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Birchwood Cottage

Birchwood House Main


  • self catered
  • lounge
  • dining room
  • kitchen
  • bathroom with bath & shower
  • 1 double bedroom
  • 1 bedroom with bunk beds
  • study

Items Provided

  • cooker
  • microwave
  • kettle
  • toaster
  • iron
  • crockery/cutlery/utensils
  • hoover
  • bed linen
  • towels
  • freeview teleision with licence paid
  • network connection point and Wi-Fi access
  • car parking


  • laundry: On-site
  • shop: Penylan
  • supermarket: Colchester Avenue (Sainsburys)
  • fast food: Wellfield Road
  • bar: Wellfield Road  
  • sports facilities: On-site outdoor Multi Use Games Area (MUGA) including tennis, netball, basketball and futsal

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Residential Periods and Prices 

The Residences Fees including council tax are as follows (period reserved must be paid for):  

  • 1 August 2014 to 31 July 2015 - £945 per 4 weeks

The minimum stay is 4 weeks and the maximum stay is 52 weeks.
An initial pre-payment of 4 weeks will be required prior to arrival.
Residences Fees are then payable 4 weekly in advance by standing order.
Council Tax and Utilities are included within the price.

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Network connection points and Wi-Fi

Cardiff University network connection points and access to Wi-Fi is available to registered members of staff/visiting academics only.  It is not available to spouses or other family members living with registered members of staff/visiting academics. Family members over the age of 18 who are living in staff accommodation can register for Guest Wi-Fi access; they will need to contact their Residences reception to arrange access.

These facilities give access to the University academic network with limited access to the internet. To use this facility you will require your own computer. Further information about the service can be viewed on the Cardiff University Residences' Network (RESLAN) web site. You must check this web site prior to your arrival in Cardiff.

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    Key Information

    Birchwood Cottage
    University Hall
    Birchwood Lane
    CF23 5YB

    Tel: +44 (0)29 2048 5641

    Residences Manager:
    Christine Lovell

    Senior Assistant Residences Manager:
    Isabel Cleverley

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