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With the University of Cumbria on your doorstep, the Lancaster Bowerham area is a great choice for students looking to be within walking distance.


Living in the Bowerham area of Lancaster

Situated, on the outskirts of the city centre, in South Lancaster, Bowerham is an increasingly popular area for student property in Lancaster. With the University of Cumbria on your doorstep, it is a great choice for students looking to be within walking distance of the library!

Bowerham also offers everything you need in the area, without the need to go into the city. From shops and takeaways, to a pharmacy and pubs, it is no surprise, student accommodation in Bowerham Lancaster, is so popular. Not to mention, you also have the retail park close by, which includes the famous Lancaster Brewery, farm shop and GB Antiques, where you can browse for hours, before picking up something unique to furnish your student house in Bowerham!

On the other side of the University of Cumbria campus, lies the historic Williamson Park, perfect for a jog or a picnic in the summer. Williamson Park is also famous for the beautiful Butterfly House and a whole host of events, including outdoor theatre performances and the Highest Point music festival and much more! 

If you do decide to venture into Lancaster city centre, it is only a short walk away, where you will have access to a wide range of shops, from famous high street stores to lots of independent boutiques. Whether you are looking for the latest clothing trends or a beautiful gift, Lancaster has everything you need. Why not end your day with a drink in one of the many lively pubs in Lancaster? Well known for its vibrant music scene, Lancaster its bursting with culture at night, with many well-known pubs such as the The Pub and Stonewell Tavern, regularly hosting live events. A walk along the beautiful Lancaster Canal, also brings you to some lively pubs such as the famous Water Witch, offering a wide selection of local real ales. The annual jazz festival brings Lancaster to life, with performances in venues throughout the city and beyond. With live events in the Bowerham area, you don’t need to go far to find some great performances by up-and-coming bands.

The excellent public transport links in Lancaster, also make it easier than ever to access Lancaster University or further afield, such as Preston, Manchester and even the Lake District. With plenty of open countryside and the Trough of Bowland right on the doorstep, you’ll find a great escape from the bustle of city living, making Bowerham the perfect spot for student property in Lancaster.

Houses & Apartments in Lancaster's Bowerham Area:

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