Student hallScape Living
Near University, Egham, TW20 0ER
A best of both worlds location, leafy and green yet close to London, and home to Royal Holloway, University of London. Search here for the latest student accommodation in Egham.
Student hallScape Living
Near University, Egham, TW20 0ER
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AFS always has the widest choice of student accommodation available. To help you find the right place to live, read our brief guide to the different types of accommodation below.
University residences which are generally full of first year undergraduates are a great way to adjust to living away from home and making new friends. Uni halls are usually located close to campus.
Generally offer a higher level of amenities than University Halls, at higher rents. Will be home to a more diverse mix of students and normally located close to campus.
A house share with a group of friends is often the lowest cost option and popular as the next step after living in Halls. Typically located in student friendly areas which require some travel to University.
A flat or apartment is similar to a house share on a smaller scale and will normally have one or two bedrooms. Ideal for smaller groups or couples.
Either a premium room in a Private Hall of Residence or a self-contained flat or apartment where all of the amenities are in one space. Typically the most expensive option.
A room in a house where the landlord or owner currently lives. A good option if you are not too concerned about living with other students and are budget conscious.
A self-contained room, which includes most amenities but with shared bathroom facilities.
A room available in a house share, where a group of existing housemates want to fill an empty room. A good way of getting the benefits of a house share without an established group of friends.
Egham is home to Royal Holloway, University of London. Over 10,000 students arrive at this stunning campus each year. The campus is just 40 minutes by train from London, with many attractions, sporting and entertainment venues within easy reach.
With such a thriving student population, a whole range of student accommodation is available. There are 16 halls of residence in the town, comprising of both properties maintained by the university and privately owned halls of residence. The university offers a mixture of catered and self-catered halls for both undergraduate and postgraduate students separately.
Private halls in Egham are operated by well-known companies that administer student accommodation across the UK. These residences range from a standard shared flat to a private studio, with access to several beneficial facilities. In addition to halls of residence, there are numerous other accommodation options.
A house share is particularly favourable for those who wish to depart from student halls and are predominantly preferred by groups of friends. Alternatively, a great selection of flats and apartments can be found in the Egham town centre and surrounding area, for those preferring accommodation which is slightly smaller. These residences are generally managed by landlords or letting agents who are experienced in renting student accommodation and there are many in Egham recognised for their reliability.
We have student guides which can be read online, should you require any more information. With over 20 years experience in helping students to find their ideal place to live, accommodationforstudents.com offers useful guidance and displays our range of current listings. You can use our website to enquire directly with the accommodation or contact our team for any additional support.
Are you going to live and study in Egham? Here are the most frequent questions asked by other students.
When is the best time to look for student accommodation in Egham?
Most students look for shared housing in Egham from October, although there will be student accommodation available all year round. First year and international students generally start looking in January for halls of residence.
How much does student accommodation cost in Egham?
The amount you pay will depend on the type of student accommodation you choose. A shared house in Egham will cost you £86 per week. A halls of residence will cost, on average £168 per week, but could cost more depending on what type of room you select.
What is the best way to search for student accommodation in Egham?
Accommodation for Students has the widest range of student accommodation currently available in Egham. This includes halls of residence, house shares, flats and apartments. You can enquire directly to your chosen accommodation or get more support through our live help team. AFS has accommodation across the whole city including Royal Holloway and Englefield Green.
How long does a tenancy agreement last for?
In Egham the standard length of contract is 46 weeks. However it is possible to have a longer or shorter agreement than this. Some halls of residence will only offer a 50 or 52 week tenancy agreement for example.
Is it possible to have a short term or summer only contract in Egham?
Yes, a selection of the student accommodation listed on AFS will offer short term stays. This is most often the case for halls of residence in Egham. Look out for the properties which have the short term let badge or filter your search by ‘letting period’.
How much do I have to pay for a deposit?
This will depend on the type of property you choose. The most anyone can legally charge is 5 weeks rent. Some accommodation in Egham halls of residence will not require a deposit at all, while on average the deposit in a shared house in Egham will be £344.
How can I make sure I get my deposit back at the end of my tenancy?
All landlords and property manages in Egham are legally required to protect your deposit in a legally recognised tenancy deposit scheme. If you take care of your student accommodation you should have no problem getting your money back. You can check out some further information right here.