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Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Barcelona

Renting a room in the university area of ​​Barcelona is easier than looking to rent a complete apartment for students. Due to the high demand for student accommodation, the owners rent by room, this way student accommodation is cheaper than if they had to rent the entire apartment.

Student accommodation in Barcelona

If you are an international student coming to Barcelona for a short period of time (4-9 months), we recommend you to rent an apartment for young people in Barcelona. It can be a very good alternative, you will meet new people and possibly make very good friends with your new roommates.

Another option is to stay in a Barcelona student residence. The price is higher, but they include other services that may interest you such as cleaning, dining room, etc.

Student room for rent in Barcelona

Finding a room for students in Barcelona is not an easy task. Being a very touristy city, much of the city's accommodation is conducted towards vocational rentals. At Erasmus Play, our goal is to make it easier for you to find rooms for students in Barcelona with the development of a student housing search engine. Are you looking for a room with a private bathroom in the centre of Barcelona? This is your site, we have a wide variety of accommodations belonging to companies and online platforms and you can compare them easily and quickly.

Rooms for rent in University Area in Barcelona

Les Corts district concentrates a large number of universities and that is why thousands of students seek accommodation around this area since the apartments are very close to the university. It is one of the most recommended areas to live if you are a university student.

Its location is close to Avenida Diagonal and has good communication with public transport (metro and bus), so it will be comfortable to move around the city.

This area is well prepared for young professionals and university students, so you can find a wide variety of apartments and rooms for students in Barcelona, also shared apartments, university residences etc.

Rooms for rent in Barrio de Gracia

Studying in Barcelona is one of the best experiences you are going to have. You need to know the best areas to live if you are a university student. We know that living for a few months outside your city when you are young and have a small budget is not an easy task, so here are a series of tips to manage your stay:

  • Sharing a flat with other students is a good option: In this neighbourhood, you can find a wide variety of accommodation to share with other students.
  • Compare different accommodations, flats, rooms for a few weeks to find out what the average prices are and get to book the best rooms for students according to your budget.
  • Review and analyze in detail the lease and the proof of the reservation.
  • Book through totally secure online platforms. Thanks to Erasmus Play you will be able to compare the entire accommodation offer in Barcelona from the best online accommodation platforms. Also, you can make a reservation with just one click in a totally secure way on the website of each collaborator.

Rooms for rent in Ciutat Vella

Living in the centre of Barcelona is expensive and not too many people can afford it. Many students and young professionals choose to live in Ciutat Vella due to its good location. It is located in one of the most emblematic places in the city, near the sea and the prices are more affordable than in any other central place in Barcelona. On our platform, you will be able to find rooms for students in Ciutat Vella. It is a neighbourhood frequented by young people and its streets show a good atmosphere every day.

There are university residences in Ciutat Vella, where you can stay if you are going to study for a university degree in Barcelona.

Student apartments for rent in Barcelona

All students want to rent a cheap apartment near the university, but not all get it. Normally, it is the people who first start looking for their accommodation who are most likely to find a cheap apartment near the university. Below are the most demanded areas by students in Barcelona.

Apartments and rooms near the University of Barcelona

We list many apartments and rooms near the UB so that you can enjoy your Erasmus experience. Don't worry about accommodation, we help you find your ideal apartment near the University of Barcelona.

Apartments and rooms at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya 

Are you looking for a room near the UPC? We have a wide variety of accommodations near the Polytechnic University of Catalonia where you can compare all the main characteristics of each accommodation, seeing at all times the distance to the University and important places in Barcelona.

Accommodation near the Autonomous University of Barcelona  

Are you looking for a shared apartment at the UAB? One of the best options if you are a university student is to share a flat with other students. We have thousands of accommodations near the Autonomous University of Barcelona, ​​with different prices, characteristics and locations so that you can make the best choice.

Apartments and rooms for students at Pompeu Fabra University 

Rooms near UPF, undoubtedly one of the most demanded searches by any university student who decides to study at Pompeu Fabra University. Staying near the University has its advantages and that is why the demand for student accommodation is so high.

University residence in Barcelona

If you are looking for cheap residences in Barcelona you have to compare the wide offer that currently exists. In general, the best university residences in Barcelona are those with the highest price. If you are a student who is going to study for 4-9 months, we recommend that you look for a room or shared flat, you will enjoy greater freedom and the monthly cost of accommodation will be lower.

All university residences in Barcelona generally include additional services such as room cleaning, dining room or even laundry service.

If you are looking for student accommodation in residence, search and compare in advance. Many residences have long waiting lists and advance deposits are required.

Frequently asked questions about Barcelona

How much does a room for students in Barcelona cost?
In Barcelona, the average price of a room is around 500 euros, but this will depend on factors such as distance from the centre and the characteristics of the property.
How to find cheap apartments in Barcelona?
If you are looking for a cheap room in Barcelona, ​​you will have to compare in advance between the entire accommodation offer. In Erasmus Play we make it easy for you, you can compare flats, rooms and apartments for students.
How much does a university residence cost in Barcelona?
In Barcelona, there is a wide range of residences for students. As we have commented previously, prices can be very different depending on the services included. If we compare the cost of living in a residence with that of a shared apartment, we find that it is much higher.
Are you going on Erasmus to Barcelona?
Barcelona is the Spanish city preferred by Erasmus students along with Madrid. A city that combines university life with culture and good weather. In Erasmus Play you can find a wide range of accommodation for students in Barcelona and select the one that best suits your needs.
How long do I look for accommodation in Barcelona?
We recommend that you always search before choosing the destination of your mobility, so you can get an idea of ​​what life costs in each city. Many students are forced to change their Erasmus destination when they discover the high cost of living in a city. This can be discovered in a very simple way by analyzing the average prices of the accommodations since this will give you an idea of ​​the price of the rest of the things.
Sharing a flat with other students in Barcelona?
Without a doubt, one of the best options. Sharing a flat with other students has become fashionable in recent years, not only because the cost is lower, but also because of the experience and maturity that this provides. In Barcelona, it is much cheaper to share a flat, especially if it is located near the University or in the city centre.
How to find an apartment near the University in Barcelona?
Erasmus Play makes it easy for you, thanks to the development of personalized maps for the universities of Barcelona, ​​you will be able to find your new home, knowing at all times how far it is from your faculty. This will save you a lot of time comparing on different websites.

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