Summer accommodation

Please note that none of the accommodation featured on this page is owned by London Metropolitan University. London Metropolitan University does not own or manage any accommodation, therefore we do not process applications for these halls. 

Please contact the accommodation providers directly for any summer enquiries.  

Halls of residence accommodation

Halls of residence are usually full during term time and many students stay over the summer. However, some rooms do become available for short let over summer. Usually, there's a minimum stay period – please see details below.

Prices are known to fluctuate frequently, so please contact the relevant accommodation for exact prices.

Sir John Cass Hall

  • £35 per night 
  • Available dates: 17 June 2019 – August 2019
  • View more information about John Cass Hall

Claredale House

  • £176 to £188 per week (minimum stay of 8 weeks) 
  • £500 deposit
  • Available dates: 17 June 2018 – 31 August 2019
  • View more information about Claredale House

Platt Hall and Writtle House

Helen Graham House

Goldsmiths House

Park House

The Curve residence, Aldgate East – Zone 1

  • Visit The Curve's website or contact London Nest directly on 020 7697 0009 or for enquiries

Smart Student Accommodation

Host Students Summer Accommodation


A four-week minimum stay is normally required.

View more information about iQ.

Liberty Living

Liberty Living is offering summer bookings in four London halls of residence.

View more information about Liberty Living.

Host Victoria Hall – King's Cross

Standard ensuite £330 per week 

For more information please visit the Host Victoria Hall website.

Britannia Student Services

Summer accommodation at International Hall and Nutford House for a single room, including breakfast. Other residences available for a two-week minimum stay are Britannia South BankTufnell House and Chapter Spitalfields.

Unite Students

Unite Students have short term let availability over summer across London.
Visit the short stay page for more information or contact them via the email or phone details below.


Phone: 0300 303 8645 or from overseas on +44 117 302 7497.

University of London halls

University of London's International Hall and Lilian Penson Hall are available throughout the summer for visitors. Self-catered rooms (International Hall) and some ensuite rooms are available (Lilian Penson). Visit the University of London Accommodation for Visitors website for details.

University College London (UCL) halls

Located within easy access to Central London, UCL halls are available over summer. A variety of rooms including ensuite options are available in the UCL halls. Find out more on the UCL halls website

Sanctuary Management

Santuary Management offers a range of accommodation across London.

Alliance House

Dinwiddy House

Paul Robeson House

 Manna Ash House

University of Westminster Halls

Rooms are available in University of Westminster halls over the summer period. Find out more on the University of Westminster Halls website.


Hostels can be an ideal choice of accommodation if you're travelling in a group, or simply want an affordable accommodation without any frills. There are hundreds of hostels located all over London that cater to students and travellers.

Most of the hostels offer online booking, so you can book your rooms before you arrive. However, if searching for hostels online, we also suggest calling the hostel directly before booking (to see if they offer a cheaper rate) and after booking (to check if your booking is confirmed) to ensure a hassle-free stay.

There are several websites that allow you to book your London hostel direct:

  • is one of the most popular hostel search databases providing direct booking facilities.
  •, another popular search database, also allows you to book directly.
  • London Hostels Association (LHA) is a group based in London. It offers affordable rooms all year round. They may also be contacted directly on +44(0) 207 727 5665 or
  • Generator Hostels specialise in boutique and designer hostels to bring affordable luxury and inspiring social experiences.
  • Kayak offer a search engine for hostels in London.

Hotels and bed & breakfasts

Our Accommodation Bureau has a list of hotels and bed & breakfasts located close to both our campuses. Hotels can also be booked online through websites including and

Student sitting at desk on laptop in room at The Arcade Hall of residence.