Pentonville Residence

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Key Info
  • Location, location, location! - located in the cultural heart of Kings Cross, less than 5 minutes walk from King’s Cross St. Pancras Station, this modern residence (opened 2009) offers sophisticated living with unrivalled transport links across London and beyond. One of the largest buildings in the area and home to up to 1,000 students this modern building has far reaching views across London.
  • All rooms are modern, specially designed for students, come complete with en suite bathrooms and equipped with kitchenettes and ample storage.


Located moments from King’s Cross St. Pancras Station in Central London Zone 1, this residence is situated right in the heart of one of London’s hottest neighbourhoods. Just a short walk from SOAS, University of London and Central St Martin’s college of fashion the area is a hub for tourists and students alike. From the excellent Granary Square, filled with fountains and art students to the fantastic selection of restaurants, bars, cafes, and nightclubs, this area has it all.

King’s Cross has become one the most sought after places to live in London with every convenience on your doorstep. If that isn’t enough you have almost every major university and language school in London within easy reach.


A modern, purpose-built residence for students offering accommodation to almost 1,000 students, this residence provides facilities you would associate more with a top hotel than a student residence.

There are plenty of places to relax, study or meet new people. From the expertly designed grounds to the lounge complete with a pool table, large cinema style TVs and bean bags ideal for movie nights. There is also a range of private and group study areas all complete with free-to-use Apple computers.

Guests benefit from free membership to the onsite gym helping you to work off the lattes and snacks from the excellent on-site cafe. There is also electronic entry systems throughout the building as well as onsite security staff.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • CCTV
  • Cinema
  • Common Room
  • Computer Room
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Gym
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Pentonville residence has both Single and Twin studios.

More details below:

Pentonville Road - Single En-Suite
Pentonville Road - Single En-Suite

Studio rooms with ranging from 16 to 19 square metres, complete with a private kitchen, living area, Hypnos single bed and study area. Free unlimited Wi-Fi is also provided.  

Available: 17 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017

Price From: £339 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Single Bed


Pentonville Road - Twin En-Suite
Pentonville Road - Twin En-Suite

Twin Studio rooms with ranging from 17 to 19 square metres, complete with a shared kitchen, living area, Hypnos single bed and study areas. Free unlimited Wi-Fi is also provided.  

Available: 17 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017

Price From: £450 per week
View Room

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Two Single Beds

  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Private Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • No Flatmates

  • Two Single Beds




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 throughout 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.

Are there social events available?

The residence management are proud to offer a full range of regular social events within the residence. There are also some of the best bars, restaurants and night clubs in London all within walking distance.

Is the residence secure?

24 hour on-site staff presence, secure entry systems to all floors and CCTV in all major areas of the building. You’ll be in one of the safest residences in London.

Any other extras?

This residence goes above and beyond. There is a movie screening room with comfortable beanbags to help you enjoy the weekly film nights. Work to do? Then why not take advantage of one of the study lounges? Need to refresh the body after all that studying? Then take advantage of the free in-house gym and fitness classes. This residence specialises in going one step further to ensure your stay goes smoothly.

What is included in my room?

Each room comes with two single beds with bedding, private shower room/ WC, storage space, a microwave and some cooking utensils. You also have access to a large communal kitchen which contains your own private, lockable fridge.

Which London train stations are located near this residence?

Angel Station: 0.95
King’s Cross Station: 1.3 km
Euston Station: 1.3 km
Liverpool Station: 3.3 km
Paddington Station: 4.5 km

Which London language schools are located near this residence?

Malvern House: 0.03 km
Islington Centre for English: 0.85 km
Bloomsbury International Language School: 2.1 km
SKOLA English in London: 2.4 km
Speak Up London English School: 2.8 km

Which London universities are located near this residence?

City, University of London: 1.6 km
University College London: 1.7 km
University of London: 1.7 km
School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS): 1.8 km
London School of Economics and Political Science: 2.6 km

Which London tourist attractions are located near this residence?

Platform 9¾: 0.6 km
The British Library: 0.8 km
Charles Dickens Museum: 1.1 km
Covent Garden: 3.0 km
Camden Market: 2.7 km

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