A Student Night Out on Seel Street

With Freshers Week over and the Uni work starting to pile up, it’s time to have a break from work and start planning your next student night out.

Seel Street is at the heart of Liverpool’s vibrant nightlife, with Concert Square just a few minutes’ walk away and an abundance of quirky bars and clubs to choose from, it’s the ultimate destination for a student night out in Liverpool.

To help you choose, we’ve rounded up the best student friendly bars and their best deals, so get out of the library and check it out.

Mulholland

Best Deal: 2 for £6 beers and 2-4-1 cocktails before 10pm

Mulholland bar

One of the coolest and newest bars on the block, Mulholland is the perfect destination for a boozy student night out.

Designed with an American theme in mind, this vibrant club is known for its amazing cocktails, brilliant beer offers and cheap eats.

Set within the Arthouse Hotel, but with a whole identity of its own, this quirky new venue transports visitors into a vintage Hollywood bar experience.

Mulholland is one of a kind.

Brooklyn Mixer

Best Deal: Beer and nachos for £4

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Beers galore, delightful cocktail concoctions and a superb mix of music across three floors, Brooklyn Mixer is one of the top student destinations in Liverpool.

Known for its ‘big beats’ and cheap drinks, this venue hosts regular DJ’s one the different floors and events throughout the week.

The bar is stocked with Brooklyn beers, as well as an extensive cocktail menu and all the spirits you could dream of.

Heebie Jeebies

Best Deal: Quids in Thursday night – every drink is £1

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Known as Heebies to just about everyone that’s ever been, this famous club makes for a much loved student venue.

Renowned for its bustling courtyard and three floors of music, there are few bars with better spaces to mingle with locals than Heebie Jeebies.

Expect eclectic DJ nights and live music with amazing drinks deals, this is one of the best places to visit as a student.

With an electric atmosphere and good tunes, you’d be mad not to go.

EBGBs

Best Deal: 2-4-1 cocktails all night on Fridays

EBGBs

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The new venture from the team behind Heebies, The Jacaranda and Jacaranda Records, EBGBs is set underneath the famous Heebies and prides itself on being both a bar and a club.

The Lone Wolf Bar has been designed as a chilled out biker inspired bar room with high quality drinks as well as the cheap and cheerful bottles.

The club room hosts nights including Liverpool’s longest running alternative/indie night Liquidation, as well as shows from different performers every night, ranging from the House of Suarez Vogue performers, Monster Cirques fire dancers and a crew of break dancers and roller girls.

The Raz

Best Deal: Fat Frogs for less than a fiver

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The Raz is a student heaven and a rite of passage to any first year. This grimy bar is renowned for having ridiculously cheap drinks and is without a doubt the place to go if you’re looking for a very inexpensive night out.

Choose from strange concoctions like the Fat Frog or an alcoholic slushy and come home with change from a tenner.

You’ll grow to love the sticky floors, sweaty walls and the infamous Raz flu following a night out there.

Monday night is Raz night, but get there early if you don’t want to queue around the block.

Salt Dog Slims

Best Deal: Quirky deals on national days and offers for events around the city

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Seel Street’s resident dive bar may be known for its delicious steins and brine, but Salt Dog Slims also comes alive after dark.

A combination of German and American culture, this popular bar is the creation of the wizards behind Santa Chupitos and El Bandito.

Expect to pay a bit more for your cocktail, but they are well worth it and the atmosphere is always brilliant.

They also have a secret speakeasy style bar upstairs that you can only enter with a special code, ask behind the bar for more info!

It’s one of the best kept secrets in Liverpool . . . well, maybe not anymore.

Empire

Best Deal: Free entry and drinks from £2 on Thursdays

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Empire is a prime nightlife hotspot playing everything from disco, funk, hip hop, RnB, deep house and club classics mixed by local and international DJs.

A four floored wonderland at the heart of Liverpool’s nightlife, Empire is its very own little kingdom and the most popular destination for a student night out.

There’s the unique ‘States’ floor which features a chic LA bar and sleek decor, the ‘Grande’ floor with an exclusive VIP section, a quirky Tzar floor and finally the lower floor, Dojo, has a distinct oriental theme with Geisha girls and a Sintillate music policy that never fails to get feet moving.

Alma de Cuba

Best Deal: 4 bottles of beer for £10 on selected nights

Alma de Cuba

Recently voted Liverpool’s best bar, Alma de Cuba fuses electrifying Cuban, Hispanic and Latin American culture into Liverpool’s nightlife scene.

This vibrant bar was once Liverpool’s oldest Catholic Church and still retains some of the amazing original features.

The insides of the former church are illuminated by ethereal candles, stained glass windows and dazzling chandeliers, with the stunning alter still intact today.

Renowned for its delicious cocktails, you can expect everything from shimmying Salsa dancers to mesmerising petal shows and vibrant entertainment from Alma’s resident DJ.

This stunning converted church is sure to be the highlight of any student night out.

Lago

Best Deal: Jagerbombs for £2

Lago student night out

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Located just off Seel Street, LA’GO keeps its doors open late and resident DJ’s provide a top mix of funk-fusion so you can groove into the early hours.

Free entry and great deals on booze, you can top up and soak up the lively, intimate atmosphere without spending a packet.

Follow the bar along and you’ll find sofas and a Foosball table for a fun and fair method of deciding who buys the next round.

LA’GO’s is the perfect destination if you’re looking to have a boogie into the early hours.

Arts Club

Best Deal: Just £3 for an early bird Medication ticket

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One of Liverpool’s leading music venues, the Arts Club is a hub for brilliant live music gigs and electric clubs nights.

Arguably the best night they host is Medication, the most iconic and famous student night out. Every Friday, the club is transformed into a colourful, dance lover’s heaven where confetti is thrown and laser are shone until the early hours.

With top DJs playing the most famous hits, this night is a must on the student circuit.

The Peacock

Best Deal: Every Friday, free BBQ from 5pm

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Sitting at the top of Seel Street, The Peacock features a large beer garden and various floors to enjoy a range of music genres.

They are famous for their free BBQ’s and tasty woodfired pizzas that are perfect for soaking up the alcohol.

The ideal destination for a late night tipple and a boogie on the dance floor, this student friendly bar offers cheap eats and delicious cocktails that will have you staying until it closes.

Kazamier Garden

Best Deal: Free entry to amazing events 

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Fondly known as ‘The Kaz”, this alternative hideout fuses earthy hippy vibes with electronic music, in a festival environment tucked away behind the most urban streets of Liverpool.

Kazimier Garden is a rustic, botanical haven filled with mismatched furniture and outdoor décor that makes the perfect place for a night out with a difference.

Even when the weather is chilly, you’ll find The Kaz full to the brim with music lovers and locals.

This cosy wonderland is one of Liverpool’s first and best loved hidden gems, it’s one of the most unique venues in the city.

Be At One

Best Deal: £5 cocktails Sun-Thurs with a valid Student card

Be at one

Set slightly back from the hustle and bustle of Seel Street, Be At One is a cocktail heaven for anyone who’s into their mixology.

They offer pretty much every single type of cocktail you could ever imagine, this bar offers drinkers over 150 different types of drink, from classic favourites, decadent ice cream concoctions and mocktails to suit every taste.

Inside it’s playful and bright, with colourful seats, faux grass hedges and neon signs that blend Liverpool’s musical heritage with pop art.

There’s Happy Hour every day, which lasts at least three hours and all day on Sundays, the perfect student night out.

Recover at Arthouse Hotel

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If living in halls is starting to drag, have the ultimate student night out with a stay in the amazing Arthouse Hotel.

Located in the heart of Liverpool’s nightlife, this hotel is the number one destination for luxurious group accommodation.

So, if you want to make the most of living in our glorious city, get in touch with our team today and book your stay.

Arthouse Hotel’s 2017 Guide to Liverpool Freshers Week on Seel Street

It’s that time of year again where thousands of new students descend on the city to begin the next step in their educational career.

As well as settling into your new home in halls, getting to know your course mates and finding out how to get a week’s shop for less than £20, there is the most important event of the semester: Liverpool Freshers Week.

Thankfully, if you’ve chosen Liverpool as your city of choice to go to university, there is an endless amount of incredible nightlife and exclusive student events.

Seel Street is at the heart of the action, with Concert Square just minutes walk away and tonnes of great bars and clubs to choose from, it’s the ultimate destination for the madness of Freshers Week.

Liverpool Freshers Week Unmissable Events

Infinity at Empire

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When: Saturday 16th September

As one of the newest and most exciting nightclubs in Liverpool, Empire is paving the way for great Fresher’s events.

On Saturday 16th, the venue invites all students to start their life in Liverpool right with a house music extravaganza that is set to include some big names and big tracks.

International Student Social at Mulholland

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When: Tuesday 19th September

Arthouse Hotel’s very own boutique bar and restaurant will play host to this year’s International Society’s student social.

As a city with a diverse and multicultural society, we love to celebrate the diversity of everyone who lives, works and studies in our great city.

The International Student Social gives all students who are from overseas a relaxed and friendly environment to get to know each other and get settled in.

There are snacks, drinks offers, activities and ice breakers – as well as being a great opportunity to practice your English!

Medication at Arts Club

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When: Friday 22nd September

After suffering from the loss of Cream last year, Medication came back bigger and better than ever in its new of at Arts club.

The first Medication of the year lands on Friday 22nd September and is set to be the best launch party yet.

Aptly named ‘Messy Fest’, the festival style party will treat you Freshers to three rooms of music, inflatable, confetti and mayhem.

Get your tickets now before it’s too late!

Block Party at Brooklyn Mixer

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When: Monday 25th September

Brooklyn Mixer is great every day of the week, but their Fresher’s Week Block Party is set to be an unmissable event.

Dance the night away on three floors of the best hip-hop, R ‘n’ B and urban music.

There are great drink prices and a friendly atmosphere, it’s not unusual to go into the bar with one set of friends and leave with some brand new ones!

Blazin Squad at Circo

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When: Sunday 29th September

That’s right, the boy band sensation is back in Liverpool for one night only to perform exclusively at Circo on Seel Street.

Go back in time and reminisce on the noughties superstars and get a glimpse of the icons in the flesh.

The event is set to be a sell out so make sure you get your tickets asap!

Seel Street Staple Stops

Don’t worry if you’ve missed out on tickets to any of the incredible events on our must-visit list. Seel Street is home to some of the best bars and clubs in town.

Take a look at some of the places you HAVE to visit if you’re venturing down Seel Street this Liverpool Freshers Week.

Voodoo at Alma de Cuba

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The famously Cuban bar and restaurant takes on a dark atmosphere when the clock hits 12.01am.

Take a walk on the wild side and with the iconic venue’s hottest club experience. Expect a striking Witch Doctor, spooky Samba dancers, atospheric Katumba drummers and mind-boggling performances from contortionists.

It’s not to be missed out on, especially when the black petals are released from the ceiling, drowning revellers in a sea of flowers.

Monday Nights at The Raz

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You know you’re a student in Liverpool when the prospect of going to The Raz both excites and disgusts you.

Head to Blue Angel at the very top of Seel Street on Monday night for an experience like no other. Treat yourself to a Fat Frog and your life will never be the same again.

Salt Dog Slims

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The street’s resident dive bar is home to a beautiful blend of German and American culture. Bringing you steins and signature cocktails that will last you late into the night.

There’s even a secret speakeasy upstairs, but you’ll need the elusive, daily changing code to get access – or be extra nice to a bartender!

Aloha

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Lays and grass skirts at the ready, Aloha is Liverpool’s iconic Tiki Bar, with a stunningly decorated interior that screams tropical tenacity.

The Liverpool club has teased a Freshers Full Moon Party, but the details are kept under tight wraps for the ultimate reveal. Keep an eye on their Facebook for more information.

Heebie Jeebies

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Known to regular party-goers as simply ‘Heebies’, the bar-cum-club is a staple of any night out, not only on Seel Street but in Liverpool as a whole.

The venue has developed a cult-like status that has fierce fans, look out for the glowing neon signa t the top of Seel Street – it’s usually looking down a massive queue thanks to the popularity of Heebies

Treat Yourself at Arthouse Hotel

If being a student gets too much and the rooms in halls start to overwhelm you, get your new found friends together for a stay at Arthouse Hotel.

As the premier provider of group accommodation in Liverpool Arthouse Hotel has amazing rooms, designed for party people who want a luxurious stay.

What’s even better is the movie-themed edge to each of our individually styled rooms. Go down the Yellow Brick Road in our Wizard of Oz Suite, or multiply your chills in Grease.

Take a look at all of our room options and be the envy of all your student friends with a stay at Arthouse Hotel this Liverpool Freshers Week.