Principal's House is our newly refurbished building where we co-locate our Distinguished Visiting Professors, it is conveniently located within the University's precinct along University Walk, near Royal Fort Gardens.

Principal's House courtyard

Accommodation is primarily allocated for Benjamin Meaker Visiting Professors (BMVPs) in the first instance, but requests from other senior academic visitors to the University may be considered, please contact the Accommodation Office.


Principal's House is a self catering accommodation with 8 suites. A site plan of the accommodation (PDF, 91kB) is available to view. 

The building's full address is: Institute for Advanced Studies, Principal's House, University of Bristol, 1 University Walk, Clifton, Bristol BS8 1TF