Roman House, Derby

Friar Gate, Derby, DE1 1AP, United Kingdom
per week
0.5 mi from City Center
( 9m. 6m. 5m)
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University of Derby - Britannia... | 0.5 mi
University of Derby | 1.2 mi
No Visa No Pay
Pay In Instalment
Social hub
Seminar rooms
Total service
bills included
On-site cinema
Cleaning routines

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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.

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

Cancellation Policies (3)

  • No Visa No Pay
    Free Cancellation if student visa is not secured
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.
  • Cooling Off Period
    This property does not offer cooling-off period.

Payment Policies (4)

  • Pay In Instalment
    This property offers 1, 4 flexible instalment plans.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
  • Guarantor Requirement
    Guarantor requirements and policy.

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

Choosing the right Derby student accommodation is a pivotal part of your university experience. Student accommodation in Derby offers several advantages compared to on-campus living, providing more independence, often more space, and the opportunity to immerse yourself in local culture.

Amber is your quintessential guide to finding the perfect student accommodation in Derby. The platform streamlines your search by aligning your Derby student accommodation preferences with the most suitable options available. From ensuite rooms to student flats in Derby, Amber lists a variety of room types to ensure you find a space that feels like home. Each accommodation for students in Derby is conveniently located, allowing for easy access to your university and the vibrant city life. You'll find an array of amenities designed for student living, including Wi-Fi, 24/10 security, study areas, and communal spaces.

Amongst the popular properties in the heart of Derby, you can consider Northgate House or 9 - PG Agard Street, both offering a contemporary living experience with all the amenities that cater to a student's lifestyle. By choosing amber to secure your accommodation, you're not just finding a place to stay; you're building the foundation for a successful and enjoyable time during your studies in Derby.

About Derby

Derby, a vibrant city located in the heart of England, boasts a rich tapestry of industrial heritage and contemporary innovation. With its roots tracing back to the Roman era, Derby has evolved from a market town into a hub for railway engineering and manufacturing, signifying its resilient and dynamic spirit. Today, Derby is esteemed for its contribution to the aerospace and automotive industries, reinforcing its position as an industrial powerhouse.

Students flock to Derby, drawn by its friendly community and excellent educational institutions. Though not featured on the QS Student Cities index, Derby's appeal to students is undeniable, supported by the presence of reputable universities.

In and around Derby, localities like Allestree and Littleover are known for their suburban tranquillity, offering a pleasant contrast to the city's bustling centre. Popular amongst students and professionals alike, these areas are dotted with parks, shops and excellent Derby student accommodation options.

Best Student Accommodation In Derby

Finding the perfect student accommodation in Derby can be a vital stepping stone for those embarking on their academic journey at nearby universities such as De Montfort University, The University of Nottingham (Sutton Bonington Campus), or Nottingham Trent University. Opting for Derby student accommodation off-campus provides an array of benefits, including greater independence, cost-effectiveness, and an immersive community experience. From the convenience of ensuite rooms to sociable student halls and private studio apartments, options cater to a variety of preferences and needs, all aiming to enhance the university life experience.

These accommodations for students in Derby come with essential amenities and are situated within easy travelling distance to your university, ensuring a balanced student lifestyle. Below, explore the top-rated options for student accommodation in Derby:

1. Northgate House

2. 9PG - Agard Street

3. The Croft

4. Roman House

5. Progressive House

6. Agard Street

Cost Of Living

Derby, a vibrant student city in the UK, offers various educational opportunities and experiences to young scholars. Understanding the cost of living in Derby is crucial for students who are considering or planning to attend universities in the area. It impacts their budgeting, financial planning, and lifestyle choices. On average, the cumulative monthly cost of living in Derby could amount to around £800 - £1100/month, depending on individual lifestyles and accommodation choices.

1. Food & Groceries: £150-£250/month

2. Transportation: £55-£65/month

3. Utilities (including electricity, heating, cooling, water, and garbage): £40-£60/month

4. Clothing: £25-£50

5. Sports & Leisure: £30-£50

Student Travel Derby

Navigating around the vibrant city of Derby is remarkably stress-free for students, thanks, in part, to the array of affordable and accessible transport options available. When you're staying in Derby student accommodation, you'll find that getting to lectures, exploring the city, or planning a quick getaway is simply a breeze. Here's a brief look at how students can travel near their accommodation in Derby.

The city offers a robust public transport system, which includes:

1. Buses

Derby has an extensive bus network, connecting the city centre with residential areas and other towns. The buses run frequently, and students can take advantage of reduced fares with a student travel card. Tickets can be as low as £1.20, and day passes allow unlimited travel, providing a cost-effective way to get around.

2. Metro

While Derby itself doesn't have a metro system, it is well connected by train to nearby cities that do, such as Nottingham. Students can get to Nottingham in around 30 minutes for a fare of about £6, depending on the time of day and the type of ticket purchased.

3. Cycling

Derby is known for being a bike-friendly city, with plenty of safe cycle paths and bike storage facilities. Cycling is a popular option among students because it's free, environmentally friendly, and a great way to stay fit.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Derby

Derby, a city renowned for its harmonious blend of history and contemporary culture, presents an ideal setting for student living. As a place that takes pride in ensuring safety and offering a holistic academic atmosphere, students who choose Derby can expect a quality of life that is conducive to both their studies and personal well-being. Setting up a home in Derby student accommodation places learners in a city with a heart full of warmth and an exciting student community. The city brims with popular student hangouts within easy reach of Derby student accommodation. In Derby, green spaces such as the picturesque Markeaton Park provide a lush escape from the hustle of university life. At the same time, the neighbouring Derby Arboretum – England's first public park – is perfect for leisurely walks or quiet study sessions outdoors. Cultural activities are also plentiful, with annual music festivals like the Derby Folk Festival offering entertainment and a chance to indulge in the city's artistic flair. Students have the opportunity to immerse themselves in a community that celebrates creativity and social connection. Life in Derby is not just about academic pursuits; it's an enriching journey of discovery, leisure, and networking. Derby student accommodation situates students at the intersection of serene living and vibrant student dynamics, promising an unforgettable chapter during their university years.

Derby Tourist Attractions

Whether you are a history buff, nature lover, or art enthusiast, Derby's tourist spots provide a perfect backdrop to your academic journey. Discover the captivating blend of sights that make Derby a favourite destination among visitors.

1. Derby Cathedral

2. Derby Museum and Art Gallery

3. Calke Abbey

4. Pickford's House

5. Derby Arboretum

6. Markeaton Park

7. Quad

8. Pride Park Stadium

9. Derby Silk Mill

10. Kedleston Hall

Universities in Derby

Recognised as a vibrant educational hub, Derby is home to a number of prestigious universities, attracting students from across the globe. Whether you are seeking excellent academic facilities or a rich cultural experience, Derby's institutions provide it all.

1. Leicester College

2. De Montfort University

3. Loughborough College

4. Loughborough University

5. The University of Nottingham (Sutton Bonington Campus)

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