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The Maltings

The Maltings offers student accommodation just a 25 minute walk or a short bus ride from campus. All the ensuite rooms have a desk, plenty of storage, and three quarter sized beds (double bedding packs can be used).

There is 24-hour security and CCTV throughout and students living in The Maltings benefit from:

  • free wi-fi
  • bike storage
  • parking (for an additional charge)
  • launderette
  • social lounge
  • restaurant
  • shop
  • gym
  • silver and bronze rooms available
  • silver room typical dimensions: 12.2 to 13.1 sqm
  • bronze room typical dimensions: 13.5 to 15.8 sqm

A University of Essex Residents' Assistant will be on site.

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2019-20 Academic year

Further information

Rent at The Maltings, for a 39-week contract in a bronze ensuite room is £145.53 per week and for a silver ensuite room is £149.52 per week. Other contract lengths and pricing is available directly with The Maltings and not via the University.

More details about this exciting student accommodation are available from The Maltings.

Your accommodation contract is with us but the management and maintenance are provided by We are Homes for Students.

Postal address

The Maltings
Name
Name of the floor followed by flat/room (eg. The Maltings 5.4/6)
Haven Road
Colchester
Essex CO2 8FU