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Over 1.5 million student rooms across the US, UK, Ireland, & Australia
The world's largest student housing provider
Trusted by students in 177+ countries
24x7 personalised support, Lowest price guaranteed, No booking fee, Free cancellation
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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About Bristol Student Accommodation

Book student accommodation in Bristol with the world’s largest student housing provider. You can choose from over 17000+ student rooms options which include ensuites, studios, shared rooms, student halls and student flats. No booking fee. Best deal guaranteed! Explore student housing options that meets your budget from accommodations ranging from - £289 per Week and get offers up to £250. Types of student halls in Bristol:

  • Shared rooms: Students share a bathroom, kitchen, and common space

  • Private rooms: Offer a personal study space and shared common kitchen and living room

  • Studio flats: Birmingham studio student accommodation offers complete privacy with a sleeping area, study space, bathroom, and kitchen

  • Entire flat: Offers a bedroom, study space, ensuite bathroom, and wardrobe

Bristol, one of England's emerging cities, is ushering in a new era in aerospace engineering, electronics, media, and communication.  Bristol hosts some of the best universities in the country like The University of Law, the University Of Bristol and the University of The West of England. And Unilodgers helps you in finding the best student accommodation in Birstol. It's a city that's a mix of modern development and historical artefacts from a historical perspective. The vibe of the city is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. The Bristol Harbour is an ideal spot to enjoy a day in the sun, as it offers a multitude of restaurants, cafes and bars, and regular Ferry Boat rides. The nightlife in Bristol is legendary – whether it’s food and drink you crave or dancing until the wee hours of the morning, the city has you covered.

Living in Bristol as a Student

  • Cost of living: With all the amenities included in rent, the cost of living for students in Bristol comes to added and luxury expenses. To give you an idea a cup of joe is for 2.85 £. A single person estimated monthly costs are 716.39£ without rent. Check Numbeo for current detailed expenses.

  • Student-friendly locations: Bristol City Centre, Almondsbury, Clifton, Cotham, and Bishopsworth, Filton are fantastic places to settle in for international students. 

  • Rent for students: With Unilodgers you need not worry about the rent and amenities. Our affordable flats to rent in Birmingham starts from £289 and have offers up to £250.

Student Life in Bristol

Absorb the rich cultural heritage outside of your student housing at the Bristol Museum and Gallery and the host of Brunel’s SS Great Britain, The Dockyard Museum. You can witness the architectural marvels of the Bristol Cathedral and St. Mary Redcliffe, a 13th century church just steps from the Bristol Temple Meads Station. You can climb the world-famous Clifton Suspension Bridge, opened in 1864, and get a magnificent view of the Avon Gorge.

If you’re looking to do some shopping, Cabot Circus, Bristol Shopping Quarter, Park Street, and the Triangle are havens for haute couture.

Try a taste of the sumptuous meals and meads at the Cider Press, Commercial Room, or White Harte at some of the lowest prices in the city. For those of you who fancy a cider, you'll have your pick from 40 different varieties at The Apple. So, grab a drink before or after catching a live performance at The Attic Bar, one of the city’s awesome venues for music. After an exciting night painting the town red, rest assured that you’ll get a good night’s sleep in your handpicked Bristol student housing.

But don’t get too comfy...make it your mission to party at least a few nights at ‘Motion’ because in 2016, it was ranked the 19th best club in the world and featured in the DJ Mag's Top 100 Clubs list. Lovers of the nightlife gather at ‘Thekla,’ a former cargo ship converted into a music venue, perfect for clubbing and dancing to the live entertainment. In addition to these unique hot spots, we recommend Pryzm, SWX, and Timbuk2 nightclubs. Whichever student accommodation in Bristol you’re looking for, lodge with us and make the most of your time in this brilliant city!

Student Travel in Bristol

  • Bristol Rail: Offers a comfortable, stress-free way to travel. The daily minimum rail fare for an adult is £7.

  • Bus: Central bus service provide comprehensive service to all major location. The minimum bus fare is somewhere close to £4.50. You may check FirstBus, Plusbus, Metrobus

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s the average rent for student accommodation in Bristol?

Bristol has a variety of student homes, and there is something on Unilodgers for every budget. On average, rent for student accommodation Bristol will cost £150. You can find options starting from £118 per week.

How can I find affordable student accommodation in Bristol?

To find student accommodation at Bristol that have everything you want and fit your budget, you can use Unilodgers’ search filters. You can choose the type of apartment, the location, as well as the maximum rent. 

What are some of the most popular neighbourhoods for students in Bristol?

Anywhere near the city centre or the universities will put you in great student neighbourhoods. Our student accommodation at Bristol are surrounded with trendy cafes, restaurants and bars. Some other great shouts for good neighbourhoods to live in are Frenchay, Fishponds, and Montpelier.

Does Unilodgers have any offers on accommodation in Bristol?

Yes, we have a lot of great value deals and bonus add-ons available with our houses for rent in Bristol. For details, you can visit the property page and look at the offers listed. 

What’s the best mode of transportation in Bristol?

The most affordable way to get around Bristol is by bus. With routes connecting the city, you can reach almost anywhere you want. If you want to try something new and unique, the floating harbour ferry is also a fun way to get around certain parts of the city.

What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Bristol?

Under the Unilodgers Pandemic Shield program, various measures such as hand sanitiser stations, temperature checks, staff PPE kits, and more are listed. The Pandemic Shield filter on Unilodgers is very useful to find student accommodations with the safety measures you want for your home. 

Are these accommodations secure?

All our student accommodation in Bristol ensure your security with features like CCTV and secure door entry. Many of them also have on-site staff to keep you safe. You can find specific details about security features on individual property pages.

What all is included in the rent?

Many student flats in Bristol include utilities such as electricity, water, and gas in the rent, while some also offer WiFi and insurance at no extra cost. However, for specific rent inclusions, please refer to the property pages.

Do these accommodations provide WiFi to all residents?

Many of our accommodations offer WiFi at no extra cost, or include it in the rent. For details, you can check the property pages.

Where do international students live when studying in Bristol?

Majority of international students in Bristol typically live in off-campus student accommodations, residence halls, private accommodations, flats, student lets, and apartments. It is important to plan in advance and research with Unilodgers.com the different student living options available to ensure a smooth transition to life in Bristol. 

Is it good to live in a dorm to achieve better academic outcomes?

Based on research and studies, it has been proved that living in a dorm can lead to better academic outcomes. Because dormitories offer students an organized living environment, which promotes time management and study habits. Students also get opportunities to interact with other students from diverse backgrounds, fostering the development of critical thinking skills and chances to build new relationships. However, it is important to note that living in a dorm is not the only way to achieve better academic outcomes, some other individual factors such as study habits, motivation, and support from family and friends also play a vital role.

How can I book my off-campus student accommodation in Bristol?

Visit unilodgers.com, Select Bristol as your city of choice. Browse the available off-campus student accommodations options, You can filter the results based on your preferences, such as location, price, room type, etc. Review the details of the accommodation, such as the room type, the rent, the facilities, etc. Press Book Now after you've selected  Fill in your personal and contact details, Choose your preferred payment method, Review and confirm the booking details and click on Book Now to complete the booking process. That’s it! You will receive a confirmation email with all the details of your booking.

Which are the most affordable student halls in Bristol?

The affordability of student accommodation in Bristol can vary and mostly depends on the location, type of room, and amenities offered. The ideal way to select affordable accommodation in your budget is to filter accommodation results by price and choose the one in your budget. However, here are some affordable student halls in Bristol: UNITE House, Culver House, Transom House, Fitzhardinge House etc.

How much is the Cost of Living in Bristol as a Student?

Average cost of living as a student in Bristol is £900 to £1200 per month including accommodation, clothes and toiletries, utilities, food, transportation, and other expenses. Moreover, this cost can vary widely depends on your lifestyle and how much you spend on entertainment, social activities and other non-essential items. To help keep your costs low, most of the students choose to live in shared accommodation, cook their meals at home, and prefer to use public transportation.

When should I book a student room in Bristol for the tenancy starting in September?

It's advisable to start looking for student accommodations in Bristol 6 months before your desired move-in date in September. The demand for student rooms in Bristol is always high during September, so the ideal time to book a room of your choice is between January and February.

How can I get private student accommodation in Bristol?

Visit the unilodgers.com website and create an account. Search for private student accommodation in Bristol by entering the city. Browse through the available options and read the description and amenities of each property. Choose a property that meets your requirements and budget and click on the Book Now button. Fill in the required details and make a payment. That's it. In case of any concerns, you can contact the Unilodgers customer support team for assistance.

How can I pay for my student housing in Bristol?

Unilodgers accept credit and debit cards. If we need to pay directly to the property then we accept various payment methods, including credit/debit card, PayPal, bank transfer, and others as per their respective payment policy. It is advisable to read the terms and conditions of the payment options before making a payment.

Am I allowed to pay my Bristol student accommodation rent in installments?

Yes! With Unilodgers, you may pay your Bristol student housing rent in installments. The number of installments varies according to accommodation. Before making a payment, it is best to read the terms and conditions of the payment methods.

Is it mandatory to have a guarantor to book my overseas student accommodation in Bristol?

It is not mandatory for all UK accommodation to have a UK based guarantor to book your overseas student accommodation. Some properties require a guarantor while others do not. It is advisable to check terms and conditions of individual properties. 

What are the different types of student rooms available?

Unilodgers.com offers various types of student rooms to accommodate the needs and preferences of students such as private rooms, shared rooms, en-suite rooms, studio apartments, deluxe rooms, luxury apartments, cluster flats etc. It's advisable to check the website accommodation page or contact the customer support team for detailed info. 

How to find a flat in Bristol?

To find the best student flats in Bristol that have everything you want and fits your budget, you can use Unilodgers’ search filters. You can choose the type of apartment, the location, as well as the maximum rent. 

Am I allowed to see the property before moving in?

Yes! You can see the property via virtual tours or in-person viewings before moving in with UniLodgers.com. But it varies and depends on the property and location. Advisable to check with the UniLodgers team for the options available or not for the specific property.

Can my parents or guardian stay with me in my student room in Bristol at the beginning?

Some Bristol student accommodations allow parents or guardians to stay for a limited number of days, while others do not. So it differs per accommodation. Each student housing in Bristol has its own set of rules and restrictions for international students who come to stay there. Unilodgers recommends that you verify with the provider or contact our customer service team for further information.

What is the exact meaning of dual occupancy student accommodation?

Dual Occupancy is where a studio is shared between 2 students, where they will have either 2 single or one double bed with a designated study area, shared common spaces such as the bathroom, kitchen, and living room with their roommate. Dual occupancy student accommodations are designed for students looking for a cost-effective and sociable housing option while studying.

What if I don’t like my off-campus student accommodation after moving in?

Unilodgers always do their best to meet students' requirements, comfort, and preferences. Still, if the student has any specific concerns related to his/her off-campus accommodation, They can reach out to the provider and ask them to resolve the issues. Or They can opt-in for cancellation as per the policies. Cancellation policies depend on the provider and vary from accommodation to accommodation.