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Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“rocca restaurant”(55 reviews)
“gastro pub”(52 reviews)
“golf course”(193 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Disappointed at the attempt to overcharge me for wine , if I hadn't questioned the bill ! Breakfast very disappointed @ £21.50 would have got a better breakfast at a greasy spoon cafe ! Staff were nice !More

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1  Thank John M
Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for your recent feedback and review. I am sorry you appear to have an issue with your bill, which is way we always suggest bills are checked at check out. It was good to see you found the staff nice. We look forward...More

Reviewed 25 October 2016

We loved the style of the hotel and the excellent views from our room. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Will definitely be back. The location is one of the best in St Andrews and the hotel is very handy for all amenities

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stayed an overnight in this hotel in a room facing onto the Golf course with a stunning view. Lovely welcome at reception. Room was spotless and very comfortable and the rest of the Hotel was beautiful and cosy. Didn't eat I. The hotel do cannot...More

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Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you Aileen, for your positive review. I am so glad to see you would come back and you enjoyed your room, views and reception. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kristian Campbell

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here many times, but MacDonald needs to look urgently at this Hotel. Poor start.. car park wars! Hopeless, and although there was an attendant, he was unable to accommodate, despite spaces being available in front of badly parked cars. Room very tired. Dark with...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Having checked into our Executive room overlooking the car park we went back to reception and were offered a further 2 rooms, and settled for the nicest of those despite it clearly not being what we booked. Having traveled from London it's a long way...More

2  Thank JB1234SurreyUk
Response from Kristian C, General Manager at Macdonald Rusacks HotelResponded 26 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to offer a review. It was also nice to meet you when we also discussed all the above points at reception when you checked out. As you rightly point out the 'Executive' rooms do not have a guaranteed view...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
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Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
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USD 133 - USD 587 (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
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 133 - USD 587 (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
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Marlene C
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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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"Room 424 is lovely."
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"Can't suggest a good room as our room had no view so room 119 is a No"
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"Rooms on the Old Course side of the hotel have spectacular views"
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