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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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The Neighbourhood Cardiff

35 The Parade, Cardiff CF24 3AD, United Kingdom Distance From University

About The Neighbourhood Cardiff

Book The Neighbourhood Cardiff student accommodation with world’s largest student housing provider. You can choose from ensuites, studios, shared rooms, and apartments. No booking fee. Best deal guaranteed. Starting at £170 per week. When you book The Neighbourhood Cardiff with Unilodgers, you get more than just a room. For starters, you get some incredible exclusive offers worth up to . Plus, and that’s some serious insta-cred. The Neighbourhood Cardiff is the top choice for students from around the world, and houses students from Royal Welsh College Of Music & Drama and many more of Cardiff's top universities.  

The Neighbourhood Cardiff is a luxurious state-of-the-art luxury student accommodation in Cardiff located at 35, The Parade, Cardiff. Situated on the corner of City Road and The Parade, this student accommodation is in the heart of Cardiff and is just a 5-minute leisurely drive to Cardiff University and University of South Wales. It is also within easy reach tp Cardiff Queen Street Train Station, Millennium Stadium and the rest of the city. The Neighbourhood Cardiff offers a range of stylish modern studios and apartments that come with fantastic facilities. Another major perk of choosing The Neighbourhood as your home is that you get to live just eight minutes away from Cardiff City Centre.


The Neighbourhood Cardiff have 240 spacious rooms spread out across 10 floors, along with study spaces, social areas and a wealth of facilities to ensure that university life is as easy and comfortable as possible. All the rooms are big and spacious with studios ranging from Standard studios to Penthouse studios and apartments varying from 2 bedroom to 4 bedroom. The stylish bespoke rooms, whether in a studio or apartment are equipped with everything a student might need and more. Every room has a high speed Wi-Fi, a Smart TV, a fully fitted kitchen, a large comfortable double bed, an en-suite shower room, a study area and plenty of storage. This student accommodation offers so much more than just a room. They have weekly room cleaning services, a laundry room with state-of-the-art washing machines and dryers available on-site any time of the day along with specifically designed study zones for productive solo study and collaborative sessions. Not only that, The Neighbourhood Cardiff has breakfast to go so that you can grab a freshly baked pastry or sit down for a leisurely plate of fresh fruit with coffee or tea. The on-site gym is open 24/7 with state-of-the-art equipment which means you’ll be breaking a sweat in style. When you feel like watching a movie, just head to the private cinema complete with an Xbox console and games library, smart TV and the comfiest sofas you could imagine. For fabulous feasts and cosy suppers, your very own private dining suite is where new friends and old can come together any night of the week. The lounge and games areas are perfect for socialising or snuggling up in a huge leather armchair with a good book. And if you need a break from studying, sing your heart out in the brand new karaoke room. From pizza parties and pool tournaments, to cocktail making and seasonal parties, there’s always something going on at The Neighbourhood Cardiff with a regular schedule of exclusive social events. Lastly, there is a 24/7 concierge available to help you with anything you need.

Rent inclusions:

The Neighbourhood Cardiff makes sure all utility bills are included in the rent, giving you the luxury student living experience.


This student accommodation offers free-to-use bikes and bike storage so you never have to worry about your bike getting stolen. They also provide the best standards of on-site security with a comprehensive security system. There is an electronic entry system, CCTV cameras and intercom in every room to ensure you and your belongings are always protected. 


Cardiff is one of the UK's most popular urban destinations, offering an eclectic mix of history, culture, and exciting innovations and The Neighbourhood Cardiff is in the midst of it all! Whatever you love to do, you’ll find it near The Neighbourhood Cardiff. From browsing the fashionable Cardiff Bay and experiencing the buzz of Europe’s largest waterfront development, to exploring the walkways of the historic Cardiff Castle, there’s something for everyone. There is the Capitol shopping centre just around the corner with live music at Motorpoint Arena. If you feel like going out to eat but not going too far, head to the I Giardini Di Sorrento, an Italian standby with unique coffee, just a minute away on foot. Or have a drink with friends at the Four Elms – JW Basset, a classic pub with outdoor seating and great ratings. There’s a Sainsbury, just 9 minutes away for all your grocery needs. The Neighbourhood student accommodation is a unique experience for students, it’s not just somewhere to live, it’s a lifestyle.

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£170 Per week
Payment Info

There are two payment options available - full payment or by instalment.

In order to pay rent in three instalments, you will need to provide evidence of a UK-based guarantor, such as a family member or friend. The first rent instalment must be paid 10 days prior to your tenancy start date. Your second rent payment will be due in January, and your third and final rent instalment will be due in May.

If you are unable to provide a UK-based guarantor, your rent payment will need to be made a year in advance, in full, 10 days prior to your tenancy start date.

For those students paying in instalments, the rent payment dates are:

1st instalment – 10 days prior to your tenancy start date
2nd instalment – the following January
3rd instalment – the following May
These can also be found on your tenancy agreement.

Please note that we don’t accept cash.

Remember: if you have chosen to pay by repeat card transaction, please ensure that you have sufficient funds available in your account at least one working day prior to the rent due date.

Booking Info

To apply for and book, a flat or bedroom at the property, you must pay £100 to reserve the room (described herein as “Reservation Rent”). 

You will have 15 days from making your booking to sign the Tenancy Agreement. The Reservation Rent is fully refundable if you cancel your booking within this period. 

Once the Tenancy Agreement has been signed, the Reservation Rent will be held until the first rental payment falls due under your Tenancy Agreement, and will be offset against the amount due. 

To cancel your booking you must tell us in writing by sending an email to us :

You may be eligible to be released from your agreement if: 

Your offer of a place at your preferred University/Higher Education institution is withdrawn as a result of you not achieving the required entry grades, you have surpassed your required entry grades and choose to go to a different University or you have extenuating circumstances that prevent you taking your place at University. 

In order to meet the criteria you will need one of the following: 

• To provide a written rejection letter from your chosen university/Higher Education Institute 

• To provide a copy of the acceptance letter from your new university 

• Evidence as to why you cannot take your place 

You will be required to pay a deposit (“Deposit”) at the commencement of the Residential Period. This payment will be collected with your first rental payment. 

Your Deposit will be held under a Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme and will be used as security against any damage to the Room, the Flat or the Property (fair wear and tear excepted), any damage to the furnishings or other equipment provided (fair wear and tear excepted) and any unpaid Rent or other charges incurred during the duration of your Tenancy Agreement. The balance of the Deposit will be paid to you within 28 days after the termination of the Tenancy Agreement, less any reasonable costs incurred for the breach of any obligation under the Tenancy Agreement.

It is important that you understand that when you sign your Tenancy Agreement, you are entering into a legal agreement with the Landlord, and are liable for the full rent due for the Residential Period. 

Cancellation of your Booking by Property

Our terms and conditions reflect that you are required to sign your Tenancy Agreement within 15 days of completing your online booking and paying your Reservation Rent. 

If you have failed to sign your agreement within the above period, we may give you notice by email of your failure to do so which may lead to the cancellation of your booking, and no refund of the Reservation Rent. 

Your Reservation Rent will be refunded by us if we cancel your booking.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Will my room be cleaned?

Room cleaning is generally not included in your rent (although some of our residences offer room cleaning as part of the rental package), so you will be responsible for cleaning your room. If you’re not a fan of doing the cleaning yourself, we offer a range of room cleaning services. You can choose from weekly, monthly, ad hoc and end-of-tenancy cleans.

Q. Do I have to pay for a TV License?

You will be responsible for providing a TV licence should you use a TV in your room/apartment

Q. Who can be a qualified UK Guarantor?

A resident of the United Kingdom being Northern Ireland, Wales, Scotland and England. A resident needs to be someone who resides within the UK and is recognised as a resident for tax purposes with HMRC.
The guarantor must have a fixed address – Proof of address, in the form of a utility bill (less than 3 months old), and photo ID is required.
The guarantor must be able to enter their National Insurance number when completing the booking.

Why book The Neighbourhood Cardiff with Unilodgers