Bloomsbury residence

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Key Info
  • Located in central London in the heart of historic Bloomsbury, just a few minutes from King’s Cross St. Pancras Station, this residence is perfectly situated for SOAS, UCL, Birkbeck or any of the language schools located near Russell Square and Southampton Place in Holborn.
  • This is a modern purpose-built student residence offering over 1,200 cutting-edge en-suite bedrooms to international students and interns. The residence offers a mixture of self-catering rooms and catered accommodation. Boasting some of the best facilities for student accommodation in central London, guests can make use of a full range of social spaces and facilities including a cinema room, games room and four tennis courts.


Bloomsbury is an area of Central London which is located between Euston and Holborn, and famous for the large number of museums, universities, colleges and language schools. Just moments away from the Eurostar terminal at King’s Cross St. Pancras Station, Cartwright Gardens is also a short walk from SOAS, UCL, Central St Martins, University of London, St Giles, Bloomsbury International, just to name a few.

Locally, the British Library and the art galleries of King’s Place are all on your doorstep. In addition, Camden Town is also close by with world-class music venues, comedy clubs, pubs, bars and restaurants. Famous attractions such as London Zoo, Camden Market, Madame Tussauds, and Regent’s Park are all just moments away.


Rebuilt in 2011, this high-quality accommodation has been commended for it’s outstanding facilities, and won a national award for its design and functionality. Accommodation options include single en-suite bedrooms, townhouses, cluster flats, accessible studios and apartment bedrooms.

The residence now provides in excess of 1,200 student rooms. All guests are able to benefit from the facilities, which include a cinema room, games room, launderette, music rooms, group study rooms, quiet study lounges, dining facilities, four tennis courts and landscaped gardens. The residence is fully catered and able to provide breakfast and dinner. In addition to this, you will find a pantry on each floor perfect for preparing hot drinks and snacks.

What's Included

  • Bedding pack
  • Bills Included
  • Breakfast & Dinner Option
  • CCTV
  • Cinema Room
  • Cleaning Service
  • Common Room
  • Concierge
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library Study Area
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • On-site Security
  • Outdoor Area
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Tennis Courts
  • Vending Machines
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi

Pricing & Availability

The Bloomsbury residence has both single and double en suite rooms available.

More details below:

Bloomsbury - Single En Suite
Bloomsbury - Single En Suite

This is a single en-suite room measuring around 13m². The room has a comfortable single bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a large wardrobe and additional storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living areas and a kitchen pantry. Breakfast and dinner options are available upon request.

Available: 04 Aug 2018 - 02 Sep 2018

Price From: £379 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Bloomsbury - Double En Suite
Bloomsbury - Double En Suite

This is a double en-suite room measuring around 14m². The room has a comfortable small double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a large wardrobe and additional storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living areas and a kitchen pantry. Breakfast and dinner options are available upon request.

Available: 04 Aug 2018 - 02 Sep 2018

Price From: £414 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • Double Bed



Frequently Asked Questions

Can I select my room?

You can select the type of room you stay in.

However, you cannot request specific details such as what floor the room is on or who your flatmates are, as the rooms are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

If you do have a special request, please let us know and we will do our best to help you.

Can I view this residence prior to booking?

If you are staying for 12 weeks or longer, we will be happy to request an appointment with the residence team for you to view the residence.

Unfortunately, we are not able to provide viewings for stays under 12 weeks.

Can I smoke in the residence?

Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found outside the residence.

Are pets allowed?

Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.

Where can I wash my clothes?

This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.  

Are bills included in the price? 

Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet. 

Does this residence have internet? 

Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building. 

What’s the difference between Studio rooms and the Single En-Suite room types?

Both rooms have private en-suite bathrooms. The difference is that studios have cooking facilities within the room, while the single en suite rooms have access to a shared kitchen. 

Is there a curfew?

No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please. 

Is there always a member of staff available?

Yes, the reception staff usually work during office hours Monday to Friday. However, when the reception is closed, there will always be a member of the customer service or security team on hand, either to assist you in person or for you to contact by telephone. 

Can I stay in this residence if I am under 18?

Unfortunately, this residence is only available to students aged 18 or over.

On occasion, subject to management approval, an exception can be made for students who turn 18 during their stay.

What is the cleaning schedule?

Kitchens will be cleaned weekly, including rubbish removal.

Individual rooms will not be cleaned and it is up to the residents to keep them clean and tidy.

All bathrooms in common spaces (i.e. ground and lower ground floors) will be cleaned regularly.

How secure is the residence?

The residence is security patrolled and CCTV is used.

Can I bring my bicycle with me?

Cycling is encouraged; there is secure bike storage available on the lower ground floor with capacity to hold a maximum of 600 bikes.

Which London train stations are located near this residence?

Russell Square Underground Station – 5-minute walk
Euston Square Station – 12-minute walk
London’s Kings Cross St. Pancras Station – 10-minute walk
Goodge Street Station – 13-minute walk
Warren Street Station – 14-minute walk

Which London language schools are located near this residence?

Language Link – 4-minute walk
International House – 19-minute walk
UCL Centre for Languages and International Education – 6-minute walk
St Giles International – 10-minute walk
British Study Centre School of English – 13-minute walk

Which London universities are located near this residence?

University College of London (UCL) – 13-minute walk
Royal Academy of Music – 28-minute walk
London School of Economics and Politics – 23-minute walk
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine – 11-minute walk
SOAS University of London – 11-minute walk

Which London tourist attractions are located near this residence?

Covent Garden – 28-minute walk
British Library – 5-minute walk
BT Tower – 17-minute walk
The Cartoon Museum – 16-minute walk
Dominion Theatre – 19-minute walk

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