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    Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

    Pilmour Links, St Andrews KY16 9JQ, Scotland
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          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good30%
          • Average15%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
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          “gastro pub” (47 reviews)
          “golf course” (165 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed 11 July 2016

          We stayed in two different rooms that were both excellent. The best was the Bobby Jones suite that had over-the-top views of the Old Course. The warm and friendly service was second-to-none. I would highly recommend the Macdonald Rusacks Hotel and would stay there again...More

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          Reviewed 10 July 2016

          We went as a retiral party for afternoon tea. The hotel is located looking overlooking the golf course with a sea view which was stunning. The food was great and the staff warm and friendly we enjoyed our visit but £35 for a bottle of...More

          Thank Katie M
          Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 12 July 2016

          Thank you for your recent 5 star review Katie. I am glad you enjoyed your afternoon in our Rbar. It sure looked like you had a nice Friday afternoon. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kristian Campbell

          Reviewed 10 July 2016

          We loved everything about the hotel. We would come back in the future. Everyone made us feel welcome The young gentleman at the restaurant/pub was amazing. Hotel was clean and reception was very knowledgable.

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          Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 12 July 2016

          Thank you Jerry, for your 5 star review! I am so glad you were made to feel welcome! It sounds like you had a great stay. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kristian Campbell

          Reviewed 7 July 2016

          The hotel location is second to none, excellent. The staff and the desck attendats were exceptional helpfull in all our needs. The WiFi sistem was not working for our cellular phones. Breckfast and meals in general were not to the standards that you would expect...More

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          Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 12 July 2016

          Thank you Nano1945, for your recent review. I am glad you found our Staff exceptional and of course disappointed you did not enjoy breakfast on this occasion. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kristian Campbell

          Reviewed 6 July 2016

          Great location, easy access to the Old Course and the town. Food services average Acommodation cramped and dated WiFi very spotty. Room value poor, proximity excellent. No real amenities other than food and beverage.

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          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Price range
          • USD 243 - USD 689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #3 Business Hotel in St Andrews
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in St Andrews
          • #5 Romantic Hotel in St Andrews
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 68
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Robert B
          How early in the morning is hot coffee available to guests?
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from Kristian C | Property representative |
          Thank you for getting in touch. We have freshly brewed coffee each morning from 6am but if guests need it earlier this can be arranged.
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          Linda C
          How can you book a room with the sea view?
          11 November 2015|
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          Response from Kristian C | Property representative |
          Hi Linda, if you mention it when calling us we can make sure you get a Sea view over looking the West Sands. Our number is 01334474321
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          "if possible as for a sea or old course view"
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