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Our rooms


Abbey College offers a selection of rooms to suit various needs and budgets.

The rooms range from Standard with shared bathroom (shared by two or three residents depending on the unit they are in) to Studio with an ensuite bathroom through to Large Studio, also with an ensuite bathroom.

Please note that we cannot guarantee the availability of all types of rooms at all times.

All room rates quoted include three meals every day, power, and access to the University’s internet system. Rooms are serviced on a weekly basis, including fresh linen. Residents do their own personal laundry in the laundry room (washing machines and dryers are provided at no extra charge).

All rates shown are in New Zealand dollars and are inclusive of Goods and Services Tax.

Room rates

Weekly rates - 2018Weekly rates - 2019
Standard room (share bathroom) $381.00 per week$392.00 per week
Studio room (ensuite bathroom) $412.00 per week$424.00 per week
Large studio room (ensuite bathroom)
 $456.00 per week$470.00 per week


Surcharges and Rebates

  • There is a non-refundable resident placement fee of NZ$325 chargeable once only for accommodation at Abbey College, where an offer of accommodation is made by the College for a period of less than 3 months, this fee is charged as a one-off fee of $25 plus $25 per week
  • Residents who reside at Abbey College for 52 weeks (whether continuous or not) will receive a discount of $15 per week on the cost of their accommodation after 52 weeks
  • Guests or partners staying in the same room are charged at a rate of $182 per week (or $26 per night). Please note that guests or partners cannot be accommodated in standard rooms as they are single rooms
  • Car Parking space: $16.00 per week rental