Butler's Wharf Residence faculty accommodation

Three bedroom staff apartment near the South Bank of the River Thames

LSE Butler’s Wharf Residence, 11 Gainsford Street, London, SE1 2NE

Butler's Wharf Residence is situated near Tower Bridge and the historic Shad Thames riverside street. Located on the fifth floor and accessible by lift, there is a spacious three bedroom apartment with excellent views. 

Travel time to campus
On foot: 51 minutes
By bike: 22 minutes
By public transport: 34 minutes

Closest London Underground Stations
London Bridge, Tower Hill, Bermondsey

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Key facts about faculty accommodation

  • available to staff and faculty at LSE
  • self-catered
  • minimum/maximum stay -  primarily available for long stays of 28 days or more, with a maximum stay of 364 days
  • free Wi-Fi, full access to LSE IT network for staff members
  • linen and towels provided
  • weekly cleaning service
  • complimentary tea and coffee, toiletries, and slippers
  • TV with Freeview
  • utility charges and services included (except external phone calls, and council tax and VAT where applicable)
  • check-in from 3pm, check-out by 10.30am

Further information

Accepted payment methods

You can pay for faculty accommodation using the following payment methods:

  • LSE internal debit note (IDN)
  • UK bank transfer
  • credit and debit card (except American Express, JCB or Diners Club)

What is available at this hall?

Three bedroom apartment 

Bedroom one 


Furnished apartment featuring a lounge and dining room, two double bedrooms, one single bedroom, bathroom and kitchen. The lounge has comfortable sofas, a sofa bed, dining table and chairs. The single bedroom can double up as a study area with a working desk. The kitchen is fully fitted and contains an oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, kettle, toaster, and pots and pans. Located on the fifth floor, the apartment is bright with neutral decor.

  • Sleeps up to six persons
  • Approximate size 55-60m²
  • Fully fitted kitchen

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Bedroom two 
Bedroom/ study room

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