Scape Guildford

1 Kernal Court, Walnut Tree Close, Guildford, GU1 4UD   View Map

Scape Guildford located at Walnut Tree Close is a modern student accommodation is well located and only a moment away from Guildford train station. Be 5mins away from the University of Surrey and just 10mins from the city centre, there couldn’t be a better location. Choose from a range of en-suite rooms in shared flats or studios. There is a games room, lounge, study area, outdoor courtyard and more.

You will find all rooms in Scape Guildford student accommodation to be well furnished suiting your every style and need. Each room comes with a large bed, Wi-Fi enabled workstation, large wardrobe and ample storage for all your belongings. Each studio also has a personal fully fitted kitchen with a private shower. So living here you will be bale to enjoy complete privacy. The property has world-class facilities to offer ensuring that you have the best student experience living here. When not studying in your room you can be enjoying a game of pool in the games room with your friends. Or you can simply catch up with each other after a long day of study. You and your friends can enjoy a cup of coffee together too or simply watch a movie together on your laptop. There is a study room at the property as well where you can sit down with your laptop and books and study whilst enjoying a good view. The external courtyard is great if you are looking to get a tan or simply enjoy the occasional sunshine. At Scape Guildford you are able to enjoy your privacy and at the same time, there are great networking and socialising opportunities. Work on your assignments without any distractions in your room and when looking for some company, you can always just head down to the many social spaces in the property.

There is plenty for international students in Surry to do. You must take out time to visit the Guildford Castle. This place offers you a 360degree panoramic view of the city and all, that surrounds Surrey. There are plenty of live music scenes and plenty of local venues where aspiring musicians can bag a gig. Some of Surrey’s most natural beauty can be found in Guildford. You will enjoy the tranquillity that Jubilee Wood and Shalford Park have to offer, these are brilliant for short walks. There are plenty of open spaces in the city, perfect for sunny picnics. As the months progress, you can also enjoy ice-skating here or simply enjoy bowling, spa and other activities.

If you are looking to explore around your home then you can walk down to Jamie’s Italian Guildford. Sit down for a delicious Italian meal with your friends. However, if you are looking to enjoy your Friday night with some good drinking and dancing then you can always just cross the road and head to Rubix Nightclub. Their Friday ‘Flirt’ nights are always fun. Run by the student union you will not be busting your bank account partying and the best part is all your friends will be here. Sounds like fun? We guarantee it is better than that!

Features

24/7 Hour Concierge

Lounge Area

Games Room

Wifi

Furnished Available

Outdoor Courtyards

Common Room

Onsite security

CCTV

Onsite maintenance

Bike Storage

On-site laundry facilities

Safety

24-hour security

Secure Door Entry

Onsite security

Onsite maintenance

CCTV

Price Also Include

Electricity Bill

Wifi

Water Bill

Heating Bill

Gas Bill

Furnished Available

Book your room

Standard En Suite Female Middle

Standard En Suite Middle is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located from 1st to 3rd floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. The en-suite is an all female apartment.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £215
Total £ 10965.00

Standard En Suite Male

Standard En-suite Male is a all male apartment nicely built hodling good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom, living area and an open plan fully equipped shared kitchen. The en-suite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £215
Total £ 10965.00

Standard En Suite Female Upper

Standard En Suite Upper is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located on 4th floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £220
Total £ 11220.00

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Male Lower

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Lower is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located on ground floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. En-suite also holds comfortable windowseat with great view. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £220
Total £ 11220.00

Standard Windowseat En Suite Male

Standard Windowseat En-suite Male is an all male apartment. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. The room is well equipped with all modern amenitie required for an easy and comfortable living having large living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £225
Total £ 11475.00

Medium En Suite Female Middle

Medium En Suite Middle is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located from 1st to 3rd floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. The en-suite is an all female apartment.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £225
Total £ 11475.00

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Male Middle

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Middle is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located form 1st to 3rd floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. En-suite also holds comfortable windowseat with great view. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. The en-suite is an all male apartment.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £225
Total £ 11475.00

Medium En Suite Male

Medium En-suite male is a all male en-suite icely built holding gpood storage and living space. It includes all private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan fully equipped shared kitchen. The en-suite is well equipped witha ll modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £225
Total £ 11475.00

Medium En Suite Female Upper

Medium En Suite Upper is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located on 4th floor. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £230
Total £ 11730.00

Medium Studio Lower

Medium Studio Lower is nicely buit holding great storage and living space on ground floor. It includes comfortable 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.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £260
Total £ 13260.00

Medium Studio Middle

Medium Studio Middle is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located from 1st to 3rd floor. It includes comfortable 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.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £265
Total £ 13515.00

Medium Studio Upper

Medium Studio Upper is nicely buit holding great storage and living space on 4th floor. It includes comfortable 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.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £270
Total £ 13770.00

Medium Windowseat Studio Middle

Medium Windowseat Studio Upper is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located from 1st to 3rd floor. It includes comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio also holds comfortable windowseat with great view. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £280
Total £ 14280.00

Medium Windowseat Studio Upper

Medium Windowseat Studio Upper is nicely buit holding great storage and living space located on 4th floor. It includes comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio also holds comfortable windowseat with great view. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living. 
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £285
Total £ 14535.00

Medium Roomy Studio Lower

Medium Roomy Studio Lower is nicely buit holding great storage and living space on ground floor. It includes comfortable 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.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £305
Total £ 15555.00

Large Studio Lower

Large Roomy Studio Middle is nicely buit holding great storage and living space. It includes comfortable 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.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £315
Total £ 16065.00

Large Accessible Studio

Large Accessible Studio is nicely buit holding great storage and living space. It includes comfortable 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 perfectly suitable for students with with special requirements.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £320
Total £ 16320.00

Large Windowseat Studio

Large Windowseat Studio is nicely buit holding great storage and living space. It includes comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan private kitchen. Studio also holds comfortable windowseat with great view. It is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable living.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £335
Total £ 17085.00

Standard En Suite Female Middle

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£215 per Week (£ 10965.00 total )

Standard En Suite Male

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£215 per Week (£ 10965.00 total )

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Standard En Suite Female Upper

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£220 per Week (£ 11220.00 total )

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Male Lower

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£220 per Week (£ 11220.00 total )

Standard Windowseat En Suite Male

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£225 per Week (£ 11475.00 total )

Medium En Suite Female Middle

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£225 per Week (£ 11475.00 total )

Standard Windowseat En-Suite Male Middle

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£225 per Week (£ 11475.00 total )

Medium En Suite Male

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£225 per Week (£ 11475.00 total )

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Medium En Suite Female Upper

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£230 per Week (£ 11730.00 total )

Medium Studio Lower

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£260 per Week (£ 13260.00 total )

Medium Studio Middle

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£265 per Week (£ 13515.00 total )

Medium Studio Upper

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£270 per Week (£ 13770.00 total )

Medium Windowseat Studio Middle

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£280 per Week (£ 14280.00 total )

Medium Windowseat Studio Upper

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£285 per Week (£ 14535.00 total )

Medium Roomy Studio Lower

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£305 per Week (£ 15555.00 total )

Large Studio Lower

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£315 per Week (£ 16065.00 total )

Large Accessible Studio

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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£320 per Week (£ 16320.00 total )

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Large Windowseat Studio

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£335 per Week (£ 17085.00 total )

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Essentials

 

Deposit payment of £250 is required. (Refundable at the end of the tenancy)

Advance Rent equivalent to 2 weeks rent is paid to confirm the room.

Rent payment:

Pay in full
Pay in 3 instalments, first one due in August, next in January and last in April

Mode of Payment:

Pay online, over the phone or at the reception.
UK Debit Cards
International Debit Cards or all credit cards, with a surcharge of 2.5%
International Bank Transfer through PayToStudy
Cheques or Cash payments are not accepted

You get 14-days cool off period from the time you book your room to cancel your booking. If you cancel within the 14-days period, you will get a full refund on any rent paid.

If you are outside the 14-days cool off period, you may cancel, but are required to find a replacement tenant. Until a suitable replacement is found, you may not be released from the tenancy agreement and are liable to pay the rent. Any deposit or rent paid is refunded after deduction of £250 admin fee when the replacement is found.

Contracts & Pricing

Q: How long is the tenancy agreement? 
A: Scape contracts are for 51 weeks from September.

Q: Can I get a contract shorter than 51 weeks?
A: Scape only offers 51-week contracts making life with us easy you can stay the whole year and do not need to move out over the summer. 

Q: Do I have to pay a damage deposit? 
A: Yes, a £250 deposit is payable for each room. The full deposit must be paid by the time you check in and is secured by the Deposit Protection Scheme (DPS). You will receive an email confirmation from DPS when the deposit is registered.

Q: What does my damage deposit cover and when will I get it back?
A: The damage deposit is registered with the DPS and covers any damage you may cause to your room; this excludes normal wear and tear. It is refundable at the end of your stay with us and usually received within 28 days as long as there are no damages or outstanding rent. You will receive an email from DPS confirming when your deposit is ready to be returned. 

Q: When do I have to pay my rent by? 
A: An initial payment, of two weeks’ rent, is due when you make a booking. This payment is non-refundable and is a part of your rent. You can pay in full or in three termly instalments. The payments are due on 14th August 2017, 2nd January 2018 and 2nd April 2018. 

Q: What is included in the rent? 
A: Your stylish room, access to our vibrant communal spaces, all utility bills (i.e. electricity, water, heating) Wi–Fi internet and IPTV are all included.  It includes Rooms with TV's even.
The following is not included:
• contents insurance
• meals
• laundry 
• TV licence (where a TV is provided as part of the room); 
• linen (including bedding and towels); or 
• crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils 
You can purchase a wide option of student living packs from us and at reception for all of your bedding, linen, crockery, cleaning and hospitality needs. Add-on services and other accessories such as stationery can also be purchased. 

Q: Do I have to pay council tax? 
A: Full-time students in the UK don’t have to pay council tax, however, you have to provide us with a certificate to show your status as an exempt student. 

Q: What facilities do you have? 
A: Communal lounge, study areas, communal kitchen, 24-hour reception, CCTV, electronic key fob access, cinema area, games tables, laundry access, gym. 

Q: How big are the rooms? 
A:

• En Suites approx. 13 - 23 square metres (available at Guildford and Wembley only)
• Standard Studios approx. 14 square metres
• Medium Studios approx. 16 - 18 square metres 
• Large Studios approx. 21 - 31 square metres
• Premium King Studios approx. 26 square metres
• Two Bedroom Apartments approx. 32 square metres

Q: Are the restaurants included? 
A: Meals from our restaurants aren’t included with your rent but, the menus are a good price and have been designed with students in mind. 

Q: Do you allow pets? 
A: No, sorry!  

Bookings 

Q: How do I book? 
A: Everything is done online, it’s fast and easy! 

Q: How long until I get a reply to my application/enquiry? 
A: We aim to reply to all applications within 2-3 working days. Sometimes it may take longer due to room availability. Don’t worry if you do not hear back straight away, we know you are there and we are doing our best to accommodate you. 

Q: How much do the rooms cost? 
A: Room prices vary depending on which room type you select, location and floor level. For our full price list, please visit our bookings page.

Q: What payment types are accepted? 
A: We accept all debit and credit cards to confirm a booking. Please note there is no charge when paying with a UK debit card; with all other cards a 2.5% surcharge will be added. Card payments may be taken online, over the phone or at Reception. For the instalment payments you can also pay via Pay to Study, a quick, easy and secure online bank transfer for international students. We do not accept: direct bank transfers, cheques or cash payments. 

Q: Do I need to be 18 years of age or older? 
A: To stay at Scape you will need to be over 18 when you move in.

Q: Do I need a guarantor to book? 
A: You don’t need a guarantor.

Q: How much do I have to pay to book? 
A: For any bookings made before 14th August 2017 - an initial payment of two weeks’ rent is due and it is a part of your 51 weeks rent meaning your future 49 weeks of rent will be split into 3 instalments. Any bookings made after 14th August 2017 - an initial payment of two weeks’ rent + the 1st rent instalment. 

Q: Can I move in later than my start date? 
A: Yes. You can move in on the day your contract starts or any day after the start of your contract, we just ask and request you to let us know if anything changes. 

Q: Can I move in before my start date? 
A: Unfortunately, it is not possible to move in earlier. But in exceptional circumstances we may be able to sort something out, please contact us and we can always look into this for you. 

Q: Can I live near my friend? 
A: That shouldn’t be a problem, but this will depend on availability. Please contact us directly before making a booking. 

Q: Can I swap my room once booked? 
A: When you confirm your booking, you will have a 14 day cooling off period to swap or cancel your room. After this period has passed, we cannot arrange any swaps. 

Q: Can I get a copy of my contract? 
A: A copy of your contract will be given to you after you make a booking with us.

Q: Can I have a discount? 
A: Our discounts may be available during limited periods of time only and will be advertised on our social media channels or newsletter. 

Q: I am on a waiting list, how likely is it that I will get a room? 
A: Joining our waiting list does not guarantee a room. If a student cancels and a room becomes available, we will then inform everyone that is on the waiting list. Bookings are made on a first come first served basis.  

Q: What's the difference between room levels? 
A:

• Lower G
• Middle 1-3
• Upper 4 

Living at Scape 

Q: Can I share a room at Scape? 
A: Scape rooms are for single occupancy only. Please note when booking a dual occupancy room, this will increase the weekly rent by 25%. 

Q: What happens if something in my room, e.g. a chair or light bulb breaks? 
A: Please report any maintenance issues to us. Your problem will be logged and a member of our on-site maintenance team will help resolve the issue as soon as possible. 

Q: How is my room cleaned? 
A: It is your responsibility to keep your room clean. Vacuum cleaners are provided for you to use, free of charge. We also offer a cleaning service at an additional charge. Please ask at Reception for more details. 

Q: Is there a gym/fitness club at Scape? 
A: Yes, the gyms are available to all residents. To use our gyms, students will need to complete a health and safety declaration and waiver. 

Q: Is there a curfew? 
A: There is no curfew at Scape, but we do operate 'quiet hours' between 11:00 pm and 7:00 am. You can access the building 24 hours a day, although, after 8:00 pm, you will need to use your key fob to gain access to the building. 

Q: Can I have guests stay overnight?
A: You can have overnight guests stay with you as long as it is cleared with Management in advance and your guests are registered with reception when they arrive. You may have a guest stay with you for up to 7 nights unless otherwise agreed by the Residence Manager. 

Q: Is there car parking at Scape? 
A: No, but we are very accessible and close to lots of public transport links. 

Q: If I go away for the university holidays do I need to move my possessions out of my room? 
A: No, you only need to move out of the room at the end of your contract. 

Q: If I go away for the university holidays do I need to pay rent for that period? 
A: Yes, smoke-free you still have to pay rent for the duration of your contract even if you are away on holiday. 

Q: Can I smoke in my room?
A: Building is smoke-free. 

Q: Is it noisy? 
A: All windows are double glazed and access to corridors is limited to residents within that floor. We also operate quiet hours in the evening; however London is a busy place so you may hear some noise from time to time and please bear in mind other students can be a bit noisy sometimes too. 

Q: Is it a safe area? 
A: London is a major city, and we do advise students to follow general safety precautions. That aside, all our buildings are equipped with 24 hour security and reception, CCTV and key fob entry which allows students into the building at night, their corridor and then their room.

Q: Can I store my belongings? 
A: There are under-bed storage, wardrobes and drawers in all of the Scape rooms. We do not currently offer any other storage. 

Q: Can I have a proof of address? 
A: Yes. Once you have a confirmed booking, you can view your invoices, receipts and contract. These should all serve as a proof of address. If you need additional proof, the Reception team can also provide a signed letter confirming your address. 

Q: Do you have A/C? 
A: There is no air conditioning in the rooms. All rooms come with window vents and individual temperature controls. 

Q: Can I buy an additional fridge to put in my room? 
A: Yes you can. 

Q: Can I let my friend live in my room when I’m away? 
A: No. You are responsible for your guests and must accompany them at all times. 

Q: Can I bring my bicycle? 
A: Yes, we offer bicycle storage at our locations. 

Q: How many students live here? 
A: 140 students live in Guildford.

Check in and check out

Q: Do I need to bring any documentation for check-in?
A: Yes, when you arrive and check-in you will be asked to provide photo ID. This can be a driving licence, passport or any form of photo ID that shows your full name and date of birth. 

Q: What are check in times 
A: Providing there are no outstanding fees, check-in times are generally Monday-Sunday 2pm – 8pm. If there are any outstanding payments, please try to make these prior to arrival or make sure your arrival is between Monday-Friday 2pm – 5pm and you are able to make all the necessary payments before checking in. 

Q: How do I check out? 
A: In the week before your contract end date, you will be asked to organise a room inspection for any damages. Once this is done, you just need to return your keys (room, post box and safe box) to reception and we can check you out. 

Q: I am leaving early, who should I tell?
A: We know that some students may not stay for the whole duration of their contract, please tell us in advance before you leave in time for us to inspect your room.

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