Tramways, Chester

Crewe St, Chester, CH1 3DA, United Kingdom
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£169
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0.7 mi from Chester
0.7 mi from City Center( 15m. 10m. 5m)
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University of Chester (Queen's ... | 0.7 mi
University of Chester | 0.8 mi
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Aircon
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About the Property

Located at Crewe St, Chester, CH1 3DA, Tramways Chester is an exceptional student accommodation that students can call home. It offers a range of living options, including Ensuite Gold, Ensuite Bronze, Studio Gold, Studio Platinum, and Studio Silver, among others. Each space is designed with student comfort in mind, fully furnished. Tramways Chester is conveniently positioned near several institutions, meaning the University of Chester, Glyndwr University, and the University of Law are just a short distance away. With the Tramways student accommodation Chester conveniently located in this historic city, it makes for a prime choice for those studying in and around Chester.

Chester is a city that exudes charm and history, making it an idyllic location for the Tramways Chester. Known for its extensive Roman walls and well-preserved medieval buildings, Chester is not just a city steeped in history but also a vibrant educational hub. It hosts a significant student population thanks to the prestigious University of Chester and other nearby educational establishments. The various black-and-white constructions from that period prove that Chester was once again a thriving trading hub in the nineteenth century when the railways were built. Chester transformed into a cathedral city with the suppression of the Benedictine abbey of St. Werburgh in 1541. The city's comfortable size, student-friendly atmosphere, and high ranking in terms of safety make it an excellent place for domestic and international students. In the vicinity of Tramways Chester, students can explore attractions like the Chester Zoo, the Chester Cathedral, and the Rows. Shopping, dining, and entertainment are abundant, and the city's rich culture ensures there's always something new to discover. Brought to students by Student Roost, Tramways Chester proves to be not just accommodation but a gateway to an enriching student lifestyle in one of the UK's most beloved cities.

Features

Situated in a vibrant location, Tramways Chester student accommodation is designed to cater to students' multifaceted needs. It offers a variety of room types and amenities. For those who value their privacy, the Studio Gold, Studio Platinum, and Studio Silver rooms come fully furnished. Alternatively, the Ensuite Gold, Ensuite Bronze, and Ensuite Silver rooms offer both the privacy of your bathroom and the camaraderie of shared living spaces. All the rooms are furnished with comfy double beds, desks & chairs for organised study, underbed storage to store extra belongings, a wardrobe to accommodate clothes and shelving.

Moreover, the Tramways Chester accommodation boasts common amenities that include a communal lounge where students can unwind and socialise, a special social calendar that fosters communal events with communal kitchens present, and practical facilities such as a laundry facility, car and bike parking, and even a cafeteria for those morning pick-me-ups. The convenience of an on-site vending machine, elevators, and wheelchair access provides year-round comfort. There is also an outdoor and garden area. Tramways Chester is a gated community with good air conditioning for the ultimate student experience.

Location and What's Hot?

Situated on Crewe Street, Tramways Chester accommodation is enveloped by a vibrant community with everything a student could need just a stone's throw away. But let's not forget about academics! Reputable institutions conveniently surround Tramways Chester. You're in proximity to the University of Chester, the innovative University of Law, and the creative hub at the SAE Institute. Not just that, globally recognised universities like Liverpool John Moores University and Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine are within reach for students looking to dive deeper into their disciplines.

If satisfying your food cravings is on the agenda, you will be spoiled for choice. Restaurants like The Ship Inn, The Moorings, and Hickory's Smokehouse offer an array of dining options. Ginger Monkey Number 31 is a small coffee house serving hot and cold brews. Quench your thirst for coffee or a casual hangout at Jaunty Goat Coffee or Blue Moon Cafe, perfect for a study break or catching up with friends. When it comes to groceries, you're covered, with Waitrose & Partners providing all your essentials.

The health and well-being of residents are well-catered to with Countess of Chester Hospital just outside your door. For a dose of nature and relaxation, head over to the sprawling greens of Grosvenor Park or take a tranquil walk along the serene pathways of the Shropshire Union Canal. Chester Roman Gardens offers a peaceful retreat where history melds with lush surroundings. And for a slice of the local culture, the Chester Cathedral and the historic Chester City Walls are local icons not to be missed. End your day with a nice drink at Oddfellows or catch up with friends at The Bouverie - the local nightlife scene offers just the right mix of relaxation and fun post-studies.

Commute

Tramways Student Accommodation Chester offers excellent connectivity options for students. Conveniently located amidst a lively locale, this accommodation ensures that students have access to various modes of transport just a stone's throw away. Railway Station (Stop S3) and Hoole Way (Stop R) are the two nearest bus stops. Students can catch the train from Foregate Street (Stop CC), located north of Tramways Chester.

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Aircon
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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?

Primarily, how big it is - specifically the floor space. Each room has the same furniture, features, and decor, but it will differ in size.

As well as size, the rooms are categorised using a combination of reasons such as location and layout. Some rooms look and feel bigger/smaller because of their shape so we’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 we 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 their 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.

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 – we’re 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, our on-site night owls will be able to assist.

While we try to resolve any issue as quickly as possible, we sometimes require the assistance of an external contractor. If that’s the case, we’ll 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: ASK4
  • Devices: 6
  • Bandwidth (Wireless Speed MB): 100
  • Bandwidth (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 Chester

Chester Student Accommodation

Discovering suitable student accommodation in Chester can be a crucial step in enhancing your academic experience. Chester student accommodation offers a wealth of advantages, including more freedom, the opportunity to choose your living environment, and often a broader range of amenities when compared to traditional on-campus alternatives. Amber serves as an invaluable resource for students, simplifying the search for the perfect student residence by connecting you to a wide array of Chester student lets.

With amber, students can effortlessly browse through various room types, ensuring the selection of a home that aligns with their comfort and lifestyle needs. Student accommodation in Chester is conveniently located in proximity to key academic institutions such as the University of Chester, West Cheshire College, and the University of Law Chester, significantly reducing commute times and fostering a supportive student community.

Options for student housing Chester include a range of modern amenities designed to cater to student life. Notable properties that illustrate the high standards of living available include Northgate Point, Northgate Studios, and Tramways, offering a holistic living experience that facilitates both academic success and personal growth.

About Chester

Chester, a historical city tucked in the northwest of England, carries a legacy that dates back to Roman times. It’s best known for its extensive Roman walls made of local red sandstone, which encircle the city and stand as a testament to Chester's rich heritage. Besides its ancient architecture, Chester is also recognised for the distinctive 'Rows'—covered walkways with shops, making it a hub for both culture and commerce.

The city is home to a student population, complementing its classic charm with a youthful spirit. Students seeking Chester student accommodation have various options, ensuring their academic pursuits are well-supported by comfortable living spaces. Students have the added advantage of living within a community that values education and inclusivity. Additionally, the locales of Hoole and Handbridge are popular among students for their bustling atmosphere and quaint cafes.

Contributing to Chester's educational landscape, the University of Chester is a renowned institution offering a wide range of courses that cater to a global student body. Other notable educational establishments, such as West Cheshire College and the University of Law, also attract students from across the world, reinforcing the city’s status as a diverse academic hub. Not to forget, the proximity to Liverpool ensures that students also have access to the academic offerings of the University of Liverpool. With a portfolio of Chester student accommodation options, amber helps students find the ideal living situation to complement their academic journey in Chester.

Best Student Accommodation in Chester

Finding the right student accommodation in Chester can be a critical element of university life for students making their move to Chester. Embracing student apartments in Chester allows students to immerse themselves in local vibes, granting an unparalleled sense of independence. Whether you prefer the traditional camaraderie in student halls, the privacy of an ensuite room, or your own creative space in a studio apartment, Chester offers a vast array of accommodation options tailored to different preferences and budgets. Having a home away from home close to the institution is a delightful advantage. amber provides a wealth of choices that marry affordability with comfort, each offering distinctive living experiences that cater to various lifestyles and study needs. Below are the top options for student accommodation in Chester that are worth considering

1. Northgate Point
2. Northgate Studios
3. Tramways
4. The Towpath
5. Chronicle House
6. Chester City
7. Haigh Court
8. Albert Court
9. Phoenix Place
10. Apollo Court

Cost Of Living in Chester

Understanding the cost of living in Chester is crucial for students planning their finances and lifestyle while studying in the city. With a historic vibe and a student community, Chester is an attractive destination for both local and international students. The average monthly cost of living for a student in Chester can range from £800 to £1,000, depending on various factors like Chester student accommodation, lifestyle, and spending habits. This cost is pivotal to consider when choosing your student accommodation in Chester to ensure your financial comfort throughout your academic journey.

1. Food & Groceries - £150 - £250
2. Transportation - £55 - £100
3. Utilities (including Gas, Electricity, Water, and Internet) - £130 - £150
4. Clothing - £50 - £80
5. Sports & Leisure - £40 - £60

Student Travel In Chester

When it comes to student travel near Chester, affordability and accessibility are at the forefront for those residing in Chester student accommodation. With a well-connected network of public transport, getting around Chester is both convenient and cost-effective for students. The city offers a variety of options, including buses, railway services, and ample cycling paths for those who prefer pedal power.

1. Buses
The bus system in Chester is robust, offering frequent services throughout the city. Students can expect buses to run regularly from early morning until late at night, connecting them easily to West Cheshire College and the University of Chester. Fares are reasonable, with single journey prices starting from around £2 - £3.5 and day passes that provide unlimited travel. Students can also benefit from purchasing weekly or monthly travel cards for even greater savings.

2. Rail Services
Chester Railway Station
serves as a hub for those needing to travel farther afield, such as to the city of Liverpool. Regular trains offer services to both local and regional destinations. Travel time varies depending on the destination, but students can get to Liverpool in under an hour with fares around £10 - £15. Student discounts are available for train tickets, and it's worth considering a railcard for those who travel by train frequently, as it can significantly reduce travel costs.

3. Cycling
Chester is an incredibly cycle-friendly city, with numerous bike lanes and paths that offer safe and scenic routes to educational institutions. This is perhaps the most cost-effective and environmentally friendly way to travel within Chester. There are various places where students can buy or rent bicycles at reasonable rates, and some options for student accommodation in Chester may even offer bike storage facilities.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Chester

Student life in Chester is a delightful blend of historical sophistication and a youthful atemosphere, providing an optimum balance for those seeking a fulfilling academic experience. Nestled within the heart of England’s northwest, Chester is known for its safety and a strong sense of community, making it an ideal locale for student accommodation in Chester. The city's charm lies in its ability to offer a serene environment conducive to studying while maintaining a welcoming atmosphere where students can thrive both socially and intellectually.

When it comes to popular student hangouts, Chester does not disappoint. The range of quaint cafes and dynamic bars sprinkled around the city, such as Marmalade, Cafe Gate, and Red Lion, offer perfect spots for relaxation and socialisation. The Shropshire Arms is a notable favourite among students for its budget-friendly drinks and lively theme nights, all within a traditional pub setting. If you're in the mood for an aromatic cup of coffee and a peaceful ambience to catch up on some reading, then the Flower Cup offers a delightful escape. Earlier in the day, students can often be seen flocking to the Storyhouse. This cultural hub blends a theatre, library, cinema, and restaurant, offering a creative feast just steps from Chester student accommodation.

For a breath of fresh air, Grosvenor Park provides lush greenery and a tranquil space ideal for picnics, strolls, or even a serene study session outdoors. Meanwhile, the popular Chester Market not only allows students to explore local delicacies but also becomes a venue for community events and gatherings that showcase the city’s amiable spirit.

Chester Tourist Attractions

Chester, a historic city in Cheshire, England, offers a rich tape of cultural heritage and beauty. From its Roman walls and amphitheatre to the charming half-timbered buildings of 'The Rows', Chester is a treasure trove for history buffs and tourists alike. Find your ideal student accommodation in Chester and immerse yourself in this city's distinctive character.

1. Chester Roman Amphitheatre
2. Chester City Walls
3. Chester Cathedral
4. The Rows
5. Chester Zoo
6. River Dee
7. Eastgate Clock
8. Grosvenor Park

Universities in Chester

Chester has some of the top universities in the country. Every Chester student accommodation is located just a few minutes away from the top universities.

1. University of Chester

2. West Cheshire College

3. University of Law

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