17a Christchurch Road, Bournemouth

Christchurch Rd, Bournemouth, BH1 3LF, United Kingdom
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1.0 mi from Bournemouth
1.0 mi from City Center( 21m. 10m. 5m)
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Bournemouth University (Lansdow... | 0.1 mi
Bournemouth Arts University | 2.1 mi
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Games area
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Communal lounge
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About the Property

Located in the heart of the city, 17a Christchurch Road, BH1 3LF, has become a sought-after residence for students looking for quality student accommodation in Bournemouth. Offering a variety of ensuites and studios, 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth meets diverse living requirements. Students can enjoy the convenience of being close to a number of educational institutions, with Bournemouth University (Lansdowne Campus), Bournemouth Arts University,  Bournemouth & Poole College and Southampton Solent University all situated at a commutable distance, ensuring that residents can easily balance their academic and social lives.

Bournemouth, situated in England, UK, is a dynamic coastal city with a large student population that contributes to the city's lively atmosphere. Known for its beautiful beaches and historical significance, Bournemouth ranks high as an educational hub offering a remarkable learning environment, with institutions like Bournemouth Arts University and City College taking the lead. Bournemouth boasts 7 miles of pristine beaches, renowned as some of the finest in southern England.

Today, Bournemouth has expanded to encompass neighbouring settlements, creating a sprawling cityscape at first glance. However, its traditional side is balanced by a vibrant student population, including many foreign-language students. The city features gardens with trees and lawns that connect the Square to the beach, providing a relaxing atmosphere. Students can enjoy music from the Pine Walk bandstand and attend regular musical programs at the Pavilion. For a classic seaside getaway, Bournemouth is the perfect destination. The metropolitan area includes several urban villages between Southbourne and Sandbanks, each offering its unique charm. Whether you prefer the bohemian buzz of Boscombe or the nostalgic charm of Bournemouth itself, there is something for everyone.


Discover the epitome of student living at 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth, where comfort meets convenience in the heart of Bournemouth. The property offers a range of ensuites and studios designed to cater to student's needs, with fully furnished spaces that blend modern aesthetics and practicality. Complete with a comfortable 3/4 double bed, your private room awaits, ensuring a restful night's sleep. The room is equipped with a large desk and chair, perfect for studying or catching up on assignments. Ample storage space includes a wardrobe, drawers, underbed storage, and bookshelves, allowing you to keep your space organised and clutter-free. A bedside shelf offers a convenient spot for your bedtime essentials. In the shared kitchen, you'll find everything you need to prepare meals, including a fridge/freezer for storing your groceries. After a long day of studying, unwind in the cosy living area, complete with a sofa and coffee table. Catch up on your favourite shows with Freeview TV, providing entertainment at your fingertips. The studios also have most of these amenities.

17a Christchurch Road also offers a range of common amenities. Access to all floors is made effortless with lifts, ensuring convenience for all. The wheelchair-accessible rooms cater to diverse needs, socialise in the communal lounge, or challenge friends to a game in the vibrant games area. Stay fit and active in the fitness suite, or relax in the tranquillity of the rooftop gardens. Enjoy the fresh air in the outdoor courtyard and garden space, perfect for social gatherings and relaxation. Stay connected with free Wi-Fi and wired internet, offering fast and reliable connectivity. Experience student living redefined at 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth, where every amenity is designed to enhance your university journey.

Location and What's Hot?

For students looking for the perfect blend of study and leisure, 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth student accommodation offers just that. With the bustling energy of Bournemouth, educational institutions like Bournemouth University (Lansdowne Campus), City College, and Bournemouth & Poole College are just outside your door. You're also a breeze away from the creative hub at Bournemouth Arts University, making it an ideal spot for art students seeking inspiration. The local area around 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth thrives with a range of eateries and social spots. Vibrant restaurants such as Escoffier Restaurant, Noodle Bar Restaurant, and Chickaros Bournemouth offer an array of international flavours for the discerning palate. Cafés like Naked Coffee and Frieda's Tearoom provide cosy corners for sipping your favourite latte while you hit the books. When it comes to nightlife, there's no shortage of options, with trendy bars like O'Neill's Bournemouth and Revolution Bournemouth nearby, perfect for unwinding after a busy week. Everyday necessities are a walk away, with grocery giants like Yaawin Global Spicy Supermarket and Tesco Express in close proximity. Health and wellness are also catered for with Royal Bournemouth Hospital ready to serve your medical needs. For those green space lovers, Bournemouth Gardens offers a scenic retreat.

Moreover, 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth is surrounded by popular tourist attractions that add to the charm of living in this city. Between studying sessions, you can immerse yourself in local culture at places like Bournemouth Beach, The Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum, and Bournemouth Pier, adding a picturesque backdrop to your student life. You can also explore the Oceanarium, Bournemouth Seafront, Bournemouth Observation Wheel, and Land Train Bournemouth Beach. In summary, the location of 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth student accommodation offers a dynamic and convenient lifestyle for students.


When you choose 17a Christchurch Road, you'll discover a world of convenience right at your doorstep. This prime location offers a perfect blend of comfort and connectivity. With several public transport options within a stone's throw, navigating Bournemouth is a breeze from this residence. You can easily hop on a bus at the nearby Lansdowne bus stop and St Swithuns Roundabout bus stops for your daily commute to university or explore the city. Tram enthusiasts will find Bournemouth Tram Stop within arm's reach, ensuring swift and frequent access to various parts of the city. Moreover, the convenience is extended by the Bournemouth Subway Station, which lies in the vicinity, offering a quick and efficient way to zip around town. Rest assured, when staying at 17a Christchurch Road Bournemouth student accommodation, the journey to your destination is just as pleasant as the stay.

Pet policy

No pets of any type are permitted at 17a Christchurch Road.

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    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
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    Payment via easy transaction modes.
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    Guarantor requirements and policy.

Frequently Asked Questions

Where does property have accommodation?

They are based in major university cities and towns across the UK and Europe. 

Can I view a room before I make a booking?

To find out when they have viewings available please contact the relevant management office. 

Do I have to be a student to live at property?

To take out a tenancy with them you need to be eligible for council tax exemption. This applies to all full-time students and some part-time students, if you are unsure your university or college should be able to advise you whether you are exempt.

Can I live with my friends?

When making your booking you can request to share with friends. They will not hold rooms for your friends, so it is up to you to make sure your friends apply at the same time as you so that they can try to place you in a flat together. Please be aware that they cannot guarantee allocations or preferences.

Can two people share a room with a double bed in it?

All their rooms come with a ¾ sized bed only. Some of their studios can be booked on a dual occupancy basis for an extra weekly cost.

If I book by myself how will you allocate me a room?

They look at the room type you have requested, your year of study, gender and any other preferences. The property will try to allocate you to a flat that is suitable to your situation and preferences, however it is not always possible for them to meet your requests.

I have some requests for my room, will you guarantee them?

There is a section on your application where you can state any preferences. Whilst they will do what they can to try to meet your requests, they cannot guarantee room type, flat type, location or the profile of the other residents in your flat.

Can I live at property for more than one year?

Yes, it is possible for you to stay at 17a Christchurch Road throughout your studies. Bookings are taken on a first come first served basis so be sure to re-book as soon as possible.

What are the terms and conditions of the tenancy agreement?

A copy of the Standard Terms & Conditions can be downloaded from this website via the relevant room type page. All residents will receive a copy of their tenancy agreement upon during the online booking process.

Can I cancel my contract before I move in?

If you cancel your contract before the contract begins you will be subject to their cancellation terms and charges. Cancellations will only be accepted upon receipt of a completed cancellation form. To request a form, please contact the management team at 17a Christchurch Road, Bournemouth.

Can I cancel my contract and move out early?

Once the contract has begun you are liable for the full tenancy as stated in the tenancy agreement. Cancellation terms and conditions apply.

If I move out early what will happen?

If another, suitable, tenant is found to take over your tenancy, 17a Christchurch Road will agree to release you from your contract. You will be required to pay an administration charge. You must vacate your room and return the keys to reception. You will be refunded any overpaid rent after you have moved out. This refund will be calculated based on the date the new tenant takes up occupation of the room not the date you move out. Should no replacement tenant be found for your room you will be liable for the rent for the duration of your tenancy agreement. 

What do I need to bring with me on arrival?

Please make sure that you bring your Booking Confirmation email, some form of photographic ID and your Boarding Pass (available to download/screenshot once you have completed your online induction). If you have been asked to bring any additional items when making your booking, make sure you have them with you as you will need to produce them before your keys will be issued.

Is there somewhere to park when I am unpacking?

17a Christchurch Road has no parking available on site. There are many car parks in the area. Cotlands Road Car Park is a 2-minute drive away. There is also a service road in front of the building, which can be used for unloading for 15mins, but no parking allowed there.

Will there be someone to collect my keys from?

17a Christchurch Road has staff on-site between 9-5, 7 days a week. At the start of contract, they have extended opening hours and you are advised to arrive when the office is open. However, if you arrive when the office is closed, instructions outside their office will advise you how to contact the member of staff on duty.

What happens on move-in day?

You will be welcomed on arrival in their reception by a member of staff at 17a Christchurch Road. You will be asked to provide any documents that are outstanding from you. Once the paperwork (if any) is complete, you will be issued with your key fob.

What if I am not happy with my allocated room or my flatmate?

Part of the university experience is meeting people from different backgrounds, interests and cultures. They hope that you will enjoy the diversity of university life, however should you be unhappy it is worth spending some time talking to your flatmates to try to come to some mutually agreeable solution. It is usually not possible for a room move, please speak to management if you have any problems and should someone else be in the same situation they may be able to swap rooms between residents. It is important to remember that moving to university is a stressful time and that initial teething problems are usually resolved within the first few weeks.

Will I be able to change rooms after I have arrived?

It is not usually possible to change rooms after you have arrived. All rooms are allocated on a contract length basis and unless another resident also requests a room swap they would be unable to change your room.

Can I move in before my contract starts?

Please contact 17a Christchurch Road for more information if you would like to move in early. Living at 17a Christchurch Road:

What cooking equipment is provided in my flat?

Please contact 17a Christchurch Road reception.

Can I get bedding supplied?

17a Christchurch Road provides a mattress; however additional bedding is not supplied. If you wish to contact the hall prior to your arrival, they will be able to advise if bedding can be bought on-site. Alternatively, you can purchase bedding packs from their partners.

What Broadband packages are there?

A Wi-Fi connection is provided to every room at 17a Christchurch Road free of charge. Their provider also offers residents additional add-ons for TV, gaming and back-up. All residents wishing to use the internet services must sign up to the terms and conditions of use.Speed:Free Wi-Fi & internet (up to 100mb shared)Devices:Users can connect up to 6 devices on their personal accounts (Please note: the total download speed is split between the number of devices the user has connected to the network) 

How do I connect to the internet?

You can connect via Wi-Fi or in some of their rooms with a Cat 5 patch cable – if you don’t have one, speak with Reception and they’ll be able to help. 

Is a TV provided?

TVs are provided in the lounges of each flat and in all studios. There are TV’s within the Common Room. Please be aware the TV license is not provided, and flat mates will have to purchase this if they were to watch the TV.

What TV channels are provided?

17a Christchurch Road has a selection of TV channels available on Freeview.

Are lifts provided in the building?

Yes, they have lifts that service the building here at 17a Christchurch Road.

Where can I store my bike?

No bikes may be stored within the flats. Bike storage will be available on site, contact the Management Office for further information.

Can I bring a pet?

No pets of any type are permitted at 17a Christchurch Road.

Is there always a member of staff on site?

17a Christchurch Road is staffed by thei on-site management team 9am to 5pm – Monday to Friday. On weekends and bank holidays a student warden is available 9am to 5pm and a mobile patrol via an external Security company outside of these hours.

What are the opening hours of Reception?

The management office is open Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm.

What about security?

They provide 24-hour security with CCTV and electronic access control. Their residents also have a responsibility for ensuring the site is kept secure and are asked to ensure the accommodation remains safe by not allowing access to non-residents and reporting anything suspicious to staff immediately.

How do I report emergency maintenance overnight or at weekends?

If you have a maintenance problem that needs urgent assistance when the management office is closed, you should contact the out of hours telephone number. The phone number is provided within your welcome information and notice boards within your block. The caretaker will respond to your problem and do whatever is possible to resolve the issue, but it may not always be possible to complete the repair out of office hours.

Where can I do my Laundry?

A laundry room is provided with washers and dryers on-site by Circuit Laundry. More information on the equipment is available within your welcome pack. 

Where can I collect my post?

Pigeon holes containing your post are located close to reception and the communal room. You can collect your post during office opening hours (9am – 5pm). Parcels and recorded mail will be signed for by 17a Christchurch Road staff without liability.

Who is responsible for cleaning my flat?

It is the resident’s own responsibility to clean their rooms and they share responsibility for the communal area of the flat. Management staff will conduct monthly inspections and you are expected to ensure that your room and flat is clean on these days. Failure to meet the required cleanliness standards will result in external cleaning contractors being brought in, the cost of which will be passed onto the resident(s). At the end of the tenancy the bedroom and flat must be returned in a good, clean condition to avoid cleaning charges, again it is the responsibility of all residents to ensure the kitchen and lounge are clean. The block stairways are regularly cleaned by 17a Christchurch Road staff.

Can I smoke/vape at property?

Smoking and vaping is not permitted in any area within 17a Christchurch Road; this includes bedrooms, stairways, communal areas and external courtyard areas. A designated smoking point will be made clear outside of the building.

Can I have guests to stay?

Occasional overnight guests are permitted provided your flat mates agree. All overnight guests must be signed in at reception for safety, security and so that staff know who is on site in the event of an emergency. You must accompany your guests at all times whilst they are on site and you are responsible for their behaviour. They only allow guest to stay a maximum of 3 nights concurrently with at least 2 weeks between stays. If you wish to have a guest for longer than 3 nights, please discuss it with management.

Are there any guest rooms on site that I can book?

No, 17a Christchurch Road does not have guest rooms.

Can my visitors park on-site?

Parking is not available on-site.

Can visitors just walk in?

Their accommodation has secure fob only access at the main entrances to ensure that only residents have access to the site. Visitors will need to contact reception or yourself to gain access. All visitors should be signed in at reception, this is for reasons of safety, security and to ensure that in the event of an emergency, management know who is on site. Visitors must be accompanied by residents at all times whilst on site.

What if I have a complaint?

They hope that you never have any reason to be dissatisfied with the service they provide you. However, if you have any issues that you would like to bring up with them please contact a member of staff in your management office who will endeavour to resolve the problem for you. 

Do I pay a deposit?

17a Christchurch Road does not take any deposits. The payment you make upon booking is a rental payment and is offset against your first or only instalment of rent.

I do not live in the UK – how can I pay my rent?

If you do not live in the UK and do not have a UK guarantor, you will need to pay for your rent in full. You can arrange to do this either via the online housing portal or bank transfer. Please be aware that if paying by bank transfer the bank will usually deduct charges from the amount you send them, and you will need to pay the amount due before you can move in.

Do I need a Guarantor?

All UK students will be required to provide a UK guarantor.

Can I pay my rent with my student loan?

Please note that they don’t wait on student loans here at 17a Christchurch Road and payments will need to be made on the due dates.

What should I do if I am having financial problems?

If you are having financial difficulties, you should contact a member of the management immediately. Failure to do so could result in interest charges being added to your account if you fail to pay on the due dates as well as legal proceedings being started against you and, where applicable, your guarantor. Management staff can usually advise you of where to go to get additional financial help which will assist you in meeting your financial obligations.

What if I change my bank account or card details?

You do not need to take any action here, as property do not store bank account or credit/debit card details within their systems. Simply log in to your account the next time your rent is due, and clear the balance using your new credit/debit card.

Can I pay with foreign currency or travellers cheques?

17a Christchurch Road cannot accept foreign currency or traveller’s cheques as payment. The safest and simplest way for international students to make a payment is by the online housing portal or bank transfer.

How can I find out how much I owe?

Contact a member of the management team who will be able to advise you of payment amounts and dates due.

What if I don’t pay?

If you don’t pay your rent daily interest may be added to the amount you owe to them. Your guarantor will be contacted and will be asked to pay the amount that you owe. 17a Christchurch Road will commence legal proceedings against any resident who fails to pay the rent due. These proceeding will also include action against the resident’s guarantor. 

Do I need to pay council tax?

Provided you are a student in full-time education you will be exempt from council tax.

Do I have to pay any Utility bills?

Their rents are all inclusive, so residents don’t have to worry about paying any bills.

Is there a charge for the internet?

A connection of up to 200Mb shared is provided to your room free of charge. Should you wish to upgrade to a faster connection you should contact their internet provider and payments can be made online.

Do I need a TV licence?

17a Christchurch Road does not supply a TV licence for the television supplied in the lounge area of your flat you should purchase one prior to connecting the TV as detailed in your tenancy agreement. Should you bring a television for your bedroom or access TV through your internet connection you will need to arrange for a separate TV licence. Please contact TV Licensing for further details.

How do I make an insurance claim?

Contents insurance is automatically included with your rent. property is working in partnership with Cover4insurance.com and their student insurance, Cover4Students, to provide some cover for the contents inside your room. You don’t need to do anything to activate this cover, but it is important for you to check and ensure that you fully understand the protection provided and whether it is sufficient for your needs. 

  • Check your level of cover
  • Review key exclusions and limitations
  • Check your policy excess
  • Learn how to make a claim
  • Extend and personalise your cover to protect additional items such as bicycles, musical instruments and photographic equipment

What do I need to do before I move out?

You are expected to ensure that your room and flat are returned at the end of your contract in good condition. You must make sure that all areas within the flat are cleaned thoroughly and that all rubbish and unwanted items are removed from the flat to avoid any charges being incurred. Damage to the flat or missing items will be charged for in accordance with the publicised charges in reception. You must ensure that all outstanding invoices are settled prior to your departure. A final room and bedroom check will be completed at the end of the tenancy once the student has moved out and you will be notified and invoiced for any damages.

How do I return my keys?

During office hours, they should be returned to the management office. If you move out when the office is closed, you should put your keys in an envelope with your name and room number clearly marked on it and return them to the member of staff on duty

Will I get a deposit returned to me?

17a Christchurch Road does not take deposits. All damages will be invoiced for after your departure.

Can I park on site?

There is no parking available at 17a Christchurch Road. The management team will be able to provide a list of local car parks for move in and move out days.

Can I decorate my room?

You are responsible for ensuring that you leave your room and flat in the same condition that is was given to you. You will be asked to complete and return an inventory to record the condition of your room upon arrival. Marks on the walls or furniture, including those caused by blu-tac, white-tac or pins will require painting once you have left and you may be charged in line with their advertised schedule of charges. 

How do I report maintenance?

You will be given access to the online portal where maintenance jobs can be logged. Maintenance can also be reported to the management staff during office hours and their caretakers will be informed.

What happens once I have reported maintenance?

Once problems have been reported either through the portal or at reception, the caretaker will attend to make the necessary repairs as soon as possible. Occasionally, it will not always be possible to complete the repair on the first visit and a subsequent visit may be necessary. Repairs are responded to on a priority basis, please be aware that it may not be possible to attend to your problem the same day you report it, especially at busy times of the year.

What options are there for me to pay my rent by?

You can pay your rent via the online booking portal. It is also possible for payments to be made by bank transfer, but you will need to make arrangements with the management office for this. You can choose to pay your rent in one payment on the due date they have in place before the contract starts, or you can choose to pay in 4 instalments on the due dates they have in place. If you choose to pay in instalments, all tenants will require a UK based Guarantor. The guarantor needs to be either in full-time employment, self-employed or in receipt of a state/private pension. Payments can also be made on a monthly basis; however, you will need to use Housing Hand as their trusted Guarantor Service.

How do I cancel a booking?

If you cancel your contract before the contract begins, or you want to cancel and move out early, you will be subject to their cancellation terms and charges.

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Student Accomodations in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Student Accommodation

Choosing the right student accommodation in Bournemouth can significantly enhance your academic experience. Renowned for its vibrant atmosphere and picturesque scenery, Bournemouth is a hub for students from various educational institutions, including Southampton Solent University and Bournemouth University, across its Talbot and Lansdowne Campuses. Whether you are attending Bournemouth & Poole College or Bournemouth Arts University, finding the perfect student housing in Bournemouth is essential.

Opting for off-campus student housing in Bournemouth, UK, provides you with the freedom to explore a diversity of local cultures and activities beyond the college boundaries. Amber steps in to simplify your search for the ideal student accommodation in Bournemouth. It offers a seamless process for students to secure their home away from home, with various affordable room types and convenient locations. The accommodations come with a wealth of amenities designed for students, such as high-speed internet, communal areas, and sometimes even gym facilities, ensuring a comfortable and conducive living and learning environment. Noteworthy properties in close proximity to Bournemouth's educational institutions include the chic townhouses near Bournemouth University (Lansdowne Campus) and modern apartments a short bus ride from Southampton Solent University.

About Bournemouth

A coastal gem located in the south of England, Bournemouth is a picturesque town brimming with natural beauty and academic prowess. Recognised for its stunning beaches, Victorian architecture, and vibrant nightlife, Bournemouth attracts students from across the globe. Its seven miles of golden sands and sparkling waters provide an idyllic setting for both relaxation and study.

The town is notable for its high-ranking educational institutions, contributing to a thriving student demographic. With universities like Bournemouth University (Talbot Campus and Lansdowne Campus), Bournemouth & Poole College, and Bournemouth Arts University, the town boasts a diverse and vibrant educational scene. These institutions are known for their strong emphasis on professional practice, creativity, and innovation, shaping Bournemouth as a hub for academic excellence. Bournemouth's reputation is also cemented through a pulsing social and cultural life. From the elite shopping boutiques at Westbourne to the trendy cafés in Boscombe, each locality within Bournemouth has a unique charm.

Best Student Accommodation In Bournemouth

Finding the best student accommodation in Bournemouth is a primary concern for many students moving to this vibrant city. Off-campus student houses in Bournemouth come with a wealth of benefits, catering to the varying needs of students. From independence, a balance between privacy and social opportunities, to affordability compared to on-campus residences, these accommodations often provide a holistic living experience. Whether you're attending Southampton Solent University or Bournemouth Arts University, there's a range of off-campus Bournemouth student accommodation options. These may include ensuites, student halls, and studio apartments, offering both comfort and convenience. Many accommodations also foster a strong community atmosphere, allowing you to forge lasting friendships and enhance your university life. Below are some of the top student flats in Bournemouth:

1. 17a Christchurch Road

2. Kaplan Living Bournemouth

3. Yugo Belaton House

4. Oxford Point

5. Skyline

6. St Peter’s Hall

7. Mercury House

Cost of Living in Bournemouth

Bournemouth is considered an affordable place to live compared to many other cities in southern England. Housing costs, whether renting or buying, are relatively reasonable for the region. The cost of essentials like groceries, utilities, and transportation tends to be in line with national averages. However, Bournemouth's status as a popular seaside resort town means some entertainment, dining out, and tourism-related expenses can run on the higher side. Overall, Bournemouth offers a relatively inexpensive yet high quality of life. Below, we've provided the breakdown of the many expenses you might incur while staying in Bournemouth:

1. Off-campus accommodation: £560 - £590 per month

2. Transportation: £60 - £70 per month

3. Food: £420 - £475 per month

4. Utility: £240 - £255 `

5. Entertainment: £40 - £70 per month

6. Groceries: £105 - £120 per month

7. Clothes: £70 - £90 per month

Student Travel in Bournemouth

For students looking for convenient and affordable travel around Bournemouth, the region offers a well-connected public transportation system. Commuting from your Bournemouth student accommodation is made easy with an array of transport options that are both accessible and cost-efficient. Emphasising the ease of travel for students residing in the city, here's a look into the transportation facilities, ensuring you make it to your classes on time and explore the city at your leisure.

1. Buses: An extensive network of buses runs across Bournemouth, providing frequent services to key destinations, including universities and the town centre. Single-trip fares generally start at around £2, while students can avail of discounted travel cards for unlimited travel, making it a highly economical option. You can take the Bournemouth Square (Stand O) and Bournemouth Square (Stand Y) bus stations.

2. Metro: While Bournemouth itself does not have a metro system, the efficient bus service complements the travel needs between different locales, covering areas not accessible by train. The average metro fare is  £4.45.

3. Trains: Bournemouth's main train station connects you to various UK destinations, including a direct line to Southampton. Perfect for a weekend getaway or visiting home. Students can benefit from railcards, which offer significant savings on fares.

4. Cycling: With many dedicated cycling lanes, cycling is a budget-friendly and healthy alternative for getting around Bournemouth. There are numerous bike hire schemes available, adding to the ease of travel without the fixed commitment of owning a bike.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Bournemouth

Discovering the student lifestyle in Bournemouth is like uncovering a kaleidoscope of culture, comfort, and coastal charm. Renowned for its picturesque beaches and vibrant urban scene, Bournemouth stands out as an exceptional study destination. Its safety and suitability for student living are second to none, promising a tranquil yet bustling life for academics. With Bournemouth student accommodation options, you'll find yourself immersed in an environment that's not just welcoming but also perfectly pitched for the intellectual mind.

The heart of Bournemouth's social life beats in its myriad of popular hangout spots. Whether it's sipping artisan coffees at the local cafes like Olive Cafe and Leo Cafe or enjoying a meal with friends at trendy restaurants like Arbor and Brasserie Blanc, students will find no shortage of places to relax and unwind. Numerous bars like Cosy Club and Aruba offer a chance to socialise and enjoy live music, while green spaces like the Bournemouth Gardens invite you for a stroll or a picnic between lectures. Every recreational pursuit is catered to here, all within a 5-mile radius of the main student accommodation in Bournemouth. But Bournemouth's appeal extends beyond its daytime pursuits. The town is also known for its cultural vibrancy, hosting music festivals and events that showcase local and international talent. High-energy concerts, art exhibitions, and cultural festivals contribute to a lively atmosphere that students can revel in throughout the year. In a nutshell, Bournemouth captures the essence of a perfect student life - a balance between rigorous academics and a rich social culture. Opt for Bournemouth student houses to experience this harmonious blend of learning and living in a town that celebrates the spirit of studenthood in every corner.

Bournemouth Tourist Attractions

Bournemouth, a vibrant coastal resort town on England’s southern coast, is famous for its seven miles of golden sands and sparkling sea. The town is not only a popular beach destination but also boasts various attractions that lure tourists year-round. From stunning gardens and historic landmarks to aquatic adventures and cultural exhibitions, Bournemouth offers an array of experiences for every visitor.

1. Bournemouth Beach

2. Bournemouth Pier

3. Russell-Cotes Art Gallery & Museum

4. Oceanarium Bournemouth

5. Bournemouth Gardens

6. The Square

7. Hengistbury Head

8. Bournemouth Balloon

9. Bournemouth Aviation Museum

10. Poole Harbour

Universities in Bournemouth

Bournemouth, known for its idyllic coastal beauty, is also a hub of academic excellence, boasting some of the most prominent and respected universities. Some of the universities in Bournemouth include:

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