Living in Madrid can be an incredible experience!

Luis Vives Spanish School does not offer accommodation as a complementary service. However, we can advise you for free, to make your stay in this wonderful city the best possible. From our Spanish academy in Madrid we can help you make your accommodation search easier. To do this, Luis Vives has a series of collaborators who will be in charge of finding you the accommodation that best suits your needs and budget.

If you ask a tourist what our city is like, they will answer you with happy and full of adjectives. passion: urban, open, bright, cosmopolitan, bustling, welcoming, traditional...

Madrid It is a city with an intense past. Its small streets are full of history, and in them you can breathe the aroma of many centuries of life. But, even if it is a Old City, Madrid is one of the most avant-garde capitals in Europe, with fabulous transportation and hospitality services. However, everyone agrees that the best thing about Madrid is its people. Happyniceopen, the people of Madrid will always be willing to help you with whatever you need and will welcome you with open arms.

Click to consult the student guide, prepared by the Madrid Tourist Board.

Luis Vives Escuela de Español is located in the heart of this great city, in the center of the triangle formed by the Puerta del Sol, the Royal Palace and the Plaza Mayor.

Types of accommodation

You can choose between three different options:

Resident for students

Resident for students

It can be a good option if you are going to stay in Madrid for several months and you want to meet students of all nationalities. You can choose between various types of accommodation, from single rooms with their own bathroom to rooms shared with other students.

In the residence, the student's rest and study are a priority for everyone, although meetings, parties, games and excursions are held every week.

The residences are very close to the school, a few minutes from Luis Vives and the main Madrid universities.

Shared apartments with other students

Shared apartments with other students

If you want more independence and living in the neighborhood of Madrid Whichever you like best, you can stay in a shared apartment.

In this type of accommodation you will share a flat with other students from different origins. The common areas will be the living room, bathrooms and kitchen. You can choose between sharing a room or having a room to yourself.

Sharing a flat can be an unforgettable experience!

Living with a Spanish family

Living with a Spanish family

This is the best option if you want completely immerse yourself in Spanish culture. You will share a home with a family. It is very important that you know that this does not mean that you are going to spend too much time with your family. Families usually allow foreign guests to live independently and do not bother them.

If you have questions, need clarification or would like us to help you find your accommodation, write us an email or complete the contact form and we will answer all your questions.

Recommendations when choosing accommodation

Generally, the most common and cheapest option is to rent a room in an apartment shared with other students. The average price of a single room in Madrid can vary between €250 and €550 per month depending on the area and neighborhood. Keep in mind that the more central the apartment is, the more expensive the price of the room is.

When you are planning to come to study at our Spanish academy in Madrid, you should start looking for your accommodation in advance since the later you start, the fewer options you will have. The best time to find accommodation in Madrid is during the summer, because in September the university students start coming and the options are quite limited.

To find accommodation, we collaborate with three different companies. All of them offer interesting discounts to students of our Spanish academy in Madrid:

  • They offer a 20% off in contracting accommodation. To benefit from this discount, when making the reservation, you must enter the code that we will provide you at the school.
  • Madrideasy: It also offers a 50% off to our students in management services using the code that we will provide you at school.
  • Spotahome: Offers a 20% off in the spotahome rate by presenting the code that we will provide you at the school. You can indicate your preferences through the following form.
  • Yourfamilyinmadrid: Accommodation with Spanish families. They offer a 5% off to the students of Luis Vives.
  • Inlife: They offer a 25% off in the Inlife service rate, presenting the code that we will provide you at the school.
  • MeIT: They offer accommodation for medium and long stays.

All of them are companies dedicated to the management and marketing of accommodation for students and young professionals throughout Spain. They have rooms in shared apartments throughout Madrid. The staff who assist you have had the experience of studying abroad, so they know first-hand the needs and expectations of young people looking for accommodation in Spain. Its mission is to provide accommodation of material quality and in a serene environment, which facilitates study and friendly coexistence between students from very diverse cultures.