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Urban Student Village, Coventry
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Urban Student Village, Coventry

Hill St, Coventry, CV1 4AN, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Students searching for student accommodation in Coventry, Urban Student Village is an ideal place to consider.  Urban Student Village is located at Hill St, Coventry CV1 4AN, UK and has quickly established itself as a preferred choice for student accommodation. Catering to various preferences and budgets, the property offers an array of living spaces, including various options for the Studio and Ensuite. It is also conveniently situated for students at nearby educational institutions such as Coventry University, the University of Warwick, and Arden University, among others.

Urban Student Village Coventry is situated in a city renowned for its dynamic student life and rich cultural landscape. Coventry, an educational hub, is home to a vibrant student population that benefits from the city's high-quality universities and colleges. The city’s history stretches back to medieval times, and it boasts rankings that reflect its dedication to excellence in higher education. Coventry is also known for its historical buildings and landmarks, such as the Coventry Cathedral and the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum, which offer endless opportunities for exploration and enrichment. With Urban Student Village Coventry accommodation, students can immerse themselves in a city that not only supports their academic aspirations but also enriches their personal growth and social experiences. Urban Student Village Coventry is more than just accommodation; it's a gateway to an unforgettable student life amid the city's historical landmarks and forward-thinking atmosphere.

Features

Designed to cater to the needs of student living, Urban Student Village Coventry accommodation offers a variety of room types, including Premium Studio, Deluxe Studio, Classic Studio, Essential Studio, Premium Ensuite, Classic Ensuite, Premium Accessible Studio, Premier Luxe Studio, and Deluxe Ensuite. Students are spoilt for choice when it comes to finding the perfect space to call home.

Each room is equipped with high-speed WiFi connectivity, ensuring that students stay connected with their studies. The rooms are fully furnished with beds, a wardrobe, bedside table, alongside with desk and chair to focus on the studies. The room kitchen has a handy fridge and a microwave for late-night snacks or quick meals between study sessions.

Beyond the rooms, the Urban Student Village Coventry has common amenities provided to enhance the living experience of students. A state-of-the-art gym awaits fitness enthusiasts, while multiple parking spots ensure students have a secure place for their vehicles. The study area serves as a soothing place for academics, and the lounge and courtyard offer a serene escape to socialise and unwind. Additionally, the provision of central heating guarantees a comfortable environment, and the presence of a television in communal spaces allows for relaxing breaks with friends after a day of study. The Urban Student Village Coventry is also equipped with CCTV for safety purposes.

Location and What's Hot?

Urban Student Village Coventry is well connected with student life and urban excitement. As for education, the property is situated among several renowned institutions, including Coventry University,  University of Warwick, and other universities like the Arden University, easily accessible, ensuring a swift journey to lectures and campus events.

There are options of vibrant hangouts, convenient shopping, and dining options surrounding this premier student accommodation in Coventry. Just outside your door, you'll find the high-spirited Skydome Complex, offering a diverse mix of entertainment avenues from bustling bars to delightful eateries. For students looking to balance their studies with a touch of shopping, the famed West Orchards Shopping Centre is a retail paradise. Foodies can rejoice in the proximity of FarGo Village, a creative quarter filled with art, culture, artisan eateries, and unique independent shops.

When cravings hit, students staying at Urban Student Village Coventry need not venture far, as Kasbah Nightclub and Coventry Market are right in the neighbourhood for trendy drinks and fresh produce. Coventry Cathedral, an architectural marvel, and St. Mary's Guildhall offer cultural experiences steeped in history without the need for a lengthy commute. Moreover, the serene ambience of War Memorial Park provides an idyllic setting for downtime and study breaks amidst nature's embrace.

Healthcare is conveniently covered with hospitals like University Hospital Coventry within reach, ensuring peace of mind for occupants of Urban Student Village Coventry accommodation. Whether you seek engaging academics, vibrant nightlife, or relaxing outdoor spaces, this accommodation promises to enhance your university experience in Coventry with its prime location and vibrant surroundings.

Commute

Urban Student Village Coventry offers a prime location for students seeking convenient travel options to explore the city and commute to their universities. The student accommodation boasts excellent connectivity, with Coventry Railway Station and Canley Railway Station offering extensive rail links for longer journeys. For daily commutes, an array of bus stops like St. Johns Chruch Stop, Well Stop, and Corporation Stops are easily accessible, putting the city at your doorstep. Urban Student Village Coventry accommodationsimplifies city living with its strategic location, providing students with an effortless commute and more time to enjoy their university experience.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Electricity
Water
Wifi
Gas

Common Amenities

Up To 200Mbps* Internet
Bike Storage
Gym
Free Parking
Study Area
Communal Lounge

Cancellation Policies (4)

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    This property offers cooling-off period.
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    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
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    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.
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Payment Policies (5)

  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
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  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers 1, 3, 4, 10 flexible instalment plans.
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  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I apply for dual occupancy?

Dual occupancy is available on most rooms over 23sqm. Both occupants would need to apply and mention in their application that they are applying for dual occupancy so that the price can be amended. The price would be the total rent plus an additional £50 and then divided by two for each occupant’s weekly cost unless otherwise stated.

Can I book if I'm under 18?

If you turn 18 in the first semester of university, they can accept your booking with no restrictions other than an adult over the age of 18 must be a co-signatory on your tenancy agreement and must accept the terms of it. They can accept under 18s in some of their properties subject to the Policy for Students under the Age of 18.

How do you allocate rooms?

When applying for a room you will be asked a series of questions to determine the type of room/flat that you require, along with any special requests you may have. Please note that special requests cannot be guaranteed except where you have disability as defined and covered under the Equality Act 2010. They will attempt to meet your allocation needs as far as practicably possible, should you have a defined disability. If you have a disability, medical condition or special request that affects your accommodation requirement please inform them in the additional notes section when completing your application, either online or by paper form. You are encouraged to disclose any special requests for your stay such as your preferences regarding culture, religion, sex, gender, etc. to enable them to make an informed decision about your room allocation. Where appropriate, an applicant may be prioritised through the allocation categories as a result of disclosing a disability to them.

Does the property management comply with the scottish letting agent code of pratice?

Yes they do and their Scottish Letting Agent Registration Number is LARN2005009.

Can I live at the management property?

You must be a full-time student to live with them. You can book with them whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of their cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Does my rental price include room cleaning?

Room cleaning services are available at some properties for an additional charge, unless stated as being included with the rent.

Are pets allowed?

No pets of any kind are permitted at the property management except registered assistance dogs.

What can I bring?

You can bring most of your belongings but some electricals aren't suitable for the properties. Non UK compliant electricals such as rice cookers are not suitable for use with UK power outlets and this can cause fire risks.

Can I choose who I live with?

If you are applying to live with friends, please ensure that you follow their ‘create application’ link , list the friends that you would like to live with and they will then contact them and make the arrangements for you!

Can I choose my room?

If you follow the ‘book now’ process you can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests within the ‘create application’ route which they will do their best to accommodate, however all requests and subject to availability and conditions.

Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online. Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

Do you provide Summer Accommodation?

Yes, their summer bookings usually open around March. Keep a look out for pricing and information or contact.

Do I have to move out during the holidays?

Your room is yours for the full contract period and you don’t need to move out during academic breaks.

Can I move in before my contract?

If you wish to arrive earlier than your contract start date, you need to email or call. If early arrival is possible your contract will be adjusted and you will need to accept it then pay the additional charges prior to arrival. Please note, not all requests can be accommodated.

Does my rental price include insurance?

Contents insurance is included at some management properties, which will be shown on the property page and details of the insurance can be obtained from the property manager when you check in. If you wish to confirm whether the property offers contents insurance, please contact the property team directly. Please note they advise taking out contents insurance if it is not included at your property and management is not liable for the loss or damage of your personal belongings and room contents.

Do I need to pay council tax?

If you are a qualifying full time student, you will be exempt from paying Council Tax. You must provide them with your council tax exemption certificate which your university will be able to arrange. If you do not have this when you move in because you have not yet enrolled on your course, please ensure that you bring with you the name of your university and your university student ID number.

Does my rental price include car parking?

On-site car parking is available at some properties, but is not included within the rental price unless explicitly stated and confirmed in writing. Payments for car parking permits are separate to your tenancy agreement. Please speak to the property team if you wish to purchase a car parking space. Car parking spaces are very limited and are strictly on a first-come first-served basis.

How do I pay my rent?

Your rent can be paid in a number of ways: They always recommend making your rent payments through your account page in their web portal. You may also make payment by bank transfer. Please contact your property team directly or request bank details here. Please note, you will never be asked to make a payment to any other bank account for any reason. They do not accept cash payments for any reason.

  • Online via by logging into your student account
  • At the property reception desk
  • By telephone to the property team
  • By bank transfer (please ensure you use your name and student ID as the payment reference). International bank transfers may incur a charge from your own bank, so please make sure you account for this amount.

Can I pay in installments?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

When do I pay my rent?

If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April. If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date. Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in. Other instalment options may be available.

What's included in my rent?

All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi* is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase. All of their properties offer a Wi-fi connection at the stated level** included within the rent and there is no additional charge for use of the on-site internet. Some providers may offer more services and packages at an additional charge which you are under no obligation to use. If you choose to add additional features to your internet package, that relationship is with you and the service provider directly and does not fall under the terms of your tenancy. For information on the speed of your internet connection, please ask your Property Team for more information. *a one off connection fee may apply dependent on property. Please see your property page and your tenancy agreement for more information. ** the internet speed is the maximum stated speed available into the property.

Can I move-in before I pay my rent?

All rent that is due must have been paid when you check in. If you are having difficulties or this will be a problem, please contact the property as early as possible who will assist you.

What if I don't have a UK guarantor?

If you are unable to provide your own UK Guarantor, they recommend the service of Housing Hand you can find further information, prices and how to apply on their website.

Who can be a guarantor?

To be a guarantor you must:

  • Be resident in the UK (or Ireland if Aspen) for a minimum of 1 year
  • Be over 21 years of age
  • Be a homeowner or in full time employment
  • Provide a copy of photographic identification, such as a passport, driving licence or ID badge
  • Provide a copy of proof of your UK address which must be less than 3 months old, such as a utility bill (e.g. electricity, water, gas, telephone), a bank statement or a Council Tax bill.

Can I pay my rent from overseas?

You can pay your rent either online by logging in to your student account, by bank transfer or by credit or debit card over the phone.

Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor or an Irish Guarantor for Aspen.

What can I do if my student loan hasn't arrived yet?

You can defer your rent instalments to be in line with your student loan payments if you wish. All requests for deferred payments must be made by 1st August in each academic year to the property team. You will be required to provide evidence of your student loan schedule to the property team in order for the payment plan to be set up. You will be required to pay two weeks rent 14 days prior to your contract start date, which will be deducted from the balance of your first instalment on the agreed date. A one off admin fee of £50 will be charge and payable with the initial 2 week rent payment and this £50 admin fee will not be deducted from the balance of rent due. Please note deferring your rent must be pre-arranged and agreed with the property manager prior to your move in date. If no arrangement has been made, rent is due as per your tenancy agreement.

Do I need a guarantor if I'm a sponsored student?

They may be able to accept sponsors in place of guarantors in some cases, however this depends on the terms of your sponsorship and whether your sponsor is willing to guarantee rent payments. If you are a sponsored student, please contact your chosen property directly to enquire about using a sponsor in place of guarantor.

Can I pay my rent weekly?

Weekly rent payments are not available, however management offers a number of instalment options for students to pay their rent.

When does the discount come off my rent?

All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

How do I book a viewing?

You can book a viewing using the online viewing tool or by contacting.

How do I cancel or re-arrange the viewing?

Please use the link on the viewing confirmation email or contact.

How long does a viewing take?

A viewing usually takes around 15 to 20 minutes, however you can spend as long as you wish viewing the property.

What will I be shown on my viewing?

The property team will guide you around the building and show you the social areas, outdoor spaces and on-site facilities as well as the rooms you would like to see (dependent upon availability). Please be aware that some rooms and apartments that you view may be occupied by the current residents.

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

They offer a Online viewings for those who cannot view in person. Just click 'Arrange a Viewing' and from there you can choose the Online option and organise a time and date that suits you. A member of the team will skype call you at your arranged time.

What do I need to bring with me?

When you come to pick up your keys you need to bring some photographic ID. To find out what else you may need to bring check out.

Is there car parking facilities for when i move in?

Some properties have car parking facilities available for a small charge, please speak to your property team directly if you would like to reserve car parking.

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Coventry Student Accommodation

When it comes to finding the ideal student accommodation in Coventry, opting for off-campus housing presents numerous advantages, such as freedom, privacy, and a chance to immerse in the city's historical culture. Amber is a pivotal ally for students looking to navigate the plentiful options for student accommodation in Coventry, streamlining their search by connecting them to a multitude of suitable living spaces near institutions such as Coventry University, the University of Warwick, and City College Coventry.

Amber's user-friendly platform is a treasure trove of Coventry student accommodations located in convenient proximities to the city's reputable institutions. Their extensive range of room types ensures that there's a snug fit for every preference, whether you're looking for an ensuite room or a shared apartment. Prioritising the comfort of its residents, these properties boast amenities aimed at making student life both relaxing and productive, such as high-speed internet, well-equipped study areas, and fitness facilities.

For those studying at the best universities in the city, student accommodation Coventry, like Paradise Student Village, Collegiate Corporation Village, and Collegiate Burges House, embodies the perfect blend of accessibility and serene living environments. Discover the ease of securing your next student accommodation in Coventry with Amber.

About Coventry

Coventry, an interesting city situated in the West Midlands of the United Kingdom, boasts a rich cultural history and modernity. It's a locale where medieval remnants meet contemporary culture, making it a fascinating place for anyone, especially students. Known for its prominent role in Britain's automotive industry and celebrated for its contribution to the arts, Coventry also thrives as a hub of education and innovation. The city is home to a dynamic student population, drawn to its reputable institutions and the quality Coventry student accommodation on offer.

The heartbeat of student life can be felt in localities such as Earlsdon, with its bohemian vibe, and Canley, a stone's throw from educational majors. Cheap student accommodation in Coventry is designed to cater to a diverse student community; whether you're looking for a quiet study environment or a bustling social scene, you'll find a locale that suits your needs. Coventry University, nestled in the city centre, and the prestigious University of Warwick contribute immensely to both the academic and cultural heritage of the city. With unions and student clubs to fit the needs of all students coming from all over the world, Coventry is one of the best university towns out there.

Students seeking Coventry student accommodation have ample choices, with options ranging from stylish studios to shared apartments, all designed to enhance the student experience. At amber, we understand the importance of finding the perfect home away from home, which is why we list a rich selection of student accommodation in Coventry, ensuring your academic journey is both comfortable and memorable.

Best Student Accommodation in Coventry

Finding the ideal student accommodation in Coventry can greatly enhance your university experience, especially for those relocating to this amazing city. Opting for off-campus housing opens a world of opportunities, including greater independence, possibly more affordable living options, the ability to choose your flatmates, and immersion in a larger community that extends beyond the university campus. Conveniently positioned in close proximity to renowned universities like Coventry University and the University of Warwick, Coventry offers a variety of student accommodations, such as private ensuite rooms, shared student halls, and fully-fledged studio apartments, providing something for every preference and budget. Below are the top Coventry student accommodation available in the city, each uniquely tailored to enrich your student life:

1. Paradise Student Village

2. Collegiate Corporation Village

3. Collegiate Burges House

4. Collegiate Pillar Box

5. Canvas Coventry City Poin

6. iQ Weaver Place

7. Canvas Coventry Arundel House

8. The Apollo Works

9. Merlin Point

10. Mercia Lodge

Cost of Living in Coventry

Understanding the cost of living in Coventry is crucial for students who are planning their finances before moving into a student accommodation in Coventry. The average cost of living for a student in Coventry can significantly influence both their budgeting and lifestyle choices. Whether you're searching for Coventry student accommodation or looking to manage your expenses, it’s important to anticipate your outgoings. Students can expect a cumulative monthly cost of living in Coventry to be around £800 - £1,200, depending on lifestyle and type of accommodation.

1. Food & Groceries - £200 - £250
2. Transportation - £55 - £85
3. Utilities (including internet) - £60 - £100
4. Clothing - £50 - £70
5. Sports & Leisure - £30 - £50
6. Internet and Phone Bills - £40 - £70/month

Student Travel Coventry

For students seeking ideal Coventry student accommodation, it's key to consider how you'll navigate the bustling city. In Coventry, students can enjoy affordable and accessible public transportation options, ensuring they have the freedom and flexibility to explore the city to its full potential or commute to their respective campuses with ease.

The city offers a variety of convenient travel options;

1. Buses
Running with commendable frequency, Coventry's bus network connects the entire city, including areas near student accommodation in Coventry, making travel to key universities straightforward. You can expect a bus every 5-10 minutes during peak hours. A single journey could set you back by approximately £2.10, though savings can be achieved by purchasing a travel card, known as the Pop card, which offers daily, weekly, or monthly passes.

2. Trains
The train service from Coventry railway station is an excellent choice for longer commutes, such as to Leicester College. Regular services are available and the travel time depends on the destination. A standard fare may vary widely but using a Railcard can offer savings of about 1/3rd of your expense.

3. Cycling
For a greener option, cycling is much encouraged in Coventry. With ample bike paths and dedicated lanes, it's not only an eco-friendly choice but also a healthy one. Cycling can be practically free, with the only cost being the initial purchase or rental of the bike. You can also often store your cycle in your student accommodation in Coventry.

Each of these transportation modes supports a sustainable and efficient travel environment, ensuring students have a hassle-free experience when staying in a  Coventry accommodation. So, whether you're planning a study session at your university, engaging in campus activities, or simply exploring the cultural vibe of Coventry. The city's transport system has got your back.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Coventry

Coventry offers a diverse and enriching lifestyle for students. Known for its blend of cultural heritage and contemporary living, Coventry promises a safe and comfortable environment for those pursuing their academic goals. With Coventry student accommodation conveniently located around the city, students can fully immerse themselves in all this historic city has to offer. The city’s welcoming atmosphere is epitomised by the wide range of hangout spots tailored to student preferences. For caffeine aficionados, the city hosts a host of quaint cafes, such as the RISING Café, a charming spot known for its vintage vibe. Meanwhile, The Golden Cross pub offers a taste of traditional British life with its historic decor and lively environment. Restaurants such as The Courtyard and YAKII are the perfect go-to places!

The War Memorial Park is a popular spot for students to relax or have a leisurely game of football. For those seeking a touch of nature, Coombe Abbey Park offers picturesque walks and stunning gardens to explore. The city truly comes to life with its events calendar, presenting an array of festivals and cultural happenings. The Coventry Motofest showcases a riot of sound and speed, celebrating the city’s automobile heritage, while the Godiva Festival brings together music lovers from across the UK. Coventry not only provides excellent Coventry student accommodations but also enriches students’ lives with its blend of historic charm and modern cultural experiences. Its compact nature means everything is easily accessible, making life as a student in Coventry stress-free and full of potential. Whether you’re sipping coffee in a cosy nook or revelling in a music festival, Coventry embodies a stimulating and enjoyable student experience.

Coventry Tourist Attractions

From the awe-inspiring Coventry Cathedral to the fascinating Coventry Transport Museum, the city offers an intriguing blend of ancient and modern. With an exciting student life fostered by notable institutions renowned not only across the UK but also the world, Coventry is also a hub for scholars seeking quality Coventry student accommodation.

1. Coventry Cathedral
2. Coventry Transport Museum
3. St. Mary's Guildhall
4. The Herbert Art Gallery & Museum
5. War Memorial Park
6. Coventry Music Museum
7. Historic Spon Street
8. The Belgrade Theatre
9. Coventry Canal Basin
10. Lunt Roman Fort

Universities in Coventry

Coventry, a locality in the West Midlands of England, is home to some of the most esteemed and renowned universities in the country. Students flock to this area for its excellent educational institutions and the dynamic student accommodation in Coventry options that cater to diverse needs.

1. Coventry University,

2. University of Warwick
3. City College Coventry
4. Arden University

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