Wiener Heim, Michaelerstraße 11, 1180 Wien

At a glance

Vienna's biggest all-girls house-sharing community - that's what the "Wiener Heim" might be called. After all a total of 112 female students live here in single rooms and a few twin rooms under one roof. Common balconies, a large garden and a barbecue offer a welcome change to spend time outside together.

Rooms are assigned on a 12-month basis.

Rooms and rates

Both single and twin rooms are equipped with a washbasin. Showers and toilets are to share on the floor. The rooms are fully furnished and between 10 m² and 20 m² in size. There is a spacious common kitchen with a balcony on each floor.

A laundry room with washing machines and dryers is at the residents' disposal for a fee. A room telephone is available - the fee quoted is only charged for active use. LAN and TV-sockets are provided in every room. Bedding (duvet, pillow) and bed linen must be brought from home.

Fee per person and month (AY = Academic Year)
Room Cat. Description Fee AY 2018/2019 Fee AY 2017/2018
Single room C Room size ca. 8 m² € 297,- € 291,-
Twin room C Room size 16 - 19 m² € 235,- € 230,-
Other Fees
Handling fee to be paid on registration € 20,-
Administrative charge on allocation of room € 30,-
Caution money has to be deposited on admission and is used for securing possible damages as well as outstanding fees; in residences where a lump-sum for cleaning is obligatory the lump sum for cleaning will be set off with the deposit after check-out € 500,-
Contribution to Residence Representation per annum € 30,-
Final cleaning fee payable upon every check-out or change of room € 70,-
Reminder fee when in arrears with monthly rental fee,........1st reminder 2nd reminder: €15,-; 3rd reminder: € 20,- € 10,-
Compensation charge if room is not vacated by the agreed date per night € 70,-
Use of washing machine per washing cycle € 1,30
Laundry dryer per drying cycle € 1,30
Additional services
Car parking (open air) fee for regular students per car per month € 35,-
Set of bedding Purchase of 1 duvet and 1 pillow € 40,-
Set of bed linen Purchase of 1 duvet cover, 1 pillowcase and 1 sheet € 35,-

All fees are incl. VAT and valid from October 01, 2015, unless otherwise stated. Fees are subject to change.

Location and infra-structure

The Wiener Heim is situated in a large garden in a quiet side street behind the WIFI (Institute for the Promotion of Commerce). There are only a few minutes to walk to Underground U6 Währinger Strasse/Volksoper and to trams 40, 41 and 42. Buses 36A and 37A are just around the corner. The General Hospital is one underground-stop away. In the vicinity there are the Medical University (AKH),  Institutes of Transcultural Communication (Interpreting), the Institute of Archaeology and the FHWien (University of Applied Sciences of WKW).

A big supermarket and various shops are within walking distance. For going out the neighbourhood offers several bars and pubs in the arcades of U6 as well as smaller places in the vicinity.

Leisure and community life

Vienna's biggest all-girls house-sharing community offers a lot of common facilities:

•    one common kitchen per floor with a spacious balcony
•    Common room for parties etc.
•    Gym room
•    Music room
•    Table tennis room
•    TV-Room
•    Large garden with barbecue corner

For bicycles there are sufficient parking facilities on the premises.


Office hours:
Mon, Tue, Thu: 09:00 - 13:00
Moving in/out and viewings by appointment only!

Mag. Astrid Loidl
Residence manager
Telephone: + 43 664 88394152

Information about the hostel and the registration:
Student service
Telephone: +43 (0)1 401 76-61