The Russell Hotel

Small Hotel

26 The Scores, St Andrews, Fife, KY16 9AS

    The Russell Hotel, a Victorian theme terraced town house, is situated on the Scores, overlooking St Andrews Bay.

    Only two minutes walk from the first tee of the world famous 'Old Course' and yet, just as convenient for the town centre and the centuries old University. Personally run under the supervision of resident owners Gordon and Fiona de Vries.

    The Victorian Lounge bar ambient to the period has a welcoming open fire and enjoys a relaxed and informal atmosphere serving a wide range of fine ales, beers, wines and an extensive 'Malt Shop'.
    St Andrews, 'The Home of Golf', offers golf twelve months of the year. There are twenty course within a twelve mile radius and it is also convenient for courses at GlenEagles, Carnoustie and Rosemount.

    Ideally situated for golfers and non-golfers alike our hotel is only minutes from the historic sites of St Andrews and the nearby picturesque East Neuk villages and many coastal walks.

    Group Golf Breaks
    We offer Group Golf Breaks from 4 - 22 persons.. Old Course tee-times may be available as part of a golf package. Fife offers a fine selection of wonderful courses . With more than 20 courses within a twelve mile radius - there is plenty to choose from. Please contact Gordon or Fiona de Vries who would be delighted to help you arrange your golf

    3 Small Hotel
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
    2016 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2016 - 31 Dec 2016

    Pre- Christmas Festive Lunches, Christmas Day Dinner & Hogmanay Dinner

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Family Room
    £98.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    St Andrews Bay Twin/Double Room with Seaview
    £120.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)
    Standard Twin/Double Room
    £90.00 per room per night (breakfast inc.)

    Prices are From £60 per person per night.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Hotel Breaks


    • Baby Changing Facilities Available
    • Baby Listening/Sitting Facilities Available
    • Children Welcome
    • Cot Available
    • Highchair Available


    • Air Conditioning
    • Bath Ensuite
    • Hairdryer Available
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Laundry Service Available
    • Log Fire
    • Lounge
    • Open Hearth Fire
    • Payphones Available
    • Shower Ensuite
    • Telephone
    • Toilets
    • Trouser Press
    • WC EnSuite

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking


    • City Centre
    • Coastal Location
    • Sea/Loch View
    • Town Centre
    • Town Location

    Special Requirements

    • Children Welcome
    • No Pets Allowed


    • Bar Available
    • Breakfast Available
    • Cafe / Restaurant available on site
    • Dairy Free
    • Dinner Available
    • Evening Meal Available
    • Full Alcohol Drinks License
    • Gluten Free
    • Kosher Meals
    • Lunch Available
    • Nut Free Meals
    • Restaurant
    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop
    • Tea & Coffee Available
    • Vegan Meals Available
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegetarian Food Available

    Dietary Options

    • Nut Free Meals


    • Fax/Email Facilities
    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted
    • Porterage
    • Room Service Available

    Leisure Facilities

    • Radio
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • TV In Room
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • American Express Card
    • BACS
    • Debit Card
    • Mastercard
    • Switch Card
    • VISA Card


    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Free Parking On-Site
    • Parking
    • Public Parking Nearby

    Public Transport Directions

    From the nearest information centre:- From St Andrews Tourist Information Centre turn right into College Street, turn left into North Street. Take third on left into Golf Place then first right onto The Scores. The hotel is situated on right overlooking the sea.

    Getting there by railway:- From Leuchars Railway Station follow signs to St Andrews. At Guardbridge roundabout take A91 to St Andrews (4 miles). On entering St Andrews, after second roundabout turn first left into Golf Place and then first right onto The Scores. Hotel is 300 yards on right overlooking the sea.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- From Edinburgh Airport follow A8 to Newbridge roundabout, take M9 to Forth Road Bridge (B8119). Follow M90 from Forth Road Bridge at Junction 8. Follow A91 to St Andrews. At second roundabout turn left onto Golf Place then first right onto The Scores. The Russell Hotel is situated on the right overlooking the sea.

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