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Make the most of it, these are the best years of your life. It's a cross between a ski resort and a prison camp after the guards have all gone. I have vivid and excellent memories of this place. Not far from town. Social life was excellent when I was there. Lengthy snowball fights in the winter and sunbathing in the summer. Try a run to the monument on top of Castle Hill as a bit of cardio.

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By member1032281
On 9th June 18

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Most helpful review

Make the most of it, these are the best years of your life. It's a cross between a ski resort and a prison camp after the guards have all gone. I have vivid and excellent memories of this place. Not far from town. Social life was excellent when I was there. Lengthy snowball fights in the winter and sunbathing in the summer. Try a run to the monument on top of Castle Hill as a bit of cardio.

Value for Money
Location
Hall management
Cleaning
Common room / Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
By member1032281
On 9th June 18

Ashenhurst Houses

FeaturesBroadband in Room (All Free), Coin-operated Communal Laundry, WiFi In Communal Areas (All Free)
PostcodeHD1 3DH
Price from£70 per week (subject to availability)

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 9th June 18

Make the most of it, these are the best years of your life. It's a cross between a ski resort and a prison camp after the guards have all gone. I have vivid and excellent memories of this place. Not far from town. Social life was excellent when I was there. Lengthy snowball fights in the winter and sunbathing in the summer. Try a run to the monument on top of Castle Hill as a bit of cardio.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 29th May 17

It's actually an alright place but the Wi-Fi isn't that great

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 20th April 17

Ashenhurst is the cheapest accommodation in Huddersfield and it seriously shows. After a year here I am bored of it- I live in the basic accommodation, and the living room is awful which means you have to spend every minute in your room. The rooms are small, the showers too, and the bath is disgusting (a random pipe drains into it?) The laundrette is extortionate and it's about 20 mins walk to uni (quicker when walking downhill.) Saying that, it's the cheapest accom. So if you have no other choice like I did then....

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 4th September 16

Enjoyed my year here, fab

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 24th July 16

The accommodation itself is very far from the uni and up quite a steep hill, however I feel that you are getting what you pay for as it is the cheapest accommodation for students in Huddersfield. There is only one small common room coming off the wash room which is rarely used, therefore the accommodation itself is not particularly social, as much as others which have events and other activities taking place in the accommodations.

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Student Review: 2 /5
By On 9th May 16

Location is rubbish, you cannot just "nip out to get something" without having to do a 190 minute round trip to town. Ground floor flats are crap, the windows hardly open so get a fan or stay out when it gets warm. You can hear (and feel) people moving as the walls and floors sound hollow and seem to vibrate when people walk ANYWHERE. Bad value, hot water is a game of chance, two fridges for 8 people, a shower that is as powerful as light rain, bed of nails mattress. Social experience is normal for uni halls (just bring some earplugs if you want to sleep). Wired internet is fantastic, practically useless wifi is crap. I spend as little time as I can here.

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 4th May 16

Everything that could go wrong, would go wrong with ashenhurst, DO NOT LIVE HERE. There have been kitchens infested with cockroaches, hardly any hot water all year around, no wifi and when it does work it works badly, the stairs have been broken for almost a year and you nearly break you neck everytime you walk up them, the maintenance is awful, and to top it off you have people running around on a night time who don't live in ashenhurst, such as teenagers who think it's funny to knock on doors and run. It's not good.

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 19th April 16
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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 3rd April 16

Qualify two years

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 3rd April 16

Ashenhurst is brilliant, the only problem is the shared bathrooms and that bloody hill you have to walk up..

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 28th November 15

Really nice location in a really nice forest, that I walk through to get to uni, but it is a bit far out, 20-30 min walk to uni/town and is uphill coming back.

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Student Review: 1 /5
By On 5th July 15

Awful. So so awful. Do not live there

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