A small town with a big university and an even bigger spirit, Loughborough is home to over 20,000 students who enjoy the award winning student union, beautiful surrounding countryside, independent shopping scene and student-friendly local bars, and of course great Loughborough student houses. For more action, Loughborough University, which claimed The Times and Sunday Times University of the Year in 2019, is internationally-acclaimed for it’s sports courses and teams, meaning intervarsity games are well worth a watch. Further afield, London is less than an hour-and-a-half away by train, meaning weekend breaks and day-trips are an easy option when you want a change of scenery from your Loughborough student house. We advise viewing Loughborough student houses in November, particularly if you want to like the Golden Triangle, as accommodation books quite fast before the Christmas break.
Loughborough University sits to the West of the town, with most people hoping to secure a student house in the area known as the Golden Triangle. This block of terraced streets is located between the campus and the town centre, meaning student houses here are perfectly located for access to the university and all the town has to offer. Click here to learn more about where to live in Loughborough as a student.
Top Tips for Finding Student Accommodation in Loughborough
Most students view their chosen student accommodation in Loughborough in November, with student houses in the Golden Triangle booking particularly fast. Viewings and bookings do carry on until January, however we advise booking your viewings early as our Loughborough student houses book very early.
Student Cribs in Loughborough
Each of our Student Cribs in Loughborough have six-bedrooms, making these the perfect student houses for groups of friends who hope to live together for their second and third year in university. With large communal spaces, one of our Cribs could be the ideal student house top enjoy socialising with your housemates and entertaining friends. Student Cribs student lets in London include all bills, and no fees or deposits are charged.
Best Things For Students to Do In Loughborough Loughborough is a fantastic town, with loads to do when you aren’t relaxing in your student house or stuck in the library. Loughborough Market is a real favourite for Thursday and Saturday mornings, with a huge variety of delightfully fresh produce and an array of clothing and homeware stands. For a more energetic afternoon, Jump Giants is a brilliant trampoline park where you can forget about your student problems and act like a child for a few hours. What better way to relieve that exam stress! Nightlife is in no short supply here, with Echoes Nightclub playing classic tracks until the early hours, if you can last that long. For a more relaxed atmosphere, Orange Tree is a student favourite with great beers and a gluten-free and vegan-friendly menu. If you like your booze with a twist, the 45 Gin School lets you make your own gin, which is certainly better than Tesco’s Finest.