Connaught Hall

Connaught Hall, University of London, 36-45 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9EX


Contract length: 40 weeks

No Availability

Distance to campus: 1.3km

Room types

  • 26 Bed spaces in total
  • 26 Single


  • 24-hour staff cover
  • Bicycle storage
  • Catered
  • Common room
  • Communal TV
  • Lift access
  • Non-smoking
  • Quiet study space
  • Secure entrance
  • Self-service laundry
  • WiFi

Availability update 20 March 2024

Connaught Hall is now open for bookings for 2024/25. We are closely monitoring system performance however, your feedback is invaluable during this process, so please only use the error form here to report any issues.

Real time live availability for 2024/25 is not currently available on this page. Please log into your accommodation acccount to see which rooms are available.

Please note that for 2023/24, bookings for this hall cannot be made via the LSE accommodation booking system.  To enquire about availability in this hall for 2023/24 and for more information on how to make a booking, please contact the University of London.

Connaught Hall is a University of London intercollegiate hall of residence in historic Bloomsbury, in central London just a few minutes from King’s Cross/St. Pancras. The British Library, The British Museum, Senate House and many of the Colleges of the University of London are within a short walking distance as well as a variety of markets, restaurants, pubs and shops.

Travel time to campus
On foot: 21 mins
By bike: 8 mins
By public transport: 14 mins

Closest London Underground stations
Euston Station, Euston Square, King's Cross and Russell Square.

Who can book at Connaught Hall?
Undergraduate students. If there are still single rooms available in late summer, we'll open Connaught Hall to postgraduate students too. You must be aged 18 or older to stay at this hall. 

Catering and kitchens
Connaught Hall is a catered hall. Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends) are included in your rent. For menus, meal times and more, see: Catering at intercollegiate halls
There are small pantry kitchens on each floor with communal fridges and microwaves. For details of what's in the kitchen see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

Corridor-style with rooms along a corridor.

What's included in the rent?
Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends), Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.

Prices for 2023/24
Prices on this page are for 2023/24. To see prices for 2023/24 please review our table of accommodation fees

Communal areas are cleaned by the housekeeping team. You are responsible for cleaning your own room.

Planned refurbishment
To see if any works are scheduled for this hall see Planned refurbishment works in halls.

Real time live availability for 2024/25 is not currently available on this page.

Additional costs

  • launderette facilities which use a charge card that you top up online - a wash costs £2.80 and a dry £1.40

What students say

"Good location, close to campus and tube station. It's a small hall so it's easy to make friends and social events are organised once a month."

Visit Connaught Hall

The Hall Management offers tours of the Halls on weekdays. Please note that during the academic year only communal spaces of the halls can be shown. Appointments must be made a week in advance and are subject to availability. Book a visit

Travel directions and contact details

Travel to 

For travel options from where you are, visit: Connaught Hall on Google Maps

Taxi travel

For a fare estimate and to book with an eco-friendly taxi company, visit Green Tomato Cars.

Nearest Underground stations

Russell Square (Piccadilly line)
Euston Square (Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines)
Goodge Street (Northern line)
Euston (Northern and Victoria lines)

Nearest railway stations

King's Cross
St Pancras International

To Connaught Hall by car

The address for your satnav is: 36-45 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9EX


There is little on-street parking in the area apart from a few metered parking spaces at the top of the square. The nearest car park is beneath the Royal National Hotel in Bedford Way. For more car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia 

Congestion Charge and Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)

Connaught Hall is located inside the London’s Congestion Charge/Ultra Low Emission Zone area.

If you drive to Connaught Hall on weekdays you need to pay the Congestion Charge. Visit: Congestion Charge

You also need to pay the ULEZ charge, if your car doesn’t meet ULEZ emissions standards. The ULEZ charge operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To check if your car meets the emission standards visit: ULEZ vehicle checker

Travel from here to LSE campus

Directions from Connaught Hall to LSE campus on Google Maps.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7756 8200