All studio rooms have a TV but you will need to purchase a TV licence if you wish to watch or stream live TV in your flat.

Sainsbury’s is just a few minute walk down Cambridge Heath Road.

There is a cashpoint on Cambridge Heath Road outside the station.

There is a cash operated laundrette on site where washing can be done at significantly below standard rates.

Your room is fully furnished with: WiFi, small double bed, wardrobe, study desk and chair, couch, various storage cupboards, a TV and en-suite bathroom. You will need to provide your own bedding and crockery and cooking utensils or purchase a bedding or kitchen pack from UniKitOut prior to coming to University. 

Kitchens come equipped with a combi oven/microwave, hob, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher and breakfast bar/stool. You will need to provide your own crockery and cooking utensils or purchase a kitchen pack from UniKitOut prior to coming to University.

A laundrette, garden terrace, common room, quiet study room, on site staff based at reception and secured door access along with CCTV.

Yes, there is 24 hours, 7 days a week, staff presence on site. The management office is also open at various times throughout the week.

Blithehale medical centre is a 5 minute walk away from The Hive.

No. The secure access fob will allow you to enter and leave the accommodation whenever you wish.

Yes – here at The Hive we have 24-hour a day staff presence, CCTV covering all entrances and communal areas, and secure key fob access so we can keep track of everyone who comes and goes.

The city is around 15 minutes on the tube. The tube line that runs through Bethnal Green is the central line.  This gives you many different places in central London to visit.

The tube station is a 3 minute walk away giving you access to many different universities all within around 20 minutes away.

There are a number of additional services that we offer through 3rd parties.

  • HPS: Specialist student cleaning company who offer a variety of different cleaning services, including weekly servicing and end of tenancy cleans.
  • Pinglocker: Operate a ‘concierge’ service in London, including guest beds, dry cleaning, storage, removals and airport transfers.
  • Unikitout: Offer a variety of different kitchen and bedding packs for students, along with  stationary and cleaning products. Packs can be ordered so it’s ready for when you arrive onsite to check in. Quote HOST17 to receive a 10% discount
  • BA Airport Transfers: Book in advance your airport transfers to our London sites.

No. Smoking is not permitted in any area within The Hive. You can smoke outside the accommodation in designated areas and on our beautiful roof terrace.

A large pin board is provided in the bedroom for posters. We ask that you don’t put posters on your walls as any damage caused will be chargeable.

Yes, it may be possible for you to move in earlier if your room is available. This is dependent on your room type and how much earlier you intend to move in. Please contact us to find out if this is possible.

No. Once the Assured Shorthold Tenancy (AST) has been signed by you, you are bound by the terms and conditions of the agreement. Take a look at our Cancellation Policy for more information.

Yes, here at The Hive, we pride ourselves on being a very social student accommodation, with a close community. We arrange a variety of different events throughout the year including a welcome party and Christmas party and will inform you prior to anything happening.

Yes. Guests are permitted for a maximum of 2 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.