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Student Houses/Flats (Village)

Available to: undergraduates and postgraduates

Perfect for the Cathays Park campus and the City Centre.


The University has a number of student houses located in the Cathays and Roath areas. They are conveniently located close to the Cathays Park campus, the Students' Union and the City Centre.

Student Houses (Village)

Distance to campuses

Main Building Heath Park campus
Distance 0.75 miles 1.75 miles
Walking 15 minutes 35 minutes
Cycling 7 minutes 17 minutes
Bus n/a Park Place, Cardiff Bus 95

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


Shop Salisbury Road
Supermarket City Centre (Sainsburys)
Fast food City Centre
Bar Students' Union
Sports facilities Cardiff University Fitness and Conditioning Centre
View all of the University's sports facilities
Laundry Hodge Hall
  • Self-catered
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen/dining areas
  • Flats for 4-11 students
  • Network connection point and Wi-Fi access
  • Quiet living option for undergraduates and postgraduates (shared flats/houses with other students who have also expressed an interest in a quiet living environment)


2 x one bedroom flat with 1 double bedroom, living room, kitchen and bathroom


4 x two bedroom flat with 1 double bedroom, 1 bedroom with twin beds/bunk beds, living room, kitchen and bathroom

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 2018/2019 (prices for 2019/2020 will be available from May 2019)

Standard residential period (September to June)

Shared bathroom £4165.27(2 X £1388.42 and 1 X £1388.43) 
Shared bathroom small£3823.81(2 X £1274.60 and 1 X £1274.61) 

Full year residential period (September to September)

Shared bathroom £5517.83(2 X £1839.28 and 1 X £1839.27)Postgraduate only
1 bedroom flat £8242.64 (2 X £2747.55 and 1 X £2747.54)  
2 bedroom flat£9150.91(2 X £3050.30 and 1 X £3050.31)

Joanne Hooper

Assistant Residences Manager

+44 (0)29 2087 4864

Rhian Watkins

Senior Assistant Residences Manager

+44 (0)29 2087 4865

Debra Jones

Residences Manager

+44 (0)29 2087 4863

List of residences

Quick facts

Students 224
Catering Self-catered
Type Shared bathroom
One bed flat
Two bed flat
Full year
No car parking within a 3 mile radius

Rooms available for

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


Student Houses (Village)

+44 (0)29 2087 5709