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From £179 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
Riverside Student Quarter, Sturry Road, Canterbury, CT1 1JX
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Introducing Riverside


Riverside student accommodation in Canterbury is a wonderful place to live for students. It offers a bunch of modern ensuite suites along with shared apartments and studios, fitting every student’s needs and pockets. It is in the central location of Canterbury with all leading universities being within walking distance.

Canterbury in recent times has come to the attention of several students worldwide. With so many of them flock to study at the renowned Christ Church University or the University of Kent - Canterbury Campus. This historic town is famed for its mediaeval streets which have been buzzing with a huge student population quite recently. You can get your dose of history at Canterbury Cathedral and also visit the lively Westgate Gardens. The newly established youthful element adds a selection of attractive pubs and a healthy cafe scene which you cannot miss.


Riverside accommodation is situated in a neighbourhood which is just an 11-minute walk from Canterbury Christ Church University. You will be stunned to see the level of convenience this accommodation offers with Mama’s Home Kitchen and The Privy being around the corner. You can unwind and have a pint of beer at any of these places which are a 3-minute walk from the property. You can have a delicious bite of pizza at ‘Fireaway Canterbury’ which has been personally loved by all students living at the Riverside accommodation.


Conveniently, placed in an area which has strong and efficient transport links to wherever you want to travel in the country or even just a mile away to your university. Canterbury has a strong network of bus depots which are trusted by many students living here. Saintsbury and Malthouse Rose bus depots are 10-15 minutes approximately from the property. Canterbury West and Sturry Train stations are a 5-minute drive from where you will be staying.


Riverside student accommodation has everything you need and more at the tip of your fingers. Each spacious and modern styled room has been stacked with all amenities of students’ choices. This wonderful place has everything you need as a student. You can enjoy free wifi to stay connected and browse the internet. There's a cosy study area where you can concentrate and work on your projects. You'll also find a wardrobe to keep your clothes organized and a comfortable lounge area where you can relax and unwind. If you're into gaming, there's a special room just for that! And, of course, there's a community space where you can meet and socialise with other students.

Room Types:

Riverside accommodation offers ensuite modernistic rooms along with studios as well as apartments at £172 / week which includes bills. The rooms here are designed per a young student’s needs. These are just some of the amazing things you'll find here, all designed to make your student life enjoyable and convenient.

Key Locations:

Places of Interest
University of Kent - Canterbury Campus
Canterbury West Railway Station
Canterbury Cathedral
Canterbury East Railway Station
The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge
Canterbury Bus Station
Westgate Gardens
Sturry Road Bus Stops
St. Augustine's Abbey
University of Essex - Southend Campus
Westgate Towers Bus Stop
Canterbury Roman Museum

Price Trend

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Riverside Student Quarter, Sturry Road, Canterbury, CT1 1JX

Room Types in Riverside

Generic Room
6 Bed Standard
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
  • Room-size12.0 Sqm. Area
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-0751 week£183 / week£183
2023-09-0745 week£187 / week£187
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Generic Room
8 Bedroom Standard
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • Bed3/4 Double Bed
  • Room-size12.0 Sqm. Area
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-0751 week£179 / week£179
2023-09-0745 week£183 / week£183
Sold Out
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What to expect at Riverside

Utility Bills Included
Lounge Area
Bike Storage
24x7 Dedicated Support

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Riverside FAQs

We have a dedicated maintenance team on-site who are there to quickly resolve any breakages you may have in your room. Simply log the issue via your Novel App or online portal, and one of the team will attend to swiftly resolve the issue.

In some circumstances we will be able to allow you to move into the room earlier than your start date, but this will depend on the availability of your room. 

Yes, some of our more spacious studio rooms are perfect for couples. Both residents must be students and you can find out which studios are available for dual occupancy by enquiring with the property team.

Anyone who is over the age of 21 and lives in the UK.

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