Glendower House

St Andrew's Lane Cardiff CF10 3DJ, United Kingdom   View Map

Glendowner House is a spectacular student accommodation located on St Andrew’s Lane amidst Cardiff's city centre, Cardiff University and Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama is under 10mins walk from the property. If you are attending Cardiff Metropolitan University then you can take the bus and be on campus in under 25mins. Choose from a range premium studio apartments and enjoy a cinema room, on-site gym, group study pods, communal areas and games room.

All rooms at Glendowner House accommodation are well furnished and the property tries to ensure that you have the best student living experience here. All rooms have been thoughtfully furnished to ensure that you have everything that you need for a comfortable stay. Each room comes with a comfortable bed, Wi-Fi enabled workstation, ample storage for all your belongings, a private bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen. The apartment is fully self-contained and you will be able to enjoy the best of both worlds. You can enjoy your privacy and study in peace when working on an assignment and when looking to enjoy with your friends then enjoy the whole community feeling at this brilliant student accommodation. When not studying you can workout in the gym or you can enjoy catching up with your friends in the social spaces as well. The cinema room at the property is a nice touch, haven’t we all wanted to watch movies in the cinemas but comfy in our pyjamas? Well, you can do it here. Head to the cinema room to watch the latest releases and enjoy with your friends, just bring along a tub of popcorn. During exams, you can sit down in the study room with your friends and study together or simply bring your books and laptop and study by yourself. Whenever you take a break you can enjoy with your friends in the game room as well, play a game of pool or you could also wager a bet, the one who loses gets everyone a drink. Now when is that not ever fun!

International students in Cardiff will find plenty to do in the city, head over to the National Museum to witness world-renowned impressionist and post-impressionist work, there are natural history, archaeology and geology exhibitions that take place here as well, should you be interested. You must also see the striking steel and slate structure of The Millennium Centre in Cardiff Bay. A huge range of concerts and performances take place here in the one main theatre and two smaller halls. You will also find a number of cafes and restaurants and not to miss the regular free events.

There is plenty for you to do around the property as well. Try great curries at the Mango House Restaurant, this chic Indian restaurant is within walking distance and offer great Indian dishes, you and your friends are bound to have a great time here. If you are looking to go out with your friends and be able to put your dancing shoes on then Central Bar is not only just down the road but also offers lively music, great drinks and a guaranteed good time.

 

Features

Bike Storage

Broadband

Cinema Room

Common Room

Games Room

Gym

On-site laundry facilities

Pool Table

Safety

24-hour security

CCTV

Onsite maintenance

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Price Also Include

Bike Storage

Electricity Bill

Wifi

Book your room

2 Bed Apartment

2 Bed Apartment is nicely built in approximate 30sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, shared bathroom, open plan shared kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 04/Sep/20
Per week £145
Total £ 7395.00
Weeks 17
Per week £155
Total £ 2635.00
Weeks 17
Move-in 11/May/19
Move-out 06/Sep/19
Per week £155
Total £ 2635.00

Standard 2 Bed Apartment

Standard 2 Bed Apartment is nicely built in approximate 30sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, shared bathroom, open plan shared kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 6
Per week £155
Total £ 930.00

Standard Studio

Standard Studio is nicely built in approximate 18-19sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, private bathroom, open plan private kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 44
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 17/Jul/20
Per week £179
Total £ 7876.00
Weeks 7
Per week £169
Total £ 1183.00
Weeks 6
Per week £169
Total £ 1014.00
Weeks 51
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 04/Sep/20
Per week £169
Total £ 8619.00

Premium Studio

Premium Studio is nicely built in approximate 21-23sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, private bathroom, open plan private kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 04/Sep/20
Per week £181
Total £ 9231.00

Premium Studio with Wet Room

Premium Studio is nicely built in approximate 21-23sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with under-bed storage, private ensuite wet room with a walk-in shower, open plan private kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 04/Sep/20
Per week £189
Total £ 9639.00

Large Premium Studio

Large Premium Studio is nicely built in approximate 25sqm size. It includes 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, private bathroom, open plan private kitchen having 2 ring hob, microwave/oven, fridge/freezer. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. Accessible rooms are also available.
Weeks 51
Move-in 14/Sep/19
Move-out 04/Sep/20
Per week £205
Total £ 10455.00

2 Bed Apartment

Room Details

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51 Week (14/Sep/19 - 04/Sep/20)
£145 per Week (£ 7395.00 total )
17 Week
£155 per Week (£ 2635.00 total )

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17 Week (11/May/19 - 06/Sep/19)
£155 per Week (£ 2635.00 total )

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Standard 2 Bed Apartment

Room Details

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6 Week
£155 per Week (£ 930.00 total )

Standard Studio

Room Details

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44 Week (14/Sep/19 - 17/Jul/20)
£179 per Week (£ 7876.00 total )

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7 Week
£169 per Week (£ 1183.00 total )
6 Week
£169 per Week (£ 1014.00 total )
51 Week (14/Sep/19 - 04/Sep/20)
£169 per Week (£ 8619.00 total )

Premium Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (14/Sep/19 - 04/Sep/20)
£181 per Week (£ 9231.00 total )

Premium Studio with Wet Room

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (14/Sep/19 - 04/Sep/20)
£189 per Week (£ 9639.00 total )

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Large Premium Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (14/Sep/19 - 04/Sep/20)
£205 per Week (£ 10455.00 total )

Essentials

Booking Deposit: £250 to confirm your booking. This is converted into a refundable security deposit at the start of your tenancy.

Rent Payments:
Pay in Full
Pay in 3 instalments with a UK Guarantor - first due before moving in, second in January and third in April

Mode of Payment: Pay by Credit Card, Debit Card or Bank Transfer

If you cancel your room booking within 14-days of your Accommodation Offer (provided you have not seen the accommodation) then you will be entitled to a full refund of booking fees. After 14 days, the booking fee is non-refundable.

If you do not sign the tenancy agreement within the 14-days cool off period, the landlord will cancel your booking automatically and retain your booking fee.

If you have made your booking less than 14 days before your scheduled check-in date, you may cancel your booking until the 14-days after receipt of the Accommodation Offer or the date you actually check-in, whichever comes earlier.

If you cancel your booking after the 14-days cool off period, your booking fees is not refunded and you will be required to meet the obligations set out within the Tenancy Agreement, until you are able to find a replacement tenancy to take over your tenancy.

If for any reason you decide to leave during your contracted term after moving in, the landlord may agree to release you from your contract. In this case, you are required to provide a replacement tenant to take over your room for the remaining period of your contract.

If you do not meet the grades of the university you initially applied to OR fail to receive a VISA, you may be released from the contract and receive a refund of your deposit provided you provide the documents as a proof of this. 

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 enquire 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 be 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 our residences feature accessible rooms alongside wheelchair and mobility access throughout.

Q. Is there a laundry?

Yes. We have enlistted 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 to 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 providing 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. 

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