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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
Safe stays and flexible bookings + cancellations with Unilodgers Pandemic Shield. Read more
Student-certified: on Trustpilot

The world's largest student housing provider

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About Student Accommodation In Sheffield

Looking for a student accommodation in Sheffield? When you’re not busy at school or exploring the town, enjoy amenities like screening rooms for a movie, marathon weekends, lounges, study rooms, on-site laundry services, maintenance teams, and much more. With Unilodgers, you get to choose from 10000+ student rooms options with amenities that will make university life better. Choose a comfortable and budget-friendly flat to live starting from £71 per week only on Unilodgers. Here are the type of student rooms available on Unilodgers:

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

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

With so many accommodations close to the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University, you will always have plenty of options around you. Sheffield is home to the world’s two oldest football clubs—Sheffield F.C. and Hallam F.C., so be sure to catch a game! But if you’re not that into football, tour one of the inspiring art galleries and picturesque parks around the city. You can witness a bit of heaven at the Botanical Gardens or Peace Gardens or discover the world of art at The Crucible Theatre and Millennium Gallery, or Kelham Island Museum and Graves Gallery.

Worried about your safety during the Pandemic? We offer students studios in Sheffield at affordable prices if you want to stay alone. Private accommodations such as Sheffield 3, Nebula, Hollis Croft, Crown House, Cornerhouse and many more are covered under our Pandemic Shield and provide the safe and best housing experience.

Living in Sheffield as a Student

  • Cost of living: Sheffield is one of the affordable cities to live in the UK. To give you an idea grocery shopping will cost £90 monthly.

  • Student-friendly locations: Sheffield is filled with some very happening areas for students near major universities in the city. The best neighbourhoods for students in Sheffield are Crookes, Greenhill and Loxley areas.

  • Rent for students: With Unilodgers you need not worry about the amenities and bills as everything is included in the rent. Our affordable flats to rent in Sheffield starts from £71 and have offers up to £2750. 

Student Life in Sheffield

There is something for everyone to do and explore in Sheffield. Located in the English county of South Yorkshire and covered by over two million trees, Sheffield is an absolutely gorgeous city. 

  • Museums and Culture: The city is also known for its creative scene and you can spend an entire day looking at independent street art or take a tour of the city’s museums and art galleries. For entertainment, check out Sheffield Theatres, the largest theatre complex after London, where you can watch everything from musicals to drama. If you enjoy live music performances, then Leadmill and Corporation are great venues to check out. 

  • Parks and Picnic: If you love nature, you are in the very lap of it, as 60% of Sheffield lies in the Peak District National Park, where you can enjoy the most amazing natural views whilst walking or cycling. 

  • Festivals: Sheffield hosts annual festivals like Tramlines, Cliffhanger, and Sensoria, which you cannot miss out on! 

  • Restaurants, Cafes and Bars: If you’re looking to go to a bar or restaurant, you can choose from a variety along Ecclesall Road, West Street, or Division Street. However, if you feel like extending the night and going out clubbing, then Foundry and House of Hugo should be at the top of your list! 

Student Travel in Sheffield

No matter where you live, finding transportation to get around the city is simple thanks to convenient options like bus, train, and tram services located near all of our student flats in Sheffield. 

  • Bus: The FreeBee is a zero-fare bus service that runs a circular route around Sheffield's city centre from the Sheffield Interchange. With a MegaTravel or 16-18 Travel Pass, a single child concession bus and tram fare is 80p per journey. A 7-day ticket may be more cost-effective if you travel four or more days per week or take more than one bus or tram

  • Train: Trains that serve Sheffield include CrossCountry, TransPennine Express, and Northern. Sheffield has five other railway stations in addition to the central one.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much on an average does a student pay for accommodation in Sheffield?

On average, student homes in Sheffield rent for about £102 a week. With Unilodgers, you can find student living in Sheffield starting at just £70 a week. 

What are the different types of student accommodations available in Sheffield?

You will find a huge variety of student accommodation in Sheffield at Unilodgers. This includes both furnished shared and private flats for rent in Sheffield. If you’re looking for a more private space, you will also find student studio apartments in Sheffield. You can also find some great options for flats to rent in Sheffield with your friends. 

What are the best areas for students to live in Sheffield?

Sheffield is filled with some very happening areas for students near major universities in the city. The best neighbourhoods for students in Sheffield are Crookes, Greenhill and Loxley areas. You will find some of the most luxurious houses to rent in Sheffield around these areas and will also have the luxury of living right next to your campus!

How can I find affordable student accommodation in Sheffield?

You can find lots of houses for rent in Sheffield at Unilodgers that fit in your budget. To see your options, you can use the filters on top and choose the type of apartment, the location and the maximum rent. 

Does Unilodgers have short-term stays in Sheffield?

Yes, you can find short-term stays in Sheffield at Unilodgers. To see your options, use the Tenancy Duration filter on top of the page. 

Can students get discounts on accommodation in Sheffield?

Yes, Unilodgers has tons of value deals and bonus add-ons available on student homes in Sheffield. To view these offers in detail, you can visit the individual property pages. 

What’s the best mode of transportation in Sheffield?

To get around Sheffield, you can use its tram and bus services. You can access the centre and all corners of the city with these buses and trams. This also enables students to save a lot of money on transport.

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

Most of the Sheffield rent apartment options on Unilodgers are covered under the Pandemic Shield which protects you from the COVID uncertainties. This shield ensures your safety at the accommodation with measures like deep cleaning, social distancing markers, temperature checks, staff PPE kits, etc. To see more detail about the Pandemic Shield, visit the property pages.  

Do these accommodations provide WiFi to all residents?

WiFi is either included in rent or provided at no extra cost at most of the apartments for rent in Sheffield. For more details, please check the property pages. 

Are these accommodations secure?

Your safety at all the rooms for rent in Sheffield at Unilodgers is ensured with features like CCTV and secure door entry. Most of the homes for rent in Sheffield also have on-site staff to keep you safe. For more details about these features, please check the property pages.

What all is included in the rent?

Most of the student accommodations in Sheffield include electricity, water, and gas in the rent. Some of these student halls Sheffield also include WiFi and insurance in rent. To check the specific inclusions, please visit the property pages.