Located in Western Germany, Bonn is one of the oldest cities in Europe, let alone in the entire of Germany. Human settlement on this site and within the region began over 2,000 years ago and life has gone uninterrupted since then. The city rests directly on the Rhine River, which happens to be one of Europe’s largest and most significant rivers. In Bonn, scenes of nature appear just outside the city and there’s plenty of opportunities to escape, especially during the Summers. Many people that often decide to relocate to Bonn happen to be young professionals, mostly in IT and communications industry, besides families and students.Young professionals are likely to live East of the Rhine River Apartments for rent in Bonn can be found at a range of prices. Your average apartment will likely run you 800 - 900 euros if you’re looking for a solo apartment with space. If the size of the apartment doesn’t matter, you’ll be able to find some for less, however not much. Keep in mind that finding housing in Bonn is quite competitive.
Rooms for rent in Bonn are numerous, however the housing market is so competitive that actually finding an available room can be difficult a recent influx of young professionals and expats to Bonn assure that there may be some degree of difficulty when looking for more affordable housing options. Another unique aspect of the city is that it’s only a thirty-minute drive from Cologne, another major city in Germany. In fact, there are many residents of Bonn reside in Bonn while they work in Cologne and vice versa. This dynamic between the two also make housing a bit more competitive than one would initially think. Either way, rooms for rent in Bonn are pretty affordable compared to other major cities in Germany and Europe as a whole. Rooms go for 350 - 600 depending on location and room size. As most cities, the closer to the city center, the more expensive.
Bonn is home to a large and diverse student population. The University of Bonn is frequented by students from around the world, and therefore it can be a bit difficult when looking for student apartments in Bonn. The level of competitiveness in the city is evident in the few available apartments. On the other hand, however, Bonn is a great city for students pursuing their higher education. As mentioned above, Bonn is not far from lush green spaces and even camping grounds just outside the city. Additionally, the amount of young professionals and students in the city make Bonn’s nightlife quite vibrant. To top it off, public transport is extensive and easily accessible like in most (or all) German major cities. The cross section of so many benefits the city has to offer make Bonn a great place for students, and the search for a student flat worth it.