The Cohesion Cobana

The Cohesion Cobana has opened two years ago which is located in Katendrecht, Rotterdam. Katendrecht is a vibrant part of Rotterdam with a central location.

The Cohesion Cobana has a variety of Friends apartments. This unique concept is a great way to share living space of your apartment, but still have all the privacy you want with your own bedroom. As a student of the Erasmus you will have a possibility to live with other Erasmus students in a Friends apartment. It’s a perfect blend of privacy and sociability, whenever you want it.

The Erasmus University has reserved for its International students 44 rooms divided over 20 apartments.

Of those apartments 16 of them are for two persons and 4 for three persons. 

  • When?
    Monday 3 May 2021 at noon (CEST)

    How?

    1. Go to the reservation website (link will be added later) and click on the Erasmus page.
    2. Fill in all the information needed and pick out a room type.
    3. We will send your application to the university and they will verify your registration.
    4. You will receive an email, informing if the rooms are still available and which one will be assigned to you.
    5. When you accept a room a payment of €160 is required to confirm the room will be yours.
    6. Next on you will receive the contract via mail.
    7. You will need to make the payment for the deposit and the first month and a half rent.
    8. When the payment is received, you will receive a fully signed rental contract for your apartment.
    9. A check in will be planned with the resident manager of the building.
    10. You are now ready to move into your new room!
  • There are two different room types within the Friends apartments. One room of 14m² with a price of 722 euros all in and one room of 18m² with a price of 799 euros all in. With your registration you can show your interest for the different types.

    The rooms in the apartments can only be booked for a fixed rental period:
    16 August 2021 – 10 August 2022

  • The Cobana has a variety of Friends apartments. This unique concept is a great way to share living space of your apartment, but still have all the privacy you want with your own bedroom and bathroom. As a student of the Erasmus you will have a possibility to live with other Erasmus students in a Friends apartment. It’s a perfect blend of privacy and sociability, whenever you want it. 

    The Friends apartments are finished with curtains, a kitchen with appliances, and a bathroom including shower. The Friends apartments will be fully furnished. This includes furniture for the bedroom, kitchen and the living room.

    The Cobana is easy accessible with the metro right in front of the building. This metro easily takes you to the campus of the Erasmus in 30 minutes. The city center is even closer and is reached in 5 minutes. By bicycle it takes you 20 minutes to the campus, an easy bike ride as a Dutchy!

    Communal areas:
    The building features not only apartments it also includes communal areas for all the residents. Within the Cobana, a cooking studio, a rooftop terrace and meeting areas are accessible for all residents. Next to this, a full time resident manager is available for questions and requests. A monthly program will be created for the residents, with sporty activities and fun evenings with each other.

  • For obtaining a room you have to meet the following criteria:

    1. You are a first year admitted student at the EUR;
    2. You don’t have the Dutch nationality;
    3. You are between 18 and 30 years old.
  • If you have to cancel your tenancy agreement at The Cobana you can do so according the below mentioned terms. Please keep in mind that if you decide to start your study at our University online, you have 2 options:

    1. Keep the reservation and pay the monthly rent.
    2. Cancel your reservation according the terms below and look for accommodation as of the date you expect to arrive in The Netherlands.

    Please keep in mind that you cannot postpone your reservation or put in on hold until you arrive in The Netherlands. In case of a no show you will lose your total down payment.

    Cancellation terms

    Until 1 month before the start of the tenancy agreementYour down payment will be refunded minus the reservation fee € 50,-
    Within 1 month before the start of the tenancy agreementYour down payment will be refunded minus one month rent and the reservation fee € 50,-

    Whereto should I send my cancellation request?
    You can send your cancellation request directly to the Cohesion email address using:Living@Rockfield.nl.

Get an impression of The Cohesion Cobana!