Accommodation

Park Terrace

Park Terrace

Facilities

Park Terrace is an exciting development situated in a prime location on campus, close to the city centre and overlooking Newcastle's Exhibition Park.

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‌‌Facilities

Our facilities include:

  • WiFi
  • Flat-screen TV (licence included)
  • on-site laundrette
  • bike storage

Take a look at our ‌Accommodation Overview (PDF: 64KB) to see how this residence compares to others.

Lifestyle

Park Terrace provides en-suite bedrooms in self-catered flats varying in size from six to 11 bedrooms. The bedrooms contain four foot beds. Each flat has a fully equipped, contemporary kitchen and comfortable common area with flat-screen TV (licence included). We give you a Crockery Pack (PDF: 33KB) to help get you started.

Access and safety

Accommodation is spread over six floors with lift. There are on-site entry-phone systems and CCTV. 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. A Customer Services Manager is responsible for reception services. 

Residences Manager: Dianne Wilson
Assistant Residences Manager: Lynne Robertson and Michelle Ridley

 

Location

The accommodation is in the heart of the university campus overlooking Newcastle's Exhibition Park.

It's within close walking distance of the city centre, with a fantastic range of shops and nightlife. Transport links are close by, with Haymarket Metro station just five minutes' walk away.

Address

Park Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4BB

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Cost

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Your contract

Park Terrace is University-Managed accommodation.

The contract is a fixed-term period of 39 weeks (24 September 2017 to 24 June 2018) 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 roomWeekly rateAnnual rate (39 weeks)
226 single with en-suite £129.78 £5,061.42
17 single deluxe with en-suite £145.67 £5,681.13

Accessible Rooms

Our accommodation is accessible to all and we support students who have particular needs or disabilities

We have three accessible en-suite study-bedrooms fully equipped with a wardrobe with pull-down hanging rail, height-adjustable desk, together with a fire alarm strobe warning light system and pull-cord alarm system.

The en-suite is equipped with pull-cord alarm system next to the washbasin and shower, height-adjustable shower with hinged shower seat and accessible toilet with grab rails throughout.

The communal kitchens are equipped with lowered worktops, sink and hob with front-facing controls and adjustable height worktop, low-level cupboard unit with fire alarm strobe warning light system.

In addition, we have a number of accessible en-suite study-bedrooms, which can be adapted to suit a wide range of personal requirements. We recommend you liaise with the Student Wellbeing Disability Support Service who will work with us to ensure the accommodation is suitable for your needs.

All pull-cord alarms are connected directly to reception and are monitored by Estate Security Service when Reception is closed.

For further information on our accessible accommodation, see our Access for All Leaflet‌ (PDF: 85KB).

Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour of our accommodation.

The virtual tours of our accommodation give you a sample of our bedrooms and communal areas.

We have a large variety of room types and the room you're allocated may look different to the ones shown.

Reception

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Contact information

Reception
Park Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4BB

Telephone: 0191 208 2090
Email: kensington.terrace@ncl.ac.uk

Customer Services Manager: Sian Crossey and Elizabeth Moore
Customer Services Team Leader: Stephen Olver

Reception opening times

The reception is open Monday to Friday, 9.00-11.00 and 16.00-18.00.

Outside of opening hours

If you have any problems outside of our opening hours or if you need emergency assistance, contact our Estates Security Service at +44 (0) 191 208 6817.

September arrivals

Reception opening times will be extended during the main intake period. Please refer to your contract for your move in date.

Extended hours

Tuesday 19th Setpember 08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 20th September 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday 21st September 08:00 - 20:00
Friday 22nd September 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday 23rd September 09:00 - 17:00
Sunday 24th September 09:00 - 17:00

Normal opening hours of 09:00 - 11:00 and 16:00 - 18:00 will apply on Monday 18th September. 

If you require assistance outside of reception opening hours, please contact Estate Security Service on +44 (0) 191 208 6817.