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ARE TOWELS AND LINEN PROVIDED?
Mile End: Yes, both linen and towels are provided in all rooms on the Mile End site.
Whitechapel: Please note that bed linen and towels are NOT provided if you are staying in Floyer House at Whitechapel. You will need to provide these yourself. If you need to purchase these items when you arrive, you can do so from the local Argos store which is a short 10 minute walk from the accommodation. Please use the links below for more information:
CHECK IN/CHECK OUT TIMES
Your room will be available to check into from 14:00 hrs and check out is 10:00 hrs on your day of departure.
** Please note that photo ID is required when checking in, so please ensure that it is readily available when you arrive. **
WiFi is available free of charge at Stay QM. Please select the 'QM-Events' network. You will be prompted to enter a password which will be available from Reception at Mile End or the Site Manager's Office if you are staying at Whitechapel.
Please note that the password changes every Wednesday at 10am.
BREAKFAST SERVING TIMES
Breakfast is served in the Curve restaurant at Mile End from 07:00hrs - 10:30hrs Monday - Sunday. Both a full English breakfast and continental breakfast are available.
If you are staying at our Whitechapel site the Nucleus cafe is a 3 minute walk from Floyer House. It is open Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 3pm. Click here for directions [opens in new window]
FACILITIES/APPLIANCES IN KITCHENS
A microwave, a kettle and a toaster are available to use in the kitchen. Please note we do not provide crockery, cutlery or utensils - you would need to provide these yourself.
APPLIANCES AVAILABLE AT RECEPTION
We offer various items for sale and for hire, these are available from Reception 24 hours a day. Items for hire include:
- Hair dryer
We also offer a number of Items for sale including UK adapters. More information is available on the
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Please click here to view the STAY QM TERMS & CONDITIONS [PDF 233KB] for individual guests Stay QM.
RESIDENTIAL GUESTS COMPLAINTS PROCEDURE
We are committed to providing a high quality service to all our guests. When something goes wrong we would like to hear from you; this will help us improve our standards. If you have any concerns about your stay with us, please refer to the RESIDENTIAL GUEST COMPLAINTS PROCEDURE [PDF 153KB] which gives details of how to formalise your concerns.
Parking is extremely limited at both Mile End and Whitechapel, therefore we advise you to take public transport to QMUL wherever possible. Parking is available at weekends and evenings at the Mile End site. Details of public parking in the vicinity can be found at: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgnl/transport_and_streets/parking.aspx
POST AT STAY QM
A post box is located on campus outside the Joseph Priestley building (no. 41 on our CAMPUS MAP - MILE END [PDF 945KB]).
We regret that QMUL is unable to accept any postal deliveries.
NEAREST TUBE STATION
The Mile End site is located equidistant from Mile End and Stepney Green tube stations both in zone 2. To walk from either station to the campus is approximately 8 minutes.
The Whitechapel site is located closest to Whitechapel Station (zone 2) and is an 8 minute walk from Floyer House.
NEAREST MAINLINE STATION
Liverpool Street is 2 stops (5 mins) on the Central line from Mile End tube station, or 2 stops (5 mins) on the Hammersmith & City line from Whitechapel.
For details on public transport options from UK airports, please visit: our Location pages:
QMUL buildings are compliant under the Equalities Act. Should you have guests with specific requirements please let the Sales team know so they can ensure the facilities are suitable / advise you of specific details.
LOCAL AREA INFORMATION
If staying on campus local tourist information can be found at Reception in the Student Village. Additional local information can be found at: www.visitlondon.com or in our 'Things to do in London section'.
Qmotion is a fitness centre at the Mile End site. Details can be found at: www.qmsu.org/qmotion
EATING AT STAY QM
There are a number of café's and catering outlets on the Mile End site, as well as a Cafe at Whitechapel. Visit www.catering.qmul.ac.uk for more information.
There are also several restaurants just a few minutes walk from the Mile End site under the green bridge close to Mile End station.
NEAREST SWIMMING POOL
Mile End: Mile End Park leisure Centre is a short walk from QMUL. Details can be found at:
Whitechapel: St George's Leisure Centre is a 15 minute walk from Floyer House. Details can be found at:
The nearest cinema is the Genesis just a short walk from the both Mile End and Whitechapel. Details at:
In an emergency please dial extension 3333 and QMUL Security will either call a first aid officer or an ambulance as appropriate.
There is an NHS Walk-in Centre at:
St. Andrews Health Centre
2 Hannaford Walk
London E3 3FF
(020 8980 1888)
This is open 08:00–20:00, 7 days a week.
The closest Accident & Emergency (A&E) department is located at:
The Royal London Hospital
London E1 1BZ
This is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
EMERGENCY DENTAL TREATMENT
Emergency dental facilities are located at the Royal London Hospital
THE LOCAL AREA
Some of our favourite things to visit/do in the area:
- Spitalfields: www.spitalfields.co.uk
- Columbia Road Flower Market: www.columbiaroad.info
- Bow Wharf: www.waterscape.com/in-your-area/london/places-to-go/626/bow-wharf
- Dennis Severs' House: www.dennissevershouse.co.uk
- The Regents Canal: www.waterscape.com/canals-and-rivers/regents-canal
- Mile End Park: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgsl/451-500/461_parks/mile_end_park.aspx
- Victoria Park: www.towerhamlets.gov.uk/lgsl/451-500/461_parks/victoria_park.aspx
- Canary Wharf: www.mycanarywharf.com
- Brick Lane: www.visitbricklane.org
Also take a look at our 'Things to do in London section' to discover all the attractions that the Capital has to offer!