University of Bath

John Wood Court student accommodation

John Wood Court is self-catered accommodation for first year undergraduate students and pre-sessional English students in the summer, in the city centre.

A bedroom in John Wood Court
A bedroom in John Wood Court

About this accommodation

John Wood Court is self-catered accommodation in the city centre for 200 first-year undergraduate students.

There are shared flats for three to six students, shared rooms and flats for couples.

It is close to the city centre, just a short walk to Sainsbury's supermarket.

John Wood Court has:

  • secure swipe card access to buildings
  • communal toilets and bathrooms, shared by around five students
  • launderette
  • secure bike storage

Bedrooms

The bedrooms in John Wood Court give you space to work and relax.

Standard rooms

Each standard room has:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • bookshelves
  • noticeboard

Standard shared rooms

  • two standard 91cm x 183cm single beds
  • two desks, two chairs and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • bookshelves
  • noticeboard

Double flats

This is accommodation for couples only.

Each double flat has:

  • standard 122cm x 183cm double bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet
  • bookshelves
  • kitchen
  • noticeboard

Kitchens and dining

There are large bright communal kitchens with:

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

Accommodation for students with disabilities

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in the John Wood court.

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.

Room numbers

John Wood Court is made up of six buildings with four floors. Each floor has one or two flats, with up to six rooms each.

Your room details contain your block, floor, flat and room number.

For example, the room number KD3.2.3 means you are located in John Wood Court, block D, third floor, flat two, room three.

Included in the accommodation package

These items and services come as part of the price of your accommodation:

You are responsible for keeping your rooms clean and tidy.

Hall Representatives

At the start of the academic year you can elect a Hall Representative.

The Students’ Union supports Hall Representatives to organise social and community-building events.

Hall Representatives collect student feedback about living in the accommodation. They discuss this with the University and the Students’ Union to make sure your voices are heard.

Prices

See our prices for:

Post

Your address for any mail is:

Your name Room number, John Wood Court, Avon Street Bath BA1 1AG United Kingdom

The University postal service delivers your mail to your accommodation.

Mail that requires your signature is held at The Virgil Building.

Parcels

Any parcels must be addressed to The Virgil Building:

Your name Room number, John Wood Court The Virgil Building Manvers Street Bath BA1 1JW

This is where you need to go to collect your parcels. You can also pick up parcels from the Amazon lockers on campus.

It is your responsibility that all deliveries are addressed correctly. We do not accept responsibility for missing parcels.

Explore in 360 degrees