The Castle - Sheffield 2

61 Edward Street, Sheffield S3 7GA   View Map

Why book The Castle with Unilodgers?
1. Book now and pay later!
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. First rent payment 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 cancelation 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 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.

The Castle is a modish student accommodation located on Edward Street in Sheffield. It is close to University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University. It offers good amenities like free Wi-Fi, contents insurance and is close to Tesco Express. Students can opt for either en-suite apartments or studio apartments.

The Castle Sheffield 2 provides en-suite apartments where you will have fully furnished bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. So, you don’t need to wait in line to answer nature’s call or go for a shower. You will have to share the living area and kitchenette with other flat mates. So, if you and your flat mate share the same food taste, you can cook your favourite Lemon Chicken and relish it while being seated in the living area. The Castle student accommodation  also provides studio apartments where you will have your private bed, bathroom, study area, living area and kitchenette. So, you can put on soothing music while studying for your upcoming test without any trouble. The Castle student accommodation provides you with free Wi-Fi so you can sing along to Arctic Monkey’s ‘Are you mine’ or watch interesting documentaries. If your bike gets stolen, you can claim insurance as The Castle Sheffield 2 provides free contents insurance. If run out of groceries, you can head to Tesco Express which is at a 2 minute walking distance from The Castle Sheffield 2. Fitness freaks can head to the nearest gym to work out and lose weight if you have gained extra pounds. While you definitely can’t trust Deadpool with your life, The Castle in Sheffield doesn’t take a risk with your life as it has a 24/7 security and maintenance team on-site to ensure your comfort and safety.

International students in Sheffield can visit many interesting places near The Castle in Sheffield. Explore the city’s culture and steelmaking history by visiting Kelham Island Museum. For those who love monumental architecture, you can head to the Bishop’s House to see the Elizabethan and Jacobean type of architecture. You can also head to the famous Sheffield City Centre to shop, eat and roam around.

Get high on caffeine by going to Cafe Moco with your classmates and friends. For those of you are tired of eating home-cooked meals, you can head to the Butlers Balti House for lip-smacking food with friends.

Get ready for an entertaining student-life at The Castle in Sheffield.

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Ensuite - Bronze

En-suite Bronze is ncely built holding good storage and living space. It includes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. En-suite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £109
Total £ 5559.00

Ensuite - Silver

En-suite Silver is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It icnludes private bedroom having comfortable sized bed, wardrobe, study desk chair, private bathroom and an open plan shared kitchen. En-suite is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £119
Total £ 6069.00

Studio

Studio is nicely built holding good storage and living space. It includes comfortable sized bed, warsdrobe, study desk chiar, private bathroom and an open plan priavte kitchen. Studio is well equipped with all modern amenities required for an easy stay.
Weeks 51
Move-in 15/Sep/18
Move-out 07/Sep/19
Per week £159
Total £ 8109.00
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51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£109 per Week (£ 5559.00 total )

Ensuite - Silver

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£119 per Week (£ 6069.00 total )
Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (15/Sep/18 - 07/Sep/19)
£159 per Week (£ 8109.00 total )

Essentials

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.

Bookings made before 1st Aug 2019 for the 19-20 Academic Year

You can cancel your booking in writing within 7 days of accepting your tenancy agreement. If you decide to cancel your accommodation booking within these 7 days you will receive a full refund of your booking fee. No fees, no fuss.

If you decide to cancel your booking following the 7-day cooling off period, the below procedures will apply depending on your circumstances:

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

If you secure your accommodation and then for the above reasons are no longer able to attend the affiliated University, official written evidence from the University (and/or UCAS/relevant VISA authorities) must be sent within 3 calendar days of the results or decision being published. If sufficient evidence is provided, you will be eligible for release from the tenancy agreement and the full booking fee will be returned.

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Change of mind
- Booking different accommodation
- Accepted onto a placement

If you do not wish to live at the property for 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 and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and your booking fee will be returned in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.

Bookings made on or after 1st Aug 2019 for the 19-20 Academic Year

If you book your accommodation after 1st August, your cooling off period will reduce to 24 hours only from point of acceptance. If you cancel your booking within these 24 hours, your full booking fee will be returned. Should you wish to cancel after these 24 hours, the previous procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

Cancellations following Tenancy Start Date

If you book your accommodation on or after the tenancy start date, there will be no cooling off period. Should you wish to cancel, the below procedures will take place depending on your circumstances.

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Fail to make grades required to complete academic year
- Eviction from University
- Voluntarily withdrawn from University

If you are unable to continue your studies at University and no longer will be a University student, you may be eligible to be released from your tenancy. Your request to cancel must be submitted in writing and be accompanied by sufficient evidence to your withdrawal and the reasons behind this.

If you are granted a tenancy release, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

The following procedure applies to the below:
- Placement
- Single Semester Course

If are required to cancel due to the above reasons, you will be required to find a replacement person for the remainder of 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 and secure this with payment of the booking fee. If a replacement is found, you will be released from your tenancy agreement and your booking fee will be returned in full. Please note that your booking fee will be retained, and you will remain liable for all accommodation fees until a replacement person is found.

Illness/Extenuating Circumstances

If you wish to leave the accommodation due to illness or any extenuating circumstances, this will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. The request to cancel must be made in writing or via email and any accompanying documentation must also be provided. Until a decision has been made, you will remain liable for all accommodation fees. 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, your deposit will be returned to you (minus any deductions relating to the condition of the Property upon your departure).

I'm an International student, do I need a UK Guarantor to book?

If you choose to pay termly, you are required to supply a UK guarantor who will guarantee to make your instalment payments if you are unable to. The Guarantor must be living in the UK, be in full-time employment or a homeowner. If you choose to pay your year's rent in full, you do not require a UK guarantor.

 

Do I have contents insurance

Yes! As standard, all Derwent's students are automatically covered by the #1 Student insurer, Endsleigh.

 

 How close is the university?

The University of Sheffield is a 5 minute walk. Sheffield Hallam University's City Campus is around a 19 minute walk and Sheffield International College is just 5 minutes away.

 

How far is the city centre?

A 10 minute walk.

 

Where is the nearest supermarket?

There is a Tesco Express directly below the student village.

 

Is there a medical centre nearby?

Sheffield City GP Health Centre is only 7 minutes’ walk away on Broad Lane.

Where is the nearest cashpoint?

At Tesco Express.

 

Where is the nearest police station?

13 minutes’ walk away.

 

Where is the nearest post office?

11 minutes’ walk away on Upperthorpe Road.

Where is the nearest gym?

The Fitness club Central gym on Surrey street is a 17 minute walk.

 

How far are the bus/train stations?

The train and coach stations are 22 minutes’ walk away.

 

Where's the nearest bus stop?

Only 5 minutes’ walk away.

 

What's in my room?

Your room is fully furnished with: bed, desk, chair, wardrobe and chest of drawers.

 

Who cleans my flat?

You are responsible for cleaning your room and for cleaning your communal areas with your flatmates.

 

Can I bring a pet?

Sorry, pets are not permitted on any Derwent Students properties.

 

Where can I do my laundry?

There are on-site laundry facilities at each property.

 

Can I have guests to stay?

Guests are permitted for a maximum of 2 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.

 

Can I bring my car?

Parking is limited, please call us for more information.

 

Is there anywhere I can store my bike?

There are a number of external bike rails located in the courtyards.

 

Where do I collect my post from?

You need to write your full address on all post (letters and parcels) so it is delivered directly to your flat. The office will take deliveries if you are out of your flat but please let us know. If your parcel is taken by reception you will receive a slip in your post box to notify you, which should be brought to reception with photo ID.

 

How do I report maintenance issues?

You can visit reception to inform us of the issue. Our maintenance staff will fix the issue, or refer it to an external contractor if necessary.

 

Can I change my room?

If there is any availability you may be able to transfer rooms. A charge may be incurred.

 

Do I need to have a TV Licence?

You will need to purchase a TV licence if you wish to watch or stream live TV in your flat. This can be shared with flatmates.

 

What events do you arrange on the site?

We arrange several events throughout the year, which are well publicised in the blocks.

 

What about safety and security on site?

There are staff on the site 24 hours a day, including security guards outside of normal office opening hours.

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