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Vanbrugh College accommodation

Located at the heart of Campus West beside Central Hall, Vanbrugh College offers a range of accommodation options, from large, catered, social blocks to ensuite flats.

Vanbrugh also includes Fairfax House - a characterful town house on the edge of campus. Home to V-bar and within close distance to the shops at Market Square, Vanbrugh also has its own music practice rooms.


Room types and prices

Band Bathroom Catering Let length Per week Per year
1 Shared Catered 40 weeks £135 £5,400
2 Shared Catered 40 weeks £161 £6,440
2 Ensuite Catered 40 weeks £177 £7,080
2 (large) Shared Catered 40 weeks £191 £7,640
3 Ensuite Catered 38 weeks £208 £7,904
3 Ensuite Catered 40 weeks £206 £8,240

Band 1 shared bathroom, catered

Vanbrugh’s Band 1 shared bathroom rooms are located in Fairfax House, a characterful town house on the edge of campus.

The catering package for Fairfax House includes a continental style breakfast served at Fairfax House and dinner at Vanbrugh Food Court.

  • 16-20 students per kitchen

  • 6-8 students per toilet and shower room

Example room layout. Actual layout and furnishings may vary. 


Band 2 ensuite, catered

There are a number of ensuite band 2 rooms in Vanbrugh College.


Band 2 shared bathroom, catered

Centred around the lake at the heart of Campus West and close to Market Square, Le Page and Eric Milner Courts are laid out in communal corridors.

Accommodation is catered with breakfast and evening meals, Monday to Friday during term time and is served in the main Vanbrugh dining hall.

  • 8-11 students per kitchen
  • 4-5 students per toilet and shower room.

Take a 360 tour of a Band 2 shared bathroom

Example room layout. Actual layout and furnishings may vary. 


Band 3 ensuite, catered

Vanbrugh's Band 3 rooms are ensuite and are located in courts of flats to the West of Market Square in Donald Barron and Barbara Scott Courts.

Some of these rooms are 38-week lets, meaning you'll need to move your belongings out during the Easter vacation, while the room is used for conferences.

  • 10 - 12 students per flat/kitchen

Take a 360 tour of a Band 3 ensuite

Example room layout. Actual layout and furnishings may vary. 


Facilities

Common room

A shared social space for members of your college

What's near

Vanbrugh Dining/Bar

2 minutes walk

Market square shops

2 minutes walk

The Library

3 minutes walk

Spring Lane Building

3 minutes walk

The Courtyard bar

5 minutes walk

York Sports Centre

10 minutes walk

For Fairfax House, add approximately 8 minutes to your walking time.

View Vanbrugh on the campus map


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