Rent a room in Amsterdam/Diemen

Long term stay 

If you are a degree seeker, studying at Inholland for 2 or 4 years to obtain a bachelor degree, you may rent a room provided by Inholland in the apartment building in Daalwijk or Darlingstraat for an entire academic year (2 semesters). The apartment buildings Daalwijk and Darlingstraat are located opposite from each other at five minutes cycling distance from the Inholland Amsterdam/Diemen school building. Metro/train station Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena is also on five minutes cycling distance.

How to apply

How to apply

Please be aware that we only will process your housing application after you are completely admitted to Inholland. This means that… 1) your (foreign) diploma has to be validated first by the Central Student Administration and 2) if English is not your first language, you will need to provide proof of your English proficiency (this is part of the admission requirements for international students at Inholland). The entire procedure can take months.

As of 10 July 2018, the online application for accommodation is closed. 

Renting period for academic year 2018-19
24 August 2018 – 8 July/26 July/12 August 2019 (minimum of 2 semesters)
Once you have signed your rental contract you cannot change the end date anymore.

The maximum rental period is always 1 year! If you decide to stay in Amsterdam for longer than a year, we advise you to register on Studentenwoningweb and Room immediately after arrival.

When signing the tenancy agreement, you commit to paying the rent until the last day of the rental period. It is not possible to cancel the tenancy agreement before the end date.

Application for accommodation for the academic year 2019-20 will open as of 1 May 2019!



Amsterdam Zuidoost

The Daalwijk apartment building has 2- and and 4-room apartments. You will have your own bedroom. Please note that there are only two 2-room apartments. It is not possible to reserve a specific apartment before registration. Our student apartments in Daalwijk are in general gender-mixed. If you do not want to live with the opposite gender, please email us BEFORE you submit your online application form. 
Please note that the number of single gender apartments is very limited, so we cannot give any guarantees. If you are a degree seeker and want to have a room with your own facilities (own kitchenette, shower, lavatory) then you should choose a studio in Darlingstraat.

The individual (bed)rooms have different measurements, between 10 and 17 m2. The monthly rent of the room depends on its size.
The kitchen, bathroom and lavatory are shared with one or three other residents. All rooms are furnished and have their own internet connection. There is a television in the communal kitchen. These facilities are included in the rent, as well as a bed linen set, kitchenware, gas, water, electricity, heating, internet and local taxes. There are laundry facilities on the first floor of the apartment building (excl. rent).
Daalwijk is easily accessible by train or metro and from the centre of Amsterdam it is about 30-45 minutes by bike.

Rent per month
+/-10m2: approximately € 310-345
+/-12m2: approximately € 335-395
+/-14m2: approximately € 360-400
+/-17m2: approximately € 410-460

The administration fee of €100 is not included in the rent. Please note that the standard internet is wired (with a cable). In case you would like to use internet via WiFi, you will need to bring or buy your own router.



Darlingstraat 1102 MX 
Amsterdam Zuidoost

These 'rooms' are actually studio apartments: they include a private bathroom and kitchenette. The size of the studio is approximately 20 m2. Each studio is designed for one student. It is therefore not possible to live together with a (boy/girl-) friend in one studio.


Rent price is approximately € 555 per month. The rent includes a bed linen set and kitchenware, gas, water, electricity, internet and a TV connection. The administration fee of €100 and local taxes are not included in the rent. Please note that the standard internet is wired (with a cable) so you will need to bring your own router. The laundry room with washers and dryers is in the middle block and is only accessible for residents.

You might be entitled to housing allowance and cancellation of taxes (this depends on your income and your rental costs); this can be requested through the Dutch tax office. Please note that you need to pay your complete rent to DUWO first and that the Tax Office will decide if they will award you the allowance each year. For information, please contact the International Office or go to



Both buildings are nearby the Amsterdamse Poort shopping centre. It offers a huge variety of stores; from small boutiques up to well-known department stores and large supermarkets. In Amsterdamse Poort you can go for your daily shopping, but also try the diverse food tents and unique products from local entrepreneurs. And an IKEA store is also nearby! The largest cinema complex in the country, Pathé Arena, is in the same area. Next door you will also find the largest concert halls, AFAS Live and Ziggo Dome.

Metro/train station Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena has connecting trains to major cities in the Netherlands. The Amsterdam city centre is only 15 minutes away by public transportation, while AMC hospital can be reached within only seven minutes.