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Summer Stays

UAL offers affordable and convenient summer accommodation in central London. Our halls are available for short and long-term summer stays during July and August. This is for UAL students (those on full time and short courses), businesses, groups and members of the public.

Compare our halls

Please see the table below to compare our halls offering summer stays and the services provided. Costs are based on a nightly basis. We aim to open our booking system between mid to late November.

Costs and services for UAL students under the age of 18 differ. Learn more about our Summer Stays for under-18s.

Available: 26 June 2019 to and including 25 August 2019

Location: Finsbury Park

Single Ensuite: £55

Studio (1 guest): £70

Studio (2 guests): £78

Breakfast included: Finsbury Park

Available: 26 June 2019 to and including 25 August 2019

Location: Peckham

Single ensuite: £55

Breakfast included

Nearest station: Oval

Available: 28 June 2019 to and including 25 August 2019

Location: Hoxton

Single ensuite: £48

Nearest station: Hoxton

Available: 28 June 2019 to and including 25 August 2019

Location: Aldgate East/Whitechapel

Single ensuite: £47

Nearest station: Aldgate East/Whitechapel

Please note bookings for this hall will open at a later date.


Where to visit in the summer

London is a vibrant, lively and entertaining city in the summer months. Between June and August 2019 there will be lots of festivals, as well as outdoor and indoor events taking place around the capital. We have listed some of the most popular below.

If you are thinking of travelling to London in the summer or attending any of these events, UAL Summer Stays offer the perfect accommodation, as all our halls are centrally located and close to tube, train and bus stations. In some cases, the halls are right on the doorstep:

  • Wireless Festival: June, Finsbury Park
  • Pride in London: June/July, Central London
  • UK Black Pride: June/July, Vauxhall
  • Notting Hill Carnival: August, Notting Hill
  • Wimbledon: July, Wimbledon
  • Hyde Park - British Summer Time, Hyde Park
  • Film 4 Summer Screen: August, Somerset House
  • Underbelly Festival: April - September, Southbank
  • LoveBox Festival: July, Gunnersbury Park
  • Field Day: August, Brockwell Park
  • Chelsea Flower Show: May - June, Chelsea
  • The Proms: June - September, South Kensington

Discount code for UAL short course students

To receive a discount code, please contact your UAL College. You will be required to enter the code when making your booking.

General enquiries

For enquiries regarding our summer stays, please contact our bookings team:

+44 (0)20 7514 8465
Summer.Stays@arts.ac.uk

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Exterior shot of the courtyard at Don Gratton house

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Exterior shot of Will Wyatt Court hall of residence

Summer Stays at Will Wyatt Court

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Summer Stays at Sketch House

Sketch House offers a bed and breakfast service and has fantastic transport links into the city centre.

Exterior shot of Gardens House hall of residence

Summer Stays at Gardens House

Gardens House is a brand new development situated in the heart of Peckham and a great summer choice.

Photo of the exterior of Sketch House

Summer Stays for Under-18s

UAL is unique in offering accommodation to short course students who are under the age of 18 and travelling alone.