Victoria Hall Cardiff Shand House

20 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0DB   View Map

Shand House is a modern and stylish student accommodation situated in the heart of Cardiff. It comprises of en-suite studios and two, four and six bed flats. All rooms come with Three Quarter size beds, modern facilities and your very own flat screen TV.

Living here means that you’re only a few minutes walk away from all the bars, restaurants and shops in the city centre. As a bonus, we have an on-site Starbucks and convenience store!

Shand House is the perfect place for students looking for style and convenience in the vibrant and lively Welsh Capital.

Flat screen TVs in every bedroom with Freeview and large common room with a large flat screen TV. Starbucks and a convenience store in the same building and a café opposite. Contents insurance included and on site laundry.


Q - How close is the university?

A - Cardiff Metropolitan University is only a minute walk away; 6 minutes' walk to University of South Wales (Atrium Campus); 6 minutes' walk to Cardiff University; 14 minutes' walk to University of Wales.

Q - How far is the city centre?

A - Shand House is situated in the heart of Cardiff.

Q - Where is the nearest supermarket?

A - The Sainsbury's on Queen Street which is a 3-minute walk.

Q - Is there a medical centre nearby?

A - The Independent General Practice on Newpoer Road is a 2-minute walk away.

Q - Where is the nearest cashpoint?

A - Just a 3-minute walk away.

Q - Where is the nearest police station?

A - The Cardiff Central Police Station on King Edward VII Avenue is 15 minutes' walk away.

Q - Where is the nearest post office?

A - 6 minutes' walk away.

Q - Where is the nearest gym?

A - The closest gym can be found within the Capitol Shopping Centre which is a 5-minute walk.

Q - How far are the bus/train stations?

A - The Cardiff Queen Street train station is only a 5-minute walk away.

Q - Where's the nearest bus stop?

A - Just outside the Shand House.

Q - What's in my room?

A - Your room is fully furnished with: large bed, study desk & chair, wardrobe, shelves, shower and WC, flat screen TV and WiFi.

Q - What is included in the kitchen?

A - Kitchens come equipped with: modern fitted appliances, fridge with freezer compartment and breakfast bar with bar stool seating.

Q - Who cleans my flat?

A - You are responsible for cleaning your room.

Q - Can I bring a pet?

A - Sorry, pets are not permitted on any Derwent Students properties.

Q - Where can I do my laundry?

A - There is a laundrette on site.

Q - Can I personalise my room?

A - A large pin board is provided in the bedroom for posters. We ask that you don't put posters on your walls as any damage caused will be chargeable.

Q - Can I have guests to stay?

A - Guests are permitted for a maximum of 2 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.

Q - Is there anywhere I can store my bike?

A - There is a bike shed on site which is free to use.

Q - Where do I collect my post from?

A - Letters are sent directly to post boxes. We can sign for larger parcels, which you can collect from reception once processed.

Q - How do I report maintenance issues?

A - Any issues should be reported to reception.

Q - Can I change my room?

A - You may be able to change your room in exceptional circumstances if alternative rooms are available.

Q - Do I need to have a TV Licence?

A - You will need to purchase a TV licence if you wish to watch or stream live TV in your flat. It can be shared between flatmates.

Q - What events do you arrange on the site?

A - We arrange several events throughout the year, site staff will keep you informed of any upcoming events so keep your eyes and ears open.

Q - What facilities are there on site?

A - Laundrette, bike storage, lift, hospitality office, common room, CCTV.

Q - Can I store my possessions in the summer?

A - If you are staying with us for the next academic year we may be able to store non-valuable items.

Q - Can I book for summer?

A - This depends on availability. If we are fully booked, current students can extend their stay for a week, or new residents can arrive a week early.

Q - Can I arrive early?

A - Please contact the site team to check whether your room will be vacated and cleaned by the time you want to arrive.

Q - What about safety and security on site?

A - We have CCTV on site. 

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