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IN London Highgate

At our London Highgate school we have a wide choice of accommodation for your stay. Highgate is located in a peaceful residential area of London. This means your homestay will be only 15-45 minutes away from the school. We also have hotels and student residences available for you.

Accomodation options:
  • Homestay
  • Student Residences
  • Hotels


This popular accommodation option is the ideal choice if you want to practise your English outside the classroom and learn about British culture and way of life first hand. Homestay at London Highgate offers:

  • Lowest price accommodation option
  • Carefully selected and monitored hosts
  • Choice of half board, breakfast only or self catering
  • Choice of single or shared rooms (for students travelling together)
  • All bed linen and towels provided
  • Approximately 15-45 minutes away from the school

St Giles London Highgate is only a 20-minute underground ride from central London and the school is located in a peaceful residential area. Homestays are typically located between 15 and 45 minutes away by bus or tube. Some are within walking distance. We also offer a self-catering Homestay option where students can do their own cooking and laundry.

London is a big city, and is divided into 6 "Zones". Zone 1 is closest to the centre, and Zone 6 is furthest from the centre. St Giles London Highgate is in Zone 3.

Private Homes

Homestays are also available for more than four students staying at the same address.

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Student Residences

Chester House, Muswell Hill

Chester House is a popular year-round residence in Muswell Hill, providing basic rooms with good communal facilities. The residence stands in beautiful gardens with its own tennis courts.

  • Single study bedrooms with washbasin, shared toilet and bathroom facilities
  • Half board during the week and full board at the weekend
  • Bed linen is provided but students should bring their own towels
  • Games room, lounge, TV lounge, gym and music room, laundry room and kitchenette with tea and coffee making facilities
  • Ages 18-25 only
  • Please note no alcohol or smoking is allowed in the Residence
  • 15-20 minutes by bus

Download a fact sheet about this residence.

Somerset Court year-round residence

This modern residence in central London is available for St Giles students all year. It is a self-catering residence offering high quality single en-suite rooms in flats of 4, 5 or 6 rooms. Students studying at both London Central and London Highgate can study here. It is approximately 15-20 minutes' walk from  St Giles London Central, and 20-25 minutes' travel from St Giles London Highgate.

Download a fact sheet about this residence.

UCL residence

Students aged 16-17 have the opportunity to stay in a residence hall during the summer at St Giles London Central. The UCL residence, which is a 15 minute walk away from the school is open to 16-17 year old students with a half board option only (breakfast & dinner everyday and packed lunches at weekends). All rooms are single rooms with shared bathrooms.

Download a fact sheet about this residence.


We have a choice of hotels available at discounted rates for our students. These are located close to the school and have prices per room per night, including breakfast. Please contact us on londonhighgate@stgiles.co.uk for information on the hotels we offer.