The Cube, Bolton

Bradshawgate, Bolton, BL1, United Kingdom
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0.2 mi from City Center
0.2 mi from City Center( 4m. 4m. 4m)
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city center | 0.1 mi
University of Bolton | 0.5 mi
University of Salford | 9.0 mi
Salford City College | 9.5 mi
No Visa No Pay
Payment Instalment Plan
laundry facility
bills included
Common Room
Disabled Access
Fob Entry System

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About the Property

Located at 85 Bradshawgate Bolton BL1, The Cube, Bolton stands as a prime choice for student accommodation in Bolton. Welcoming students with a variety of room types such as Deluxe Studio, Classic En-Suite, Classic Studio, Premier En-Suite, and Premier Studio, this property ensures a comfortable living experience tailored to different preferences and budgets. Strategically placed near top educational institutions, The Cube, Bolton offers easy access to the University of Bolton, the University of Salford, Salford City College, and not too far away, the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University, making it an unbeatable location for students looking for conveniency and proximity to their campuses.

Bolton itself provides a vibrant backdrop to The Cube, Bolton accommodation, blending rich educational opportunities with cultural delights. It is a city that values academic excellence, evident from the presence of renowned universities, and it pulsates with a youthful spirit due to its substantial student population. Known for its friendly atmosphere and historical significance, Bolton offers students a unique experience; it's a city where one can easily immerse themselves in their studies and also enjoy the local culture and entertainment. With attractions like the Bolton Museum and the Octagon Theatre nearby, students at The Cube, Bolton can enrich their educational journey with a touch of leisure and history. This student accommodation, provided by cloudhomes, is more than just a place to live; it's a hub where student life thrives amidst the educational and cultural heartbeat of Bolton.


At The Cube Bolton, students are spoiled for choice with a variety of room types, ensuring that there's an option to suit every preference and need. Every room, from the Deluxe Studio to the Premier En-Suite, provides a comfortable, fully furnished space complete with modern amenities such as a microwave, fridge, and high-speed WiFi. The convenience of an en-suite bathroom adds to the self-contained living experience.

Relaxation and socialising are easy to come by at The Cube Bolton student accommodation, with a common room where students can mingle and create lasting memories. For those who take their fitness goals seriously, the on-site gym means staying in shape has never been more convenient. Moreover, the accommodation ensures inclusivity with disability access provisions.

To top it off, The Cube Bolton also includes a communal television for students to catch up on their favourite shows, while the laundry facility takes the hassle out of everyday chores. With a postroom, students can rest assured that they can easily send out and receive mail. With a key fob entry and CCTV cameras, students can stay without any fear, knowing that they are safe at The Cube Bolton.

Location and What's Hot?

With The Cube Bolton as your new home, you are positioned in an exhilarating neighbourhood that pulsates with the academic and cultural vibrancy of the nearby University of Bolton, making it an ideal choice for a thriving student lifestyle.

Just outside your door, you'll discover the city's culinary and social scenes with a tempting array of restaurants and bars offering various cuisines. Indulge in the local flavours at Namsom Thai Restaurant or grab a quick, delicious bite at Ciao Napoli. For evening socials, head to trendy spots like The Dragonfly or unwind at cosy pubs like The Spinning Mule - JD. For your grocery needs, SH Groceries ensures that stocking up on supplies is as easy as pie.

Moreover, medical facilities like Lever Chambers Centre For Health are just around the corner, catering to your health and wellness. When it's time to relax and enjoy nature, Queen's Park offers a serene getaway. Immerse yourself in the local culture by visiting tourist attractions such as Bolton Museum and Art Gallery, Smithills Hall, Octagon Theatre, and Bolton Steam Museum.

For the complete student life experience, The Cube Bolton also ensures that you are never too far from a vibrant cafe scene. Enjoy the freshest brews at Costa Coffee or meet up with friends to work on group projects at the eclectic Caffè Nero. With The Cube Bolton, every new day brings an opportunity to explore, learn, and make a lifetime of memories in this bustling city. It's not just an accommodation; it's your gateway to the full Bolton experience.


When staying at The Cube Bolton, you can enjoy seamless connectivity to various parts of the city. The central location offers convenient access to a network of public transport, enabling you to commute effortlessly. Just steps away, you can find public transport stops like Nelson Square bus stop and Breightmet Street bus stop, serving numerous routes that wind through the city. Meanwhile, train connectivity is superb, with Bolton Railway Station being a hub for students travelling to and from neighbouring cities. For those attending universities at a distance, these options provide reliable and frequent services. With such a prime location, residents of The Cube Bolton can appreciate the blend of convenience and comfort offered by this prime accommodation in Bolton.

Room Types

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Common Amenities
Common Room
Disabled Access
Fob Entry System
TV (Communal)
Laundry Room
Post Room

Cancellation Policies (5)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property offers cooling-off period.
  • No Visa No Pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.

Payment Policies (5)

  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
  • Guarantor Requirement
    Guarantor requirements and policy.

Frequently Asked Questions

When am I due to checkout?

Your latest check out date is the end date of your tenancy. You are able to leave prior to your tenancy end date, you will just need to sign at Reception to inform the onsite property team that you have left and do not intend on returning.

What do I need to do to check out?

You will need to ensure that your room (and kitchen) is left clean, tidy and free of waste. All of your items need to be removed, with the room left in the same condition that you found it
You simply then will need to sign at Reception to say that you have left

What is the latest time for my check out?

You will need to check with the onsite team in advance of your checkout, usually the check out time is 14:00

What happens if I left something in my room after I have checked out?

Once you have left your room and checked out you should have taken all of your items with you, therefore all the items left behind are disposed of without liability. You must ensure that all of your items are taken with you.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you within 30 days of the end of your tenancy, if there are any deductions then you will be alerted to this. You will be contacted by the DPS to arrange the return.

What happens after I have checked out?

Following your departure the onsite team will conduct an inspection of your room and communal areas, they will check this against the check in inspection (and inventory form completed). If there are any issues or damages then they will then contact you with information on damages and charges.

Can you store my luggage for me once I have left?

No. they are not able to store any items following your departure so you will need to take them all with you, or organise for a storage company to assist

Can I leave my items in my room if I have rebooked for next year?

If you have rebooked for next year however your current tenancy ends before the beginning of your next tenancy, then you will need to speak to the onsite team to have a summer short stay tenancy to fill in this gap.

I forgot to add something onto my inventory form, will I be charged?

Yes most likely you will be, the inventory form is sent out so that you can add any issues when you move in. The onsite team also do a full inspection of the rooms prior to your arrival.
Please do speak to your onsite team if you have any questions

An item in the kitchen has been broken, will I be charged for it?

The proeprty does charge for damages in the rooms and communal areas. In the kitchen this is a shared space with shared responsibilities and unless one person takes full responsibility (and therefore the full charge), then this will be split between all people in the cluster.

What happens if I don’t pay my rent?

You are required to pay your rent in line with your tenancy agreement, however if your student finance does not align with your 4 instalment option, then please contact your accommodation team directly who will be able to assist you further.
If you do not pay your rent, then the management follows a 3 stage debt process*, therefore they recommend that you speak to your accommodation team in the first instance if you are having any financial issues before these proceedings begin. Your University does also have financial aid for students experiencing financial difficulty and it would be advisable to speak to them directly.
*The property management 3 stage Debt Process includes (but is not limited to); contact with your guarantor, legal proceedings against you and your guarantor, CCJ’s, adverse credit and finally Section 8 Notice leading to eviction.

When will the onsite team need access to my room / kitchen?

When access is required the onsite property team will give you prior notice.
Regular maintenance and health and safety checks are required throughout the building, if regular access is required to your communal areas then you will be informed either in your welcome pack or on the noticeboard in your kitchen

When are the room inspections?

As a part of your tenancy you will have inspections 3 / 4 times a year, these are organised by the onsite team who will give you prior notice.

My room does not look exactly like the website – can I move?

All of the images on our website show the representation of the rooms and room types in the accommodation, and are for marketing purposes only. Your room will have the same fixtures, fittings and equipment although it may be in a slightly different set up or layout.

Can I have friends stay over with me overnight?

With the property management you truly are home, therefore your guests are more than welcome to stay over with you. They would ask that you let both the onsite team know, and also take into consideration your flatmates. Guests are able to stay for a maximum of 3 nights, for further information please speak to your accommodation team.
You are solely responsible for your guests, and you would be liable if they cause any complaints or damage.

Do I have to be there when my post is delivered?

Our team are more than happy to assist you with this, you will need to agree to us signing for your post when arriving. They will take in your parcels, store them safely and let you know when you have an item to collect – they will be using Parcel Tracker to log and inform you of your parcel arriving – here they are able to ensure your parcel is carbon neutral for the ‘last leg’ of its journey
They can only hold your parcels for 14 days before they must return them, as they have very limited space to store items

How do I have my post delivered?

You will need to ensure that your post is labelled correctly;
This information is available from your tenancy agreement, or in your welcome pack

How do I report a maintenance issue in my room?

Within 7 days of your arrival you will be sent an inventory form to complete, any issues that you may find can be reported on this to the property staff – they can then look into getting these issues rectified for you.
If you have any issues during the year, then you can log these via the StuRents App, this lets the property team know about any issues – please remember they will need access permission to get this sorted for you!
Maintenance issues will be completed;
Priority One– Emergency repairs – are completed, and or made safe, within 24 hours of a report of a defect
Priority Two– Urgent Repairs – are completed within five working days of report of the defect
Priority Three– Non-Urgent Repairs – are completed within 28 days of a report of a defect

When can I check into my room?

Your room is cleaned, prepared and ready for you from the start of your tenancy with us. You do not have to check in on the start date of your tenancy agreement, but your room and the team will be there to help you!

What do I need to do to check in?

Once your tenancy has been completed and co-signed you will be looking to move to the next step – moving in! you will need to ensure that your first instalment (or full payment if you are paying upfront), and deposit is paid before you will be able to check in. You will need to bring your ID with you too!

Can someone else check in for me?

No. You have to be able to present your ID and sign for your key yourself, even if you are going to be late you need to be present to check in

What is included in my room?

They provide all the basic furniture that you will need for your stay with us, including bed, desk, wardrobe etc. They do not provide bedding, linen or kitchen items – if this is something that you are wanting us to organise for you for your arrival, you will need to contact us directly a minimum of 28 days prior to your arrival (additional costs apply).

Do I need to let you know when I am checking in?

You will be sent an email from your property team asking for this information, this is so they can prepare for your arrival and have someone available to check you in faster after your journey – they do recommend that you let us know

Can you store my luggage before I arrive?

They are not able to store any items prior to your arrival as they will be in the process of getting your room ready for you! – you can always organise a store service who can store and deliver any items to the property on your behalf.

When do I provide my Council Tax Exemption Certificate?

When you have registered for your course at your chosen University you will need to speak to your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’. This should be presented to your accommodation team within 7 days of your registration, without this you will be liable for your Council Tax payments.

Can I pay by bank transfer?

If you are an international student and unable to pay via Direct Debit or card then they are able to offer the option of a bank transfer. Please note that many banks charge a ‘transfer fee’, and you will need to ensure that the money sent will need to cover both the fee and the full rental payment. This can be completed via StuRents on request.
If you are wishing to pay via bank transfer you will need to contact your onsite team.

Can I pay in instalments?

If you have a UK guarantor then you are able to choose between 4 or 9 instalments, if you do not have a guarantor then you will need to pay in full and prior to your arrival

How do I sign my tenancy?

The tenancy agreements are sent out to you via our tenancy portal StuRents. You will be emailed with a link to your agreement where you will be asked to upload your ID (passport) and student ID (this can be your offer letter), pay your deposit, and then simply sign!

Arrival Packs?

They do not provide additional items for rooms or kitchens, however if you are wanting to organise for items to be delivered and ready for you at your accommodation then UniKitOut would be able to assist you to view your options, and get ready to join us!

What Utilities are included in my AST?

Please see your AST for full details – a reasonable usage of gas, water, electricity and internet are included in your rental payments. Please note that unreasonable or excessive usage of such services can and will be recharged to the tenant.
A TV license is also required to be provided by the tenant for any personal use, the property management provides the communal area license.

Am I Liable to pay Council Tax?

 My contract does not include it As a full time student, you are considered as exempt by the local Councils – however as with all residential properties this must be proven once you have registered at your chosen University. When you have registered your course you will need to liaise with your ‘Student Services’ team to get your ‘Council Tax Exemption Certificate’ whichmustbe presented to your accommodation team. Without proof of Council Tax exemption you will be liable to pay in full

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Student Accommodation in Bolton

For students pursuing their academic journeys in Bolton, choosing student accommodation in Bolton is a decision that promises independence and a taste of the local culture. Unlike on-campus housing, off-campus accommodation in this vibrant town offers more space, privacy, and the opportunity to live amongst the local community. Amber simplifies this search, providing students with an array of student accommodation in Bolton that meets varied preferences and needs. Amber's platform gives you easy access to properties with diverse room types, all conveniently located to ensure you're never too far from your university campus or city amenities. Whether you study at UCFB Etihad Campus, dBs Institute Manchester, University of Law, or Arden University, there's suitable Bolton student accommodation tailored for you. Among the sought-after properties are Moss Court, City Edge, etc, well-regarded for their excellent facilities and supportive community atmosphere.

About Bolton

Bolton, a historic town in Greater Manchester, England, is known for its rich industrial heritage and vibrant community. Once at the heart of the textile industry during the Industrial Revolution, modern-day Bolton boasts a blend of cultural, historical, and educational significance. Its location close to major cities like Manchester, coupled with a more peaceful setting, makes it an appealing choice for students and professionals alike. Students in Bolton benefit from an educational environment rich in resources and support. Bolton student accommodations serve the diverse needs of its student population, offering various options from private rooms to shared apartments, all designed to facilitate a productive and comfortable student life. Localities within Bolton, such as the bustling town centre with its array of shops, cafes, and markets, and the tranquil Queen's Park, known for its open green spaces, each contribute to the town's unique appeal. The presence of these universities not only underlines Bolton's educational landscape but also animates the local economy, with students bringing vibrancy and cultural exchange.

Best Student Accommodation in Bolton

Finding the perfect private student accommodation Bolton can be pivotal for those studying in and around the city. Off-campus student accommodation in Bolton offers the all-important independence and an engaging community environment crucial for a well-rounded university experience. Accommodation options range from ensuite rooms that offer privacy with the convenience of shared facilities to self-contained studio apartments for those preferring a more solitary living space. Whether it’s the buzzing student community in student halls or the independence found in a studio or ensuite apartment, the student housing Bolton scene caters to differing preferences and needs.

1. Vita Student First Street

2. Houses, Preston

3. Canvas Manchester

4. MSV South

5. The Cube

6. The Grafton

7.  iQ Manchester Garden

8. John Lester and Eddie Colman Courts

9. Ladywell Halls

10. Leighton Hall

Cost of Living in Bolton

Understanding the cost of living in Bolton is essential for student budgeting and lifestyle planning. As a bustling town in Greater Manchester, it has a diverse range of expenses that students should take into account. On average, students can anticipate monthly costs to be around £800-£1000. This figure is crucial for managing finances and selecting suitable student accommodation in Bolton, ensuring a comfortable stay throughout your studies in this vibrant locality.

1. Food & Groceries - £200-£250/Monthly

2. Transportation - £55-£65/Monthly

3. Utilities (including gas, electricity, water) - £40-£55/Monthly

4. Clothing - £30-£50/Monthly

5. Sports & Leisure - £25-£40/Monthly

Student Travel Bolton

Students seeking student housing Bolton are always on the lookout for travel conveniences that can make university life easier and more accessible. Fortunately, Bolton offers a variety of affordable and accessible public transportation options for students living in and around the locality. From buses to the metro, several modes of transport are available that can cater to students' needs for timely and cost-effective travel. Navigating through Bolton, students can take advantage of the following travel options:

1. Buses - Boasting a robust network, buses in Bolton offer frequent services that connect various parts of the city. With a regular one-way fare starting at approximately £2.50, students can also opt for a day or weekly travel card, which can significantly reduce travel costs.

2. Metro—The metro system is an efficient alternative for quicker transit. Students living in Bolton accommodation for students can reach popular destinations swiftly, with trains running at regular intervals during peak hours. The typical fare for a single journey can start from around £3, but students can utilise weekly or monthly passes for unlimited travel, which is a cost-effective option in the long run.

3. Cycling—Cycling is an eco-friendly and inexpensive mode of transportation for those looking to stay fit while travelling. Bolton has several cycle paths, and various bike hire schemes are available. This option provides a zero-fare commute and the bonus of a daily workout.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Bolton

With its safe streets and community-oriented atmosphere, Bolton offers a harmonious balance of academically driven and socially engaging experiences. Students seeking student accommodation in Bolton will find themselves nestled in a locale brimming with popular hangout spots. Scattered within a 5-mile radius of Bolton student accommodations, a plethora of restaurants, charming cafes, and bustling bars are at students' disposal. The coffee culture is alive and well in cafes like The Coffee Grind, which not only serves a mean espresso but also doubles as a study spot. For those looking to unwind, The Venue Bar offers a lively setting to socialise and enjoy student life to the fullest. Moreover, Bolton's green spaces act as refreshing breathers from the rigours of academic life. Queens Park is an exemplary escape where students can immerse themselves in nature or engage in recreational activities. Meanwhile, the town's arcades and leisure centres offer a slice of fun with friends, with Hollywood Bowl being a notable hotspot for bowling enthusiasts.

The spirit of Bolton is further amplified by its cultural offerings. Music festivals and seasonal events add an extra layer of charm to the student experience here. The iconic Food and Drink Festival, regularly held in Bolton, is a feast for the senses, showcasing delightful cuisines and fostering a sense of community among students and locals alike. With all these facets combined, Bolton emerges as a nurturing ground not just for educational growth but also for personal development.

Bolton Tourist Attractions

Explore the historic and lively town of Bolton, where student life meets rich heritage and scenic landscapes. Known for its vibrant culture and friendly locals, Bolton offers an ideal backdrop for learners seeking Bolton accommodation. Key attractions blend educational pursuits with leisure, perfect for those residing in Bolton student accommodation and seeking to discover the treasures within this Greater Manchester gem.

1. Bolton Steam Museum

2. Smithills Hall

3. Queens Park

4. Jumbles Country Park

5. Bolton Museum and Art Gallery

6. The Octagon Theatre

7. Bolton Market

8. Turton Tower

9. Lever Park and Rivington Pike

10. Bolton Albert Halls

Universities in Bolton

Bolton, a vibrant city embedded in the heart of Greater Manchester, UK, is a home-away-from-home for students from around the world. Known for its welcoming atmosphere and excellent academic institutions, students can find a variety of Bolton student accommodations to make their university years memorable and comfortable.

1. CFB Etihad Campus


3. dBs Institute Manchester

4. University of Law

5. Arden University

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