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Thornbank Gardens student accommodation

Located just outside the city centre, Thornbank Gardens is accommodation for undergraduates, postgraduate and exchange students.

Welcome to Thornbank

Thornbank gardens is located in the Oldfield Park area of Bath, is home to over 200 postgraduate and undergraduate students living in en-suite bedrooms. Each flat is shared between eight to ten students with a large communal kitchen, perfect for cooking meals and socialising. To make you feel safe and at home, Thornbank Gardens has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings and flats and a dedicated operations team.

Thornbank bedroom

Key features of Thornbank Gardens include:

Just a few of the benefits of living here.

Accommodation Prices

Find out how much it costs to live in Thornbank Gardens and compare with our other accommodation options.

Rooms in Thornbank Gardens cost between £195 and £214 per week. There are 221 rooms in Thornbank Gardens with 208 en-suite rooms priced at £195. Thornbank Gardens also has a limited number of studio rooms.

Getting to know your accommodation

Thornbank Gardens give you everything you need to work, rest and relax.

Bedroom in Thornbank Gardens

En-suite rooms have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • a large communal kitchen shared with your flatmates

Studio flats have:

  • standard 91cm x 183cm single bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • small kitchenette with ceramic hob (non induction), microwave, fridge-freezer and sink

All students living in Thornbank Gardens have access to a Living Lounge on the ground floor, where you can relax and socialise with your housemates. The lounge has soft seating, a television and is where your mailboxes are.

Images show typical Thornbank Gardens rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.

Floor plan

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

A bedroom floor plan for Thornbank Gardens

Accommodation for students with disabilities

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities in Thornbank Gardens.

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

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

Apply to live in Thornbank Gardens


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