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Halls of residence: Varley Park

Varley Park is our largest halls of residence and is approximately four miles from Brighton city centre. It is between the Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses. Varley Park is currently being redeveloped with work expected to continue until June 2015.

Contact details

Site reception: 01273 641300
Site manager: Debbie Grimmett 01273 641301
Site caretakers: 01273 641303
Site security: 01273 641302
Site catering: Dave Berry 01273 641302

Varley Park
University of Brighton
Coldean Lane
Brighton
BN1 9GR

Post
Post for Framfield, Selsey, Kingston and Chalvington Close is delivered to individual flats, except for parcels and registered post which are delivered to reception. All post for the other halls is delivered to reception and distributed to the mail racks in the halls.

 

Hub Building

The Hub

Transport at Varley Park

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

Cars: There is no designated car parking for halls residents (except for registered disabled users) and you must not bring your car to halls.

Public transport: There is a bus stop on site and another near the site entrance both which have regular bus services to Brighton city centre via the Moulsecoomb campus.
Map and travel information for Varley Park

 



The Hub

Brighton, Varley Park, between Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses

The Hub is the main building at Varley Park. The Hub provides accommodation, a restaurant, fitness suite and laundrette for everyone at Varley Park.

The top three floors provide a mixture of single and double study bedrooms finished to a high specification. There is also dedicated conference rooms and a cafe on the ground floor, with a restaurant and more meeting space on the first floor. Offices, a fitness suite and a laundrette, are also provided.

You can view a 360 tour of The Hub accommodation and facilities View 360 tour of the Hub.

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/self-catered Self-catered
Number of rooms 62
Length of tenancy 50 and 39 weeks per year
Number sharing a flat/unit 4-8
En-suite bathroom Yes
Internet access Yes
Room size 12m2
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room (50 weeks)

£6,750 a year
£135 a week

Single premium study room (39 weeks) £5,850 a year
£150 a week

The Hub interior

Interior of The Hub


360 Tour of The Hub

Woodland and Downland

Brighton, Varley Park, between Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses

The brand new Woodland and Downland buildings opened for the start of the 2012/13 academic year. They contain single en-suite study bedrooms based in clusters of up to eight sharing a kitchen and communal space.

You can view a 360 tour of the Woodland and Downland accommodation, communal areas and kitchens View 360 tour of Woodland and Downland.

This is a catered hallThis is a catered hall, which gives you breakfast and an evening meal included in the costs, Monday to Friday during term time.

 

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/self-catered Catered
Number of rooms 138
Length of tenancy 39 weeks per year
Number sharing 4-8
En-suite bedroom Yes
Internet access Yes
Room size 12m2
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room £6,396 a year
£164 a week

Woodland and Downland buildings

Woodland and Downland buildings


360 Tour of Woodland and Downland

Framfield, Selsey, Kingston and Chalvington

Brighton, Varley Park, between Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses

Framfield, Selsey, Kingston and Chalvington are self-contained flats with shared shower/ bathrooms and a communal kitchen area. Rooms are spacious and comfortably furnished.

You can view a 360 tour of the bedrooms and communal areas of these self-contained flats View 360 tour of Varley Park.

These are catered and self-catered hallsThese are catered and self-catered halls. Catered residents receive breakfast and an evening meal included in the costs, Monday to Friday during term time.

 

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/self-catered Catered and self-catered
Number of rooms 225
Length of tenancy 39 weeks per year
Number sharing a unit 6–8
En-suite accommodation No
Internet access Yes
Room size 9.25m2 - 10m2
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room

Framfield (self-catered)
£4,212 a year
£108 a week

Kingston (self-catered)
£4,095 a year
£105 a week

Selsey (catered)
£5,382 a year
£138 a week

Chalvington (catered)
£5,616 a year
£144 a week


Chalvington

Chalvington


360 Tour of Framfield, Chalvington, Selsey

Cliffe House and Firle House

Brighton, Varley Park, between Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses

The brand new Cliffe and Firle buildings will open for the start of the 2013/14  academic year. They contain single study bedrooms based in clusters of up to eight sharing a kitchen and communal space.

Bedrooms in Firle House are ensuite, on Cliffe House bathroom facilities are shared.

These are catered and self-catered hallsThese are catered and self-catered halls. Catered residents receive breakfast and an evening meal included in the costs, Monday to Friday during term time.

 

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/Self-catered Catered and self-catered
Number of rooms 99
Length of tenancy 39 weeks per year
Number sharing 6-8
En-suite bedroom 63
Internet access Yes
Room size 13-13.4m2
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room Cliffe
£6,201 a year
£159 a week
Firle
£5,265 a year
£135 a week

Cliffe House and Firle House

Cliffe House and Firle House
(artist's impression)



Highview

Brighton, Varley Park, between Falmer and Moulsecoomb campuses

The brand new Highview building will open for the start of the 2013/14  academic year. Highview contains single ensuite study bedrooms based in clusters of up to eight sharing a kitchen and communal space.

This is a catered hallThis is a catered hall, which gives you breakfast and an evening meal included in the costs, Monday to Friday during term time.

 

Facts and figures (2014 entry)
Catered/Self-catered Catered
Number of rooms 45
Length of tenancy 39 weeks per year
Number sharing 4-8
En-suite bedroom Yes
Internet access Yes
Room size 13-13.4m2
Communal launderette Yes
Single study room £6,396 a year
£164 a week
Studio flat (self-catered) £7,176 a year
£184 a week

Artist's impression of Highview

Highview
(artist's impression)