleaning yourself, they offer a range of room cleaning services. You can choose from weekly, monthly, ad hoc and end-of-tenancy cleans.

Are the fitness suites and other social spaces free to use?

Many of their student accommodation properties have their own on-site fitness suites, as well as a whole host of additional social spaces. Access to these areas is free for residents whenever you like.

What do I have to pay and when?

In order to pay rent in three instalments, you will need to provide evidence of a guarantor based in the country of your accommodation, such as a family member or friend. The first rent instalment must be paid 10 days prior to your tenancy start date. Your second rent payment will be due in January, and your third and final rent instalment will be due in May. If you are unable to provide a guarantor in the country of your accommodation, your rent payment will need to be made a year in advance, in full, 10 days prior to your tenancy start date.

I am paying my rent in instalments, when are my payments due?

For those students paying in instalments, the rent payment dates are: * 1st instalment 10 days prior to your tenancy start date * 2nd instalment the following January * 3rd instalment the following May These can also be found on your tenancy agreement. Please note that they don't accept cash. Remember: if you have chosen to pay by repeat card transaction, please ensure that you have sufficient funds available in your account at least one working day prior to the rent due date.

I am paying my rent in full, when is my payment due?

If you are unable to provide a guarantor in the country of your accommodation, your rent payment will need to be made in advance, in full, 10 days prior to your tenancy start date.

I don't have a guarantor, can I still live in your accommodation?

Of course! If you are unable to provide a guarantor in the country of your accommodation, your rent payment will need to be made a year in advance, in full,10 days prior to tenancy start dates.

When can I move in?

Your accommodation will have a dedicated Move In weekend which coincides with the start of your tenancy. Details of this will be communicated closer to the time. Don't worry if you are not able to move in on the dedicated Move In weekend, you can still pick up your keys during office hours outside of this. Please just contact the helpful on-site accommodation team to let them know when to expect you and to ensure moving in is a hassle-free experience for you.

What documents do I need to check in?

Please ensure that, before you move in, you have * Paid your deposit * Signed your tenancy agreement * Paid your first rental instalment (or full rent if applicable). Please be aware, no keys will be issues to you if rent has not been paid. * Provided 1x photo ID and 1x proof of address for yourself (and your guarantor if applicable) * Provided 1x proof of Visa if required * Provided 2x passport photos and 1x proof of student status

What do I have to bring?

You will need to provide your own bedding, kitchen equipment, towels etc. If you have specific questions about what to bring, such as sizes for bedding, or whether to bring induction or standard pots and pans, please contact your on-site accommodation team.

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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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