Kentish Town Residence is located less than two minutes walk from Kentish Town High Steet, and sits equidistant between the iconic Camden Town with its vibrant shopping and music scene and the calm tranquillity of Hamstead Heath.
Living in this residence will give you excellent access to the majority of the London universities. Being close to both Camden Town Station and Kentish Town Station means you can reach Russell Square, Bloomsbury and universities such as UCL, SOAS and University of the Arts in just 10 to 15 minutes.
The cosmopolitan area of Kentish Town is made famous by its abundance of award-winning traditional English pubs. Walk a few minutes to the south and you are in the heart of one of the most popular and fashionable areas of London, Camden. An area famous for its music venues, market and London Zoo. Walk a couple of minutes walk north and you are greeted by the fantastic views of the open green spaces of Parliament Hill, Hampstead Heath complete with its Lido offering retro, year-round outdoor poolside charm.
Kentish Town Residence offers spacious, bright and versatile studios and one-bedroom apartments. Each studio benefits from a private en suite bathroom, a study area, a large comfortable bed (twin facilities are available) and of course plenty of storage. In comparison to most student residences, the kitchen/living area in each studio is very large. You will have your own oven, hob, a fridge/freezer, a microwave and a breakfast bar.
All your bills, heating and electricity are included. The residence has on-site laundry facilities and a private courtyard with bike storage. There are reception and maintenance teams, 24-hour security with secure door entry systems and CCTV cameras. All to ensure you have a comfortable and safe stay.
The studios are available for both short and long stays and as they are so unusually large they are perfect for couples or friends who wish to stay together. There is Wi-Fi in every room and throughout the building.
The Kentish Town residence offers a range of studio room types.
More details below:
This is a single en-suite studio measuring around 24m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe and plenty of storage. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.
Available: 14 Sep 2019 - 05 Sep 2020
This is a single en-suite studio measuring around 28m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe and plenty of storage. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.
Available: 14 Sep 2019 - 05 Sep 2020
This is a single en-suite studio measuring around 36m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe and plenty of storage. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.
Available: 14 Sep 2019 - 05 Sep 2020
This is a single en-suite studio measuring around 50m². The room has a comfortable double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe and plenty of storage. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.
Available: 14 Sep 2019 - 05 Sep 2020
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.
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.
Smoking is not permitted in any indoor area in the UK. Please use the designated smoking areas found outside the residence.
Unfortunately, no pets are permitted in any of our residences.
This residence offers dedicated laundry facilities where you can wash and dry your clothes.
Yes, all utility bills are included in the price of the room, including gas, electric and Wi-Fi internet.
Yes, there is wireless internet in every bedroom and throughout the building.
Camden/Kentish Town is a lively area popular with students, young people and the young at heart. No matter what your interest is, you will not find difficult to fill your time here, from the bars and famous music venues to the art exhibitions to London Zoo, there is something for everyone here.
The Market is just a short walk away and is great for a coffee or a bite to eat.
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.
This residence offers various types of studios, the main difference being the size of the room. Please check room descriptions for further information or contact us if you have any questions.
No, there is no curfew. You will be living independently, you will have your own key and can come and go as you please.
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.
No, unfortunately, this residence is for students aged 18 or over.
University of London – 17-minute cycle
Regents University of London – 15-minute cycle
The Royal Veterinary College – 19-minute walk
Central St Martins – 26-minute walk
Malvern House College – 28-minute walk
Tti School of English – 18-minute walk
Camden Market – 10-minute walk
ZSL London Zoo – 18-minute walk
Electric Ballroom – 20-minute walk
The British Library – 25-minute walk
Primrose Hill – 18-minute walk
Really, we are very happy with our room at the residence. James in the residences team has helped us with all aspects of our booking and we would like to say, big thank you from the bottom of our hearts!!!Dmitriy and Maria, two students from Russia: Residence booking
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