Introducing The Glassworks

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If you are searching for luxury student accommodation in Newcastle upon Tyne, then let us introduce you to our newest property to hit the North East city, The Glassworks.  

This fabulous new property is situated in a fantastic location close to all the key attractions within the city centre and has modern facilities on-site.  

Thinking of moving to the Geordie city? Carry on reading to find out why The Glassworks is the ultimate destination for the next academic year!  

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About The Glassworks 

The Glassworks is Prestige’s new student accommodation property located on Coquet Street, just a short walk away from the River Tyne and only a 15-minute walk from the centre of the city.  

There’s so much available to do here at The Glassworks to make sure that you have the best possible student experience whilst studying in Newcastle! Keep reading to find out why it’s the best home away from home below.  

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Student Living  

This luxurious property has been designed specifically for every modern student’s needs with great on-site facilities to make use of and fully equipped en-suite rooms which combine a communal living space with a private bedroom and bathroom.  

We also have stunning studio rooms which come fully furnished with a private kitchen and bathroom space so you can enjoy independent student living. 

If you’re keen to have a dual occupancy room to share with a friend or partner, that’s no problem nor is it any extra charge!

En-suite room

Student Experience  

Meeting new people has never been easier thanks to our great on-site social spaces which are completely accessible to students and included within the rent at The Glassworks.  

The cinema room is the place to go to sit back with some popcorn and watch a film, if you enjoy a Netflix marathon, you’ll love this space which comes with cosy bean bags to perch up on.  

If games are more your style, then our games room has everything you need to get competitive from pool tables to foosball tables to ping pong! 

On top of this, there is also a private courtyard area outside with tables and chairs so you can enjoy the warm weather during the summer months without having to stroll too far from home. 

Fancy hosting a dinner party? There’s a private dining room you can book using the KLIQ app, so if you have a special occasion coming up you can celebrate in style. You can also check when your parcels arrive using the app!  

There’s even a quiet study area on the ground floor with tons of tables and chairs, as well as couches so you can work on projects with others.  

Staying at The Glassworks also means you will also have a chance to get involved with a wide range of social activities and events across the academic year. 

There really is everything you need onsite for the perfect work/life balance. 

Games room

Property Facilities  

The best part about staying at The Glassworks is our hassle-free all-inclusive pricing, you can make the most of 100Mbps Wi-Fi and included utility bills whilst we do all the hard work. Contents Insurance is also included within your rent, it can’t get much better than that, eh? 

Students can even use our free unlimited printing within the property to print off any university work or important documents – forget about heading to the uni library!  

If you’re bringing your bike to uni with you, you can lock it up in our bike storage space outside. We also ensure the highest standards of safety with CCTV and secure door entry systems within the building, to make you feel right at home.  

If you’ve got a load of washing to do, head down to our laundry room to get your clothes feeling fresh for your next night out.  

Private dining room

Close To Amenities & Attractions 

The Glasswork is situated in a first-class location and is a fantastic choice for those looking to study at any of the universities within Newcastle as there’s a large variety of public transport easily accessible to the property.  

You can hop on a short bus ride to your lectures at Northumbria University or stroll to your classes at Newcastle University, or Newcastle College.  

There are lots of local amenities and landmarks close by to the property so you can experience Newcastle in all its glory. Some notable places include Newcastle Castle, a must-see historical attraction just a 20-minute walk away or a 10-minute bus journey away. 

Eldon Square is the premium shopping and dining destination in the city which is less than a 10-minute taxi drive away from your future student home.  

With The Cluny less than a five-minute walk around the corner from the property, if you ever want to go and see some live music, this is the place! 

There’s great food and drink destinations nearby too including The Tanners Arms and Thali Tray, so you can enjoy some downtime with your new flatmates, as well as some tasty accompaniments!  

Not to mention, there’s some beautiful views to be found like at Newcastle Quayside, just a short stroll from The Glassworks. 

There’s so much on your doorstep here to make sure that you have the best student experience whilst living in Newcastle.  

Newcastle castle

Helpful Property Team  

Here at The Glassworks, we understand the importance that a student’s living environment has on their education and their overall wellbeing, so our helpful on-site property team is on hand to help with anything you require to ensure that you have an elite experience.  

At Prestige, we also work in partnership with your university and student union, as well as Student Mind’s so our hospitality teams are trained to provide the best welfare support to students.  



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Fancy living here whilst studying in Newcastle? Explore The Glassworks property page to secure your student home for the next academic year. Book now to avoid disappointment!  

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