What kind of lock fits a Shurgard storage unit?

Depending on the storage unit, you will need one of the following types of locks:

  • Cylinder lock (comes with 3 keys, priced at € 14,90)
  • Padlock (comes with 3 keys, priced at € 14,90)
  • Code lock (priced at € 17,90)

All of these locks are durable, highly secure, and perfectly fit your storage unit.

How to purchase a lock

  • Online Rental: If you rent your storage unit online, we will include the appropriate lock with your order to ensure your unit is properly secured.
  • In-Person Rental: If you rent your storage unit at a Shurgard location, our store manager will recommend the right lock for your unit, which you can purchase on-site.

What if I already have the right lock?

  • Online Rental: If you already have a compatible lock when you rent your unit online, you can return the supplied lock to the store manager for a refund.
  • In-Person Rental: If you rent your unit in person, bring your lock with you. The store manager will check if it is suitable for your storage unit.

Keep your lock for future use

When you vacate your storage unit, make sure to remove and keep your lock. It belongs to you, so you can reuse it the next time you rent a storage unit at Shurgard.

Why store your belongings at Shurgard?

Here are some reasons why Shurgard is great when it comes to storing your belongings.

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Variety of unit sizes

We have a range of storage sizes – so if you don’t have many things, you won’t end up paying for space you’re not using.

Safe and secure

Our premises are secured with surveillance cameras, perimeter fencing, alarms, individual access codes. You can access your unit with your own lock and key.

Convenient access

Only you can access your storage unit. We offer free and extended access hours, 7 days a week, so you’re free to store or pick up things whenever you need to.

No long-term commitment

Our self storage contracts are completely flexible. You just have to inform us 30 days before moving out.

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How self-storage works at Shurgard

Self-storage with Shurgard is easy and convenient. Here’s how to organise it in 3 easy steps.
Step 1 - Find the right unit
Step 1
Find the right unit
Use our tool to find the right storage unit at the right price.
Step 2 - Rent your storage unit
Step 2
Rent your storage unit
Complete your rental online. Not sure? Reserve your unit for free with no obligation.
Step 3 - Move in to your storage unit
Step 3
Move in
Pack your belongings and move into your storage unit.
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How to secure your unit

About the lock for your storage unit, why you need it and how to purchase one.

About your storage unit lock

Insurance for your belongings

Why you need insurance when storing at Shurgard and how much it costs.

About insuring your belongings

Expert advice

Our trained staff is here to give you the best possible storage experience.

What we can do for you

Our security measures

About the different security measures we put in place to safeguard your belongings.

About security at Shurgard

See what customers say about Shurgard

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4.8/5 - 27988 reviews
Agata Sierhej
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Definitely recommend! Easily accessible storage, very nice and helpful customer service thanks to Mallory, who explained to us everything very well :)
Jolanda Kops
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(Translated by Google) Well helped by the ladies (Original) Goed geholpen door de dames
Ashantely Aniceta
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(Translated by Google) Pretty good help. Nice explanation of the contract and a nice tour by Jackie 🌹 (Original) Behoorlijk goed geholpen. Fijne uitleg bij de contract en een nette rondleiding door Jackie 🌹
mikelle2008
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Really fast service , full transparency . I was helped by Zoey that was very clear about all the conditions and also about accessing the storage unit
Cor Perdaems
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(Translated by Google) Jordan and Patrick gave us great service. Great! (Original) Jordan en patrick hebben ons een goede service gegeven. Toppie!
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