Accommodation

Turner Court

September 2020 applicants

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Turner Court

Overview

Only a 17-minute walk away from our main campus, Turner Court is part of Portland Green Student Village (PGSV), Newcastle’s largest private student community which offers a true ‘home-away-from-home’ experience to almost 1,500 students every year. Students choose Turner Court for its inclusive community vibe, great location in the trendy Ouseburn Valley and reputation for being one of the friendliest student accommodations in town.

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Front view of Turner Court

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

Single en-suite self-catered bedroom

Shared kitchen/lounge

‌Facilities

Our facilities include:

  • High speed WiFi
  • On-site laundrette
  • On-site gym, free for residents
  • Private courtyards
  • Social area with pool table and large-screen TV, exclusive to Turner Court residents
  • Large community social area
  • Weekly events calendar inc. free food trucks, quiz nights and giveaways

Turner Court is one of our Managed Partnership accommodation sites, owned by Abodus Student Living.

Lifestyle

This popular accommodation offers en-suite rooms in four, five and six bedroom clusters. Each flat has an open-plan lounge/kitchen and rooms have four-foot beds, underbed storage and study area.

There is a recently refurbished social/common room exclusively for Turner Court residents with a pool table and large screen TV. It’s an ideal place to catch up with friends after a hard day studying.

As part of the Portland Green community, Turner Court residents are welcome to use the complimentary on-site facilities including a gym and a large social area, which is home to many free on-site events including pizza nights, free barbering afternoons from a local salon, monthly quiz and termly parties. PGSV is also home to a local yoga studio which offers exclusive discounts to all Portland Green residents.

There is also an external courtyard for sunny days, an on-site supermarket and Subway, so you’ll never go hungry.

Access and safety

Accommodation is spread over eight floors with lifts, entry-phone systems and CCTV. 24/7 onsite professional and friendly staff and night security staff keep a watchful eye on the buildings after dark.

 

Location

This accommodation is just five minutes from the popular Ouseburn area. It's only a short walk from the campus and city centre.

On the edge of the trendy Ouseburn valley, Turner Court, as part of Portland Green Student Village, sits amongst some of the best cafes, pubs and music venues in the city.

Just 12 minutes’ walk to the city centre and 17 minutes’ walk to the main campus, Turner Court is within easy reach of city life but offers a bustling student environment in a cool, growing suburb that’s packed with quirky pubs, along with artists’ studios and visitor attractions. The area's energy and charm make it an exciting place to live, work or play. See what the Ouseburn Valley has on offer for residents of Turner Court.

Calling this place your home will certainly save you cash on taxi fares after a good night out.

A short walk will take you to the campus, passing the Marjorie Robinson Library en route, and then onto city centre shops, bars and restaurants.

Address

Turner Court
Stoddart Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 1AA

A detailed map can be posted or faxed if required by contacting reception.

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Cost

Find out how much it costs to stay with Abodus Student Living.

Your contract

Turner Court is one of our Managed Partnership residences, owned by Abodus Student Living. The length and terms of contract differ to that of the University.

2020-2021 residents

The contract is a fixed term period of 42 weeks covering the academic year and an additional few weeks. Rents are charged per week, so if your contract differs to the standard dates above (i.e. earlier arrival), you will incur additional accommodation charges.

All utility bills are included, WiFi is free and they also provide personal possessions insurance via Endsleigh Insurance.

Find out more about how to pay your rent

Type of roomWeekly rate (2020/21)Annual rate (42 weeks)
Single standard with en-suite £139.27 £5,849.34
Single premium with en-suite £159.35 £6,692.70

You'll need to pay a £150 booking fee when you accept your offer which will convert to a security deposit on the day the tenancy starts. If you are unable to make the payment prior to arrival, you may need to consider applying for different accommodation.

If you are allocated a room in Turner Court and accept it whilst holding only a Conditional Firm offer, and are unsuccessful in obtaining a place to study at Newcastle University, your room allocation will be withdrawn and your application cancelled. If you had paid any upfront fees, these will be refunded to you in full, but there may be a small delay in the refund being processed.

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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. Use your mouse/finger to click/tap within the video window to look around. Keep in mind, 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 details

PGSV Reception
Bryson Court
Portland Street
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 1DT

Telephone: 0191 484 0110

Email: pgsv@abodusstudents.com

Reception opening times

Monday to Saturday: 08:00 - 18:00


The reception is based in Bryson Court building which is part of the Portland Green Student Village.