Portsburgh Court

56 Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh EH3 9DH, United Kingdom   View Map

Why book Portsburgh Court with Unilodgers?
1. Book now and pay later!
Book your room with a small security deposit of £250 which will be fully refunded at the end of the tenancy.
Pay your rent only after you have moved in. First rent payment due in October. Choose to pay in 3 instalments or even monthly instalments available at no extra cost - Unilodgers Exclusive deal.

2. Free cancellation!
No question asked for cancellation within 7 days of paying the deposit, if booked before 1st of Aug. In special cases, after cancelation period till anytime before tenancy start date - free cancellation (even 100% refund of your deposit) - Either you don’t get into Uni, or you don’t obtain a visa or you decide to join any other University. 

3. Anyone can be your guarantor!
Anyone from your home country can act as your guarantor, does not have to be necessarily UK Based Guarantor. For UK students - anyone from UK can be your guarantor. 

4. Dual occupancy allowed!
Looking to share? Dual occupancy allowed in selected Studios and Apartments at no extra cost - Unilodgers Exclusive deal.

Portsburgh Court, a newfangled student accommodation set on Lady Lawson Street in Edinburgh, less than 10mins walk from the city centre and well located for all the university campuses as well.  There is a wide range of en-suite and studio rooms to choose from. Along with well furnished room, you also get great social spaces and a friendly staff to ensure that you are well taken care of.

You will find all the rooms at Portsburgh Court student accommodation to be well furnished and with a personal shower. If you choose to live in a shared apartment with your friends you will have a comfortable bed, study space and ample space for storage. Share the living space and a fully fitted kitchen with all your friends. You can come home to cooking together and catching up with each other after a long day. Those looking for a more private and independent space can choose from the studios available. Have your own independent space with a personal bed, shower, study area, living space and kitchen. You will also find great storage space for all that you bring from home. When looking for the company you can have your friends over. There are great social spaces at the property as well, perfect for entertaining guests and if you have a group to study with then why not work here together. Portsburgh Court student accommodation also has bike storage on-site. No more unnecessary clutter in the room.

Portsburgh Court Edinburgh ensures that all that you need is right next to you such as bars, restaurants and shopping. So living here would mean not a dull moment. International students in Edinburgh will also find Edinburgh Castle of interest. Visit the same to indulge in the magnificent architecture and see the additions that we made to the original building during the Victorian Era, adding to its beauty. Witness the banquet hall and clock tower in all it’s galore and embark on a journey to understand the history of the city.

Timberyard that is a short walk along the road from Portsburgh Court is a must visit. It will be your aid whenever you have no time in your busy schedule to cook. Enjoy yourself a well-cooked meal here and catch that much-deserved break. If it’s a good time that you are after, you and your friends cannot decide where to go then Blue Blazer is the place! The groovy music and a few drinks with your friends will ensure you have a great time and can go back to books with newfound glee!

Features

Bike Storage

Wifi

Post service

Outdoor Courtyards

On-site laundry facilities

Free Content Insurance

Common Room

Safety

CCTV

Secure Door Entry

Onsite security

Onsite maintenance

Price Also Include

Electricity Bill

Wifi

Water Bill

Kitchen Cleans

Free Content Insurance

Book your room

Ensuite - Silver

The layout of an Ensuite - Silver is beautifully done and the rooms are spacious enough to hold a 3/4 bed with under bed storage, personal study space with desk and chair and an ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £179
Total £ 9129.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 11/Jul/20
Per week £179
Total £ 7876.00

Ensuite - Bronze

En-suite room is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes private bedroom having 3/4 sized bed with underbed storage, wardrobe, study desk cair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen . En-suite room is well endowed with ample of storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £169
Total £ 8619.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 11/Jul/20
Per week £169
Total £ 7436.00

Studio - Silver

Silver studio is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes 3/4 sized bed, wardrobe, study desk cair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen . Studio - Silver is well endowed with ample of storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £239
Total £ 12189.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 11/Jul/20
Per week £239
Total £ 10516.00

Studio - Gold

Studio - Gold is another extension in their streak of studios. Each self-contained studio accommodates a 3/4 bed with under bed storage, an ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, personal study space with desk and chair and a fully equipped kitchen with combi-oven, kettle and toaster.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £249
Total £ 12699.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 11/Jul/20
Per week £249
Total £ 10956.00

Studio - Bronze

Bronze Studio is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes a 3/4 sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio - Bronze is well endowed with ample storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 07/Sep/19
Move-out 29/Aug/20
Per week £209
Total £ 10659.00

Ensuite - Silver

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£179 per Week (£ 9129.00 total )
44 Week (07/Sep/19 - 11/Jul/20)
£179 per Week (£ 7876.00 total )

Ensuite - Bronze

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£169 per Week (£ 8619.00 total )
44 Week (07/Sep/19 - 11/Jul/20)
£169 per Week (£ 7436.00 total )

Studio - Silver

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£239 per Week (£ 12189.00 total )
44 Week (07/Sep/19 - 11/Jul/20)
£239 per Week (£ 10516.00 total )

Studio - Gold

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£249 per Week (£ 12699.00 total )
44 Week (07/Sep/19 - 11/Jul/20)
£249 per Week (£ 10956.00 total )

Studio - Bronze

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (07/Sep/19 - 29/Aug/20)
£209 per Week (£ 10659.00 total )

Essentials

Booking Deposit:
£250 to confirm your booking. (Refundable at the end of your tenancy)

Rent Payments:
Pay in Full
Pay in Instalment - 3 instalments due in October, January and April
Pay Monthly - Please inform about the same after making a booking
Guarantor can be any international guarantor, not necessarily UK based.

Bookings made before 1st Aug 2019 for the 19-20 Academic Year

You can cancel your booking in writing within 7 days of accepting your tenancy agreement. If you decide to cancel your accommodation booking within these 7 days you will receive a full refund of your booking fee. No fees, no fuss.

If you decide to cancel your booking following the 7-day cooling off period, the below procedures will apply depending on your circumstances:

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Failure to receive grades (all academic years)
- Failure to obtain VISA (all academic years)
- Studying in an alternative City

If you secure your accommodation and then for the above reasons are no longer able to attend the affiliated University, official written evidence from the University (and/or UCAS/relevant VISA authorities) must be sent within 3 calendar days of the results or decision being published. If sufficient evidence is provided, you will be eligible for release from the tenancy agreement and the full booking fee will be returned.

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Change of mind
- Booking different accommodation
- Accepted onto a placement

If you do not wish to live at the property for the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person to take over your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and your booking fee will be returned in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.

Bookings made on or after 1st Aug 2019 for the 19-20 Academic Year

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, your cooling off period will reduce to 24 hours only from point of acceptance. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the previous procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

Cancellations following Tenancy Start Date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no cooling off period. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Fail to make grades required to complete academic year
- Eviction from University
- Voluntarily withdrawn from University

If you are unable to continue your studies at University and no longer will be a University student, you may be eligible to be released from your tenancy. Your request to cancel must be submitted in writing and be accompanied by sufficient evidence to your withdrawal and the reasons behind this.

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Placement
- Single Semester Course

If are required to cancel due to the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person for the remainder of your tenancy. The replacement person must be a student and match the preferences of the accommodation (e.g. female only flat). The replacement person must sign a contract for the entire length of your tenancy and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and your booking fee will be returned in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.

Illness/Extenuating Circumstances

If you wish to leave the accommodation due to illness or any extenuating circumstances, this will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The request to cancel must be made in writing or via email and any accompanying documentation must also be provided. Until a decision has been made, you will remain liable for all accommodation fees. If a tenancy release is not granted, you will be required to find a replacement person before you are released from your tenancy. If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

Q. What communal spaces are there?
The property offers excellent communal spaces and guarantees a fun-packed and fully inclusive social calendar for all the students to enjoy, all year round.

Q. What if I have a disability or a special requirement?
Yes, The property offer rooms types with additional and accessible facilities. Please declare any medical information or disabilities on your application. You can always mention your preferences and special requirements. 

Q. How do I pay?
You get the choice on how you pay your rent. You can choose from annual, termly and monthly payment plans across the year. 

Q. Who is a guarantor?
Your guarantor is a person who agrees to pay your rent if you are unable to. The property will only contact your guarantor if there is a delay in payment. Your guarantor should be over 18 years of age. They should be in full time employment and a homeowner and/or renting accommodation.

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