While looking for student accommodation Leicester, you will be spoilt for choice for there are so many options to explore! From private halls to studio apartments and short term residence on rent, Unilodgers has got it all!
Historically rich but still ahead of its time, Leicester is a great city to spend your university years at! Cultural, vibrant and beautiful, it is everything a student could ask for. Known as the birthplace of modern English as we speak it, Leicester is a passionate sports city with three major sports teams - Leicester City F.C, Leicester Tigers - England’s most successful rugby team and the basketball team, the Leicester Riders! You cannot miss out on watching them play. Go Tigers!
Immerse yourself in Leicester’s legendary music scene at the historic De Montfort Hall, which has hosted some of the greatest performers of all time, such as the Beatles, The Rolling Stones and the Bee Gees to name a few. Fancy a pint? Head to ‘The Globe’, one of the oldest pubs (since 1720) in Europe for a quick bite and a few cold ones with your gang. Long lectures and multiple papers always keep you busy. So, enjoy unwinding at Abbey or Victoria Park to catch a breath of fresh air and a break whenever needed!
And of course, having a cosy student room Leicester to go back to every night is super essential as well!
All of Unilodgers’ student apartments Leicester has to offer are located just around your university campus. Whether you are looking for DMU accommodation or a sweet home around University of Leicester, we’ll get you sorted in no time!
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It is known to be one of the oldest cities in UK, with a history that dates back to 2000 years. The city has also been recognized as the most affordable for students by HSBC in 2014 & 2015. If you want to absorb some cultural heritage of Leicester you must visit the Leicester Cathedral, New Walk Museum & Art Gallery and Belgrave Hall & Gardens. You can choose a rainy day to visit the National Space Centre, the largest in UK and on a sunny day the Abbey Park is a great place to just relax or even do so some boating on the lake.
There are 2 major Institutions of Higher Learning – University of Leicester and De Montfort University that attract a large number of home and international students every year.
Keeping in mind the active student lifestyle, all student accommodations in Leicester are ideally located near both University campuses and the city centre. They present an extensive choice of luxurious and spacious studio and shared flats, that come with modern conveniences, to meet all your requirements.
About 348,300 people call Leicester their home, out of which over 39,000 are students. The city experiences a maritime climate with mildly warm summers and cool winters. The temperature can soar up to 21° in the month of July and; can drop to 7° in the month of January.
Getting around the city is easy and you can walk and cycle from the city centre to Leicester University in 5 minutes and to De Montfort University in less than 15 minutes. For longer distances you can avail the public buses that service the city, at discounted rates. If you are looking to travel to other cities in England, the Leicester Railway station offers excellent intercity links. Both the East Midlands and Birmingham airports are approximately 1 hour 15 minutes and Heathrow Airport is just a little over 2 hours by train from the city centre.