Centrally located, refurbished self-catered apartments and studios for undergraduate and postgraduate students.
- flatscreen TV (excluding licence)
- bike storage
- managed by NUstudenthomes
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Albion House offers self-catered accommodation for postgraduates and undergraduates.
Each apartment has a contemporary open plan kitchen/living space with a flat screen TV, leather sofas and a washer/dryer.
There is no on-site parking at Albion House for residents. Pay and Display car parks are close by.
There is building work taking place next to Albion House. We are currently working with Newcastle City Council and relevant property developers to try to minimise this impact.
It has 48 en-suite six bedroom apartments, seven standard studios and one small studio.
Access and safety
We take the safety of our students very seriously and there is an on-site CCTV and a coded door entry system to ensure your peace of mind.
Centrally located in the City Centre and ideally positioned for the main Campus and Business School.
St James Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Managed by NUstudenthomes
Albion House is managed by the University's Private Sector Team NUstudenthomes
Please contact Grant Jackson if you have any queries.
Tel: 0191 2088493
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Albion House reception informationAlbion House reception information
St James Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3333
The reception at Albion House is unmanned and all queries should be reported via the number above, or you can use our online enquiry forms:
If you're a current student, you can send a query via the student enquiry form.
Prospective students and parents can contact us via our online enquiry form.
If you would prefer to speak to someone in person we have officers who can deal with your query at Level 2 Kings Gate.
If you have any problems after hours or need emergency assistance contact our:
Estates Security Service
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6817
Public transport informationPublic transport information
St James Metro station is a short walk away.
There are Metro trains every 10 minutes to and from this station.
Albion House is within five minutes’ walk of the city centre where there are buses, Metros and trains to all locations.
For bus times and fares refer to Nexus Travel Line or contact them by telephone on 0871 200 2233.
Calls to this number will cost 10 pence a minute from a landline and considerably more from a mobile.
From Newcastle Central Station you can take the Metro to St James Station.
Taxis are also available from the Central Station.
Newcastle International Airport is about seven miles northwest of Newcastle University.
A taxi from the airport will take about 15 minutes, costing approximately £15.
You can also travel by Metro (rapid transport system) to St James Station which will take approximately 20–25 minutes.
Find out how much it costs to stay with us in 2017/2018.
Albion House is privately owned but is managed by NUstudenthomes - the property management team within the University accommodation service.
The contract runs from 15 September 2017 to 7 September 2018.
Your costs include a hot water and heating allowance of £6.47 per person per week (£330.00 per year). You will be liable for any charge above this allowance figure.
WiFi includes standard broadband of 20mb/s. Upgrades are available.
The damages deposit for Albion House is £200.
Find out more about how to pay your rent.
|Type of Room||Weekly Rate||Annual Rate|
|Single standard with en-suite||£129.78||£6,637.32|
The studio apartments are available for single occupancy only.
Available to postgraduate students and returning undergraduate students.
One DDA compliant, hearing impaired, en suite study-bedroom with deaf alerter equipment included.
Take a virtual tour of our accommodation.
The virtual tours of our accommodation give you a view of a small sample of our bedrooms and communal areas.
We have a variety of room types, and we can't show you every variation. The room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown in the virtual tours.