The best private student accommodation Leicester has ever seen opened its doors in September 2022 on Welford Road, right in the centre of the city. Our Leicester all-inclusive luxury student accommodation comprises of a selection of stunning studios and elegant en-suite apartments, as well as study areas, relaxing spa facilities, entertainment outlets, and a gym. With all this to offer and more, we believe Study Inn’s Reynard House is the perfect place for you to call home.
From £190 per week.
37 Welford Rd, Leicester, LE2 7AF
De Montfort University – 3min
University of Leicester – 10min
This city has two fabulous and famous universities each with their own unique qualities. Both are widely regarded and well respected for their universal approach to inclusion, as well as their impressive academic accomplishments.
Leicester is a shopper’s dream, the city centre is home to two shopping malls, a bustling live market selling fresh produce and textiles, charity shops, quaint village-style streets, mini shopping arcades, squares, and lanes, as well as a high street full of big global brands – the only issue is where to start!
From multi-story department or fashion outlets to independent family run boutiques there is a store for everyone’s style. With the city centre malls, The Highcross and Leicester Haymarket, combined with Leicester’s large shopping village Fosse Park, you’ll never have to hunt long for the perfect gift.
Narborough Road is home to hundreds of different nationalities. Here you’ll discover foreign supermarkets, takeaways and restaurants, beauty salons and traditional clothing stores. Eateries along the road sell culinary delicacies offering many international students a taste of their homeland. From Poland to Portugal and Libya to Latvia, you’ll find a taste of it here!
Students will find no shortage of great nights out in Leicester! Most of Leicester’s bars have a distinct theme and atmosphere, from sophisticated and swanky to gritty, underground venues. There is a place for everyone to enjoy, from weekly student club nights and events to cocktails bars.
If it’s dancing you’re in the mood for, there are nightclubs for all tastes in Leicester. All of which offer a variety of music, affordable drinks and Instagrammable décor. Whether you’re hunting for a banging drum ‘n’ bass night, chart-topping indie night or an active alternative scene, you’ll find it here.
The city also plays host to lots of national events like the iconic Bongo’s Bingo, an event like no other that combines rave music, partying, bingo and prizes! With the chance to win a range of prizes from Henry hoovers and spaghetti to Apple watches and even cash bundles. This event is popular with students and tickets sell out fast!
Leicester is celebrated nationally for being one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse cities in the United Kingdom, from its community to its cuisine, this city offers inclusion and inspiration to anyone who visits. This makes it a fantastic place for foodies!
Leicester residents can take their taste buds on a trip around the globe and explore international flavours all without leaving the city centre. From authentic award-winning Indian diners, critically acclaimed Chinese restaurants and traditional Turkish eateries – find a taste to remind you of home, or transport yourself to a completely different destination.
With Michelin Star restaurants situated near fast food favourites, and plenty of quaint village style pubs in the surrounding villages all offering traditional British Sunday Roasts with all the trimmings, no matter what kind of student you are, you’ll definitely eat well.
Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat all deliver in Leicester too, perfect if you feel like taking a break from cooking, or need a late-night dessert delivered to your doorstep during an all-nighter study session!
No matter your hobbies and interests, there are no shortage of fun things to do to fill up your diary in Leicester. The city centre hosts a range of activities: rock climbing, pottery classes, adult crazy golf, retro style arcades, museums and bowling alleys to name a few!
Visit the Cultural Quarter to explore another side of Leicester, spend the day visiting art galleries, museums or searching for street art. Leicester has four theatres all within walking distance from the city centre all playing host to a range of performances.
The National Space Centre is another of Leicester’s main attractions, providing an out of this world experience to each of its visitors. Explaining astronomy and physics to its guests, this educational resource is home to the UK’s largest planetarium and has six interactive galleries.
Leicester has one of the busiest social event calendars in the East Midlands, with numerous unmissable events every single month.
In October, the entire Golden Mile is blanketed in a shimmer of gold, red and green jewels, dancing lights and beaded decorations. These spectacular Diwali displays take place every year, as the streets fill with people eager to celebrate in colourful clothing, with live Bhangra and Punjabi music, and traditional dishes giving off incredible aromas.
At Christmas, German markets descend upon the city centre, selling luxurious cheeses, mulled wines and handcrafted gifts. The Christmas Lights Switch On gathers hundreds each year, the festive decorations make the city come alive and the queues for the ice rink and the ferris wheel get longer each year.
In February the Leicester Comedy Festival takes over 90 venues across Leicestershire, putting on performances of musical comedy, stand up, one liners and political sketches including ‘pay what you feel’ events.
Come spring and summer, Leicester’s events take place under the shining sun, normally at Victoria Park. This historical park plays a pivotal role in Leicester’s most popular events including Leicester’s Race for Life, Caribbean Carnival, and Pride festival.
Don’t just take our word for it