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Fairholme House

Fairholme House

Fairholme House is a 3 storey Victorian Building with a basement, on the corner of Fairholme Road and Gledstanes Road. It provides accommodation for up to 15 students at a time. With direct routes to the college, this residence is conveniently located on the Piccadilly and District lines.


Price: From £200/week


Accommodation Type: There are 3 studios and 13 single rooms, 4 of which are en-suite.


Minimum Age: 18


Nearest Tube: Barons Court and West Kensington


Place: London, Zone 2


Time to College: 40 minutes


Wifi: Free Wifi

Accommodation Type: There are 3 studios and 13 single rooms, 4 of which are en-suite.

Availability: All year around.

Location: The apartments are on Fairholme Road, only a 10 minute walk to West Kensington and Barons Court underground stations.

How to get to the college:  Walk to West Kensington Station, take the District Line (green) direct to Tower Hill. The college is at 31 Jewry Street, just a 3 minute walk from the station. Total travel time is approximately 40 minutes.

Minimum/Maximum stay: One week minimum stay. No maximum stay.

Check-in/out: Check-in is between 12-9pm. Check-out before 10am.

Cancellation policy: Two weeks prior to arrival.

Guest policy: Students are not allowed to have guests to stay without making a booking for them in advance.

Security: A 24 hour emergency number is provided in case of emergency. There is also a night warden at the building.

Meal time:  This is a self-catering residence so there are no set meal times.

Facilities offered: Access to shared kitchen and bathroom facilities. There is a coin-operated launderette in the building. Each room provides you with a wash basin, TV, kettle and fridge. Rooms are cleaned weekly and there is a daily cleaning service of the common areas. Bed linens are provided with a changing service every other week. Students are required to provide their own towels.

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