urbanest Hoxton offers a range of features and benefits. From a great on-site support and customer service, to high specification finishes and furnishings, there is a lot packed into every urbanest property.
- 200Mbps Broadband
- 24/7 On-Site Support Team
- Communal Relaxing & Study Areas
- Bike Store & Free to Use Bicycles
- Electronic Key Fob Entry System
- Underfloor Heating
- Microwave & Oven Combi
- Luxury Shower Room
- Fridge & Freezer
- Laundry Room
- Ironing Board
- Gym & Exercise Room
- Disabled Access
- Gaming Area
A spacious and modern studio apartment. Each studio features a comfortable small double bed, built-in desk and desk chair, galley kitchen with modern appliances including a ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and a dishwasher. There is also a seating area, plenty of storage and wardrobe space, and a shower finished to the highest standard. Perfect for those who need a little extra space or are looking for independent living.
Starting from: £349pw
AvailableLarge Studio Apartment
A large studio complete with your own shower room and kitchen with modern appliances such as a ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Our large studio apartments are wheelchair accessible with the shower room being a wet room or ideal for anyone looking for extra space. Each large studio features underfloor heating and up to 75mbps internet and Wi-Fi.
Starting from: £474pw
An en-suite bedroom in a 6 person flat. Complete with your own private lockable room and luxury en-suite shower, finished to the highest of standards. Each of these rooms in this apartment share a communal kitchen and lounge with 5 other residents. The modern kitchen has an oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, lots of cupboard space, dining area as well as a shared balcony in the flat. Our en-suite rooms are perfect for anyone sharing with a group of friends or looking to making new ones.
Starting from: £319pw
A secure lockable bedroom in a 2 person flat sharing a shower room and a kitchen lounge with 1 other resident in the flat. The bedroom comes featured with a built-in desk, desk chair, comfortable single bed, wardrobe and storage space and underfloor heating. The kitchen comes equipped with a modern ceramic hob and oven, microwave/grill, fridge/freezer and lots of cupboard space. Our private rooms are perfect for anyone sharing with a friend or looking to share with just one other.
Starting from: £279pw
100 East Road, Hoxton, London
Student Accommodation Hoxton
urbanest Hoxton is in a fantastic location within central London. There’s plenty of things to do in Hoxton and it’s neighbouring areas. Shoreditch, Brick Lane, and Spitalfields Market are all within a mile of our student accommodation, so there’s plenty of bars, restaurants, gig venues and more.
Both Hoxton and Shoreditch are the heartlands of the capital’s designer creativity, with cutting-edge galleries, great clubbing and live music, slick restaurants and exuberant fashion and interiors stores. The area is renowned for its artisan coffee shops and the walls in this part of East London are adorned with the works of Banksy and other creative graffiti artists. There really is so much to do as a student.
Hoxton accommodation offers a choice of 221 student beds arranged into self-contained studio apartments, two-bedroom apartments and flat shares of 6 en-suite rooms.
Whichever type of accommodation you choose for 2022/23, all of our super comfortable beds have a high-quality mattress to give you a great night’s sleep and every room has luxurious under-floor heating which is controlled by an individual thermostat in your room to keep you warm in the winter months. Super-fast broadband keeps you connected and the entire building (including all study and social areas) benefits from free Wi-Fi. Every student will benefit from a spacious, fitted study desk, plenty of storage for clothes, shoes and books and, depending on the room you choose, either a private or a shared kitchen with first-class appliances.
urbanest Hoxton student flats offer an impressive array of facilities to make you feel at home whilst in London. Superb study areas will help both individual and group study and when you have finished working we have great social spaces too. The 7th-floor roof terrace offers incredible views of London and we have a great social space with flat-screen television – perfect for social evenings and parties with your new friends!
Given its location, it will be no surprise that urbanest Hoxton London has its own coffee shop with direct access from reception which is open to residents and the local community serving great breakfasts, lunches and all-day snacks. We also have the convenience of a supermarket on-site enabling residents to stay stocked up with day to day items.
The ground floor also houses our bike storage facility. This is where we keep our fold-up bikes, which are available for our residents to use anytime to get around town – completely free of charge. All the other facilities you would expect from a high-quality apartment building are also offered including laundry rooms, fitness room and social spaces.
If you’re interested in what makes safe accommodation, check out our handy guide on how to choose safe student accommodation.
Universities near Hoxton
Our Hoxton student accommodation is perfectly located as a convenient base for many of the London universities. It takes around half an hour to walk to many universities such as the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Coventry University London, York St John London, and Newcastle University London. However, in the bustling heart of East London, public transport is great. There is a bus stop outside of urbanest Hoxton and buses are frequent.
Our Hoxton student accommodation is also near to Old Street tube station, which is on the Northern line and can connect you to Kings Cross for the following universities:
A few more stops on the tube bring you very close to many of London’s major universities and colleges, making it perfect base for your 2022/2023 study year.
- London School of Economics
- London Film School
- London Metropolitan
- Queen Mary University of London
Still not sure if Hoxton is the right place for you? Check out our guide on university specialisms to help you decide which institution is the best for your studies. It may turn out that one of our other London student accommodations is meant for you instead.
Things to do in Hoxton
Hoxton is one of central London’s most creative, cutting-edge areas. Head down to the Hoxton Square area and you will find a culturally diverse mix of bars and restaurants and a short walk further will lead you to Hoxton’s more artisan bars. A 15-minute walk will lead you to Great Eastern Street and Shoreditch High Street and the cool shops of Shoreditch’s Rivington Street, Curtain Road and Charlotte Road. Continue past Shoreditch and you find yourself in the trendy Brick Lane area where you will find galleries, eateries, independent shops and market stalls at the weekends. The Spitalfields Market and Commercial Street area is also a hidden gem for major retailers such as Urban Outfitters and smaller boutique shops and restaurants. For more ideas on what you can do see our guide on, things to do in Hoxton and the surrounding area .
And finally, the UK capital is deemed one of the safest cities for students to explore and enjoy, but if you have any concerns, check out our guide to staying safe in London.
Local amenities in Hoxton
While there are plenty of fun and exciting activities to do as a student in Hoxton and neighbouring areas, it is also important to know where your local amenities are for necessities. Hoxton is a lively area full of everything you need, so there are no problems finding things like supermarkets, cash points, pharmacies, gyms, and laundrettes. Take some time to explore the area when you first arrive to scope out where your new favourite coffee spot is, who does the best late-night takeaway, and which shop has that comfort food you can’t live without.
When you arrive in London, one of the first things you should do is find your nearest GP and register with them. This means that you will be able to see the doctor and get any prescriptions or treatments needed while you’re in the city.
Hoxton Transport Links
Located in thriving East London, our Hoxton location is a great place to really experience the capital. There are frequent buses throughout the day and night that go from a bus stop outside our accommodation on East Road and Old Street tube station is just a five minute walk away. So there’s no limit to where you can go or how late you can stay out!
Old Street underground station is on the Northern line so it’s easy to access London Bridge or Tottenham Court Road for central London. Hoxton station itself is a brisk ten-minute walk and connects you to the overground into north and east London like Dalston, Hackney, and Stratford.
East London is perfect for arty, unique experiences. Catch a bus or walk down to Shoreditch High Street for the infamous Brick Lane for thrifting, Box Park for delicious food and great music, or a little further afield, Spitalfields Market. Next to Spitalfields is Liverpool Street Station, which is a huge terminal station that has links to the London Overground, underground lines: Circle, Hammersmith and City, and Central, and trains to Essex. This is one of the best-connected spots in London and you’re less than an hour away from anywhere you want to be!
Making sure all of our accommodation is clean and hygienic is of the utmost importance given the current climate. We are doing everything we can to keep it safe for our residents. A number of safety procedures have been put in place, including:
- Increased cleaning frequency in all properties.
- Installation of hand sanitiser stations at all high traffic touch points within properties including reception, lift lobbies and high use communal doors.
- Decontamination qualified cleaning operatives on-site 7 days a week to manage any potential positive COVID-19 infections.
- Enhanced cleaning products with higher concentration viricidal disinfectants to ensure all surfaces are kept Coronavirus free.
To learn more about how we’re committed to supporting our residents during this time, please read our Coronavirus FAQ.