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Potterrow

Private Room/ Studio Flat

16-20 Potterrow (entrance via South College Street) Edinburgh, EH8 9BL Distance From University

About this property

Potterrow is a stylish and sleek student accommodation in the heart of Edinburgh with the city centre and the university campuses only minutes away. Live comfortably in an en-suite shared apartment, all fully furnished to accommodate your needs. This edinburgh uni accommodation comes with regular social events, refurbished social and study spaces.

All rooms at Potterrow student accommodation in Edinburgh are well designed with a small double bed, study space and barrel loads of storage space for all your belongings. Each apartment has a fully fitted shared kitchen and living area, it is the great place to socialise and also entertain your guests. There are great social spaces to enjoy as well when looking to spend the day in. Spend time watching a movie with your friends in the common room or if you are looking for a more peaceful space to get ahead with your studies then you can head to the study room. The study room is also perfect for presentations or group study sessions.

Potterrow, Edinburgh is very well located putting you in the thick of the best of what the city has to offer. International students in Edinburgh must visit the National Museum Edinburgh as it is a great place to start getting to know about the city’s past. With its cultural and art history offerings it will be a great way to spend your Sunday afternoon with friends.

Due to the great location whatever you need you will find it right at your doorsteps. With Lian Pu Oriental Express just a short walk you will not have to stress about cooking and if it is a good time that you are after then Brass Monkey is a great place to start. Head here with your friends for some good time with groovy music and a few drinks. Student Accommodation in Edinburgh is any day blissful at Potterrow. 

Features

Study lounge
Laundry
Bike Storage
Broadband

Safety

24 Hour Security
CCTV
Onsite security
Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Bike Storage
Cleaning Facility Available
Electricity Bill
Gas Bill

Book Your Room

Private Room(3 types to choose from)

Gold Shared Apartment

1 double bed

Shared Bathroom

Gold Shared Apartment features good storage and living space. It includes fully equipped shared kitchen, shared bathroom, private bedroom having small double bed, wardrobe and study desk-chair. The room is nicely equipped with all modern facilities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£170/week

Total
£8,670

Silver Shared Apartment

1 single bed

Shared Bathroom

Silver Shared Apartment features good storage and living space. It includes fully equipped shared kitchen, shared bathroom, private bedroom having small double bed, wardrobe and study desk-chair. The room is nicely equipped with all modern facilities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£162/week

Total
£8,262

Bronze Shared Apartment

1 single bed

Shared Bathroom

Bronze Shared Apartment features good storage and living space. It includes fully equipped shared kitchen, shared bathroom, private bedroom having small double bed, wardrobe and study desk-chair. The room is nicely equipped with all modern facilities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£159/week

Total
£8,109

Studio Flat(3 types to choose from)

Gold Studio

1 single bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Gold Studio is nicely built and comes with a comfortable sized bed,private bathroom and private kitchen.It is well equipped with all the modern amenties required for a comfortable living. Dual Occupancy available,with no extra cost.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£249/week

Total
£12,699

Silver Studio

1 single bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Silver Studio is nicely built having a small double bed, storage space, plenty of work space, en-suite shower and your own private kitchen.It is well equipped with all the modern amenties required for a comfortable living. Dual Occupancy available,with no extra cost.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£244/week

Total
£12,444

Bronze Studio

1 single bed

Ensuite Bathroom

Bronze Studio comes with small double bed, storage space, plenty of work space, en-suite shower a private mini-kitchen. The studio is nicely built and is equipped with all the modern amenties required for a comfortable living. Dual Occupancy available,with no extra cost.

Duration
51 weeks

Move in
8 Sep 2018

Move out
31 Aug 2019

Price
£239/week

Total
£12,189

Distance from University
Potterrow
Payment Info

Booking Fees has to be paid to confirm the booking. The booking fee is converted into a damage deposit at the start of your tenancy agreement.

Rent Payments:

Pay in Full before the tenancy start date, get a discount of 2%

Pay in 4 instalments.

Pay in monthly instalments, if you can demonstrate that you are in receipt of a monthly bursary.

Mode of Payment:

Pay using a debit card or a credit card (with 2% surcharge) online, over the phone or at the reception.

Or pay via Pay-to-Study for easy bank transfer.

Booking Info

You get 72-hours cool off period (Free cancellation period) to cancel your booking if you sign the tenancy agreement by 31st July. If you cancel within the 72-hours period, your booking fee is refunded.

If you make your booking on or after 1st August, you get a free cancellation period of 24-hours to cancel your booking and get a refund on your booking fees.

If you are a prospective first-year student and your offer at your university is withdrawn as a result of you not achieving the required grades, you may cancel your booking by demonstrating with a proof and get a refund on your booking fees.

If you’d like to cancel in any other scenarios, you will be required to find a replacement tenant to take over your tenancy. Until a suitable replacement is found, you will be obligated to pay any dues as per the contracted agreement.

FAQs

When can I move in?

A few weeks before arrival, you will be invited to book a move-in slot by your accommodation team.

What is the cancellation policy?

Book online until the end of 31st July, without seeing the accommodation first, and we run a 72-hour cooling-off period, allowing you to cancel your booking within 72 hours of paying your booking fee. Bookings made from 1st August for the forthcoming academic year have a 24-hour cooling off period. To cancel, email us.

Can we book as a group?

Of course.

How do I book?

It's easy - Just click on 'Book Now' button and come through to our online booking system. 

What deposit do I need?

To secure the room, you only need to make the booking until the cooling off period of 24 hours. Post that you can make the booking by paying the booking fee. The booking fee is non-refundable but the good thing is that you'll get it back if nothing's owing for damage or outstanding rent at the end of your tenancy. Deposits are fully secured by 'Tenancy Deposit Scheme' in England and Wales or the 'My Deposits' scheme in Scotland.

Can I have pets?

Sorry, pets of any shape and sizes are not allowed.

Do I need a TV license?

Whether we supply the TV or you bring your own or watching it through 4TV or BBC iPlayer, you'll need to have a valid TV licence unless we tell you we're covering it. 

Am I allowed to have guests over?

We're all grown ups here, so of course, occasional overnight guests are allowed. Please don't invite someone to live more than three consecutive nights through, and always check with your flatmates first that they're okay with extra house guests.

Will my student flat be cleaned?

Your student room and any shared areas within your apartment will be spotlessly cleaned when you arrive, and some of our tenancies include complimentary cleaning throughout your time with us.

Can I smoke inside my accommodation?

The property is smoke-free and this includes all types of E-cigarettes. Smoking is not allowed in any private and communal areas. Designated smoking areas can be found outside of the building.


How do I setup my internet connection?

You'll have a broadband, covering the whole building.

Are my possessions insured?

Rest assured that every single booking comes with free content insurance with Endsleigh Insurance. To upgrade your insurance, contact Endsleigh directly.

Is parking available for visitors?

It is located centrally, close to good public transport links and other facilities, so you should be able to get around easily without a car.

How do I collect my post?

The post can be delivered directly to your door by Royal Mail or collected from on-site post boxes. Larger parcel deliveries are accepted at the reception, but we accept no liability for losses or damages.

Is there laundry on the site?

Yes, so please don't bring any portable washing machines with you! There is on-site laundry.

Is there a charge for using Debit/Credit card?

International Students paying with a credit card or Non - EU debit card will have a 2% charge on the total amount being paid. However, there is no charge for payments using a UK or EU debit card.

Can I stay in my room over the summer holidays?

We will try and accommodate requests for summer student accommodation extensions when possible. 

Do I need to move out over the Christmas & Easter holidays?

No, your room is yours for the duration of your tenancy. You only need to move out of the room at the end of the agreement.

Will my room be inspected?

Your room/apartment will be fully inspected at least three times during your tenancy. During these inspections, we check for cleanliness, damage and for missing items.

At each inspection, you will be told if there is to be a charge for putting anything right. You will be invoiced immediately for recharges for the first two inspections and on the final inspection, a deduction will be made from your deposit.

The recharges for cleaning, damages and missing items can be found in the Tenancy Handbook.

What if my student loan is late?

If your student loan is late, contact the accommodation team at the property as they will be able to advise you.

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