Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Toulon

Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Toulon

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Toulon is located on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea, in the south of France, in the Provence - Alps - Côte d'Azur region. It is a city in which modernity and history coexist perfectly, which can be seen in its streets and buildings. From Toulon, you will also be able to travel to beautiful and nearby cities such as Nice, Saint Tropez, Cannes and Monaco.

This French city has a wide range of activities to do, such as walking along with the port, relaxing on its beaches, strolling through its streets, visiting museums and historical buildings, and enjoying its restaurants. Toulon is said to be one of the sunniest cities in France, one of the biggest perks for students who like to enjoy planning outdoors.

If you are looking for student accommodation in Toulon, keep in mind that many of the young people from previous years advise that you take a good look at the characteristics of each apartment, since some may be old and this is reflected above all in the isolation and the cost of electricity that this generates during the cold months. In addition, in this city, the offer of accommodation is very small so it is difficult to find one.

Student apartments for rent in Toulon

Are you looking to rent a student apartment in Toulon? In Erasmus Play you will be able to quickly compare the available accommodations, so pay attention to the characteristics that interest you most to find the ideal accommodation. Most of them have basic appliances (such as a refrigerator, washing machine, oven and microwave) and are usually fully furnished. In addition, some of them may also include different details such as access to a terrace, balcony or pool.

The price of a studio apartment goes from € 350 onwards, with an average of € 480 per month. On the other hand, an apartment to share has a price that goes from € 700 onwards per month.

Student room for rent in Toulon

One of the most popular accommodation options for young internationals moving to Toulon is to rent a room in an apartment shared with other students. This is because rent usually represents the largest monthly expense for students and sharing a flat makes the price cheaper. In addition, your roommates will quickly become your family, since they are the ones with whom you will spend the most time.

In general, the price of a room goes from € 420 per month onwards and can go up to € 530. The variation in cost is due to the characteristics of the room (closet, desk, shared or private bathroom, etc.) and its location. 

Student accommodation in Toulon

Here are the neighbourhoods that were most chosen by international students to live during their Erasmus experience in Toulon, to make finding your accommodation easier.

Apartments for rent in the centre of Toulon

If you choose the centre to live in, you will be very close to historic sites, such as the Notre Dame Cathedral and the port, as well as a few minutes from the city's beaches. In addition, here you will find many of the bars, restaurants and shops that are most popular with students.

Apartments in Saint-Roch

This neighbourhood is located to the west of the city centre. From here you will have easy walking access to the central campus of the university, as well as Mount Faron and its surroundings. It is a good alternative if you are going to the Seyne-sur-Mer campus.

Rooms for rent in Le Mourillon

This area is preferred by students who want to live near the beaches of Toulon, as the best known are here. Being a lively area, you will find a wide variety of restaurants, bars, shops, parks and other places of interest. It is also close to the downtown campus of the city.

Erasmus accommodation near the University of Toulon

The university has five campuses in total, three of them located in the Toulon area. These are:

  • La Garde Campus - La Valette-du-Var: it is the main campus of the university. Here are faculties such as Mathematics, Literature and Humanities, Sciences and Technology, the School of Engineering (SeaTech), Physical Education and Sports Studies, among others.
  • City Campus - Porte d'Italie: is located in the city centre, in the suburbs to the east. Among the departments that make up this campus are those of Law, Economics and Administration, Information and Communication.
  • La Seyne-sur-Mer Campus: This is actually in the city of that name, but many of the students choose to live in Toulon as it has more sights and attractions. Here is the Higher School of Teachers and Education, about 20 minutes by train from the centre of Toulon.

University residence in Toulon

There are several residences for students in this French city. Some of them are in the centre and others are located near the La Garde campus, so you have to determine which campus you are going to go to to find out which one is the most convenient. In addition, each residence has different characteristics and prices, pay attention to the details to be able to choose the one that best suits your preferences.

Frequently Asked Questions about living in Toulon

How much does a student flat cost in Toulon?
This depends on whether it is a studio flat or one to share. For the first alternative, the cost usually goes from € 350 onwards and an apartment with more rooms to share starts at € 700 per month.
Where to live in Toulon as a student?
Some of the most popular neighbourhoods are the city centre, Le Mourillon, Saint - Roch and La Garde.
How is the student atmosphere in Toulon?
It is a quiet city but it offers a wide variety of leisure activities to do, both day and night, so the atmosphere is usually fun and dynamic. One of the biggest advantages is being able to enjoy the beach and the coastal area.
What is the approximate monthly expenditure for a student in Toulon?
Here estimate that you should have around € 800 per month approximately for rental expenses, food and some leisure, although it always depends on your lifestyle. Be attentive to the discounts offered to students, since you will find them in stores, supermarkets and some other areas.
Why go on Erasmus to Toulon?
In Toulon, you will be able to enjoy both the city and nature, including its beaches, Mount Faron and other nearby mountains and landscapes. In addition, here you will be able to experience the French way of life, understanding the different aspects of its culture and learning the language.