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Last Updated 12/03/07 1 International Hall abcdef Summer Accommodation 2007
Last Updated 12/03/07 2 International Hall - Background Although International Hall was built in 1962, a major redevelopment and refurbishment programme was undertaken in 2003, and now houses up to 866 residents. The Hall aims to be an equal mix of postgraduate and undergraduate students, and male and female students. Approximately 60% of the Students are from overseas.
Last Updated 12/03/07 3 Summer Accommodation – Single Study Bedrooms The Hall has a total of 414 single study bedrooms which are available between 13 th June and 31 st August. The rooms contain a wash basin and vanity unit, however the bathroom and toilet facilities are shared between residents.
Last Updated 12/03/07 4 Room Rates – Single Study Bedrooms The room rate depends on your student status. Full-time University of London students - £18.00 per night (Half Board) UK based students and University of London staff - £25.00 (Room Only) Overseas students, visiting academics or researchers - £30.00 (Room Only)
Last Updated 12/03/07 5 Dates of Availability From 1 st April we will be able to take bookings of any length for stays between 13 th June and 31 st August subject to availability. Bookings may be extended to 9 th September at a later date. Anyone wishing to make a booking should contact the Hall to see if their desired period of stay is available.
Last Updated 12/03/07 6 Summer Accommodation - Double Studios There will be a limited number of double studios available for summer guests. Studios have ensuite shower and toilet and a double bed. Rates depend on your student status: UK based full-time students - £50.00 per night (Room Only) Overseas students, visiting academics or researchers - £60.00 per night (Room Only)
Last Updated 12/03/07 7 Hall Facilities Restaurant and Bar Internet Café and computer study room Satellite TV and video rooms Common Rooms on each floor Tea kitchens on each floor Launderette
Last Updated 12/03/07 8 Location International Hall is located on Lansdowne Terrace, around 150 metres from Russell Square Underground Station. It is a short 5 minute walk to the University Central Precinct, while also being within walking distance of many of the Colleges, as well as the major tourist attractions in London. Kings Cross and Euston Stations are within 15 minutes walk of the Hall.
Last Updated 12/03/07 9 Map of the Local Area International Hall
Last Updated 12/03/07 10 Travel from Overseas (Suggested Routes) From Heathrow Airport Take London Underground (Piccadilly Line) from Heathrow to Russell Square. From Gatwick Airport Take Thameslink train to Kings Cross, then transfer to London Underground (Piccadilly Line) to Russell Square From Stansted Airport Take Stansted Express to Liverpool Street Station, then transfer to London Underground (Central Line) to Holborn, then transfer to the Piccadilly Line to Russell Square.
Last Updated 12/03/07 11 Contact Further Information and booking forms can be obtained by contacting the Hall Office (details below). Photos of the accommodation can be viewed via the website and selecting virtual tours.www.lon.ac.uk/halls Telephone: Fax:
Last Updated 12/03/07 12 Contact All postal enquiries should be addressed to: Bursars Office International Hall Lansdowne Terrace London WC1N 1AS