student accommodation

Are there any real Erasmus+ students who have never heard of the iconic Erasmus+ Movie “L’Auberge Espagnole”?  Then you know Barcelona deserves to be the stage of much more than a short summer adventure!

Find the best student accommodation in Barcelona and dare to live in a city that is widely famous as one of Europe’s greatest Erasmus+ destinations.

Experience the international student life in Barcelona

Student Housing in Barcelona

Finding cheap student accommodation in Barcelona can be a challenge. Booking the best student housing in Barcelona, being such a touristic and widely known city, is probably one of the most daunting parts – if not the only- of moving to this Spanish Erasmus destination. Facebook groups are one option when it comes to finding your student accommodation in Barcelona but they also also can be full of scammers waiting for the more naive to fall for listings of too perfect and too cheap to be true flats. 

How to find the best student accommodation in Barcelona?

Student Room Flat is here to help you find the right student accommodation in Barcelona in the easiest and safest way!  You can pick the room you want in your ideal neighborhood and if it’s available in your desired dates you just need to book it. All the process is done 100% online, with full safety and transparency. Booking with Student Room Flat means you can arrive in Barcelona in peace since your home is already waiting for you.  You can choose to rent a shared apartment close to the University of Barcelona, a cheap room near Gràcia, or a student residence close to the Polytechnic University of Catalunya,for example! 

From: 480€


From: 490€


From: 500€


Flatshare in Barcelona for students

Sharing a flat in Barcelona is one of the most affordable ways of living in the city. You can find furnished student flats near Poblenou or El Born, trendy Erasmus neighborhoods in Barcelona. The best part of your shared flat in Barcelona is that thanks to Student Room Flat you’ll be sharing accommodation with only Erasmus students and trainees to experience a real international environment! If you’re a social person flatshare is probably the right type of student housing in Barcelona for you!

From: 580€


From: 590€


From: 595€


Student Residences in Barcelona

Student Residences in Barcelona are also a great choice for Erasmus students! Including services like meals, cleaning, laundry, and access to study rooms and gyms, student residences quickly became one of the best options for student accommodation in Barcelona. There is a wide variety of options from single to shared rooms, with prices for all budgets. Student Residences near the University of Barcelona and student residences near the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) are good options for your student accommodation in Barcelona.

The safest way to find your room in Barcelona is by using student accommodation platforms such as Student Room Flat where you can rent a room in a student residence in Barcelona with easiness and trust and ensure your experience abroad will be as comfortable and convenient as possible.

Discover Barcelona student city

Start Your Erasmus in Barcelona!

Spend the day looking at the wonders Antoni Gaudi gifted to Barcelona,  enjoy the sandy beaches, and end your days taking drinks in the vibrant Barcelona city center! Book now your room in Barcelona and secure a place in the best Erasmus+ destination!

All options of student accommodation in Barcelona offered by Student Room flat are verified, belonging to trustworthy and professional hosts.

100% Free Cancellation

We have a special Free Cancellation Policy that intends to protect you in case Covid-19 gets in your plans! See our Terms and Conditions.

Rooms Perfectly Located

Our private student rooms are located near tourist attractions, grocery shops, parks, transports, bars and great restaurants in Barcelona!

Fully Furnished Flats

All rooms are completely equipped and furnished to make your life easier.

Full Support & Trust​

Our team is here for you! We support you before, duirng and after your stay. Your safe adventure abroad starts with your booking request!

Erasmus Life in Barcelona

Our online and offline community of tenants is ready to welcome you to your new adventure in Barcelona! Connect with tenants from all over Europe while living your experience abroad in the beautiful city of Barcelona!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Finding the best student accommodation in Barcelona is probably not your only worry. Moving abroad comes with its challenges and questions so we want to help you take the best decision.

To book a room in Barcelona, you can send us a booking request via our website. If the room, student residence, or flatshare is available and the requested dates are accepted, we will send you an email that your request was accepted. Be careful, the room is not yours yet! To confirm your booking, you will be asked to pay the booking fees and deposit. Then you will have to pay your first rent at least 2 weeks before your arrival. For last minute bookings (less than 15 days before the beginning of the contract), you will have to pay the booking fees, deposit and first rent at once to confirm your booking.

Barcelona’s best neighborhoods can depend on where you’ll be studying or working. We leave you here some of the most famous neighborhoods in Madrid: El Gotic,El Born,El Raval, Gràcia, Eixample, Poblenou, Barceloneta, Poble-Sec, Sant Antoni You can read more about each neighborhood here.


Yes, Barcelona it’s one of the top choices among students looking to study abroad. Some are attracted by the quality of universities and the city’s ambiance while others want to explore the Spanish culture, food, and lifestyle.

No, you do not need to speak Spanish to study in Barcelona. Depending on what you decide to study, Barcelona has plenty of universities that offer classes in English. When it comes to finding student accommodation in Barcelona, if you don’t speak Spanish fluently, the best is to use student housing platforms such as Student Room Flat.

Barcelona is surely more expensive than other famous erasmus destinations like some cities in Poland or Slovenia. Nevertheless, you can find student accommodation in Barcelona starting from 450 EUR providing you pick the right neighborhood and type of Erasmus housing.