A perfect medley of old and new, Cardiff is a prime city of students boasting renowned educational institutions including Cardiff Metropolitan University, The University of Wales, Cardiff University and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Acclaimed as one of the top-ten European cities, students in Cardiff enjoy a huge selection of tantalising eateries, buzzing student bars, vibrant festivals, thriving cultural and sporting events in the Millennium Centre and Millennium Stadium, and electric clubs. Our Cardiff student houses are equally as diverse and exciting. Whatever your interests, when not relaxing in your Cardiff student house you will be entertained. Despite these attractions, Cardiff remains one of the cheapest places for UK students to live, with good value student houses and lower than average day-to-day costs.
In termtime there are over 50,000 students living in Cardiff, so student accommodationin Cardiff is in high demand. The most popular areas for student housing are Cathay’s and Roath, which a short walk or bus-journey East of the city centre and the main campuses. Securing student lets in Cathay’s and Roach gives you quick and easy access to the best Cardiff city centre has to offer, including a great selection of shops, restaurants, cafes, bars, the famous Cardiff castle, and domestic and international transport links. Follow this link for more information about where to live in Cardiff as a student.
Top Tips for Finding Student Accommodation in Cardiff
The hunt for student accommodation in Cardiff begins in November, quietens over the Winter break, and begins again in January when most students secure their student houses for the next academic year. Student Cribs in Cardiff are in high demand, so we advise booking your viewing in November to avoid missing out on the best student houses. Student Cribs student lets in Bristol include all bills, and no fees or deposits are charged.
Student Cribs in Cardiff
Our Student Cribs in Cardiff are suitable for groups of all sizes, ranging from comfortable one-bedroom studio apartments to spacious eight-bedroom student houses with large communal spaces; perfect for large groups of friends looking to live together.
Best Things For Students to Do In Cardiff There are no shortage of things for students to do in Cardiff for time outside of your student house. Whatever your interests, you are sure to be entertained in this vibrant city. Major tourist attractions in Cardiff include the famous Cardiff Castle (an essential Instagram snap), the National Gallery of Wales, and the Principality Stadium. Once you’ve exhausted the sights and bored your followers with touristy snaps of your university home from home, a trip to Barry’s Island never fails to entertain. Barry’s Island is also of course Stacey’s hometown, so you can go back to your student house and binge Gavin and Stacey for a them weekend! Cardiff also has a great nightlife, with a wide variety of student friendly pubs, bars and nightclubs to sample. For inspiration check out Cardiff’s top 10 student bars! If you’ve exhausted the bars but get itchy feet chilling out in your student house, explore the Rose Street Flea market for a bargain, or plan a trip to the Beacons.