The historic city of Leicester in the East Midlands is home to the famous Leicester City Football Club, not to mention the Curve Theatre and the National Space Centre. There is plenty to do and see around town on your days out of the lecture hall. As an international student, however, finding the right place to stay can be scary and laborious, which is why we’ve put together a list of the top accommodation options to suit all your needs. Whether you’re going to De Montfort or the University of Leicester, we’ve got you covered!
iQ Grosvenor House: This accommodation in the heart of the city is only a five minutes’ walk to De Montfort campus and a twenty minutes’ walk to the University of Leicester. As a happy bonus, the main railway station is only a ten minutes’ walk away. It includes several tiered en-suite rooms priced from £116 per week. Besides, studios are also available at Grosvenor House from £135 per week. There are a lot of different rooms to choose from so make sure you check them out! Make the most of their onsite laundry facility, study room,
and lounge area, including a pool table and gaming console for those quiet evenings in.
Edge Apartments: Opened in 2016, this is a godsend for those who prefer a more solitary experience. It consists of one-bed studio flats pricing from £145 per week. It includes on-site laundry facilities and is right around the corner from De Montfort, perfect for those who struggle to get out bed! Edge Apartments are only a 23 minutes’ walk from the University of Leicester. With a high-speed internet connection, this is ideal for those who prefer staying into partying.
The Glassworks Leicester: This centrally located property includes a range of tiered rooms for both new and returning students. En-suite prices start at £136 a week and studio flats begin from £168 a week. There are two-bed flats available for couples or even those who prefer a larger bed, approximately priced at £145 per week. On-site there is a gym, coin-operated laundry, study room, common area, cinema room, and much more! The Glassworks offers all the amenities you could possibly need when starting college for the first time.
Whether you prefer an en-suite room or a studio flat near the city centre, University Living will find you the perfect place that meets your budget and lifestyle preferences. Our 24/7 support team will happily accommodate all your requests free of cost to ensure you have a fun and comfortable stay!
Written by Rebecca Yeomans