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Kingston Student Accomodation

Kingston is a modern and bustling student town. A truly popular location for students, close to the heart of London. At aparto, we offer stylish student accommodation in Kingston designed to help you enjoy your student life to the fullest and feel inspired from the minute you arrive.

We are carrying out refurbishment works, within 2023-2024. If you have any questions about your stay, please email

Student Living in Kingston

Kingston is the perfect place to pursue your studies. With top-notch universities and a dynamic academic atmosphere, Kingston is a prime location for intellectual growth.

And the city has much more to offer: from trendy shops and delicious eateries to beautiful riverside walks, this place is brimming with excitement. Plus, the lively student community at Arbury Court ensures you'll have plenty of new friends to share your journey with.

Brilliant universities
Brilliant universities
Lot's of bars & restaurants
Lot's of bars & restaurants
Good transport links
Good transport links
A range of cultural activities
A range of cultural activities

    Your student home in Kingston

    Arbury Court

    173 Kingston Road, Kingston-upon-Thames, KT3 3SS

    Combining stylish living with a vibrant and diverse student community, Arbury Court offers the thrill of London living minus the inner-city rent prices.

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    Our ensuites offer modern living with shared kitchen facilities among 3-7 flatmates. Utility costs and high-speed WiFi are included. With ample storage and study space, alongside ensuite shower rooms, these spaces are perfect for social individuals seeking a vibrant communal living experience.



    Our studio selection ensures convenience with private kitchenettes equipped with a hob, microwave combi oven, and fridge-freezer, and modern ensuite bathrooms. Additionally, high-speed 100Mb WiFi is provided, and utilities are included. Opt for a Platinum Studio for extra floor space.

    Plus Rooms


    Experience unparalleled luxury and space with our Platinum Plus Studios. Enjoy the privacy of your own kitchen and ensuite bathroom, along with included utilities and high-speed 100Mb WiFi. These studios offer ample storage space and are 2-3m² larger than our already spacious Platinum Studios.

    What Students Are Saying

    Want to know what student living is like at aparto?

    Have a read to see what our residents have to say about living at
    aparto Arbury Court in Kingston!

    "The staff are friendly from the management team to the security staff, everyone is willing to help and everyone is friendly."
    "Never had an issue here and if I did it was sorted as soon as possible! Friendly, approachable and lovely staff who will happily talk to you about any life issues or what you got in your daily shop. Would highly recommend this private residential accommodation!"

    “The perfect stay for any student! All the facilities, located in a premium location. Couldn’t ask for a better accommodation experience"

    Our Student Accommodation in Kingston

    aparto Arbury Court is conveniently located south-west of London and a short commute away from Kingston university. Our friendly team will be there to welcome you and to help you with everything you need. Learn about Arbury Court, the university residence that has everything for students to thrive.

    24/7 CCTV
    24/7 CCTV
    Utilities included
    Utilities included
    Friendly team
    Friendly team
    On-site laundry
    On-site laundry
    Fully equipped gym
    Fully equipped gym
    Large common area
    Large common area
    Regular events
    Regular events
    Outside courtyard
    Outside courtyard
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    Simple steps on how you can book your Student Accommodation!

    1. Visit our residence page - Arbury Court. Looking for short stays click here!

    2. Browse & select your chosen room type

    3. Register on the portal

    4. For long stays, secure your room with one weeks advanced rent. T&C's apply.

    5. The full cost is payable in full or installments via TransferMate, making international
    payments FREE of charge via bank transfer.

    Are you a returning student? Simply log in to the portal to rebook your room!

    Student life in Kingston

    Our student home, Arbury Court, is conveniently located with easy access to the city centre. Kingston has something for every student, from brilliant pubs and bars to stunning riverside views. Whether you love to let your hair down or like to take it easy, see what Kingston has in store for you below.

    About Kingston

    Nestled by the River Thames, Kingston is a perfect blend of history, culture, and a laid-back vibe. You'll find Kingston University here, known for its quality courses and great student life.

    But that's not all – Kingston boasts picturesque streets, buzzing markets, and stunning riverside spots. Whether you're into shopping, exploring, or chilling by the water, Kingston has it all.

    Universities in Kingston

    Kingston houses renowned universities offering exceptional educational experiences.

    Kingston University, known for its diverse range of disciplines, combines academic excellence with a supportive environment.

    Additionally, St Mary's University stands out with its focus on humanities, social sciences, and sports-related programs.

    With their commitment to quality education and prime location, Kingston's universities attract students seeking a well-rounded and enriching academic journey.

    Best Attractions in Kingston

    Kingston puts you within reach of some of London's most iconic attractions! Start by exploring the charming streets and lively markets of Kingston town centre. And when you're in the mood for some London adventures, hop on a train and head to nearby attractions like the majestic Hampton Court Palace or the beautiful Richmond Park, where you can spot deer roaming freely.

    Want to explore further? Take a short trip to central London and immerse yourself in the bustling energy of attractions like the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, and the vibrant West End. Kingston offers the perfect blend of local charm and easy access to the best of London.

    More Information About Kingston

    Experience Kingston's Thriving University Scene

    Nestled in the heart of London, Kingston boasts a thriving academic landscape with esteemed institutions such as Kingston University and St Mary's University. Each university offers a unique blend of academic excellence and vibrant student life, ensuring a fulfilling educational experience.

    Discover Arbury Court, our modern student accommodation near Kingston's premier universities. Our vibrant community and warm hospitality create an inviting atmosphere where students feel right at home. 

    With modern amenities and a friendly team on hand, Arbury Court goes beyond mere accommodation—it's a hub of inspiration and the ultimate student experience. Stay active with our onsite gym, unwind in our spacious social spaces, or bask in the fresh air of our outdoor courtyard. At Arbury Court, every day is an opportunity to thrive and make unforgettable memories.

    When you need a change of scenery, Kingston offers an array of libraries, cafes, and study spaces ideal for academic pursuits. Explore the charming streets of Kingston upon Thames, where quaint cafes provide cosy corners for studying or unwinding with a good book.

    Navigate Kingston – Your Way!

    Kingston's transportation network makes exploring this lively London borough easy. Whether you like bustling buses, efficient trains, or scenic cycling, Kingston has it all.

    Bus: Kingston boasts a comprehensive bus network running from early morning to late at night. With buses connecting you to major hubs, universities, and attractions, transportation is budget-friendly and reliable.

    Train: Enjoy excellent rail connections in Kingston, including South Western Railway services, linking you to central London and beyond. Whether for a day trip or weekend getaways, trains offer swift and comfortable travel.

    Cycling: Embrace Kingston's cycling culture with dedicated lanes and rental schemes across the borough. Cycling provides a healthy, eco-friendly way to explore hidden gems at your own pace.

    Discover Kingston’s Charms

    Kingston offers a myriad of delights beyond its academic institutions. Dive into the city's rich heritage by exploring iconic landmarks such as Hampton Court Palace and Kingston Market.

    Kingston's cultural scene captivates enthusiasts with venues like the Rose Theatre and the Stanley Picker Gallery, showcasing a blend of theatrical performances and contemporary art exhibitions. The bustling Bentall Centre and Kingston Museum add further layers to the city's cultural tapestry.

    In Kingston, gastronomic adventures await at charming cafes and restaurants, serving up diverse cuisines from around the globe. From traditional British fare at The Ram to exotic cuisine at Pho Kingston, there's something to satisfy every palate.

    Nature lovers find solace in Kingston's green spaces, from the serene banks of the River Thames to the tranquil surroundings of Richmond Park. Explore the historic Kingston upon Thames Bridge or embark on leisurely walks along the Thames Path, soaking in picturesque views along the way.

    Kingston's nightlife pulses with energy, offering a variety of venues to unwind and socialise. Whether it's enjoying live music at The Fighting Cocks or dancing the night away at Pryzm Kingston, students have plenty of options to make the most of their evenings in this vibrant borough.

    Kingston universities

    Kingston universities

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    Kingston city guide

    Kingston city guide

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    For those questions you still might be needing an answer for, look no further, all of your answers can be found below!

    About 18,600 students live in Kingston, which is about 11% of the population of the Borough of Kingston upon Thames.

    Student life in Kingston offers a vibrant and diverse experience, with a lively town centre, a picturesque riverside location, and access to a range of cultural activities. With its universities, student societies, and proximity to London, Kingston provides an ideal balance between studies and an engaging social life for students.

    Kingston University is known for its diverse academic programs and emphasis on practical learning. The university offers modern facilities, dedicated faculty, and a supportive learning environment. Students can benefit from a range of extracurricular activities and cultural experiences in and around London.

    Yes, Kingston is a great location for international students. With its diverse and welcoming community, excellent universities, and proximity to London, it offers an optimal environment for international students to study, explore the city, and experience British culture.

    Yes, Kingston is generally considered a safe place for students. But it's always important to take common-sense precautions and be aware of your surroundings.

    Arbury Court, aparto's student accommodation in Kingston, is a 21 minute cycle away from Kingston University.

    In Kingston, you can enjoy a variety of activities. You can explore the town centre with its shops and restaurants, take leisurely walks along the scenic River Thames, visit cultural attractions like art galleries and theaters, and engage in recreational activities such as watersports and dance classes.

    Yes, Kingston and its surroundings offer many interesting attractions. Notable sights include Hampton Court Palace, Richmond Park, Bushy Park, Kingston Market, and the Thames Path for riverside walks. The nearby towns of Richmond and Wimbledon also offer additional entertainment.

    Yes, Kingston provides a variety of sport and leisure amenities. The area has sports centres, gyms, swimming pools, and recreational facilities. Additionally, the nearby Thames River offers opportunities for activities like boating and kayaking, while parks and green spaces provide spaces for outdoor activities and relaxation.

    Yes, Kingston and its surroundings boast several green areas. Richmond Park, Bushy Park, and Wimbledon Common are nearby expansive green spaces. Kingston itself has Canbury Gardens, Kingston Riverside, and several parks that offer pleasant spots for relaxation, picnics, and outdoor activities.