Well-equipped residence opposite Kings Brighton

Phoenix Halls (University of Brighton)
Southover Street

Residence team number: +44 (0)1273 443636
Email: brighton@kingseducation.com
Residence emergency number: +44 (0)7769 997290

  • The Phoenix Halls residence at the University of Brighton offers comfortable accommodation just 3 minutes’ walk from the Kings Brighton school
  • All rooms are single with en suite bathrooms, and all flats have a fully-equipped communal kitchen and lounge
  • Students who do not want to cook can eat at the nearby Kings Brighton school canteen, or alternatively there are a wide choice of cafés, restaurants and bars just minutes away
  • The summer residence is located in the heart of Brighton city centre, meaning that all the attractions are within easy reach

Key Facts

Room type

  • Single (En suite) 

Age range:

  • 18+ 


  • Self-catering (fully-equipped kitchen provided) 
  • Students can opt to have breakfast (B&B) or breakfast and dinner (half-board) at the Kings Brighton school cafeteria, which is located opposite the residence

Residence facilities

  • WiFi (included in price)
  • Fully-equipped communal kitchens, with fridge/freezer, crockery and utensils 
  • Communal student lounge with TV and DVD player
  • Laundry: on-site, token operated
  • Secure bike storage
  • Cleaning: communal areas, bedrooms and bathrooms cleaned weekly
  • 24 hour security staff
  • Heating included in price

Room facilities

  • WiFi (included in price) 
  • Duvet, bedsheets and pillow provided (changed weekly) 
  • Toilet paper (starter pack only)
  • Ensuite shower room (bathmat provided, students should bring own towels) 
  • Desk and lamp
  • Wardrobe

Within walking distance

  • Supermarkets: 3 minutes 
  • Cafes/restaurants: 2 minutes 
  • Town centre: 5 minutes
  • Shops: 3 minutes
  • Gym/sports centre: 10 minutes
  • Bars/clubs: 7 minutes
  • Other: 15 minutes' walk to the beach; 1 minute walk to The Level park; 10 minutes' walk to the train station 

Journey to college

  • 3-minute walk


  • 2 July – 13 August 2023

Arrival and departure

  • Check in day: Sunday only
  • Check in time: 2pm - 9pm
  • Check out day: Sunday
  • Check out time: Before 10am
  • For arrivals outside of these times, please make sure to contact the Residence Team in advance to arrange check-in. Please also make sure to contact us with any last minute changes to travel plans, such as a delayed flight.


  • Secure swipe cards are provided for entry to bedrooms and to the building. 
  • In case of emergency, students can contact the security team based at the Kings Brighton school: +44 (0) 7769 997290 


  • Secure swipe cards are provided for entry to bedrooms, and entry to the building. The residence also benefits from CCTV.  
  • In case of emergency, students can contact the security team based at the Kings Brighton school: +44 (0)7769 997290 

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The Kings Admissions Team