How SpareRoom works

Use us to fill a room or find one. Find roommates you click with – the people who make sharing amazing.

Tell people what you're looking for

Tell people what you're looking for

Create an ad and let potential roommates find you. Tell them you've got a room to fill or you want to find one. Talk about the kind of apartment share you're looking for- are you looking to party every night, or just birthdays and holidays?

Add photos and a video

Add photos and a video

Bring your ad to life by adding photos and a video. It gives people a real sense of who you are or what your room's like, far more so than anything you'll write in your ad. It's quick and easy - you can do it straight from your mobile, tablet or laptop.

See what we've got

See what we've got

Search for a location or postcode to see all the apartment shares available. You can filter your results or use our Advanced Search for even better results based on your budget, ideal location and a whole host of other options.

Contact potential roommates directly

Contact potential roommates directly

Once you see something (or someone) you're interested in, then sign up so you can contact them directly.

Arrange a viewing

Arrange a viewing

If you like the sound of each other, it's time to take your relationship to the next level and meet up in person.

Get ahead

Get ahead

Pay a small fee to get your ad further up people's searches, or see potential apartment shares as soon as they're listed. There's more about these options and what they cost here.

Start sharing

Start sharing

Your ups and downs, your triumphs and disasters, your shampoo and conditioner.

Share your story

Share your story

Tell us about your experience of apartment sharing. The unlikely friendship between the it girl and the IT guy. The flatmate who insisted on keeping her plant in the bathroom even though it had been dead for six months. Highlights, lowlights, we want to hear it all.

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