Vårberg

64 dorm rooms, 2 ensuite rooms and 4 apartments - From SEK 150/night

Note that this area will not be available after August 2017.
KI Housing offers 64 dorm rooms deluxe, 2 dorm rooms deluxe ensuite and 4 family apartments at Vårbergsvägen 63 in Skärholmen, in southern Stockholm. All rooms and apartments are newly renovated, spacious and nicely furnished. You have access to common kitchen, living room, game room, laundry and wireless network.

  • The building

  • One of the dorm rooms deluxe

  • One of the dorm rooms deluxe

  • Living room - two-bedroom apartment

  • The common hallway - dorm rooms deluxe

  • Common kitchen and dining area

  • Common kitchen

  • Common TV-room

  • The game room

  • Laundry room

  • The main entrance

  • Walking tracks along Vårbyfjärden

  • Walking tracks along Vårbyfjärden

Postal address

Vårbergsvägen 63
127 43 Skärholmen
Sweden

Public transport

Closest subway station: Vårberg (650 meters)

Closest bus stops: Vårbergs Sjukhem (50 meters) and Vårberg (300 meters)

Supermarket

Ica Supermarket – Vårberg C (600 meters)
Ica Supermarket – Vårby Gård (1200 meters)

Maximum rental time

1 year

 

 

Landlord

Micasa

Priority

Fee-paying masters and undergraduate exchange students coming through established bilateral agreements have priority for our dorm rooms deluxe and ensuite rooms. Researchers with family have priority for our family apartments.

Location

Our student accommodation at Vårbergsvägen is located in a suburb called Skärholmen, in southern Stockholm. It is beautifully located near nature and water. A large nature reserve called “Sätra Naturreservat” is within walking distance. It is very popular, especially during the summer, since the area has nice walking trails, kiosk, mini golf course and a beach where you can go for a swim.

There are stores with food from all over the world and some local restaurants in Vårbergs Centrum which is located a few hundred meters away from our student accommodation. A big shopping mall, Skärholmens Centrum called “SKHLM”, is also within walking distance (about 1.5 kilometers). There you will find many shops, cafés and restaurants.

Accommodation details

Dorm room deluxe

• Private room, size 20 sqm
• Shared wc/shower, hallway and clothes closet (with one other tenant)
• Furnished with one bed (size 90 x 200 cm), bedside table, bookshelf, table, chairs and armchair
• The bed is equipped with mattress, mattress cover, pillow and quilt
• Own fridge in the room
• Access to common areas (kitchen, living room, game room and laundry room)
• Rent SEK 150/night

Dorm room ensuite

• Private room and bathroom, size 35 sqm
• Furnished with two beds, size 90 x 200 cm (x 2), bedside table, bookshelf, table, chairs and armchair
• The beds are equipped with mattress, mattress covers, pillow and quilt
• Own fridge in the room
• Access to common areas (kitchen, living room, game room and laundry room)
• Rent SEK 180/night

Family apartment

• Private apartment, size  55 sqm
• Furnished with two beds, 90 x 200 cm (x 2), sofa bed, sofa table, armchairs, table, chairs and lamps
• The beds are equipped with mattress, mattress cover, pillows and quilts
• Private shower/WC
• Kitchen with basic cooking utensils
• Access to common laundry room
• Rent SEK 258/night

General information

All rooms at Vårbergsvägen are newly renovated, spacious and nicely furnished.

If you are staying in a dorm room deluxe, you have your own private room but you will be sharing hallway and bathroom with one other tenant.

If you are staying in a dorm room deluxe ensuite, you have your own room and also a private bathroom. You will have access to common areas such as kitchen, living room, game room and laundry.

The apartments are also newly renovated and fully furnished. They have a living room, private bathroom, two bedrooms and a small, private kitchen. One of the bedrooms can easily be used as a working room.

Furniture

The tenant is responsible for keeping the apartment/room (and its furniture) clean during the whole lease and for leaving it clean for the new tenant.

Deficiencies regarding the inventory must be reported to the KI Housing office. When a student is leaving, damaged and/or missing items will be replaced and charged to the tenant.

Bedlinen

The apartments/rooms are equipped with mattress, mattress cover, quilt and pillow. Please note that you need to bring your own bed linen and towels.

Internet

We provide wireless internet in the building and you will receive information about it upon arrival. If you have problems with your internet access, please email info@kihousing.se.

Common kitchens

There is a common kitchen in all corridors. All kitchens are equipped with basic kitchen utensils.

Common TV/living rooms

There is a TV/living room in each corridor, furnished with tables and sofas, where tenants can gather for spontaneous meetings and get-togethers.

The dorm rooms are not equipped with TV-sets but TV-sets are provided in the common TV-rooms. If you decide to buy a TV, you will have access to the Swedish network. However, note that anybody possessing a TV-receiver has to pay a TV-fee to Radiotjänst.

Game rooms

There is a game room on each floor with a pool table, soccer game and darts, where you can meet other tenants and have fun.

Common balconies

We provide glazed balconies on each floor with beautiful view over “Vårbergstoppen”. The balconies are featured with infrared heating and an outdoor lounge group where you can get together for spontaneous meetings and dinners.

Common areas – code of conduct

Anyone using our common kitchens is responsible for keeping them clean and leaving them in good order after use. Please see this link for information about our rules and regulations that you as a tenant must follow and refer to.

 

General facts

Cleaning equipment

Cleaning equipment is available in all corridors (vacuum cleaner, mop and pail).

Garbage disposal

There is a refuse chute where you can throw domestic waste outside the kitchen in each corridor. Domestic waste should be thrown in tightly sealed plastic bags. Glass, metal cans, and newspapers must be separated for recycling and placed in the assigned containers.

For further information about the garbage disposal in our areas and waste separation guidelines, we refer to the information written at this link.

Laundry room

There is a laundry room in all corridors. There are two washing machines, one drier and a drying cabinet in each laundry room.

Mailboxes

All mailboxes are located in the main entrance. The mailbox is marked with your name. You will get a personal key for your mailbox.

Bike storage

Outside the main entrance.

Smoke detectors

The rooms/apartments are equipped with smoke detectors. KI Housing checks the detector between tenants and the tenant is responsible for notifying us of any deficiency of the detector during the tenancy. If you hear a beeping sound, the battery of the detector needs to be exchanged. Please remove it and submit a maintenance service request at this link.

Fire safety

For information about the fire safety in our areas, we refer to the information written at this link. The assembly point at Vårbergsvägen is located outside the main entrance (close to the bus stop).

Guestrooms

General information

KI Housing provides a few guestrooms on the second and third floor at Vårbergsvägen that can be booked by all KI Housing tenants who are awaiting visits from relatives and friends.

We provide both single and double rooms and the room size is 16-18 square meters. There is a shared bathroom outside the room (maximum 4 tenants are sharing two toilets and two showers). You will have access to WiFi and common areas such as kitchen, laundry room, TV-room and game room. Note that there is no refrigerator in the room (there are common refrigerators in the common kitchen that can be used).

The guestrooms are furnished with 1 bed size 90 x 200 cm (the double rooms are equipped with two beds), 1 bedside table, 1 table, 2 chairs, 1 wardrobe and 1 bookshelf.

Rent

The rent is SEK 350 per night for a single guestroom and SEK 550 per night for a double guestroom. Bed linen, towels, final cleaning and access to wireless network are included in the rent.

 

Booking

Bookings of the guest room should be made by sending an email to Louise Richardson giving the name(s) of the guest(s) and arrival and departure dates.

Booking conditions

– Cancellation less than a week before the arrival date will be charged SEK 500.
– The minimum rental time is 2 days and maximum is 8 days.
– Booking and payment can only be made by the current tenant in Vårberg.
– The guests will have access to the room from 2 pm on the arrival date until 9 am on the departure date.
– Information regarding the key pick up process will be emailed to the current tenant who has booked the room a few days before arrival of the guest.

Location

How to get here from the central station

Take the subway from T-Centralen, the red line towards Norsborg. Get off at Vårberg. The travel time is about 25 minutes. From the subway – take right after the exit. Walk through Vårbergs Centrum and when you have approached “ICA Supermarket Vårberg” – take the closest exit.

Walk across the car park. At the street “Vårholmsbackarna”, take left. When you have walked about 100 meters you will see a restaurant called “Nergs Kolgrill Restaurang” on your right hand side.

After about 200 meters you will get to the street “Vårbergsvägen”. Across the street you can see a big grey building and that is where our student accommodation is located. The main entrance is located beside the outdoor parking.

See the map below for further details.

How to get to the KI Campus Flemingsberg

Take bus nr 740 towards Huddinge Station from the bus stop “Vårberg” (at Svanholmsvägen). Get off at Södertörns Högskola and from there you may walk to KI Campus in Huddinge (about 300 meters). The average travel time is about 25 minutes.

How to get to the KI Campus Solna

You may choose between the following alternatives:

– Take the subway from Vårberg towards Ropsten. Get off at Liljeholmen. From there you may catch bus No. 77 towards Karolinska Sjukhuset. Get off at Karolinska Institutet Östra. The average travel time is about 45 minutes.

– Take the subway from Vårberg towards Ropsten. Get off at T-Centralen. Take bus No 69 or 69 K towards Tomteboda from the bus stop “Centralen” (at Klara Norra Kyrkogata). Get off at Karolinska Institutet västra. The average travel time is about 55 minutes.

 

Vårbergsvägen 63, Skärholmen, Sverige

Note that this area will not be available after August 2017. KI Housing offers 64 dorm rooms deluxe, 2 dorm rooms deluxe ensuite and 4 family apartments at Vårbergsvägen 63 in Skärholmen, in southern Stockholm. All rooms and apartments are newly renovated, spacious and nicely furnished. You have access to common kitchen, living room, game room, […]

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Accommodation videos

Below are two videos from one of our tenants showing the common areas, corridors, main entrance floor and a dorm room deluxe at Vårbergsvägen. The second video is showing the surroundings of our accommodation area in Vårberg from its sunny side!

The accommodation area…

…. and its surroundings!

Page manager: Louise Richardson