Studentenheim Pfeilgasse 4-6, 1080 Wien

At a glance

The Pfeilheim 4-6 was completely renovated in 2010-2011. Now the 320 residents live in their own single rooms, complete with kitchenette and bathroom. In addition Pfeilheim 4-6 offers spacious common rooms for leisure activities. And of course the residents may use all the common facilities of the Pfeilheim area as well. All that is available in the middle of the 8th district - 'the student district'.

Rooms are allocated with 12-month contracts. Barrier-free rooms available.

Important information:

This residence is  fully booked from October 2018!

Rooms and rates

Pfeilgasse 4-6 has a capacity of 320 single rooms with private bathroom and private kitchenette. A part of the rooms are linked, i.e. two single rooms share bathroom and kitchenette. All rooms are fully furnished, the bathrooms have shower and (partly separate) toilet, the kitchenettes are equipped with cupboard, sink, fridge, ceramic hotplate and microwave.

In the basement there is a laundry room with washing machines and dryers at the residents' disposal for a fee. LAN- and TV-sockets are provided in every room. Bedding (duvet and 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 apartment A+ Room size 13 - 18 m² € 374,- € 364,-
Linked single room A+ Two rooms (9 - 12 m²) share shower/WC and kitchenette € 363,- € 354,-
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,-
Supplement for twin room single use Surcharge on respective single room rate. € 25,-
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
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,-
Car parking fee for regular students per car per month € 75,-
Bicycle parking in the garage in the Pfeilgasse 3a garage, per bicycle per month € 5,-

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

Location and infra-structure

In the middle of the 8th district that means a 10-minute walk to the Alma Mater Rudolfina. All other universities are within easy reach as well by trams 46 and 2, by bus 13A and by U2 (Station Rathausplatz). Public transport facilities take you wherever you want to go. The entire city lies at your feet! And so do lots of shopping facilities, restaurants and bars 'just around the corner' from your home at Pfeilgasse.

Leisure and community life

The renovation was planned with a focus on lots of space for social life:

  • Common room on every floor
  • Party room with kitchen
  • Common room with data projector and screen
  • Conservatory for studying and reading
  • Fitness room with equipment and TV
  • Multi-purpose hall for social & cultural events as well as for sports activities
  • Billiards room
  • Open-air chess
  • Garden with barbecue and shower
  • Hobby room for residents 
  • Student representatives office
  • Music rooms
  • Chapel

For your bicycle there are parking facilities in the courtyard. For a small fee you can rent your own bicycle space in the garage of Pfeilgasse 3a. In the garages of Pfeilgasse 1a and 3a there is a limited number of car parking space available at a student-friendly rate.


Office hours:
Office Pfeilgasse 4-6/EG
Mon - Thu: 9:00 - 12:00 / 13:00 - 15:00
Fri: 9:00 - 13:00
Moving in/out and viewings by appointment only!

Mag. Irene Schadenhofer
Site Manager Pfeilgasse
Telephone: +43 (0) 699 140 176 27

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