Temporary accommodation

Currently available: Temporary studio via SSH for September or October


SSH has a limited number of studios available for the remaining month of September or the full month of October 2021. The studios are fully furnished and located on Utrecht Science Park and University Campus Utrecht. Note that these studios are temporary, so for a single month only.

Average rent

712 -1353 euros / month including utilities


Contact SSH directly via shortstayutrecht@sshxl.nl in a message titled UU student application for single month September or October

Stayokay Utrecht City Centre

Discount for UU students regular bookings

Stayokay is a quality hostel chain, and offers a discount of 10% to Utrecht University students and their friends and families for regular bookings. Simply type in discount the code during your booking on the Stayokay website: UU. This code is not valid in combination with other deals or promotions. 

Stayokay extended stay

Stayokay also offers the possibility of an extended stay at a discount rate. For the first month of the academic year you can book your stay via Stayokay in one of the shared rooms blocked for UU international students. These shared rooms are available for the following periods of stay:

  • 4 weeks option 1: Check in 27 August - check out 24 September
  • 4 weeks option 2: Check in 3 September - check out 1 October
  • 5 weeks: Check in 27 August - check out 1 October

To book please follow this link to the application form and enter the referral code UU BLOCK. For arrival date select 27 August or 3 September and length of stay 'other'. Stayokay will contact you to discuss the availability.

Since this Stayokay offer opened for booking in July, they may no longer have availability at this point. Make sure to also explore other temporary options.

Other temporary options

Below you can find a list of hostels, Bed & Breakfasts, platforms, and tourist sites that provide a wide variety of temporary accommodation options in Utrecht and surrounding towns and cities. Please note that they have not been verified or approved by the university, this a referral service only.

Always make sure to book well in advance, as most affordable options will be fully booked at the beginning of the semester. Also note that not all (temporary) accommodation allows you to register at the municipality. For more information on City Registration follow this link.