Mobility, security & maintenance

  • Security officer
  • Secure door
  • CCTV
  • Onsite manager
  • Wheelchair access
  • Lifts
  • Onsite maintenance

Bills included

  • Room WiFi
  • Water
  • Heating
  • Electricity

Facilities

  • Laundry
  • Reception
  • Outdoor area
  • Communal study
  • Entertainment area
  • Vending machines
  • Bike storage

General Description

A large purpose built hall of residence within the BU portfolio, available for first year students attending BU but owned and operated by Unite Students, who are the landlord for all residents.

Purbeck House is a friendly accommodation block that’s home to more than 500 undergraduate students. A few studios are available but the majority are ensuite rooms within cluster flats sharing a kitchen. It has 2 blocks of flats with a courtyard separating them. There is also a common room and study room.

The ResLifeBU programme and annual bus pass is included in rent.

Prices are based on 2020/21 and may be subject to change for the 2021/22 cycle.

Local area

It’s situated in the centre of our Lansdowne Campus, within easy reach of all of our buildings, as well as the train station, the centre of Bournemouth and the beach. There’s also a Co-op over the road and the university bus (U1) picks up and drops off from just around the corner.

Room options available

Bournemouth University Logo

Bournemouth University

in partnership with Unite Students
Freshers guaranteed
PH flat

PH Standard Room

Price from
£141 p/w

  • Private bedroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Wifi
  • Desk
Bournemouth University Logo

Bournemouth University

in partnership with Unite Students
Freshers guaranteed
Purbeck House Studio

PH Studio Room

Price from
£167 p/w

  • Private flat
  • Private bathroom
  • Wifi
  • Desk

Terms and conditions

Please see out web pages for full details of the Terms and Conditions: https://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/why-bu/accommodation/contracts-codes-practice To secure your accommodation at the time of booking there is a £250 advance rent payment, deducted from the first rent payment. The annual rent is split into three instlaments. Rooms are 42 week contracts, the studios are 50 weeks. Arrivals weekend is 19/20 September 2020, arrival timeslots are booked at the time of completing the online induction in September.

Prices are based on 2020/21 and may be subject to change for the 2021/22 cycle.