New Kent Road

Making London yours

With 83 rooms and a 6 minute walk to campus, New Kent Road offers you a place of your own with complete freedom to be yourself - all while being on the doorstep of some of the best food, shopping and culture in the capital.

Have a look around

New Kent Road tour

How much does it cost?

For the 2021/22 academic year the weekly rent is:

Room Weekly rent
Standard Room £135.00
Standard Fire Exit £132.00
Small Double Room (Queen-sized bed) £147.00

All prices are fully inclusive so your internet, heating and water is all covered – so there are no nasty surprises.

Why New Kent Road?

If you're after a great student experience in a smaller residence with just as much character, then New Kent Road is for you.

It's great location means you are only a 5 minute walk from lectures, but its size offers you peace of mind and a touch of quiet.

  • Southwark campus (6 min walk)
  • Elephant and Castle (5 min walk)
  • Elephant Park (4 min walk)
  • Kennington Park (20 min)

Be well connected

As well as your own chapter of south London, New Kent Road is brilliantly placed for travel all around the city - so every single part of London can be your home in no time.

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What you get

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map of local area


Our halls are representative of LSBU’s diverse and welcoming community.

The Accommodation Team are committed to ensuring that independent (care experienced and estranged), Refugee and Asylum Seeker Students have the opportunity to reside with us and are able to offer up to 52-week contracts to those students in our halls of residence.

If you have any disability, medical condition or need which may affect the type of accommodation you require, please let us know as soon as possible so we can work with you and talk about adjustments. We also invite you to discuss your needs with the University’s Disability and Dyslexia Support at 020 7815 6454 or

Get in touch

Have any questions about life in New Kent Road? We’re here to help!

Tel: 020 7407 9174


New Kent Road Residences - 83 New Kent Rd, London SE1 6RD

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