So you want to live in London?

London is home to more than 500,000 students, and there is a suitable range of accommodation available to match.

From flats in the heart of London to all-inclusive accommodation a bit further out, there is a wide variety of choice available, all within close proximity to our south London base.

The private accommodations listed below are great options for any School of Journalism trainee in London, giving you the chance to enjoy student life while studying on the number one journalism degree in the country!

We are not affiliated with any company listed below and do not provide in-house accommodation.

iQ Hammersmith, London

Just one-minute walk from the well-serviced Hammersmith Tube Station, this building gives you great access to transport and is well situated for enjoying beautiful areas like Kew Gardens and Richmond Park and the legendary museums of South Kensington.

Travel: 40 minutes by tube and train
Price: £384-693 per week
Phone: 0208 912 5020 

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Wellington Lodge (Unite Students)

Wellington Lodge is in a fantastic Zone 1 location, close to many of London’s most popular attractions. The property has excellent transport links with Waterloo station just five minutes from the property for Bakerloo, Jubilee and Northern underground lines, and a large number of bus routes in the area. 

Travel: 40 minutes by train
Price: £399 – £425 per week
Phone: 0300 303 8645 

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Quebec House (Fresh Student Living)

Our rooms at Quebec House offer private student accommodation close to Kingston city centre. These stylish studio apartments are well appointed and perfectly positioned for easy access to the station, buses and the dining and shopping distractions of the Rotunda complex.

Travel: 15 minutes by train
Price: £269-£320 per week
Phone: 0208 547 0646 

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Walmsley Studios (Unite Students)

Walmsley Studios is a bright, peaceful, modern residence close to underground stations including Angel, Farringdon, and King’s Cross. The residence offers premium all-inclusive accommodation and an on-site gym.

Price: £419 – £482 per week
Travel: 1hr 6 mins by train
Phone: 020 7398 7430 

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Chapter Ealing 

Price: £269-£474 per week
Travel: 55 mins by train
Phone: 0208 138 2030

Situated in the vibrant community of North Acton, just a few steps from the tube station, our Ealing student accommodation combines high-end city living with easy access to central London and beyond. 

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Chapter White City 

Price: £369- £574per week
Travel: 55 mins by train
Phone: 020 3675 9229

Chapter White City provides student accommodation with spacious social spaces, study areas and an outdoor courtyard. It’s also located just one tube stop away from the World-famous Westfield shopping centre. 

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Davidson House (Fresh Student Living)

Located on Penryhn Road, just a few minutes from the town centre, Davidson House is in a prime position to make the most of student life in Kingston. With an exciting range of en-suite rooms arranged in apartments and en-suite studios, Davidson House is the perfect place to call home. Everything at has been carefully designed for student life.

Travel: 30 minutes by train
Price: £260-£305 per week
Phone: 0203 763 1977

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ViBe Student Living (CRM students)

ViBe Student Living ticks all the boxes for your ideal student accommodation; with 32″ smart TVs in every room, a state-of-the-art gym, cinema room and landscaped outdoor space, ViBe Student Living has everything to enable you to enjoy an incredible student experience. Just a 15-minute walk from Kingston town centre – and under a mile to the train station, offering fast and regular services into central London, the location really couldn’t be better too.

Travel: 25 minutes by train
Price: £255 – £375 per week
Phone: 0330 111 6020

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Kingston Plaza (Fresh Students)

Kingston Plaza remains a popular choice with students and is located on the outskirts of Kingston City Centre, just a short walk from the town centre and transport connections to the universities and Central London. With three studio-types to choose from Kingston Plaza offers you a choice of outstanding studio rooms and boasts impressive communal spaces, making it ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

Travel: 25 minutes by train
Price: £299 – £335 per week
Phone: 0844 371 5608

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Ravenscourt House 

Easy access to central London and beyond
with excellent transport links within a 5 minutes walk. A leafy, historical neighbourhood, close
to some of London’s best shopping
and museums. 

Travel: 40 minutes by train
Price: £355-439 per week
Phone: 0203 929 1959

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Chelsea Lightfoot Hall

Living at Lightfoot Hall means you’re only a short distance away from Harrods and Chelsea Football Club, ideal for shopaholics and football fans. If you’re feeling fancy you’ve got The Ivy right opposite your accommodation too, so you can splash out on a scrumptious meal for yourself and your friends.

Travel: 1 hour by train
Price: £189 – £449 per week
Phone: 0207 823 3600

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