Book your student accommodation in Leicester with ease with the help of Unilodgers. With thousands of student apartment options around the University of Leicester, De Montfort University and Leicester College, all you have to do is decide which neighbourhood you’d like to live in, and Unilodgers will take care of the rest.
Bede Park, West Cotes, Clarendon Park, Aylestone, City Centre, and Highfields are great areas to live and perfect for students attending the University of Leicester, De Montford University, Leicester College, or Addict Dance Academy. Each neighbourhood has unique restaurants, shopping, and bars, so you’ll always have plenty to do!
Leicester is also extremely easy to navigate and has a great public transport system with bus routes running throughout the city. In fact, most of the student flats throughout Leicester have easy access to public transportation, making your commute to and from campus practically effortless.
When you’re not on campus or enjoying the sights around town, you can partake in the amazing facilities that our flats, studios, and apartments offer (like gyms, gaming lounges, common rooms, outdoor courtyards, study rooms, and more).
Have your pick of partially furnished and fully furnished student accommodation. Leicester has a great variety of floorplans such as:
Shared rooms: Students share a bathroom, kitchen, and common space
Private rooms: Offer a personal study space and shared common kitchen and living room
Studio flats: Offer complete privacy with a sleeping area, study space, bathroom, and kitchen
Entire flats: Offer a bedroom, study space, ensuite bathroom, and wardrobe
And to make things easier on you, most of our student accommodation includes utilities like electricity, water, gas, and Wifi in your monthly rent, so you can focus on your studies and have fun exploring the city. Be sure to check each apartment listing prior to leasing to see the amenities included in your monthly rent!
Our student apartments also offer 24-hour on-site security, secure door entry, and on-site bike storage, so you feel comfortable and safe while home. And if you need a roommate to share your flat with, we can help! Just mention that you need a roomie and Unilodgers will work to find the best match for you.
There’s no denying it: Unilodgers has the best student flats in Leicester. Book your flat today and start living the dream in this charming English city!
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Did you know that the English language we use today originated in Leicester? That’s right! Leicester is a historical and cultural hub. In fact, King Richard III’s remains were discovered just five years ago and are now a protected monument in Leicester for all to visit.
While you’re out and about sightseeing, be sure to also check out the beautiful medieval Leicester Cathedral, which has been carefully restored to its original glory. If science is more your thing, head down to the National Space Centre, where you can explore the city’s space research programme in partnership with the University of Leicester.
Enjoy the beautiful outdoors and take a stroll along the scenic grand union canal, catch a rugby match at the famous Welford Road Stadium, or hop on a train to London for a day trip. Come August, you and friends can celebrate at the Leicester Caribbean Carnival – one of the best events of the entire year!
If you’re ready for a little nightlife, you and your friends can leave behind your student flats in Leicester for an evening, and party at the Globe Pub & Kitchen—a famous, old-fashioned pub. Leicester is also full of great restaurants, with options for every palate. For all you vegetarians out there, try Good Earth, a vegetarian cafe with wholesome veggie bakes, salads, and delicious homemade cakes.
What’s the average rent for student accommodation in Leicester?
On average, houses to rent Leicester for about £120 a week. With Unilodgers, you can find options starting at just £90 a week.
How can I find affordable student accommodation in Leicester?
To find student homes Leicester that has everything you want and fit your budget, you can use Unilodgers’ search filters. You can choose the type of apartment, the location, as well as the maximum rent.
What are some of the most popular neighbourhoods for students in Leicester?
Leicester has many chic, trendy neighbourhoods that are close to its many college campuses, as well as fun to live in. Any neighbourhood near the city centre or the universities will surely have you at the centre of parties, activities, and culture. Check out the areas in and near De Montfort University, Newarke Street, and Oxford Street for the best homes in the city.
What are the different types of student accommodations available in Leicester?
Student housing Leicester offers a wide range of options. You can choose shared or private rooms where you will share common spaces such as kitchens, bathrooms, and living rooms. Alternatively, if you prefer more privacy, you can opt for a studio flat. You can also find many apartments that you can share with friends.
Does Unilodgers have short-term stays in Leicester?
Yes, some of the student accommodations on Unilodgers do offer short-term stays. You can filter these accommodations using the Tenancy Duration filter and find what you’re looking for.
Does Unilodgers have any offers on accommodation in Leicester?
Yes, we have a lot of great value deals and bonus add-ons available with our student homes in Leicester. For details, you can visit the property page and look at the offers listed.
What’s the best mode of transportation in Leicester?
The bus service in Leicester is an absolute blessing and just the best way to get around to any part of the city! Buying/renting a cycle is also a great way to get around and an even better excuse to skip leg day.
What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Leicester?
Many of our Leicester properties are covered under Unilodgers’ Pandemic Shield, which protects you from any COVID-related uncertainties. The features of Pandemic Shield include deep cleaning, social distancing markers, temperature checks, staff PPE kits, and more. For accurate details on what Pandemic Shield facilities are offered at a particular property, you can refer to the property page. Alternatively, you can use the Pandemic Shield filter options to shortlist properties that offer the facilities you are looking for.
Do these accommodations provide WiFi to all residents?
Many of our accommodations offer WiFi at no extra cost or include it in the rent. For details, you can check the property pages.
Are these accommodations secure?
Our properties ensure your security with features like CCTV and secure door entry. Many of them also have on-site staff to keep you safe. You can find specific details about security features on individual property pages.
What all is included in the rent?
Many Leicester accommodations include utilities such as electricity, water, and gas in the rent, while some also offer WiFi and insurance at no extra cost. However, for specific rent inclusions, please refer to the property pages.
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