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St. Andrews


Situated on the eastern Scottish coast in the town of St. Andrews, the Old Course Hotel overlooks the famous 17th Road Hole, 1 hour from Edinburgh Airport and 2 hours from Glasgow Airport.


St. Andrews Old Course (1 minute), Dukes Course (10 minutes), Ladybank (15 minutes), Scotscraig (20 minutes), Crail (20 minutes), Kingsbarns (25 minutes), Carnoustie (55 minutes), Gleneagles (70 minutes), Muirfield (1 hour, 45 minutes), Gullane (1 hour, 45 minutes), North Berwick (1 hour, 50 minutes), Dunbar (1 hour, 50 minutes)


Just a five-minute stroll from the historic town of St. Andrews, the Old Course Hotel enjoys a spectacular location overlooking both the infamous 17th Road Hole and the Royal and Ancient clubhouse. One of Scotland’s leading resort hotels, there is certainly nowhere finer to stay when visiting the Home of Golf.

With its classically elegant interiors, the hotel offers excellent service, luxurious facilities and a warm welcome in the best traditions of Scottish hospitality. Each of the 125 en-suite guestrooms, including 17 suites have unrivalled views over either the Old Course or the surrounding countryside and all are appointed to a high standard, offering marbled bathrooms and plush furnishings.

The Old Course Hotel offers a unique choice of dining experiences. Guests may choose from fine dining in the Road Hole Grill, informal meals in the Jigger Inn and Conservatory, while the Sands Brasserie serves from a menu boasting a strong Mediterranean influence. The perfect 19th-hole pint can be enjoyed in the Jigger Inn and the award winning Road Hole Bar offers a selection of Scotland’s finest whiskies from some 119 distilleries.

The Old Course Hotel boasts its own championship golf course in the Dukes Course. Designed by Peter Thompson, the course is the perfect complement to St. Andrews famous links courses. As one would expect from a five-star resort, the range of facilities provided here is second to none. The Spa at the Old Course offers a pool, sauna, solarium, steam-room, Jacuzzi and gymnasium, while a team of therapists provide the best in health and beauty treatments.

GRADE: 5 Star

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