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Runnymede 1 and 2

Runnymede 1 and 2

Self-catered halls

These halls are on the southern side of the main campus near the sports fields. Divided into flats of six to eight bedrooms, all bedrooms have en suite bathrooms and a shared kitchen/diner.

Single bed self-catering in six to eight bedroom flats, with a shared kitchen/diner.

2022/23 price: £6,561.40

The letting period for all rooms in Band B1 is 38 weeks for full time undergraduates.

There’s furniture provided for you in the room, but you’ll have to bring a few bits and pieces yourself.

We provide:

  • Single bed (190cm x 90cm) with storage
  • fitted workstation, bookcase, cabinet and desk lamp
  • desk chair
  • fitted wardrobe
  • waste paper bin
  • storage shelf above entrance door
  • en suite facilities comprising a washbasin, toilet and shower
  • mattress protector
  • single duvet and two pillows

You’ll need to bring:

  • sheets
  • Single duvet cover
  • pillowcases
  • towels

WiFi is available in all rooms.

We’ll provide:

  • double sink with draining board
  • microwave
  • work surface
  • cupboard space for each student
  • electric cooker (oven and hob)
  • kettle and toaster
  • two fridge freezers
  • iron and ironing board
  • recycling bins and a vacuum cleaner
  • The kitchens are fitted with 13 amp sockets

You’ll need to bring:

  • cups
  • plates and bowls
  • pots, pans, roasting tins and cooking utensils
  • cutlery and other utensils
  • washing-up materials and tea towels

The kitchens are cleaned weekly, but it’s also your responsibility to keep the shared areas clean and tidy.

No. You can’t bring your car with you to your Halls of Residence. You can bring your car to campus for up to one hour, but if you stay any longer you’ll get a parking fine.

More information about parking on campus

All mail arrives at the Main College Post Room and is distributed to the appropriate Halls of Residence within 24 hours. In Runnymede 1 and 2, letters you receive will be placed in the pigeon holes in V Block. If you receive a parcel or item needing a signature, we’ll email you to let you know that it’s arrived and is ready for collection from the reception desk. Remember to bring valid ID when you come to collect your mail.

Don’t forget to use your full name, Hall address and room number when giving your address for a delivery. We have a lot of incoming and outgoing mail at the College and without this information your mail might get lost.

Runnymede Hall address:

Runnymede Hall
Royal Holloway, University of London
TW20 0EX

More about sending and receiving mail

The laundry facilities are next to Imagine in the Hub.

We recommend using the mobile app. But if you don’t have an iPhone or Android device, your Halls reception can provide you with a laundry card which can be topped up online.

More on laundry

Security officers are available on campus 24-7. The main security office is in the Founder's Building.

Officers monitor campus activities on CCTV and with frequent patrols responding to any fire alarm activations and disturbances on campus, as well as ensuring that areas are safe and secure.

Each halls has a reception point where you can report maintenance problems, top up your College Card, and get advice or help.

The reception for Runnymede 1 and 2 is in the Hub. Open Monday to Sunday, 7am to 10pm.

To learn more about accessibility in Runnymede 1 and 2, please view the following AccessAble profiles:


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