Kastanjebacken housing area

If you live in Kastanjebacken in Kålltorp, you will be near the Delsjön nature area with a large forest and several lakes. Close by is the Skatås area with exercise facilities and running trails. At Munkebäcksmotet (junction), there is a supermarket called ICA Kvantum and in Munkebäckstorg you will find small shops. There are also cosy cafés in the area.

Kastanjebacken photos


Address: Härlandavägen 27, SE-416 72 Gothenburg
Nearest tram stops:

  • Härlandavägen (Tram 1 and 3, Bus 17),
  • Munkebäckstorget (Tram 1 and 5, Bus 17)
  • 15-20 minutes to the city centre


14 rooms are reserved for exchange students.

  • Room: Room and bathroom. Ca. 25 m²
  • Rent: 5400 SEK
  • Building: 2 floors with a total of 14 rooms. Built in 1954 and partly renovated in 2014. These 14 rooms are reserved for exchange students
  • Common facilities: Common kitchen each floor to be shared between 14 students. Laundry at each floor.
  • Landlord: The University of Gothenburg
  • Service Provider: SGS studentbostäder

SGS area office, customer support

Address: Located in RosendalStudiegången 6, SE-416 81 Gothenburg
Phone: 46 (0)31 333 6460
For office hours: SGS area office Rosendal