Our Newcastle student houses are the best in the city, ensuring you are free to make the most of your time in university in this vibrant city. Home to Newcastle University, ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world, and the increasingly popular and acclaimed University of Northumbria, Newcastle is a busting university city with a large, diverse student population. Despite the relatively small city charm Newcastle boasts, which is perfect for exploring by foot, the city packs in all the amenities needed by students for work and play, making this a fantastic city to study in, and importantly to live in. With a unique personality, the Geordie locals will make you feel at home outside of your Newcastle student house while you enjoy their huge arts, cultural, sporting and commercial offerings. As a key tech-hub in the UK, you might even join the many students who have stayed in this bustling city years after graduating.
With over 50,000 students spread between the two main campuses, there are many exciting areas to search for your student house in Newcastle. While Newcastle University and Northumbria University students often live in similar areas, Newcastle University students typically opt for student houses in Jesmond, Heaton and Fenham. These areas are all full of some of the top bars in Newcastle, shops and restaurants. Northumbria students lean towards student accommodation in Sandyford and Newcastle city centre, which are both close to bars and restaurants. If you do select a student house in another location, don’t worry, as Newcastle has excellent transport links so you will never be far from campus or your friends. Click here to learn more about where to live in Newcastle as a student.
Top Tips for Finding Student Accommodation in Newcastle
Students begin looking for their next student house in November, with many popular and larger properties viewing and booking before the Christmas holiday. House hunting picks back up on January with most student houses going off the market in February, however each year there are some rooms available until April. Student Cribs in Newcastle are popular, we advise booking your viewing early!
Student Cribs in Newcastle
Student Cribs are the largest provider of Newcastle student accommodation. Our Newcastle Student Cribs are ideal for groups of friends who want to live together, with fantastic communal areas and the most modern facilities across living spaces and double rooms. All of our student houses in Newcastle are in Jesmond, the most popular place for students to live in Newcastle, with just a twenty-five-minute walk to the University of Newcastle or a five-minute metro ride. Our Student Cribs in Newcastle are extremely popular, so make sure to book your viewing early, ideally in early November. Student Cribs student lets in Newcastle include all bills, and no fees or deposits are charged.
Best Things For Students to Do In Newcastle Newcastle is a great city for university students, with no shortage of things to do when you aren’t busy relaxing in your student house. The Quayside offers a great selection of cute pubs and restaurants, with stunning views of the bridges that arch over the River Tyne. If you are looking for a more lively night out, Newcastle has brilliant live music venues, including the Metro Radio Arena and the O2 Academy, both of which regularly host world-famous artists. If you can’t stretch your student loan to concert tickets, there are enough pubs and clubs in Newcastle to keep you well entertained. Sports fans will delight at St James’ Park, home to Premier League team Newcastle United. If sports and nights out aren’t enough to keep you busy, pick a bargain and plenty of free tasters at Grainger Market, or check out a comedy show at the Stand.