Exceptional student accommodation in Cheltenham city centre

Our student apartments come as self-contained studios and private en-suite rooms in shared apartments. Students also get access to a host of great facilities including secure bike storage and 24-hour security. With Collegiate, you’ll be staying at some of the best student accommodation in Cheltenham.

Cheltenham is a stunning spa town, home to nearly 10,000 students, it also attracts tourists from all over the country. Named by the Complete University Guide as one of the safest places to attend university in the UK, not only can you walk to the University of Gloucestershire, but you can easily reach the Cheltenham Spa train station and the world-renowned Cheltenham Racecourse. With 45 music, arts, science and literature festivals throughout the year, Cheltenham is a vibrant town all year round. Or if you fancy escaping for the day to unwind in the countryside, the Cotswolds landscapes are nearby too.

When you’re ready for a study break, you have the best of the town on your doorstep. A short walk to the centre will put you at the heart of the best shops, bars and restaurants, but also some truly wonderful and peaceful green spaces – with many easily accessible from our Cheltenham student residence.

Our student residence is ideal for studying at the University of Gloucestershire. Collegiate offers a range of room types in shared student apartments. Whatever you decide on, you’ll always benefit from en-suite facilities, a private study space and a kitchen area. With all bills and Wi-Fi included in your rent, there’s no need to worry about extra costs, so you can focus on enjoying your time in Cheltenham.

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University of Gloucestershire Student Accommodation

Our student accommodation in Cheltenham is a popular choice for those studying at the University of Gloucestershire. Key benefits of our Shaftesbury Hall residence include:

  • An ideal location – in the centre of Cheltenham and walking distance from the university
  • A peace of mind university living with our all-inclusive rents


En-suite Student Accommodation in Cheltenham

Find out more about our en-suite rooms in shared student flats. Here’s just some of what’s included at Shaftesbury Hall:

  • Large desk space with study chair
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Excellent storage and wardrobe space
  • No extra fees! Your utility bills are included in our pricing


FAQs: Student Accommodation in Cheltenham

How much does rent cost for students in Cheltenham?

Several factors decide the rent of student residences, including the type if student accommodation you book. The various facilities and amenities provided by the accommodation and the room’s configuration all factor into the price for accommodation in Cheltenham. Private student accommodation in Cheltenham usually costs between £105 – £210 per week.

How do I pay for my student room in Cheltenham?

You can make rent payments online using your credit or debit card via your Collegiate Portal account or by bank transfer. Contact your accommodation management team if you’d like to pay by bank transfer.

How much money will I spend on bills as a student in Cheltenham?

On average, UK students spend £37 per month on bills. However, when you book Collegiate student accommodation in Cheltenham, all bills are included with your room: Electricity, Gas, Water & Broadband. You also get exclusive access to features such as our onsite laundry room.

What are the best student areas in Cheltenham?

The Town Centre and Brewery Quarter are some of the most popular student areas in Cheltenham. Collegiate’s student accommodation is located next to the University of Gloucester Francis Close Campus, and a stone’s throw from Hardwick Campus, and is situated just a short walk from the Town centre.

Can I view my student flat in Cheltenham before booking?

Yes, most accommodation providers including Collegiate will provide tours of the apartments – either via video or in person. Simply contact the Cheltenham team to arrange a viewing (government guidelines allowing).

Award-winning student accommodation

Property Week Student Accommodation Awards 2020 – Finalist – Operator of the Year
National Student Housing Awards 2020 - Nominee - Student Accommodation Hero