Living at The Hive
Here at The Hive, we appreciate that living in a foreign country can be a little nerve wracking. That's why we do everything possible to make your move to London student accommodation as smooth and pain free as possible.
By choosing to live at The Hive, you'll be guaranteeing yourself a safe and secure student accommodation environment. Your accommodation is manned 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and all entry is controlled with secure key fob access, not forgetting our ever helpful reception staff, who are always happy to lend a helping hand.
Our all-inclusive payments mean you don't have to worry about paying the gas bills or keeping the heating switched on; we do all the hard work for you, so you can concentrate on your studies.
Best of all, The Hive is incredibly popular with international students, so you'll be made to feel right at home, the moment you first walk through our door.
I have been staying in The Hive for about a year and my experience has been nothing less than exceptional... moreMax Tay
Lived there for 7 months, really good experience. The studios are very nice, the building well located and the staff is lovely... moreIsmail Omari
I loved living at The Hive. The rooms have a good size and the location is great but even more important the staff is amazing... moreNatascha Rogacki
I've lived in The Hive for 4 months and it was just amazing! A rooftop with an amazing view, some cucumber water at the reception, some candies sometimes... moreLisa Fantoni
No. The secure access fob will allow you to enter and leave the accommodation whenever you wish.
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.
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 – 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.
Sainsbury’s is just a few minute walk down Cambridge Heath Road.
Blithehale medical centre is a 5 minute walk away from The Hive.
There is a cashpoint on Cambridge Heath Road outside the station.
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.
There is a cash operated laundrette on site where washing can be done at significantly below standard rates.
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.
A laundrette, garden terrace, common room, quiet study room, on site staff based at reception and secured door access along with CCTV.