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Lancaster – A City Of Fascinating Facts

By 19th June 2021October 28th, 2023No Comments

Lancaster Student Lettings are located in one of the most amazing cities in the North of England. Lancaster is a city of fascinating facts and is a place where you can enjoy everything from nightlife to history. Let’s take a look at what the city has to offer…

Did you know…

Lancaster Castle is well known as the site of the Pendle Witch trials in 1612. It was also a fully functioning HM Prison until 2011. Today it is a magnificent ‘living’ monument that welcomes visitors from across the world and is a perfect place for history studies.

Not only that, but the outdoor courtyard is now a fantastic space where you can relax and soak up the atmosphere whilst enjoying a drink from one of the coffee shops. Lancaster is the most northerly city in Lancashire, located 4.8 km inland from Morecambe Bay where you can head to the beach and enjoy the amazing views.

The city is known nationally for its Arts scene. There are over 600 businesses and organisations in the involved in arts and culture so it’s the perfect place to explore those inner artistic tendencies!

There is a fantastic pub scene with Lancaster and you are never more than 5 minutes from a drinking establishment. It is known as the Northern City of Ale and there are even over 30 pubs serving cask ale for those who like to try something new.

Northerners know how to shop so Lancaster has something for everyone. From high street chains to boutique stores. The city has a huge student population so did you know there are lots of student discounts and offers? Becoming a savvy shopper is just part of embracing student life.

Lancaster – A City of Fascinating Facts and University

We have arts, history, geography and food covered! As for Lancaster University, it is consistently rated among the top universities in the UK for research and teaching. It is also ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world.

If you are joining such a prestigious university, finding the right accommodation is so important! Take a look at our properties and get in touch today to speak to our team of experts.