St Mary's Village

Where is it?

St Mary's Village is located in an elevated position overlooking the city of Bangor. It is about 5 minutes' walk from the city centre and 10-15 minutes' walk from the train station and the Main University Building.

What's on site?

St Mary's was opened in 2015 and has around 600 rooms, offering a range of accommodation including en-suite bedrooms, budget rooms, studio apartments and townhouses. There is one standard hall, Bryn Eithin, which has shared bathrooms and kitchens.

The village has a café/shop, laundrette and common rooms and there is on-site security 24 hours a day. All bedrooms have wi-fi and the accommodation price includes all bills (including wi-fi, heating, electricity and water), gym membership and Campus Life membership.

Barlows shop/café

Located in the centre of St Mary's Village, Barlows offers delicious food and drink options, including Starbucks coffee and a wide range of essential grocery items.

Fitness Room

There is a fitness room on-site, which has CV equipment and a selection of weight resistance machines. Students at St Mary's can also use the gym at Canolfan Brailsford in Ffriddoedd Village.

What Uni AwardsSt Mary's Village accommodation

All our accommodation is self-catering. Click on the hall names below for more details, including videos and virtual tours of the facilities, contract length and prices.

En-suites and studios

  • Cemlyn has 86 en-suite bedrooms and five studios
  • Cybi has 84 en-suite bedrooms and five studios
  • Penmon has 84 en-suite bedrooms and five studios
  • Ffordd Tudno En-suite Rooms and Studios has around 114 en-suite bedrooms and 15 studios.
  • St Mary's Quad has a mixture of en-suite rooms and studios. The en-suite rooms are available to postgraduate students only, and the studios are available to both undergraduates and postgraduates.


  • There are three different types of studio available; standard, premium or deluxe. All studios have en-suite bedrooms with a private kitchenette.

Standard hall

  • Bryn Eithin is a standard hall, which has shared bathrooms and kitchens.


  • Tudno Townhouses has around 124 rooms, with bathrooms that are shared between two students.

Video: St Mary's guided tour