Sometimes people forget that the halls on offer from your university are not the only ones you can choose from! In fact, there are lots of different (and often nicer) student halls providers across the country. To help you find the student accommodation which best suits you, we’ve got a list of the best student accommodation providers in the UK.
Locations available: Aberdeen, Bath, Belfast, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Chester, Coventry, Durham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Newcastle, Nottingham, Southampton, Swansea, Wrexham and York
Student Roost is well known, and it is clear why. They won Top Student Accommodation Operators Award in 2019, and offer students great value for money. Their accommodation is stylish, with top quality facilities. Students can rent with Student Roost in 19 cities across the UK, including Aberdeen, Birmingham, Newcastle, Southampton and Swansea.
Locations available: Birmingham, Bristol, Cambridge, Cardiff, Cheltenham, Coventry, Derby, Exeter, Gloucester, Ipswich, Leicester, London, Newcastle, Nottingham, Portsmouth, Sheffield and Southampton
Collegiate is synonymous with luxurious student living. They have student accommodation in Birmingham, Edinburgh, Bournemouth, Nottingham and Liverpool. The buildings are stylish and modern and focus on encouraging students to meet new people with exclusive events throughout the year.
Locations available: Preston, Liverpool, Bradford, London, Ormskirk, Manchester, Salford, Falmouth, Truro, Glasgow, Dundee, Brighton, Stratford-upon-Avon
One of the bigger names on the list, Sanctuary have comfortable, affordable and stylish accommodation available in Preston, Liverpool, Manchester, Salford and Truro. Their accommodation is all-inclusive, and provides ample opportunities for socialising!
Locations available: Huddersfield, Sheffield and Wolverhampton
DIGS have made a name for themselves through event schedules and wellbeing support programmes for their students. But that’s not to say their accommodation is shabby – with affordable student accommodation in Huddersfield, Sheffield and Wolverhampton, they have truly earned a spot on the list of best student accommodation providers in the UK.
Locations available: Aberdeen, Aberystwyth, Birmingham, Bolton, Bradford, BrightonBristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Colchester, Coventry, Derby, Dublin, Dundee, Durham. Edinburgh, Egham, Exeter, Glasgow, Guildford, High Wycombe, Kingston Upon Thames, Lancaster, Leamington Spa, Leeds, Leicester, Lincoln, Liverpool, London, Loughborough, Luton, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Norwich, Oxford, Plymouth, Preston, Reading, Sheffield, Southampton, St Andrews, Stirling, Stoke-On-Trent, Warwick, York
Homes for Students have over 21,000 spaces in over 35 cities across the country. They offer student rooms, studios and apartments all complete with modern furnishings, kitchens, fast WiFi and all-inclusive utility bills. On top of that, there are security and reception teams onsite to ensure that every resident has the best and easiest experience living there.
Locations available: Cambridge, Coventry, Exeter, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Newcastle
Downing Students has over 30 years of experience in providing student accommodation. What started as a family-run business now has excellent value for money student accommodation in 10 cities up and down the UK, with great transport links and access to local amenities.
Locations available: Edinburgh, Glasgow, Newcastle, York, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Sheffield, Nottingham, Birmingham, Bristol, London, Southampton
Vita Student has one of the best-rated student accommodation experiences. They have halls in 13 cities across the UK, and living with Vita Student provides students with access to entrepreneurial insights and exclusive events. The halls have en-suite rooms, graduate prospects and everything a student might need.
Locations available: Bath, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Bristol, Cambridge, Canterbury, Cardiff, Coventry, Derby, Dundee, Edinburgh, Egham, Exeter, Falmouth and Penryn, Guildford, Hatfield, Kingston upon Thames, Lancaster, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Loughborough, Manchester, Newcastle, Norwich, Nottingham, Oxford, Plymouth, Portsmouth, Preston, Reading, Sheffield, Southampton, Stirling, Swansea, York
With a whopping 31 locations, CRM students have been rate highly for years. They’ve got 23,000 beds nationwide and all of their properties are finished to a high standard with studios, shared apartments and boutique rooms on offer.
Locations available: Aberdeen, Bath, Belfast, Birmingham, Bournemouth, Brighton, Bristol, Canterbury, Cardiff, Chester, Coventry, Derby, Durham, Edinburgh, Exeter, Glasgow, Kingston, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Loughborough, Newcastle, Norwich, Oxford, Paisley, Sheffield, Stirling, Stoke-on-Trent, Wembley
Fresh Student Living has over 16,000 studios and ensuite rooms in the UK and Ireland. They have high-quality, all-inclusive student accommodation that focuses on the comfort of its residents. The buildings have social hubs and exclusive events as well as helpful on-site staff who aim to make every student’s experience perfect.