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Rooms for Rent in Cardiff

Cardiff is the home of students from three universities and it is always attractive to many people. As the capital city of Wales, Cardiff has the cultural diversity that other cities can not compared with, and it also has a cheap cost of living for a capital city. In Cardiff you can find affordable accommodation such as rooms in shared houses, where you can rent a double room in a beautiful old Victiorian terrace from £300 to £600 a month (all bills included). It is much easier to find a cheap room on a low budget here than somewhere in London. With the lower expense, you can still enjoy the multicultural feel by tasting food from all over the globe including Mroccan, Lebanese, Syrian and Japanese.


Cost for Rooms in Cardiff

As house prices in Cardiff are 6.6 times the value of salaries compared to a UK average of 8.8, you can save the expense through renting a room in a shared unit. For example, the average rent for a single room in Cardiff runs around £430 per month, which affected by the differences of neighborhood. The average renting cost from £700 to £950 per month in the Bay area, which is the most popular place that people consider when moving into Cardiff, while in the neighborhood of Carton the average cost falls between £600 to £950 per month.However those are just average rent for all types of housing, among them rooms cost apparently much less. Furthermore, a furnished room costs slightly higher than a normal one, with a medium monthly rent of £350.


Rooms for Student in Cardiff

With over 40,000 students from three universities, Cardiff have to meet the needs of student housing. The universities offer solutions for students with providing a range of accommodation to suit individual preferences and budgets. Students can apply for a single room with shared bathroom or en-suited apartment, which will be allocated to new undergraduates, as well as first year students. If the students decided to go for a private housing, they can always find like-minded fellows through the help of the residence office.



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Rooms in Cardiff

How big are rooms for rent in Cardiff?
Cardiff rooms for rent sizes are very different from each other however you can expect to rent rooms around 24m² to 50m².
How can I find rooms for rent Cardiff during COVID-19?
At Nestpick, we list many rooms for rent for Cardiff. As our apartments are already checked you can easily list rooms and book your new rental in Cardiff online with Nestpick.
I am a student looking for rooms in Cardiff, what information do I need?
First of all welcome to Cardiff! As long as you are over 18 years old you can rent a room in Cardiff.
Is rent cheap for rooms for rent in Cardiff?
In Cardiff rent prices for rooms may vary. Before your semester starts we suggest you have a look at Nestpick.com and list prices for different rooms in Cardiff.