New Wharf Hall

Available for 2020/21 entry, refurbishment underway - updates below

Total number of bedrooms in hall: 215


On the edge of campus, close to a large supermarket and our QEII Leisure Centre, New Wharf Hall is owned and managed by De Montfort University.

Its flats have four, seven or 10 bedrooms, with each including a shared bathroom (two toilets and two showers per flat, 1 toilet and shower in 4 bedroom flat). Allocated car parking spaces for students with a disability are also available.


A bedroom in New Wharf Hall

Communal areas of flats, including toilets and showers, are cleaned and students have access to a coinless laundry room.

Internet broadband is provided by Glide (upgrades to the basic package are available).

Each bedroom has:

  • Small double bed with under bed storage
  • Desk with desk chair
  • Shelving
  • Noticeboard
  • Vanity unit with wash basin and mirror
  • Wardrobe 
  • Blind


A kitchen in New Wharf Hall

New Wharf Hall kitchens feature:

  • Oven and induction hob (you will need to ensure your pots and pans are compatible)
  • Dining table and chairs 
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Vacuum


A vanity unit in a New Wharf Hall bedroom

Read our Bede and New Wharf Hall Accommodation Guide

Contract length

A standard contract at New Wharf Hall lasts for 41 weeks and one day, running from Friday 25 September 2020 to Saturday 10 July. Early arrivals cannot be accommodated due to the refurbishment programme.

Rent and costs

Rent: £110 per week (includes utility bills, broadband and contents insurance) 

  • Standard total is £4,525.71 

No guarantor required.

Rent instalments 2020/21

Option 1: one instalment

There is a five per cent discount if the full contract fee is paid by 21 October 2020.

Option 2: three instalments

  • 21 October 2019, £1,508.90
  • 21 January 2020, £1,508.90 
  • 21 April 2020, £1,507.91

Option 3: four instalments

  • 2 November 2020, £1,131.43
  • 2 December 2020, £1,131.43
  • 2 January 2021, £1,131.43 
  • 2 February 2021, £1,131.42 

This is a DMU-managed hall and payments are on more flexible terms than those offered by some private providers. You will be able to use your student loan to pay your rent, as instalments are due after you have received it.

There are no payment surcharges. We operate an online payment system. Payments can also be made by cash, cheque, credit or debit card, banker’s draft and bank transfer.

New Wharf Hall address

New Wharf 
42-48 Western Boulevard 
Leicester, LE2 7BU

T: +44 (0)116 250 6593


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