Student Musical Instrument Storage

Kit Keeper has the perfect storage option for storage of your musical instruments. It doesn’t matter what you play, Guitar, Keyboard, Drums, Speakers, Strings or Brass we can help you with any short-term musical instrument storage needs.

How to Book musical instrument Storage

Book Student Storage
Simply select on our student storage booking page what boxes you would like to store and for how long. Make sure to include your collection and delivery addresses, we will send you the boxes needed for storage.
We'll Pick It Up
We will send your boxes and packing materials on the chosen day. A local delivery driver near you will pick up your items from your house or halls of residence and bring them to the local storage facility.
Door-to-Door Student Storage
Your belongings and items are carefully stored in a secured facility with CCTV monitoring. Store your items as long as you like! When you’re ready, a delivery driver will return your items on the day you choose.
I cannot recommend Kit-Keeper highly enough. Whilst my son has been at university and out on internships, they have made storage the transport of boxes and suitcases so easy.
- Joanne McColgan
Kit Keeper is great. Second year using them and its such an easy process. My driver today was extremely helpful and kind. Thank you!
- Matilda Von Borries
Perfect 10/10, so easy to use and very great communication.
- Carla Milani
The service was really good, and if you have any questions they responded quickly.
- Tiffany Wang
It is the second time Kit Keeper helped me storage my luggages. Everything is perfect. The staff is very responsible. Also I am going to book the third order recently.
- Wang Ruoyu


In the vibrant landscape of student life, where creativity thrives and exploration knows no bounds, the pursuit of musical expression often takes centre stage. From the melodic strums of a guitar to the rhythmic beats of a drum kit, musical instruments become cherished companions on the journey of self-discovery. 

However, within the confines of student accommodation, space is often a premium commodity, presenting a challenge for storing these treasured instruments and gear. Here at Kit Keeper, we understand the importance of safeguarding your musical investments while accommodating the unique needs of student life. Join us as we explore our comprehensive student storage solutions tailored to accommodate all types of musical equipment.

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Kit Keeper is partially funded by Innovate UK, an innovation arm of the government, which has supported our efforts to create a sustainable environmentally friendly storage platform. We also are the trusted official storage partner of many universities in the UK.

Short-term Student Storage Locations Near You

Kit Keeper will collect from any mainland UK address, store, and return to any UK mainland address as part of the standard service meaning Kit Keeper has a nationwide coverage servicing every University in the UK.


Frequently asked questions about our student storage service
How much does student storage cost for musical equipment?
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We aim to be as transparent as possible with our prices and openly communicate all costs involved. You can calculate your storage fees using our calculator in our booking page. In addition to the storage costs you can expect to pay the collection fee of £25 plus delivery of empty Kit Keeper boxes at £11.99.

Is there a limit to the number of items I can store?

As long as your items fit in either a cardboard box or a suitcase we can store as many of them as you want!

What can and can’t I store?

We can only accept your belongings into storage if they are in one of our approved boxes, other double-walled cardboard boxes, or suitcases. Take a look at a helpful list of some the things we don’t store or ship here.

What kind of packing equipment do you provide?

Whether you’re storing your belongings with us, or using our shipping services, we highly recommend purchasing our brand new double-walled cardboard boxes to keep our items safe. You can also purchase our strong and durable packing tape, to ensure that your boxes are securely shut. If you order bubblewrap, we will send you 5 metres of brand new bubble wrap for your fragile and precious items. We recommend using bubble wrap to keep any delicate belongings safe. We cannot take responsibility for any breakages, if you don’t use bubble wrap or other suitable protective packaging and also don’t follow the packing guidelines. We will keep your items safe, but you have to do your part by packing them right!

What are the exact dimensions of your boxes?

We offer 4 different box sizes. Small Box (30x30x30cm). Medium Box (35x35x35cm). Large Box (40x40x4cm). Extra Large Box (46x46x46cm). Please note when packing that no box can weigh 25kg when packed.

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For many students, the guitar serves as a bridge to the realm of musical creativity. Whether it's the rustic charm of an acoustic or the electrifying sound of an electric guitar, these instruments hold a special place in the hearts of musicians. At Kit Keeper, we provide secure storage that is equipped with advanced climate control features to shield guitars from the adverse effects of temperature fluctuations and humidity. Our unique methods of storage mean that you can store your guitar however works for you, straight in its protective case, with an extra box and as much bubble wrap as you desire. We rent based on the items you store, not the storage you use. Giving you the ultimate control over your guitar remaining in pristine condition and free from scratches or dents.

Keyboard and Piano Storage

The majestic sound of a piano or the versatility of a keyboard can elevate musical compositions to new heights. However, their substantial size poses a storage dilemma for students residing in compact living spaces and to be honest with most regular storage suppliers also! However, Kit Keeper alleviates this challenge with our unique storage facility, completely adjustable in order to accommodate your keyboard and piano, you can be certain you’re not paying through-the-roof costs simply because your item is longer than a typical box space. With climate-controlled environments and robust security measures in place, students can trust Kit Keeper to safeguard their pianos and keyboards while they focus on honing their musical craft.

Drum Kit Storage

Drum kits, with their intricate assemblage of drums, cymbals, and hardware, demand ample storage space and careful handling. Kit Keeper rises to the occasion with our specialised drum storage solutions, offering customisable configurations to accommodate kits of all sizes. However you wish to store your kit is something we are able to accommodate. Multiple drum bases, symbol sleeves. Packed into many smaller boxes or larger ones, it’s up to you. You don’t need to worry about how many boxes you use and whether they’ll fit into a space because Kit Keeper storage solutions focus on the items stored, not the space they consume. Coupled with climate-controlled units and round-the-clock surveillance, Kit Keeper provides the peace of mind that your drum kit is secure and ready for your next jam session.

Amplifier and Speaker Storage

Amplifiers and speakers play a pivotal role in amplifying the sound and amplifying the energy of live performances. However, their bulky nature can clutter living spaces and pose logistical challenges for students on the move. Depending on the number of speakers and amplifiers, it can also be a security concern to keep these items in student accommodation as it can attract thieves. Kit Keeper addresses this concern with our dedicated storage units with multiple levels of security in place. These spaces also feature reinforced shelves and secure fastenings to accommodate the weight of amplifiers and speakers. Our climate control features preserve the integrity of electronic components, shielding them from moisture and dust accumulation.

String Instrument Storage

From the elegant strains of a violin to the soulful resonance of a cello, string instruments captivate audiences with their emotive melodies. But these instruments come with their storage needs and should be well cared for rather than thrown into a box. Kit Keeper's string instrument storage solutions provide padded compartments and adjustable racks to accommodate instruments of varying sizes. Our climate-controlled units maintain optimal conditions for preserving the tonal quality and structural integrity of string instruments, ensuring they're ready to inspire whenever students retrieve them from storage.

Miscellaneous Accessories Storage

Beyond the instruments themselves, musicians accumulate an array of accessories, including cables, pedals, stands, and cases. Kit Keeper offers versatile storage solutions with dedicated compartments and organisers tailored to accommodate these accessories. So as a student, you don’t need to worry about paying for storage space that you won’t use.

Brass Instrument Storage

Brass instruments, such as trumpets, trombones, and saxophones, are cherished for their rich tones and expressive capabilities. However, their intricate mechanisms and polished surfaces require careful storage to maintain their optimal condition. Kit Keeper recognises the unique needs of brass musicians and offers specialised storage solutions tailored to accommodate these instruments. Our padded compartments and adjustable racks provide a secure and protective environment for brass instruments of all shapes and sizes. With climate-controlled units to prevent corrosion and damage from fluctuating temperatures, students can trust Kit Keeper to safeguard their brass instruments, ensuring they're always ready to deliver captivating performances.

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