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The area of Greaves has many traditional Victorian terraced properties available for students in Lancaster, perfect for groups of all sizes.


Living in the Greaves area of Lancaster

Greaves lies just to the south of Lancaster city centre, sandwiched between the University of Cumbria and Royal Lancaster Hospital. The area of Greaves has many traditional Victorian terraced properties available for students in Lancaster, perfect for groups of all sizes. Situated so close to the city, renting a student property in the Greaves area, allows you quick and easy access to the many shops, bars and restaurants in Lancaster. 

From beautiful independent cafes to work in by day, to lively venues to enjoy in the evening, Lancaster offers everything you need, right on your doorstep. Lancaster is also rich in history, with the Lancaster Castle overlooking the city, which now features its very own Atkinsons’s café, allowing you to study against a fabulous backdrop, whilst enjoying a pastry and Lancaster’s famous coffee. Lancaster also boasts a great selection of high street shops and independent boutiques, from designer clothing to beautiful gifts, there is plenty to choose from. And don’t forget to look out for the many discounts available for students throughout Lancaster!

With the A6 running through the Greaves area, regular public transport links give you great access to Lancaster University and other areas of the city, along with its central train station with links as far as London. Many popular cycle routes are also available through the local parks and into the beautiful Lancashire countryside, making student accommodation in Greaves, a great choice for its convenient location.

Even closer to home, lies Greaves Park so you can enjoy relaxing walks or barbecues with friends on those warmer days, with its very Greaves Park, serving delicious food and ales. Greaves is also a great area for individuals and families, with superb schools such as Ripley St Thomas nearby, as well as some historic local primary schools. Right on the doorstep, you also have many smaller independent shops available for daily groceries, along with a pharmacy and laundrette down the road so there’s no excuse for that dirty laundry! 

Overall, Greaves is a great location for student homes to rent in Lancaster. The University of Cumbria is just a short walk away, with its own extensive grounds to enjoy between lectures. If you would like to learn more about the Greaves area and our range of student accommodation available in Greaves, feel free to contact one of our friendly team today and we will help you find the best student property to rent near Lancaster.

Houses & Apartments in Lancaster's Greaves area:

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