Accommodation Supports

The DBS Student Experience Team is here to help you with your accommodation search and to help you find your home in Dublin.

Our accommodation supports covers:

  • The types of accommodation available in Dublin City

  • Where to look for accommodation

  • Guidelines for renting in Dublin

  • Tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities

Please email our Student Experience Team who will assist you with any questions or queries you may have: [email protected]


We look forward to welcoming you to DBS and hope you enjoy your time in our ‘Fair City’!




Accommodation Options with DBS:

Student Residences: 

Dublin has a number of high quality residences purposely built for students. Each room is en-suite (some twins are available), with plenty of storage space and room for study. The shared kitchens and living space are ready to move into, and the residences have excellent  gyms, study and communal spaces. 
DBS have a secured a limited number of rooms with our accommodation partners, Mezzino Brickworks for Semester 1- Sept to Dec 2023. The price is €5600 for the semester, and rooms are available on a first come first served basis. €330 per week. Please email the Student Service team for availability and to book your room.  
DBS have partnered with ISA to provide short term rooms with Host families in Dublin. Prices start at €215 for a single room, half board. You need to budget a further approx €25 per week to commute to College. Please enquire directly with ISA here for availability and to book. 
Semester and Linear Rooms:
DBS update the availability of rooms for all student accommodation on a regular basis. Click here to check availability and contact details in order to book directly with the accommodation provider. 


Renting Privately:

This is the most common form of finding a home for students in Dublin. You can either rent a whole property or a single room. Please exercise caution and inspect the property in-person before paying any deposit. We recommend using, properties are flagged as checked, providing peace of mind when doing your search with this site. You can also email Spotahome directly and they will assist in your search.  Clink here for more information on how to get a room with spotahome and avail of an exclusive discount for DBS students!

The following is a list of online databases with houses or rooms to rent:







Click here for more information on finding your own accommodation.

Living in Dublin:

Dublin is an exciting city to live and study within. DBS is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre. This makes for great ease of access no matter where you are living. There are also countless shops, restaurants, cafe's and museums all within walking distance of our campus,which makes for an unforgettable college experience.

Click here to find out more about living in Dublin.


DBS Accommodation Guide:

The dbs-student-accommodation-guide-2023 is an invaluable aid in helping you choose the  right place to stay while you are studying with us. Sourcing a place to live can be a daunting challenge, especially when you are unfamiliar with the city, so we hope that this guide can help you with your search. Included in this guide are - The types of accommodation available in Dublin City, Where to look for accommodation, Guidelines for renting in Dublin, Tenant and landlord rights and responsibilities.