Goldsmiths 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 and is renowned for its political education. Famed as a cultural hub, the uni is surrounded by the bustling music and art scene of 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.

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Vauxhall

Vauxhall

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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Goldsmiths Student Accommodation

For those lucky enough to get into Goldsmiths, you’re probably on the hunt for equally prestigious student housing that will ensure your time in London goes smoothly. urbanest has been providing students with a luxury experience for many years and we are experts in understanding what is needed for student life and how to meet students’ needs, whether you are first-years, mature students, or postgraduates.

urbanest Vauxhall

Our urbanest Vauxhall property fits the bill when it comes to the perfect Goldsmiths student accommodation. Connecting the uni to the centre of London, Vauxhall is 4.4 miles from Goldsmiths’ campus. 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. However, the quickest way to reach campus from this Goldsmiths accommodation is through a 15-minute taxi or car journey through Peckham.


 urbanest Vauxhall room types

With many 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.

At urbanest Vauxhall, you can choose from private flats, studio, and large studio apartments. Private and en-suite rooms are the most popular as they have shared kitchen facilities so are a better way of reducing costs during your time as a student. These are great for more sociable people who don’t mind sharing their space and want to get to know new people.

The studio apartments have their own gally kitchens and en-suites. This is the perfect choice for those who prefer their own space and want to stick to their own schedule as you don’t have to share any facilities with flatmates. However, some studio apartments are on the same floor as private and en-suite flats, so there are still lots of opportunities to meet the other students on your floor and in staying at urbanest Vauxhall. We also have accessible rooms for those needing student accommodation with wheelchair access or other needs, don’t hesitate to contact our team regarding your room requirements.

Remember, we offer flexible tenancies for this Goldsmiths student accommodation, so you can book with confidence whatever the year throws at you.

urbanest Vauxhall Facilities

At urbanest Vauxhall, everything has been thought of, so you can rest assured that your time with us will be comfortable. For safety, we have an electronic fob system for building access, CCTV, and an on-site team who are ready to help you 24/7. All of this will make sure that moving to a new city isn’t the daunting task that some might imagine.

A stunning feature of our Vauxhall student accommodation is the 31st floor terrace, which gives you incredible panoramic views over the city and the river Thames and the absolute perfect place to spend time socializing or just watching the sunset. There are also multiple hang-out spaces with communal seating, TVs, and a gaming area, where you can unwind and relax with your new friends. Don’t worry, there are also quiet study spaces that are ideal for getting your work done, especially if you need a change of scenery and don’t fancy going to the library.

This Goldsmiths student housing has everything you would expect from luxury student accommodation including on-site laundry, free bike storage and free-to-use bikes, as well as a great location near plenty of amenities. There is a Sainsbury’s superstore just across the road meaning you can get your weekly groceries, homeware, and even clothes without having to travel.

Benefits of Vauxhall

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 country’s 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.

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’s 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, all within a 15-minute bus journey or a scenic 30-minute walk along the Thames. 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 and then head further into central London for shopping, food, and clubs.

There really is something for everyone: History buffs can head to the National Army Museum or the Saatchi Gallery via 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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