Central London (South Bank)


UK Residential Summer Centre



Our Central London Residential Summer Centre is based at London South Bank University. Enjoying a superb location right in the heart of the city, it offers modern facilities and single en suite accommodation with spectacular views of the Shard and the London Eye.


The Kings Summer Centre at South Bank is accredited by the British Council.

Accredited by the British Council

Nearest Airports

London Heathrow
London Gatwick

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  • Single en suite bedrooms
  • New dining and classroom building
  • Indoor sports hall
  • Student social area
  • WiFi in most areas

Typical activities

Sports hall available on campus for use once per week and there is a fully-inclusive evening activity programme on campus or around London. 

Courses available

Summer Course

15 hours of English lessons per week plus a full programme of sports, activities and excursions.

1–8 weeks (1-week bookings accepted for 27 June; 4 July; 8, 15 August only)
Start dates
27 June; 4, 11, 18, 25 July; 1, 8, 15 August 2018 (arrival/ departure day is Wednesday)
End date
22 August 2018
Minimum entry level
Age range

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The student residence is 5 minutes' walk from the main classroom and dining area. It contains single rooms with private bathrooms. Rooms are arranged in flats with 5–8 rooms sharing a communal kitchen/common room area.

Typical excursions

Daily trips to major London attractions, plus an additional full-day trip each week.

Full-day excursions may include:

London attractions include:

Weekly travel card included for use on the London Underground and buses (zones 1 and 2).