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You can find any student accommodation on UniAcco, where you can compare student housing options basis price, amenities, distance from universities, features and more. Feel free to consult our super-friendly team of experts over a call, chat or email who can suggest you the top options as per your requirements. Choose from over 5000 student housing options across York. Whether you are looking for private studios, halls or flats to share with other students, we have got it covered.
Despite a reputation as being a silent city, York is full of life. It is a lively city which has many things to offer, especially for students. With so much hidden gems spread across the city centre, it isn’t effortless to know where to start! As a student in, there is no reason to fall into the pasta or beans of toast every night like student stereotype! From Yorkshire pudding wraps to Thai tapas you will find everything you wish.
If you’re not satisfied with the clubbing vibe and want a good night out on the City, York is packed with bars and pubs. Besides this York has a pub for every day of the year, there are also a number of bars and clubs you can try. Evil Eye, with its unusual décor, is famous amongst students. Spark an exquisite interior, with loads of unconventional stalls vending street food and drinks.
The notorious street said to be the stimulus for Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley, is the most visited place in Europe. For those hardcore Potter fans, the road might be the dream until you come here. City life in York has so much to offer as a student city life.
York is a great city situated northern England; its ancient streets are packed with rich with history, pulling hordes of tourists in search of a thriving British experience. If you’re looking for quaint tearooms, cobbled streets, Gothic buildings and evidence of inappreciably murky history, then the York is perfect for you.
The magnificent views in the City can be seen from the highest of the 275 steps which glide up York Minster’s Central Tower to the top point in the City. From the tower, you can look down on York and cherish the rooftops of the ancient and new structures and the view of the River Ouse snaking around the City.
Shambles is one of the top-preserved old streets in the whole world. The road is part of the rabbit’s warren of small, curving cobbled alleys in the City
Two of the most prominent chocolate brands in the whole world, Rowntree’s and Terry’s, were established in the City. And chocolate has been made in York for over 300 years.
York boat gives numerous cruises of varying lengths that enable visitors to sit back and experience the scenes while hearing to exciting facts about the City’s history.
How do I apply for student accommodation?
Applying for student accommodation with UniAcco is very easy. Figure out which property you like, after that you can make a request to book the room or flat for the dates you need it. After clicking “Book Now”, we’ll ask you to leave your contact details so that one of our experts can call you and take you through the next steps and eventually sign the contract.
You don’t have to worry about costs as UniAcco does not charge you anything for this service, you’ll only need to pay the rent to your chosen landlord.
Can I get any options for my contract length?
Most property contracts last for one academic year. If you have a plan for a longer or shorter stay, You can contact our team and our property consultants will surely be able to provide information regarding which properties are open for different contract lengths.
Are my bills included in the rent?
This depends on the property you rent, but most of our London properties have bills included, so you're only going to pay the rent and nothing else. Remember to make sure that this is the case with the property you have chosen.
What do our different room types mean?
Ensuite: Private room with private bathroom and shared kitchen and living area.
Non Ensuite: Private room with shared bathroom, kitchen and living area.
Studio: Private room with Private bathroom as well as Private kitchen.
Standard(6 bed & 4 bed sharing): Private room with shared bathroom, kitchen and living area.
Twodio: Private room (in a 2 bedroom flat) with Private bathroom and a kitchen that is shared between 2 people.
Threedio: Private room (in a 3 bedroom flat) with Private bathroom and a kitchen that is shared between 3 people.
Twin Ensuite: Room (shared between 2 people) with attached bathroom where the kitchen and living area shared with more tenants.
Dorms: 4 or more people sharing the same dormitory.
Two Bedroom and 3 bedroom Apartments: Private rooms with Private/Shared bathrooms (varying from property to property) and a communal kitchen and living area
How safe it is to rent student accommodation in the private sector?
We cautiously choose our properties before featuring on a website. Our student accommodation providers are trustworthy and they provide housing options which are safe to use.
What is a guarantor? Do I need one?
A guarantor is a person (often a family member) that signs an agreement of being financially responsible for paying the rent in case the tenant is unable to. Many properties require a guarantor if the tenant wishes to pay the rent in installments.
Can I schedule a tour of a property before I book?
Of course! In order to arrange a viewing of a property, we need you to complete an application form on our website. As soon as we have all your details, you can contact our booking experts and they will arrange a property viewing for you.
What if my questions are not included here?
In this case, you can directly contact our property consultants. They will be happy to help you out.