Student Accommodation in Sheffield, United Kingdom

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Find private Student Accommodation Sheffield with a wide range of options from student studio apartments, private student halls, en-suite room and short term housing on rent. Explore all of these and more with UniAcco and find a comfy and luxurious student home in Sheffield

A bustling culture, diversity and top-class universities have fueled Sheffield’s transformation from some of the past years. popular for having one of the most green covers in the UK.

Some of the best student accommodation Sheffield is situated right in the heart of the city. Cost of living in Sheffield is much lower than the national average, making Sheffield one of the best student housing cities. So, whether you want the city culture or the quiet suburbs,  you can find great student flats, Sheffield, with UniAcco in your budget.

Sheffield is occupied with many parks and art galleries. Also having Botanical Gardens or Peace Gardens to catch fresh air. For Millenium, Crucible Theatre, Kelham Island Museum and Graves Gallery to challenge your mind.

Finding the perfect student room Sheffield wouldn’t take so long because UniAcco has the best University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University on the platform just for you.

Here’s Why To Book Student Studios Sheffield With UniAcco

1. Our Personal Student Advisors are available 24x7 to guide you through finding your student apartment Sheffield.

2. We have the best deals on every student property in Sheffield also we offer price match guarantee on our Sheffield student flats

3. Our simple online platform takes all the fuss out of searching and booking your student housing Sheffield.

4. You will just pay the rent. We charge any booking fees and also no hidden charges.

5. In student housing Sheffield, we offer you a variety of options such as choosing an entire place, a shared apartment, or a private room - whatever suits your all needs.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • ⭐ Are my bills included in the rent from my Sheffield student accommodation?

    Most of our private student accommodation Sheffield have bills included, so you're only going to pay the rent and nothing else. Remember to make sure that this is the case with the property you have chosen.

  • ⭐ How do I find student hosing in Sheffield?

    You will find plenty of student rooms in Sheffield that are close to your uni on UniAcco. Options include studios, ensuites, flats and more. Compare options on our platform based on 80+ parameters and pick the one which suits you the best.

  • ⭐ Can I schedule a tour of my student flat in Sheffield before I book?

    Of course! In order to arrange a viewing, get in touch with one of our property experts and they will arrange the same.

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Get the best out of your student accommodation Sheffield

Sheffield has so much to offer in terms of history, culture, entertainment, dining out and shopping. Sheffield has gone through many changes throughout the last few centuries, starting from the Industrial Revolution. This city became renowned across the world for its steel production, earning the nickname ‘Steel City’. Now, after manufacturing in the UK has died away, the city has undergone extensive redevelopment to become a cultural and environmental hotspot. Explore the ‘new’ Sheffield while you study at Sheffield universities that are considered to be the best universities in the UK.

Student housing Sheffield living experience

Sheffield is friendly, creative and scenic – and best of all, it's surprisingly cheap. Sheffield's cost of living is well below the national average, which comes as a huge sigh of relief for the 60,000-strong student community in Sheffield. This city offers students a unique mix of city life and green space. From the shops to student bars and everything in between, you'll find something for you. But with so many options at your disposal, you might not even know where to begin. Don’t worry! We’ll show you some of the best things you can do when in Sheffield. 

Best places to visit while living in Sheffield student accommodation

  • Sheffield Botanical Gardens
  • Graves Park
  • Tropical Butterfly House Wildlife & Falconry Centre
  • Sheffield Cathedral
  • Abbeydale Industrial Hamlet
  • Sheffield Town Hall
  • Bishop's House
  • Elsecar Heritage Railway
  • Beauchief Abbey and Ancient Woodlands
  • Worksop

The Museums and Galleries

  • Kelham Island Museum
  • Weston Park Museum
  • National Emergency Services Museum
  • Graves Art Gallery
  • The Millennium Gallery
  • The National Videogame Museum
  • National Emergency Services Museum
  • Worsbrough Mill Museum and Country Park


  • Kelham Island Tavern (Won the Campaign for Real Ale CAMRA award 16 times since 2004)
  • Riverside Kelham (Overlooks the majestic River Don)
  • The Closed Shop (Located in the main student area for the University of Sheffield)
  • The Hallamshire House (Known for their board games, quizzes and pool table)
  • The Gardener’s Rest (Won Best Pub Sheffield North in 2019 and 2020)
  • The Itchy Pig (Won Best Pub Sheffield West in 2019 and 2020)
  • The Nottingham House (Their Notty House Pie will make you fall in love with this pub)

The Transport network

  • Taxi or Cab
  • Bus (Also known as coach)
  • Tram (Since Sheffield does not have an extensive and inter-urban railway network)
  • Bikes (You can take advantage of the numerous cycle lanes in Sheffield)

Eating Out

  • Forge Bakehouse - You must try their Mexican-style huevos rancheros)
  • Joro - An upscale restaurant you should try out)
  • Nonnas - One of the best mid-range restaurants in Sheffield
  • Steam Yard Coffee - A haven for fitness lovers as their menu is gluten-free (and tasty!)
  • Otto’s - You get to bring your own drinks (BYOB)
  • Tamper - The best brunch menu in the city
  • The Vintage Pantry - The ideal place for a nice, quiet afternoon tea.

Student accommodation in Sheffield places       

Sheffield has a great amount of entertainment available for students, with amazing music, theatre and comedy venues. For music, there is the O2 Academy Sheffield, the Don Valley Stadium and the amazing Tramlines Music Festival, which takes place across the city centre and is really cheap compared to other festivals. The Grim Up North Comedy Sheffield Comedy Festival is also well worth a visit. If you are in the mood for some culture, the city has various museums and exhibits dedicated to the area's great industrial heritage.

As a student in Sheffield, you will most likely be interested in the nightlife, and luckily, there is a huge amount of clubs, bars and pubs open every night of the week. The Leadmilll is one of Sheffield’s oldest clubs and has some great themed nights if you enjoy some fun, such as GAGA, a night that features a playlist of cheesy pop hits. Corporation is the best destination for anyone seeking an alternative night out. If you like something a bit more exclusive, The Viper Rooms has champagne and the best chart songs in the city. Most of the nightlife is located in the city centre of Sheffield, Just a short walk from Study Inn’s Sheffield student accommodation.

While staying at your Sheffield student housing, you’ll be pleased to know that there are several different shopping areas, catering to every preference possible. There are the standard high street shops in Fargate, right in the centre, or alternatively there is Meadowhall which is just a short journey from the centre, which is one of Europe’s biggest shopping malls. If you are looking for a more unique shopping experience, then the Devonshire Quarter has a range of independent shops, selling everything from vintage clothing, unusual gifts and high end fashion.

Much like other big cities in England, Sheffield has a myriad of different restaurants to satisfy all tastes and budgets. As a student, Michelin starred chefs might be a tad bit expensive, but the city also has a plethora of budget dining options that don’t sacrifice on quality. If you want the true British experience, there are hundreds of pubs scattered around the countryside which are perfect for a quick bite to eat.

For easy access to all the best places in Sheffield, choose Study Inn, the best student accommodation provider in Sheffield. Located in the city centre, our halls are within easy reach of all university campuses and a plethora of things to do.

Best student accommodation Sheffield

There are a lot of accommodation options available in Sheffield. You could go for a Sheffield uni accommodation, a private student accommodation Sheffield, a student room Sheffield, or simply go for student apartments in Sheffield. UniAcco has some of the best student accommodation in Sheffield that come fully furnished and are located close to top universities. Here are a few of them -

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