Student Accommodation in Newcastle
Newcastle upon Tyne is nationally known for its friendly culture and lively city. Over 40,000 students from around the world choose to study at Newcastle University and Northumbria University to experience the city’s vibrant nightlife, fantastic shopping and great standard of living, at a relatively low cost.
You can experience the best of both worlds in Newcastle – a bustling, energetic city or travel minutes to find yourself enjoying the beautiful seaside or picturesque countryside.
Universities in Newcastle
Guide to Renting
Is it your first-time renting a property, or just want a simple renting process? That’s when you need our helpful Guide to Renting for Student Tenants. Explains every step, in order, so you know how to being and what to expect. Our friendly, experience team are here to guide you and make your renting journey at enjoyable as possible.
Where to Live
Depending on which university you are attending, this will affect your decision on where to move to within Newcastle. If you’re attending Northumbria University, you are more than likely to live in either Sandyford or down by the Quayside. Where as Newcastle University students often live in in either Jesmond or Heaton.
Popular Student Suburbs
If you’re unsure where in Newcastle to move to, have you checked out our handy location guide for the city? It includes details of how good each area is for food and drink lovers plus shopping, from Jesmond, Heaton, Sandyford, Newcastle City Centre and more.
Most students find themselves in University accommodation during their first year at University then once they are more familiar with the area they venture out to letting a house for their second, third years and even post-grad. At letslivehere we have a vary of properties, from a 9 bed property you can let with your friends in Jesmond or a private studio room in the heart of the city.
Newcastle draws in thousands of International students every year due to its friendly, easy to get around and fantastic social life. We understand moving to a new country can be exciting but frightening at the same time, that’s why we are here to make the letting process as easy for you as possible. If you speak mandarin, visit our dedicated page here. For more details please visit here, or call us on 0191 230 5577.
Undoubtedly one of the biggest draws to living in the city as a student, is the nightlife. The city is packed with clubs, bars and pubs to suit everyone’s needs. You won’t be disappointed by the number of places offering fantastic discounts and offers for students. If you’re into live music, you can find a range of venues playing music from tons of different genres. From visiting large capacity venues like the O2 Academy, to smaller spots like Digital and World Headquarters, we guarantee their will be something for you to enjoy.
Similar to Newcastle’s nightlife, there are plenty of places to enjoy in the city. If you don’t fancy making your own food, you can can head out and enjoy something delicious from one of the range of restaurants Newcastle has to offer. Did you know there are more restaurants per square mile than in any other North East city? You are certainly spoiled for choice! Whether you want to dine out on a budget, or fancy something a little it more “classier”, you will certainly find something to match your needs.
Metro links are an ideal way to get to and from the Jesmond café bar scene and the coastal areas. You can buy a ticket at any Metro station, or purchase the Metro Hopper which lets you travel in zone one all day, or Metro DaySaver which gives all day unlimited Metro travel. Visit the Metro website for more information, hints and tips about getting around by Metro.
Bus links are plentiful and frequent and there are a wide variety of special travel tickets available including a Day Rover for unlimited travel by any form of public transport in Tyne and Wear, while students can purchase weekly or even monthly passes at a discounted rate.
St James’ View
At St James’ View you’ll find bespoke Scandinavian designed living spaces, created with passion and expertise to give the space real soul. It’s a place where you get more living from your living space. A selection of 46 individual luxury boutique rooms, in the heart of Newcastle are available to students. Discover more in their promotional video here, or you can visit their website.
FAQs for students
We have answered the most common questions many students face before, during and even after their tenancy – from late rent payments, to if you need a TV licence. If you cannot find the answer to your question, simply give us a call or send us an email – we will make sure your question is answered quickly. Get in contact here.Back to properties
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