Meierwiesenstrasse 62, 8064 Zürich

Student house located near the Zürich-Altstetten train station. The StudentHostel has 169 rooms on four floors. Each room has a own wash-basin and an Internet access. On each floor there are several shared bathrooms and toilets. All students share one large common kitchen and a neighbouring dining area/lounge large as well as a garden sitting area.

Rent CHF 545.- up to CHF 635.- per month
No. of rooms 169
Furnished yes
Car parking no
Persons/flat 19-43 per floor
Kitchen 1
Shower/Toilet 1 per 6-8 rooms
Internet access yes
Cable TV in the lounge
Fixed line phone no
Balconies Basement/Attic Music room Common room
Student's Bar Bicycle room Laundry
ETH/UZH main building 15 minutes by train/tram
ETH Hönggerberg 15 minutes by tram/bus
UZH Irchel 20 minutes by tram/bus
UZH Oerlikon 25 minutes by tram/bus

Contact Infos

Who? 3 House representatives
Function Checking in and checking out; handling keys; organisational questions.

present once a week in the HR-office, otherwise per email (see notice board)

Who? Caretaker
Function Basic repairs, maintenance of heating, water, electricity, cleaning of kitchen, dining room, bathroom/toilets, corridors, stairways, laundry and surroundings.

present at the house once a week, (7-16; emergencies)

If not urgent,
such as for minor repairs and maintenance jobs:
Fill in the damage form, provided beside the caretakers letter box,
post the form to the caretakers letter box.

If urgent,
such as in case of water leaks, breakdown of heating or electricity, contact:
-> Caretakter (stand-by-for emergencies)
-> House representative (HR).

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