Ariel view of Imperial's staff accommodation

The apartments at Shinfield Street and Eighty Eight Wood Lane are both located on Imperial’s new White City Campus, a major new hub for research, businesses and partners. The campus forms part of the White City wider regeneration project, which includes new homes, open space, retail and leisure facilities.

White City Amenities

Aerial view of White City Place

White City Place

White City Place, located just a few minutes' walk from the White City campus, is a new creative hub. It provides office space for some of the UK's leading media and technology companies, as well as a range of lifestyle facilities including shops, grocery stores, fitness studios, bakeries, cafes, bars and restaurants. A central plaza hosts a range of events throughout the year as well as regularly rotating street food vendors.

Journey time: 5-minute walk

Shopping bags

Westfield Shopping Centre

Following a recent expansion, Westfield London is now the largest shopping centre in Europe, offering luxury and high street stores, restaurants, bars, cafes, supermarkets, a bowling alley a multi-screen cinema. A new public space will also host various events throughout the year.

Journey time: 15-minute walk

Fruit and vegetable market stall

Shepherd’s Bush Market

Shepherd’s Bush Market, which first opened in 1914, is open daily and sells clothes, groceries, fresh produce and other household goods.

Journey time: 12 minutes by bus

White City Amenities

Portobello Road Market, close to Imperial's Staff Accommodation

Portobello Road Market

The world-famous Portobello Road Market is just a short bus ride away. Stalls include antiques, clothing and groceries.

Journey time: 20 minutes by bus

Wormwood Scrubs Park close to White City

Parks and Open Space

Wormwood Scrubs Park, one of the borough’s largest open spaces at 67 hectares, is just a 10-minute walk away. It offers a range of facilities including children’s play areas, sports pitches, an outdoor gym and the Linford Christie Outdoor Sports Centre.

Holland Park and Kensington Gardens are also within easy reach of White City.

Journey time: 20 minute walk

Ariel view over central London and the Thames

Central London

White City is ideally located to travel to other areas of London. Central London, including Oxford Circus is accessible in just 15 minutes via the central line from White City underground.

Journey time: 15 minutes by tube