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The student house Tscharnergut on Waldmannstrasse 15 is a 19 story building near the railway station Bümpliz Nord. The trip to Bern main station takes 5 minutes. The university can be reached by bike in 15 minutes. In the entrance hall you find the administration. There are a total of 205 furnished single rooms in this building. The exact route from Zurich to the house via Berne Central station is explained unter the FAQs.


  • Furnished
  • Common rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Bike room
  • Music room
  • Public Transport
  • Washing machine
No. Overview Size A-Contract
Semester contract
monthly Contract



Studio with shower / WC and kitchen, for 1-2 persons 21m2

CHF 900.-

CHF 940.-



Studio with shower / WC , for 1-2 persons 22m2

CHF 860.-

CHF 880.-



Single room with water, with balcony 12m2

CHF 595.-

CHF 625.-



Single room with water, without balcony 15m2

CHF 650.-

CHF 690.-



Single room with water, with balcony 16m2

CHF 670.-

CHF 700.-


Price per month is applicable for semester agreements (available only for students registered at Berne University with semester contracts from 1.9. - 31.1. and 1.2. - 31.7.)

Deposit: CHF 500.00 (payable before check-in) starting from September 2011. Upon closure of the rental agreement the deposit is refunded. The deposit bears no interest.


Price per month is applicable for monthly rental agreements with one month notice and other short term agreements.
Deposit: CHF 500.00 (payable before check-in) starting from September 2011. Upon closure of the rental agreement the deposit is refunded. The deposit bears no interest.

In Bern West on Waldmannstrasse 15 close to the station Bümpliz Nord, 20 story building.

You may choose between rail and tram which take you to the center in 12min, by bike you are at university within 15min. Close to the HKB Bern.

Renovated in 2012, in total 153 fully furnished rooms and 26 fully furnished double rooms / studios.

The rooms are fully furnished including bed, bed linen, pillow, night table, desk, chair, book case. We offer different room categories (check "Prices"). Room size varies between 11.5-21sqm.
Each room has a wash basin and a large window. Blanket, pillow case and bed linen are cleaned, washing service for the bed sheets is included. Free Internet connection (via cable or Wifi) in all rooms. 

3 categories of single rooms from 12-16m2 , with washbasin.

On every floor separate showers for women and men, large common room and fully equipped kitchen with weekly cleaning.

26 double rooms / studios with own bath and partly with own kitchen.

Washing mashines available. Parking lots in front of the house.

Please do not smoke in the rooms.

By public transport

Zürich airport - Bern station:

As soon as you have arrived at the airport Zurich, follow the signs to the station, which is located in the underground of the airport. You may get a ticket to Bern at a counter or at a ticket machine, both located close to the railtracks. Direct trains to Berne are leaving Zurich airport approximately every half an hour. The trainride lasts approximately 1 h 15min. Find more information on

Bern station - Studentenlogierhaus Tscharnergut:
As soon you arrive in Berne, leave the railtrack by following the gangway down to the station hall and follow the sign for the tramway Nr 8 to Brünnen Westside Bahnhof down through the station hall. The tramway Nr 8  is leaving every 5min. The ride takes approximately 17 min. Please get off at the stop Tscharnergut. The studenthouse Tscharnergut is the first skyscraper across the street (walking back app 100m). Please use the entrance on the right. You may also use the regional train which is much faster but the house is more difficult to find.
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By car

From the highway: leave highway A1/E25 at the exit 33 in direction of Bern-Bethlehem, Aarberg, Wohlen. Continue for 1.5km (app. 2min), turn left into Riedbachstrasse, continue for another
90m and turn left into Waldmannstrasse, continue for521m (app. 2min). The studenthouse is the last multi-story building in the row. Please use the entrance on the right.