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Private rooms and apartments for rent in Zurich
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About the cityZurich, a picturesque city in the heart of Switzerland

Blending natural beauty, rich history, cultural vibrancy, Zurich is a city with a high quality of life. It offers easy access to breathtaking natural landscapes like Lake Zurich, and invites you to enjoy its charming old town and delicious Swiss chocolate. Pick your ideal accommodation and get ready to discover Zurich!

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Why book with Habyt?

With a mission to provide accessible housing everywhere for everyone, Habyt has revolutionized the co-living and housing rental model. We provide a seamless experience, offering fully furnished, private rooms or apartments in over 25 cities across Europe, North America, and Asia, with all costs included in the rent to avoid any surprises.

Why rent a room in Zurich?

Zurich is a major global financial center and home to world-class universities, offering a great quality of life. The city is also known for its vibrant cultural scene and stunning natural beauty, with the Zurich Lake and the nearby Swiss Alps offering opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking and skiing.

Where to start?

Get familiar with the neighborhoods, cost of living and amenities in Zurich. Depending on your nationality, check the visa and residency requirements for moving. Ensure you have the necessary documentation to live and work in Zurich legally. Reach out to local communities, attend events, and join clubs or groups to start building connections.

Where should I live in Zurich?

As Switzerland’s largest city, Zurich offers plenty of great neighborhoods to choose from. Explore popular options like Kreis 4, a lively and multicultural area known for its diverse population, Kreis 5 (also known as Industriequartier), an up-and-coming neighborhood located west of Zurich's city center, and Kreis 3, a diverse and centrally located neighborhood.

Rooms for rent available in Zurich

With Habyt, renting a room in Zurich is easy, flexible, and convenient! Our private bedrooms are fully furnished from day one, making your move to your new home as smooth as possible.


We receive so many applications, that it is not possible for us to accommodate everyone who is possibly interested, hence, we are unable to organize individual viewings.

However, we always work on setting expectations right when offering someone a room, as we want you to get everything you are expecting.

For this, our team is ready to reply to all of your questions, and offer you every possible detail about the room so you are sure this is the right fit for you!

How are your rooms and flats furnished?

All you need to do is pack your clothes and move into your new Habyt home!

Your apartment is fully furnished for you to live comfortably in it from day 1.

Additional common-use items such as iron, vacuum cleaner, clothes rack, and washing machine* are included.

The kitchen is fully equipped with cooking utensils, a fridge, a dishwasher, and a stove. Cook your heart’s desires!

Your room also awaits, fully furnished and clean! You will find a bed + bed linens, a bedside table, and a wardrobe in your room. If you book a room larger than 10m2, you also get a desk and a chair.


*Some buildings offer a shared laundry room and others a washing machine inside the flat.

Of course, it is!

Whether it is the Anmeldung in Germany, the Basisregistratie Personen in the Netherlands, the Registrazione Contratto all’Agenzia delle Entrate in Italy, or El Padron in Spain, our support team will provide you with all the necessary documents when needed and share some extra tips on how you can carry on with this bureaucratic errand.

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All you need is Habyt!

The monthly rent payment includes all bills, internet costs, a fully furnished flat, maintenance, access to your digital Habyt Accounts (Habyt app and Habyt Member portal) to manage all your payments and requests, our great support team, and many more!

In some properties, your cost also covers biweekly cleaning services.

We prepared a section for you to learn more on this topic!

Zurich is considered one of the most expensive cities in the world to live in, but also one of the top rated when it comes to wellbeing, offering extensive employment opportunities.
Although there is no national minimum wage in Switzerland, some cantons do have a minimum wage that applies in that canton. In 2023, Zurich approved a plan to introduce a new minimum wage of 23,90 Swiss francs an hour.
Public transport in Zurich is efficient and reliable, making it an easy and convenient way to commute around the city. The main modes of transport include Zurich’s tram network, S-Bahn (suburban railway), Regionalbahn (regional train) and buses.
Zurich offers a wide range of cultural, historical, and outdoor activities, so you’ll never have a dull moment in the city. Explore the Old Town and take a stroll along Lake Zurich, one of the city’s most scenic attractions. If art is your cup of tea, make sure to visit Kunsthaus Zurich, an impressive collection of modern and contemporary art. And if you’re ever in need of a slower pace, escape the city hustle and bustle with a hike up Uetliberg Mountain, located just southwest of Zurich.
As a student moving to Zurich you may need several documents including proof of identity, proof of enrollment, and proof of income or financial support at hand. You may also need to provide an employment contract and visa or residence permit, if applicable.
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