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A Student Guide To Coventry, Arundel House

Posted in Community by on June 3, 2020

A town offering much more than meets the eye, Coventry (better known to students as Cov) is full of fun and interesting things to do. From student pubs, trendy restaurants and cafes to escape rooms, ice rinks and shopping.

Whether you want a spontaneous night out to one of Coventry’s many Wetherspoons, or a calm stroll in The War Memorial Park, Coventry has everything you need for student life.


Things to do



If you want something a little different to your normal night out, Teezers is for you. A retro themed indoor crazy golf with music and drinks – what’s not to like. Also it’s only £5.95 entry, what a bargain.

Address: Hertford Place, Coventry, CV1 3JS



Coventry Cathedral

Known by locals as a peaceful place to soak up some culture. The ruins are also used as a venue space for many events such as Coventry university balls and pop up markets.

Address: Priory Street, Coventry, CV1 5RN



Restaurants and Cafes



This chilled out Café is a brilliant place to study (free WiFi!). With their quality coffee, hot chocolate, muffins and not to forget their variety of toasty’s and bagels.

Address: 25 Warwick Row, Coventry



Cozy Club

With it’s chilled out atmosphere, Cozy club is a perfect place to have a cozy dinner date with friends and family. From brunch and sandwiches to burgers, tapas and more, they have everything you could want.

Address: Cathedral Lanes Shopping Centre, Coventry, CV1 1LL



Bars & Clubs


The Phoenix

Located only 2 mins from Nido, this rustic and student filled pub is one of the best places to go to in Coventry. With a variety of drinks and mouth-watering food, including pancake stacks and Wing Wednesdays.

Address: 122 Gosford Street, Coventry, CV1 5DL



Kasbah Nightclub

Hosting a number of number 1 selling artists such as Calvin Harris, Artic Monkeys and N-Dubz, Kasbah is the best night club in Coventry. Kasbah is always full of students enjoying themselves and includes themed nights such as kinky Friday and bubbleluv Monday.

Address: Primrose Hill Street, Coventry, CV1 5LY



Shopping and Grooming


FarGo Village

Fargo village offers a mix of up to 40 independent shops form vegan mini markets to artisan street food. It is also home to a crossfit gym and bubble tea shop.

Address: Far Gosford Street, Coventry, CV1 5ED



Simply Fresh

Based 2 mins from Nido, the best place for you to pick up all your essentials and meal deals on the go. The shop is based in Coventry universities Hub, however can be accessed by all.

Address: The Hub, University, Coventry, CV1 5QP



Travelling to your Local Universities


Arundel House is located just a 2 minute walk away from Coventry University – so you will never miss that 9am lecture.

For students travelling to the University of Warwick:

25 Min Bike Ride (Bike storage available)

28 Min Bus Journey (Bus stop 2 mins from Nido)


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