Student Accommodation in London

At Sanctuary Students, we have a great choice of student rooms in London’s zone 1 and 2 putting you at the centre of all this top student city has to offer. With excellent transport links available, many London universities are within easy reach of our accommodation including Queen Mary University, Kings College London, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) and University of the Arts London (UAL).

Our well-equipped rooms are ideal for studying as well as relaxing, offering a comfy bed, plenty of study and storage space and a private en-suite bathroom.

By choosing to live with us, you’re guaranteed to find a welcoming, friendly team, great facilities and a jam-packed events calendar so you can make friends and settle in quickly.

Take a look below at our affordable student housing in London.

 

SOAS Applications 2020/21

2020/21 SOAS applications are now open for Dinwiddy House and Paul Robeson House.

Coopers Court
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband
On-site laundry
Free contents insurance
Secure entry and CCTV
En-suite bedrooms
Garden area

10-14 Maplin Street, Mile End, London, E3 4SX

Coopers Court is located in the heart of London's vibrant East End, within easy access of many universities; particularly Queen Mary University.

The student accommodation itself offers en-suite bedrooms with free Wi-Fi, all-inclusive bills and free contents insurance included in the weekly rent.

Don Gratton House
Great location
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband and Wi-Fi throughout
On-site laundry
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
En-suite double bedrooms

82 Old Montague Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 5NN

Don Gratton House provides excellent value zone 1 student accommodation. It is ideally located in Whitechapel allowing you to enjoy a central London living experience, whilst also being just moments away from the attractions of London’s vibrant East End.

Our shared student flats are equipped with comfortable small double beds, en-suite bathrooms, 50MB WI-FI and all-inclusive bills at a great price.

Manna Ash House
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband
On-site laundry
Bike storage
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
En-suite double bedrooms

8-16 Pocock Street, Newington, London, SE1 0BW

Fully Booked - Join our waiting list or check out our other great value property in London.

London is the perfect place for you to enjoy your university experience to the full. This central London student accommodation provides student flats near Waterloo station and Southwark underground station.

Our student rooms come with double en-suite bedrooms and all-inclusive bills.

The Craft Building
Great location
All inclusive bills
Free broadband and Wi-Fi throughout
On-site laundry
Bike storage
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
En-suite bedrooms

12 Greatorex Street, London, E1 5NF

For the 2020/21 academic year, the accommodation is open to all students studying in London. This student accommodation is conveniently located near to Aldgate East underground station in zone 1, with easy links to all major London universities.

Alliance House
Great location
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband
On-site laundry
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
Garden area

Newington Green, London, N16 9QH

Alliance House is a magnificent Grade II listed building in North London, formally home to the China Inland Mission. The building has been fully restored and opened in October 2004 with additional innovatively designed accommodation.

Paul Robeson House
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband
On-site laundry
Bike storage
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
Garden area

1 Penton Rise, London, WC1X 9EH

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.

Dinwiddy House
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband and Wi-Fi throughout
On-site laundry
Bike storage
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
Garden area

189-205 Pentonville Road‎, Kings Cross, London, N1 9NF

Dinwiddy has a great zone 1 location just a few minutes' walk from King's Cross-St. Pancras International and both SOAS campuses. This accommodation offers great student living in the heart of central London.

Lilian Knowles House
All inclusive bills
Common room
Free broadband
On-site laundry
Free contents insurance
On-site security and CCTV
En-suite bedrooms
Self-contained studio apartments

50 Crispin St, London, E1 6HQ

Lilian Knowles House is available exclusively to postgraduates at The London School of Economics. This accommodation offers a fantastic central location just five minutes' walk from zone 1 Liverpool Street Station, and within walking distance of Spitalfields Market.

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Student life in London

Being in the capital is the perfect place to make the most of student life. With so much to see and do, your time spent in London will be anything but boring. Here are a few tips to help get you started.

With our London properties all centrally located in zone 1 and 2, you’ll find all your local amenities close by, however if and when you do need to travel, travel links are easy to come by, whether it’s the London Underground, buses or trains. All of our student properties are just a short walk away from a tube station linking you to the rest of London and further afield.

London is one of the most culturally diverse cities, so you’ll definitely be spoilt for choice and whatever you fancy eating day-to-day, you are sure to find it in London.

Whether you want to eat out or grab a takeaway, there’s something for everyone, from tongue-tingling curries on Brick Lane to the great cafes and restaurants of Soho and Shoreditch.

And don’t forget about London’s many parks where you can get away from the hustle and bustle of the streets and enjoy a relaxing picnic when the weather’s nice.

Oxford Street is the place to shop ‘til you drop featuring many well-known high street stores alongside a selection of independent stores.

London is home to a number of markets and are great places to pick up anything from vintage clothes to locally produced fruit and veg. Some of the best known markets include Borough Market, Spitalfields and Camden Market.

London is full of top attractions and there’s plenty of sightseeing to do.

Art galleries and museums are a great place to start as entry is free most of the time so you can visit as much as you like. Popular choices include Tate Modern, Victoria and Albert Museum, Museum of London and Natural History Museum.

If it’s your first time in London, sightseeing can be expensive to do, but here’s a top tip to make it much cheaper – hop on the number 4 bus and you’ll go past Waterloo, the Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s Cathedral and The Barbican.

Location is a top priority for most students and London is buzzing with activity all day every day, so you can enjoy student life in the capital.

You can find out even more in our handy London City Guide.

 

 

Living with Sanctuary Students

Sanctuary Students gives you extra help and support, whether that’s by giving you money in your pocket through our exclusive discount website with StudentBeans.com or providing confidential care through our Student advice line with Health Assured. 

You can find out more on our More than just a room page.

With Sanctuary Students you’re guaranteed to find a friendly, welcoming team, well-maintained facilities and a great range of social opportunities to help you make friends and settle in quickly.

 

Just so you know, our London student properties come with internet (see below), contents Insurance, on-site laundry, security and maintenance as standard. The weekly rent also covers all your bills. Most of our properties have en-suite bedrooms and bike storage for zipping around the city. 

Internet

Building-wide Wi-Fi and Ethernet broadband service are included in your rent and offer you a reliable and secure internet connection suitable for all your academic and personal needs, including browsing the internet, sending emails, downloading and streaming.

The broadband service provided in London does vary per property so please refer to the 'Additional information' section on your relevant property page.


 

Check out the links below to find the best property for you and make sure you don't miss out on student life in the vibrant capital.

Check out the properties by clicking on their names above and see which one suits you the most. Each page will tell you exactly what’s available, where the property is, how much it costs and how to apply for a room.

 

*£1 is advance rent and will be deducted from your total rent amount.