Student flats & studios to rent in Preston
A thriving and bustling city with UCLAN at its heart, Preston is a really happening place for vibrant student life.
Frequently Asked Questions
Will you be studying at Preston University? Students at Preston and UCLAN commonly ask these questions:
There will be student accommodation available in Preston all year round, but many students start to seek shared flats in Preston from October.
First year and international students usually begin their search for student accommodation in halls of residence in January.
The amount you pay for your student flat in Preston with Metro ranges depending on the size off the flat and the facilities included. Prices start from around £91 per week, with some studio flats available for £186 per week with all utility bills included.
By comparison, halls of residence at UCLAN might cost around £108 per week, but could cost more when you add in utilities or services – and for larger rooms.
Metro Student Accommodation make it easy for second year and third year students to search for their perfect flat or studio apartment.
Use the search tools on this website or contact the Metro team to discuss your needs in detail.
And, don’t forget that with Metro all your utility bills and insurance are included in the rent, so you have nothing extra to pay for.
Deposits for student flats in Preston vary depending on the size of accommodation, but generally they start at around £100 per person and go up to around £186.
Metro Student Accommodation is legally required to protect your deposit – and we use the My Deposits tenancy deposit scheme to manage your money.
Generally, if you take care of your student flat you should have no problem getting your money back.
Student Accommodation in Preston
Metro offers a wide range of student accommodation Preston, including a mix of multi-bedroom flats and studio apartments for students.
Our range of student flats in Preston include all utilities, and come with high speed wifi internet, a double bed, en-suite bathroom, free use of a laundry room and more.
UCLAN student accommodation
Our student flats in Preston are UCLAN registered properties. Searching for Preston accommodation can become a bit of a minefield – with everything from student houses to studio flats available. Our student studio flats in Preston offer the best of both worlds, and are designed to give students a secure, private space alongside a communal living area and kitchen. If you are looking for a UCLAN student room or accommodation near to Preston University for your next semester, take a look at our full range of Preston student accommodation here.
Student Studio Flat Preston
For those looking for a more private studio flat in Preston, Metro offer seven studio apartments, each with an en-suite bathroom, power shower, fully fitted kitchen and double bed.
Things for Students to discover in Preston
Preston has to be one of the most accessible cities in the UK, it offers so much, yet all easily reached by foot. Preston offers a wealth of history, along with museums and galleries, the primary one being The Harris Museum & Art Gallery (a 2 minute walk from the Jazz Bar & Guild Tavern).
Preston caters for all tastes and activities, from escape rooms, bowling, paintballing, climbing walls, cycling, all probably best down before taking a tour of the Beer Brothers Brewery or the Brindle Gin Distillery
The Visit Preston website is a wealth of information, link below:
Don’t forget your NUS card as many outlets offer student discounts that you don’t want to miss!
Student Transport Links in Preston
Preston is well served by train linking the city to the rest of the UK and by investing in a 16-25 Railcard, you will benefit from good savings on standard class rail tickets, the cost is £30 but you will soon make that back on a few trips. By train, from Preston you can be in Liverpool, Manchester or the Lake District within an hour or Blackpool in 30 minutes. The train station is a 10 minute walk from the Jazz Bar & Guild Tavern.
The Jazz Bar & Guild Tavern student flats in Preston are both a minutes’ walk from the main shopping area, Fishergate, where you have many bars, coffee bars, clubs, restaurants and shops and also a 10 minute walk to the Uni, you honestly couldn’t get accommodation more central.
If you have a large group you can always take two flats and have a whole floor for you and your friends.