Grand Hotel is available for our postgraduate students. Situated above the University bookshop on campus, it's ideally located for all that the city centre can offer.
Our facilities include:
- on-site laundrette
- communal TV (licence included)
Take a look at our accommodation overview (PDF: 162 KB) to see how this residence compares to others.
Grand Hotel offers self-catered en-suite accommodation, right on campus for postgraduate students. On each floor there are two or three central kitchen/lounges, where you can eat and meet with your friends. There's also a separate TV lounge. As well as providing you with a crockery pack (PDF: 59 KB) to help you get started, we also give you a free bedding pack to ensure you are comfortable from day one.
As the Grand Hotel is located right on campus, there is no car parking or bike storage available.
Access and safety
Rooms are spread across three floors. There is an entry phone system. We take the safety of our students very seriously and Estates Security Officers patrol our accommodation to ensure your peace of mind.
A Residences Manager is responsible for Residential Services as well as welfare and discipline and a Customer Services Manager is responsible for Reception Services.
Residences Manager: Dianne Wilson
Assistant Residences Manager: Lynne Roberton and Michelle Ridley
Grand Hotel is located on campus above the University book shop, next to King's Gate - our student services building.
You couldn’t find a better location for accommodation - on campus, in the city centre.
139A Percy Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
Grand Hotel reception informationGrand Hotel reception information
This accommodation uses the reception at Windsor Terrace.
16 Windsor Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: + 44(0) 191 208 8859
Customer Services Manager: Stephanie Barton
Customer Services Team Leader: Beverley Armstrong
Reception opening times
Monday to Friday 8.00-18.00
Outside of opening times
If you have any problems after hours or need emergency assistance contact our:
Estates Security Service
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 6817
Find out how much it costs to stay with us.
Grand Hotel is University-managed accommodation.
The contract is a fixed term period of either 38 weeks (25 September 2016 to 18 June 2017) or 50 weeks (20 September 2016 to 4 September 2017) and covers the duration of the academic year. Rents are charged per day, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (ie earlier arrival), you will incur additional accommodation charges at the relevant daily rate.
All utility bills are included, WiFi is free and we also provide Personal Possessions Insurance.
Find out more about how to pay your rent.
|Type of Room||Weekly Rate||Annual Rate (50 weeks)|
|Single with en-suite||£125.37||£6,250.59|
|Single deluxe with en-suite||£140.77||£7,018.39|
Our accommodation is accessible to all and we support students who have particular needs or disabilities
We offer two accessible en-suite study-bedrooms fitted with a wardrobe with pull down hanging rail, fire alarm strobe warning light and a pull cord alarm. The bedroom furniture is mobile and height adjustable. There is also a charging point for mobility scooters. The en-suites are equipped with a pull cord alarm, one washbasin, one hand rinse basin, plus hinged support and grab rails.
Two of the communal kitchens are equipped with lowered worktops, a sink and hob with front facing controls, a low level cupboard unit and fire alarm strobe warning light.
All pull cord alarms are connected directly to Windsor Terrace Reception and are monitored by Estate Security Service outside of normal opening hours.
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 large variety of room types so can't show every variation. The room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown in the virtual tours.