Mile End Residence (Scape East)

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Key Info
  • Located in East London, just 300 metres away from Mile End Underground Station and situated directly opposite Queen Mary University, this modern purpose-built residence is right in the heart of student life in East London. Benefiting from a number of excellent facilities and offering over 500 amazingly designed studios, this is a premium option for student life in East London.
  • Each studio has a private en-suite bathroom and cooking facilities within the room. All studios are expertly and individually designed, with clean lines and bursts of colour, a theme that can be found throughout the building from the excellent gym to the onsite restaurants and private study areas.

Local Area

With over 15,000 students studying locally at Queen Mary University of London, this residence is located in a neighbourhood with a thriving student community. Mile End has been close to the heart of the regeneration of East London which means it now finds itself as one of the most fashionable areas of London complete with a variety of shops, restaurants and bars.

This isn’t just a student and party area, it is also one of the greenest parts of London, between Victoria and Mile End parks and alongside the Regent Canal. This allows students to experience the quieter side of London, while also experiencing the benefits of being in a city like London.


This large, modern, purpose built residence is superbly equipped with a number of high-end facilities and features that would be more commonly found in a luxury apartment block than in student accommodation.

Every one of the 588 en suite rooms in the building is a ‘studio’ meaning that each room comes equipped with a mini kitchen. If you prefer cooking with friends, you can use the large communal kitchen complete with widescreen TV. In addition to this, you’ll find two on site restaurants, a lounge with a wide screen TV and bean bags, ideal for film nights. Guests staying at this residence also receive free membership to the excellent on site gym.

What's Included

  • Bills Included
  • Cable TV
  • CCTV
  • Cleaning Service
  • Common Room
  • Concierge
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Gym
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library Study Area
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Restaurant/Cafe
  • On-site Security
  • Outdoor Area
  • Pool Table
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Table Tennis
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Mile End residence offers studio rooms.

More details below:

Mile End - Single Studio
Mile End - Single Studio

This is a single en-suite studio. The room has a comfortable bed, a desk area, and private bathroom. There is also a wardrobe for your clothes and shelves. The studio is fully equipped with a private kitchenette and has a breakfast bar. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 19 May 2018 - 15 Sep 2018

Price From: £299 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




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?

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

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.

Can I store my bike?

Yes, there are secure and sheltered spaces for your bicycle.

When can I arrive?

Check in is usually from 2pm on the day of arrival. We know that flights do not always arrive at convenient times, therefore there is a 24 hours fully manned reception desk. This enables you to arrive at a time that is convenient for you.

Where can I eat?

You can cook using the Kitchenette in your studio room or with friends in the communal kitchen. Or if you want someone else to do the cooking, why not eat in one of the two onsite restaurants?

What is in my room?

Each of the 588 en suite studio rooms contains:

  • Cosy bed
  • Large study desk
  • Private kitchen
  • En suite bathroom with power shower
  • High speed Wi-Fi internet
  • Lots of storage space
  • Mini fridge
  • Combination microwave/ grill

Is the residence safe?

With a 24 hour reception desk, on site security and CCTV present throughout the building, this is one of the most secure student residences in London.

What London train stations are near the residence?

Mile End Station – 5-minute walk
Stepney Green Underground Station – 8-minute walk
Bethnal Green Underground Station – 20-minute walk
Whitechapel Station – 22-minute walk
Limehouse Station – 17-minute walk

What London language schools are near the residence?

TFL English Language Centre – 12-minute walk
Westbourne Academy School of English – 21-minute walk
The London Language Foundation – 19-minute walk
Britannia School of English – 19-minute walk
BSGS College – 23-minute walk

What London Universities are near the residence?

Queen Mary University – 2-minute walk
London Metropolitan University – 29-minute walk
Hult International Business School – 31-minute walk
Coventry University London – 37-minute walk
Istituto Marangoni London – 33-minute walk

What London tourist attractions are located near the residence?

Chinese Pagoda – 17-minute walk
Brick Lane Market – 33-minute walk
Victoria Park – 20-minute walk
Tower of London – 44-minute walk
Chisenhale Gallery – 16-minute walk

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