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My Wee Cute Flat in the Centre of Town!

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 322 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

A small but cosy, neat and fully equipped top floor flat in the centre of town!

Welcome to 62 Skene street!

A lovely, fully renovated, 3rd floor (no lift), 1bd flat in central Aberdeen, small but cosy, fully furnished & equipped, very close to the centre.

A managed flat for complete peace of mind in the centre of everything! The flat is also part of VisitScotland's Walkers Scheme while it is good to host up to 2 golfers with some equipment for one of the city's wonderful golf courses! PARKING PERMIT can bee provided COST-FREE upon request in advance!

If a studio or one-bedroom flat for short and slightly longer stays in central Aberdeen is what you look for, look no further!

Included in the price is, well, everything! Professional cleaning prior to arrival, insurance and 24-h emergency response, management, all taxes and fees! On top of that we make sure you have dispensable stuff such as rubbish bags, kitchen and wc papers covering a whole week and on top of that you should find complimentary bottled water and refreshments upon arrival! Other stored, dry food is also complimentary as this is a living apartment and we love providing for our guests! Fast internet, just a couple of DVDs and all appliances are there for you to use as well as additional electric heaters for the very cold days of the winter!

Situated minutes from everything central Aberdeen has to offer, this 3rd floor, 1-bed flat (please note: no elevator) is fully equipped with whatever you might need for your stay, ideal for one or two people (while a small child can sleep on the sofa for a couple of days). The flat is fully insured and professionally managed with 24-hours response available for complete peace of mind and a relaxed check-in and stay. This is a VisitScotland 3-star rated property (2016) also in the scheme for hikers and walkers.

We look forward hosting you!

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Aberdeen in Aberdeen City

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 322 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • An eco-shower bathroom, 2x towel sets are available at first, bathroom storage baskets, towels, hangers.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • No smoking in the bedroom please. A desk and wardrobe are available, extra linen, towels as well. A proper double bed available, a desk, laundry basket, small rubbish basket, hairdryer and the iphone docking station, one bedside table with lamp, storage and hangers!
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Simply come and enjoy!

Reviews

3/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

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My Wee Cute Flat in the Centre of Town!
average rating of 3.0 based on 4 reviews
5

Well worth the climb!

  • 5 of 5

There is a climb of 62 steps to reach Alex's flat, up a musty and unswept staircase, but once inside there is nothing to complain about. The apartment is 3 roomed, with a fully equipped kitchen that doubles as a dining-lounge area. The full sized fridge is accompanied by a proper stove and clothes washer-dryer, with sufficient space for guests' supplies.

Internet connection is fast and reliable.

The bedroom is small but the bed very comfortable. With the window closed vehicle and/or late night reveler noises are tolerable for 70-year-olds, even over an Aberdeen weekend in August.

We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay in the city of granite (granodiorite actually), due in no small part to the excellence of our accommodation. This submission was written by Allan & Areta Thomas, two retired seasoned Australian travelers.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great apartment in the heart of city

  • 5 of 5

The apartment is very comfortable and cozy. Quite in the center and easy access to bus, shops, bakery etc. Central Railway station is 15 min walk. Main shopping area is less than 10 mins of walking distance. Apartment is well furnished. The manager is very cooperative. Famous restaurant is just across the street. Bar and pubs are round the corner.

In the heart of city yet peaceful and quite. Was the best stay.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Anu! Thanks lot for the review, we'll be happy to host you again. The flat is even better equipped now with unlimited wifi internet and a new mattress in place as well as some new furniture. All the best aagain, Alex
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Good location

  • 1 of 5

Small flat ok for a weekend good location. But. No wifi after calling the agent and messaging the owner there was a solution was offered when only a day was left of the holiday. The flat was not clean at all. I told both the owner and the agent this and they offered no solution they also told me it was cleaned the day before. There were towels in the washing machine and the dishwasher was still turned on and had dishes in it was not impressed

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Cara, Thanks for the response and the comments-everything is very useful to us. As your stay took place some time ago, we are happy to say that we have now changed our cleaning service. It was expensive and insufficient. We are happy to offer a discounted rate next time. The flat has also now some additional furnishings, better arrangement and unlimited BT wifi internet. We are always keen on correcting any faults and constructive comments are always welcomed!
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Booked the flat for 10 days and left at the 5th day!

  • 1 of 5

The host was friendly and made me feel like home, the flat is nice not very clean. The internet didn't work at all. They didn't have even toilet paper ! My rate is 5 from 10' thanks for nice time! Should work the Internet or say in the advertise that it doesn't work ! Sebastian ...

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Owner

Alex
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Russian, Greek
Calendar last updated:
8 February, 2018

About Alex

Currently an emerging screenwriter with an extensive background in political and international studies, research and publications.

Alex purchased this apartment in 2013

Why Alex chose Aberdeen

A charming little 1-bed flat capable to host up to two people, possibly with a child if for a few days in the centre of things yet offering enough tranquility and privacy as it is a top (3rd) floor flat with views. This is a Visit Scotland accredited with 3 Stars property also part of Visit Scotland's Walkers Scheme but also capable of hosting a couple of golfers for the city's many and wonderful golf courses.

What makes this apartment unique

An insured, managed flat in the centre of town for complete peace of mind-amenities like a second tv in the bedroom, towels and linen and additional services via the manager (such as airport pick up if there's availability at special occasions and others). 5-10 mins walking to Union Street, a stone through away from Her Majesty's Theatre, pretty close to the train station, airport, port, including all major shipping and oil companies, golf course(s), shopping centres, a variety of restaurants and the main university campus.

Location

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Aberdeen
Nearest Ferry
2 Kilometres
Aberdeen Port
Nearest Golf
4 Kilometres
Balnagask Gold Course
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Aberdeen Station
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
A956
Nearest Beach
3 Kilometres
Aberdeen
Car: not necessary

The flat being 5-10 minutes walking to Union Street and the centre of Aberdeen is virtually an ideal place for a variety of activities. Please consult the information provided! Central Railway Station of Aberdeen is also some 15 minutes walking away with no heavy luggage.

LOCAL AND REGIONAL TRAVEL AND OTHER KEY INFO

FIRST BUS SCHEDULES AND MAPS

General:

http://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/network-maps

Airport:

http://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/airport-services

Hospitals:

http://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/hospital-services

Parks and Rides:

http://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/park-ride

Around the Flat Map and Schedule:

http://www.firstgroup.com/aberdeen/routes-and-maps/route-maps

ABERDEEN CITY COUNCIL INFORMATION

http://www.aberdeencity.gov.uk/nmsruntime/saveasdialog.asp?lID=41188&sID=11247

“TRAVELLINE” WEBSITE WITH INFORMATION

http://www.travelinescotland.com/welcome.do

ABERDEEN AIRPORT SERVICES:

http://www.aberdeenairport.com/transport-and-directions/buses-and-coaches/

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Aberdeen, Scotland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Special Price
26 Feb 2018 - 14 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£105
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Main High Season
1 May 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£150
for 3 nights
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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Longer period can be arranged at a special fee. Cleaning and wifi data are included in the price.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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