Student accommodation in Manchester
You can find and book student accommodation in Manchester quickly and easily on Student.com. We are the world’s largest marketplace for student accommodation and our strict vetting process ensures we only list properties from trusted landlords. Book your ideal student home with us and you’ll have a great base from which to enjoy student life and the best Manchester has to offer. Using our helpful map feature you can see how far each property is from your university and choose a home with a perfect location.
Bursting with activity, Manchester is the pride of the north packed full of drama, shops and entertainment. Buzzing with urban energy, Manchester is a place that offers students everything from world class art and high-tech living to green parks and historical attractions.
Manchester is the largest city in Northern England and thus wonderfully diverse, sporting grand red brick Victorian architecture and neo-gothic buildings but also the glass-fronted glory of MediaCityUK and Salford Quays. Throw in two world-class football teams, boutique stores and the enormous Trafford Center shopping mall and you’ll get a sense of what drives Manchester and the fun you can have there. Wherever you choose your student home to be located, you’ll never be bored in Manchester.
If you’re into soap operas, don’t forget to visit the set of Coronation Street, one of the most popular and longest running shows on British television. For a fun night out, head out to The Printworks, an entertainment complex in the heart of Manchester. This old publishing house now boasts a movie theatre, a gym with a swimming pool and 16 bars and restaurants. Visit Manchester has even called The Printworks’ roof garden “one of the best kept secrets in Manchester”.
Your student home in Manchester
You can find student accommodation in Manchester with Student.com. We offer hundreds of beds in the best private properties, each one perfect for modern student life. Our expert booking team will make booking your new student home easy. Our service is also 100% free to use for you.
We list over 10,000 rooms, studios and flats in dedicated student properties located across Manchester. Popular areas for student accommodation in Manchester include the Manchester city centre, Rusholme, Salford and Fallowfield.
Being a big city and a regional centre, Manchester boasts several internationally ranked universities to choose from when figuring out where you want to get your degree. Whether you’re looking for accommodation near the University of Manchester, the University of Salford or the Manchester Metropolitan University, at Student.com, you can find what you are looking for.
Frequently asked questions about student accommodation in Manchester
How do I apply for student accommodation in Manchester?
Applying for accommodation on Student.com is easy. First you need to figure out what dates you’ll be needing the accommodation for and then just pick the home you like. One of our booking consultants will then call you and explain the next steps. After your chat with the booking consultant, we’ll then get your contract ready for you to sign. This whole service is completely free for you so all you’ll have to pay is your rent and your deposit.
What are the different room types you offer in Manchester?
Our properties in Manchester can have up to three different types of rooms.
AShared Roomhas two or more people sleeping in separate beds in the same room. Any additional living space like living room, kitchen and bathroom are shared with other rooms.
In aPrivate Roomyou have a private bedroom. Other facilities are shared with other rooms.
If you rent theEntire Place, you will get a fully self-contained property. This means that all your living space as well as cooking and bathing facilities are only for you and you don’t have to share with anyone.
How do I pay my rent?
Once your contract is signed, we’ll give you all the details you need to pay. You’ll pay the rent directly to the landlord and won’t have to pay any fees to Student.com.
Do I have to pay a deposit?
Yes, to secure your booking with your chosen property, you will be asked to pay a deposit. Your booking consultant will give you more information about this.
I’ll only stay in Manchester for a while. Can I book short-term accommodation?
Some of the properties we list also offer short-term stays. Others do have their own fixed move-in and move-out dates that correspond with the academic calendar however. You can talk to one of our booking consultants if you require dates other than the typical academic year and we’ll try to find you suitable options.
Can I live with a friend who will also be studying in Manchester?
Absolutely! Make sure you both book with Student.com and after submitting your application, log into your account and mention in your preferences that you’d like to live together. Make sure the person(s) you want to live with will do the same and list you as someone they want to live with.
I don’t feel comfortable booking without seeing the place first. Can you arrange a viewing?
Yes. If you’ll be in Manchester before your program starts and would like to see a place you’re interested in, our booking consultants will be happy to arrange this for you.
My question was not answered here. Where can I find more information?
If you have any other questions, you can check ourFAQ pageor contact one of our booking consultants. They are always happy to help with any questions you might have!