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Where to live


The majority of King’s residences are in central London, and most are close to King’s teaching campuses. All are within the London Travel Zones 1 and 2.

Accommodation Services offers a wide range of accommodation:

  • Self-catered halls of residence
  • Apartments: self-catering for four to eleven students; each room with en-suite shower and WC
  • Studios: self-contained units with en-suite shower/WC and kitchenette
  • Intercollegiate Halls: all full-time King’s students can also apply for a place in one of the seven University of London Intercollegiate halls, which offer catered accommodation and a valuable opportunity to mix with students from other colleges.
  • New for 2014 entry: Champion Hill Residence

All King’s residences are non-smoking and provide CCTV, security, swipe card access and laundry facilities. Some provide bed linen. A limited number of places may be available in single sex accommodation.

Student at the Hamstead Residence

Accommodation for couples

The College has limited accommodation for couples, ranging from double rooms (some with en-suite facilities) in a residence or student house, to self-contained studios and 1-bedroom flats. Couple accommodation is also available at some of the Intercollegiate Halls. Only one of the couple needs to be a King's student. Please see 'My Accommodation ~ Entry 2014' (pdf, 1.78MB) for further details. A list of residences in which couple accommodation is available can be found in the drop-down menu below.

Couple Accommodation - 2014 Entry

The residences in which couple accommodation is available are listed below:

Accommodation for families with children

Regrettably, King's has no accommodation for families with children.

Students with children are advised to look into the family accommodation options in the drop-down menu below and/or consider private rented accommodation.

Family Accommodation Options

The residences/housing associations listed below offer some family accommodation.  Please contact each provider directly to find out more.

Students are strongly advised not to bring dependants with them to London until they have found somewhere suitable for them to live.

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