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Talybont South

Part of the Talybont complex which is the largest of the University's residences

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate
  • Couples
  • Families
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Exterior of Talybont South
Kitchen at Talybont South
Bedroom at Talybont South
Exterior of Talybont South

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Quick facts

No. of students 1252
Main Building 1 mile
Heath Park campus 1.25 mile

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Talybont South is part of the Talybont complex which is the largest of the University’s residences and provides a range of social amenities including excellent sports facilities. This purpose-built development is situated close to large areas of parkland and is a short walk or cycle to most of the academic buildings.


Talybont South
Houses 1-27
Trotman Dickinson Place
CF14 3UU


+44 (0)29 2087 0267


Shop North Road (Tesco Express)
Supermarket Excelsior Way (Tesco Extra)
Fast food Talybont Social Centre
Bar Talybont Social Centre
Sports facilities Cardiff University Sports Training Village
Car parking No car parking within a 3 mile radius

Getting around

Main Building
Distance 1 mile
Walking 20 minutes
Cycling 10 minutes
Bus North Road, Cardiff Bus No. 27
Heath Park campus
Distance 1.25 miles
Walking 25 minutes
Cycling 12 minutes
Bus n/a

Please note: the timings given above are only provided as a guide.

  • Self-catered
  • Ensuite
  • Shared kitchen/dining areas
  • Flats for 4-8 students
  • Network connection point and Wi-Fi access
  • Bicycle sheds
  • Laundry
  • 2 rooms equipped with a flashing alarm and vibrating pillow, suitable for those with a hearing impairment

Undergraduate 'Plus'

One of the houses provides the following Undergraduate ‘Plus’ facilities:

  • Each flat contains crockery; cutlery; cooking utensils and colour television with licence paid
  • Each study bedroom contains a duvet and two sets of bed linen

Session 2016/2017

Standard residential period (September to June)
Type Total Instalments Notes
Ensuite £4444.40 (2 X £1481.47 and 1 X £1481.46)
Undergraduate 'Plus'
£4867.16 (2 X £1622.39 and 1 X £1622.38)
Full year residential period (September to September)
Type Total Instalments Notes
Ensuite £5887.60 (2 X £1962.53 and 1 X £1962.54) Postgraduate only
Name Position Telephone
Susan Parry, Deborah Randall Assistant Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272
Paul McParlin Senior Assistant Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272
Catherine Reed Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272


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Contact us

Residences Office
Cardiff University
PO Box 533
Southgate House
CF14 3XZ

Tel: +44 (0)29 2087 4849
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4661