Home to the dock from which the Titanic departed on its maiden voyage, Southampton is a city in Hampshire, England, and the largest in South East England. The city has a wide area of green cover with over 50 parks and green spaces. The New Forest National Park, known for its heathland, forest trails, and native ponies is just a 15-minutes’ away by train. Southampton is also home to two universities, namely the University of Southampton and Southampton Solent University. Together, they have a student population of over 40,000, which makes finding quality student accommodation in Southampton quite challenging.
The universities in Southampton have limited student hall which cannot accommodate such a large chunk of students, thereby creating a large demand for private student housing with campus-like facilities. These off-campus private home are fully-furnished and offer state-of-the-art amenities such as communal kitchen, courtyard, heater, common spaces to socialise, bike storage, study area, card-operated laundry, gym, and more. They are located within walking distance from the city’s top universities, so you can save both time and money on commute. These private accommodations offer a wide variety of student room based on your budget and other preferences – student apartment, student flat, shared and en-suite room, as well as a student studio.
Students looking for private student accommodation in Southampton should visit student accommodation websites to compare the wide variety of options available. These accommodations are pre-verified by the University Living team to ensure compliance with our superior quality standards. All of these properties are bills-inclusive and feature the latest security measures to ensure a safe and memorable stay at the residence.
Southampton has so much on offer culturally, historically, and socially, that you will be thoroughly entertained throughout your stay. The city is a great place to take part in a variety of water and sailing sports and be a part of the Isle of Wight for Cowes Week, one of the biggest sailing events of the year in the south. Southampton is home to some of the finest up-and-coming artists, not only in the UK but in the world. The city offers an iconic nightlife and a vibrant music scene, varied and ever-growing, from dedicated concert halls to pubs and clubs hosting DJ sets and open-mic nights. Southampton’s academic reputation has drawn in students from all over the world bringing their unique cultures to both the city and the University!