StudentCrowd-RGB-LongCreated with Sketch. Helping students make decisions SEARCH ARTICLES SIGN IN Write a Review

Keele is at a great location with a dedicated bus route that takes students to the main areas or the surrounding city. An additional benefit is the lower costs of living compared to bigger cities.

By member572689 On 24th October 2022

Study in Keele

In between the village Keele and market town Newcastle-under-Lyme (referred to as Newcastle by locals) is Keele University, which has the largest campus in the UK.

 

Image Credit

 

Keele University

Keele University is a public research university with a proud reputation for global research that creates a better world. It has a beautiful and very large campus with lots of facilities and its own woodland! Their reputation for teaching has been recognised with a Gold rating in the Teaching Excellence Framework and more than 10,000 students are enrolled at Keele University.

Study in Keele? Review your location

Keele Student Life

Situated in the heart of the UK and with good transport links to local towns and cities, students at Keele University can enjoy the benefits of visiting larger cities but study at a university set in over 600 acres of parkland.

Cost of Living

 

Student accommodation costs range from £90 - £180 per week; the average is £139 per week. 

Compare the average elsewhere: Nottingham: £166/week, Chester: £132/week, Derby: £136/week.

(prices are for all purpose-built student accommodation (both private and university-owned) over the last 12 months, as listed on StudentCrowd)

Nights Out

 

Image Credit

Public Transport

You’ll get used to getting around by bus very quickly whilst at Keele as its the best way to get around. As a Keele student, you are able to get a ‘Keele Key’ which is an exclusive bus ticket for cheaper and easier travel. Buses run regularly from campus to Newcastle-under-Lyme, Hanley, Stoke and Crewe. Keele is connected well via road and rail; the closest stations are Stoke-on-Trent and Crewe, which are easy to get to by bus, taxi or bike.

Eating Out

 

Image Credit

Shopping

For all your high street shopping needs including supermarkets such as Aldi and Sainsbury’s, Newcastle-under-Lyme will have you covered. For a bigger selection of shops and to make more of a day of it, Stoke-on-Trent is the nearest city or head further afield to Birmingham or Manchester which are both great shopping destinations.

Days Out

 

Image Credit

Alton Towers

You’ll be just 40 minutes away from the UK’s biggest theme park! As a student, you can get discounted day tickets from Student Beans. With some of the biggest and fastest rollercoasters in the country, we can’t think of a better way to blow off some steam!

 

Image Credit

Peak District 

Just 50 minutes away is the Peak District National Park. Grab your hiking boots and explore some of the best walking trails in the country. You can also try abseiling, climbing, mountain biking or canoeing.

 

Image Credit

Manchester 

If you after some bright city lights, Manchester is just a 45-minute train journey from Keele. The city offers superb cultural attractions, great shopping, a huge selection of restaurants and nightlife spots too.

 

Image Credit

 

Tamworth SnowDome 

Whether you are a seasoned pro or a complete beginner, Tamworth SnowDome needs to be on the top of your to-do list! It’s a fantastic indoor ski centre where you can snowboard, ski or even grab some skates and get on the ice rink.

Top 10 Keele Accommodation

Study in Keele? Review your town

Read Keele Reviews

Jessica Gilson
31st October 2023

Generally a good...

Generally a good town to live in. All basic needs are met. Public transport is close by to my accommodation and fairly consistent with timetables and arrival/departure times read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
nicoleecarlaa
24th April 2023

I am from Birming...

I am from Birmingham and living in Newcastle-under-lyme, this is generally much cheaper, especially with things such as petrol prices. There are a number of places to eat out in newcastle and stoke, but not Keele. Nights out aren't great as there is only the SU in keele, a few bars in Newcastle and a few more in stoke/a few clubs. Stoke is a bit further away though so have to pay transport if drinking/parking fees. Compared to Birmingham this isn't much but I understand Keele is a lot smaller and i appreciate the new opening of slug and lettuce, patty's and playhouse in newcastle- it is improving! This is the same for shopping, though there are a number of shops in newcastle for groceries and every day items on your doorstep, but as for nicer shops for things such as clothing, there aren't many even in Stoke. Public transport is cheap, but the buses to keele get full very quickly and often drive past people at bus stops, especially the number 25. I think there should be more buses. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member682564
28th March 2023

Public transport...

Public transport is frequent and there is a variety of shops nearby read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member782563
28th March 2023

Although the buss...

Although the busses can sometimes be a bit unpredictable, the town is overall very nice, however, small. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1281071
13th March 2023

Many grocery shop...

Many grocery shops to choose from and very affordable for students. A few places for the nightlife and great transport no matter the time. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member480375
5th March 2023

Campus is miles a...

Campus is miles away from anything of value. There's an Aldi, Morrisons and Lidl on a 15 minute bus ride (50 min walk), plus some charity shops, a cinema and a bowling alley. Otherwise? It's an hour bus journey into Hanley for you (the station, any decent non-food shops, anywhere to spend your time that isn't the SU, which is dead and hell 80% of the time... Good luck having a life. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1378179
12th February 2023

Not much to do in...

Not much to do in Keele itself. Newcastle and Stoke are the local places to go to if you want to do things. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member474821
10th January 2023

Nice area and goo...

Nice area and good for students read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member474701
5th January 2023

Not a lot to do d...

Not a lot to do during a night out read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member773638
25th November 2022

It’s very differe...

It’s very different from a city. Wish buses from uni to town came more often. Has decent stores to buy groceries. Not much to do for students. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1373359
16th November 2022

I have not spent...

I have not spent alot of time there read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member572689
24th October 2022

Keele is at a gre...

Keele is at a great location with a dedicated bus route that takes students to the main areas or the surrounding city. An additional benefit is the lower costs of living compared to bigger cities. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member772260
9th October 2022

Its easy to get a...

Its easy to get a bus from Keele to the nearest town but we can‘t go tk the town everyday becauseit cost! And obviously there nothing much around here since its kinda outskirt place… Also, to eat out is abit pricey for me because of the currency. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member771836
27th September 2022

Its a small town,...

Its a small town, nothing special, weird dodgy people around. But overall has everything you need read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1270743
11th August 2022

Only annoying thi...

Only annoying thing about living in this town is that buses stop after 6-8pm which sucks if you don’t have a car. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1069720
29th June 2022

Not exactly Keele...

Not exactly Keele as it's a village but rather Newcastle/Stoke as they're the closest. There's buses all the time, to and from the campus every 10 ish minutes that goes all the way to Hanley. Night's out are pretty meh but it'll do. There's plenty of major shops to go to and restaurants read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member466509
18th February 2022

Nothing else to s...

Nothing else to say about the town. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1266295
11th February 2022

Newcastle under L...

Newcastle under Lyme is a small be nice town, with plenty of pubs and cafes. Nothing to shout about but enough to do read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member466222
10th February 2022

I don't eat out b...

I don't eat out but there is a good variety of places to go. I don't go on nights out either so I can't really comment on that. I suppose it's a pretty average town. There are plenty of shops that I think are good for a student budget such as the ALDI and Poundland. Lymelight Boulevard seems good too from what I can tell. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Pri
10th February 2022

The shops are all...

The shops are all accessible on the bus routes and everything you need is close read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member466197
10th February 2022

Range of supermar...

Range of supermarkets to shop from and plenty of bars/ restaurants/ cafes to visit. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member866183
9th February 2022

Not much to do in...

Not much to do in the local town (Newcastle Under Lyme) but the campus itself is lovely. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1265305
11th January 2022

Most shops and im...

Most shops and important establishments such as banks are located at Newcastle town centre. Although, there are local pharmacies and food shops at Keele campus. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1265257
8th January 2022

Keele is a nice l...

Keele is a nice little area haha read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member964735
8th December 2021

Cheap and cheerfu...

Cheap and cheerful I suppose!!! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member764433
1st December 2021

Very pleasant pla...

Very pleasant place to live with lots of nice and friendly people. Plenty of places to go on nights out that are also very safe. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Bowen
29th November 2021

Although the town...

Although the town is not dazzle, local students can still find lots of bars to hang out. Only 3 stars on "Nights Out" because of those night places are not for international students, people are trying to be nice but the town is not ready for big diverse. Stay chill and focus on your study at night if you are not local kids. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member864089
22nd November 2021

Pretty decent tow...

Pretty decent town to live in. It can sometimes get confusing when taking the buses, but overall it's a nice town with lots of kind people read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1063729
10th November 2021

I've not really v...

I've not really ventured out much but it all seems great tbh read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member963597
8th November 2021

keele is a great...

keele is a great university but newcastle is not where you want to spend your late teens and early twenties read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863524
4th November 2021

A wide range of e...

A wide range of eateries, some good entertainment in the area and great public transport! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1363470
3rd November 2021

Not as hectic as...

Not as hectic as bigger cities but has everything you would need read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member563465
3rd November 2021

Public transport...

Public transport could be better. Abundant amounts of shops to get supplies from. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member563462
3rd November 2021

Very good city an...

Very good city and very good restaurants read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863459
3rd November 2021

Excellent locatio...

Excellent location and modern building with helpful employees and fantastic shared facilities. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member763458
3rd November 2021

One London Road i...

One London Road is a new build that is pretty modern, with lovely little studios with kitchen and ensuites, as well as quite nice communal facilities. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863457
3rd November 2021

quaint and lovely...

quaint and lovely area with lots of greenery read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member763452
3rd November 2021

Nice place to liv...

Nice place to live but not many halal places in Newcastle under Lyme read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member563449
3rd November 2021

Amazing city with...

Amazing city with all things accessible to you at a short distance. The grocery stores, clubs, restaurants etc are only about 10 minutes away from the accommodation. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1363444
3rd November 2021

quite accessible,...

quite accessible, lots of supermarkets and stuff read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member563439
3rd November 2021

Keele is a great...

Keele is a great place to stay, it has everything you need within a small area and it’s all easily walk/bike distance as it has a carbon neutral goal read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member763430
2nd November 2021

Really pretty and...

Really pretty and I’m glad I chose keele read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1063427
2nd November 2021

Quiet town, not m...

Quiet town, not many shopping areas or activities but a few shops around. Low cost of living. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member663424
2nd November 2021

Keele is great in...

Keele is great in terms of cost of living and has some nice places for socialising. Public transport is great and there is a regular bus service going from campus. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Joana Girgis
2nd November 2021

The busses are do...

The busses are don't run very late but often are on time read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Micaella Horton
2nd November 2021

run down place, n...

run down place, not much going on read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member963417
2nd November 2021

Good town but tra...

Good town but transport is terrible and not to many shops read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863413
2nd November 2021

It’s pretty good...

It’s pretty good living here. Not much to complain about read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1063411
2nd November 2021

Generally a reall...

Generally a really nice place to stay read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member463405
2nd November 2021

Keele is a good t...

Keele is a good town to live in read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member463402
2nd November 2021

Transport is easy...

Transport is easy to catch and the area is relatively safe. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863399
2nd November 2021

It is quite acces...

It is quite accessible and their are shops every where read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863398
2nd November 2021

Train station and...

Train station and buses going round are great. Shopping centre in Stoke is decent and has good food places but only a couple good shops read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member863394
2nd November 2021

Freshers was grea...

Freshers was great! They had a wide range of activities read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member463392
2nd November 2021

Small but cozy, e...

Small but cozy, everything is close read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1363273
28th October 2021

very easy to get...

very easy to get around and affordable student area read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1163089
22nd October 2021

Keele is very goo...

Keele is very good for a night out but dangerous read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member962953
18th October 2021

The local area is...

The local area is perfect for every day life however it doesnt have the best nightlife for uni students read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1262512
27th September 2021

nights out are no...

nights out are not the best but it’s not a huge city so it’s understandable. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member562475
24th September 2021

It’s a really aff...

It’s a really affordable but fun area with a lot to do whilst remaining quite cheap! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1362474
24th September 2021

Limited transport...

Limited transport but good in everything else read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member962467
23rd September 2021

The town is nice...

The town is nice however the nightlife lacks atmosphere. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member858607
24th May 2021

I don’t really ca...

I don’t really care about the city. I’m just furious with my accommodation read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member656458
16th April 2021

Not many shops in...

Not many shops in Newcastle (the closest town), but it does have a couple good ones, and Hanley is not too far by bus and offers a better shopping and nighlife experience read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member655856
2nd April 2021

It’s alright not...

It’s alright not too bad but just quite read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1055642
26th March 2021

Love it! Grew up...

Love it! Grew up around here so I know the place pretty well read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1355590
24th March 2021

Shady ljchlchochc...

Shady ljchlchochchchcjcjvufhcyo read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member655584
24th March 2021

I can’t rate goin...

I can’t rate going out as I have not been able to due to corona read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member554695
26th February 2021

Need more things...

Need more things to do this place is dead read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1054539
23rd February 2021

Its a small town...

Its a small town so all of this is to be expected but the SU at Keele makes up for it and Manc and Birmingham are close anyway read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member554487
22nd February 2021

I’m close to the...

I’m close to the bus stop so it’s very convenient. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1254460
22nd February 2021

Not a nice town f...

Not a nice town for a night out tbh read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1054448
22nd February 2021

Keele is a villag...

Keele is a village. Very remote. The nearest town is Staffordshire and it’s quite a long walk read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1054441
22nd February 2021

There is a good p...

There is a good public transport system, however the busses are a bit slow. The local high street doesn’t have many shops. However, grocery shopping is cheap as Lidl and Aldi are one bus ride away from campus. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member454439
22nd February 2021

Night outs seem l...

Night outs seem like they could be good if it wasn't for covid but it's still not like it's a big city read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1153915
5th February 2021

Night outs are fa...

Night outs are fab and shopping is decent too. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member553895
4th February 2021

The bus system ca...

The bus system can be pretty hit or miss read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member853878
3rd February 2021

Nice city can be...

Nice city can be quiet at times but with the right people you can definitely make the most of it read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
007
11th November 2020

Best gyms around...

Best gyms around (M club is where The Beast Eddie Hall trains), all the supermarkets you need, large shopping centre in Stoke on trent. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Simmons5647
7th April 2020

It's relatively c...

It's relatively cheap live in keele,(aim for the residential estate/ forge houses), there are a number of quiet shops but hanley isn't too far if you're after a bigger shopping centre. Nights out are fairly quiet, but again if you like going out and meeting the same people that's not a bad thing (go to fiction, hanley, or revs, NuL) read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?

Keep reading...

Join StudentCrowd for Unlimited Access, to Write Reviews and Help Students.

We'll send you an email so that you can verify your free account.

By joining you agree to our T's and C's. We're committed to protecting your privacy.
Thanks for the feedback!
StudentCrowd is free to use, but in order to report, vote, and leave reviews, you need to create a free account.