From Italy to the USA from Great Britain to France, here are the most creative, comfortable and original homes for students
Larger to imagination and creativity especially for those who have to sell, like students. Here are the most original student residences in the world, so much to do trend in the receptive architecture. From Utrecht to Tucson, the wonders created for those involved in the study. In fact, in recent years, extraordinary student residences have been built.
Uniplaces, a portal specializing in student accommodation globally, has made a selection that highlights not only the most aesthetically interesting heats those that make a study residence a unique and unforgettable experience. Starting from Italy.
1.CampusX – Tor Vergata (Rome, Italy) – It is one of the most innovative residences in Italy, with an auditorium, conference hall, minimarket and restaurant. Opened in 2010, the CampusX can accommodate over 1500 students and has quickly become one of the most modern campuses in Europe. The architectural volumes are essential and rational and great attention has been paid to energy saving and the environment, thanks to the use of thermal and photovoltaic panels. There are so many recreational activities, you can even play paintball.
2.Spacebox (Utrecht, The Netherlands) – Utrecht’s Spacebox is a residence that immediately makes you think of a rainbow: here everything is colored and every inch of space is exploited in an intelligent and creative way. The facility has over 300 modular units throughout the Utrecht University campus area, as well as several recreational rooms and sports facilities – A model that is increasingly gaining ground in the Netherlands, not only for student accommodation but also for real condominiums.
3.Support Taliesin (Scottsdale, USA) – Students enrolled in the School of Architecture by Frank Lloyd Wright find a safe and comfortable home in the Sonoran desert. The structure is inspired by the philosophy of Frank Lloyd Wright “learning through experience”. Here we learn to understand how the environment influences the structures we are about to design, and how these tend to become one with the surrounding nature.
4.EBA 51 (Berlin, Germany) – The coolest student residence in Germany is located in Berlin and is entirely made of containers. A fantastic example of contemporary architecture, able to accommodate over 400 students. Each container is equipped with prefabricated modules of 28 square meters, and is equipped with kitchen, bathroom, bed and wardrobes. The front sides are completely covered with windows, to make the spaces as much as possible making the spaces really bright.
5.Tietgenkollegiet (Copenhagen, Denmark) – The Tietgen Residence Hall relies on a circular form to promote an active community. The residence houses 400 students, and, every 12 rooms, we find a kitchen. The site is located near the Copenhagen University of Ørestad Nord, a newly renovated district with bridges and canals.
6.Chapter Spitalfields (London, United Kingdom) – Located in the heart of London near Spitalfields, this residence is the perfect place to start exploring the city. Located close to many of the major universities, the residence is just minutes from Liverpool Street station, a very lively area where you will always find some interesting ideas. With its 33 floors it offers comfortable rooms with a breathtaking view of the city skyline.
7.Cité in Docks (Le Havre, France) – It is the result of an astounding transformation of old industrial containers into modular units with every comfort. Mounted on a metal grid, the units have shaped a four-story building that houses 100 apartments of 24 square meters each.
8.Stay Club (London, United Kingdom) – The facade is covered with green tiles: from this it is clear that you are in a special place. The coolest residence in London could only be found in Camden and boasts one of the trendiest bars in the city. Students find modern rooms, equipped with every comfort and common recreation rooms worthy of the best London clubs, even a dream pool room.
9.Simmons Hall – MIT (Cambridge, USA) – Just look at the multicolored windows of Simmons Hall to see how fun it can be to live here. There are also other very nice residences in the MIT campus area, but this is truly unique. Inside there is everything you need to have fun: a football field, a field hockey field, barbecue areas and even a Zen garden.
10.Willow Street Residence Hall (New Orleans, USA) – Tulane University Willow Street Residence has room for 318 students in four different buildings. The residence was built on the site of the old Sugar Bowl stadium in New Orleans. Of course, being in New Orleans, for fun, you can always count on the city’s jazzy atmosphere.
11.The Hub (Tucson, USA) – This student residence in Tucson features a stunning rooftop terrace with a pool, a hot tub and a fun area. There are also barbecue areas, a beach-style area with lots of sand, hammocks and a volleyball net.
12.Monon District Paris La Défense (Paris, France) – Located in La Defense, in the heart of the largest business district in Europe, it is one of the most beautiful, elegant and entertaining university residences in France. Those who live here can have a super-equipped gym, an outdoor pool and a café in perfect Parisian style.
13.Old FireStation Apartments (London, United Kingdom) – The historic Greenwich firehouse turns into one of the most bizarre student accommodation in the world. Inside 45 apartments equipped with every comfort. A little sheltered from the hustle and bustle of London, the property is situated within easy reach of some of the city’s most iconic monuments and within walking distance of the shopping district of Oxford Street.
14.Students XD (Granada, Spain) – An accommodation that comes directly from the future, as if the 69 rooms were aggregated at the International Space Station. A modern and comfortable environment in a dream city. Located in the center of Granada, it offers rooms with all kinds of comforts, as well as a gym, a sun terrace, shared kitchens, TV rooms and video games.
15.Paris Gardens (London, United Kingdom) – Located in the heart of London, in Waterloo, Paris Gardens is a luxurious and scenic student residence. With a terrace overlooking the London Eye, it offers a wide choice of fully self-contained studios. Everything here has been designed to create an ideal environment in which to meet and make new friends. Many recreational events are organized for students throughout the year.