UINSA campus is located in the main boulevard of the city, Ahmad Yani street, that offers great accommodations for all students in the community. We also provide assistance and advice for international student and visiting scholars to find suitable accommodation according to their requirements. There are various options for temporary and long-term accommodations available depending on your needs and budget.

Temporary accommodation

The following list of accommodation is best suited for guests/visitors who are staying for short-term. It provides you with a place to enjoy the city while you become familiar with the campus environment and gives you the opportunity to find the best place that suited your needs.

  • GreenSA inn (UINSA hotel)

It is a hotel and training centre owned by UINSA, and ideal for relaxation. GreenSA is located in Jalan Raya Juanda, Sidoarjo, close to Juanda international airport around 10 minutes drive and central business district. The hotel offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Surabaya: free Wi-Fi in all rooms and public areas, 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and plenty of parking space. For more information about the rooms, booking and facilities offered please visit the website at http://www.uinsby.ac.id/id/208/greensa-inn.html  


  • Hotels


Cost range (per night)


The Alana Surabaya

Starting from IDR 538.000


Jl. Ketintang Baru I No.10-12, Ketintang, Gayungan, Surabaya, Jawa Timur 60231, Indonesia

Tel: +62 (031) 8286818

Email: Surabayainfo@alanahotels.com

Best Western Papilio Hotel

Starting from 410.000


Jl. Jendral Ahmad Yani No. 176-178
Surabaya 60235, Indonesia
Tel. : +62 31 9904 3000
Fax. : +62 31 9904 3111
Email : reservation@bwpapilio.com

Ibis Styles Surabaya Jemursari

Starting from 370.000


Jl Jemursari Raya 110 112, Surabaya
60237, Jawa Timur – Indonesia

Tel: +62 31/8498999

Fax: +62 31/8498993

Email: H9496-RE@accor.com

Hersya Front One Inn Surabaya

Starting from 260.000


Jl. Ketintang Baru III No.58, Ketintang, Gayungan, Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Indonesia 60231

Tel: +62 31 82517222

Email: info@hersyafrontoneinnsurabaya.com


Dhanesvara Holistic Unique Homestay

Starting from IDR 350.000


Jl. Jemursari Timur JN 15
Surabaya 6037 Jawa Timur, Indonesia

Tel:  +62 31 8436468, 8420968 

Email: info@dhanesvara.com

Hotel Bed And Breakfast Surabaya

Starting from

IDR 250.000


Jl. Jemur Andayani XVII No.1, Surabaya 6037, Jawa Timur, Indonesia

Tel: +62 31 840011

High Point Serviced Apartment

Starting from IDR 310.000


Jalan Siwalankerto No. 161 - 165, Wonocolo, Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Indonesia, 60236

 Tel: +62 31 51936625

Fax: +62 31 51936686

Apartment Tamansari Papilio

Starting from DR 450.000


Jl. Ahmad Yani No.176, Gayungan, Surabaya, Jawa Timur 60235, Indonesia

Tel: +62 31 8282724

Email: reservation@bwpapilio.com

Novotel Surabaya

Starting from IDR 489.000


Jalan Ngagel 173-175
60246, Surabaya, Jawa Timur, Indonesia

Tel: (+62)31/5018900

Fax: (+62)31/5019175

Email: reservation@novotelsurabaya.com


Long term accommodation

Before choosing your long term accommodation, you should consider the proximity, your requirements and budget.

  • Student residence (on campus)

The student residence is available to students of the university, prioritising first-year students and those who are from outside Surabaya. The residence has a program that helps students learn more about Islamic studies or values. Several programs and events, such as monthly gathering, community outreach program, and Friday night, are regularly organised to get closer among the residents. The residence is designed for students who prefer to live on campus but wants to feel at home with the new friends, atmosphere, personal attention from supervisors, resident assistants.

The residence has about ….beds with the separate building for men and women. With this limited occupancy, we will be putting first-year students as our first priority. The rent is based on 1-year contract, and the cost per month is IDR…… (include electricity and water utility bill). The room is 4-persons sharing room with bunk beds, study desk and sharing bathroom. To check the available room in the residence, please contact us via email (residence email).

  • Apartments



Cost range (per month)


Graha Marina


IDR 3.000.000

Jalan Sidosermo II no. 76-78, Sidosermo, Wonocolo, Surabaya

Tel: +62 81703300137

High Point Apartment


IDR 4.000.000

Jalan Siwalankerto No.161-165, Siwalankerto, Wonocolo, Surabaya

Tel: +62 31 51936000

Best Mansion Condominium & Apartment


IDR 4.000.000

Jalan Raya Jemur Sari No 15 Surabaya

Tel: +62 31 5616622


  • Homestay/boarding house (Kos – in Indonesia)

There is a great range of boarding house/homestay (Kos) in the neighbourhood. We suggest you look around for yourself for the Kos before deciding to move in only based on the pictures shown on the Internet. Different Kos may offer different facilities/amenities, for example, several Kos include rooms with bed, desk and chair, air conditioner, wardrobe, and inside room bathroom. Other Kos may have shared bathroom with no air-conditioner and furniture. Also, another Kos may also include Wi-Fi Internet access, laundry service and drinking water.

Many Kos will normally have a live-in maid in the house that helps the owner to look after the house during the day and night and does a general cleaning in the house. Some Kos only allow boys/girls to live in and this typical Kos often have some restrictions for the tenants such as opposite gender not allowed to enter the room. The rent is the monthly basis and ranged from IDR 800.000 to IDR 2.000.000 (depending on the location and facilities)

UINSA International Office can provide assistance to Exchange Students and visiting scholars for finding housing/accommodation. Should you require our assistance, please complete the online survey below to help us with the arrangement (form for accommodation).