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Windsor House Cardiff
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Windsor House

0.29 miles
Windsor Ln, Cardiff CF10 3DE, United Kingdom
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£178/week

11 Park Pl, Cathays, Cardiff CF10 3FH, United Kingdom
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£251/week

Summit House Cardiff
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Summit House

0.23 miles
9-10 Windsor Pl, Cardiff CF10 3BX, United Kingdom
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£219/week

Eclipse

0.60 miles
Newport Rd Ln, Cardiff CF24 0SP, United Kingdom
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£181/week

Zenith

0.54 miles
Zenith, Herbert St, Cardiff CF10 4DG, United Kingdom
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£189/week

35 The Parade, Cardiff CF24 3AD, United Kingdom
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£175/week

Howard Gardens

0.12 miles
Howard Gardens, Cardiff CF24 0FA, United Kingdom
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£158/week

Capital Quarter, Tyndall St, Cardiff CF10 4BZ, United Kingdom
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£163/week

Livin

0.19 miles
Livin 21-27 City Rd, Cardiff CF24 3BJ, United Kingdom
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£180/week

The Fitzalan

0.16 miles
Newport Rd, Cardiff CF24 0AN, United Kingdom
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£162/week

Glendower House

0.27 miles
St Andrew's Ln, Cardiff CF10 3DJ, United Kingdom
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£190/week

Cambrian Point

1.28 miles
Cambrian Point, Maindy Rd, Cardiff CF24 4HJ, United Kingdom
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£164/week

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About Cardiff

Cardiff is a beautiful city and is home to lavish castles, ecstatic bays, and some of the best universities like Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University, and the Royal Welsh University of Music & Drama Cardiff. It offers a blend of modern development and historical artefacts from a historical perspective. As the capital of Wales, Cardiff offers a wealth of opportunities for students who choose to call the city home. There is a large student population, which means that the capital's friendly community benefits from the vibrant student spirit. To top it all off, Cardiff is considered one of the pleasant, student-friendly, and most inexpensive places to live as a student - a big plus.

Student Accommodation in Cardiff

Student accommodation in Cardiff can be found all over the city. Cathays, located north of the city centre, is always a great place to start your flat search. With easy access to public transportation and close proximity to Cardiff University, this neighborhood is always a good address for university visitors.

Top Demanded Affordable Student Accommodation in Cardiff

Living throughout the city is a breeze. It offers some of the most affordable yet luxurious student housing in Cardiff. Some of the best areas to live in the city include

Cardiff's City Centre: Cardiff's city centre consists of three main shopping streets: Queen Street, St. Mary's Street, and Hayes Street, as well as major shopping centres and numerous arcades and alleys that contain some smaller specialty stores and boutiques.

Cardiff Bay: Riverside is mainly terraced housing and until 2016 also included the large houses of Pontcanna and Cathedral Road. The area has a diverse population, including people of Bangladeshi, Sikh, and Chinese descent, especially south of Cowbridge Road and around Tudor Street, making it an ideal place for students to live. You will find several student rooms in Cardiff in this area.

Newtown Cardiff: It is a residential area known as "Little Ireland" because of its large Irish population. It was known as one of Cardiff's "5 Towns" and is considered a safe and affordable place for students to live.

The student apartments in Cardiff, United Kingdom are designed to provide comfort to the students. Some of the best-recommended postgraduate accommodations in Cardiff are:

1. Crown Place Cardiff

2. The Neighbourhood Cardiff

3. Eclipse Cardiff

4. Cambrian Point Cardiff

5. Adam Street Garden Cardiff

6. Bridge Street Exchange Cardiff

7. Vita Student Park Place Cardiff

8. Howard Gardens Cardiff

Cost of Living in Cardiff

Moving to a new city is often overwhelming and confusing. Whether it's the question of student accommodation or the budget, everyone always thinks twice before making a decision. If you are new to Cardiff, United Kingdom, and are wondering how much budget would you need for your living in the city, then find it below.

1. Rent of International Student Accommodation in Cardiff: Starts From £520/ month onwords

2. Cost of Food and Groceries: £300 - £400/ month

3. Cost of Gas and Electricity Bill: 60- £100/ month

4. Cost of Internet & mobile phone: £60 - £80/ month

5. Cost of Laundry: £20- £40/ month

6. Cost of Clothing: £50-£100/ month

7. Cost of Travel (buses, trams, trains): £50-£80 / month

Student Life in Cardiff

Students have plenty to do in Cardiff with its vibrant city center. This thriving city is rich in culture, with Cardiff Castle, Castell Coch, Cardiff Bay, and the National Museum offers a wealth of treasures to discover. And the gastronomic scene and impressive shopping are also worth exploring.

Foodies will get their money's worth in Cardiff, where there is a huge selection of dishes to choose from. Wiwo was voted the best takeaway in Cardiff a few years ago and is ideal for a meal on a budget. As well as the usual venues such as Oceana and Revs, Cardiff is also home to a number of independent clubs and bars.

Travel Options in Cardiff

Moving around Cardiff is easy and convenient because of the exceptional public transport services around the city. Most of the university students prefer walking to/from the student residence in Cardiff as they usually prefer nearby stays. For other travel purposes, there are public transports available. These include taxis, cars, bicycle, and more.

Tourist Attractions near Student Flats in Cardiff

If you are a wanderer, or are coming to Cardiff for your further education, then you are in for a great surprise. This beautiful city has many worth-visiting places that one must explore when in Cardiff. Some of these famous tourist attractions include:

1. Cardiff Castle

2. Cardiff Bay

3. City Centre

4. Wales Millenium Centre

5. The Pierhead

Top Universities Near Student Studios in Cardiff

1. Cardiff Business School

Cardiff University in Cardiff, Wales, has a business school called Cardiff Business School. Elizabeth II inaugurated it in 1987 after it was built in its present configuration. 3,000 students are presently enrolled annually at Cardiff Business School, 700 of them are graduate students.

2. Cardiff School of Engineering

With more than 1500 undergraduate and postgraduate students, Cardiff School of Engineering was established as a part of the Cardiff University’s College of Physical Sciences.

3. University of South Wales

Founded in the year 1841, The University of South Wales is a public institution in the UK with campuses in Cardiff, Newport and Pontypridd. This outstanding university is the second largest institution in Wales in terms of the number of students and offers approximately 500 undergraduate and postgraduate programmes to the students.

4. School of Journalism, Media and Culture

The School of Journalism, Media and Culture is Cardiff University's school for training in media. The university was founded in 1970 as Cardiff Journalism School. It was founded by Sir Tom Hopkinson. The school is observed to be one of the best training centres for journalists.

5. WE Bridge Academy

The academy offers a range of courses that is for everyone. Courses such as English Language, Summer Academic Programme, International Foundation Programme and more are available at the Academy.

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Q. Which is the best student accommodation in Cardiff?

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Some of the best student accommodation in Cardiff are Windsor House, Vita Student Park Place, Summit House, Eclipse, Zenith, The Neighbourhood, etc.

Q. How can I book my student rooms in Cardiff?

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Visit our website: University Living, type in Cardiff in the search button, and you will get a list of student rooms in Cardiff, compare different properties and book the one you like! If you need our assistance, our accommodation experts are available round the clock to help you with the process.

Q. How much is the rent of student accommodation in Cardiff?

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The student accommodation rent in Cardiff starts from £158/week onwards. It's all—inclusive of rent, amenities and utility bills!

Q. What are the amenities available in student housing in Cardiff?

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Some of the popular amenities available in student housing in Cardiff are TV, Sofa, Storage Space, Laundry Room, Dishwasher, Gym, Outdoor Balcony, Games Room, Study Room, etc.

Q. What room types are offered in Cardiff to students?

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There are student studios in Cardiff and en-suite student rooms in Cardiff available for students to rent.

Q. Which accommodation is the closest to the University of Cardiff?

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Howard Gardens Cardiff is the closest to the University of Cardiff. It is 15 minutes walking distance to the campus, 16 mins on public transit and 6 mins on a car ride.

Q. Can I leave my Cardiff student accommodation in the middle of my contract?

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This will depend upon the cancellation policy of the Cardiff student accommodation. If you want more detailed information, our accommodation experts will guide and assist you with the cancellation policies and process.

Q. How to find fully furnished student housing in Cardiff?

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You can find furnished student accommodation in Cardiff at University Living – the one place to find global housing in Cardiff and worldwide.

Q. How to find short-term student accommodation in Cardiff?

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You can find short-term accommodation in Cardiff on University Living. The availability will depend on the property leasing it out. If you are seeking for short-term stay in Cardiff, our accommodation experts can help you find one.

Q. What are the most affordable student housing in Cardiff?

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The most affordable student housing rent in Cardiff is Howard Gardens starting from £158/week onwards. It comes fully furnished, equipped with modern amenities and inclusive of utility bills. 

Q. Can I share a room with my friend in student accommodation in Cardiff?

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Yes, you can opt for a shared student room in Cardiff or a student apartment in Cardiff with your friend. They come fully furnished, equipped with modern facilities and inclusive of utility bills. 

Q. What is the most popular transportation in Cardiff for students?

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The most popular transportation in Cardiff for students is the bus and the train.

Q. What is the mode of payment to pay rent for my private student accommodation in Cardiff?

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The student rentals in Cardiff may be paid via debit/credit cards or bank transfer. The rent may be paid either in full or in 3 instalments with a UK Guarantor. 

Q. Can a virtual tour be arranged for student rooms in Cardiff?

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Yes, you can request a virtual tour before booking your student rooms in Cardiff with us at University Living. Our experts will arrange and schedule and date and time for you to view the student home in Cardiff