Asha House Student Accommodation Loughborough
Facilities included at Asha House
Our studio and one bedroom apartments offer individuals or couples their own private space with modern facilities. These self-contained apartments include a fully fitted kitchen including a dishwasher, fridge with ice box, breakfast bar, ensuite, study area, and a bedroom area featuring a double bed. In addition a 20″ LCD television that comes with a fully paid TV license, Freeview channels.
Kitchens are fully fitted and each includes an electric cooker with extractor fan, microwave, fridge and freezer. You’ll also have your own dishwasher, so you’ll never have to argue about whose turn it is to wash up! There’s also a dining area with a breakfast bar and stools.Apartments are made up of 4, 5 or 6 ensuite bedrooms, together with shared, fully fitted and furnished kitchen, dining and lounge areas. Each ensuite bedroom comes fully furnished and includes a double-sized bed, desk, pin board, bin, chair, wardrobe, wall-mounted shelving unit, and a 3-drawer unit under the desk. You’ll also have your own shower, wash basin and toilet. Each bathroom is also fitted with a towel rail and bin. Curtains are provided and there’s a wall light. Your apartment is already wired for access to the internet and broadband. If you require a telephone in your room, the connection can be made on the day you move in, and calls between rooms with these telephones will be free of charge.
Each lounge has comfy leather furniture, as well as a 32″ LCD TV, with a fully paid TV license, Freeview channels.
Only Asha House residents carrying a security key fob have access to the building, and each apartment has its own door entry system. Full 24-hour CCTV is in operation in all common areas, a member of the accommodation team is on site 24 hours a day in case of emergency. Smoke and fire detectors are fitted throughout.
Launderette facilities are on the ground floor and are be open 24 hours a day, seven days a week – ideal for those times when you run out of clean knickers!
If you rely on pedal power, there’s a secure bike storage area on the ground floor. You’ll require a key to get in, so just ask the accommodation team when you arrive.
As the No 1 student insurance provider and with nearly 50 years of experience Endsleigh understand how important it is to stay connected when you’re at university, that’s why we’ve arranged standard room insurance for you inside your room. Your room contents are covered, but your laptop and other gadgets aren’t covered once outside your room. To check the insurance provided and to arrange cover for your laptop, gadgets and other valuable items and to benefit from our 24 hour laptop and mobile phone replacement* promise, call or visit us online. Download our essential student checklist to help you prepare for university life, click here to download the student checklist.
This covers a range of belongings in your room, including laptops, sports and electrical equipment, clothes and frozen food. This has been arranged by Asha House at no extra cost to students.
The insurance certificate for the 2014/15 academic year is available below. Please download a copy of this document for your records. All claims will be handled directly by Endsleigh.
Need more cover?
Laptops, tablets and phones are not covered outside of your room so you may wish to consider taking out additional cover to protect your essential gadgets and other possessions. Endsleigh is proud to offer a 24 hour* laptop and phone replacement promise and is the only insurance provider recommended by NUS.
For claims information, or to extend your policy, visit the Endsleigh website.
*24 hours represents 1 working day from us approving your claim.
Frequently Asked Questions
How big are the rooms at Asha House
The rooms at Asha House vary in size, our rooms include standard size living apartments, with deluxe and large options with studios and one bedroom apartments as well for those who want their own space
How do I book a room?
You can book a room by either calling us directly on 01509 266258 or by reserving one using the form from our downloads page
Do I need to pay a deposit?
Yes. We ask for a deposit of £150 to be paid when you book your accommodation. The deposit is refundable, subject to a satisfactory inspection at the end of your tenancy
Is broadband access available?
We are very proud of our 20Mb broadband. All you need to do is register when you move in
What if I like living at Asha House so much I want to re-book for next year?
That’s not a problem – many of our residents are returning students who just don’t want to leave! If you want to keep your own room apply early to improve your chances
Can I share an apartment with my friends?
Yes. We have apartments to accommodate different group sizes, ranging from one to six-bedroom apartments. We also have studio and single bedroom apartments which are ideal for couples wanting to share the cost, or individuals who want their own space.
Are any of the bedrooms en-suite?
Yes, all of them are en-suite
Is Asha House on campus?
Asha House is in the town centre whereas the campus is about a mile outside of the town centre
Is the accommodation aimed mainly at freshers?
No, it is open to all students, you can choose who you want to be placed with and we provide apartments that can be exclusive to freshers, graduating students or post graduates
How do I report Maintenance issues?
You can report maintenance issues either by completing the form and popping it into our office or by using our new on-line maintenance form: here
What Fast Food Outlets are near Asha House?
There are many Fast food outlets near Asha House these include
- Devonshire Fish and Chips
- Pizza Hutt
What Banks are near Asha House?
Asha House is within a close proximity to all of the big banks: HSBC, RBS, Natwest, Nationwide, Santander and Lloyds TSB
How far is Asha House from the town centre?
Asha House is right behind the town hall and less than a minute from high street stores such as Waterstones, Primark, Subway, Cafe Nero, Top Shop and many others
How do I pay my rent?
You can pay for your rent in a multitude of ways. We take payments by cheque, credit or debit cards, bank transfer or standing order
Is there a lift?
Yes, there is a lift that serves all 5 floors of Asha House
How can other people contact me in an emergency?
Our support team is first aid trained and available 24/7, if you need to get through to someone simply call us on 01509 266258 We will help you out