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Howard Gardens, Cardiff
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£170/week
Glossop Rd, Cardiff
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Newport Rd Ln, Cardiff
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St Andrew's Pl, Cardiff
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Herbert St, Cardiff
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Newport Rd, Cardiff
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Bridge St, Cardiff
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£192/week
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The Parade, Cardiff
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Blackweir Terrace, Cardiff
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Park Pl, Cardiff
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How can a student rent Pontypridd Student Accommodation?

Select, pay, and book. After you shortlist from our catalogue of more than 5,000+ options in Pontypridd, you will be provided free service throughout the entire process from our experienced team. You can contact us for further queries and guidance, and we’d be happy to assist you.

Which is the best Pontypridd student accommodation?

Bridge Street Exchange is the best student housing in Pontypridd, providing you with excellent amenities and facilities.

Which Pontypridd student accommodation is the nearest to university campuses?

The nearest student house in Pontypridd to most of the campuses in Pontypridd is Vita Student Park Place.

Can I get discounts for my student accommodation in Pontypridd?

Yes, students who book earlier often earn generous discounts and pay much less rent for their Pontypridd student accommodation Cardiff. You can also leverage the discounts and cashback from group bookings

Can I stay with my friends in the student accommodation in Pontypridd?

Yes, you can do that. You can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students. But it will be better if you consult the concerned authorities before you decide to move in.

Can a post-graduate get student accommodation in Pontypridd?

Yes, all postgraduate students are allowed to rent student accommodation in Pontypridd.

How much rent does a student pay for student houses in Pontypridd?

Several factors decide on off-campus student housing Pontypridd rent, and location is one of the essential aspects. The cost also relies on the numerous amenities and facilities given by the Pontypridd student accommodation.

Can I view my Pontypridd student accommodation before moving into it?

Yes, you can view your student accommodation in Pontypridd before you move in by contacting Amber Professionals; you can book the site for a check. A virtual tour of the place is also possible.

Are all Pontypridd student accommodations Cardiff fully furnished?

Yes, with Amber, you'll only find completely furnished student accommodation in Pontypridd. In case of any problems, you can contact us.

How do I pay for my Pontypridd student accommodation?

Multiple payment options are available for student accommodation in Pontypridd. You can pay via net banking or your debit card. We also have our payment portal, where we can help you with the procedure.

Student Accomodations in Pontypridd

Pontypridd Student Accommodation

Pontypridd is a dream place for students as it screams academics with a view! Pontypridd is divinely beautiful and draws thousands of tourists and students to settle, even if for only a few years and experience its academic excellence while exploring the Old Bridge, the longest span of stone-arch in the world. Each year, thousands of students get admission to The University of South Wales, Cardiff Metropolitan University, and The University of Wales. These are some of the top universities in the world and are just 20 minutes away from the city of Cardiff. Amber’s student accommodation in Pontypridd Cardiff has a wide radius covering student housing in Cardiff, which is luxury par excellence. The students can choose a wide range of options based on their comfort and budget, starting with the apartments, ensuites, studios and penthouses with their respective room types. Amber promises sensational interiors, top-notch furnishings and services for all our  Pontypridd student accommodations in Cardiff. Ace facilities are the reason behind the Pontypridd student accommodation by Amber as the first choice for students looking for housing. Zenith, Crown Place, and Severn Point are some well-known private student housing options in Pontypridd.

About Pontypridd

Blessed with natural beauty and resources, this county has grown to become one of the best places in the UK. Pontypridd is an industrial town rich in natural resources, and you can take a tour of the coal mining in Pontypridd too. Pontypridd comprises the electoral wards of Cilfynydd, Glyncoch, Graig, Hawthorn, Ilan, Rhondda, Rhydyfelin Central, Rhydyfelin Lower, Town, Trallwn and Treforest. The name ‘Pontypridd’ is from “Pont-y-ty-pridd”, the Welsh for “bridge by the earthen house”, a reference to a succession of wooden bridges that formerly spanned the River Taff at this point. The capital city has a range of popular nightclubs and venues to enjoy. The city is also home to many well-renowned universities like Cardiff Metropolitan University, University of Wales, and Cardiff University etc. Would you like to know two Fun facts about Pontypridd? The legendary Welsh singer Tom Jones was born in Treforest, and Rhondda Cynon Taf is named one of the best star-gazing sites in the United Kingdom! 


Pontypridd residents are all fun and games, as their happy souls never rest with the end number of pubs, clubs, and delectable restaurants just around the corner from the best student accommodation in Pontypridd. The choice of studying in Pontypridd has developed due to the best universities in and around and comfortable student houses in Pontypridd. Cardiff, being the focal point, attracts more students looking for Pontypridd student accommodation.

Best Student Accommodation in Pontypridd

Searching for the perfect Pontypridd student accommodation can be a daunting task, however, necessary. Especially in a place so beautiful, the demand for accommodation can be high, and hence, booking early is safer. Always do your research before settling on any particular accommodation. A place with adequate amenities will make your stay worth it and also contribute to taking an interest in your studies. Worry not! With amber, all you have to do is follow three steps: pick, pay, and book after you have finalised your preferences.

Amber offers a variety of housing options for students. Some of the best Pontypridd student accommodations are:
1. Bridge Street Exchange

2. Vita Student Park Place

3. Glendower House

4. Howard Gardens

5. Collegiate The Neighbourhood

6. The Fitzalan 

7. Cambrian Point 

8. Adam Street Gardens 

Cost of Living in Pontypridd

Having control over your financial matters is always a wise move! Pontypridd Student Accommodation greatly benefits students. It is affordable and student-friendly, which allows you to save money for personal use. Thus, staying in Pontypridd Student Accommodation offered by amber is a great way to save money while enjoying your student life.

1. Food: £1.02-£42.50/week

2.Shopping Essentials: £2.40-£9.60/week

3. Transportation: £2.90-£28.74/week

4. Utilities: £24-£201,85/month

5. Student Accommodation: £89-£217/week

Student Travel in Pontypridd:

Pontypridd student accommodation with amber keeps in mind your need to be able to access the public transport as easily and quickly as possible. You have various transportation choices close to the university, including buses, taxis, trams, trains and rental cars around our UCD student accommodation. Buses and trains are the most popular forms of public transportation for students. Getting around the city is very easy for students.

1. Bus: The whole of The Pontypridd area is easily accessible by bus with regular services and bus stops at regular intervals. Destinations outside the valleys include the principal city of Cardiff, where areas of the UK can be accessed, together with other valley towns such as Merthyr, Treorchy and Aberdare. National Express also operates a daily service to many UK city destinations. A Pontypridd PlusBus ticket allows unlimited bus travel around the whole area of Pontypridd town and Treforest. The charges of a PlusBus pass would cost you £10.40/week and £39.50/month.

2. Bike: One of the fastest and most convenient methods of transport for many students in Cardiff is cycling. There are many cycling lanes across the whole city and places to lock up your bike in both student accommodation and near university buildings. Many of the student houses in Cardiff are within touching distance of good transport links, which makes it easier to travel.

3. Rail: Train services are operated by Arriva Trains Wales, which runs regular services between Pontypridd stations and Cardiff Central, serving other villages along the way and also running services along the Merthyr, Cynon and Rhondda Valleys. All areas of the UK are then accessible from Cardiff Central Station. Moreover, National Railcards offer a 1/3 off eligible train tickets in the UK and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year.

Student Living & Lifestyle in Pontypridd:

In Pontypridd, you can enjoy everything South Wales offers: city life and culture, beautiful beaches, and breathtaking countryside. A town filled with heritage, history, and plenty to discover. Pontypridd Museum, Pit Pony Sanctuary, Old Bridge, The Welsh Shop, Rhondda Heritage Park, The Muni Arts Centre, and Penderyn Whiskey Distillery are some of the top hotspots in Pontypridd. The Town of Pontypridd is located in the Rhondda Cynon Taf valleys, where there is something for everyone. There’s always something to experience with a thriving event scene, from historical sites and travel hotspots with easy reach to local bars and restaurants, markets, cinemas, coffee shops, global sports, gigs, and so much more. You may never struggle to find a way to spend your time in this magnificent Town of Pontypridd.


Organicafe, Elmer's Take a Break Cafe, Honeybee House Tearoom, and LongPlay Coffee are some of the top cafe junctions for students to rewind before or after classes. You can quickly grab some budget-friendly bites at The Bunch of Grapes, Janet's Authentic Northern Chinese Restaurant, and The Cinnamon Tree, among others. Student accommodation in Pontypridd Cardiff is also in proximity to fine-dining restaurants like Volare Restaurant, Mina Restaurant, Blackweir Tavern Cardiff, and Vivo Amigo Cardiff. Or perhaps you`re in the mood to make the best of Pontypridd nightlife at Otley Brewpub and Kitchen, Llanover Arms, The Blueberry Inn, Mo's Bar and many others.

Tourist Attractions In Pontypridd

Pontypridd is, however, more famous for the Old Bridge, a stone bridge across the River Taff built in 1756 by William Edwards. The bridge was the third attempt by Edwards and, at the time of its construction, was the longest single-span stone arch bridge in the world. Some of the best Pontypridd tourist attractions which are not far from our Pontypridd student accommodation are:

1. Lido Ponty

2. Pontypridd Market

3. St.Gwynno’s Church

4. Spot Climbing Center

5. Pontypridd Museum

6. Pit Pony Sanctuary

7. Sardis Road

8. Taff Valley Quad Bike & Activity Center

9. Ynysangharad War Memorial Park

10. The Welsh Shop

Universities in Pontypridd

Apart from its natural beauty, spectacular tourist attractions, history and culture, the reason for the flourishing of so many student accommodations in Pontypridd Cardiff is its educational excellence.  Pontypridd has come a long way and has transformed into a top destination for students around the world. Here are some of the most revered universities in Pontypridd

1. Cardiff Metropolitan University

2. The University of Wales

3. Cardiff University

4. Cardiff and Wales College

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