Siena is a city found in the Tuscany region of Italy. It is a fascinating city whose historic centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This means there is plenty of history and culture to absorb when visiting the city, so it’s no wonder that expats return to Siena and even move there permanently.
Many of Siena’s old buildings from Medieval times still stand, especially in the historic centre. This means that you can find apartments in Siena with huge amounts of character. There are also modern buildings mixed in amongst the traditional if you prefer this style of accommodation.
Apartments for rent in Siena are available at great prices, with the average cost of a one-bedroom city centre apartment being just €625. Looking further out of the city will give you more cost savings, with around €460 being typical for a one-bedroom apartment. There are some great neighbourhoods, known as contradas, to call your home, and you can even enjoy the friendly rivalry that exists between neighbourhoods.
The University of Siena is located in the centre of the city, alongside the university library. So, there is plenty of student apartments in Siena concentrated in and around the city centre. Shared houses and apartments, as well as single or studio apartments, are available for students to rent at affordable monthly prices.
Whatever type of apartment you’re looking for in Siena, start your search on Nestpick to discover what’s available.
The cost of living in Siena makes it a great place to live, but if you’re still looking to save more each month, then you can opt to rent a room in Siena rather than a whole apartment. Rooms in Siena are available in both houses and apartments, there are rooms for rent specifically aimed at students, and then there are rooms in hotels or serviced apartments, ideal for business travellers.
Whichever is right for you, you’ll have plenty of choice when searching for a room in Siena. Rooms for rent in Siena are typically around €300-€400 per month. Of course, you can find rooms more or less expensive than this depending on the level of comfort and luxury you are looking at. Some rooms for rent will include bills in the price while others won’t, so make sure you pay attention to this.