Albion Court

    131 Western Road, Leicester
    LE3 0GF

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    About the halls


    Leicester is bursting with things to see and do, with superb award-winning venues including the Curve Theatre, Highcross Shopping Centre and the National Space Centre. Students will find Leicester a colourful city boasting two cutting-edge universities recognised worldwide as leaders in research, science and business. We look forward to giving you a comfortable home for the duration of your studies!

    Albion Court is situated in a fantastic location in the city centre, meaning it’s ideally placed for lectures as well as the University’s amazing facilities and the student-focused town centre. There are plenty of shops and restaurants on your doorstep, not to mention great transport links to the other student cities of the Midlands, the rest of the UK and airports if you’re travelling further afield.

    This Classic accommodation offers 105 en-suite rooms. With your study room, a welcoming community and a great common room, Albion Court offers everything you need for your time at university in Leicester.

    • Wifi
    • Bike Storage
    • CCTV
    • Common Room
    • Secure Door Entry
    • Laundry
    • All Bills Included
    • Bus Links

    131 Western Road, Leicester, LE3 0GF


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    Classic En-suite

    £129

    A spacious Classic en-suite, 13m2 in with a double bed, wardrobe, storage space and a study desk. Clusters are arranged with 5 rooms to a shared kitchen.

    Move in
    05/09/2020
    Min stay
    51 weeks
    Deposit
    £200
    Price
    £129 /week
    Availability
    GOOD

    Deluxe En-suite

    £133

    Deluxe en-suite, up to 15m2 in with a double bed, wardrobe, storage space and a study desk. Clusters are arranged with 5 rooms to a shared kitchen.

    Move in
    05/09/2020
    Min stay
    51 weeks
    Deposit
    £200
    Price
    £133 /week
    Availability
    GOOD

    Deluxe En-suite Wet room

    £139

    Deluxe en-suite wet room, up to 16m2 with a spaces wet room en-suite, double bed, wardrobe, storage space and a study desk. Clusters are arranged with 4 rooms to a shared kitchen.

    Move in
    05/09/2020
    Min stay
    51 weeks
    Deposit
    £200
    Price
    £139 /week
    Availability
    LIMITED

    Studio

    £155

    This large Studio apartment offers a kitchenette, lounge leading to a separate bedroom with double bed, study desk, storage and en-suite.

    Move in
    05/09/2020
    Min stay
    51 weeks
    Deposit
    £200
    Price
    £155 /week
    Availability
    SOLD OUT
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    Cancellation Policy

    Special Tenancy Procedures for COVID-19 outbreak – March 2020 

    This document sets out how to proceed with requests for cancellation or delay specifically relating to the COVID-19 outbreak. 

    Please note that if a university lease or nomination agreement is in place, then the cancellation policy of the relevant university will take precedence over this policy, and the clauses within the agreement apply. 

    Tenancy Agreement : The tenancy agreement is a legal contract between the tenant and Homes for Students. The tenancy agreement is for a fixed term and the student (and guarantor) are liable for the full term of that agreement unless and until express written release is granted. 

    The usual Termination of Student Tenancy Policy applies for all cancellation requests that are not EXPLICITLY related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak.       

    Initial Cancellation Period  : A student can cancel a tenancy agreement for up to 14 days after the date the booking is confirmed (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 (£50 to £250). £20 will be deducted from the refunded amount to cover any international bank charges for deposit refunds made to non-UK banks.

    Outside Initial Cancellation Period   

    If a student wishes to cancel outside of the Initial Cancellation Period, and the cancellation reason is EXPLICITLY related to COVID-19, then the following applies:

    * 19-20 Course Withdrawn (19-20 IELTS/Pre-sessional/short term/foundation etc) 

    If the student is attending a short term course in the UK and the course is withdrawn completely by the University or Higher Education Institute, the student may be eligible to be released from this agreement.

    * 19-20 Course Delay (19-20 IELTS/Pre-sessional/short term/foundation etc) 

    If the student is attending a short term course in the UK and the start date of the course is delayed by the University or Higher Education Institute, the student may be eligible for a reduction in tenancy length based upon evidence of the delayed new course start date. 

    The student must provide written evidence that the course start date has been delayed within 3 days of being notified and we may then adjust the contract accordingly.

    * 20-21 Course which is reliant on IELTS/Pre-sessional 

    If the student is a prospective first year Undergraduate or Postgraduate student and the offer of a place at the University or Higher Education Institute in the UK is subject to completing and passing an IELTS (or equivalent) in the UK or in the student’s country of origin, and this is unable to be completed because the IELTS (or equivalent) is withdrawn entirely, the student may be eligible to be released from this agreement. 

    The student must provide written evidence that the course is no longer taking place at all within 3 days of being notified and we will release the student from the contract without penalty and refund the deposit paid. 

    * 20-21 Course Delay 

    If the course start date in the UK is delayed by the University or Higher Education Institute, the student may be eligible for a reduction in tenancy length based upon evidence of the delayed new course start date. 

    The student must provide written evidence that the course start date has been delayed within 3 days of being notified and we may then adjust the contract accordingly.

    * Travel Ban (19-20 or 20-21 bookings) 

    If the student is unable to travel to or enter the UK due to a restriction on leaving their country of origin, or a restriction on entering the UK which means they cannot arrive in time to start their course, the student may be eligible to be released from this agreement, subject to evidence being provided of a formal travel ban being in place. 

    There must be a specific government ban in place at the start date of the student’s course that prevents the student coming to, or entering the UK in time to start their course, and there must be  no realistic prospect of a delayed course start date. 

    Termination by Choice       

     A tenancy cannot be terminated by a student who is already in the UK, or a student who does not want to  attend the university or come to the UK of their own choice outside of the Initial Cancellation Period. The tenant remains liable for the entire rent until a suitable replacement tenant is found. 

    If the room is re-let we will refund the deposit, less any appropriate charges and a deduction of £50 for administration of the variation of the tenancy agreement. 

    APPROVAL    

    Approval for all cancellations due to COVID-19 must be received from Scott Lewis, Simon West or Kate Forester.

    Approval must be sought using the Special Room Release Request Form – COVID-19, which is available on the Intranet under Direct Let procedures.  

    Please note, cancellations will need client approval which could take up to 4 weeks.