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Albert Road, Elm Grove & Fawcett Road


Student Hub

Prime Location

Wealth of Amenities


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Southsea is the most popular student area in Portsmouth. It’s walking distance from the University of Portsmouth and there’s also a free university bus available. Go down Elm Grove and Albert Road to find shops, restaurants, and bars that will suit all tastes. The rent prices in Southsea vary, with properties closer to the seafront being more expensive. However, there are plenty of affordable student properties in the area to chose from.


  • University of Portsmouth: 1.8 km
  • Portsmouth & Southsea Train Station: 2.1 km
  • Southsea Common: 2.2 km
  • The Wedgewood Rooms: 0.2 km
  • Southsea's Pie and Vinyl: 1.6 km
  • The Deco: 0.8 km
  • Gin & Olive: 0.6 km

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Images courtesy of: Flickr under the Creative Commons License, "The golden Coast" (CC BY 2.0) by Matty Ring, "The Warm Side" (CC BY 2.0) by Matty Ring, "albert road" (CC BY-ND 2.0) by jon crel, "PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR" (CC BY-SA 2.0) by ronsaunders47

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