Nido Student West Hampstead is a diverse and culturally rich home to 347 students from over 39 countries across the globe. This unique student home away from home is conveniently located close to many major universities in the city. Here you will find 24/7 manned security, social spaces, a large courtyard, 24-hour gym, 200Mbps wifi and a one of a kind social calendar with events all year round. With us you’ll live out your student years in the best way possible!
We’re improving our community spaces at Nido West Hampstead as part of our commitment to give you the best possible experience whilst living with us. We’re going to have a brand-new reception, common area with study spaces, a gaming area, and cinema room for you to watch your favourite Netflix shows with friends. On top of this, you will also have access to a large outdoor courtyard, on-site laundry facilities, 24/7 access to the gym and bike storage. Obviously, you have to keep connected across social media and studies so we’ve got super-fast 200Mbps WIFI available throughout the residence and you will be able to connect up to 6 devices at a time.
Known for its proximity to flourishing Hampstead Heath, West Hampstead has that village feel within central London. Here you can enjoy plenty of local restaurants, bars and cafes where you’ll no doubt run into a celebrity or two. Throw-in excellent transport links and it’s no wonder West Hampstead is a popular destination.
Take a look at some of our local recommendations and find your favourite places to visit below.
Soak-up the food, wine and café culture of this West Hampstead haunt. This art deco styled building mixes art and music with a menu of modern comfort food.
242 West End Lane, London - NW6 1LGThe Wet Fish Cafe website
This award winning restaurant is the go to place if you want to enjoy a great range of Asian cuisines. Whether it’s Thai, Vietnamese, Malaysian or Singaporean, you are bound to find delicious food instantly transporting you to Southeast Asia.
237-239 West End Lane , London - NW6 1XNBanana Tree website
Running from Hampstead to Highgate, this green space contains a zoo, an athletics track, nearly 800 acres of glades, and natural swimming ponds for a summertime dip.
Gordon House Road , London - NW5 1QR
Explore where the father of psychoanalysis lived and worked. The museum includes Freud’s collection of over 2,000 antiquities plus his famous couch where all of his patients were treated. Don’t forget to claim your student discount when visiting.
20 Maresfield Gardens , London - NW3 5SXFreud Museum webiste
This luxury chocolate shop allows you to indulge in some of the best cocoa from around the world and is continually introducing new wild and wonderful combinations. Plus as a Nido resident, you’ll receive a free coffee with every chocolate purchase.
Broadwell Parade Broadhurst Gardens , London - NW6 3BQCocoa Bijoux webiste
Held every Saturday outside West Hampstead’s Thameslink train station, this incredibly popular market provides the freshest produce from fruit and veg, meat and poultry, to artisan bread, cakes and much more.
West Hampstead Thameslink Station Forecourt Iverson Road , London - NW6 1PFWest Hampstead Farmers Market website
Offering a range of creative cocktails, craft beers, and wines, this bar offers a glamorous yet intimate environment thanks to its vintage style décor and outside-decked area.
283 – 285 West End Lane, London - NW6 1RDThe Alice House Bar website
The Lower Ground bar is the perfect late night hideaway. With live music 3 nights a week, including a renowned jazz night, we’re not surprised the bar has been known to attract a famous face or two.
269 West End Lane , London - NW6 1QSLower Ground Bar website