Transom House

Ideal for students studying at City Campus, walk or cycle along the river paths to your lectures and the city centre.

Transom House

Transom House on Victoria Street is surrounded by a mixture of ancient buildings and modern tower blocks, close to the Old City and historic harbour – great for culture, inspiration, nightlife and part-time work.

Managed by our partners Capitol Students, this accommodation is ideal if you're studying at Spike Island or Arnolfini. You'll be well connected to City Campus and Frenchay Campus with nearby regular buses and Temple Meads station. Walk or cycle along river paths to your lectures or connect by ferry to Bower Ashton.

Transom House external in City Centre


  • En-suite or shared bathroom
  • 44 week contract
  • Central location

What's included

Your room

  • All rooms include:
    • small double bed
    • wardrobe
    • desk and chair
    • bedside cabinet
    • under bed storage
    • TV point available – don't forget your TV licence.
  • Premium en-suite: All of the above plus your own en-suite.

Shared facilities

  • Well-equipped kitchen with oven, hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, breakfast bar and stools, ironing board and vacuum.
  • Shared living area with sofas.
  • If you're in a non-ensuite room, you'll have two bathrooms per flat.
  • Laundry facilities and small bike storage.
  • Wi-Fi (provided by ASK4), contents insurance and bills included in your rent.
  • Secure access into the building with CCTV and 24/7 staff on site.

Take a look inside Transom House


Transom House, Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6AH

1. Transom House, Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6AH

Ideal if you’re studying at Spike Island or the Arnolfini. Transom House is close to central Bristol’s music, art and culture highlights and Bristol Temple Meads is nearby so you can explore the South West and beyond. Get directions

2. Transport links

You can catch a bus from the city centre to all our campuses. The Metro Bus will get you up to Frenchay campus is less than 20 minutes. Get directions

3. Supermarkets and shopping

Being so close to the city centre means there are lots of shops around. You can find a Tesco and Lidl supermarket as well as lots of other places to grab food. Get directions

4. Green spaces

Bristol is a green place to live. There are parks of all sizes, even in the heart of the city centre. A great location for a picnic in the warmer months and a brisk walk when winter arrives. Get directions


Room type Number of rooms Annual rent Cost per week





Premium en-suite




Premium shared




  • Contract length: Accommodation costs are for 44 weeks.
  • Bills included: All utility bills are included in the rent (Endsleigh insurance).
  • Tenancy agreement: You apply to Transom House through the University and we allocate the rooms. Capitol Students then issues your tenancy agreement and manages the residence.
  • Guarantor: You may require a guarantor to complete the booking of this property. A guarantor must be based in the UK, aged over 18, working and a homeowner. Find out more about contracts and negotiations.

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