Plymouth Cross House offers stylish student accommodation within easy walking distance to the University of Plymouth, Drake Circus and Plymouth Pavilions. The city has all the restaurants and bars you would expect from the ninth largest university in Britain. No need to catch the bus, the city centre is literally on your doorstep, with bars such as Walkabout, Slug and Lettuce and shopping centre Drake Circus within a 5 minutes’ walk.
Our student accommodation in Plymouth offers students the choice of spacious studios or modern shared flats. There is up to 100Mbps WiFi available throughout the building, as well as a communal dining area, onsite cinema room, games room and gym (gym charges apply).
Whether you prefer the privacy of a studio or sharing a flat with others your room will come with a large, comfortable bed, a study area, plenty of storage, and all en-suite bathrooms have been finished to an exceptional standard. Studios also come with their own modern, well-equipped kitchenette.
The University of Plymouth is ranked in the top 3% of degree-granting providers of higher education in the world, in the CWUR World University Rankings, and has more than 23,000 students. The city itself is soaked in a proud military history. A walk around The Hoe offers up the chance to check out views of Plymouth Sound and Drake’s Island, and to see where Sir Francis Drake played bowls when the Spanish Armada made its way up the English Channel!
Students in the area flock to Plymouth Pavilions for regular live music gigs, and there are three bars run by the Student Union on the main University of Plymouth campus. Elsewhere Switch, on North Hill, is a lively venue where dancing into the wee hours is always on the cards, and OMG is one of the area’s most instantly-recognisable nightclubs.
As for retail therapy, even the shops pay homage to Plymouth’s past, with the wonderfully-named Armada Centre and Drake Circus hosting independent and big-name stores, restaurants and cafes. The city centre is packed with a diverse range of outlets that meet every need.
*Cashback will be distributed once the student has moved in and paid their first rental instalment. Please see the terms and conditions for more information.