Student Experience expands its portfolio with 520 studios in Granada, Spain

Student Experience is expanding its portfolio with the development of a 520-studio Purpose Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) in Granada, Spain. The new residence will be located at Parque Tecnológico de La Salud in Granada and is scheduled to open for the academic year 2023/2024. Student Experience has contracted ACCIONA for technical design and execution of the project. This Granada residence is the second PBSA development by Student Experience in Spain, following the Madrid Pozuelo location, the construction of which started in May 2021. 

Johan Verweij, founder and CEO of Student Experience: "The market in Spain continues to show strong demand for student housing. Student Experience is on track to expand its portfolio over the next years with plans to build five new residences in Spain while acatively pursuing new opportunities at the top locations in the largest student cities. We are actively looking for further expansion at top locations in the largest Spanish student cities. Our new development in Granada, a city with more than 60,000 students, will provide a high quality housing solution for local and international students with its central location well connected to nearby universities."

As with the previous developments by Student Experience, the Granada project is backed by Rinkelberg Capital Ltd. Rinkelberg is a London-based privately held investment firm with a focus on direct investments in real estate, private equity and fixed income.

Student Experience Granada

Student Experience Granada will offer 520 fully furnished studios, each with their own kitchen and bathroom. This high quality development will offer a wide range of facilities, services and activities, such as a multifunctional lounge, a swimming pool in a cosy courtyard, a paddle court on the roof, a private gym, a self-service laundry, a private dining room, various study areas and a parking garage for cars and e-bikes. The Student Experience team will be available 24/7 on location. A wide range of activities will be organized for and by the students. Student Experience aims to create an environment where students can develop themselves intellectually and create lasting friendships. Verweij: "By offering a safe and social community environment, we help new friendships and co-operation between students develop and grow. Together with our residents, business partners and employees, we set out to build a community which supports the development of the next generation."