Located in a quiet place at the border between the Dejvice and Bubeneč neighbourhoods near the university campus.
Prior to 1989, it was called Zhdanov Dormitory after Soviet Communist politician and ideologue Andrei Alexandrovich Zhdanov. It is an extremely popular location for film crews in particular for its unique charm and historical appearance. Unfortunately, this historical state is now out of line with the modern student accommodation needs, which is why it is currently being completely renovated. Once completed, students will be able to make use of modern accommodation facilities within an attractive neighbourhood at the edge of Bubeneč residential neighbourhood.
Accommodation at Bubeneč Dormitory is particularly attractive for students who are taught at the Dejvice University Campus, roughly a 10-minute walk away. You can eat in the canteens which are part of the campus, at the Technical Canteen or at the more distant Studentský dům Canteen and the canteen at Masaryk Dormitory
Bubeneč Dormitory has excellent transport connections. Roughly 8 minutes from the dormitory is Dejvická metro station, and you can also use the nearby railway station Praha-Dejvice or Praha-Podbaba, which are fully integrated within Prague’s public transport system. Nearby (next to the Orlík Dormitory is a branch of the Penny Market supermarket chain, particularly appreciated by students. In close proximity to the dormitory is a grocery store with a broad range of products open morning to evening, including at weekends.