Portsmouth student accommodation
It's rich in maritime history, home to more than 20,000 students, and is the UK's only island city - discover our student accommodation in Portsmouth.
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The UK’s only island city offers a great location on the South Coast to carry out your studies. Being a smaller city that houses over 20,000 students, there is a very strong sense of community in Portsmouth and you’re never too far from your nearest budget supermarket, high-street store or vibrant evening bar. The University of Portsmouth is a prestigious institution, known for its impressive student satisfaction rating. Highbury College is also located north of the city, offering an impressive range of courses and fantastic facilities.
Unite’s student accommodation in Portsmouth puts you in a central location, perfect for easy access to the university and all the city’s amenities. Rosalind Franklin Halls and Trafalgar Hall put you right next to the University of Portsmouth campus. All the university’s excellent facilities are just minutes from your door, perfect for early morning lectures or late-night study sessions in the library.
With everything being conveniently placed in one area, all our student housing in Portsmouth puts you a stone’s throw away from the city’s best amenities. Margaret Rule Hall, Chaucer House and Greetham Street could not be in a more ideal location, putting you directly in between Victoria Park, Portsmouth & Southsea Station and Commercial Road. Victoria Park offers a large green space to get out for a jog, meet with friends or simply catch some fresh air. Portsmouth & Southsea offers great rail links to the rest of the UK, with regular trains for London, and Commercial Road is Portsmouth’s local high street.
There are a number of reasons to love being a student in Portsmouth, another being the fact you’re never too far from a beach. Our student accommodation in Portsmouth puts you within walking distance of the city’s various beaches, offering a unique place to take a break from your studies, get involved in water sports, or simply soak up the sun during the summer months. Explore Unite’s student halls and make the most of your time studying in Portsmouth.
Situated right next to the University of Portsmouth campus, Guildhall Walk is a lively and super-convenient student hangout.