The College is only too aware of the importance of good accommodation for students. The management of MPA regularly reviews the accommodation options we have available.
Whilst the college endeavours to assist with the accommodation process as much as possible all new students are encouraged to be proactive in their search. Please see below further guidance to assist your search:
Homestay for students aged 16 +
We would recommend students who have not lived away from home to visit the following website to assist in your search for home from home accommodation. This is recommended for any student who has not yet experienced being away from home and having to look after themselves. London Homestay have various families who are CRB and DBS checked. They offer a high quality service in housing students from in and outside of England. Please visit their website for further information. http://londonhomestays.com/
Accommodation for students would be in and around the Plumstead area. The students would be staying with CRB/DBS checked hosts.
The price for a twin room would be £209 per person per week on a Half Board basis.
The price for a single room would be £235 per person per week on a Half Board basis..
As all our recommendations, the decision for accommodation is the responsibility of students’ parents/guardians. MPA can offer advice but will not be held responsible for any unsuitable accommodation. Please ensure you visit all accommodation before signing any contract.
Older students are advised to arrange their own accommodation and may wish to share flats or houses. In order to offer assistance please email in your request if you are looking to share a house/flat to firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to be added to our private Facebook group (please see below). Right move is a commonly used website to help students find accommodation, please visit their website for more information: www.rightmove.co.uk
Please email any accommodation requests to email@example.com. Please make sure the email is clearly marked 1yr accommodation in the subject of the email.
All estate agents listed below have been recommended from current MPA students. Please or directly to the Estate Agent
London Stone Properties – http://www.londonstoneproperties.com/
Redwoods Estate Agents – http://www.redwoodestates.co.uk/
Cresco property – http://www.rooms2rent.info/index.php
Mann Lettings – http://www.manncountrywide.co.uk/toletoffice/woolwich/1709/
The audition secretary will be setting up a private Facebook group for all first year students. The idea of the group is for students to discuss accommodation and find friends to share flats/houses with. A current MPA students will be over seeing the group along with the audition secretary. Together they will be able to answer any questions and help students to get in touch and find suitable accommodation.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and ask to be added to the private Facebook group. If you are under 18 please ask your parent/guardian to email in providing consent to join the group
As with all our recommendations, the decision for accommodation is the responsibility of students’ parents/guardians. MPA can offer advice but will not be held responsible for any unsuitable accommodation.
Please ensure you visit all accommodation, and read the contract thoroughly before signing, paying particular attention to information on notice periods.