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Austin St. James

From £115 / week
3 Offers + Bills Included
Austin St James: 26-30 St. James Rd, Leicester, LE2 1HQ
Distance from Leicester College -Welford Road
25 mins
23 mins
8 mins
Dual Occupancy
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Introducing Austin St. James


Austin, St. James Road offers luxurious student accommodation in Leicester, featuring a variety of en-suite rooms, studios, and apartments. With its prime location near the University of Leicester and De Montfort University, this accommodation provides convenience and comfort to students. The property boasts well-equipped bedrooms, communal spaces for socialising, and modern amenities like high-speed Wi-Fi and shared utilities. Its proximity to local cafes, restaurants, and attractions makes it an ideal student housing in Leicester for international students.


Austin, St. James Road student accommodation enjoys a strategic location in Leicester, making it an ideal choice. The surrounding area offers a vibrant atmosphere with numerous dining options like Qbaraz Restaurant and Leicester Steakhouse and popular cafes such as Coffee Maison no.121a and Casba Cafe Leicester. For relaxation, students can visit The Loaded Dog or The Clarendon after classes. The convenience extends to nearby attractions like the Leicester Museum and Art Gallery, and Victoria Park, perfect for leisurely weekends. The accommodation is well-connected, with Granville Road and Hamilton Street bus stops within a short walk and South Wigston train station accessible in just 13 minutes, ensuring easy travel within and beyond the city.


Austin, St. James Road, provides various student-friendly features that enhance the accommodation experience. Each room is thoughtfully designed with a bed, desk, open wardrobe, shelf unit, and under-bed storage for convenience. The well-equipped kitchen includes essential appliances like an oven, microwave, refrigerator with a freezer section, and toaster. Students can enjoy meals at the dining room table or unwind on the comfortable sofa with friends. The accommodation offers practical amenities such as free high-speed Wi-Fi, a washing facility, and shared utilities that simplify daily tasks and maintain a clean environment. The courtyard provides a serene space for leisurely strolls, seamlessly allowing students to balance their studies with relaxation.


At Austin, St. James, students have various room options, including en-suites, studios, and one-bedroom apartments. This diverse range of accommodations caters to individual preferences and needs, ensuring a comfortable and personalised living experience for every student.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
University of Leicester (Main Campus) 0.7 Leicester Train Station 1.1 University of Leicester 0.5
De Montfort University (Leicester City Campus) 1.3 Various Bus Stops along St. James Road and surrounding areas  0.1  Victoria Park 0.4
Loughborough University (Loughborough Campus) 11 East Midlands Airport 19.9 Leicester Royal Infirmary 0.3
University of Nottingham (University Park Campus) 16 Birmingham Airport 38.6 Leicester Train Station 1.1
Nottingham Trent University (City Campus) 17 London Luton Airport 79.3 Highcross Shopping Centre 1.2

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Austin St James: 26-30 St. James Rd, Leicester, LE2 1HQ

Room Types in Austin St. James

Generic Room
Deluxe Ensuite
  • cleaning-equipsWeekly Room Cleaning
  • room-cleaningRoom Cleaning Services
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-1851 week£140 / week£100
2023-09-1847 week£145 / week£100
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Standard Studio
  • cleaning-equipsWeekly Room Cleaning
  • Double-bedDual Occupancy Available
  • room-cleaningRoom Cleaning Services
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-1851 week£159 / week£100
2023-09-1847 week£164 / week£100
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