Key to the City™ Cardiff Students.

Places to Stay in Cardiff

A terrace of student houses, Cardiff
A terrace of student houses, Cardiff

As well as a place to study, Cardiff is a popular place for a student night out too. In this section we feature student halls and houses for those studying, plus hostels and cheap hotels for those visiting.

Cardiff Student Halls of Residence

Liberty Living Halls, Cardiff
Liberty Living Halls, Cardiff

Living in the city

If you've chosen to study in Cardiff then you're going to need somewhere to live. First choice is usually a student halls of residence and these days you can choose from a university or a private hall.

Cardiff Student Houses

A terrace of student houses, Cardiff
A terrace of student houses, Cardiff

Where to find your home

If you don't fancy living in a student hall then the other choice is a flat or a room in a shared house. A popular choice for second years if you fancy sharing with your friends. We won't list any letting agents here who have a bad reputation in Cardiff.

Visiting Cardiff: Cheap Hotels

Ibis Budget Hotel, Cardiff

Student popular hotels

If you're visiting Cardiff then there's a good choice of cheap hotels. We've listed the ones that are popular with students.

Visiting Cardiff: Budget Accommodation

YHA, Cardiff Bay

Hostels and more

If you don't mind sharing, then a hostel could be a good choice for your visit. We list all the best Cardiff hostels here. We also include student halls that are available for short stays in the summer.