Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Naples

The capital of the Campania region is a great destination to go on Erasmus. Naples is full of contrasts, in addition to having good weather, sun and sea. It receives thousands of students every year, so there is a very good student atmosphere, both during the day and at night. Young people tend to be concentrated in the city centre.

This interesting city has a historic centre that was recognized by UNESCO and is often called "open theatre" for the culture and art that oozes from its corners. It may seem like a chaotic and messy city at first, but once you understand its essence and get used to it, it ends up trapping you.

Are you looking for student accommodation in Naples? In the largest city south of Rome there is a wide variety of accommodation available for students. Use the Erasmus Play search engine and comparator, where you will see the different characteristics of each accommodation. In addition to the comforts of your room, you will be able to see what the complete apartment consists of, seeing all the images, locations and rental conditions.

Student apartments for rent in Naples

When looking for an apartment for rent in the Neapolitan city you will find a wide variety of very different offers. Keep in mind that they all differ in their characteristics, although most include some basic appliances, such as the oven, refrigerator, microwave and washing machine.

You will also find apartments with 2, 3, 4 or 5 rooms that you can share with other students or of the studio type, in which you can live alone and have your own space. Choose the one that best suits you!

Student room for rent in Naples

Most students moving to this southern Italian city want to find a private room in a shared flat that meets their requirements. You have to pay attention to what the accommodation includes, such as whether it has a desk, wardrobe, WiFi access from the room and whether the bathroom is private or shared.

The cheapest average price for a room in a shared flat is € 220 per month in a neighbourhood far from the centre. On the other hand, the monthly average for accommodation that is in the city centre is about € 400.

We recommend that you look in advance and we suggest you make a quick decision once you find the accommodation that meets all the characteristics that are important to you. Don't let someone book it before you!

Student accommodation in Naples

All young people want to find cheap, furnished and well-located accommodation in Naples. What we mainly recommend is that you start looking for it as soon as you can. The city receives many international and Italian students every semester, so the level of demand is very high.

The following are some of the most chosen neighbourhoods by students to live in Naples:

Apartments in the neighbourhoods of Pendino, the historic centre and Porto

These three neighbourhoods make up much of the city centre of Naples. The city's university and youth atmosphere is concentrated in them, especially in streets such as the famous Via Mezzocannone.

In these neighbourhoods there is a great offer of rental apartments. You can find a two-bedroom apartment to share from € 500 per month, although the average rental price is € 750 for two rooms. There are also flats with three or five bedrooms.

Apartments for rent in the Mercato neighbourhood

This area is close to the city's main train station, Napoli Centrale, and has very good communication with the areas where the universities are located. The monthly rental cost for a studio apartment is generally between € 400 and € 500.

Rooms for rent in the Montecalvario neighbourhood

The Montecalvario area includes part of the famous neighbourhood called Quartieri Spagnoli. In addition, it is very close to the Vomero hill which has very nice views of the city and is where the famous Castel Sant'Elmo is located.

A room in a shared apartment in the Montecalvario neighbourhood starts at € 350 per month onwards.

Erasmus accommodation at the universities of Naples

There are several universities that welcome international students who move to this Italian city. Some of the best known are: Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II (UNINA), Università degli Studi della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli (UNINA2), Università degli Studi di Napoli 'L'Orientale' and Università degli Studi di Napoli 'Parthenope' (UNINAV).

Most of these institutions have their buildings in the neighbourhoods of the city centre, so the areas mentioned above are well located to be close to them.

University residence in Naples

This type of accommodation is not the most required by students, but there are some options available. Many residences include additional services of cleaning, dining room and some even gym.

If you want to live in a university residence in Naples, we recommend that you apply for your place as soon as possible so as not to run out of place, as there are long waiting lists.

Frequently asked questions about Naples

How much does a student room cost in Naples?
You can find single rooms in a flat far from the city from € 220 onwards, although the average is around € 400. You can also choose shared rooms, which have an average price of € 300.
How to find cheap student accommodation in Naples?
Thanks to Erasmus Play you can compare all the available and verified accommodation options, coming from a multitude of companies and online accommodation platforms, quickly and easily to choose your preferred one. Reserve in total security and 100% online.
What are the best areas to live in Naples if you are a student?
The neighbourhoods in the centre of the city are usually full of national and international students, so the atmosphere is usually pleasent. To be close to the universities we recommend neighbourhoods like Porto, the historic centre and Pendino.
What is the approximate monthly expense for a student in Naples?
The cost of living in the Neapolitan city is usually not very high. Calculate that, between rent, food and a little leisure, the average expense is € 600 per month, always depending on the lifestyle you lead.
Why go on Erasmus to Naples?
This southern Italian city is big and small at the same time, it is very easy to learn to find your way around it. It offers a great cultural and youth life, as well as different buildings and historical monuments. It is located a few kilometres from the famous volcano Vesuvius and its bay is on the Gulf of Naples. Also, learning the language will be a plus for your resume!


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