Below is a list of companies that provide services such as homestay accommodation, serviced apartments, student bedding packs, house finding services or guarantor services for students searching for or moving into private accommodation.

Please be aware that these service providers have not been visited or vetted in any way by the Student Accommodation Office and you therefore should use them at your own risk.

Other service providers

Dale House
35 Dale Street
Manchester, M1 2HF

Tel: 0800 078 9659
Web: is the home of student accommodation. Here you will find: student houses, flats, halls, housemates, accommodation guides and other useful information. Live support is also on hand to assist you find the right place to live. The service is 100% free for students. 



Blueground                         Logo                                                                                                                                                                                             

1 Ashley Road                                                                                                 
Altrincham Cheshire
WA14 2DT

Tel: +44 203 745 9690



Cheval Harrington Court – Serviced Apartments

Cheval Harrington Court – Serviced Apartments company logo

13 Harrington Rd
South Kensington

Tel: +44 (0) 7711591827

easyStorage - student storage that comes to your door


Tel: 0800 061 4091

Moving to a new house? Going back home for the term? Taking that sabbatical leave you always wanted? We’ll help!

With easyStorage, you do not have to lift a finger; just sit back and relax while we take care of your belongings. We come and collect your goods from your house - we store them – we return them when you need them. We can even help you pack.

No renting vans or playing Tetris trying to fit all your items inside the storage room. easy! What’s not to love?

Quote 25IMPERIAL for £25 off your first month. Call us on 0800 061 4091 or book online at:

Housing Hand

Housing Hand 

7 Henrietta Street, 
Covent Garden,

Tel: +44 (0)207 205 2625

Housing Hand provides a Rent Guarantor Service for UK and international students.


  • Secure the property of your choice – majority of landlords and letting agents will require a Guarantor to secure the property.
  • Pay your rent monthly or instalments instead of having to pay 6-12 months in advance if you do not have a qualifying UK based Guarantor.
  • Protect yourself from the risks associated with paying such a large amount upfront.
  • Have your paperwork and legal documents checked.
  • Free access to our House Finder Service.
  • Pay our Housing Hand fee upfront or in monthly instalments. is a student accommodation search engine, dedicated to helping users find student accommodation across the UK.

Search, compare and contact properties without ever having to create a user account. 







 SearchSmartly is a free property search platform that will help you find the perfect home to live in based on your lifestyle needs, faster.

Our smart matchmaking platform considers factors such as your budget, preferred method of travel (and travel time) to Imperial College, proximity to public transport, parks, gyms, supermarkets, and other lifestyle criteria,  to help you find the perfect areas, and flats, to call home. You can also add a second commute destination if you are moving over with flatmates, and you can collaborate on your search with shared shortlists.

Not sure how rentals in London work, how to avoid common mistakes, or where to begin? Join our live monthly webinars here.

Chat support available on our website.




UniKitOut     UniKitOut logo

UniKitOut are the one stop shop for student essentials, selling student bed packs, student kitchen packs, student bathroom and towel packs, student combo packs, electricals, accessories and much more. They even deliver direct to your halls so everything is waiting for you upon your arrival! Imperial students receive a discount by quoting IMP10 at the checkout.