Seabraes Flats 1-32

Student accommodation close to campus and with parking available

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Seabraes 1 to 32 is for new undergraduates, new exchange students, and new nursing students

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Seabraes accommodates 411 students from the UK and around the world. Flats 1 to 32 were built in 1995 and comprises 32 seven-bedroom flats.

Each flat has a fully fitted kitchen with a dining and sitting area and a Common Room is available on site for the benefit of all Seabraes residents.

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In your kitchen

Our spacious modern kitchens provide plenty of space for cooking, dining and socialising. They come furnished with:

  • Cooker
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Two Fridge-freezers
  • Plenty of cupboards
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop & Bucket
  • Dining area
  • Living area

You'll need to bring

Plates, bowls, cutlery, pots and cooking utensils, dishcloth and cleaning materials.

You can get all of these things in local supermarkets, but your new flatmates might have already brought some items which they're happy to share. 

In your bedroom

Your en-suite bedroom has all the space and furniture you'll need. This includes:

  • Most rooms have a small double bed with mattress. Some rooms have a double bed. (Your offer will tell you the size of your bed, but double bedding will be fine for both).
  • Desk
  • Chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Wastepaper basket
  • Bookshelf
  • Mirror
  • Noticeboard
  • Wired internet connection (in addition to the superfast WiFi)

You'll need to bring 

Bedding: Sheets, pillows and duvets can easily be bought at supermarkets and department stores in Dundee, or you can bring them from home.

Alternatively, you can buy a bedding pack (with duvet, pillow, fitted sheet, pillowcase and duvet cover) from Sanctuary Students for £35.

Features and Facilities

Secure self-serve laundrette. £2.20 per wash, £1 per dry

Limited Personal Contents Insurance included for residents

Bike storage
Lockable bike storage available at each site

Resident support
We have a team of staff and students available to help

Shared kitchen for eight

All rooms are en-suite with a shower, toilet and wash hand basin

Utilities included
Your water and electric bills are included with the rent

Internet included
Free superfast WiFi in all flats


Seabraes has a limited number of permit spaces, with access via a gate. To buy a permit, please contact Sanctuary reception during Freshers' Week. Permits are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis.


View detailed accessibility information at AccessAble

  Walk Cycle Bus Distance
City Campus On Campus On Campus On Campus 0.4 mile / 0.6 km
(to furthest edge of campus)
Ninewells 55 mins 20 mins 11 Mins
[5] or [73]
2.6 miles / 4 km

Essentials and shopping

The City Campus is a ten minute walk to the majority of city centre shops. Plus with the opening of the new Seabraes Pedestrian Bridge it's now just a 10 minute walk to Tesco Extra. The DUSA Premier Shop provides essential shopping right on campus, and the independent local shops of Perth Road are just a fifteen minute walk from your door.


  • DUSA Premier Shop
  • DUSA College Shop
  • Nethergate and Perth Road (East) Bars / Restaurants
  • Tesco Express
  • Lidl


  • Overgate Centre
  • Argos
  • Costa
  • Greggs
  • Starbucks
  • Tesco Extra
  • Nando's
  • Boots
  • New Look


  • Marks & Spencer
  • Sainsbury's Local
  • Perth Road Shopping (West)
  • Wellgate Centre
  • City Quay

Apply for University accommodation

You can apply for University Accommodation once you've firmly accepted your conditional or unconditional course offer as your first choice