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Talybont Court

Part of the Talybont complex which is the largest of the University's residences.

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate
  • Couples
  • Families
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Exterior of Talybont Court
Kitchen/Communal area at Talybont Court
Bedroom at Talybont Court
Bedroom at Talybont Court

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Quick facts

No. of students 513
Main Building 0.75 miles
Heath Park campus 1 mile


Talybont Court is part of the Talybont complex which is the largest of the University’s residences and provides a range of social amenities including excellent sports facilities. This purpose-built development is situated close to large areas of parkland and is a short walk or cycle to most of the academic buildings.


Talybont Court
Houses 1-3
North Road
CF14 3UA


+44 (0)29 2087 0267


Shop North Road (Tesco Express)
Supermarket Excelsior Way (Tesco Extra)
Fast food Talybont Social Centre
Bar Talybont Social Centre
Sports facilities Cardiff University Sports Training Village
Car parking No car parking within a 3 mile radius

Getting around

Main Building
Distance 0.75 miles
Walking 15 minutes
Cycling 7 minutes
Bus North Road, Cardiff Bus No. 27
Heath Park campus
Distance 1 mile
Walking 20 minutes
Cycling 10 minutes
Bus North Road, Cardiff Bus No. 27

Please note: the timings given above are only provided as a guide.

  • Self-catered
  • Ensuite
  • Shared kitchen/dining/living areas
  • Flats for 4-7 students
  • Network connection point and Wi-Fi access
  • Bicycle sheds
  • Laundry
  • Wheelchair accessible accommodation (2 rooms)
  • 4 rooms with accessible ensuite bathroom facilities (not suitable for wheelchair users)
  • All rooms suitable for those with a hearing impairment

Families - North Road (next to Talybont Court)

2 x three bedroom house with 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, 1 single bedroom/study, living room, dining room, kitchen and bathroom.

Please note, that there is a currently a project underway to install Cardiff University network connection points in student houses. Phase 2 of this project is to install these connection points and wireless access in North Road houses during the summer period with the aim of these facilities being provided from mid-September 2015.

All families are expected to seek alternative accommodation for subsequent years as the period of residence cannot be extended beyond the first year.

Session 2015/2016

Intermediate residential period (September to June)
Type Total Instalments Notes
Ensuite £4,816.56 (3 X £1,605.52)
Full year residential period (September to September)
Type Total Instalments Notes
Ensuite £6,131.72 (2 X £2,043.91 and 1 X £2,043.90) Postgraduate only
3 bedroom house £9,664.28 (2 X £3,224.44 and 1 X £3,221.43)
Name Position Telephone
Susan Parry, Deborah Randall Assistant Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272
Paul McParlin Senior Assistant Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272
Catherine Reed Residences Manager +44 (0)29 2087 0272


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Contact us

Residences Office
Cardiff University
PO Box 533
Southgate House
CF14 3XZ

Tel: +44 (0)29 2087 4849
Fax: +44 (0)29 2087 4661