House Share

House share accommodation

Living in a shared house with other students in Zone 2.

House share is an independent living experience giving you the opportunity to live with other students, sleeping in either a single or shared room. This is ideal for students who prefer a more sociable option.

Read the House Share fact sheet to find out more:

House Share Fact Sheet (PDF, 554KB)

This accommodation is provided by Hosts International, an independent agency registered with the British Council.


The house share properties vary in size, accommodating between five and ten students. Each house has a shared lounge containing a TV and DVD player and wireless internet access. 

The kitchens are fully equipped with a washing machine, cooker, microwave, fridge as well as all necessary utensils (pots, pans, toaster, etc). Some houses include a garden or outdoor patio space.


The bedrooms are fully furnished with beds, bed linen, storage area and a study desk. Rooms are either single or shared, for two people travelling together. 

The houses are cleaned by contract cleaners on a weekly basis, and regular spot checks are carried out to ensure the home is well maintained.


All houses are located within the Docklands area of London, which includes Canada Water and Surrey Quays. This is in easy reach of central London by bus, train and tube. You can reach the Language Centre in 35 minutes. 

The houses are in easy reach of supermarkets, parks and leisure centres. Many of the houses are close to River Thames. 

Please note

It is advisable to book approximately four weeks in advance, although at quieter times we can provide accommodation at short notice.

Arrival days are Saturdays or Sundays. Check in is 2pm and check out is 10pm.

House share is self-catering only.

2016 Prices

Self-catering£205£180 (per person)
Private Bathroom*£245£205 (per person)

*Limited availability.