CB1 is a 15-minute walk from campus and is close to Cambridge train station, supermarkets and plenty of restaurants. It’s also less than ten minutes from a bowling alley, gym, theatre and cinema, so there’s always something to do nearby.
There are 392 en-suite rooms, and 119 studio flats, some of which are suitable for couples. CB1 is owned and managed by CRM Students, who provide 24-hour support from the on-site reception.
Kitchens (studio flats only):
Kitchens (shared between three to ten students)
CB1 is about 15 minutes' walk from the Collier Road gate at the back of campus. View on Google Maps.
You'll need to pay a £250 deposit to secure the room. Before your contract starts, there will also be a £50 utility deposit plus five weeks' rent payment.
For current rent prices, please check our Cambridge halls and houses cost comparison (PDF).
Rent is paid in three instalments in October, January and April (plus the instalment due before you move in).
If you'd like to book a room in CB1, simply apply online.Once you’ve applied, we will send your details to CRM Students, who own and manage CB1. They'll arrange for you to pay any upfront costs and sign your tenancy agreement.