Book a discounted short-term room in halls

Flat hunting in late summer? Stay in halls short-term while you're looking for a private place to rent in London

Check if you're eligible for a discount, see which halls offer short-term accommodation, and find out how to book.

Halls are a central, affordable places to stay while you search for a London property to rent. You'll be close to transport links and there may be other students to network with. As an LSE student, you can receive a 20 per cent discount on accommodation in participating halls.  

To get the discount, you need to

  • be a full-time LSE student (current or future)
  • not have a place in one of our halls (if you do, see below)
  • stay for a maximum of seven nights
  • pay in full when you book, and pay by credit or debit card
  • show your LSE student ID or offer letter when you check in (without proof of LSE student status, you will be charged our standard rates)

I have a place in halls, why can't I book this? 
If you have a place in halls and would like to arrive before your contract starts, visit: Arriving early at your hall

What if I am a student at another university?
You can still book accommodation but will be charged our standard rates. Visit: www.lsevacations.co.uk

Can I extend my stay once I'm there? 
Yes. Subject to availability.

Which halls offer short-term accommodation

Availability changes from year to year, but generally, these halls are available. They're all located in London travel zone 1.

How to book

  • 1- request your student promo code using the form on this page
  • 2 - check availability and make your booking via our booking engine
  • 3 - show your student ID or offer letter when you check in (without this, we can't give you the student discount)

Cancellation terms

You may cancel a booking by sending an email to accommodation@lse.ac.uk at least 28 days prior to the start date of your booking.  If you do this, we will refund you any monies paid less a cancellation fee.   

The cancellation fee shall equal 2 nights stay, or if your stay is less than this, it will equal the total duration of your stay. 

If you cancel your booking on or after 28 days prior to the start of your booking, you will be liable to pay for the full stay without entitlement to a refund. 

For full terms and conditions, see: Terms and Conditions

Request your LSE student promo code

Request your LSE student promo code

The student discount code lets you book short-term accommodation in halls during the summer. 

  • Request your short-term booking code
    We'll email the code to the address you'll give us here.
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  • I understand that If I have a place in an LSE hall and want to arrive early, I should follow this instead: Arriving early
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