Goldsmiths Student Accommodation – University Of London

Nestled in the heart of South East London, Goldsmiths University is a world-renowned public research uni, focusing on cultural, creative, and social topics. An arm of the respected University of London, Goldsmiths University was founded in 1891. Famed as a cultural hub, the uni is surrounded by a bustling music and art scene in the trendy New Cross area. Expect a melting pot of ideas and cultures, educating students from 114 countries in a range of subjects from anthropology to theatre.

If you’re lucky enough to get a place at Goldsmiths uni and you’re on the hunt for Goldsmiths student accommodation, our Urbanest Vauxhall property fits the bill. Connecting the uni to the centre of London, Vauxhall is 4.4 miles from Goldsmiths’ campus, offering regular public transport links from your doorstep to the key Goldsmiths locations.

With copious student rooms available, Urbanest Vauxhall offers a range of luxury student accommodation near Goldsmiths University. The property has modern student apartments and spacious en-suites which you can make your own, providing privacy to all occupants. All students, both undergrads and post-grads, have full access to communal relaxation areas and the latest amenities, as well as 24/7 support from on-site staff. What’s more, we offer flexible tenancies for this Goldsmiths student accommodation, so you can book with confidence whatever the year throws at you.

To nab a space in this popular Goldsmiths accommodation, please fill in our contact form. Our doors are open between the hours of 10am-6pm Monday to Friday if you’d prefer to take a look for yourself.

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24/7 On-Site Support Team

24/7 On-Site Support Team

Communal Relaxing & Study Areas

Communal Relaxing & Study Areas

Large En-Suite Rooms

Large En-Suite Rooms

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Urbanest Vauxhall

As mentioned, our Urbanest Vauxhall accommodation is our closest student property to Goldsmiths University of London. At a distance of 4.4 miles, travelling to Goldsmiths uni from Vauxhall is primarily done via the 436 bus, which lets you take in the sights of London for roughly 29 minutes. The university is also easily accessible by a peaceful 22 minute bike ride on sunny days.

The quickest way to reach campus from this Goldsmiths accommodation however, is through a 15 minute taxi or car journey through Peckham.

Public Transport Near Vauxhall for Goldsmiths Students

Urbanest Vauxhall’s central location means you’re not shy of transport options to get you across London in minutes. This central London student accommodation is a 6 minute walk from the lively Vauxhall tube station, connecting you to the rest of the city via the Victoria line. From here, you could pay a visit to Brixton market in 9 minutes, or pop over the water for a European retreat via the Eurostar from St Pancras. You’re equally close to Vauxhall railway station, one of the countries largest train stations, offering transport up and down the country. Perfect for exploring the UK, and the capital itself, Urbanest Vauxhall has superb transport links.

What Is There to Do in Vauxhall for Goldsmiths Students?

On days where you’re not headed to Goldsmiths University of London, there’s a plethora of things to do near Vauxhall. A cosmopolitan part of town, Vauxhall is a stone throw from many major London attractions. From iconic cultural landmarks to eclectic bars and restaurants, this Goldsmiths University accommodation is in the perfect place for campus commutes, as well as exciting weekend plans.

See world famous sights, such as Westminster Abbey and Big Ben, with a 15 minute bus journey or scenic 30 minute walk along the Thames. It takes a similar distance to reach the London Eye, from your Goldsmiths accommodation, where you can survey the city and take in a jaw-dropping view.  To catch a glimpse of the most iconic home in the country, Buckingham Palace is a short 19 minute tube ride on the Victoria line.

History buffs can head to the National Army Museum or the Saatchi Gallery via overground bus. If you’re a sports aficionado, attend a game of professional cricket down at the nearby Oval ground. Kennington Park and Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens are also within walking distance from urbanest Vauxhall, ideal for summertime strolls and fun picnics on your study break.

Vauxhall nightlife is also as diverse as they come. Why not share a chuckle at the nearby Vauxhall comedy club, dance the night away at Lightbox nightclub or sample guest ales in The Rose Victorian pub. Whatever your interests, you’ll feel right at home at Urbanest Vauxhall.

If you’re interested in a full-term tenancy at our Goldsmiths student accommodation in Vauxhall, or if you’d like to find out more about our flexible options, please contact us by filling in the form above.

For more information on Vauxhall and things to do, see our complete guide here.

Place Distance Tube Cycle Bus Walk
Goldsmiths, University Of London 4.4 miles  43 mins 22 mins 29 mins 88 mins
Vauxhall Tube Station 0.2 mile 2 mins 5 mins
London Eye 1.8 mile 19 mins 10 mins 15 mins 30 mins
Buckingham Palace 1.9 miles 20 mins 19 mins 22 mins 39 mins
National Army Museum 2.2 mile 28 mins 13 mins 22 mins 44 mins
The Oval 0.7 miles 4 mins 10 mins 14 mins
Kennington Park 1.0 miles 14 mins 7 mins 16 mins 20 mins
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