Garthdee Flats

Close proximity to all Faculties

Number of Residents

 49 students

Room Types

Each bedroom has an ensuite shower and sink, with shared toilet facilities within each flat. Most flats are for five people sharing.

Site Layout

The Round Tower (7 storeys) and Square Tower (5 storeys) are either side of the Scott Sutherland School on campus, each with an additional shared communal area on the top floor. Car park access from Garthdee Road.

Parking

Car permits available from the University's Transport Manager (charge applies). Bike shelters near to the Towers are also available. Parking on campus is subject to restrictions.

Transport

The Towers are in the middle of the campus, with all teaching buildings within easy walking distance. Bus routes 1 and 2 from nearby Garthdee Road direct to city centre. By foot, the city centre is 40-55 minutes walk.

Laundry

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

Internet

Wired and wireless availability, with speeds up to 25 Mb/s. Ethernet connections available in bedrooms (resident supplies own CAT5 cable) with wireless throughout the flat. Multiple speed upgrades available from KeySurf for an additional charge.

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Information Sheet and FAQs: Woolmanhill and Garthdee Towers (PDF 376KB)

Conditions of Lease: Woolmanhill and Garthdee Towers (Session 2014/15) (PDF 82KB)

Conditions of Lease: Woolmanhill and Garthdee Towers (Session 2015/16) (PDF 77KB)

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Image Gallery

  • Round Tower on campus
    Round Tower on campus
  • Communal area, Round Tower
    Communal area, Round Tower
  • Square Tower, and Garthdee House
    Square Tower, and Garthdee House
  • Communal area, Square Tower
    Communal area, Square Tower
  • Kitchen
    Kitchen
  • Looking down the campus
    Looking down the campus

Map

Prices

These options are valid from September 2015 to June 2016 and are subject to availability.

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.

Download the Accommodation Costs 2015/16 (pdf 479KB)

Garthdee Towers

TYPE OF ACCOMMODATION LEASE LENGTH WEEKLY COST PER PERSON TOTAL PRICE
Single ensuite room (Round Tower) * 40 weeks £107 £4280
Single ensuite room (Square Tower) * 40 weeks £109 £4360
* Bedrooms in the Garthdee Towers have an ensuite shower & sink, with communal toilets within the flat.

 

Contact Us

Garthdee Towers

Address
Garthdee Self-Catering Flats
Garthdee Road
Aberdeen
AB10 7QB
Get directions to the Garthdee Towers (Google Maps) 

Contact Numbers
Scott Sutherland FSO Office (8am-6:30pm Mon-Fri, 9:30am-6pm Sat/Sun): 01224 263770
Emergency Out-of-Hours (all other times): 07813 312029