Holburn Street, 20 minutes walk to Garthdee Campus

Number of Residents
96 students

Room Types
Ensuite rooms in flats of 5 to 8 people.

Site Layout
Three blocks of four storeys, with fourteen flats total. Main site office is accessible from Holburn Street. Flats are accessed from the car park off Crathie Terrace, or Riverside Terrace (pedestrian only).

Crathie is an environmentally aware site, with automated lighting in communal areas and solar panels on the roof.

Limited parking available (no extra charge).

Bus route 1 direct to the campus, or bus route 2 to the city centre, both from adjacent Holburn Street. By foot, the campus is 15-25 minutes walk and the city centre is 20-30 minutes walk.

Coin-operated washers and tumble dryers available in a shared area on-site.

Wired and wireless availability, with speeds up to 16 Mb/s (up to 24 Mb/s from September 2014). Ethernet connections available in bedrooms only (resident supplies own CAT5 cable) with wireless available throughout the flat. Multiple speed upgrades available from KeySurf for an additional charge.

Lease Length
40 or 50 weeks

Costs for 2014/15
40 week lease - £132 per week, £5280 in total
50 week lease - £129 per week, £6450 in total

Crathie Student Village
515-519 Holburn Street
AB10 7LG

(If your satellite navigation does not recognise this postcode, use AB10 7LY instead.)

Contact Numbers
Crathie Site Office (8am-6:30pm Mon-Fri): 01224 263995
Emergency Out-of-Hours (all other times): 07807 839933

Information and FAQ Sheet: Crathie Student Village (pdf 140KB)

Conditions of Lease: Crathie Student Village (Session 2014/15) (pdf 80KB)

Crathie Student Village: Virtual Tour

Local amenities

  • Looking towards Aberdeen city centre
    Looking towards Aberdeen city centre
  • Looking towards the River Dee
    Looking towards the River Dee
  • Solar panels and ample parking
    Solar panels and ample parking
  • Bedroom
  • Ensuite Facilities
    Ensuite Facilities
  • Holburn Street side
    Holburn Street side
  • External
  • External
  • Kitchen area
    Kitchen area
  • Lounge area
    Lounge area