Where To Stay In St. Andrews, Scotland: 10 Hotels & Holiday Homes - Updated 2022

where to stay in st andrews uk

Looking for a nice place to stay while visiting St. Andrews? It doesn’t matter if your purpose is business, leisure, sitting by the beach or playing golf. St. Andrews is full of great hotel and vacation rental options!

1. Spacious house in the town center (from 261 USD)

Are you planning a big family reunion and need a place that will host a lot of people? Or maybe need a place to stay for a big group of people and you all want to be close to the town center? Then that particular Airbnb accommodation is a good choice.

It can host up to 16 people in five bedrooms on eight beds. You’ll get access to a fully equipped kitchen and sitting area. There’s also a TV and a chimney in the house.

Spacious house in the town center

Price: from 261 USD

Number of Guests: 16

2. Luxury stone cottage (from USD 148)

If you and your significant other are looking for some secluded, luxury place for a romantic getaway, then that interesting stone cottage is a good call. The 18th-century cottage is located in a quiet rural area, and there’s one bedroom with a comfortable double bed in a private apartment, which is adjoining the owner’s house. You’ll have an access to your private patio area with a walled garden. There is a fully equipped kitchen in the apartment.

Cabaña de piedra de lujo en el freno, St Andrews.
127 reviews  Wifi Available
cottage 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the cottage has everything needed for an enjoyable stay and has the best shower ever
comfortable bed large shower/bathroom and living room tv is nice size with a good variety of channels
lovely cottage very clean and well fitted out
the cottage was immaculately clean very comfortable and equipped with everything we needed
the cottage is in excellent condition very well decorated and very clean
karen was a friendly and helpful host
karen and her family were great hosts
karen the host is very helpful flexible with arrival& departure times and on hand if you need anything
karen and her family are very friendly and the perfect hosts we also loved their adorable labrador
karen is very welcoming & extremely helpful
great location for golf outings
lovely quiet location but only a short distance from st andrews
the location was wonderfully peaceful and secluded
excellent location - so quiet but only a 5-10 minute drive to st andrews anstruther pitenweem etc
just outside st andrews and a great location to see everything in area
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3. Eco-friendly guest house

This big eco-friendly guest house will put you very close to many attractions in St. Andrews, including Botanic Gardens, St. Andrews Aquarium, and Golf Museum. The room is “studio” type, which means you’ll have a private bathroom. There are also a coffee maker, TV and free WiFi in the room. Keep in mind that the guest house has over 400 rooms, so it may get cozy.

Agnes Blackadder Hall Campus Accommodation
St Andrews, GB
63 reviews
hotel 2 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the best breakfast i have ever had in any hotel anywhere
the room and en suite were a good size and clean except for the soap holder
really nice and friendly staff
i would recommend this location every time
the location is great just a 10-15 minute walk to the shops golf and other sites
parking free close to golf course and town
walking distance from the birthplace of golf which i played st
good hotel about 15 minutes walk to main high streets (i'm a slow walker though)
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4. Victorian apartment (from USD 523)

This renovated Victorian house has beautiful views from the windows and a sunny interior and it is within walking distance from fun attractions, like the Castle, cathedral, and The Old Course. This unique apartment is everything you may need for a good relaxing vacation. There is a lounge room that can host up to seven people and a private garden area with BBQ if you felt like grilling for dinner. The apartment has four bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms.

Large Victorian apartment: central, quiet
Saint Andrews, Scotland, United Kingdom
435 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 5 Beds 8 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
apartment was great lots of space and really lovely interior it exceeded our expectations
amazing place: well appointed great rooms beds tvs and other amenities
the kitchen is small but it was well-stocked and perfect for our needs
the rooms are beautiful and there’s wonderful views from almost all the windows around the house
beds were very comfortable
the house is very clean and well stock
jill is excellent in communication and the place is spotless
rooms very clean and very well equipped
spotlessly clean thoughtful touches and many great local ideas and tips
this home was clean and communication was excellent
jill was also super helpful
the hosts were exceptionally accommodating and great communicators
jill was very helpful from start to finish
jill was super helpful in the lead up with recommendations and advice
jill was very attentive helpful and charming
great location and excellent facilities
beautiful townhouse in excellent central location
absolutely beautiful and the location is perfect
the location is wonderful just a short walk to many attractions restaurants and shops
light and airy apartment in a great central location
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5. Old Course Hotel (from USD 570)

Are you a golf fan? Or maybe you need a quick access to the beach and beautiful views from the room? Or you just need a place where you’ll get real celebrity treatment?

If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, then Old Course Hotel is a place for you. The property is located 5 minutes’ walk from the beach and is overlooking Links Golf Course and West Sands Beach. There are a luxury spa and restaurant in the building. Each room has a private bathroom, TV, and free WiFi.

Old Course Hotel St Andrews

Wifi Available

Address: Old Station Rd
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna

6. The Golf Inn (from USD 98)

The Golf Inn will be a perfect choice for people who just want to relax and spend some nice time close to the beach. If you’re interested in golf, the British Golf Museum is nearby. There are a restaurant and bar in the hotel and each room has its own bathroom, wardrobe, and TV. Complimentary breakfast in included in the price.

The Golf Inn

Address: 1 Golf Place

Free WiFi Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay Non-smoking rooms Physical distancing rules followed Restaurant Internet services WiFi available in all areas

7. Five Pilmour Place (from USD 96)

This interesting looking guest house is a private own property, located just 3 minutes’ walk from the beach and 2 minutes’ stroll from the heart of St. Andrews. There is a shared dining room, where you can get delicious breakfast, and a guest lounge. The whole guest house has WiFi and they also offer bike rentals if you’d like to see that Scottish town from a different perspective.

No 5 Pilmour

Wifi Available

Address: 5 Pilmour Place
Accommodates: 2

Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry Dry cleaning Facilities for disabled guests

8. Balmungo Cottage B&B (from USD 162)

Looking for a B&B that doesn’t look like B&B? This hotel offers amazing looking wooden and stone interior and is located just 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) away from St. Andrews University. There are also many interesting activities in the area, like hiking, biking and of course golfing.

Each room has a private bathroom, TV and DVD player, and some of them have a private patio. You’ll also find your own slippers in the room. The breakfast is included in the price.

Balmungo Cottage B&B

Wifi Available

Address: Balmungo
Accommodates: 4

Parking Room service Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Family rooms Breakfast in the room

9. Macdonald Rusacks Hotel (from USD 430)

Everyone needs a little luxury. You can have it at the Macdonald Rusacks Hotel. Their luxurious rooms feature modern bathrooms with a bathtub and all the toiletries you may need. It’s located a 3 minutes’ walk from the beach and 10 minutes’ walk from the Castle. There is free WiFi and free parking in the hotel. The place is also pet-friendly.

Rusacks St Andrews

Wifi Available

Address: Pilmour Links
Accommodates: 4

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre

10. Fairway House (from USD 251)

This modern, two-bedroom apartment is a perfect place for vacation both winter and summer. Located on the western side of the town and just a 15 minutes’ walk away from the town center. There is a fully equipped kitchen in the apartment, as well as spacious lounge and two double en-suite bedrooms. Views from the windows are overlooking a beautiful garden in the front. The apartment has its own main door.

Fairway House, St Andrews
St Andrews, Fife, United Kingdom
98 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 4 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were super comfy after our long days of sightseeing
beds were super comfortable as well
the apartment looked exactly like the pictures posted online
we had a fabulous stay at the apartment for our friends wedding
the apartment was lovely a little bit out of the centre but in a very pleasant and quiet estate
immaculately clean well stocked apartment
very clean inside with comfy beds
it was very clean
it was spotless modern and very comfortable
well appointed clean and convenient
steven is very responsive for answering questions
the hosts were very helpful and polite
steven is very responsive and will look right after you
so helpful thank you - arrived later from us and was able to get in early to sleep
great location easy parking
great location in a quiet complex
great stay definitely recommend and really close to city centre
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Perfect getaway

There are many things to do in St. Andrews, as well as many places to stay!

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