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Description

As the UK’s leading flatsharing service, we’ve helped over 7,000,000 people to find their perfect flatmate or flatshare. With our apps, you can do it all while on-the-go.

Suitable for Everyone

Whether you’re starting university, relocating to the UK, tired of living alone, weighing up what to do with an empty room, or, quite simply, searching for another flatmate or flatshare, we’re the service for you.

Unrivalled Choice

With thousands of flatsharing opportunities to choose from in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow, and right across the UK, you’ll be able to find your perfect flatmate or flatshare.

Our Philosophy

Experience has taught us that flat sharing is as much about the people as it is about the property. To help you find the best of both, we provide unparalleled tools, choice, and support. As a result, someone finds a flatmate or flatshare every 3 minutes.

Help & Support

Our award-winning customer support team are here to help you with your search. If you require support, come across a problem, or want to provide feedback, you can get in touch using our new feedback option at the bottom of the home screen.

 Free in Google Play

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Sep 16, 2014 (over 4 years ago).

Releasing new versions every about 1 month, on average.

Jan 17
2019
(Current)
Version 2.16.1.1540-uk

In this update, we’ve introduced our new ad cards to the Saved Ads section. We’re sure you’ll find they make browsing through ads easier, quicker, and more helpful. You’ll see more of them throughout the app in coming weeks and months!

We’ve also updated our app for Android P and made the buttons for filtering, sorting, and saving your searches more reachable and user-friendly.

We’d love to hear your thoughts! You can get in touch using our new feedback option on the home screen.

Sep 20
2018
Version 2.15.1.1531-uk

In this update, we’ve started to change the way SpareRoom looks and feels. You’ll see it’s the same great service but with a brand new logo.

We’d love to hear your thoughts on these changes and on other things we can do to improve. You can get in touch with our award-winning customer services team using our new feedback option at the bottom of the home screen.

Jul 30
2018
Version 2.15.0.1524-uk

In this update, we’ve started to change the way SpareRoom looks and feels. You’ll see it’s the same great service but with a brand new logo.

We’d love to hear your thoughts on these changes and on other things we can do to improve. You can get in touch with our award-winning customer services team using our new feedback option at the bottom of the home screen.

Jul 26
2018
Version 2.14.2.1516-uk

In this update, we’ve made numerous optimisations to the Messages screen. It looks the same, but now it remembers where you left off and no longer reloads unnecessarily.

We’ve also made further improvements to the My Adverts section and tweaked a few other things to make our app faster and more reliable for you.

Our award-winning customer services team (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk) would love to hear your thoughts.

Jul 21
2018
Version 2.13.2.1507-uk

In this update, we’ve made numerous visual changes to the app, including the introduction of the new advert cards to the My Adverts section. They’re aimed at making the experience more consistent and user-friendly.

In coming weeks and months, you’ll see further, more significant improvements to our app’s look, feel and ease of use.

If you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, our award-winning customer services team would love to hear from you (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

May 28
2018
Version 2.13.1.1503-uk

In this update, we’ve made numerous visual changes to the app, including the introduction of the new advert cards to the My Adverts section. They’re aimed at making the experience more consistent and user-friendly.

In coming weeks and months, you’ll see further, more significant improvements to our app’s look, feel and ease of use.

If you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, our award-winning customer services team would love to hear from you (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

May 20
2018
Version 2.12.4.1494-uk

For some time now, you've brought one part of the app to our attention more than any other: filters.

We've listened to you, considered your suggestions, experimented with solutions, and reimagined the experience. It's now comprehensive, easy to use, intelligently structured, and visually appealing.

We hope you'll love using it as much as we've loved redesigning it. Positive or critical, we'd love to hear your thoughts (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

Apr 01
2018
Version 2.12.3.1493-uk

For some time now, you've brought one part of the app to our attention more than any other: filters.

We've listened to you, considered your suggestions, experimented with solutions, and reimagined the experience. It's now comprehensive, easy to use, intelligently structured, and visually appealing.

We hope you'll love using it as much as we've loved redesigning it. Positive or critical, we'd love to hear your thoughts (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

Mar 21
2018
Version 2.11.0.1444-uk

In this release, you'll see we've redesigned our advert cards - enlarging photos, structuring essential information, achieving greater consistency and clarity.

For now, it's implemented in the messages section, but you'll see it introduced more widely in coming weeks and months.

As your feedback was central to this redesign, we'd love to hear your thoughts (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

Jan 15
2018
Version 2.10.0.1185-uk

In this release we’ve made numerous small additions, fixes and tweaks in preparation for upcoming features and redesigns. In particular, our app now supports Android O and icons now appear sharp no matter what device or screen size you’re using.
As always, if there’s anything we can do to improve our app or the wider service, our award-winning customer services team would love to hear from you (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk).

Nov 26
2017
Version 2.9.0.971-uk

In this release, we’ve overhauled the design of your conversations. You’ll encounter a beautiful, user-friendly experience that makes finding your ideal room or flatmate simpler, easier, and quicker. You’ll see important information about the person you’re messaging highlighted and you’ll know when they’ve read your messages. You’ll also be able to link to your advert within your messages by typing # followed by your advert ID and so much more. In coming weeks, we’ll unveil the next step.

Oct 08
2017
Version 2.8.11.852-uk

In this release, we’ve made some minor changes to improve the app’s performance and visual design.
As always, if you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, we’d love to hear from you. It’s best to get in touch with us by email (customerservice@spareroom.co.uk).
And if you’re finding SpareRoom to be useful, we’d appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store.

Sep 10
2017
Version 2.8.10.684-uk

In this release, we’ve made some minor changes to improve the app’s performance and visual design.
As always, if you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, we’d love to hear from you. It’s best to get in touch with us by email (customerservice@spareroom.co.uk).
And if you’re finding SpareRoom to be useful, we’d appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store.

Jul 30
2017
Version 2.8.9.582-uk

In this release, you’ll see an introduction to SpareRoom. It’s intended for our new users, but we thought you may appreciate it too. If you’re already well acquainted with us, you can skip right through it.
We’ve also improved our support for different screens sizes and, like every other app, made a number of bug fixes and performance improvements.
As always, if you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, we’d love to hear from you.

Jul 09
2017
Version 2.8.7.296-uk

In this release we’ve laid the foundations for some major improvements. In particular, you’ll find that the app is now even more stable and compatible with Android N. You’ll also be able to upload photos stored on Google Drive and many other apps
As always, if you’d like to provide feedback or report a problem, we’d love to hear from you. While it’s best to get in touch with us by email (customerservices@spareroom.co.uk), you can also tweet (@SpareRoomUK) or call us (01625 666750)

May 23
2017
Version 2.8.6-uk

In this release, we've redesigned the messages screen to provide you with a more convenient, consistent and personalised experience.
It's one of many steps we're taking to make the app more modern and user friendly, with the aim of simplifying and speeding up your search for a room or flatmate.
We'd love to hear your feedback on these new designs and on how we can improve other parts of the app.

Mar 01
2017
Version 2.6.2-uk

In this release, you'll see that we've completely redesigned the menu to provide you with a more convenient, consistent and personalised experience.
It's the first of many steps we'll be taking in coming weeks and months to make the app more modern and user friendly, with the aim of simplifying and speeding up your search for a room or roommate.
We'd love to hear your feedback on these new designs and on how we can improve other parts of the app.

Jan 17
2017
Version 2.4.0-uk

Yet more great news! We’ve improved the way to log in and register from the app.
We’ve also fixed some minor bugs and other details from previous versions.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful and have a minute to spare, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store, as they help others, like you, to find us.

Jan 03
2017
Version 2.3.3-uk

Yet more great news! We’ve improved the way to log in and register from the app.
We’ve also fixed some minor bugs and other details from previous versions.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful and have a minute to spare, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store, as they help others, like you, to find us.

Dec 05
2016
Version 2.2.3-uk

Yet more great news! You can now record and upload short videos to your adverts, making it easier to get to know a future flatmate.
VIDEO TIPS: (1) Relax and be yourself, (2) keep it short and sweet, (3) shoot in landscape, and, of course, (4) talk about what you’re looking for and what’s important to you.
Don't forget, you can send feedback or report an issue, from within the app. Thanks for your help!

Nov 21
2016
Version 2.1.5-uk

Yet more great news! You can now record and upload short videos to your adverts, making it easier to get to know a future flatmate.
VIDEO TIPS: (1) Relax and be yourself, (2) keep it short and sweet, (3) shoot in landscape, and, of course, (4) talk about what you’re looking for and what’s important to you.
Don't forget, you can send feedback or report an issue, from within the app. Thanks for your help!

Nov 09
2016
Version 2.1.4-uk

Yet more great news! You can now record and upload short videos to your adverts, making it easier to get to know a future flatmate.
VIDEO TIPS: (1) Relax and be yourself, (2) keep it short and sweet, (3) shoot in landscape, and, of course, (4) talk about what you’re looking for and what’s important to you.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful and have a minute to spare, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store, as they help others, like you, to find us.

Oct 19
2016
Version 2.1.3-uk

Yet more great news! You can now record and upload short videos to your adverts, making it easier to get to know a future flatmate.
VIDEO TIPS: (1) Relax and be yourself, (2) keep it short and sweet, (3) shoot in landscape, and, of course, (4) talk about what you’re looking for and what’s important to you.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful and have a minute to spare, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store, as they help others, like you, to find us.

Sep 19
2016
Version 1.4.20

Great news! With this release you can now edit your advert from within the app.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful in your search for a flatmate, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store. They’re not only warmly received by us, but also help others in similar situations to yourself to benefit from our service.

Sep 14
2016
Version 1.4.18

Great news! With this release you can now edit your advert from within the app.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful in your search for a flatmate, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store. They’re not only warmly received by us, but also help others in similar situations to yourself to benefit from our service.

Aug 16
2016
Version 1.4.15

This release contains a number of fixes for minor issues - they’re so minor, in fact, that the vast majority of you won’t have noticed them.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful in your search for a flatmate, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store. They’re not only warmly received by us, but also help others in similar situations to yourself to benefit from our service.

Jun 21
2016
Version 1.4.12

In this release we've made enhancements to the way you browse through search result, introducing 4 further sorting options: Newest > Oldest; Last Updated; Most Expensive > Least Expensive; and Least Expensive > Most Expensive.
If you’re finding SpareRoom to be helpful in your search for a flatmate, we’d really appreciate a glowing review on the Google Play Store. They’re not only warmly received by us, but also help others in similar situations to yourself to benefit from our service.

Jun 14
2016
Version 1.4.11

Jun 01
2016
Version 1.3.10

Apr 04
2016
Version 1.3.9

Mar 29
2016
Version 1.3.8

Feb 15
2016
Version 1.2.6

Feb 04
2016
Version 1.2.4

Jan 25
2016
Version 1.2.3

Sep 22
2015
Version 1.1.2

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Jul 28
2015
Version 1.1.1

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Jul 27
2015
Version 1.1.0

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

May 05
2015
Version 1.0.13

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Apr 28
2015
Version 1.0.12

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Apr 08
2015
Version 1.0.11

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Jan 05
2015
Version 1.0.10

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

Dec 02
2014
Version 1.0.9

SpareRoom, the free Android app from the UK's number 1 flatshare website, SpareRoom.co.uk, is the easiest way to find a flatshare or flatmate on-the-go.

Find a flatshare or flatmate fast. Thousands of rooms for rent in flatshares across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Edinburgh, Glasgow and the rest of the UK. Contact thousands of flatshares and flatmates for free.


Just starting university and looking for accommodation? Thinking about moving to the UK? Just wanting to nosey at rooms available near you? SpareRoom's Android app allows you to search postcodes, towns, cities or even use your phone's GPS to find nearby flatshares and flatmates free.


Features:
- No registration required
- Location-based searching
- Browse and contact thousands of adverts on-the-go
- Phone and message advertisers directly from the app
- Keep in sync with the SpareRoom website
- View all the rooms around you on a map
- Save your searches


Good luck with your flatshare search.


Let us know what you think http://twitter.com/SpareRoomUK

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