What are the options for storing stuff over the summer break if you are an international student?

It’s not quite the end of the summer term yet, but you might already be planning your summer holidays. Maybe you are going off travelling or back home to visit family and friends. Either way, you might have to leave your current residence. You might have to move out of University Halls, or it could be that the tenancy of the property you have rented for the year has come to an end. What do you do with all your belongings and stuff over the summer holidays? Are you going to drag your things with you back to your parents? This is perhaps easier for a student from the UK, but for international students, transporting your stuff home could be a nightmare.

The best way to store belongings over the summer holidays for any student is to use the services of a local self storage company. Most universities will have a storage centre nearby. Lok'nStore has several storage centres near universities and colleges across the UK, and they all cater to students as well as homeowners and business users.

Ways that students save money with Lok’nStore:

  • Free stuff: Get four free boxes, a roll of packing tape and a padlock for your storage unit
  • 844: Use our eight weeks storage for the price of four offer
  • Lowest price guarantee: We will beat any price you have. Just try us!
  • Store with friends: Get together with other students from your uni and share the cost of a storage unit by renting together
  • Get reduced-priced packaging materials by using our Click & Collect service.

UK based university students also use Lok’nStore, especially if they are studying a long way from home. Rather than transporting everything back to their home or parents property, they will get together with a friend and rent a suitable storage unit at their nearest centre. Lok’nStore has self storage centres across the UK and they all welcome students. Click here to find your nearest storage centre.

Once you have put your belongings securely into Lok’nStore you can relax for the summer, safe in the knowledge that you have got the best deal and that only you have the key to your storage unit.

Storage options for students this summer.


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