Known for its maritime heritage and historic Barbican district, Plymouth is a port city in Devon, southwest England. It is one of Europe’s most vibrant waterfront cities, with so much to explore. It is home to three universities — University of Plymouth, Plymouth Marjon University, and the Plymouth College of Art. These well-known universities make Plymouth a hot favourite with international students from all walks of life, which makes finding good student accommodation Plymouth quite difficult.
Universities in Plymouth have struggled to accommodate such a great number of students in the student hall, thereby creating a huge demand for private student housing. These off-campus student home are located within walking distance of the city’s top universities to help residents cut down on both money and time on their daily travel.
Those looking for a private student room in Plymouth should visit student accommodation websites to compare the wide variety of options available and make a well-informed decision about the best student accommodation. All these properties offer an array of room types like – student flat, student apartment, student studio, as well as a shared and en-suite room. These off-campus alternatives are fully-furnished and offer modern amenities like bike storage, games area, television, laundry, gym, private study room, lounge area, courtyard, communal kitchen, and more. All the properties are pre-verified by the University Living team to ensure compliance with our superior quality standards.
A short walk from this historic heart of the city is Plymouth Hoe, which is home to the striking red-and-white-striped former lighthouse, Smeaton’s Tower, the art-deco, open-air swimming pool, and a number of statues and memorials. It’s also a popular place to stroll and sunbathe. You can even navigate the city by boat or even try your hand at water sports. With the freshest seafood, cosy cafes, a plethora of pubs, and stunning views, there's plenty of dining delights just waiting to be discovered along the waterfront. Students can enjoy the famous Plymouth Seafood Festival, a two-day celebration held in September every year. It includes quayside stalls, a cookery theatre with top chefs demonstrating the best ways to prepare the freshly caught seafood, street entertainment, and more. Students can shop their heart out as the city offers a fantastic shopping experience, with an amazing mix of top brand names and creative independents. Plymouth is a lively waterfront city packed full of attractions, entertainment, sightseeing, activities, and shopping.