University Guest House

University Guest House

Rainer-Gruenter-Str. 3
42119 Wuppertal

UW Guest House – for meetings and visits

After extensive refurbishment, the former officers' mess of the Oberst Höppner barracks was reopened as the University Guest House in 1996.

Today its three public spaces – seminar room, lobby and chimney lounge – are used for a wide variety of meetings and events. In addition, the ground and first floor contain a total of 8 apartments regularly let to visiting professors and lecturers. For bookings and conditions, as well as some impressions of the rooms, please visit the guest house pages or contact us as below (Mon-Fri 9-15.00).

Meetings and events bookings

Uwe Blass

phone: +49(0)202 439-2346
fax: +49(0)202 439-2904
email: blass[at]

Further contacts
Booking schedule

Meeting and events on campus

UW Guest House provides a relaxes working environment for individuals as well as meetings and groups.

The seminar room seats up to 90 people. Abundant natural light, modern technology an a competent and diligent service team (bookback at extra charge) crate a pleasant and comfortable ambience for all participants.


Rainer-Gruenter-Str. 3
42119 Wuppertal


Seminar room (80 sq m)

Seats up to 90 people and can be extended to almost 94 sq m. Equipment includes an overhead projector and Internet facility. A concert grand piano is available by prior arrangement.


Living on the Campus

General information about apartments


5 studio apartments (22,66 –34,54 sq m)
with galley kitchen, shower/WC, for one person

3 twin bedroom apartments (33,43 – 44,9 sq m)
with galley kitchen, shower/WC, for one or two persons


€270,00 – 537,00 per calendar month (pcm)

Length of stay

minimum 1 month
maximum 6 months

Term of rental

from first to end of calendar month
no daily or weekly rentals available

Firm reservation

in writing


short notice cancellations will be charged at a loss of rental rate, unless the apartment can be relet for the period in question


fully furnished with telephone, cable TV (TV set in each apartment) and Internet connection; fully equipped kitchen incl. crockery and linen; bed linen, pillows and duvets, hand and bath towels; cleaning equipment

Common rooms

comfortable common room, laundry room with washing machine and tumble drier

Other services

weekly laundry service

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