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EC Bristol: Standard IQ Residence

Photos show samples of available rooms. Fixtures, fittings and sizes may vary.

Accommodation Features

Room Facilities

Building Facilities

  • Cleaning Service Provided
  • Communal Lounge
  • Free-Wifi
  • Games Room
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lift
  • Sport Premises
  • Wheelchair Accessible


  • There are 6 app operated washing machines in the building at a cost of £3.20 and 6 dryer units available at a cost of £1.50. Students need to buy their own washing liquid
  • Utility bills are included
  • 24-hour Security on site
  • CCTV available on site
  • Crockery/cutlery pots pans and utensils are provided
  • Luggage drop-off is allowed
Room Type
Single studio. Room size: approx. 13-14sqm
Bathroom Type
Board Status

Description of Local Area

Located just 15 minutes' walk from the University of Bristol, iQ Bristol offers well-equipped student accommodation right in the centre of this creative city. Only 4 minutes from BIMM, and a short bus ride from the University of the West of England. You will be a short walk from the waterfront quarter, Bristol Temple Meads train station and all the entertainment of the city centre.

Description of Accommodation

iQ Bristol provides modern accommodation for EC Bristol English language students in Bristol city centre, with ensuite rooms and a wide range of social and study spaces. iQ Bristol offers well-equipped rooms right in the centre of this creative city. The building includes a gym, games room and private dining room.


iQ Bristol
Marlborough Street
Bristol BS1 3EQ
United Kingdom

Phone Number

01179 375 1060 (normal office hours)

Emergency Number


Arrival and departure

  • Saturday (Sunday arrival is allowed).
    Check in: 13:00
    Early Check in: On Request 
    Late Check in : On Request



  • Departure Day: Saturday
    Check out: 10:00 am
    Late Check out is allowed

Journey to school

IQ Bristol is only 2 minutes’ walk from the main bus station and a 15 minutes' walk from EC Bristol. 


Cancellation prior to arrival

Students cancelling or postponing 14 days or less prior to their accommodation dates will be charged a two-week accommodation fee at the rate quoted in the price list for the accommodation booked and the accommodation placement fee.

Cancellation after arrival

Students leaving their accommodation must give notice in writing 4 weeks prior to termination. If the 4-week notice period is not provided a cancellation fee equal to 4 weeks of the accommodation cost will apply.  After deducting the price of accommodation used at the rate quoted in the price list, including the required notice period charged at the same rate, students will be refunded the remaining accommodation costs.  

Airport Pickup

If you have booked accommodation with EC you must arrive at the airport between 08:00 and 20:00. Late/early arrivals may be asked to book alternative accommodation. Please provide your flight number, arrival time, terminal and airport of origin – minimum 2 weeks in advance. You will meet an EC transportation representative holding an EC Bristol sign at the arrivals.If after 10 minutes you cannot see the EC representative, just call the EC emergency phone +44 77 1356 1436. If you missed your flight or your flight is delayed you should notify EC by calling the emergency phone if out of office hours +44 77 1356 1436 (from the information desk or a mobile phone) to rearrange your transfer time and avoid additional cost.


Other ways to get to your residence

If Airport Pick-up is not requested you can get the residence by train 


Arrival Procedures

Check in will be done with reception staff

House Rules

  • Students must be 18 + to choose this accommodation
  • Mixed Gender: Male and female students share common areas and facilities, but bedrooms are single gender
  • Guests are allowed, but can not stay overnight
  • Deposit is not requested
  • Smoking is not permitted
  • Minimum stay 2 weeks
  • While we promote and support diversity, we cannot guarantee language mix. However, we always encourage students to use English to communicate, be respectful and inclusive of others
  • EC provides a clean living space for all students and expects a basic level of respect from all students. For example, if something is dropped, pick it up; do not leave clothes and belongings on the floor; place rubbish and leftovers in a garbage bag

 For more accommodation terms please refer here