About this accommodation
(As we adapt our service in line with the latest government guidance on COVID-19, this information is subject to change).
Thornbank Gardens is accommodation for 221 undergraduate, postgraduate and exchange students.
There are four blocks of single and mixed-sex flats, each shared by eight to ten students.
Living in a University managed building means your accommodation is looked after by our experienced house keeping team.
Thornbank Gardens is located in the Oldfield Park area of Bath, a ten-minute walk from the main shops and culture of the city centre. It is also a ten-minute walk to the local shops and cafes in Moorland Road.
A bus stop with regular buses to campus is just a few minutes' walk away, so you can easily get to campus.
Our student hub in the city centre, The Virgil Building, is a 15 minute walk away.
To make you feel safe and at home, Thornbank Gardens has a secure living environment, with swipe card access to the buildings and flats.
There is a launderette in the complex, so you don't have to go far to do your laundry.
All of our University accommodation is smoke free.
What students say about living here
"I’m near the big supermarket, and it’s near the canal which it’s a great place to do some exercise!"