Pilgrim Hall

One of our most popular halls having been recently refurbished, Pilgrim is 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. This hall is perfect for undergraduates, postgraduates, international students and returning residents.

Room types and prices

Standard en suite 

  • Cost: £146.50 per week – Total annual rent £6,006.50 (41-week licence), £6,153 Total annual rent (42-week licence) or £7,471.50 (51-week licence).
  • Floor size: approximately 11.2m².
  • Bed size: single bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: large shelving, desk notice board and wardrobe, en suite bathroom with shower (wet room).

Large en suite

  • Cost: £150 per week – Total annual rent £6,150 (41-week licence)  £6,300 total annual rent (42-week licence) or £7,650 (51-week contract).
  • Floor size: approximately 14.7m² .
  • Bed size: single bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: long section of shelving, longer desk, notice board, wardrobe and en suit bathroom with shower (wet room).

Superior en suite 

  • Cost:  £158 per week – Total annual rent £6,478 (41-week licence), £6,636 total annual rent (42-week licence) or £8,058 (51-week licence) .
  • Floor size: Approximately 16.2m² .
  • Bed size: Double bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: Long desk and a long section of shelving, notice board, wardrobe and en suit bathroom with shower (wet room) .

Special en suite

  • Cost: £168.50 per week – total annual rent £6,908.50 (41-week licence), £7,077 total annual rent (42-week licence) or £8,593.50 (51-week licence).
  • Floor size: approximately 18.8m² - Room divided into two sections with a partition archway (section 1 sleeping/dressing area, section 2 study area).
  • Bed size: double bed with under-bed storage.
  • Facilities: section 1 – double bed with under-bed storage wardrobe and some shelving. Section 2 – Desk, additional shelving and en suit bathroom with shower (wet room). 
*Rooms may vary


Pilgrim Halls are 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: Pilgrim Hall of Residence, Gibbon Street, Plymouth, Devon PL4 8BT

Number of flatmates

Six, seven or eight students per flat. 

Benefits and facilities

  • City centre on your doorstep
  • Weekly cleaning of the communal kitchen facilities
  • WIFI
  • Bicycle and surfboard storage
  • 24-hour campus security
  • Residence life social programme
  • Hall volunteers
  • 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 license not included 

Once you've confirmed your booking, you'll be able to connect with your future Pilgrim flatmates by joining an exclusive Facebook group.

*This floor plan is a representation of a typical flat in Pilgrim 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.

Residence life: optimising your student experience 

Moving away from home can be daunting which is why our dedicated residence life team are there to provide you with the support and advice you need.  

To help you settle in the team arrange regular residence life events providing a fantastic way for you to meet new people, and have fun with friends you've already made. The events are hosted by our friendly team of hall volunteers, so be sure to keep an eye out throughout the year.