Affordable Student Accommodation

As we head towards the end of the year, the reality of student life is becoming more and more real for most matriculants. With this comes the search for student housing - we take a look at properties around some of the most well known universities in South Africa.

We used our points of interest search functionality to find these properties - you can do the same by simply typing in the name of the university into the search bar and pressing search!

University of Cape Town

Suburbs close to the university include Mowbray, Rondebosch and Rondebosch Village. The Jammie Shuttle service has stops around these areas and when looking for a place to stay, find out how far the shuttle stop is.

1 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Mowbray, Cape Town

Apartment to rent in Observatory, Cape Town

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University of Stellenbosch

Situated in the one of the oldest towns in South Africa, The University of Stellenbosch is a world renowned educational institution. Beautiful oak trees line the streets and the campus, contributing to the almost small town lifestyle of the residents and students alike.

2 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Stellenbosch, Western Cape

2 Bedroom House to rent in Stellenbosch, Western Cape

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Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (North Campus)

A popular suburb close to the university is Summerstrand - a quiet suburb that will allow you the needed time to buckle down and study!

4 Bedroom Townhouse for sale in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth

Room to rent in House in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth

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The University of The Free State

This iconic South African university is surrounded by leafy suburbs and most are in within walking distance of the university, although many students also like to take their bicycles. Some of the close suburbs include Ehrlichpark and Hamilton.

2 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Ehrlichpark, Bloemfontein

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North West University

The Potchefstroom campus of this historic university is situated in one of the most typical student towns in the country. Here students walk tree-lined streets, enjoy amenities close to campus and a small town feel unlike any other place.

2 Bedroom Flat for sale in Die Bult, Potchefstroom

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University of Pretoria

Situated in the beautiful city of Pretoria, this university sees a great influx of first-year students to the campus. As a result many new property developments have taken place around the campus. Many students also prefer staying in nearby Centurion and taking the Gautrain to campus on a daily basis.

2 Bedroom Apartment for sale in Hatfield, Pretoria

Studio Apartment to rent in Hatfield, Pretoria

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University of Johannesburg

This vibrant university is situated close to the suburbs of Auckland Park, Melville, Emmerentia and Westdene to name a few. Each year sees a large number of students making this their home for the next few years in their quest of world class education. It is no wonder that so many of our country's brightest once called UJ their home.

3 Bedroom House for sale in Westdene, Johannesburg

3 Bedroom Townhouse to rent in Emmerentia, Johannesburg

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