Guide for Erasmus students looking for a house in Portugal

Renting a room in a shared flat is the best option for Erasmus students
Renting a room in a shared flat is the best option for Erasmus students
9 October 2018, Redaction

If you’re one of the thousands of students participating in the Erasmus programme in Portugal in 2018, now is the time to start looking for a home in the country where you have decided to live this new adventure. Portugal is fast becoming a favourite destination for university students, with its low cost of living, mild climate and above all festive atmosphere that is the dream of so many Erasmus students.

If cities such as Lisbon and Porto are now really famous among university students, places like Coimbra are less so, but they are slowly making their way into Erasmus preferences. The first hurdle for lots of students is the tricky task of organising housing.

A combination of the desire to make new friends and reduced finances makes sharing an apartment the most common option. Everyone of renting a room for cheap, but at the same time you want to live in one of the coolest areas of the city.

It’s a difficult, but not impossible, goal. At idealista, we offer you the cheapest rooms in the best areas of the 3 greatest Portuguese cities.

The adventure starts here!

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