Eklundshovsvägen is situated 2 km from the city centre. Nearby is the also the Fyris river and the City park. You can walk along the river to the city centre in 15 minutes.The buildings on Eklundshovsvägen 4 were built in 2006 and are surrounded by parks and trees.
NOTE: The house owner, Rikshem, is currently doing construction work at Eklundshofsvägen 4. There may be some disturbances in the area due to this work.
About the Room
On Eklundshovsvägen we have 56 single rooms between 20 and 24 square metres in size. Each room includes private bathroom (shower and WC) and kitchenette. The rooms are furnished with a bed and mattress (no pillow or quilt is included), closet, a desk with desk lamp, bookshelf and 2 chairs.
The monthly rent ranges from approx. 4800-6400 SEK/month (spring 2019) and includes electricity, water and heating. Internet is provided. There is no wifi, you connect via a net cable to the wall outlet.
You can find an interview with one of our tenants at Eklundshofsvägen here. (Please note that since this interview was done, the house owner has removed the common kitchen)
Note: Pictures are examples of rooms, variations may occur.
Laundry room: Yes.
Garbage room: Waste in Uppsala must be sorted in categories – glass, metal, newspaper, cardboard, plastics, organic or combustible waste.
…supermarket: Willys, Kungsgatan 95 or ICA Hörnan, Artillerigatan
…campus: Centre for Informational Technology (MIC), Ångström Laboratory, Uppsala Biomedical Centre
…student nation: Östgöta nation, Gästrike-Hälsinge (GH) nation, Västgöta nation
…bus stop: “Polacksbacken” (plan your trip on www.ul.se)
Landlord: Uppsala University Housing Office
Any questions or requests concerning your contract should be directed to the housing office.
House owner: Rikshem AB
Phone: +46- (0)10-70 99 200
Office address: Storgatan 25
Any problems concerning electricity, plumbing, heating or similar in your room or in common areas should be reported to Rikshem. See Maintenance and Service.
Rikshem and Lås- & Säkerhetscenter manage the keys for this area.