Grosvenor House

Grosvenor House, 141-143 Drury Lane, London, WC2B 5TB

£183-551p/wk

Contract length: 38 weeks

Not available

Distance to campus: 0.2 km

Room types

  • 227 Bed spaces in total
  • 90 Double studio
  • 4 One bed flat
  • 105 Single studio
  • 28 Twin studio (shared)

Facilities

  • 24-hour staff cover
  • Accessible rooms
  • Common room
  • Computer room
  • Lift access
  • Non-smoking
  • Printing facilities
  • Self-catered
  • Self-service laundry
  • WiFi

Grosvenor House is located on Drury Lane, in the heart of London’s Theatreland, and within five minutes’ walk of LSE campus. Covent Garden, Oxford Street’s shops and Leicester Square are also within easy walking distance.

Travel time to campus
On foot: 6 mins
By bike: 3 mins
By public transport: 6 mins

Closest London Underground stations
Holborn, Covent Garden

Who can apply to Grosvenor House?
Graduate students only.

Catering and kitchens
Grosvenor House is a self-catered hall.  Self-contained studios contain a mini-kitchen including two-ring hob, microwave, fridge, sink, food storage facilities and extractor fan. For details of what's in the kitchen see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

Layout
Corridor-style with rooms along a corridor. Small, self-contained studios, with private toilet, shower facilities and a mini-kitchen.

What's included in the rent?
Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.

Cleaning
Communal areas are cleaned daily. You are responsible for cleaning your own room including mini-kitchen and shower room.

Planned refurbishment
To see if any works are scheduled for this hall see Planned refurbishment works in halls.

  • Single studio

    Private bathroom

    £287.70 -
    £321.65 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £10,891.50 to £12,176.75
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 17.6m² to 18m²

    Room contains single or queen bed, kitchenette with fridge, tiled bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, carpeted floor, sitting area with dining table and chairs, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • Twin studio

    Shared bathroom

    £183.40 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £6,943.00
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 23m² to 27m²

    Room contains two single beds, kitchenette with fridge, tiled bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, carpeted floor, sitting area with dining table and chairs. A wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage are provided per person. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • Double/couple studio

    Private bathroom

    £350.70 -
    £394.45 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £13,276.50 to £14,932.75
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 20.4m² to 23.5m²

    Room with double bed, kitchenette with fridge, tiled bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, carpeted floor, sitting area with dining table and chairs, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp and storage. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • One-bed flat

    Private bathroom

    £550.20 p/wk

    Self-catered

    Not available

    Contract cost: £20,829.00
    Contract length: 38 weeks
    Size approx: 33m²

    Room contains double bed, open plan kitchen with fridge, dining and lounge area, tiled bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, carpeted floor, sitting area with dining table and chairs, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, lamp, storage and study area. Duvet and pillows provided. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

Additional costs

  • £10 common room charge per term to fund activities and events
  • £10 fee to test your portable electrical equipment
  • card operated laundry and ironing room - a wash costs £2.80 and a dry £1.40

What students say

"It's just a minute away from Covent Garden and the closest hall to campus. That means you can be everywhere you want to be quickly."

"A fantastic common room where you can meet and chat, relax on bean bags, play table football or video games, or watch a movie."

"The list of places to eat in the local area is endless."

Visit Grosvenor House

You’re welcome to visit Grosvenor House during the day, any day of the week. We might not be able to show you a room (if they’re all occupied), but you can look at communal areas, and if an extra member of staff is available, we’ll give you a tour. Please contact us beforehand, to make sure reception knows you’re coming.  Email grosvenor.house@lse.ac.uk

6 July 2017 - Undergraduate open day - An opportunity to visit some of our accommodation. View the programme

Travel directions and contact details

Travel to Grosvenor House

For travel options from where you are, visit: Grosvenor House on Google Maps

Nearest Underground stations

Covent Garden (Piccadilly line)
Holborn (Central and Piccadilly line)
Temple (Circle and District line)
Leicester Square (Northern and Piccadilly line) 

Nearest railway stations

Charing Cross

To Grosvenor House by car

The address for your satnav is: 141-143 Drury Lane, London, WC2B 5TB

Parking

Parking is very limited in Central London. The closest car-park is the NCP in Covent Garden (two mins walk). For more car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia 

Congestion Charge

Grosvenor House is located inside the London Congestion Charge zone.It's a charge you'll need to pay if you drive into Central London during the week. Visit: Congestion Charge

Travel from here to LSE campus

Directions from Grosvenor House to LSE campus on Google Maps.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7107 5950
Email: grosvenor.house@lse.ac.uk