Accommodation

Halls of residence

Robert Bakewell

The hall is named after Robert Bakewell who was an eighteenth century agriculturalist from nearby Dishley Grange.

Located in the student village, Robert Bakewell hall is only a 5 minute walk from the library, a 5 minute walk from the EHB bar and a 10 minute walk to the Students' Union.

  • Bedrooms: 400
  • Catering: Self-catered 
  • Student types: Undergraduate
  • Location: Village

At Robert Bakewell you will find:

  • All rooms have en-suite bathrooms
  • 6 or 8 students share large kitchen
  • Weekly kitchen and communal area cleaning, fortnightly bedroom cleaning
  • All beds are 4ft (double bedding recommended) 
  • Pillows supplied
  • Central card operated laundrette (the Hub)
  • Games/common room (facilities subject to change)
  • Iron provided
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless networks
  • Dining package available - 10 meals/week x 31 weeks
  • Bike shed

Hall info: Due to the eco design of this accommodation, there are ongoing problems with regards to mobile phone connection within the building.  It may be advisable to make alternative contact arrangements in case of an emergency (phones are provided in kitchens for internal University calls). 

Accommodation packages available for 2016/17:

  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom for 41 weeks @ £5,438.73*
  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom (Dining Package 10 meals/wk x 31 wks) for 41 weeks @ £6,702.68

*plus pro rata fee for fresher week from Thursday 29 September 2016
# Dining package available upon request

Hall subs:

Freshers £99.00
Returners £45.00
Affiliates £15.00

Arrival dates:

  • New undergraduates: Thursday 29 September 2016
  • Returning students: Sunday 02 October 2016
  • Semester 2 students: Sunday 05 February 2017

Let lengths:

41 weeks let: 02 October 2016 – 15 July 2017

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations

Rooms to be vacated by 10am on the end date of the contract:

  • Friday 03 February 2017 (Semester 1 students)
  • Saturday 15 July 2017 (Semester 2 and full year students)

Accommodation packages available for 2017/18:

  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom for 41 weeks @ £5,613.31*
  • Single bedrooms with en-suite bathroom (Dining Package 10 meals/week x 31 weeks) for 41 weeks @ £6,903.17

*plus pro rata fee for fresher week from Thursday 28 September 2017
#Dining package available upon request

Hall subs:

To be confirmed

Arrival dates:

  • New Undergraduates: Thursday 28 September 2017
  • Returning Students: Sunday 01 October 2017
  • Semester 2 students: Sunday 04 February 2018

Let lengths:

41 weeks let: 01 October 2017 – 14 July 2018

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations

Rooms to be vacated by 10am on the end date of the contract:

  • Friday 02 February 2018 (semester 1 students)
  • Saturday 14 July 2018 (semester 2 and full year students)

Hall office

Our hall managers are responsible for dealing with any problems that you may have within your hall.

Hall Manager: Linda Moulton
Email: villagepark@lboro.ac.uk 
Phone: +44 (0)1509 222254 or 223803

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues

Hall Warden: Dr Katryna Kalawsky
Email: bakewell.warden@lboro.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)1509 226557

Subwardens

Miss Leah Henrickson
Mr Chris Cox
Mr Rickie Bewsher
Duty Mobile: 07518420547

Hall committee

The Student Hall Committee are on hand to offer support to the hall community. The committees are elected annually and are run by students for students.

For more information visit the hall website. Please note this is not a Loughborough University website, but is produced and managed by the students on the committee. We accept no liability for the content on the hall website.

All halls have their own facebook page and all new students moving into this hall will be invited to join.