Radnor Halls
With a lovely central courtyard, Radnor Hall provides the perfect outdoor social space along with spacious en suite rooms. Located in the centre of the vibrant student village and with the city centre literally on your doorstep, you'll find everything you need within a few minutes' walk of Radnor.
This hall has 408 en suite rooms.

Pilgrim and Radnor hall tour

Explore Pilgrim and Radnor hall of residence with BSc (Hons) Marine Biology and Coastal Ecology student Sarah.
"I chose to live in University-managed halls because I feel like you know what you're getting with it and it is quite reliable." 

Paula Oben, Radnor resident

Room types and prices

There are two types of room available to book in Radnor Hall: standard en suite rooms and superior en suite rooms. Please note that there are only six superior en suite rooms available in Radnor Hall.
Please note that all prices listed below are correct for the 2024-25 intake. 
Room type – standard en suite (400):
  • Cost: £188.50 per week. Total annual rent: £7,728.50 (for a 41-week licence).
  • Floor size: approximately 10.75m².
  • Bed size: single bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: large shelving, desk, notice board, wardrobe and en suite bathroom with a shower (wet room).
Room type – superior en suite (6):
  • Cost: £203 per week. Total annual rent: £8,323 (for a 41-week licence).
  • Floor size: longer and wider than average room, approximate floor space 12.8m².
  • Bed size: double bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: long desk and a long section of shelving, notice board, wardrobe and en suite with a shower (wet room).
*Rooms may vary.


Radnor Hall is situated in the centre of the vibrant Student Village. This is a popular student residential area and is just a five minute walk from the University campus, Students' Union, library, campus cafes and the city centre.
Address: Radnor Hall of Residence, 10 Gilwell Street, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8BX.

Number of flatmates

Six students per flat in Radnor Hall.

Benefits and facilities

  • City centre on your doorstep.
  • Central courtyard area for outdoor socialising.
  • WiFi included.
  • Contents Insurance included.
  • 24 hour campus security.
  • Bicycle and surfboard storage available.
  • Residence Life events supported by Student Hall Ambassadors.
  • Halls Team on site 11am–9pm.
  • Utility bills included (water, gas, and electricity)*.
  • Student laundry facilities close by.
  • Kitchens include an oven, hob, microwave, kettle, fridge, freezer, toaster and ironing board.
*TV Licence not included.

*This floor plan is a representation of a typical flat in Radnor Hall. The drawing is not to scale and should not be relied upon when making decisions about your accommodation. Please note that the images above are examples and not all rooms and kitchens will look like this.

Prepaid catering package 

Forget about cooking, food shopping and washing up this year, and enjoy the benefits of a flexible prepaid way to eat while studying at the University of Plymouth.
Enjoy sustainable, locally sourced, fresh food from a range of our award-winning campus cafes with our prepaid catered halls package. Available to those living in University-managed accommodation, this package spans over 35 weeks of the year, providing your breakfast and a two course dinner from Monday to Friday, excluding the Christmas break and Bank Holidays. 
Cafe JBs on the Derriford campus

Residence life: optimising your student experience 

Moving away from home can be daunting, which is why everyone living in University-managed accommodation is welcome to join our Residence Life community. It’s a programme of events, activities and giveaways designed to help you meet new people, make new friends and try new things.
Do you love rock climbing and ice skating? How about cinema trips and pottery painting? What about ghost tours, sunset cruises, escape rooms or coach trips to explore around Devon and Cornwall? Residence Life is a great way to meet people who love the things you love. Best of all? It’s totally free!
Flatmates at a Residence Life welcome event