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Living in Cambridge

Private accommodation providers in partnership with Brunel Student Lettings – at Cambridge is the world’s leading marketplace for international student housing, helping students find their perfect home away from home. has been six years in the making and our international team has already helped thousands of students find their home. We have the widest and most carefully selected range of rooms that were built and are managed specifically for students. This gives students the power to explore and compare a variety of rooms across different neighbourhoods so that they can make the right choice. Choosing the right home provides a safe and inspiring foundation, helping students to grow and make the most of their journey.

  • Price match promise
  • 4.5* Trustpilot Rating
  • 24-hour service from a global expert bookings team which speak 12 languages

Brunel students can claim a £100 Uber voucher if they book through The following terms and conditions apply:

  • You must submit an enquiry on the website between now and 11th October 2021; and,
  • make a booking for 34 weeks or more via (not directly with a landlord) by 25th October 2021; and,
  • mention the £100 Uber Voucher Code 'UniPromo - £100' to your booking consultant.

Provided you qualify for the offer you must claim your voucher within one calendar month of your booked move-in date and email, or by contacting your booking consultant directly. Check with your booking consultant if you are in any doubt as to whether this offer applies to your booking.

If you cancel your booking you will not be entitled to receive the voucher or any alternative. This offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or promotions found on

Information on the types of rooms available, their location and fees can be found on the website

The University of Cambridge Accommodation Service

The University of Cambridge Accommodation Service help members of affiliated institutions find homes and settle into life in Cambridge. They have over one hundred years’ experience of assisting members of the University to find accommodation. They provide access to a wide range of properties within the private sector. It is unfortunately the case that there are a number of scam websites offering bogus accommodation. University of Cambridge Accommodation Service advise extreme caution when using other property websites. One of the benefits of using their website is that the properties advertised on it are subject to their scrutiny and are verified as legitimate. If you would like to access the University of Cambridge Accommodation Service online portal where you may register and log in to view the properties advertised by a local landlords please email us so we can pass your details to the Cambridge Accommodation Service to give access to you. There will be a £35 charge by Cambridge Accommodation Service for registering on the portal.

Brunel Student Lettings – Find a Housemate Facebook group

If you do not have a group formed already but would like to live in a shared property with other Brunel students, you can request to join our closed ‘Brunel Student Lettings – Find a Housemate Facebook’ group to find there other students who are also looking to form a group. Once we accept your request you will be able to post on a facebook group. This will allow you contact other Brunel student’s directly, arrange meetings with your potential housemates and choose them.

Right to Rent

You must prove your right to stay in the UK before moving into any property. Your landlord, whether the University or in the private sector, will ask to see and take a copy of the passports (or other relevant documents) of all adults in your household. For more on this, and other useful information, see ‘How to Rent’.