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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
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

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200 Cowgate, Edinburgh

Private Room/ Studio Flat

200 Cowgate, Edinburgh EH1 1NQ, United Kingdom Distance From University

About 200 Cowgate Edinburgh

Book 200 Cowgate Edinburgh student accommodation with world’s largest student housing provider. You can choose from ensuites, studios, shared rooms, and apartments. No booking fee. Best deal guaranteed. Starting at £191 per week. When you book 200 Cowgate Edinburgh with Unilodgers, you get more than just a room. For starters, you get some incredible exclusive offers worth up to . Plus, and that’s some serious insta-cred. 200 Cowgate Edinburgh is the top choice for students from around the world, and houses students from University of Edinburgh and many more of Edinburgh's top universities.

200 Cowgate Edinburgh 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 200 Cowgate Edinburgh well in advance before it sells out!

Cowgate is one of the most central private accommodation blocks to Edinburgh University located between Central campus and Holyrood campus and on one of Edinburgh’s most historic streets.

Enjoy the best of all-inclusive student living; all rooms have their own en-suite room, a spacious study area and all utilty bills are included in your rent.

Your accommodation is also just a stone’s throw away from the Royal Mile,  minutes from everything you need to enjoy student life to the fullest.

Cowgate is positioned within the heart of Edinburgh’s historical and world famous Old Town. It is located just off the Royal Mile and is surrounded by many of Edinburgh’s leisure and amenity offerings, and is central to the vibrant nightlife that Edinburgh is renowned for:

  • Edinburgh University student accommodation city centre campuses – only a 9 minute walk
  • The University of Edinburgh gym – only a 9 minute walk
  • High street shops – only a 13 minute walk to Princes Street
  • Vibrant nightlife – nearest pub is only a 3 minute walk
  • Supermarket – Tesco Express is only a 3 minute walk
  • Edinburgh Waverley train station – only a 6 minute walk

There really is no better place to stay when you’re studying and enjoying all that Edinburgh has to offer.

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Features

Close to City Centre

On-Site Laundry Facilities

On-Site Community Staff

On-site management

Gym

Bike Storage

Safety

Onsite security

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Rooms from
£191 Per week

Private Room(3 types to choose from)

4 Bed Ensuite
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

4 Bed Ensuite is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having a bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. Ensuite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy stay.

Price £191/week

Move in

Move out

Total

2 Sep 2023

24 Aug 2024

£9,741

Stay 51 weeks

6 Bed Ensuite
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

6 Bed Ensuite is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having a bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. Ensuite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy stay.

Price £188/week

Move in

Move out

Total

2 Sep 2023

24 Aug 2024

£9,588

Stay 51 weeks

Price £162/week

Move in

Move out

Total

5 Jan 2022

27 Aug 2022

£5,415

Stay 33 weeks

Studio Flat(2 types to choose from)

Penthouse Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Penthouse is a private luxury studio situated over two floors at the top of the building has amazing views. It is nicely built holding good storage and living space. Penthouse includes 3/4 sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.

Price £259/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£13,209

Stay 51 weeks

Standard Studio
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Standard Studio is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It includes 3/4 sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £234/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£11,934

Stay 51 weeks

Price £230/week

Move in

Move out

Total

5 Jan 2022

27 Aug 2022

£7,689

Stay 33 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. Is WiFi Available?
Free high-speed internet and wifi is available throughout the building(s), including bedrooms.

Q. Is the property pet-friendly?
No, the property is not pet-friendly.

Q. Do I need to have a UK based guarantor?
You will need to have a UK based guarantor if you would like to pay your rent by instalments.  If you choose to pay the total rent upfront then you will not be required to have a UK based guarantor.

Q. Do I need to pay any bills?
Your weekly rent includes all electricity, heating and water bills and room internet access. However, we follow a ‘reasonable use policy’ and if we feel your use of any of the utilities (electricity or water)  is excessive, we will notify you of our concerns, and if the excessive use does not change, we reserve the right to charge you for such excessive use.

Q. Will my room be cleaned?
Your accommodation is cleaned for your arrival. Once you have moved in you will be responsible for cleaning your room and any shared areas within an apartment.

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