Living at the Hive
Nobody wants to spend their time at University worrying about bills, maintenance, or fixing things that go wrong. That's why we're here to take the weight off your shoulders.
At The Hive, we look after every last detail, ensuring you've got time (and money) to enjoy your time at University. We'll provide you with a modern kitchen fully equipped with everything you will need for student life. Washing machines and dryers are located in our launderette to make sure you look at your best at all times. If that’s not enough, our on-site management office is open all week long so there is always a friendly face you can call in to speak to with your day to day queries about life in your new home, or if you just fancy a chat.
With large desk areas, bookshelves, a pin-board, plenty of electrical sockets for all your electrical appliances and broadband internet connections available in every room, your London student accommodation is designed to assist your studies. But all work and no play makes Jack (or Jill) a dull boy, and once your studies are complete for the day, simply relax in our games lounge or take a short walk into the surrounding areas of Shoreditch and Brick Lane to enjoy the very best London has to offer.
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. Guests are permitted for a maximum of 2 nights in any week. Please sign them in at reception on arrival.
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, 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.
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.
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.