Bon Accord & St Nicholas

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Bon Accord & St Nicholas, Aberdeen, AB25 1HZ

Bon Accord & St Nicholas together form Aberdeen's established prime retail pitch and is the main shopping destination for a huge primary catchment area of 400 000. The scheme extends to 630 000 sq ft with over 60 stores anchored by John Lewis, Marks and Spencer, Boots and New Look. The centres boast the strongest retail mix in the city, including two department stores - a 200 000 sq ft John Lewis and 110 000 sq ft Marks and Spencer, as well as a huge number of established high street fashion retailers including Next, New Look, Jane Norman, Monsoon, Miss Selfridge, Republic, Dorothy Perkins, Burtons and Wallis.

We're entering a new and exciting stage in 2009, with a huge step up in our fashion offer, and major improvements to the shopping environment inside both St Nicholas and Bon Accord malls. Seven of the strongest fashion brands are opening in Bon Accord & St Nicholas in Spring-Summer 2009 Including:

  • New 54 000 sq ft Next Store with 304 new parking spaces
  • 16 000 sq ft Topshop Topman


  • Anchor Stores - John Lewis, Marks & Spencer, Boots and New Look.


If you would like further information on opportunities, please get in touch with the principal contact:

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Please get in touch with the principal contact to receive further information on the centre.

Latest News

23/01/09 - River Island At Bon Accord & St Nicholas

River Island Signs To Boost Fashion Offer At Bon Accord & St Nicholas. more

09/10/08 - Mosaic and Arcadia to open in Bon Accord & St Nicholas

Fashion giants Mosaic and Arcadia are gearing up to open stores in Aberdeen's largest shopping scheme Bon Accord & St Nicholas. more

28/10/10 - A1 Magazine Autumn 2010

The retail magazine from Land Securities Autumn 2010 Edition  more

13/08/10 - Meteor Retail Park Redevelopment

Land Securities has submitted plans for a redevelopment of the Meteor Retail Park in Derby. more

27/07/10 - Trinity Leeds Annoucement July 2010


More news...

Destination Information

Bon Accord & St Nicholas
Aberdeen, AB25 1HZ

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The Centre is situated in George Street, adjacent to the City’s vibrant Union Street. The main entrance to the Centre is located at Schoolhill, where the St Nicholas Shopping Centre acts as a gateway to and from Union Street.

Car Parking:
There are two multi-storey car parks providing a total of 1,106 car parking spaces, including provisions for disabled and baby buggy users.

Facilities & Services

Customer Services

  • 1100 undercover car park spaces
  • Award winning public toilets
  • Baby changing facilities in both male and female toilets
  • Little shopper stay safe scheme
  • 630 seated food court

Retail Services

  • Total of 86 shops
  • 7-outlet, 610 seater food court
  • ATM, public telephones and Internet access
  • Pay-on-Foot car parking with 1,106 space


  • Aberdeen has a resident population of 250,000 and a catchment population of 650,000 within 1.5 hrs drive.
  • The centre benefits from footfall averaging over 270,000 people per week making it one of Scotland's busiest shopping centres.
  • There are 180,000 households falling within the AB postal area for Aberdeen (Geoplan ’99)
  • The % of “Affluent Executives” is double the Great Britain Base (Geoplan ’99)
  • 23% of Bon Accord shoppers travel for more than one hour to the Centre, and 21% of shoppers live more than 15 miles from the Centre (source: Experian customer catchment analysis, 2002)
  • The city has a catchment of over 400,000 people with 52% of the core catchment being the more affluent AB and C1


Downloads & Resources

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Press Image .doc 0.03 MB
Bon Accord & St Nicholas Aerial.pdf .pdf 1.27 MB
BANC Brochure .pdf 5.78 MB
Filename File format File size
Bon Accord & St Nicholas Press Release 21 Jan 09 .doc 0.09 MB
St Nicholas Shop Fitting Guide July 2008 .pdf 0.31 MB
Press Release - KG .doc 0.15 MB
Katherine Armstead
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Land Securities
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