Centrally located just a short walk from fashionable Camden Town and King’s Cross, this residence is ideal for city living in London. It is perfectly located for a number of London’s leading universities and language schools. Locally you can find everything from an IMAX cinema to a large supermarket.
There is plenty of places to visit in the area regardless of your budget. From the British Library or the art galleries of Kings Place to the comedy clubs and world-class music venues of Camden, this residence has something for everyone all within a short walk. Travel just a few minutes further, you have London Zoo, Camden Market, Madame Tussauds, and Regent’s Park.
The King’s Cross residence boasts a wide range of facilities including an impressive roof terrace offering some fantastic views across London, two large common rooms, complete with table football, table tennis and a large flatscreen TV. There is also a separate study lounge perfect for catching up on coursework or revision.
All bedrooms have private en-suite bathrooms, a three-quarter size bed complete with storage, a wardrobe, a mirror and a study area with a desk and a chair. The room will either have cooking facilities within it or you will have access to a modern shared kitchen and living room. The building has 24-hour security and CCTV cameras for your safety.
The King’s Cross residence has a selection of studio and en suite rooms.
More details below:
This is a single en-suite room measuring around 13m². The room has a comfortable ¾ double bed, a desk area and private bathroom, as well as a wardrobe and under-bed storage. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building. You will also have access to the communal living and kitchen areas which you will share with up to 9 flatmates.
Available from: 25 Aug 2018 - 08 Sep 2018
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
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.
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.
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.
There is free fortnightly cleaning for communal kitchens and living areas.
Yes, there are designated areas to safely store your bike.
Yes! Study, socialise and share experiences in your common space.
You will have your own cupboard, fridge and freezer space to stash your essentials.
Yes, fridges, freezers, ovens/microwaves and vacuum cleaners are all provided for your kitchen.
Yes, enjoy a comfy bed, handy desk, useful chair and more in your new room.
Bathrooms come with showers, basins, mirrors, toilets, towel rails and more.
Camden Town Station – 10-minute walk
Mornington Crescent – 9-minute walk
Kings Cross Station – 14-minute walk
St Pancras International Station – 13-minute walk
Euston Station – 18-minute walk
Raya English Training Centre School – 5-minute walk
TTI School of English – 10-minute walk
Lingua English London – 10-minute walk
EC London – 17-minute walk
ESL Language Studies – 29-minute walk
The Royal Veterinary College – 3-minute walk
Central St Martins – 14-minute walk
University of London – 28-minute walk
Regents University of London – 38-minute walk
Hult International Business School – 33-minute walk
O2 Academy Islington – 29-minute walk
The British Library – 17-minute walk
Camden Market – 13-minute walk
Electric Ballroom – 11-minute walk
Granary Square Water Fountains – 12-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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“Having worked with them since 2013, I can state that London Homestays have always taken care to match our students with suitable host families. They have a very friendly yet professional approach to their work. Our students have enjoyed staying at their homestays. Overall, students say that their host families are attentive and welcoming.”Carl Roberton, Principal, Stafford House School of English
“We at Burlington School have worked with London Homestays since 2014, and I professionally know the team since 2009 when I worked for another company in the education and accommodation industry. Having had the opportunity to work with London Homestays since the company started operations in London, all of the enquiries have been dealt with in a dedicated and timely manner, the team members are customer-oriented and always provide an exceptional accommodation experience to our students. I have no hesitation to recommend London Homestays as excellent accommodation providers and business partners.”Eliane Tomasi, Accommodation & Welfare Officer, Burlington School
“LSC Stanton has been working with London Homestays since 2011 and we are very pleased with the quality of accommodation and service they give to us. We have a good relationship with the team and they are always on hand to deal with any last-minute requests.”Nick Bray, Managing Director, London Study Centre
“Cooperation with London Homestays is always great! We highly appreciate proactive approach and effort to ensure the best possible services for our groups. We always had a great clean accommodation, friendly family and smart local organisers. Students of our groups were satisfied and they enjoyed staying in London very much. We would like to recommend this agency. The whole team is very kind.”Miroslava Foltýnová, Owner, CK Bus Tours
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“Our school from the Czech Republic has had great experiences with London Homestays. They are one of the only hosting agencies who would accept our very young guests (under 12). The host families were generally welcoming, kind, and accommodating. The service provided by the coordinator Kate O’Connor and other admin staff is second to none.”Kate Powers, Vice Principal for English Studies, Sunny Canadian International School
My homestay host Debra transformed my stay into the most amazing experience of my whole life!Florian, student from Belgium: Homestay booking in Zone 3
My stay with my host family makes my time at UK much more fun and exciting! Life is happening!Bao, student from China: Homestay booking in Zone 4+
It was an amazing experience, I’ve found a new home where I feel as comfortable as I do in my own home!Laura, student from France: Homestay booking in Zone 2
Shanghai Chelsea International Consulting (SCIC) has worked with Home from Home many times and they have provided a very professional service.Chan Sen, Director at Shanghai Chelsea International Consulting
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