Set up home in a quiet and leafy part of the city, filled with former warehouses transformed into gallery spaces and a wealth of trendy eateries. Kick-start a lazy weekend with an all-American burger at Mustang ‘S’ Ally, which is just a short stroll down the road. Stop by nearby Northern Print art gallery to see contemporary printworks, or even have a go at making your own. Spend the evening bar-hopping on the Quayside, or sip a pint just moments from home at traditional Victorian pub The Cumberland Arms. Later, catch a film at the stylish, independent Tyneside Cinema.Walk to Northumbria University in under 15 minutes from your new home at Stepney Yard, or reach Newcastle University in 20. You’ll have the student-friendly city centre within easy reach on foot, but you can also walk to nearby New Bridge Street to catch one of the frequent buses into town. Visit award-winning charity Recyke y’bike underneath the train tracks nearby to pick up a second-hand bicycle and pedal around.Wake up in your comfy double bed in your light and airy room, then step onto your balcony to catch some morning rays while you sip your coffee. You can choose a cool split-level home for even more space. Rustle up a quick breakfast with the fully integrated kitchenette in your apartment. At the weekend, pop out to the Tesco supermarket, just down the road, for the supplies to cook a full English breakfast at home, or head to The Tower art gallery and café to enjoy a hot panini while you check out the urban graffiti.Come back to Stepney Yard after your lectures to chill out in the open plan living area while you catch up on your day with your friends. If you’re feeling energetic, work up a sweat in the gym – with everything from cardio to weight training machines, you’ll find everything you need to get your heart rate pumping. Then, head home and make some pasta in the stylish fitted kitchen to eat while you check emails, or gather some friends around the dining table for a relaxed dinner party. After, arrange to meet your mates to watch your favourite movie in the state-of-the-art on-site cinema room.Your home will have plenty of storage space, so you’ll find it easy to keep everything tidy. And with a desk in your room, you’ll have a quiet space of your own to keep on top of your work.