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St Davids, Swansea

New Cut Rd, Swansea, SA1 2DN, United Kingdom
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0.5 mi from Swansea
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University of Wales Trinity Sai... | 0.5 mi
Swansea University | 2.1 mi
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About the Property

Perfectly situated at New Cut Rd, Swansea, SA1 2DN, United Kingdom, St Davids Swansea stands as a top choice for those pursuing their educational dream. It offers a selection of room types tailored to meet students' needs, ranging from ensuites to studios. Student accommodation at St Davids is conveniently located close to notable academic institutions, including Swansea University Bay Campus, Swansea University, and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Swansea Campus), contributing to its wide appeal among students.

Swansea, a scenic coastal city renowned for its academic excellence and vibrant cultural scene, offers a perfect backdrop for St Davids Student Roost. This Welsh gem is home to a dynamic student population, providing an enriching environment dotted with historical landmarks, modern amenities, and picturesque landscapes. Swansea's reputation for higher education is bolstered by its universities, which regularly garner recognition for their outstanding performance and innovative research. In addition to its cultural offerings, Swansea's natural beauty is a major draw. The city's stunning coastline and nearby islands provide ample opportunities for outdoor activities and relaxation. Whether exploring the scenic beaches, delving into the rich history, or enjoying the city's modern amenities, Swansea offers something for everyone. Swansea's blend of history, culture, and natural beauty makes it a unique and appealing destination. The city's resilience and vibrant spirit are evident in its thriving artistic scene and the welcoming atmosphere created by its residents. Whether you're visiting its educational institutions, cultural festivals, or simply enjoying the picturesque waterfront, Swansea promises an unforgettable experience. Living in this city, students at St Davids Swansea apartments enjoy not only top-tier academic opportunities but also an immersion in a locale steeped in history and cultural significance - all within reach of breathtaking beaches and urban conveniences.

Features

St Davids Swansea provides well-appointed room types such as bronze, silver, gold ensuites and bronze studios designed for comfort and functionality. Each room features a small double bed, offering a cosy space for restful nights. The convenience of an ensuite bathroom, complete with shower, toilet, and basin, ensures privacy and ease. Store your belongings in the provided wardrobe and chest of drawers, keeping your living space tidy and organised. A desk and chair create an ideal study area for focused work on assignments or exam preparation. Stay connected with high-speed WiFi available in every room at St Davids Swansea, allowing you to easily access online resources or keep in touch with friends and family.

St Davids student accommodation boasts an impressive array of common amenities to enhance your university living experience. Keep fit at the gym, and when laundry day comes around, make use of the coin-operated communal laundry facilities. Cyclists can safely store their bikes in the dedicated bike storage area. For academic pursuits, a quiet study area is available to help you focus on your work. Unwind in the cinema room or socialise with peers in the entertainment area. Vending machines offer quick snacks and drinks for those busy days. Your safety and comfort are prioritised with 24-hour on-site staff, CCTV surveillance, and a controlled access gate, providing a secure environment for all residents at St Davids Swansea.

Location and What's Hot?

St Davids Swansea provides a fantastic base for students looking to immerse themselves in the city's rich cultural heritage. Swansea University, Swansea University Bay Campus, and the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Swansea Campus) offer world-class higher education and are just within the vicinity of this amazing Swansea student accommodation.

As a resident of St Davids Swansea, you'll have plenty of dining options to satisfy your culinary cravings. Enjoy fresh brews at local cafes, or dine in style at some of the finest restaurants in the city. Channel your inner foodie with visits to popular restaurants like Slater's, indulge in the casual vibe at The Perch Swansea, or experience the lively atmosphere at The River House. If you're in the mood for some quick grocery shopping, Tesco Express and Sainsbury's Local are just outside your door, ensuring your pantry is never empty. Health care is also accessible with Morriston Hospital ready to attend to your medical needs. To unwind after a busy day of studies, picturesque parks like Victoria Park and Cwmdonkin Park offer the perfect green oasis. Swansea's stunning coastline, with the scenic Swansea Bay, beckons for strolls and weekend adventures. Cultural enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to landmarks such as the Dylan Thomas Centre and Swansea Museum. If you're searching for entertainment or a night out with friends, you can catch the latest films at Vue Cinema Swansea or challenge your pals to a game of bowling at Tenpin Swansea. Life at St Davids Swansea is designed to cater to both your academic and lifestyle preferences. With everything you might need just a walk away, this property doesn't just offer a room; it provides a whole new experience in one of Swansea's most sought-after areas.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What room types do you have?

Whether you want to share with friends, or have your own private Studio, our Property offer a great selection of room types for everyone. Our rooms range depending on where you decide to book and you can view these through our individual property pages. For more information, please visit our About Property page.

What communal spaces do you have?

They know making new friends is a must! That’s why they offer great communal spaces where you and your neighbours can get to know each other. Facilities are site specific however each property guarantees a fun-packed and fully inclusive social calendar for all our students to enjoy, all year round… free of charge! Visit our individual property pages to find out what each Property has to offer.

What if I have a disability or special requirements?

Property’s top priority is making sure you have a comfortable and safe stay, so please declare any medical information or disabilities on your application. All properties offer rooms types with additional and accessible facilities. When creating your application, please make sure you tick the ‘DDA’ box and enter in as much detail as possible so our teams can ensure you reserve the most suitable Property for your requirements.

Some studio rooms offer dual occupancy - can my friend come to live with me?

Yes! Check with the property whether your studio room is eligible for dual occupancy. Please note that dual occupancy is subject to a rental increase of £25 per week and both individuals who occupy the room must be students.

What is the difference between bronze, silver, gold and platinum rooms?

How big it is. Specifically the floor space. Each room has the same furniture, features, and decor, but it will differ in size. There are some exceptions; at John Bell House for example, the rooms are categorised using a mix of reasons such as location and layout as well as size. Some rooms look and feel bigger/smaller because of their shape so they’ve taken this into consideration when categorising them.

Can I change rooms if I don’t like mine?

It would be possible if someone drops out or someone else wants to swap with you. Please contact your property team and they will do their best to accommodate your needs. Remember that all rooms are effectively the same apart from the floor space.

Do they provide the TV license in the shared flat kitchen?

Property do not provide any TV Licenses for the studios or shared flats so you’ll need to register for your own TV licence.

How close is my accommodation to the university?

All of the properties are in convenient, central, locations. Whether it’s close to your campus depends on where you’re studying! Check out the relevant property page on this website or get in touch with the on-site property team for details. All of our cities have excellent transport links and secure bike storage if you don’t fancy walking.

What should I bring with me to live at a property?

Bedding is not provided unless included in an offer (check with the relevant property team or Ts & Cs), so bring a sheet to cover the mattress, a duvet and pillows. Information about bed sizes can be found on the room pages. You can get a bedding pack, kitchenware or bathroom accessories before your arrival from UniKitOut, a UK based company that will deliver your items before your check-in date. This will be delivered to your room or the property reception desk ready to use from day one of your arrival (if items are ordered before the deadline).

What is covered by my insurance policy?

They understand students have a limited budget so Endsleigh have launched brand new, unique student insurance options. They have been designed to cover the risks that you may encounter whilst living in student accommodation and away from home. Your contents. Covered. By partnering with Endsleigh, the No.1 student insurance provider, they’ve arranged contents insurance for all our students staying with us in our residence at no cost to you. It is important all students confirm their cover to ensure you understand what is and isn’t covered. Plus you’ll also be entered into a prize draw specifically for residents, courtesy of Endsleigh! Visit confirm your cover to see: What is and what isn’t covered Key exclusions - where cover isn’t provided Policy excess – the amount you pay when you make a claim How to make claim Personalise cover.

What counts as an act of anti-social behaviour?

Anti-social behaviour can be any behaviour that causes, or may cause, distress, nuisance, annoyance, alarm or harassment to other residents, Property team members, contractors, visitors to the property or the wider community. For example, playing loud music late at night, using illegal drugs, smoking in your flat or using threatening or abusive language towards other residents or Property team members. There are specific obligations in your tenancy agreement addressing anti-social behaviour that you must comply with. Failure to do so is a breach of your tenancy. They are: Not to cause, or allow visitors to engage in, anti-social behaviour, which means any conduct causing or capable of causing a nuisance or annoyance to the Landlord, other occupiers, neighbours or people engaging in lawful activity within the locality. Examples of anti-social behaviour include (but are not limited to) not properly disposing of rubbish and inconsiderate use of the property, as well as more serious problems such as noise, violent and criminal behaviour, the supply and use of controlled drugs and intimidation, harassment or victimisation on the grounds of a persons’ race, sex (gender), sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief, pregnancy or maternity status, or socio-economic status. And Not to cause any nuisance, offence, disruption, harassment, annoyance or persistent disturbance to others.

How do I report an act of anti-social behaviour?

Property teams are available 24/7 to support you with any concerns around anti-social behaviour in your property. You can contact us via our property telephone, live chat or email or speak to one of the team in reception. They can then take appropriate action. This might include speaking to the resident(s) in question about the obligations in their tenancy agreement and the effect of their behaviour on others, or informing their guarantor, university or other authorities. If you witness an incident where there is immediate risk to others, you should alert emergency services by ringing 999 immediately.

Where do I access relevant support if I have been affected by an act of anti-social behaviour?

Property teams will be able to guide you to the support available within your area. They have great links with student services at the university and the local police. They would also encourage you to contact a family member or friend for additional support. (Student Minds is the UK’s student mental health charity. Their website is a great source of information and advice. Your property team, and student services will also have further signposting guidance that can support you during your time at university.)

How do I book with my friends?

Property welcomes group bookings of any size! When using the Book Now option, please make sure you tick you are part of a group. If you are the first, they’ll ask you for the names and email addresses for everyone in your group (so come prepared!). Your friends will then be invited to register with our website too! When all applications are received, our Property Teams will ensure you are offered the perfect Property for you to rule! Just to note when it comes to dual occupancy in studio rooms, both individuals who occupy the room must be students.

Can I arrive earlier than my tenancy start date?

Early arrivals are possible depending on the availability of the room you have booked. If you wish to arrive earlier than your tenancy start date, please contact the property team. They will do their best to accommodate your needs.

When do we have to pay deposit?

When you accept your booking you’ll need to pay your deposit.

Do you do flexible tenancies/semester lets?

Many of our properties offer flexible tenancies. Visit the relevant property page on this website or get in touch with the property team for details.

When rent is due, does it come out as a direct debit?

Rent does not come out of your bank automatically. You have to log on to your Property portal to set up your payment, or you can pay by card at reception. They do allow bank transfer but this is usually only in special cases, they prefer the first two options. You will choose your payment plan when booking.

Can I sublet (tenancy takeover) to/ from my friend?

No, you are not permitted to sublet any part of your accommodation, as per your accepted tenancy agreement. If you need to move out early, you should contact the reception team to discuss the option of a tenancy takeover.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit payment is uploaded into a deposit protection scheme until you check out. This will be returned to you after your tenancy end date based on a successful check-out inspection (i.e. no damage or cleanliness related issues).

What is a guarantor and why do I need to provide one?

Your guarantor is a person who agrees to pay your rent or make other payments due under your tenancy agreement if you are unable to. They’re standard practice for rental accommodation, particularly for students. they will only contact your guarantor if there is a delay in payment or they are concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with. Your guarantor should be over 18 years of age. They should be in full time employment and a homeowner and/or renting accommodation. Property welcomes international guarantors.

What does my guarantor need to do when I book?

They’ll send your guarantor a separate form to fill in once you’ve made your booking and provided their details. They’ll need to complete this form to prove they are eligible. If your guarantor needs to see a copy of this form before you book, then they can ask a team member in your property, who’ll be happy to provide a copy to read in advance. They’ll also be able to answer any questions that you or they have about this document.

What happens if they don’t or can’t sign the form?

If the person a resident names as a guarantor would prefer not to sign the agreement or isn’t eligible to act as a guarantor, they ask them to nominate someone else. If they’re not able to find a guarantor, they’ll then discuss this with the resident, they may need to cancel the booking, or they may be able to agree with the resident that because of their individual circumstances the tenancy agreement can proceed without a guarantor.

When might you contact my guarantor?

Unless you’ve asked us to notify them of other issues, they’ll only contact your guarantor if there’s a delay in payment or they are concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with. Typically delays in payment will relate to rent, but it would also cover issues like any damages to your room that haven’t been paid for. More information is explained in the agreement they’ll send to your guarantor.

Can my parent/guarantor ask questions about my tenancy on my behalf?

If you’ve signed a tenancy agreement with us, they will communicate with you directly. They’ll only contact your guarantor if there’s a delay in payment, if they’re concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with, or if you’ve specifically given your consent for us to discuss your tenancy with a named third party. However, they can provide general information about our tenancies and processes.

How to pay?

Here at Property, they believe in being flexible. That means you get the choice on how you pay your rent. You can choose from annual, termly and monthly payment plans across the year. And don’t worry, they’re different! Your instalment dates will never fall before your student finance and there’s no small fee when checking in.

Does this property have any certifications or accreditation?

Yes, the property is registered with ANUK and National code. The Accreditation Network UK is a central resource for tenants, landlords and scheme operators interested in accreditation of private rented housing.

How do I report maintenance issues?

Sometimes things fail to work. You might experience an issue with your heating or hot water, or simply just need a light bulb changing. Don’t worry, They are here to help! Each property has its own on-site Maintenance Team who are only too happy to get things fixed as quickly as possible. If you experience a maintenance issue, please see your friendly team at reception and they will take down the relevant details and have the Maintenance Team take a look ASAP! If you experience an issue out of hours, their on-site night owls will be able to assist. While they try to resolve any issue as quickly as possible, they sometimes require the assistance of an external contractor. If that’s the case, they will let you know. All emergency repairs are tended to within 4 hours.

What speed is my broadband and how many devices can I connect?

Bandwidth speeds, together with the number of devices that can be connected, are detailed below. Please note that the bandwidth speed detailed below is “up to” the stated wireless speed. Provider:ASK4Devices:6Bandwidth (Wireless Speed MB): 100Bandwidth (Wired Speed MBps): 200 You may find your broadband speed varies during the time of day, for example during the peak time of 7pm to 11pm or there may be other factors affecting your speed (e.g. uploads running in the background, security features performing scans etc). However, upon check-in you will receive details on how to contact the internet provider directly so that they may be able to troubleshoot any problems. Your personal Wi-Fi connection is available in your flat. If you wish to connect to Wi-Fi in common areas, please contact your reception team who will be able to give you the guest log-in details.
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Student Accomodations in Swansea

Swansea Student Accommodation

Swansea is a relatively affordable city. Numerous options for student accommodation Swansea will not majorly impact your overall budget. If you are looking for suitable accommodation, Swansea has several options, including studios, ensuites, and shared student lets Swansea. The student halls Swansea provided by amber ensures top-notch amenities, a simple process for you. It aims to make the hunt for private student accommodation Swansea as easy for you as possible. The options for student rooms in Swansea are close to The University of Wales Trinity Saint David & Swansea University.

Finding suitable student houses Swansea can be difficult, but not impossible. With amber, you can find the ideal student housing in Swansea that meets your needs. Some of our best student apartments Swansea are Ty Nant Swansea, Oldway Centre Swansea, Crown Place Swansea, and many more. You can select a wide range of configuration types from the available student accommodation Swansea. Unlike any other city in England, booking student accommodation Swansea is much easier. However, with an increasing student population in the town, finding student housing in Swansea that meets both preferences and budgets has become more complex.

About Swansea

Swansea, Wales’ second-largest coastal city, is a captivating waterfront hub renowned for its beautiful beaches and islands. Steeped in history, the city's unique architecture and education offerings add to its allure. Now, it bustles with creativity, hosting vibrant festivals and art events year-round. Living in Swansea student accommodation, you will be close as a heartbeat to the warmth of the city. Students in Wales and the UK flock to Swansea for its legendary nightlife centred on Wind Street and the recently developed SA1 area, it is a must for any visitor.

Home to top-notch universities like Swansea University, The University of Wales, Trinity Saint David, and Trinity College, the city attracts around 20,000 students annually. The pleasant climate and scenic surroundings enrich campus life. Swansea's future looks promising, with tech-led businesses settling in, like the Kingsway Digital Village, fostering an entrepreneurial culture. Embrace the vibrant environment, performing arts, live music venues, and numerous festivals. There are so many things to explore in this city, including the National Waterfront Museum, The Egypt Centre, The Glynn Vivian Art Gallery, the Swansea Grand Theatre, Clyne Gardens, and the Swansea Market. Most interestingly, all the options provided by us for Swansea private student accommodation are in close proximity to all the important places of interest. Students will also find an array of happening cafes, eateries, shopping centres, art galleries, museums, and green spaces near the student housing in Swansea.

Best Student Accommodation in Swansea

Booking student accommodation Swansea should be an utmost priority for students planning to move here. But, before hitting the book now button, you must consider the three factors that make up an ideal student accommodation Swansea: i.e. accessibility, location, & convenience. In terms of accessibility, student accommodations must be close to the student’s university at an ideal distance of walking or short commute. In terms of convenience, you must see if the student lets Swansea meet the common standards of basic amenities like WiFi, adequate water, electricity, lighting, comfortable beds, tables, chairs, etc. Lastly, location also plays a huge role in deciding your choice of accommodation; most accommodations should be located in or near the bustling areas of the city, which are close to some grocery stores, hospitals, restaurants, tourist attractions, etc. Here are the best student halls Swansea.

1. Ty Nant

2. Crown Place

3. St Davids

4. True Swansea

5. Oldway Centre

6. Boutique Student Living

7. Coppergate

8. Serene

Cost of Living in Swansea

Budget & cost of living are a huge concern when moving to a new city or abroad. Swansea is a very affordable city for students due to the affordable choices for student accommodation Swansea. You can estimate a budget of £2,000 monthly. The monthly expenses include groceries, going out, commuting, and others. Here is a list of monthly expenses as a student living in Swansea student accommodation by amber:

1. Food and Groceries: £200 to £300/ month

2. Mobile: £20 to £40/ month

3. Transportation: £50 to £100/ month

4. Clothes and Toilet Essentials: £30 to £50/ month

5. Miscellaneous: £50 to £100/ month

Student Travel Swansea

Several modes of transportation make Swansea an accessible & transport-friendly city! The town provides buses, rails, highways, canals, and carpooling services. The bus is the most commonly used mode of transportation. As a student, you can acquire a student pass, which can get you discounts on rail and bus tickets. Most of our choices for student accommodation Swansea are directly connected to these links. Here are some of the best transport options in Swansea:

1. Bus: Cymru is one of the leading bus services that operates in the city. South Wales Transport, Lewis Coaches, First Call Travel, and DANSA all run routes in the city, most of which serve Swansea bus stations. Adults must pay £4.70 per trip, while MetroCard users will pay £4.20. You can also choose a Swansea PlusBus bus pass, significantly reducing local transportation costs. You can take the Swansea bus station, Bus Station (Stand C) bus stop, and High Street Station bus station near the student rooms in Swansea.

2. Train: Swansea Railway Station is the city's central railway station and is near the Swansea student accommodation we offer. Four trains run to nearby cities and across the city every day. The adult ticket price is £30 per trip.

3. Subways: Subways are another efficient way of roaming across Wales. The city has an extensive network that operates in a circular route with 15 stations, which makes the city very accessible and easy to navigate. Normally, a one-way single ticket will cost around £1.55. At Swansea, the subway halts at Kelvinbridge and Hillhead stations, which connect you to the Westline and city centre.

4. Bicycle: Cycling is the most cost-effective and sustainable mode of travel. Students will find bike storage facilities in options for student accommodation Swansea by us, like St. Davids, Swansea.

Student Living & Lifestyle in Swansea

Swansea is ideal for all ages to explore and travel, with numerous dynamic and vibrant spots for the crowd. Swansea is a nature & water body paradise. Besides its natural beauty, Swansea is also known for its bustling and lively nightlife. The city serves entertainment on a platter, let it be with pubs or restaurants. There are various must-try restaurants in the region, such as Peppermint Swansea, Positano Italiano, Mecca Swansea Carmarthen Rd, and Belle Vue Bistro! All are within walking distance or just a bus ride away from the Swansea student accommodation. You can also visit the Dylan Thomas Centre in the Maritime Quarter to see an exhibition depicting his life. If you're a seafood fan, you can visit the Gower Seafood Hut in Mumbles, where they offer crispy battered fish, vinegar soak chips, and more seafood feasts.

You can also go for long walks and take a breather from your monotonous study routine at the Gower Peninsula. Celebrate your wins and special occasions with your fellow residents at Swansea student accommodation at the oldest pub in Swansea, The Olde Cross Keys, and have a lip-smacking roast dinner. It is a lovely spot to end your weekends at. One of the most advantageous factors of being in Swansea is that it is a coastal region which calls for walks along the beach at Caswell Bay, Langland Bay, and Rhossili Bay.

Swansea Tourist Attractions

Swansea is a blessing to one’s eyes! Its unfathomable beauty is something that makes it a city worth visiting. You can enjoy it all by planning weekend trips with your friends staying in the student accommodation in Swansea. With so much nature alone, There is a lot to see in & around the city, including:

1. Llangennith Beach

2. Clyne Gardens

3. Oystermouth Castle

4. Mumbles Pier

5. Gower Heritage Centre

6. The Swansea Museum

7. Swansea Market

Universities in Swansea

With most students choosing Swansea over London, Birmingham, and Manchester as their premium study destinations, it makes Swansea on of the top destinations for students in the UK. The good news is that we have student accommodation Swansea, which is very close to some of the top universities. Here are some of the best universities in Swansea:

1. Swansea University

2. Swansea University Bay Campus

3. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (Swansea Campus)

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