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City Gateway halls of residence

Please note - As of 2017/18 City Gateway will be exclusively for Postgraduate students.

One of our newest halls of residence, City Gateway is a modern hall with great facilities on-site; at the base of the building you'll find a number of useful amenities including a doctor's surgery, a pharmacy, a convenience store and privately owned gym.

It is within walking distance of Highfield Campus and has regular bus links with the other campuses.

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An external view of City Gateway
An external view of City Gateway
An external view of City Gateway
An external view of City Gateway
City Gateway has a convenience store at the base
City Gateway has a convenience store at the base
An example of an en suite category 1 room
An example of an en suite category 1 room
An example of a shared kitchen
An example of a shared kitchen
A common room in City Gateway
A common room in City Gateway

Room types available in this halls of residence

Location

City Gateway
110 High Road
Swaythling
Southampton
SO16 2HA
Get directions to City GatewayDownload a site map

What's nearby

City Gateway is situated in the student area of Swaythling, right next to a wide variety of small shops and takeaways.

Distance to lectures:Distance to shopping:Distance to nightlife and entertainment:
 Highfield Campus - 1 mile (15-20 minute walk)  Convenience store – at base of building  Portswood – 0.8 miles
 Boldrewood Campus - 1.2 miles  Tesco Express – 0.4 miles  Bedford Place – 2.6 miles
 Avenue Campus - 1.5 miles  Sainsburys Local – 0.6 miles  City centre – 3 miles
 Southampton General Hospital - 2.8 miles  Co-op – 0.8 miles  
 Waterfront Campus - 3.8 miles  Sainsburys (supermarket) – 1.1 miles  
   Asda (supermarket) – 2.9 miles  
   Tesco (superstore) – 3.4 miles  

Buses 

City Gateway is served by the U6 (every 20 minutes), and the U1 (every 10 minutes). Take a look at the Unilink website for timetables and network route maps.

Fees 2017/18

Prices are based on the standard 40 week contract.

CateringRoom typePrice per weekPrice per year
Self-catered En suite category 1 £150.36 £6,035.88
Self-catered Studio flat category 2 £192.78 £7,738.74
Self-catered One bedroom flat (couples) £231.00 £9,273.00
Self-catered Two bedroom flat (families) £299.11 £12,007.13
Download the full fees list

Facilities

Socialising

The City Gateway Halls Committee organise regular events and socials throughout the year. The committee is on-hand to help you settle in when you first arrive, and to answer any questions you may have. The socials that they organise during Freshers' Week are a great way to make new friends and get to know the city.

Saving you money on transport costs

We provide one Unilink bus pass per accommodation contract so that you can get to campus and around the city quickly and easily.

Find out more

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