Guildford Life

Guildford is a thriving market town and offers an abundance of shopping and leisure facilities to accommodate all tastes. The cobbled High Street is home to a range of luxury boutiques and quirky independent shops which sit alongside established High Street retailers. There is a vast range of eateries within the town including popular chains such as Jamie’s Italian, Côte Brasserie and Cau, with the Ivy Café opening soon, as well as a choice of independent, well regarded restaurants offering cuisine to suit every palate.

All within a stone’s throw of Scholars Court… Alongside the vast array of shopping and dining choices, arts and entertainment strongly feature with several venues on your doorstep including G-Live, the renowned Yvonne Arnaud Theatre and The Electric Theatre. The town is also home to the highly regarded Surrey Sports Park and The University of Surrey, ranked in the top 10 universities in the UK.


Transport links make the town an ideal base for commuters with trains to the centre of London Waterloo taking approximately 39 minutes, the M25 is within easy reach providing access to the wider motorway network. Both Heathrow and Gatwick airports are less than 40 minutes away and the south coast is within easy reach – it truly is a superb location.

    • London Waterloo
      39 Mins
    • Gatwick Airport
      40 Mins
    • Heathrow
      58 Mins
    • Portsmouth
      59 Mins
    • Heathrow
      21.7 Miles
    • London
      33 Miles
    • Gatwick
      33.4 Miles
    • Brighton
      44.7 Miles
    • High Street
      2 Mins
      440 Ft
    • Guildford Bus Station
      6 Mins
      0.3 Miles
    • Guildford Train Station
      10 Mins
      0.6 Miles
    • London Rd Station
      9 Mins
      0.5 Miles