Close to the city in Hammerbrooklyn

The newly built residential complex Hammerbrook is located close to the city center and in the immediate vicinity of the S-Bahn stop. The universities (e.g. University of Hamburg, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences and Hamburg University of Technology) as well as the city center and trendy districts can be reached in just a few minutes thanks to the good connections. The new building also offers living near the water.

The building has 215 modern furnished single rooms in 2-bed, 4-bed and 1-bed apartments as well as 3 single apartments on the first floor suitable for the disabled. All apartments are equipped with fitted kitchens and shower bathrooms for common use. The rooms are approx. 17.5 m² in size and have Internet, telephone and cable TV connections.

A fully equipped bar, a library, a fitness room and other common rooms on the first floor as well as the green area with barbecue area and an electric piano can be used by all residents. Bicycle parking, coin-operated washing machines/dryers and a drying room are available.

Hammerbrook was one of the first residential complexes to be built as a low-energy "Efficiency House 40" and, with its excellent public transport links, is part of the "low-car living" concept. Residents agree not to use a motor vehicle. However, three disabled parking spaces are available.

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Hammerbrookstraße 42a/b 20097  Hamburg

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The monthly rent is 403 € including flat-rate utilities such as heating, water, electricity, etc., as well as the cost of Internet access and cable TV connection.

Normal room/single apartment, 403 €

For students who need a room for a period of less than half a year, rooms are offered for short-term rental with a higher price and additional services. These are assigned by the Central Short-Term Rental Office.


Welcome to Hammerbrooklyn! In the up-and-coming district of Hammerbrook you will find our eponymous residential complex. Whether you want to dangle your feet at the canal around the corner or go shopping in the city center, which is only a few meters away, is up to you. The HAW, HCU or University of Hamburg are only a few minutes away by bike and everything else you need to live and study can be found in the neighborhood.

HAW (Berliner Tor)
5 min. by bike
13 min. with HVV

Uni HH (Dammtor)
17 min. by bike
18 min. with HVV

10 min. by bike
14 min. with HVV



11 min. by bike
8 min. with HVV

19 min. by bike

Central station
7 min. by bike
15 min. by foot

Savings bank
2 min. by foot

7 min. by foot

1 min. by foot

7 min. by foot

9 min. by bike

9 min. by bike

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Christian Melüh
House Manager

+49 / 40 / 41902-7-893-0

Mon - Fri: 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Kamila Notter
Housing Clerk

Grindelallee 9

Georgios Flessas
Tutor Hammerbrook


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