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The View

From £160 / week
2 Offers + Bills Included
Barrack Road, Newcastle NE1 4SH
Distance from Newcastle University
30 mins
10 mins
No Visa No Pay
No University No Pay
Best Value

Introducing The View


The View is an outstanding student accommodation in Newcastle, providing an array of high-quality studios and shared apartments for students to choose from. Its proximity to Newcastle University and Newcastle Business School makes it an ideal residential option for students seeking a convenient home.

Newcastle has consistently ranked as one of the most beloved student cities in the UK and is an ideal location for students to embark on their educational journey. Joining a diverse community of students from around the world, students will find themselves in the midst of a vibrant city teeming with knowledge and cultural experiences. With its renowned academic institutions, excellent shopping scenes, noteworthy landmarks, warm locals, and deep-rooted history, Newcastle has a beautiful experience to offer to students. As a friendly and contemporary city in the heart of England, Newcastle stands as an iconic location for The View accommodation.


The View accommodation enjoys a prime location surrounded by popular restaurants, bars, pubs, clubs, and shopping centres such as Cineworld, St. James Park, Eldon Square Shopping Center, and China Town. It is located near popular restaurants such as The Dispensary Coffee House + Eatery, which is located within a 1-minute walking distance, and Blackfriars Restaurant, Red Fire Restaurant, Master Restaurant, Chilli Padi, Bar + Block Steakhouse, Dojo Restaurant and King Neptune are within a 6-minute walking distance from the property. Discovery Museum, Great North Museum: Hancock, Life Science Centre, Exhibition Park, Saltwell Park, Gibside, Sunderland Museum Winter Gardens, Laing Art Gallery and Tyne Bridge creates an allure for every student’s living experience, providing ample opportunities for entertainment and exploration.


The View student housing in Newcastle is located within excellent connectivity to public transportation, which enables students to conveniently navigate the city. The nearest transport links are Barrack Road - St James Park bus stop and St James subway station, located within a minute's walking distance from the property. Strawberry Place, Newcastle St James, Newcastle St James (Stand C) and Newcastle St James (Stand D) are other bus stops located close to the accommodation.


Each room at The View student accommodation is well-illuminated and equipped with a range of amenities, including a comfortable bed, wardrobe, private bathroom or shower, and stylish communal areas where students can socialise with friends. Students can stay entertained with games in the dedicated games room and maintain fitness in the state-of-the-art gym. The study zone offers a conducive environment for academic studies, while the provision of free high-speed WiFi allows students to stream seamlessly. Additional conveniences such as on-site laundry facilities, contents insurance, cycle storage, CCTV security, and round-the-clock on-site support aim to enhance every student’s stay and minimise any inconveniences they may face.

Room Type:

The View accommodation offers a variety of room types, including studios and en-suite rooms, with options available in the Standard, Deluxe, Silver, Gold and Platinum categories. The apartments provide private rooms and bathrooms, while the en-suite rooms also feature a private kitchen. Every room at The View is equipped with contemporary amenities and creates a welcoming atmosphere, ensuring that students can enjoy a fantastic student experience in a cosy setting.

Key Locations:

Universities Miles Transportation Miles Places Of Interest Miles
Newcastle University - Newcastle upon Tyne Campus 0.3 Haymarket Bus Station 0.3 Newcastle Castle 0.3
Northumbria University - City Campus 0.5 Haymarket Metro Station 0.3 St. Thomas' Church 0.4
Newcastle University - Coach Lane Campus 2.7 Newcastle Central Station 0.7 Grainger Town 0.6
Northumbria University - Coach Lane Campus 2.9 Monument Metro Station 0.7 The Discovery Museum 0.7
Durham University - Queen's Campus, Stockton 34.6 St James' Metro Station 0.9 The Great North Museum: Hancock 1.1

Price Trend

The View Standard En-suite
The View Standard En-suite
Deluxe En-Suite
Silver Studio
Gold Studio
Platinum Studio

Data Source: UniAcco historical data (For reference)


Barrack Road, Newcastle NE1 4SH

Room Types in The View

Generic Room
The View Standard En-suite
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • BedDouble Bed
  • ShowerPrivate Bathroom
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-11-1142 week£160 / week£100
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Generic Room
Deluxe En-Suite
  • study-deskStudy desk and chair
  • underbed-storageUnderbed Storage
  • wardrobeWardrobe
  • windowWindows / Curtains
  • BedDouble Bed
Move - InDurationRentDeposit
2023-09-0951 week£175 / week£100
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What to expect at The View

Electric Stove
Book Shelf
Radiator / AC
Communal Relaxing & Study Area
Electronic Key Fob Entry System
Parcel Receipt Service
24x7 Dedicated Support
Bike Storage

The View Reviews

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Jad Alabdi | newcastle-university

Sep 12, 2023

The building is stunning and situated in a location close to everything including the university, city centre, many shops and more. Tesco express is adjacent to the building which is the best part.

The View FAQs

If you provide written evidence from the University, within SEVEN days of your results being published and no later than 1st September (which ever date is the sooner), that you do not have a place we will release you from the contract without penalty and refund the deposit paid.

Only full time students can live with Downing Students. You may be asked to provide proof of your student status and it is very important that you notify us immediately if this changes.

Provided, you have NOT collected the keys, and that you have evidence in writing that your application has been refused we will release you from the tenancy and refund the deposit. If the Tenancy has already commenced, and you have NOT collected your keys, you will be charged for the period from the ‘Tenancy Start Date’ to the date you provide us with evidence that you have not been granted a VISA If you have moved into the accommodation prior to your Visa application being declined you will be responsible for the rent until we can find a student to rent your room.

This is usually given to you when you enrol at University, or you can apply to your Students Services/Registrations office.

Sorry, no pets are allowed.

Yes, a parent or legal Guardian resident in the UK must stand as Guarantor. The Guarantor is legally bound to pay any debts accrued during the tenancy if the tenant refuses to pay. Overseas Students who cannot provide a Guarantor please refer to the options provided on the payment tariff.

Downing Students accepts payment by Mastercard and Visa debit and credit card, and Western Union. All amounts due must be paid in UK Sterling.

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