Bcc Residence

BCC Residence is situated opposite the park called Horseshoe Common, approximately 5 minutes walking distance from the BCC School. The building is situated in the main street, surrounded by local restaurants, cafes, banks and shops. It is a three-storey building, which offers accommodation in 9 flats.

Each flat includes student rooms, a fully-equipped kitchen, bathroom and toilet. Every room is furnished with a carpet, modern upholstery, single, double or twin beds, a bedside cabinet, a wardrobe, a writing table, chair and small fridge. The building has several En-suite rooms (private bathroom and toilet) and self-contained studio (private bathroom/toilet and kitchenette).

There are two fully equipped communal kitchens and one open plan kitchen with dining/sitting area with flat screen TV. Kitchens are fully equipped with cabinets for food storage, cookers with ovens, microwaves, refrigerators and dishwashers. Basic utensils are provided.

The BCC residence has its own combi boilers to support the building with hot water and heating. All bills, including electricity, gas and water charges are included in the accommodation fee. The residence has its own washing machines and tumble dryers available to students.
Free high speed wireless internet connection is in the whole building and is free of charge. There is no public phone in the BCC residence. All students are advised to bring their own laptops, mobile phones or other electronic devices to have access to the internet. A Security code to connect to the wireless internet will be given to students on arrival.

BCC residence is in the town centre area called Horseshoe Common, 144 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 1NL, UK
It is approximately 5 minutes walking distance
Every room is furnished with modern furniture. Rooms have either single, double or twin beds, a bedside cabinet, a wardrobe, a writing table, a chair and a small fridge. Each room is carpeted with modern upholstery.
No. Bed linen and towels can be pre-arranged by BCC prior to your arrival for a small charge or purchased in the local shops.
Yes, they can.Every kitchen has its own cookware and utensils, cookers with ovens, microwaves and fridges.
Yes. Washing machines and tumble dryers are placed in the building and they are free of charge to use.
The BCC residence is available all year around. Students are advised to book accommodation in advance, especially for the busy summer period, to avoid disappointment. Students must be a minimum of 18 years of age. If the BCC Residence is full, we will help you to arrange alternative accommodation.
Yes. The whole BCC Residence has free internet wireless connection. Students are advised to bring their own lap-tops or computers as these are not provided by BCC. Each student will receive a wi-fi access password on arrival.
Each student will receive BCC Terms & Conditions together with a Student Guide. Visitors can stay with students in the BCC Residence during the day time. Overnight stay is prohibited. Visitors or guests may stay overnight after this is agreed with the Accommodation Manager. An additional charge will apply for guests.
If students need accommodation for parents or relatives, there are a few other residences available from BCC, please speak to the Accommodation Manager and he will help you to arrange it.
BCC can arrange the transport from and to the any airport in UK. Please select and specify this option in your application form. Additional charge will apply for this service (Please visit our price list).
Firstly, there are taxi services available at the station. Secondly, there are frequent buses that run to Bournemouth Town centre. There are two main bus companies operating in the Bournemouth area: Yellow buses (yellow colour) and Wilts and Dorset Buses (red & blue colours). All buses to Bournemouth Town centre leave from Stand 6. Or you can just walk from the Coach / Train station, direction to Bournemouth Town centre. BCC is approximately 20 minutes away.
There are local buses A1 (Yellow Buses company) which provide transport from the airport to the Bournemouth town centre.You can find more information about time tables and routes at: www.yellowbuses.co.uk. If you need to pick up from the airport, BCC can arrange the transport to and from any airport in the UK.Please select and specify this option in your application form. An additional charge will apply for this service (Please visit our price list). If you are not sure, please contact us for more information.