Hamstead Hall is a lovely Grade II listed building full of character which stands at the centre of the campus looking out over extensive parkland grounds. Inside the Hall, kitchens and bathrooms are cleaned daily by our on-site team of cleaners. All you have to do is your dishes!
Student bedrooms are located throughout the main Hamstead Hall building. Each room comes equipped with a desk, chair, wardrobe, set of drawers, bookshelf, single bed, mattress cover and a bin. All rooms also benefit from an up to 100 Mb WiFi internet connection, IPTV (tv on your laptop through the internet) and an internal phone system which can be used to contact Security, the Accommodation Team or anyone else that lives at Hamstead Campus free of charge.
Hamstead Campus is located in the Handsworth Wood area of Birmingham just 3 miles from the city centre. Within a 5 minute walk along College Road you'll find a Tesco Express, a local Co op foodstore and a range of local shops including a post office. Also nearby are a leisure centre and Handsworth Park which is around 60 acres with a lake, cricket pitch and a second, larger leisure centre with swimming pool. The city centre is easily accessible by bus.
Hamstead Campus is well served by public transport. There are four bus routes which pass by the campus heading to a variety of destinations including: Birmingham city centre (for BCU's City Centre Campus; Millenium Point; UCB; University of Law, Ulster University's Birmingham Campus); BCU's City North Campus at Perry Barr and the One Stop shopping centre; Harborne and Selly Oak (for University of Birmingham). The local train station is 1 mile from the campus and has direct links to Birmingham New Street train station, Wolverhampton and Walsall. The train also provides great links to Birmingham International Airport with low fares.