skip to main content
Exterior shot of Portland House hall of residence

Portland House

Location
Camberwell
Number of Rooms
144 rooms
Tenancy Length
51 weeks
Price
£119 - £297 per week
Type
Flats: 2-11 students

Apply for halls

To apply, you will need to register for an account and complete the online application. Please have your student ID number (detailed in your course offer) ready.

You can register for a new UAL Accommodation account or log in to your existing account at our Student Housing Portal.

Location


Portland House (formerly known as Camberwell Campus) is made up of four 18th century Grade II listed buildings that have recently been refurbished.

This hall accommodates students in affordable housing on the doorstep of Camberwell College of Arts.

The refurbishment of these landmark buildings has created a traditional campus-style experience for Camberwell students. The accommodation consists of single and twin rooms, as well as self-contained studio flats. The gardens surrounding the buildings are for the use of resident students.

There are 144 bedrooms available for UAL students and each flat cluster will be shared between 2-11 students.

Set in the heart of Camberwell, this site benefits from being situated next to Camberwell College of Arts but also within a short a journey to London College of Communication and Chelsea College of Arts.

Travel times

  • Camberwell College of Arts: 1-minute bike ride / 2-minute walk
  • London College of Communication: 13-minute bus journey / 23-minute tube trip / 39-minute bike ride
  • Chelsea College of Arts: 21-minute bike ride/ 34-minute bus journey / 52-minute walk
  • Central Saint Martins: 40-minute bike ride / 55-minute tube trip
  • London College of Fashion (John Prince's Street): 44-minute bus journey
  • Wimbledon College of Arts: 55-minute bike ride

Please note travel times are based on the nearest college.

Halls of Residence


Address

30-35 Peckham Road
Camberwell
London
SE5 8FE

Travel zone: 2
Closest tube: Oval
Closest train station: Denmark Hill 
Closest bus routes: 12, 36, 171, 345, 436

Virtual tours

Take a tour of Portland House, its bedrooms, facilities and common spaces.

Portland House Gallery

  • Prices and sizes

    Standard tenancies at Portland House are 51 weeks, the following prices refer to the new academic year beginning in September 2018.

  • Details

    Standard (shared bathroom)

    9 - 11 metres squared

    Single bed, 3' x 6'3"(90cm x 190cm)

    £157 per week - £8,007 annually

    Standard premium (shared bathroom)

    12 - 15 metres squared

    Single bed, 3' x 6'3" (90cm x 190cm)

    £160 per week - £8,160 annually

    Large (shared bathroom)

    15 - 24 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4' x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £163 per week - £8,313 annually

    Standard premium

    12 - 14 metres squared

    Single bed, 3' x 6'3" (90cm x 190cm)

    £189 per week - £9,639 annually

    Large

    15 - 24 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4' x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £194 per week - £9,894 annually

    Large premium

    21 - 24.5 metres squared

    Double bed, 4’6" x 6’3” (135cm x 190cm)

    £199 per week - £10,149 annually

    Large premium (mobility adapted)

    21 - 24.5 metres squared

    Double bed, 4’6" x 6’3” (135cm x 190cm)

    £189 per week - £9,639 annually

    Standard premium twin (shared)

    25 - 29 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4' x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £119 per week - £6,069 annually

    Large twin (shared)

    30 - 36 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4' x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £125 per week - £6,375 annually

    Large premium twin (shared)

    36 - 42 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4'x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £127 per week - £6,477 annually

    Standard studio

    17 metres squared

    3/4 size bed, 4' x 6'3" (120cm x 190cm)

    £239 per week - £12,189 annually

    Standard premium studio

    20 - 24 metres squared

    Double bed, 4'6" x 6'3"(135cm x 190cm)

    £258 per week - £13,158 annually

    Large studio

    25 - 29 metres squared

    Double bed, 4'6" x 6'3" (135cm x 190cm)

    £269 per week - £13,719 annually

    Large premium studio

    35 metres squared

    Double bed, 4'6" x 6'3" (135cm x 190cm)

    £297 per week - £15,147 annually

What’s included:

  • Bed, wardrobe, desk, chair and storage space
  • Ensuite bathrooms in some bedrooms (please note certain rooms types have shared bathrooms)
  • Internet access in every bedroom at no extra cost
  • Residents' common room
  • Laundry facilities
  • Courtyard space
  • Bike storage
  • 24-hour staff presence
  • Contents insurance
  • Social Reps and Wellbeing Reps living on site.

Management

The hall is managed by the University and is signed up to the Accreditation Network UK (ANUK) code of practice. For more information visit: www.nationalcode.org

Portland House Inventory Form (78 KB)


Nearby halls

Photo of a living and dining area at Gardens House with a dining table and sofa
Photo of a living and dining area at Gardens House with a dining table and sofa

Gardens House

Gardens House is a brand new development opened for the 2017/18 academic year, exclusively for UAL students and is less than a minute’s walk from Camberwell College of Arts.

Photo of the outside of a Brooke Hall building
Photo of the outside of a Brooke Hall building

Brooke Hall

Brooke Hall is just a 20-minute walk from Camberwell College of Arts and short bus rides from both London College of Communications and Chelsea College of Arts.