Chelsea residence

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Key Info
  • Located a short journey away from London’s Zone 1 South Kensington Underground Station, this residence is perfect for both independent and sociable students with its combination of single and twin occupancy rooms.
  • This residence puts you right in the heart of the most expensive and desirable boroughs of London – so enjoy it dahlings!

Location

The residence is located just off the famous Kings Road in Chelsea which effortlessly blends luxury with style.  From eclectic, fashionable boutiques to globally recognised brands, cafes and restaurants; world-class cultural spaces and renowned interior designers, the best of the everyday mixing easily with the most fascinating and the extraordinary.  It has always been a colourful place, so unsurprisingly the mile stretch draws a crowd from far and wide. It is also the site of the first UK branch of Starbucks which opened back in 1999.

Tucked away in a leafy enclave just a short walk away from the King’s Road, you will find what used to be the legendary footballer, George Best’, local pub.  This iconic Chelsea pub has a heritage that stretches back to 1853 and is a three-floor clubhouse-style venue renowned for its cosy bars, wonderful entertaining spaces and incredibly charming garden.  This pub not only has a good selection of drinks for one to enjoy in the saloon bar, but its menu is of a high quality with a range of delicious options for vegans, vegetarians and coeliacs – all which can be enjoyed in their delightful Conservatory restaurant.

What is an absolute must, is to discover two places that make Chelsea unique.  John Sandoe Books is Mick Jagger’s favourite bookshop, it’s where minutes turn into hours as you wonder at the breadth and depth of the selection.  Green & Stone is a one-off – not just in London; not just in Britain, but in the WHOLE WIDE WORLD.  A special emporium jam packed full of potential for artists both proper and, it must be said, very improper. There is no resisting the pencils, the paints, the paraphernalia that any self-respecting person of taste wants to carry off into the night with which to have their wicked way.

Features

This residence focuses on dual occupancy en-suite rooms which comes equipped with your own bathroom, two single beds, two wardrobes and two fitted study desks with chairs.  Not only that, but the pair’s package even comes in the form of a TV each showing that the residence really does things equally in their Twin En-suite rooms.  The large modern communal kitchens are fully equipped with everything you might need to prepare something light or a delicious group meal for your fellow residents.  The communal kitchens are open to all residents and have plenty of sinks, hobs, ovens and cabinets for each student.

Not only do you have the large communal kitchens to socialise and bond with new people over food, but there is also a large common room onsite where you can sit and chat with friends, or get away to for a change of scenery when you have assignments due or exams to prep for.  Space is not a problem at all at this residence, with laundry facilities on-site in order to save your parents an unwelcomed weekend trip home, dirty laundry bags intact!  Feel free to utilise this 24/7 – it really means there is no excuse for the washing to pile up.

Of course, the security and welfare of all residents is the number one priority.  You will find CCTV throughout the residence along with secure door entry systems both internally and externally – not to mention the fact that the reception is manned by the Residence Team by day, and a trusty security guard at night, all adding to the double alertness of the residence.  Not only are they there to ensure you are safe though, if you have any problems or even just fancy a chat – then they are there to give you that little bit of company that you may be missing from home.  Don’t worry if anything goes wrong in your room either!  Do not think that it is your responsibility to replace the light bulb or fix the leaky sink – there is an on-site maintenance team available to assist you with everything you need.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • CCTV
  • Common Room
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Security
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Chelsea residence has a range of twin en-suite rooms.

More details below:

Chelsea - Twin En Suite
Chelsea - Twin En Suite

This is a twin en-suite room measuring around 10m². The room has two comfortable twin beds, two desk areas and private bathroom, as well as two wardrobes and plenty of storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living and kitchen areas which you will share with the whole residence.

Available: 12 Dec 2018 - 10 Oct 2019

Price From: £470 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2 x Single Beds

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I select my room?

You can select the type of room you stay in.

However, you cannot request specific details such as what floor the room is on or who your flatmates are, as the rooms are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

If you do have a special request, please let us know and we will do our best to help you.

Can I view this residence prior to booking?

If you are staying for 12 weeks or longer, we will be happy to request an appointment with the residence team for you to view the residence.

Unfortunately, we are not able to provide viewings for stays under 12 weeks.

Can I smoke in the residence?

Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found outside the residence.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.

Where can I wash my clothes?

This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.

Are bills included in the price? 

Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet.

Does this residence have internet? 

Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building.

Is there a curfew?

No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please.

Is there always a member of staff available?

Yes, the reception staff usually work during office hours Monday to Friday. However, when the reception is closed, there will always be a member of the customer service or security team on hand, either to assist you in person or for you to contact by telephone.

Can I stay in this residence if I am under 18?

Unfortunately, this residence is only available to students aged 18 or over.

Which London train stations are located near this residence?

Sloane Square Station – 15-minute walk
South Kensington Station – 13-minute walk
Gloucester Road Station – 17-minute walk
Fulham Broadway Station – 26-minute walk
West Brompton Station – 27-minute walk

Which London universities are located near this residence?

Boston University – 19-minute walk
Imperial College London – 21-minute walk

Which London language schools are located near this residence?

The Burlington School of English – 39-minute walk
Learn Fast English – 30-minute walk
Englishouse – 44-minute walk
Francis King School of English – 19-minute walk
Eurocentres – 30-minute walk

Which London tourist attractions are located near this residence?

River Thames/Chelsea Embankment Gardens – 8-minute walk
Victoria and Albert Museum – 15-minute walk
Stamford Bridge – 24-minute walk
Natural History Museum – 16-minute walk
Battersea Park – 10-minute walk

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