amber-app
amber is better on the app
4.8 / 5 | 25K+ Downloads
Southampton Crossings, Southampton
Classic Studio - Bedroom
Common Area
Common Area
Common Area
+35
Trustpilot star
5.0
(3+ reviews)

Southampton Crossings, Southampton

Cumberland Pl, Southampton, SO15 2YU, United Kingdom
0 mi from City Center
( walk icon0 m
car icon0 m
train icon0 m )
View on Map
gym
laundry facility
bills included

About the Property

Southampton Crossings is a stylish student accommodation in Southampton that offers a range of en-suites and studios. The property is located within a 10-minute walk from Southampton Solent University and an 18-minute walk from City College, making it an ideal student housing. 

Features

Each en-suite/studio features a cosy bed with under-bed storage, a large desk and a chair, a spacious wardrobe, drawers, a shared Freeview TV, free high-speed WiFi, a private bathroom, a shared kitchen with amazing appliances such as a microwave, a toaster, a kettle, cutlery, crockery and glasses. A dishwasher is specifically available in 6-bedroom flats. Here you’ll have some of the best common amenities which include a common room with large TV and seating, a karaoke lounge, study rooms, games tables, a rooftop garden, bicycle parking with plenty of spaces, a laundry room with washing and drying facilities, a gym with cardio equipment and weights, free 200Mb wired internet, and a top floor private dining suite. 

Location and What's Hot?

The property is surrounded by many shops, pubs and restaurants. Spend weekends with your pals at Revolution Southampton and The Bedford. Or you can have your dinners at Soleto Bistro and Diego's Rotisserie. Visit popular tourist attractions such as East Park, SeaCity Museum and Houdini's Escape Room Experience - Escape Room Southampton. 

Commute

The property is well-connected to public transport in Southampton. Cenotaph (Stop HD) is the closest bus stop within a 2-minute stroll. Even to catch a train, you can reach the Southampton Central train station within a 10-minute walk.  

Distance

1. Distance to Solent University:


Private Transport - 2 min 

Walking - 4 min

   

2. Distance to University Of Southampton:


Private Transport - 11 min 

Walking - 30 min

   

3. Distance to City College Southampton:


Private Transport - 4 min 

Walking - 17 min

   

4. Distance to Totton College:


Private Transport - 14 min 


5. Winchester School of Art

30 mins - Public transport


6. Winchester University

30 mins - Public transport

What will you get

Bills Included

WiFi
Electricity
Water
Heating

Common Amenities

24/7 on-site staff with CCTV Coverage
Secure key card access
Lifts to all floors
Wheelchair accessible rooms available
Communal lounge
Fitness suite with cardio equipment & weights

Cancellation Policies (5)

  • Cooling off period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
    View
  • No visa no pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
    View
  • No place no pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.
    View

Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
    View
  • Payment instalment plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
    View
  • Mode of payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
    View

Frequently Asked Questions

Where does Management have accommodation?

They are based in university cities across the UK and Europe. 

Can I view a room before I make a booking?

To find out when they have viewings please contact the relevant management office. 

How do I cancel a booking?

If you cancel your contract before the contract begins, or you want to cancel and move out early, you will be subject to their Cancellations terms and charges.

Do I have to be a student to live at Management?

To take out a tenancy with them you need to be eligible for council tax exemption. This applies to all full-time students and some part-time students, if you are unsure your university or college should be able to advise you whether you are exempt.

Can I live with my friends?

When making your booking you can request to share with friends. They will not hold rooms for your friends, so it is up to you to make sure your friends apply at the same time as you so that they can try to place you in a flat together. Please be aware that they cannot guarantee allocations or preferences.

Can two people share a room with a double bed in it?

They offer dual occupancy in a limited number of studios. Please contact Reception via email for availability.

If I book by myself how will you allocate me a room?

They look at the room type you have requested, your year of study, gender and any other preferences. Property will try to allocate you to a flat that is suitable to your situation and preferences, however it is not always possible for them to meet your requests.

I have some requests for my room, will you guarantee them?

There is a section on your application form where you can state any preferences. Whilst they will do what they can to try to meet your requests, they cannot guarantee room type, flat type, location or the profile of the other residents in your flat.

Can I live at property for more than one year?

Yes, it is possible for you to stay at property throughout your studies. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis so be sure to re-book as soon as possible.

What are the terms and conditions of the tenancy agreement?

A copy of the standard tenancy agreement can be downloaded from website. All residents will receive a copy of their tenancy to keep upon arrival.

Can I cancel my contract before I move in?

If you cancel your contract before the contract begins you will be subject to their cancellation terms and charges. Cancellations will only be accepted upon receipt of a completed cancellation form. Contact properties main office to request a form.

Can I cancel my contract and move out early?

Once the contract has begun you are liable for the full tenancy as stated in the tenancy agreement. Here Cancellation terms and charges applied.

If I move out early what will happen?

If another tenant is found to take over your tenancy, management will agree to release you from your contract. You will be required to pay an administration charge. You must vacate your room and return the keys to the management office. You will be refunded any overpaid rent after you have moved out. This refund will be calculated based on the date the new tenant takes up occupation of the room not the date you move out. Should no replacement tenant be found for your room you will be liable for the rent for the duration of your tenancy agreement.

What do I need to bring with me on arrival?

Make sure you bring your accommodation booking confirmation with you as well as some form of ID. If you have been asked to bring any additional items when making your booking, make sure you have them with you as you will need to produce them before your keys will be issued.

Is there somewhere to park when I am unpacking?

Property has no parking available on site. There are many council-run car parks in the area along with a large Car Park located behind the building.

Will there be someone to collect my keys from?

Property has staff on site 24 hours a day. At the start of contract, they have extended opening hours and you are advised to arrive when the office is open. However, if you arrive when the office is closed, instructions outside their office will advise you how to contact the member of staff on duty.

What happens on move-in day?

You will be welcomed on arrival in their management office by a member of properties staff. You will be asked to provide any documents that are outstanding from you. Once the paperwork is complete you will be issued with your key and fob.

What if I am not happy with my allocated room or my flatmate?

Part of the university experience is meeting people from different backgrounds, interests and cultures. They hope that you will enjoy the diversity of university life, however should you be unhappy it is worth spending some time talking to your flatmates to try to come to some mutually agreeable solution. It is usually not possible for a room move, please speak to management if you have any problems and should someone else be in the same situation they may be able to swap rooms between residents. It is important to remember that moving to university is a stressful time and that initial teething problems are usually resolved within the first few weeks.

Will I be able to change rooms after I have arrived?

It is not usually possible to change rooms after you have arrived. All rooms are allocated on a 44 or 51 week contract and unless another resident also requests a room swap they would be unable to change your room.

Can I move in before my contract starts?

Please contact property for more information if you would like to move in early.

What cooking equipment is provided in my flat?

All flats come equipped with a toaster, kettle and a microwave. Students will need to provide their own pots, pans, cutlery, crockery and glassware.

Can I get bedding supplied?

Property provides a mattress; however additional bedding is not supplied. If you wish to contact the hall prior to your arrival, they will be able to advise if bedding can be bought on-site. Alternatively, you can purchase bedding packs prior to coming to University. 

Is there a telephone in my flat?

They do not provide telephones in the flats.

What Broadband packages are there?

A 100Mb Wi-Fi connection is provided to every room at property free of charge. Their provider also offers residents additional add-ons for TV, gaming and back-up. All residents wishing to use the internet services must sign up to the terms and conditions of use.

How do I connect to the internet?

You can connect via Wi-Fi or a Cat 5 patch cable. To contact ASK4 with pre-arrival queries or assistance when you move in, visit their website or call the support team.

Is a TV provided?

TVs are provided in the lounges of each flat and in all studios. There are TV’s within the Common Room. Please be aware the TV license is not provided, and flat mates will have to purchase this if they want to watch the TV.

What TV channels are provided?

Property has a selection of TV channels available on Freeview.

Are lifts provided in the building?

Yes, they have lifts that service the building here at property.

Where can I store my bike?

No bikes may be stored within the flats. Bike storage may be available on site, contact the Management Office for further information.

Can I bring a pet?

No pets of any type are permitted at property.

Is there always a member of staff on site?

Property is staffed 24-hours a day, 7 days a week by trained caretakers or security guards.

What are the opening hours of the Management Office?

The management office is open Mon-Thurs 9am to 6pm and on Fridays 9am to 5pm. Caretaking staff are onsite during weekends and bank holidays for reporting maintenance issues and collection of post, please knock on the office door for assistance.

What about security?

They provide 24-hour security with CCTV, electronic access control and a member of staff on site at all times. Their residents also have a responsibility for ensuring the site is kept secure and are asked to ensure the accommodation remains safe by not allowing access to non-residents and reporting anything suspicious to staff immediately.

How do I report maintenance?

Maintenance should be reported to the management staff during office hours and their caretakers will be informed. You are also given access to the online portal where maintenance jobs are able to be logged. For emergencies, contact the caretakers outside of office hours.

What happens once I have reported maintenance?

Your problems will be reported at reception and logged in their maintenance book and the caretaker will attend to make the necessary repairs as soon as possible. Occasionally, it will not always be possible to complete the repair on the first visit and a subsequent visit may be necessary. Repairs are responded to on a priority basis, please be aware that it may not be possible to attend to your problem the same day you report it, especially at busy times of the year.

How do I report emergency maintenance overnight or at weekends?

If you have a maintenance problem that needs urgent assistance when the management office is closed you should contact the member of staff on site. The phone number is provided within your welcome information and notice boards within your flat. The caretaker will respond to your problem and do whatever is possible to resolve the issue, but it may not always be possible to complete the repair out of office hours.

Where can I do my Laundry?

A laundry room with washers and dryers is available onsite. The facility is managed by Circuit Laundry. Information on how to report issues within the laundry room is displayed on posters within the room itself. More information on the equipment is also available within your welcome pack.

Where can I collect my post?

Post boxes are provided within the building and these can be accessed 24 hours a day Parcels and recorded mail will be signed for by property staff without liability.

Who is responsible for cleaning my flat?

It is the resident’s own responsibility to clean their rooms and they share responsibility for the communal area of the flat. Management staff will conduct flat inspections and you are expected to ensure that your room and flat is clean on these days. Failure to meet the required cleanliness standards will result in external cleaning contractors being brought in, the cost of which will be passed onto the resident(s). At the end of the tenancy the bedroom and flat must be returned in a good, clean condition to avoid cleaning charges, again it is the responsibility of all residents to ensure the kitchen and lounge are clean. The block stairways are regularly cleaned by properties staff.

Can I smoke at property?

Smoking is not permitted in any area within property; this includes bedrooms, stairways, communal areas and external courtyard areas. A designated smoking point will be made clear outside of the building.

Can I have guests to stay?

Occasional overnight guests are permitted provided your flatmates agree. All overnight guests must be signed in at reception for safety, security and so that staff know who is on site in the event of an emergency. You must accompany your guests at all times whilst they are on site and you are responsible for their behaviour.

Are there any guest rooms on site that I can book?

No, property does not have guest rooms.

Can my visitors park on site?

Parking is not available on-site.

Can visitors just walk in?

Their accommodation has secure fob only access at the main entrances to ensure that only residents have access to the site. Visitors will need to contact reception or yourself to gain access. All visitors should be signed in at reception, this is for reasons of safety, security and to ensure that in the event of an emergency, management know who is on site. Visitors must be accompanied by residents at all times whilst on site.

What if I have a complaint?

They hope that you never have any reason to be dissatisfied with the service they provide you. However, if you have any issues that you would like to bring up with them please contact a member of staff in your management office who will endeavour to resolve the problem for you.

I do not live in the UK – how can I pay my rent?

If you do not live in the UK and do not have a UK guarantor, you will need to pay for your rent in full. You can arrange to do this either by credit/debit card or bank transfer. Please be aware that if paying by bank transfer the bank will usually deduct charges from the amount you send them, and you will need to pay the amount due before you can move in.

Do I need a Guarantor?

All UK students will be required to provide a UK guarantor unless they are paying in full.

Can I pay my rent with my student loan?

Please note that they don’t wait on student loans here at property and payments will need to be made on the due dates.

What should I do if I am having financial problems?

If you are having financial difficulties, you should contact a member of the management immediately. Failure to do so could result in interest charges being added to your account if you fail to pay on the due dates as well as legal proceedings being started against you and, where applicable, your guarantor. Management staff can usually advise you of where to go to get additional financial help which will assist you in meeting your financial obligations.

Can I pay with foreign currency or travellers cheques?

Property cannot accept foreign currency or traveller’s cheques as payment. The safest and simplest way for international students to make a payment is by Credit/Debit card or bank transfer.

How can I find out how much I owe?

Contact a member of the management team who will be able to advise you of payment amounts and dates due.

What if I don’t pay?

If you don’t pay your rent daily interest may be added to the amount you owe to them. Your guarantor will be contacted and will be asked to pay the amount that you owe. Management will commence legal proceedings against any resident who fails to pay the rent due. These proceedings will also include action against the resident’s guarantor.

Do I need to pay council tax?

Provided you are a student in full-time education you will be exempt from council tax.

Do I have to pay any Utility bills?

Their rents are inclusive of electricity consumption up to the value of £300 per room. No charge is made for water consumption. No charge is made for the usage of Gas.

Is there a charge for the internet?

A 100Mb connection is provided to your room free of charge. Should you wish to upgrade to a faster connection you should contact their internet provider and payments can be made online.

Do I need a TV licence?

Property does not supply a TV licence for the television supplied in the lounge area of your flat you should purchase one prior to connecting the TV as detailed in your tenancy agreement. Should you bring a television for your bedroom or access TV through your internet connection you will need to arrange for a separate TV licence. Please contact TV Licensing for further details.

How do I make an insurance claim?

Contents insurance is automatically included with your rent. Management is working in partnership with Cover4insurance.com and their student insurance, Cover4Students, to provide some cover for the contents inside your room. You don’t need to do anything to activate this cover, but it is important for you to check and ensure that you fully understand the protection provided and whether it is sufficient for your needs. Visit website to: 

  • Check your level of cover
  • Review key exclusions and limitations
  • Check your policy excess
  • Learn how to make a claim
  • Extend and personalise your cover to protect additional items such as bicycles, musical instruments and photographic equipment

Should you wish to make an insurance claim, you will need to contact the insurance company directly.

What do I need to do before I move out?

You are expected to ensure that your room and flat are returned at the end of your contract in good condition. You must make sure that all areas within the flat are cleaned thoroughly and that all rubbish and unwanted items are removed from the flat to avoid any charges being incurred. Damage to the flat or missing items will be charged for in accordance with the publicised charges in reception. You must ensure that all outstanding invoices are settled prior to your departure. A final room and bedroom check will be completed at the end of the tenancy once the student has moved out and you will be notified and invoiced for any damages.

How do I return my keys?

During office hours, they should be returned to the management office. If you move out when the office is closed, you should put your keys in an envelope with your name and room number clearly marked on it and return them to the member of staff on duty.

Equality and Diversity?

They do not treat any person or group of persons applying for accommodation less favourably because of their race, colour, ethnic or national origin, gender, disability, appearance, age, marital status, sexual orientation or social status.

Can I park on site?

There is no parking available at property. The management team will be able to provide a list of local car parks for move in and move out days.

Can I decorate my room?

You are responsible for ensuring that you leave your room and flat in the same condition that is was given to you. You will be asked to complete and return an inventory to record the condition of your room upon arrival. Marks on the walls or furniture, including those caused by blu-tac, white-tac or pins will require painting once you have left and you may be charged in line with their advertised schedule of charges.

Can I purchase a washing machine/dishwasher for my room?

They do not allow large electrical appliances in the accommodation for the safety of the residents. They have a laundry room on site for residents to wash clothes and sinks are provided in communal kitchens for cleaning dishes.

What options are there for me to pay my rent by?

You can pay your rent via the online housing portal or bank transfer. You can choose to pay your rent in one payment on the due date they have in place before the contract starts, or you can choose to pay in 3 instalments on the due dates they have in place. If you choose to pay in instalments, all tenants will require a UK based Guarantor. The guarantor needs to be either in full-time employment, self-employed or in receipt of a state/private pension. Payments can also be made on a monthly basis; however, you will need to use Housing Hand as their trusted Guarantor Service.

Reviews (3)

star icon
5.0
(3 ratings)
You won't be charged yet

Student Accomodations in Southampton

Southampton Student Accommodation

Finding the ideal student accommodation in Southampton UK is not that difficult, but it is tiring. Students can find affordable and comfortable accommodation in Southampton options at a reasonable price with amber. Student flats in Southampton are located near many world-renowned universities like the University of Southampton, Southampton Solent University, the University of Winchester, City College Southampton, and Highbury College.


This city is divided into wards, suburbs, and other less formal areas with various parks and green areas, affordable Southampton student housing, bustling nightlife, annual summer festivals, and fun fairs. It makes this city an ideal spot for Southampton student housing. The property offers various suites, studios, rooms, and private housing. The city has everything, from comfortable student housing in Southampton to budget-friendly student housing. Student accommodation in Southampton UK also has short-term tenancy options for students like The Cavendish, Stanley Studios, Green Wood Court and more! With amber, booking student accommodation in Southampton UK is much easier!

About Southampton

Located in the southeastern part of England, Southampton is a port city in the English county of Hampshire. Diverse natural habitats and other metropolitan areas, including major UK cities such as London and Portsmouth, surround the city. Southampton is also one of the world's oldest cities, founded after the country's early mediaeval history. As the epicentre of the United Kingdom's economic, transportation, and cultural trade, the city also has an important economic sector and a high level of importance in the country.

Furthermore, Southampton shares borders with nearby popular cities such as Coventry, Birmingham, and Leicester, making Southampton a well-connected city. The city is said to be influenced by historical and modern economic and warfare history, allowing Southampton to enjoy a blend of the early nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The National Motor Museum, The Needles Landmark Attraction, New Forest National Park, and Paultons Park, Home of Peppa Pig World, are some of Southampton's most famous heritage sites and areas, attracting thousands of visitors annually.


In addition, among these visitors are a large number of international students. Southampton welcomes over 70,000 students each year, with international students accounting for 40% of the total, making it one of the most popular international education destinations in England. From science to engineering to the arts, fashion to psychology, Southampton is home to many advanced institutions, including Bournemouth University, the University of Reading, and the University of Surrey, which never accepts anything less than PERFECT.

Best Student Accommodation in Southampton

The daily necessities are enough to distress any student. Southampton student housing, however, is one of the primary necessities for students. And because each student has different needs, most choose a student-friendly area to live in while attending college. Amber offers a variety of Southampton student housing. The student properties in Southampton may be a bit of a tricky affair, but amber helps students find housing facilities with great ease. The Southampton student accommodations offered by amber are 100% safe and secure options of accommodation. When you book your Southampton student accommodation with us, you'll be provided with a booking executive. We even have 24/7 support for round-the-clock assistance. Some best student accommodations in Southampton UK are:

1. Orion Point, Southampton

2. Mercury Point, Southampton

3. Vita Student Portswood House, Southampton

4. High Street, Southampton

5. Vita Student Richmond House, Southampton

6. Sparkford House, Winchester

7. Hampton Square, Southampton

8. Crescent Road SO19, Southampton

9. Royal Crescent Road SO19, Southampton

10. Woolston SO19, Southampton

Cost of Living in Southampton

Navigating the cost of living for students in Southampton involves considerations such as accommodation expenses. Students can explore private housing for cost-effective living. There are a range of choices for budget-friendly student accommodation in Southampton UK, ensuring a comfortable stay. With a variety of housing solutions, including budget-friendly options, students can find suitable living arrangements for themselves. Here is a breakdown-

1. Food: £70-£150/month

2. Gas and Electricity: £20-£40/month

3. Internet & Mobile phone: £10-£30/month

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £10-£50/week

5. Laundry: £15-£25/month

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £10-£30/month

7. Clothing: £50-£75/month

8. Travel (Buses, Trams, and Trains): £60-£80/month

Student Travel Southampton

England's transportation system can be one of the most efficient globally. On the other side, Southampton is cleverly linked to every major transportation network, making it simple to get within walking distance of every university. The renowned Southampton Metrolink, buses, and taxis are just a few available transit choices for students in this city. To help you, we've included Southampton's main transit options along with their typical fares. Students must know that the prices can change depending on the day.

1. Ferry: The Southampton Ferry connects a wide range of ferry small river cruise systems. Southampton's local ferry system is one of the most exotic in the UK and provides an affordable mode of transportation for all young minds.

2. Train: A dedicated metro rail system serves the city's central railway station and all nearby city stations. These are train stations that are concisely connected. So you don't have to worry about weekend trips to nearby cities.

3. Bus: The city's bus network operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with over 100 buses running up and down the city. Students can take buses from the City Centre that connect to all of England's national highways. Hundreds of local bus stops are located throughout the city, catering to local and national travellers. Southampton's average bus fare is around £1-1.20 per day. You can also choose a 'SmartCities Card' travel pass, significantly reducing local transportation costs.

4. Cycling: Cycling is another way to get around the city. You can visit Southampton's exclusive cycling areas, such as the well-known Southampton Common.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Southampton

The city holds an esteemed reputation amongst international students regarding student life in Southampton. 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 famous Lepe Country Park, where you will find astounding natural beauty that suits all Instagram lovers.


The city centre makes for the perfect location for student accommodation in Southampton UK. While shopping in neighbourhood stores and city centres, you may be astounded by Southampton's restaurants, which serve a vast range of foods and beverages from practically every country. Thanks to Southampton's most well-known eateries and takeaway joints at affordable prices, your dining options will be plenty. Southampton is a very friendly, walkable city. Cycle routes and Unilink buses make it easy to get around town.

The best part about staying in student accommodation in Southampton UK is the calm, green spaces, which add to the quality of living as a student. The city is filled with beautiful parks and waterside walks. Southampton is known to be one of the UK's sunniest cities, so bring your summer wear! Southampton has a strong student community, so you know you will always have something to do! The Black Phoenix Pub and the exciting clubs in Popworld Southampton, directly near the City Centre, are great places to watch your city's football side play while sipping a beverage. With so many alternatives available, your stay won't be anything but fantastic!

Southampton Tourist Attractions

Southampton's growing reputation as a city break destination is no surprise, given its mix of culture, nightlife, and history. Southampton is a lovely town in Hampshire, England's south-east, known for its natural beauty, maritime heritage, and cultural highlights. Some of the most popular Leicester attractions are:

1. SeaCity Museum

2. Titanic Engineers' Memorial

3. Ocean Village

4. Solent Sky Museum

5. Mayflower Theatre

6. St. Mary's Stadium

Universities in Southampton

There are some of the best universities in Southampton, and amber offers quality student accommodations near these universities. They are:

1. University of Southampton

2. Southampton Solent University

3. University of Winchester

4. City College Southampton

5. Highbury College

amber-text
amber © 2023. All rights reserved.
amber-trustpilot
4.8/5 on Trustpilot
Rated as"Excellent"• 4700+ Reviews by students
Company
About
How it works
Refer a Friend
Group BookingsNew
List with usNew
Partner with usNew
CareersWe are hiring!
Blog
Podcast
Newsroom
Amber Plus
Media Mention
Ambassador
Scholarships
ExamsNew
Support
Contact
T&C
Privacy Policy
Sitemap
Contact us
Get the app
play storeapp store
Payment Options
payment-partners
Follow us on
app store
app store
twitter icon
pinterest icon