Student Accommodation Newcastle
Newcastle is one of the top destinations for international students in the UK. That’s why many think that finding student accommodation in Newcastle can be challenging; but not with our team of accommodation experts who can snag you the room you need with ease!
Why Book Student Accommodation in Newcastle?
Newcastle city is located on the northwestern bank of the River Tyne, and that's why it is officially called Newcastle upon Tyne. It is known for its industrial history as it was a significant shipbuilding and manufacturing centre during the industrial revolution and currently, it is a centre of commerce, arts, and sciences. It is popular with football fans thanks to Newcastle United Football Club, one of the premier league football teams, founded in 1892. Newcastle's population is currently about 322,278. Thus, it is the most populous city in the North East. Moreover, it is the driest city in the UK with cool to cold winters and warm summers with very long daylight hours.
Newcastle is famous for its renowned educational institutions like Newcastle University, Newcastle College, Northumbria University, Newcastle Sixth Form College, and Kenton Technology College. Newcastle University is ranked among the top 200 universities of the world and the top 3 UK universities in computer science, environmental science, and English.
Universities in Newcastle
Our accommodation options are right on the university’s doorstep, just a few minutes walk away.
Coach Lane Campus East bus stop as well as other stops for easy access to campus.
Paddy Freeman's Park is a short distance from campus where you can relax with your friends.
Our accommodation options are within a 10-minute walking distance.
Haymarket Barras Bridge bus stop is right next to campus.
A short ride will take you to the intriguing Discovery Museum.
Newcastle College is a 20-minute walk from the main campus.
All our student rooms are right next to campus so that you’re never late to classes.
The campus is accessed by both tube stations as well as bus stations.
You’ll be just a couple of roads from the main shopping areas and cultural centres.
Most of our Newcastle student accommodation options are either a 10-15-minute walk to this university or a 20-minute ride by public transport.
There’s a couple of bus stops right outside the campus.
The famous Keel Square is a short distance from the campus.
Our accommodation options are all within walking distance from campus.
Haymarket subway station is right next to the institution as well as several bus stops.
The Great North Museum: Hancock is a short drive from the institution.
Transportation In Newcastle
Finally, transportation in Newcastle is plenty. Nexus Tyne and Wear Metro are the primary methods of transportation in the city. The Nexus Metro is one of the UK's most efficient rapid transport systems. If you wish to check the metro lines, you can find a full map on the council's website.
What is Newcastle UK famous for?
The city of Newcastle is worldly known for its rich history, breathtaking scenery, delicious food, and most prominently; its spectacular bridges.
How much is student rent in Newcastle?
An en-suite room in Newcastle ranges between £105-120 per week while single rooms range between £75-100 per week and studios range between £140-190 per week.
Where do most students live in Newcastle?
The top areas in Newcastle for students are Sandyford, Jesmond and Heaton.
What are Some Must-Visit Places in Newcastle?
While living in Newcastle, you should check out some of Newcastle’s famous parks like Richardson Dees Park which is a park with a tennis court, bowling centre, cycling area, skateboard area, and even a gym. Furthermore, Newcastle attractions such as the Tyne Bridges are worth a visit. These seven renowned bridges are known among architects as the bridges that caused a revolution in the industry. Tyne Bridge is the most well-known as it was the largest in the world upon construction in 1928. Newcastle Castle is another popular city attraction; it was built in 1172 with high towers that provide stunning views of the city.
Additionally, Newcastle hosts various festivals and events. During the summer, you can visit the Lindisfarne Festival which is the ultimate summer festival party held on the Northumberland coast with stunning views of the mythical and magical Island of Lindisfarne. Other Newcastle festivals worth checking out include the yearly free Art Festival held at St Gabriel’s Church and the FE Festival at Newcastle College which is a celebration full of interesting performances to catch.
Other Student Accommodation In UK
Besides having facilities for student accommodation in Newcastle, Casita offers student accommodation in these UK cities:
How much do the rooms cost?
The average cost of a student room in Newcastle is £75 per week for a single room. Other room types including en-suites, studios, and flats are available as well.
Do you have studios /ensuites available?
Each building has its own range of room types varying between single rooms, en-suites, studios, twin rooms, shared flats, and private flats.
Can I pay in instalments?
Yes, you can pay in instalments; however, some providers could require you to have a UK guarantor. Ask your accommodation expert for help if you are not sure.
How many people will be in the same apartment /unit with me?
This depends on the room type you choose, you can choose in a private room, studio, or flat, and you can choose to share a flat with 1-6 other students or share a room with 1-3 other students.
How to complete my booking?
Once you enquire on our website, one of our accommodation experts will contact you to proceed with your booking for your chosen room or offer you alternatives if the room is not available for your dates. To enquire, simply choose a room and click on the " Enquire" button, then fill the enquiry form you see in front of you.
What anti-COVID measures are in place at student accommodations in Newcastle?
Most providers now have intensified cleaning and sanitizing measures of student rooms and communal areas while other providers provide weekly cleaning free of charge. Ask your accommodation expert for details on the COVID measures implemented in your building.
Can a tour be arranged for student rooms in Newcastle?
Almost all providers have the option of online viewings through Skype or Zoom while other providers offer virtual tours of the property so you can get to know your new home.
Who can book with Casita?
All university students over the age of 18 can book with Casita and if you are under 18, contact our accommodation experts to find you properties that accept students under 18.