Located on the banks of the mighty Waikato River, Hamilton is a city in the North Island of New Zealand and the most populous city of the Waikato region. Due to the presence of many acclaimed universities, it attracts a large volume of domestic and international students every year, making it difficult to find quality student accommodation in Hamilton.
Universities in Hamilton have struggled to accommodate all enrolled students in the student hall, thereby creating a large demand for private student accommodation with campus-like facilities. These off-campus alternatives are located within walking distance of the city’s top universities to help residents cut down on both time and money on their daily commute.
Those looking for a private student room in the city should visit student accommodation websites to compare the wide variety of options available and make an informed decision about the best student housing. Students can choose from a wide variety of room types based on their budget and other preferences – student apartment, student flat, shared and en-suite room, as well as a student studio. All of these properties are fully-functional and offer state-of-the-art amenities like a common lounge area, games zone, study room, card-operated laundry, fully-equipped gym, Television, barbecue area, and more. These are pre-verified by the University Living team and their channel partners to ensure compliance with our superior quality standards. These are bills-inclusive and feature the latest security measures because every student deserves a happy student home.
Hamilton's central precinct is quite vibrant due to the large student population. It’s easy to explore the city via the well-connected public transport system. The buses run the full breadth of the city from downtown to Te Awa shopping area and the Hamilton Gardens. You can avail discounts on your rides via BUSIT card, which can be purchased at the Transport Centre and University of Waikato Student Centre. The city is packed with restaurants, cafes, a casino, and bars where you can dine, wine, and dance the night away. The city has beautiful black sand beaches and relaxed coastal holiday spots, which are only a short drive away. The city experiences an oceanic climate with warm and dry summers and cool and wet winters. Hamilton Gardens is the region's most popular tourist attraction and hosts the Hamilton Gardens Summer Festival each year. All of this and more make this a popular destination for students from around the world aspiring to start a new life in Hamilton.