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New Glasgow, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Must have been a busy weekend as we're sold out of many salmon dishes and Cullen skink. Service was great but the coffee, Americana was the absolute worst I think I have ever had. Really need to upgrade the coffee quality selection instead of the stuff your grandmother buys at the discount supermarket!

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Wishaw, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly and comfortable pub/restaurant. Great location for shops and golf alike. We visit St Andrews often and always eat and drink at the Greyfriars. Would certainly recommend it. Have stayed in it too and again very comfortable. Room was very spacious and clean.

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We had a very friendly welcome and introduction into the layout of the city. The room was of a good size, well-equipped, clean and comfortable; the bathroom did let it down a bit - the grouting needed cleaning with a toothbrush and the ceiling was flaking badly. We ate at the hotel on the first evening - the staff were...

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for a few nights and thought the hotel was great! Staff were friendly and helpful. Only ate breakfast here but it offered a good selection. Room 213 is very nice! Take ear plugs as St Andrews can be noisy!

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to give us a great review. Hope to see you again next time you visit the town.

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We visited on a busy Sunday evening (freshers' week) for dinner and we were warmly welcomed and shown to our table. Food was very good "pub grub" and service was prompt and attentive.We were entirely satisfied all round and the biggest endorsement I can give is to say we will return!

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Was great to have you guys eat with us, was a great and busy weekend. Look forward to hosting you again.

Tulsa, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We arrived before our 10:30 tee time on the New Course and wanted to get some questions answered before we golfed. We went into the bar, which doubles as the front desk and met the attendant, a gruff and slight sour gentleman. Our questions were hesitantly answered after he put it in

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Was great to have you stay with us, hope you enjoyed your full stay in Scotland. Hope to see you again soon.

Maybole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is a type of hotel with rooms above a pub, nice clean rooms not flash but clean apart from in room 212 dirty mould on the shower tiles, you need to bring your own soap as they only offer shower gel, breakfast nothing special but o.k would help if the girls serving smiled a bit more

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we will take your comments on board. Hope to see you again.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Nice place to hang out.it was Olympics time.plus latest football games.good choice of beers.hotel good too .although kindly pricey.near all landmarks.walking distance to every where.staff very helpful too.

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind words, hope to see you again in the future.

Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent base for exploring St Andrews and the surrounding area. Very nice rooms which seem to have been refurbished fairly recently. Friendly staff. Nice bar/eating area. Great breakfasts. Free car parking in the public car park next door. All in all great value for money in a town that can be fairly expensive. Would definitely use again.

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Very kind of you to take the time to leave us a great review. Hope to see you again soon.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We had a large room which worked well for a couple and a third adult. Having this option can obviously save money when you are travelling as a family group, as we were, or as any group for that matter. This is basically pub accommodation, and very good, clean and well appointed. We found the breakfast great, and the bar...

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Craig R, Assistant Manager at Greyfriars Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks very much for the great review, we are glad you enjoyed it here. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Food & drink at the hotel
Greyfriars Hotel Restaurant
Greyfriars Hotel Restaurant
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Greyfriars Hotel is based in the centre of St Andrews. We offer both excellent accommodation and food. We have the a large range of Cask Ales and Bottled Beers from around the world and a large selection of Malt Whisky. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Greyfriars Hotel

Address: 129 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AG, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Price Range: $138 - $316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Greyfriars Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Greyfriars Hotel St Andrews, Scotland
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#5 Family Hotel in St Andrews
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