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London Student Storage

Finding a straightforward, efficient, and reliable storage solution that is affordable on a student’s budget might seem like an arduous task, especially with London prices. However, Kiwi Storage is committed to providing accessible, comprehensive, and budget-friendly storage for students across London.

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How it works

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We Collect

We collect your items from your home or business

We Collect

Use our space estimator to work out what size unit you need or our friendly team can help you choose

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We store

Your items are safely and securely stored at our storage facility

We store

Use our online booking system to get current pricing. If you are unsure or have a specific question speak with one of our friendly team

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We deliver

When you need your goods back we safely deliver them anywhere in the UK or worldwide.

We deliver

Book your unit and arrange your move in date. Either move in yourself or we can provide a full removal service including packing and delivery.

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No matter whether you have one to one hundred items, one single or multiple boxes, Kiwi Storage has the perfect unit in a convenient location to suit all your needs and requirements. We pride ourselves on our transparency and honesty, so you will never have to pay for something you aren’t using. The terms and conditions are all laid out clearly and there are no hidden costs.

If you have any questions about our student storage in London, require expert advice, or would like to book your storage, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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London Student Storage

We Have Long-Term Storage & Short-Term Student Storage in London

At Kiwi Storage, we are able to assist you with both long-term and short-term storage solutions if you are ever in need of cheap student storage. We are problem solvers first and foremost, which means that our storage experts will be able to find the perfect student storage boxes or storage units for you, even if you have larger items and confidential, sensitive items, for as long as you might need them.

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Storage solutions

Students can benefit from both self-storage and mobile storage options from Kiwi Storage.

Self-storage is exactly what it says on the tin - it is a storage facility that is easily accessible on your own terms, whenever you need to access your items.

Mobile storage from Kiwi Storage is a flexible solution that can be tailored to even the busiest of student schedules.

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Self Storage vs Mobile Storage

Whichever London university that you study at - be it the University of London, Middlesex University, Greenwich University, Kingston University, Roehampton University, and so on - Kiwi Storage can also provide complete removal services for students across the city. This is a comprehensive removal service that consists of dormitory packing, the provision of packing materials such as packing boxes and packing tape, plus a removals team and delivery driver. We can pick up and drop off to different delivery addresses - for example, if some boxes are going into storage and the rest to your new home, just let us know when you book your return delivery where you would like your items to be dropped off.

Removal Services

Self Storage vs Mobile Storage

Self Storage vs Mobile Storage for Students in London.

Mobile StorageSelf-Storage
Hassle free loading of your goods
Optional Removal Services
No ULEZ or Congestion Charge costs
Anytime Access*
Secure Storage
Optional delivery by you to our facility
Optional packing materials
Insurance**

*Self Storage access subject to facility opening hours / Mobile storage access by appointment. Additional charges may apply

**Insurance is mandatory for all customers

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Why choose Kiwi Storage?

Kiwi Storage is a friendly local storage company. Our flexible solutions can be perfectly tailored for all students around London. Don’t have a car? No problem - we will come to you, operating a door-to-door comprehensive mobile storage solution. Can’t pick up heavy objects? Don’t sweat, we will lift them for you. No time in the day to pack? Don’t worry, we can even pack your items for you and bring our own premium packing materials and boxes for the job.

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Why choose Kiwi Storage?

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    Easy and free Access

    Access your unit whenever you want during opening hours

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    Secure Storage

    Safe and secure facilities

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    Flexible

    Move in or out when you need to

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    Protection

    Know your items are properly insured

Top Tips

At Kiwi Storage, we know that many students might have never used a storage service before, and even then, it's always good to get the most for your money’s worth! Therefore, we have compiled a list of some of the best tips and tricks for making the most of our services - it's all part of our Kiwi charm and great customer service.

Use good quality packing materials

We can provide these for you! Our top-quality packing materials include packing tape, bubble wrap, packing paper, sofa covers, mattress covers, and a wide range of boxes that are double-walled for strength.

Use smaller boxes for heavier items

Putting heavier items in smaller boxes can help you to ensure that no boxes are overloaded or too heavy to lift, making transportation easier.

List all the items that you have put into storage

This will allow you to make sure that you know exactly where everything is at all times, eliminating any potential panic over items you believe to be lost.

Make sure all boxes are full

If boxes aren’t full, your belongings can rattle about, which can result in your goods being damaged. Therefore, fill all boxes to capacity - but do not overfill as this can make stacking the boxes in the unit unstable.

Label your boxes

Label the boxes as you are packing, making sure to note which boxes are staying with you and which ones will be going into storage to make the process more streamlined and efficient.

Protect precious items

Ensure that any fragile items are wrapped in bubble wrap, important documents are accounted for, and priceless goods are properly protected.

Choose a local storage company

Choose a company that has locations in your local area so that you can quickly and easily get to your items if and when you need them. Kiwi Storage has locations in Esher, Kingston, Richmond, East Molesey, West Molesey,, Weybridge, Surbiton, Teddington, Twickenham, Wimbledon and, of course, our mobile storage solution that comes right to your door!

Check accessibility

Look at the accessibility of the storage units to make sure that it is the right solution for you. Our buildings benefit from 24/7 access to a lockable unit, 7 days a week off-street parking, and modern facilities with good access.

Ensure your storage has good security

If you want to make sure that your items are safe whilst in storage, it is essential to ensure that your unit has good security. Kiwi Storage provides CCTV security, lockable units accessed by combination code lock and personalised access code, and number plate and facial recognition across the facility.

KIWI STUDENT STORAGE FAQ

How much will storage cost?

The price per unit is determined by the size of the room you need. The rental charge is calculated according to the amount of floor space of the storage room, the smaller the floor area the lower the price.

Prices may also vary on the unit location in the storage centre. For instance ground floor and closer to access doors may be a higher price than on a higher level requiring lift or stair access.


Are there any hidden costs?

In a word No. You simply pay for the storage you need.

You will need to provide proof of insurance from your household cover or take out insurance through us on a new for old basis.


What size storage will I need?

Please refer to our unit size comparison which provides useful information to help you work out how much storage you need. Alternatively one of our helpful team can assist you with selecting the right size unit.

Generally students use 10 - 15sqft of storage.



Can I store sports equipment or bikes?

Yes, not a problem!

Can I store plants?

We are afraid not.

What if I need a bigger unit?

Self Storage:

This generally won’t be a problem. Subject to availability we can either provide a larger storage unit or provide additional units. Please note that this is dependent on availability at the facility. We also have additional storage space at other locations and our friendly team will work out a plan.


How do I book a storage unit?

Online:

To book Storage simply complete the online booking form to qet a quote and then use our easy to use booking system. You will need to provide some forms of ID and make payment for the first month. One of our team will then call you back to confirm your move in date.

Over the phone:

Just call us and one of our friendly team will confirm the unit size and type and get you booked in. They will then email you to electronically sign the contract, upload some ID and make secure payment.

What documentation do I need to book?

We require two forms of ID. A copy of your drivers licence, passport or student ID and a photo of you holding up the ID (just to make sure it is actually you!)


We will also need an emergency contact number in case you are overseas for example.

How do I pay

We require payment by debit or credit card which is done securely online. Payments will be charged monthly to the card provided.

Do I need insurance

Yes. As members of the Self Storage Association we require you to either provide proof from your insurer that your goods are covered in our storage facility or you must take our sufficient cover for the declared value of your goods.

What if I need to cancel before I move in?

Self Storage:

Not a problem. There are no charges.


How can I access my goods?

We can provide access to your goods at our storage facility. We will just need at least one working days notice.

How do I transport my goods to you?

Included in your price is a one off charge to collect your goods. You just need to pack your goods and we will do all the heavy lifting and loading your goods into storage. If you would like a packing service we can also do that through our sister company Kiwi Movers.

How does collection work

Once your collection day and time is confirmed our team will arrive and load your items. They will collect from anywhere in the collection address, but your goods must be packed and any items that require disassembling to be disassembled or extra charges may be incurred.

Likewise when you need your goods back, a team will deliver them at the agreed date and time.


Do you sell boxes

Yes! We sell boxes and packing materials through our sister company Kiwi Movers

How secure is your storage

All our storage facilities include 24 hr monitored CCTV and alarms


Are your facilities temperature controlled

Most of our facilities are not temperature controlled but we do have facilities that have this option

Are your facilities damp/moisture free

Yes. Our facilities are well maintained and dry.

How do I cancel or vacate my storage

Just provide us 14 days written notice.

Do you provide shipping around the UK or internationally?

Yes, we can ship anywhere worldwide!


Get in touch

For more information about our London student storage solutions, get in touch with our specialist team today.

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