Hendrefoelan Student Village

A Thriving Student Community

Good value accommodation

  • Our largest residence site of 1,300 students boasts a friendly, lively and active social scene
  • Self-catered standard rooms with kitchens equipped with cooker, hob, microwave, kettle and fridge / freezer and plenty of storage
  • The majority of the accommodation is located in the Woodside area and consist of 7-bed flats.
  • For student on the Dual Campus option, the house sizes vary from 8-10 beds
  • All accommodation is standard; shared bathrooms and kitchens.
  • Bathroom ratio on average 1:4 but varies between properties 


  • A frequent bus service to the Campus, city centre and Gower (limited service during vacations) 
  • Spar shop on site, located in the centre of the site near the Student Union bar called the 'Wonky Sheep'
  • Students' Union run the launderette located in the centre of the site next to the Spar shop.
  • Local shops, Post Office, banks, pubs and takeaways within a ten-minute walk 

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For more information please see our Residence Information Guide.


  • Click here for a location map.
  • 2 1/2 miles from the Singleton Park Campus: 10/15 minute bus ride / 45-minute walk / 15-minute cycle
  • 20-minute drive/ bus ride from national award winning beaches on the Gower Peninsula
  • 15-minute bus ride / 45-minute walk / 15-minute cycle to the City Centre / train station

Designated areas include:

  • Quiet areas - Noise restrictions between 11pm and 8am
  • Alcohol-Free areas - Students agree not to consume or store alcohol within the flat/House
  • Welsh speakers - Siarad Cymraeg? Specific areas for students who speak welsh.
  • Mature area - This is for students who are over the age of 21
  • Postgraduate area - Usually 51-week courses and study after your initial degree.
  • Health science area: human and health science students click here.


Hendrefoelan Student Village - (self-catered)

2015-2016 - All Rooms are Single - Total approx 1000 Self Catered Rooms on site













40 weeks






51 weeks