Old Course Hotel St Andrews  5 stars

Old Station Road, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9SP  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

This resort is the birthplace of golf and has stunning views of the sea, an amazing bar, and incredible rooms. Some critics felt that although the staff is willing and youthful, they need to work on their service.

Overview

Situated in the home of golf- the hotel offers unparalleled views across the world-famous Old Course- West Sands Beach and the coastline of Fife. Just paces from the 17th fairway of The Old Course and only a five-minute stroll from the heart of the historic town of St. Andrews.

This hotel overlooking the golf course, the clubhouse and the sea. It is the perfect place to enjoy all St. Andrews, Fife has to offer. This five-star hotel is in short stroll from famous landmarks. Renowned for its warm hospitality, genuine services, and wonderful cuisine at its restaurant.

The hotel's apartments are luxuriously styled and decorated with warm, comforting colors, and have all the amenities to please each and every guest. Take pleasure in the hotel's facilities such as a refreshing outdoor swimming pool, golf course or just tour around the city.

All places of tourist’s attraction are located nearby. Only one hour from Edinburgh and Glasgow International Airports. Step inside this sophisticated, modern hotel and discover a fresh new perspective on all-suite luxury. The hotel offers all-included service. The hotel has a garage and a conference center specially made for business travelers.

Year renovated   2010.  Number of rooms   149.

City Center St Andrews - 3700 ft
Airports Dundee (DND) - 11.1 mi, Turnhouse (EDI) - 34.5 mi
Bus stop - 1400 ft
Restaurants The Jigger Inn (cuisine: British) - 400 ft, The One Under Gastro Pub (cuisine: British) - 1700 ft
Beaches West Sands - 2800 ft, West Sands - 2800 ft

Rooms

Old Course hotel offers 144 rooms including 35 Suites. The Hotel's apartments are luxuriously styled and decorated with warm, comforting colors, and have all the amenities to please each and every guest. You can book early and pay less. Old Course hotel features its executive, superior, suite and family rooms in different variations. There are rooms for non-smokers’ available.

Dining options

Healthy, natural meals are served in an artistic style in the hotel’s restaurant. Enjoy a glass of wine, chosen from a rich wine list. The lounge bar offers refreshing cocktails, spirits from around the world. In the restaurant menu you will find plenty of delicious snacks and meals. A continental breakfast is included with your booking.

Work

Business travelers will find a conference hall and all rooms are equipped with a desk, office chair, and phone and internet access.

Leisure

Take pleasure in the hotel's facilities such as a refreshing outdoor swimming pool, Luxury Kohler waters Spa in and a gym with instructors. There are 10 golf courses in the immediate area, so clients can spent their leisure time playing noble game called golf.

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Facilities

General
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Concierge desk
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Newspapers/magazines
  • Trouser Press
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Public hotel parking is possible on site.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Valet parking
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
Dining facilities
  • Breakfast buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Cocktail lounge
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness center
  • Golf
  • Exercise gym
  • Solarium
  • Steam bath
  • Golf course
  • Hot tub
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Library
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Terrace
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
Kitchen facilities
  • Kitchenette
Media
  • Satellite TV
  • Pay TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 45 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 
Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Old Course hotel offers 144 rooms including 35 Suites. The Hotel's apartments are luxuriously styled and decorated with warm, comforting colors, and have all the amenities to please each and every guest. You can book early and pay less. Old Course hotel features its executive, superior, suite and family rooms in different variations. There are rooms for non-smokers’ available.

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Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds or One Single Bed

Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

Room facilities
    Old Course Room
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    Old Course Hotel Old Course Room
    Bed type: Double Bed or Two Single Beds or One Single Bed

    Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a small rest area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

    Room facilities
      Old Course Suite
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      Old Course Hotel Old Course Suite Old Course Suites
      Bed type: One Single Bed

      Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has jacuzzi.

      Fairway Suite
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      Old Course Hotel Fairway Suite Fairway Suites
      Bed type: One Single Bed

      Fairway Suite haS a contemporary décor and features lounge and dining area. Large bathroom has separate power shower.

      Deluxe Suite
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      Old Course Hotel Deluxe Suite Deluxe Suites

      Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

      Royal Ancient Suite
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      Old Course Hotel Royal Ancient Suite

      The suite features a lounge with open fireplace, large dining area, bedroom and large bathroom with separate changing area.

      Old Course Hotel LocationWhat's nearby

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      What's nearby

      What's nearby.

      Situated in the Home of Golf- the hotel offers unparalleled views across the world-famous Old Course- West Sands Beach and the coastline of Fife. Just paces from the 17th fairway of The Old Course and only in a five-minute stroll from the heart of the historic town of St. Andrews. So clients will always have something to do.

      Popular areas
      • City Center
        3300 ft
      Universities, Institutes
      • St Andrews University
        4000 ft

      Local Attractions

      • Craigtoun Country Park
        2.2 mi
      • Cambo Estate Gardens
        7.1 mi
        Cambo Estate, St. Andrews
      • Raptor World Interactive
        8.2 mi
        The Scottish Deer Centre, Cupar
      • Broughty Castle
        8.5 mi
        Broughty Ferry, Dundee
      • Barnhill Rock Garden
        8.6 mi
        Broughty Ferry, Dundee

      Near the hotel

      • Swilken Burn Bridge
        800 ft
        The Old Course at St. Andrews Links, St. Andrews
      • St Andrews Aquarium
        2400 ft
        The Scores, St. Andrews
      • British Golf Museum
        2500 ft
        Bruce Embankment, St Andrews, Fife, St. Andrews
      • West Sands
        2800 ft
        Beside the Old Course, St. Andrews
      • St Andrews Preservation Trust Museum
        3800 ft
        12 North Street, St. Andrews
      • Holy Trinity Church (Town Kirk)
        4000 ft
        St Mary's Places, St. Andrews
      • Museum of the University of St Andrews
        4100 ft
        7a The Scores, St. Andrews

      Restaurants Nearby

      • The Jigger Inn

        85% likes this, based on 58 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: USD 34 - USD 83

        400 ft
        The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa

        Phone: 01334474371

      • The One Under Gastro Pub

        67% likes this, based on 102 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: USD 32 - USD 57

        1700 ft
        at Rusacks, The Links

        Phone: 01334 473393

      • Rocca Grill

        83% likes this, based on 208 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian, Scottish
        Price Range: USD 32 - USD 89

        1700 ft
        The Links

        Phone: 01334472549

      • Playfair's Restaurant

        76% likes this, based on 241 reviews
        Cuisine: Scottish
        Price Range: USD 10 - USD 26

        2400 ft
        2 Playfair Terrace

        Phone: 01334 472970

      • Balgove Larder

        83% likes this, based on 235 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: USD 6 - USD 16

        2500 ft
        Strathtyrum

        Phone: 01334 898 145

      Getting there.

      Old Course hotel is located strategically because it will take not more than one hour to reach the international airports of Edinburgh and Glasgow and for about 20 minutes to reach local airport of Dundee. Leuchars train station is within 10 minutes from hotel’s main entrance.

      Getting around.

      There’s a car park for guests to leave their cars in. And clients can rent a car in the Hotel’s office. All means of transport are available nearby.

      Old Course Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Old Course Hotel

      Average guest rating

      8.2
      out of 10
      Excellent
      Based on 93 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Location
      9.3
      Rooms
      7.8
      Service
      6.2
      Value
      7.1
      Dining
      10.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Family with children

        The service and attitude of staff were excellent. The golf stewards in particular went out of their way to ensure we enjoyed our stay. The atmosphere and friendliness of the hotel was outstanding. We all regarded our break as one of the finest we have been on. I would thoroughly recommend the hotel to everybody. Excellent value for money. We shall return!

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Older travelers

        The view over the Old Course of St. Andrews is fabulous.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Older travelers

        Breakfast in 4th floor with view on golf course

        • Average rating
          6.2
      • Group of friends

        Great location, great golf, great spa

        Food and service in roadhole restaurant not up to standard. Noise from function in conservatory kept my wife up as noise in room was loud

        • Average rating
          8.8
      • Couple

        Being on the Old Course itself, also the bed was very very comfortable and lots of pillows (which we love)

        A little pricey, but you get what you pay for.

        • Average rating
          9.2
      • Older travelers

        The room, the bath, the Cloudy Bay chardonnay, the Jigger Inn, the relaxation.

        nothing really - if was being picky the cooked breakfast could have been warmer. C

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Couple

        Excellent service definitely distinguished this hotel from other highly rated hotels I've stayed in. Lovely surroundings, a great spa and gorgeous food - couldn't fault the experience.

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Couple

        Staff/ welcome/location/breakfast/spa - all execellent

        The actual room was very comfortable but we didn't sleep at all becuase of the noise. I know someone had to have the cheap rooms but ours was right next to the swimming pool air con. It was exceptionally noisy. Our room was absolutely boiling to the extent we had to open the window but didn't sleep at all because of the noise. This somewhat spoiled the expereince for us.

        • Average rating
          8.8
      • Older travelers

        I loved the Spa facilities the best and the little touches the hotel provided make a big diference to your stay.

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Older travelers

        The room was very comfortable and facilities were superb.

        Appalling service in the Cocktail Bar which we had to leave without having our cocktails due to delay in taking order and then serious delay in providing the drinks ordered.

        • Average rating
          7.8
      • Older travelers

        The whole expereience was impeccable from start to finish

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Couple

        Everything! I love this hotel, would stay here time and time again. The spa is a personal favourite, I could stay in there all day.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Older travelers

        It was nice and quiet. Hotel staff were very courteous and professional. Bed was comfortable. The offer of a drink on arrival and the bottle of water and tumbler that were left when they turned your bed down, were a lovely touch.

        • Average rating
          10.0
      • Couple

        Friendly staff, excellent food and luxury all the way

        • Average rating
          9.6
      • Older travelers

        luxury atmosphere and outstanding helpfull staff made this stay very memorable

        our room # 222 had a stained carpet & hotel gues services reading material was heavily stained

        • Average rating
          7.4
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