Situated just off Garstang Road, The Box offers luxurious student living in Preston. Those who attend the University of Central Lancashire will find that it takes 8-minutes to reach on foot. During your break, head to the UCLan Library and grab your favourite books. With the Students’ Union Bar nearby, students will find it easy to interact with the others. You can also grab a quick bite at The Queen Vic Fish and Chips which is within walking distance.
The area is well-connected via public transport, with the nearest bus station just a 2-minutes’ walk away. When you want to travel to the nearby cities, take a train from the Preston station which is a 10-minutes’ drive away. During the weekends, head to the Deepdale Shopping Mall which is an 8-minutes’ drive away. You can conveniently purchase all your groceries and household products under one roof.
Each room at The Box is fully-furnished so that the students feel at home at all times. After a tiring day at the university, you can take a shower in your private washroom before working on your assignments. Prepare your meals in the communal kitchen with your flatmates and talk to them about your day. When you have a group assignment or presentation, invite your friends over to get work done in the communal areas.
When you have no plans of stepping out for the night, organise a movie night in the communal lounge with the help of the other residents. You can also order food from the restaurants located nearby, like RK Dining Preston and Chesters Great Tasting Chicken. Stephen Hendry Snooker Club is within walking distance so you can head there with your classmates and bond with them over a game of pool. When you want to de-stress, head to PureGym Preston which is a 9-minutes’ walk away.