The Most Student-Friendly Accommodations Near Bournemouth University

The Most Student-Friendly Accommodations Near Bournemouth University

Written by Pierre Noronha

Born and raised in Mumbai, Pierre Noronha thought that he was destined to be a Chartered Accountant, but all that changed when he discovered his love for writing. Taking this new found passion forward, he started working as a content writer for UniAcco.

Established in 1992, Bournemouth University is a public university in Bournemouth, Dorset, England. The university has 2 campuses –

  • Talbot
  • Lansdowne

Both these campuses are set near the centre of Bournemouth, thus offering close links to many of the town’s award-winning beaches and gardens. 

Despite its short life, Bournemouth University enjoys a modest reputation being ranked the 70th Best University in the UK by Complete (2020). The university also holds the distinction of working on a number of Hollywood films, including Gravity, which was awarded the Achievement in Visual Effects Oscar at the 86th Academy Awards in 2015. 

To enjoy a comfortable and stress-free life at Bournemouth University, it is important to choose an accommodation that lets you be in a state of zen. The accommodations listed in this blog do just that. So, without any further ado, here are the best Bournemouth University Accommodation –  

Home Park

Where?

Lansdowne Plaza, York Rd, Bournemouth BH1 3BW, UK

About Home Park

Home Park is a sterling student accommodation that provides 6-bed en-suite rooms and studio rooms. The great thing about this accommodation is that the studio rooms can host dual occupancy at no extra cost. Irrespective of your room choice, expect a WiFi connection, a study desk & chair and a wardrobe. Additional amenities provided by Home Park include bike storage, a games room, coffee machines, a theatre, vending machines, a lounge area and a smoking room. 

Home Park’s close proximity to Bournemouth University Lansdowne Campus has made this accommodation popular among students. You can find the Bournemouth train station just 9-minutes away on foot and St. Swithun’s Roundabout bus stop is just 2-minutes away. Cure those hunger pangs at one of the many restaurants like The Full Plate Hotel, The Escoffier Restaurant, La Piccola Italia, among others. For a relaxing weekend, head on over to Boscombe Beach or Russell Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, that are just a 5-minute drive from the accommodation. 

Price range

£139 – £199/week

Belaton House

Where?

Belaton House, 130 Holdenhurst Road, Bournemouth, BH8 8AW

About Belaton House

The best part of Belaton House is their stunning en-suite rooms and studio rooms. You can expect high-speed WiFi and a sturdy study table and desk in every room. If you are a fitness enthusiast, this student accommodation is perfect for you as it has an on-site gym. Other amenities include a theatre, social events, vending machines, bike storage and a lounge area. Students can take help of the 24/7 on-site staff, who are trained to make the residents’ stay as comfortable as possible. 

Football aficionados can enjoy their weekends as The Vitality Stadium is only a 5-minute drive away. This stadium is the home of Premier League football team – Bournemouth FC, who are known to play quick counter-attacking football. If you’re in the mood for something more low-key, Oceanarium – an aquarium with an underwater tunnel, is just a 3-minute drive away. There are several restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs within walking distance. For any unforeseen emergencies, the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals is the nearest available hospital. 

Price range

£145 – £206/week

St Peter’s Hall

Where?

6 Hinton Road Bournemouth, BH1 2EN

About St Peter’s Hall

Every good student accommodation is built on 3 foundations. Comfortable rooms, welcoming staff and links to nearby universities. St Peter’s Hall ticks all boxes and is one of the most sought after student accommodations in Bournemouth. The beautiful studio rooms come in four variants – Standard Studio Plus, Premium Studio, Premium Studio Plus and Superior Studio. Students can make use of the host of communal amenities such as communal relaxing & study area, an on-site gym, a theatre and social events. 

Bournemouth University Lansdowne Campus is just a 3-minute drive away. Excellent transport links mean that the nearest train station (Bournemouth train station) and bus top (St Peter’s Church Stand AA) are just 5 and 2-minutes away respectively. After intense lectures, students can eat away their worries at restaurants like Nando’s, wagamama, Urban Garden, and others. The nearby Bournemouth Parks – Lower Gardens is often frequented by students looking to have a relaxing day.  

Price range

£197 – £215/week

Oxford Point

Where?

13-17 Oxford Road Bournemouth BH8 8GS

About Oxford Point

Oxford Point is idyllically located in the heart of Bournemouth. At this property, you can expect a wide range of en-suite rooms and studio rooms that are of high quality and surprisingly affordable. All rooms come fully equipped with a double bed, a WiFi connection and a wardrobe. Oxford Point provides stunning communal amenities such as vending machines, coffee machines, a games room, an on-site gym, CCTV security system and even a courtyard. 

Bournemouth University, Lansdowne campus is just 0.4 km away so expect to be seeing a lot of students from Bournemouth University living here. Other universities such as Arts University Bournemouth and Bournemouth and Poole College are located close by. Oxford Point’s great location means that many most popular restaurants, pubs and clubs like Dosa World, The Inferno and The Old Fire Station are located nearby. Famous Premier League club Bournemouth FC play dazzling football at their home stadium, The Vitality Stadium, that is just a 5-minute drive away.

Price range

£150 – £215/week

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    I liked your properties very much, The main reason all these are nearby university and your prices is less then others providers.

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