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Student Accommodation In Leicester

Studios from £168 per week for 24/25

Discover the ultimate urban living experience at St George’s Tower student accommodation in Leicester. Get the most out of student living in our city, a vibrant hub of culture and diversity in the heart of the UK. With our prime central location, you are just moments away from DMU and the University of Leicester, ensuring you’re always at the centre of the action. With a plethora of bars, restaurants, theatres, and parks right at your doorstep, every day brings new opportunities to try something new, meet friends for life and thrive as you study.

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    City Centre Student Studios in Leicester

    At St George’s Tower, we are proud to offer premium and deluxe student studios in Leicester for both 44 and 51-week tenancies with all utility bills and broadband included in the rent.

    Our flats are designed with students in mind. They boast a fully equipped kitchen, spacious dining area, cosy bedroom, sleek bathroom, dedicated study space, and handy under-bed storage.

    From the kitchen to the bedroom, each corner of your studio is adorned with top-notch amenities, so you don’t have to worry about shopping for essentials. Everything you need is already here, patiently awaiting your arrival!

    When your family and friends from home visit, you can impress them with our incredible curb appeal. St George’s Tower is home to Europe’s tallest street art, celebrating Leicester’s heritage, from our beloved sports teams to our scientific discoveries. The vibrant artwork completely covers one face of our 82m tower and can be seen from miles away.

    Our student accommodation in Leicester is a comfortable walk to the University of Leicester (18 minutes) and De Montfort University (10 minutes).

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    Deluxe Studio

    £178 per week (24/25)

    By far the largest at St George’s Tower, you can expect a spacious and comfortable room. They feature a private en-suite, kitchen and a three-quarter bed.

    Premium Studio

    £168 per week (24/25)

    These generously sized studios contain productive study spaces and great views of the city. With a kitchenette, breakfast bar and your own en-suite, student living is made easy.

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    Key Location Info

    From discovering the bones of King Richard III to the invention of DNA fingerprinting and hosting the world’s largest Diwali festival outside India, Leicester is a beacon of history, innovation, and cultural diversity.  As a thriving student city, there’s so much to see and do. 

    Reach Leicester’s vibrant nightlife on foot from St George’s Tower to take advantage of the lively bars, pubs and clubs across the city. During the day, you can find a range of retail stores, boutique shops, and big brands at the Highcross Shopping Centre. Whether you want to hang out at quaint coffee shops, go to escape rooms with your mates or feast on mouthwatering curries on the Golden Mile, Leicester has it all.

    Travelling and returning home is also easy, as the central train station is just around the corner from the accommodation, offering links up and down the country.  There’s also the recently revamped St Margaret’s bus station in the city centre, with regular services to the surrounding towns and village so you can truly explore our beautiful county and experience everything Leicestershire has to offer. National Express coaches run through the station too, giving you an extra option for reaching your home city or exploring wider parts of the country like a day trip to London or Manchester.

    10-20 Minute walk to both universities

    Train station around the corner

    Fun nightlife

    An abundance of restaurants, cafes and takeaways

    Big brands at Highcross shopping centre

    Museums and art galleries

    Infographic produced by Santosh Mehta (University of Leicester Marketing MSc student).

    No, we only offer single occupancy accommodation.

    Both studio types have the same facilities, furnishings, and fittings. Deluxe studios are 2-3 m2 larger than Premium studios, and because they’re located on the corners of the building, they have dual-aspect windows.

    The rent includes energy costs, fast Wi-Fi, bike storage, 24/7 security and CCTV.

    There’s also access to a student common room with a large TV and video gaming, a games room, and a quiet study room. 

    These rooms are open to residents from 6 pm to midnight.

    Please note that insurance for personal possessions is not included, so we strongly advise that you take out your own policy.

    Student Contents Insurance

    We offer 44 and 51 week tenancies. Other durations can be considered, so please ask.

    Yes, our student accommodation is completely safe, with 24/7 security and CCTV. The rooms start on the 13th floor of the tower, so there is no chance of anyone breaking in from the outside.

    Yes, there is a modern laundry at our student accommodation. It’s a cashless system that uses a phone app to activate the machines. Students transfer funds into the app using credit cards or PayPal.

    We have two studios which are fully configured as accessible rooms, and the rent is at the Premium rate.

    It’s 100Mbps download speed.

    Yes, we have a secure bike store.

    There’s a large branch of Pure Gym onsite which offers low rates for students and is open 24/7.

    For reasons of animal welfare and practicality we don’t allow pets.

    No, unfortunately we are not able to offer student parking at the accommodation. However, there is paid public parking nearby.

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    Our Community

    Make the most of your time at university, by being a part of the student community at St George’s Tower. Here, you’ll not only find a comfortable and luxurious living space but also a welcoming environment where lifelong friendships and unforgettable memories are made.

    Our calendar is packed with exciting events throughout the year, from lively quizzes to fun games and cozy pizza nights, providing the perfect opportunity to mingle with your neighbours and find new friendships.

    Creating a diverse and inclusive community is really important to us –  we want every resident to feel safe, included and heard.

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    What City Centre Student Housing Can Offer You

    Being in the heart of the city as a student offers so many opportunities – enjoying Leicester’s sporting and cultural events, going on nights out as a break from your studies, all of this is made possible by living at our student accommodation.

    Effortlessly Combine Studying and Fun

    Smack bang in the middle of Leicester, this home away from home is the perfect place to get your head down and study while being right in the middle of the action. From the Cultural Quarter with its theatres and performances to the Leicester Comedy Festival, there are events happening here all year round.


    10-20 Minute Walk to University

    Because this student housing is so close to both De Montfort University and the University of Leicester, you will have no problem getting to seminars and lectures on time. Although there are major bus and train routes right on your doorstep, city-centre living means you won’t have to buy an annual bus pass, like so many other students do.


    Studios With Brilliant Amenities

    The studios at St George’s Tower have all the amenities students could ask for, from wall-mounted TVs to private bathrooms and kitchens, that will make you feel right at home. Utility bills are also included in the rent, with a kettle, toaster and iron in each room, and an on-site laundry, making transitioning to independent living that much easier.

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