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Stanley Studios, Southampton
Two Bed Apartment - Bedroom
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Stanley Studios, Southampton

Portswood Rd, Southampton, SO17 3SP, United Kingdom
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Gym
Games Room
Communal TV

About the Property

Are you on the lookout for the perfect student accommodation in Southampton? Located at 536 Portswood Rd, Southampton, Stanley Studios, Southampton, offers an array of studios and a two-bed apartment. You can enjoy the convenience of staying in a prime location, especially when the University of Southampton, City College, and Southampton Solent University are nearby. You can choose the room of your choice, enjoy your privacy, and stay assured of finding a home away from home. Stanley Studios Southampton offers not only easy access to universities but also to the city centre. Needless to say, the private student accommodation in Southampton is a great choice for students coming from different parts of the world.

Southampton, a bustling port city known for its rich maritime history and cultural depth, offers a vibrant student life coupled with educational excellence. Home to the prestigious University of Southampton, which consistently ranks high globally, and Southampton Solent University, the city is a thriving hub for over 40,000 students. Choosing Stanley Studios not only means access to top-tier educational facilities but also a chance to explore the city's historical landmarks, including the Southampton City Art Gallery. At SeaCity Museum, you can learn about Southampton's maritime heritage at this interactive museum, which features a model of the doomed Titanic, which famously departed from Southampton in 1912. In addition, you can explore Exbury Gardens on a steam train and enjoy the stunning scenery. The gardens are home to a wide variety of plants and flowers, and the steam train ride is a fun and nostalgic experience. Stanley Studios, provided by Prestige Student Living, promises a student-centric environment with modern amenities to help you pursue academic aspirations without any hassles. Set in a dynamic city known for its annual Boat Show and vibrant parks, Stanley Studios, Southampton, stands out in the crowd for its convenience and cultural immersion for its students all over the place.

Features

Designed for modern student living, Stanley Studios provides a range of high-quality studios and apartments that cater to all types of students. Here, you can find a standard studio, large studio, premium studio, and other types of studios to meet students’ unique needs. The studios offer the entire place to yourself, along with a private bathroom, private bedroom, and private kitchen. Plus, the room is equipped with a bed, study desk, fridge, chair, storage, and WiFi. There is also a two-bed apartment which offers a private room, shared bathroom, and shared kitchen. There, you can find under-bed storage, plenty of storage, pinboard, access to the roof terrace, bed, study area, etc.

At Stanley Studios, students can maintain a healthy lifestyle in the on-site gym or unwind in the games area or cinema room. The lounge area, furnished with a television, offers a communal space for relaxation and entertainment. The study area is perfect for those seeking a quiet place to focus, and with up to 200Mbps internet throughout, staying connected is simple. Practical needs are met with conveniences like a laundry facility, maintenance support, CCTV, and parking for those with bikes at Stanley Studios. The rent of this private student accommodation Southampton includes WiFi, electricity, water, and heating costs.

Location and What's Hot?

For students seeking a vibrant living experience, Stanley Studio presents an optimal blend of comfort and convenience. Centrally located amongst the buzz of Southampton's most well-loved spots, residents find themselves surrounded by an array of amenities and attractions. If you are a foodie, you will appreciate the eclectic mix of dining options such as The Tram Stop Café, famous for its hearty breakfasts, and The Cowherds, a charming gastropub dishing out seasonal British fare. Cultured evenings are easy to come by, with venues like Mayflower Theatre offering a variety of performances just outside your door.

Stanley Studios accommodation keeps stress away from your life by being located near Machine Mart Southampton and Dee Cee Upholstery. For everyday essentials, Central Store and Hai Bao Supermarket make grocery shopping a breeze, while the nearby Southampton General Hospital ensures healthcare is never far away. Big League Insurance is also a drive away from Stanley Studios Southampton, extending the hand in case you need it. When it's time to unwind, students can revel in the natural beauty of Riverside Park or explore Southampton's history at the SeaCity Museum. With such an abundance of student-friendly venues and relaxing spots, the Stanley Studios in Southampton leaves students spoilt for choice. The proximity to prestigious academic institutions further enhances the student lifestyle. A short commute takes students to the campus of the University of Southampton and Southampton Solent University, amongst others. Those attending Highbury College, the University of Portsmouth, City College, or the University of Winchester will also find Stanley Studios perfectly positioned to balance study with an engaging social life. When the sun sets, the city’s spirited nightlife becomes evident, with bustling bars like The Hobbit and Revolution Southampton offering the perfect backdrop for making new friends or just enjoying a fun night out. To conclude, Stanley Studios does not just offer a place to stay; it offers a vibrant community, thriving culture, and convenient access to the best of Southampton's student scene.

Commute

Living at Stanley Studios, Southampton, places students in an ideal spot for getting around the city with ease. Convenience is paramount, and residents can benefit from a range of public transport options located within a stone's throw. The nearby Mayfield Road bus stop offers frequent services, connecting students to various points of interest, including educational institutions and entertainment venues. For those who prefer trains, the property is well-served by the nearby St Denys Train Station, providing easy access to longer-distance travel. Additionally, the vicinity of Southampton University allows for a seamless commute to campus. All in all, living at Stanley Studios, the perfect Southampton student accommodation, ensures students remain connected to all that Southampton has to offer.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

WiFi
Water
Electricity
Heating

Common Amenities

Gym
Games Room
Cinema
Communal Lounge
Communal TV
Pool Table

Cancellation Policies (4)

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    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I apply for dual occupancy?

Dual occupancy is available on most rooms over 23sqm. Both occupants would need to apply and mention in their application that they are applying for dual occupancy so that the price can be amended. The price would be the total rent plus an additional £50 and then divided by two for each occupant’s weekly cost unless otherwise stated.

Can I book if I'm under 18?

If you turn 18 in the first semester of university, They can accept your booking with no restrictions other than an adult over the age of 18 must be a co-signatory on your tenancy agreement and must accept the terms of it. They can accept under 18s in some of our properties subject to our Policy for Students under the Age of 18.

Can I live at PMG?

You must be a full-time student to live with us. You can book with us whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of our cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Does my rental price include room cleaning?

Room cleaning services are available at some properties for an additional charge, unless stated as being included with the rent.

Are pets allowed?

No pets of any kind are permitted at PMG, except registered assistance dogs.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you follow our ‘create application’ link online, list the friends that you would like to live with and They will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online. Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your Guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, our summer bookings usually open around March. Keep a look out for pricing and information or contact the property team.

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

Your room is yours for the full contract period and you don’t need to move out during academic breaks.

Does my rental price include car parking?

On-site car parking is available at some properties, but is not included within the rental price unless explicitly stated and confirmed in writing. Payments for car parking permits are separate to your tenancy agreement. Please speak to the property team if you wish to purchase a car parking space. Car parking spaces are very limited and are strictly on a first-come first-served basis.

Does my rental price include insurance?

Contents insurance is included at some properties which will be specified in your tenancy agreement.

Do I need to pay council tax?

If you are a qualifying full time student, you will be exempt from paying Council Tax. You must provide us with your council tax exemption certificate which your university will be able to arrange. If you do not have this when you move in because you have not yet enrolled on your course, please ensure that you bring with you the name of your university and your university student ID number.

Can I pay in instalments?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 14 days prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

When do I pay my rent?

When you accept your room offer, you’ll be given two options: To pay your rent in full, To pay your rent in instalments spread throughout the year, You can choose whichever is most convenient for you.

What is included in my rent?

All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi (a one off connection fee may apply dependent on property. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information.) is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase. All of our properties offer a Wi-fi connection at the stated level (The internet speed is the maximum stated speed available into the property) included within the rent and there is no additional charge for use of the on-site internet. Some providers may offer more services and packages at an additional charge which you are under no obligation to use. If you choose to add additional features to your internet package, that relationship is with you and the service provider directly and does not fall under the terms of your tenancy.

Can I move in before I pay my rent?

All rent that is due must have been paid when you check in. If you are having difficulties or this will be a problem, please contact the property as early as possible who will assist you.

What if I don't have a UK guarantor?

If you are unable to provide your own UK Guarantor, They recommend the service of Housing Hand you can find further information, prices and how to apply on their website.

Who can be a guarantor?

To be a guarantor you must: * Be resident in the UK for a minimum of 1 year * Be over 21 years of age * Be a homeowner or in full-time employment) * Provide a copy of photographic identification, such as a passport, driving license or ID badge * Provide a copy of proof of your UK address which must be less than 3 months old, such as a utility bill (e.g. electricity, water, gas, telephone), a bank statement or a Council Tax bill.

Can I pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online by logging in to your student account, by bank transfer or by credit or debit card over the phone. Your bank may charge you a fee to make an international payment so please make sure you check their terms and conditions first.

What can I do if my student loan hasn't arrived yet?

You can defer your rent instalments to be in line with your student loan payments if you wish. All requests for deferred payments must be made by 1st August in each academic year to the property team. You will be required to provide evidence of your student loan schedule to the property team in order for the payment plan to be set up. You will be required to pay two weeks rent 14 days prior to your contract start date, which will be deducted from the balance of your first instalment on the agreed date. A one off admin fee of £50 will be charged and payable with the initial 2 weeks rent payment and this £50 admin fee will not deducted from the balance of rent due. Please note deferring your rent must be pre-arranged and agreed with the property manager prior to your move in date. If no arrangement has been made, rent is due as per your tenancy agreement.

Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor.

Do I need a guarantor if I am a sponsored student?

They may be able to accept sponsors in place of guarantors in some cases, however this depends on the terms of your sponsorship and whether your sponsor is willing to guarantee rent payments. If you are a sponsored student, please contact your chosen property directly to enquire about using a sponsor in place of guarantor.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

Weekly rent payments are not available, however PMG offers a number of instalment options for students to pay their rent.

When does the discount come off my rent?

All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

Can I book a room without a viewing?

Yes, you can.

How long does a viewing take?

A viewing usually takes around 15 to 20 minutes, however you can spend as long as you wish viewing the property.

What will I be shown on my viewing?

The property team will guide you around the building and show you the social areas, outdoor spaces and on-site facilities as well as the rooms you would like to see (dependent upon availability). Please be aware that some rooms and apartments that you view may be occupied by our current residents.

I'm in a different country, how do I view a property?

They offer a Online viewings for those who cannot view in person. Just click 'Arrange a Viewing' and from there you can choose the Online option and organise a time and date that suits you. A member of the team will skype call you at your arranged time.

Is there car parking facilities for when I move in?

Some properties have car parking facilities available for a small charge, please speak to your property team directly if you would like to reserve car parking.

How much are deposits?

Deposits vary by property and your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms. The deposit you pay when making the application cannot be used towards a rent instalment as this is secured with a deposit protection scheme for the duration of your tenancy.

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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.

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