Kings Road and University-owned accommodation

You can live in a single room in Kings Road, which is on the seafront in Brighton. There are bus and train links to the Sussex campus nearby.

Explore Kings Road flats

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Rent and facilities

Guideline single room rent (2020-21) £127.24-£137.24 per week
Bathroom type Shared
Sink in bedroom Yes
Laundry facilities Yes
Number of flatmates 5
Area of Brighton & Hove Brighton seafront, city centre
Distance to nearest train station 0.7 miles
Local amenities Brighton train station, bus stops, shopping centre and the beach

The Kings Road flats are on a main road in Brighton, so you may sometimes hear traffic.

Join the off-campus Facebook group to get to know your future flatmates (we'll email you an invitation to join).

Kings Road flats image gallery

What is included

Your rent includes:

  • utility bills (water, electricity and gas) and service charges
  • regular cleaning of common areas – you do your own washing up and clean your bedroom and bathroom
  • contents insurance (basic cover) from Endsleigh
  • maintenance, management and campus security services.

Internet access is provided in our residences as a University campus service.

Your bedroom includes:

  • a bed and mattress
  • a wardrobe and drawers
  • a desk with lamp and chair
  • bookshelves
  • blinds or curtains
  • a mirror.

Your kitchen includes a cooker, fridge freezer and kettle, and may also have a microwave. 

You need to bring bedding and bed sheets, towels, cutlery, plates, bowls, mugs, cups and other kitchen equipment, and you can order bedding packs to collect at your residence.

Our accommodation is non-smoking and we don't allow pets.

Length of stay

Undergraduate 39 weeks
Postgraduate 51 weeks

You can also read the Guide to living in University-managed accommodation [PDF 8.2MB] for more information.

How to get to Kings Road

See Kings Road off-campus accommodation map [PDF 530KB].


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