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The Zip Building - Leicester

39 Rydal Street, Leicester, LE2 7DS

Student accommodation in Leicester

  • All-inclusive utility bills
  • Up to 50Mbps free Wi-Fi and broadband
  • On-site parking
  • 24/7 CCTV
  • City centre location
  • Close to De Montfort University
  • On-site laundry facilities (Washer/dryer in each room)

Welcome to The Zip Building, student accommodation in the heart of Leicester city centre. The Zip Building offers affordable student living and is mere minutes away from the universities, and the campus bus services mean you will have a great way to get around the city.


De Montfort University – 10-minute walk | 5-minute bike ride

University of Leicester – 25-minute walk | 10-minute bike ride

The Zip Building is perfect for students in any year of study. If you’re looking to mingle with like-minded students, the cluster rooms are great for making new friends and creating a community feel. If you prefer to live independently, the spacious studios with kitchenette and en-suite bathroom certainly tick the box. What’s more, you’ll even get your own washer/dryer in each kitchen.

Located in a bustling student area, with a multitude of takeaways, pubs, restaurants, and health and fitness centres, you couldn’t be better situated to make the most of your time at uni. If you are arriving by train or wish to explore the UK, The Zip Building could not be in a more convenient location, being just a quick 20-minute walk from Leicester railway station.

Perfectly Located

Located in Leicester city centre, close to the universities and several shops, restaurants, bars, and supermarkets, you will have all your student needs sorted.

En-Suite or Studio?

If you prefer your own space, then why not choose your very own private studio with a kitchenette and plenty of storage. Or, if you prefer to socialise, then you can choose our cluster option with a private en-suite bathroom and a shared kitchen.

On-site Parking

Got your car with you? No problem - parking is available on-site for an extra charge.


All-inclusive utility bills

Up to 50Mbps free Wi-Fi and broadband throughout

City centre location

5 minute walk to De Montfort University

Washer/dryer in each room

Secure access

On-site parking

Free contents insurance