About the location

Situated right next to Aldgate East Zone 1 underground station, you will be living in student accommodation the heart of central London within easy access of all of London’s cultural and professional offerings.

Hult Tower & Studios is ideally located within walking distance or, a short tube/bus journey from many universities and colleges. Those within a 15 minutes walking distance include:

  • London Metropolitan University,
  • Queen Mary University of London’s Whitechapel campus,
  • INTO City University London,
  • BPP Business School,
  • Northumbria University London Campus,
  • Coventry University London Campus,
  • Istituto Marangoni.

With Liverpool Street, Aldgate, Bank and Whitechapel Stations all a short distance away you will also have easy access to 9 different lines of London Underground’s network, plus the Stansted Express for those holiday getaways!

This area of East London is just around the corner from London’s financial heart, The City. Here the worlds of finance, creative media, art, and fashion collide in a creative mix. This neighborhood is also known as TechCity UK, hosting hundreds of start-up technology companies. The surrounding streets and cafés are full of young entrepreneurs developing new ventures and working on their ideas. You will be inspired by the buzz and excitement that can be felt as you explore your neighborhood.

East London caters to every global taste with its amazing range of cafés, late night bars, internationally recognized restaurants and street food markets (check out Petticoat Lane or Columbia Road!) Two blocks away you can find Brick Lane, famous for its new and traditional Asian restaurants and the Truman Brewery entertainment hub.

For essentials, Hult Tower & Studios is really conveniently located student accommodation in London with several high-street supermarkets and numerous banks, including HSBC and Lloyds; all within a few hundred metres of your door.


Hult Tower & Studios
5 stars - based on 5 reviews
35 Commercial Rd London, E1 1LD LON
United Kingdom


+44 207 299 3278


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Closest tube stations

  • 0.2mi: Aldgate East
  • 0.4mi: Aldgate
  • 0.6mi: Whitechapel
  • 0.6mi: Tower Hill
  • 0.8mi: Liverpool Street Station
  • 1.0mi: Bank
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Nearby Venues

  • This area of East London is just around the corner from London’s financial heart in the city and the creative hub that is Shoreditch. Here the worlds of finance, creative media, art, and fashion collide in a colourful, exciting mix.

    East London is ideal for weekend retail therapy; Spitalfields Market, featuring fashion from local designers; pop-up shopping mall BOXPARK Shoreditch and the famous Columbia Road Flower Market are all very near to Hult Tower & Studios.

  • Benugo

    Benugo is located next to our Commercial Road entrance and is a great café to visit for breakfast, lunch or a much-needed coffee top-up. The cakes are amazing and are fresh in-store daily, direct from Benugo's own London-based bakery.

  • Truman Markets

    Located a short leisurely walk away up Brick Lane. The Truman Markets are a constantly changing shopping and foodie haven, housed in an old London East-end brewery. The atmosphere on the weekend needs to be experienced.

  • Village Underground

    This is a distinctly East London venue. Village Underground is non-profit, part creative community; part arts venue located a short walk from Hult Tower & Studios. This unique enterprise hosts a vast range of events from theatre, live music and exhibitions and club nights.