The Ultimate UniversityRooms Guide to the UK’s Best Hot Chocolates

Autumn has officially arrived in the UK so put down your iced coffees and healthy juices, it's time to cosy up and indulge in the delights of all things chocolatey. Don’t know where to get your next fix of cocoa goodness? Fear not, chocolate lovers, University Rooms has compiled a list of the Best Hot Chocolates that money can buy in some of the UK’s key cities, whether you like cream, marshmallows or a bit both, the Ultimate Guide to the UK’s Best Hot Chocolates is guaranteed to see you through until spring.
Tags: london  central london  london food  hyde park  stay in london  london accomodation  edinburgh  oxford  cambridge  york  hot chocolate  food  university towns  

101 Ways to do Australia on a budget

Visiting Australia on a budget? We have done the hard work for you and compiled a list of 101 affordable things to do, places to eat, and places to stay in Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and the Gold Coast!
Tags: canberra  melbourne  sydney  perth  gold coast  australia  cheap  budget  affordable  hotel  hostel  

The UniversityRooms Guide to the Top Five Pubs in Cambridge!

To celebrate #InternationalBeerDay we are bringing you the UniveristyRoom's Guide to the Top Five Pubs in Cambridge!
Tags: cambridge  stay  hotel  hostel  cambridge colleges  stay in cambridge  visit cambridge  uk cities  cambridge attractions  pubs  international beer day  

Top 10 Destinations for Budget Family Holidays #savvystays

Want a cheap summer holiday that the whole family will enjoy? Here's our guide on the top 10 family-friendly places in Europe, complete with suggestions for activities and accommodation.
Tags: savvystays  budget  holiday  summer  family  europe  beach  

#SavvyStays Guide to Oxford with St Hughs College

This week we’re in Oxford with St Hugh's College bringing you the best tips, tricks and steals for an affordable trip to Oxford. We’ll show you what to do, where to eat and where to stay all on a shoestring budget so you can afford to spend your holiday budget on the stuff that really matters. Get ready for #savystays!
Tags: savvystays  oxford  oxford guide  #savvystays  cheap oxford  budget oxford  st hughs oxford  st hughs  

5 Reasons Why Malta Is Your Ultimate Summer Holiday Destination

Away from the crowds that flock to Spain and France, the tiny Mediterranean island of Malta offers the ultimate summer holiday. Let us persuade you to try out this unusual destination this summer!
Tags: affordable  summer  budget  accommodation  holiday  rooms  universityrooms  university  rooms  beach  food  culture  history  sun  unusual  

Our Top 10 European Summer city stays for under £40 a night. #savvystays!

We’re bringing you affordable city stays to make the most of Europe this summer. Save money in 10 of our favourite cities so you can afford to spend your holiday budget on the stuff that really matters. Get ready for #savvystays!
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Holiday on a Budget #savvystays FRANCE

Holiday on a budget: #savvystays The best tips, tricks and steals for an affordable holiday in France. We’ll show you how to save money in 5 of the country's best budget-friendly cities. So you can afford to spend your holiday budget on the stuff that really matters. Get ready for #savystays !
Tags: savvystays  hotel  hostel  university  universities  august  beach  beach budget  holiday  summer holiday  paris  student holiday  cheap holiday  city beach  city  lyon  

Holiday on a budget: #savvystays SPAIN

Holiday on a budget: #savvystays The best tips, tricks and steals for an affordable holiday in Spain. We’ll show you how to save money in 5 of the country's best budget-friendly cities. So you can afford to spend your holiday budget on the stuff that really matters. Get ready for #savystays !
Tags: savvystays  hotel  hostel  university  universities  august  beach  beach budget  holiday  summer holiday  alcala  granada  student holiday  cheap holiday  city beach  city beaches  spain  barcelona  barcelona beach  valencia  malaga  costa del sol  beach bod  bikini  

Discover Why Coffee Lovers are Flocking to Melbourne

UniversityRooms Melbourne Coffee Guide- a guide to the best coffee shops in Melbourne, with where to go and where to stay.
Tags: melbourne  coffee  melbourne accommodation  melbourne bnb  melbourne hotel  australia  melbourne hostel  melbourne coffee  cheap melbourne  

Holiday on a budget: #savvystays ITALY

Holiday on a budget: #savvystays The best tips, tricks and steals for an affordable holiday in Italy. We’ll show you how to save money in 5 of the country's best budget-friendly cities. So you can afford to spend your holiday budget on the stuff that really matters. Get ready for #savvystays !
Tags: bnb  savvystays  italy  affordable rome  budget rome  florence  genoa  milan  budget milan  perugia  

The Ultimate Guide to a Weekend City Break in London

The UniversityRooms guide to a weekend city break in London plans your break from Friday night to Sunday morning with the best, places to stay, things to do and top tips to make your city break a weekend to remember!
Tags: london  central london  sketch london  art galleries  london food  hyde park  stay in london  cheap london accommodation  cheap stay in london  

UniversityRooms Goes Coastal

Helpful Guide to affordable beach holidays in Europe, Looking at the best beaches on a budget!
Tags: hotel  hostel  university  universities  august  beach  beach budget  holiday  summer holiday  student holiday  cheap holiday  city beach  city beaches europe  france  spain  italy  la rochelle  marseilles  nice  pisa  leaning tower of pisa  pescara  palermo  sicily  spain  barcelona  barcelona beach  valencia  malaga  costa del sol  beach bod  bikini  

Beginner's Guide To The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Read our helpful guide full of sound advice to newcomers wanting to enjoy the Edinburgh Fringe Festival; from what to wear, to where to stay!
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Watch our new YouTube advert filmed at Goodenough College, London

We made our own YouTube advert featuring Goodenough College in London's Bloomsbury. We hope you enjoy it!
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Top 10 Canadian Travel Hacks

Read our top 10 travel hacks to cheaply navigate your way around Canada. A must have read for everyone - not just backpackers!
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Awesome Australia!

Check out our best top 10 Aussie facts that I bet you don’t know.
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Top 5 best and unusual places to be wined and dined in Rome

As with any city there are literally hundreds of places to eat, but some are not as equal as others. Read our top 5 guide to Rome's best establishments when visiting this glorious city.
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Cambridge vs Oxford: Which Is the better City?

Cambridge and Oxford are two of the oldest and highly regarded universities in the world. With the world’s most famous university boat race looming, we put our two favourite universities to the test to see what the cities have to offer, finding the best affordable accomodation
Tags: hotels  b&b  cambridge  oxford  london  boat race  university  cheap accommodation  affordable accommodation  hostel  oxford hostel  oxbridge  

Lyon - much more than food

City breaks - hmmm, well, let’s reel out the faves - Barcelona, Paris, Lisbon, Amsterdam - yadda, yadda, yadda (yawn). That’s a tad unfair, but sometimes you should visit somewhere that isn’t one of the obvious classics. And this is where Lyon comes into its own. Beautiful, cultural and fun. Here's our top 5 reasons why you should avoid the obvious and stay in Lyon.
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The Insider's Guide to Cambridge

With so much to do in Cambridge it can be hard to choose! UniversityRooms has compiled this list with insider knowledge of things to do, places to eat and of course where to stay; we've handpicked picked the coolest, quirkiest and affordable places that locals love - perfect if you're looking for inspiration for your next romantic weekend away, family holiday or city break with friends.
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Definitive guide for budget family holidays in France this Easter break

Ahh, Bonjour mon petite champignons! Are you feeling the need to escape this Easter for a well-earned break? Require fantastic wine, food, culture and family friendly accommodation whilst keeping to a budget? Our list of wallet-happy university rooms will have you shouting OUI! before you can stop yourself!
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The Ultimate Guide to Family Holidays in the UK

Fun and affordable things to do and helpful tips for your favourite British family holiday destinations. Cheap, quirky and Family Friendly alternatives to hotels and b&b.
Tags: family holidays  kids  children  cheap  affordable  hotel  b&b  family holidays uk  british holidays  cornwall  bath  bristol  london  lake district  peak district  edinburgh  cardiff  hastings  

Budget summer holiday in Spain - fun in the sun!

Horrified by the increasingly soaring costs to take your family abroad? Fear not!'s partner, University Rooms are here to help find you great quality, budget accommodation in Spain's beautiful cities.
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10 Reasons for a Summer Break in Bristol

Discover 10 exciting and interesting things to do in Bristol this Summer. have picked the 10 highlights of this cultural hub in Southwest England. Make a weekend of it and enjoy comfortable, central accommodation from just £35 a night with UniversityRooms.
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You won't believe the places you can stay for under £40 a night this Christmas

As mornings get colder and colder and falling leaves surround us once again, we can’t help thinking it’s almost that time of the year again. The festive season is getting closer and holiday planning is never too early. If you are dreaming of the perfect winter escape, but still want to mind your budget, we are here to help. Here are 5 amazing place you can stay for under £40.
Tags: cheapest places to stay  florence  paris  rome  york  europe  cities  bed and breakfast  city break  england  accommodation  hostel alternative  

5 Breathtaking Universities You Can Actually Stay In

If you’re looking for a budget travel alternative for your city break, you’ll be glad to know you can have access to student prices without compromising on the quality. Colleges over the world open their doors to visitors, offering a charming stay in often great central locations. Rooms are usually available during holidays, so be sure to book yours 2-3 months in advance!
Tags: city break  accommodation  hostel alternative  cheap places to stay  london  cambridge  oxford  europe  cities  bed and breakfast  

University Film Locations

Yes, we know we mention film locations all the time in our marketing material, but can you blame us? Many a movie has been shot within the walls of university residences, or failing that, pretty close by. Here are our top picks:
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