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Finding and renting the right student accommodation is straightforward and stress-free when you come to Harringtons Lettings. Are you going to be a Brighton Student? We have extensive experience letting accommodation in Brighton & Hove. Student lettings are one of our main areas of speciality. There are lots of great, high quality properties on our books. We work with the best landlords, and our customer service is excellent.

Student Accommodation In Brighton

Located along the south coast of England, Brighton has the unique offer of city living right on the coastline. There is plenty of student accommodation and with options to suit all budgets, taste and style.
There are various popular student areas across Brighton that include Kemptown, one of the liveliest quarters of the city and the hub of the LGBT plus community. Hollingdean which is one of the most assort after areas of Brighton when it comes to student accommodation. This can mean that prices are slightly higher. But, it is centrally located and got great accessibility to all parts of the city. Elm Grove which is close by especially if you are looking for easy access to the Brighton city centre.

If you prefer to be located close to the sea front and away from the main hustle and bustle then Hove is perfect. Enjoying yourself with a beach front stroll.

There is other student property in Brighton and areas such as Roundhill, which is full of independent cafes and bars. Hanover, is just next door which is full of bright Victorian cottages. Moulsecoomb and Coldean are great options in the city as well. We have various student houses and flats and renting a house in Brighton could be one of the best things you ever do.

Not only will we help you find the property that suits you, we’ll also make the process of moving in as smooth as possible. Plus we’ll manage your tenancy. The result will be a tenancy that is hassle-free! Leaving you to concentrate on your studies and the other important things in your life.
Click here to browse our available student lettings now or call us on 01273 724 000 to let us know what you are looking for.

Being a student in Brighton

It is a great location for students no matter what you are looking for to get out of your time at university. Brighton is well known for one of the happiest cities for students. Which is why over 30,000 students choose Brighton every year to be their home. Over 93% of students say that they are very happy renting a house in Brighton.

In the heart of Brighton, it has a busy nightlife and the city is home to quirky boutique stores, historical buildings and a food scene that is second to none. There is a stunning beach front which you cannot fail to enjoy. If you travel home regularly Brighton station is always within an easy access range.

If you crave a city that has life but enjoy spending your spare time in the countryside then Brighton is an ideal place to be. You have the beach area right by the city centre but can be on the South Downs national park within minutes. This is one of the newest parks within the United Kingdom.

Brighton comes with various events during the year to include festival and fringe events. The city is well known for its creative hub and culture and has been fundamental in the arts and entertainment industry.

When renting a house in Brighton you will have an amazing social scene, beautiful surroundings and two of the top performing universities. The city has a huge multi-cultural community and was the birth place of Pride. The LGBT plus scene is one of the best in the world! Brighton being named unofficial “gay capital” of the world.

We recommend you reading our previous article on what students want from their student accommodation, why not have a look –

University of Brighton Accommodation

The university of Brighton is spread out over four campus’ across the city with one located on the sea front, another in the Lewes Road and the other campus’ in various different parts of the city. This gives students looking for houses to rent to have various choice when picking their student home.

University of Sussex Accommodation

The University of Sussex is a single campus currently located in Falmer. The university is the leading public research university, it has over 13,000 students with 140 nationalities every year they come to Brighton. This forms a very good student community for all to enjoy.


  • Find a property – the first stage is to help you find student accommodation. Our student lettings operation is well established. So we have access to a great range of flats and houses that are suitable for students. When you find a flat that interests you, we will book a viewing to show you the property. It is also good to note before booking in for a viewing if you are looking specifically for all bills included or if you are wanting to keep these separate.
  • Handle the moving-in process – after you select the property you want to rent we will handle the process of moving in. This includes taking a full inventory of the property, signing the tenancy agreement, and collecting your deposit. You’ll then get the keys and can move in.
  • Manage your tenancy – our team of experienced agents are always available if there are any issues with your tenancy. If you have a broken boiler, for example, or a problem with something else in the property, just give us a call. We’ll liaise with the landlord and will get it rectified as soon as possible.

If you have a query about our student lettings service or you are trying to find the right property near your campus, please get in touch with us today.

The top things to do as a student in Brighton that are free!

Soak up the sun on the beach.

Brighton beach is iconic with its Brighton pier and the seaside attractions, it is one of the most visited places in England. Where you can soak up the sun, hire a kayak or paddle board or simply try your luck in the arcade on the pier. You don’t even have to spend any money you just have to have a wonder around and see the sites.

Window shopping in the lanes.

A busting collection of narrow alley ways, antique shops, cafes and quirky pubs the lanes are a great place to even walk round and explore.

Hang out at a festival.

Brighton has one of the largest varieties of festivals. These are from foodie events to large scale art festivals that happen all year round. Some of the biggest festivals are Brighton festival, Brighton Fringe, The great escape, Brighton and Hove Drink festival, Paddle round the pier and Brighton Pride.

Go on a day trip.

Fancy getting out of the city for the day? You can marvel at the beautiful cliffs at the Seven Sisters. Visit the historic town of Lewes or even just have a walk on the Devils Dyke.

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