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Canal Wharf student accommodation

Located in a peaceful setting by the canal and a short walk to the city centre, Canal Wharf is accommodation for postgraduate students.

Welcome to Canal Wharf

Canal Wharf offers single, double and studio flats for postgraduate students. There are also suitable rooms for couples. Located near the Kennet and Avon Canal, you are a five-minute walk from the heart of Bath city centre. To make you feel safe and at home, Canal Wharf has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings and flats and a dedicated operations team.

A bedroom in Canal Wharf

Key features of Canal Wharf include:

Just a few of the benefits of living here.

Accommodation Prices

Find out how much it costs to live in Canal Wharf and compare with our other postgraduate accommodation options.

Rooms in Canal Wharf cost between £167 and £278 per week. There are 21 rooms in Canal Wharf with 11 standard rooms priced at £167. Canal Wharf also has a limited number of studio rooms.

Canal Wharf also has suitable rooms for couples or a small family.

Getting to know your accommodation

Canal Wharf gives you everything you need to work, rest and relax.

A bedroom in Canal Wharf

Single rooms have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • shared bathroom facilities
  • a communal kitchen shared with your flatmates

Double rooms for couples have:

  • standard 140cm x 183cm double bed

Studio flats have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and wash basin
  • kitchenette with combi-microwave, fridge-freezer and sink

The self contained one-bedroom flat for couples has:

  • standard 140cm x 183cm double bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and wash basin
  • kitchen with everything you need to prepare meals

Images show typical Canal Wharf rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.

‘We got to meet other new people and make new friends, and have a good sense of community.’
Tabby, MSc Molecular Biosciences Watch a video about our postgraduate accommodation.

Accommodation for students with disabilities

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

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.

Find out if you're eligible to apply for this accommodation

Apply to live in Canal Wharf


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