Urbanest Vauxhall, London

Miles St, London, SW8 1FZ, United Kingdom
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£148
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2.0 mi from City Center
2.0 mi from City Center( 41m. 17m. 12m)
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city center | 1.7 mi
Chelsea College of Arts | 0.5 mi
University of Wales Trinity Sai... | 0.8 mi
City and Guilds of London Art S... | 0.9 mi
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About the Property

Urbanest Vauxhall London (SW8 1FZ) offers modern student living with an unbeatable location near Chelsea College of Arts and University of Wales Trinity Saint David (London Campus. The residents of this London student accommodation can choose from various room types, including studio and luxury studio options, to suit different preferences. With state-of-the-art facilities and a prime location, Vauxhall Urbanest provides an ideal home for students seeking comfort and convenience in the city.


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.


One of Vauxhall Urbanest's key differentiators is its strategic location near the Vauxhall transport hub. This connectivity means students can effortlessly travel across London, whether heading to classes, internships, or exploring the city's landmarks. Proximity to the River Thames also adds to the appeal, providing scenic riverside walks and iconic views of London's skyline. Urbanest Vauxhall London is designed with students' needs in mind. It offers modern amenities, high-speed internet, and secure living arrangements. Its unique combination of location, facilities, and community atmosphere makes it a standout option for students seeking a well-rounded and enriching living experience in London.

Features

Vauxhall Urbanest offers an exceptional living experience with a range of top-notch amenities. Residents can enjoy 200Mbps broadband, ensuring fast and reliable internet connectivity for all their needs. The bike store & free to use bicycles promote an eco-friendly lifestyle, while the communal relaxing spaces provide perfect areas to unwind. For entertainment, there’s a dedicated gaming area. The property is fully accessible with disabled access and offers ample study areas for academic pursuits. Safety is paramount, with CCTV, an electronic key fob entry system, and a 24/7 on-site support team ensuring safety and security. Urbanest Vauxhall London stands out as a premier choice for modern, convenient, and secure living.

Location and What's Hot?

Urbanest Vauxhall London offers exceptional convenience for students attending nearby universities. Chelsea College of Arts and University of Wales Trinity Saint David (London Campus) are both within easy reach, ensuring minimal commute times. This proximity allows students to focus more on their studies and less on travel. The accommodation's strategic location in Vauxhall provides quick access to public transport, shopping, and dining options. Residents benefit from modern amenities, creating a comfortable and conducive environment for academic success. With such proximity to these universities, Vauxhall Urbanest stands out as an ideal choice for students seeking both convenience and quality living.


Urbanest Vauxhall London offers a vibrant social life tailored for urban enthusiasts. Residents wake up to a dynamic neighborhood buzzing with activity. You can start your day with a stroll to the nearby Tesco Express, conveniently stocking up on essentials. Meanwhile, you can also enjoy your morning coffee at Café Nero, a stone's throw away from this student accommodation in London. As the day unfolds, you can explore the cultural scene, visiting the renowned Tate Britain and Garden Museum. For lunch, you can opt for a quick bite at the Vauxhall Food Market, savoring diverse cuisines. In the evenings, unwind at the Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens, soaking in the lively atmosphere and occasional events. Frequent visits also include the Royal Vauxhall Tavern, indulging in live performances and vibrant nightlife. The locality's seamless connectivity ensures convenience, while hopping on the Victoria Line from Vauxhall Station for a night out in Soho. You can also opt for a leisurely evening at the BFI IMAX, catching the latest blockbuster.


Back at Urbanest Vauxhall, residents gather in the communal spaces, sharing anecdotes of their day over a game of pool or enjoying a movie night in the cozy lounge. With its strategic location and bustling surroundings, life at Vauxhall Urbanest promises an enriching experience filled with urban adventures.

Commute

Urbanest Vauxhall London offers seamless travel accessibility with its strategic location. Situated within reach of Metro stations like Vauxhall, Pimlico, and Oval, commuting around the city is effortless. Buses from Sloane Avenue Car Park, Waterloo Station, and Kensington Fire Station provide additional convenience for exploring London’s attractions. For travelers, airports including Heliport, London Heliport, and Kings College Hospital Heliport are easily accessible, ensuring smooth connections to international destinations. With such transport options, residents can explore the city without hassle, making Urbanest Vauxhall London an ideal choice for those seeking both convenience and comfort in the heart of London.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When should I book student accommodation?


As soon as possible! You can never be too prepared when looking at student accommodation options.Property wants to help you find the room that is just right to start you on your university journey.

Is it too late to apply for student accommodation?


It is never too late, provided there is still rooms available. However, as you can imagine the rooms are available on a first come first serve basis, so once the rooms are full, they’re full! So book yours today.

What should I think about when looking at uni accommodation?


There are lots of things to consider when looking at potential student accommodation. You want to make sure that the rooms available are comfortable, safe, offer a good environment to study and come with all the features and amenities you will need.
Distance to your university building, transport links, local bars, entertainment venues and so on are also essential.
Each Property location page lists all of this information for you.

Is it possible to choose my room?


Yes, you can select the type of room you want in the property of your choice whilst in their booking system. If there are any specific requirements you have or would like to discuss, please get in touch with the team.

When is the best time to book student accommodation?


They suggest that once you have decided to stay with us, to book as early as possible so you are able to get first pick. They highly recommend that if you’re planning to share with friends to book in advance as spaces will fill up and it will be hard to group you together.

How much do I need to pay to book?


To confirm a booking, They require a 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 first rent instalment – meaning you don’t need to wait around for a deposit refund.

What form of payment do you take?


Property accepts payments made by credit/debit card or bank transfer. There is no charge when paying with a credit or debit card. Additional fees on bank/wire transfers will depend on your bank so check with them beforehand. They take either forms of payment, as long as it’s not cash/cheque.

Do you get a student loan for accommodation?


That completely depends on your circumstances. Whatever form of payment is easiest for you will be fine with us. Please speak to the team for more information.

When will I receive the tenancy agreement?


Their tenancy agreements are all online – meaning no paperwork! The online tenancy acceptance has the same legal weight as a paper tenancy so you don’t need to be concerned. You can access your tenancy at any time by logging into your account portal once you have a confirmed booking with us.

When can I move in to student accommodation?


All tenancy dates are available to see at the time of booking. However feel free to get in touch with us if you require an earlier arrival, they will see what they have available.

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 200mbps broadband and WiFi connection.

Do you need a TV Licence at university?


Every household or apartment in the UK must have a TV licence if they intend to watch live TV.

Does student accommodation have WiFi?


They provide up to 200Mbps connection to each room with unlimited downloads. A fair and acceptable usage policy applies.

Do students have to pay council tax?


Students are exempt from council tax, so no, you do not have to pay it. You will however have to provide us with a Council Tax Exception letter, which you can get from your university’s admin department in the first few weeks of the Autumn term.

Who can be my guarantor?


The guarantor needs to be someone over the age of 21 who is in full-time employment, either based in the UK or based in your home country. Your guarantor could be your parent or guardian; however it cannot be yourself or another resident.

I don’t live in the UK and don’t have a UK bank account – what should I do?


You can pay your rent by credit card or transfer the amount of rent to their client account, please contact the accommodation team for details. When you arrive in the UK they advise you to open a bank account.

How many instalments do you pay for student accommodation?


They offer 3 instalment types: Fully Upfront, Three Instalments and Ten Instalments. The first instalment always needs to be paid 14 days before the tenancy begins.

Is student accommodation paid monthly?


Dates will depend on the type of contract you are on, when you are completing the booking link, all the dates and amounts will be on the booking link.

Is there a curfew?


No, there is no curfew at the property, your secure access fob allows you to enter and leave whenever you wish.

Can I have a party in the student accommodation?


If you want to have a party with your flatmates please feel free to! they would ask that you please remember to keep noise to a level where it doesn’t disturb others, and to respect your neighbours.

Can people stay over in university accommodation?


They do permit guests for the residents, but reserve the right to limit numbers for the wellbeing and safety of all residents.

Can I move rooms once I have moved in?


If you are unhappy with your room they will try to accommodate you. This is subject to availability and price. If you swap rooms with another student you must inform the accommodation team immediately.

Can you live in student accommodation without being a student?


Property buildings are designed as student accommodation and so they can only accommodate full-time students.

Is there a car park?


It’s very hard to park in London as there are congestion and parking fees, however properties are very close to public transport links.

Can I bring my bicycle?


Of course! They have a storeroom where you can store your bike. You will however need to bring your own helmet and bike lock to keep your bike secure when not in use.

Can I smoke in my room or in the building?


Properties are non-smoking buildings. If you are caught smoking or tampering with smoke/fire detectors you will be liable for a charge as it’s against the law.

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 is needed for student accommodation?


All the rooms are fully furnished but you will need to bring your personal belongings including bedding (sheets, duvets, pillows), towels, table wear, cutlery, cleaning products (mop & broom), toaster, kettle, and cooking utensils. It’s worth mentioning that it isn’t always necessary to buy all the kitchen items yourself if you’re staying within a share flat. That way you don’t end up with 5 kettles and no space for everyone’s pots and pans. You can chat amongst yourself when you all arrive or join Facebook group for yourself and speak with your future flatmates and plan who’s bringing what.

How secure is my room?


Each room has an electronic swipe fob entry/locking system to ensure that your belongings are safe.

How secure is the building?


Buildings are ‘Secured by Design’ certified, which means they have reached not only a minimum standard of physical security – the doors, locks, windows, lighting, alarms etc. – but also when the layout of the development hugely reduces the opportunity for crime.

Can I give my key to someone else to use while I’m away?


Your tenancy agreement states that you should not share your key with anyone else. This is to ensure their residents safety. If you’re away for a period of a time please let a team member at reception know, in case you receive any parcels that need storing.

Who do I contact if I have an emergency or problem?


You will need to contact the on-site accommodation team or the emergency services, depending on the problem. Details of all contacts will be supplied to you in your tenant handbook when you first check-in.

What is the cost of the laundry?


The washing machine costs £2.80 and the dryer is £1.90 (These prices are subject to change).

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.

How long is a university accommodation tenancy agreement?


The Tenancy agreements are for 51-weeks. However, some shorter tenancies can be offered at times, where availability allows. Please call for further details.

When do I move into student accommodation?


You will need to book a check in time in advance of arriving, you can do this through the online check in portal

Can I extend my tenancy?


If you would like to extend your tenancy you must notify Property as early as possible to ensure your room has not been let to someone else. Bookings happen early every year, so They 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.

Can I sublet my room (e.g. let through Airbnb)?


No – the tenancy you have signed prevents you from subletting your room. If you are considering leaving your room early, please notify the property management team in the first instance.

Is my partner allowed to live with me whilst at university?


If you have a studio apartment and would like to discuss a shared tenancy please contact the team onsite, where possible They can arrange this for you at no additional cost. For the safety and comfort of all the residents They do not permit shared occupancy within rooms in shared flats.

Can I get a guest key for my friend/ family member?


Except in exceptional circumstances they are unable to provide keys for friends or family members. If it is an emergency, please contact the team at reception who will be happy to help.

How safe is the electronic key system used on my door?


Each key is specifically programmed to each of the residents. This will only allow access to your room and the communal areas (Meaning you cannot access the corridors of other residents). For times when you do not want to be interrupted, there is a deadbolt on every room door that can be locked from the inside. Whilst property have their own key to provide access in an emergency, every use of this is automatically logged to give you peace of mind.

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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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