38 high-specification Leicester student accommodation including; Standard Studios, Superior Studios & One Bedroom Apartments.
Elegant new Leicester student accommodation situated directly opposite De Montfort Hall, provides a sophisticated environment in which to live.
Leicester is an amazing city that offers an endless list of activities to do whilst studying here. Why not explore the beautiful parks around the city; with Abbey Park and the University of Leicester Botanic Gardens offering breath-taking scenic views!
If you’re after something more adventurous then why not try Leicester’s very own Ninja Warrior park or Lane 7’s golf and bowling; two popular places students go to have fun, laugh and make unforgettable memories.
A great place to visit if you love your history is The Guildhall Museum; one of the oldest buildings within Leicester that is located next to the city’s cathedral.
Love to shop? Then pop down to Leicester’s very own shopping centre, Highcross, where you’ll find everything you need! Or why not try out the Leicester Market which is open Monday to Saturday which is the biggest outdoor covered market place in the country. And if you enjoy a pint or cocktail then head to Leicester’s town centre where you’ll find a range of bars offering a bit of everything.
Leicester hosts two amazing universities - The University of Leicester and De Montfort University. Both universities offer beautiful campuses and exceptional teaching to further the careers of any student that attends courses there.
The University of Leicester has over 350 degree courses and is established as one of the top 30 UK research-intensive Universities. This university has strong links with the Attenborough family and as a result is home to the Attenborough Arboretum which focuses on the importance of global biodiversity.
De Montfort University (DMU) has achieved the ranking of Gold within the Teaching Excellence Framework and offers more than 170 accredited courses. DMU is well known for offering a wide range of opportunities within studying such as trips and volunteering activities.
Whichever university you attend, you can be guaranteed a warm welcome and a fantastic sociable experience thanks to Leicester offering one of the most affordable living environments within housing, food and social activities.
Deciding where to live is incredibly important when attending any university. Luckily we have you covered with three incredible sites across Leicester in locations close to both Leicester universities.
You’re welcome to stay at any of our three Leicester student accommodation sites but if distance is something you care about then read on to check out what we recommend.
If you’re studying at DMU then there is no better place to stay than Renaissance House! Here you can enjoy modern, stylish and spacious living spaces. Being only an 8 minute walk away, there really is no better choice.
If you’re studying at The University of Leicester then we recommend checking out Salisbury Road and Regent Road accommodation sites. Both are roughly a five minute walk away from the university’s campus and offer incredible rooms with stunning views. If you're a medical student then Regent Road is the place to be as it's only a few steps away from Leicester Royal Infirmary.
Whatever site you stay at, you can enjoy the best living experience since we cover all your bills, offer free WIFI, free laundry, a free onsite gym, a common room area and beautiful garden grounds.
If you are looking for a fun, exciting city to live and study in, then Leicester is the perfect city to be! Both the University of Leicester as well as De Montfort University have been praised for being the most socially inclusive and offering so many fantastic opportunities for students to be involved in. It’s a place where you can study, learn new things and reach your full potential. If you are looking for Leicester university accommodation and need a little extra space and comfort then check out our Leicester student studios.
There is a significant range of societies at both universities from sports, to hobbies and interests; there’s something to suit every student. The universities encourage and motivate students to get involved in societies as it’s a great way to make friends for life and build on your skills.
If you’re new to Leicester and wondering where to start with the city? Why not explore one of Leicester's many parks; Abbey Park offers a great space for picnics which is near to all accommodation sites at the Student Beehive. Or if you fancy something more adventurous, check out Western Park, a place you can race around with a BMX. Plus if you find yourself in Leicester over Summer then you can check out how vibrant and lively the city can be with it’s fantastic music festivals.
Leicester University has a strong employability rate of 94%. Their Career Development Service offers assistance with developing skills, knowledge, experience and confidence so you can graduate and apply for vacancies with a strong CV supporting you. De Montfort University are also very supportive with employability mentors on site to give you advice over the industry and experience needed.
One thing that students love most about studying inthe city of Leicester is the cost of living - you can enjoy a night out, city adventures and restaurants without worrying about your bank. This makes it a great place to socialise in, and is another reason why so many people live here with the such a welcoming and supportive community.
Student Beehive have 3 Leicester student accommodation centres in Leicester. We offer a variety of accommodation and prices, with all being based near to Leicester University. We offer a full range of student accommodation options through Regent Road, Renaissance House and Salisbury Road.
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Student Beehive is a trading brand operated by Harington Student Ltd and Twitten Student Ltd