Chester House is managed by the Guy Chester Centre. The Guy Chester Centre is the trading name of the Trustees of the North Bank Estate.
Chester House, opened in 1960, is a 159-bed student hall of residence for young people who have come to London to study or begin a career. Chester House was made possible by the philanthropy of Guy Chester, who owned the North Bank Estate on which Chester House sits. If you would like to read more about our history please click here.
The founding principles of Chester House are to offer affordable, good quality accommodation with a focus on welcome and hospitality. We operate in an ethical way and we place a strong emphasis on our ethos.
We aim to provide the best possible service in a proactive and supportive way. We understand the feeling of leaving home for the first time and the various pressures on students and career starters. Our friendly Accommodation Team are available to talk to and can also help our residents to find any support they may need.