Barker House, our conveniently located student accommodation in Newcastle is within walking distance of Newcastle University, Northumbria University and Newcastle College. If you are a cyclist then Newcastle University is only a short 5 minute ride away and Northumbria University is only a 4 minute bike ride.
Barker House has everything you need to make your studies as comfortable and productive as possible, with all rooms featuring en suites and fast WiFi as well as a Plasma TV for those moments when you need to relax with your favourite Netflix series.
The property has ample bike storage and laundry facilities and you can be certain that you will be safe and secure at Barker House with our on-site biometric entry system as well as CCTV to ensure your peace of mind.
We will soon have a wonderful new common room and study area, giving students even more reasons to choose Barker House!
Newcastle is a vibrant lively city in the North East of England. Famed for it's nightlife there are no shortage of nightclubs particularly along the river Tyne.
If you're into music Newcastle has a thriving music scene with the Metro Arena and the O2 Academy regularly hosting big gigs, not to mention countless smaller events in smaller venues throughout the city all year round.
Newcastle also plenty of trendy cafes, tea shops and restaurants to visit during the day. A student favourite is the popular Quilliam Brothers tea shop, which serves over 200 different types of tea and plenty of delicious cakes. It also has a cinema where there are frequent (free!) film nights.