Student Accommodation Bangor
Recently rated top in Wales for teaching excellence, Bangor University continues to be a popular choice with students studying in Wales. Here you will find student accommodation in Bangor, including student houses, flats, and halls.
Student halls in Bangor
Shared living in a managed building with onsite teams and some shared amenities.
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Student houses in Bangor
Share a house with a group of friends and save money. The popular next step after living in Halls.
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Not sure what type of accommodation is right for you?
AFS always has the widest choice of student accommodation available. To help you find the right place to live, read our brief guide to the different types of accommodation below.
University residences which are generally full of first year undergraduates are a great way to adjust to living away from home and making new friends. Uni halls are usually located close to campus.
Generally offer a higher level of amenities than University Halls, at higher rents. Will be home to a more diverse mix of students and normally located close to campus.
A house share with a group of friends is often the lowest cost option and popular as the next step after living in Halls. Typically located in student friendly areas which require some travel to University.
A flat or apartment is similar to a house share on a smaller scale and will normally have one or two bedrooms. Ideal for smaller groups or couples.
Either a premium room in a Private Hall of Residence or a self-contained flat or apartment where all of the amenities are in one space. Typically the most expensive option.
A room in a house where the landlord or owner currently lives. A good option if you are not too concerned about living with other students and are budget conscious.
A self-contained room, which includes most amenities but with shared bathroom facilities.
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Living in Bangor as a student
Bangor is the oldest city in Wales and home to some of the most stunning scenery in the UK. Whether you are studying in Bangor already or are heading here for your first year and here is what you need to know when you are looking for student accommodation in Bangor:
You're probably wondering where youíre going to live while youíre studying in Bangor. Well, Accommodation for Students has got that covered. From studios to flats and houses and even Student Halls, weíve got the accommodation you need within your budget and whatever your preference is while studying at the University of Bangor. Accommodation for Students has many student accommodations available in Bangor and the surrounding areas.
Some of the reasons why students in Bangor love living here are:
The Seaside: Wherever you are in Bangor, you are only a short walk away from fantastic sea views as Bangor sits on the Menai Straits.
Mountains: You are close to the sea in Bangor, but you are also close to the mountains. Grab your hiking boots and go walking, climbing, or even abseiling!
Castles and Manor Houses: Bangor is packed full of castles and historic manor houses, with both Penrhyn Castle and Caernarfon Castle being close by.
Beaches: We've already mentioned that Bangor is close to the sea, but it also has plenty of Instagram-worthy beach spots to make all your mates jealous.
Don't worry if your student accommodation is not located that close to your Uni in Bangor; there are plenty of ways to get around. Bangor public transport is made up of buses and trains with various travel pass options available on each. You could also save money by walking or cycling.
It is also important to know that you will never get bored when you come to study in Bangor. No matter what you are into or what you are studying, there is something here for everyone to enjoy:
Hereís our list of top things to do in Bangor ñ when youíre not studying, of course:
Penrhyn Castle - This 19th-century neo-Norman castle is crammed with fascinating things to gawp at, such as a one-ton slate bed that was made for Queen Victoria
Cem Idwal Nature Reserve - The first officially recognised National Nature Reserve in Wales and a favourite spot of Charles Darwinís
Neuadd Ogwen - A concert hall and community art centre featuring live music, films, theatre performances, comedy, classes, workshops, and social events
Garth Pier - Home to some of the best views in Wales with Anglesey in front of you and Menai Bridge and Llandudno on either side. There are lots of pretty little Victorian Kiosks on the pier filled with things to entertain you and a lovely cafe at the end.
Lon Las Ogwen - Excellent hiking trail that goes all the way from Bangor to Llyn Ogwen via an old railway line, making it perfect for both walking and cycling
Britannia Bridge - Originally designed and built by Robert Louis Stephenson as a tubular bridge for carrying rail traffic, but was rebuilt after a disastrous fire in May 1970
Storiel Art Gallery and Museum - based in the centre of Bangor, and also featuring a great cafÈ and gift shop!
Cad Eirian Cathedral - The site of the present building has been in use as a place for Christian worship since the 6th Century.
Wherever you are studying in Bangor, and wherever you want to live, check out our live list of all of the student accommodation in Bangor ñ from flats and studios, to student halls and houses.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you going to live and study in Bangor? Here are the most frequent questions asked by other students.
Bangor is home to one major university.