Building what’s included
- Spacious Hub
- Private Dining Room
- Private Study Room
- Movie Room
- Outside Terrace
- Laundry Room
- Pool & Table Tennis Table
- Secure Key Fob Access
- Free Weekday Breakfast
- Free Bi-weekly Housekeeping
- Free Tea & Coffee
- Free Daily Events
- 24/7 On site team
- Superfast Wifi
Standard features you get in every room type
- Desk chair
- Double bed
- Ensuite bathroom – shower, mirror, sink, toilet
- Kitchen – microwave oven, hob, sink, fridge freezer
- Opening window
- Smart TV
- Underbed storage
Choose between five types at Portswood House, across six floors. All studios include a kitchen, ensuite bathroom, study space and storage space.
WHAT WE’RE ABOUT
Vita Student is for students that want it all.
For students that want to live without limits.
With an all-inclusive service, living at Vita Student lifts some of the pressures from university life, allowing you to focus on your studies and your experience.
Our buildings are full of friendly faces from many different places. All here to make the most of their time at university. Whether you are creative or academic, Vita Student is the place to learn, thrive and make connections.
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Can I choose my room?more
Yes, but provided the room is available. You can book the exact room you want when you book directly through our website or speaking to our Lettings Team.
Can I book a viewing?more
Yes! Click here to contact our team to book a viewing.
Is there a bike store? Is it included in the fee?more
Yes! All of our buildings have bike stores, and they’re included in your fee. We also have Vita Student bikes that you can use whenever you want.
Do you offer printing facilities?more
Yes, all of our buildings have on-site printing facilities. When you arrive, you will receive an email to set up your printing account – once you have confirmed you can add credit to your account and start printing.
What kitchen appliances are included?more
Rooms at Vita Student already include kitchen appliances like a fridge, microwave, oven and hob. Please do not bring any additional appliances when you move in.
Is there a laundry room?more
Yes – we have a laundry room in the building. When using the laundry rooms, all you need to do is top up your account to start using the machines.
What do I need to bring when I move in?more
While Vita Student rooms include all kitchen appliances and furniture, you will need to bring your own furnishings, towels, duvet, pillows and bedding. However, you can order a Vita Pack, which delivers all the essentials to your room before you arrive. Browse Vita Packs here.
Is contents insurance included?more
Yes, you can get free contents insurance with our partner Endsleigh. When you move in, you will receive an email to confirm your cover.
Is there a car park? Is it included in the fee?more
Unfortunately we don’t have on-site parking at this building. However, all of our buildings are centrally located, with quick access to university and public transport.
What size bed do I get?more
The standard size bed is a double, however you can upgrade your room type and get a king-size bed.
How do I receive mail and packages?more
There is a 24-hour secure parcel room in the building, so you can collect your parcels when they arrive.
What’s included at Vita Student Portswood House?more
Vita Student Portswood House is all-in. Free breakfast, utility bills, private bookable spaces, on-site gym, housekeeping, daily events, and much more are all included when you move in.
How close is Vita Student Portswood House to university?more
Vita Student Portswood House is an ideal location for students at the University of Southampton, being just a 10-minute walk to the main Highfield Campus. Southampton Solent students can also easily get to university by taking a short commute on the bus to campus.
Where’s the nearest public transport to Vita Student Portswood House?more
The best way to explore the city from Vita Student Portswood House would be by bus, as there are a number of stops outside the building. However, you can walk to St Denys Train Station in 10 minutes, and travel to Southampton Central within 20 minutes.
What shops are close to Vita Student Portswood House?more
Vita Student Portswood House has a Sainsbury’s supermarket directly opposite, meaning you can get all your essential amenities without travelling far.