Sheffield has truly earned its nickname of the City of Steel with its industrial past. Demand for rooms to rent in Sheffield is high as this modern city attracts many international tech companies and start-ups as well as thousands of university students from around the globe looking for student rooms and fun house shares. Along with several other cities in the north of England, Sheffield is going through a major urban regeneration phase, in order to cement its position as one of Europe's primary business and technical hubs.
Sheffield city centre is an eclectic mix of Victorian and Georgian architecture rubbing shoulders with ultra-modern steel, glass and brick structures and redeveloped warehouses. This means that you can find some really funky and exciting rooms to rent in Sheffield, without breaking the bank. A room share option could offer even better value for money. Home to a population of just over half a million, Sheffield is compact and well connected to other UK cities. Sheffield rooms to rent are in demand and those looking to split accommodation cost with a roommate or two need to act fast - deals can be secured in a matter of days. Search the latest rooms to rent and spare room listings on EasyRoommate. Whether you prefer a cheap room at the student end of Abbeydale Road or a professional house share in the affluent S1 postcode, Sheffield is a friendly and safe place to live and is considered to be one of the greenest in Europe, too.
Nestled amongst stunning hills and at the confluence point of five rivers, Sheffield offers a unique opportunity to choose between central urban living in a spare room around the city centre, or a greener house share with one-third of the city located within the Peak District National Park boundaries. It is perfect for those who like to combine the best of both worlds. Whether you like hiking, mountaineering or visiting galleries in your spare time, there's always plenty for everyone to do. For the buzz of the city and being able to get everywhere on foot, look for rooms to rent in Sheffield's S1 postcode. The city's rich and happening culture and gastro scene is just a few small steps away. And if you ever need to travel to the other areas of Sheffield, good bus and Supertram networks efficiently connect the city and its suburbs.
Those looking for a simple student room will find plenty in Sheffield's western suburb of Crookes. Located right near the university, it attracts a large student population, whilst still retaining a homely and classy feel. Think funky vintage boutiques, trendy coffee shops, organic delis and spectacular views, when looking for rooms to rent in this part of Sheffield. Similarly, Broomhill is an area popular with students looking to rent a room.
Impressive houses located in the Ecclesall area make for a perfect professional Sheffield house share away from the bustle of the city. Here, the suburb's wealth is evident - with many boutique shops, chic cafes and a few swanky restaurants located along the Ecclesall Road. But you certainly don't have to be on the country's rich list to be able to live here. Plenty of local resident are happy to let their spare rooms at very reasonable rates. Sheffield is just waiting to be discovered! With the help of EasyRoommate, you will quickly be able to rent a room just where you want, find rooms for rent or fill that spare room.