Offering contemporary student accommodation, Piccadilly Point Manchester is located at Berry Street, near Manchester city centre. The property is less than 15 minutes away from the Manchester Metropolitan University as well as the University of Manchester. You get to choose from a range of studio flats and cluster flats to reside in. If you want to enjoy the buzzing city life, then this is the right place to live. You will love the Future Everything Festival which is a very popular annual event in this city.
Another great reason why Piccadilly Point accommodation is a great place to be is that you’ll be just a few minutes away from top institutions in Manchester including Royal Northern College of Music, BIMM Manchester, INTO Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University and University of Manchester.
The property has a relaxing environment and is spaciously designed. It has dedicated social spaces where you can socialise with friends. Other amenities include:
Bike storage and car parking
Free content insurance
Study room with a photo-copier/printer
Gym to keep you fit
24-hour security, CCTV and onsite maintenance
Here, you will be living at the best student accommodation Manchester. That’s because convenience stores, banks and other establishments for daily necessities are located very close in the neighbourhood.
Marks and Spencer - 1.2 miles
SPAR Piccadilly - 0.7 miles
Barclays Bank - 1 mile
Portico Library - 0.8 miles
Cameolord Pharmacy - 0.9 miles
Manchester Art Gallery - 0.8
Manchester Museum - 1.3 miles
Excellent links to public transportation make it easy to travel from this Manchester Metropolitan University accommodation.
The closest bus stop is at Travis Street, 0.3 miles away.
The Manchester Piccadilly train station is 0.7 miles away.
The Piccadilly Gardens tram stop is 0.9 miles away.
The Manchester Airport is 8.3 miles away.
Entertainment and Nightlife:
There are plenty of locations around Piccadilly Point student accommodation to kill time, jog or shop. Living at these student houses Manchester, you will find excuses to party. You get to taste a variety of different cuisines in restaurants surrounding Piccadilly Point, Manchester.
Shopping malls: Andale Shopping Centre - 0.9 miles, New Tech Web UK - 0.9 miles, Manchester Arndale - 1.2 miles
Gardens: Sackville Gardens - 0.4 miles, Cathedral Gardens - 1.7 miles, Piccadilly Gardens Fountain - 1.5 miles
Restaurants: One Plus Chinese Restaurant - 0.8 miles, No 1 Canal Street - 0.5 miles, TGI Fridays - 0.7 miles
Cafes: The Hourglass - 0.7 miles, Chapter One Books - 1.5 miles, Evelyn’s Café and Bar - 1.3 miles
Pubs and bars: Grey Horse Inn - 0.7 miles, The Bulls Head - 0.5 miles, The Mill - Bar & Kitchen - 0.6 miles
Pack your bags and get ready for the best living experience at Piccadilly Point Manchester!
1 single bed
31 Oct 2020
10 Jul 2021
31 Oct 2020
28 Aug 2021
Premium Range 1 Ensuite
1 single bed
31 Oct 2020
29 Aug 2021
31 Oct 2020
10 Jul 2021
Advance payment of £250 required to secure the room. Advance rent will be exempt from anyone booking in Scotland, paying in full, rebooking or booking after the due date of the first instalment.
UK students can pay in 1, 4 or 8 instalments
Pay in Full
Pay in 4 instalments
Pay in 8 instalments, with a one-time admin fee of £99
International students can pay in 1 or 2
Pay in Full
Pay in 2 instalments (First in August and next in January).
Mode of Payment:
Pay using a debit/credit card online, over the phone or at the reception
Pay via direct debit or bank transfer
Cheques or Cash payments are not accepted
Updates to Policy
1. University / School intake delayed: If the start date of a course has been postponed to a later date, the student can provide evidence showing the new start date, then Unite will delay the tenancy start date to suit the new start date of the course. The student will only be liable for the rent from this new start date.
2. Travel Ban: if there is a travel ban either in the student’s country of origin or in the UK, preventing students from traveling as planned: students affected by the ban can contact Unite Students or the agency who helped with the booking. Unite Students will delay the tenancy start date until the end of the travel ban. The student will only be liable for the rent from this new start date.
3. Early leave request: We are also aware that some students may want to leave the UK and return to China / to their home country over the coming weeks. If a student decides to leave early then just to confirm that our early leave policy will be enforced. That means they will be liable to pay the remainder of their tenancy unless they can find someone to take it over for the remainder of the term.
Bookings made after 1st Nov:
You get 7-day cool off period to cancel your booking after you sign the tenancy agreement. If you cancel within the 7-days period, your security deposit is refunded.
If you are outside the 7-day cool off period and would like to cancel, you may do so, but you will be 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. A £50 admin fee is charged to prepare the room if you have already occupied the room before a replacement tenant moves in.
Bookings made before 1st Nov:
You get 14-day cool off period to cancel your booking after you sign the tenancy agreement. If you cancel within the 14-days period, your security deposit is refunded.
If you are outside the 14-days cool off period, but would like to cancel before the 1st August, you may do so. Your deposit will not be refunded back, but you will not be liable to pay any other fees.
If you are outside the 14-days cool off period and would like to cancel on or after the 1st August, you may do so, but you will be 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 when the replacement is found. A £50 admin fee is charged to prepare the room, if you have already occupied the room before a replacement tenant moves in.
No Place, No Pay - Prospective first-year undergraduate students:
If you are a prospective first-year undergraduate student and you do not meet the grades of the university you initially applied to, you may be released from the contract and receive a refund of your deposit provided you provide a proof of this within 7 days of receiving your results. You may also be eligible to be released from the agreement if you are a prospective first-year undergraduate student and you choose to go to a different University because you have exceeded your expected grades.
Documents that would need to be supplied - A written rejection letter from your chosen university/college or UCAS or a screenshot of your UCAS status which confirms that the required results were not achieved, in Case 1. Copy of the proof of acceptance of your new university by UCAS adjustment in Case 2.
No Place, No Pay - International Students:
If you are a student moving to the United Kingdom from overseas for the first time to undertake study at a UK University and are not already residing in the UK or have not previously attended a UK university. Then in case of rejection from UK University, you can apply for you cancelation until 1st August 2018 and receive a refund of your deposit or advance rent payment.
After this cut-off date, you will have to pay all amounts due under your Tenancy Agreement unless 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. A £50 admin fee is charged to prepare the room if you have already occupied the room before a replacement tenant moves in.
Before the 1st of August, for your cancellation request to be reviewed, you must provide a copy of the rejection letter from the UK University that you have applied for within 7 days of receiving your results.
Documents that would need to be supplied: The rejection letter from University/ Proof of IELTS examination failure / Proof of A level or equivalent examination failure.
Q. Can I move in early?
Our standard tenancies have fixed dates and cannot be changed. However, if you are looking to move in earlier it may be possible to book an additional short stay tenancy, this will involve signing another set of paperwork and you will be charged for any additional nights.
Q. What Documents do I need to bring to the property when I move in?
Please bring an official form of ID with you e.g. passport or provisional/driving license. If you have not already returned the original signed tenancy agreement you should also bring these with you.
Q. Haven't paid rent yet, can I still move in?
It’s really important that your rent is paid on time. Your first installment before moving in covers the first part of your tenancy.
Q. Where do I get my keys?
You can collect your keys from reception when you check in. Just come straight to the main reception with your photo ID and they will have the keys ready and waiting for you.
Q. I have been given a time slot but I might miss it?
That’s fine, you can arrive at any time that is best for you and we’ll get someone to come and let you in and get your keys for you.
Q. Can I have post delivered to the site even though I am not there yet?
If you are having anything delivered before you arrive just to make sure someone knows that it will be arriving there. You can notify the staff at the property of this so they can look after the parcels for you.
Q. What time can I move in from?
You can move in any time from the start date of your tenancy onwards. If you are going to be arriving much later than the start of your tenancy, just let us know and we will arrange for someone to be there to greet you and make sure you get the keys for your new home.
Q. Can I smoke in my room?
There are usually outside areas for you to smoke with ashtrays provided.
Q. An emergency has happened back home and I need to cancel, can I do this?
In emergencies, each cancellation request is looked at on a case-by-case basis and an early release is at the discretion of the manager.
Q. What happens if I fail my exams during my stay? Do I have to leave?
If you leave university during your stay with us you will still be liable for the rent as per the tenancy agreement. Please check the cancellation procedure accordingly.
Q. Can I park on site?
The car park is there for students. There is a weekly cost for booking a car parking space, but you can choose to pay this in installments.
Q. Why are my windows restricted?
Your window may have a restricting device that limits how far it opens. It’s there for your safety so it’s important that you don’t disconnect or damage it, or let anyone else do so. If the window fittings do become damaged, you need to tell a member of the property team straight away. We check all the windows and their fittings regularly, to make sure they’re all safe and working properly. Depending on the floor you live on, it may be possible to derestrict your window upon request and with approval from the management of your property. Please speak to your reception team.
Q. How can I pay my rent?
You can pay by credit/debit card or direct debit. You can pay by logging in and clicking on Make A Payment.
Q. Can I pre-book my room?
Q. What does the insurance cover?
Some items are not included in our standard package - this includes accidental damage to items in your rooms, and loss or damage to personal items when you are outside your property. Laptops and tablets, mobile phones and bicycles are not covered in the standard policy, however you can upgrade your policy so that your laptop, phone, tablet, and other gadgets are covered, wherever you and your gadgets are, and this also includes a laptop and mobile phone replacement within 24 hours (one working day) of your claim being approved. You can add this upgrade for a small cost at any time during your stay.
Q. When will I get my deposit back?
If you are staying in England, you will get your deposit back in the form of a cheque, sent to your home address, within 14 days after your tenancy end date.
If you are staying in Scotland, Mydeposits Scotland will have emailed you a unique Release Code at the start of your stay. You need this at the end of your tenancy to authorize the return of your deposit.
Q. I Forgot to put on the inventory that there was some damage when I moved in, will I be charged?
Possibly yes, this is to be fair and consistent with our approach.
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