Affordable Student Accommodation in Colchester


Perfect Rentals for University of Essex Students

Student Rentals is a small privately run organisation that specialises in high quality and well maintained student accommodation in the Colchester area, close to the University of Essex. We have been experts in purpose designed student houses for more than 20 years. We understand the requirements of students and our houses are ideal for your study and personal needs.

We offer students competitive prices in our high quality and well kept student lets in Colchester. We want to ensure that you get the best property possible while studying at the University of Essex,  you can be confident that our house share properties are right for you. Why not have a browse through some of the properties we have on offer below?

Our Services

  • We have been family run for over 20 years and have plenty of experience.
  • We have a local responsive landlord, so you know help is only around the corner.
  • We offer a 2/3 year fixed rent option for students doing longer courses.
  • We have no agency fees, saving you money in the long run.
  • All of our gardens are professionally maintained to the highest standard.
  • We have a 24/7 help desk, for both questions and emergencies.
  • Testimonials can be available to any and all students.
  • We are proud NLA (National Landlord Association) members.

Our Properties

  • All of our properties are close to the University, within walking distance.
  • Our properties come with free internet access, to help you with studies.
  • All of our properties are well furnished, so no need to bring anything with you.
  • We offer good sized rooms in all of our properties.
  • We are proud to say that we have full University accreditation.
  • All of our properties have up to date Fire Safety Certificates.
  • All of our properties have up to date Energy Performance Certificates.
  • We offer very competitive rents on all of our student properties.


All our student houses are university accredited and that means you get safe accommodation from a provider with a proven track record. We rent out to students from all over the world and whenever you are planning to move to Colchester and study at the University of Essex, we would love to hear from you and help you move in as swiftly as possible. Our Colchester student accommodation is purpose built to your requirements as a student and we have gained this experience from 20+ years in the property industry. As a result we are able to offer you very competitive rents in good sized rooms with no agency fees to pay.

Our properties are only minutes away from the campus and Colchester town centre, so you have no travelling costs to the campus and have quick access to local amenities within the area. Don’t delay! Contact us today to book a viewing and secure yourself the best shared student house in Colchester.