If you’re looking for somewhere to store your stuff over the summer, it can be tricky knowing where to look. It’s also useful if you’re changing your student home and need somewhere temporary for all your stuff. If you’re in Cardiff, then here are some self storage units near you.

Blue Self Storage Cardiff

Address: Wentloog Corporate Park, Wentloog, Cardiff, CF3 2ER

Blue self storage in Cardiff is around a 15 minute drive from the city centre, and has a range of storage units to choose from. Their smallest one is 48 sq. ft and costs £15 a week. Obviously the price goes up as the storage unit gets bigger, but you can see everything they offer on their website. They are also open 24/7 and every day of the year, meaning you can pick up your storage whenever you want! If you’re struggling to work out how much space you’ll need, there is also a storage calculator on their website, making things easier for you.

Big Yellow Self Storage

Address: 65 Penarth Road, Cardiff, CF10 5DL

This self storage unit is right next to Cardiff’s city centre, making it really convenient for students! The prices on this website depends on how long you’re staying there for, but a 50 sq. ft storage unit for 8 weeks would cost you around £15. However, they do offer smaller storage units if you don’t need that much space, but obviously offer bigger ones as well. You can also reserve these storage units for free! Check out their website to find out more!


Address: 1-2 Davis Street, Cardiff, CF24 2FU

This is another self storage unit that’s near Cardiff city centre. They have storage units from 10 sq. ft all the way to 250 sq. ft! Since they offer a discount for the first 8 weeks, you would only be paying £6 a week for a 10 sq. ft storage unit! However after the initial 8 weeks, the price does go up to £12. Their website has more information on what other storage units are available if 10 sq. ft is too small.

Storage Giant

Address: 376 Newport Road, Cardiff, CF23 9AE

Storage Giant is a self storage unit in Cardiff that also has 24/7 CCTV to make sure your stuff isn’t stolen. However, they don’t have as many size options, as they only offer 6 sizes between 25 sq. ft and 200 sq. ft. This storage unit is probably one of the cheapest options, coming in at £42.50 for 4 weeks. If you want to book this one yourself, then go to their website!

Pink Storage

Address: East Bay Close, Cardiff, CF10 4BA

Pink Storage have three different locations in Cardiff, these being the city centre, Sloper Road, and Pontprennau. To give you a feel about prices, they offer a 160 sq. ft storage unit for £20 per week, but this is only for the first 8 weeks as it then goes up to £40. If you want to find a price for a smaller storage unit, you can either ring them or sign up on their website.

Finding the right place to store your things can be stressful, so hopefully this article has made things easier for you! Remember, have a look around at a bunch of different places to find the best deals, and always read the reviews before committing to a company!

Find more advice about living in Cardiff as a student on our dedicated Cardiff page.