Smaragdlaan

The building has 100 one room apartments and is situated near the motorway, sport facilities and a shopping mall. It is approx. 10-15 minutes by bike to the central train station and the city centre.

Location

This complex has 100 one room apartments. About 64 apartments are used as accommodation for international students and trainees. Smaragdlaan was built in 1978 and renovated in August 2014. It is situated near the motorway, sport facilities and a shopping mall. It is approx. 10-15 minutes by bike to the central train station and the city centre. Public transport is available. This complex is owned by DUWO Leiden.


Specifications

Apartments
Each apartment has a separate kitchen, shower and toilet and a balcony with a nice view over Leiden.
The total surface is about 40 m². The apartments are furnished and kitchenware is provided.
Most apartments are suitable for 2 people, but do not have separate bedrooms.

No smoking in the apartments
Please bear in mind that all apartments at Smaragdlaan are non-smoking.

Laundry
There are washing machines and dryers available in the communal areas. The use of these are not included in the rent. Washing costs 2,50 euro and drying 1,00 euro. For the payment you can use a Dutch debit card or credit card (Visa or Mastercard).

Internet, TV and telephone
There is an internet connection available. This service is provided by Ziggo and is included in the rent. The only thing you need to arrange, is a UTP cable. The TV and telephone connection are also provided by Ziggo. The use of these facilities is not included in the rent. 
  
ITT desk Ziggo (information in Dutch)

Rent

Please bear in mind that these prices will be raised in in July due to a statutory rent increase and recalculation of the service costs.

Room type     Rent per person   Number of apartments 
Shared studio apartment      € 355 - € 380   62

Inventory

Inventory 2 person apartment

  • 2 single beds including 2 mattresses
  • 2 paper bins
  • 2 wardrobes
  • 2 bookcases
  • 2 easy chairs
  • 2 desk lamps
  • 1 small table
  • 2 desks with chair
  • window coverings or curtains
  • 1 cooker
  • 1 waste bin
  • 1 refrigerator
  • 1 toilet brush
  • 2 kitchen packages

At least the above mentioned items should be present in your room at arrival. Report any missing items or defects in your room within a week via the repair form Duwo Leiden. The model of an item may differ from room to room.

It is prohibited to place extra inventory in your apartment or anywhere in the building.   

Bed linen

Housing at Smaragdlaan includes bed linen, including: 1 pillow and pillow cover, mattress cover and 1. fitted sheet and blanket and sheet or 2. duvet and duvet cover

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Floor plans

Distances

Location   km   miles
Medicine   3.3   2.0
Law   3.6   2.7
Arts   2.2   1.3
Social and Behavioural Sciences   2.4   1.5
Philosophy   2.2   1.3
Mathematics and Natural Sciences   2.4   1.5
Theology   2.1   1.3
Archaeology   2.2   1.3
Train staton   3.4   2.1
City centre   2.4   1.5
University Sports Centre   2.6   1.6

Last Modified: 20-02-2017