The Fitzalan

Newport Road Cardiff CF24 0BA   View Map

The Fitzalan Cardiff, a brand new cutting-edge student accommodation nestled in the heart of Cardiff. You will only be 15mins from Cardiff University and less than 16mins away from Cardiff Metropolitan University.  You can choose from a range of 2 bedroom and studio apartments whilst enjoying a personal gym, cinema room, BBQ area, music practise room, study and games room.

All rooms at The Fitzalan Cardiff accommodation are fully furnished to the highest of standards. You will have a comfortable bed, workstation, ample storage space for all your belongings, a fully fitted shower, kitchenette and living space. You can choose to live with your friend in a 2 bedroom apartment or enjoy independent living space in a self-contained studio. The property boasts of great amenities. You will be able to enjoy a gym on site. It is fully equipped to ensure you can get a good workout. If you fancy yourself to be a cinema buff then you will particularly enjoy the cinema room where you can watch all your latest movies with your friends. If you are a sports fanatic then you can always enjoy the screening of the latest match with your friends. If the weather allows you will enjoy the outdoor courtyard as well. If you are feeling a little more adventurous then can always use the BBQ section and enjoy a lunch with your friends. Study with your group in the study area or enjoy yourself in the games room and if you are an art student learning music then you have a practise room on-site as well! Isn’t that wonderful?

Living at The Fitzalan Cardiff you will be amidst the hustle bustle of the city and be able to enjoy the best of what the city has to offer. An international student in Cardiff will find National Museum Cardiff interesting as its cultural and art history offerings will give you an insight into the past that the city has to offer. For all the history enthusiasts you will find Cardiff Castle of interest. During the Victorian Era, this castle saw a few additions with an extravagant banquet hall and also a clock tour. Just buy an entry to the castle and spend a day exploring the cultural past of Cardiff.

When at The Fitzalan Cardiff you must visit the Barocco. It is a plush bar with great interiors and lively music. You and your friends are guaranteed a good time. If you are looking for an alternative place to unwind with your friends then The Clink Cymru right across the street is perfect. You can enjoy great food in a smart prison venue. It is worth an experience.

Features

Gym

Cinema Room

Bar-be-que (BBQ) Area

Wardrobe

Fridge

Study lounge

Free Content Insurance

On-site laundry facilities

Dining Area

Microwave

Hammock Garden

Wifi

Games Room

Safety

24-hour security

Secure Door Entry

Onsite security

Onsite maintenance

CCTV

Price Also Include

Gas Bill

Electricity Bill

Wifi

Water Bill

Heating Bill

Book your room

Standard 2 Bed Apartment

Standard 2 Bed Apartment is nicely built in approximate 27m2 - 32m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes lockable bedrooms with ¾ size bed, shared kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £125
Total £ 6375
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/18
Per week £135
Total £ 945

Premium 2 Bed Apartment

Premium 2 Bed Apartment is nicely built in approximate 33m2 - 43m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes lockable bedroom with  ¾ size bed, shared kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £135
Total £ 6885
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/18
Per week £145
Total £ 1015

Bronze Studio

Bronze Studio is nicely built in approximate 18m2 - 19.5m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes lockable bedrooms with  ¾ size bed, private kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom, and a wardrobe. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £149
Total £ 7599
Weeks 44
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 20/Jul/19
Per week £145
Total £ 6380
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/19
Per week £162
Total £ 1134

Platinum Studio

Platinum Studio is nicely built in approximate 25m2 - 26m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes lockable bedroom with  ¾ size bed, private in-built kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. The room is available for dual occupanccy also with extra £20 per week cost.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £155
Total £ 7905
Weeks 44
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 20/Jul/19
Per week £169
Total £ 7436
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/18
Per week £204
Total £ 1428

Silver Studio

Silver Studio is nicely built in approximate 20m2 - 22.5m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes lockable bedroom with ¾ size bed, private kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £159
Total £ 8109
Weeks 44
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 20/Jul/19
Per week £155
Total £ 6820
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/18
Per week £170
Total £ 1190

Gold Studio

Gold Studio is nicely built in approximate 23m2 - 24.5m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes a lockable bedroom with ¾ size bed, private in-built kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £169
Total £ 8619
Weeks 44
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 20/Jul/19
Per week £159
Total £ 6996
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/18
Per week £185
Total £ 1295

Platinum Plus Studio

Platinum Plus Studio is nicely built in approximate 27m2 - 32m2 room size. It features good storage and living space with all modern amenities attached. It includes a lockable bedroom with ¾ size bed, private kitchen having 2 ring ceramic hob, combination microwave, oven, integrated fridge with ice box, breakfast bar with stools, private bathroom and a wardrobe. The room is available for dual occupancy also at an extra £20 per week cost.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £180
Total £ 9180
Weeks 44
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 20/Jul/19
Per week £190
Total £ 8360
Weeks 7
Move-in 21/Jul/18
Move-out 08/Sep/19
Per week £209
Total £ 1463

Standard 2 Bed Apartment

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£125 per Week (£ 6375 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/18)
£135 per Week (£ 945 total )

Premium 2 Bed Apartment

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£135 per Week (£ 6885 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/18)
£145 per Week (£ 1015 total )

Bronze Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£149 per Week (£ 7599 total )

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44 Week (15/Sep/18 - 20/Jul/19)
£145 per Week (£ 6380 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/19)
£162 per Week (£ 1134 total )

Platinum Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£155 per Week (£ 7905 total )

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44 Week (15/Sep/18 - 20/Jul/19)
£169 per Week (£ 7436 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/18)
£204 per Week (£ 1428 total )

Silver Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£159 per Week (£ 8109 total )

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44 Week (15/Sep/18 - 20/Jul/19)
£155 per Week (£ 6820 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/18)
£170 per Week (£ 1190 total )

Gold Studio

Room Details

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£169 per Week (£ 8619 total )

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44 Week (15/Sep/18 - 20/Jul/19)
£159 per Week (£ 6996 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/18)
£185 per Week (£ 1295 total )

Platinum Plus Studio

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£180 per Week (£ 9180 total )

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44 Week (15/Sep/18 - 20/Jul/19)
£190 per Week (£ 8360 total )

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7 Week (21/Jul/18 - 08/Sep/19)
£209 per Week (£ 1463 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. 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

Is there somewhere to store my bike?

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

 

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.

 

What furniture is in my room?

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

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

Can I smoke in my room?

No. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas.

 

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

 

Are there accessible facilities throughout the buildings?

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

 

 

Is there a laundry?

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

 

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.

 

 

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.

 

What hours can I use the courtyard?

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

 

 

Do you provide bedding?

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

 

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.

 

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

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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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