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Short-time accommodation options

Below you find information about housing options for those seeking accommodation for a few days or weeks. Do you look for accommodation for a longer period of time, please find relevant options here. Be aware of scams.

Guesthouse at campus

The Guest Department at the Mathematical Department
Aarhus University has a guesthouse for visitors needing accommodation for a few days or weeks. The guest department at the mathematical department offers six guest apartments and twelve guest rooms on campus.  

Hotels & hostels

Hotels and hostels

Visit Aarhus
Visit Aarhus is the official tourist office of Aarhus and has compiled an extensive overview of hotels and hostels in Aarhus.

Hostels in Aarhus

Centrally located hostel with student friendly prices, cozy roof-top café and terraces, guest kitchen and good atmosphere.

Hostel located in nice surroundings in the forest and close to the beach a few kilometres from the city center.

Design hostel located in the city center with fine prices. The hostel has a bar, restaurant and a common area.

Budget hotel located next to the train station.

Budget hotel located in Viby, 5 km from the city centre/25 minutes by bus and in Skejby, 4 km from the city centre/20 minutes by bus. Free parking.

Cozy guest house in downtown Aarhus.

Furnished apartments

athome apartments

Athome apartments can be used by businesspeople, healthcare professionals, researchers, and private individuals. Various companies also have their own fixed apartment which only they use and is put at the disposal of employees or guests. athome apartments are designed and build for anyone who needs a temporary residence.

All the apartments have their own kitchen and bathroom and are fully furnished with a Danish and domestic atmosphere. It is possible to rent either a 1-room, 4-room, or 5-room apartment and the prices include consumption, internet, and access to laundry. You can get an overview of the pricelist here

athome apartments is located close to Aarhus University Hospital, 4 km from the city centre/20 minutes by bus. 


Hotel in Aarhus North, which offers apartments with a bathroom and a kitchen. There is also a restaurant at the hotel where you can enjoy your breakfast or dinner, and a fitness center. The apartments are designed with Scandinavian furniture and interior. The sizes of the rooms vary from 30 square meter to 47 square meter. You can get an overview of the pricelist here

GUESTapart is located in Skejby close to Aarhus University Hopsital, 4 km from the city centre/20 minutes by bus. 


Visit Aarhus
Visit Aarhus has an extensive compilation of Bed & Breakfasts in the Aarhus area. 


Via Airbnb you can find plenty of people who typically rent out their spare room or entire apartment for short durations of time. It's can be a cheap and more personal alternative to hotels & traditional B&B's.


If you are low on money, urgently need a place to stay for just a few days and are feeling very adventurous then you can consider "Couchsurfing". 

Via the Couchsurfing community it is possible to find local hosts who are willing to offer a place to sleep for free. You can set up a free account and get in contact with hosts in Aarhus.