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iQ City

From £388 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
11 Bastwick Street London EC1V 3AQ United Kingdom
Distance from City, University of London
7 mins
7 mins
3 mins
Dual Occupancy
January Intake
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Introducing iQ City


iQ City is a student accommodation in London that offers a diverse array of student housing options, including cosy en suites, stylish studios, and spacious apartments. Whether you prefer the peace and quiet of living solo or the lively atmosphere of sharing with friends or flatmates, iQ City has got you covered. London, a city that captivates the hearts of many, has become a cherished home to over 350,000 international students annually. Its vibrant culture and endless opportunities make it an unparalleled destination for students seeking to broaden their horizons and create unforgettable memories.

London, crowned as the best student city by QS 2021, welcomes international students to a lively and multifaceted community that never sleeps! As one of the most alluring cities in the United Kingdom, London beckons with its stunning world heritage sites, cozy pubs, enriching museums, and endless delights to explore. Living in London as a student means immersing yourself in a dynamic and thrilling lifestyle that mirrors the city's unique energy.

London is a true melting pot of diversity, a multinational city that spoils students with an array of entertainment options. No matter your interests, London has something special in store for you to make your student life an unforgettable adventure.


iQ City boasts a prime location near an array of amazing eateries, cafes, and bars. From Manteca to Burger Beyond Shoreditch and Tortilla Islington, these culinary hotspots are a feast for the senses, all within walking distance. Weekends delight patrons as they can kick back and relax at Home Bar and Simmons Bar, indulging in delicious cocktails and beers. For music lovers, the neighbourhood nightclub XOYO hosts popular DJs, delivering a thrilling party experience.

Exploring London's neighbourhood shops and city malls is an adventure, as they offer a vast selection of foods and beverages from practically every country in the world. As a student in London, you'll be amazed by the diverse culinary landscape surrounding you. The opportunities to tantalise your taste buds are endless, ensuring that every meal is an unforgettable experience.


The University of London is just a leisurely 6-minute stroll away from iQ City, making it an ideal choice for students seeking convenience and accessibility. With buses and the subway easily accessible, exploring other colleges and iconic landmarks such as St. Paul's Cathedral and The Barbican is a breeze. Shoreditch and Hoxton are also within reach, providing endless opportunities to discover new neighbourhoods and experiences.

London's transportation system is the backbone of the city, and the tube is undoubtedly your best friend when it comes to travelling. Direct trains to nearly all of the city's universities are readily available, ensuring that you never have to worry about being late for class. The Aldersgate St. bus stop, which is a stone's throw away from the train station, is the closest stop to iQ City, making it the most convenient and comfortable student accommodation option in London.


iQ City is all about providing the best modern living experience for students, with double beds, elegant study tables, private bathrooms, and modular shared kitchens in every room and apartment. You'll feel right at home with luxurious living areas that are perfect for relaxing or hosting friends. Plus, state-of-the-art amenities like a gym, an outdoor courtyard, a game area with pool and ping pong, and a large lounge with plush couches and a contemporary dining room will make your student life even more enjoyable.

At iQ City, you won't have to worry about any extra expenses, as all-inclusive bills and contents insurance are included in the rent. You'll have access to laundry facilities and high-speed, free wifi, so you can focus on your studies and enjoy your downtime. The rooms also come equipped with a special heating system, ensuring your comfort during the colder months.

Room Type:

Students can pick from fully furnished and spacious flats. iQ City is divided into different room types, such as en-suite rooms, studios, private apartments, and much more. To increase comfort, this accommodation also has around-the-clock staffing with top-notch amenities. 

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
City, University of London - Northampton Square Campus 1.2 Old Street Tube Station 0.2 St. Luke's Church 0.2
London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) - Holborn Campus 1.7 Barbican Tube Station 0.9 Charles Dickens Museum 1.2
University College London (UCL) - Bloomsbury Campus 2.0 Angel Tube Station 1.0 The Postal Museum 1.3
King's College London - Strand Campus 2.1 King's Cross St Pancras Railway/Tube Station 1.1 Exmouth Market 1.4
Imperial College London - South Kensington Campus 4.6 Farringdon Tube Station 1.2 The British Library 1.8

Price Trend

Gold Studio Plus
Gold Studio Plus
Silver Studio Plus
Platinum Studio Plus
Bronze Two Bed Apartment Plus
Bronze One Bed Apartment Plus
Silver Two Bed Apartment Plus
Bronze Two Bed Apartment
Bronze One Bed Apartment
Silver One Bed Apartment
Gold One Bed Apartment
Bronze En Suite
Gold En Suite
Gold Two Bed Apartment
Bronze Studio
Bronze Studio Plus
Silver Studio
Platinum Studio
Silver One Bed Apartment Plus
Bronze En Suite Plus
Gold Two Bed Apartment Plus
Gold En Suite Plus
Platinum 2 Bed Apartment Plus
Silver Ensuite Plus
Bronze One Bed Apartment Plus
Silver En Suite
Silver Two Bed Apartment
Platinum Two Bed Apartment
Gold Studio

Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


11 Bastwick Street London EC1V 3AQ United Kingdom

Room Types in iQ City

Generic Room
Gold Studio Plus
  • Double-bedFree Dual Occupancy
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • BedSmall Double Bed
  • Room-size17.0-18.0 Sqm. Area
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0751 week£515 / week£325
2024-01-0634 week£563 / week£300
Generic Room
Silver Studio Plus
  • Double-bedFree Dual Occupancy
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • BedSingle Bed
  • Room-size16.0-18.0 Sqm. Area
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2024-09-0742 week£543 / week£325
2024-09-0751 week£493 / week£325
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What to expect at iQ City

Free Laundry
Electric Stove
Utility Bills Included
Social Events
24x7 Dedicated Support
Contents Insurance
Communal Relaxing & Study Area

iQ City Reviews

Value of Services

Nicoleta Dunas | Anglia Ruskin University, London - East India Building

Dec 9, 2020

The flats are really lovely


Adam Arany | London Metropolitan University

Dec 9, 2020

Fantastic facilities, friendly staff and perfect location

iQ City FAQs

Yes, you can specify where you would like your room to be – from those which are still available – at the time you book.

Yes. If you’d like to share with friends, you can find and select rooms in the same flat on our booking portal. Alternatively, please speak to a member of the site team and they will be happy to help you.


No, all iQ accommodation is non-smoking. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas. Please do not smoke anywhere near other residents’ windows, as the unwelcome smell of smoke can drift into their rooms.

No, drugs are not permitted and prohibited items will be confiscated. The tenancy agreement gives iQ the right to confiscate substances, including ‘legal highs’ without the consent of the resident.

Yes. It's your home so you can have guests staying over occasionally, but we would ask you to respect your fellow residents and let your site team know. You are responsible for the behaviour of any guests you bring to your iQ site.

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