Student Accommodation Sunderland



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    Everything about Student Accommodation Sunderland

    Located within the county of Tyne and Wear, Sunderland is a perfect place to live and explore. The north-eastern city of Sunderland was once the biggest shipbuilding town in the world and the port is still one of the biggest in the UK. The city is just south of Newcastle and a few miles north of the city of Durham. It is set on the coast with two award-winning beaches located at Roker and Seaburn. The city is also quite close to the expansive open areas of Northumberland and the North Pennines, which attract thousands of tourists looking for an outdoor escape. The city of Sunderland has got the buzz of a big city but the charm of a close community, it boasts a range of award-winning attractions and cultural landmarks.

    Those looking for student housing in the city must visit student accommodation websites like University Living to find, compare and book the right accommodation. It is a student housing marketplace that lets students find the best student home within their budget in just a click. All these off-campus alternatives are fully-furnished and offer a wide range of student room types — student apartment, student flat, shared and en-suite room, as well as a student studio.

    Explore Sunderland

    Sunderland is a beautiful city located a low range of hills running parallel to the coast. You can spend your days on bustling streets or in the lecture halls and your nights watching the sun go down on the white sandy beach. These beaches also host the Sunderland International Airshow every year. Sunderland has a thriving nightlife scene which has improved significantly over the past few years – with students playing a key role in bringing this city the nights it deserves. The city also has a ton of history and culture embedded in it. From the popular Penshaw Monument and Washington Old Hall to the closeby Beamish Museum, there’s so much to see for history enthusiasts. Food lovers will be excited to know that the city has a great selection of restaurants, bars and nightlife suitable for all tastes and budgets. There are some world-class restaurants located a bit further afield in Washington and Houghton-le-Spring.

    Things to do in Sunderland

    There are a variety of other cultural attractions such as live music venues, slam poetry nights and independent record shops where you can go and spend some good time with friends. If you like great outdoor and open spaces then Sunderland is the perfect place to be as the city is sprinkled with beautiful parks such as Herrington Country, Hetton Lyons and Roker Park. You can also enjoy some sports at Thompson Park or exotic wildlife at Washington Wetlands. Shopaholics can shop till they drop at the Bridges Shopping Centre which offers plenty of places to shop, including Topshop, River Island, Shcuh and other high-street brands. Enjoy some water sports like canoeing, coasteering, and other high-octane pursuits at the marine activities centre in Roker Park.

    Student Life in Sunderland

    Sunderland is one of the most diverse and vibrant student cities in the UK. Thousands of student come to this city every year to study in its world-class University of Sunderland. It is a public research university which gained its university status in the year 1992. Students coming to this university either stay in the student hall or in private student housing near the university campus. All these private accommodations are well built and offer a variety of modern amenities such as lounge area, fully-equipped kitchen, courtyard, bike storage, private study area, and more.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What are the different types of accommodation?
    University Living offers private accommodation close to universities with fewer restrictions and more options. Take your pick from shared and private rooms, studios, and apartments. We also offer short-term stays for students in summer school and exchange programs.

    What are the different types of rooms?
    The major room types are:Sharing: This is where 2 or more students share a single room, washroom, kitchen, and other communal spaces.Ensuite/Private: This includes a private bedroom and bathroom, while the kitchen and living areas are shared.Studios: This is a self-contained unit with a bedroom and cooking space along with a private washroom. Two students may book a single studio together, subject to the policies of the accommodation provider.

    How do I know my accommodation is safe?
    All properties listed by University Living are personally verified by the team or their representatives. Each accommodation has foolproof safety measures in place, including CCTV, secure door entries, restricted access, and more.

    Does my accommodation offer meals?
    Most accommodations are self-catered, but you can always ask the reception to connect you with local food delivery vendors!

    Will I get cleaning and laundry services?
    Most properties have on-site, coin-operated washing machines that make laundry a breeze. Students are expected to keep their rooms clean while common areas are looked after by maintenance staff at regular intervals. If you’re unwilling to get your hands dirty, contact the reception for professional cleaning services at an extra fee.

    Is there Wi-Fi?
    Yes, all our accommodation have strong internet connectivity.

    Does my accommodation offer parking facilities?
    Most properties have bike storage available. Please contact your Servicing Manager to request car parking facility.

    What items should I bring while moving in?
    Students are expected to bring their own bedding, kitchen utensils, cutlery, and bathroom essentials. If that’s too much, our good friends at UniKitOut will deliver all these and more to your UK accommodation even before you move in!

    What if I don’t like my accommodation after moving in?
    We try our best to find accommodation that meets all your needs. If you still don’t like your accommodation due to unforeseen circumstances, we will try to replace your room within 30 days for a one-time fee of £250.

    Where do I report any issues with my accommodation?
    Please contact the on-site maintenance office or reception to report any issues.

    Do I have to vacate my room during holidays?
    Never. Your room belongs to you for the entirety of your tenancy period