About London - University of Greenwich, Greenwich Campus

The Daniel Defoe residence is set in a charming area of the city and a borough rich in maritime history. The area boasts attractions such as the National Maritime Museum, the Cutty Sark, the Royal Observatory and Greenwich Park – and all just 10 minutes away from Central London!

Lessons will be in the Stephen Lawrence building based at the Old Royal Naval College – the architectural centrepiece of Maritime Greenwich.

Recommended ages: 10-17

Groups with students aged under 12 will be accommodated at McMillan Student Village. All meals will be taken at Daniel Defoe and lessons held in the Stephen Lawrence building in the Old Royal Naval College.

Programme Dates

TURN 1: 01 Jul – 15 Jul
TURN 2: 15 Jul – 29 Jul
TURN 3: 29 Jul – 12 Aug

University of Greenwich – Programme Highlights

  • 2 full-days to London, 1 full-day to Cambridge, 1 full-day to Brighton
  • 6 half-days to London
  • On-site activities: Diverse on-site programme including sports in Greenwich Park and discos


  • London Heathrow

    1hr 20mins

  • London Gatwick

    1hr 20mins

  • London Stansted

    1hr 20mins

University of Greenwich


  • Zone 2 location (10 minutes by train to London Bridge). Zone 1-2 travelcard included
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Large ground floor dining space
  • Bike cafe