Student Accommodation in Bolton
Located in Greater Manchester in North West England, Bolton is a large town that is both historically and traditionally part of Lancashire. You can easily find student accommodation in Bolton once you reach out to our accommodation experts to help you get the best student room in town!
Why Book Student Accommodation in Bolton?
According to a survey of the British Association for the Advancement of Science, Boltonians are the friendliest people in Britain! So you will definitely enjoy your stay in town being surrounded by the nicest people. Bolton is also home to the University of Bolton which is ranked one of the top 50 universities in the United Kingdom and in the top 5 universities based on students' satisfaction with teaching. The University of Bolton has around 6,000 students and 700 professional and academic staff, and almost 70% of the university’s students come from Bolton and the North West region.
How Far is Bolton From Other UK Cities?
11 mi- 17 km to Machester, UK
25 mi- 41 km to Liverpool, UK
17 mi- 27 km to Preston, UK
32 mi- 51 km to Bradford, UK
42 mi- 68 km to Sheffield, UK
39 mi- 63 km to Leeds, UK
173 mi- 279 km to London, UK
69 mi- 111 km to Nottingham, UK
Universities in Bolton
Transportation In Bolton
Bolton has a local network bus service coordinated by Transport for Greater Manchester, and the town is also serviced by the National Express coach network. There’s also a railway station managed by Northern with services to Manchester, Southport, Wigan, and Blackburn.
Student Life In Bolton
1. What is Bolton University known for?
The University of Bolton is famous for its industry-focused education as well as vocationally focused programmes. Its Business and Media programs are widely recognised, ranked 77 according to The Guardian 2021.
2. What is the city famous for?
Bolton is a former mill town and has been a production centre for textiles since the 14th century when Flemish weavers settled in the area, introducing a wool and cotton-weaving tradition.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Bolton?
1. Bolton Museum Art Gallery & Aquarium
This is a public museum and an art gallery in Bolton, owned by Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council. It shares its primary entrance with the central library in a purpose-built civic centre and it’s located within the grade II listed Le Mans Crescent near Bolton Town Hall.
2. Rivington Pike
This is a historic hill summit with attractive views. It has the Pike Tower which is a prominent local landmark and is located at the summit. The whole area can be used for mountain biking and hill walking.
3. Moses Gate Country Park
This is a local nature reserve. It’s a 750-acre site situated at Moses Gate in the Croal and Irwell Valleys 3 miles south of Bolton town centre on the A6053 road which connects Farnworth to Little Lever.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Bolton, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
1. How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Bolton is £94 per week for an en-suite room. Other room types including studios and flats are available as well.
2. Do you have studios /ensuites available?
Each building has its own range of room types varying between single rooms, en-suites, studios, twin rooms, shared flats, and private flats.
3. Can I pay in instalments?
Yes, you can pay in instalments; however, some providers could require you to have a UK guarantor. Ask your accommodation expert for help if you are not sure.
4. How many people will be in the same apartment /unit with me?
This depends on the room type you choose, you can choose in a private room, studio, or flat, and you can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students.
5. How to complete my booking?
Once you enquire on our website, one of our accommodation experts will contact you to proceed with your booking for your chosen room or offer you alternatives if the room is not available for your dates. To enquire, simply choose a room and click on the " Enquire" button, then fill the enquiry form you see in front of you.
6. What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Bolton?
Most providers now have intensified cleaning and sanitizing measures of student rooms and communal areas while other providers provide weekly cleaning free of charge. Ask your accommodation expert for details on the COVID measures implemented in your building.
7. Can a tour be arranged for student rooms in Bolton?
Almost all providers have the option of online viewings through Skype or Zoom while other providers offer virtual tours of the property so you can get to know your new home.
8. Who can book with Casita?
All university students over the age of 18 can book with Casita and if you are under 18, contact our accommodation experts to find you properties that accept students under 18.