Westferry residence

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Key Info
  • Benefiting from being just a couple of minutes from Westferry Station and just a short walk from Canary Wharf, this is an excellent option for those wishing for life in an expensive part of London but at an affordable price.
  • The accommodation is a mix between a student residence and a hostel. The building offers a combination of en suite and shared bathroom bedrooms. All guests have access to a shared fully-equipped kitchen, use of the on-site gym and Wi-Fi throughout the building. If you are looking for comfortable but basic accommodation in a fantastic location at a great price.

Location

Located on the edge of the river Thames, Westferry is ideally located to reach Central London. Canary Wharf is just a short walk away, ideal for shopping or a coffee in one of its cafés overlooking the river. Billingsgate Market and the O2 Arena are just a short trip across the river with its restaurants, entertainment, and world class concert venues.

Travel a little further and you have the beautiful village of Greenwich, home of the National Maritime Museum and the Royal Observatory. You can even use your Oyster card and start your journey home with a trip on the Emirates Cable Car which goes back across the Thames taking in some fantastic river views.

Features

Rated as one of the best value residences in London, guests staying here receive some great facilities for a very reasonable price. The residence offers a range of rooms including single or twin en suite, rooms with shared facilities and dormitory rooms.

There is a large communal kitchen, an eating area with seats, a table and a TV. This is a great place to relax and meet new people. There is high-speed Wi-Fi available in all bedrooms and throughout the building. Guests even benefit from an onsite fully equipped gym.

Each room is protected by 24-hour electric key fob access. There is CCTV throughout the building and an on-site security team.

What's Included

  • Basic Contents Insurance
  • Bills Included
  • CCTV
  • Cleaning Service
  • Cooking Facilities
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Maintenance Team
  • On-site Gym
  • Secure Door Entry
  • Vending Machines
  • Wi-Fi

Room Pricing & Availability

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

More details below:

Westferry - Single En Suite
Westferry - Single En Suite

This is a single en-suite room with access to a shared kitchen. The room has a comfortable single bed, a desk area and a private bathroom. There is also storage space for your clothes including a wardrobe. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available: 20 Nov 2017 - 31 Aug 2018

Price From: £259 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free W-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Westferry - Single Non En Suite
Westferry - Single Non En Suite

This is a single bedroom with access to a shared bathroom and a shared kitchen. The room has a comfortable single bed and a desk area with chair. There is also storage space for your clothes including a wardrobe. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available: 20 Nov 2017 - 31 Aug 2018

Price From: £239 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • Multiple Flatmates

  • Single Bed
Westferry - Twin En Suite
Westferry - Twin En Suite

This is a twin en-suite room with two single beds and access to a shared kitchen. The room has two comfortable single beds, two desk areas and a private bathroom shared between the two people occupying the room. There is also storage space for your clothes including a wardrobe. There is free Wi-Fi in each bedroom and throughout the building.

Available: 20 Nov 2017 - 31 Aug 2018

Price From: £325 per week
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  • Bills Included

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Storage Space

  • Shared Kitchen

  • Private Bathroom

  • 2-4 Flatmates

  • Two Single 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 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.

What type of rooms are available?

En-suite and non en-suite singles and twins are available for short term or long term bookings. A TV area, study room and your own lockable kitchen space allow you to live life in the heart of London the way that you choose.

Single Room

Completely private room, with quality bed, wardrobe, drawers and sink with vanity unit. Davies Court also provides en suite singles, which includes your own private toilet and shower.

Twin Room

Room shared with someone else of the same sex, each person having a quality bed, wardrobe, drawers and share a sink with shaving and vanity unit. These twins also include a toilet and a shower.

Where is the residence located?

Canary Wharf is a short walk, for shopping, cafés and restaurants or to catch a two minute train to the O2 Arena. There is also a station 200 metres away at Westferry (Zone 2) DLR station.

What can I book?

En-suite singles, twins, and non en-suite singles are available for short term or long term bookings.  A TV area, study room and your own lockable kitchen space allow you to live life in the heart of London the way that you choose.

Is it affordable?

The prices are among the best in London including all bills, contents insurance, 20MB Wi-Fi and LAN internet with Freeview TV access for every guest.

How much is the booking fee?

For bookings of less than 4 full weeks a booking fee of £50 will be added to the invoice.

Is the residence secure?

The residence has 24 hour key fob access and CCTV, whilst a porter is on duty throughout the night. Rooms and communal areas are serviced regularly.

Do I need to pay a damage/key deposit?

There is a refundable damage deposit or £300 and a key deposit of £30 to be paid directly to the residence prior to arrival. This deposit will be refunded at checkout assuming, of course, that the room has not been damaged and you have not lost the key of course.

Can I meet new people?

The experienced team focus on creating accommodation with a family atmosphere for all of their guests.  Shared kitchens are a great place to meet new friends in London.

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