Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Zadar

Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Zadar

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Zadar is a city located on the coast of the Dalmatia region, in the central-western part of Croatia. It is a quiet city that exudes atmosphere, history and culture from all its corners, including its Roman and Venetian ruins.

The student atmosphere in Zadar is usually very lively, with a wide variety of activities to do. During the day you will be able to enjoy different areas of the city and the activities, events and trips organized by the ESN. At night you will be able to choose from a wide range of leisure activities that include restaurants, bars, nightclubs and a great atmosphere in the streets.

Surely you are wondering, how much does it cost to live in Zadar for students? The currency used in Croatia is the Croatian Kuna, which generally favours currency exchange. In addition, the prices are usually cheaper than in other European countries such as Spain, France and Germany. Of course, keep in mind that your choice of accommodation will directly affect your monthly budget since it usually represents a large part of it. In this article, we will tell you different details that you have to take into account to find your ideal accommodation in Zadar.

Student apartments for rent in Zadar

Are you looking for a student apartment in Zadar? The preferred alternative for young people is to rent apartments with more than one room to share among several students and divide the expenses. The price for this type of apartment usually goes from €700 onwards and can go up to €1200, for example, for an apartment with a capacity for five people.

Student room for rent in Zadar

In this Croatian city, you will find both single rooms and rooms shared between several young people. For this reason, you should pay close attention to the description and images of each ad, which you will be able to do easily in the Erasmus Play search engine. In it, you will also be able to filter between the different characteristics of the rooms and see the prices and the location in which they are.

The cost of rooms in shared apartments in Zadar is usually very cheap, averaging €200-250 per month. However, remember that the price is determined based on the characteristics of the room and the apartment it's in, so it can be higher depending on that.

Student accommodation in Zadar

In this section, we tell you which are some of the neighbourhoods preferred by international students to live during their Erasmus experience in Zadar, along with some of their outstanding characteristics.

Apartments for rent in the historic centre of Zadar

This picturesque neighbourhood has many of the most interesting old sites in the city, as well as restaurants and nightclubs frequented by young people. One of the Zadar University campuses is located in the old town, making it convenient for those who are going to study there.

Modern apartments in the centre of Zadar

in this area is the New Campus of the University, making the area is full of sites catering and affordable shopping for students. From the modern centre, you will be able to easily reach the beaches of Zadar, the historic centre and other places of interest.

Room for rent in the port area

From here you will be able to have quick access to most of the university's faculties, as well as to the transport that connects with the surroundings of Zadar. In this area, there are several bars and restaurants frequented by international youth, so it tends to have a lot of atmospheres.

Erasmus accommodation near the University of Zadar (UNIZD)

This institution has a campus where many of its faculties and other buildings in the city are located. We will tell you what some of them are and where they are:

  • Campus Nuevo (Novi kampus): here are the faculties of Geography, Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Information Sciences, Training of Teachers and Educators, Tourism and Communication Sciences and the Theological-Catechetical Department. It is located in the modern downtown area of ​​the city.
  • Relja: it is located very close to the Nuevo campus and has several Research Centers, the Department of Linguistics and the Department of Ecology, Agronomy and Aquaculture.
  • Višnjik: the faculties of Economics and Health Studies are located in the neighbourhood with the same name.
  • Old Campus: it is located in the historic centre of Zadar. On this campus are the Departments of different Languages ​​and Literature, as well as Philosophy, Archeology, Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Classical Philology, Art History, Psychology, Sociology and Pedagogy.

University residence in Zadar

Some international students who are going to take classes at the University of Zadar have the option of applying for a place in the university residence. The accommodation that is offered generally corresponds to rooms shared between two or three people. The common areas such as the kitchen, dining room, study and leisure rooms are shared among all the students who live in the residence. However, places offered to international youth are few and tend to run out quickly, so students tend to prefer rooms in private shared flats.

Frequently Asked Questions about studying in Zadar 

How much does a student flat cost in Zadar?

The price for an apartment to share usually goes from € 700 onwards, and can go up to € 1200, for an apartment with a capacity for five people.

Where to live in Zadar as a student?

Some of the neighbourhoods that you can consider are the old town, the modern centre and the port area. Some students also choose the Borik Beach area to be close to it.

What is student life in Zadar like?

This city is very lively and relaxed, characteristics of many cities that are located on the Mediterranean Sea. The students take the opportunity to carry out different activities during the day, such as exploring the city, going to the beaches, travelling to nearby islands and enjoying nature. Also, at night young people usually go out to party in different bars and clubs in the city.

What is the approximate monthly expense for a student in Zadar?

The cost of living in Croatia is usually quite cheap, especially considering the currency exchange to the Croatian Kuna. Estimate that your monthly budget has to be between € 500-550.

Why should I go on Erasmus to Zadar?

In this city you will be able to enter a different culture, enjoying its people, its gastronomy and its traditions. In Zadar, you will also be able to practice English, a language with which you will surely communicate with other students.