Garden Halls


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.

The Garden Halls are managed by the University of London.



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

Room facilities

  • Single bed; or small double for 3 Bed flat Apartment & Ensuite catered.
  • Spacious desk with desk chair
  • Noticeboard
  • Small bin
  • Drawers
  • Shelves
  • Wardrobe
  • Shared bathroom facilities, with private cubicles, on each floor


Applications and fees 2023/24

Tenancy start date 17 September 2023 to 22 June 2024 (40 weeks)

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 Gardens Hall.

Room type Weeks Annually Weekly SOAS Allocation
Ensuite Catered 40 £14,344.40 £358.61 8
3 Bed flat apartment 40 £11,550 £288.75 2
Standard Superior 40 £10,785.60


Standard Townhouse 40 £11,505.20 £287.63 26
Standard Townhouse 50 £14,381.50 £287.63 13

When to apply

You can apply once you have firmly accepted your offer of a place at SOAS. SOAS have negotiated special rates for our students with our accommodation partners and the current accommodation options can be found above, 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 SOAS Accommodation. Once you have decided where you would like to live, please read our How to apply for accommodation guidance.

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