The West End of Aberdeen is a vibrant place to reside, and is home to much of the city's nightlife. It comprises of several smaller districts, including Mastrick, Northfield and Mannofield. Consider searching for these areas for a more comprehensive list of property.
Those who choose to live in West End will have easy access to a wide range of local amenities including public transport services, excellent shopping facilities at Seafield and Mannofield, whilst also being a short walking distance to the city centre George Street, and the Harbour.
A convenient location for families, professionals and students, thanks to its proximity to many schools, Aberdeen University’s medical school, library and associated buildings, and its many routes into the centre of the city.
If you are attending the University of Aberdeen but are not a medical student, you might want to consider looking for a property in Kittybrewster – as it is much closer to the main campus in the city’s Old Town.
The West End of Aberdeen is home to the Gordon Highlanders Museum, dedicated to the famous Gordon Highlander division of the British army for 200 years. The building is also the former home of Sir George Reid, the Scottish artist, and is now home to 12 of the 19 Victoria Crosses awarded to the regiment in its history.
Aberdeen is the most competitive city for renting in Scotland, and the West End is the most competitive area for renting in Aberdeen. For that reason, we recommend seeking out Aberdeen letting agents early, using our directory as a starting point.