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Accommodation, meals, and souvenirs

We hope your Graduation will be a day to remember. A range of Loughborough University gifts and souvenirs are available to help you remember the day fondly for many years to come.

On the day there will be a wide range of food and drink available across campus, including events arranged specifically to help you celebrate with friends and family.

If you or your family need a place to stay over Graduation, there is a wide range of accommodation available on campus and nearby.


  • Accommodation
  • Food and drink
  • Souvenirs
  • Others


Loughborough University offers two award-winning hotels which provides quality accommodation for Graduation from only £55 per room.

Located on campus is the four-star Burleigh Court hotel, which was voted VisitEngland Large Hotel of the Year in 2014. Alternatively, located a short walk from campus is the three star Link Hotel which provides excellent value accommodation.

For more information about our latest offers please visit the imago website or call our reservations team on 01509 633033.

Burleigh Court - Four star hotel

Burleigh Court, which has been voted Large Hotel of the Year, offers 225 en-suite rooms, ranging from the last word in luxury to unmatched quality and value.

  • Bed & breakfast from £95 Monday - Thursday. Weekend from £75.

Call 01509 633033 or visit: http://www.burleigh-court.co.uk/special-offers/exclusive-rates-for-graduation/9

Link Hotel - Three star hotel

The Link is a three star hotel which offers excellent value accommodation including 94 comfortable, air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms.

  • Bed & breakfast from £85 Monday - Thursday.  Weekend from £55.

Call 01509 633033 or visit: www.linkhotelloughborough.co.uk

University Lodge

Single and Double occupancy rooms available with bed & breakfast from £43 per night. Discounts may be available for longer stays.

Call 01509 274488 or visit http://www.lboro.ac.uk/services/campus-living/accommodation/shortstayvisitors/universitylodge/

Or for more details please visit the website at:




Food and drink

To further enhance your day why not celebrate with us with a spot of lunch at Martin Hall Alfresco BBQ or simply visit one of our many cafes, shops or restaurants.


Martin Hall Al Fresco BBQ

11.30am to 2.30pm

CASUAL BBQ served outside the Martin Hall building offering a selection of freshly barbequed food, streetfood, paella, fresh strawberries & cream, prosecco and a selection of bottled beers.

£15 per person offering a choice of two of the following hot off the BBQ:

Lamb Burger
 Seasoned Derbyshire Lamb

Lemon Herb Chicken
 Chicken breast marinated in a lemon herb seasoning

Fresh Salmon
 With an oil scented coating

(V) Halloumi roasted vegetables
 Seasoned halloumi slices and roasted vegetable combo

(V) Beef Tomato & Mozzarella
 Slices of buffalo mozzarella, beef tomatoes and fresh Basil; a summer classic

 Authentic dishes and accompaniments

Paella Pan
 From our large pan of freshly made seafood paella

All accompanied with a visit to our salad bar, breads, dressings and sauce table.

Followed by fresh English Summer Berries served with cream.

ALL WELCOME, JUST TURN UP! But space is limited on the day, and if you book by 30th June you receive a free jug of Pimms (non-alcoholic alternative available).



Eat and drink around campus

Martin Hall Cafe

Hot and cold food available - also serving COSTA coffee

Edward Herbert Building

EHB GRILL and EHB SHOP for all your food and drink requirements – Bar also serving COSTA coffee

Convenience Gazebo Outside the Sir David Wallace Sports Hall (Graduation Hall)

Offers tea, coffee, bottled water, snacks, etc.

James France Shop

In the James France building (robing, photos and souvenirs area): a selection of snacks, hot and cold beverages etc.




Campus Living offer a wide range of gifts and souvenirs for that special keep sake of your time at Loughborough which will be on sale on graduation days in the James France building or via the online store.

Souvenirs include:

  • Accessories (Caps, Keyrings, Cuff Links, Clocks, Ties, Teddy Bears etc.)
  • Crockery and China (Cups, Mugs and Souvenir Plates)
  • Crystal & Glassware (Paper weights, Glasses, Bowls and Decanters)
  • Collectables (Limited edition Hazlerigg Hall Print, Fine crafted plaque etc.)


In addition various companies, who will also be in the James France Building, offer souvenirs.  Some of these can be ordered in advance including,

Graduation Office

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Alumni Association

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