Rent a stylish studio, 1 bed or 2 bed apartment in the heart of the city. Say hi to the concierge. Enjoy the on-site parking. Meet the neighbours. Party in the The Bower. Relax in the The Bower. 

We call it The Wullcomb. You can call it home.

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Enjoy all the restaurants, nightclubs, pubs and venues that Leicester has to offer at The Wullcomb. Opposite the Highcross Shopping and close The Curve Theatre, Phoenix Cinema and Arts Centre, our stylish apartments are convenient for Monday – Friday and even better for the weekend.

Local highlights

Feeling sociable? So are your neighbours. Meet them at The Perch and relax in front of the fire or grab a bite in the kitchen dining space. Make the most of summer on our large roof-top terrace with its garden, wood-fired pizza ovens and barbecue space. Or host a party to remember in our private dining room.

By car

We are directly opposite Highcross shopping centre and adjacent to the John Lewis car park, the postcode for sat-nav is LE1 4AN. 

If arriving from the M1, leave the motorway at junction 21 or 22. Then follow signs towards the city centre.

By rail

Leicester train station is a 15-minute walk from the Wullcomb, and has links to all major cities across the UK.

By bike

There are 297 bicycle storage points for our customers to use at the Wullcomb.

By bus

St Margaret’s Bus Station is located at Gravel St, Leicester LE1 3AG and is within a 7 minute walk from the Wullcomb.

Highcross Shopping Centre 

A stone’s throw from The Wullcomb, shop, dine or catch a movie

King Richard III Visitor Centre

Fancy a bit of culture? The discovery of Richard III’s skeleton was an extraordinary archaeological find and an incredible moment in British history, you can head to his tomb in the city centre.

Café Ventoux

For cycle enthusiasts…..if you feel like getting out of the hustle and bustle of the city centre, jump on your bike and check out Café Ventoux

Manhatten 34

Check out comedy and cocktails at Manhatten 34 and if you dare the Going Wilde cocktail

Abbey Park

Just a 10 minute walk from The Wullcomb, is Abbey Park – Hugging the banks of the River Soar in the north of the city  it is a great spot for a picnic, jump on a pedalo, or just relax

BrewDog Leicester

Head to Friars Lane for a beer, pizza and a game of pinball

Casa Romana

On Albion Street, behind a discreet, dark green door you’ll find a wonderfully friendly, local gem serving traditional Italian food

Everyman Barbers

Need to sharpen up? Get your barnet sorted on Horsefair Street by the boys at Everyman.

At Way of Life, we make the joys of central living a reality. And we do so without compromise on space, style or service. We deliver spacious apartments in great locations with amenities like gyms, roof gardens and concierges. Then we get the best people to run it, building teams of porters, handymen and security professionals who are always on-call.

We want you to have it all. And our experience in development, property management and hospitality means that you can.

Way of Life was built by friends and business partners who had a vision to deliver a greater living experience. After buying a lettings business in 2013, we were shocked by the poor quality and service residents had come to expect. We knew we could do better and made it our mission to combine high-quality design with high-quality service. And so Way of Life was born.

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