Imagine this. You are bogged down with studies. You spend all your time at the university library trying to complete assignments after assignments. When the day is over, and it’s time to head back home, your despair amplifies because you know you’re headed to that crummy little room you call “home”. You wake up, still as tired as the day before, and rush to university to start this cycle all over again.
Sounds terrible, doesn’t it? Don’t let this be you. Invest in a quality accommodation that has plenty of space and loaded with all the modern amenities. Contrary to popular belief, you do not have to break the bank to find an accommodation that meets this brief. We’ve partnered up with some fantastic student accommodations that provide exquisite rooms at affordable rates.
Here are some of the best student accommodations in Kingston –
3-5 Penrhyn Road Kingston Upon Thames KT1 2BT
About Davidson House
Located on the majestic Penrhyn Road, Davidson House is just a stone’s throw away from the Kingston town centre. What’s more, Kingston University is just a 5-minute walk away from this property. The area offers excellent transportation links with the nearest metro station, and bus stops being only 8-minutes away on foot. You will never experience a dull moment in Kingston, as there are plenty of social events happening all year round.
Davidson House specialises in en-suite rooms and studio rooms. You can tell that these rooms are high-quality, thanks to their size and the sheer number of amenities that are offered. Expect to find a WiFi connection, a double bed and a wardrobe in every room. This student accommodation also provides a host of communal amenities such as a lounge area, a study area, bike storage and a games room. Students who have their own vehicle can park their cars at the designated parking spaces of Davidson House.
£185 – £250/week
Quebec House 1 Cromwell Road Kingston Upon Thames KT2 6BJ
About Quebec House
Quebec House does one thing brilliantly. They have the best studio rooms in all of Kingston. Their studio rooms come in 5 variants – Bronze Studio, Silver Studio, Gold Studio, Platinum Studio and Platinum Studio Plus. All these rooms come equipped with a WiFi connection, a study desk & chair and a wardrobe. Additionally, each room has a flat-screen TV. For people who value their privacy and need a lot of space, Platinum Studio Plus is the room for you.
This student accommodation offers residents many modern amenities that include a communal area, a smoking area, coffee machines, contents insurance, bike storage and a lounge area. Some of the nearest universities include St Mary’s University, Twickenham, Roehampton University and Kingston University. Students can cure their hunger pangs at one of the many restaurants, cafes and pubs in the area like Ranya Restaurant, Starbucks and Cornerstone.
£195 – £250/week
ViBe Student Living 66-70 Cambridge Rd Kingston upon Thames, KT1 3LA
About ViBe Student Living
At ViBe Student Living, you will be spoilt for choice as there is a variety of rooms up for grabs. This student accommodation proffers en-suite rooms and studio rooms at affordable prices. You will have all your basic necessities such as a WiFi connection, an electric stove and a television in every room. A striking feature of ViBe Student Living is their lovely barbeque area. Besides this, students can take advantage of the social events, the on-site gym, the garden, the communal area and even contents insurance.
Kingston University is the nearest university that is just a 5-minute drive away. Getting around the town is a breeze, thanks to the public transport stations located nearby. You have the Cambridge Grove bus stop and the Norbiton train station right around the corner. For some weekend relaxation, students can head to Knights Court, Coronation Stone or Huntfun Kingston upon the Thames.
£204 – £260/week
Viridian Studios 2 Old London Rd Kingston upon Thames KT2 6SN
About Viridian Studios
Who wouldn’t want to live in the heart of the town centre? Viridian Studios is an amazing student accommodation that emphasises on room quality and hospitality. Be sure to find a WiFi connection, a bookshelf and wooden flooring in every room. This property also provides laundry services at nominal costs. Additional amenities include 24/7 dedicated support, electronic key fob entry system, parcel receipt service, social events and CCTV security system.
You will find many students of Kingston University living at Viridian Studios. This is mainly because it takes only 4-minutes to reach Kingston University. Students have plenty of opportunities to let their hair down on weekends as there are many restaurants, museums, nightclubs and shopping malls within the city centre area.
£239 – £330/week
1 Penrhyn Road Kingston Upon Thames London KT1 2BT
About One Penrhyn Road
One Penrhyn Road provides international and domestic students accommodation in the heart of Kingston Upon Thames, just minutes from the University of Kingston’s Penrhyn Road campus. Students can choose from a wide range of studio rooms that are stacked with modern facilities like a WiFi connection, a radiator/AC and even an electric stove. Besides this, students have access to amenities such as vending machines, smoking room, social events, games room, bike storage and a garden.
The property also has an elevator to save weary students the hassle of climbing stairs. Students can explore London, as Central London is only 25-minutes away from this property. The popularity of restaurants such as Nando’s, The Ram and Stein’s Kingston have transformed them into major student hangout hubs,
£165 – £356/week