Accommodation

Student Dormitories ("koleje") - Halls of Residence of Charles University

  • Accommodation is provided in Charles University Halls of Residence (= dormitories).

  • Students are usually housed in double-occupancy rooms.


General Information on Facilities:

  • bedding and bed linen are provided (bed linen is exchanged regularly)

  • towels and kitchen utensils (such as pans, plates, cups etc.) are not provided

  • a lavatory and hanging room in the building (keys are available at the reception against a fee)

For further information on the facilities of the particular dorm see bellow.


A deposit CZK 1800 is to be paid approximately 2 months before arrival. The deposit forms funds for payment of the last month of your accommodation.


Arrival and Check-In:

Students who arrive after office hours will be housed for the night (the reception is open 24 hours a day) and registered on the following workday at the Accommodation Office.

The rent for the first month is paid directly in cash (CZK) at the Accommodation Office / Reception at the appropriate residence. No cards accepted.

Students make the first payment upon their arrival and must make subsequent monthly payments either via bank transfer of in cash in advance - until the 20th of the preceding month (the administration staff of the dormitory can send you an email reminder with dates of payment for the next month).


For check-in the student need:

  • passport / ID

  • the original of an Accommodation Voucher

  • one photograph


General Accommodation Conditions:

If a student wishes to leave the accommodation earlier than is stated in the agreement, he or she will have to pay a penalty charge.

For more information on the general accommodation conditions of the HALS OF RESIDENCE OF CU in Prague see this website.


NA VĚTRNÍKU Dorm



CONTACTS:

Address:

Kolej Na Větrníku, Na Větrníku 1932,162 00,Prague 6

The dorm is located in a calm residence quarter in immediate proximity of Hvězda Park and Břevnov Monastery.

Map


Phone: +420 220 431 217

E-mail:


Information on facilities:

Bathrooms and kitchens are shared in the corridor.

In each house there are washing-machines and a hanging room available.

LAN internet connection is provided in rooms (students need to bring their own cable!).

Větrník Information Leaflet


How to get there?

From Main railway station ("Hlavní nádraží"): 

Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.1 as far as Větrník tram stop. Then go on foot to the left (from the direction of tram) towards Na Větrníku street. The hall of residence is situated on the right side of the street, c.4 mins. from the tram stop.


From Holešovice railway station: 

Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.1 as far as Větrník tram stop. Then go on foot to the left (from the direction of tram) towards Na Větrníku street. The hall of residence is situated on the right side of the street, c.4 mins. from the tram stop.


From Airport Ruzyně: 

Go by bus No.179 to Větrník bus stop. Then go on foot to the right (across the crossing) towards Na Větrníku street. The hall of residence is situated on the right side of the street, c.5 mins. from the bus stop.


HVĚZDA Dorm


CONTACTS:

Address:

Kolej Hvězda, Zvoníčkova 5, 162 08 Praha 6

The dorm is located in a calm residence quarter in immediate proximity of Hvězda Park and Břevnov Monastery.

Map


Phone: +420 220 431 371

E-mail:


Information on facilities:

Bathrooms and kitchens are shared in the corridor.

In each house there are washing-machines and a hanging room available.

LAN internet connection is provided in rooms (students need to bring their own cable!).

Hvězda Information Leaflet

In the cellar of the Hall of Residence is located student club “Hvězda” with variable evening programme.


How to get there?

From Main railway station ("Hlavní nádraží"): 

a) Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.1 as far as Obchodní dům Petřiny tram stop. Then go on foot to the left (from the direction of the tram), through the housing estate. The hall of residence is situated c.8 mins. from the tram stop.

b) Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.25 as far as Vypich tram stop. Then go on foot to the right from the direction of the tram, along a sport stadium. The hall of residence is ca. 5 mins. from the tram stop.


From Holešovice railway station: 

a) Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.1 as far as Obchodní dům Petřiny tram stop. Then go on foot to the left (from the direction of the tram), through the housing estate. The hall of residence is situated c.8 mins. from the tram stop.

b) Go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.25 as far as Vypich tram stop. Then go on foot to the right from the direction of the tram, along a sport stadium. The hall of residence is ca. 5 mins. from the tram stop.


From Airport Ruzyně: 

Go by bus No.179 to Nad Markétou bus stop. The hall of residence is situated on the left, next the bus stop.



KOMENSKÉHO Dorm

  • This dormitory is not available for Erasmus students.



CONTACTS:

Address:

Kolej Komenského, Parléřova 6, 160 00 Prague 6

The dorm is located close to the area of Hradčany and

Petřín Hill (park) .

Map


Phone: +420 220516816 (reception desk)

E-mail:


Information on facilities:

This dorm provides a unit system; each unit consists of two double or single rooms sharing bathroom facilities and kitchens.

LAN internet connection is provided in rooms (students need to bring their own cable!).


How to get there?

Main railway station ("Hlavní nádraží"): go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.25 to Hládkov tram stop.

Then go on foot straight on towards the Parléřova street. The hall of residence is situated c.3 mins. from the tram stop.


Holešovice railway station: go by subway red C line to Vltavská station, change to tram No.25 to Hládkov tram stop. Then go on foot straight on towards the Parléřova street. The hall of residence is situated c.3 mins. from the tram stop.


Airport Ruzyně: go by bus No.179 to Vypich station, there change to tram No.25 to Hládkov tram stop. Then go on foot straight back towards Parléřova street. The hall of residence is situated c.3 mins. from the tram stop.


KAJETÁNKA Dorm

  • This dormitory is not available for Erasmus students.


CONTACTS:

Address:

Kolej Kajetánka, Radimova 12, 169 00 Praha 6

Map


Phone: +420 233095103

E-mail:



Information on facilities:

This dorm provides a unit system; each unit consists of two double or single rooms sharing bathroom facilities. A kitchen is shared in the corridor.

LAN internet connection is provided in rooms (students need to bring their own connecting cable!).

There is also Internet access available in iRoom (students need to bring their notebooks).

Menza Kajetánka is part of the dorm.


How to get there?

Main railway station: go by subway red C line to Muzeum station, change to green A line as far as Hradčanská station. At Hradčanská change for bus No.174 or 108 to Kajetánka bus stop. The hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.


Holešovice railway station: go by subway red C line to Muzeum station, change to green A line as far as Hradčanská station. At Hradčanská change for bus No.174 or 108 to Kajetánka bus stop. The hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.


Airport Ruzyně: a) go by bus No.119 to Divoká Šárka bus stop, there change to bus No.108 as far as Kajetánka bus stop. The hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.

b) go by bus No.179 to Vypich station, there change to bus No.174 to Kajetánka bus stop. The hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.


HOSTIVAŘ Residence Hall

CONTACTS:

Address:

Kolej areál Hostivař, Weilova 2, 100 00, Prague 10

Map


Phone: +420 267 215 213

E-mail:



Information on facilities:

The dorm provides a unit system which consists of twin rooms (= double room with two separate beds) shared bathroom facilities (shower and wc) - Erasmus students.

A small kitchenette is usually at the end of each corridor.

In each house there are 2 washing-machines and a hanging room available.

LAN internet connection is provided in all houses (students need to bring their own cable!); wi-fi connection is available in the entrance hall.

In the entrance there is available an internet café, a study room and a bar with TV and a dartboard.

A cafeteria is located above the entrance hall.

Hostivař Informationa Leaflet.


HOW TO GET THERE?

From Main railway station ("Hlavní nádraží"): 

a) Go by tram No.26 (the tram stop is situated c.100m to the right from the exit of the railway station hall) to Nádraží Hostivař station (final station). The areal of the hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.

b) Go by subway red C line to Muzeum station, where change to green A line to Skalka station. At Skalka change to bus No.154 or 271 as far as Nádraží Hostivař station. The areal of the hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.


From Holešovice railway station: 

Go by subway red C line to Muzeum station, where change to green A line to Skalka station. At Skalka change to bus No.154 or 271 as far as Nádraží Hostivař station. The areal of the hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.


From Airport Ruzyně: 

Go by bus No.119 to Dejvická station, there change to subway green A line to Skalka station. At Skalka change to bus No.154 or 271 as far as Nádraží Hostivař station. The areal of the hall of residence is situated next the bus stop.



Private accommodation

If you do not wish to live in students dormitories, you may be interested in this website: Erasmate. It focuses on (international) student-to-student housing for short term periods and can be used for free.

There are some other tips:


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