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Halls of residence in Eastbourne

Welkin halls

Welkin halls of residence is situated close to the university's study sites in Eastbourne as well as being within easy reach of the town centre and seafront.

This is a designated residential site set in its own landscaped gardens with gated entrances. All rooms are en suite and are fully furnished. The bedrooms are grouped into self-contained flats with shared kitchen/communal areas.

There are TV aerial points in each bedroom, but you will need to have a TV licence if you intend to bring a television for your own room.

There are six rooms for students with disabilities. There are also a number of larger rooms available.

This is a catered hallWelkin Hall is split into self-contained flats containing single en-suite study bedrooms and a good-sized shared kitchen/ communal area.

You can view a 360 tour of Welkin halls  View 360 tour of Welkin Halls

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/self-catered Catered
Number of rooms 354
Length of tenancy 40 weeks per year
Number sharing a flat/unit 4–7
En-suite accommodation Yes
Internet access Yes
Room size 9.75m2 standard
15.25m2 large
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room
£6,120 a year
£153 a week
Single study room
£6,520 a year
£163 a week

Contact details

Site manager: Fiona Robinson
Site office: 01323 431698
Security: 01323 431698
Catering contact: Stephen Lambert on 01273 643795

Welkin Halls of Residence
University of Brighton
Gaudick Road
BN20 7SH

The day-to-day management of the halls is carried out by Viridian Housing on behalf of the university.


Bicycles: Bicycle storage is available. Spaces are on a first-come, first-served basis. Bicycles are not allowed inside the halls.

Cars: These are six parking spaces for disabled students only. Please do not bring a car to this site.

Public transport: Our halls are situated close to the Hillbrow and Welkin site and within easy walking distance of Darley Road. The railway station is approximately 20 minutes’ walk from our halls.

Map and travel information for Eastbourne’s Welkin site


Post will be delivered to your flat’s post box, except for parcels and registered post which are delivered to the management suite. Your postal address will be the flat and court (e.g. Flat 1, Berwick Court) followed by the site address. Do not use your room number.


Welkin hall of residence

Welkin halls of residence

bedroom in Welkin halls

Bedroom in Welkin halls

360 Tour of Welkin Halls