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EC Cambridge: Comfort Kite House Residence

EC Students Only


Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Includes

  • Communal Kitchen
  • Free Wi-Fi facilities
  • Bed linen provided
  • Students need to bring their own towels
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Weekly cleaning service provided, but students are responsible for washing up of all dishes, cleaning common areas and for keeping the house generally clean and tidy.
  • Mixed Gender: Male and female students share common areas and facilities
Number of Bedrooms
14 single rooms
Type of Room
Single
Bathroom Type
Ensuite
Board Status
Self-Catering

Description of accommodation

Kite House is a modern city centre building which has recently been constructed. It consists of two good size kitchens including all appliances, 14 single rooms with private bathrooms, and laundry facilities. The house is mixed gender.

Next to the student house are shops and take-away places (Chinese, Indian, and Turkish), a typical and popular Cambridge pub (CB2), a pharmacy (Boots), a post office, a bakery, and a supermarket (Tesco’s).

Description of local area

The house is also very close to a wide range of restaurants, cafes and shops.


Address

1 Adam and Eve Street,
Cambridge,
UK.

Emergency Number

+44 (0) 7966 976 513

Arrival and departure

  • Arrival day: Saturday

  • Check-in: after 2pm
    Those landing at the airport between 19:00 - 08:00 need to arrange an EC transfer or may check-in after 9:00.

  • Departure day: Saturday

  • Check-out: before 10am

Journey to school

From Residence:
EC is located approx. a 3-minute walk from the student house. As you exit the student house, head northwest on Burleigh Street towards the Grafton Centre. After a minute or so you will see the EC Cambridge on your left hand side.

Your EC Welcome Pack includes a map of Cambridge showing the location of the school.


Cancellations

Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling fewer than 14 days before arrival will be charged a one-week accommodation fee at the standard accommodation rate and accommodation placement fees

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing 4 weeks prior to termination. After deducting the price of accommodation used, including the required notice period, charged at standard accommodation rates, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs. If the 4-week notice period is not provided, a cancellation fee equal to 4 weeks of the accommodation cost will apply. Please note: Certain accommodation options may be subject to special cancellation charges. Should these differ from above, students will be notified at the time of cancellation.

Airport Pickup

You will meet an EC transportation representative holding sign with the EC logo and your name. They will be waiting for you at Arrivals.

Other ways to get to your residence

National Express and National Rail can be booked directly at the airport. You can ask the dedicated desks, the Information Desk or directly online: National Rail and National Express - please click the links for information on prices.

 

Arrival Procedures

On their first day students should be at EC Cambridge, Gibson House, 57-61 Burleigh Street, by no later than 8.30 on Monday morning.

Notes

  • Smoking is not permitted at any time.
  • Student houses are suitable for students aged 18-28 years.
  • A refundable damage deposit of £150 is collected at the school upon arrival.