Student Accommodation in Sheffield
With 42 accommodation options available, finding the perfect student accommodation in Sheffield has never been easier with Casita. The city is famous for being a prime location for students with its quality education, but you won’t find it hard to find a student room with the help of our accommodation experts.
Why Book a Student Accommodation in Sheffield?
Sheffield, UK, is a city located in South Yorkshire. Its name is derived from the picturesque River Sheaf; it is running right through its centre before joining River Don. Sheffield’s population is about half a million (third largest in England), of which almost 10% are university students.
Living in Sheffield as a student is a unique experience as the city is both historic and modern. It is a very safe place to live with more than 250 parks and gardens making it one of the greenest cities in the UK. Summers in Sheffield are warm but could get cloudy. Winters can be tough, mostly windy and quite cold so you should be prepared with sufficient clothing.
Universities in Sheffield
There are several student accommodation options within a 10-minute walk to campus while others are a 15-minute ride by public transport.
The Western Bank/Brook Hill bus station is a short walk from campus.
Weston Park Museum and Winter Garden is a short walk away.
Our student accommodation options are a five-minute walk from campus.
There are several bus stations nearby including Arundel Gate.
Sheaf Square is a few minutes walk from campus as well as The National Videogame Museum.
Transportation In Sheffield
Sheffield hosts a major train station that allows transport around the UK or internationally to be quick, easy, and convenient. Using trains from Sheffield, you can visit many major cities near Sheffield. London is only a 2-hour train ride away. Manchester, Newcastle, Leeds, and Liverpool are all less than an hour away by train making day trips and weekend travel hassle-free.
1. Is Sheffield cheap for students?
according to The Royal Bank of Scotland's Student Living Index 2019, Sheffield was among the top ten most affordable student cities. Whether it’s food, accommodation, entertainment, it’s all affordable to the average student and the city is easy to get around on foot.
2. What do students do in Sheffield?
There are many student activities in Sheffield that students can enjoy during their stay. Things like visiting The Botanical Gardens, attending the Tramlines Festival, eating dessert At La Créme, and checking out The Peak District.
3. What rank is Sheffield University?
According to the 2022 Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Sheffield University is ranked in the 13th place in the top universities in the UK and 110th in the world.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Sheffield?
You get to enjoy a very large selection of entertaining, cultural, and sporting activities along with endless supplies of restaurants and shopping complexes. Parks are the highlight of the city, including the stunning Sheffield Winter Park and Peak District National Park, among many others. If you are an art lover, visit the Millennium Gallery for a look at some of the best art exhibitions ever.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Sheffield, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Sheffield is £120 per week for a single room. Other room types including en-suites, 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 instalments?
Yes, you can pay in instalments; 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 enquiry form you see in front of you.
What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodation in Sheffield?
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 Sheffield student accommodation?
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 Sheffield 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.