Good value 4* campus-rated University of Plymouth accommodation in the city centre.


The University of Plymouth’s halls of residence provide good quality, city centre accommodation at competitive rates for groups and individuals each summer in July and August.

The accommodation is well equipped with modern facilities and comfortable furnishings. A choice of single ensuite, and single standard rooms are available.

The accommodation is arranged in modern flats containing six - eight bedrooms, each with access to a fully equipped kitchen/dining area with everything you need for a self-catering break. Flats are typically let on a shared basis.

Free gym membership, and free internet access is available to all guests for the duration of your stay.

Food and Drinks

Shared kitchen facilities

All of the rooms have access to a shared kitchen which has :-

  • cooking appliances
  • fridge/freezer
  • microwave oven
  • cookware
  • utensils
  • crockery
  • cutlery
  • an iron and ironing board
  • tea and coffee making facilities

Please note that washing up liquid or cloths are not provided in the kitchens.

A variety of supermarkets are only a short walk away. There are also plenty of small convenience stores that are usually open until late.

If you prefer not to cook, there are a number of cafes at the University campus at which you can eat at affordable prices. You don’t need to pre-book to eat at one of the cafes. The campus cafes provide a range of hot food, salad, sandwiches, soups and drinks with a real focus on local, sustainable produce. Please note that the cafes are not open during the evening or weekends. The city itself offers a wide range of international cuisines in a variety of restaurants and bars, all within easy walking distance.

Other facilities

Free extras

WiFi access available

The University provides a guest WiFi service. The first four hours of connection, every day, will be free. After this time a payment will be required.

On-site sports facilities

To all our summer guests we are offering complimentary use of our on-campus gym facilities in the Nancy Astor Sports Centre.

The fitness suite offers cardiovascular exercise machines, weight resistance training equipment, lifting platform and a selection of free weights.


Disabled access available

20th century buildings

Public car parking for a charge (nearby)

No smoking

Self Catering


Free broadband access (wifi)


Self-catering facilities

Linen included

Towels included

Iron/ironing board

Food and Drinks


Self-catering facilities

Electric oven

Electric hob




Nearby Recreations

Beach (a short drive)

Pub (walking distance)

Museums (walking distance)


Golf course (a short drive)

Recommended restaurants (walking distance)

Theatre (walking distance)

Pilgrim Hall, Plymouth - Reviews


Based on 8 reviews
Service 4.3
Rooms 4.1
Value 4.0
Overall Experience 4.0

For those on a budget it is unbeatable value . If available i will gladly stay again . Thank you . Mike Smyth
Mr Michael S

This was my second visit to Pilgrim Hall within a month . If i am in the area i would definately stay again if available .
Mr Michael S

Arrival Info

Address: Student Village Reception, Gibbon Street, Plymouth, PlymouthPL4 8BT, United Kingdom

Check In: From 2.00pm. Check Out: By 10.00am.

On arrival, plese report to the student village Reception, located in Gibbon Street (PL4 8BT).

Limited parking is available on campus for a charge of £10 per night, or there is a secure car park in Regent street, however this is not managed by the University.

For Sat Nav users, the post code for Student Village Reception in Gibbon Street is PL4 8BT.