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at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.



at Herstmonceux Castle, U.K.

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A photo of Bader Hall

Bader Hall is located just a five-minute walk from the Castle through the beautiful Herstmonceux grounds, and provides accommodation for students, faculty, and guests. Bader Hall was completely renovated in 1994, and is very similar to university residences in North America, offering co-ed halls, with twin-share, single-gender rooms.

The student quarters in Bader Hall have around 150 bedrooms. Each student is provided with:

  • Bed
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Bedside table
  • Lamp
  • Cupboard
A photo of a residence room at the BISC
  • Notice board
  • Wardrobe
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Ethernet connections
  • Bedding (sheets, duvet, pillow and covers)*
  • Towels (bath and hand)*

*laundered on a weekly basis

A photo of a common room at the BISCEach corridor has single-gender bathroom facilities, with toilet stalls, showers, and sinks. Bader Hall comes equipped with a coin-operated laundry and storage facilities, as well as several kitchenettes, each containing a fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, sink, and storage units — all accessible at any time.  A number of Common Rooms can also be found inside Bader Hall: two of them are equipped with sofas and comfortable chairs, a TV, DVD/VCR player, and a small film library; whilst others are reserved for group or quiet study, with desks and chairs. There is also a games room with games consoles. Computing facilities with PCs and printers are located in Bader Hall and in the Castle.

Faculty and guests residing in Bader Hall have access to the guest-only wing, where rooms are either set up with apartment or en-suite facilities.