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Barcelona Student Accommodation

Barcelona, famous for lifestyle, culture, and food, is a magnet for unstoppable people and it’s no surprise it’s home to a vibrant student community. At aparto we provide modern student accommodation in Barcelona with a range of room types designed to help you make the most of your student life.

Student Living in Barcelona

Barcelona is legendary, with its world-class universities, like the University of Barcelona setting the stage for an incredible academic experience.

The city exudes culture at every turn, from its inspiring architecture, such as the famous Sagrada Familia, to its charming gardens like Park Güell.

Home to aparto Barcelona Pallars, and Cristóbal De Moura, Barcelona offers an unforgettable blend of academic pursuit and cultural experiences.

Brilliant universities
Brilliant universities
Lots of bars & restaurants
Lots of bars & restaurants
Great transport links
Great transport links
A range of cultural activities
A range of cultural activities

    Your student home in Barcelona

    Cristobal De Moura

    Cristóbal de Moura 196, Barcelona, 08019

    An excellent location, with a welcoming team and superb community creation. From the moment you arrive, you will feel at home in Cristóbal De Moura.

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    Carrer Pallars 433-454, 08019 Barcelona

    Pallars offers stylish & modern student accommodation located on Carrer de Pallars in 22@, Barcelona’s innovation district.

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    Our stylish Ensuites offer a balance of privacy and affordability. Enjoy a private room with shared kitchen and living areas, perfect for single occupancy. Choose from a variety of options, including rooms with high ceilings or terraces, all designed for your comfort and well-being.

    Twin Rooms


    Our twin rooms offer stylish shared living with ensuite bathrooms shared between roommates. Access a common kitchen and living room shared with up to 6 rooms. Enjoy dual occupancy with comfy single beds, ample storage, study areas, and inclusive utilities in a modern setting.



    Our studios cater to your needs with various options for privacy and space, from standard Studios to spacious Studio Premium XLs, each with a private bathroom and kitchenette. Enjoy ample storage, study areas, and inclusive utilities in a modern setting designed for your comfort.

    What Students Are Saying

    Want to know what student living is like at aparto?

    Have a read to see what our residents have to say about living at aparto student accommodations in Barcelona!

    "The facilities are great, we have many places to spend our time. There are two movie rooms, various study rooms, two laundry rooms, a great gym, a game area, a cafeteria, a pool, terraces, and many more things. Nothing is missing, they have it all."
    “I really enjoyed my 4 months here at Aparto. The rooms are a great size with plenty of storage and natural light, everyone on the staff is so helpful, and there are great facilities for students. The building is a short walk from the beach, an L4 metro stop, and a large mall with everything one could need!”
    "Very good student residence, which is modern, and corresponds to the photos on the site. It is well equipped with a swimming pool, a gym, a study room, cinema rooms and a large common area. It's also well located (5 min walk from a shopping center, 7 min from the metro, and about ten minutes from the beach)."

    Our Student Accommodation in Barcelona

    Both of our Barcelona student accommodations are situated in a prime location near the universities, shops, and local attractions. Our friendly team will ensure a seamless transition into your new surroundings, making you feel right at home from day one. Discover Pallars and Cristóbal De Moura, both incredible residences to enhance your student living experience. With all the amenities you'd expect and more, they're the perfect places to thrive as a student.

    Utility and bills included
    Utility and bills included
    24hr front desk
    24hr front desk
    Modern spaces for study
    Modern spaces for study
    Onsite laundry
    Onsite laundry
    Onsite gym
    Onsite gym
    Bike storage
    Bike storage
    Swimming pool & roof terrace
    Swimming pool & roof terrace
    Cinema room
    Cinema room
    Navy 18
    Simple steps on how you can book your Student Accommodation!

    1. Visit our residence page - Pallars or Cristóbal De Moura. Looking for short stays click here!

    2. Browse & select your chosen room type

    3. Register on the portal

    4. For long stays, secure your room with one month's refundable rent deposit and a €250 booking fee. T&C's apply.

    5. The full cost is payable in full or installments via TransferMate, making international payments FREE of charge via bank transfer.

    Are you a returning student? Simply log in to the portal to rebook your room!

    Student Life in Barcelona

    Wondering where the highlights of Barcelona are? We’ve created a list of its most popular attractions and cultural sites for you to check out.

    About Barcelona

    Barcelona, the vibrant city of endless possibilities, invites students from around the world to embark on an unforgettable journey.

    With its renowned universities, rich cultural heritage, and bustling atmosphere, Barcelona is the ultimate student destination.

    Explore Gaudí's architectural masterpieces, indulge in mouthwatering tapas, soak up the sun on the beautiful beaches, and embrace the lively nightlife.

    Immerse yourself in a city that seamlessly blends academic excellence, cultural diversity, and an incredible zest for life. Barcelona is calling, ready to ignite your passion and expand your horizons.

    Universities in Barcelona

    Barcelona is home to exceptional universities that attract students seeking world-class education and cultural immersion.

    From the prestigious University of Barcelona to the innovative Pompeu Fabra University and TBS these institutions offer a diverse range of academic programs and cutting-edge research opportunities.

    Students benefit from an international and inclusive environment, where they can expand their knowledge, engage with renowned professors, and embrace the vibrant multicultural atmosphere of this dynamic city.

    Best Attractions in Barcelona

    Barcelona is a treasure trove of captivating attractions. From the awe-inspiring architectural marvels of Antoni Gaudí, such as the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, to the vibrant and bustling Las Ramblas promenade, there is no shortage of must-see sights.

    Explore the Gothic Quarter's narrow streets, indulge in delectable Catalan cuisine, and soak up the sun on the breathtaking beaches.

    Barcelona offers a perfect blend of history, culture, and natural beauty, making it an unforgettable destination for all.

    More Information About Barcelona

    Explore the Dynamic Student Life of Barcelona

    Barcelona, a city renowned for its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture, is also home to a thriving academic community. With prestigious universities like the University of Barcelona, Pompeu Fabra University, and the Autonomous University of Barcelona, the city offers a diverse and stimulating environment for higher education.

    Our modern student accommodations, Pallars and Cristóbal de Moura, are situated in prime locations, providing students with easy access to both university campuses and the bustling city centre. These residences are designed to offer a comfortable and convenient living experience, allowing students to focus on their studies while enjoying the best that Barcelona has to offer.

    Barcelona's university life extends beyond the classroom, offering students a wealth of cultural and recreational activities to enjoy. From exploring the city's historic neighbourhoods to relaxing on its beautiful beaches, Barcelona has something for everyone. With a vibrant arts scene, numerous cultural events, and a lively nightlife, students will never be short of things to do in this dynamic city.

    Whether you're looking to immerse yourself in Barcelona's rich cultural heritage or simply want to enjoy the city's laid-back Mediterranean lifestyle, our student accommodations in Barcelona provide the perfect base for an unforgettable university experience. Join us and discover all that Barcelona has to offer!

    A Guide to Navigating Barcelona

    Navigating Barcelona is a breeze with its efficient and diverse transportation options. Whether you're heading to class, exploring the city, or enjoying your weekends, Barcelona offers a variety of convenient and exciting ways to get around.

    Metro: Barcelona's metro system is extensive (12 lines) and connects the city's major neighbourhoods and attractions. It's a fast and efficient way to travel, especially during peak hours.

    Buses: Barcelona's bus network is comprehensive, covering the entire city and beyond. Buses are a cheap and convenient way to reach destinations not served by the metro.

    Bicycles: Barcelona is a bike-friendly city with dedicated bike lanes. Renting a bike is a great way to explore the city at your own pace while staying eco-friendly.

    Trams: Barcelona has a modern tram system, including Trambaix and Trambesòs, that serves several areas, including the waterfront and surrounding neighbourhoods. Trams offer a scenic way to travel, especially along the coastal routes.

    With these transportation options, navigating Barcelona is not only convenient but also a fun and memorable experience.

    Unveiling Barcelona's Wonders

    Barcelona's cultural and social scene is a captivating mosaic waiting for students to explore and enjoy beyond their academic pursuits. Immerse yourself in the city's rich history by visiting iconic Barcelona landmarks such as the Sagrada Familia, a breathtaking basilica with a unique architectural style, and the historic Gothic Quarter, where you can meander through medieval streets and uncover hidden gems.

    For art aficionados, Barcelona offers cultural institutions like the Picasso Museum, showcasing a diverse collection of the artist's works. Music enthusiasts can revel in live performances at renowned venues like Palau de la Música Catalana, where you can experience the beauty of Catalan modernism while being serenaded by classical melodies.

    Barcelona's culinary scene is a delightful adventure with a plethora of options. Indulge in traditional Catalan cuisine, including paella and tapas, at acclaimed restaurants like Can Culleretes and El Quim de la Boqueria. For those craving international flavours, explore the eclectic range of restaurants and cafes dotted throughout the city, such as Flax & Kale for wholesome cuisine or Mosquito for vibrant Asian flavours.

    Nature lovers will relish in the scenic beauty of Barcelona with Montjuic and Collserola. The city boasts beautiful beaches like Barceloneta Beach, providing a refreshing retreat from the urban hustle and bustle. Montjuïc offers breathtaking natural vistas for day trips and outdoor escapades.

    Barcelona's nightlife is a fusion of traditional tapas bars, like El Xampanyet, and trendy clubs such as Razzmatazz, where you can dance the night away to the latest beats. Whatever your preference, Barcelona's nightlife ensures students can unwind, socialise, and create lasting memories during their stay in this lively city.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    For those questions you still might be needing an answer for, look no further, all of your answers can be found below!

    There are about 200,000 students living in Barcelona.

    Student life in Barcelona is vibrant and exciting. With its lively atmosphere, diverse student community, and an abundance of cultural and recreational activities, students can enjoy a well-rounded experience. From attending world-class universities to exploring the city's rich history, indulging in delicious cuisine, and experiencing its vibrant nightlife, Barcelona offers a dynamic and enriching environment for students.

    Universities in Barcelona are known for their academic excellence, innovative research, and international outlook. They offer a wide range of programs across various disciplines and attract students and scholars from around the world, creating a diverse and stimulating learning environment.

    Yes, Barcelona is an excellent location for international students. With its world-renowned universities, vibrant cultural scene, stunning architecture, and lively atmosphere, Barcelona offers a rich and immersive experience for students seeking a global education and a diverse international community.

    Barcelona, like any other major city, has its share of safety considerations, but overall it is considered a relatively safe city for students. It is advisable to exercise caution, be aware of your surroundings, and take common-sense precautions to ensure personal safety, such as staying in well-lit areas, avoiding isolated places at night, and keeping an eye on personal belongings.

    Yes, Pallars and Cristóbal De Moura our student accommodations in Barcelona are conveniently situated close to most universities in Barcelona.

    Barcelona offers many activities and attractions to explore. From admiring the architectural wonders of Antoni Gaudí, such as the Sagrada Familia and Park Güell, to strolling along the vibrant streets of Las Ramblas, enjoying the stunning beaches, indulging in delicious Catalan cuisine, and immersing yourself in the city's rich cultural heritage, Barcelona promises a vibrant and unforgettable experience for all.

    Yes, there are plenty of interesting things to see around Barcelona. Take a day trip to Montserrat and marvel at its stunning mountain landscape and the Montserrat Abbey. Explore the charming coastal town of Sitges with its beautiful beaches and vibrant art scene. The region surrounding Barcelona is filled with captivating destinations that offer unique experiences beyond the city limits.

    Yes, Barcelona offers a wide range of sport and leisure amenities. The city has numerous sports facilities, including gyms, swimming pools, and sports clubs, where you can engage in activities such as football, tennis, basketball, and more. However we offer these amenities within out residences in Barcelona, so why go elsewhere!

    Barcelona is also known for its beautiful parks and beaches, providing ample opportunities for outdoor activities, jogging, cycling, and relaxation.

    Yes, Barcelona and its surroundings are dotted with green areas and parks. The most famous one is Park Güell, designed by Antoni Gaudí, offering a stunning blend of nature and architectural marvels.

    Other notable green spaces include Park de la Ciutadella, Montjuïc Park, and the Collserola Natural Park, which provide peaceful retreats from the city's hustle and bustle.