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The Railyard, Liverpool
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The Railyard, Liverpool

Crown Station Pl, Liverpool, L7 3LA, United Kingdom
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About the Property

The Railyard Liverpool is located at Crown Station Pl, Liverpool, L7 3LA, United Kingdom. It stands out as a modern and cosy stay and offers a range of ensuites. The Liverpool International College, University of Liverpool, Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts, and Liverpool John Moores Univeristy, Liverpool, are located within proximity to The Railyard Liverpool. The proximity to these universities not only facilitates easy commutes but also allows residents to experience the vibrant academic atmosphere of Liverpool.

Liverpool, a city heralded for its rich maritime history and cultural heritage, is an exciting and dynamic city that appeals to students from around the globe. As home to several prestigious universities and a diverse student population, it caters for every need of the students. Liverpool has a lively and supportive community for both local and international students. With a vibrant atmosphere influenced by the city's famous music scene, iconic waterfront, and legendary football clubs, Liverpool assures an enriching student experience. The city is also known for its UNESCO-listed historical sites and bustling city centre. The city is home to various breath taking landmarks and tourist spots for students to take a tour on weekends. As a resident of the student accommodation in Liverpool, students will not only develop personally but also as independent individuals. Students looking for Liverpool student accommodation select The Railyard Liverpool since it's a top choice offering a wide range of amenities and facilities. The Railyard Liverpool is a cosy and comfortable stay built for experiencing better living. Located in the core of the city is home to a range of shops, markets, and stores. The Railyard Liverpool's finest feature is that it at proximity to a range of eateries and pubs for students to chill on weekends. Students can experience the positive vibes of the city while seeing the nightlife as well during their stay at The Railyard Liverpool.

Features

The Railyard Liverpool offers a fusion of style, comfort, and convenience for better living. It consists of fully furnished ensuite bronze and ensuite silver rooms. The bills include water, electricity, contents insurance, gas, and Wi-Fi. The common amenities in The Railyard Liverpool include a laundry (self-paid), a social calendar, a BBQ area, a communal lounge, and communal events. It also consists of a communal kitchen, outdoor area, storage units and wheelchair access. The Railyard Liverpool consists of high-end 24/7 security with controlled gate access, CCTV, secure building entry, maintenance team, onsite concierge and onsite manager only during office hours available for residents.

Location and What's Hot?

The Railyard Liverpool promises an enviable university experience with a fusion of comfort and convenience. Students will find themselves in an ideal location surrounded by a plethora of facilities that cater to their academic and leisure needs. The Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, City of Liverpool College, and the SAE Institute are located near the student accommodation. The Railyard Liverpool has a number of cultural hotspots and tourist hubs. There is a wide range of cafes like the Fork & Knife, Red Sea Restaurant, Middle Eastern Restaurant and the Real Taste Khurdish located at walking distance from The Railyard Liverpool. Students can buy groceries, and their daily needs from the Umrah Supermarket, Freshmart Superstore and the Manchester Superstore. Students can also head to Tesco Express and Asda Superstore located nearby and buy their necessities.

Amidst the buzzing city life, students can enjoy a meal or drink at places like Raggas Caribbean Cafe or grab a coffee at the On The Go cafe. When it's time to unwind, the beautiful green spaces of Sefton Park are located nearby to escape the hustle and bustle of daily life. On the other hand, art enthusiasts can take a short trip to the iconic Tate Liverpool gallery. For those requiring healthcare services, the Royal Liverpool University Hospital is located in close proximity. Moreover, students can head to Liverpool One for shopping and entertainment under one roof on weekends with their friends. With such an array of amenities and attractions, The Railyard Liverpool, provides the best of the student life. Students can take a tour of nearby areas like the Eureka! Science + Discovery, The Beatles Story or the World Museum on the weekends. The Railyard Liverpool is not just a place to stay but a stem for academic success and the best student experience while living in a city.

Commute

The Railyard Liverpool has good connectivity across all corners of the city. With various modes of public transportation located within proximity, it is easier to commute anywhere. Students can take a metro from Orphan Street or Grove Street. For faster travel, students can take a metro from the Liverpool Lime Street Station, located close to The Railyard Liverpool. There is a wide range of bus stops nearby that students can use to commute to their next destination. Further, students can take flights for long travel from Liverpool Airport, located in close proximity to The Railyard Liverpool.

What will you get

Bills Included

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Heating
Content Insurance
Gas

Common Amenities

Communal lounge
Social calendar
BBQ area
Laundry (Self Paid)
Car Parking
Communal Events

Cancellation Policies (4)

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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, but please note that 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 Liverpool

Liverpool Student Accommodation

Searching for suitable student accommodation in Liverpool has become quite an easy task, given the number of students flying to the city every year. This has resulted in a rise of perfect student housing alternatives in Liverpool, which are close to the top-notch universities in the city.

Amber is committed to serving students with the best student accommodation in Liverpool, which is fully equipped with all the necessary and top-notch amenities and features. One of the best things about the Liverpool student accommodation is they are extremely close to universities such as University of Liverpool, Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts, John Moores University and other hotspots within the city. You can choose from a range of comfortable, luxurious, and affordable ensuites, studios, and shared apartments. Students can also choose from university-provided student houses or student halls in Liverpool. However, these student accommodations are expensive and may lack the features and other student benefits that private student accommodation in Liverpool provides such as St Andrew’s Garden, Agnes Jones House, City Point and many more. Also, they are likely to get filled faster than the private student housing in Liverpool because of the growing student population in the town.

About Liverpool

Located in Northwestern England, Liverpool is a city of passion, from music to football; its heritage is extremely rich in all aspects. The town was named the European Capital of Culture in 2008. Liverpool has a population of 70,000 and is one of the most loved student cities in the UK. Another highlight of the city is that it's a highly affordable place, especially for students, as it delivers top-notch student housing alternatives at pocket-friendly prices. The city has a strong cultural representation which students can explore through their many galleries and museums, which enlightens outsiders about the city’s glorious past. According to Guinness World Records, Liverpool is also the World Capital of Pop.

Over 2,500 students from all over the world visit the city each year because it is home to some of the best universities in the world. When talking about student housing in Liverpool, it is amongst some of the best places in the world for students because of its warm, welcoming people, smooth public transportation system, and good standard of living. With amber, you can find your ideal accommodation in Liverpool, where you can enjoy yourself while maintaining privacy.

Best Student Accommodation in Liverpool

Finding student accommodation in Liverpool can be a really challenging task for students if they are new to the city. It becomes even more challenging as there is a pool of student accommodation Liverpool alternatives to choose from. Apart from the other aspects that a student has to possibly worry about after moving to a new country, student accommodation should be the last of them. We all know how important it is for students to find their perfect place, a safe space for themselves to vent out and relax after a long and tiring day at the university. Amber helps students find their perfect Liverpool student accommodation with ease and from the comfort of their own homes with a three-step simple process of pick, pay, and book. Check out some of the best Liverpool student homes below:

  1. Paddington Park House
  2. The Bridewell
  3. City Point
  4. Benson Yard
  5. True Liverpool
  6. St. Andrew’s Gardens
  7. One Islington Plaza
  8. X1 The Edge
  9. Limelight
  10. Yugo Ablett House

Cost of Living in Liverpool

As a student living in a new city, keeping track of your expenses is essential. Your cost of living will depend on several factors, such as your Liverpool student accommodation rent, location of your student accommodation Liverpool, personal preferences, and spending habits. You can create an effective budget to manage your expenses in a better way. We have laid down the many expenses you might incur while living in Liverpool. Have a look.

1. Food and eatery: £150 to £500 per month

2. Travelling expenses: £20 to £150 per month

3. Leisure and entertainment: £50 to £350 per month

4. Stationery and textbooks: £80 to £100 per month

5. Internet & mobile phone: £50 to £80 per month

Student Travel Liverpool

While Liverpool universities cover the majority of the travel expenses for a few of its programs, the city is cost-effective for students who must bear travel expenses. You can get around Liverpool by bus, train, or tram, which are all readily available at all times, and they are reasonably priced. And many of these transportation services are located near student flats Liverpool. The city has systematically layed down the public transit, making it extremely easy for students to get from one point to another, making it efficient for students to travel back and forth from their respective universities. Also, being a reasonable option, it is extremely convenient for students as it doesn’t go too heavy on their pockets.

1. Bus: A single-day ticket costs around £2.20 and can be used on any bus operator's service within Merseyside and Halton. You can also choose a Liverpool PlusBus bus pass, significantly reducing local transportation costs. A few bus stops near student houses in Liverpool include Chapel Street (Stop EA) bus station, Old Hall Street (Stop CHA) bus station, and Moorfields Station (Stop MF) bus station.

2. Train: For just £34.40 per week, you can purchase a rail ticket that allows you to travel across all zones in the country. Train stations near Liverpool student homes that you can take include Moorfields, James Street, and Liverpool Central.

3. Cycles: Cycles are one of the best modes of transportation from your student accommodation in Liverpool to your university. It will be economical for you as well as being environmentally stable.

You can use your university's transportation pass to enjoy a discounted educational tour of Liverpool. Student accommodation in Liverpool is readily available near these well-connected transportation hubs, making it easier to travel to universities.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Liverpool

Students will have an amazing time in Liverpool, with so much to see and explore. Concert Square is the best place to go if you're looking for understudy discounts, popular music, and various clubs. Understudy hotspots include Baa Bar, Level, and Black Rabbit. Keep Stanley Street in mind for various LGBT+ bars and dance clubs. Camp and Furnace, Hangar 34, and 24 Kitchen Street are the places to be if you want to enjoy live DJs. The Invisible Wind Factory on Regent Street also hosts events on the weekends, including live music acts. If you have an unusual event or want to raise the stakes, go to Seel Street or Berry Street.

The world's driving music specialists perform at the 11,000-seat M&S Bank Arena on the world-famous waterfront. The O2 Academy, despite its smaller size, hosts famous live events regularly. If you prefer a more elective sound, go to LEAF, the Shipping Forecast, or the Arts Club to see artists in action. Traditional music fans should not miss the incredibly famous Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, led by Chief Conductor and Distinguished Professor of the University of Liverpool, Vasily Petrenko. What is noticeable is that all the places above can be found at a small distance from the student accommodation in Liverpool, which is the best as it wouldn’t take too long for students to get anywhere. A few other famous spots in the city that you can explore include the Liverpool Beatles Museum, British Music Experience, Walker Art Gallery, and The Royal Albert Dock.

Liverpool Tourist Attractions

Liverpool has a rich cultural heritage and an extensive historical background. There are many attractive spots and places in Liverpool that students can explore and experience. Whether you love art, history, beaches, nature, or sports, there’s something for everyone in the city. Also, many of the popular tourist attractions are located near student apartments Liverpool. We have listed a few of them below:

  1. Anfield Stadium
  2. Eureka! Science + Discovery
  3. Lady Lever Art Gallery
  4. The Beatles Story
  5. Merseyside Maritime Museum
  6. Goodison Park
  7. Liverpool Central Library
  8. Liverpool Football Club
  9. World Museum
  10. Mersey Ferries

Universities In Liverpool

Student housing in Liverpool is situated near the top universities in the city, making it easy for students to travel to and from their universities without any hassle. The city welcomes thousands of students every year who come to pursue a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees across disciplines. Some of the top universities in Liverpool are:

1. University of Liverpool

2. Liverpool John Moores University

3. Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts

4. Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

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