Oxford

Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Oxford

This famous UK city is located in the south of England, relatively close to London and other beautiful places to visit. It is a very culturally varied city, with beautiful architecture, history in every corner and different green spaces to enjoy. In addition, its student atmosphere is very lively, since a large part of its restaurant and leisure offer revolves around the University of Oxford and its students. It is known worldwide that the English city attracts thousands of young people every year for its university’s prestige. 

In Oxford you will be able to enjoy English culture to the fullest, being able to live in a city with various architectural and cultural gems. Also, you will be able to practise your English and meet people from all over the world.

Looking for student accommodation in Oxford? There is usually a lot of competition in the search for furnished accommodation (both apartments and rooms), with a good location and at a good price. We recommend that you start your search well in advance, to choose the ideal accommodation for you.

At Erasmus Play we help you find your ideal accommodation easily through our student accommodation comparator.

Student apartments for rent in Oxford

In Oxford, you will find both furnished studios, that is, for one or two people, and apartments with more rooms to share with other young people. Keep in mind that the second alternative is usually cheaper than the first since you can divide the cost of rent and bills among everyone who lives there.

As for the price, you will find apartments for rent from 900 pounds a month onwards. Our search engine has grouped all the apartments for rent in Oxford so you don't have to compare on countless websites. We do the hard work for you so that you save time and money in choosing your accommodation. You can find flats of all kinds: with 1, 2, 3, 4 or more rooms, with a terrace and views of spectacular places in the city. In addition, you can make the reservation 100% online and in a secure way since all the accommodations are verified.

Student room for rent in Oxford

Generally, finding a room for rent in a shared flat in Oxford can be a bit tricky. However, from Erasmus Play we make it easy for you, you just have to enter the search engine, select your preferences regarding the characteristics and compare between the different verified accommodation alternatives that are available for your dates. When you find the ideal room for you, don't hesitate to book quickly, don't let them rent it before you! Do it in a secure way and 100% online.

For reference, the monthly cost of a room ranges from 730 pounds onwards and can go up to 1500 pounds per month. The rental price of the room will depend on the location and condition of the apartment.

Student accommodation in Oxford

When choosing the best accommodation for you, you have to know which are the most convenient areas to live in Oxford. This depends on your university or college location, and if you want to live in the centre of the city or if you prefer to live a little further away. Here are some of the most chosen areas to live by international students who travel to Oxford:

Apartments for rent in Saint Clements

The Saint Clements neighbourhood is located to the east of the centre of Oxford, a about 15 minutes walk away from it. It has easy access to several parks in the city. In addition, it is close to the two most important universities in Oxford.

Apartments in Jericho

This area is located to the north of the centre of the English city, very close to several green areas where you will be able to relax in your leisure time. In addition, you will be able to walk to the city centre in approximately 10 minutes.

Room for rent in the centre of Oxford

If you choose this area to live in, you will be close to the main University, most of the nightlife and Oxford main train station. Here, a room in a shared flat is priced from £ 890 and up.

Erasmus accommodation near Oxford universities

These are the two Universities in the city that welcome the most international students every year:

Oxford University

Founded in 1096, this is the first university in the United Kingdom and one of the oldest in the world. Known worldwide, its 38 faculties, or colleges, have high prestige. College buildings are located throughout the city, it does not have a main campus, although they are usually located in the centre. For this reason, we recommend that you determine which one you are going to go to and see where it is located in the city.

Brookes University

The campus of this university is located east of the centre of Oxford. To live near it, you can choose areas such as Headington, Headington Hill, New Marston and Saint Clements.

University residence in Oxford

Most of the student residences in this English city are located in neighbourhoods on the outskirts of the city. For this reason, to the cost of the rental, you have to add the transportation cost that you will have to get to the centre and the University.

The price of a room in a residence can range from 600 pounds onwards, although this price may increase depending on the characteristics of each residence. Many residences include services such as dining room, cleaning, gym, etc.

Frequently asked questions about living in Oxford

How much does a student rental flat cost in Oxford?
A furnished flat (studio type) in this English city starts for 900 pounds per month. Access our search engine and compare the prices of hundreds of accommodations from countless websites quickly.
Why share a flat with other students at Oxford?
This alternative is usually the one most chosen by young people, for two reasons. First of all, it allows you to save on rental costs and bills for water, electricity, internet, etc. Second, you will be able to share the experience up close with other young people and make it more fun.
Where to live in Oxford if you are a student?
International young people generally choose neighbourhoods in the city centre (as Oxford University's faculties and entertainment venues are concentrated there) and in the surrounding areas, such as Jericho, Headington, Saint Clements and North Oxford.
How much does it cost to live in Oxford for a student?
This city in the United Kingdom has a high cost of living, on average similar to any capital in Europe. However, as a student, you will always be able to access a discount or find free plans to enjoy with your friends without any problem.
Why go on Erasmus to Oxford?
If you want to fully immerse yourself in English culture and practice the language, Oxford is the perfect place for you. In addition, you will be able to enjoy its history, its surroundings and its prestigious universities. Of course, do not forget to bring a raincoat!

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