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The voluntary sector has a long record of housing students in London. Some hostels will have a religious background whilst others will aim to cater to a particular range of students (e.g. music students, postgraduates with families, medical students).

This list is provided as an information source, the hostels included have not been inspected or endorsed by Housing Services.



 Chester House
 1 Chester House, N10 1PR

 Danish YMCA
 43 Maresfield Gdns, NW3 5TF
 Danish origin only

German YMCA
Lancaster Hall Hotel, W2 3EL

Indian Student Hostel 
41 Fitzroy Street, W1T 6AQ
Indian origin only

 International Students House
 229 Great Portland St, W1W 5PN

 Lee Abbey International Students Club
 57/67 Lexham Gdns, W8 6JJ
 Couples accepted
Minimum period one term

 London Hostel Association London
Various locations throughout London

Long or short term

 Nansen Village
 21 Woodside Ave, N12
 Married couples & families
 Postgraduates only
 Long term

 Queen Alexandra’s House
 Bremner Road, SW7 2QT
 Tel: +44 (0)20 7589 1120
 Female only
 Long or short term

St Dorothy's
99 Frognal House, NW3 6XR
Female only
 Struan House
 44 Augustus Road, SW19 6NB
 Female only

Victoria League House
55 Leinster Square, W2 4PW
For students from Commonwealth (or former) countries

Viridian Housing
Various locations in Central London
Long or short term
 William Temple House
 29 Trebovir Road, SW5 9NQ
 Long term

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