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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
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

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Student Roost Portsburgh Court - Edinburgh

Private Room/ Studio Flat

56 Lady Lawson Street, Edinburgh EH3 9DH, United Kingdom Distance From University

About Portsburgh Court

 

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

You will find all the rooms at Student Roost 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. In this student housing, Edinburgh shares 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. In this University of Edinburgh accommodation, 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. Student Roost Portsburgh Court student accommodation also has bike storage on-site. No more unnecessary clutter in the room.

Student Roost 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 staying in student accommodation 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 its galore and embark on a journey to understand the history of the city.

Timberyard is a short walk along the road from Student Roost Portsburgh Court accommodation near Edinburgh University is a must-visit. It will be your aid whenever you have no time in your busy schedule to cook. Living in student flats in Edinburgh means enjoying 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!

Why book Student Roost Portsburgh Court with Unilodgers?

1. Book now and pay later!
In this Student Roost Edinburgh Napier accommodation 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. The first rent payment is 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 the cancellation 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 the 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.

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Features

Bike Storage

Close to Universities

On-site Events

Lounge Area

On-Site Laundry Facilities

Washer and Dryer

Study Room

Free Content Insurance

Gym

Common Room

Wifi

Safety

CCTV

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Electricity Bill

Free Content Insurance

Gas Bill

Kitchen Cleans

Water Bill

Wifi

Private Room(4 types to choose from)

Ensuite Silver Plus
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

The layout of an Ensuite - Silver Plus is beautifully done and the rooms are spacious enough to hold a small double bed with under bed storage, personal study space with desk and chair, and an ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet, and basin.

Price £229/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£11,679

Stay 51 weeks

Ensuite - Bronze Plus
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

En-suite - Bronze Plus room is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes your own bedroom having a small double 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.

Price £209/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

27 Aug 2022

£10,659

Stay 51 weeks

Ensuite - Bronze
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

En-suite room is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes a private bedroom having a small double bed with under-bed storage, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen . The en-suite room is well endowed with ample storage and living space.

Price £209/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

11 Jun 2023

£8,390

Stay 40 weeks

Price £209/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£10,659

Stay 51 weeks

Ensuite - Silver
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

The layout of an Ensuite - Silver is beautifully done and the rooms are spacious enough to hold a small double bed with under-bed storage, personal study space with desk and chair, and an ensuite bathroom with shower, toilet, and basin.

Price £219/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

11 Jun 2023

£8,791

Stay 40 weeks

Price £215/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£10,965

Stay 51 weeks

Studio Flat(4 types to choose from)

Studio Silver Plus
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Silver studio Plus is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes a small double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom, and an open plan private kitchen. Studio - Silver is well endowed with ample storage and living space.

Price £279/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

27 Aug 2022

£14,229

Stay 51 weeks

Studio - Gold
1 double bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Studio - Gold is another extension in their streak of studios. Each self-contained studio accommodates a double 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.

Price £279/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

27 Aug 2022

£14,229

Stay 51 weeks

Price £275/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

9 Jul 2022

£12,100

Stay 44 weeks

Studio - Silver
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

The silver studio is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes a small double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom, and an open plan private kitchen . Studio - Silver is well endowed with ample of storage and living space.

Price £289/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£14,739

Stay 51 weeks

Price £265/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

9 Jul 2022

£11,660

Stay 44 weeks

Studio - Bronze
1 3/4 Bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Bronze Studio is set up with modish arrangements to have an easy and comfortable stay. It includes a small double bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio - Bronze is well endowed with ample storage and living space.

Price £255/week

Move in

Move out

Total

3 Sep 2022

26 Aug 2023

£13,005

Stay 51 weeks

Price £235/week

Move in

Move out

Total

4 Sep 2021

9 Jul 2022

£10,340

Stay 44 weeks

Payment Info

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.

Booking Info

CANCELLATION POLICY RELATING TO BOOKINGS FOR ACADEMIC YEAR 2022/23

A. During cooling-off period

You can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email directly to the Property Team within 7 days of accepting your tenancy agreement. If you decide to cancel your accommodation booking within these 7 days, we’ll arrange a full refund of your deposit.

If you book your accommodation on or after 1 August 2022, your cooling off period will reduce to 24 hours only from the point you accept it. If you do cancel your booking within these 24 hours, we will arrange the return of your full deposit.

Please note that at the point you receive your key and check in to your accommodation, the cooling-off period will immediately and automatically end.

B. After cooling-off period has expired

If you wish to terminate your tenancy agreement after the cooling-off period has expired, there are some circumstances where you may be able to be released from your tenancy, e.g. if you can provide evidence that you are not/are no longer a student at university. In other cases, you may need to find a replacement tenant.

To put in a cancellation request, please send an email or letter directly to your Property Team. They will respond as soon as possible, letting you know if there is any extra information you need to provide.

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 where Student Roost accommodation is unavailable
• The pre-sessional English language course required to take up your University place is canceled
• Deferment of University entry (all academic years)
• Eviction from University
• Voluntary withdrawal from University

If you’ve confirmed your accommodation but then can longer attend the affiliated University for one or more of the above reasons, you may be able to cancel. If this has happened to you, please email or write to your Property Team immediately, explaining the reason(s) you need to cancel. You must also provide official written evidence from the relevant University to your Property Team within 3 calendar days of the results or decision being published or reached. 

If you have changed your mind about your choice of University and wish to study in a different city, we will seek to place you in Student Roost accommodation in that city, if such accommodation is available. If alternative Student Roost accommodation is unavailable, and you provide sufficient evidence of your change in circumstances as set out above, you will be eligible for release from the tenancy agreement and we will arrange the return of the full deposit (minus any deductions that apply if you have moved in).

The following procedure applies to the below:

  1. Change of mind
  2. Booked different accommodation
  3. Accepted onto a placement
  4. Single semester course
  5. Classes temporarily or permanently being delivered online, or decision to commute to your University city

If you do not wish to live at Student Roost for one or more of 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 agreement and secure this with payment of the deposit. If a replacement person is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement from the start date of the replacement person’s tenancy. 

Please note that your deposit will be retained and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found and their tenancy starts.

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, we will arrange the return of your deposit (minus any deductions relating to the condition of your room/flat upon your departure).

Frequently Asked Questions

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.

Why book Portsburgh Court with Unilodgers