Linksfield, Aberdeen

Linksfield Rd, Aberdeen, AB24 5RJ, United Kingdom
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0.9 mi from Aberdeen
0.9 mi from City Center( 19m. 8m. 5m)
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University of Aberdeen | 0.4 mi
North East Scotland College | 0.7 mi
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About the Property

Located in the heart of Aberdeen at 24 Linksfield Rd, Aberdeen AB24 5RJ, UK, Linksfield, Aberdeen offers a comfortable and convenient student accommodation experience to those looking to immerse themselves in their studies. This private student accommodation in Aberdeen provides various options, including Standard - 3 Bed Flat, 2 Bed Flat with Study, and Standard Plus - 3 Bed Flat. Notably, Linksfield, Aberdeen is well-situated for students from the University of Aberdeen, which is just a short distance away, as well as Marischal College, The James Hutton Institute, North East Scotland College, and Robert Gordon University, all located conveniently close to ensure minimal commute time.

The city of Aberdeen, renowned for its granite architecture and strong educational heritage, offers a vibrant backdrop for the Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation. Known as the ‘Silver City’ due to the mica in the stonework glinting in the sunlight, Aberdeen hosts a significant student population, partly due to the prestigious University of Aberdeen, which consistently ranks among the top universities in the UK. Drawing scholars from diverse backgrounds, Aberdeen boasts a rich cultural tapestry and a storied history that contributes to its reputation as a centre of intellect and culture. In proximity to Linksfield, Aberdeen, students can explore local attractions such as the Aberdeen Art Gallery and the Maritime Museum, adding depth to their educational voyage. By choosing Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation, students are not only investing in their academic pursuits but also in a lifestyle enriched by the city’s historical and cultural offers. This property is meticulously provided by mezzino - a trusted property management group ensuring a holistic student living experience.

Features

At Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation reaches new heights of comfort and convenience. Providing a refined living experience, this property ensures that life for students is made easy and enjoyable, places students right in the heart of the city, convenient for both academic pursuits and leisurely explorations.

The range of room types, including the Standard - 3 Bed Flat, 2 Bed Flat with Study, and Standard Plus - 3 Bed Flat, come fully furnished to create a homely and comfortable atmosphere right from the start. Each living space is coupled with ample room storage, allowing students to keep their personal items and academic materials organised and easily accessible. The inclusion of kitchens equipped with appliances offers residents the opportunity to explore their culinary skills and host dinner parties or engage in social cooking sessions.

Another major draw for students is the study area, a dedicated space within the Linksfield, Aberdeen accommodation for students to concentrate on their studies without distractions. For those domestic tasks, the property provides convenient ironing facilities and essential household supplies. The presence of common amenities like additional storage helps with keeping sports equipment or seasonal clothing out of the way when not in use.

Essential services such as parking and parcel collection are included, adding to the day-to-day ease and ensuring peace of mind. Managed by the renowned Mezzino, students can rest assured knowing that any accommodation-related concerns are efficiently handled. Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation is designed not just for living but for a lifestyle that complements the academic and social aspects of university life.

Location and What's Hot?

Right next to the charming streets and vibrant academic life of Aberdeen, Linksfield, Aberdeen offers a prime living experience for students looking for top-notch accommodation in Aberdeen. Ideally situated near the city's academic institutions, the University of Aberdeen and Robert Gordon University are just outside your door, allowing for a smooth transition between home and school. Additionally, the historical Marischal College and esteemed North East Scotland College further enhance the scholarly ambience of the area.

Dining and entertainment options abound near Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation, with a diverse selection of eateries catering to all taste buds. Enjoy a warm cup of coffee at the quaint local cafes or indulge in international cuisines at nearby restaurants. For grocery needs, several stores are readily available, ensuring a stress-free living situation for students managing their time between studies and domestic tasks.

Relaxation and recreational pursuits are never too far away, with numerous parks offering peaceful retreats for a break from the hustle and bustle. Whether you’re keen on morning jogs or leisurely evening strolls, these green spaces provide a perfect backdrop. For those seeking medical services, the area hosts reliable hospitals, ensuring peace of mind regarding health and well-being.

If cultural exploration tickles your fancy, plenty of tourist attractions wait to be discovered, offering insights into Aberdeen's rich heritage. Meanwhile, the nightlife scene around Linksfield, Aberdeen, bursts with energy, with several bars where you can unwind and socialise after a long day of academia.

Every convenience is considered at Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation, from the fully furnished rooms tailored for student needs to the proximity of essential amenities and leisure spots. It’s more than just a place to stay; it's a vibrant hub that puts you at the heart of student life in Aberdeen. Enjoy the blend of convenience and comfort in a location where everything you need is always within your reach at Linksfield, Aberdeen.

Commute

When it comes to convenience and connectivity, Linksfield, Aberdeen student accommodation excels. Residents have easy access to various modes of public transportation, ensuring a smooth commute to educational institutions and city attractions. Bus stops like Orchard Street and Linksfield Road are readily available, offering direct routes across Aberdeen and beyond. Additionally, railway stations in the vicinity link students to different parts of the city and neighbouring areas. The presence of tram stops and subway stations within a stone's throw further adds to the appeal, allowing for effortless urban exploration. With these transport options at your doorstep, travelling around the city from Linksfield, Aberdeen, becomes a breeze, reflecting the perfect balance of comfort and convenience.

Distance

Sports Village

1 min walk


City Centre

22 min walk 
7 min bus


Tesco

1 min walk


Student Bar

3 min walk

Room Types

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Cancellation Policies (2)

  • Cooling Off Period
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  • Early termination by students
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Payment Policies (4)

  • Booking Deposit
    This property doesn’t require booking deposit.
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  • Pay In Instalment
    This property offers 1, 2, 12 flexible instalment plans.
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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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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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