Student Accommodation in Widcombe, Bath
Widecombe is one of the closest areas to The University of Bath which is just a few minutes walk away north east of the area and therefore worth considering for student living. Located close to the city centre and surrounded by some fantastic scenery Widcombe also has some fine country pubs, along the main Widcombe Hill, to enjoy including The Ram, Ring O Bells and The White Hart.
Behind the university accommodation Widcombe Wharf, you can investigate Bath Deep Lock and enjoy the canal boats as they pass through. Bath is a great place to experience the boat life, with tours of the city via narrowboat which are available to hire nearby.
Widcombe is well located close to The University of Bath, it also benefits from being just a short walk from the city centre as well as Bathwick - another popular student area within Bath. Local shops and cafes line the main street to the north of Widcombe, which is also close to Bath Spa train station, providing links to nearby Bristol, London and other major UK cities.
The close proximity to the city centre means that the hot springs and roman baths are within reach for anyone choosing to live in Widcombe, an ideal way to unwind after a week of lectures. Another great spot, for any one choosing to steer away from the usual student lifestyle, is the infamous Prior Park falls to the south of Widcombe and is one of the contributors to Bath's World Heritage Site title.
As is common throughout Bath, Widcombe is home to amazing 18th-century Georgian architecture that has been converted into more modern day student accommodation. Properties in Widcombe range from 3 bedroom converted apartments to 4 or even 5 bedroom homes. The impressive student houses within the area boast Georgian style features, alongside more modern features such as high spec fitted kitchens, reasonably-sized bedrooms and large living spaces.