Hendrefoelan Student Village


Directions to Hendrefoelan Student Village, Emily Phipps Building, and South Wales Miners' Library

(Sat Nav: SA2 7PG)

From the University, turn left onto Mumbles Road. Continue past St Helen’s Rugby/Cricket Ground and take a left turn into Gorse Lane (immediately before the Patti Pavilion). Follow the wall of the grounds, turning left again at the next junction (Cricketers’ Pub on your right).

At the mini roundabout, turn left, back to Mumbles Road. Turn right at the traffic lights and, keeping in the right hand lane, continue past the university campus entrance.

Turn right at first set of traffic lights (junction with Sketty Lane). Pass the University Sports Centre on your left, Singleton Hospital on your right and at the mini roundabout take the right exit into Sketty Park Road.

Proceed straight ahead at the traffic lights (after passing Bishop Gore School on your right), turning left at the junction with Gower Road.

Continue through next set of traffic lights and straight across the first mini roundabout, passing Olchfa School on your
left, turn right at the next mini roundabout, into Hendrefoelan Student Village.

Follow the drive to the Central Square, where it should be possible to park.

Emily Phipps Building

Follow the road around the student village and you will come to a grey 1960s building and car park. This is the Emily Phipps Building.

The main entrance to the Emily Phipps Building is on the corner of the building at the top of the slope.