Flatshare in Murcia

Shared apartments, spare rooms and roommates in Murcia

type.private_room 346 300/month
type.studio 27 737/month
stats.apartment.2 4 870/month
stats.apartment.4 7 1121/month

Students from different parts of Spain and other countries choose Murcia to live thanks to its good quality of life. Mainly because it has a very good climate throughout the year, a relaxed pace of life and a large percentage of students who attend the different universities, you won’t get easily bored in Murcia.

One of the reasons why international students choose to live in shared apartments in Murcia is because the cost of renting is cheaper than in other cities in Spain. This allows them to enjoy more activities and to travel more frequently (to cities like Andalusia or Valencia).

Advantages and disadvantages of sharing a flat in Murcia 


Below are some of the pros and cons of living with roommates in the Spanish city:

Advantages of sharing a flat in Murcia 

  • You will be able to integrate into the city more easily, sharing moments with your flatmates and learning about their cultures if they are from other countries.

  • The cost of living in Murcia is cheap, and even more so if you share the rental costs.

  • Murcia has a very good climate throughout the year, so sports and outdoor activities are common. The most normal thing is that the students do not meet much at home, which gives time alone to everyone who lives there.

Disadvantages of sharing a flat in Murcia

  • You will have to adapt to the lifestyle of your roommates and the rules they establish regarding the flat.

  • There is a lot of competition in the search, as it is the preferred option for students. Although surely in Erasmus Play you will find your ideal room!

  • Some flats are neglected because the owners do not pay much attention to them when renting them out to students. Try to make it cosy for yourself.

Erasmus App for your exchange programme in Murcia 

There are different apps for Erasmus+ that you can use to make your exchange process more enjoyable. In them, you will find information about procedures, services and discounts, as well as help on life in the city and experiences and tips from students from previous years.

How to meet people in Murcia?


Here are some ways you can meet people in Murcia, in addition to connecting with your flatmates:

Student associations in Murcia

The most well-known Erasmus association is the ESN Murcia. It consists of students helping students, offering all kinds of help and organizing events. Surely through the Erasmus Student Network, you meet people of different nationalities since cultural exchange and diversity are encouraged.

Facebook groups for Erasmus in Murcia

On the platform, you will find different groups in which you will be able to meet people in Murcia, both before arriving and during your stay in the city. Events and activities that you will be able to join are usually published in these groups, as well as help with different aspects of life in Murcia.

Whatsapp groups for Erasmus in Murcia 

Both ESN Murcia and the Facebook groups have their own Whatsapp groups in which students introduce themselves and get in touch with each other. In addition to signing up for the plans that are already organized, you will be able to propose your plans and find young people with the same interests.

Tips for living in a shared apartment in Murcia

These are some of the things you have to take into account if you are going to share a flat in Murcia:

  • Before entering, ask your classmates about the use of air conditioning in summer. In Murcia, it is usually very hot, especially in August, but some prefer not to turn on the air conditioning.

  • Whether Spanish is your native language or not, get ready! In Murcia, they have their own dialect and use particular words on many occasions.

  • Think about what is important to you (cleanliness, schedules, routine, etc.) and talk about it with your colleagues when you enter the apartment to establish certain rules.

Frequently asked queries about sharing a flat in Murcia

How much does a shared flat cost in Murcia?
The average cost of rooms in shared apartments is €300 per month and the price of shared apartments depends on the number of roommates who live there.
How to find roommates in Murcia?
Surely in online communities, like Erasmus Play, you find roommates with similar interests. You can also make use of the Facebook, Whatsapp and ESN Murcia groups.
Where to look for shared flats in Murcia?
In the Erasmus Play comparator that we put at your disposal, you will be able to see a wide range of complete apartments with several rooms and individual rooms that are part of already rented apartments.
What are the advantages of sharing a flat in Murcia?
Share the experience with local or international students, learn about their culture; save on the cost of rent and utility bills; connect with other young people and not be alone when you arrive in the city.
How to choose ideal roommates in Murcia?
The best would be that they have similar lifestyles or that they are in tune, especially regarding the taste for parties or tranquility, schedules and routine. But also remember that sharing a flat is an opportunity to learn from other people and cultures!