Transom House

City centre accommodation.

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Transom House

Transom on Victoria Street is a unique spot, where ancient buildings and modern tower blocks jostle, and the calm of the floating harbour beckons.

Managed by our partners Capitol Students, this accommodation is ideal if you're studying at Spike Island or Arnolfini, the Old City and St Nick's Market are minutes away for amazing street food and lively nightlife when studying's done.

Connect by ferry to Bower Ashton – or take a quick bus to Frenchay Campus.

Why choose Transom House?

  • Lively location – close to the Old City and historic harbour, great for culture, inspiration, nightlife and part-time work.
  • Brilliant transport links – well connected by buses and close to Temple Meads station.
Transom House external in City Centre

What's included

In your room

  • Three-quarter size bed
  • A shower room with sink and toilet if you're en-suite
  • Under-bed storage
  • Bedside cabinet
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and desk chair

In the communal areas

  • Two bathrooms per flat - if you don't have an en-suite room
  • Fridge/freezers, microwave, oven and hob
  • Sofa
  • Breakfast bar and stools
  • Iron and ironing board, vacuum, mop and bucket, dust pan and brush


  • Internet access – ASK4
  • TV point in bedroom – don't forget about your TV licence
  • All utility bills are included in the rent
  • Laundry
  • Small bike storage
  • CCTV
  • Staff on site 24/7, with security presence in the evenings
  • Customer service desk at Frenchay Campus, onsite staff to help with any issues

Good to know: Parking is not available at Transom House accommodation.

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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


Accommodation costs are for 44 weeks.

Room type Number of rooms Annual rent Cost per week





Premium en-suite




Premium shared




Insurance provided by Endsleigh is included in Transom House accommodation costs.

You apply to Transom House through the University and we allocate the rooms. Capitol Students then issues your tenancy agreement and manages the residence agreement and your residency.

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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