Student houses to rent in Swansea
The second largest city in Wales, with legendary nightlife centred on Wind Street, Swansea is also surrounded by stunning coastline and countryside.
Frequently asked questions
There will be student accommodation available in Swansea all year round, but many students start to seek shared flats in Swansea from October.
First year and international students usually begin their search for student accommodation in halls of residence in January.
Metro Student Accommodation make it easy for second year and third year students to search for their perfect flat or studio apartment.
Use the search tools on this website or contact the Metro team to discuss your needs in detail.
And, don’t forget that with Metro all your utility bills and insurance are included in the rent, so you have nothing extra to pay for.
The amount you pay for your student house in Swansea with Metro ranges depending on the size of the house and the facilities included. Prices start from around £88 per person per week up to £92 per person per week – with all utility bills included.
By comparison, halls of residence at Swansea University might cost around £110 per week, but could cost more when you add in utilities or services – and for larger rooms.
Metro Student Accommodation is legally required to protect your deposit – and we use the My Deposits tenancy deposit scheme to manage your money.
Generally, if you take care of your student flat you should have no problem getting your money back.
Deposits for student houses in Swansea are typically around £300 per person. The deposit to reserve a house with Metro is around £150.00.
Student Accommodation Swansea
Metro Student Accommodation has seven refurbished student houses to rent in Swansea, each offering easy access to the Swansea University.
For those looking for a student house in Swansea to share with your fellow students, Metro offer seven houses across Brynmill and Uplands areas, within easy reach of Swansea Universities Singleton Park and Bay Campuses.
Check out our location specific student house here:
Our student houses range from affordable 7-bedroom student houses to our 10 bedroom student house on Sketty Road, and all are close to local shops, bars and restaurants.
Student houses swansea
Our student houses for rent in Swansea come with all bills included, including high speed wifi internet, a double bed, TV license, laundry facilities and a fully fitted kitchen. Some of our houses even have a spectacular sea view!
Student lettings Swansea
Our student houses in Swansea offer the best student accommodation at affordable prices. Each house has been fully refurbished and is designed to give students a secure, private space alongside a communal living area and kitchen.
If you are looking for a private student accommodation in Swansea for your next year, take a look at our full range of Swansea student accommodation here.
Things for Students to do in Swansea
Swansea – The City by the Sea – is a stunningly diverse city and for over 50 years the Swansea Market is a must visit place, offering many stores, coffee shops and pubs, from locally sourced foods through to handmade jewellery.
You can’t be bored in Swansea with activities on offer, such as, surfing, paddle boarding, kitesurfing, coasteering, mountain biking and wild swimming to name a few of the activities on offer, and the Grand Theatre has regular shows, from musicals, theatre productions and comedy nights.
The annual Beach Sculpture Festival runs through the summer months, covering several beaches in the Swansea Bay area.
The Visit Swansea website is a wealth of information, link below:
Don’t forget your NUS card as many outlets offer student discounts that you don’t want to miss!
Transport Links for Students in Swansea
Swansea is well served by train linking the city to the rest of the UK and by investing in a 16-25 Railcard, you will benefit from good savings on standard class rail tickets, the cost is £30 but you will soon make that back on a few trips.
All our houses are in the favoured student areas, of Uplands and Brynmill, with great transport links, coffee shops, eateries and bars and most importantly a stroll or cycle ride from Uni Singleton campus. There are easy and regular bus services also to the Bay campus.