*This article was originally published on 4th July 2017 but has now been updated on 14th September 2018

The best London storage companies for you to view at a glance…

Looking to move house but need to store your extra stuff? Check out this list of the top storage companies in the capital, listed alphabetically

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3D Space Storage Solutions – https://www.3dspacestorage.co.uk/

2 locations in London – both in the SW1 postcode. Currently offers 50% off the first 4 weeks’ storage. Price quotes are inclusive of VAT and insurance.

ABC Self Storage – https://www.abcselfstore.co.uk/

3 locations in London – Camden, Southwark and Wandsworth. Flexible storage for as little as a day or for years. 2 hours’ free van hire available. Rated 4.8 out of 5 from 2,901 reviews. Promise to match any quote.

Access Self Storage – https://www.accessstorage.com/

37 locations in London. Also promises to match any like-for-like quote.

Attic Self Storage – https://www.atticstorage.co.uk/

Access your belongings 365 days a year. Choose to pay monthly or 4-weekly. 2 London locations – Bow and Kings Cross. Storage unit sizes begin at 7 sq ft and range up to 500 sq ft.

Big Yellow Self Storage – https://www.bigyellow.co.uk/

39 locations in London. Price promise: the company promises to match any quote for the same volume of storage. Armed forces, police and fire brigade get an additional 10% discount, while all new customers can claim 50% off for the first 8 weeks. Storage rooms range from 10 sq feet to 400 sq feet.

Boxman – https://boxman.co.uk/

Boxman will deliver plastic crates and collect your belongings for you and take them away to storage. You can claim them back at any time at a cost of £5 per retrieved crate. Boxman promises to be up to half the price of traditional self storage, by charging by the day and by unit. Prices start at £29 per month for 5 crates, up to £299 per month for 200 crates.

byStored – https://www.bystored.com/

Another convenient option where the company will pick up, store and deliver for you. Prices start at £49 per month for a 12 sq ft unit up to £1149 per month for a 400 sq ft unit – enough to fit the contents of a 5 bed house. Claims to be 31% cheaper than self storage.

Fast Forward Group – http://www.fast-forward-group.co.uk/storage-services/

Established in 1979, these guys keep a live written inventory of your items in storage, that’s updated every time you add or remove something. They also offer to delivery your belongings to anywhere in the world once you’ve finished. Past and current clients include solicitors’ offices, housing associations, charities, estate agents and accountants. Unit sizes range from 20 sq ft to 500 sq ft.

Fort Box – http://www.fortbox.co.uk

2 locations in London – St John’s Wood and Chelsea. Discounts are offered by size of unit, from the first month free and free van collection on storage units of 10 – 30 sq ft, to just getting the first month free for storage of 150 – 600 sq ft. Prices for smaller units start at £7.45 per week, and from £63.91 per week for larger units of 150 sq ft and up. The company offers a lowest price guarantee where they promise to charge 5% less if you find a lower rate elsewhere. You can also get a week’s free storage if you refer a friend.

Henfield Self Storage – http://www.storage-units.co.uk/

5 locations in London. Offers a range of discounts from 5% when you prepay for 3 months, to 10% when you prepay for 6 months, up to 15% when you prepay for a year. Free collection also available. Facilities range from 10 sq ft lockers up to 200 sq ft rooms. Police, fire brigade and armed forces personnel can also claim and extra 10% discount.

Lock and Leave – http://lockandleave.co.uk/

Has branches in Twickenham, Battersea, Surrey and Kent. Storage sizes range from 10 sq ft all the way up to a mammoth 1,200 sq ft. Also offers a lowest price match guarantee.

LOVESPACE – https://LOVESPACE.co.uk/

The UK’s biggest and first “By the Box” storage company. That means you only pay for what you store. They collect for free as soon as the next day and storage costs start at £1.95 per box per month. They can deliver back as soon as the next day to any mainland UK address. Each box also comes with £100 insurance cover for no extra change. And the whole process is managed online for convenience.

Metro Storage – https://www.metro-storage.co.uk/

2 locations in London – Islington and Bayswater. 50% off your first 8 weeks is available. Get up to £14,000 worth of insurance free.

Pick n Store – http://www.cheapeststoragecompany.co.uk/

Charge by calendar month rather than every 4 weeks, as most storage companies do. Store in their no-visit storage facility for as little as £5 per week. One month free storage available to customers using 25 sq ft storage rooms and above.

Safestore – https://www.safestore.co.uk/storage/london/

43 locations within London and the M25. New customers can claim 50% off for up to 8 weeks, with no minimum term.

Shurgard Self Storage – https://www.shurgard.co.uk

23 locations in London. Storage ranges from lockers at £11.63 per week to 100 sq ft rooms for £93.32 per week. Storage units of 80 sq ft and above can be hired for £1 for the first month, and storage of up to 60 sq ft qualify for a 50% discount for the first month – all excluding admin fee, lock and insurance.

Space Station – http://www.space-station.co.uk/

6 locations in and around London, including Isleworth, Chiswick and Brentford. Long term, short term and student storage all available. Good customer service: the company scores a 9.3 out of 10 from over 200 reviews on Trustpilot. Currently trying to raise £20,000 for a children’s charity. Storage space starts at 10 sq ft lockers up to 200 sq ft rooms.

SpaceWays – https://www.spaceways.co.uk/

SpaceWays offer a pick up, storage and re-delivery service starting from just £4.90 per month.

Storing.com – https://storing.com/

Charges start at 99p per day (£6.90 per week). It has a rating of 9.7/10 from 744 customer reviews. Offers free collection of the goods you want to store when you move house, plus a lowest price guarantee.

Student Storage Company – http://www.studentstoragecompany.co.uk/

Offer collection and delivery. Often offers special discounts, like 15% off with the right code – check the site for the latest deals.

Urban Locker – https://urbanlocker.co.uk/

One location – Old Street in London. Currently offering 25% off – valid for up to 5 months after you get your quote. Also offering half price storage for your first 2 months, and 20% when you prepay for storage – check the site for details. Storage units range from 10 sq ft lockers up to 300 sq ft.

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