The Observatory, residence for students and young professionals

Just a stone's throw from La Comédie, public transport and the historic center, this 141-studio residence puts students at the heart of Montpellier life.
From €504/month.

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Residence equipments

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Laundry area

Washing machine and dryer are at your disposal, they work with a contactless bank card.

You can then do your laundry whenever you want.  

We also lend ironing and cleaning equipment.

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Study room

You have a large room which you can use to study, prepare a group project, revise...

You will also have the possibility of privatizing it, for common revisions for example.

This room is equipped with wifi access, a TV and a comfortable sofa!

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You have an air-conditioned room on the ground floor to relax, share a match on TV, a NETFLIX series or eat with other students, celebrate a birthday...  

At your disposal a photocopier that works using a reloadable card

A multi-language residence, guarantors in one click

Our mission: to promote cultural exchange

We make it a point of honor to enable students from all over the world to find affordable and reliable accommodation.

The L'OBSERVATOIRE residence welcomes more than 40% of foreign students each year, allowing them to adapt the rental period to their stay in Montpellier, especially for ERASMUS courses.

We accept foreign guarantors and the administrative formalities are simplified. Our reception team speaks several languages, which facilitates contacts

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Practicals informations


Our studios are eligible for housing benefit, so don't hesitate to apply online via the CAF website.

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Preparing to move in

Our team is here to help you prepare for your arrival! Find out about all the steps you need to take before you move in: pre-registration, documents to provide, guarantors, deposit, insurance...

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How to book

Réalisez votre pré-inscription en déposant votre dossier en ligne, nous reviendrons vers vous dans les meilleurs délais.Une fois votre demande validée par notre équipe, votre studio vous est réservé.


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The residence has an Instagram account for its tenants, so they can keep up to date with the latest news from the residence.

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Simply send your files online

To submit your application, please have your documents ready in PDF format and follow the instructions.


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