The MGA wants to help you to find the best accommodation options for the next course. Here you will find some websites and places you need to know in Strasbourg.
CROUS STUDENTS RESIDENCES
Résidence Paul Appell
Rooms with or without en-suite shower and toilet are offered here. They are 9-10 m² large and are equipped with a refrigerator, sink, bed, desk, chair and dresser. Kitchen is shared. The rent is 170,95€ per month for a room with shared shower and toilet and 258,19 € per month for a room with en-suite shower and toilet. Reception in Building A Access with Bus 15, Tram C or E (Stop Esplanade) Address: 8, rue de Palerme 67084 Strasbourg Cedex Tel: 0033 3 88 15 54 00 Fax: 0033 3 88 25 61 74 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.crous-strasbourg.fr/logement/cite-u-paul-appell/
Résidence Alfred Weiss
This residence offers single rooms of 10m² or studios of 18m² equipped with refrigerator, sink, bed, desk, chair and dresser and individual bathroom and shower. The kitchen area has to be shared. The rent is 258,19€ for a room and 405,94€ for a studio. Please note that the rent will slightly increase in January 2016. Reception in Building A Access with Bus 7 or 21 or Tram D (Stop Aristide Briand) Address: 7 Quai du Bruckhof 67089 Strasbourg cedex Tel: 0033 3 88 34 99 00 Fax: 0033 3 88 31 52 23 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.crous-strasbourg.fr/logement/residence-alfred-weiss-2/
Résidence les Cattleyas
Close to the Illkirch campus. About 2km from EM Strasbourg but only around 10 minutes by tram. The 18m² rooms are equipped with a refrigerator, sink, bed, desk, chair and dresser and individual bathroom and shower. The rent is around 408,35€ per month. Please note that the rent will slightly increase in January 2016. Access with Bus 7 or 21 or Tram D (Stop Aristide Briand) Address: 2, rue du Vieil Armand 67089 Strasbourg Cedex Tel: 0033 3 88 34 99 04 Fax: 03 88 34 99 08 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.crous-strasbourg.fr/logement/residence-les-cattleyas/
Close to the European Institutions. About 3km from EM Strasbourg but around 15 minutes by tram. The 10m² rooms are equipped with a refrigerator, sink, bed, desk, chair, and dresser. Rent per month is 186,92 €. Please note that the rent will slightly increase in January 2016. Address: 14 route de la Wantzenau 67085 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 45 88 00 Fax: 0033 3 88 31 52 23 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.crous-strasbourg.fr/logement/cite-u-robertsau/
Private Student Residences
Private student residences are student lodging provided by the private sector and not managed by the CROUS or under the university student residences. Lodging may vary from a studio or a room, and are usually furnished. Prices may vary according to the size of the lodging offered.
La Marne is a private student’s residence. The apartments are equipped with the basic furniture. You will yet need to bring or buy your own linens and towels and possibly cooking and eating utensils. The prices range from 450,76€- 570€/month for a studio to 648,40€ /month for an apartment for two. You can therefore, share the price between two people. Address: 7 rue de la Somme 67000 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 61 60 68 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: https://residences.clubetudiant.com/properties/residence-marne/
Studea Winston 2
These apartments are around 19-21 m 2. The rent is around 520€/month. Heating and internet included –15€/month for electricity (lightening only). Address: 25-27, Rue de Londres 67000 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 61 96 10 E-mail: CKOTLENGA@nexity.fr Website: http://www.nexity-studea.com/residences-etudiantes/strasbourg/67/studea-winston-2,470954.html
This is a residence particularly for students or young professionals. Offering furnished studios of about 17m2 and larger with prices ranging from 370€ up to 532€ (depending on the size of the studio). Cité Relais is eligible to housing subsidy. Address: 6 rue de l’Arc-en-ciel 67000 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 15 02 60 E-mail: email@example.com Website: http://www.la-cite-relais.fr/index.php?section=25-residence-etudiants
Les Estudines have two residences located in the city center. They cater particularly to students and offer the possibility to rent a studio for 6 months. Prices, ranging from 442-743€/month, depending on the size of the studio desired and a subscription fee is collected as well as a deposit worth one month’s rent maximum. Address: 16 rue de Hannong 67000 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 32 64 76 Website: Estudines Kléber Address: 29 rue de Déserte 67000 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 22 03 79 Website: http://www.estudines.com/uk/residence-housing-student-strasbourg-18-40.html
Foyer de l’Etudiant Catholique
FEC offers lodging for students and young adults throughout the year, with the possibility of short term stays. It offers 155 rooms, single and double, each furnished with a sink, shower, and fridge. Television is available in common rooms, and there is also a library and a place where people can work quietly. Prices: 397€ for a single room 250€ for a double room Address: 17 Place Sainte Etienne 67081 Strasbourg Tel: 0033 3 88 35 36 20 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.fec-strasbourg.org/
Charles de Foucauld Residence
The residence is located in down-town Strasbourg. It is housed in a typical Alsacian timber and stone building dating from the early 20th century. The residence offers furnished studios and apartments with kitchenette and en-suite shower and toilet facilities. Rent rates for studios range between 430€ – 660€/per month, depending on the surface and length of stay; all charges, Internet connection and housing insurance are included in the rent. Address: Résidence Charles de Foucauld 1 rue de la Comédie 67000 STRASBOURG Website: http://www.resid-strasbourg.fr/locaux.aspx Contact: Mme Patricia IACAZZI Residence Manager Tel: 0033 3 88 22 81 29 E-mail: email@example.com. Website: http://www.resid-strasbourg.fr/locaux.aspx
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Understanding Vocabulary in Rental
- Ads F1, F2, F3, or T1, T2, T3: This is the number of rooms in the apartment (bedrooms and lounge(s))
- Loyer: Rent
- Loyer+Ch: The “ch” means “charges” which stands for maintenance bills.
- Loyer CC: The “CC” means “Charges Comprises” = charges included. You don’t need to pay extra except for electricity maybe.
- RDC (Rez-de-Chaussée): This means it is on the ground floor (first floor in the US)
- Mansardé: This means that the apartment is on the last floor, under the roof and therefore some of the rooms might lose some space because of the shape of the roof.
- Chambre: Means bedroom.
- Coll: The heating is for the whole building and most probably counted in the charges as opposed to individual heating.
- Coloc.: Can be shared with someone (if it doesn’t appear in the ad, it doesn’t mean that you can’t share).
- SDB (salle de bain): Bathroom.
- Clic-Clac: Fold-out couch.
- Chambre de bonne: Small room at the top of a building (in the attic).
- Studette: Small studio (apartment for one person).
- Studio: One person’s apartment which has the bedroom and the kitchen in the same room.
- 1er ét. , 2ème ét. …: 1st floor, 2nd floor… (in France, the ground level is called Rez-de-Chaussée and the first elevated level is the 1st Floor).
- Meublé: Means that the apartment is furnished.
- Non-meublé: The apartment is not furnished, which is normally the case with most privately rented apartments.