Accommodation

Park Terrace

Park Terrace

Overview

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

Please note that the nearby academic building is being redeveloped, and as such some noise from the building site may be experienced during your stay at Park Terrace. If you are noise sensitive, you might want to take this into consideration before applying to stay in this accommodation.

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Front view of Park Terrace

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

Shared kitchen/lounge

Shared kitchen/lounge

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

‌‌Facilities

Our facilities include:

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

* If you bring your own TV or watch using a personal electronic device, you will need to purchase your own licence.

Lifestyle

Part of Kensington/Park Student Village, 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).

Please note that building works will be ongoing at a nearby site, and as such noise from the site may be experienced during your stay. If you are noise sensitive, you might want to take this into consideration before applying to stay in this accommodation.

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

 

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

Find out how much it costs to stay with us.

Your contract

Park Terrace is University-owned accommodation.

2021-2022 residents

The contract is a fixed-term period of 40 weeks 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 roomWeekly rate (2021/22)Annual rate (40 weeks - UG) 
226 Single with en-suite £144.34 £5,773.60  
17 Single deluxe with en-suite £162.05 £6,482.00

 

Accessible Rooms

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

Information about accessible rooms is available on request. For further details please visit Accessible Accommodation

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

Find out about getting in touch with your reception.

Contact information 

Reception
Kensington Terrace
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4BB

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

Customer Services Team Leader: Kate Stobbs

Assistant Customer Services Manager: James Croydon

Customer Services Manager: Sian Crossey (Mon-Wed), Louise Small (Thur-Fri)

Reception opening times

Reception doors are open Monday to Friday, 08.30 – 17.45 and the Customer Services team can also be contacted by telephone and email from 08.00 – 18.00.

Due to the ongoing Covid 19 situation, our reception opening hours are subject to change.  Any amendments will be communicated to our residents and signage showing the new opening hours will be displayed by the reception entrance.

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.

Key collection for new arrivals

We look forward to welcoming you to your new home. When you arrive into Newcastle, please make your way to reception to collect your keys.

If you expect to arrive outside of opening hours, you'll need to contact our Estates Security Office on +44 (0) 191 208 6817. Security Officers will arrange to meet and give you your key and you will be asked to show a copy of your Accommodation Acceptance with details of your room allocation.