Mile End is a traditionally sought-after student spot in London, found towards the east of the city. It is quickly becoming a sought after place in East London to live due to its proximity to attractions such as Victoria Park, Shoreditch and Canary Wharf.
As a result of its excellent transport links, the area is packed with students from all of London’s universities, and has a reputation for affordable rents – perfect if you want to make your student loan last. Plus, student homes in Mile End are easily accessible by London’s tube stops, so getting around the city has never been easier.
Mile End is the ideal place for students from Queen Mary University of London and University College London to live as these are the nearest campuses to the area. However, with an underground station just a minutes walk away, it doesn’t matter where in London you’re studying if you choose to live in Mile End.
As a thriving and popular student area, there is no shortage of student homes available, from one bedroom apartments to houses that suit groups of up to five or six. It is also one of the most affordable areas in London to live as a student which is why students from universities all over London flock there.
Unihomes has a range of high quality student houses available to rent and our wide range of options means we’ve got something for everyone, whether you’d prefer a quiet place to live on your own or somewhere to socialise in a group.
As well as traditional pubs and restaurants, Mile End is home to some of London’s most unique eateries and quirky bars. A notable spot is Mile End Floating Market, a regular pop-up found along the canal, which features an array of traders. With vinyl, vintage clothing, food, cakes, and even live music, the market is a must-visit as a student in Mile End.
Mile End is full of culture. The Nunnery Gallery is a contemporary art house found near Mile End Road, which plays host to a number of impressive exhibitions every year. Plus, if money’s tight, there are an abundance of Open Studio events on offer too, where you’ll have the opportunity to see work for free. History buffs have plenty to explore, with the Ragged School Museum in the area – offering a chance to experience a slice of Victorian life.
There are also plenty of buses and tube stations and you’re only a 15 minute tube journey from Oxford Street, making access to the rest of London quick and easy.
UniHomes have an array of amazing student homes in Mile End. Browse through properties of all shapes and sizes to suit the requirements of you and your housemates. We have options available across London, if you want to explore everything on offer in the city. Plus, with UniHomes, every single home comes with all bills included – so you have one less thing to worry about on moving day.