• Scape East as viewed from the front of the building

    Scape East

  • The Box Noodle restaurant which is located inside Scape East

    Scape East

  • The gym at Scape East student accommodation

    Scape East

  • Studio++ room in Scape East

    Scape East

  • Communal study space in Scape East student accommodation

    Scape East

  • Scape East

  • Queen Mary Universtiy, situated opposite Scape East

    Scape East

Student living in East London

Scape East student accommodation is located in Mile End, London across the road from Queen Mary, University of London. Our luxury student studios are conveniently located for students at University of the Arts, LSE, and City University all within 20 minutes by public transport.

Scape private halls have everything you need to make the most of your time at university while studying in London. Our friendly reception is open all day, everyday, and our team is always happy to help - whether it’s helping you settle in at Scape or around London, or just for a friendly chat. With secure key access and 24/7 security, you'll always feel safe at Scape.

scape east in mile end near victoria park student accommodation

24/7 Reception

On hand and happy to help

Bike storage

Secure sheltered spaces for your bicycle

Communal kitchen

Cook for yourself or eat with a group of friends

Free Wifi everywhere

Superfast Wifi is included in your rent, and is available throughout Scape

Luxury student accommodation

Study in our quiet study areas, or hang out in our first floor lounge with TV and games tables. You can cook with friends in our communal kitchen, or get some exercise in our private gym.

Our Social Team of students put on monthly events and write about study tips and whats on in London in our blog.

Super Studios

Scape combines designer student accommodation and quality studio rooms with excellent service and lively social community. Every student room has been designed by Ab Rogers Design using high end materials and built-in storage for maximum efficiency, so students can study, relax and hang out with friends. Colourful furniture, drawers and radiators accent each room, with a different colour theme on every floor which runs throughout the corridors and onto the post boxes in the lobby.

Scape works closely with Ab Rogers Design on all of our rooms

Mile End student living

Student reviews of Scape East

"Smartly designed rooms in London's hip and culturally diverse East End and it's a 5 minute walk from one of London's most well connected Tube stations!"

Erin Johnson, United States Imperial College London

"Scape is such a friendly community, not only does it provide great rooms to reside, but an inner eco-system which comprehends of really heart warming staff that deliver around the clock. A very good stay indeed topped with personal relationships being made with fellow residents and professional staff members."

Salman Hanif, UK, Queen Mary


Mile End is a vibrant urban landscape buzzing with students. Scape East is home to two restaurants, The Kitchen, which serves homemade food away from home, and Box Noodle, a fresh, fast and affordable PanAsian noodle bar. Shoreditch, Brick Lane, Hoxton and Spitalfields are a short bus ride away, and these areas are famous for their cafes, galleries, fashion, restaurants and nightlife. Stratford is only 5 minutes away on the tube, where you can visit the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park or Westfield Stratford City – Europe’s largest shopping centre with 268 high street and designer stores.

Victoria Park is within walking distance from Scape East, and Mile End Park and Regent's Canal are even closer, so you're always close to a relaxing green space. You can hire a bike from Scape or the nearby Cycle Hire docking station on Mile End Road. You can also take advantage of the Mile End Climbing Wall - London's original indoor rock climbing wall.

It's only 15 minutes on the underground to Oxford Street station, the world-famous shopping district at Oxford Circus and Regent Street. Soho and China Town are just a short walk from Tottenham Court Road. The District line serves Westminster station, where you can find the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey. You can also reach Trafalgar Square (Embankment station), Buckingham Palace (St. James’s Park station), and the Science Museum, V&A museum and the Natural History Museum in South Kensington.

Get in touch

Contact us

Scape East, 450 Mile End Road, London E1 4GG
+44(0)207 952 2863 

Excellent public transport links

Students at Scape East are in Zone 2 on the London Underground. Mile End station serves the Central, District and Hammersmith & City lines. Stepney Green Station serves the District line Buses 25, 205, 277, 309, 323, 339, 425, D6 and D7

Nearby Universities

Scape East is across the road from Queen Mary University. LSE, Central St Martins, LSBF, AASchool of Architecture, University of the Arts London and London Met are all a short underground journey away.

*Images provided above are provided as an example only, and the room a student is placed in as part of the residence agreement may not be identical to these images. All contracts are for 51 weeks. We accept all debit and credit cards and bank transfer payments. Please note that payment by credit card will incur a surcharge. Download our Deposit Protection Scheme Leaflet or Booking Terms and Conditions.

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