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Newcastle 1, Newcastle
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Newcastle 1, Newcastle

Blandford Square, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 4HZ, United Kingdom
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About the Property

Located at Blandford Square, Newcastle 1, NE1 4HZ stands as a sought-after student accommodation in Newcastle. Its prime location is particularly beneficial for students, with room types offering studios and ensuites designed to cater to varied preferences and budgets. Within convenient distance, students have easy access to numerous higher education institutions, including Newcastle College, INTO Newcastle University and Newcastle University, making Newcastle 1 a perfect choice for students looking for quality accommodation near their campus. Students living at Newcastle 1 can enjoy the proximity to landmarks such as the Tyne Bridge and Newcastle Castle while also indulging in the city's modern amenities and entertainment options.


Nestled in the northeast of England, Newcastle is a dynamic city brimming with history, culture, and natural beauty. Its industrial heritage, reflected in the Victorian architecture and repurposed warehouses, now serves as the backdrop for a thriving contemporary scene. From the vibrant Quayside to the bustling Bigg Market, the city's nightlife pulses with energy, offering a plethora of pubs, clubs, and live music venues to explore. Beyond its academic institutions, Newcastle boasts a rich cultural tapestry, with institutions such as the BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art and the Sage Gateshead enriching its artistic landscape. While the city buzzes with urban excitement, its surroundings offer respite in the form of the breathtaking Northumberland countryside. From rugged coastlines to ancient castles, the region's natural splendour captivates visitors and locals alike. Not to be missed is the UNESCO-listed Hadrian's Wall, a testament to the area's rich history and heritage. But it's not just the landmarks that define Newcastle; it's the warmth of its people, known affectionately as Geordies, that truly sets it apart. Their welcoming spirit and sense of community infuse the city with a palpable charm, making it a destination unlike any other. In Newcastle, history meets modernity, and tradition blends seamlessly with innovation. Whether you're exploring its cultural institutions, enjoying its vibrant nightlife, or immersing yourself in its natural wonders, Newcastle promises an unforgettable experience for all who visit.

Features

Experience a blend of comfort and convenience at Newcastle 1, a premium student accommodation strategically located in the vibrant heart of Newcastle upon Tyne. At Newcastle 1, your room amenities include a cosy small double bed for a comfortable rest, a wardrobe and under-bed storage for your belongings, a convenient full-length mirror, and a personal study space equipped with a desk and chair. Stay connected with complimentary Wi-Fi and keep cool with an air conditioner. Common amenities include access to a gym, study area, bike storage, and a communal kitchen. Parking is available for an extra charge, and laundry facilities are self-paid. Enjoy communal spaces like the BBQ area, cinema room, and entertainment room, as well as outdoor areas. Elevators and wheelchair access ensure ease of movement. Newcastle 1 is fully furnished, with bills included covering Wi-Fi, water, electricity, heating, gas, and content insurance. Property rules include a designated smoking area outside and no alcohol allowed. Safety and security measures include staff onsite 24/7, CCTV surveillance, secure building entry, controlled access gates, a maintenance team during the day, security alarms, onsite concierge, and security officers.

Location and What's Hot?

Located at the lively Blandford Square, Newcastle 1 offers not just top-notch Newcastle student accommodation but also places you amid the city's culinary and cultural scene. Newcastle 1 enjoys proximity to several learning institutions as well, including INTO Newcastle University, Newcastle University, and Newcastle College.

Students at Newcastle 1 can enjoy the eclectic mix of restaurants, such as the trendy vegan eatery Vegano or the tantalising pizzas at Fuochi Pizza Experience. For casual meet-ups or study sessions, the local Moulin Rouge Cafe & Grill is a go-to spot. Grab a shawarma at Shawarma Beirut or amazing cakes at Rayan Pastries. Discover untold stories at the Discover Museum or grab a drink at the popular Beer Bike Newcastle. Students can also visit Richard Grainger Memorial Fountain located a short stroll away from Newcastle One. Dance the night away while exploring a collection of drinks at The Mile Castle - JD Wetherspoon.

Grey's Monument is a popular tourist attraction students can visit on weekends.

Joyful outings are a skip away with the renowned Theatre Royal nearby, ensuring that lovers of the arts have their cultural palate more than satisfied. If you fancy open green spaces for a refreshing break from studies, the beautiful Leazes Park is just outside your door. When it comes to groceries, you're set with the existence of supermarkets like Grainger Market, Asda Benwell Mill Lane Supermarket and Najeeb Continental Supermarket, managing daily needs effortlessly.

Health concerns can be promptly attended to at the nearby Royal Victoria Infirmary, offering peace of mind for both students and parents. Exciting escapades await at Newcastle Castle, where history buffs can delve into the city's past. Meanwhile, the iconic Quayside area presents an array of bars and eateries, perfect for social nights out. When residing at Newcastle 1, you'll discover a vibrant lifestyle complemented by comfort and convenience - a truly desirable haven for students looking for an enriching university experience.

Commute

Connectivity and accessibility are key for any student accommodation, and for those living at Newcastle 1, the convenience is unmistakable. Newcastle One is surrounded by various public transport links, ensuring that residents can navigate the city with ease. Students can hop onto a bus at the nearby Westmorland Rd-Discovery Msm or make use of the Metro services at Central Station, ensuring punctual and hassle-free travel to universities or the city centre for leisure. The presence of Newcastle Train Station further facilitates out-of-town trips or visiting home during breaks. The ease of getting around when staying at Newcastle One student accommodation truly makes it an unbeatable choice for students in Newcastle upon Tyne, who value their time and convenience.

What will you get

Your Rent Include

Wifi
Water
Electricity
Heating
Content Insurance
Gas

Common Amenities

Gym
Study Area
Bike storage
Car parking (Extra Charge)
Laundry (Self Paid)
BBQ

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Frequently Asked Questions

What room types do you have?

Whether you want to share with friends, or have your own private Studio, Their Property offer a great selection of room types for everyone. Their rooms range depending on where you decide to book and you can view these through their individual property pages.

What communal spaces do you have?

They know making new friends is a must! That’s why they offer great communal spaces where you and your neighbours can get to know each other. Facilities are site specific however each property guarantees a fun-packed and fully inclusive social calendar for all students to enjoy, all year round… free of charge!

What if I have a disability or special requirements?

Property’s top priority is making sure you have a comfortable and safe stay, so please declare any medical information or disabilities on your application. All properties offer rooms types with additional and accessible facilities. When creating your application, please make sure you tick the ‘DDA’ box and enter in as much detail as possible so their teams can ensure you reserve the most suitable Property for your requirements.

Some studio rooms offer dual occupancy - can my friend come to live with me?

Yes! Check with the property whether your studio room is eligible for dual occupancy, but please note that both individuals who occupy the room must be students.

What is the difference between bronze, silver, gold and platinum rooms?

Primarily, how big it is - specifically the floor space. Each room has the same furniture, features, and decor, but it will differ in size.

As well as size, the rooms are categorised using a combination of reasons such as location and layout. Some rooms look and feel bigger/smaller because of their shape so we’ve taken this into consideration when categorising them.

Can I change rooms if I don’t like mine?

It would be possible if someone drops out or someone else wants to swap with you. Please contact your property team and they will do their best to accommodate your needs. Remember that all rooms are effectively the same apart from the floor space.

Do they provide the TV license in the shared flat kitchen?

Property do not provide any TV Licenses for the studios or shared flats so you’ll need to register for your own TV licence.

How close is my accommodation to the university?

All of the properties are in convenient, central, locations. Whether it’s close to your campus depends on where you’re studying! Check out the relevant property page on this website or get in touch with the on-site property team for details. All of their cities have excellent transport links and secure bike storage if you don’t fancy walking.

What should I bring with me to live at a property?

Bedding is not provided unless included in an offer (check with the relevant property team or Ts & Cs), so bring a sheet to cover the mattress, a duvet and pillows. Information about bed sizes can be found on the room pages.

What is covered by my insurance policy?

They understand students have a limited budget so Endsleigh have launched brand new, unique student insurance options. They have been designed to cover the risks that you may encounter whilst living in student accommodation and away from home. Your contents. Covered. By partnering with Endsleigh, the No.1 student insurance provider, they’ve arranged contents insurance for all students staying with us in their residence at no cost to you. It is important all students confirm their cover to ensure you understand what is and isn’t covered. Plus you’ll also be entered into a prize draw specifically for residents, courtesy of Endsleigh! Visit confirm your cover to see: What is and what isn’t covered Key exclusions - where cover isn’t provided Policy excess – the amount you pay when you make a claim How to make claim Personalise cover.

What counts as an act of anti-social behaviour?

Anti-social behaviour can be any behaviour that causes, or may cause, distress, nuisance, annoyance, alarm or harassment to other residents, Property team members, contractors, visitors to the property or the wider community. For example, playing loud music late at night, using illegal drugs, smoking in your flat or using threatening or abusive language towards other residents or Property team members. There are specific obligations in your tenancy agreement addressing anti-social behaviour that you must comply with. Failure to do so is a breach of your tenancy. They are: Not to cause, or allow visitors to engage in, anti-social behaviour, which means any conduct causing or capable of causing a nuisance or annoyance to the Landlord, other occupiers, neighbours or people engaging in lawful activity within the locality. Examples of anti-social behaviour include (but are not limited to) not properly disposing of rubbish and inconsiderate use of the property, as well as more serious problems such as noise, violent and criminal behaviour, the supply and use of controlled drugs and intimidation, harassment or victimisation on the grounds of a persons’ race, sex (gender), sexual orientation, disability, age, religion or belief, pregnancy or maternity status, or socio-economic status. And Not to cause any nuisance, offence, disruption, harassment, annoyance or persistent disturbance to others.

How do I report an act of anti-social behaviour?

Property teams are available 24/7 to support you with any concerns around anti-social behaviour in your property. You can contact them via their property telephone, live chat or email or speak to one of the team in reception. They can then take appropriate action. This might include speaking to the resident(s) in question about the obligations in their tenancy agreement and the effect of their behaviour on others, or informing their guarantor, university or other authorities. If you witness an incident where there is immediate risk to others, you should alert emergency services by ringing 999 immediately.

Where do I access relevant support if I have been affected by an act of anti-social behaviour?

Property teams will be able to guide you to the support available within your area. They have great links with student services at the university and the local police. They would also encourage you to contact a family member or friend for additional support. (Student Minds is the UK’s student mental health charity. Their website is a great source of information and advice. Your property team, and student services will also have further signposting guidance that can support you during your time at university.)

How do I book with my friends?

Property welcomes group bookings of any size! When using the Book Now option, please make sure you tick you are part of a group. If you are the first, they’ll ask you for the names and email addresses for everyone in your group (so come prepared!). Your friends will then be invited to register with their website too! When all applications are received, their Property Teams will ensure you are offered the perfect Property for you to rule! Just to note when it comes to dual occupancy in studio rooms, both individuals who occupy the room must be students.

Can I arrive earlier than my tenancy start date?

Early arrivals are possible depending on the availability of the room you have booked. If you wish to arrive earlier than your tenancy start date, please contact the property team. They will do their best to accommodate your needs.

When do we have to pay deposit?

When you accept your booking you’ll need to pay your deposit.

Do you do flexible tenancies/semester lets?

Many of their properties offer flexible tenancies.

When rent is due, does it come out as a direct debit?

Rent does not come out of your bank automatically. You have to log on to your Property portal to set up your payment, or you can pay by card at reception. They do allow bank transfer but this is usually only in special cases, they prefer the first two options. You will choose your payment plan when booking.

Can I sublet (tenancy takeover) to/ from my friend?

No, you are not permitted to sublet any part of your accommodation, as per your accepted tenancy agreement. If you need to move out early, you should contact the reception team to discuss the option of a tenancy takeover.

When will I get my deposit back?

Your deposit payment is uploaded into a deposit protection scheme until you check out. This will be returned to you after your tenancy end date based on a successful check-out inspection (i.e. no damage or cleanliness related issues).

What is a guarantor and why do I need to provide one?

Your guarantor is a person who agrees to pay your rent or make other payments due under your tenancy agreement if you are unable to. They’re standard practice for rental accommodation, particularly for students. they will only contact your guarantor if there is a delay in payment or they are concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with. Your guarantor should be over 18 years of age. They should be in full time employment and a homeowner and/or renting accommodation. Property welcomes international guarantors.

What does my guarantor need to do when I book?

They’ll send your guarantor a separate form to fill in once you’ve made your booking and provided their details. They’ll need to complete this form to prove they are eligible. If your guarantor needs to see a copy of this form before you book, then they can ask a team member in your property, who’ll be happy to provide a copy to read in advance. They’ll also be able to answer any questions that you or they have about this document.

What happens if they don’t or can’t sign the form?

If the person a resident names as a guarantor would prefer not to sign the agreement or isn’t eligible to act as a guarantor, they ask them to nominate someone else. If they’re not able to find a guarantor, they’ll then discuss this with the resident, they may need to cancel the booking, or they may be able to agree with the resident that because of their individual circumstances the tenancy agreement can proceed without a guarantor.

When might you contact my guarantor?

Unless you’ve asked them to notify them of other issues, they’ll only contact your guarantor if there’s a delay in payment or they are concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with. Typically delays in payment will relate to rent, but it would also cover issues like any damages to your room that haven’t been paid for. More information is explained in the agreement they’ll send to your guarantor.

Can my parent/guarantor ask questions about my tenancy on my behalf?

If you’ve signed a tenancy agreement with us, they will communicate with you directly. They’ll only contact your guarantor if there’s a delay in payment, if they’re concerned that the terms of your tenancy are not being complied with, or if you’ve specifically given your consent for us to discuss your tenancy with a named third party. However, they can provide general information about their tenancies and processes.

How to pay?

Here at Property, they believe in being flexible. That means you get the choice on how you pay your rent. You can choose from annual, termly and monthly payment plans across the year. And don’t worry, they’re different! Your instalment dates will never fall before your student finance and there’s no small fee when checking in.

Does this property have any certifications or accreditation?

Yes, the property is registered with ANUK and National code. The Accreditation Network UK is a central resource for tenants, landlords and scheme operators interested in accreditation of private rented housing.

How do I report maintenance issues?

Sometimes things fail to work. You might experience an issue with your heating or hot water, or simply just need a light bulb changing. Don’t worry, They are here to help! Each property has its own on-site Maintenance Team who are only too happy to get things fixed as quickly as possible. If you experience a maintenance issue, please see your friendly team at reception and they will take down the relevant details and have the Maintenance Team take a look ASAP! If you experience an issue out of hours, their on-site night owls will be able to assist. While they try to resolve any issue as quickly as possible, they sometimes require the assistance of an external contractor. If that’s the case, they will let you know. All emergency repairs are tended to within 4 hours.

What speed is my broadband and how many devices can I connect?

Bandwidth speeds, together with the number of devices that can be connected, are detailed below. Please note that the bandwidth speed detailed below is “up to” the stated wireless speed.

  • Provider: ASK4
  • Devices: 6
  • Bandwidth (Wireless Speed MB): 100
  • Bandwidth (Wired Speed MBps): 200

You may find your broadband speed varies during the time of day, for example during the peak time of 7pm to 11pm or there may be other factors affecting your speed (e.g. uploads running in the background, security features performing scans etc). However, upon check-in you will receive details on how to contact the internet provider directly so that they may be able to troubleshoot any problems.

Your personal Wi-Fi connection is available in your flat. If you wish to connect to Wi-Fi in common areas, please contact your reception team who will be able to give you the guest log-in details.

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Newcastle Upon Tyne Student Accommodation

Exploring appropriate Newcastle student accommodation or housing can be tiresome, but it's not complicated. Students can find a great deal of inexpensive and comfy Newcastle student accommodation options at a reasonable price with amber. Private student accommodation Newcastle upon Tyne options are found near many world-famous universities, such as Newcastle University and Newcastle College.

There are many comfortable, luxurious, yet budget-friendly housing options. Students benefit from these Newcastle student accommodation options. So research well to find your desired Newcastle student accommodation.

The city comprises everything from luxurious Newcastle student accommodation options to affordable student accommodation options. This student accommodation is further divided into halls of residence, private halls of residence, and private housing. Housing options are also available for this city's students looking for short-term tenancies. It is easier to book short-term housing in this city than in any other city in the United Kingdom. Some of the best options for Newcastle Upon Tyne student accommodation are City Co-Living Newcastle, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Newcastle City, Newcastle, Mansion Tyne, Newcastle, Vita Student Strawberry Place, and Vita Student Westgate, Newcastle.

About Newcastle Upon Tyne

Newcastle, one of England's most famous cities in the North East, is divided into two parts. One is Newcastle Upon Tyne, and the other is Newcastle Under Lyme. Newcastle Upon Tyne is the most recognisable and cosmopolitan city in the UK and is known as Newcastle. It combines an industrial past with gorgeous Georgian architecture, a thriving cultural scene, and vibrant nightlife.

The city's long history spans from the Roman era to its peak as a central industrial hub for coal mining, engineering, and shipping during the 19th century. It maintains its historical roots while offering a contemporary flair. In reality, it is regarded as the modern hub of the area.

The Gateshead Millennium Bridge, the iconic Tyne Bridge, and the well-known Angel of the North sculpture are just a few examples of the city's award-winning buildings that showcase its mechanical ability even with the integration of contemporary features. A great example of local contemporary construction is the concert venue Sage Gateshead.

Newcastle Upon Tyne is also home to several universities which offer the best quality of education in the UK. Some of these universities include Durham University, Leeds Beckett University, Leeds University Business School, Newcastle University, and Northumbria University Newcastle. Various private student accommodation Newcastle upon Tyne options near these universities offer excellent and affordable amenities. For more information, you can also go through our student city guide for Newcastle in 2024!

Best Student Accommodation In Newcastle Upon Tyne

The daily necessities and expenses are enough to distress any student. However, one of the significant prerequisites essential for students is student accommodation. And since every student's requirements vary, most often settle upon a student-oriented locality to spend their college life. Students can find a wide range of housing via the amber website. These accommodation options come fully equipped with a number of amenities that a student may require. Amber also provides students with all the necessary information they need before making a decision, including room types and configurations, localities, nearby universities, amenities offered, policies, and rent structures. You can also go through our blog, which provides the ultimate move-in checklist for students studying abroad, for more information!

Some of the best options for student accommodation near Newcastle Upon Tyne are mentioned below:

1. Newcastle 1

2. St. James' Point

3. St. James' House

4. Oxford House

5. Manor Bank

6. Leazes Parade

7. Quay Point

8. INTO Newcastle University

9. Verde, Newcastle Upon Tyne

10. Bryon Centra

Cost of Living in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Newcastle student accommodation is excellent for students. The cost of living in Newcastle is 50% more economical than in any other city in the UK, so good planning and budgeting can help students avoid going over budget. It is advised to have a fixed budget when moving overseas to not only monitor your expenses but also be prepared for any emergencies that may occur! The following are the estimated costs associated with living in Newcastle Upon Tyne:

1. Food: £100-£180/month

2. Gas and electricity: £50-£100/month

3. Internet & mobile phone: £30-£50/month

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £30-£90/week

5. Laundry: £25-£40/week

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £20-£30/week

7. Clothing: £50-£75/month

8. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): £90-£150/month

Student Travel in Newcastle Upon Tyne

1. Buses: The extensive bus network in Newcastle Upon Tyne is a cost-effective way to travel. Frequent services connect different parts of the city and suburbs, ensuring that students can reach their desired destinations without hassle. Single journey fares start at around £2, but for regular commuters, a weekly travel card may be a more economical option, which can cost approximately £17.  Newcastle only has one service provider for bus services: Stagecoach Bus Services.

2. Metro: The Tyne and Wear Metro is renowned for its punctuality and comprehensive coverage across the city and to surrounding areas, including coast and airport. It’s perfect for students coming from regions like Northumbria University Newcastle, with fares beginning at just £1.90. Students can benefit from a MetroSaver card for discounted travel.

3. Cycling: For those who prefer an eco-friendly and health-conscious approach to travel, cycling is well-supported in Newcastle with dedicated bike lanes and parking. The city offers ample bicycle hire schemes that are an affordable alternative to public transport.

With diverse options available, student travel in Newcastle Upon Tyne is made convenient, whether it's a short trip for groceries or a longer commute to campus. The affordability and wide-ranging choice enhance the overall experience of living in accommodation in Newcastle upon Tyne, making everyday life just a little bit easier for the academic journey ahead.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Immersing oneself in the vibrant student life of Newcastle Upon Tyne is a unique and enriching experience. Known for its safety, the city is a stronghold of academic excellence where students can thrive both intellectually and socially. The Newcastle Upon Tyne student accommodation opportunities provided by amber ensure that this lively student haven is not just a place for rigorous studies but also for an enjoyable quality of life.

Strolling through the streets of Newcastle Upon Tyne, students immerse in a friendly atmosphere that resonates with youthful energy. The city brims with a myriad of popular hangouts such as the quirky cafes like the Quilliam Brothers' Teahouse, where steaming cups of tea fuel late-night revisions. Meanwhile, the array of bars such as Revolution Newcastle provides students with a taste of Newcastle's vibrant nightlife within a stone's throw from their accommodation in Newcastle upon Tyne.

For those looking to take a break from the hustle of city life, the sprawling green space of the Town Moor offers a serene retreat, where open skies and verdant landscapes provide a perfect backdrop for relaxation and casual sporting activities. The proximity of these spots to the Newcastle Upon Tyne student accommodation ensures that students can balance their study schedules with ease and leisure.

The city's rich cultural tapestry is further embellished with events that capture the essence of Newcastle's spirit. Annual music festivals like the This is Tomorrow Festival and cultural parades light up the streets, bringing students together to celebrate and create memories that transcend the confines of academia. In sum, Newcastle Upon Tyne's amalgamation of friendly local communities, picturesque hangouts, and year-round cultural festivities makes the student experience truly holistic and memorable.

Newcastle Upon Tyne Tourist Attractions

Discover the vibrant heart of the North East with a visit to Newcastle Upon Tyne, a city famed for its rich industrial heritage, iconic bridges, and lively cultural scene. Ideal for students seeking Newcastle Upon Tyne student accommodation, the city offers an array of attractions within easy reach of universities like Northumbria University Newcastle and Newcastle University. Revel in the architectural beauty, indulge in the buzzing nightlife, or delve into history at the city's top tourist spots:

1. Tyneside Cinema

2. King Edward's Bay beach and Cullercoats Bay coastline

3. The Grainger Market

4. The Grey Monument

5. Alnwick Castle

6. St. James' Park

Universities in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Universities in Newcastle Upon Tyne offer the best quality of education. There are a number of courses available in various fields for students to choose from, which are practical and comprehensive. These are some of the best universities in Newcastle Upon Tyne:

1. INTO Newcastle University

2. Newcastle University

3. Newcastle College

4. Northumbria University

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