Liverpool is the perfect student city. With a lively nightlife, fantastic shopping and great transport links, there’s so much to explore and enjoy!

Just 0.1 miles away from the Liverpool John Moores University, Avril Robarts Library, and the iconic Superlambananna sculpture, Glassworks is in the perfect location to live and study in Liverpool.


0.6 miles from Liverpool’s main rail station (Lime Street) and coach station (Norton Street) nearby car parking is available at discounted rates.

See below for timetables for every local bus and cross - boundary rail route in Merseyside.


The Tithebarn building of Liverpool John Moores University is within throwing distance, the University of Liverpool and the Mount Pleasant Campus of Liverpool John Moores University are also only 25 minutes walking distance too.


Liverpool has the largest collection of museums and galleries in the UK outside London. National Museums Liverpool's seven venues include the World Museum (0.5 miles), Museum of Liverpool (0.9 miles), Merseyside Maritime Museum (1.1 miles away) and Walker Art Gallery (0.5 miles away).

The famous Mersey Ferries cruises are unique to Liverpool and a great way to see the city. Stop off at Spaceport to explore all things intergalactic, or U-Boat Story for a fascinating insight into a World War II German submarine.
Watch a game or take part in the stadium tour of Premier League giants Liverpool Football Club (2.4 miles away) and Everton Football Club (2.5 miles away).

Albert Dock is one of the country’s top heritage attractions, boasting museums, galleries, restaurants and bars. At the Dock, the Beatles Story is a huge draw for Fab Four fans, and provides a fascinating insight to the life and times of the Beatles. And Tate Liverpool stages international exhibitions of the best in modern art (0.9 miles away).
The Magical Mystery Tour also leaves from Albert Dock, and is a two-hour journey around the places that made the Beatles, including Penny Lane and Strawberry Field.

The National Trust runs tours to Mendips and 20 Forthlin Road, Lennon and McCartney’s childhood homes, which are beautifully preserved. See where the Beatles composed many of their early songs.
The Bluecoat is a cutting-edge arts centre housed in a 300-year-old building, offering a programme of art, literature, music and dance. It’s also home to a wide range of artists and creative businesses (0.8 miles away).
Witness an engineering masterpiece first-hand with Mersey Tunnels Tours, a unique behind-the-scenes tour of the Queensway Tunnel, running deep beneath the River Mersey.

Liverpool has more parks than Paris, and the stunning Sefton Park Palmhouse is the jewel in the crown of one of Liverpool’s most loved green spaces (3 miles away).


Liverpool ONE, right in the heart of the city, is the huge open-air shopping district that is home to more than 160 famous high street and designer names, including Topshop (0.6 miles away)
The exclusive Metquarter is the place to find select fashion and beauty outlets such as Gieves & Hawkes, Hugo Boss, MAC and Armani Exchange (0.5 miles away).
Don’t miss the ultra-fashionable Cavern Walks, home to the Vivienne Westwood store and famed designer boutique Cricket (0.5 miles away).
The City Central BID area includes Church Street, home to mega-stores such as Marks and Spencer and Forever 21 (1.9 miles away).
Lonely Planet, no less, rated Bold Street as one of the best shopping streets in the country, and it’s easy to see why. With independent stores selling everything from world foods to funky clothes to records to art, it’s well worth spending a couple of hours browsing (0.9 miles away).
Shopping outside the city centre has much to offer too. Lark Lane, south of the city centre, is full of bohemian boutiques and street markets. Lord Street in Southport is an elegant parade of Victorian arcades with a whole host of smart shops. Try West Kirby in Wirral for boutique shopping, or the farmers’ markets and farm shops for delicious local produce (3.3 miles away).

Student Bars / Gig Venues

Liverpool has live music venues, student bars spread out all over Liverpool from small unsigned student dens to large well established music venues playing a selection of indie, rock, electronic and metal. Catch a band in Liverpool or join the students and soak up an electronic good night of alternative indie sounds.
A well-known student hotspot, student bars and populated by students on Tuesday and Thursday nights and over the weekend is Liverpool's Hardman Street (1.2 miles away) and Seel Street (1 mile away) also referred to by many as the Liverpool student quarters.
Medication - biggest student club night in Liverpool, taking place every Wednesday @ Nation (CREAM) 10:30pm - 2:30am.

Its cultural attractions, beautiful architecture and lively atmosphere make Liverpool an incredible place to live and study.