Best Locations for student accommodation
- Heslington Road
- Thief Lane
- Newland Park Drive
- Lawrence Street
- Hull Road
- Fulford Area
- Tang Hall
Rents are generally between £50 and £65 a week per room.
Average agent fees
Not all agents charge an agency fee, but those that do are generally around £90 per tenant.
Living in the area
York is a historic city with beautiful surroundings of Yorkshire and fantastic Architecture. The location of the Yorkshire Dales is situated close by so there is always and opportunity to escape from the city. The city offers something for everyone - with such a variety of clubs, galleries and museums. There is always something unique for you to explore.
Nightlife in York for students tends to be quite prescribed due to the size of York.
There are number of bars and clubs located around York for Students to enjoy but the YUSU (University of York Student Union) also holds a number of events throughout the year and some highlights include York Strictly Come Dancing. If you decide to venture into the city centre with your fellow students the university has a free night bus which allows students to safely get back home safely.
Some popular and well-known bars and clubs in York include Revolution, Mansion, Duchess, Vodka Revs, The Gallery, Stereo, Club Salvation and Tokyo York.
Shopping in among the medieval streets of York is a fantastic experience due to the beauty of the City. The locations of most shops within York are located in the city centre but there are a few locations on the outskirts including Clifton Moor and York Designer Outlet.