Local Discounts

With your ESNcard

For national and international discounts, take a look at the websites of ESN NL and ESN International!


ESN Students Nights @ Club Poema

Every Tuesday night is ESN Student Night with beer, wine and soda for €1,80! The dancefloor is ours between 11.00 PM and 5.00 AM, and if you arrive before 0.30 AM, you can use your ESNcard for priority access and you get three special ESN coins you can use for 50% discount on drinks! Club Poema is the place to be every Tuesday!

Address: Drieharingenstraat 22


               Café Hofman

Looking for a cosy café to have a special beer or enjoy the sun on the terrace while having lunch or dinner? Hofman is perfect for you! Your ESNcard gives you 15% discount on all your drinks and you receive a coffee, tea or soda with your lunch. Hofman is located on one of the main squares of Utrecht: Janskerkhof. During the day you can sit under the trees and enjoy the peace away from the noise of the city, but in the weekends you can dance the night away in Hofman.

Furthermore, Hofman offers many living room concets and (englisch speaking) comedians. Hofman offers everything you are looking for during the day or the night!

Address: Janskerkhof 17a


Tivoli Vredenburg

Tivoli Vredenburg is Utrecht’s main cultural venue, a unique venue built for all kinds of music and entertainment. The large modern music palace harbours halls with perfect acoustics for hip hop, reggae, pop music, jazz, chamber music and dance, as well as cafes, bars, lounges and a restaurant. International acts like Sam Smith, Lorde, Major Lazer, and Placebo have rocked their House! And guess what: to them, you are not just anyone!

With your ESNcard you are in a privileged position: it grants you access to their weekly Pop-o-Matic student dance night on Thursdays and you get special deals throughout the year! For these deals Tivoli Vredenburg has build a special page where ESN members can get free tickets for many of their shows. Every ESN member can get 2 free concert tickets. Take a friend, roommate, ESN member... Whoever you like! There's a limited amount of tickets available: first come, first serve. You can choose one show per ESN card, so choose wisely! 

For more information about this deal, take a look at this page: https://www.tivolivredenburg.nl/nl/news/detail/455/ESN

Address: Vredenburgkade 11


The Workout

At this gym you can get a special, 4 months ESN gym subscription with a big discount (over 25%!) or a 20x check-in card. This gym offers a great variety of sports and fitness and is one of the most luxurious and professional gyms in Utrecht! It is also located at one of the most central spots in Utrecht: de Oudegracht. So no excuses not to work out! The Workout is the perfect way to stay in shape during your stay in Utrecht.


Address: Oudegracht 41


Bar Walden

Want a drink in a relaxed environment with a view at the Dom? Try Bar walden! Your ESNcard gets you 20% off any drink you order! Bar Walden is located right next to the Dom and is one of the most popular spots for students in Utrecht.

Address: Domplein 16



Too lazy to cook, but still want to eat healthy? Use your ESNcard to get 10% off your order at Eazie during the week and get 20% discount during the weekends! Eazie offers Asian dishes, salads, wraps and smoothies. Eazie makes healthy fresh food easy and fast! Take-away is also possible.

Address: Voorstraat 8


Poolcafé Hart van Utrecht

If you want to play pool, there is no better place than Hart van Utrecht! With your card, all beer, wine or soda you order is only €2,00! This pool centre is located in the heart of Utrecht and is recently renovated. Use this deal to have great night with friends on a student-friendly budget!

Address: Ganzenmarkt 16B


Celil CityBike

A bike is essential to get around in Utrecht! Dutch people cycle everywhere and for internationals it is a great experience to easily go from one place to another on your bike. Utrecht is built for bikes, so it’s very easy and safe to use your bike! Don’t you have a bike yet? Buy a second hand bike with accessories with 10% discount at one of the best and most central bike shops in Utrecht! 

Address: Voorstraat 24


De Rijnstroom

Want to have fun on the water? Rent a boat at 'De Rijnstroom'! With you ESNcard you always get 15% discount when you rent a canoe, Canadian, row boat or day tour. Experience the centre of Utrecht from a whole different perspective!

Address: Weg naar Rhijnauwen


Stone Hostel

Having friends over, but your room is too small? Use your ESNcard and let them stay at Stone Hostel with 5% discount on their stay! This comfortable hostel is located at walking distant to every hotspot in Utrecht. They will never forget their trip to Utrecht!

Address: Biltstraat 31



Study books expensive? Get the lowest prices at Bol.com!

Bol.com offers all the study books you need to pass your semester. Order your brand new copy or check out the second hand department to find the lowest prices.

Bol.com is an online shop selling all the products you need: books, music, electronics, lifestyle and living, etc. Furthermore, Bol.com has a wide variety of English literature for sale, which you often can’t find in the bookstores. And the delivery is super-fast! You receive your package the same day or the next day.

Sounds good right? And if you order through this link, bol.com will support ESN Utrecht which enables us to continue organise great events for you!


         Holiday Cars

Have you seen enough of Utrecht? Or do you need a car for any other reason. Why not hire one at Holidaycars? Find out more clicking here.



StudentUniverse and ESN have partnered to save Erasmus students money on their travel to and from University!

Students now have access to all of StudentUniverse's discounts on travel. This means that you can access exclusively discounted rates for students from major airlines like Ryanair, EasyJet, Air France KLM, Emirates, Virgin Atlantic and many more!

ESNcard members can now get an extra £15/€20 discount on their first flight purchase at StudentUniverse meaning you can save even more!