Neither Equinenergy® Ltd. nor its representatives are responsible for arranging or confirming student accommodation.
Please check reservation and cancellation policies carefully, as these may vary between establishments.

For out-of-term course dates it may be possible for students to arrange on-site accommodation, this must be arranged through the ARU Writtle accommodation office and is offered on a first-come first-serve basis. We suggest that students ask for a top floor room away from common rooms and potentially noisy corridors and hallways. For information or reservations, email

Please note that opening days and times may vary outside term times, so it is suggested that students consider alternative catering options.

The De Ja Vu restaurant and bar are open from 12 -2pm and 7- 11pm daily.
The College shop in the main building sells sandwiches and drinks and is open from 9am to 5pm during term time and from 9am to midday during holidays.
There are vending machines and a cash dispenser located in the sports hall beside the Writtle Chef.
There are two local pubs within walking distance that serve good reasonably priced food: The Inn on the Green and the Horse and Groom (each about 5- 7 minutes’ walk).
There is a Co-operative supermarket in Writtle village. Opening times: 08h00am to 20h00pm from Monday to Saturday, and 08h00am to 17h00 on Sunday.
Nearby Texaco and BP garages sell basic sandwiches.

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