The Depot Exeter: The walkthrough
The Depot Exeter is a lovely place to call home for students looking for a wholesome uni experience. Just a short walk away from the St. Luke’s campus, this is a perfect place to make some amazing friends and memories. The Depot Exeter student accommodation has that very uni buzz about it. A wide variety of en suits, studios and even penthouses with options of 7, 9 or even 11 bed clusters. Goes without saying, that you will not escape a great banter.
Every room comes with:
Pinboard and bookshelf
There are also individual study spaces created for your own study time.
We love a Lil' extra
The Depot Exeter student accommodation is designed for your convenience. It gives you that perfect platform to do some adulting, while also get silly with your mates over a game of foosball. The amenities include –
On-site laundry facility
games room to enjoy foosball, table tennis and other such games
Free WiFi and broadband throughout the property
An all-inclusive utility bill to save you from worries of paying it out of your pocket
24/7 CCTV for your security
On-site management and maintenance to make your life hassle-free
Know thy neighbourhood
The Depot Exeter student accommodation is close to Exeter city centre and just a shouting distance away from St Luke's campus. While at The Depot Exeter, shop at the Princesshay or Tesco, and for those who find shopping tiring, check out –
The Royal Albert memorial museum:10 minutes by walk
The Guildhall shopping centre: 10 minutes by walk
The Bill Douglas Cinema Museum: 20 minutes by bus
Crealy theme park and resort: 50 minutes by bus
Exeter cathedral: 10 minutes by walk
Exeter quayside: 20 minutes by bus
Underground passages: 10 minutes by walk
The students can take a short walk through Paris street and High Street to reach an exciting city centre full of shops, local cafes, restaurants, shopping stores, book shops, supermarkets and fashion boutiques.
Wheeling your way around Exeter
The Depot Exeter student accommodation is a paltry five minutes walk away from the city centre. And on those wild days when you want to just run away from everyone but also do it cheap, there are enough railway and bus stations to save your day -
Nearest bus station: Sidwell Street bus station
Nearest railway station: Exeter St. David's railway station
Nearest railway station: Exeter central railway station
Nearest domestic airport: Exeter airport
Nearest International Airport: Exeter airport
Living it up at The Depot Exeter
The Depot Exeter accommodation, like Exeter, gets high on history. Though old in age, Exeter is widely young at heart. We dare you to walk across the quay area and come out sober. Here’s a list that gives us the confidence that we’ll win this bet:
Pink moon restaurant, cafe and club: 10 min. by bus
The Angel bar: 10 min. by bus
The terrace:15 min. by bus
Cavern: 10 min. by bus
The old Firehouse:5 min. by walk
Lloyd's Lounge: 5 min. by walk
The Malt House:15 min. by bus
Princesshay shopping: 5 min. by walk
Harry's restaurant:10 min. by walk
Be a part of The Depot Exeter with Unilodgers to live a thrilling life at Exeter.
Booking Deposit: £250 to confirm your booking. This is converted into a refundable security deposit at the start of your tenancy.
Pay in Full
Pay in 3 instalments with a UK Guarantor - first due before moving in, second in January and third in April
Mode of Payment: Pay by Credit Card, Debit Card or Bank Transfer
If you cancel your room booking within 14-days of your Accommodation Offer (provided you have not seen the accommodation) then you will be entitled to a full refund of booking fees. After 14 days, the booking fee is non-refundable.
If you do not sign the tenancy agreement within the 14-days cool off period, the landlord will cancel your booking automatically and retain your booking fee.
If you have made your booking less than 14 days before your scheduled check-in date, you may cancel your booking until the 14-days after receipt of the Accommodation Offer or the date you actually check-in, whichever comes earlier.
If you cancel your booking after the 14-days cool off period, your booking fees are not refunded and you will be required to meet the obligations set out within the Tenancy Agreement until you are able to find a replacement tenancy to take over your tenancy.
If for any reason you decide to leave during your contracted term after moving in, the landlord may agree to release you from your contract. In this case, you are required to provide a replacement tenant to take over your room for the remaining period of your contract.
If you do not meet the grades of the university you initially applied to OR fail to receive a VISA, you may be released from the contract and receive a refund of your deposit provided you provide the documents as a proof of this.
Q. Who can live here?
Any full-time student (minimum 16 hours per week) enrolled in a university or college, who is 18 years of age or older on the date they submit the application form.
Q. What is the contract length?
We offer a variety of contract lengths from short term summer and semester stays and longer academic year stays. Some semester stays may be available so please inquire with our bookings team.
Q. What is included in the room rate?
All utility bills (water, lights, and electricity), 100Mb internet access, 24-hour security, contents insurance and gym access at specific sites only.
Q. Can I choose my room in the building?
Normally rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis. You can specify any special requests at the time of your booking and we will do our best to accommodate you in that room.
Q. Is there somewhere to store my bike?
Yes, all residences have secure bike storage available free to residents.
Q. Do you have extra storage for suitcases?
If students need to arrive earlier than the check-in time on their contract start date, it is fine to leave suitcases with the Reception team until it's time to check-in. However, there is no storage space at any of the residences, and any luggage is left at your own risk.
Q. What furniture is in my room?
Our rooms are all standardised and have the same high-quality furniture throughout.
Q. What are the guest policies?
Residences are your home so you are allowed to have friends and family visit you when you want, we just ask that you respect your fellow residents and sign your guests in and out of the buildings so we know who is in the building in case of an emergency.
Q. Is there a curfew?
No, you can come and go as you please. 24-hour security will be available to welcome you at the front door.
Q. Can I smoke in my room?
No. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas.
Q. Will I have a phone in-room?
Phones are not provided in-room, however, Ask4 have provided VOIP telecoms which is available using your laptop and allows residents to call home at discounted rates.
Q. Will my room is cleaned?
We have a housekeeping team on-site, they will clean all communal areas in the residence. This does not include your room, however, you can arrange a room clean with them directly at additional cost.
Q. What if something in my room breaks?
We have a maintenance team on-site, they maintain the residence and make sure that it is always in the best order for students living in the building. Should you have a problem with anything in your room; say your fridge stops working or a lightbulb needs replacing, they will fix it as soon as possible for you. Maintenance issues can be reported online through your student portal.
Q. Are there accessible facilities throughout the buildings?
All of our residences feature accessible rooms alongside wheelchair and mobility access throughout.
Q. Is there a laundry?
Yes. We have enlisted the help of laundry specialists Circuit to manage our laundry facilities within the residence.
Q. Is the use of the Gym included in my rent?
Yes. We have a fully kitted out gym and fitness suite in some of our residences. This is free for students to use and open 24hrs a day.
Q. What about my Post?
Our front desk and security staff will take collections for you and sort your mail. Each resident has a secure mailbox which they share with around 4/5 students living in the building.
Q. What hours can I use the courtyard?
The courtyard is open from 10am-10pm and is a smoke-free zone.
Q. Do you provide bedding?
No. It is up to students to purchase their own bedding.
Q. Can I move in early?
Yes, if your room is available. The additional charge will be at the current room rate per week and early move-ins are on a week, not daily basis. Please check with our team as to whether your room is available to secure an early arrival.
Q. What do I need to bring?
Provided your checklist is complete and the required rent payment is received, you will only need to provide an ID at Reception when you arrive at check-in
Q. What documents are required for me to check-in?
We require a copy of your passport, visa, photo and proof of address.
These documents must be uploaded to the Student Portal within 10 days of receiving your accommodation offer. Failure to do this will mean that your check-in could be severely delayed and could possibly result in you not being able to check in.
Q. What if I want to live in a different residence to the one I have booked?
Should a resident book with us at one of our residence and then want to move to another residence, this will be possible provided there are rooms available.
Q. Do I need a television licence?
Yes, if you watch television in your bedroom. All homes in the UK require a television licence and your room is treated as a home under the licensing authority's definition. There is a large screen television with Sky in the Social Hub which has a television licence associated with it. However, for IPTV provided by Ask4 and viewed in your room, you will need a licence.
Q. What other charges can I expect?
You will have to pay for laundry, phone calls, your TV licence, upgrade of insurance or internet packages, and any items purchased from the vending machine.
Q. Can I pay by Bank Transfer?
It is possible to pay by bank transfer, however, please be aware that it can take up to 5 working days to reach us and the payment must be showing in your account before you would be able to check-in to the residence.
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