Porto is a city with spirit and character. Studying in Porto is all about living and loving that work-hard, party-hard spirit. The locals are welcoming and the sights are breath-taking. It’s a cool city, you get the point.
If you’re looking for student accommodation in town, you might want to start with the most popular neighbourhoods of Porto! The map below will show you where students have been booking accommodation in 2015 and 2016:
The Most Popular Neighbourhoods of Porto
You can see on the map that most people are heading to the same neighbourhoods in Porto. Everybody seems to be moving to the centre of the city: Marquês, Lapa and Cedofeita are clearly hot right now.
Marquês is a central neighbourhoods of Porto. It’s still very authentic, and doesn’t have the tourists or the high rents that other neighbourhoods of Baixa have.
Interested? Here you can find all the student accommodation in Marquês.
Lapa’s cheap rents and central location have always attracted students. From here you can easily get to Boavista, and catch a concert at Casa da Musica, or down to Baixa for drinks with your mates.
Interested? Here you can find plenty of affordable rooms in Lapa.
Cedofeita is probably Porto’s coolest student neighbourhood at the moment. It is close enough to the city centre to be walking distance to the main party spots, but it also has a ton of secret spots that only locals know.
To check what rooms or flats you can rent in Cedofeita, just click the link.
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