Due to the demand for halls of residence from undergraduate students, PGCE students are not eligible to apply for a place in halls. However, there are a number of other options available to you.


PGCE Accommodation Sharing List

The Accommodation Team hold a postgraduate sharing list to help students find others to live with. If you would like to join this group then please visit the accommodation portal and log in with the username and password that the Accommodation Team will have emailed to you. Once you have logged in, follow the on-screen instructions.

If you are looking for people to live with, you can join the EHU Flatmate Finder Facebook group.

You can also access information about renting local accommodation on our website.

Student Housing

Guest Houses

  • Heskin Farm B&B
    School Lane
    L40 4AF
    01704 894437

    3 miles from the University approx. 10 minute drive to campus. Visit the website for more information.

  • The Greyhound Inn
    Aughton Street
    L39 3BS
    01695 576701

    A town centre residential pub within easy walking distance of the University. Close to Ormskirk train and bus stations. Please contact the Inn for more information.

  • Primrose Cottage
    Wigan Road
    L40 6HZ
    01695 579236 / 07732 205008

    Bed and Breakfast in a country village within a very short drive/or brisk walk of the University. Buses to Westhead village from Ormskirk Bus Station. Please visit the website for more information.

  • Sandy Brook Farm (3 Diamonds)
    Sandy Brook Farm House
    Wyke Cop Road
    PR8 5LR
    01704 880337

    One and two bed apartments available to rent on a weekly self-catering basis. Linen, towels and heating included. Contact the Farm for prices.

  • The Farm Burscough
    71 Martin Lane
    L40 0RT
    01704 894889

    Bed and Breakfast in a country farmhouse. Four miles from the University approx. 10 minute drive to campus. Contact the Farm for prices.


  • Premier Inn Liverpool North
    Northern Perimeter Road
    L30 7PT
    0871 527 8628

    Situated at the end of the M57 on the A5207 (off the A5036). Approx. 20 minutes from University by car. For room rates see website.

  • Briars Hall Hotel
    Briars Lane
    L40 5TH
    01704 898368

    15 minute drive from Edge Hill. Please call the Hotel directly for prices.

  • Premier Inn (Aintree) Liverpool
    Aintree Racecourse
    Ormskirk Road
    L9 5AS
    0871 527 8612

    Situated next to Aintree Racecourse, approximately a 20 – 25 minute drive to University, 20 minutes on the train (Aintree Station opposite) to Ormskirk. For room rates see website.

  • Travelodge Haydock St Helens
    Peile Road (A580)
    St Helens
    WA11 9TL
    0871 984 6145

    Situated on the A580, approximately 20-25 minutes from University by car. For room rates see website.

  • Premier Inn Southport (Ormskirk)
    544 Southport Road
    Ormskirk L40 9RG
    0871 527 9010

    Situated on the A570, approximately 5 miles out of Ormskirk, on the main route to Southport, next to the Morris Dancers public house. See website for room rates.

  • Best Western Lancashire Manor Hotel
    Prescott Road
    Nr Wigan
    WN8 9QD
    01695 567260

    Fully refurbished hotel, approximately 5 miles from Edge Hill. For room rates see website.

Additional information

Additional information can be found on the following websites:

Contact the Accommodation Team

01695 657555

Last updated on Last updated on Was this page helpful? Yes No Thanks for your feedback! Please tell us more: