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The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

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The Maltings Colchester

Private Room/ Studio Flat

Haven Road, Colchester, CO2 8FU, UNITED KINGDOM Distance From University

About The Maltings

The Maltings offers No Place, No Pay ­which means that if your university
cancels your course, or you don’t get a place, you can cancel your booking for free, and No
Visa, No Pay which means if you don’t get your Visa, you can cancel your booking for free. This
way, you can book The Maltings well in advance before it sells out!

The Maltings Colchester is a stylish and modern student accommodation located on Haven Road with the city centre only 15 mins away. The University of Essex is just 1 minute away. Choose from a range of en-suite rooms in shared apartments, 1-bedroom flats or self-contained studios. There is a gym on-site along with great social spaces as well. If you plan on bringing your car, there is car parking available too.

All rooms at The Maltings accommodation are stylishly furnished and offer you all the comfort you need for a memorable stay at the property. The En-suite rooms are perfect for those who are looking for a more social environment. You will be sharing your student accommodation in Colchester with other student residents, giving you greater opportunities to meet new people and living with them will grant you the ultimate experience. The shared apartment will have a fully fitted kitchen and living area that shall be shared amongst all the flatmates. You can prepare your meals together here and the living area is perfect to unwind and relax with your friends after a long day at the university. Those of you who are looking for more personal space will enjoy the Studios or the 1 Bedroom apartment. Both these apartments are fully furnished and self-contained. You will have your own personal bed, study space, ample storage for all your belongings, a fully fitted kitchen and a personal bathroom as well. You can enjoy preparing your meals in your own kitchen or bake a cake in the oven. Get ready on time every day since no hassle of queuing up outside the bathroom for your turn. The Maltings accommodation also has great Social Spaces where you can entertain your guests or maybe grab your laptop and watch a movie with your friends here. The property also has a private Gym, fully equipped to ensure that you are able to incorporate a good health regimen into your daily schedule. Another wonderful news is that if you plan on bringing your car along with you then there is secure car parking available at the property as well. There is secure parking for your bike as well, which makes The Maltings a great home for students!

International students in Colchester will find a lot to explore. The city buzzes with history and historical sites such as the Roman Circus Centre and Colchester Castle are both worth exploring. There is plenty to explore around The Maltings Colchester too. Why not head over to Mamma Mia Restaurant and satiate your cravings for some good Italian food. Spend your weekends at the Essex University SU Bar with the other university students and enjoy a great night without having to empty your pockets for the same. 

Book The Maltings Colchester student accommodation with the world’s largest student housing provider. You can choose from ensuites, studios, shared rooms, and apartments. No booking fee. Best deal guaranteed. Starting at £140 per week. When you book The Maltings Colchester with Unilodgers, you get more than just a room. For starters, you get some incredible exclusive offers worth up to £200. Plus, a room just 15 minute walk away from University of Essex and that’s some serious insta-cred. The Maltings Colchester is the top choice for students worldwide, and houses students from University of Essex.

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Features

Close to City Centre

Close to Universities

On-Site Laundry Facilities

Gym

Common Room

Bike Storage

Car Parking

Wifi

Safety

Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gym

Water Bill

Wifi

Rooms from
£140 Per week

Private Room(6 types to choose from)

Bronze En-Suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Bronze En-suite is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having a bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. The en-usite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £160/week

Move in

Move out

Total

5 Jan 2024

12 Apr 2024

£2,240

Stay 14 weeks

Price £155/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

28 Jul 2025

£6,864

Stay 44 weeks

Price £153/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

27 Jul 2024

£6,732

Stay 44 weeks

Price £150/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

14 Sep 2024

£7,650

Stay 51 weeks

Price £145/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

24 Jun 2025

£5,717

Stay 39 weeks

Price £140/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

22 Jun 2024

£5,460

Stay 39 weeks

Price £140/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

29 Jun 2024

£5,600

Stay 40 weeks

Price £160/week

Move in

Move out

Total

13 Oct 2023

29 Dec 2023

£1,760

Stay 11 weeks

Price £156/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

17 Sep 2023

£7,978

Stay 51 weeks

Silver En-Suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Silver En-suite is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a shared kitchen. The en-usite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortabel living.

Price £165/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

28 Jul 2025

£7,307

Stay 44 weeks

Price £160/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

14 Sep 2024

£8,160

Stay 51 weeks

Price £159/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

24 Jun 2025

£6,269

Stay 39 weeks

Price £159/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£8,132

Stay 51 weeks

Price £166/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

29 Jul 2023

£7,304

Stay 44 weeks

Price £164/week

Move in

Move out

Total

17 May 2021

31 Jul 2021

£1,757

Stay 11 weeks

Price £154/week

Move in

Move out

Total

17 May 2021

18 Sep 2021

£2,728

Stay 18 weeks

Gold En-Suite
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Gold En-suite is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having a comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a shared kitchen. The en-usite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortabel living.

Price £175/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

28 Jul 2025

£7,750

Stay 44 weeks

Price £169/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£8,643

Stay 51 weeks

Price £173/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

29 Jul 2023

£7,612

Stay 44 weeks

Price £169/week

Move in

Move out

Total

17 May 2021

31 Jul 2021

£1,811

Stay 11 weeks

Price £164/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

16 Sep 2023

£8,364

Stay 51 weeks

Price £162/week

Move in

Move out

Total

17 May 2021

18 Sep 2021

£2,870

Stay 18 weeks

Platinum Ensuite
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Platinum Ensuite room measures around 18.5-19.8 sqm and comes with a comfortable sized bed, study area, ensuite bathroom, ample storage, shared kitechen and other amenities for a comfortable living. 

Price £185/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

28 Jul 2025

£8,193

Stay 44 weeks

Price £179/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£9,155

Stay 51 weeks

Price £173/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

29 Jul 2023

£7,612

Stay 44 weeks

Price £172/week

Move in

Move out

Total

30 Nov 2020

31 Jul 2021

£5,971

Stay 35 weeks

Price £167/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

16 Sep 2023

£8,517

Stay 51 weeks

Price £160/week

Move in

Move out

Total

7 Dec 2020

18 Sep 2021

£6,514

Stay 41 weeks

Platinum 1 Bed Apartment
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Platinum 1 Bed Apartment is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a private kitchen. The apartment is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £229/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£11,712

Stay 51 weeks

Price £203/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

16 Sep 2023

£10,353

Stay 51 weeks

Silver Accessible En-Suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Accessible En-suite is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and a shared kitchen. The en-usite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £160/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

14 Sep 2024

£8,160

Stay 51 weeks

Price £169/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

30 Jul 2023

£7,460

Stay 44 weeks

Price £163/week

Move in

Move out

Total

23 Sep 2023

27 Jul 2024

£7,172

Stay 44 weeks

Price £155/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

16 Sep 2023

£7,905

Stay 51 weeks

Studio Flat(2 types to choose from)

Gold Studio
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Gold Studio is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It is a self contained studio having bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.

Price £209/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

28 Jul 2025

£9,256

Stay 44 weeks

Price £199/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£10,177

Stay 51 weeks

Price £192/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

29 Jul 2023

£8,448

Stay 44 weeks

Price £185/week

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Sep 2022

16 Sep 2023

£9,435

Stay 51 weeks

Platinum Plus Studio
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Platinum Plus Studio is nicely built featuring good storage and living space. It is a self contained studio having a bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. The studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.

Price £239/week

Move in

Move out

Total

21 Sep 2024

14 Sep 2025

£12,223

Stay 51 weeks

Payment Info

Deposit Fees: 

Deposits vary by property ranging from £50-£250 and your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms.

The deposit you pay when making the application cannot be used towards a rent instalment as this is secured with a deposit protection scheme for the duration of your tenancy.

Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damage found in your room or the communal areas of your apartment. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 working days to be credited at the end of your tenancy period.

Rent Payments:
-If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April.
-If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date.
-Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in.
-Pay in 10 instalments with an additional one-time admin fee (UK based guarantor required) 

Mode of Payment:
-Pay using a debit card or a credit card online, over the phone or at the reception
-Pay via direct debit or bank transfer
-No cash payments are accepted

Booking Info

FIRST YEAR STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
If you are a prospective first year Undergraduate or Postgraduate student and your
offer of a place at your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is
withdrawn by the University or Higher Education Institute because you do not
achieve the required entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this
agreement. 
You must provide written evidence from the University that you do not have a place
within 3 days of your results being published (and no later than 28th August,
whichever date is sooner) and we will release you from the contract without penalty
and refund the deposit paid. 
You may also be eligible to be released from this agreement if you are a prospective
first year Undergraduate student and you choose to go to a different University
because you have exceeded your expected grades. 
To apply to be released from this agreement in the circumstances referred to above,
you will need to supply us with a copy of: 
 A written or email confirmation that you wish to cancel your reservation,
stating full name and full details of the property booked;
 A written rejection letter from your chosen university/college or UCAS, a
screen shot of your UCAS status which confirms that the required results
were not achieved, or a copy of the proof of acceptance of your new
university by UCAS adjustment.
These document(s) must be received by us within 3 calendar days from the date
your results are published. On receipt of the required documentation it will be
verified and, provided we are satisfied, we will cancel your agreement and
refund your deposit in full.

FIRST YEAR POST GRADUATE STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
If you are a prospective first year Postgraduate student and your offer of a place at
your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is withdrawn by the
University or Higher Education Institute because you do not achieve the required
entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this agreement. 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT WAITING FOR VISA
If you’re still waiting for your VISA to study in the UK and you’re not sure whether
your place is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
If you are a prospective international student who has applied to a University
or Higher Education Institute and booked a room, you will be allowed to be released

from your Tenancy Agreement if you do not receive the entry Visa required for your
study in the UK and evidence is provided.
You must provide written evidence of your refusal of entry to the UK to study within
7 days of your notification of refusal. For more information, please speak with our
team.

CANCELATION POLICY (UK PROPERTY)
You can cancel your tenancy agreement for up to 14 days after the date of your
booking (the Initial Cancellation Period). For bookings made from 1st August to 30th
September ahead of the academic year the booking is for, the Initial Cancellation
Period reduces to 7 days. We will refund the full security deposit. 
Please note, £20 will be deducted from the refunded amount to cover any
international bank charges for deposit refunds made to non-UK banks. 
If you cancel your booking after the Initial Cancellation Period, you remain liable for
the weekly rent (for each and every week or part week) until you are able to find
another tenant that is acceptable and we are able to re-let the room. The
replacement tenant must be over the age of 18 and have the necessary student
status (it is your responsibility to find another tenant and provide them with the
correction information). If you find a suitable replacement tenant and the room is re-
let we will refund your deposit, less any appropriate charges, as well as a deduction
of £50 for the variation of the contract.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I live here?

You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

Q. Are pets allowed?

No, pets are not permitted in the buildings,except registered assistance dogs.

Q.What can i bring?

You can bring most of your belongings but some electricals aren't suitables. Non UK compliant electricals such as rice cookers are not suitable for use with UK power outlets and this can cause fire risks.

Q. Can I choose my room?

 You can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests which they will do their best to accommodate, however all requests are subject to availability and conditions.

Q. Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online.

Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your Guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

Q. Do I have to move out in the holidays?

Your room is yours for the full contract period and you don’t need to move out during academic breaks.

Q.When does the discount come off my rent?

All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

Q. What is included in my rent?

All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi* is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase.

Q. Do I need a guarantor?

If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor.

Q. What happens to my deposit?

Your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms.

Q. When do I get my deposit back?

Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damage found in your room or the communal areas of your apartment. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 working days to be credited at the end of your tenancy period.

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