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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
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
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South Duff Student Apartments

Private Room/ Studio Flat/ Entire Place

416 Billy Sunday Road Suite 150 Ames, IA 50010, United States Distance From University

About South Duff

South Duff is situated at 416 Billy Sunday Road, Ames, Iowa 50010 and this address serves the Iowa State University and Des Moines Area Community College. If you are an international student interested in experiencing amazing off campus student flats in Ames IA first hand, this is the community for you. The spacious apartment floor plans and lush landscaped surroundings are sure to make your stay here pure joy.

Amenities

South Duff has apartments with 2, 3, and 4 bedrooms, a living space and a kitchen. In every unit you get vaulted ceilings that create an illusion of height, a washer/dryer set and a kitchen that is fitted with a dishwasher and a cooking range. High speed internet and heating is also featured in every apartment. The fitness centre is open 24-hours for all residents as is the basketball court. There is also a game room and study lounge. Pets are welcome at the student housing community for an additional cost. You can rent a spot for your car in the surface lot or  garage.

Rent Inclusion

Trash removal and cable are included in the student accommodation rent.

Security and Maintenance

On site maintenance and security may be included.

Transport 

You can easily drive to Iowa State University campus and other areas of interest from the student accommodation premises.

Things to do nearby

  • There are two strip centres around a mile off from the property where you can get most of the things you may need at department stores. You will find interesting cafes in nearby Pine Tree Plaza.

  • A local attraction for those who want to spend time amidst nature is Reiman Gardens which is only a ten minute drive away. 

View more off campus student flats in Ames, IA

Features

Basketball Court

Billiards Table

Campus Shuttle

Coffee Bar

Computer Center

Dog Park

Lounge Area

Pet Friendly

Tanning Beds

Wifi

Safety

Onsite security

Price also includes

Wifi

Rooms from
US$370 Per month

Private Room(7 types to choose from)

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment - Antigua
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment- Antigua is nicely built. It offers a private bedroom and bathroom. The shared area includes kitchen and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living.

Price US$560/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$6,683

Stay 12 months

Price US$535/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$6,242

Stay 12 months

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment - Cayman
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

2 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Apartment-Cayman is nicely built-in. It offers a private bedroom and bathroom. The shared area includes kitchen and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living.

Price US$570/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$6,802

Stay 12 months

Price US$525/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$6,125

Stay 12 months

3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment-Cozumel
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment-Cozumel is nicely built. It offers a private bedroom and bathroom. The shared area includes kitchen and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living.

Price US$480/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$5,728

Stay 12 months

Price US$459/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

31 May 2022

US$4,529

Stay 10 months

3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment-Cancun
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

3 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment-Cancun is nicely built-in. It offers a private bedroom and bathroom. The shared area includes kitchen and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living.

Price US$490/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$5,847

Stay 12 months

Price US$459/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$5,355

Stay 12 months

3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom-Belize Apartment
1 single bed
Shared Bathroom

3 Bedroom 2 Bathroom-Belize Apartment is nicely built. It offers a private bedroom and the shared area includes bathroom, kitchen, and living area.

Price US$405/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$4,833

Stay 12 months

Price US$380/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$4,433

Stay 12 months

4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom-Bahama Apartment
1 double bed
Shared Bathroom

4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom-Bahama Apartment is nicely built offering a private bedroom and the shared area includes bathroom, kitchen and living area.

Price US$395/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$4,714

Stay 12 months

Price US$370/month

Move in

Move out

Total

24 Aug 2022

26 Jul 2023

US$4,144

Stay 11 months

Price US$370/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$4,317

Stay 12 months

5 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment- Key West
1 double bed
Shared Bathroom

5 Bedroom 3 Bathroom Apartment is nicely built offering a private bedroom and the shared area includes kitchen, bathroom, and living area.

Price US$370/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$4,415

Stay 12 months

Price US$350/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

31 May 2022

US$3,453

Stay 10 months

Studio Flat(1 types to choose from)

Studio M
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

Studio is nicely built and it offers a studio room, private kitchen, private bathroom and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living. Prices may vary as per the room size.

Price US$750/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$8,950

Stay 12 months

Price US$720/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$8,400

Stay 12 months

Entire Place(1 types to choose from)

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom - Aruba
1 single bed
Ensuite Bathroom

1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Apartment- Aruba is nicely built-in and offers a private bedroom and bathroom. The apatment also includes kitchen and living area with all modern amenities for a comfortable living. Prices may vary as per the room size.

Price US$860/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Jun 2023

31 May 2024

US$10,263

Stay 12 months

Price US$814/month

Move in

Move out

Total

8 Aug 2021

24 Jul 2022

US$9,497

Stay 12 months

Payment Info

Rent is due on the first of each month and considered late on the third of each month at 9:00 am. Late fees are applied daily, ($24 for the first day, than $12, $12, and $12) and will total no more than $60 for the month. There is a $50 application fee that must be paid at the time of completing an application. Contact a Unilodgers booking specialist for details.

Booking Info

Incase you're looking for people to take over your lease, they would need to complete the leasing process just like you did when you first signed, however, there is a standard $500 fee for you to complete this process. You will need to move out in due time for us to inspect and prepare the room for the new tenant so be sure to check with the property office for further details! Contact a Unilodgers booking specialist for details.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What does my rent instalment include?
The rent instalment includes cable, Internet, and garbage.

Q. What are my lease options?
We offer 5-, 10- & 12-instalment leases. Additional fees may apply with short-term leases. Contact our leasing office for details.
 
Q. What if I need roommates?
We offer a roommate matching service. Each resident will complete a detailed roommate profile questionnaire. South Duff then matches roommates who are most compatible based on the responses regarding their lifestyle.

Q. How do I pay the rental instalment or any other fees?
We accept checks and money orders in the office. Payments can also be made online with E-check, debit cards, and credit cards (Visa, Discover, Mastercard). Fees may apply.

Q. Do I have to pay a move-in fee or application fee when I sign my lease?
Yes, there is a $99 application fee and a $50 early move-in fee, August 1st move-in date.
 
Q. If I am over 21, do I need to have a guarantor?
Yes. Every resident must have a guarantor. The guarantor must be at least 25 years old and a resident of the United States. If a resident does not have a guarantor, he or she must pay a self-guarantor fee equal to the last one and a half instalments of his or her lease prior to moving in.

Q. Can other people take over my lease?
Yes, someone can take over your lease. There is a $500 lease take-over fee. The new resident must apply, be approved by management, sign all lease documents, and pay all fees to successfully take over your lease.
 
Q. What kind of cable package comes with my apartment?
ICS, Dish Network, is included in each apartment.

Q. What should I bring?
For Furnished Units:

  • Bedding – Full or Queen sized sheets
  • Bathroom Accessories – shower rod, shower curtain, towels, etc.
  • Kitchen – Microwave, pots and pans, silverware, dishes, cups, bowls, etc.

For Un-Furnished Units

  • Furniture – Bedroom, living room, etc.
  • Bathroom Accessories – shower rod, shower curtain, towels, etc.
  • Kitchen – Microwave, pots and pans, silverware, dishes, cups, bowls, etc.


Q. What size are the beds?
In our furnished units, there is a full-size bed (2bed-5bed units) and a queen bed in (studio-1bed units).
 
Q. What type of Internet is included?
Each unit receives 50 Mbps and there is an Ethernet outlet in each bedroom. To receive wireless service in your unit you must provide a router. 

Q. What do I need to hook up my computer to the Internet?
All you need is an Ethernet cable, which can be purchased for an inexpensive price at any electronic store. To receive wireless service in your unit you must provide a router. At move in all residents will receive an ICS Internet setup document for assistance with their first internet connection.

Q. What are the hours of the fitness centre?
Our fitness centre is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Residents can access the fitness centre at any time using their key fob.

Q. Is parking available?
Yes! Parking in our parking lot is free and first come, first served. Residents may also lease a garage space for $60 per month.
 
Q. What if I have a problem with an appliance or an emergency maintenance problem?
South Duff has 24-hour emergency maintenance. We will repair all broken appliances and provide replacements if necessary.

Why book South Duff with Unilodgers