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true Newcastle Opto, Newcastle

4.7 (25 reviews)

Student Accommodation

City Rd, Newcastle, England NE1 2AQ

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Property ID: S01471889
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Basic Info

No Service Fee Elevator Gym 24 hours security Parcels collect Short lease Double Occupancy(Free)

198 Beds

Highest Floor 7

Living in True Opto Newcastle - your ultimate student accommodation in Newcastle! True Opto Newcastle provides great value for money with its spacious and modern Studio apartments. These apartments come with a double bed, a personal bathroom, and a fully equipped kitchen, along with a stove, sink, microwave, oven, and refrigerator. The building includes a roof terrace that features stunning panoramic views. In addition to having access to a gym, a cinema room, and more communal areas, True Opto Newcastle residents do not have to worry about their utility bills because they are included in the rent. Students can enjoy regular social events in the building, and they can even bring a friend or roommate for free!



The studio apartments at True Newcastle Opto are perfect for students who want a spacious and stylish place to call home. The apartments' kitchen facilities include a microwave, oven, refrigerator, and other essentials. The cost of each room varies by floor, with higher floors costing more. Despite the fact that the apartments are already excellent, students can enjoy additional amenities such as a study room, a movie theatre, and, most importantly, free double occupancy. There is no service charge at True Newcastle Opto, and the complex is staffed 24 hours a day. True Opto Newcastle offers several studio types for students to select, depending on their preferences and budget. The rent varies based on the floor level of the apartment, with higher floors being more expensive.


Along with comfortable living spaces, students have access to communal areas, such as a self-study room, a video conference room, a cinema room, a communal dining hall, a conference room, a laundry room, and a package room. True Newcastle Opto also boasts amenities such as a gym, cinema room, courtyard, rooftop with views of the river, an outdoor events venue, and a common rest area. Regular social events are held in the apartment complex, making it an ideal place to live and study in Newcastle. Students on our platform rave about True Opto Newcastle. They love the fantastic facilities, top-notch service, and friendly staff. The modern and well-equipped rooms, along with a wide range of amenities, make it a welcoming and supportive place to live. Students appreciate the attentive and helpful staff who are always there to assist. With such positive feedback, True Opto Newcastle is highly recommended by students as the go-to choice for Newcastle student accommodation.


Location and What's Hot?

The location of True Newcastle Opto is ideal for students. It is surrounded by various tourist attractions, bars, restaurants, and supermarkets, making it the ideal location for day-to-day living and entertainment. For dining with friends, Portofino Restaurant, Fat Hippo Newcastle, House of Tides, and Moji Restaurant & Karaoke are all great options.


True Newcastle Opto is conveniently located just a stone's throw away from the stunning Gateshead Millennium Bridge. Within a few minutes' walk, students can take in the breathtaking views of the River Tyne and soak up the vibrant atmosphere of the Quayside area. And that's not all! True Newcastle Opto student accommodation is also within easy reach of the bustling Newcastle city centre. With a wide range of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options nearby, students at True Newcastle Opto can enjoy the best of both worlds – the tranquility of the riverside and the excitement of the city centre.



It is easy for students to travel and commute from True Newcastle Opto to their universities and other parts of Newcastle. Newcastle University and Northumbria University (NU) are both within a short distance from the apartments. INTO Newcastle University is just a 6-minute drive away, while Newcastle Law School is a 25-minute metro ride away.


Additionally, True Newcastle Opto is situated within an 18-minute walk from the train station, providing quick and easy transportation links to other parts of Newcastle and beyond. Whether students are looking to explore the city, travel to their universities, or embark on exciting day trips, the proximity to the train station ensures a seamless and efficient journey.


Security & Services:

True Opto Newcastle is not only a great place to call home, but it is also a safe place to live. The Newcastle student accommodation has 24/7 security surveillance, and the service staff are available to help residents day and night. True Opto Newcastle also offers free bicycle storage, CCTV security, and access control entry systems, making it a reliable and secure place to live. Additionally, a team of experienced staff is always available to assist students with any questions or concerns they may have.



25 reviews

Amazing facilities · 12
Super-fast internet · 8
Amazing area · 11
Great customer service · 13



18 Apr 2024 10:12

Clean room, good lighting, very warm reception
Clean room, good lighting, very warm reception



17 Jan 2024 15:07

Very good, good, good, good, good
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House Rules

Cancellation Policy

No Visa No Pay

If the tenant is declined a Visa to study in the UK, by UK Visas and Immigration, they may cancel and obtain a full refund if notice is provided to the landlord before 22nd August 2024, unless:
The tenant did not complete all necessary steps required by UKVI to complete their visa application
The tenant’s university was unable to issue them with a CAS Number to obtain their visa owing to them not completing all necessary steps to complete their application to study.

No Place No Pay

If the Tenant failed to get the results to attend that city and university they selected, they may cancel and obtain a full refund if notice is provided to the landlord before 22nd August 2024, unless;
The tenant is declined a place for any reason other than not meeting the academic requirements to obtain a place (including, but not limited to, academic or other misconduct, financial reasons, or withdrawing from your application or course)
The tenant did not complete all necessary steps required by their university to complete their application in time
The tenant is informing true after the 22nd August 2024. In avoidance of doubt, the tenant needs to submit proof of their cancellation reason to true, in writing, before the 22nd August 2024 otherwise the tenant will be unable to cancel under this term and will be required to find a replacement tenant.
In avoidance of doubt, If the tenant is initially declined a place to study at their selected university, or progress into the next academic year, they must immediately notify the landlord if they intend to appeal the decision with the University. The landlord will confirm to the tenant whether they will continue to benefit from this additional policy during and subsequent to their appeal being made.

Refund Guarantees Time Limit

There is a 5-day cooling off period for bookings made until 31st July 2024 following signature of this Tenancy Agreement, after which the Tenancy Agreement is legally binding (the "Cooling Off Period "). For bookings made on or after the 1st August 2024 there is no cooling off period. If the tenant were to take occupation within their cooling off period, the Tenancy Agreement would be legally binding from the date of occupation and the cooling off period will end immediately.
If the Tenant gives written notice to the Landlord that they wish to cancel the Tenancy Agreement within the Cooling Off Period, the Tenancy Agreement shall be cancelled on the Landlord's receipt of such notice and the Tenant will be entitled to a full refund of any Rent paid by the Tenant, to the account from which it was paid.
Should the Tenant wish to cancel the Tenancy Agreement following the expiry of the Cooling Off Period, the Tenant will be liable for the Rent and for the full period of the Tenancy Agreement and will remain liable for the contractual obligations laid out in the Tenancy Agreement unless the Tenant can offer proof of any of the following:


If the Tenant has chosen to move to a different university in a city which does not yet have true student accommodation, they may cancel and obtain a full refund if notice is provided to the landlord before 22nd August 2024. In this circumstance, if the tenant is moving to a different university within a city where same brand has accommodation, the booking will be moved to the alternative property for a like to like equivalent. If there is no suitable match for both type and price, the booking will be cancelled.
Under the above cancellation reasons
The tenant must supply suitable proof to the landlord in writing within 48 hours of being made aware of the change in circumstances and the landlord may request additional information to support the tenants cancellation request to satisfy themselves of the circumstances of the request.
If at any point the tenant has checked in to the Accommodation, they are unable to cancel the Agreement free of charge and must find a replacement student.
In avoidance of doubt, the tenant must submit proof of their cancellation reason on or before the 22nd August 2024 otherwise the request will be rejected.
Should the tenant need to make a request to cancel the accommodation under any of the above policies the tenant should send a request in writing (with supporting evidence attached) to the site email.
Once the tenant has booked and the cooling off period has elapsed, the tenant is bound into a legal tenancy agreement which requires them to pay for the full period of the tenancy agreement and follow all terms stated within this agreement. The landlord suggests that if the tenant is unsure about exam results, receiving their visa or other conditions on the tenant attending University that they contact the landlord to discuss on the site email. If the cancellation request is accepted by the landlord for one of the above reasons, any Advance Rent Payment will be fully refunded to the account from which it was paid.
Prior to the occupation of this tenancy agreement, the Landlord may be willing to cancel the booking if a replacement tenant is found, by the tenant specified in this agreement, who will take on the full rent liability and terms stated within this tenancy agreement. This decision will be made by the management team at their discretion. This would be in line with our ‘Reletting Policy’ in which extra charges may apply in lieu of administration costs (please refer to “House Rules”).

Pets Policy

No Pet

Double Occupancy Policy

Double occupancy rooms:

true Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

True Studio Plus: Increase of £0 per Week

True Deluxe Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

True River Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

True Deluxe River Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

True Duplex Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

True Accessible Studio: Increase of £0 per Week

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Student Accommodation in Newcastle

Do I need to pay a deposit for my Newcastle accommodation?

While not all student accommodations in Newcastle require a deposit, some Newcastle student housing may ask for one, which could initially be a reservation fee. The specific requirement varies depending on the accommodation you choose. In cases where a deposit is requested, it will be limited to a maximum of five weeks' rent.

Can I get discounts for my Newcastle accommodation?

Yes! Students who make early or advance bookings in Newcastle can take advantage of excellent deals and enjoy lower rental rates. Another way to save on rent is by making a group reservation, which often comes with discounted rates. Additionally, there are ongoing offers and promotions that you should regularly check on our website to stay updated and seize the best opportunities to rent student houses Newcastle.

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How much does Newcastle student home cost?

In Newcastle, student apartment rents range from £300 to £400 per month, while one-bedroom utility apartments cost approximately £600 to £800 per month. On average, students can expect to spend between £3,600 and £9,600 per year on accommodation.