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Queens Court, Reading

4.0 (13 reviews)

Student Accommodation

Queens Walk, Reading, England RG1 7QF

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Property ID: S00179580
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Basic Info

No Service Fee In-unit laundry Elevator Walk to school Gym Furnished Bills included Parcels collect Double Occupancy(Free)

395 Beds

Highest Floor 6

Built in 2018 · Renovated in 2018

Queens Court is the best student accommodation in ReadingJust a few minutes walk from the University of West London and a 15-minute drive from the University of Reading's White Nights Campus. The Queens Court student accommodation is conveniently located around major restaurants, bars, shopping areas, stations, etc. Queens Court Student Accommodation offers you a comfortable environment with excellent facilities.

 

Features

Queens Court student accommodation is a 6-storey room with 395 beds. There are studio rooms with en-suite bathrooms and kitchens where students can live independently. You can also choose an ensuite room with an ensuite bathroom and share a kitchen with a friend.

Queens Court Apartments has a free gym, recreation room and study room for student use. A washing machine and dryer are available in the laundry room for coin-operated use. Ensuite rooms are single rooms with shared kitchens and ensuite bathrooms located in the new construction area of the flats. SuiteStudio room type is a suite with a separate kitchen and ensuite bathroom, 24 square metres, with a kitchen equipped with basic kitchen equipment such as a fridge, microwave and hoover. Some of the rooms have one or more floor-to-ceiling windows for excellent lighting.

 

Location and What's Hot? 

Queens Court has many delightful eateries, shopping locales, and other essential amenities. For culinary delights, consider visiting The Corn Stores or the Shed Cafe, featuring a mix of traditional and modern British cuisine. Tamp Culture Coffee is a local favourite if you fancy a quick bite or a cup of coffee.

For shopping, the Oracle Shopping Centre, just a short walk from Queens Court, houses many high-street and designer brands. Broad Street Mall is another excellent choice, offering an array of shops and eateries. Healthcare services are readily available at Reading Walk-in Health Centre and the Broad Street Mall Pharmacy, ensuring you have easy access to medical assistance when needed. For your banking needs, Barclays and HSBC branches are near the student accommodation, providing complete banking services. 

 

Transport

Queens Court student accommodation is ideally situated for convenient access to a variety of key locations. Reading West Train Station is a mere 10-minute walk, making city escapes and daily commutes a breeze. The University of Reading is just a 20-minute bus ride away, perfectly manageable for those early morning lectures. For gastronomy enthusiasts, the Oracle Shopping Centre, home to various popular restaurants and cafes, is just a 15-minute stroll away. Bus stations are conveniently located at a 5-minute walk, ensuring quick and easy access around the city. As for medical needs, the Royal Berkshire Hospital is a brief 10-minute drive, and Lloyds Pharmacy is an easy 5-minute walk from the student accommodation. Reaching Heathrow Airport requires a roughly 45-minute drive, facilitating holiday getaways or visits back home.

 

Security & Services

The Queens Court student accommodation premises are secured with CCTV surveillance around the clock, ensuring a safe environment for all residents. Further, the reception is staffed 24/7 by a friendly team ready to assist with any queries or concerns. Services such as high-speed WiFi, on-site laundry, and bike storage enhance the convenience for students.

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4.0

13 reviews

Super-fast internet · 4
Amazing area · 4
Great customer service · 5
Amazing facilities · 6

WANG**

5.0

29 Mar 2024 20:00:50

Shopping in the city center is more convenient
Shopping in the city center is more convenient

CHEN**

5.0

17 Dec 2023 03:50:59

Very good, convenient surroundings
Very good, convenient surroundings
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House Rules

Cancellation Policy

No Visa No Pay

If you are denied a visa, please let us know as soon as possible. We can cancel your booking if you have applied for a visa and it has been refused. Please let us know, with evidence within 5 days of your visa being refused.
If you are due to travel and experience issues obtaining a Visa we will try to hold your room for you while your Visa is being processed. Please ensure that you have the correct visa and college/university place before you arrive where necessary. It is the student’s responsibility to maintain Visa status. If your Visa is delayed you may be responsible for the terms and conditions of the tenancy/licence.

No Place No Pay

The following is applicable to first-year undergraduate and pre sessional post graduate intakes only:
If you are not successful in obtaining your place at your chosen university/college then don’t worry. We will release from your tenancy and refund of any advanced rent payment where you can provide proof that you did not obtain a place at a university/college which is within a reasonable distance from accommodation booked. You will need to submit your request to cancel by email along with proof within five working days of the confirmation that you have not received your place.

Refund Guarantees Time Limit

Cancel your booking within 7 days of accepting your agreement. You will receive a full refund of all fees paid to "Property". If you book your accommodation on or after 1 August 2024, your cooling-off period will reduce to 48 hours.

Details

Cancellation Policy England: 2024-25
Last updated: 16 October 2023
We understand that booking a room in student accommodation can be a big decision. We also know that bookings are often made before you know your exam results, or your personal circumstances may change unexpectedly prior to you moving in. This policy sets out the process for requesting a cancellation and the fees involved.
Cancellation before you move in:
To confirm your application and booking, you need to read and sign the Assured Short hold Tenancy Agreement (the “AST”).
An advanced rent payment of up to one week’s rent is required when booking. When you move in, this money will transfer to your rent account to be applied towards rent that is due, provided that you have met the terms in the Agreement. 
Once you have signed your AST and paid your advanced rent payment online you are agreeing to take up your place within the accommodation and are bound to pay the AST fee in its entirety. Any subsequent request to cancel will require you to find a student to replace you, who is approved by aparto. This carries an administration fee of £100. For guidance on cancelling your booking due to travel and visa restrictions see below.
For any refunds via international bank transfers a fee of £12 will be applied.
Visas
If you are denied a visa, please let us know as soon as possible. We can cancel your booking if you have applied for a visa and it has been refused. Please let us know within 5 working days of your visa being refused and provide evidence of such refusal.
If you are due to travel and experience issues obtaining a visa we will try to hold your room for you while your visa is being processed. Please ensure that you have the correct visa and college/university place before you arrive where necessary.  It is the student’s responsibility to maintain visa status. If your visa is delayed you may be responsible for the terms and conditions of the tenancy/licence (including payment).
The following is applicable to first-year undergraduate and pre sessional post graduate intakes only:
If you are not successful in obtaining your place at your chosen university/college then don’t worry.  We will release you from your tenancy and refund any advanced rent payment where you can provide proof that you did not obtain a place at a university/college which is within a reasonable distance from accommodation booked. You will need to submit your request to cancel by email along with proof within five working days of the confirmation that you have not received your place.
Cooling-off Period 
Provided you have not collected your keys, you can cancel your booking in writing or by sending an email to the residence inbox within 7 working days of accepting your agreement. You will receive a full refund of all fees paid to aparto. If you book your accommodation on or after 1 August 2024, your cooling-off period will reduce to 48 hours. 
Failure to Check In
If you fail to check-in you will remain liable to pay any rent, or other fees associated with the original agreement, and we reserve the right to pursue for any sums outstanding in respect of the same.
Where possible, we may remarket your room. Until a new occupant has taken over the agreement and moved in, the tenant will be liable for the terms and conditions of the agreement.
Cancellation after you have moved in:
Once you have moved into the residence, you will only be considered for a tenancy release in exceptional circumstances.
You must have withdrawn from your University or College and provided proof in the form of a withdrawal letter, signed on headed paper from the institution. You must also have a suitable letter from the doctor or medical institution detailing the issue of why you have withdrawn from University.
Tenancy Releases for exceptional circumstances will not be granted where:
You are still at University and have not withdrawn from your course;
You have chosen to defer for a year for any reason other than above;
You have left University of your own volition for any other reason, including not attaining correct funding or loan, or suitable grades during the year; or
The University has removed you from your course for any other reason, including disciplinary matters.
Once a tenancy release decision has been made, this decision is final and any appeal of this decision will be undertaken using the framework of the aparto complaints policy.
Summer Bookings
Cancellation before you move in:
You are required to pay the full licence/tenancy fee before the commencement date of the contract – Rooms are not secured or guaranteed until a full payment has been made. Summer and Short Stay bookings require a minimum of 5 working days’ notice from the commencement date to be valid.
Bookings made before 1st June 2024
Summer or Short stay bookings made before 1st June 2024 can be cancelled before this date with no penalty and a full refund will be given. If a booking is cancelled on or after this date no refund will be given. If a booking is made after this date there will be a 7 working day cooling off period in which the booking can be cancelled without penalty.
If a student fails to arrive for their tenancy without written notice in the required time frame, and has paid the tenancy/license fee, then the full fee will still be charged.

Double Occupancy Policy

Double occupancy rooms:

Silver Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

Gold Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

Queens Court FAQs

What is the difference between booking through Uhomes and other ways?

1) You can get considerate and professional consulting services; 2) You can book the exclusive listings of uhomes (subject to the inventory at the time of your booking); 3) You can get the combination of the best price on the whole network, including but Not limited to rent reduction discounts, rent deduction discounts, exclusive cashback discounts for uhomes, exclusive assistance discounts for uhomes, additional service discounts, discounts for invitations and gifts, please consult consultants for combined discounts; 4) We provide lower price guarantees , if you book on other apartment platforms and find the same apartment with a lower price, you can book through our platform, and we will provide you with the same low price simultaneously (see the lower price guarantee clause for details).

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Can I change rooms after check-in?

The apartment will try to arrange it. If a room is available and you have an understandable reason for wanting to change, the apartment can communicate to change rooms, please note that the price difference will be charged for changing rooms.

How to ensure the safety of residents in the apartment

Your safety is of the utmost importance to us. Each apartment building has key fob entry, CCTV and regular staff presence so the people at the apartment will know the name and face of everyone who walks through the apartment door.

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Student Accommodation in Reading

Will I have to pay a deposit for Reading student accommodation?

Some student accommodations in Reading will require a deposit (which may start out as a reservation fee) but not all – it depends on which accommodation you choose. If you are asked for a deposit, it will be capped at five weeks’ rent.

Can I get discounts for student accommodation in Reading?

Yes, students who book early or a while in advance are eligible for good deals and pay lower rent in Reading. You can also save on rent by making a group reservation. Other offers are constantly available; we recommend you keep an eye out for the latest ones on our website!

How much does student accommodation cost in Reading?

The amount you pay will depend on the type of student accommodation you choose. A shared house in Reading will cost you £214.58 per week. A halls of residence will cost, on average £214.58 per week, but could cost more depending on what type of room you select.