A limited number of rooms have been set aside at three LSE halls of residence for attendees of the 2017 Methods Summer Programme. All rooms are subject to availability and are not guaranteed, so early bookings are strongly advised.

Information on how to book rooms at the special rates below will be sent to applicants once they have been made an offer of a place on the programme.

Bankside House

  • Distance to campus: 2.1 kilometres / 1.3miles
  • Closest Underground stations: London Bridge; Southwark
  • Daily rates starting from £36.80

Bankside House is located in the historic borough of Southwark on the Thames’ South Bank. A walk along the river will take you to the London Eye, the Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s Cathedral, the Tate Modern and the South Bank Arts Centre, as well as the famous Borough Market. Journey time to LSE campus is approximately 28 minutes on foot, 12 minutes by bicycle, or 25 minutes by public transport.

The residence is the largest LSE hall. Single rooms share toilet and shower facilities (one between two rooms), and single en suite rooms come with their own private toilet and shower. The extensive lower ground floor houses a quiet study area, an IT room, and a bar. Breakfast is included in the fees.  

High Holborn

  • Distance to Campus: 0.8 kilometres / 0.5 miles
  • Closest Underground station: Holborn; Covent Garden
  • Daily rates starting from £36.80

High Holborn is situated ten minutes walk away from LSE campus, near the fashionable areas of Covent Garden and Soho. The main shopping district of Oxford Street is moments away, as are many of the capital’s major landmarks.

High Holborn offers single rooms with shared facilities. Rooms are grouped in cluster flats for four to six people, sharing a kitchen and bathroom facilities. The residence also offers a large communal lounge, a pool table and a computer room. Continental breakfast is included in the fees. 

 Grosvenor House

  • Distance to Campus: 0.5 kilometres / 0.3 miles
  • Closest Underground station: Holborn; Covent Garden
  • Daily rates starting from £66.40

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.

Grosvenor House is unique within LSE accommodation in that all of its rooms are self-contained studios. They consist of private toilet and shower facilities and a mini-kitchen. Grosvenor House also has a communal television room and computer facilities.There is good disabled access to the building and a limited number of wheelchair accessible studios with modified kitchens are available. Breakfast is included in the fees on weekdays only, and served on LSE campus.

 Attendees are also free to arrange their own accommodation.