Cardiff Metropolitan University accommodation

Cardiff Metropolitan University is a truly global University, located in the exhilarating capital city of Wales. Students flock to the University from around 140 countries worldwide and our Cardiff student accommodation places you at the heart of all of the action!

  1. General information

    Cardiff Metropolitan University is a truly global University, located in the exhilarating capital city of Wales. The institution constantly invests in its students as well as their futures by providing excellent education opportunities in addition to great training for vocational skills as well. They aim to be accessible, flexible and most importantly attentive to the needs of their 12,000 students.   

    Since 1865, the University has been integral to Cardiff itself and indeed they are proud of their resilience in the student marker and their ability to take care of the economic, social and cultural interests of the institution. They particularly promote graduate employability, applied research and knowledge transfer to achieve their aims of making the world a better place through the students they teach and take care of.

    Today, students flock to Cardiff Met from around 140 countries worldwide; an indication of how truly diverse and inclusive the University is.​​​​ This ethos is continued across our Cardiff Metropolitan University accommodation.

  2. The campus

    There are two main University campuses at Cardiff Met – Llandaff and Cyncoed – with Llandraff being a little closer to the city centre at about two miles away. Both are excellent places to spend your student days, and each campus has a Learning Centre which houses plenty of great academic resources.

    When you’re looking for student accommodation in Cardiff, it’s probably better to know a little something about where you might be based. Llandraff is a bustling hub and is home to Cardiff School of Health Sciences, Cardiff School of Management and the ​​Cardiff School of Art & Design. It’s recently had huge investments and can now boast top-of-the range facilities across the board.

    On the other hand, Cyncoed is home to the Cardiff School of Education and the Cardiff School of Sport. It’s also a super busy campus which is home to the new purpose-built Campus Centre. Cyncoed offers plenty to do no matter what you’re looking for and it even acts as the head office for the Students' and Athletics Union.

    If sport is more your scene, Cardiff Met is one of the leading universities for it in the UK. Cardiff Met Sport has some incredible sports facilities and there are loads of clubs and activities you can get involved in, no matter your ability or experience level. Both Pinnacle Campus Sport & the Athletic Union allow you access to a range of different things to try or even to compete in.

    Our Cardiff Met accommodation pops you right in the middle of all of the action!

  3. Undergraduate study

    There are so many different types of routes you can go down with regards to your undergraduate degree course. No matter which subject areas strikes your fancy or whatever career you dream of, Cardiff Metropolitan University is a great choice of institution to help you achieve every success.

    The University has exactly the right facilities and teaching staff to be able to encourage and support student learning every step of the way, across all five of their academic schools.

    At the end of your degree, you can walk away with confidence that you’ll be a highly employable graduate. There is a near perfect employability rate of students within six months of leaving, and this is partly in thanks to the University’s great links with industry and other establishments around the world.

    You’re bound to have a great time at Cardiff Met, something which is reflected in the results of various surveys about student satisfaction. At Liberty Living, we also make sure you make the most of your time living in our Cardiff Metropolitan University accommodation too.

  4. Postgraduate study

    Postgraduate study is a great idea for an abundance of reasons, most of which are concerned with improving your future. Cardiff Met takes this choice very seriously in order to help you get to the top of your game. No matter who you are or where you’re from you’ll have a real shot at success.

    Cardiff Metropolitan University offers an impressive range of taught postgraduate programmes across their five academic schools. Of course, research based degrees allowing for more independent study can also be taken, and you’ll be supported every step of the way.

    Thanks to excellent partnerships throughout their studies and real-world experiences in industry, graduates often find themselves working for some of the biggest and best companies in the world.

    Our student accommodation at Cardiff Met comes fully equipped with everything you’ll need to take your studies seriously from your new home, and it’ll also house plenty of others in the same shoes as you to make life more interesting.

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Accommodation available in Cardiff

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  1. Liberty Bridge - Cardiff

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    Liberty Bridge is in close proximity to all of Cardiff’s higher educational establishments, including the University of South Wales and Cardiff University's School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies, so you’ll be nearby to all of your lectures as well as your campus.

    Located on Pellet Street in the heart of the city centre, the residence sits right on the doorstep of an abundance of fun things to do and is within easy reach of great transport links, including Cardiff Central train station.

    We take care of all of our residents and whilst we respect your privacy and independence, we have great teams on hand to support you whenever you need us. That's not even touching on the all-inclusive bills to make your life while studying that little bit easier.

  2. Liberty Severn Point - Cardiff

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    Liberty Severn Point is super close to all of the city's higher educational establishments, including Cardiff University and the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.

    Sat on Blackweir Terrace in the popular Cathays area, Liberty Severn Point is within easy reach of all of the interesting local attractions and transport links, including Cathays train station. Liberty Severn Point's location allows you to really get stuck into the city's diverse culture and exciting social scene.

    You’ll be in great hands because the residence is both safe and secure thanks to 24-hour security. You’re also able to relax because all bills are included as standard.

  3. Liberty Cambrian Point - Cardiff

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    If you’re looking for the full student experience in Cardiff, Liberty Cambrian Point is where it’s at. This is an exciting student hub and you’ll be close to the diverse city centre as well as within walking distance to many of Cardiff University's campus' and schools. 

    Located right next to major transport links like Cathays train station, the residence is ideally located for ease. You’re bound to make loads of friends, as we have so many students staying here from all over the world.

    Liberty Cambrian Point is a safe haven in the city, as we pride ourselves on a fantastic 24-hour security team. To make things even less stressful, all your bills are included in your rent, too.

  4. Liberty Park - Cardiff

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    Liberty Park provides the ultimate space to make the most of your student experience in a highly sought after area of Cardiff. It’s the ideal new home to settle into your studies and the local social scenes.

    When you stay at Liberty Park, you’re literally in the heart of everything. Located on Pendyris Street right in the city centre, you can take part in everything the city has to offer, before retreating to your spacious room or the exciting common room. When it’s time to go to lectures, you’re within walking distance of all HE institutions in Cardiff.

    Your time at Liberty Park will be safe and secure and your rent is all-inclusive of bills too, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy your student days.

  5. Liberty Gardens - Cardiff

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    Liberty Gardens is located close to all of Cardiff’s HE institutions, including the University of South Wales and the School of Engineering at Cardiff University, so you’ll be close to all of your lectures and the local social scenes on offer.

    Located on Adam Street right in the heart of the city centre, the residence is within easy reach of great transport links, including Cardiff Central train station. Liberty Gardens sits right near to the centre of town so you can really get stuck into the city's diverse culture and exciting social scene.

    Your time at Liberty Gardens will be safe and secure and your rent is all-inclusive of bills too, so you can sit back, relax and make the most of your student experience.

  6. Liberty Fields - Cardiff

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    Liberty Fields provides the ultimate space to make the most of your student experience. It’s close to many of Cardiff’s higher education establishments, including the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff Metropolitan University and Cardiff University – Business School.

    Cardiff city itself has tons going on, so whether you want a spot of retail therapy or a night out on the town, you’ll never be too far away from all the action. The residence also provides great access to local transport, with multiple train stations and bus stops all within walking distance.

    When you stay at Liberty Fields you can expect high standards and all-inclusive rent – and you'll be safe and secure with CCTV and on-site security staff 24/7.

  7. Liberty Court - Cardiff

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    Liberty Court provides students with quality student accommodation in a fantastic location close to everything they could possibly need in Cardiff. You'll be close to Cardiff Metropolitan University, so you’ve got no excuses to be late for lectures!

    At Liberty Court you’re right in the middle of the action whether you’re looking to head on out for a night on the town or simply make sure that you make it to your lectures on time.

    You’ll be safe and secure throughout the duration of your stay here thanks to the excellent security provisions which we include in your rent. Speaking of things included in the rent, your bills are too – just to make life easier.

  8. Liberty House - Cardiff

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    This residence is fully let to our university partner.

    Our student accommodation at Liberty House is ideal for students at the medical school as part of Cardiff University. It’s also close to Cardiff Metropolitan University, so you’ll be able to make the most of your student experience!

    Located on Clodien Avenue in the popular Heath area, the residence is within easy reach of all the stuff you’ll need as well as transport links like Cathays train station. You’re also really near to the centre of town and all of the fun it brings.

    As with all our residences, Liberty House is safe and secure and all of your bills are included in your rent. We like to put your mind at ease!

Why choose Liberty Living?

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    The best choice for international students

    Coming to the UK to study from abroad? Welcome! We love catering to students from all over the world and learning a thing or two about their culture. Luckily, we’ve already got plenty of experience with this as we currently have around 4,500 international students staying with us, so you’re certainly not alone.

    When you stay with Liberty Living your safety is the most important thing to us. We understand that you’re a long way from home and you want to feel comfortable and secure at all times. We have amazing staff on hand 24 hours a day, from the Residence Team, right through to Security who’ll keep an eye out for you overnight as well as CCTV. Contents insurance covering your possessions is included as standard in your rent, so your stuff is protected, and any parcels you have delivered will be well looked after until you can come to collect them.

    Of course, we want you to have fun and make the most of your time here, too. You can always come to us with any problems, or even just for a chat. A new country can be confusing, so we’ve got loads of tips for things to do, too – just ask! Many of our staff members are multilingual, so don’t be shy if English isn’t your first language; if we can’t immediately offer support in your native tongue, we’ll point you in the direction of someone who can. We’ll do our best to help you settle in and make friends, and we can point you in the right direction for any visa, welfare or University advice you may need.

    We can’t wait to meet you!


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    Multi-award winning

    We think we’re pretty great – but don’t worry, we can back it up, we promise! We’ve won tons of awards and we’re eager to win more, so you know you’re in good hands. From ‘Best Customer Service’ to ‘Best Private Halls Provider’, we have our fair share of accolades, so take a look below…

    • Finalist ‘Best Individual Accommodation in the UK’ 2019

    • Awarded ‘Best Halls of Residence in the UK’ 2018

    • Awarded ‘International Accommodation Quality Mark’ from 2012 – 2017

    • Shortlisted 'Best Private Halls Provider' from 2014 – 2017

    • Winner 'Best Individual Accommodation' 2016

    • Shortlisted 'Best Student Broadband' 2016

    • Shortlisted 'Best Learning Environment' 2016

    • Winner of the 'Contribution to the Student Experience' award 2016

    • Winner of the Rate Your Landlord 'Improvement Impact Award' 2015

    • Winner 'Best Learning Environment' 2015

    • Winner 'Best Student Broadband' 2015

    • Winner of the 'Rate Your Landlord' survey 2015

    • Shortlisted 'Best Individual Accommodation' 2014

    • Winner of the 'Rate Your Landlord' survey 2014

    • Winner of the 'Best Hall of Residence of the Year' survey 2013

    • Winner 'Best Customer Service' 2012

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    Enhancing your Student Experience

    Our dedicated Student Experience programme has been created to ensure that every single one of you has the best stay possible when you live with us. Whether it is coming along to our social events and activities to meet new people, getting involved in fundraising and volunteering for some amazing charities, or popping along to drop in sessions to seek advice on finances, wellbeing and careers, we have something for you.

    We understand that University can sometimes be an overwhelming experience, but don’t worry our team are great at giving advice on and mediating in all kinds of welfare issues that you may experience, such as homesickness, difficulty in getting on with flatmates, noise complaints, relationship problems, partying too hard and having trouble with studies.

    Also, if you need more guidance, we have great relationships with our University partners and their support departments to help and guide you.

    Follow the link to find out more about our Student Experience programme.

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    Liberty Living operates in accordance with the National Code of Standards for student accommodation. The Code of Standards is run by ANUK (The Accreditation Network UK), the NUS, and Unipol Student Homes, and is supported by universities across the UK.

    Liberty Living joined the Code of Standards to give our students peace of mind. You can be assured that you will enjoy a high standard of living in accordance with the Code of Standards, and a prompt resolution to problems should they ever occur when you stay at any of Liberty Living’s residences.

    All of Liberty Living’s residences have been accredited by ANUK and run in accordance with the National Code of Standards.

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    Liberty Living follow a distinct set of standards for our student accommodation, called the ANUK/Unipol National Codes. The purpose of these Codes, (membership of which is voluntary), is to provide students with professional housing services.

    The standards chosen for the Codes reflect a balance of common sense obligations and responsibilities between landlords and tenants. They also reflect established best practice in the sector and are based on what an average student and their parents would expect of a good quality housing supplier. The standards are supported by the voice of students themselves through the National Union of Students.

    What does being a member of the codes mean?

    • Both parties can enjoy the benefits of good standards of housing management and practice.
    • Misunderstandings and disputes are reduced.
    • If problems do occur they can be promptly resolved.
    • The independent complaints procedure operated by the Codes can be used for complaint resolution.
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    Looking for somewhere to stay over the summer months?

    Stay with us this summer at one of our 46 residences across 17 cities in the UK. We offer both short-term and long-term stays.

    Whether you’re planning to work, study, shop, attend a conference or explore further afield, we’re the perfect base for an affordable city centre break and offer a wide range of room options.

    All bills and internet access are included, and you’ll feel safe round-the-clock with our 24-hour security and on-site maintenance teams.

    Unfortunately our summer availability period has now ended, we will have availability again from the start of 2019 so watch this space!

Cardiff Metropolitan University student accommodation

Cardiff Metropolitan University takes pride in investing in students and their future careers. Located in the Welsh capital, you’ll find state of the art learning facilities, as well as an abundance of culture and amenities. Cardiff met student accommodation leaves you walking distance from everything the city has to offer.

Choosing to study at Cardiff Met will open the door to excellent education opportunities and exceptional training for vocational skills, taking you down a path that gives you all the foundations you need for a successful career. Students who leave Cardiff Met walk away as highly employable graduates, with the university boasting a near-perfect employability rate within six months of leaving. This is partly down to the University’s great links with industry and businesses around the world.

Cardiff Met has two main campuses, with the accommodation at each offering up a completely different experience. Llandaff is a bustling hub that plays host to Cardiff School of Health and Sciences, Cardiff School of Management and the Cardiff School of Art & Design. Whereas a stay at Cardiff Met’s accommodation at the Cyncoed campus will find you close to Cardiff School of Education and its wonderful sports facilities. The University provides some of the best sports education in the country, promising incredible facilities and limitless opportunities.

As a city, Cardiff promises a brilliant student experience. The city has a vibrant nightlife, excellent shopping amenities, and an incredibly friendly atmosphere. Although Cardiff Met’s two main campuses are found a couple of miles from the city centre, we have student accommodation available closer to all the action.
Today, students flock to Cardiff Met from around 140 countries worldwide; an indication of how truly diverse and inclusive the University is. This ethos is maintained throughout our Cardiff Metropolitan University accommodation.