Intro

Urbanest Kings Cross is a short walk from Kings Cross St Pancras underground Station which gives residents access to 6 London underground lines (Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line and the Victoria Line). 

urbanest Kings Cross, has a high-quality specification. 

The rooms here at Urbanest King's Cross are extremely well finished, where comfortable beds are complimented by under-floor heating (controlled by an individual thermostat in your room). Each room has a spacious study desk, benefiting from up to 50mb broadband (the entire building is also wireless), plenty of storage for clothes, shoes, and books.

urbanest Kings Cross is located in the heart of Londons thriving new Kings Cross Quarter and is therefore surrounded by many exciting bars, restaurants, coffee shops and clubs. The best of Londons West End is also within easy reach.

Apartment Facilities

Wi-Fi
50 Mbps broadband
Study area
Microwave & oven combi
Underfloor Heating
Fridge & Freezer
Ironing board
Luxury shower room

Community Facilities

24/7 on-site support team
Communal relaxing & study area
Bike storage
Electronic key fob entry system
Laundry Room
Disabled Access
CCTV
Cafe

Configurations

Studio Apartment£479/week
Available from30-06-2018
Bedrooms1
Area20 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Each open plan apartment features a built-in desk and desk chair, a comfortable small double bed with memory foam mattress, wardrobe, lots of storage and even a panoramic window with incredible views of London. This studio apartment features a luxury shower room and a modern kitchenette featuring a ceramic hob, fridge/freezer, microwave/grill and plenty of storage space.

Payments 

Credit/debit card, or bank transfer. 

However, there is no charge when paying with a UK debit card, and just 2% is charged for international debit cards and all credit cards including American Express. 

Additional fees on bank/wire transfers will depend on the bank, but there is normally no charge on a domestic bank transfer.


Cancellation 

Policy Before 1-week upfront rent payment is made: Customer can cancel with no liability.


After paying the 1-week upfront rent payment:

Within 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer can cancel with refund of 1-week upfront rent payment if a written letter of cancellation is sent to urbanest UK using either of the below methods.


After 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy) The only exception will be if the student fail to obtain a visa to enter the United Kingdom. If that should happen, then, provided they should receive a notice from the students (with accompanying proof of refusal), after that they will accept the amount of the 1-week upfront rent payment as an agreed sum to compensate us for the loss of income which they will suffer, and then only the student will be released from the terms of the Tenancy Agreement.


After moving in: After the customer collects his/her keys, the customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy). In the event the customer wishes to move out, he/she should contact the team who will be able to assist, but the customer must find a replacement tenant to take over the Tenancy and pay any associated administrative and clerical fees to carry out the transfer.

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En Suite RoomSold Out£289/week
Available from30-06-2018
Bedrooms1
Area12 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

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Each of the stunning lockable bedrooms features a built-in desk and desk chair in front of a panoramic window, a bed with memory foam mattress, lots of storage and under floor heating. In addition, each bedroom has a separate luxury en-suite shower room. The residents of this shared apartment share a large kitchen with island and living area including microwave/grill, ceramic hob, fan oven and a dishwasher.

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Payments 

Credit/debit card, or bank transfer. 

However, there is no charge when paying with a UK debit card, and just 2% is charged for international debit cards and all credit cards including American Express. 

Additional fees on bank/wire transfers will depend on the bank, but there is normally no charge on a domestic bank transfer.


Cancellation Policy 

Before 1-week upfront rent payment is made: Customer can cancel with no liability.


After paying the 1-week upfront rent payment:

Within 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer can cancel with refund of 1-week upfront rent payment if a written letter of cancellation is sent to urbanest UK using either of the below methods.


After 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy) The only exception will be if the student fail to obtain a visa to enter the United Kingdom. If that should happen, then, provided they should receive a notice from the students (with accompanying proof of refusal), after that they will accept the amount of the 1-week upfront rent payment as an agreed sum to compensate us for the loss of income which they will suffer, and then only the student will be released from the terms of the Tenancy Agreement.


After moving in: After the customer collects his/her keys, the customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy). In the event the customer wishes to move out, he/she should contact the team who will be able to assist, but the customer must find a replacement tenant to take over the Tenancy and pay any associated administrative and clerical fees to carry out the transfer.

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Luxury Studio ApartmentSold Out£579/week
Available from30-06-2018
Bedrooms1
Area23 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

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Each beautiful luxury studio features a built-in desk and desk chair, a comfortable double bed with memory foam mattress, lots of storage and a panoramic window with stunning views of London. The luxury studios at urbanest King's Cross also have an individual luxury en-suite shower room, modern kitchen and have exclusive access to their floor balcony.

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Payments 

Credit/debit card, or bank transfer. 

However, there is no charge when paying with a UK debit card, and just 2% is charged for international debit cards and all credit cards including American Express. 

Additional fees on bank/wire transfers will depend on the bank, but there is normally no charge on a domestic bank transfer.


Cancellation Policy
Before 1-week upfront rent payment is made:
Customer can cancel with no liability.


After paying the 1-week upfront rent payment:

Within 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer can cancel with refund of 1-week upfront rent payment if a written letter of cancellation is sent to urbanest UK using either of the below methods.


After 14 days of payment and acceptance of T&Cs: Customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy) The only exception will be if the student fail to obtain a visa to enter the United Kingdom. If that should happen, then, provided they should receive a notice from the students (with accompanying proof of refusal), after that they will accept the amount of the 1-week upfront rent payment as an agreed sum to compensate us for the loss of income which they will suffer, and then only the student will be released from the terms of the Tenancy Agreement.

After moving in: After the customer collects his/her keys, the customer will be liable for the payment of rent and the other obligations set out in the Terms and Conditions of Tenancy (Assured Shorthold Tenancy). In the event the customer wishes to move out, he/she should contact the team who will be able to assist, but the customer must find a replacement tenant to take over the Tenancy and pay any associated administrative and clerical fees to carry out the transfer.

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Payment

1-week rent is paid to confirm the booking.

The rent paid is non-refundable, and is adjusted in the final installment of the rent payment.


Rent Payments

Pay in Full

Pay in 3 installments

Pay in 10 installments

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do I need to pay to book?
To book, payment of 1 weeks upfront rent and then you can pay the rest in instalments.


Will I get this back?
No, the upfront rental payment gets applied to your last rent instalment meaning you dont need to wait around for a deposit refund.


What form of payment do you take?
Payments made by credit/debit card or bank transfer are accepted. There is no charge when paying with a UK debit card and a 1.5-2% charge (by your bank) is added to all other card payments. Additional fees on bank/wire transfers will depend on your bank so check with them beforehand. We take either forms of payment, so long as its not cash.


What is included in my rent?
The rent covers your room, use of the communal facilities, all utility bills such as electricity, hot water and heating, and contents insurance cover. It also includes your 50mbps broadband and wifi connection.


Do I need to buy a TV licence?
Every household or apartment in the UK must have a TV license if they intend to watch live TV.


What internet service do you provide?
50Mbps connection to each room with unlimited downloads is provided. A fair and acceptable usage policy applies.


Do I have to pay council tax?
Students are exempt from council tax, so no, you do not have to pay it.


Who can be my guarantor?
The guarantor needs to be someone in full-time employment either based in the UK or based in your home country. Your guarantor could be your parent or guardian for instance however it cannot be yourself.


I dont live in the UK and dont have a UK bank account what should I do?
A. You can pay your rent by credit card or transfer the amount of rent to our client account.


When do I need to pay my first rental instalment?
A. We offer 3 instalment types:
Fully upfront
3 Instalments
10 Instalments
The first instalment always needs paid 14 days before the tenancy begins.


Do you offer a cleaning service?
Yes


Is there a curfew?
No, there is no curfew at urbanest, your secure access fob allows you to enter and leave whenever you wish.


Can I have a party?
Yes. You are allowed to socialise in your room, but other residents must be respected and therefore noise levels will be controlled.


Can I have guests to stay?
Yes, so long as they are guests and do not live permanently on the premises.


Can I live in an urbanest building if I am not a student?
Urbanest buildings are designed as student accommodation and so we can only accommodate full-time students.


Is there a car park?
A. Its very hard to park in London as there are congestion and parking fees, however all of our properties are close to public transport links.


Can I smoke in my room or in the building?
Urbanest properties is no-smoking building.


If I vacate the property over the university holidays do I need to move my possessions out?
No. During the term of the tenancy the room is for your use only and you will only need to move out your belongings on the tenancy end date.


What comes with the room? What will I need to purchase before the move in date?
All the rooms are fully furnished but you will need to bring your personal belongings including bedding, towels, crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils. You can pre-purchase bedding and kitchen items.


How secure is my room?
Each room has an electronic swipe fob entry/locking system so that your belongings are safe. You need to use your pass to get into the building, then the lift lobby, then your room so its very secure.


What is the cost of the laundry?
The washing machine costs 2.50 and the dryer is 1.50.


What is the tenancy agreement?
The tenancy agreement is a legally binding document between the landlord (owner) and the tenant (you). It sets out clearly defined rules of the building and the obligations of the Landlord and Tenant. This is useful because if there are any disputes, both the Landlord and Tenant will refer to the Tenancy Agreement.


When do I move in?
You can move in any time after 3pm on the tenancy start date.


Can I extend my tenancy?
If you would like to extend your tenancy you must notify urbanest as early as possible to ensure your room has not been let to someone else. Bookings happen early every year, so we recommend you rebook early to avoid disappointment.


Can I vary the tenancy period?
Once you have signed your tenancy agreement you cannot shorten the tenancy period.

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