University of Bath

Canal Wharf student accommodation

Canal Wharf is self-catered accommodation for postgraduate students near the city centre.

About this accommodation

Canal Wharf is a self-catered complex of 21 single, double and studio flats for postgraduate students.

It is a ten-minute walk from the city centre, near Sydney Gardens and the Recreation Ground.

Canal Wharf has:

  • secure swipe card access to buildings and flats
  • limited secure bike storage

Bedrooms

The bedrooms in Canal Wharf give you personal space to work and relax.

Single rooms

These rooms include:

  • single bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • wardrobe
  • bookshelf
  • communal bathroom and kitchen facilities

Double rooms

This is accommodation for couples only.

Each double room has:

  • double bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • wardrobe
  • bookshelf
  • communal bathroom and kitchen facilities

Studios

There are four studio flats. They include:

  • single bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • wardrobe
  • bookshelf
  • en-suite shower
  • kitchenette

One-bedroom flat

This is accommodation for couples only.

A self-contained one-bedroom flat includes:

  • double bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • en-suite shower, toilet and sink
  • kitchen
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • wardrobe
  • bookshelves

Kitchens and dining

Each flat has a communal kitchen with:

  • electric hob
  • oven
  • grill
  • fridge-freezer
  • microwave oven
  • plenty of cupboard storage space
  • dining table and chairs
  • recycling facilities

Studio flats

Studio flats have a small kitchenette with:

  • hob
  • microwave
  • fridge-freezer
  • sink

Social space

There is no social space in Canal Wharf, but residents are able to use The Compass in Clevelands Building.

Accommodation for students with disabilities

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in the Canal Wharf complex.

If you have a disability or additional needs, you can choose to live in one of the specially adapted bedrooms in our on-campus accommodation.

Included in the accommodation package

There are some items and services that come as part of the price of your accommodation.

Cleaning

As part of your accommodation agreement we clean:

  • communal areas such as kitchens, bathrooms and social spaces weekly
  • en-suite bathrooms every six weeks

You are responsible for keeping your rooms clean and tidy.

Extra cleaning services

You can buy extra cleaning services for your bedroom, bathroom and kitchen.

Post

The University postal service delivers your post to shared, passcode-protected mailboxes. These are allocated by kitchen group and you get your mailbox passcode when you move in.

Mail that requires your signature will be held at the City Accommodation Centre in John Wood Complex.

Parcels

The City Accommodation Centre will only accept parcels until Sunday 4 December 2016. After that date you must use other methods to receive your parcels.

You could pick up your parcel from:

Any parcels sent to City Accommodation Centre after 4 December 2016 will be returned to the sender.

Insurance

You get insurance cover for your belongings as part of your accommodation package.

Prices

See our prices for postgraduate student accommodation.

Smoking

There is no smoking in any of our University accommodation.