Student Accommodation Bridgwater
Bridgwater and Taunton College is located in the attractive market town of Bridgwater.
Student Properties in Bridgwater
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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.
A room available in a house share, where a group of existing housemates want to fill an empty room. A good way of getting the benefits of a house share without an established group of friends.
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Living in Bridgwater as a student
The historic market town of Bridgewater is located in the heart of Somerset. It is home to many of the 3,000 students from the Bridgewater and Taunton College.
The town of Bridgewater has many student properties available. Bridgewater and Taunton College itself has on-site accommodation for its students, this includes the option of catered or self-catered accommodation and also the option of either en-suite or shared bathrooms. There is also the option of shared rooms, however the majority of rooms offered are single occupancy.
Within Bridgwater, there is a variety of private accommodation provided, offering a viable alternative for those who do not wish to live in university managed accommodation. Within private halls, many students will have en-suite rooms with double or ¾ beds. There may also be extra facilities on offer such as a TV and an on-site gym.
However, many students choose to move away from halls and to live in private properties with their peers. There are an array of properties available within Bridgewater, and this type of accommodation is often suitable for groups of three or more students. Within student properties, there are often double rooms, and shared kitchen and bathroom facilities. There are often private gardens or patio spaces included within these properties. Private houses are often provided by private landlords who have years of experience in supporting the student community throughout Bridgewater.
If you wish to find out more about Bridgewater, then head over to the guides on our website. If you wish to start your property search today, then begin your search on accommodationforstudents.com .If you can’t find what you’re looking for then you can contact a member of our team directly and they’ll get back to you with more information. With over 20 years of experience, accommodation for students is the perfect website to support your search.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are you going to live and study in Bridgwater? Here are the most frequent questions asked by other students.
When is the best time to look for accommodation in Bridgwater?
Most students look for shared housing in Bridgwater from October, although there will be student accommodation available all year round. First year and international students generally start looking in January for halls of residence.
How much does student accommodation cost in Bridgwater?
The amount you pay will depend on the type of student accommodation you choose. A shared house in Bridgwater will cost you £86 per week. A halls of residence will cost, on average £168 per week, but could cost more depending on what type of room you select.
What is the best way to search for accommodation in Bridgwater?
Accommodation for Students has the widest range of student accommodation currently available in Bridgwater. This includes halls of residence, house shares, flats and apartments. You can enquire directly to your chosen accommodation or get more support through our live help team. AFS has accommodation across the whole city including City Centre and Near University.
How long does a tenancy agreement last for?
In Bridgwater the standard length of contract is 46 weeks. However it is possible to have a longer or shorter agreement than this. Some halls of residence will only offer a 50 or 52 week tenancy agreement for example.
Is it possible to have a short term or summer only contract in Bridgwater?
Yes, a selection of the student accommodation listed on AFS will offer short term stays. This is most often the case for halls of residence in Bridgwater. Look out for the properties which have the short term let badge or filter your search by ‘letting period’.
How much do I have to pay for a deposit?
This will depend on the type of property you choose. The most anyone can legally charge is 5 weeks rent. Some accommodation in Bridgwater halls of residence will not require a deposit at all, while on average the deposit in a shared house in Bridgwater will be £344.
How can I make sure I get my deposit back at the end of my tenancy?
All landlords and property manages in Bridgwater are legally required to protect your deposit in a legally recognised tenancy deposit scheme. If you take care of your student accommodation you should have no problem getting your money back. You can check out some further information right here.