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We've got your short-stay accommodation solution.

Are you coming to the Netherlands to study abroad, but haven’t found a room yet?

Not to worry!
Stayokay offers places to stay for those still looking for student housing in Amsterdam, Arnhem, Rotterdam, The Hague, Utrecht, Maastricht, or Haarlem.

Student prices

* Rates are excluding tourist tax. See Terms & Conditions below for additional details.
** Midweek: arrival on Sunday, departure on Friday.

What we offer

You'll stay in a room with private shower & WC. We'll provide the towels.
Bed linen and weekly cleaning are included. You'll have to make your own bed.
Wi-Fi is free too, throughout the hostel. Plenty fast for study (and Netflix).
A membership card for discounts at all 22 locations in the Netherlands, and Hostelling International abroad (not valid at hostel where you stay for student stay).

In the hostel

A perfect place to study, relax or meet fellow students at The 5th, our living space with lively bar and lots of activities.
Enjoy meals & drinks at reduced prices. Vegetarian options are always available.
Use of hostel facilities: laundry facilities, bike rental, lockers, refrigerator.

Registration (inschrijven)

If you're going to be staying in the Netherlands for at least four months, with us or otherwise, then you'll need to register (inschrijven) with the local municipality (gemeente). Registration at the hostel's address is no problem, and students can also receive post/mail. Just make sure to provide proof of de-registering before you check out!

Wondering how registration works and how to get a Citizen Service Number (BSN)? Check here for information for expats.

Not convinced yet?

Come by for a guided tour in Stayokay Amsterdam Oost. We'll show you the hostel and tell you all the ins & outs. Send an email to

Ready to stay with us?

Awesome! We're excited to welcome you. Just fill in the form below and we'll get right back to you to confirm the details. Easy peasy 😉

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Terms and conditions

  • Reservations are nonrefundable and nontransferable.
  • Check-in is from 15:00 on the arrival date.
  • Arriving later? Contact the hostel prior to 23:00 to avoid cancellation of reservation.
  • No deposit is required, but full payment for the first week/month must made by credit card prior to arrival.
  • Proof of registration/admission to the school is required via email prior to arrival.
  • If you're registered as a resident of the city, no tourist tax applies.
  • Rates are valid until 31 December 2020.
  • Discount for Stayokay Card or Hostelling International members does not apply.


Did you just graduate? Then different prices apply to you. Have a look here for more information.