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Student residence accommodation in Barcelona

A great option if you want to meet lots of young people of other nationalities, we offer a choice of three different student residences in Barcelona

Colegio Mayor Lestonnac (Standard)

Colegio Mayor Lestonnac

The Lestonnac university college residence is a purpose built residence with more than 100 rooms in total.

The rooms are equipped with single beds, a built-in wardrobe, a desk, book shelves, and a wash-basin and they look out onto a sunny interior courtyard and terrace. Rooms are cleaned and linen and towels are changed weekly.

The residence is run by a religious order and houses mostly young, female university students all year round. The staff is very intent on creating a welcoming and friendly environment for all their students.

 

Availability

Single rooms available all year, except over Easter and July 1-September 5.

Opening times

  • Monday to Wed.: 07.00 to 00.00 (midnight)
  • Thursday: 07.00 to 05.30 (Friday)
  • Friday: 07.00 to 02.00 (Saturday)
  • Saturday: 07.30 to 05.30 (Sunday)
  • Sunday: 08.00 to 00.00 (midnight)

Location

In the central Eixample district of Barcelona, just 15 minutes' walk from the school.

Transport

We reckon walking to school is quickest but you're super central here to get anywhere in Barcelona. Nearest Metro stop, Passeig de Gràcia.

Meals

The residence has its own kitchen and all meals are prepared on-site, although there is also a picnic option available on request, for those students who prefer to take their lunch with them.

Washing facilities

Laundry rooms with washing, drying and ironing equipment are available.

Prices


Price per week Up to 4 weeks 5 or more weeks Extra night
Bed and Breakfast, in shared room €250 €235 €42
Half Board, in shared room €300 €285 €50
Bed and Breakfast, in single room €310 €295 €52
Half Board, in single room €360 €345 €60

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Price per week Up to 4 weeks 5 or more weeks Extra night
Bed and Breakfast, in shared room €260 €235 €43.50
Half Board, in shared room €310 €285 €52
Bed and Breakfast, in single room €320 €295 €53.50
Half Board, in single room €370 €345 €62

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Other facilities

  • A large dining room
  • A living room with sofas, TV and daily newspapers
  • A room with a piano for those who wish to play music during their stay
  • Libraries (one shown in the photograph, above) and study rooms
  • A good-size indoor swimming pool open in the evenings (from 7pm) and at weekends
  • A small gym
  • Various terraces
  • Snack vending machines
  • Free wi-fi on all floors

Residencia de Estudiantes Roca (Standard)

Residencia de Estudiantes Roca

The residence occupies the whole of the first floor and ground floor of a large, smart, apartment building. There are 49 bedrooms in total including single rooms, double rooms and some triple rooms.

The residence has a capacity for 70. All of the bedrooms have wardrobe space and tables and 6 of the bedrooms also have their own private bathrooms. There are 22 bathrooms in total.

The residence, which is normally used to accommodate female university students, is extremely well maintained and kept very clean.

 

Availability

Year-round in single rooms; shared rooms available July to September.

Opening times

You are given a key and are free to come and go as you please.

Location

In one of Barcelona's posher residential districts, Tres Torres/Bonanova.

Transport

There are 2 options for travelling to the school:

  • The metro station El Putxet is approx. 5 minutes walk from the residence. Trains go to Plaza Cataluña (10 minutes), less than 5 minutes from the school.
  • Buses numbers 14 & 58 are approx. 2 minutes from the residence and stop outside the El Corte Inglés department store in Plaza Cataluña (total journey time approx. 25 minutes).

A 10-journey metro/bus ticket costs around €10.30.

Meals

Students can be accommodated either on a bed and breakfast basis or half board. Full board accommodation can be arranged on request. The menus are varied and balanced and the quality and quantity of food provided is very good. Water is provided with meals and other drinks are available from a vending machine. Breakfast is from 08.00 to 10.00 and dinner from 20.00 to 21.30.

Students are not permitted to use the kitchen to cook in, but they are allowed to keep food in the refrigerator and make use of the microwaves. There is one refrigerator in each flat, 8 in total.

Washing facilities

Students have access to a washing machine, iron, etc. The washing machine functions with tokens that cost €2 each. Bed linen is changed every week and towels are changed twice a week.

Prices


Price per week Up to 4 weeks 5 or more weeks Extra night
Bed and Breakfast, in shared room €250 €235 €42
Half Board, in shared room €300 €285 €50
Bed and Breakfast, in single room €310 €295 €52
Half Board, in single room €360 €345 €60

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Price per week Up to 4 weeks 5 or more weeks Extra night
Bed and Breakfast, in shared room €260 €235 €43.50
Half Board, in shared room €310 €285 €52
Bed and Breakfast, in single room €320 €295 €53.50
Half Board, in single room €370 €345 €62

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Other facilities

  • Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • 5 comfortable TV lounges
  • Public telephones for students' use, including incoming calls
  • Laundry room
  • Large terrace/garden.

Barcelona Resident (Exclusive)

High standard accommodation in a fantastic location: it’s a great option if you want to live comfortably and in style while learning Spanish!

Barcelona Resident

Our exclusive residence is situated in a brand new building, having opened in September 2013. It has 42 bedrooms distributed on 3 floors.

All rooms are single with private bathrooms. They are all equipped with a 90x200 cm bed, bed sheets, towels, a desk, a chair, a built-in wardrobe, a 22" LED TV, free WiFi and high speed cable internet connection, a mini fridge, telephone, air conditioning and heating, and double-glazed windows.

Rooms are cleaned and bed sheets and towels are changed weekly.

 

Availability

Throughout the year (except August, when it may be available, on request)

Opening times

Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day with 24-hour customer services at reception.

Location

Located in the El Born–La Ribera district, in Barcelona's old town, just 10 minutes' walk from the school.

There is even a chocolate museum serving delicious hot chocolate next door to the residence!

Transport

There are two subway stations nearby (L1 Arc de Triomf and L4 Jaume I); two train stations (Arc de Triomf and Estació de França); and various municipal bus routes.

Meals

The kitchen-dining area contains an oven, a microwave, some toasters, a water cooler, dining tables and chairs, etc. Meals are all good-quality Spanish food and are provided in catering style. Each resident has a small fridge housed in a small cupboard, locked with a key, where meals are delivered daily. Students can eat them whenever they want.

Breakfast is continental (fruit or fruit juice, cereal with milk, or cheese, toast or a sandwich). Coffee is not included but is available from a machine for a very low price. Dinner includes a starter, a main course, dessert, dressings and bread.

Washing facilities

There is a self-service laundry, with washing, drying and ironing facilities.

Prices


Price per week Up to 4 wks 5 or more wks Extra night
No meals, single room €350 €310 €58.50
Bed and Breakfast, single room €370 €330 €62
Half Board, single room €420 €380 €70

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Price per week Up to 4 wks 5 or more wks Extra night
No meals, single room €350 €310 €58.50
With evening meal, single room €420 €380 €70

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Other facilities

  • A large kitchen-dining area
  • A study room
  • A living area with a 50” TV, sofas and cushions where residents can relax and meet other people

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