Canterbury House

393 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 2BS


  •   Location: 1.3 miles from the Headington Campus
  •    Available to: new students
  •   Beds: 77 study bedrooms in flats of 5 to 12
  •   Bathroom: ensuite
  •   Contract: 50 week contract
  •   Costs: £162.73 per week
  •   Facilities: laundry facilities
  •   Bicycle storage: bike storage
  •   Hall office: Main office at Sinnet Court

Canterbury House is a partnership hall managed by A2Dominion and is the newest of the A2Dominion halls in Oxford. Students can apply for partnership halls through the university's normal application process however payments and contracts will ultimately be with the provider rather than the university. Please ensure you read the A2Dominion terms and conditions before applying.

Our accommodation tour videos act as a guidance only, sizes, layouts and furnishings of each flat may vary.


Academic year 2023/24

  • Ensuite single study bedrooms: £162.73 per week for a 50 week contract (£8,136.50 per year).

All A2 Dominion contracts for the 2023/24 academic year run for 50 weeks from Monday 11 September 2023 until Sunday 25th August 2024.

Contract takeovers with A2 Dominion starting at a later date will still end on 25th August 2024.

What's included?

The price includes all of your utility bills, basic contents insurance and inclusive travel on the BROOKESbus network (BROOKESkey account required). 


There is no deposit or reservation fee required to secure your booking.

Contents insurance is provided with your accommodation for a mandatory one-off cost of £5.00, payable to the A2Dominion Accommodation Office at the time of securing your accommodation booking.

Rent is paid in 12 instalments on the first of each month from September until August. Your first instalment due on 1 September will be before you move in. Other payment options are available; please contact A2Dominion on to discuss this.

If you live in this hall your contract will be with A2Dominion. Your rent will be payable directly to them, not Oxford Brookes. If you leave the university you may still be financially liable for the costs associated with your tenancy.

Tenancy terms and conditions

These halls are all operated by A2Dominion. Any tenancy for this accommodation is subject to their terms and conditions.


Canterbury House is located on the Cowley Road. It is in the Cowley area, which is very popular among students with its range of coffee shops, restaurants, bars and clubs.

Address: 393 Cowley Road, Oxford, OX4 2BS

Keys are collected at the A2Dominion Oxford office at Sinnet Court, Southfield Road, Oxford, OX4 1FY.

Telephone: 0208 825 2052 (A2Dominion Oxford office based at Sinnet Court)


In your room

Average room size = 2.65 metres by 4.1 metres

  • small double bed
  • desk and chair
  • reading lamp
  • wardrobe
  • curtains
  • pinboard
  • bed linen not provided
  • shower
  • sink
  • toilet
  • mirror

All of our halls are self-catered with each flat having its own shared kitchen for you to cook and eat your own meals.

Bedding, bathroom and kitchen packs can be pre-ordered through UniKitOut.


Opening hours

  • Monday-Thursday: 9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Friday: 9.30am to 4.00pm
  • Phone lines are open Monday-Friday 9.00am to 4.30pm