Frequent Questions Xior Diagonal Besòs

Frequent Questions Xior Diagonal Besòs

Get to know the frequently asked questions about Xior Diagonal Besòs, our student residence in Barcelona. If you still have any questions, please contact us at or by Whatsapp

You choose the type of study / apartment; we assign the room number depending on the availability and the time in advance in which the reservation is made. However, we always take into account your preferences.

The monthly fee includes accommodation and the costs of electricity, water and WiFi. If you want to add the service of half board or full board, you can
do it upon arrival. There is the possibility of buying breakfast, lunch and dinner as individual services. Check our rates.

Of course! We have specific apartments for our residents’ family and friends at a special price. They can also stay in the resident’s study using the existing bed.

We have a bicycle parking in our residence. Limited spaces.

It is currently not available, but there is the BSM parking 200 meters away from the residence. It
offers special monthly rates for Xior residents

Each studio has a private bathroom. If you choose
the double studio or the apartment option, you will
only share it with your roommate.

Each resident must bring their own kitchenware. However, the kitchen is fully equipped with a ceramic hob, a fridge, a small freezer, a microwave, a sink, storage space, a kitchen table and two chairs.
For short stays: parents, teachers and researchers ; we have a few items for rent under availability.

Yes, all rooms have a climate control system that acts as a heater during winter and as air
conditioning during summer. It has an individual temperature control per apartment and studio.

The day of your arrival, at the front desk. Arrival times are from 15:00 h onwards, but if you want to arrive earlier, contact us.

There is 24 hour access. Our residents can enter and exit whenever they want through the available gates thanks to their personal key.

Yes, a friend can stay in your room for a maximum of 4 free nights per month, using the existing bed. Another extra 4 for 20 € x night.

* If they must stay longer, you must rent one room at special prices. For security reasons they must register at reception.

*If you share a room you must have the approval of your roommate.

There is a 24h supermarket and a bakery at 5 minutes by foot from Xior. There is also a large supermarket 10 minutes away, located in Diagonal Mar shopping center.

Depending on the length of your stay and the distance you are going to travel, you must choose
the type of ticket you need. All travel cards are for sale at any public transport station (except at bus stops).

Yes, as long as you follow the rules of the residence and without damaging the furniture.

For example: it is not allowed to make holes in the walls or furniture, paint the room or bring appliances with fire hazard; Ex: a stove. You can bring a coffee
maker, a mixer and so on.

No, but we have a laundry room inside our facilities, exclusively for our residents’ use. They can use it 24/7 through the Cclean application. € 3 washing machine and € 3 dryer. Soap and softener included.

No, but you can contact us through our front desk WhatsApp: +34 683 40 48 91. We are also available through email at: or at the 24h reception. For administrative matters: from Monday to Friday.
There is a multimedia room for all residents to see together your favourite series and sports competitions. The internet connection is suitable for you to connect your computer to your room, and you can always bring a screen.

Yes, you can make the reservation with a friend. If you don’t know anyone yet, roommates will be
randomly assigned according to the order of reservation and proximity in terms of age and

Yes, with restrictions. Bringing a large group of guests is not allowed as the use of the common
areas is exclusively for residents.

Yes, with prior authorization of the residence’s management, in order to control the capacity.

About 25 minutes by public transport, depending on
the exact destination.

Approximately 5 to 10 minutes on foot from the residence.

The cleaning service is once every two weeks. The assigned day cannot be changed. The cleaning
team will stop by your room between 9:00 and 14:30h. At that time, you will have to vacate the room for approximately 30 minutes so that they can work. It is important that your room is tidy and there is nothing on top of the bed. Cleaning staff is not allowed to touch or move your belongings.

f for any reason you cannot vacate the room or you decide to not have it done that day, you will have to wait until the next week. 

*May be modified during public holidays

Yes, but these types of rooms are reserved for the residents’ families and short stays for teachers.
Furthermore, there are a limited number of them; so it will also depend on the availability. You should check with the administrative team by sending an
email to

No, bringing pets is prohibited.

Is your child going to stay in Xior? Find the answer to your questions here.

In case of an emergency, our staff is always available and thanks to that we can act quickly. In addition, we can facilitate your stay by bringing food from the restaurant to your room. In case of having already contracted a half or full board: at no extra cost.

We have an active night surveillance staff, 62 cameras throughout the building, and we are also inside the Diagonal – Besòs University Campus,
which also has its own security.

Yes, you must send them to: Av. De Francesc Botey, 51. 08930. Sant Adrià de Besòs, Barcelona. Do not
forget to write the name and surname of the person to whom it is addressed, and if you know it, their room number.

Traveling to Barcelona for work? We can help!

Yes, the residence offers short-term accommodation to professionals from the academic environment at special prices.

Yes, send us your request at and we will prepare a budget for accommodation and alimony without commitment.

Despite being in a student residence we have a pack of personal hygiene amenities at your disposal that you can receive on the day of your arrival. You can
book it on our website by adding it to your reservation or you can tell us on arrival.

If you belong to a group that has an agreement with us, you attend an educational event, or you come with a group of students to carry out internships, send us an email to and
discover all the advantages available.

Yes, we have kitchenware for rent for short stays (under availability). You can also enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner in the restaurant.

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