Student Homes in Shirley, Southampton
If you’re looking for some accommodation that’s slightly quieter than the typical student lifestyle, Shirley is perfect. Fantastic for retail and eateries, student homes in Shirley are never far from the high street, which is full of popular shops and cafes.
Home to Southampton Common, a large green space with lakes and woodland, Shirley is great for any outdoorsy type. There are a wide range of parks only a few minutes' walk away. The park is also home to Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre, so it's definitely worth a visit.
Shirley has great public transport links with both the University of Southampton and Solent University, which are only a 25-minute bus ride away. Southampton’s city centre isn’t much further away, taking only 30-minutes by public transport. You can easily get to Westquay shopping centre, which is perfect for a day out. If you’re looking for other student areas, check out The Polygon or Portswood.
Student homes in Shirley tend to be hard to come by, so if you’re looking for accommodation in the area, snap it up quick. Most houses in the area are semi-detached or terraced homes, which are a great fit for big or mid-sized groups.
UniHomes has a fantastic selection of student properties in Shirley, with a great variety of styles and sizes available. We have student homes on offer across Southampton, if you think you might be better suited elsewhere. All of the properties you see with UniHomes are all inclusive, so there's no need to worry about your utilities, internet or TV licence.