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Castle Court

Total number of bedrooms in hall: 553

 

Total number via DMU 2021/22: 418


On the edge of campus, close to the city centre, Castle Court (formerly Liberty Court) has a range of two, three, four, five and six-bedroom flats.

City rooms have a single bed, while classic and premium rooms have a three-quarter bed (prices are based on the size of the bedroom and not the bed). All are en suite and have under-bed storage and a mattress cover.

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A premium bedroom

Hall facilities

  • Ensuite

    Ensuites available

  • Security

    CCTV, secure entry and 24-hour security

  • Bicycle storage

    Bicycle storage

  • laundry

    Laundry facilities

  • car parking

    Car parking

  • fast internet

    Fast broadband

  • study area

    Study area

  • close to campus

    Close to campus

  • cinema room

    Cinema room

  • contents insurance

    Contents insurance included

Up to 70Mb WiFi is included in the cost of rent, and TV connection points are available in bedrooms and kitchens.

The hall features CCTV, a secure door entry system and a 24-hour security presence, covered bicycle storage and laundry facilities (£3.10 per wash, £1.70 per dry).

Limited car parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis at a cost of £645 for 2021/22.

A cinema room, shared kitchen lounge and communal study area

Each bedroom has:

  • Bedside cabinet
  • Desk and desk chair
  • Book shelf
  • Notice board
  • Safe
  • Wardrobe
  • Full length mirror

Approximate room sizes:

  • City en suite, 12.5 square metres
  • Classic en suite, between 12.5 and 14.5 square metres
  • Premium en suite, between 14.5 and 16 square metres
  1. Contract lengths

    2020/21 entry

    UK/EU student  - 43 week contract, from Saturday 26 September 2020 to Saturday 24 July 2021.

    International student  - 43 week contract, from Saturday 19 September 2020 to Saturday 17 July 2021.

    2021/22 entry

    UK/EU student - 43-week contract, from Friday 24 September 2021 to Friday 22 July 2022.

    International student - 43-week contract, from Friday 17 September 2021 to Friday 15 July 2022.

  2. Rent and costs

    2020/21 entry

    City en suite: £126.50 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5439.50

    Classic en suite: £131 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5633.00

    Premium en suite: £135.50 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5826.50

    N.B. A guarantor is required, who can be either UK or international but must be aged over 25.

    2021/22 entry

    City en suite: £129.03 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5,548.29

    Classic en suite: £133.62 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5,745.66

    Premium en suite: £138.21 per week, inclusive of bills. Total: £5,943.03

    N.B. A guarantor is required, who can be either UK or international but must be aged over 25.
  3. Rent instalments 2020/21

    You can make one upfront payment or pay in four instalments.

    City en suite, four instalments:

    • 12 September 2020, £271.98
    • 10 October 2020, £1,903.82
    • 5 January 2021, £2,175.80
    • 6 April 2021, £1,087.90

    Classic en suite, four instalments:

    • 12 September 2020, £281.65
    • 10 October 2020, £1,971.55
    • 5 January 2021, £2,253.20
    • 6 April 2021, £1,126.60

    Premium en suite, four instalments:

    • 12 September 2020, £291.33
    • 10 October 2020, £2,039.27
    • 5 January 2021, £2,330.60
    • 6 April 2021, £1,165.30
  4. Rent instalments 2021/22

    You can make one upfront payment or pay in three instalments.

    City en suite, three instalments:

    • 5 October 2021, £2,219.32
    • 25 January 2022, £2,219.31
    • 26 April 2022, £1,109.66

    Classic en suite, three instalments:

    • 5 October 2021, £2,298.27
    • 25 January 2022, £2,298.26
    • 26 April 2022, £1,149.13

    Premium en suite, three instalments:

    • 5 October 2021, £2,377.21
    • 25 January 2022, £2,377.21
    • 26 April 2022, £1,188.61

    Students with an international home address have the option to make one upfront payment or will need to pay in two instalments on 24 August 2021 and 25 January 2022:

    Basic en-suite, two instalments of: £2,774.14 & £2,774.15 (based on a 43 week contract)

    Classic en-suite, two instalments of: £2,872.83 & £2,872.83 (based on a 43 contract)

    Premium en suite, two instalments of: £2,971.52 & £2,971.51 (based on a 43 week contract)

  5. Additional (and important) rent considerations

    Please be sure to check payment dates and amounts prior to making your booking. Not all payment options fall in line with your student loan. The first instalment is not due until shortly after you arrive. Your student loan is not usually deposited until after you have enrolled on your course..

    Payments can be made by debit card or credit card or by direct debit, bank transfers can be used for customers with no other ways of making payment.

    The rent instalments should be made directly to Unite Group.

  6. Castle Court address

    Castle Court
    33 Castle Street
    Leicester, LE1 5WL

    T: +44 (0)116 253 5700

    E: dmubooking@unitestudents.com

  7. Sample tenancy document