Short Term & Summer Lets

We currently have short term and summer lets available in an number of locations


If you’re thinking about staying in London and want contemporary accommodation for a great price, Downing’s value for money short-term lets could be the answer.

Whether you’re an international student attending a pre-sessional language course before term starts, a current student taking part in an internship in the city or you simply want to stay and study, take a look at short-term lets at The Lyra.

Our studios offer stylish self-contained living space and free wireless internet within our modern and secure purpose-built student property in North Acton. Located next to North Acton tube station on the Central Line, you’ll be just 20 minutes from Oxford Circus and all that the city has to offer, with plenty of local amenities on hand too.

Short term tenancies are available from £249 per week:

Rent per week (£) Total Rent (£) Term (weeks)
February – July 249 5478 22
February – August 249 7221 29

Short term bookings can be made online or if you would like to discuss your requirements please contact us via the booking enquiry form.


Short term tenancies are available at The Railyard for a minimum of 14 weeks at £216 per week.


Studios are available at The View for short term lets (minimum 14 weeks) for £155 per week.


Bronze studios are available at The Kingfisher for short term lets from:


Rent per week (£) Total Rent (£) Term(weeks)
4th February –  15th July 210 4830 23
4th February – 2nd September 199 5970 30