Paddington residence

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Key Info
  • Just a short walk from zone 1 Paddington Station, this residence offers affordable accommodation in one of London's most convenient areas. The accommodation is located within a traditional Georgian townhouse which was completely refurbished in late 2018.
  • The residence offers self-catered accommodation for up to 87 guests with facilities including a common room, a quiet study area and on-site laundry. Utility bills are included in the price of the room, as are Wi-Fi and basic contents insurance.

Location

This stylish budget residence is nestled in the shadow of London Paddington Station, close to a wide range of popular bars, restaurants and cafes. Within walking distance, you will find London Paddington, Royal Oak, Queensway and Bayswater stations (all Zone 1) as well as regular bus routes providing great access to all of central London and beyond.

The area is famous for its elegant Georgian architecture and is close to the Kensington Gardens section of Hyde Park which includes The Italian Gardens, The Serpentine and The Princess Diana Memorial. Locally you will find popular tourist attractions such as Marble Arch, Regent’s Canal and the picturesque area of Little Venice with its colourful canal boats, swans, quirky waterside cafes, cosy pubs and charming restaurants.

Click here for our informative location guide on Bayswater

Features

The accommodation is a cross between a student residence and a high-end hostel and was completely refurbished in late 2018 through 2019. This means that it is able to offer simple stylish living, in one of London’s most expensive areas at an affordable price.

Paddington Residence offers self-catering accommodation for up to 87 guests in a combination of one, two, three and multiple bedded dorm style rooms. There is a TV room, fully equipped communal kitchens, an on-site laundry, and a quiet study area. Utility bills, Wi-Fi, basic contents insurance and even a cleaning service are all included in the price of the room. The residence is fully secure with a 24-hour reception/security team, CCTV and a safe in every room.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bedding pack
  • Bills Included
  • CCTV
  • Cleaning Service
  • Common Room
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Security
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

The Paddington residence has a range of en-suite and non en-suite rooms (with shared bathroom).

More details below:

Paddington - Single Non En Suite (30 Weeks+)
Paddington - Single Non En Suite (30 Weeks+)

This is a single non-en-suite room with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has a comfortable single bed, a wardrobe, drawers, and sink with vanity unit. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £229 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Paddington - Single Non En Suite (12 Weeks+)
Paddington - Single Non En Suite (12 Weeks+)

This is a single non-en-suite room with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has a comfortable single bed, a wardrobe, drawers, and sink with vanity unit. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £239 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Paddington - Single Non En Suite
Paddington - Single Non En Suite

This is a single non-en-suite room with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has a comfortable single bed, a wardrobe, drawers, and sink with vanity unit. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £249 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite (30 Weeks+)
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite (30 Weeks+)

This is a twin non-en-suite room which is perfect for sharing. It comes with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has two comfortable single beds, wardrobes, drawers and a shared sink with shaving/vanity unit. Each twin room comes with an in-room safe to keep your personal belongs and documents secure. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £169 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • 2 Single Beds
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite (12 Weeks+)
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite (12 Weeks+)

This is a twin non-en-suite room which is perfect for sharing. It comes with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has two comfortable single beds, wardrobes, drawers and a shared sink with shaving/vanity unit. Each twin room comes with an in-room safe to keep your personal belongs and documents secure. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £179 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • 2 Single Beds
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite
Paddington - Twin Non En Suite

This is a twin non-en-suite room which is perfect for sharing. It comes with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has two comfortable single beds, wardrobes, drawers and a shared sink with shaving/vanity unit. Each twin room comes with an in-room safe to keep your personal belongs and documents secure. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 01 Sep 2020

Price From: £189 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • 2 Single Beds
Paddington - Triple Non En Suite
Paddington - Triple Non En Suite

This is a triple non-en-suite room which is perfect for sharing or for staying on a budget and meeting new people. It comes with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has three comfortable single beds, wardrobes, drawers and a shared sink with shaving/vanity unit. Each triple room comes with an in-room safe to keep your personal belongs and documents secure. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 31 Dec 2019

Price From: £149 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • 3 Single Beds
Paddington - Dorm Non En Suite
Paddington - Dorm Non En Suite

This is a multiple non-en-suite room which is perfect for sharing or for staying on a budget and meeting new people. It comes with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has several comfortable single beds, wardrobes, drawers and a shared sink with shaving/vanity unit. Each multiple room comes with an in-room safe for each person to keep your personal belongs and documents secure. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available from: 20 Aug 2019 - 31 Dec 2019

Price From: £139 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Shared Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • 4 or More Beds

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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.

Is there a damage deposit for this residence?

Yes, please note that a damage deposit of £200 will be taken by the residence when you check-in. The residence will refund the deposit after your stay providing your room has not been damaged and the rules of the residence have been observed during your stay. The arrangement of the damage deposit is between you and the accommodation supplier (the residence). Please ask the residence upon check-in for the full terms and conditions on the arrangement and for details on how and when the deposit will be refunded.

For the non en-suite rooms, how many people share bathroom facilities?

Generally speaking, between 5 and 6 people share the bathroom facilities at 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 Single rooms and the Shared room types?

Both rooms have shared bathroom facilities on each floor of the residence. Single rooms are not shared, whereas Twin, Triple and Quad rooms are shared with other members of the same sex. 

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.

Which London train stations are located near this residence?

Bayswater Station – 5-minute walk
Queensway Station – 8-minute walk
Lancaster Gate Station – 11-minute walk
Paddington Station – 11-minute walk
Notting Hill Gate Station – 16-minute walk

Which London universities are located near this residence?

University of Westminster – 18-minute train journey
University of London – 26-minute train journey
University College London – 26-minute train journey
London South Bank University – 35-minute train journey

Which London language schools are located near this residence?

London School of English – 11-minute walk
International House London – 24-minute train journey
English School EC London – 25-minute train journey
Tti School of English – 30-minute train journey
DZ English Courses, Dagmara Zimnoch – 32-minute train journey

Which London tourist attractions are located near this residence?

Marble Arch – 14-minute train journey
Trafalgar Squared – 24-minute train journey
The Sherlock Holmes Museum – 25-minute bus journey
Madame Tussauds London – 25-minute bus journey
Big Ben – 25-minute train journey

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