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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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The Forge Accommodation Sheffield, Sheffield

Private Room/ Studio Flat

Boston Street, S2 4QG, United Kingdom Distance From University

About The Forge

Book The Forge student accommodation with world’s largest student housing provider. You can choose from ensuites, studios, shared rooms, and apartments. No booking fee. No Place, No Pay. No Visa, No Pay. Best deal guaranteed. Starting at £105 per week. When you book The Forge with Unilodgers, you get more than just a room. For starters, you get some incredible exclusive offers worth up to . Plus, and that’s some serious insta-cred. The Forge is the top choice for students from around the world, and houses students from Sheffield Hallam University - City Campus and many more of Sheffield's top universities.

The Forge offers No Place, No Pay ­which means that if your university cancels your course, or you don’t get a place, you can cancel your booking for free, and No Visa, No Pay which means if you don’t get your Visa, you can cancel your booking for free. This way, you can book The Forge well in advance before it sells out!

The Forge Sheffield – The Walkthrough

Located at Boston Street, the Forge Sheffield is the largest student accommodation in Sheffield. Also, dare we say, the most fun! This place is close to the University of Sheffield as well as Sheffield Hallam University, and its student-friendly studios are lavish and affordable at the same time! 

We are big, we are comfy, and we go easy on your pocket. You might as well just stop reading and drop by. 

We love a lil' extra -

The Forge Sheffield studio is forged with fully furnished bedrooms and en-suite shower room, study rooms, a spectacular modern kitchen and a spacious lounge area.

It’s the perfect mix of chatter and a quiet place depending on how your mood is, and what day of the week it is. 

Other amenities include -

  • On-site snack vending machine

  • Gym

  • Bike/car parking

  • Free Printing Facilities

  • 24/7 on-site security team

If you are wondering about the present times, The Forge Sheffield student accommodation is right there to ward off anything from a virus to negative energy. We have deep cleaning services, online check-in, social distancing markers, hand sanitizer stations and free self-quarantine options, so see through 2020 the best way you can, safely. 

Know Thy Neighbourhood –

  • Toe tap in a tutu at any of the several music venues all around The Forge

  • Head towards Kelham Island Museum to learn about the history of steelmaking - it’s not as boring as it sounds- they can ‘forge’ swords out of them for instance (that was our last forge pun, probably)

  • Nerd out at the architecture of  Bishop’s House and fill yourself up with stories 

And if you confess to be a shopaholic, head towards Sheffield City Centre and be spoilt for choice.

Wheeling your way around the Sheffield

The Forge accommodation is extremely well connected. 

Pro Tip- Download the Moovit App to get information about public transport. 

  • Closest Train Station: Sheffield

  • Closest Bus Stop: St. Mary’s Gate

Living it up at the Forge Sheffield – 

Live your life with all the drama you deserve at The Forge Sheffield student accommodation. Hop over to El Paso with your buddies to gorge on some lip-smacking, finger-licking Mexican and Italian Cuisine. Also look out for,

  • Reasonably priced bottomless brunch

  • Mimosas and Prosecco

  • Italian Street Food. 

Curb your hunger at any of these places designed to add to your love handles: 

  • Mesob’s Ethopian Cuisine

  • Sosiam for its thai dishes

  • Yama Sushi

  • Zeugma’s Turkish delight

The Forge Sheffield has all the pointers to make for a uni life worth remembering. Hurry and make your bookings. 

Click here to view more student housing options in Sheffield.
 

Features

Common Room

Laundry

Vending Machine

Car Parking

On-Site Community Staff

On-Site Community Staff

Content Insurance

Study Room

Gym

Car Parking

Secure Door Entry

Safety

CCTV

Secure Door Entry

Price also includes

Water Bill

Gas Bill

Gym

Electricity Bill

Rooms from
£105 Per week

Private Room(4 types to choose from)

Premium En-Suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Premium En-Suite is nicely built offering a private bedroom. The shared area includes the kitchen and living area.The rooms are well equipped with all the modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £120/week

Move in

Move out

Total

14 Sep 2024

19 Jul 2025

£5,280

Stay 44 weeks

Price £110/week

Move in

Move out

Total

13 Jan 2024

31 Aug 2024

£3,630

Stay 33 weeks

Price £110/week

Move in

Move out

Total

14 Sep 2024

6 Sep 2025

£5,610

Stay 51 weeks

Price £110/week

Move in

Move out

Total

13 Jan 2024

22 Jun 2024

£2,530

Stay 23 weeks

Price £110/week

Move in

Move out

Total

16 Sep 2023

20 Jul 2024

£4,840

Stay 44 weeks

Price £105/week

Move in

Move out

Total

16 Sep 2023

7 Sep 2024

£5,355

Stay 51 weeks

Classic En-Suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Classic En-Suite is nicely built offering a private bedroom. The shared area includes the kitchen and living area.The rooms are well equipped with all the modern amenities required for an easy and comfortable stay.

Price £105/week

Move in

Move out

Total

14 Sep 2024

19 Jul 2025

£4,620

Stay 44 weeks

Price £105/week

Move in

Move out

Total

14 Sep 2024

6 Sep 2025

£5,355

Stay 51 weeks

Price £115/week

Move in

Move out

Total

16 Sep 2023

20 Jan 2024

£2,070

Stay 18 weeks

Price £95/week

Move in

Move out

Total

16 Sep 2023

20 Jul 2024

£4,180

Stay 44 weeks

Standard En-suite
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

    Standard en-suite rooms have three-quarter beds, larger floor space and some have a wet room bathroom.

    Price £105/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    13 Jan 2024

    31 Aug 2024

    £3,465

    Stay 33 weeks

    Price £79/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    16 Sep 2023

    7 Sep 2024

    £4,029

    Stay 51 weeks

    Premium Plus ensuite
    1 single bed
    Ensuite Bathroom

    Premium Plus ensuite room offers larger floor space with good living and storage space. The en-suite features private bathroom, private bedroom having 3/4 bed, wardrobe, study desk-chair and a shared kitchen. It offers modern facilities required for easy and comfortable living.

    Price £120/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    14 Sep 2024

    19 Jul 2025

    £5,280

    Stay 44 weeks

    Price £110/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    13 Jan 2024

    22 Jun 2024

    £2,530

    Stay 23 weeks

    Price £110/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    6 Jan 2024

    24 Aug 2024

    £3,630

    Stay 33 weeks

    Price £110/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    14 Sep 2024

    5 Sep 2025

    £5,594

    Stay 51 weeks

    Studio Flat(3 types to choose from)

    Premium Studio
    1 single bed
    Ensuite Bathroom

    Premium Studio have good storage and living space with a choice of external or internal views. The studio features private bathroom, private bedroom having 3/4 bed, wardrobe, study desk-chair and a private kitchen. It offers good storage and living space.

    Price £168/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    16 Sep 2023

    22 Jun 2024

    £6,720

    Stay 40 weeks

    Price £155/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    14 Sep 2024

    6 Sep 2025

    £7,905

    Stay 51 weeks

    Premium Plus Studio
    1 single bed
    Ensuite Bathroom

    Premium plus studios offers additional floor space and/or a two-seater sofa. The studio features private bathroom, private bedroom having double bed, wardrobe, study desk-chair and a private kitchen. It offers good storage and living space.

    Price £179/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    16 Sep 2023

    22 Jun 2024

    £7,160

    Stay 40 weeks

    Price £160/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    14 Sep 2024

    6 Sep 2025

    £8,160

    Stay 51 weeks

    Price £152/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    18 Sep 2021

    23 Jul 2022

    £6,688

    Stay 44 weeks

    Classic Studio
    1 single bed
    Ensuite Bathroom

    Classic studios have good storage and living space with a choice of external or internal views. The studio features private bathroom, private bedroom having 3/4 bed, wardrobe, study desk-chair and a private kitchen. It offers good storage and living space.

    Price £150/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    16 Sep 2023

    20 Jul 2024

    £6,600

    Stay 44 weeks

    Price £145/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    14 Sep 2024

    6 Sep 2025

    £7,395

    Stay 51 weeks

    Price £144/week

    Move in

    Move out

    Total

    18 Sep 2021

    23 Jul 2022

    £6,336

    Stay 44 weeks

    Payment Info

    Deposit Fees: 

    Deposits vary by property ranging from £50-£250 and your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms.

    The deposit you pay when making the application cannot be used towards a rent instalment as this is secured with a deposit protection scheme for the duration of your tenancy.

    Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damage found in your room or the communal areas of your apartment. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 working days to be credited at the end of your tenancy period.

    Rent Payments:
    -If you have a valid UK Guarantor, you can choose to pay your rent in three instalments, which are due in September, January and April.
    -If you don’t have a valid UK Guarantor, you are required to pay the full rent in August, 1 month prior to your contract start date.
    -Please note you must have paid the rent due by the time you arrive to check in.
    -Pay in 10 instalments with an additional one-time admin fee (UK based guarantor required) 

    Mode of Payment:
    -Pay using a debit card or a credit card online, over the phone or at the reception
    -Pay via direct debit or bank transfer
    -No cash payments are accepted

    Booking Info

    FIRST YEAR STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
    If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
    university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
    If you are a prospective first year Undergraduate or Postgraduate student and your
    offer of a place at your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is
    withdrawn by the University or Higher Education Institute because you do not
    achieve the required entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this
    agreement. 
    You must provide written evidence from the University that you do not have a place
    within 3 days of your results being published (and no later than 28th August,
    whichever date is sooner) and we will release you from the contract without penalty
    and refund the deposit paid. 
    You may also be eligible to be released from this 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. 
    To apply to be released from this agreement in the circumstances referred to above,
    you will need to supply us with a copy of: 
     A written or email confirmation that you wish to cancel your reservation,
    stating full name and full details of the property booked;
     A written rejection letter from your chosen university/college or UCAS, a
    screen shot of your UCAS status which confirms that the required results
    were not achieved, or a copy of the proof of acceptance of your new
    university by UCAS adjustment.
    These document(s) must be received by us within 3 calendar days from the date
    your results are published. On receipt of the required documentation it will be
    verified and, provided we are satisfied, we will cancel your agreement and
    refund your deposit in full.

    FIRST YEAR POST GRADUATE STUDENT WAITING FOR EXAM RESULTS
    If you’re still waiting for your exam results and you’re not sure whether your place at
    university is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
    If you are a prospective first year Postgraduate student and your offer of a place at
    your preferred University or Higher Education Institute is withdrawn by the
    University or Higher Education Institute because you do not achieve the required
    entry grades, you may be eligible to be released from this agreement. 

    INTERNATIONAL STUDENT WAITING FOR VISA
    If you’re still waiting for your VISA to study in the UK and you’re not sure whether
    your place is confirmed, don’t worry, you can still apply. 
    If you are a prospective international student who has applied to a University
    or Higher Education Institute and booked a room, you will be allowed to be released

    from your Tenancy Agreement if you do not receive the entry Visa required for your
    study in the UK and evidence is provided.
    You must provide written evidence of your refusal of entry to the UK to study within
    7 days of your notification of refusal. For more information, please speak with our
    team.

    CANCELATION POLICY (UK PROPERTY)
    You can cancel your tenancy agreement for up to 14 days after the date of your
    booking (the Initial Cancellation Period). For bookings made from 1st August to 30th
    September ahead of the academic year the booking is for, the Initial Cancellation
    Period reduces to 7 days. We will refund the full security deposit. 
    Please note, £20 will be deducted from the refunded amount to cover any
    international bank charges for deposit refunds made to non-UK banks. 
    If you cancel your booking after the Initial Cancellation Period, you remain liable for
    the weekly rent (for each and every week or part week) until you are able to find
    another tenant that is acceptable and we are able to re-let the room. The
    replacement tenant must be over the age of 18 and have the necessary student
    status (it is your responsibility to find another tenant and provide them with the
    correction information). If you find a suitable replacement tenant and the room is re-
    let we will refund your deposit, less any appropriate charges, as well as a deduction
    of £50 for the variation of the contract.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Q. Can I live here?

    You must be a full-time student, and be 18 years or older to live in the property. You can book with this property whether you have a conditional or unconditional offer. However, please be aware of the cancellation policy prior to booking should your place at university not yet be confirmed.

    Q. Are pets allowed?

    No, pets are not permitted in the buildings,except registered assistance dogs.

    Q.What can i bring?

    You can bring most of your belongings but some electricals aren't suitables. Non UK compliant electricals such as rice cookers are not suitable for use with UK power outlets and this can cause fire risks.

    Q. Can I choose my room?

     You can select the room of your choice or you can make special requests which they will do their best to accommodate, however all requests are subject to availability and conditions.

    Q. Can I request to move rooms during my tenancy?

    You would need to make a formal request to the accommodation team of the property you are residing in. If you request to move rooms during your tenancy you will also be issued with new documents confirming the details of the room move which you will need to sign or accept online.

    Should your new room be more expensive, then you and your Guarantor shall be liable for the higher rent from the date you are given access to it.

    Q. Do I have to move out in the holidays?

    Your room is yours for the full contract period and you don’t need to move out during academic breaks.

    Q.When does the discount come off my rent?

    All discounts offered will be deducted off your final instalment of rent.

    Q. What is included in my rent?

    All utility bills such as gas, electricity, water are included in your rent. Unlimited Wi-fi* is also included. Your TV licence is not included in your rent as this is not classed as a utility and is your responsibility to purchase.

    Q. Do I need a guarantor?

    If you wish to pay your rent in instalments, you will need a UK guarantor.

    Q. What happens to my deposit?

    Your deposit is placed into a deposit protection scheme, where it is held safely throughout the academic year and will be returned to you at the end of your contract subject to the contract terms.

    Q. When do I get my deposit back?

    Your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement has ended and your room has been inspected. The amount returned to you will depend on any outstanding charges and any damage found in your room or the communal areas of your apartment. Please see your tenancy agreement for more information. The deposit can take up to 30 working days to be credited at the end of your tenancy period.

    Why book The Forge with Unilodgers