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Widcombe Wharf student accommodation

Widcombe Wharf is en-suite accommodation for postgraduate students in the city centre. The building is managed by Hello Student.

About this accommodation

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

You can apply to live in Widcombe Wharf through the University's Student Accommodation team. You then speak to Hello Student, who privately manage the accommodation.

Built in 2014, Widcombe Wharf is a block of 40 en-suite bedroom in the Widcombe area of Bath.

It is a ten-minute walk from the city centre, close to the railway station. The accommodation is also next to the local shops on Widcombe Parade.

The accommodation is conveniently located just a few minutes' walk from the bus stop, so you can still get to campus quickly and easily.

Each of our accommodation buildings are assigned with Student Living Ambassadors. These are returning students who have lived in University accommodation before, understand the challenges you might face and are able to support you.

Read more about how our Ambassadors can support you when you're settling into University life.


How much it costs to live in Widcombe Wharf from 2020 to 2021.

A standard bedroom in Widcombe Wharf costs £181 a week.

This is £9,231 for the full 51 week contract.

Explore in 360 degrees

View a bedroom in Widcombe Wharf in 360 degrees. Images show typical Widcombe Wharf rooms for illustrative purposes; individual accommodation may vary.


The bedrooms in Widcombe Wharf give you everything you need to work, rest and relax.

Bedrooms have:

  • small double bed
  • your own en-suite shower, toilet and washbasin
  • desk, chair and drawers
  • high speed Wi-Fi so you can always be connected
  • plenty of storage for all of your belongings, including a wardrobe and bookshelves
  • television

Kitchens and dining

There are communal kitchens, perfect for cooking meals and socialising with your flatmates.

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

  • four ring hob
  • fridge freezer
  • microwave
  • oven
  • cupboards
  • large dining table and chairs
  • recycling facilities
  • washing machine
  • dishwasher

Accommodation for students with disabilities

There is no accessible accommodation for students with disabilities at Widcombe Wharf.

If you have a disability, diagnosed medical condition 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 Widcombe Wharf


Speak to our accommodation team.