SOAS University of London

Accommodation: Halls of Residence

The Garden Halls

The Garden Hall


The Garden Halls is a newly developed Intercollegiate Hall, offering high quality student accommodation managed by the University of London. The Gardens offers a mix of self-catered and catered accommodation which is shared by all colleges of the University of London, offering you the chance to meet students from a range of disciplines. The halls have a range of social spaces and facilities for the use of residents, including a cinema room, games room and 4 tennis courts.

The Hall is centrally located on Cartwright Gardens, close to Kings cross station, the British Museum and student friendly eateries around Fitzrovia. The Halls are an 8 minute walk to the SOAS campus.


  • Quiet Study room
  • Games room
  • Cinema room
  • 4 tennis courts
  • Laundry room
  • Courtyard area
  • Music room
  • Common rooms
  • Landscaped gardens
  • Wheelchair access & adapted rooms


Applicants will receive an invitation to apply for accommodation email once they are at ‘firm’ status.

Applications and Fees 2022/2023 - Tenancy start date 11th September 2022 to 17th June 2023 (40wks)


Please note: There are no studios or ensuite self catered rooms at this hall. Please only select from the options below if you wish to stay in The Gardens Hall.

Room Type SOAS Allocation Annual Weekly
Single Ensuite (Catered) 10 £12,715.20 £317.88
3 Bed flat share Single Room (Self-catered) 5 £10,245.20 £256.13
Standard Superior  (Self-catered) 30 £9,953.60 £238.84
Town House Single Room (40 weeks) 16 £10,206.00 £255.15
Town House Single Room (50 weeks) 10 £12,757.50 £255.15

When to apply

You can apply once you have firmly accepted your offer of a place at SOAS and paid the deposit if you are a PG student. SOAS have negotiated special rates for our students with our accommodation partners and the current accommodation options can be found below, although there may be new additions to the portfolio during the application period. There is no closing date for applications, but you are advised to apply early.

How to apply

Applications are made via the SOAS Accommodation web page. Once you have decided where you would like to live, please visit the HOW TO APPLY SECTION and complete the online form to make your choice. Please follow the instructions specific to your accommodation selection.


The Garden Halls are managed by the University of London