100 Eastern Boulevard, Leicester LE2 7JD
  • Free WiFi & High Speed Broadband
  • 5 mins from DMU
  • 32" HD Ready TV's in all flats
  • Power Showers
  • Close to City Centre
  • Entry phone system and CCTV
  • Sky in top floor Platinum Studios
  • Free Bike Storage
  • On-site management team
  • Free Contents Insurance

Located on the banks of the River Soar and just minutes from De Montfort University, The Summit student accommodation is a landmark building offering stunning views across the city. The Summit is split into two buildings, ‘The Tower’ and ‘The Annexe’. The Tower offers studio rooms across 22 floors, whilst The Annexe houses one bed apartments, the largest rooms on offer at The Summit, spread out over four floors.

All rooms are furnished to a high standard and provide plenty of natural light with floor to ceiling windows. Every room has a wall mounted HD ready flat screen TV – 32” in studio rooms or 42” with Sky TV in one bedroom apartments and platinum studio rooms – either two tub chairs or a two-seater sofa and a coffee table. The kitchen includes a built-in oven, four ring hob, microwave and fridge-freezer. A designer en-suite bathroom with power shower and tiled floor completes this contemporary student property.

With all of these superb facilities right at your fingertips, you’ll be living in luxury, style and comfort at The Summit.

And if you want the absolute best quality rooms, our platinum studios and one bedroom apartments are the perfect choice for you. Platinum studios are located on the top floors of The Tower and offer breathtaking views of Leicester, while one bedroom apartments are the most spacious rooms available and include additional built-in storage.


Whichever room type you choose, you’ll be enjoying premium facilities at The Summit. Every room comes with a comfy double bed and there’s free high speed WiFi across the site. On top of all this, there’s free bike storage on-site to help you get around. There’s also CCTV and a phone entry system to provide you with extra security, and rooms come with free contents insurance to give you peace of mind.

The Summit is located in the heart of Leicester and gives you easy access to everything the city has to offer. De Montfort University is right on your doorstep, just a five minute walk away, and the University of Leicester is under 20 minutes away by foot.

As well as access to academic institutions, The Summit also gives you excellent access to leisure pursuits. Highcross Shopping Centre is within walking distance and there’s a bus stop just around the corner to give you access to all of Leicester’s attractions, including the famous Golden Mile. The King Power Stadium, home of Leicester City FC, is under 10 minutes away and Leicester train station is roughly a mile away, making it easy to travel home for the weekend or get around the local area.

Bookings for The Summit are done by SULETS, a non-profit charity and letting agency jointly owned and run by the Student Unions of De Montfort University and the University of Leicester. You can now pick the exact room you want with the room finder on the Sulets website, so you can get your dream room.

Plus there are no deposits or admin fees to pay, so you can book your room with confidence. Book now to get that perfect room and avoid disappointment!

Room type and price list

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Studios

Having all the space and comforts without sharing with anyone else.

For Price List click here

Room type Price Status
Bronze Studios

Bronze Studios are approx. 20 sqm and comes with a double bed, study desk and chair, large wardrobe, bedside table and full length mirror. Plus your own TV, x2 tub chairs and a coffee table. The kitchen area includes a built-in oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. You also have your own en-suite bathroom.

52 week contract Rent per week: £127.00
Total cost: £6,604.00
Contract start date:

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Silver Studios

Silver Studios are approx. 23-26 sqm and come with a double bed, study desk and chair, large wardrobe, bedside table and full length mirror. Plus your own TV, x2 tub chairs and a coffee table. The kitchen area includes a built-in oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. You also have your own en-suite bathroom.

52 week contract Rent per week: £135.00
Total cost: £7,020.00
Contract start date:

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Gold Studio

Our Gold Studios are corner ones with more windows to take in the views and come with with a double bed, study desk and chair, large wardrobe, bedside table and full length mirror. Plus your own TV, two seater sofa and a coffee table. The kitchen area includes a built-in oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. You also have your own en-suite bathroom.

52 week contract Rent per week: £139.00
Total cost: £7,228.00
Contract start date:

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Platinum Studios

Top floor studios offering views across Leicester, Platinum Studios come with a double bed, study desk and chair, large wardrobe, bedside table and full length mirror. Plus your own 42” TV and TV package, two seater sofa and a coffee table. The kitchen area includes a built-in oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. You also have your own en-suite bathroom.

52 week contract Rent per week: £149.00
Total cost: £7,748.00
Contract start date:

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One Bed Apartments

One Bedroom Apartments in The Annexe are the largest rooms on offer on site, with additional storage space built in. Each one comes with double bed, study desk and chair, large wardrobe, bedside table and full length mirror. Plus your own 42” TV and TV package, two seater sofa and a coffee table. The kitchen area includes a built-in oven, 4 ring hob and microwave. You also have your own en-suite bathroom.

52 week contract Rent per week: £185.00
Total cost: £9,620.00
Contract start date:

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All bookings for The Summit are done through SULETSFor more information, please contact them on 0116 257 6303.

 

Essential information

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FAQs

We understand that you may have a lot of questions before moving into your new room.

Below is a list of FAQ's to help answer any questions you may have.

If there is anything you still need help with please do not hesitate to get in touch!

How close is the university?
De Montfort University is just a 5 minute walk and the University of Leicester is a 15 minute walk but if you prefer you can take the Sulets Shuttle Bus to the University of Leicester.
How far is the city centre?
15 minutes walk
Where is the nearest supermarket?
Tesco Express located 2 mins away and a larger Tesco is 10 mins away
Is there a medical centre nearby?
Victoria Park Health Centre is used by Leicester Uni Students. De Montfort Surgery used by DMU students.
Where is the nearest cashpoint?
One Stop on Grasmere Street.
Where is the nearest police station?
Welford Road 2 Houlditch Road Leicester LE2 3FE
Where is the nearest post office?
In the Highcross Shopping Centre
Where is the nearest gym?
All 7 halls can use FREE gym at our Upperton Road site.
How far are the bus/train stations?
Bus- 25 mins walk Train 20 mins walk
What's in my room?
Your room is fully furnished with: double bed, comfy chair or couch, desk, desk chair, wardrobe and TV.
What is included in the kitchen?
Kitchens come equipped with: two or four ring hob, full size oven, and fridge with freezer compartment. You will need to provide your own crockery and cooking utensils.
Who cleans my flat?
You are responsible for cleaning your room.
Can I bring a pet?
Sorry, pets are not permitted on any Derwent Students properties.
Where can I do my laundry?
On-site Laundry room
Can I personalise my room?
A pin board is provided in the bedroom for posters. We ask that you don't put posters on your walls as any damage caused will be chargeable.
Can I have guests to stay?
Guests are permitted for a maximum of 2 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.
Can I bring my car?
No onsite parking unless you have a blue badge. Road parking with meter
Is there anywhere I can store my bike?
Yes there are bike shed
Where do I collect my post from?
Mail and parcels can be collected from the office.
How do I report maintenance issues?
You can email, phone or go and see the onsite office. You can also ring the out of hours service number in an emergency.
Can I change my room?
Depending on availability and circumstances room changes can be arranged. A £50+VAT admin fee will apply.
Do I need to have a TV Licence?
You will need to purchase a TV licence if you wish to watch or stream live TV in your flat.
What facilities are there on site?
bike storage, laundry room, vending machines
Can I store my possessions in the summer?
If you are staying with us for the next academic year we may be able to store non-valuable items.
Can I book for summer?
Yes you will be able to stay over the summer (charges apply)
Can I arrive early?
If there are rooms available we can sometimes arrange early arrivals. Additional rent fees will apply
What about safety and security on site?
We have CCTV on site, and there is a fob entry system. Only residents and staff have access to the building. Out of hours assistance is available via a dedicated phone line.

Special Offers

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