Newly Refurbished Ensuite Rooms Available for September 2019

West Hill House

Student Accommodation in Winchester

West Hill House is your ideal living location whilst studying in Winchester. Just 3 minutes walk from the University of Winchester, you can enjoy premium student accommodation with the convenience of being close to campus.

 Newly refurbished rooms

All the rooms at West Hill House are newly refurbished and include a double bed, desk and chair, wardrobe, and ensuite bathroom. So you will have plenty of storage in your room, and space to study and relax in comfort.

West Hill House has all the comforts of home including fully-fitted kitchens with an oven with hob, fridge/freezer, and microwave. There is a dining table and chairs, and flat-screen TV in every kitchen; ideal for chilling out with friends and cooking some food together. See below for the fantastic range of rooms we have available.

All-inclusive & hassle-free

You have everything you need to make living away from home totally hassle-free at West Hill House, Winchester. Laundry facilities are free of charge to all residents as is high speed Wi-Fi. All utility bills are included in your rent so you can worry less and enjoy your time studying and socialising more.

Relax in style

You can also relax in the outside space at West Hill House. The courtyard garden is a real sun-trap and the perfect place to chill out. There are plenty of picnic benches so you can enjoy a coffee in the sunshine, set up an outdoor study space, or even challenge your flatmates to a game of table tennis.

West Hill House is the perfect place to live whilst studying at the University of Winchester. You will meet like-minded people and share fun times in student accommodation that is contemporary, clean and close to campus.

 

Student Housing for the University of Winchester

Everything you need is within walking distance.

You don’t need to worry about a long commute to university when living at West Hill House. The accommodation site is perfectly situated for university life, only a minutes walk from the University of Winchester.

The city centre is just a 10 minute walk away from West Hill House and has a variety of supermarkets to choose from: Tesco, Sainsbury’s, and Iceland. You will find all your favourite high street brands in the centre, as well as a huge selection of bars and pubs.

There are good transport links to and from the city. Winchester train station is also within 10 minutes walking distance of West Hill House.

 

Soak up the history, shopping and events

The city of Winchester is a beautiful slice of history in the Hampshire countryside. Developed from a Roman town. It is a wonderful place to live with ancient architecture and one of Europe’s largest cathedrals.

There is a food and produce market every Wednesday, and if clothes and music are your thing you can swing by the vintage and retro village on the first Sunday of the month (Mar-Dec).

Winchester also hosts a number of festivals throughout the year, including comedy and music, food and drink.

If all of this sounds like just the kind of student home you would like to live in, why not take a look at the rooms available in West Hill House.

 

Rooms Available at West Hill House

Rooms range from £166 to £176 per week based on a 52 week contract. Check out our fantastic 360 degree photographs on our Facebook page.

Each room has been highly refurbished to ensure the utmost attention has been taken to provide some of the finest student accommodation in Winchester! Every room is unique across the development with no room being laid out in the same way.

All Small Double Ensuite rooms consist of a double bed, a double wardrobe, spacious study area topped off with their own private en-suite bathroom. They are between 10-11 sqm in allowing you a good amount of space to relax in. 

All standard Double Ensuite rooms consist of a double bed, a double wardrobe, spacious study area topped off with their own private en-suite bathroom. Slightly larger than our Small Double Ensuite at between 11-12 sqm, these give you even more amounts of room to relax in.

The largest of our rooms is the fantastic Deluxe Double Ensuite with a staggering amount of space to live in (between 12.5 and 16 sqm) and to call your own. Each room is made up of a double bed, a triple wardrobe, spacious study area with a modern private en-suite bathroom.

The rest of the Flat…

Each flat, made up of between 3 and 7 rooms, have an ultra modern communal kitchen & living area, each with dishwasher, fridge freezer, oven & hob. Large flat screen TV’s are in all the communal living areas. In addition to this a free communal laundry rooms is available for all residents.

Externally is a large outside space to chill out in the summer months, with some picnic tables, a fantastic BBQ area and bike store. There is even a table tennis table (with bats & balls available) to get an inter-resident tournament running whilst sitting out in a perfect sun-trap.

Address

West Hill House
45 Romsey Road
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 5DE

Phone: 01962 843 346

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can I live with my friends?

Yes. Where possible we will try to put you with your friends. When applying for your accommodation you should let us know your preferences including the names of your friends.  We will contact you to confirm your request.

Can I cancel my contract once I have signed it?

Please be aware that once you have signed your contract to stay with us, unless due to exceptional circumstances, you will be tied into the contract and expected to cover the cost of your room unless you are able to source an alternative resident to take over your contract.

If you have concerns that you might not be able to stay with us (due to VISA issues, etc.), please speak to us at the earliest opportunity.

When can I move in?

Please either check your contract for more details on your move-in date or drop us a line to check for you.

We sometimes get requests to see if people can move in early, we will try and do our best to accommodate any requests where possible, but please be aware this isn’t always possible due to previous residents moving out. Please call your accommodation directly to check the availability.

Will my room be cleaned?

Your accommodation is cleaned for your arrival. Once you have moved in you will be responsible for cleaning your room and any shared areas within an apartment.

What do I need to bring with me?

Your room is furnished but you will need to bring the essentials such as:

Bed linen (duvet, pillows and sheets)

Kitchen utensils, including saucepans, plates, cutlery and glasses.

Towels

Toiletries

Clothes

Laptop and chargers

Personal items

See our handy checklist to help you get started.

To help you with the essentials we have teamed up with UniKitOut to make your move as simple and straightforward as possible.  You can now order bedding, bathroom and kitchen items along with accessories here and they’ll be ready and waiting for you when you move in! You can also save 10% with the code USL17.

 

Will my room be checked?

We will undertake full room (and communal areas where applicable) inspections at least three times during your tenancy period. We will check for cleanliness, damage and for missing items.

 

What kind of students will be living here?

We have all kinds of students living with us, from all over the world, studying for their undergraduate and postgraduate degrees.

I'm a Fresher, what can I expect?

Heading to University is an incredibly exciting time but if it’s your first time away from home you may also be feeling a bit nervous.  We’ve put together a freshers’ guide which we hope will give you an idea of what to expect and to help you settle in to Freshers’ week and university life.  The main thing to remember is that everyone is going to be in the same position as you so be yourself and you’ll be great!

What happens if there is a problem with the heating or other services?

Contact the management team and they will arrange for maintenance to attend and fix the problem.

Can I rebook my room for next year?

Many of our residents are returning students who just don’t want to leave!

Apply as soon as possible in order to book your room, we cannot guarantee your room will be available; if you book early you will improve your chances.

What are the fees involved?

To secure your reservation of the room, Martin & Co will require 1 weeks rent. Please note, if you withdraw at any stage of the application, this fee is non-refundable.

Upon reference’s being completed they sign the tenancy agreement you will be required to pay the remainder of the 1st months rent and deposit 2 months prior to tenancy start date.

If you are able to provide a UK guarantor that meets the criteria set out by Martin & Co or use Housing Hand, you will be able to pay monthly in advance. If you are unable to proved a suitable UK based guarantor, you will be required to pay the full contract upfront prior to your tenancy start date.

Do I need to pay any bills?

Your weekly rent includes all electricity, heating and water bills and room internet access.

However, we follow a ‘reasonable use policy’ and if we feel your use of any of the utilities (electricity or water)  is excessive, we will notify you of our concerns, and if the excessive use does not change, we reserve the right to charge you for such excessive use.

What should I do if I lose my keys?

If you lose your keys, please request contact Martin & Co for a new set, you will need to pay for a replacement set.

Please look after your keys;

  • Do not label them
  • Do not give them to anyone else
How old do I have to be to live in your accommodation?

To live at one of our properties you must be 18 or over, on or before, the start date of your tenancy agreement.

Can I cancel my contract?

No. Your Tenancy Agreement is a legally binding document and you are subject to the terms and conditions of that contract.

Can I end my tenancy early?

As a tenant on a fixed term assured short hold tenancy you cannot end your tenancy early. You may find a replacement tenant for your tenancy as long as they take over the full length of your contract and pay the rent in full.

Can I smoke in the accommodation?

No. Smoking in the accommodation is forbidden.

Can I bring my pet?

Unfortunately we cannot allow pets.

Is there a laundry room on site?

Each cluster flat has access to laundry facilities in their kitchen/living area or in an external laundry room.  These are included within your rent and operate on a fair usage policy.

Is WiFi Available?

Free high-speed internet and wifi is available throughout the building(s), including bedrooms.

Get in touch

Address

West Hill House
45 Romsey Road
Winchester
Hampshire
SO22 5DE

01962 843 346

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