Best Places To Live In Hull

Thinking of moving to the city of culture 2017? Well we have found the best places to live.

Hull has been a city undergoing heavy redevelopment resulting in a vast change in reputation from 12 years ago, to now being known as one of best cities in the UK. This is evidenced by the city being awarded the City Of Culture for 2017. With this in mind, the local council have been preparing over the past couple of years’ by putting millions into the city, increasing the quality of life and generating a number of jobs.

With Hull already having some great local ammenities such as one of the best aquariums in the UK, the Hull Marina and Hull’s Old Town alongside a choice of museums, the city is only going to keep getting better. If there’s ever been a time to move to Hull this would be the year. So we have found the best places to live there.


Anlaby has a rich history, it offers a lot of sports and leisure activities. A 6 million pound redevelopment is bringing a doctor's surgery and library to the area as well. The redevelopment, due to begin in the spring, will also include a renovated sports hall, an extended fitness suite, newly-laid outdoor pitches, a cafe and additional parking. The area is also alread home to a good number of local village shops with enjoy a strong residential backing against the bigger chains.

Average house prices in Anlaby are around £191,807.



Living in a city centre isn’t for everyone so if that’s you, Cottingham may be the place that suits you the best. It has a homely village feel and charm. With its traditional brick worked homes and surroundings with includes plenty of greenery, you’ll always find something to go see and do. Cottingham also enjoys a lively theatre and music scene.

Average house prices here are £227,027



Beverley offers small town charm and local ammenities that provide something for everyone. The shopping scene is scattered amongst charming courtyards and cobbled streets. It has many high street names mixed in with smaller independent shops. Close by is Flemingate Retail Park offering more shopping and a six screen cinema, restaurants and coffee shops. 
Average house prices in Beverley are £237,239


The Avenues

The Avenues is made up of 4 main tree lined streets that are lined by beautiful Victorian houses. The 4 streets which come off Princes Avenue, Marlborough Avenue, Westbourne Avenue and Victoria Avenue enjoy plenty of choices when it comes to bars and restaurants. On a sunny day take a short walk and have a picnic in Pearson Park.
Average house prices are £122,787