Merlin Heights

Opened in Sept 2016, Merlin Heights is located in the heart of Leicester City.

This bespoke and highly stylish student accommodation includes en-suite rooms in shared apartments with quality fixtures and stylish interiors.

The Sky Lounge social space on the top floor comes complete with drinks area and study space and is a great place to catch up with friends and make new ones. The Games Room on the ground floor has comfortable seating areas, a TV, pool table and ping-pong table and is a cosy space for friends to meet up.

Merlin Heights is perfectly located just 7 minutes’ walk away from De Montfort University. The City centre is right on your doorstep, with top high street favourites, great restaurants, and bars, the lovely Highcross Shopping Centre and a large Tesco supermarket.

merlin heights shared flat bedroom
A bedroom at Merlin Heights

Each en-suite room is stylishly designed to include great storage space, a comfortable small double bed, spacious work area, an en-suite shower room and shared kitchen and dining area with a Smart TV and access to Freeview. Apartments range from 3 bedrooms to 5 bedrooms. All utility bills, contents insurance and 100Mbps Broadband & Wi-Fi are included in your rent.

Each bedroom has:

  • Small double beds in shared apartments
  • Work space
  • Wardrobe and drawers
  • Mirror
  • Spacious storage
  • En-suite shower room

The hall has:

  • Social space
  • Study area
  • Outdoor courtyard
  • Games room
  • CCTV
  • Security team
  • Laundry room
  • Bike store
  • Dedicated on-site team
  • Social events
  • Vending machines
  • Card & app operated laundry (£3 wash, £1.50 dry)

merlin heights living area

A kitchen area at Merlin Heights

Contract lengths

44-week from Saturday 15th September 2018 to Saturday 20 July 2019.

Rent and costs

Silver en-suite - £126 per week, Total £5,544

Gold en-suite - £132 per week, Total £5,808

Platinum en-suite - £139 per week, Total £6,116

Rent instalments 2018/19

The rent may be paid in either four instalments or in one full payment, (full payment includes a two per cent annual advance discount).

Four instalment payment dates:

5 September 2018 - Silver £1008 / Gold £1056 / Platinum £1112 
3 October 2018 - Silver £882 / Gold £924 / Platinum £973 
9 January 2019 - Silver £2016 / Gold £2112 / Platinum £2224
9 April 2019 - Silver £1638 / Gold £1716 / Platinum £1807 

N.B. The first rent instalment is due before the students move in. Payments should be made directly to Fresh Student Living on the student portal by debit card or credit card, or by bank transfer.

A guarantor is required for your tenancy at Merlin Heights, even if you opt to pay your rent in full at the beginning of your stay.

The guarantor can be international but must be aged over 21 years old and be in a position to pay any charges or rent if the student fails to do so.

Merlin Heights Address

Merlin Heights
75 Bath Lane

0116 366 0831

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