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With an excellent location, a team of friendly staff and superb community spirit, settling in and getting to know your fellow students in The Combworks is easy, right from the moment you arrive.

The Combworks is ideal for students that value the privacy of the independent living, with each studio fully equipped with everything you need. There is a separate kitchenette, dining area, TV, comfy bed, desk and storage space, and an ensuite shower room for independent individuals. All prices shown are per person, per week.

Furnished with everything you need to call it home, put your feet up and watch a film with your mates in the common room or get on with some work in the study area before the next social event kicks off.

The best thing about The Combworks location is that it's close to both universities, the city centres just a few minutes away and you'll be right next door to the Butchers Arms talk about a great local pub.

Apartment Facilities

Utility bills All included
Kitchenette Private
Contents Insurance

Community Facilities

24 hour CCTV
100Mb WiFi
Utility bills included
Lovely courtyard
Secure bike storage
Laundry room (pay per use)
Plenty of bike storage
On-site maintenance


Silver Studio£155 - £165/week
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area18 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Our Silver Studios provide a little more floor space to help you make yourself at home.Double bed

  • Wardrobe, TV & gas radiator
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave & 2-ring hob
Gold Studio£155 - £165/week
Lease Duration44 week - 51 week
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area19 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen


Our Gold Studios come with considerably more space - these rooms are perfect to sit back and relax in or entertain guests.

  • Double bed
  • Wardrobe, TV & gas radiator
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave & 2-ring hob
Bronze Studio£179/week
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area16 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Compact, cosy and modern, Bronze Studios are ideal if you want a stylish room at a more affordable price.

  • Double bed
  • Wardrobe, TV & gas radiator
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave & 2-ring hob
Platinum Studio£190/week
Min. Lease Duration52 week
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area25 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

With plenty of space and seating, our Platinum Studios are perfect for those who love to have friends around.

  • Two comfy armchairs
  • Two large wardrobes
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave & 4-ring hob
Platinum Plus Studio£195/week
Min. Lease Duration51 week
Bathrooms1 Bath
Area28 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

The Platinum Studio Plus is the largest room in The Combworks - ideal for two, or one who loves their space.Seating area for two

  • Two large wardrobes
  • Kettle, toaster, microwave & 4-ring hob

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation before you move in: 

To confirm your application, the deposit required is 250. This fee is held by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme and is returnable at the end of your tenancy, providing you meet the terms in the Agreement. You also need to read and sign the Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement (the "Agreement") before you move in. Once you have paid your deposit and signed your Agreement online you are agreeing to take up your place within the accommodation and are bound to pay the Agreement fee until the end of the period set out in the Agreement. Any subsequent request to cancel will require you to find a student to replace you, who is approved by aparto, to take over your Agreement. This carries an administration fee of 100. 

The following is applicable to first year students only: 

If you are not successful in obtaining your place at your chosen university/college then dont worry, we can help. We will consider a release from your Agreement and refund of any advance Rent payment where you can provide proof that you did not obtain a place at a university/college which is within a reasonable distance from the student accommodation you have booked. You will need to submit your request to cancel in writing or email along with the proof to the Accommodation Manager at your chosen location within five working days of confirmation having been received that you did not obtain a place at your chosen university/college We will also consider the same release terms if you fail to obtain your visa to study. However, you will need to send us proof of such within five days of receipt from the visa office, and before 1st September 2019. 

Cancellation after you have moved in: 

1. Replacement if you wish to leave the accommodation after you have moved in, you will need to find a suitable replacement to take over your agreement, and you will remain liable for all licence fee payments until the replacement has signed a new licence agreement, paid and checked into the accommodation. Only at this point are we able to release you from your Agreement and refund you any overpayment that may be due on your account. Replacements carry a 100 administration fee. 

2. Without replacement we will only consider any release without replacement in exceptional circumstances, such as on medical grounds. Any request will need to be accompanied by evidence, such as a doctor's letter, in writing, and sent to the General Manager. The General Manager's decision whether to release under exceptional circumstances is final.

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to bring with me when I arrive?

On the day you move in, youll need to bring along kitchen items, bedding, clothing and any personal items to make you feel at home. Be sure to bring some form of ID with you, too.

Where do I go when I arrive?

Please head straight to the reception: The Combworks, 455 George Street, Aberdeen, AB25 3YB

Youll be greeted by a friendly member of our team. Well give you lots of information and of course, your fob key. If you are arriving out of hours, please let us know in advance and well be waiting to help you.

Do I have to be a student to live here?

To live here you must be a student, enrolled in a college or university, and be 18 years or older at the time of check-in.

Do I need to have a UK guarantor?

We only require a UK guarantor if youve requested to pay in instalments. Without one, the full amount of your rent has to be paid in August.

Whats included in my rent?

Friendly team

On-site maintenance

Regular programme of social events

Stylish common room with lounge and study areas

Courtyard area

En-suite studio room

Price inclusive of utility bills and contents insurance

100Mb broadband and Wi-Fi

Laundry room (pay per use)

Plenty of bike storage

What happens if I dont pay my rent?

In some cases, legal action will be taken in order to recoup the amount.

Is there a Booking Fee?

Yes, it is 250.

What do I do if something isnt working in my apartment?

However small the problem, be sure to contact reception and fill in a quick repair form, and our facilities will get right to it.

Can I receive post?

Sure, all of this propertys residents have their own letterbox and will be given a key to check their post at any time. If you have a parcel delivered, reception will look after it, just be sure to bring your ID with you upon collection.

Is there somewhere to keep my bike?

Absolutely, theres lots of secure bike storage areas for you to use.

What will I need to do before I move out of my room?

Pack up all your belongings and give the room a clean itd be lovely if you left in the same condition as you found it. Once thats done, hand over your fob and post box key, say your goodbyes, and be sure to have a great summer.

Will I be sharing a room?

Unless youve opted for a Premium or Premium Plus studio room for dual occupancy, all of our rooms are single occupancy.

Who is responsible for cleaning my Studio?

Thats down to you you can bring your rubbish/recycling to the bin store, and all collections are included in your rent.

Who cleans the communal areas?

The aparto team will take care of cleaning these areas, but please be sure to look after them as much as possible.

Where can I smoke?

Our building and grounds are non-smoking, but smokers are welcome to smoke outside of the building off-site.

Can I choose what floor I live on?

Yep, its entirely up to you just let us know what youd prefer at the time of booking.

Can family and friends visit?

Of course, theyre welcome to come and see you throughout your studies. However, only one guest is allowed to stay in your room for a maximum of 3 nights a week. And, you must be with them the entire duration of their stay and sign them in on arrival.

Who is responsible for a guest while theyre on the premises?

During their visit, you are responsible for your guest they must be signed in/out and follow all aparto regulations while theyre here.

Can we have a party?

Go for it, but please consider your fellow residents living in the building, and give the apartment a clean once youre finished.

Do I have Wi-Fi?

Indeed, it will. With our standard package you will get free up to 70MB/s high-speed broadband and Wi-Fi connection throughout the building, including bedrooms; however, this fluctuates in usage. If youre looking for an even speedier and more stable service, you can use our ethernet connection available in your room.

You can connect up to 3 devices, so its perfect for browsing Instagram, watching your favourite Netflix series and studying of course!

The Internet is provided by our reliable partner, Ask4 and they give you the option to upgrade your bandwidth package for a small fee, if you need extra speed for those gaming nights.

Is a TV provided?

The propertys main common room has a TV, but you can bring one along for your own room or the shared lounge/dining area, just be sure to get a TV Licence before your Netflix sessions.

What kitchen equipment is supplied?

In your studio kitchen, youll find a toaster, kettle, hob and microwave/oven, as well as a fridge/freezer and plenty of storage. Well supply a general waste bin, a recycling bin, broom, dustpan, mob and bucket, iron and ironing board.

However, youll need to bring your own utensils, dishes, pots and pans, and other small appliances.

What else is in my studio room?

To keep you as comfortable as possible, your room features three drawers, shelving, a small double bed with under-bed storage and shelving, a wardrobe, small dining table and dining chairs, a fully kitted-out kitchen and en-suite bathroom.

Youll need to bring along your own bedding though.

Can I personalise my room?

Yeah, of course. Its your room, so make yourself at home! But be sure to return the room to us in good condition, as you may be charged for any damages you incurred through term time.

Can I pay my rent monthly?

Rent is usually paid through 3 instalments over the year, but feel free to talk to your Accommodation Manager, as you may be able to pay by other means depending on your circumstances.

Can I stay in my room over Easter/Christmas breaks, etc?

You can your room is yours to stay in from the start of the tenancy agreement.

Can I move in before my tenancy starts?

Sorry, this isnt possible right now.

Can I change my tenancy dates to work around my University start and end dates?

Once the dates of your tenancy are set, they cannot be change.


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