Aberdeen Craibstone Estate
Scotland’s Rural College Bucksburn
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Craibstone Estate is situated on the outskirts of Aberdeen. It offers the unique advantages of being close to the Airport and City Centre, combined with the tranquility and seclusion of a country estate. On-site facilities include: cafe/shop, lounge bar, multi-gym and sauna.
60 en-suite rooms (with shower) are good sized single rooms but, we can provide up to 15 twins. All rooms have television with Freeview, tea/coffee making facilities, towels, desk, wardrobe, shelf space and Internet access. The accommodation is over 3 floors and there is a lift. 3 ground floor rooms are wheelchair accessible. There is one large kitchen/dining area for every 10 bedrooms. Laundry facilities are available (washers/driers/irons/ironing boards).
Craibstone Campus in Scotland’s North East is set in 800 acres of glorious woodlands, providing a quiet and relaxing base where you can unwind by exploring it secluded grounds. Craibstone also holds a 2-3 star grading rating as awarded by the Scottish Tourist Board. In 2011 Craibstone achieved the Silver award from the Green Tourism Business Scheme for environmental management.
5 minutes from Aberdeen Airport and 5 miles from Aberdeen city centre; Craibstone allows easy access to the Granite City with its cultural, sporting, leisure and shopping amenities as well as Aberdeen beach (with its amusement park for family entertainment).
Craibstone is well placed for touring much of the North East. Within an hour’s drive are: Fyvie Castle, Haddo House, Pitmedden Gardens, Glengarioch Distillery, Grampian Transport Museum, Royal Deeside, Crathes Castle and Gardens, Castle Fraser, Dean’s Shortbread Visitor Centre, Huntly Castle, Falconry Centre, Aberdeen Maritime Museum, Whisky, Castle, Coastal trails. And there are golf courses galore!
Our accommodation is self-catering, however continental breakfast can be provided on request. Accommodation is provided for individuals and families with ample parking. Pets are welcome – dogs enjoy our woodlands.
Office hours are Monday-Friday - 8.00am-5.00pm. Check-in time is between 2.00pm-5.00pm. Times out with this period may be acceptable with prior arrangement. Out with office hours, please call the duty Caretaker. Arrivals by 11.00pm at the latest - thank you. Guests are required to vacate their rooms by 10.00am on the day of departure.
60 en-suite rooms (with shower) are good sized single rooms but we can provide up to 15 twins. All rooms have television with Freeview, tea/coffee making facilities, towels, desk, wardrobe, self-space and Internet access. The accommodation is over 3 floors and there is a lift. 3 ground floor rooms are wheelchair accessible. There is one large kitchen/dining area for every 10 bedrooms. Laundry facilities are available (washers/driers/irons/ironing boards).
The accommodation is a 5-minute drive from Aberdeen airport - approx. £6-£8. From Aberdeen train station we are 5 miles away - approx. £12-£15. Follow signs directing to Airport and Inverness, heading for the A96. At the Airport roundabout, turn left and follow signs for halls of residence.
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All good,great value for money,bit hard to get if U do not have a transport/vehicle,but same time good to pump up your leg muscles,which I enjoyed walkies.Service is ok,location is great,clean and fresh air,magnifique!!! Didnt try kitchen facilities,but Im sure its all good aswell.So, I would definetely recommend Craibstone and pass the information.Once again,viel dank and hope to c U soon guys.
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