The UK is amongst the most attractive student destinations globally, serving as home to numerous world-leading universities and institutions.
Naturally enough, there’s no scarcity of student accommodation in the UK, thanks to the massive community of international students studying and living there. Lots of international students in the United Kingdom choose to stay on campus and remain close to their college, but lots opt-out for off-campus student accommodation as they offer more amenities, freedom, and privacy compared to on-campus accommodations.
If you happen to be of the latter part, there are plenty of private student rooms to live nearby your UK university/institution.
In this article, AmberStudent will share the top 5 private student accommodation options nearby some of the UK's best universities. Read on to find out more!
1. iQ Bloomsbury.
iQ Bloomsbury is a luxurious student accommodation located at 200 Euston Road, London. The neighborhood is soaked in rich culture & history. There are plenty of art galleries, museums, and gardens nearby for you to delve into. If you’re a social animal, this is the perfect place to call home- explore the vibrant restaurants, cafes, and pubs down the street. And you won’t have to worry about running out of groceries either; Tesco Express is just a stretch away.
Revel every moment as you walk in the footsteps of some of the UK’s best universities and literary geniuses. Bloomsbury is conveniently connected to the public transports, from where it takes just 5-minutes to reach the University of London and 10-minutes to the University of Westminster.
This multi-amenity laden accommodation offers a cozy stay at the affordable price of £420/week.
2. Liberty Park.
Liberty Park is a new, sleek property located conveniently close to the heart of the city. The spectacular location assures that you’ll never have a dull day, with major cafes, gardens, supermarkets, bars, and theaters around you. If Football is what makes your heart dance in ecstasy- you can visit the famous King Power Stadium of Leicester City Football Club nearby your accommodation.
Liberty Park is smoothly linked to the Windermere Street bus station, which is just a stroll away- connecting you to all parts of the city. The University of Leicester is just a 12-minutes bus ride away from this lavish student accommodation. You can also walk your way to the De Montfort University in under 10-minutes. In addition, the Leicester city train station is just a couple of minutes away, making it all the more pleasant to traverse nearby cities.
The most affordable room in this well-facilitated student accommodation costs just £138/week.
3. Crown Place.
Crown Place is situated in the plush area of Andrew’s Lane, Cardiff. Its central location works like a charm for students as they relish the city’s vibrant events and local shops. This student accommodation is specially built with the needs of students in mind. You can find yourself competing with your friends’ in the game room, challenging yourself in the on-site gym, or sharpening your academic skills in the private study room. You’ve got a surplus of options to pick from.
This student housing’s best aspect might be its sublime location. It’s just 15-minutes away from Cardiff Central Station, from there you can easily travel to nearby cities. The city’s major universities like Cardiff University & Cardiff Metropolitan University are just a 3-minutes walk away & 10-minutes on transport, making Crown Place the best home for students studying in Cardiff.
Crown Place offers its opulent services to students at a very affordable rate of £135/week.
4. St Peter house.
St Peter House is an innovatively & stylishly constructed student accommodation located at St. Peters Street. This property provides a hassle-free connection to the entire city- with Errol Street and St. Peter bus station located just 2-minutes away respectively. The Aberdeen Railway Station is also at a commutable distance from this student house.
Living in St Peter House has its own perks- you’d be close to the crux of the city, easily accessing all the major grocery stores, cafes, and restaurants nearby. The best part about this student property is its proximity to the universities located in the city. The Marischal College is a 12-minutes walk away, while the University of Aberdeen is just a 10-minutes walk away from this student residence.
St Peter House offers a budget-friendly stay for students for £89/week.
5. Vita Student St Albans.
Vita Student St Albans is as aesthetic as it gets. With illustrious interior designs and state-of-the-art facilities, this student property sets a high standard for every other student accommodation in the city. Located at the city’s core- you’ll never have to worry about running out of grocery, food, or medicines. The central location also assures that you’ll always have something to entertain yourself.
Living in St Albans will make it easier for you to travel and explore the beauty of Leeds and its nearby cities- the Leeds train station is just an 11-minutes walk away, and the nearby bus stand is just around the corner. It’ll also make your academic life pleasant as both the University of Leeds and Leeds Beckett University is just 8-minutes and 12-minutes away via transport.
This luxurious student accommodation offers rooms starting at an economical price of £211/week.
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