Rooms for rent in London

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SW20 – Double Bedroom 🏡. Shared bath

GBP £750 per month

Kingsize room with private bathroom. Private bath

GBP £1,000 per month

Searching for a flatmate. Private bath

GBP £980 per month

Double room for single use N11. Shared bath

GBP £800 per month

Double bedroom in a charming flat nr Farringdon. Shared shower

GBP £1,400 per month

The room is already rented thank you. Shared shower

GBP £780 per month

Studio Flat Streatham Common SW16. Private shower

GBP £950 per month

Luxurious Room for Rent in Colindale. En-suite bath

GBP £1,200 per month
Anna Mahoney
Anna Mahoney

Lovely loft room in SW11 Mon-Fri Only. En-suite bath

GBP £500 per month

Refurbished Top Floor Flat Colindale. Shared shower

GBP £750 per month

Room for vegetarian female nr St Pancras. Shared shower

GBP £800 per month

About Browse Rooms section

Rooms to rent in flatshares and house shares with like-minded over 40s landlords. It's free to register to advertise a room.

You can register as a live-in landlord or a lead tenant with a spare room to rent, or as a housemate looking for a room.

People interested in a finding a room in a house share search in this section.

Phil B, Manchester

"Advertising a room to rent on Cohabitas enabled us to find great tenants, that fit our profile. Instead of waiting for tenants to find us, we used the search filters to locate suitable profiles and proactively contacted them. This approach is very effective if you are prepared to invest some time in your search."

Julie E, London

"Please pause my room listing. Have had a very good response to my room advert within the first couple of weeks, such a good website. Thanks!"

Kerrie S, Surrey

"I was delighted to find the Cohabitas website... it met my needs perfectly and I found a suitable housemate very quickly. I will definitely come back to Cohabitas when I have a vacant room in the future."

Find a House Share or Flatshare in London

Find a Room to Match your Sharing Preferences

Cohabitas is the best place for people over 40 looking for a room to rent in London. We make it possible to find a mature house share that fits your needs and budget. Our website is dedicated to helping you find the perfect room to let in London quickly and easily. In our rooms to rent section, you can easily find a flat, shared flat, or spare room in London that is right for you.

Comprehensive Search Tool

Our comprehensive search tool makes it easy to find the ideal room to rent in London. Our search tool provides helps you explore detailed listings of house shares, flat shares and spare rooms that are available. You can filter your search by location, budget, and other criteria to make sure you get the perfect room for you.

Share a home

Once you've found a listing that interests you, you can contact the owner to arrange a viewing. Most rooms to rent are with live-in landlords who you will share a house or flat with. A viewing gives you a chance to see the room for rent as well as to meet the person you will share a home with. Sharing a home with the right person sure that you get the perfect room for rent in London.

Where to rent a flat in London London is a big city with lots of neighbourhooods. Not many people live in central London, but instead live in the outer areas and use London Underground, Buses and Trains to travel into the city for work and leisure. Transport for London Map (opens in new window)

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Tip: New to London? Read our guide about Finding a flatshare in London.

Tip: Room to rent is the term we use interchangeably on Cohabitas for rooms in flatshares or house shares, as well as rooms to rent (plural).

The terms roomshare, room rental and shared rooms are widely used in the US. However, this does not mean people are looking to share a room; it also means they are looking for a room in a shared house and that is known as a house share in UK.

To find a roomshare in London use this section and search for flat share london.

Tip: You might also consider a home share with an elderly  home owner.

You can find rooms to rent though Homeshare UK, an organisation that pairs together younger students with more elderly home owners. In return for a reasonable rent in nice homes, the student offers some social companionship and does some basic chores. This is an International organisation with different branches - so search locally if looking outside UK.

Add a room for rent listing

Add a free room for rent listing. Find a friendly flatmate or lovely lodger over 40 to share your home.

It's free to register and add a listing, but we also offer a telephone registration service if you don't feel like doing it yourself.