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Private Residences

For mature students, or for those students looking for quieter and more stylish self-catering accommodation, the school has a number of private residences. Rooms are comfortably furnished and have free Wi-Fi/internet access. There is a variety of single, double or shared rooms. Bathrooms are either private or shared with one other student. Private residences are cleaned weekly and all bed linen is provided by the school. Please note that all private residences are non smoking zones.

Deposit: There is a cash deposit of £100 for all residential lettings.  Students must provide the cash deposit on arrival to cover any damage or breakages. Any costs incurred during the student's stay for damages, repairs or cleaning, or loss of keys will be deducted from the deposit.

Guests: The rooms in the private residences are only for students who are attending a course at the school. If, during your stay, you wish your partner/wife/husband to stay for a period of time you MUST first seek approval from the Principal, or in her absence, one of the other directors of the school. Partners/wives/husbands should NOT make any travel plans prior to asking permission to stay. Please note that permission to stay is solely at the discretion of the directors of the school and may be refused. Please also note that such guests who do stay will be charged a nightly rate. For details please contact the school.

Arrival & Departure: Arrival day: Sunday Departure day: Saturday. It may possible to book extra nights but please contact the school for availability.Students must vacate their rooms by 11.00am on the day of departure.

Fees 2017

  • Private bathroom, single occupancy 215 GBP per week per person
  • Private bathroom shared occupancy 185 GBP per week per person
  • Shared bathroom, single occupancy 185 GBP per week per person


4 Stourbridge House

Stourbridge House is located in a quiet residential area that overlooks the river Cam, in an area just north of the city centre, and next to Stourbridge Common. There are three comfortable rooms with private shower and toilet, each with a view of the river - the first and second floor rooms also have balconies that look onto the river. There is a large supermarket approximately 5 minutes' walk from the house, and The Green Dragon Pub is similarly close by. There are good bus links at the top of the road, and the city centre is about a 15 - 20 minute walk away.

On the entry level floor there is a pleasant open-plan lounge with TV/DVD and a wash room for washing and pressing clothes. On the middle floor,there is a modern, communal kitchen fully equipped with a fridge, freezer, oven, cooker and microwave.

Students are met on arrival by a member of school staff and are provided with a handbook which provides information about storage, cooking, washing,and contact numbers in case of a problem. Clients should speak to the main office if they have any questions or problems during their stay.

11 St Luke's Street

This popular residence has a total of three floors. There are three large rooms with their own private bathroom and toilet. These rooms are also available as shared or double rooms. There are also two single rooms that share a large bathroom and toilet.

The kitchen and dining room is a large and pleasant space equipped with all the mod cons. There is also a laundry room for cleaning and pressing clothes, and an attractive and secluded patio area where bicycles can also be safely stored.

The house is located in a quiet residential street just north of the historic city centre. It is only a 5 minute walk to the nearby Alexandra Gardens and the River Cam, and some of the most celebrated colleges of the university.

Students are met and greeted by a warden who lives at the residence. Each resident is also provided with a handbook which provided comprehensive info about storage, cooking, washing, contact numbers and local facilities.

"St Lukes Residence was perfect!"
232 Cherry Hinton Road

This pleasant residence has two floors with a total of four rooms. There are two rooms on the ground floor with a large shower room and toilet, and a further two rooms on the first floor, also with a large shower room and toilet. Two of the rooms are also available as double or shared rooms.

There is a fully-equipped, modern kitchen, including cooker, microwave and TV/DVD, as well as wash room for washing and pressing clothes. There is also good space in the secluded garden to store bicycles.

The house is located south of the school, on Cherry Hinton Road, situated close to a number of small shops, takeaways, pharmacy and delicatessen/bakery and café. Approximately 10 minutes away on foot is the Cambridge Leisure Park, which offers a good variety of restaurants and bars, as well as a cinema complex, two supermarkets and a bowling alley. There is a bus stop outside the residence and the school is about 25 minutes away on foot.

Students are met on arrival by a member of school staff and are provided with a handbook which provides information about storage, cooking, washing, and contact numbers in case of a problem.