403 King Street, Aberdeen

King St, Aberdeen, AB24 3BZ, United Kingdom
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0.6 mi from City Center
0.6 mi from City Center( 13m. 4m. 4m)
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city center | 0.6 mi
North East Scotland College | 0.5 mi
University of Aberdeen | 0.5 mi
Marischal College | 0.6 mi
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About the Property

Located at the heart of Aberdeen, 403 King Street Aberdeen stands as a sought-after student accommodation in Aberdeen. Offering shared apartments, 403 King Street Aberdeen ensures comfortable living with all-inclusive amenities. The University of Aberdeen and North East Scotland College are conveniently close, with Marischal College, The James Hutton Institute, and Robert Gordon University also within easy reach, making it an ideal location for academic pursuits. 403 King Street Aberdeen, located amidst Aberdeen's famed architecture and picturesque landscapes, is more than just a residence; it's a gateway to an unforgettable chapter in a student's life.

Located on the northeastern coast of Scotland, Aberdeen is a vibrant city known for its rich history, stunning architecture, and bustling energy industry. Often referred to as the "Granite City" due to the widespread use of locally quarried grey granite in its buildings, Aberdeen boasts a distinctive urban landscape characterised by elegant granite structures. The city's history dates back over 8,000 years, with evidence of settlement dating to the Stone Age. Aberdeen's strategic location on the North Sea has long made it a hub for trade and commerce, particularly in fishing and shipping. Today, it remains an important centre for the oil and gas industry, with many major oil companies having a presence in the city.

Aberdeen's skyline is dominated by iconic landmarks such as Marischal College, the second-largest granite building in the world, and St. Machar's Cathedral, a stunning example of mediaeval architecture. The city is also home to beautiful parks and gardens, including the expansive Duthie Park with its striking floral displays and the tranquil Hazlehead Park, offering a peaceful retreat from urban life. Culturally, Aberdeen is vibrant and diverse, with a thriving arts scene encompassing theatres, galleries, and live music venues. The city hosts numerous festivals and events throughout the year, celebrating everything from traditional Scottish music and dance to contemporary arts and literature.

Features

403 King Street Aberdeen offers comfortable living with modern amenities. Each room includes a ¾ double bed with storage, mirrored wardrobe, desk, and seating area. Residents have access to a range of appliances, including a dishwasher, washing machine, dryer, hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, kettle, and toaster. Rent covers water, gas, internet, and Wi-Fi, along with contents insurance. Common amenities include parking, bike storage, and regular cleaning. Staff are available to accept parcels, and safety is ensured with 24/7 CCTV and secure intercom entry. With its convenient location and comprehensive amenities, this accommodation provides residents with a comfortable and secure living experience at 403 King Street Aberdeen.

Location and What's Hot?

Boasting a desirable location, the 403 King Street Aberdeen student accommodation stands proudly in a neighbourhood that brims with the vibrancy of student life and the calm of homely comfort. Being a short distance away from renowned institutions like The James Hutton Institute, North East Scotland College, Robert Gordon University, and the esteemed University of Aberdeen, which are located just a short distance away from 403 King Street Aberdeen. Just a short stroll away, you'll find an array of eateries and hangout spots to tantalise your taste buds. Have a delicious slice of Pizza at Big Mannys' Pizza, or enjoy a bubble tea with friends at Hey Luck Bubble Tea. For your grocery runs, Many Mart and Lidl is your go-to for all the essentials, while a night out could take you to the lively ambience of The Bobbin.

When it comes to keeping healthy, the proximity to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary ensures peace of mind. Green spaces like Victoria Park offer a tranquil retreat from your studies. Culture enthusiasts will revel in the nearby Aberdeen Art Gallery and the heritage-rich Provost Skene's House, enhancing the allure for those deeply interested in the arts and history.

For a change of scenery, the serene surroundings of Seaton Park or the historical Old Aberdeen need no introduction. They provide the perfect backdrop for weekend explorations and quiet study dates under the shadow of grand trees. Codona's is a popular amusement park, and students can catch stunning sunsets at the Aberdeen Beach Front.

Further cementing the appeal of 403 King Street Aberdeen student accommodation is its proximity to essential services and student-friendly hangout zones, thereby making 403 King Street Aberdeen a prime choice for those seeking a perfect blend of convenience and style in their student living experience.

Commute

For students residing at 403 King Street Aberdeen, city exploration and campus commutes are a breeze thanks to the 403 King Street Aberdeen excellent location. Major public transport stops are conveniently located close by, offering easy access to various parts of Aberdeen. Students have the option to catch a bus from the St Peter Street bus stop for local travel or use the Aberdeen Train Station for further trips. When it comes to going green, there are also bike rental services for an eco-friendly option. Overall, the connectivity from 403 King Street Aberdeen student accommodation ensures that students have reliable and efficient means to get around the city.

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Frequently Asked Questions

When should I book?

You should book well in advance to avoid disappointment. They do accept late bookings, however this is based on availability which may be limited.

Can I stay over the summer months?

Yes, many of their properties offer extended stays through the summer months.  Please contact individual property for details.

What is the waiting list?

If you select a room type that is currently unavailable their team will contact you to offer you another room type, or they can place you on a waiting list free of charge for your original room choice.

What is the likelihood of getting a waiting list room?

It is impossible to predict as it is dependent on cancellations.

When do applications usually open?

They accept applications all year round.

Is there an advantage to booking early?

Booking early will ensure you have the best chance of securing your preferred room type.

Can I extend my stay?

Yes, please contact reception if you need to extend your stay and they will be happy to advise. However, this is subject to availability.

What if I have a special requirement?

They are committed to assisting everyone and to be inclusive to everyone who wants to stay with us so if you have a special requirement then please don’t hesitate to ask us ahead of your booking or please mention this on your application form and they will do our best to accommodate your requirement.

Can I make group bookings?

Yes, they accept groups. Please contact the property before making your reservation to discuss availability.

Can I share with my friends?

Yes – please make it clear on the application form who you would like to share with. It is best to book early so that this can be arranged as it is subject to availability.

Is there a discount if a group of us want to book a full apartment?

While they don’t have a group discount scheme, from time to time they have special deals and other promotions which may be in place when you are booking (eg.‘Refer a Friend’ and ‘Early Bird’ promotions) so please ask our property manager if any of these will apply to your booking.

Can I choose a specific room?

In all cases you can choose a specific ‘room type’.  Dependant on the property, you may also be able to choose a specific room of your choice.  Please contact the property for details.

Who will I be allocated with?

They try our utmost to allocate likeminded students together (eg based on year of study).  Single-sex apartments are also available. However, this is subject to the type of rooms booked by our students and may not always be possible.

Can I request a room move if I do not get along with the people I am sharing with?

They will always first try to establish if there is anything that can be done to help you and your housemates to live in harmony without anyone moving room. However, move requests will be accommodated whenever possible, subject to availability and a cleaning/admin charge.

When is my rent due?

To allow you to avoid paying one big lump sum and to co-inside with student loan payments, rent is collected in instalments at different times of the year depending on the property you are living in. Please review your license agreement which clearly details rent due dates for your property.  Full details are available on request from your chosen property.

When are my first payments due?

In order to secure your booking, the deposit is payable at the time of signing tenancy agreement.

What if I do not pay the initial payment within 7 days?

If you do not pay the booking deposit within 7 days any room being held will be automatically released. Do contact us as soon as possible in order to avoid the room being released to someone else.

Are the rates negotiable?

Rates are set to offer our students the best possible value and unfortunately cannot be negotiated.

What is included in the rent?

Weekly rent quoted is inclusive of utility bills and broadband services (subject to a fair usage allowance). Republic of Ireland Weekly rent quoted is exclusive of utility charges an additional fixed (subject to a fair usage allowance) utilities charge applies. Consult the what they offer section of each property’s webpage for specific details.

What is the cancellation policy?

They apply a 14 day ‘cooling off period’ to bookings during which time all monies paid are refundable. Please refer to your tenancy agreement or the sample agreement on our website for your specific property for cancelation details in relation to your booking.

What if I leave early?

If you decide to leave early you remain responsible for the rent for the duration for your tenancy. However, if you are able to find a suitable replacement for your room, then the tenancy will be cancelled. In line with your tenancy agreement refunds will only be given when a suitable replacement is found.

Are there Laundry facilities?

Please check your specific property for details. In some locations our apartments have their own washing machine however in general each property has an on-site self-service laundrette (usage charges apply).

Is parking available?

Properties generally have limited or no parking facilities but this will vary from property to property. Please enquire at your specific property for details.  However, all our properties are well served by public transport.

Can I receive deliveries/post?

Yes, they will sign for them and keep them at reception for you to collect.

What utilities and amenities are in the apartment?

Utilities and amenities vary from property to property, specifics for your property are details on the specific property page.

Do you provide bedding?

They do not provide bedding.

Do I need a TV Licence?

No, they provide the TV licence and this is included within your rent.

Will the apartment/room be cleaned during my stay?

No, students will be expected to maintain the cleanliness of the shared facilities and their own bedroom. If however you would like to have your apartment cleaned for you it may be possible to arrange this for an additional charge

What do I do if something is not working in my apartment?

Our on-site maintenance team will try to resolve any issues you raise with us on the same day as you log the issue with us. All issues must be logged via our student portal. Where they need to arrange parts and the issue cannot be resolved that day they will keep you informed at all times as to what the likely timescales are.

Can I have pets?

Sorry, they do not allow pets.

How can I get to the city centre?

There are public transport options on your doorstep and the city centre is also within walking and cycling distance.  Your welcome pack will provide full details.

What are resident co-ordinators?

Resident co-ordinators are students just like you who live here but are employed by us for a small number of hours each week to help us support residents. Being a resident co-ordinator involves reception duties and assisting with our busy events programme.

How do I become a resident co-ordinator?

Email your CV and covering letter to our Accommodation Manager and they will be in touch with further information.

Am I allowed overnight guests?

Yes, please register overnight guests in advance. Length of stay restrictions are in place and some terms and conditions apply.

Will my apartment be inspected?

Yes, inspections will be carried out in each apartment a number of times during your stay and any damages or cleanliness issues will be addressed by the management team. Additional charges may be incurred for damages and/or cleaning services.

Is there a curfew?

No, students may come and go as they please. However, they must carry their student ID with them for verification purposes.

Until what time can a visitor stay?

Visitors can stay until 11pm, unless they have been registered as an overnight guest.

Can I have friends stay over?

Yes, but for health and safety reasons requests for overnight guests must be submitted to reception. As your apartment is shared with other residents and to ensure peaceful living for all it is intended that this policy operates on a ‘fair use’ basis.

Is the property safe?

The property is staffed 24/7 and is fitted with CCTV surveillance systems. All bedrooms contain their own locking system. During the hours of darkness, the entrance is locked, and access is only available to registered student ID holders.

When can I move in?

They will contact all students with a move-in slot prior to arrival.

What do I need to bring for check in?

They will require proof of student status eg a student ID or a letter from your university, and a valid passport or driving licence. They must have received payment of your deposit and any rent due (as set out in your tenancy agreement) before they are able to give you access to your room.

What do I need to bring with me?

Apartments are fully furnished but check your student handbook for specific equipment schedule for your building.
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Student Accomodations in Aberdeen

Aberdeen Student Accommodation

Finding suitable Aberdeen student accommodation, Scotland, may feel a challenge; however, amber eases the process for students coming from around the world. Thousands of students enrol at the University of Aberdeen, Robert Gordon University, and many more universities, creating a shortage of suitable Aberdeen student accommodation for many. Since off campus student accommodation in Aberdeen is affordable, you can choose from a range of room configurations available, including ensuites, studios, and bedroom apartments.

Located in Scotland, the port city of Aberdeen is pocket-friendly compared to other cities in the United Kingdom. All student houses in Aberdeen are built keeping in mind student's comfort and needs. The city has something for everybody, and you can find shared room options and private studios according to her budget. While offering comfort and top-class amenities, the student apartments in Aberdeen are also close to facilities such as cafes, eateries, bars, and shopping stores. Some of the popular Aberdeen student accommodation options near the city centre are Spring Gardens, Trinity Court, Mealmarket Exchange, and many more

About Aberdeen

Situated in North East Scotland, Aberdeen, a city steeped in cultural heritage and economic prowess, stands as the third most populous city in Scotland. Known for its maritime history and as a global centre for offshore oil expeditions, this Granite City boasts impressive architecture, rich in granite structures that twinkle under the sun. Aberdeen's economic growth is closely tied to its oil industry, but it's also a bustling hub for education, with a sizeable student population contributing to the lively academia.

Students looking for Aberdeen student accommodation will find a plethora of options that cater to diverse needs and preferences. From vibrant neighbourhoods in the city centre that offer a mix of contemporary living and historical charm to tranquil spots ideal for focused academic pursuits, accommodation in Aberdeen encompasses a spectrum of selections. As a city with a QS Student Cities index ranking that attests to its desirability for students, Aberdeen continues to blend tradition and modernity, making it an excellent locale for those seeking academic achievement amidst a backdrop of cultural richness and economic stability.

Best Student Accommodation in Aberdeen

Students require a number of essential things while studying at universities. The daily needs can stress a student, but one of the essential requirements for students is finding an ideal student accommodation. A good student accommodation impacts the whole student journey as well as shapes a student’s personal and social growth. While choosing the perfect Aberdeen student accommodation, you must consider factors such as sustainability, lifestyle, and commuting services before choosing an ideal student accommodation. With amber, you can find a range of Aberdeen student accommodation options that cater to their specific needs and preferences. The options for private Aberdeen student accommodation is easily accessible to an array of cafes, restaurants and stores, making it an ideal choice for students. Here are some of the popular accommodation options to include:

1. Linksfield 

2. Powis Place

3. Pittodrie Street

4. Justice Mill Studios

5. Fraser Studios

6. The Combworks

7. Caledon Court

8. 207 King Street

9. Froghall

10. 403 King Street

Cost of Living in Aberdeen

Aberdeen student accommodation offers some of the most economical student lifestyles. A lot of factors, such as the location of the Aberdeen student accommodation, the rent, personal preferences and spending habits, come into play when it comes to the cost of living. Below is the detailed guide to the expenses that you must consider:

1. Food: £100-£150/week

2. Gas and electricity: £50-£70/week

3. Internet & mobile phone: £30-£50/week

4. Dinner at a restaurant: £50-£150/week

5. Laundry: £25-£40/week

6. Stationery and Textbooks: £20-£30/week

7. Clothing: £50-£75/month

8. Travel (buses, trams, and trains): £90-£150/month

Student Travel Aberdeen

Getting around the city of Aberdeen is relatively easy and doesn't require much effort at all. Almost all the student apartments in Aberdeen are located in and around the city and are well-connected via the city’s public transport. Students choose to travel by public transport as it is inexpensive, and transit cards are offered such that they become economical. Besides commuting by bus or train, students can also use cycles or walk to get around the city. Hiring private cars or carpooling can also be another way to get around the city from your student housing Aberdeen property. Here are some transport links near your Aberdeen student accommodation:

1. Bus

Stagecoach Bus and First Bus are listed city bus services in Aberdeen. These buses run from the north and south of the city. Students can go for either contactless or cash payments for the bus fares. Single-journey ticket prices start from approximately £2 for adults. You can take the Aberdeen Bus Station, Airyhall Drive bus stop, and Erskine Street bus stop located near your Aberdeen student accommodation

2. Train

Aberdeen railway station is the leading UK rail network, and Abellio ScotRail has frequent direct trains to major cities where you can travel. Students can book their tickets in advance or buy them when they travel. The anytime single fare is approximately £41.80, and the booking fee can be as low as £5.

3. Cycling: Cycling is the most popular and sustainable way of travelling. There are several beautiful and safe cycling trails available in and around the city. In addition, you will also find secure bike/cycle storage spaces and facilities at your student accommodation in Aberdeen.

Student Lifestyle and Living in Aberdeen

Aberdeen is one of the busiest cities in Scotland. The hustling and bustling can be heard loudly until late at night in this city. The city has a wide range of cultural activities, amenities, and museums. Various options Aberdeen student accommodation are in prime locations where students can easily explore the best parts of the city.

Apart from this, there are many places where students can relax and have a peaceful time. Bars and pubs are everywhere to give students the time of their life. You can visit the Union Cafe & Bistro, Cafe Society, Cafe Cognito, and The Long Dog Cafe when you’re craving good coffee. Enjoy a good meal at The Braided Fig, Chaophraya, Mi Amore, and No.10 Bar and Restaurant. Love to party? Then head to Northern Bar, Molly Malones, and Prince of Wales. Malls, open spaces, and other recreational centres are all up for grabs for students to enjoy their leisure time peacefully. The Aberdeen Art Gallery, The Aberdeen Maritime Museum, and the Marischal Museum are widely renowned museums in the city. It is also home to many cultural and youth festivals like the Aberdeen International Youth Festival, The Aberdeen Student Show, and InterVarsity Folk Dance Festival. If you love the outdoors, you can explore Duthie Park, Johnston Gardens, and Garden Roof Park. Students can see what suits them best and get the best out of what the city offers.

Aberdeen Tourist Attractions

With so many captivating tourist attractions and things to do, it's no wonder Aberdeen is among the most famous cities in the world. The picturesque views, historical palaces, green spaces, and traditions make it intriguing and attract a large group of people, especially students new to the city. Some popular attractions accessible from your student accommodation in Aberdeen include:

1. Aberdeen Maritime Museum
2. The Gordon Highlanders Museum
3. Aberdeen Art Gallery
4. Slains Castle
5. His Majesty’s Theatre
6. Hazlehead Park

Universities in Aberdeen

There are many universities in Aberdeen offering a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees across disciplines like marketing, law, business, medicine, and engineering. Here are a few universities situated near your Aberdeen student accommodation:

1. University of Aberdeen

2. Robert Gordon University

3. Marischal College

4. North East Scotland College

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