2 Upperton Road, Leicester LE3 0BG
  • Free WiFi
  • Close to DMU Campus
  • Shuttle bus to and from University of Leicester
  • NEW Student Lounge (Sept 2016)
  • Free On-site Gym
  • Double Beds
  • NEW Study Room (Sept 2016)
  • On-site management team
  • NEW Meet & Eat Zone (Sept 2016)
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Free Bike Storage
  • Free Contents Insurance

Upperton Road is in a great location for De Montfort University students, located less than a 10 minute walk from campus. The University of Leicester is also within walking distance and a shuttle bus service runs from just outside. Bookings for Upperton Road 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.

Room type and price list

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Studio

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

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Room type Price Status
Bronze Studio

Standard studios are furnished with double beds, double wardrobes, large study desk and chair. You also get your own HD Flat Screen TV and leather chair. The kitchen area comes complete with oven and hob, microwave and a fridge freezer, while the en-suite bathroom includes a large shower. All standard studios are located on the ground floor.

52 week contract Rent per week: £115.00
Total cost: £5,980.00
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Silver Studio

Deluxe studios are furnished with double beds, triple wardrobes, large study desk and chair. You also get your own HD Flat Screen TV and leather chair. The kitchen area comes complete with oven and hob, microwave and a fridge freezer, while the en-suite bathroom includes a large shower. These studios are located on the higher floors of the building.

52 week contract Rent per week: £125.00
Total cost: £6,500.00
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Gold Studio

Deluxe studios are furnished with double beds, triple wardrobes, large study desk and chair. You also get your own HD Flat Screen TV and leather chair. The kitchen area comes complete with oven and hob, microwave and a fridge freezer, while the en-suite bathroom includes a large shower.

52 week contract Rent per week: £130.00
Total cost: £6,760.00
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Platinum Studio

Deluxe studios are furnished with double beds, triple wardrobes, large study desk and chair. You also get your own HD Flat Screen TV and leather chair. The kitchen area comes complete with oven and hob, microwave and a fridge freezer, while the en-suite bathroom includes a large shower. All of these studios are located on the top floor.

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

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All bookings for Upperton Road 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 5-10 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?
10 minutes walk
Where is the nearest supermarket?
Lidl is downstairs
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?
On Narborough Road
Where is the nearest police station?
Hinckley Road Police Station 95 Hinckley Road, Leicester LE3 0TD
Where is the nearest post office?
On Narborough Road
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 Student 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 3 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.
Can I bring my car?
Road parking with meter
Is there anywhere I can store my bike?
Yes there is a bike shed.
Where do I collect my post from?
Mail is dropped into individual post boxes in the entrance to the building, but parcels can be collected from our 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, social room, gym, meeting room
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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There are currently no special offers at Upperton Road

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