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Cartwright Court

Available to: undergraduates and undergraduates with non standard residential periods

A hall close to local shops and amenities on Albany Road.


Cartwright Court is a hall located in a residential area close to the good local shopping area in Albany Road. It is within walking distance of both the Cathays Park campus and Heath Park campus.

It is very easy to meet and get to know people. The rooms were comfortable, clean and enjoyable to live in.
Lavonah L. Ditlhako
Cartwright Court

Distance to campuses

Main Building Heath Park campus
Distance 1 mile 1.5 miles
Walking 20 minutes 30 minutes
Cycling 10 minutes 15 minutes
Bus Albany Road, Cardiff Bus 52
Monthemer Road, Cardiff Bus 95

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


Shop Crwys Road
Supermarket Crwys Road (Co-op)
Fast food Crwys Road
Bar Crwys Road
Sports facilities Cardiff University Fitness and Squash Centre
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  • Self-catered
  • Shared bathroom facilities
  • Shared kitchen/dining areas
  • Flats for 6 students (each pair of rooms share an adjoining bathroom)
  • Houses for 4-6 students
  • Network connection point and Wi-Fi access
  • Bicycle sheds
  • Laundry
  • Quiet living option for undergraduates (shared flats/houses with other students who have also expressed an interest in a quiet living environment)


  • 1 x one bedroom flat with 1 double bedroom, living/dining/kitchen and bathroom
  • Wi-Fi available for partners/spouses. Only registered students can use the network connection point


  • 3 x two bedroom flat with 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, living/dining/kitchen and bathroom
  • Wi-Fi available for family members. Only registered students can use the network connection point

All Couples/Families are expected to seek alternative accommodation for subsequent years as the period of residence cannot be extended beyond the first year.

Session 2019/2020

Standard residential period (September to June)

Shared bathroom houses 1 - 16 £4409.08(2 X £1469.69 and 1 X £1469.70) 
Shared bathroom houses A & B £4770.48 (3 X £1590.16)  
Car parking £163(2 X £54.33 and 1 X £54.34) 

Full year residential period (September to September)

1 bedroom flat £8684.21(2 X £2894.74 and 1 X £2894.73) Couples/families
2 bedroom flat £9621.20(2 X £3207.07 and 1 X £3207.06) Couples/families

Non standard residential period

Shared bathroom houses Variable according to individual course dates, fees will be calculated according to the daily rate for the Standard Residential Period.
Please note: these residential periods may include placement periods when you will be paying residences fees but may not be occupying your room.

Claire Donovan

Assistant Residences Manager

+44(0)29 2251 0596

Jaime Bradley

Residences Manager

+44 (0)29 2087 4615

How to apply

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Quick facts

Students 172
Catering Self-catered
Type Shared bathroom
One bed flat
Two bed flat

Rooms available for

  • Couples
  • Disabled students
  • Families
  • Quiet living (undergraduate)
  • Quiet living (postgraduate)
  • Welsh speakers and learners


Cartwright Court
Daviot Street
Roath Park
CF24 4SS

+44 (0)29 2251 0596