Halls of residence

The Holt

Situated approximately a 10 minute walk from the centre of campus, off Forest Road; 15 minutes walk from the town centre.

The Holt comprises of redeveloped accommodation, owned and managed by our partners, Unite Students. The Old Holt is a listed Victorian mansion around which the development was constructed.

  • Bedrooms: 261
  • Catering: Self-catered
  • Student Types: Undergraduate
  • Location: East

At The Holt you will find:


  • A cluster of five three storey blocks surround The Old Holt, a Victorian building set in it's own grounds, only a short walk from the busy campus
  • Most beds are 4ft (double bedding recommended - pillows NOT provided)
  • Quiet rooms available
  • 3 x 2 bedroom bungalows


  • 3-6 students share large dining kitchens
  • Large common/games rooms - freeview TV area, pool and football table (facilities subject to change)
  • The University network and internet access are available by both wired and wireless network
  • Bike sheds (bicycles stored at this hall are covered under the University or Unite block insurance policy)
  • Limited parking available through Unite Students
  • Mobile app operated launderette


  • No bedroom cleaning
  • Kitchens and communal areas cleaned weekly in standard flats
  • Kitchens and communal areas cleaned every other week in en-suite flats
  • Communal bathrooms and toilet facilities cleaned weekly


Accommodation packages available for 2022/23:

All rooms offered on a 41 week let (plus additional fee for fresher week)

  • £5,841.08 - One bedroom (4ft bed) in 2 bedroom bungalow (6 beds)
  • £6,349.25 - En-suite (4ft bed) (237 beds)
  • £7,155.64 - Studio flat (4ft bed) (1 bed)
  • £7,026.21 - Large en-suite (4ft bed) (16 beds)

Hall subs:

For information regarding subscription charges for freshers, returners and affiliates please see the Loughborough Students Union Holt Hall page.

Arrival dates:

New Undergraduates: Monday 26 September 2022
Returning students: Saturday 1 October 2022
Semester 2 student: Sunday 5 February 2023

Let lengths:

41 weeks let: 1 October 2022 – 15 July 2023
23 weeks let (Semester 2): 5 February 2023 - 15 July 2023

Rooms available throughout the Christmas and Easter Vacations.

Rooms to be vacated by 10am on the end date of the contract.

 Hall office

Your Hall Manager is responsible for dealing with any problems that you may have within your hall.

Student Experience Team Leader: Annie Leader
Phone: +44 (0)1509 268342

This service provider is affiliated to The Accreditation Network UK (ANUK)

Warden information

The warden team are responsible for pastoral and discipline issues.

Hall Warden: Dr Val Dennehy
Phone: +44 (0) 1509 222282


Tola Olowsule
Vidura Yasas
Elisa Deffenu
Duty Mobile: 07402079663

Hall committee

The Student Hall Committee are on hand to offer support to the hall community. The committees are elected annually and are run by students for students.

For more information visit the hall website. Please note this is not a Loughborough University website, but is produced and managed by the students on the committee. We accept no liability for the content on the hall website.

All halls have their own Facebook page and all new students moving into this hall will be invited to join.