About Bolton

Bolton is a pretty cool place to be, with super friendly people to match! There’s something here for everyone, whether it’s a scenic walk through Jumbles Country Park or a cheeky cocktail at The Courthouse Restaurant & Bar. If it’s an adventure you’re after…Bolton has plenty on offer. Steeped in heritage, why not immerse yourself in some local history? Either that, or you can visit one of the best curry houses in the UK if you fancy a bit of spice!

The University of Bolton ranks in the UK’s top 5 for teaching quality, which is more than enough to persuade you to come here! With a population of more than 261,000, Bolton is one of the biggest towns in the country that isn’t a city. So, what are you waiting for? Visit Bank Top Brewery for an award winning ale and grab a pasty at Ye Olde Pastie Shoppe, you won’t regret it. The best part? Our fabulous student accommodation is at the heart of everything, so make yourself at home.