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Platt Hall

Platt Hall is one of Middlesex University's own halls which is managed by our partner Optivo. It is located just a 20-minute walk from campus.


90 self-contained flats spread across three blocks of buildings


Rooms at Platt Hall cost £154.70 per week, with rent payable in advance. Further details on payment are provided if you are offered a room.


Average room size: 10m²

All flats comprise of six single bedrooms, complete with an en-suite shower room and toilet

Communal area

Shared kitchen/dining room for each flat

Communal TV lounge and study room in Writtle House (part of the same complex)


Car park with CCTV and controlled barrier access (Additional charges apply)

All bills included

Cleaning service (kitchen) Monday to Friday

Entryphone for each flat and electronic key cards for all bedroom doors



Single Bed

Bedside cabinet, wardrobe, bookshelf, desk and chair

Waste paper bin

Notice board

Internet access provided


Dustpan and brush

Mop and bucket

Kitchen table and chair

Kitchen bin


Fridge and freezer

Food storage space






Local area

Within a 20-minute walk from the Hendon campus, Platt Hall is in easy reach of all local amenities and is close to shops and a nearby park. Brent Cross Shopping Centre, one of the largest malls in the UK, is also within easy reach of Platt Hall.

See Platt Hall's location on Google Maps.

Transportation Links

Buses for Brent Cross Shopping Centre and central London are a short walk away. Colindale Underground station (Northern Line) is a five-minute walk. The Northern line connects you to everything central London has to offer.

  • Walking distance to campus
  • Less than half an hour on the Northern Line to Central London's Leicester Square
  • 7 stops on the Northern Line to Camden

How to apply and further information

If you are applying for accommodation please visit our Applying for Halls of Residence page where you will find everything you need to know about the application process.

Guaranteed place for first year students

We guarantee a place in halls for all full-time UK, EU and international undergraduate students joining us for their first year of study in 2018. This guarantee is for UK students who confirm their offer and apply for accommodation before 30 June 2018, and EU/international undergraduate and postgraduate students who confirm their offer and apply for accommodation before 12 August 2018.

Places in Middlesex's own halls are allocated on a first-come first-served basis. The university also works with a number of private providers to ensure there are places available once our own halls are fully occupied.

Maintaining high standards

Our halls are all managed by Optivo, a housing association that specialises in student accommodation. We're committed to providing a friendly, safe, student-focused environment – and we've signed up to national codes of standards for accommodation to ensure this. For Platt Hall, Optivo has signed up to the ANUK code.

The Study4Success Award

Each year, Optivo sponsor an award for students who have made a difference to society. It helps students achieve their goals by providing more than £5,000 towards the cost of accommodation. For more information on this award, visit our Study4Success page.

Platt Hall En-Suite Room

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