Student Accommodation Cardiff
Your search for student accommodation in Cardiff stops here! With our amazing team of accommodation experts at your disposal, you won’t have to waste time sifting through millions of rooms to find what you need. Just contact us and let us know what your dream student room looks like and we’ll handle the rest!
Why Book Student Accommodation in Cardiff?
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.
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.
Universities in Cardiff
All our accommodation options are within a short walking distance from the university.
The campus is surrounded by transport links as well as restaurants and cafes.
The beautiful Gorsedd Gardens is right next to the campus.
You won’t have to walk more than 15-minutes to get to your classes in our student rooms!
There are lots of shops, restaurants and cafes surrounding the university.
Make sure you drop by the Museum of Cardiff just a 10-minute walk from campus.
All our rooms are either a short walk or a ride away by public transport.
There are several bus stops surrounding the campus as well as many restaurants and cafes.
A 10-minute walk from the university will take you to Cardiff Castle Museum.
Our student rooms are all within a 15-30 minutes ride by public transport.
There are a lot of bus stops nearby for your convenience as well as restaurants.
The iconic Llandaff Cathedral is a short walk away from the university.
1. Is Cardiff a good city for students?
Cardiff is considered to be one of the best student cities in the UK for its rich culture, great shopping options, and thrilling outdoor activities and it’s all so close together that you can walk anywhere.
2. Is Cardiff cheap for students?
The newest survey by Student Living Index has shown that Cardiff is the most affordable city in the UK to attend university according to calculations of what an average student spends during his university years.
3. Where do most students live in Cardiff?
Crwys Road and Albany Road in Roath are the most popular student areas in Cardiff for their close proximity to Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan and the University of South Wales.
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.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Cardiff, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Who can book a Cardiff accommodation 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.