In order to make the most of your time in Venice, it is important to feel secure and comfortable in your accommodation.

International students are often concerned about where they will live.

Don’t panic: there is a variety of accommodations available, listed here below.


ESU Venezia

A regional organisation called ESU Venezia - that manages the student residences and canteens - reserves places in residences for students regularly enroling at University or attending an exchange programme. Students can apply for vacant places upon or prior to their arrival in Venice. 


You can find ESU offices at:

San Polo 2843, Campo San TomÓ

Mon, Thu > 14.30-16.30

Tue, Wed, Fri > 9.00-12.00


For further info on ESU residences:




Crociferi Residence

The restoration, coordinated by Iuav, of the Crociferi university residence has made possible to build 255 accommodation units equipped with high efficiency and high quality technology solutions.

This residence is facing on Campo dei Gesuiti in the Venetian district of Cannaregio.


For further info and reservations:




Santa Marta Residence

The Santa Marta residence is the result of the collaboration between Camplus and the Ca’Foscari University of Venice. There are both single and double rooms, with kitchenette and private bathroom. This residence is close to our Santa Marta buildings where lessons take place.


For further info and reservations:





If you are looking for a private accommodation, we advise you to book a room for few days/one week in one of the cheapest hotels located in Venezia-Mestre.

In particular we suggest you:

> Anda Venice Hostel


> AO Hotel Venezia-Mestre




Private Accommodations

Looking for private accommodations might seem quite daunting at first.

Notice-boards located at the Tolentini and Cotonificio Veneziano buildings are where many students share info about available housing opportunities.

Other private accommodation options may also be found on:

> www.venezia.bakeca.it

> www.subito.it

> www.kijiji.it

> www.idealista.it

> www.trovit.it



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