Accommodation Options in Newport

If you are looking for accommodation either for the night before or the evening of our Open Day, then check out our useful guide of where you can stay.
Why not make the most of your weekend and explore the local area and sights of Newport whilst you are here!

Newport Student Village

You can try out our student accommodation at Newport Student Village.

Prices are £25 for a single room and £35 for a double room. All rooms are supplied with bedding, towels and toiletries and the kitchens are fully equipped so you can even make meals during your stay.

If you would like a sneak preview take a look at our accommodation gallery below.

To book email or call 01633 740410 and quote
‘USW Open Day’ to receive this fantastic short stay price.

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There are various hotels either in walking distance or a short drive away from the campus. The mileage listed is approximate driving mileage.

Premier Inn (1.3 miles)

Travel lodge (2.3 miles)

Ibis (2.4 miles)

Priory Hotel (4.8 miles)

Holiday Inn Express (4.8 miles)

Coldra Court Hotel (5 miles)

Celtic Manor Resort (5 miles)


Things to do in Newport

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Friars Walk

Friars Walk is a brand-new £100m retail development which is right opposite Newport City Campus.

As well as an eight-screen multiplex cinema and Super Bowl, you’ll be able to enjoy food at Nandos, Gourmet Burger Kitchen or Chiquito, and enjoy a spot of retail therapy in any of the 75 shops, including brands like New Look, River Island, Topshop and Debenhams. Why not wander over and experience what Friars Walk has to offer?


Best places to go

As well as Friars Walk, there are other hidden gems in Newport you may not be aware of.

There are lots of new places that have opened recently. From the City's award winning brewery opening its own Urban Tap House bar to the Cafe at Ridgeway with fantastic views of the city and the fine dining restaurant Mojo's, Newport has it all. The Art Deco cinema, The Neon has recently re-opened as a multipurpose entertainment venue and there is even an indoor trampolining centre

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Life in Newport

Newport is on the doorstep of the some of the most beautiful parts of the country such as the Vale of Usk, the Wye Valley, the Heritage Coast and the Brecon Beacons National Park. The area has a wealth of heritage attractions including Roman Caerleon – amphitheatre, baths, barracks and National Roman Legion Museum, Tredegar House, Newport Transporter Bridge, Tintern Abbey and Chepstow Castle to name just a few. Why not take a look when you visit?