Are you looking for accomodation? Find all possibilities in the Leiden region

Finding student accommodation can be a time-consuming and difficult task. Below is a list of several websites that are a good starting point for your search. Moreover, have a look at the Leiden University website for more tips on how to request housing via the Leiden University if you are a student there. 

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Helpful websites to find student housing

  • Kamernet is a good way to start your house hunting journey. They advertise rooms, studios, and apartments. A personalised profile with preferences and specifications can help you optimise your results. However, to respond to advertisements a fee is required.  
  • offers a selection of studios, student rooms and apartments for rent throughout the Netherlands. It offers accommodation with a variety of prices and sizes.  ​
  • Housing Anywhere offers student accommodation for short- and long-term stays in the Netherlands in many different cities   


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  • Pararius is a popular website to find accommodation in the Netherlands. You can search by district, price, living size and more!   

  • ROOM offers accommodations for people following a study programme. To subscribe to ROOM a one-time payment of 35€ is required.  

  • DUWO is one of the biggest student housing platforms in the Netherlands and offers accommodation in many different cities also Leiden!  

  • Hospi Housing provides a social solution for the housing shortage. Each year, students in the Netherlands struggle to find housing. Hospi Housing connects them with local hosts and guest families and make the perfect match. 

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Facebook groups for finding student housing

Visit the Student Housing Leiden and Leiden Housing Facebook groups to look for student accomodation. People post searching for a room, but also if they are looking for a new roommate! 

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