Student life in Liverpool

Eating out

If you’re after bistro and gourmet dishes, head to Liverpool’s Hope Street Quarter. The Side Door or 60 Hope Street both make a perfect setting to enjoy a tasty meal with a group of friends or family.

For something more oriental, try Liverpool’s famous Chinatown – the oldest Chinese community in Europe. The multi-award winning, authentic Japanese restaurant, Etsu, is a particular favourite for locals.

Liverpool One hosts some great cafés and tapas bars, ideal if you’re looking for a quick bite to eat.

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Liverpool One

Right in the heart of the city is Liverpool's brand new shopping centre, home to more than 160 high street names including John Lewis, Topshop, Boots, Cath Kidson and many more.

If you need a break from shopping, head to the Leisure Terrace overlooking Chavasse Park. You’ll find the perfect restaurants and cafés to unwind with your friends.

Cavern Walks

Situated on Mathew Street, Cavern Walks is Liverpool’s premium fashion destination, home to Vivienne Westwood and WAG favourite, Cricket, which is filled with designer clobber.

Lark Lane is also a great destination to visit, full of bohemian boutiques and street markets.

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Liverpool's nightlife is legendary, with exclusive hot spots, cool cocktail hangouts and a great range of traditional pubs and bars. Head to Brook Street to try a signature cocktail at Panoramic 34 and take in some breath-taking views of Liverpool.

Concert Square is the hub of Liverpool nightlife. Covered with bars and clubs, this is a must-visit in your first year. If you’re looking for a more casual evening, head to Seal Street to experience a laid back Indie vibe.

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Top places to visit

Liverpool Albert Dock

The Albert Dock is a complex of dock buildings and warehouses. Steeped in the city’s history there is plenty to see and do here, including the Merseyside Maritime Museum, The Beatles Story and the Tate Liverpool. Be sure to take a visit with your flatmates. You could even stop at one of the many bars and restaurants in the surrounding area for a pint or two! 

Aintree Racecourse

Aintree Racecourse is home to the Grand National. This exclusive horse racing event takes place every year in April, so you could take a trip with your friends or family and place a few bets from the centre of the action!

Student accommodation in Liverpool

To help you make the most of all that the vibrant Liverpool city has to offer, our six properties are ideally placed across the heart of the city. Our student rooms are all within walking distance of Liverpool’s many universities as well as being surrounded by various bars and restaurants. The city centre is easily accessible on foot where you’ll find Lime Street station, the Albert Docks, Liverpool one and even more eateries and nightlife. Find out more about our student accommodation in Liverpool and book a room today.