Guesthouse Otto-Woflskehl-Haus


A home away from home!

Every year TU Darmstadt welcomes a large number of international scientists who come to the university to research and teach. The guests from all over the world will find a home away from home in Otto-Wolfskehl-Haus on the Lichtwiese campus.

Photographer: Katrin Binner
Photographer: Katrin Binner


If you are interested in renting an apartment in a TU Darmstadt guest house, please fill out the Questionnaire for Renters. For any further questions please contact the Directorate International Affairs' .

The apartments

Whether you come alone, as a family or a couple – a total of 38 apartments (with between 1 and 3½ rooms) provide ample opportunity for international visiting researchers and scholars to find a suitable accommodation. The apartments in the three-storey building are furnished and fully equipped. Washing machines and dryers as well as a communal room with a kitchen are on site. It is also possible to rent a parking space on the premises.

The apartments are primarily available for international professors, postdoctoral researchers, PhD students and visiting researchers.

1- and 1.5 room apartments

2.5 room apartments

3.5 room apartments

Apartments with optional rooms

Equipment and facilities

Lease period and rates

The apartments in the guest house can be rented for periods from one month up to twelve months (without children) or up to 18 months (with children).

You can download the German Regulation on Operating Costs here.

Rental prices

Bild: Chris Hartung
Photographer: Chris Hartung

Click on the photo to see a slide show of photos from the guest house.

Frequently Asked Questions


FAQ 1: Reservations

FAQ 2: Rent, deposit and additional costs

FAQ 3: Apartments and furnishings

FAQ 4: Moving in and out

FAQ 5: Additional information (families, recreation)

FAQ 6: Cancellation/extension

FAQ 7: Contact

How to reach Otto-Wolfskehl-Haus

Site plan Otto-Wolfskehl-Haus (H1|82)
Site plan Otto-Wolfskehl-Haus (H1|82)

Otto-Wolfskehl-Haus (buidling H1|82) is located right next to the university stadium (Hochschulstadion) on Campus Lichtwiese. You can download a campus map here.


Nieder-Ramstädter Str. 130
64285 Darmstadt