Student Accommodation Cardiff
Why Book a Student Accommodation in Cardiff?
Cardiff is only a two-and-half-hour train ride to London, allowing residents and students easy access to the capital in order to spend a day or a weekend there.
Historical, cultural, modern, fashionable, and convenient are just some of the terms used to describe this vibrant and breathtaking city. The city is known for its many sporting events in football as well as rugby at Cardiff City Stadium and Cardiff’s iconic Millennium Stadium, which features the world’s biggest sliding roofs. Fans of Cardiff FC will definitely enjoy living in the Welsh capital.
Universities in Cardiff
Transportation In Cardiff
Cardiff has an international airport so residents can fly to many destinations in the UK and Europe. Since Cardiff is quite a compact city, walking is one of the best ways to navigate it. The city has many excellent transport bus and train networks so you do not have to worry about getting around the city.
Cardiff’s climate is mostly warm and temperate with an average temperature of 10.3 °C, but from an equatorial perspective, Cardiff is cold. The city witnesses heavy Rainfall throughout the year. The warmest month is July, with an average temperature of 16.9 °C. January is the coldest with an average temperature of 4.2 °C. Upon booking your travelling tickets and student accommodation in Cardiff, ask if the property has heating systems.
What to Pack
Coming from a place of cold weather, you won’t have to make any changes in your wardrobe. However, coming from somewhere warm or tropical, you will probably need some heavy clothes like, jackets, thermals, rain boots, scarfs and maybe heat preserving shoes.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Cardiff?
Cardiff is a city full of activities and attractions. Shopping in Cardiff is a major highlight. St David’s shopping centre is one of the largest in the UK, with 1.4 million square feet of great shops, cafes, entertainment venues, and restaurants to experience the great Cardiff nightlife. Cardiff Market is interesting as well, which has been trading unique products since the 1700s.
If you wish to stay in Cardiff, make sure you buy a Castle Key to Cardiff Castle, one of the most famous Cardiff attractions. The key allows free admission and exclusive discounts for 3 years. Cardiff Bay is another destination that offers endless activities and eateries; walking by the waters is dreamy on its own. It is estimated that more than 10 million tourists visit the bay every single year, and as a university student in Cardiff, access is easily granted all year.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Cardiff, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
London, Birmingham, Glasgow, Liverpool, Edinburgh, Manchester, Aberystwyth, Aberdeen, Bangor, Belfast, Bradford, Portsmouth, Preston, Reading, Salford, Stirling, Sunderland, Sheffield, Stockton on tees, Swansea, Southampton.
1. How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Cardiff is £136 per week for an en-suite. Other room types including studios and flats are available as well.
2. Do you have studios /ensuites available?
Each building has its own range of room types varying between single rooms, en-suites, studios, twin rooms, shared flats, and private flats.
3. Can I pay in installments?
Yes, you can pay in installments; however, some providers could require you to have a UK guarantor. Ask your accommodation expert for help if you are not sure.
4. How many people will be in the same apartment /unit with me?
This depends on the room type you choose, you can choose in a private room, studio, or flat, and you can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students.
5. How to complete my booking?
Once you enquire on our website, one of our accommodation experts will contact you to proceed with your booking for your chosen room or offer you alternatives if the room is not available for your dates. To enquire, simply choose a room and click on the " Enquire" button, then fill the inquiry form you see in front of you.
6. What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in (City)?
Most providers now have intensified cleaning and sanitizing measures of student rooms and communal areas while other providers provide weekly cleaning free of charge. Ask your accommodation expert for details on the COVID measures implemented in your building.
7. Can a tour be arranged for student rooms in Cardiff?
Almost all providers have the option of online viewings through Skype or Zoom while other providers offer virtual tours of the property so you can get to know your new home.
8. Who can book with Casita?
All university students over the age of 18 can book with Casita and if you are under 18, contact our accommodation experts to find you properties that accept students under 18.