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The Arch

From £150 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
2 Nelson St, Liverpool, L1 5DR
Distance from The Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts
12 mins
12 mins
4 mins
No Visa No Pay
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Introducing The Arch


Arch is a highly sought-after student accommodation in Liverpool that provides an exceptional living experience for students. The property offers a diverse selection of en-suite rooms, stylish studios, and shared apartments. These rooms are stacked with facilities, and all utility bills are included with the rent, offering students a wonderful experience.

Liverpool is situated in Merseyside, England and encompasses both a city and a metropolitan borough. Originally located in the old West Derby hundred of Lancashire county, Liverpool lies on the eastern side of the Mersey Estuary. The educational atmosphere also holds great importance for students who plan to study in this city. With its substantial student population and the presence of esteemed universities, Liverpool can be rightly considered a student-centric city. Its appeal among students is amplified by the availability of renowned educational institutions, a vibrant student community and popular housing options like The Arch student accommodation, which makes it a highly favoured destination for academic pursuits.


The Arch accommodation's prime location is convenient for students, being just an 8-minute walk from Liverpool John Moores University and a 3-minute walk from the City of Liverpool College. The property has a multitude of dining options in its vicinity. The nearest restaurants located within a 1 to 2-minute walking distance are Chamber 26 City Centre, Yuet Ben Restaurant, Christakis, Sapporo Teppanyaki, Il Forno Bocconcini Bar & Restaurant and MA Bo Restaurant. Students can visit Byron, which is a gourmet burger place or enjoy a Middle Eastern dining experience at Kimo's restaurant, which is located within a 10-minute walking distance from the property. Duke's St Mini Mart and Amsterdam Convenience Store are also located within walking distance for your daily grocery run.


Commuting from The Arch student housing in Liverpool to any destination is an effortless task due to its easy access to many transport links. Colquitt Street bus stop is located right across the street outside the property. Suffolk Street and Seel Street are bus stops located within a mere 2-minute walking distance. Other bus stops, such as Sparling Street, Sankey Street, Upper Duke Street, Kitchen Street and Hardy Street, are also located within the vicinity, making it easy for students to explore the city.


Each room at The Arch accommodation is thoughtfully curated with furnished comfortable beds, study desks, private bathrooms, and fully equipped kitchens. The rent includes complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi throughout the building and covers all utility expenses. To strike a balance between social and academic life, the property also provides a lounge area and a games room. On-site laundry facilities are available for every student’s convenience, and secure cycle storage ensures the safety of bicycles. Additional amenities such as contents insurance and CCTV security contribute to a secure and hassle-free living experience.

Room Type:

The Arch accommodation has several different room types, including studios and en-suite rooms in Standard, Classic, Deluxe, Bronze, Silver, Gold and Premium options. The apartments come with individual bedrooms and baths, and the en-suite rooms have a private kitchen for students who want more privacy. All the rooms are fully furnished with modern amenities and foster a friendly atmosphere, guaranteeing that students will have an amazing academic experience in a homely setting.


The estimated distance for nearby universities, transport links and places of interest located near The Arch accommodation -

Nearby Universities:

   University Name   


   Liverpool John Moores University   

   0.4 miles   

   University of Liverpool   

   0.6 miles   

   Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA)   

   0.7 miles   

   Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine   

   0.9 miles   

   Liverpool Hope University   

   1.7 miles   


Nearby Transport:

  • Liverpool Central Station - 0.2 miles
  • Liverpool Lime Street Station - 0.5 miles
  • Liverpool James Street Station - 0.5 miles
  • Liverpool Moorfields Station - 0.5 miles
  • Liverpool One Bus Station - 0.3 miles

Nearby Places of Interest:

  • Liverpool ONE - 0.3 miles
  • The Beatles Story - 0.5 miles
  • Albert Dock - 0.6 miles
  • Liverpool Cathedral - 1.1 miles
  • Walker Art Gallery - 1.2 miles
The Arch is managed by Downing

Price Trend

Bronze Studio
Bronze Studio
Silver Studio
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Standard En-Suite Plus
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2 Nelson St, Liverpool, L1 5DR

Room Types in The Arch

Generic Room
Bronze Studio
  • Entire-PlaceEntire Place
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-1651 week£172 / week£100
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Generic Room
Silver Studio
  • Entire-PlaceEntire Place
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-1651 week£175 / week£100
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What to expect at The Arch

Utility Bills Included
Electric Stove
Book Shelf
Bike Storage
Contents Insurance
Electronic Key Fob Entry System
Laundry Room

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The Arch FAQs

If you provide written evidence from the University, within SEVEN days of your results being published and no later than 1st September (which ever date is the sooner), that you do not have a place we will release you from the contract without penalty and refund the deposit paid.

Only full time students can live with Downing Students. You may be asked to provide proof of your student status and it is very important that you notify us immediately if this changes.

Provided, you have NOT collected the keys, and that you have evidence in writing that your application has been refused we will release you from the tenancy and refund the deposit. If the Tenancy has already commenced, and you have NOT collected your keys, you will be charged for the period from the ‘Tenancy Start Date’ to the date you provide us with evidence that you have not been granted a VISA If you have moved into the accommodation prior to your Visa application being declined you will be responsible for the rent until we can find a student to rent your room.

This is usually given to you when you enrol at University, or you can apply to your Students Services/Registrations office.

Sorry, no pets are allowed.

Yes, a parent or legal Guardian resident in the UK must stand as Guarantor. The Guarantor is legally bound to pay any debts accrued during the tenancy if the tenant refuses to pay. Overseas Students who cannot provide a Guarantor please refer to the options provided on the payment tariff.

Downing Students accepts payment by Mastercard and Visa debit and credit card, and Western Union. All amounts due must be paid in UK Sterling.

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