Best Locations for Student Accommodation:
- Newland Park Drive
- Lawrence Street
- Hull Road
- Fulford Area
- Tang Hall
The average rent for a room in York is £67 per week.
Transport: York is only two hours from London by train and has a direct rail link to cities in most parts of the UK.
Parking and Permit Information:
The city of York Council has a parking scheme implemented that enables residents and local businesses to have priority. For tenants in Houses of Multiple occupancy (HMO) you are able to apply for a permit that will allow you to park in the community and guest bays only. The price and terms of a permit is controlled by the zone.
Living in York:
York is a historic city in the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and has a variety of interesting architecture. The city offers something for everyone and with a variety of clubs, galleries and museums there is always something to do .York being a small city has a friendly feel and the nightlife is centred around well used bars and clubs which include Revolution,Mansion,Duchess,Vodka Revs,The Gallery and many more. The university has a free night bus which gets you home safely. If you feel like a flutter the Race Course is a great day out but dont take your card just cash and only what your parents can afford to lose.
Shopping among the medieval streets of York is a fantastic experience and most shops in are located in the City Centre with a few locations on the outskirts including Clifton Moor and York Designer Outlet, which are well worth visiting.