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Pulteney Court student accommodation

Pulteney Court is self-catered accommodation for postgraduate and exchange students, just a short walk from the city centre and railway station.

About this accommodation

(As we adapt our service in line with the latest government guidance on COVID-19, this information is subject to change).

Pulteney Court is a self-catered complex of four blocks of accommodation for postgraduate and exchange students.

137 students live here, sharing single or mixed-sex flats of three to five people, with shared bathrooms too.

Living in a University managed building means your accommodation is looked after by our experienced house keeping team.

The location is:

  • near the Kennet and Avon Canal
  • a five-minute walk from the heart of Bath's beautiful city centre
  • a few minutes' walk from local shops on Widcombe Parade

A bus stop with regular buses to campus is just a few minutes' walk away, so you can easily get to campus.

The Virgil Building, our student hub in the city centre, is a ten minute walk away.

To make you feel safe and at home, Pulteney Court has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings.

There is a launderette in the complex, so you don't have to go far to do your washing.

All of our University accommodation is smoke free.

Prices

How much it costs to live in Pulteney Court from 2020 to 2021.


Postgraduate prices

Standard bedroom

A standard room in Pulteney Court costs £135 a week.

This is £6,923.57 for the full 51 weeks and two days contract.

Studio

A studio costs £185 a week.

This is £9,487.86 for the full 51 weeks and two days contract.

Exchange student prices

A standard room in Pulteney Court costs £135 a week.

This is £5,130 for the full contract, and £2,507.14 for semester one.

Explore in 360 degrees

View an example bedroom and a kitchen in Pulteney Court in 360 degrees. Images show typical Pulteney Court rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.


Bedrooms

The bedrooms in Pulteney Court give you everything you need to work, rest and relax.


A bedroom in Pulteney Court

Standard rooms have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet so you can always be connected
  • plenty of storage for all of your belongings, including a wardrobe and bookshelves

There are also standard rooms with washbasins available.

Studio flats have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • kitchenette with hob, microwave, fridge-freezer and sink
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high-speed Wi-Fi and ethernet so you can always be connected
  • plenty of storage for all of your belongings, including a wardrobe and bookshelves

Images show typical Pulteney Court rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.

Kitchens and dining

Each flat has a communal kitchen which can be shared by up to two flats, so you can socialise and get to know more people.


A kitchen in Pulteney Court

In the kitchen you will find everything you need for preparing meals:

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

Images show typical Pulteney Court rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.


Social space

There is a communal lounge by the main entrance, where you can relax and socialise with your housemates.


The lounge has:

  • sofas
  • coffee tables

Image gallery

Explore Pulteney Court further. Images show typical Pulteney Court rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.


Pulteney Court

Floor plan

A typical bedroom floor plan for Pulteney Court. This is an example, not all bedrooms are exactly the same.


A bedroom floor plan for Pulteney Court

ACCOMMODATION FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in the Pulteney 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.

Included in the accommodation package

The variety of benefits included in the price of your accommodation.


Cleaning

We will clean some areas of your accommodation for you, but you are responsible for keeping your bedrooms clean and tidy.

Security

We have a security team who are available on-call 24 hours a day, to keep you safe around the clock. This includes a dedicated accommodation security officer.

Post

The University postal service delivers your post to shared, passcode-protected mailboxes located in the main foyer. 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 Virgil Building.

Parcels

You can collect your parcels from The Virgil Building.

You could also pick up parcels from:

  • click and collect services
  • the Amazon lockers on campus

Insurance

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

Student Living Ambassadors

Settling into your new home at University, building relationships, cooking meals and cleaning with your housemates can be daunting, but your Student Living Ambassadors are here to help.

The Student Living Ambassadors are friendly faces to help out with any queries or concerns you may have, as well as running social activities and making sure you're aware of the latest events and updates.

The Student Living Ambassadors will regularly check-in with you and your flatmates via Microsoft Teams calls. However, if you need help or advice with life in halls, you can schedule a one-to-one call with a Student Living Ambassador at any time by contacting livingsupport@bath.ac.uk. Find out more here.

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

Apply to live in Pulteney Court

Enquiries

Speak to our accommodation team.