Student Life in Bournemouth

Situated on the south west coast of England, Bournemouth is famous for its seven mile stretch of sandy beaches. It is home to the final resting place of famous writer Mary Shelley who wrote the widely influential novel ‘Frankenstein’. Bournemouth is home to several colleges and two universities and attracts many students from around the globe.

Why study and live in Bournemouth?

Stunning natural sights

Many students choose to live and study in Bournemouth as the town boasts a wide range of natural sights, particular mention going to the town’s wonderful golden beaches. If you are into natural sights, living in Bournemouth will enable you to explore UNESCO sights such as Durdle’s Door, and the Jurassic Coast which are a delight to visit. The weather is often temperate and mild and what better way to enjoy the summer than to spend it on a wonderful beach and be the envy of your family and friends.

Superb selection of shops

Bournemouth has plenty of amenities such as a superb selection of supermarkets like Tesco, Asda superstore, Sainsbury’s, Lidl and plenty of individual supermarkets. Are you health conscious? Bournemouth has a superb balance of gyms to cater to all budgets.  Or why not run along the beach for a scenic route?

Alternatively, if you count shopping as one of your hobbies, you will love Bournemouth town centre. It has all of famous high street brands you have come to love and adore. There is a wide range of shops ranging from clothes, electronics, shoes, toys and many more. There are also some fantastic independent shops for those of you who like shops with a difference. Or alternatively if the town centre does not take your fancy, there are a great range of outdoor shopping centres such as Castlepoint and Tower Park. Additionally, you will be in close proximity to Southampton which has an unrivalled amount of shops and facilities to suit everyone’s tastes.

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Bournemouth has a diverse and fun filled nightlife with a super assortment of:

  1. bars
  2. pubs
  3. clubs to suit all tastes

People from all over the UK come to Bournemouth to sample the town’s superb and unbeatable nightlife. Whether you party down at the Old fire station with your fellow students or at the beach in Aruba or more, it will be an unforgettable experience for you and your friends.

Contact Us

If you want to enjoy the great experience that student life in Bournemouth has to offer and you have worked hard to gain a place at college or university, you will need a place to stay. At Lulworth Student Company, we offer students the chance to stay in high-end luxurious accommodation that will offer great comfort. For more details on booking your place, contact 01202 290 244 or email us today at: or click this link for our contact form