5 of The Best Student Accommodation in Copenhagen

by Rachel Naismith  |  Published February 20, 2024

Copenhagen’s wide choice of student accommodation offers something for every budget, as well as close proximity to the city’s key academic and cultural spots.

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Denmark’s capital is renowned for its high quality of life index, esteemed education system, and vibrant cultural scene. However, the city’s appeal comes with a high cost of living, making it challenging for those seeking affordable accommodation. We’ve researched and selected five of the best student accommodations based on a number of criteria, including feedback from past occupants, on-site amenities, and distance from the university campus and local places of interest From budget-friendly rooms to premium living spaces, our list is designed to help everyone – student, traveller, digital nomad, alike – find their ideal home in this dynamic city.

Basecamp Copenhagen City 

Situated in the city centre, this residence provides smart and social living for students and professionals. Amenities such as a gym, laundry facilities and fast WiFi cater to everyday needs, while the on-site cinema gaming zones and pretty roof terrace are fun spaces in which to socialise and unwind. There are also co-working spaces and weekly social events. Diverse room options are available to suit various budgets, from singles with small kitchenettes, to spacious XL studios equipped with balconies and office areas.

From 5,750 DKK / More info at

Nordhavn Student Residence

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Located in the heart of the harbour area of Nordhavn, this welcoming residence provides easy access to cosy cafes and cinemas, helping enrich the student experience. The studio apartments are spacious, bright and comfortable, featuring large windows, dedicated desk spaces and inviting armchairs complemented by coffee tables. The shared kitchens boast chic Scandinavian design elements, with beautiful wooden finishes. The residence also includes a modern, well-equipped gym and a generous study area illuminated by stylish, warm lighting.

From DKK 6,500 per month / For a limited time, the residence is offering exclusive discounts to TravelMag readers. Please email us at to ask about this offer.

Student accommodation in the northern part of Amager

Positioned between the green spaces of Amagerfælled and the lively area of Amagerbro, this residence is also close to the IT University and the University of Copenhagen’s South Campus. Each private studio is designed with comfort in mind, with enough space inside to study, relax, and host friends. The property includes 19 bright and open shared kitchens, equipped with modern cooking facilities and large tables for communal dining. A study area with large desks and computers, alongside secure bicycle storage, cater to the practical needs of students.

From DKK 6,250 per month / More info at

Pulse Studios

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Pulse Studios accommodation is situated in Norrebro, a buzzing neighbourhood offering a blend of diverse cultures, trendy cafes, and lush green spaces. Various studio types suit different budgets and preferences, ranging from cosy spaces to expansive top-floor apartments with terraces and stunning views. Each studio is thoughtfully furnished, featuring a private kitchenette, bathroom, and speedy Wi-Fi. Residents can also enjoy nearby amenities, including a trendy pizzeria, a Nordic health house, and a combined coffee and co-working space.

From DKK 8,400 per month / More info at

Nido Bryggen

Nido Bryggen can be found in central Copenhagen, close to Amagerbro’s  pretty waterfront, and is designed for students and young professionals looking for comfortable and stylish living spaces. Just a minute away from the University of Copenhagen’s South Campus, and within walking distance from the IT University of Copenhagen, it places residents at the centre of the city’s academic life. The complex offers a variety of room options, ranging from small single studios to larger living spaces with balconies, each equipped with modern shower rooms and kitchenettes. Beyond the private living areas, Nido Bryggen features around-the-clock communal spaces for socialising, studying, and working out, including rooftop yoga classes.

From 9,500 DKK / More info at