Colchester student accommodation. Homes to pause and relax in.

The space you live in helps to shape your student experience. So that’s exactly what we aim to give you. Space. Our Colchester home has been carefully designed to be stylish, comfy and sociable. With none of the hassle that can turn a good day, bad.
And all the benefits of a vibrant city location. Freedom never felt so good.

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Colchester

Colchester!
What's it like?

Britain’s first city and the former capital of Roman Britain, Colchester is a historic town in Essex. It may be historic, but it keeps up with the times. 21st Century Colchester is a thriving, modern town popular with students at the University of Essex. Whatever your taste or budget, there’s plenty to see and do in Colchester and the surrounding area.

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the local area?

#HostEnvironmentalPledge.
Getting serious about the environment we live in.

To become more ‘environmentally friendly’, Host is launching the #HostEnvironmentalPledge campaign to encourage responsible behaviour and drive sustainability across our sites throughout the UK and Ireland.

It’s a simple campaign! For every percent we reduce our overall utilities (electric, water and gas) consumption by we donate to one of our nominated charities.

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It's that time of year when the days are shorter, the weather is cold and wet, and after a day studying you just want to get cosy, not go to the gym. That's perfectly okay. Read our tips on how to burn calories another way.