Sandyford is located in the east end bordered by the City Centre and neighbouring Jesmond. Sandyford is a large student dominated area because of its close proximity to the Universities and RVI training hospital, all within easy walking distance. It also benefits from a regular bus service. It is similar to both Heaton and Jesmond in terms of street layout and architecture and offers a great range of properties to rent in a group or individually. Many of the streets have allocated parking permits for residents.
Sandyford has a great social atmosphere with Archbold Terrace housing Mr Lynch a bar loved by students in the area with special deals on food and drinks, live bands and DJ’s. The Valley Junction Indian restaurant is also on Archbold Terrace serving up authentic Indian cusisine. Starbeck in the heart of Sandyford is home to several businesses including an Italian bistro, sandwich shops, an award winning fish and chip shop, Chinese takeaway, Italian restaurant, post office, a selection of hairdressers and local car garages.
Rents in Sandyford range from £55-£85 per person per week.