You will have high-speed Internet connection via Wi-Fi in all the spaces and common areas of the Residence. You can connect up to three devices simultaneously! You will be able to browse without a download limit, that way, you won’t have problems uploading your files and projects and you will be able to enjoy your favorite series and films with other residents.
Services included in board:
Cleaning: fees include a weekly in-room cleaning service.
Bed linen and towels: this weekly service is included, and you have the option of adding additional services.
Water, electricity and heat/AC: all utilities are included in the room rental price, which includes individually regulated heat and air conditioning.
Maintenance: if something isn’t working properly, there is a maintenance team that can solve the problem.
Checkroom and storage: the resident can store his/her luggage here during the summer and collect it when he or she returns. Very convenient, and without additional costs.
Printing and photocopies: self-serve in the Business Corner, or in reception.
The residence is open 24 hours a day.
24-hour reception service: the Àgora BCN team is always available for the residents.
Security service: for the residents’ peace of mind, there is a security service from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
24-hour mail and package pick-up: if the resident wishes to use this service, he or she simply has to notify us and we will arrange it.
Dining Hall Service
The Àgora BCN dining hall service has its own kitchen, where seasonal dishes adapted to the students’ needs are prepared daily. The dining hall offers a buffet-style service.
A meticulously prepared home-made Mediterranean diet, including market cuisine, means the Àgora BCN dining hall offers the residents a healthy, balanced diet.
Additionally, the buffet offers a griddle for instant cooking.
A picnic service is available (per request).
The dining hall’s extensive hours of operation adapt to the residents’ needs:
Breakfast: from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (weekends and holidays, 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.)
Lunch: from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. (weekends and holidays, 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.)
Dinner: from 8:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (weekends and holidays, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.)
Different types of room and board plans are offered depending on each student’s needs: room and breakfast; room, breakfast and one other meal; and room with all meals. Meal options are offered for either five or seven days a week.
We know that exams are tough: long hours of study, lots of coffees and last minute nerves. That is why we put our rooms at your disposal 24 hours a day, so you can keep your attention, do group assignments with other classmates or have your coffee during study breaks. All rooms are illuminated with natural light and furnished according to your academic needs so that you do not lose your concentration at any time. This makes it easier to study!
Àgora BCN has a gym and a multi-sport court where you can play soccer, basketball, badminton, volleyball, etc.
Every year, these areas organize sports tournaments for students from universities close to the Residence.
Àgora BCN is very close to the Mundet campus, which has a sports center where Àgora residents can take advantage of special discounts.
Other sports centers near the Residence include:
– DIR Hispano-Francés Sports Center.
– Olímpico Vall d’Hebron Municipal Sports Center
– Mundet Municipal Sports Center
– Indoor pool – Mundet Municipal Sports Center
– Vall d’Hebron tennis courts
– Vall d’Hebron Volleyball Club
Social Room: meeting point where you can hang out, talk, play a game, etc. Has a pool table, foosball table, ping-pong table, etc.
TV Room: comfortably equipped and with connection to Canal Plus.
Balcony: to talk, sunbathe, study outside without noise, read… A real luxury!
Yard: to play badminton, lay on the Barcelona grass… Yes, it’s possible!
Auditorium: there is no better way to practice your presentations than in front of your friends, right? If you need to improve your persuasion skills and practice the presentation of any project one more time, this is the ideal space to do it: it has a projector and high-quality audio equipment.
We want you to be as comfortable as possible, so we have extra services so that everything you need is at your disposal:
Laundry: this space will be at your disposal 24 hours a day so you can wash your personal clothes at any time.
Parking: we know that not finding a place to park is usually tricky, so don’t worry about it! In AgoraBCN you will have 76 seats available so that your vehicle is safe.
All rooms have an independent climate control system that complies with established environmental regulations.
If you are a true artist with any instrument, you will love this: we have a music room especially for you, where you can practice and play your favorite songs, even put together an orchestra with other residents. We want to hear you playing!