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Yugo El Faro, Madrid
Individual Room - Bedroom
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Yugo El Faro, Madrid

Pl. de Cristo Rey, Madrid, 28015, Spain
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About the Property

Located at Pl. de Cristo Rey, 28015, Yugo El Faro Madrid stands as a prime destination for Madrid student accommodation. This property boasts a variety of non-ensuite room types, all designed to cater to the unique needs of students. Major educational institutions such as the Complutense University of Madrid, the Autonomous University of Madrid, and the Polytechnic University of Madrid are situated at a convenient distance, making Yugo El Faro Madrid student accommodation a popular choice among students.

Madrid, the host city for Yugo El Faro Madrid, is a vibrant metropolis renowned for its prestigious universities and rich cultural heritage. Madrid is renowned for its cultural institutions, including the Prado Museum, which houses one of the finest collections of European art, and the Reina Sofía Museum, home to Picasso's iconic painting Guernica. Home to a large student population, Madrid is known for its high rankings in education and an array of social and cultural activities best suited for student life. As the capital, Madrid is an economic powerhouse in Spain, with strong sectors in finance, technology, and manufacturing. It is also a major centre for international business. Besides Yugo El Faro Madrid, students can explore famous sites like the Royal Palace and Prado Museum, which are a testament to the city's historical significance. Madrid boasts an extensive public transportation system, including a comprehensive metro network, buses, and high-speed AVE trains that connect it to other major cities in Spain. The city hosts numerous festivals and events throughout the year, including the famous San Isidro Festival, which celebrates the patron saint of Madrid with parades, music, and dancing. Yugo El Faro Madrid ensures every resident experiences the best of Madrid's student living, with amenities all contributing to an enriching student lifestyle.


If a blend of comfort and convenience is paramount, then Yugo El Faro Madrid stands out as an exceptional choice for student accommodation in Madrid. Boasting a variety of room types, including the cosy Individual Room, the communal Twin Room, and the spacious Superior Twin Room, this residence ensures you find the perfect space to unwind and study. Each room in Yugo El Faro Madrid comes equipped with a double bed, providing ample space for rest. Each unit comes with an en suite bathroom, ensuring privacy and convenience. The inclusion of a kitchenette allows students to prepare their meals, adding to the convenience of the living space. Modern amenities such as air conditioning and heating ensure a comfortable environment year-round. Additionally, the accommodation features high-speed wifi, making it easy for students to stay connected and complete their academic tasks efficiently.

Yugo El Faro Madrid offers comprehensive amenities to ensure a comfortable and convenient living experience. Residents enjoy full board with meals provided, and a dedicated restaurant within the premises. Weekly cleaning services maintain cleanliness throughout the facility, while study rooms offer quiet spaces for academic pursuits. For recreation and fitness, there's a well-equipped gym and a vibrant games room. A relaxing terrace provides a scenic spot for relaxation, complementing the cosy living room where students can socialise. The accommodation also features a welcoming lobby and offers post and parcel service for convenience. Bike storage facilities cater to cyclists, while a laundry service ensures hassle-free clothing care. Regular well-being events promote holistic wellness, and ample communal spaces encourage interaction among residents. With high-speed WIFI available throughout and room-controlled heating and AC, Yugo El Faro Madrid prioritises comfort and connectivity for its residents. 24-hour security and 24-hour CCTV for security purposes. Utilities like water, gas, electricity and Wifi in Yugo El Faro Madrid are rent-inclusive.

Location and What's Hot?

Situated in the heart of Spain's vibrant capital, Yugo El Faro Madrid offers exceptional student accommodation that promises an authentic Madrid experience. Just outside your door, you'll find bustling streets lined with some of the city's finest eateries and social hangouts. The opportunity for quality education is immense, with top-notch universities such as Complutense University of Madrid, Autonomous University of Madrid, and Polytechnic University of Madrid enhancing your academic journey.

Satisfy your palate with the exotic flavours at Tentenchanclas, or enjoy the Spanish culinary delights at La Fornata, known for its history and traditional cuisine. Should you crave a caffeine fix, the popular Toma Café is known for its artisanal brews. For your grocery needs, several supermarkets, including the well-stocked El Corte Inglés supermarket, are a must for your weekly shop. Health and well-being are conveniently taken care of with nearby healthcare facilities like Clínica Universitaria de Navarra. To unwind, the lush greenery of Parque del Oeste offers a serene escape from the fast-paced city life, and for an infusion of culture and history, the iconic Temple of Debod is within easy reach. Social life is buzzing with several hip bars and clubs nearby, like La Vía Láctea and Ocho y Medio, perfect for nights out with friends. The location of Yugo El Faro Madrid truly marries convenience with culture, offering an inspiring space for both academic prowess and leisure time. Yugo El Faro Madrid is more than just a place to live; it's a gateway to a lively, fulfilling student life in one of the world's most electrifying cities. Madrid's unique blend of historical charm, cultural richness, modern amenities, and vibrant lifestyle makes it a captivating city for residents and visitors alike.


When it comes to exploring the spirited city of Madrid, residents of Yugo El Faro Madrid benefit from a prime location that ensures convenience and connectivity. The student accommodation is surrounded by a network of public transport, making the commute to various universities and cultural hotspots effortless. Students can either take a bus from Cristo Rey or Fundación Jiménez Diaz. Islas Filipinas is the nearest metro station. This array of transport options underlines the strategic position of Yugo El Faro Madrid, placing students at the heart of city life while ensuring a quick and easy journey to their destinations.

What will you get

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Common Amenities

Full board
Weekly cleaning
Study rooms
Games room

Cancellation Policies (2)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property does not offer cooling-off period.
  • Other cancellation policies
    General cancellation policies & notes

Payment Policies (5)

  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.
  • Mode Of Payment
    Payment via easy transaction modes.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does a viewing take?

It can take anywhere between 10 and 60 minutes to tour our student accommodation in person, it’s completely up to you. However, they also offer virtual viewings too.

Can I choose who my flatmates are?

You can choose to live with your friends by selecting the same flat number or double room when you book with us. Please note, this is subject to availability, so it’s best to book early to avoid disappointment.

Do I need to pay a deposit?

Yes, and the deposit pays part toward the Damage Deposit when due. This reservation deposit is refundable up until a date set out in the contract sent to you.

Do you provide female only accommodation?

Yes, if you prefer to have a single gender flat or double room, just speak to our residence support team when you book with them. This is subject to demand and flat availability so they’d recommend getting in touch as early as you can.

What is a guarantor and why do I need one?

A guarantor is someone who agrees to pay your rent if you’re unable to, for example one of your parents or a close relative. If you’re unable to meet rent payments please speak to your support team, they’ll only contact your guarantor to pay rent as a last resort if you cannot meet the agreement of your tenancy.

What do I do if I’m an international student and don’t have a guarantor?

If you’re an international student and would like to pay your rent in instalments, you’ll need a Spain based guarantor. If this isn’t possible, you can still book a room, but you’ll have to pay your rent in an upfront annual sum instead.

Do I need to be a full-time student to book a room?

Normally they only accept full-time students, but they may be able to accommodate you. Get in touch with the student residence you’re interested in to discuss your options further.

Is there an age limit for booking with Property?

To live with them whilst studying at University, you will need to be 18 or older.

Can I personalise my room?

As long as you are able to return it to its original state on check-out or you will be recharged for any damages. Check out our blog for ideas of how you can personalise your room without nails, glue or leaving marks on the wall.

Where can I smoke?

They don’t allow smoking inside your residence, but you’re free to smoke outside.

Can I bring a pet?

They love fluffy animals, but they do not allow tenants to bring pets into the building.

Are there any social events for residents?

They host socials all year round for you and your roommates to enjoy; from spiritual and cultural get-togethers, to fitness events and much more.

If I don’t get on with my new flatmates can I change rooms?

They want to make sure that you love your experience living with us, so if you find you’re not getting on with your new flatmates/roommate it may be possible to change rooms subject to availability. Get in touch with your resident team for more information.

What happens if something in my flat breaks or doesn’t work?

Their friendly maintenance team is always on hand if something in your flat breaks or doesn’t work. Just fill in a maintenance request form and hand it into reception.

Can I have friends or family to stay?

Visits are allowed between 10am to 11pm. Guests cannot sleep at the residence.

Are the social spaces always open?

You can book out some of the social spaces on offer in our accommodation, but most of our common areas are open 24 hours a day unless alternative opening hours are advertised.

Is wifi included?

Yes, they offer high-speed broadband and Wi-Fi as standard in all rooms, and it’s also available in their social spaces and communal areas.

Where do I do my washing?

They have on-site laundry facilities for you to use whenever you need during your stay.

What equipment is in the gym?

The residences that include a gym on site have free weights and/or weight training equipment, cardiovascular equipment and yoga mats. Some of our properties also have fitness suites with more specialised equipment or dance/yoga studios!

Can I have parcels delivered to my building?

Our reception team is always on hand to accept your parcels and signed-for items, so you never miss a delivery. They’ll also send you an email reminder when your package is ready for collection.

Do we get a cleaner?

Yes, the cleaning of the rooms is once a week and the common areas are cleaned every day, several times. They change the bed linen and towels once a week.

How secure is the bike storage?

Most of our bike storage is inside our secure properties, so only residents can gain access. However, in some residences our bike storage is outside on campus and where possible away from the main streets. In all cases, they recommend using a secure bike lock for extra security.

Is there parking for students on site?

Some of our residences have parking on site for you to use during your stay with us. Check our residence pages or get in touch for more information.

Can I move in before my contract starts?

In many cases, they can allow people to move in early at a daily rate, but you will need to contact the residence team to check.

What documents do I need to check in?

When you check in they’ll need to see a copy of your ID, and also recommend bringing a printed copy of your tenancy agreement.

What time can I arrive the day I move in?

Some of our residences will let you to move in at any time on set days, whereas others will give you a time slot. They’ll be in touch closer to your move-in date to give you more information!

Where can I park when I’m unpacking?

When your move-in date approaches, they’ll be in touch to advise where you can park nearby to unload your belongings.

Is it okay to arrive out of hours on the day I move in?

If you need to arrive out-of-hours please let your residence support team know with as much notice as possible to make sure they’re available to help. 

How do I pay rent?

Payments are normally taken via direct debit between 1st and 5th of each month.

Can I pay rent by bank transfer?

They ask students to pay their rent through our booking portal as it is safer and more efficient, but in some instances you may be able to pay by bank transfer provided you have spoken to your residence support team first.

Are there any extra bills I have to pay?

Water, gas and electricity are all included in your rent, so there’s no need to worry about paying utility bills on time.

Can I sublet my room for the summer?

No - unfortunately, they do not allow students to sublet their rooms throughout their contract with us.Safety & Security

Is there always a member of staff available on site?

They aim to have staff available 24 hours a day, so if you ever have a request, a member of our resident team can help you day or night.

How safe is the accommodation?

Most of the entrances to our accommodation buildings are access controlled as well as monitored by CCTV 24 hours a day, and all flat doors are all key controlled. They also aim to always have resident teams on site should you ever need extra support.

Is the building regularly inspected for fire safety?

The safety of our students is very important to us. They have fire alarm tests and inspections on fire safety practices regularly across all of our residences.International Students

What payment options are available for international students?

If you have a Spain based guarantor, you can pay your rent by instalments. Alternatively, you can pay your annual rent upfront in a lump sum.

What do I do if I’ve booked a room, but can’t get a visa?

Please get in touch with your resident support team and they can cancel or postpone your tenancy depending on what works best for you.

Do I need to bring my own bedding?

No, bed linen and towels are provided and washed once a week.

Can I be picked up from the airport?

Unfortunately, they don’t offer airport pick up services for international students, you’ll need to make your own travel arrangements to and from the property.

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Student Accomodations in Madrid

Madrid Student Accommodation

Madrid is the capital of Spain, a city known for football and renowned universities. The city has two football clubs and various universities, like the Polytechnic University of Madrid, the Complutense University of Madrid, the Universidad Europea de Madrid, and the Autonomous University of Madrid. These universities attract students from all over the world to their Madrid student accommodation! Hence finding student residences in Madrid will be easy for many students. There are various accommodations for students in Madrid scattered across the city. These rooms for students in Madrid options include affordable resident halls, studio flats, student dorms, shared rooms, and moderately priced single homes (PBSA), which provide students with fantastic amenities for enrolled students. These places are much closer to the universities and have less maintenance cost, making them quite difficult to vacant.

Amber offers various students luxurious and affordable student accommodations in Madrid, which include well-known residences ranging from modest en-suites to student apartments. These accommodations in Madrid for students provide the enrolled students with the necessary amenities. Many other Madrid student accommodations are available at an affordable rate and provide equivalent services.

About Madrid

Madrid is Spain's capital and the most populated country in the entire country, with around 3.6 million people living there and a metropolitan area population of approximately 6.7 million! The city covers almost 604.3 sq. km, which makes it the second biggest city in the European Union (EU). The city lies on the River Manzanares and in the central area of the Iberian Peninsula. The city is not only the capital of Spain but also the autonomous community of Madrid; the city's influence in politics, education, entertainment, environment, media, fashion, science, culture, and the arts can be seen throughout the EU and even the world which has just proved that Madrid is one of the major cities in the world!

The city is also home to various universities, like the Polytechnic University of Madrid, the Complutense University of Madrid, the Universidad Europea de Madrid, the Autonomous University of Madrid, Comillas Pontifical University, and many more! The city is also home to two football giants by the name of Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid; both of these clubs have had a huge impact on the history of the city and what it has become now! The city also has various national parks, like Centro de Visitantes Peñalara and Tablas Daimiel.

Best Student Accommodations In Madrid

With many famous universities, many students flock to the city to pursue their dreams and careers. Finding student accommodation in Madrid can become a daunting task for many. Amber helps you find the best student accommodation in Madrid Spain in three easy steps: picking, booking and paying. We make the tiresome and lengthy process of booking student accommodation as easy as pie. Amber offers purpose-built studios, flats, and other affordable student accommodations in Madrid. When planning to move to Madrid, students should look at the localities next to their university. Students can easily do this using the sorting feature. Although everyone's needs and wants differ, they should look at crucial variables like the cost of living, similarity with the neighbourhood, and commuting. Many students prefer to live in student-friendly neighbourhoods; hence we have listed the best Madrid student accommodation that you should look at.

  1. Xior Madrid Retiro
  2. Yugo Claraval
  3. Yugo Emilia Pardo Bazán
  4. Yugo Galdós
  5. Yugo Lope De Vega
  6. Yugo Coliseo Europea
  7. Yugo El Faro
  8. Picasso Residence

Cost of Living in Madrid

Student accommodation in Madrid Spain offers an excellent option for students. Although living in Madrid can be costly, strategic planning and budgeting can help students manage expenses efficiently. For Madrid student accommodation, a budget of €1000-1500 per month is advisable to cover all living and personal expenses. This proactive approach ensures students enjoy their stay without financial strain, making Madrid an attractive place to study and live. Here is a breakdown:

1. Gas and electricity: €150-120/ month

2. Mobile phone plans: €10 - €30/month

3. Laundry: €5 - €25/month

4. Stationery and Textbooks: €10 - €30/month

5. Clothing: €50 - €75/month

6. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): €100 - €150/ month

Student Travel In Madrid

Madrid is a city where people are constantly on the go, and the transportation system helps to keep up with this constant rush. This system consists of day & night buses, suburban rails, and underground metros. Students can easily travel from their student accommodation in Madrid Spain to various parts of the city. They can also issue their travel card (TTP), which takes you a step ahead in helping them save a lot of time and money on transportation. This card is used on all types of transport and can be obtained from Metro de Madrid and Metro Ligero ticket machines.

1. Bus: Buses are another excellent choice if you want to move around Madrid. This city has bus lanes with more than 200 bus transit lines to ensure efficient and free-flowing bus traffic. The typical bus frequency in Madrid is 4 to 15 minutes for each bus, depending mainly on the time and bus lane. One peculiar feature of Madrid's bus system is that it continues its operational duties at night. So, there is a 24X7 bus service in Madrid that you can use to travel from your Madrid student accommodation.

2. Metro: Running late in Madrid is not a thing; courtesy, it's the seventh largest metro network in the world. With twelve lines and 300 stations, the metro is dispersed throughout the city. For most Madrilenos, the underground metro is the most convenient, quick, and efficient form of transportation from your student residence in Madrid. One-way tickets for the metro are reasonably priced at €1.50.

Student Lifestyle and Living In Madrid

Living in Madrid means that each day will be as entertaining as the day before. The city is filled with various things to do and a lot of music fests and events! The city of Madrid hosts various festivals, events, concerts and more almost every month, ensuring students will not be bored in the city. Madrid is a city filled with various restaurants, clubs, and cafes that students can visit from their student accommodation in Madrid Spain to unwind after a long day. Students can visit all of these places and can be easily reached by walking or using public transport from Madrid student accommodation.

The cafes and restaurants in Madrid offer various types of cuisines that students can indulge in anytime they want! A few restaurants and cafes that are a must-visit areCafés Tornasol, Cafelito, Café de la Luz, La Torcida, Zuma Madrid, and CEBO Madrid Restaurant. Students can travel from their Madrid student accommodation to go watch football games at either Santiago Bernabéu, the home of Real Madrid or Civitas Metropolitan, the home of Atlético Madrid. Students can support either of these football giants in the city, especially when they play against each other! The city also has various clubs, like Planet Club, Executives Club Madrid, Intime Club, Marula Café Madrid, and Sala Republik Club. You’ll never have a dull day during your stay in Madrid as you’ll find plenty to do in your free time.

Madrid Tourist Attractions

Students can easily use public transportation from their Madrid student accommodation and visit the many must-see tourist attractions on their days off from college. Here is a list of a few popular tourist attractions in Madrid:

1. Plaza Mayor

2. Palacio de Cristal

3. Puerta de Alcalá

4. Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía

5. Royal Palace of Madrid

Universities In Madrid

There are many well-known and respectable universities in and near Madrid that provide various degrees and courses to students. Several universities are listed below:

1. Polytechnic University of Madrid

2. Complutense University of Madrid

3. Universidad Europea de Madrid

4. Autonomous University of Madrid

5. Comillas Pontifical University

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