The right way for a short stay


Due to the holiday season De Key office closes at the following days:

  • Wednesday 24 December - close at 4pm
  • Wednesday 31 December - close at 4pm
  • Thursday 1 January - closed
  • Friday 2 January - closed
  • In case of a technical emergency, please contact your RA or call 020 6214333

    Welcome! Thank you for your visit

    About De Key Short Stay

    De Key Short Stay offers affordable furnished rooms in and around Amsterdam. With over 10 years of experience and more than 1500 rooms, SSF is the right way for a short stay!

    It is the best way to experience the Amsterdam student life. Fantastic locations in and around Amsterdam, all easy to reach by public transport. Private rooms, shared rooms, private facilities, shared facilities, Short Stay has got it all and you will experience great value for your money. By working together with different Universities in Amsterdam, Short Stay gives students a great opportunity to stay in a comfortable room. Find out how to apply for housing with the International Office of your University!

    Check-in future resident!

    Arriving to Amsterdam soon? De Key Short Stay is looking forward welcoming you to your new home.

    De Key Short Stay regular check-in!

    De Key Short Stay is looking forward to welcoming you to Amsterdam. Every working day 4 check-in times are available:
    09:30am - 11:30am - 01:30pm - 03:30pm

    All-Inclusive check-in UvA/HvA pick up

    If you are a UvA or HvA student your University has arranged free transportation from Schiphol Airport to the check-in location. This service is only available at 28 January 2015.

    Where to go at Schiphol Airport?

    Departures 3 desk number 156 expand the map below.

    The University of Amsterdam logo will be visible above the desk. Students of the International Student Network Amsterdam (ISN) will be at the desk to register your arrival.

    Busses will depart on regular intervals from 7:15 AM 4:15 PM.

    Please note: After the last bus has left it is no longer possible to use the All-Inclusive check-in. ISN Students will however remain at the desk until 5:00pm to help you find alternative means of transportation.


    On 28 January 2015 the check-in location and De Key Short Stay office are open all day from 8:00am - 5:00pm. Any other working day you can only check in at the following 4 check-in times:

    9:30am  -  11:30am  -  1:30pm  -  3:30pm

    You do not have to reschedule your appointment.