Budget Accommodation near University, in City Center

Holiday Inn Lancaster

LA1 3RA, Lancaster, Waterside Park, Caton Road

Set on the banks of the River Lune, Holiday Inn Lancaster offers an indoor swimming pool, and sauna. Located just off Junction 34 of the M6 motorway, Lancaster’s centre is a 30-minute riverside walk away.... read more

1819 reviews 8
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£ 45.54

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Lancaster House Hotel

LA1 4GJ , Lancaster, Green Lane

Situated just 2 miles from the centre of historic Lancaster and near the university, the Lancaster House Hotel offers an award-winning restaurant and a leisure club. It is 5 minutes' drive from Junction 33 of... read more

1045 reviews 8.8
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£ 60.00

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The Sun Hotel & Bar

LA1 1ET, Lancaster, 63-65 Church Street

This 17th century, luxury, boutique hotel is the only 4-star hotel in the centre of Lancaster, and is superbly situated in the heart of the city centre. The hotel was originally built in the 17th... read more

575 reviews 8.7
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£ 60.00

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Toll House Inn

LA1 1XT, Lancaster, Penny Street

Overlooking Lancaster Canal, Toll House Inn is a classic, elegant hotel just metres from shops and restaurants. It has free Wi-Fi access, a stylish bar and a relaxed restaurant. Toll House Inn is a historic... read more

947 reviews 9.1
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£ 67.00

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Station Guest House (Room Only)

LA1 1TX, Lancaster, 25 Meeting House Lane

In the centre of Lancaster, opposite the city’s train station, this small, family-run guest house offers charming, high-quality, affordable accommodation. There is a large, floodlit, gated secure car park for guests. Free WiFi is also... read more

390 reviews 8.8
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£ 1.00

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The Royal Hotel and Bar

LA1 1YD, Lancaster, Thurnham Street

This charming hotel overlooks historic surroundings, The Royal Hotel and Bar provides comfortable, modern en-suite rooms. Opened in 2008, the Royal Hotel and Bar has spacious rooms with double glazing, a plasma-screen TV, and free... read more

541 reviews 9
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£ 54.00

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Wagon & Horses

LA1 1RD, Lancaster, 27 St Georges Quay

Right alongside the River Lune in central Lancaster, this traditional pub serves real ales and hearty full English breakfast. The shops of the city centre are just a 5-minute stroll along the river, and a... read more

569 reviews 9.1
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£ 1.00

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Crows Hotel

LA1 1JN, Lancaster, King Street

Located in Lancaster city centre, the Crows Hotel offers guests free WiFi. Lancaster’s bus and rail stations are 2 minutes’ walk away. All of the modern en suite rooms have a digital TV with Freeview... read more

466 reviews 8.7
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£ 47.50

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Green Bank Farmhouse

LA2 9BA, Lancaster, Abbeystead

Greenbank Farmhouse is located just 20 minutes’ drive from the centre of Lancaster. A beautifully converted former cheese dairy, it boasts extensive gardens and free on-site parking. Each of the 2 cosy, individually designed bedrooms... read more

163 reviews 9.8
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£ 63.00

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Lancaster University

LA1 4YW, Lancaster, Bowland Hall, Lancaster University

Lancaster University Guest Rooms provides bed and breakfast accommodation set in 560 acres of parkland, situated a 10-minute drive from the city centre. Each guest room has an en suite bathroom, desk, wardrobe, iron, ironing... read more

864 reviews 8.3
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£ 58.00

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The Borough Lancaster

LA1 1PP, Lancaster, 3-5 Dalton Square

Offering an award-winning restaurant, The Borough Lancaster is located in Lancaster. This Grade II listed building has free WiFi access in all areas. Each room here boasts an en-suite Italian marble wet-room and a flat-screen... read more

833 reviews 8.9
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£ 70.00

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Knotts Farm Holiday Cottages

LA2 9LU, Lancaster, Knotts Farm, Quernmore, Lancaster

Located 5 km from Trough of Bowland, Knotts Farm Holiday Cottages provides accommodation with a garden, a terrace and a 24-hour front desk for your convenience. The holiday home features both WiFi and private parking... read more

63 reviews 8.8
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£ 64.35

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Lancaster City Apartment

LA1 1BB, Lancaster, Apartment 308, The Old Bus Depot

Set in Lancaster, this apartment features a balcony. The unit is 600 metres from Trough of Bowland, and guests benefit from free WiFi and private parking available on site. There is a dining area and... read more

47 reviews 9
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£ 99.00

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Bridge Square Apartments

LA1 1BB, Lancaster, Bridge Square Apartments The Old Bus Depot, Kingsway

Located in Lancaster in the Lancashire region, with Trough of Bowland and Cathedral Church of St Peter nearby, Bridge Square Apartments provides accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Each unit comes with a... read more

345 reviews 9.2
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£ 74.52

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Lancaster Barn

LA2 0HW, Lancaster, Bay Horse

Set in Lancaster, 10 km from Trough of Bowland, Lancaster Barn features accommodation with a garden. 6 km from Lancaster University, the property is also 9 km away from Cathedral Church of St Peter. Lancaster... read more

219 reviews 9.9
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£ 1.00

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Black Bull Hotel

LA2 7HF, Lancaster, 13 Main Street High Bentham

Situated in Lancaster, Black Bull Hotel offers accommodation with free WiFi and flat-screen TV, as well as a restaurant and a bar. The bed and breakfast offers a Full English/Irish or vegetarian breakfast. Guests at... read more

64 reviews 8.7
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£ 41.50

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Castle View

LA1 1YQ, Lancaster, Castle View, Marshrange, Castle Park

Castle View is a self-catering property set in Lancaster, 1-minute walk from Lancaster Castle and a 2-minute walk from Lancaster train station. The property features views of Lancaster Castle. This holiday home has a fully... read more

24 reviews 9.9
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£ 143.75

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The Gateway at Hest Bank

LA2 6DY, Lancaster, 19 Marine Drive

Situated 6 km from Trough of Bowland, The Gateway at Hest Bank features accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. Guests at the bed and breakfast can enjoy a Full English/Irish or a vegetarian... read more

245 reviews 9.3
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£ 46.00

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Poppy Cottage, Lancaster

LA2 0AJ, Lancaster,

Poppy Cottage, Lancaster in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 6 km from Trough of Bowland, 4.3 km from Lancaster University and 6 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. The holiday home has 3... read more

3 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Lancaster Townhouse

LA1 3PB, Lancaster, 11-12 Newton Terrace Caton Road

Lancaster Townhouse is located in Lancaster, 1.6 km from the city centre and just a 2-minute drive from the M6, J34. This property is set a short distance from attractions such as Cathedral Church of... read more

189 reviews 9.3
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£ 47.00

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Skipper, Lancaster

LA2 9DQ, Lancaster,

Skipper, Lancaster in Lancaster provides accommodation with free WiFi, 13 km from Trough of Bowland, 9 km from Lancaster University and 13 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. This holiday home is equipped with... read more

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£ 1.00

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Elsa, Lancaster

LA29DQ, Lancaster,

Elsa, Lancaster in Lancaster features accommodation with free WiFi, 13 km from Trough of Bowland, 9 km from Lancaster University and 13 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. This holiday home features 2 bedrooms,... read more

5 reviews 9
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£ 1.00

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Hudson, Lancaster

LA29DQ, Lancaster,

Hudson, Lancaster in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 13 km from Trough of Bowland, 9 km from Lancaster University and 13 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. This holiday home comes with 3... read more

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£ 1.00

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Bilbo, Lancaster

LA29DQ, Lancaster,

Bilbo, Lancaster in Lancaster provides accommodation with free WiFi, 13 km from Trough of Bowland, 9 km from Lancaster University and 13 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. This holiday home comes with 3... read more

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£ 1.00

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Balloo, Lancaster

LA29DQ, Lancaster,

Balloo, Lancaster in Lancaster provides accommodation with free WiFi, 13 km from Trough of Bowland, 9 km from Lancaster University and 13 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter. This holiday home is equipped with... read more

3 reviews 9.7
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£ 1.00

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Crummock View, Lancaster

LA2 8DB, Lancaster,

Crummock View, Lancaster in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 35 km from Trough of Bowland, 35 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter and 37 km from Lancaster Castle. The holiday home has 2... read more

5 reviews 9.8
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£ 1.00

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Orcaber Farm Retreat

LA2 8AE, Lancaster,

Orcaber Farm Retreat in Lancaster features accommodation with free WiFi, 33 km from Trough of Bowland, 34 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter and 35 km from Lancaster Castle. The holiday home is 38... read more

1 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Spens Farm Cottage

LA2 8PX, Lancaster,

Spens Farm Cottage is situated in Lancaster, 21 km from Trough of Bowland and 22 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter, in an area where fishing can be enjoyed. Free WiFi is available in... read more

1 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Whitmore

LA2 8JX, Lancaster, Wennington Road HORNBY

Whitmore features garden views, free WiFi and free private parking, set in Lancaster, 14 km from Trough of Bowland. All units come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a... read more

11 reviews 9.6
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£ 1.00

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Quite Simply French

LA1 1RD, Lancaster, 27A Saint George's Quay Lancaster

Featuring a restaurant, bar and views of river, Quite Simply French is located in Lancaster, 1 km from Trough of Bowland. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom. Free... read more

143 reviews 9.8
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£ 1.00

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Peaceful House in the Centre of City

LA1 5DF, Lancaster, 14 Sibsey Street

Within 1.3 km of Trough of Bowland and 600 metres of Lancaster Castle, Peaceful House in the Centre of City provides free WiFi and a garden. This holiday home includes 3 bedrooms, a living room... read more

28 reviews 9
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£ 56.25

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Croft Cottage

LA2 8HT, Lancaster,

Croft Cottage in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 32 km from Trough of Bowland, 34 km from Lancaster Castle and 37 km from Lancaster University. The holiday home features 2 bedrooms, a kitchen with... read more

1 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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Waterside Apartment

LA1 1AY, Lancaster, 30 Waterside Water St

Boasting garden views, Waterside Apartment features accommodation with a patio and a kettle, around 400 metres from Trough of Bowland. The apartment is 6 km from Lancaster University. This apartment features 2 bedrooms, a kitchen... read more

2 reviews 7.5
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£ 70.00

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Usherwoods Barn

LA2 8PR, Lancaster,

Within 27 km of Trough of Bowland and 23 km of Cathedral Church of St Peter, Usherwoods Barn provides free WiFi and a garden. The holiday home features 3 bedrooms, a TV, an equipped kitchen... read more

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£ 1.00

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Lane Foot Cottage

LA2 7LU, Lancaster,

Lane Foot Cottage in Lancaster provides accommodation with free WiFi, 29 km from Trough of Bowland, 26 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter and 27 km from Lancaster Castle. The holiday home features 3... read more

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£ 1.00

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Green Smithy Cottage

LA2 7DH, Lancaster,

Within 23 km of Trough of Bowland and 24 km of Cathedral Church of St Peter, Green Smithy Cottage offers free WiFi and a garden. The holiday home features 2 bedrooms, a TV, an equipped... read more

0 reviews 0
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£ 1.00

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Ingleborough Barn

LA2 8PP, Lancaster,

Within 25 km of Trough of Bowland and 23 km of Lancaster Castle, Ingleborough Barn offers free WiFi and a garden. The holiday home features 6 bedrooms, a TV, an equipped kitchen with a dishwasher... read more

0 reviews 0
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£ 1.00

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5 Bank Cottage

LA2 7ED, Lancaster,

5 Bank Cottage in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 22 km from Trough of Bowland, 23 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter and 25 km from Lancaster Castle. The holiday home is fitted... read more

0 reviews 0
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£ 1.00

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King Street Serviced Apartments

LA1 1JN, Lancaster, 12 King Street

King Street Serviced Apartments is set in Lancaster, 300 metres from Trough of Bowland and 300 metres from Lancaster Castle, in an area where hiking can be enjoyed. It is situated 600 metres from Cathedral... read more

6 reviews 10
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£ 95.00

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Low Greenlands Holiday Park - Glamping Pods

LA6 1JQ, Lancaster, Low Greenlands Burton Road, Tewitfield, Carnforth

Situated in Lancaster in the Lancashire region and Trough of Bowland reachable within 13 km, Low Greenlands Holiday Park - Glamping Pods features accommodation with free WiFi, BBQ facilities, a garden and free private parking.... read more

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£ 99.00

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Low Bank

LA2 8BD, Lancaster,

Low Bank in Lancaster features accommodation with free WiFi, 30 km from Trough of Bowland, 29 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter and 30 km from Lancaster Castle. The holiday home is 30 km... read more

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£ 1.00

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Higher Barn

LA2 8LU, Lancaster,

Higher Barn is set in Lancaster, 9 km from Trough of Bowland and 9 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter, in an area where fishing can be enjoyed. The Lancaster Castle and the Lancaster... read more

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£ 1.00

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The Barbon

LA2 8PA, Lancaster,

The Barbon in Lancaster offers accommodation with free WiFi, 17 km from Trough of Bowland. The Cathedral Church of St Peter is within 17 km of the holiday home. The holiday home is composed of... read more

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£ 1.00

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37 Bay View Oceans Edge by Prl Lodge Hire

LA3 2XA, Lancaster, Oceans Edge, 37 bv

37 Bay View Oceans Edge by Prl Lodge Hire in Lancaster features accommodation with free WiFi, 8 km from Trough of Bowland and 7 km from Lancaster Castle. This property offers access to a terrace.... read more

3 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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North Lodge

LA1 5AH, Lancaster, 1 Ashton Road north lodge

Set in Lancaster, near Trough of Bowland, Cathedral Church of St Peter and Lancaster Castle, North Lodge features a restaurant. Each unit comes with a patio, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, a fireplace,... read more

0 reviews 0
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£ 123.25

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The Dairy Gill Head

LA27AQ, Lancaster,

The Dairy Gill Head is located in Lancaster, 21 km from Trough of Bowland and 21 km from Cathedral Church of St Peter, in an area where fishing can be enjoyed. Free WiFi is available... read more

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£ 1.00

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Central, Canal side apartment

LA1 1AT, Lancaster, 211 court View House. Aalborg Place

Just 400 metres from Trough of Bowland and 200 metres from Cathedral Church of St Peter and featuring free WiFi, Central, Canal side apartment offers accommodation in Lancaster. The property is 700 metres from Lancaster... read more

7 reviews 9.9
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£ 76.95

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Harris End

LA2 9BA, Lancaster, Green Bank Farmhouse, Harris End

Harris End is set 10km from Lancaster and features accommodation with free WiFi. Trough of Bowland is 12.3 km away, while Lancaster University is 7 km from the property. This apartment offers a terrace. The... read more

1 reviews 10
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£ 1.00

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The Lune

LA2 8PA, Lancaster,

Situated 17 km from Trough of Bowland in Lancaster, The Lune offers accommodation with a kitchen. This holiday home offers accommodation with free WiFi. The holiday home consists of 4 separate bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and... read more

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£ 1.00

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China Street Accommodation - City Centre

LA1 1EX, Lancaster, 20 China Street

Located in Lancaster, China Street Accommodation - City Centre features accommodation 300 metres from Trough of Bowland. A fridge and kettle are also offered. Lancaster Castle is 100 metres from the homestay, while Cathedral Church... read more

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£ 60.00

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Welcome to Lancaster, a city characterised by history and intrigue. Residing on the River Lune, this small city is one of the finest cultural and educational centres in Lancashire and the north of England. This town maintains a close relationship with the monarchy and was granted city status in 1937 due to its long lasting relationship with the crown.

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A city characterised by history and intrigue


Lancaster is a realm of stunning architecture and this can be enjoyed by visiting the university, castle, memorial and numerous location around the city centre. Evidence depicted from Roman coins suggests that this town dates back to before the 1st century AD, when there was a small fort on the same hill which is now occupied by the castle.

Archaeological evidence also suggests that there was a monastery present here from around the 7th or 8th centuries and although there is little documentation to suggest inhabitance of this town between the 5th and 11th centuries, many historians believe there was a colony present.

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The city centre is accessible via the A6 road and this town can also be accessed from the M6 motorway which passes to the east of the town. There is an abundance of overnight accommodation in central Lancaster as the city is quite popular with tourists. Close by is the seaside town of Morecambe and Heysham ferry port. Blackpool hotels and beaches are within easy reach as well.

So whether you are looking for cheap hotels and low cost b&b’s for one night or something a little more upmarket, you will find what you are searching for.

Due to the volume of accommodation here, finding last minute rooms will not present many challenges, even if you have to settle for a modest bed and breakfast. There is plenty in this beautiful city to keep you occupied including regular live performances at the Dukes and the Grand Theatre.

There are also a number of incredible performances which can be enjoyed at the universityvenues such as peter Scott Gallery and Nuffield Theatre. The arts community in this city is huge and for 1 night in November, one of the most impressive firework displays in the north west occurs here.

Staying in B&B’s or cheap hotels here will also situate you within close range of the local football ground ; Giant Axe stadium.

If you want to stay in central Lancaster, check our cheapest rates for cheap 3 star rated The Royal Kings Arms. This very popular city center hotel can be found nearby the Castle and main Rail Station. It has free Wi-Fi, a restaurant and a bar. Full English breakfast is available in the morning.

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Overnight Stay near University of Cumbria – Lancaster University


Address University of Cumbria Campus : Bowerham Rd, Lancashire LA1 3JD, United Kingdom

Address Lancaster University : Bailrigg, Lancaster LA1 4YW, United Kingdom

Several overnight accommodations can be found within easy reach of the university grounds. Hotels and bed & breakfasts for one night, 1,2,3,4 nights, for the weekend and more nights just off the A6 road and M6 motorway ( junctions 33 and 34).

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Lancaster in Lancastershire England UK


Location : this large town is located in the north-western side of the country, to the north of Preston UK and Blackpool, well known for Pleasure Beach theme park. It lies on the banks of the River Lune.

There are direct train connections between the town and London Euston Railway Station, New Street Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly, central Oxford and major cities in Scotland.

Region : North West of England

County : Lancastershire

Nearby Tourist Attractions and Sights


Lancaster Castle

(Castle Parade, LA1 1YJ England UK)

Castle owned by HM Queen Elizabeth. Take a tour and learn more about the history of the castle, the prison blocks and the law courts.

The City Museum

(Market Street, LA1 1HT United Kingdom)

Very interesting museum located in the former town hall. It gives you a good incite into the history of the city and the surrounding area. It includes also the museum of the King’s Own Royal Regiment. Entrance is free.

Williamson Park

(Lancastershire LA1 1UX, England UK)

Large beautiful parkland with enchanting woodland walks and play areas. The park includes a cafe, butterfly house and the iconic Ashton Memorial.

The Dukes

(Moor Lane, LA1 1QE United Kingdom)

Brilliant theatre, formerly known as the Duke’s Playhouse, offering a great variety of productions and plays.