The Kingfisher

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Overview

The Kingfisher is Downing Students’ latest generation of luxury student apartments and brand new to Exeter. It’s conveniently situated on Western Way for all of Exeter’s academic institutions and is also a stone’s throw from the shops, restaurants and bars of lively Sidwell Street. This stunning, unique development features a range of 203 superior studio apartments, thoughtfully designed by architects to provide everything you need for your busy student life. Each studio is self-contained and beautifully furnished to create your home away from home, with plenty of storage so that you can cook, relax and study in your own space.

Benefit from the latest technology with high speed broadband and wi-fi throughout and even your own Smart TV. We’ve added CCTV and electronic entry systems so that you feel safe. There’s great social space too with regular events that you can join in. You can meet new friends in the superb communal lounge to study, play games, listen to music or just watch a movie. Our student accommodation in Exeter is contemporary living at its best.

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Room types

  • Studio Apartments

    Luxury, self contained, contemporary living offering a fitted kitchen and en suite shower room

    Studio Apartments

    • All Inclusive Bills
      All utility bills and contents insurance are included in your rent so you can easily manage your budget

      Free Superfast Wifi (100 Mb/s)
      Fast and effective internet coverage is provided through our partner StudentCom who offer a 24/7 customer service team to keep you connected

      SMART TV
      Relax on your large comfortable bed and enjoy watching your wall mounted TV. Complete with internet access for easy Netflix viewing

      Onsite Maintenance Team
      Our friendly team are available to help whenever you need

      Safe and secure
      You can feel safe and secure in the Kingfisher with 24 hour CCTV and a secure fob entry system

      Fully fitted kitchens and en-suite bathrooms
      Studios offer spacious student accommodation with purpose designed fitted furniture with ample storage space

      Cycle Storage
      Cycle to the university campus in just 6 minutes!

      Great Social Space
      Get together with your friends to have a game of pool, stream movies on the large screen or play on the PS4

       

    • 2018/19
      Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

       

      FREE SUMMER STAY WITH ACADEMIC YEAR 18/19
      Studio Type Term from
      (02/07/18)
      Rent before discount Discounted rent from (£) Total Rent (£)
      Classic 61 £190 £158.85 £9,544.50
      Bronze 61 £199 £166.38 £9,996.94

       

      Studio Type Term from (08/09/18) Rent before discount (£) Discounted rent from (£) Total rent (£)
      Classic 51 £190 £177.50 £9,052.35
      Bronze 51 £199 £186.36 £9,504.46
      44 £199 £190.42 £8,378.49
      41 £203 £199.96 £8,198.16
      Silver 51 £205 £192.27 £9,805.87
      Gold 51 £210 £197.20 £10,057.05
      Platinum 51 £215 £202.12 £10,308.22

       

    • Bronze Studio – Our spacious self-contained Bronze Studios feature a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, gallery fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality bathroom and 40” Smart TV.

      Silver Studio – Our Silver Studios are a little more spacious than our Bronze studios, some even have the added feature of large floor to wall windows allowing for plenty of light. They feature a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, gallery fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality bathroom and 40” Smart TV.

      Gold Studio – Our Gold Studios are suitable for single or double occupancy due to their size and spacious layout. Each studio features a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, gallery fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave, and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality bathroom and 40” Smart TV.

      Platinum Studio –The largest of all our studios, perfect for those wanting extra space. Each studio features a comfortable double bed, built in desk and desk chair, gallery fitted kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. Plenty of storage and wardrobe space, your own high quality large bathroom with shower and a bath. Our Platinum studios are perfect for single or double occupancy.

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    • Refer a friend and save £100 each
      Spread the word. Simply share your Downing Students ID number with your friends – they will need to quote this number in the promo code box when making an application on the website. When your friend has successfully completed their tenancy agreement you will both receive £100 off your rent.

      Early Bird Discount – Save £500 off your rent!
      Book a room at The Kingfisher and save £500 off your rent.

      Free Summer Stay
      When you book a 61-week tenancy for 2018/19 academic year

    • 2017/18
      Short Term, semester 2 rooms are available.
      Click here to check availability and book. Please select the academic year 2017/18.

      Room Type Term (weeks) Price per week
      Bronze

       

      15 £195
      22 £185
      Silver 22 £190

       

       

    • Stay at The Kingfisher this summer!
      Click here for the 2018 tariff.

       

      Room type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)
      Bronze 3 to 7 195.00
      Silver 3 to 7 200.00

       

Features

  • Bills Included

    No unexpected costs – rent covers water, light and heat.

  • Free Wi-fi at The Kingfisher

    Get superfast 100 mbs internet connection speeds throughout the building.

  • Big Beds

    Enjoy a good night’s sleep in a large, comfortable bed.

  • CCTV security

    Secure entry systems, CCTV and a well trained team offering support 24/7.

  • Contents Insurance

    Insurance on your belongings comes included with your rent.

  • En-Suite Studios

    All rooms offer the added privacy of en-suite bath or shower rooms.

  • Games Room

    Spend spare time unwinding with friends – play games, watch a movie and more.

  • Lounge

    A great social space for you to relax and make new friends.

  • On-site laundry

    Find the day-to-day facilities you need housed within the building.

  • Cycle storage

    Keep your bike safe and secure with our onsite storage facility.

  • Smart TV

    Relax in front of your own personal Smart TV with Bluetooth technology.

  • Distance to Exeter Universities

    University of Exeter
    20 minutes

How Much?

Studio Apartments

2018/19
Click here for 2018/19 payment plans

 

FREE SUMMER STAY WITH ACADEMIC YEAR 18/19
Studio Type Term from
(02/07/18)
Rent before discount Discounted rent from (£) Total Rent (£)
Classic 61 £190 £158.85 £9,544.50
Bronze 61 £199 £166.38 £9,996.94

 

Studio Type Term from (08/09/18) Rent before discount (£) Discounted rent from (£) Total rent (£)
Classic 51 £190 £177.50 £9,052.35
Bronze 51 £199 £186.36 £9,504.46
44 £199 £190.42 £8,378.49
41 £203 £199.96 £8,198.16
Silver 51 £205 £192.27 £9,805.87
Gold 51 £210 £197.20 £10,057.05
Platinum 51 £215 £202.12 £10,308.22

 

Short & Summer Lets

Short Lets

Studios are available for now for short term, semester two bookings.

STUDIO TYPE PRICE PER WEEK (£) TERM (WEEKS)
Bronze 185 24 weeks
195 16 weeks
Silver 190 24 weeks
200 16 weeks

Click here to check availability and make a booking.
Please select 2017/18 academic year for current short term bookings

Summer Lets

Stay at The Kingfisher this summer!
Click here for the 2018 tariff.

 

Room type Term (weeks) Rent per week (£)
Bronze 3 to 7 195.00
Silver 3 to 7 200.00

 

 

Frequently asked questions

Still have more questions? Why not see if you can find the answer to your query by taking a look at our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Booking

  • Book now

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  • Arrange a viewing

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