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Near a lot of other students and the lidl. Walk through the park to get to uni is very pleasant. Not that close to town but most of what we need is nearby. Building is pretty nice, though walls don't seem that thick because we've had several noise complaints about parties. Shower water temperature and pressure is great.

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By freshersflu96
On 27th September 15

University of Aberdeen Hall Rankings


Mealmarket Exchange #10
Trinity Court #11
Adam Smith House #12
Wavell House #13
Hector Boece Court #14
New Carnegie Court #15
South House #16
Fyfe House #17
Grant Court #18
Keith House #19

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Most helpful review

Near a lot of other students and the lidl. Walk through the park to get to uni is very pleasant. Not that close to town but most of what we need is nearby. Building is pretty nice, though walls don't seem that thick because we've had several noise complaints about parties. Shower water temperature and pressure is great.

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By freshersflu96
On 27th September 15

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Covid-19 Response

QUARANTINE PROVISION:
Not yet specified
TEACHING MODE:
Blended learning.
OPEN DAYS:
Virtual open day on 2nd Oct.
TEACHING NOTES:
In the coming academic year, they expect to offer more on campus teaching than they were able to last year, due to the restrictions easing.
This is the latest available data taken from the abdn.ac.uk website on 13th September 2021. Read all universities responses in our Covid-19 university response article.

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Are there a lot of parties? And is there a lot of noise? Would it be best to chose the no-noise-buildings?
By member1160790 On 6th July 21
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Which is a better location to campus Hector Boece Court or Grant Court. Which is preferred to stay at?
By member934682 On 30th October 18
Did you find out in the end? Wandering the same
By member1247933 On 11th May 20
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How are the toilets over there? Do you have your own or is it shared?
By member833213 On 29th July 18
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On 20th August 18
Hi there, In Hector Boece Court you share a self-catering flat with up to 4 other people and there are shared kitchen and bathroom facilities. I hope this helps! Lucie
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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 10th March 20

Hector Boece is certainly not terrible, but for £113 a week the value for money is shocking. The bedroom is tiny with a single bed although a very large wardrobe is provided. The kitchen Is appalling, the table is like a breakfast bar and goes halfway across the main kitchen area so only 2 people max can comfortably cook at the same time. Half the kitchen area is a seating area however it’s only a 2 person couch so it’s pretty pointless. If it was £90 a week I would be over the moon but it’s a premium to pay for what you get. However, it’s surrounded by students, there’s an on site centre which has a shop and bar/restaurant as well as activities and things to do. There are direct buses to the city centre, it’s a 10 minute walk to Lidl, a 20 minute walk to uni and it’s right beside Seaton Park which is lovely especially around the start of semester 1. Overall, not terrible but photos don’t do justice of how tiny this place is!!

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 2nd July 18

10/10 Hillhead is amazing and you'll have a great time

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Student Review: 3 /5
By On 8th January 17

To expensive for what you get tiny kitchen with a table inside and very small rooms with uncountable beds

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 10th May 16

was a really great place to live and the perfect location

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Student Review: 5 /5
By On 10th May 16

You won' regret choosing Hector Boece!!

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 1st October 15

Brand new refurbishment, just watch out for the Aberdeen campus staff who try and charge you for everything!

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 27th September 15

It is good and pretty new, but it's quite expensive.

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Student Review: 4 /5
By On 27th September 15

Near a lot of other students and the lidl. Walk through the park to get to uni is very pleasant. Not that close to town but most of what we need is nearby. Building is pretty nice, though walls don't seem that thick because we've had several noise complaints about parties. Shower water temperature and pressure is great.

Value for money
Location
Property management
Cleaning
Social spaces
Social experience
Internet / Wifi
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited

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