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Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is amazing and worth every penny. Incredible rooms, views , location and amenities and the staff are the best!!!! Everything here is perfect. The spa isa out of the world and you can easily just walk to town

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Whitstable, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a recent two night break at this magnificent Hotel, played some golf (of course) and had some down time. If you are in any way interested in golf then St Andrews has to be on the bucket list. And, if you want to tick it off then do not stay anywhere else other than here.The location and views are...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear FoxtrotUk, Thank you for choosing to stay with us when in the Home of Golf. Many of our team review feedback on this site, and so your very positive comments will delight them, as it does me. I hope we will have the pleasure of having you with us again as we really appreciate your support. With my best...

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

The hotel is a an amazing venue for a wedding. We attended our nephew's wedding and had a fantastic time. The conservatory for the ceremony looked stunning and the drinks reception in the Road Hole bar with views over the golf course and sea is a perfect setting. Once we moved into the Ballroom for the wedding breakfast the silver...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Doune369, I was thrilled to read that you had such a great time at your nephews wedding, and that you enjoyed staying with us so much. I was pleased that you enjoyed your room and breakfast. We are delighted with the result of our rooms refurbishment. In closing, we look forward to welcoming you back to our resort as...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location could not be better - refurbished room was nice ... Spa lovely and quiet so enjoyed it immensely.... Room service was awful - tapenade was chopped up black olives! Hilarious... Steak like a shoe ... Cold ribs ... Cheesecake was actually pannacotta - the brekkie was good - we have stayed here lots and will again - we won't...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Angela H, Many thanks for your most constructive comments, further to your stay with us. I was delighted you enjoyed staying in one of our refurbished rooms and that you spent time in our Kohler Waters Spa. Thank you also for the points on Room Service - this is most unusual, and so I have highlighted the issues with...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic beautiful hotel! Great wee snug traditional pub whr we had a lovely lunch. Room was gorgeous! Complimentary robes and slippers! Very deep luxurious bath! Comfy beds. Not very children friendly, kids only allowed in pool at certain times, not allowed in bar area at all however we sat in the library and a butler brought down our drinks when...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Debiedoo123, Many thanks for staying with us recently and for sharing your views on your stay. I was delighted that you had such a good time and that you enjoyed many aspects of your stay. Your comments on the kids access to the pool - thank you. Access is between 3pm and 5pm. We are presently undertaking a large...

Taunton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited as part of a golfing party. However town, coastline, University, castle, cathedral and botanical gardens provide wider interest Hotel located in perfect position, partway along 17th fairway of Old Course with panoramic views On arrival, surprised to find car park was untarmacked and unmarked out. Had to park in sandy/grassy area and upon leaving suitcase wheels picked up sand...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear terry d, Many thanks for taking the time to leave such valuable feedback. Regards your point on the car park, the grass area is an overflow area and I am very sorry that the surface caused some soil to get into the boot. Apologies for this inconvenience. Our Concierge would have been delighted to park and retrieve your car...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a a fantastic stay with 6 people in the old course hotel. This is a 5***** plus hotel with a very high service level. A beautiful room with a nice view on the old golf course off st Andrews. A very nice dinner and breakfast in the road hole restaurant on the 4th floor with a nice view....

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Robenkarin W, Thank you for choosing to stay with us in the Home of Golf. I was thrilled to read that our team looked after you so well and that you enjoyed your room and the overall experience so much. Thanks also for the personal mention of the Concierge and Golf Stewards. They will enjoy reading that their efforts...

Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an overnight stay with my mother of 92 years and other family members. We had the most wonderful experience. Arriving - the gentlemen were helpful and made us feel very welcome to the hotel. Their attitude was comfortable and appropriately informal. They made us feel special from the word go. Our rooms were very spacious and comfortable. They...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear betbil, Thank you for choosing our resort to celebrate your mothers 92 years. I was delighted to learn that your time here was so memorable and that our team looked after you so well. I hope you can return soon for another special occasion or just for a nice treat. With very best wishes, David Scott

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a super place to spend time and enjoy! I have stayed here before and whilst enjoying it I was not as impressed as this time. From parking the car to enjoying the room to having that fabulous view from the 4th floor dining room and bar. The staff were excellent - ever cheerful and helpful. Will be back so...

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Alan E, Many thanks for staying with us again, and for leaving such great feedback. I was pleased that you found our team to be so helpful and that you will be joining us again. When the time comes, we look forward to welcoming you back. With best wishes, David Scott

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice room but no hot water in the evening and lukewarm next morning after running for 10 minutes. 45 minutes to wait for first course in the Sands Grill and food was very average for a 5 star hotel. Staff pleasant but aloof.

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OldCourseHotel, Director of Operations at Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Jessie G, Thank you for your feedback further to your recent stay with us. I was very disappointed to learn that you had problems with your hot water. We did have a new water heater malfunction for a couple of hours, affecting around 10 rooms and so I suspect this was the reason. Sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Jigger Inn
The Jigger Inn
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bordering the renowned 17th ‘Road Hole’ of the Old Course in the Home of Golf, the Old Course Hotel enjoys a spectacular location overlooking the famous links courses, the West Sands beach and the beautiful Scottish coastline. Discover the historic university town of St Andrews, just a short stroll from the resort, and explore the surrounding countryside of the ancient Kingdom of Fife. With a combination of classically elegant and contemporary interiors, the hotel offers quietly confident service, luxurious facilities and a warm welcome in the finest traditions of Scottish hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa

Address: Old Station Road, St Andrews KY16 9SP, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Price Range: $418 - $1,321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 144
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Also Known As:
Old Course Hotel, Golf Hotel St. Andrews
Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort And Spa
Old Course Resort
Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa St Andrews, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in St Andrews
#1 Business Hotel in St Andrews
#2 Luxury Hotel in St Andrews
#6 Family Hotel in St Andrews
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“Has to be Old course view”
FoxtrotUk, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“If possible any of the rooms that face the Old course.”
AlanE213, 11 May 2017 | Read review
“Take the rooms on the first floor. The view is at breakfast time”
andre_verbeemen, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“We personally love the view over the Old Course where you can see the players struggling with the famous road hole.”
Rick23081947, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the golf course are the best”
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