Old Course Hotel - St Andrews

Old Station Road,St Andrews,Fife Ky16 9Sp,Scotland, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9SP  show map
 5 stars
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Old Course Hotel - St Andrews

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Valet parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

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

Old Course is a 5-star hotel offering an indoor swimming pool, a sun deck and a health club. Featuring original architecture, the hotel is opened since 1968.

The hotel has magnificent location in a beach area near a railway station and close to Bernard King Library, Dundee Central Library and Abertay University. The property is in a 10-minute walk to St Andrews city center.

Direct access to the sandy beach and forests and gardens is provided.

Dundee airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from Old Course Hotel.

Rooms

Offering a view over the sea, 144 rooms feature elegant décor, cable television, an in-room safe, a kitchenette, heating and floor to ceiling windows along with en suite bathrooms. In-room self-catering facilities include a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

The on-site grill restaurant tempts guests with contemporary dishes. Finest drinks are offered in the wine bar. The Jigger Inn and Rocca Grill are located within 100 meters away.

Services

Guests can make use of valet parking, 24-hour reception and turndown service on site.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature steam baths, Turkish bath and massage. Active guests will benefit from a gym and aerobics classes available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   144.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Group check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Souvenir shop
  • Barber shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Golf view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Old Station Road,St Andrews,Fife Ky16 9Sp,Scotland, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9SP

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City Center
  • St Andrews
    3300 ft
Airports
  • Dundee (DND)
    11.1 mi
  • Turnhouse (EDI)
    34.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Jigger Inn (cuisine: British)
    200 ft
  • The One Under Gastro Pub (cuisine: British)
    1600 ft
Beaches
  • West Sands
    2700 ft
  • West Sands
    2700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    144

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsOld Course Hotel

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Rooms and availability

Old Course Hotel photos Room Eden Parkland
Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Standard King Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
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    Old Course Hotel photos Room Fairway Suites
    Suite
    Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
    Size: 575 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Suite|Suite, Golf View

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      Deluxe Suite
      Bed type: Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Luxury Double Room
      Bed type: Double bed or Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Old Course Hotel - St Andrews St Andrews location
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      Hotel Address:

      Old Station Road,St Andrews,Fife Ky16 9Sp,Scotland, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9SP

      Get directions
      City Center
      • St Andrews
        3300 ft
      Airports
      • Dundee (DND)
        11.1 mi
      • Turnhouse (EDI)
        34.5 mi
      • Bus stop
        1000 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Jigger Inn (cuisine: British)
        200 ft
      • The One Under Gastro Pub (cuisine: British)
        1600 ft
      Beaches
      • West Sands
        2700 ft
      • West Sands
        2700 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        144

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsOld Course Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Old Course Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 3000 ft

      Places of interest

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      • St Andrews - Jubilee Course - 1000 ft
      • St Andrews - New Course - 4000 ft
      • St Andrews - Eden Course - 4300 ft

      Public parking

      Local attractions

      • Craigtoun Country Park - 2.2 mi
      • Raptor World Interactive - 8.3 mi
        The Scottish Deer Centre, Cupar
      • Barnhill Rock Garden - 8.6 mi
        Broughty Ferry, Dundee
      • Cambo Estate Gardens - 7.0 mi
        Cambo Estate, St. Andrews
      • Broughty Castle - 8.5 mi
        Broughty Ferry, Dundee

      Near the hotel

      • Swilken Burn Bridge - 600 ft
        The Old Course at St. Andrews Links, St. Andrews
      • British Golf Museum - 2500 ft
        Bruce Embankment, St Andrews, Fife, St. Andrews
      • St Andrews Preservation Trust Museum - 3800 ft
        12 North Street, St. Andrews
      • Museum of the University of St Andrews - 4000 ft
        7a The Scores, St. Andrews
      • St Andrews Aquarium - 2400 ft
        The Scores, St. Andrews
      • West Sands - 2700 ft
        Beside the Old Course, St. Andrews
      • Holy Trinity Church - 3900 ft
        St Mary's Places, St. Andrews

      Restaurants nearby

      • The Jigger Inn - 200 ft

        Address: The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa
        Phone: 01334474371

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

      • Rocca Grill - 1600 ft

        Address: The Links
        Phone: 01334472549

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

      • The Seafood Restaurant - 2500 ft

        Address: Bruce Embankment
        Phone: 01334479475

        73% likes this, based on 408 reviews
        Price Range: USD 23 - USD 96

      • The One Under Gastro Pub - 1600 ft

        Address: at Rusacks, The Links
        Phone: 01334 473393

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

      • Playfair's Restaurant - 2300 ft

        Address: 2 Playfair Terrace
        Phone: 01334 472970

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

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        144

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsOld Course Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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      Lundin Links Hotel
      3 stars
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      Old Course Hotel Reviews

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

      Average guest rating

      8.0out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 94 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Family with children
        10.0

        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!

      • Older travelers
        10.0

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

      • Older travelers
        6.2

        Breakfast in 4th floor with view on golf course

      • Group of friends
        8.8

        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

      • Couple
        9.2

        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.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        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

      • Couple
        9.6

        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.

      • Couple
        8.8

        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.

      • Older travelers
        9.6

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

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        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.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        The whole expereience was impeccable from start to finish

      • Couple
        10.0

        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.

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        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.

      • Couple
        9.6

        Friendly staff, excellent food and luxury all the way

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        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

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Old Course Hotel - St Andrews St Andrews location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Old Station Road,St Andrews,Fife Ky16 9Sp,Scotland, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9SP

      Get directions
      City Center
      • St Andrews
        3300 ft
      Airports
      • Dundee (DND)
        11.1 mi
      • Turnhouse (EDI)
        34.5 mi
      • Bus stop
        1000 ft
      Restaurants
      • The Jigger Inn (cuisine: British)
        200 ft
      • The One Under Gastro Pub (cuisine: British)
        1600 ft
      Beaches
      • West Sands
        2700 ft
      • West Sands
        2700 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2010
      • Number of floors:
        4
      • Number of rooms:
        144

      Hotel Awards

      UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsOld Course Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

      Use Badge