The Combworks

455 George Street Aberdeen AB25 3YB   View Map

The Combworks is a brand new spectacular student accommodation located on George Street in Aberdeen. Enjoy living in close proximity of the city centre and the University of Aberdeen, reducing on your travel time and giving you more time for yourself. Choose from a wide range of Studio Apartments and enjoy Communal Social Spaces, Outdoor Courtyard with mini lawns, Common Room, Onsite Laundry Facilities, Bike Storage and Onsite Maintenance Team.

All rooms at The Combworks accommodation are well furnished and thoughtfully designed to ensure that you have the perfect student life in the city. Each studio comes fully furnished with a comfortable bed, study space, ample storage for all your belongings and a private shower. Your apartment will also have a comfortable seating area for you and when you have your friends over. The kitchen in the apartment is fully fitted as well, so that you can come home to prepping your meals comfortably. The apartment offers you a great place to put your thoughts together and work on your research without being distracted. One needs to make the most of the university life, which is where the amazing social spaces of the property come in. When not studying come down and spend time with your friends in the common room. You could watch a movie on your laptops or simply catch up with each other over a cup of coffee. Enjoy the brilliant weather in the outdoor courtyard, it's not always sunny but when it is, you know where to be! The mini lawns are beautiful, maybe bring a spritzer whilst you enjoy the weather. If you plan on bringing your bike with you then there is bike storage on the property for your convenience.

International students in Aberdeen will find much more than castles and owls to explore in the city. You and your friends will love spending time at Beach Esplanade, there are plenty places to eat here and then, of course, you can always enjoy the sun and sand. There is the Pittodrie Stadium too that you can visit. Watch a game with a stadium full of fans of the Aberdeen F.C.

When at home there is plenty to explore near the student accommodation as well. If you are looking to foster your no-cook mood then head over to Native, this is the perfect restaurant to enjoy good food, is under 2mins walk from the property and you will be able to enjoy the company of your friends. Enjoy your weekends at Espionage, dance to the tunes of the best DJ in town and enjoy some of the classiest cocktails. Being on a 5mins walk from the property, you and your friends wouldn’t even have a hard time finding your way back home after a long night of partying.

Features

Outdoor Courtyards

On-site laundry facilities

Bike Storage

Study Rooms

Wifi

Common Room

On-site management

Onsite maintenance

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Safety

24-hour security

CCTV

Onsite maintenance

Onsite security

Secure Door Entry

Price Also Include

Electricity Bill

Gas Bill

Water Bill

Wifi

Book your room

Bronze Studio

Bronze Studio is a self contained apartment offering fully furnished room with 3/4 size or double bed, study area, wardrobe, storage area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. The studio is well built having good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 31/Aug/19
Per week £134
Total £ 6834.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 13/Jul/19
Per week £139
Total £ 6116.00

Silver Studio

Silver Studio is a self contained apartment offering fully furnished room with 3/4 size or double bed, study area, wardrobe, storage area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. The studio is well built having good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 31/Aug/19
Per week £149
Total £ 7599.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 13/Jul/19
Per week £154
Total £ 6776.00

Gold Studio

Gold Studio is a self contained apartment offering fully furnished room with 3/4 size or double bed, study area, wardrobe, storage area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. The studio is well built having good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 31/Aug/19
Per week £165
Total £ 8415.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 13/Jul/19
Per week £170
Total £ 7480.00

Platinum Studio

Platinum Studio is a self contained apartment offering fully furnished room with 3/4 size or double bed, study area, wardrobe, storage area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. The studio is well built having good storage and living space.
Weeks 51
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 31/Aug/19
Per week £179
Total £ 9129.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 13/Jul/19
Per week £185
Total £ 8140.00

Platinum Plus Studio

Platinum Plus Studio is a self contained apartment offering fully furnished room with 3/4 size or double bed, study area, wardrobe, storage area, ensuite bathroom and kitchenette. The studio is well built having good storage and living space. Dual occupancy also available at no additional cost.
Weeks 51
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 31/Aug/19
Per week £189
Total £ 9639.00
Weeks 44
Move-in 08/Sep/18
Move-out 13/Jul/19
Per week £200
Total £ 8800.00

Bronze Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (08/Sep/18 - 31/Aug/19)
£134 per Week (£ 6834.00 total )
44 Week (08/Sep/18 - 13/Jul/19)
£139 per Week (£ 6116.00 total )

Silver Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (08/Sep/18 - 31/Aug/19)
£149 per Week (£ 7599.00 total )
44 Week (08/Sep/18 - 13/Jul/19)
£154 per Week (£ 6776.00 total )

Gold Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (08/Sep/18 - 31/Aug/19)
£165 per Week (£ 8415.00 total )
44 Week (08/Sep/18 - 13/Jul/19)
£170 per Week (£ 7480.00 total )

Platinum Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (08/Sep/18 - 31/Aug/19)
£179 per Week (£ 9129.00 total )
44 Week (08/Sep/18 - 13/Jul/19)
£185 per Week (£ 8140.00 total )

Platinum Plus Studio

Room Details

Select Tenancy to book:
51 Week (08/Sep/18 - 31/Aug/19)
£189 per Week (£ 9639.00 total )
44 Week (08/Sep/18 - 13/Jul/19)
£200 per Week (£ 8800.00 total )

Essentials

Booking Deposit: £250 to confirm your booking. This is converted into a refundable security deposit at the start of your tenancy.

Rent Payments:
Pay in Full
Pay in 3 instalments with a UK Guarantor - first due before moving in, second in January and third in April

Mode of Payment: Pay by Credit Card, Debit Card or Bank Transfer

If you cancel your room booking within 14-days of your Accommodation Offer (provided you have not seen the accommodation) then you will be entitled to a full refund of booking fees. After 14 days, the booking fee is non-refundable.

 

If you do not sign the tenancy agreement within the 14-days cool off period, the landlord will cancel your booking automatically and retain your booking fee.

 

If you have made your booking less than 14 days before your scheduled check-in date, you may cancel your booking until the 14-days after receipt of the Accommodation Offer or the date you actually check-in, whichever comes earlier.

 

If you cancel your booking after the 14-days cool off period, your booking fees is not refunded and you will be required to meet the obligations set out within the Tenancy Agreement, until you are able to find a replacement tenancy to take over your tenancy.

 

If for any reason you decide to leave during your contracted term after moving in, the landlord may agree to release you from your contract. In this case, you are required to provide a replacement tenant to take over your room for the remaining period of your contract.

 

If you do not meet the grades of the university you initially applied to OR fail to receive a VISA, you may be released from the contract and receive a refund of your deposit provided you provide the documents as a proof of this. 

Who can live here ?

Any full-time student (minimum 16 hours per week) enrolled in a university or college, who is 18 years of age or older on the date they submit the application form.

 

What is the contract length?

We offer a variety of contract lengths from short term summer and semester stays and longer academic year stays. Some semester stays may be available so please enquire with our bookings team.

 

What is included in the room rate?

All utility bills (water, lights, and electricity), 100Mb internet access, 24 hour security, contents insurance and gym access at specific sites only.

 

Can I choose my room in the building?

Normally rooms are allocated on a first come first served basis. You can specify any special requests at the time of your booking and we will do our best to accommodate you in that room.

 

Is there somewhere to store my bike?

Yes, all residences have secure bike storage available free to residents.

 

Do you have extra storage for suitcases?

If students need to arrive earlier than the check-in time on their contract start date, it is fine to leave suitcases with the Reception team until it's time to check-in. However, there is no storage space at any of the  residences, and any luggage is left at your own risk.

 

What furniture is in my room?

Our rooms are all standardised and have the same high-quality furniture throughout.

 

What are the guest policies?

Residences are your home so you are allowed to have friends and family visit you when you want, we just ask that you respect your fellow residents and sign your guests in and out of the buildings so we know who is in the building in case of an emergency.

 

 

Is there a curfew?

No, you can come and go as you please. 24-hour security will be available to welcome you at the front door.

 

Can I smoke in my room?

No. You may smoke outside in designated smoking areas.

 

 

Will I have a phone in-room?

Phones are not provided in-room, however Ask4 have provided VOIP telecoms which is available using your laptop and allows residents to call home at discounted rates.

 

Will I have a TV in-room?

No, however flat screen TV’s are provided in all communal areas and IPTV is available to stream on your laptop.

 

Will my room be cleaned?

We have a housekeeping team on-site, they will clean all communal areas in the residence. This does not include your room, however you can arrange a room clean with them directly at additional cost.

 

 

What if something in my room breaks?

We have a maintenance team on-site, they maintain the residence and make sure that it is always in the best order for students living in the building. Should you have a problem with anything in your room; say your fridge stops working or a lightbulb needs replacing, they will fix it as soon as possible for you. Maintenance issues can be reported online through your student portal.

 

 

Are there accessible facilities throughout the buildings?

All of our our residences feature accessible rooms alongside wheelchair and mobility access throughout.

 

 

Is there a laundry?

Yes. We have enlistted the help of laundry specialists Circuit to manage our laundry facilities within the residence.

 

Is the use of the Gym included in my rent?

Yes. We have a fully kitted out gym and fitness suite in some of our residences. This is free for students to use and open 24hrs a day.

 

 

What about my Post?

Our front desk and security staff will take collections for you and sort your mail. Each resident has a secure mailbox which they share with around 4/5 students living in the building.

 

What hours can I use the courtyard?

The courtyard is open from 10am-10pm and is a smoke-free zone.           

 

 

Do you provide bedding?

No. It is up to students to purchase their own bedding.

 

Can I move in early?

Yes, if your room is available. The additional charge will be at the current room rate per week and early move ins are on a week not daily basis. Please check with our team as to whether your room is available to secure an early arrival.

 

What do I need to bring?

Provided your checklist is complete and the required rent payment is received, you will only need to provide an ID at Reception when you arrive to check-in

 

What documents are required for me to check-in?

We require a copy of your passport, visa, photo and proof of address.

These documents must be uploaded to the Student Portal within 10 days of receiving your accommodation offer. Failure to do this will mean that your check-in could be severely delayed and could possibly result in you not being able to check in.

 

What if I want to live in a different  residence to the one I have booked?

Should a resident book with us at one of our residence and then want to move to another residence, this will be possible providing there are rooms available.

 

Do I need a television licence?

Yes, if you watch television in your bedroom. All homes in the UK require a television licence and your room is treated as a home under the licensing authority's definition. There is a large screen television with Sky in the Social Hub which has a television licence associated with it. However, for IPTV provided by Ask4 and viewed in your room, you will need a licence.

 

What other charges can I expect?

You will have to pay for laundry, phone calls, your TV licence, upgrade of insurance or internet packages, and any items purchased from the vending machine.

 

Can I pay by Bank Transfer?

It is possible to pay by bank transfer, however please be aware that it can take up to 5 working days to reach us and the payment must be showing in your account before you would be able to check-in to the residence. 

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