Student Accommodation Chester
Why choose Student Accommodation in Chester?
Chester is a city in Cheshire, on the River Dee. It was originally established as a fortress by the Romans in the 1st century, which makes it a very historical city. Booking student accommodation in Chester is very suitable for students who study in one of the top-rated universities like; the University of Chester, University of Law, as well as, West Cheshire College.
Chester is almost a four-hour car ride to London, with a total distance of 191.8 miles. You can also take the underground from Chester station to Crewe station in London which will take around 3 hours, maybe 15 minutes less too.
Generally speaking, Chester’s climate is overall warm and temperate with a temperature of 9.4 °C. April is the driest month in Chester, while the heaviest rainfall happens in November. The warmest month is July, with an average temperature of 15.5 °C. February is the coldest with an average temperature of 3.6 °C. When booking your travelling tickets and student accommodation in Chester, make sure to ask for heating systems’ availability, especially if you are coming from somewhere tropical.
What to Pack
If you are coming from an African or Asian country, you will probably change your whole wardrobe, scarfs, jackets, rain boots and thermals won’t be much of a luxury for you.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Chester?
1. Historical Places:
Besides the great history of this castle, it offers a great view and breathtaking landscape for those looking for a great free IG session. If you have a drone, this place will get you some amazing scenes.
Chester Cathedral is a known legacy from AD 958. The Choir is the part you don’t want to miss when visiting the Cathedral, as Handel's Messiah was first performed here at Christmas.
Mainly built to exhibit the remnants of the Romans fortifications from all around the city. It’s close to Chester City Walls. The most notable are the columns that supported the roof of the Roman bathhouse and the assembly hall.
2. Parks - Entertainment
If you have the budget, try booking a shark dive at the Blue Planet Aquarium; if not, then a simple tour will do you just fine. The Aquarium has more than 50 marine species displays, a Caribbean Reef exhibit and the largest shark collection in Europe.
If you’re thinking to yourself, how would it have been like to live during this era in Chester, then this place will give you not just answers, but also a glimpse of the past by sound, light and smell shows.
Universities in Chester
Transportation In Chester
Chester has good transportation links with bike-friendly routes, buses, trams, railways and river canals. If you wish to know the timetable of a certain bus, you can fill the forum on the city’s main website and get the information you need. You can also get a Plusbus card to get discounted rides on your daily transportations. You can also find cycling maps for the best routes on the cycling campaign website.
Famous Neighbourhoods For Student Accommodation in Chester
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Chester, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Manchester, Aberystwyth, Aberdeen, Belfast, Bradford, Bath, Brighton, Bedford, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cambridge, Carlisle, Colchester, Canterbury, Cheltenham, Coventry, Cardiff, Derby, Dundee, Durham, Egham, Exeter, Falmouth, Gloucester, Guildford, Hatfield, Huddersfield, Hull, Ipswich, Kingston, Lancaster, Lincoln, Loughborough, Leeds, Luton, Leicester, Medway, Newcastle, Norwich, Newcastle under Lyme Nottingham, Newport, Oxford, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Reading, Salford, Stirling, Sunderland, Sheffield, Stockton on tees, Swansea, Southampton, Stoke, Winchester, Wrexham, Wolverhampton, Worcester, York.
1. How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Chester is £91 per week for an en-suite. Other room types including studios and flats are available as well.
2. Do you have studios/ensuites available?
Each building has its own range of room types varying between single rooms, en-suites, studios, twin rooms, shared flats, and private flats
3. Can I pay in instalments?
Yes, you can pay in instalments; however, some providers could require you to have a UK guarantor. Ask your accommodation expert for help if you are not sure.
4. How many people will be in the same apartment /unit with me?
This depends on the room type you choose, you can choose in a private room, studio, or flat, and you can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students.
5. How to complete my booking?
Once you enquire on our website, one of our accommodation experts will contact you to proceed with your booking for your chosen room or offer you alternatives if the room is not available for your dates. To enquire, simply choose a room and click on the " Enquire" button, then fill the enquiry form you see in front of you.
6. What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Chester?
Most providers now have intensified cleaning and sanitizing measures of student rooms and communal areas while other providers provide weekly cleaning free of charge. Ask your accommodation expert for details on the COVID measures implemented in your building.
7. Can a tour be arranged for student rooms in Chester?
8. Who can book with Casita?
All university students over the age of 18 can book with Casita and if you are under 18, contact our accommodation experts to find you properties that accept students under 18.