International Hall

International Hall, University of London, Lansdowne Terrace, London, WC1N 1AS


Contract length: 40 weeks

No Availability

Distance to campus: 1km

Room types

  • 106 Bed spaces in total
  • 15 Double studio
  • 74 Single
  • 17 Single studio


  • 24-hour staff cover
  • Accessible rooms
  • Bicycle storage
  • Catered
  • Common room
  • Communal TV
  • Non-smoking
  • Projector/Cinema room
  • Quiet study space
  • Secure entrance
  • Self-catered
  • Self-service laundry
  • WiFi

Availability update 20 March 2024

International 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 account 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.

International Hall is a University of London intercollegiate hall of residence located 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: 19 mins 
By bike: 8 mins
By public transport: 13 mins

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

Who can stay at International Hall?
Most of the LSE quota in this hall will be allocated to undergraduate students. Postgraduate students can book couple rooms. If there are still single rooms available in late summer, we'll open International Hall to postgraduate students too. You must be aged 18 or older to stay at this hall. 

Catering and kitchens
International Hall is a catered hall, but also offers some self-catered contracts. 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, hob and microwave. 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.

View images on the UoL website

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

  • Single room

    Shared bathroom

    £ 266.28 p/wk


    No Availability

    Contract cost: £10,613.16
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 8.95m²

    Room contains single bed, wash basin, wardrobe, bedside table, desk and chair, and storage.  Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • Single studio

    Private bathroom

    £ 294.98 -
    £301.28 p/wk


    No Availability

    Contract cost: £11,757.06 to £12,008.16
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 16.4m² to 18.9m²

    Room contains single bed, kitchenette with fridge, microwave and hob, bathroom with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, and storage. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

  • Double studio

    Private bathroom

    £ 321.93 p/wk


    No Availability

    Contract cost: £12,831.21
    Contract length: 40 weeks
    Size approx: 18.9m²

    Room contains double bed, kitchenette with fridge, microwave and hob, bathroom room with shower, sink and toilet, wardrobe, desk and chair, and storage. Also see What we provide in each hall [PDF].

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

"You're living  in the heart of London, so it's really easy to commute to places from International Hall. There are many social events, like cinema, bowling and open mic nights and you can use the music room."

Visit International 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 International Hall

For travel options from where you are, visit: International 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)
Holborn (Central and Piccadilly lines)
Chancery Lane (Central line)

Nearest railway stations

King's Cross
St Pancras International 

To International Hall by car

The address for your satnav is: Lansdowne Terrace, London, WC1N 1AS 


Parking is very limited in Central London. There are NCP car parks at Woburn Place and Bloomsbury Place. For more car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia

Congestion Charge and Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)

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

If you drive to International 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 International Hall to LSE campus on Google Maps.

Contact details

Tel: +44 (0)20 7822 3000