Sanctuary Students - Paul Robeson House

Paul Robeson House, 1 Penton Rise, London WC1X 9EH

From £147.28 per week

The SOAS logo Paul Robeson House is a postgraduate residence for SOAS students, located in central London just a few minutes from both SOAS campuses and Kings Cross-St. Pancras station.

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Details and key points

Paul Robeson House  is exclusively for postgraduates studying at SOAS, making it the perfect place to meet like-minded students. It's central location makes it a perfect base for making the most of all London has to offer.

This accommodation has 252 single en-suite rooms for single students and seven double en-suite rooms plus a one-bedroom flat for student couples. There is a large garden area which is popular with residents who like to study outside or even indulge in a bit of sun-bathing during the summer months!

For the safety and security of residents Paul Robeson House has an entry card system and 24 hour security staff. CCTV is located in and around the building. Other great facilities include a common room with TV, DVD and vending machines. For added convenience there is an on-site laundry and bike storage facilities.

Flats have five, six, or seven bedrooms, and each flat is self-contained with a shared kitchen and dining area. The kitchen and communal corridor are cleaned on a weekly basis.

If you're looking for great value student accommodation in the heart of the nation's capital, Paul Robeson House is the place for you.

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Pricing options

Room Approximate room size Number of rooms available Weekly rent Termly rent
Single en-suite 2.5m x 4m 252 £147.28 £5,596.64 for 38 weeks
£7,511.28 for 51 weeks
Double room 5.3m x 5.4m 7 £174.09 £8,878.59 for 51 weeks
Self-contained flat 7.5m x 5.8m 1 £255.92 £13,051.92 for 51 weeks


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Money matters

All students are required to pay a booking fee to accept a place in our accommodation. The booking fee includes a £75.00 non-refundable administration fee and a £325.00 reservation fee. The reservation fee is refundable if you cancel your acceptance of our offer within the cancellation period. Once you have moved in, the reservation fee is credited towards the final instalment of your accommodation fee.


In addition to the booking fee, you must pay the first instalment of your accommodation fee before you move in.

There are separate arrangements for UK students in receipt of a student loan and who may need to make a part-payment at the beginning of the academic year. Please contact us for details after you have accepted your offer.

Once your offer has been accepted, you can pay your accommodation fees at any time by logging into your account on our website. The accommodation fees are split into three instalments from the start of the academic year, with the number of instalments reducing for students who move in later on during the year.

The National Code of Standards logo Subsequent accommodation fee instalments are normally due around the start of the academic terms.

Sanctuary Students - Paul Robeson House


1 Penton Rise, London, Greater London WC1X 9EH