Nido The Bridge, 50-54 Union St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1AH

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Located in the vibrant and popular Upper Ouseburn, Nido The Bridge is just minutes from Newcastle city centre. You’ll have easy access to local shops and some of the city’s most popular student hangouts including cafes, restaurants, bars and music venues, all a few minutes from your front door. 

The Bridge is one of three Nido’s in Newcastle, a true student-led community. You can get to know your neighbours at Nido Stepney Yard and use all of the facilities including social and study spaces.

Less than 10 minutes’ walk to Northumbria University and 20 minutes to Newcastle University,  there are no early starts or long commutes to worry about. The area is a safe neighbourhood ideal for students, so you’ll feel right at home.

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What's included

You’ve told us what’s important to you in your accommodation and we’ve made sure to include it in our Nidos. All bills are included in your stay, the fastest WiFi and community places to make friends and socialise, plus a few more things…

All utilities included
200Mbps WiFi
Events throughout the year
On-site maintenance & housekeeping
24-hour CCTV
Private garden
Discounts with brand partners
Quiet study room
Cinema room
Communal lounge with games


We think a lot about the design of our facilities. Each space at Nido is fully furnished with little touches that make a positive difference to sustainable living. We want you to be able to enjoy every single facility, from community spaces to the laundry room.

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The Bridge team

Hello, I'm Patrycja and I'm here to make sure you have the best possible stay with us.
Patrycja Bartos-Kolodziej
General Manager
Hello there! I’m Tamla, here to make your stay enjoyable from booking to check out!
Tamla Paolozzi
Hi there! I'm Josh. I'm here to make you feel right at home with us.
Josh Launchbury
Hi, I’m Scott. I’m sure you’ll see me around, always happy to help.
Scott Braun
Maintenance Technician

What's nearby

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The neighbourhood

Scream for Pizza

Visit Scream for Pizza for cheap and cheerful handmade pizzas. Using locally and seasonally sourced ingredients, Scream is popular for their large variety of sourdough pizzas cooked in a firewood oven. YUM.


Ernest is an independent café bar situated in the top end of Ouseburn serving great food and drink.

The Garage

Whether you’re looking for healthy alternatives or tasty treats, The Garage serves breakfast, lunch and coffee all week long.

Angel of the North

Arguably Newcastle’s most famous landmark, the Angel of the North stands at 20m tall and 54 metres wide.

The Biscuit Factory

A contemporary art gallery, The Biscuit Factory is the largest commercial art, craft and design gallery in the UK.

The Victoria Tunnel

The Victoria Tunnel is a wagonway that runs under the city. Take a tour of the tunnels and get a bit of Newcastle history.

Intu Eldon Square

For home and fashion shopping, you can indulge in some retail therapy at the Eldon Square shopping centre.

Quayside Market

The market has been part of North East culture for as long as anyone can remember, taking place each week from 9am-4pm

Star & Shadow

This cosy volunteer-run community cinema is home to both gigs and exhibitions all year round.

Tup Tup Palace

One of Newcastle’s best clubs, Tup Tup is a multi-level nightclub with lavish Eastern-style interiors.

The Botanist

Explore a secret garden of food and drink, where the Botanist bar staff will craft cool and unusual concoctions for your pleasure.

Tyne Bar

The Tyne Bar is the place to be for great drinks, great food, and most importantly, great music. Find them in Ouseburn Valley.