Carlton Hill is an arrangement of purpose built townhouses and flats. The property is situated next to the City Campus with its array of local amenities and close to the city centre. Each flat accommodates between 3-6 students with a grassy courtyard.
|Walking||Cycling||Bus||Bus Number||Approx distance|
|City Campus||8 mins||3 mins|| N/A
|Headingley Campus||53 mins||19 mins||15 mins||1, 6, 28
A mid-sized Tesco Express can be found at the base of Central Village halls, just next to City Campus. Carlton Hill is also a short walk away from a large Morrisons in the Merrion Centre and is very conveniently located to explore the City centre.
With its prime city centre location and proximity to the University, Carlton Hill offers some great opportunities for socialising. It’s only several minutes’ walk away from three of the city’s major music venues (the Arena, O2 Academy and Leeds Beckett University Union) and puts you right at the heart of the thriving club scene.
If you’re an avid shopper then Leeds city centre has everything from high street favourites to unique boutiques and proud independents. It’s crammed with great restaurants and incredible bars and pubs to suit all tastes. Major retailers such as Topshop, Hollister, Victoria’s Secret and Primark can all be found in Trinity Leeds, which also includes Trinity Kitchen, where you will find a rotating selection of street food vans, a cinema and a number of bars and restaurants. There’s something for everyone in Trinity!
At Carlton Hill you’ll also find yourself at the centre of student life with two university campuses within spitting distance offering great student club nights and opportunities to really immerse yourself in student culture.
Leeds is also chock full of top sporting facilities for major league and international events in football, rugby, cricket and athletics, all just a short bus or taxi ride away. You’ll have the chance to watch Leeds Utd try to reclaim their spot in the Premiership at Elland Road, Leeds Rhinos battle for the super league title or Yorkshire County Cricket go for championship glory.
The University Gym is great value for money and just a short walk away so you can exercise in-between lectures. Find out more about what’s on offer at the University here.
Also nearby is a Pure Gym and a Virgin Active with a full timetable of classes.
We recommend registering with a doctor when you arrive in Leeds. Leeds Student Medical Practice is close to Carlton Hill.
The University’s Wellbeing Team offers a free and confidential service to help manage any difficulties you may experience during your time at Leeds Beckett.