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Booking guest accommodation

Book a room in our accommodation on the Claverton Down campus.

Stay in our accommodation

You can book rooms in our accommodation on the University campus. We take bookings for stays from July to August.

Polden bedroom.

Our secure, self-contained accommodation sits within our rural Claverton Down campus.

The campus has plenty of green space to relax and explore, but is also just a short bus ride or walk to the city centre.

Guest accommodation at the University of Bath is available for stays throughout July and August.

We have relaxed our cancellation policy, if you book directly with us, to allow for cancellation with a full refund up to seven days before your stay.

Book a double room

Book a double bedroom from just £67 a night, including continental breakfast.

A bedroom in Polden.

From just £67 a night, you'll have a bedroom with a small 4 foot wide double bed, en-suite shower facilities and a continental breakfast served in the Polden Café.

Book a self-catered family apartment

Our flats/apartments are made up of five or eight en-suite bedrooms (depending on your preference).

These all contain small double beds (4ft) and a shared kitchen/diner exclusive for your use. The maximum occupancy is either 5 or 8 people. Please note that you must not exceed the maximum occupancy for the room allocated to you. We reserve the right to conduct checks on occupancy and occupancy is not transferable.

About our guest accommodation

More information about food and drink and planning your visit.

Food and drink

We have a range of cafes, restaurants, shops and bars on campus. View the opening times here.

Our campus supermarket sells a range of snacks, toiletries and stationery that you may need for your stay.

Our kitchens are equipped with:

  • fridge-freezer
  • microwave
  • oven
  • dining table and chairs
  • television

Cleaning Service

If you are staying in one of our double rooms, after 3 nights, our team will provide a room clean and linen change. We will clean communal areas and remove waste/recycling daily.

If you are staying in a self-catered family apartment, our team will provide a flat clean and linen change after 7 nights.

Accommodation accessibility

View information about the accessibility of our accommodation for campus users with disabilities and mobility issues.

University of Bath discounts

  • If you are a member of staff or University of Bath alumni, you can receive a 10% discount when booking a room in our guest accommodation.
  • To receive this discount please call our guest accommodation team on 01225 383441 to book directly.
  • Discounts do not apply to group accommodation bookings including self-catered group and family accommodation.

Plan your visit

Bath is brimming with must-see sights and interesting things to do for all the family. Check the Visit Bath website to find out more about Bath's many attractions, and what's on during your stay.


We hope you enjoy your stay with us. We would love to hear about your stay and your experience. Send us your thoughts, ideas, and feedback here.

If you wish to make a complaint, please refer to our complaints process within our terms and conditions.

Terms and conditions

Read the terms and conditions for your stay in our accommodation.

Data protection

The data that you provide will be used for recording your payment and may be used to contact you about your booking. The University is compliant with PCI DSS regulations. We may also ask for your feedback and we will use your responses to improve our service in the future. We will keep all your information secure in accordance with the requirements of the Data Protection Act and all other relevant data protection legislation. We will not pass on your information to anyone else. By continuing with your application you consent to us using the information you provide to us as described above.

Accommodation for university visitors

We have self-catering accommodation for visiting academics on the north side of the Claverton Down campus.

If you are a visiting academic with a family, you can stay in one of the five self-contained residences in Esther Parkin on a short-term basis. Esther Parkin is located close to the centre of campus, amongst some of the student accommodation. It is close to many of the main teaching spaces and campus amenities, like the cafes, shops and banks.

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Contact us

Contact The Guest Accommodation Team.