Students outside building

At a glance

  • 253 bed spaces
  • £132 - 273 per week
  • 39 week licence
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These page have information for the 2023-24 academic year. Details of options available for the 2024-25 academic year will be available in the coming months.

Holbein, Southwell and Willis Jackson residences in Evelyn Gardens are available for returning undergraduate students and, alongside Parsons House and Xenia, provide an alternative to private accommodation after your first year. Around 250 rooms in Evelyn Gardens are available for returning undergraduate students for the 2023-24 academic year.

A short walking distance from South Kensington campus, Evelyn Gardens is set around a traditional London townhouse square. It provides a safe and managed halls environment to live in but with a more independent support system for residents. 

This accommodation is offered for 39 weeks.

Applications for continuing undergraduate accommodation 2023/24 are now closed.

outside of Evelyn Gardens

Caption: Entrance to Evelyn Gardens

Residents at Evelyn Gardens will have access to the accommodation's own garden

Caption: Residents at Evelyn Gardens will have access to the accommodation's own garden

Evelyn Gardens

Caption: The Victorian townhouse accommodation at Evelyn Gardens is set around a private square in Chelsea, close to Gloucester Road tube station

bedroom

Caption: A refurbished bedroom at Evelyn Gardens

bedroom

Caption: A refurbished bedroom at Evelyn Gardens

Mock up bedroom at Evelyn Gardens

Caption: A refurbished bedroom at Evelyn Gardens

Evelyn Gardens

Caption: Evelyn Gardens refurbished kitchen

Evelyn Gardens kitchen

Caption: Evelyn Gardens refurbished kitchen

A mock up study bedroom at Evelyn Gardens showing the type of finish the refurbishment hopes to achieve

Caption: A refurbished bedroom at Evelyn Gardens

Social room

Caption: Refurbished social room at Evelyn Gardens

social room

Caption: Refurbished social room at Evelyn Gardens

Evelyn Gardens in more detail

Room types and rents

The rents for 2023-24 are:

 
Type of roomNumber of bed spacesWeekly rent
Standard single - less than 8sqm  9 £195
Standard single - between 8.1 and 15sqm  108 £221
Standard single - between 15.1 and 20sqm 99  £242
Ensuite single - less than 15sqm £231
Ensuite single - between 15.1 and 20sqm  12 £248
Premium standard single - 20sqm and over  16 £255
Premium ensuite single - 20sqm and over  4 £273
Accessible - 20sqm and over   2 £132
 
Evelyn Gardens rents

All Evelyn Gardens lets are 39-week contracts. Rent includes utility bills, internet access, basic contents insurance, maintenance and communal cleaning.

Features and facilities

FEATURES AND FACILITIES
Room  
  • Telephone and wired internet access in all study bedrooms
  • Shared bathrooms and shower rooms on each floor or ensuite rooms available - these are generally shared by 3-4 students each and there are washbasins in each study bedroom 
  • Each study bedroom has individual internet and telephone access
  • All rooms <15sqm will have standard single beds (3’0” x 6’3”, 90 x 190cm) and all rooms >15sqm will have standard double beds (4’6” x 6’3”, 135 x 190cm)

Kitchen and common areas  
  • Kitchens on each floor with shared fridges and freezers
  • Individual food storage cupboard
  • Common rooms with TV, football table, pool table and wireless internet
  • Fully equipped cashless laundry rooms
  • Access to communal gardens
  • Rostered cleaning service of kitchens, communal bathrooms and bedrooms - kitchens are cleaned 3 times a week, bedrooms are cleaned once a month and shared bathrooms and shower rooms are cleaned every weekday.
Other features and facilities  
  • Secure swipe card access with front entrance CCTV 
  • 24-hour reception and concierge service
  • Non-smoking 
  • No lifts but accessible rooms and facilities are available 
  • 51-week contracts 
  • Self-catered accommodation 
  • Secure swipe card access
  • 24-hour front entrance CCTV
  • Please note there is no secure bike storage at Evelyn Gardens.
On-site support  
  • Your first port of call for any assistance will be the 24-hour reception manned by Village staff during the day and by concierge staff out of hours  
  • There will also be a team of Resident Assistants on hand to provide any advice and support you may need
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Location

Addresses:

Holbein
61-63 Evelyn Gardens
London, SW7 3BQ
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Southwell
51-60 Evelyn Gardens
London, SW7 3BH 
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Willis Jackson
64-69 Evelyn Gardens
London, SW7 3BQ 
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Evelyn Gardens is set in a pleasant residential area around private gardens in Chelsea. It is a short walk from South Kensington and Gloucester Road tube stations, within easy reach of the shops, bars and restaurants of Chelsea, and a 15 minute walk from the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum.