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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

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Crown Place Cardiff

Studio Flat/ Shared Room/ Entire Place

1-6 St Andrews Place Cathays Cardiff CF10 3BE, United Kingdom Distance From University

About Crown Place Cardiff

Book Crown Place Cardiff, & get offers up to £450 including cashback and Amazon vouchers with Unilodgers. Starting at £166 per week. No booking fee. Free cancellation. When you book Crown Place Student accommodation with Unilodgers, the world’s largest student housing provider, you get more than just a room. For starters, you get some incredible exclusive offers - Amazon vouchers and cashback worth up to £200 each and an additional Amazon voucher worth £50 if you refer a friend. Cardiff has much to offer to its international students. With plenty to keep you busy when you take a break from studies, you will never have a dull day here. Crown Place is the top choice for students from around the world, and houses students from Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University and Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama. Book this place for the best Cardiff student experience - you can choose from ensuites, studios, shared rooms, and apartments. Plus, with Unilodgers you’re guaranteed 24x7 support, the lowest prices, and health and safety measures under Pandemic Shield.

 

  

Crown Place is a brand new student accommodation located in the very heart of Cardiff’s city centre. The property is located on St Andrews Lane within a 5mins walk from Cardiff University and with Cardiff University Student Union around the corner as well. Cardiff Metropolitan University and Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama are close by too. Choose from a variety of modern studios and two bedroom apartments. Moreover, the property has landscaped outdoor spaces, secure bike storage, communal spaces, on-site gym, games room, cinema room and study room.

Crown Place student houses Cardiff ensures that you have a comfortable stay at the property, thus the rooms are well furnished and all that you would need to have a good student experience is provided for. Each room comes fully furnished with a comfortable bed, study space, ample storage for all your belongings and a private shower. The 2 bedroom apartments come with a communal kitchen and living space. These apartments are perfect for those who want to share the place with their friends or undergraduate students who are looking have a more active social life. The apartment is very spacious, perfect even if you are looking to throw a party or simply have your friends over for a live screening of the latest match on your laptop. Now if you are a post-graduate student looking for a more independent set up and would like more privacy to be able to focus on your studies then the studios are the perfect match for you. These studios are fully equipped with a comfortable bed, study space, ample storage for all belongings, private shower and a fully equipped kitchen. The studio lets you enjoy your privacy as well as the student community experience. When not studying you can enjoy the great weather in the outdoor courtyard or simply bring your books along. The communal spaces are perfect if you are looking to entertain your guests or want to relax and unwind with your friends after a long day of study. There is an on-site gym at the property as well, incorporating a healthy routine in your hectic schedule will become easy now. When not studying head with your friends to the games room, a great way to break the monotony of the books. If you are a movie buff then you will be thrilled to find out that the property has a cinema room as well. Not only for movies, enjoy the latest matches here with other fans as well.

If you are into adventure sports then Cardiff International White Water will be of interest to you. Enjoy river rafting,   gorge scrambling, kayaking and canoeing here. The Cardiff International Pool is an Olympic sized pool for serious swimmers, also has a leisure pool with slides and a lazy river! Cardiff happens to be the undisputed cultural capital of Wales, plenty of galleries have come up across the city in the recent past. You must visit the Cardiff National Museum, to witness the work of various artists.

Around Crown Place Cardiff there is plenty to explore as well. If you and your friends are looking to eat out then why not head to No. 23 Chinese Restaurant and not only have a great time but sample great Chinese food too. On weekends you will find yourself spoiled for choice, with a dozen different bars to choose from. You could start your night at Eagle, enjoy live music and great cocktails with your friends and bar hop to all the other bars before you call it a night. Best way to ring the weekend in we say!

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Features

Close to City Centre

Close to Universities

Onsite maintenance

On-Site Laundry Facilities

On-site management

Games Room

Cinema Room

Study Room

Gym

Wifi

Safety

CCTV

Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Rooms from
£166 Per week

Studio Flat(9 types to choose from)

Premium Twodio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Premium Twodio comes with 2 private rooms situated from lower ground to 3rd floors and measures approx 30 - 36 sqm in size. Each room is equipped with 3/4 size double bed with underbed storage, private ensuite bathroom,study desk and personal fridge/freezer. There is shared kitchen with microwave oven and breakfast bars to be used by both the room mates. The room is well designed and a great choice for students to stay together.

Price £192/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

15 Jul 2023

£8,448

Stay 44 weeks

Price £182/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£9,282

Stay 51 weeks

Price £175/week

Move in

Move out

Total

2 Oct 2021

3 Sep 2022

£8,400

Stay 48 weeks

Price £175/week

Move in

Move out

Total

25 Sep 2021

2 Sep 2022

£8,550

Stay 49 weeks

Price £175/week

Move in

Move out

Total

18 Sep 2021

2 Sep 2022

£8,725

Stay 50 weeks

Standard Plus Twodio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Standard Plus Twodio comes with 2 private rooms situated on lower ground and measures approx 26 - 29.5 sqm in size. Each room is equipped with 3/4 size double bed with under-bed storage, private ensuite bathroom, study desk and personal fridge/freezer. There is shared kitchen with microwave oven and breakfast bars to be used by both the room mates. The room is well designed and a great choice for students to stay together.

Price £182/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

15 Jul 2023

£8,008

Stay 44 weeks

Price £172/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£8,772

Stay 51 weeks

Price £166/week

Move in

Move out

Total

2 Oct 2021

2 Sep 2022

£7,944

Stay 48 weeks

Price £166/week

Move in

Move out

Total

25 Sep 2021

2 Sep 2022

£8,110

Stay 49 weeks

Standard Twodio
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Standard Twodio comes with 2 private rooms situated from lower ground to 3rd floors and measures approx 26 - 29.5 sqm in size. Each room is equipped with 3/4 size double bed with underbed storage, private ensuite bathroom,study desk and personal fridge/freezer. There is shared kitchen with microwave oven and breakfast bars to be used by both the room mates. The room is well designed and a great choice for students to stay together.

Price £176/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

15 Jul 2023

£7,744

Stay 44 weeks

Price £166/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£8,466

Stay 51 weeks

Price £159/week

Move in

Move out

Total

2 Oct 2021

2 Sep 2022

£7,609

Stay 48 weeks

Standard Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Standard Studio is a well designed studio room having all modern private facilities, a perfect choice for students who prefer independence. The room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom, 3/4 size double bed with underbed storage, study desk, pinboard and a private kitchenette. The room is situated from ground to 3rd floor and measures approx 19-19.5 sqm.

Price £182/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£9,282

Stay 51 weeks

Price £161/week

Move in

Move out

Total

11 Sep 2021

15 Jul 2022

£7,061

Stay 44 weeks

Premium Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Premium Studio is a well designed studio room having all modern private facilities, a perfect choice for students who prefer independence. The room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom, 3/4 size double bed with underbed storage, study desk, pinboard and a private kitchenette. The room is situated from lower ground to 3rd floors and measures approx 20-23.5 sqm in size.

Price £207/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£10,557

Stay 51 weeks

Extra Large Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Premium Studio - Restricted View is a well designed spacious studio room having all modern private facilities, a perfect choice for students who prefer independence. The room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom, 3/4 size double bed with underbed storage, study desk, pinboard and a private kitchenette. The room is situated on lower ground floor and measures approx 20-23.5 sqm.

Price £228/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£11,628

Stay 51 weeks

Large Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Large Studio is a well designed spacious studio room having all modern private facilities, a perfect choice for students who prefer independence. The room is equipped with an ensuite bathroom, 3/4 size beds with underbed storage, study desk, pinboard and a private kitchenette. The room is situated on from ground to 5th floors and measures approx 25-31.5 sqm in size.

Price £218/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£11,118

Stay 51 weeks

Standard Plus Studio
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

This studio room is of x fts and has a lavious space to live in and has all the basic amenities like double bed,study area, wardrobe and a kitchen with all the necessary amenities required like microwaves, electric glass cooktop and Refrigerator with freezer..

Price £197/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£10,047

Stay 51 weeks

Shared Room(1 types to choose from)

Club Twodio
1 3/4 Bed
Shared Bathroom

Room sizes can vary from 26m2 to 33m2. This is situated on the lower ground floor. the room includes 3/4 size double bed or single bed with under-bed storage, private en-suite shower room, shared kitchen with 2 ring hob and combi microwave oven and breakfast bar. Each room has private access with Personal fridge freezer. It also features built-in desks and under-desk power points.

Price £164/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

15 Jul 2023

£7,216

Stay 44 weeks

Price £154/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£7,854

Stay 51 weeks

Entire Place(1 types to choose from)

One Bed Apartment
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

One Bed Apartment is a beautifully designed spacious apartment perfect for students who seek complete privacy. The apartment is situated from lower ground to 4th floors and measures 44 in size. The apartment is equipped with 3/4 size bed with underbed storage, ensuite bathroom, study desk and separate private kitchen.

Dual occupany is also available.

Price £333/week

Move in

Move out

Total

10 Sep 2022

2 Sep 2023

£16,983

Stay 51 weeks

Payment Info

Booking Deposit:

£100 required to confirm your booking.

Rent Payments:

1st instalment – 10 days prior to your tenancy start date
2nd instalment – the following January
3rd instalment – the following May

Please note that we don’t accept cash.

Mode of Payment:

Pay by Credit Card, Debit Card or Bank Transfer.

Booking Info

To apply for and book, a flat or bedroom at the property, you must pay £100 to reserve the room (described herein as “Reservation Rent”). 

You will have 15 days from making your booking to sign the Tenancy Agreement. The Reservation Rent is fully refundable if you cancel your booking within this period. 

Once the Tenancy Agreement has been signed, the Reservation Rent will be held until the first rental payment falls due under your Tenancy Agreement, and will be offset against the amount due. 

To cancel your booking you must tell us in writing by sending an email to us :

You may be eligible to be released from your agreement if: 

Your offer of a place at your preferred University/Higher Education institution is withdrawn as a result of you not achieving the required entry grades, you have surpassed your required entry grades and choose to go to a different University or you have extenuating circumstances that prevent you taking your place at University. 

In order to meet the criteria you will need one of the following: 

• To provide a written rejection letter from your chosen university/Higher Education Institute 

• To provide a copy of the acceptance letter from your new university 

• Evidence as to why you cannot take your place 

You will be required to pay a deposit (“Deposit”) at the commencement of the Residential Period. This payment will be collected with your first rental payment. 

Your Deposit will be held under a Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme and will be used as security against any damage to the Room, the Flat or the Property (fair wear and tear excepted), any damage to the furnishings or other equipment provided (fair wear and tear excepted) and any unpaid Rent or other charges incurred during the duration of your Tenancy Agreement. The balance of the Deposit will be paid to you within 28 days after the termination of the Tenancy Agreement, less any reasonable costs incurred for the breach of any obligation under the Tenancy Agreement.

It is important that you understand that when you sign your Tenancy Agreement, you are entering into a legal agreement with the Landlord, and are liable for the full rent due for the Residential Period. 


Cancellation of your Booking by Property

Our terms and conditions reflect that you are required to sign your Tenancy Agreement within 15 days of completing your online booking and paying your Reservation Rent. 

If you have failed to sign your agreement within the above period, we may give you notice by email of your failure to do so which may lead to the cancellation of your booking, and no refund of the Reservation Rent. 

Your Reservation Rent will be refunded by us if we cancel your booking.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Who can live here?

Any full-time student (minimum 16 hours per week) enrolled in a university or college, who is 18 years of age or older on the date they submit the application form.

Q. What is the contract length?

We offer a variety of contract lengths from short term summer and semester stays and longer academic year stays. Some semester stays may be available so please inquire with our bookings team.

Q. What is included in the room rate?

All utility bills (water, lights, and electricity), 100Mb internet access, 24-hour security, contents insurance and gym access at specific sites only.

Q. Can I choose my room in the building?

Normally rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis. You can specify any special requests at the time of your booking and we will do our best to accommodate you in that room.

Q. Is there somewhere to store my bike?

Yes, all residences have secure bike storage available free to residents.

Q. Do you have extra storage for suitcases?

If students need to arrive earlier than the check-in time on their contract start date, it is fine to leave suitcases with the Reception team until it's time to check-in. However, there is no storage space at any of the residences, and any luggage is left at your own risk.

Q. What furniture is in my room?

Our rooms are all standardised and have the same high-quality furniture throughout.

Q. What are the guest policies?

Residences are your home so you are allowed to have friends and family visit you when you want, we just ask that you respect your fellow residents and sign your guests in and out of the buildings so we know who is in the building in case of an emergency.

Q. Is there a curfew?

No, you can come and go as you please. 24-hour security will be available to welcome you at the front door.

Q. Can I smoke in my room?

No. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas.

Q. Will I have a phone in-room?

Phones are not provided in-room, however Ask4 have provided VOIP telecoms which is available using your laptop and allows residents to call home at discounted rates.

Q. Will I have a TV in-room?

No, however flat screen TV’s are provided in all communal areas and IPTV is available to stream on your laptop.

Q. Will my room is cleaned?

We have a housekeeping team on-site, they will clean all communal areas in the residence. This does not include your room, however, you can arrange a room clean with them directly at additional cost.

Q. What if something in my room breaks?

We have a maintenance team on-site, they maintain the residence and make sure that it is always in the best order for students living in the building. Should you have a problem with anything in your room; say your fridge stops working or a lightbulb needs replacing, they will fix it as soon as possible for you. Maintenance issues can be reported online through your student portal.

Q. Are there accessible facilities throughout the buildings?

All of our residences feature accessible rooms alongside wheelchair and mobility access throughout.

Q. Is there a laundry?

Yes. We have enlisted the help of laundry specialists Circuit to manage our laundry facilities within the residence.

Q. Is the use of the Gym included in my rent?

Yes. We have a fully kitted out gym and fitness suite in some of our residences. This is free for students to use and open 24hrs a day.

Q. What about my Post?

Our front desk and security staff will take collections for you and sort your mail. Each resident has a secure mailbox which they share with around 4/5 students living in the building.

Q. What hours can I use the courtyard?

The courtyard is open from 10am-10pm and is a smoke-free zone.

Q. Do you provide bedding?

No. It is up to students to purchase their own bedding.

Q. Can I move in early?

Yes, if your room is available. The additional charge will be at the current room rate per week and early move-ins are on a week, not daily basis. Please check with our team as to whether your room is available to secure an early arrival.

Q. What do I need to bring?

Provided your checklist is complete and the required rent payment is received, you will only need to provide an ID at Reception when you arrive at check-in

Q. What documents are required for me to check-in?

We require a copy of your passport, visa, photo and proof of address.

These documents must be uploaded to the Student Portal within 10 days of receiving your accommodation offer. Failure to do this will mean that your check-in could be severely delayed and could possibly result in you not being able to check in.

Q. What if I want to live in a different residence to the one I have booked?

Should a resident book with us at one of our residence and then want to move to another residence, this will be possible provided there are rooms available.

Q. Do I need a television licence?

Yes, if you watch television in your bedroom. All homes in the UK require a television licence and your room is treated as a home under the licensing authority's definition. There is a large screen television with Sky in the Social Hub which has a television licence associated with it. However, for IPTV provided by Ask4 and viewed in your room, you will need a licence.

Q. What other charges can I expect?

You will have to pay for laundry, phone calls, your TV licence, upgrade of insurance or internet packages, and any items purchased from the vending machine.

Q. Can I pay by Bank Transfer?

It is possible to pay by bank transfer, however, please be aware that it can take up to 5 working days to reach us and the payment must be showing in your account before you would be able to check-in to the residence. 

Why book Crown Place Cardiff with Unilodgers