Paul Robeson House


Paul Robeson House offers accommodation to 260 Postgraduate students in ensuite rooms.

The Hall is located on Pentonville Road (N1), a 20-minute walk, 10 minute bus and 5 minute tube ride to the SOAS campus. Close to Angel, Camden and Kings Cross, the location offers a cinema, theatres, pubs, restaurants and is 5 minute walk from the Eurostar terminal with easy access to Paris and Euro Disney, Amsterdam, and Brussels.

These ensuite rooms are clustered in flats of 5-7 rooms, with a shared kitchen and dining space. There are also double ensuite rooms for couples. The accommodation is a self-catered, mixed residence, although applications for single-sex flats will be considered where possible. Please do not apply for this property unless you are a postgraduate student.

If you are an undergraduate student over the age of 30, you may apply for this accommodation. The property is suitable for students requiring adapted accommodation.

Paul Robeson House is managed by Sanctuary Students

IFCELS and Summer School Students

IFCELS Pre-sessional and Summer Programmes - Accommodation is available at special rates within walking distance of SOAS. If you require accommodation with your Pre-sessional or Summer programme, please contact

Applications and fees 2024/25

Tenancy start dates 22 September 2024 to 15 June 2025 (38 weeks) or 22 September 2024 to 14 September 2025 (51 weeks).

  • Guarantor not required
  • £400 Advance rent payment to be made at the point of booking
  • Self-catered accommodation
  • 20 min walk from SOAS
Room typeWeeksAnnualWeeklySOAS Allocation
Single ensuite (2.5m x 4m)38£8,735.06£229.87252 rooms available for 38 and 51 weeks
Single ensuite (2.5m x 4m)51£11,723.37£229.87
Couples/Double ensuite (5.3m x 5.4m)38£10,305.60£271.207
One bedroom flat51£20,265.87£397.371


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