About the building:
Kaldnes Brygge (Kaldnes pier) student accommodation was completed for the start of term in the autumn of 2014. This building consists of 23 apartments for couples and 72 single room units with private bathrooms and kitchens.
- +Calling system
Use your PC or mobile phone to let visitors in through the main entrance!
Procedure: Log on to key.ssn.no, where you use your mobile phone number as user ID and the pin code from your key card as password. "Slide to unlock" at your preferred building (Kaldnes brygge). The main entrance door will now stay open for 5-10 seconds before it automatically closes.
You can also open the front door by calling 948 48 156, but only from a Norwegian phone.
- +Common rooms
There are common rooms for all residents to use.
- +Electricity and energy
Electricity and heating are included in the rent. The building is connected to central heating that provides energy for radiators, ventilation heating and hot water.
Click the buildings and units for an overview of furnishings/equipment. You will have to bring your own duvet, pillow, bedding, kitchen utensils, cleaning equipment and a vacuum cleaner. You are not allowed to remove furniture from the unit, but you are allowed to bring additional furniture if there is space.
- +Fire safety
Take a minute and read about fire safety and the fire alarm system at Kaldnes Brygge student accommodation.
There is free Internet connection allowing residents to stream TV signals as an additional service.
- +Key card
You will receive a key card (free of charge) when you move in to your student accommodation. Use your card as follows:
Front doors: Hold the card up to the reader, and you will see a green flash. Enter your four-digit code (you select your four-digit pin code when you receive your key card). The door unlocks.
Inner doors: Hold your card to the reader . Press the handle and open the door when you get a green light and a single beep. The door locks automatically when closed, but you can always open it from the inside with the doorknob.
When green and red lights flash alternately: low battery voltage, batteries must be replaced immediately. You may also red and green lights flashing simultaneously. Please let us know that the batteries need replaced.
NB! Do not make holes in or write on the key card – it may stop working.
Remember: All key cards must be returned when you move out of your student accommodation. A fee will be charged if the key card is not returned.
There is a lift in the building.
The building is located on Kaldnes pier close to Tønsberg brygge (pier), popular nightclubs for students and Tønsberg centre. Plenty of public transport to the University which is located about 15 km from Kaldnes.
- +Outdoor area
Kaldnes Brygge student accommodation has wonderful outdoor areas.
- +Shared laundry room
Kaldnes Brygge student accommodation has a laundry with washing machines and tumble driers on the ground floor.
When moving in you will receive a "laundry-card" with login-info. The card itself has a small cost which will be added to your rent once (see the pricelist for current price), and it is pre-stocked with a small sum, so that you can use it right away. Furthermore, you stock the card with value online.
If you lose your card, a new one can be purchased at your local service office. Please remember to turn your laundry-card in when moving out, it can be used again.
User manual for the laundry room at Kaldnes Brygge:
- Find an available washing machine on the display (on the right before the washing machines).
- Fill the washing machine with clothes.
- Close the door.
- Put your laundry card on the reader on the display and push the centre of the wheel.
- Fill the detergent in the detergent dish. NB! Use the correct chamber and not too much detergent.
- Choose programme with the wheel on the washing machine.
- Place your laundry card on the reader on the display. Push the globe icon to change language to English.
- Choose machine and push “Kjøp” on the touch display on top of the machine.
- Push "Start" on the machine to start the programme.
- When your wash is done: Please leave the washing machine door slightly open.
All residents have access to their own storage room in the basement. Must be locked with a private padlock.
- +Waste disposal
There are underground waste igloos by the main entrance. Remember to recycle!