Tower Bridge Features
urbanest Tower Bridge 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
- Disabled Access
A beautiful private, lockable bedroom sharing a kitchen and 4 shower rooms with just others in a modern five or six-bedroom apartment. Featuring a built in desk, desk chair, wardrobe and a bed; our private rooms are perfect for sharing with friends (or making new ones) and excellent value for money.
Starting from: £279pw
Complete with your own private lockable bedroom and luxury en-suite shower room – finished to the highest of standards. Each of these rooms in this apartment share a communal kitchen and lounge. The kitchen has an oven, ceramic hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, lots of cupboard space and dining area. Our en suite rooms are perfect for anyone sharing with friends or looking to making new ones.
Starting from: £299pw
A spacious and modern studio apartment. Each studio features a small double bed with memory foam mattress, built-in desk and desk chair, underfloor heating, galley kitchen with modern appliances such as a ceramic hob, microwave/grill and fridge/freezer. There is also a seating area, spacious storage and wardrobe space. Our studio apartments are an excellent choice for independent living.
Starting from: £434pw
AvailableLarge Studio Apartment
A spacious and modern studio apartment, perfect for those wanting extra space. Each studio apartment features a small double bed with memory foam mattress, built-in desk and desk chair, kitchen with modern appliances including ceramic hob, microwave and fridge/freezer. There is also a seating area, spacious storage and wardrobe space. Our large studios are perfect for single or double occupancy.
Starting from: £449pw
52-56 Minories, London EC3N 1JJ, UK
Tower Bridge Student Accommodation
urbanest Tower Bridge is located in the heart of the historic City of London. A City within a City, this area is where the original Roman settlement was based and grew on the Banks of the Thames. Within walking distance are some of London’s most famous landmarks, such as The Tower of London, London Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral and the Bank of England. A highly beautiful area of London that attracts many locals and tourists alike – making it one of the most “instagrammable” places in London.
Our Tower Bridge property offers a wide range of student living to suit all tastes and budgets. Accommodation is split between standard studio apartments, larger more spacious studio apartments and cluster flats offering sociable yet secure student living for groups of 2, 5, 6 or 9 people.
Rooms within larger apartments with shared kitchen facilities feature a kitchen and living area with fridge/freezer, microwave oven, ceramic hob, extensive cupboard space, stone worktops and a dishwasher. The bathroom facilities are also of the highest specification.
Whichever accommodation you choose in 2022, all of our rooms have super comfortable beds with a high-quality memory foam 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.
In addition, the rooms are extremely well appointed in general with every student benefiting 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.
Being positioned as it is in the heart of central London, many of the rooms at urbanest Tower Bridge have the added advantage of an incredible view of the Tower of London, the Thames, the Shard and City Hall, home to London’s Mayor.
urbanest Tower Bridge also offers residents a range of facilities and features to make their stay in London as practical and comfortable as possible. Group and private study areas are available to use and modern cinema room is open to all residents, where they can relax in the morning with a coffee and watch TV or meet up with friends and enjoy a film on the big screen, parties with your flatmates or one of the many resident events that are arranged by the urbanest team.
The building also benefits from a bicycle storage facility where we keep our fold-up bikes, which are available for 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 modern clean and efficient laundry rooms – we even have our own amazing living wall to provide maximum aesthetic and biodiverse benefits to the area as well as providing a much-needed habitat for essential city wildlife.
Universities Near Tower Bridge Student Accommodation
Our Tower Bridge student accommodation is in a central London location, making it the perfect base for students. Close to a number of universities, some of which are under a 30-minute walk away, and with public transport nearby, universities that are further afield are also easy to get to.
Close by, you will find both the Tower Hill tube station and the Aldgate tube station, both of which are on the Circle Line. Tower Bridge is also on the District Line, and Aldgate also gives you access to the Metropolitan Line. These lines open up much more of London from our student accommodation at Tower Bridge. Universities you can easily get to from these stations are:
- King’s College
- Southbank University (though you do have to switch to the Northern line to reach this one)
If you’re unsure whether Tower Bridge is the right location for you, check out our guide on London University specialisms to help you decide which institution is best for your studies. It may turn out that another of our London student accommodation is in a better location for you instead.
Things to do in Tower Bridge
urbanest Tower Bridge is brilliantly located to enjoy many local bars and nightlife and the best of London’s social life both north and south of the river. The City of London is now home to many of London’s best bars and restaurants. The old Spitalfields Market is a thriving shopping, eating and socialising hub and borders Brick Lane and East London’s hip Shoreditch area with its galleries, clubs, bars, coffee shops and boutique shopping. There is simply so much to student life at Tower Bridge.
Head south to Borough Market and the fashionable Bermondsey Street area to discover many fashionable bars and restaurants. Bankside also provides many options for a day out with the Globe Theatre and the Tate Modern within walking distance.
A short walk from urbanest Tower Bridge to London Liverpool Street station gives direct access (8 mins) to London’s Olympic Park and the major shopping destination, Westfield Stratford.
Additionally, as the name would suggest, this student accommodation is remarkably close to one of London’s most famous landmarks – Tower Bridge. Constructed in the 1900s, Tower Bridge has a ton of history, both interesting and gruesome. It is also often confused with London Bridge, which is situated about 0.5 miles downriver. In either case, both are within walking distance from our high-quality accommodation.
Local Amenities in Tower Bridge
Knowing that your student accommodation is near the good nightlife and fun things to do is one thing, but it’s also important to know you’re near local amenities too. Tower Bridge is a lively and central area of London, so you can be sure you’ll find everything you need nearby.
There are plenty of supermarket options nearby. Just a short walk away you will find Tesco, Sainsbury’s and Waitrose. You’ll also find a range of gyms, laundrettes, pharmacies and cashpoints. On arrival, make sure you have an exploration of the local area so you know where everything is.
Most importantly, there are several GP surgeries nearby. Make sure you register with one of these when you first get to London, so you can get any prescriptions and be able to see a doctor if you need to.
Tower Bridge Transport Links
Tower Hill and Aldgate tube stations are a few minutes walk from urbanest Tower Bridge and give easy access to the Circle Line, the District Line and the Metropolitan Line. Tower Gateway DLR station is also a 2-minute walk away and connects to Canary Wharf, East London and Greenwich to the south of the Thames. Given its central location, urbanest Tower Bridge London also benefits from many bus routes available from just outside the building that will take you right across the city. Tower Millennium Pier is also close by providing access to London’s fast-developing river taxi service. Its location is perfect for your 2022/2023 stay!
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 touchpoints 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.