Yugo Therese House, London

Glasshouse Yard, London, EC1A 4JW, United Kingdom
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1.8 mi from City Center
1.8 mi from City Center( 37m. 28m. 14m)
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city center | 1.6 mi
University Of The Arts | 0.2 mi
Guildhall School of Music and D... | 0.3 mi
Cass Business School | 0.3 mi
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About the Property

Yugo Therese House, London, situated at 29-30 Glasshouse Yard Barbican, London EC1A 4JW, UK, is a highly sought-after student accommodation in London known for its strategic location and diverse room offerings. This property features a range of accommodations including ensuite rooms, non-ensuites, and studio apartments. Yugo Therese House provides easy access to several prestigious institutions including the University of the Arts, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Cass Business School, and the University of Law, ensuring that students have a convenient and comfortable living experience close to their academic pursuits.

Opting for Yugo Therese House, London student accommodation means choosing a vibrant city that is an epicenter of education and culture. Student life in London is characterized by its unparalleled diversity, academic excellence, and vibrant social scene. With a plethora of courses and programs available, ranging from the arts and humanities to STEM fields and beyond, students have the opportunity to pursue their academic passions and engage in cutting-edge research. Beyond academics and accommodation, London offers a wealth of cultural attractions and extracurricular activities. From world-class museums and galleries to theaters, music venues, and bustling markets, there's always something new to explore. The city's diverse culinary scene reflects its multicultural population, offering an array of cuisines to tantalize the taste buds. Moreover, London's status as a global hub provides students with unparalleled networking opportunities and access to internships and job placements in various industries.

With its excellent transport links, including the iconic London Underground and extensive bus network, students can easily navigate the city and make the most of everything it has to offer.

In essence, student life in London is an enriching and unforgettable experience, characterized by academic excellence, cultural diversity, and endless opportunities for personal and professional growth. Whether it's studying in prestigious institutions, immersing oneself in the city's vibrant culture, or forging lifelong connections, London truly offers something for every student.

Features

At Yugo Therese House London, each student accommodation is meticulously crafted to provide a comfortable and stylish living experience. The range of room types, including Classic En Suite, Standard Room - 2 Bed Flat, Standard Studio, Standard En Suite, Classic Studio, Luxury Studio, Premium Studio, and Deluxe Studio, ensures that there is something to suit everyone's preferences and needs. Residents benefit from fully furnished spaces, which means settling in is a breeze – no worries about the essentials on arrival to London. Other in-room amenities at Yugo Therese House London include a small double bed, desks with pedestals and study chairs, smart storage and shelving, mattresses, magnetic desk notice boards, USB and HDMI ports in the headboards, washbasins, vanity mirror, towel rails and WC, wardrobes, and adjustable lighting. Many studios also feature a convenient breakfast bar, providing a cozy dining area for students.

Ensuring a productive academic life, Therese House student accommodation comprises a common room, cinema room, on-site laundry, post and parcel services, on-site maintenance, bike storage, well-being events, communal spaces, and contents insurance. Additionally, Wi-Fi, water, electricity, and heating utility bills are included in the rent. Furthermore, there is also 24 hour support, CCTV surveillance, and key access available at Yugo Therese House for added security. Yugo Therese House is not just about luxury and convenience, it's also about location and connectivity, making it a prime choice for students seeking a dynamic and fulfilling university life.

Location and What's Hot?

Yugo Therese House student accommodation sits right next to some of the city's most celebrated and essential amenities. Not only is this accommodation surrounded by leisure and lifestyle conveniences, but prominent educational institutions are also just a short distance away. These include Anglia Ruskin University, London, cutting-edge City University of London, and the innovative Fordham University London. The respected University of Liverpool and the London College of Contemporary Arts are within easy reach as well.

For food enthusiasts, there's a variety of choices that are easily accessible from Yugo Therese House, such as Cocoa Runners, Original Bagel, Pizza Express, Nusa Kitchen, Breddos Tacos Clerkenwell, and Domino’s Pizza - London Old Street. These places not only offer different cuisines but are also reasonably priced! Those who have a love for coffee can visit iconic cafes around Yugo Therese House student accommodation, such as h.o.m.e and the Black and Olive Cafe, which are some of the most popular cafes in the area. With the vibrant nightlife of bars like The Shakespeare, Sutton Arms, and 1920 Bar just around the corner, students can enjoy an array of stylish bars and music venues. And for groceries and essentials, students can always walk over to Tesco Express, where they can find whatever they need. Culture vultures will appreciate the proximity to London's theater district, where stunning performances await at the Barbican Centre and the Royal Opera House. Refreshing green escapes like St. Paul's Cathedral and Postman's Park offer tranquil respite from the urban jungle. When it comes to health and wellness, students need not fret, with the well-equipped St Bartholomew's Hospital being readily accessible. Yugo Therese House offers an ideal blend of comfort, convenience, and culture. This cosmopolitan hotspot ensures that students are not only close to campus but also in the heart of a bustling and exciting London borough, perfect for an immersive and enriching student experience.

Commute

Reliability and convenience are paramount when it comes to student travel, and Yugo Therese House excels in its connectivity. Embrace the efficiency of the London Underground from nearby Barbican Station, or hop on a bus from the Barbican Centre, Baltic Street West (Stop BP), Clerkenwell Road Old Street (Stop BQ) bus stops for a smooth ride to your university or around London's iconic landmarks. For regional and national destinations, the Farringdon Rail station is also a short distance away.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does a viewing take?

It usually takes between 15 and 30 minutes to tour their student accommodation in person, however, they also offer virtual viewings too!

Can I choose who my flatmates are?

You can choose to live with your friends by selecting the same flat number when you book with us. Please note, this is subject to availability, so it’s best to book early to avoid disappointment!

Do you provide female only accommodation?

Yes, if you prefer to have a single gender flat just speak to their residence support team when you book with us. This is subject to demand and flat availability so they’d recommend getting in touch as early as you can.

What is a guarantor and why do I need one?

A guarantor is someone who agrees to pay your rent if you’re unable to, for example one of your parents or a close relative. If you’re unable to meet rent payments please speak to your support team, they’ll only contact your guarantor to pay rent as a last resort if you cannot meet the agreement of your tenancy.

What do I do if I’m an international student and don’t have a guarantor?

If you’re an international student and would like to pay your rent in instalments, you’ll need a UK based guarantor. If this isn’t possible, you can still book a room, but you’ll have to pay your rent in an upfront annual sum instead.

Do I need to be a full-time student to book a room?

They can only accept full-time students. Get in touch with us if you have any questions.

Is there an age limit for booking with property?

To live with us whilst studying at University, you will need to be 18 or older.

Can I personalise my room?

As long as you are able to return it to its original state on check-out or you will be recharged for any damages. Check out their blog for ideas of how you can personalise your room without nails, glue or leaving marks on the wall.

Where can I smoke?

They don’t allow smoking inside your residence, but you’re free to smoke outside.

Can I keep a fridge in my room?

Additional fridges are only allowed in your room if they are for the purpose of storing prescribed medication.

Can I bring a pet?

They love fluffy animals but they do not allow tenants to bring pets into the building.

Are there spare rooms for visitors to stay in?

No, unfortunately, their residences are filled to the brim with fun-loving students every year.

Are there any social events for residents?

They host socials all year round for you and your flatmates to enjoy; from spiritual and cultural get-togethers, to fitness events and much more.

If I don’t get on with my new flatmates can I change rooms?

They want to make sure that you love your experience living with us, so if you find you’re not getting on with your new flatmates it may be possible to change rooms subject to availability. Get in touch with your resident team for more information.

What happens if something in my flat breaks or doesn’t work?

Their friendly maintenance team is always on hand if something in your flat breaks or doesn’t work. Just fill in a maintenance request form and hand it into reception.

Can I have friends or family to stay?

Of course, as long as you are in the flat whilst they visit. They recommend friends and family only stay a maximum of 2 or 3 nights and that you let your flatmates know before they arrive.

Are the social spaces always open?

You can book out some of the social spaces on offer in their accommodation, but most of their common areas are open 24 hours a day unless alternative opening hours are advertised.

Is wifi included?

Yes, they have an average speed of 100MB broadband and Wi-Fi as standard in all rooms, which can connect up to 10 devices, and it’s also available in their social spaces and communal areas.

What appliances are included in your flat when you arrive?

The appliances included in your flat depend on the type of room or residence you book with. Check out their residence pages for more information or get in touch with their residence team.

Where do I do my washing?

They have on-site laundry facilities for you to use whenever you need during your stay.

What equipment is in the gym?

The residences that include a gym on site have free weights and/or weight training equipment, cardiovascular equipment and yoga mats. Some of their properties also have fitness suites with more specialised equipment or dance/yoga studios!

Can I have parcels delivered to my building?

Their reception team is always on hand to accept your parcels and signed-for items so you never miss a delivery. They’ll also send you an email reminder when your package is ready for collection.

Do we get a cleaner?

Some of their student properties offer weekly or bi-weekly kitchen & living area cleaners, but in others you’re expected to maintain your shared spaces and rooms yourself. All of their communal areas are cleaned regularly.

How secure is the bike storage?

Most of their bike storage is inside their secure properties, so only residents can gain access. However, in some residences their bike storage is outside on campus and where possible away from the main streets. In all cases, they recommend using a secure bike lock for extra security.

Is there parking for students on site?

Some of their residences have parking on site for you to use during your stay with us. Check their residence pages or get in touch for more information.

Can I move in before my contract starts?

In many cases, they can allow people to move in early at a daily rate, but you will need to contact the residence team to check.

What documents do I need to check in?

When you check in they’ll need to see a copy of your ID, and also recommend bringing a printed copy of your tenancy agreement with your signed guarantor forms.

What time can I arrive the day I move in?

Some of their residences will let you to move in at any time on set days, whereas others will give you a time slot. They’ll be in touch closer to your move-in date to give you more information!

Where can I park when I’m unpacking?

When your move-in date approaches, they’ll be in touch to advise where you can park nearby to unload your belongings.

Is it okay to arrive out of hours on the day I move in?

If you need to arrive out-of-hours please let your residence support team know with as much notice as possible to make sure they’re available to help.

How do I pay rent?

You can pay your rent instalments through their student portal. If you need help with getting your login details, or if you’re having trouble logging on, get in touch with your residence team.

How many instalments can I pay my rent in?

If you’re a domestic student or international student with a UK based guarantor, you can pay your rent in 3 or 4 instalments. Alternatively, you can pay your annual rent in an upfront sum. In special circumstances, get in touch with your residence support team to talk about what other options are possible.

Can I pay rent by bank transfer?

They ask students to pay their rent through their booking portal as it is safer and more efficient, but in some instances you may be able to pay by bank transfer provided you have spoken to your residence support team first.

Are there any extra bills I have to pay?

Water, gas and electricity are all included in your rent, so there’s no need to worry about paying utility bills on time.

Do I have to pay council tax?

No - full time students don’t need to pay council tax, so there’s no need to worry about extra costs.

Can I sublet my room for the summer?

No - unfortunately, they do not allow students to sublet their rooms throughout their contract with us.

Can I move out early?

Yes - Provided you find a replacement tenant for your room, then you can get in touch with your residence support team to discuss the details.

Is there always a member of staff available on site?

They aim to have staff available 24 hours a day, so if you ever have a request, a member of their resident team can help you day or night.

How safe is the accommodation?

Most of the entrances to their accommodation buildings are access controlled as well as monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day, and all flat doors are all key controlled. They also aim to always have resident teams on site should you ever need extra support.

Is contents insurance included?

Yes, contents insurance is included in your tenancy agreement, so your belongings are protected throughout your stay with us. You will receive more information about this when you check-in.

Is the building regularly inspected for fire safety?

The safety of their students is very important to us. They have fire alarm tests and inspections on fire safety practices regularly across all of their residences.

What payment options are available for international students?

If you have a UK based guarantor you can pay your rent by instalments. Alternatively, you can pay your annual rent upfront in a lump sum.

Can I stay over the summer holidays?

Some of their student residences offer summer lets as well as tenancy extensions, but this is subject to availability. For more information, get in touch with your residence team or find out more here.

What do I do if I’ve booked a room, but can’t get a visa?

Please get in touch with your resident support team and they can cancel or postpone your tenancy depending on what works best for you.

Do I need to bring my own bedding?

Yes - they don’t provide any bed linen in their flats as they find students like to personalise their rooms. Check out their blog for room tips and ideas.

Can I be picked up from the airport?

Unfortunately they don’t offer airport pick up services for international students, you’ll need to make your own travel arrangements to and from the property.
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Student Accomodations in London

London Student Accommodation

Living and studying in the vibrant city of London, UK, is an exciting prospect for students from around the world. However, finding suitable student accommodation in London can be a daunting task, especially with limited on-campus housing options. Students can find a great deal of affordable and comfortable student accommodation London options at a reasonable price with amber. The options for London student accommodation are located near many world-renowned London universities like Imperial College London, University College London, London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, and many more.

Students can find pocket-friendly London student accommodation options in various popular neighbourhoods. Students can choose from a variety of luxurious yet budget-friendly studios, ensuites, non-ensuites, private rooms, and shared apartments. All student apartments London options are equipped with top-notch amenities like a kitchen, gym, wifi, and communal lounges. With amber, you can easily browse through a diverse range of accommodation options, each meticulously vetted to ensure they meet strict quality standards. Amber caters to various preferences and budgets, ensuring you find a comfortable and secure home away from home. Some of the best student accommodation London options include AXO Islington, Mannequin House, Romano Court, and several others!

About London

With the world's most significant institutions and over 350,000 international students, London is a global centre of excellence for education. International students from all over the world favour London as their preferred educational destination. London, renowned for its world-class restaurants, vibrant music scene, exquisite hotels, and rich history, is a city that truly has it all. With its iconic tea culture and efficient public transportation system, exploring London is both delightful and convenient. Each neighbourhood offers a unique experience, from the historic charm of the Tower of London and Tower Bridge to the cultural richness of the National Portrait Gallery and Trafalgar Square. Whether you're strolling through Kensington Gardens or indulging in the city's diverse culinary scene, London promises a memorable visit that will leave you eager to return.

London is the capital of the United Kingdom and is among the oldest cities in the world, stretching its history for almost two millennia. London is a beautiful metropolitan area based upon the River Thames and has been located in the Southeastern part of England since its inception. Being the core of the United Kingdom's economic, transportation, and cultural trade, the city boasts a vast economic sector and great importance in the country. Moreover, students will find that London also shares its borders with popular cities, such as Coventry, Birmingham, and Leicester, making London a highly connected city.

Best London Student Accommodation

Finding suitable student accommodation is crucial before moving abroad. When booking your London student accommodation, consider factors such as proximity to the university, location, rent of your London student accommodation, and nearby transportation options. Amber offers a straightforward process for finding the best student flats in London in just three simple steps: select, pay, and book. Committed to providing the best student experience, Amber offers a range of accommodation types, including studios, flats, and other options tailored to every student's needs. All properties offered by amber are among the best in the city, ensuring a comfortable and convenient stay. Below, we've listed down some of the best student accommodation London options that you can check out if you're planning to move:

1. Peckham

2. London Nest Don Gratton House

3. iQ Will Wyatt Court

4. iQ Highbury

5. AXO Islington

6. AXO New Cross

7. Mannequin House

8. Canvas Walthamstow

9. iQ Sterling Court

10. Britannia South Bank

Cost of Living in London

Several factors play a significant role in determining the cost of living in London. The city's status as a global financial hub and a renowned cultural centre contributes to its high living costs. The type of London student accommodation, its location, and the rent can greatly impact housing expenses. Additionally, the cost of essential goods and services, such as groceries, utilities, and transportation, can vary depending on the neighbourhood and lifestyle choices. It's important to note that while London is generally considered an expensive city, students can expect to spend between £2,300 and £2,500 per month. Below is the breakdown of the many expenses you may incur, apart from your student accommodation in London UK:

1. Off-campus accommodation: £1,220 - £1250 per month

2. Transportation: £180 - £190 per month

3. Utility: £300 - £350 per month

4. Groceries: £200 - £230 per month

5. Food: £450 - £500 per month

6. Entertainment: £60 - £70 per month

7. Clothes: £70 - £100 per month

Student Travel in London

England's transport system, in general, is potentially one of the most effective. The city is smartly connected to every central transportation system readily available within walking distance from all the universities in London. From the world-famous London Underground Tube and DLR (a machine-driven light railway) to trams and buses, students can explore a wide range of transport services in London. To help students, we have enlisted the major transport systems below, which are easily accessible from your accommodation in London for international students:

1. Train

London has a dedicated metro rail system, covering the London City Centre to Waterloo, Strand, and Piccadilly Circus Station. These stations are concisely well-connected train stations. So students don't have to worry about travelling to nearby cities on weekends. The average ticket cost is  £4.40- £9/ day

2. Bus

London's bus network runs 24 hours daily, with more than 100 buses running up and down the city. Students can take buses from Victoria Bus Station near the city centre that connect to all national highways of England. There are many bus stops near private student accommodation London options, including Northumberland Avenue/Trafalgar Square (Stop X) and Trafalgar Square (Stop B). The average bus fare in London is around £2- £5/day. Students can also choose an 'Oyster Card' bus pass that significantly reduces local transport expenses.

3. Cycling

Students can also explore local parts of the city by cycling. They can visit London's exclusive cycling areas, like the famous Jubilee Park & Garden. In addition, most student accommodation London options listed with amber also offer secure bike storage places, so students never have to worry about it!

Student Lifestyle and Living in London

With its wealth of cultural institutions and academic opportunities, vibrant student life, and diverse global community, London consistently ranks as a top choice for students. The city provides an excellent environment for networking and building professional connections, along with the best options for London student housing as well. Home to over 127,000 international students, London offers various opportunities for work or internships in desired career fields, enhancing skills and CVs.

London's dynamic atmosphere offers something for everyone, from exploring cultural landmarks to enjoying vibrant nightlife. The picturesque Thames Riverside provides a serene escape, perfect for those seeking natural beauty and Instagram-worthy moments. Students living in London student accommodation will find an array of cafes, restaurants, grocery stores, malls, and green spaces around. Exploring local shops and city malls reveals London's culinary diversity, with eateries serving cuisines from around the globe. For a memorable dining experience, students can visit popular spots like The Northall, Prezzo Italian Restaurant, and Tunnel Meals. Get a caffeine kick start to your day by a visit to Host Cafe, The Coffee House, and Cafe at Storey's Gate. For entertainment, students can watch a football match at Brewmaster or dance to trendy disco beats at College Arms, The Coach House, and The One Tun Pub & Rooms, located near the city centre. For shopping, you can head to The Brunswick Centre, Cardinal Place, and Brent Cross Shopping Centre. There's also a lot to explore for art lovers. The Residence Gallery, Rebecca Hossack Art Gallery, and Art Space Gallery are sure to transport you to another realm.

London Tourist Attractions

With so many captivating tourist attractions and things to do, it's no wonder London is among the most famous cities in the world. The picturesque views, historical palaces, green areas, and traditions make it intriguing and attract a large group of people. The hubs, pubs, delightful cafes, leisure places, parks and student-efficient clubs drive students to London. Some popular London attractions, which are easily accessible from the many student accommodation London options are:

1. London Eye
2. Big Ben
3. The Shard
4. Trafalgar Square
5. Buckingham Palace

Universities in London

London is home to several prestigious universities known for their academic excellence and diverse courses. These institutions offer a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs, attracting students from all around the world. With its cutting-edge research, world-class faculty, and vibrant campus life, studying in London provides an enriching and unforgettable educational experience. Some of the best universities near your London student housing include:

1. London Film School
2. BPP university
3. City University of London
4. BPP University London (Holborn)
5. Kaplan International English (London Covent Garden)

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