Summer in halls
Stay over the summer
Imperial students can stay in Woodward in North Acton and Xenia in Waterloo, with availability ranging from one week to the whole summer.
Summer accommodation is available from Thursday 27 June to Sunday 22 September 2019.
Summer Accommodation for Imperial Students
If you're a registered Imperial student planning to stay in London during your summer break, you can stay in Halls. Whether you're looking for a few days or an extended stay, you can enjoy exclusive student rates to make your summer in London enjoyable, convenient and familiar.
Please note that to be eligible for a place in the Summer Halls you must be enrolled as an Imperial student for the duration of your stay. If you are a final year undergraduate at Imperial or not an Imperial student you can book via our Summer Accommodation website. Rooms in Block B in Woodward Buildings (North Acton) and Xenia* (Waterloo) are available from Thursday 27 June until Sunday 22 September 2019.
Applications will be opening shortly - check this page regularly for further information.
During the application process, you will be asked to list your preferences of accommodation. Whilst we try to meet your preferences, please be aware that we cannot guarantee you will get the room preference you list nor for the exact period you have requested. Rooms are provided on a first-come-first-served basis and allocation of specific Halls and rooms are at the discretion of the Accommodation team (based on availability).
*Due to a shortage of short-stay rooms in Xenia, it is extremely likely that short-stay requests will be allocated a room in Woodward.
Weekly rent prices
|Room type||Short stay (5 weeks or less)||Standard stay (over 5 weeks, up to 10 weeks)||Long stay (10+ weeks)|
|Single en suite||£180.20||£160.40||£134.00|
|Twin en suite (per person)||£137.00||£122.00||£102.00|
|Last updated 29/04/2019|
|Room type||Short stay* (5 weeks or less)||Standard stay (over 5 weeks, up to 10 weeks)||Long stay (10+ weeks)|
|Single en suite (<10sqm)||£262.55||£233.60||£195.00|
|Single en suite (>10.1sqm)||£276.05||£245.60||£205.00|
|Twin en suite (per person)||£186.95||£166.40||£139.00|
|Single standard (Band A)||£203.15||£180.80||£151.00|
|Single standard (Band B)||£211.25||£188.00||£157.00|
|Twin standard (Band A, per person)||£158.60||£141.20||£118.00|
|Twin standard (Band B, per person)||£165.35||£147.20||£123.00|
|Last updated 29/04/2019|
More about the Halls
Woodward (Block B)
Woodward Buildings (Block B), located in North Acton, is Imperial's newest hall of residence complex and is part of a vibrant community of 1,600 science and arts students. All Block B rooms are en-suite and you can choose from single or twin. Woodward also features a 24-hour concierge service.
Woodward Buildings are located just two minutes walk from North Acton tube station as well as a short walk from five major bus routes.
- View the Woodward Buildings page for more information and photos
- Take the Woodward Building 360 tour
- View the location on a map
Please note that some of the rooms and kitchens in Woodward Buildings overlook Acton Cemetery. During the summer, Woodward Blocks C & D are let as guest accommodation - please be aware that these residents will also have access to common rooms and other communal facilities.
Xenia is a hall of residence located in the heart of London: Waterloo. Students can be walking along the River Thames in just a matter of minutes, with its famous and iconic backdrop of cultural attractions including the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and the Tate Modern gallery. There are a range of standard, en-suite, single and twin options available.
- View the Xenia Buildings page for more information and photos
- Take the Xenia 360 tour
- View the location on map
Please note that check-in for Xenia is only available 08.00 to 18.00 Monday to Friday and 10.00 to 18.00 on Saturday . Check-ins will not be available outside of these times.