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Looking For Student Res Options In Gqeberha?

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If you’re a student living in the city of Gqeberha or plan to relocate to further your studies in the city, it is crucial to take note of the student accommodation options that are available.

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Located in the Eastern Cape, the city of Gqeberha is well known for its long summers and golden beaches. Students living in the city have access to an array of fun and exciting activities from Coastal boat tours to game reserve day visits that are home to elephants, rhinos and other wildlife.

Gqeberha has several higher education institutions including the Nelson Mandela University and the University of Port Elizabeth.

There are various types of housing options available from living on campus residence to private student accommodation.

Here are a few Student Accommodation options in Gqeberha:

  • DigsConnect
  • South Point Gqeberha
  • Campus Key Gqeberha
  • The Alpha Student
  • Eleven_A Student Accomodation
  • City House Student Accomodation
  • Kings Student Accommodation
  • Ezilet Student Accommodation
  • New Heaven Student Accommodation

Moving into your own space is a huge step for any student starting their tertiary education journey. It is always advisable to start your hunt for accommodation as early as possible because thousands of other students will be doing the same.

Whilst the idea of having you own living space is exciting there are certain crucial things students need to consider when looking for accommodation

For example:

  1. Location – When selecting an accommodation ask yourself these questions – can I walk everywhere? Am I near to both university facilities and the local shops? Is public transport easily accessible from here?
  2. Safety and Security – it is important to ensure that the accommodation you are selecting is safe and has efficient security measures. it is advisable to check with the accommodation management what security measures are in place when doing room tours or site visits.
  3. Costs – Before deciding on any accommodation, make sure to check all the costs that are required, whether the rent amount includes the cost of utilities or is it separate ect. Keep in mind that prices vary depending on the location and what facilities and amenities are offered. 

For more information on any of the above suggested student accommodation options, visit their official websites or social media platforms. 


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