Stay over the summer

Imperial students can stay in Woodward in North Acton and Xenia in Waterloo, over the summer for varying durations from 1 week to the whole summer. 

Summer accommodation is available from Thursday 27 June to Sunday 22 September 2019

Frequently Asked Questions

Summer Accommodation for Imperial Students

Stay in halls over the summer

If you're a registered Imperial student planning to stay in London during your summer break, you can stay in Halls.

Rooms in Block B in Woodward Buildings (North Acton) and Xenia (Waterloo) are available from Thursday 27 June until Sunday 22 September 2019, available as a wide variety of letting lengths.

 Applications will open soon - full details on rents and other information will be released at the time.

Please note that to be eligible for a place in the Summer Halls you must be enrolled as an Imperial student for the duration of your stay.

If you are a final year undergraduate at Imperial or not an Imperial student you can book via our Summer Accommodation website.

More about the Halls

Woodward (Block B)

Woodward Buildings (Block B), located in North Acton, is Imperial's newest hall of residence complex and is part of a vibrant community of 1,600 science and arts students.  All Block B rooms are en-suite and you can choose from single or twin. Woodward also features a 24-hour concierge service.

Woodward Buildings are located just two minutes walk from North Acton tube station as well as a short walk from five major bus routes. 

Please note that some of the rooms and kitchens in Woodward Buildings overlook Acton Cemetery.


Xenia is a hall of residence located in the heart of London: Waterloo. Students can be walking along the River Thames in just a matter of minutes, with its famous and iconic backdrop of cultural attractions including the Houses of Parliament, the London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre and the Tate Modern gallery. There are a range of standard, en-suite, single and twin options available.

Please note that check-in is only available 08.00 to 18.00 Monday to Friday and you will not be able to arrive outside of these times.