Barcelona has an extensive range of accommodation for students, including halls of residence and shared or private apartments.

The Catalan capital is a safe city that is full of diversity. It is divided into many neighborhoods each with their own personality and urban style.

TBS Education does not provide accommodation for students, but below you can find a variety of accommodations that have been validated by the school to help you find the ideal place. You can also join the TBS Barcelona Student Housing group on Facebook.

If you need it, from the ISR Barcelona agency they offer a welcome service to international students who wish to settle in Barcelona.

Hostels for short stays

Advantages: having a place to sleep and leave your luggage for the first few days until you find your permanent accommodation. How much: 30–40 euros per night.
TBS recommendation: Sant Jordi Hostels.

Student residences

Advantages: reserve accommodation from your home country; live in a student-only environment; most include everything a student could need; avoid possible scams on online apartment search portals. How much: 700–1,100 euros per month.
TBS recommendation: Onix Residence; Diagonal Residence; Barcelona Residences; Balmes Residence; Mestral Mar; The Students Hotel.

Online agencies for student apartments

Advantages: reserve accommodation from your home country more securely than on other online search portals; cheaper accommodation. How much: 300–700 euros per month.
TBS Recommendation: Spotahome; Uniplaces.

Search portals

If you prefer to look for an apartment or a room in shared accommodation independently, below are some portals/apps. But beware of scams: do not trust deals that seem too good to be true and never make any payments in advance.

Idealista Badi
Enalquiler Habitaclia

Useful information

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International Office