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Station 42, Tampa
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Station 42, Tampa

Monticello Gardens Pl, Tampa, 33613, United States
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Modern Clubhouse
Coffee Bar
Outdoor Grilling Area

About the Property

Located at Monticello Gardens Pl, Tampa, 33613, Station 42 Tampa is prime Tampa student housing that offers a comfortable living experience. This property boasts various room types, specifically a 4-bedroom, 4-bath setup designed for student convenience and privacy. Proximity to educational institutions is a big draw for Station 42, with the University of South Florida easily accessible, ensuring a quick commute to and from campus.

Tampa, the vibrant city where Station 42 Tampa apartments are situated, is known for its dynamic culture and its status as an educational hub. The student population is thriving here thanks to the top-ranking University of South Florida and other reputable institutions. The city's rich history and cultural offerings, including tourist attractions such as Busch Gardens and the Tampa Riverwalk, provide an enriching environment for students. Tampa offers a plethora of attractions and activities for residents and visitors alike. Downtown Tampa is a bustling hub of activity, featuring skyscrapers, shopping centres, and entertainment venues such as the Tampa Theatre and the Tampa Museum of Art. Tampa is also famous for its sports culture. Teams like the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (NFL), Tampa Bay Rays (MLB), and Tampa Bay Lightning (NHL) call the city home. Sports enthusiasts can catch games year-round at venues like Raymond James Stadium and Amalie Arena. For those seeking outdoor adventure, Tampa offers plenty of options, including pristine beaches like Clearwater Beach and Caladesi Island State Park, as well as opportunities for boating, fishing, and kayaking in Tampa Bay. With a student housing option like Station 42 Tampa student housing, provided by Peak Campus, learners are positioned in the heart of a city full of opportunities for academic excellence and recreational activities. The property's amenities, which include a library, parking, a newly refurbished clubhouse, and a spa & salon, cater to students' various needs, ensuring a well-rounded living experience.


At Station 42 Tampa apartments, student living is taken to a whole new level, offering residents a fusion of convenience and comfort within the heart of the bustling city. Every aspect of Station 42, Tampa housing has been designed to enhance the college experience, seamlessly blending study and social life. The 4 Bedroom 4 Bathroom apartment is designed with the modern student in mind and is furnished with amenities like a cosy bed, desk and chair for organised study and many other things.

Enjoy uninterrupted focus in our private study rooms, perfect for those late-night study sessions. Head over to our coffee bar for a freshly brewed cup. Take a break and unwind with your furry friend in our designated dog park, or break a sweat in our brand-new fitness center equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. Craving a BBQ? Our outdoor grilling area is the ideal spot for socialising and enjoying delicious meals with friends. Relax and mingle in our modern clubhouse, or catch up on assignments in our cyber cafe with printing facilities. Worried about your car? We've got you covered with our car servicing port. And when it's time to cool off and have some fun, our resort-style pool & hot tub await. Every detail of Station 42 Tampa student housing confirms its status as a premium choice for students seeking an exceptional living experience in Tampa.

Location and What's Hot?

Station 42 Tampa puts you right at the center of convenience and entertainment in the vibrant city of Tampa. The surrounding neighborhood teems with life, offering everything a student could need just outside your door. Station 42 Tampa apartments offer all these urban conveniences while being near prominent universities like the University of South Florida.

Enjoy flavorful culinary experiences at local favourites like Wendy's for popular eats, or grab a quick, hearty bite at Subway. If Mexican cuisine is your go-to, then you'll love the proximity to Don Julio's Authentic Mexican Cuisine for a taste of authentic Mexican dishes. For coffee lovers, Starbucks is just a stroll away. Mr. Dunderbak's Biergarten and Brewery is the nearest bar; one could go there over the weekends for a good time. If you're looking to do your groceries without any hassle, Publix Super Market provides all your essentials within reach. Student health is also a top priority, with medical facilities like Moffitt Cancer Center offering top-notch healthcare services nearby. When it's time to relax and unwind, the beautiful USF Botanical Gardens and Riverfront Park present the perfect green space retreats. For an enriching cultural experience, the celebrated Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) provides insightful exhibits just moments away. The area's social scene thrives with lively bars such as Bull's Club and Ferg's Live, where you can hang out and make new friends. Station 42 Tampa is more than just student housing; it's a community that places you in the epicentre of the student lifestyle with all the comforts of home. End your day by catching the latest movie at the nearby AMC Highwoods 20 for some really visually intriguing storylines.


For students residing at Station 42 Apartments Tampa, getting around the vibrant city is a breeze thanks to the variety of available transport options. Fletcher Ave @ 42nd St MetroRapid and Bruce B Downs Blvd @ Caribbean Breeze Dr. are the nearest bus stops, and Fletcher Ave @ 42nd St MetroRapid is also a metro station. The strategic location ensures connectivity across Tampa, making the daily commute for students at Station 42 Apartments Tampa student housing both convenient and time-efficient.

What will you get

Common Amenities

Private Study Rooms
Coffee Bar
Dog Park
Brand New Fitness Center
Outdoor Grilling Area
Modern Clubhouse

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does Individual Leasing mean?

Each resident signs their own lease for their specific bedroom. So, if a roommate moves out, the other residents are not responsible for that persons rent. Please note that common areas are a shared space.

What are rental installments? Why is my rent not prorated?

A rental installment is a payment made as part of a series of payments. To simplify the billing process, the entire sum of the housing contract is divided into EQUAL installments. Instead of reducing the first installment and increasing the remaining installments, all installments are equal. These installments are factored into the start and end dates of the lease, including proration.

How do I pay my rent and when is it due?

Rent is due the first of each month and may be paid online by ACH, debit or credit card through the resident portal or by check or money order at the leasing office. NO CASH ACCEPTED. Convenience fees may be charged for online payments. Late fees vary by property. Refer to your Housing Contract for more information.

What if I need something repaired in my apartment?

Onsite, professional maintenance team would be happy to help you. We will need some details so be prepared to provide specifics with your requests. You may submit a service request in the following ways: Option 1: Enter a service request through the online resident portal. Option 2: Email your request to your community and a team member will enter a service request on your behalf. Option 3: Visit or call the office during normal business hours and a team member will be happy to enter your service request. If it is after business hours, you are welcome to leave a message with an after-hours representative. For Emergency Requests: A maintenance team member is on call 24/7 for emergency maintenance needs (i.e. door/window lock issues, major leaks, plumbing, no heat or AC during weather extremes, refrigerator not cooling, no electricity/gas/water, etc.). Please CALL the office at any time. If after business hours, an operator will assist you.

What should I bring to my new apartment?

While the furniture and appliances are included, below is a guide to help you with the personal belongings that you will need to provide:
COMMON AREA : Electronics and corresponding cords/adapters, dcor, trash can, trash bags, pots and pans, plates, cups, eating/serving utensils, coffee maker. Cleaning/disinfecting supplies, dishwasher detergent, laundry detergent, etc. BEDROOM : Linens, pillows, mattress pad, towels, toiletries, shower hooks and curtain, trash can, dcor, electronics and corresponding cords/adapters, and anything else that makes you feel at home.   

Who can live here?

You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.  

Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not permitted in the buildings.  

What are your contract lengths?

Each of the properties offer different contract lengths and room types.  

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you enlist the details of friends that you would like to live with in the booking form with us, 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 at. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy please note there is a room move admin fee of 50.00, you would also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move.A room move would be impacted by the availability at the time of the request and if there is a waiting list for the requested room or flat type.Should your requested room move result in moving to more expensive accommodation then yourself and the Guarantor shall be liable to pay the higher rent from the date the Tenant is given access to the more expensive accommodation.  

Do you provide summer accommodation?

Yes, the summer accommodation of the same provider usually opens around March.  

Do I have to move out in the holidays?

No, your room is yours for the full contract period! You wont have to move out in the holidays, so you wont have to remove your belongings every term.  

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing of any selected property by sending us an email.  

How do I cancel or re-arrange my viewing?

By dropping us an email for the same.  

Can I book a room without a viewing?

Absolutely. However, they would always recommend booking a viewing wherever possible.  

How long does a viewing take?

Usually up to 30 minutes. However, the sales team are always happy to spend as much time as is needed assisting you with your booking.  

What will I be shown on my viewing?

All communal areas and room types requested (dependent upon availability).  

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

All the properties of the provider have access to Skype option, so you can view a property from wherever you want. Just drop us an email the date & time that suits you and they would arrange a viewing for you.  

What do I do if Im a first-year student and Im still waiting for my exam results?

If you're still waiting for your exam results and you're not sure whether your place at university is confirmed, don't worry! You can still apply. You just need to ensure that if you do not get your place at university, you let us know on your chosen property in writing a maximum of 3 days after the A Level results day, to cancel your booking. You must provide a UCAS letter to verify your change in circumstances. In this instance, you will receive a full refund of your deposit. If you don't let us know within 3 days, your tenancy agreement will remain in place, and you will be liable for the rent on your room for the entire contract period.  

Can I book if I'm under 18?

The bookings from students who are under 18 are accepted only if they will turn 18 in the first term of the academic year. Unfortunately, for health and safety reasons, applications from students who wont turn 18 in their first term are not accepted.  

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Student Accomodations in Tampa

Tampa Student Housing

Tampa, Florida, located near Tampa Bay, boasts stunning beaches and a rich cultural heritage. Also, with Florida being a student hotspot, finding student housing may appear daunting for students moving to the city for the first time. Don't worry; amber has your back! We provide affordable student housing in Tampa with all the amenities a student would need right next to renowned universities such as Barry University, Florida International University, University of Miami, etc. Student housing in Tampa includes a wide range of non-ensuites, ensuites, studios, shared apartments, and a wide range of comfortable, luxurious, and affordable student houses & apartments. Students searching for short-term leases can also find student housing in Tampa.

Living close to campus allows students to easily attend classes, participate in extracurricular activities, and access campus resources without relying on expensive car ownership. Some of the best Tampa student housing options provide the ultimate student living experience, and the popular ones are 33542, 33610, Station 42, and 33712.

About Tampa

Tampa is a vibrant city in the U.S. state of Florida on the Gulf Coast. The north shore of Tampa Bay and the east shore of Old Tampa Bay form the city's boundaries. According to the 2020 census, Tampa is the largest city in the Tampa Bay area, with a population of 384,959. After Jacksonville and Miami, it is the third most populous city in Florida and the 52nd most populous city in the United States. With the creation of Fort Brooke in the nineteenth century, Tampa served as a military centre. Following the Civil War, Tampa was formally reincorporated as a city in 1887. Tourism, health care, banking, insurance, technology, construction, and the maritime industry now lead the city's economy. You can visit the world-class museums like the Tampa Museum of Art and The Henry B. Plant Museum where you can experience artistic treasures, while captivating performances come alive. Historical landmarks whisper tales of the past, adding depth and character to the city's fabric. There are many parks in the city, like McKay Bay Nature Park, New Tampa Nature Park, and Lettuce Lake Park. Tampa's academic excellence is famous globally for its class studies and job opportunities; from science to engineering to the arts, fashion to psychology, there is an opportunity for everyone in Tampa.

Best Student Housing In Tampa

With a large number of students enrolling in different Universities in the city, finding suitable student housing in Tampa becomes a daunting task. Tampa is home to some of the finest universities. Amber is here to make your hunt for Tampa student housing easy and hassle-free. With its quick booking method, you can choose from a wide range of student housing in Tampa, also from studios to ensuites and apartments. Amber provides an easy and seamless experience to the students so that they can book the housing of their choice.

Tampa student housing provides you with a range of options to choose and pick from. Most of the student apartments in Tampa are fully loaded with the facilities and amenities that one would require for a healthy and happy stay. The student housing in Tampa is also located in a student-friendly neighbourhood during the university years to embrace the ultimate experience for student living Tampa. Some of the options are mentioned below:

1. 33610, Tampa

2. 33542, Tampa

3. 33712, Tampa

4. Station 42, Tampa

Cost of Living in Tampa

The cost of living in Tampa is lower than in other Florida cities. To keep their budgets in check, students must carefully plan their spending and manage their finances. A monthly budget of $800-$1500 is recommended for student housing in Tampa, which includes all living and other personal expenses. While booking comfortable student housing Tampa FL, you should consider your lifestyle expenses, too. Below is the estimated cost of living to keep in mind:

1. Food: $50-$80/week

2. Gas and electricity: $170-$200/month

3. Internet & mobile phone: $185-$250/month

4. Clothing: $150-$200/month

5. Transport: $80-$100/week

Student Travel Tampa

Travelling is one of the most important daily activities for a student living in Tampa. Furthermore, the best Tampa student housing options are located near the bus stops, ensuring hassle-free commuting. It could be anywhere from their student housing to their university or elsewhere. Students can always use public transportation, which generally offers student discounts.

1. Bus

The Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority (HART) operates the bus service in Tampa. The Marion Transit Center in Downtown Tampa is its principal hub, serving approximately 30 local and express lines. HART also operates the MetroRapid, a rapid-transit bus system that connects downtown to the University of South Florida. They also provide a 25% discount to students with valid ID cards.

2. Trams

The TECO Line Streetcar connects Ybor City, the Channel District, the Tampa Convention Center, and downtown Tampa via eleven stations along a 2.7-mile length. As the trams are also under HART, students can get a 25% discount.

3. Vans

HART also offers van services such as HARTFlex and HARTPlus. HARTPlus is a van service for individuals with disabilities, whereas HARTFlex is a door-to-door service in the South County area. Reservations are required for the van service, while a walk-up service is also available. Students with valid ID cards can ride for free in these van services.

4. Cycling

The City of Tampa was declared a Bicycle Friendly Community in 2016. Bicycling Magazine named it one of the Top 50 Best Biking Cities. There are multiple bike lanes, bike trails, bike racks, and shower/locker facilities throughout Tampa's downtown area.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Tampa

Tampa is a distinct and lively city with a population of about 390,000 in the city. Students can find a connection to the city's energy along with its natural beauty and various cultural attractions. With a mix of city and beachside, Tampa's developing downtown offers a lively social scene. The city is alive with hip clubs, inventive food options, regular festivals, concerts, events, and urban parks, including the beautiful Tampa Riverwalk. With vibrant nightlife, a dynamic cultural scene, and numerous outdoor recreation opportunities, the city has everything you need for an unforgettable student experience.

There is plenty to do in Tampa, from exploring its natural animal parks to visiting its numerous museums and theme parks to having exquisite shopping experiences in its affluent shopping districts. There are ten theme parks. Busch Gardens, a theme park, features enough thrilling roller coaster rides, shows, and attractions to keep you entertained for an entire weekend. Oktoberfest Tampa is a three-day celebration held at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. Live music, loads of singing and dancing, cute clothes, delicious Bavarian food, and German beer are all on the menu. In addition, you can compete in the yearly Oktoberfest Tampa Games. There are numerous well-known restaurants and cafes in Tampa, including Ulele, On Swann, La Segunda Central Bakery, La Terrazza Restaurant, Datz, Cafe Hey, Caffeine Roasters, Buddy Brew Coffee, and many others for students to unwind at after a long day.

Tampa Tourist Attractions

Tampa is gifted with spectacular attractions; hence, student living Tampa reaches a whole new level. Students can visit these locations to relax and take a break from their studies. Carrying their respective university-issued student ID cards means that students can explore these attractions at a lesser cost.

1. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

2. The Florida Aquarium

3. ZooTampa at Lowry Park

4. Tampa Bay History Center

5. Adventure Island

6. Dinosaur World

Universities in Tampa

Tampa is home to several of Florida's premier universities, including:

1. Barry University, Miami

2. Florida International University, Miami

3. Miami Dade College

4. University of Miami, Miami

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