Where you feel at home – Berghem
On Berghem you can find our properties on Axtorpsvägen. Many of the houses were built in the mid 1950's but have contonously been renovated. At Berghem we have about hundred flats for students and approximately the same number of dorm rooms.
Close to the University
Berghem is located north east of central Umeå and is a peaceful and beautiful area with a wide range of culture rich environments and outdoor areas. On Berghem you will find the popular green area, Stadsliden, with nice running tracks during summer and ski runs during winter.
If you prefer culture over exercise, visit Gammlia and enjoy the historic buildings or just a coffee in the shade. In the centre of Berghem you have a grocery store, a pizzeria, a Chinese restaurant, a convenient store, a local pub, a second hand shop and a bike store. The University is located just a stone's throw away and central Umeå is located about 2 km away.
Nearby you can also find Sävargården which is an old manor that was built in 1806 and has since then been used for everything from a hospital for evacuees from Finland during the Finnish War - to one of Umeå's first pizzerias located in the basement of the manor in the 1960's.