Park Terrace is an exciting development situated in a prime location on campus, close to the city centre and overlooking Newcastle's Exhibition Park.
Our facilities include:
- Flat-screen TV (licence included)
- on-site laundrette
- bike storage
Take a look at our Accommodation Overview (PDF: 75KB) to see how this residence compares to others.
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).
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
Supported by: Michelle Ridley and Alec Hughes
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.
Newcastle upon Tyne
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Jesmond and Haymarket Metro stations are both a reasonable walk away.
There are Metro trains every five minutes during the day. The city centre is within five minutes’ walk.
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 directly to Haymarket station (two stops).
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 either the Haymarket (25 minutes) and follow directions as above.
Find out how much it costs to stay with us.
Park Terrace is University-Managed accommodation.
The contract is a fixed-term period of 40 weeks (23 September 2018 to 30 June 2019) and covers the duration of the academic year.
Rents are charged per day, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (i.e. 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 (40 weeks)|
|226 single with en-suite||£134.33||£5,373.20|
|17 single deluxe with en-suite||£150.78||£6,031.20|
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).
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.
Find out about getting in touch with your reception.
Newcastle upon Tyne
Telephone: 0191 208 2090
Customer Services Manager: Sian Crossey and Elizabeth Moore
Customer Services Assistant Manager: Amy Watson
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.