Craigievar Development

Garthdee location.

About 5 minute walk to campus and 45 minute walk (or 20-25 minutes by bus) to Union Street. A large Sainsbury’s is about a 5 minute walk away with a 24 hour Asda just a few minutes further.

Number of Residents

8, solely for RGU.

Room Types

Eight one-bed self-contained studio apartments.

Site Layout

3-storey block containing 7 self-contained studio apartments plus a single ground floor studio apartment with separate access and adapted for disabled access. A small drying area is at the rear.


3 parking spaces at the front of the property available free of charge on a first come first served basis. The property is located in a Resident Parking Zone and if you are not able to park in the designated parking spaces for Craigievar Development you will need to purchase a parking voucher costing £4.50 per day.


Bus route 1 from nearby Auchinyell Road or bus route 2 from Garthdee Road to travel to the city centre (20-25 minutes). Plan your route on Google Maps between Craigievar Development and the campus, or between Craigievar Development and the city centre.

Did you know?

  • This is the only accommodation we have which you can book for two people so if you wish to book as a couple or share with a friend or family member this could be an option for you.
  • Each flat has its own washing machine for you to use meaning no additional laundry fees.
  • Just a 5 minute walk to campus and located in a quiet residential area, this site is particularly suitable for mature or post-graduate students who want their own space.
  • Deeside Way is just a short stroll away and provides a beautiful area to walk or cycle.

Site Information Sheet: Craigievar Development 2017-18 (PDF 319KB)

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  • Kitchen and Lounge area
    Kitchen and Lounge area


 Plan your route on Google Maps between Craigievar Development and the campus, or between Craigievar Development and the city centre.


Please note that a rent advance of £250 is required to be paid at the time of accepting the accommodation. This is included within the total price.

Accommodation Costs 2017 to 2018 (PDF 479KB)

Craigievar Development Accommodation Prices 2017-18

One bedroom flat: single occupancy *

40 weeks

50 weeks





One bedroom flat: twin/double occupancy *

40 weeks

50 weeks





* The cost of utilities (electricity, gas) at Craigievar Development is not included in the rent. Prices are per person

Contact Details

Craigievar Development

Craigievar Development
8A-8G/10 Craigievar Crescent
AB10 7DD

Get directions to Craigievar Development (Google Maps)

Contact Numbers

RGU Staff

RGU: ResLife Emergency Out-of-Hours

Monday-Friday: 7am-7pm based at Garthdee House Annexe
Saturday: 9am-6.30pm based at Sir Ian Wood Building
Sunday: 9am-3.30pm based at Sir Ian Wood Building

All other times (based at Ramsay Development)

+44 (0) 1224 263770 (Monday to Friday)
+44 (0) 1224 262288 (Saturday/Sunday)

+44 (0) 7801 793912