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Student accommodation in Bath City Centre, Bath

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Universities close to Bath City Centre




Theatre Royal Bath


Green Park


SouthGate Shopping Centre


Bath Spa Station




Theatre Royal Bath


Green Park


SouthGate Shopping Centre


Bath Spa Station


About student living in Bath City Centre


Student houses in Bath city centre are very conveniently located, just a twenty-minute bus ride away from both the University of Bath and Bath Spa University. As Bath Spa train station is also in the area, it’s easy to get around the wider city, visit friends at neighbouring universities, or pop home for a weekend visit.


Student accommodation in Bath city centre is just a stone’s throw away from an abundance of history and culture. Explore the Roman Baths or take a walk through Royal Crescent and enjoy the stunning architecture. To take a relaxing stroll or hang out with friends on the grass, head to Royal Victoria Park, Green Park, or Parade Gardens.

Food and Drink

There is an extensive selection of restaurants, cafes, bars, and pubs close to Bath city centre student accommodation. Enjoy a delicious pizza at the Oven or tuck into everything from small plates to a burger at Cosy Club. Grab a relaxed pint with friends at The Raven or The King of Wessex, or savour a cocktail at The Dark Horse or Juno Bar and Kitchen.


You’ll never get bored living in student housing in Bath city centre as there’s so much to do. Watch a live performance at Theatre Royal Bath or The Forum, or explore the exhibitions at Victoria Art Gallery or the Fashion Museum. Or, you can enjoy an amazing student night at Moles or Komedia.


If you love shopping, Bath city centre student accommodation is perfect for you. You can find everything from high street stores and independent boutiques to charity shops and markets on the streets of Bath. If you fancy a full-on shopping spree, you can head to SouthGate Bath shopping centre.

Student Housing

The wide range of student accommodation Bath city centre has to offer means there is something for everyone. There are student lets in Bath city centre to suit every taste and budget, from shared houses to purpose-built apartments. Have a browse of our student housing in Bathwick and find your next home, today.

FAQs about student accommodation in Bath City Centre

Is Bath city centre a student area?

As student houses in Bath city centre are within commutable distance of both Bath Spa University and the University of Bath, the area is very popular with students.

What is Bath city centre famous for?

Bath city centre is famous for attractions like the Roman Baths and the Royal Crescent, as well as streets of Georgian townhouses.

How far is Bath Spa University from Bath city centre?

Bath Spa University is just over five kilometres from Bath city centre. You can get from student houses in Bath city centre to the university campus in just twenty minutes on the bus.

How far is Bath Spa train station from the city centre?

Bath Spa train station is about half a kilometre away from the city centre. You can walk there in less than ten minutes.

Is Bath city centre a good place to live?

Bath city centre is a great place to live, with plenty of history and culture, as well as lots of shops, restaurants, and bars to enjoy. As a result, student housing in Bath city centre is in high demand every year.

Where do students live in Bath?

As there are two universities in the city, students live in lots of different areas across Bath. Typically, they will live in student accommodation in Bath city centre, Bathwick, Combe Down, Odd Down, Oldfield Park, Southdown, and Widcombe.

Are bills included in the cost?

Many student houses in Bath city centre are now advertised with bills included in the price. Where this is the case, your rental price could include electricity, gas, internet, TV licence and water bills and this is clearly stated on the listing. Properties without bills included are also available, giving you the flexibility to choose your own energy and water suppliers and internet service provider.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

It is normal for property managers to require you to pay a security deposit at the time of booking or before you move in. Where a deposit is required and you are signing a tenancy agreement, your property manager must protect your deposit in a legally recognised tenancy deposit scheme. As long as you look after the property and have no deductions for damage or unpaid rent, your deposit will be returned to you after your tenancy agreement ends. Whilst tenancy deposits are legally capped at five weeks' rent per person, it is more common for student deposits to be in the lower £100-250 range.

How long does a tenancy agreement last for?

The majority of student accommodation in Bath city centre can be rented for fixed contract lengths. For purpose built student accommodation, 43 and 51-week fixed-term contracts are the most common. For shared houses, 52-week contracts are the most common and generally start in July to September.

Do you offer student accommodation for short-term stays?

Short-term student rentals in Bath city centre are becoming more popular every year. As a result, property managers are increasingly offering shorter tenancy lengths, whether for the summer period or for individual semesters and terms. This is more common in the purpose-built student accommodation sector than in shared student rental houses across Bath.

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