Living in Aldershot
Aldershot is a large town situated in the Rushmoor Borough located just ten miles west of Guildford. It is increasingly popular with students and often the most affordable location of choice due to its easy transport links to and from Guildford, alongside the bustling town atmosphere.
Aldershot is a busy commuter town, with plenty to see and do. Whether you make the most of the sport it has on offer, or delve in to the vast range of cuisines it has on offer. The nightlife is also lively, with plenty of pubs, bars and clubs to take you picking.
You could also consider:
- Watching an Aldershot Town FC match
- Enjoy a swim at Aldershot Lido
- Skiing at the Aldershot Alpine Snowsports Centre
- Catch a display at the Princes Hall Theatre
- Go bowling at the local MFA Bowling Alley
- Trying the amazing Vero Waffle and Gelato – fantastic coffees, gelato, crêpes and waffles
A desirable area for students and young professionals, Aldershot will appeal to those looking for cheaper accommodation, in a lively area.
Average rental prices per calendar month (PCM):
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View a list of local lettings agencies you can approach to help you with your property search.
Property websites are a good starting point, but remember to confirm the agency fees before booking a viewing.
The excellent transport links between Guildford and Aldershot include:
- Trains depart twice hourly to and from Guildford with a journey time of 17 minutes
- A direct train link connecting Aldershot to London Waterloo in approximately 50 minutes
Visit the South West Trains website for more information.
Buses run every 10–15 minutes with an estimated journey time of 65 minutes. View a map of bus routes.
Cycling the eleven-mile route can take between 50–60 minutes. View the route on the RouteYou website.
|Belvoir||01252 328384||102 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JX|
|Bridges||01252 361501||79 High Street, Aldershot|
|Fosters||01252 344333||122 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JX|
|Leaders||01252 344002||114 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JX|
|Martin & Co||01252 311974||173 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JU|
|Romans||01252 743726||167 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JT|
|Townends||01252 332284||130 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JX|
|Smartmove||01252 317508||147 Victoria Road, Aldershot GU11 1JW|