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The Russell Hotel

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26 The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AS Scotland See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Dry Cleaning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the friendliest and cutest hotels I have ever visited. The staff are absolutely fantastic. Don’t be fooled by the smallness Of the bar, the restaurant is sizeable and the food is frankly brilliant. Try the venison, it is just mouthwatering. The...More

Thank anniekites
Reviewed 26 July 2018

A block from the R&A. Across from the shoreline. Tight room with no view. Nicely furnished. Nice guy at check in. No a/c which usually would not be a problem unless it is hot. Leaving the windows open for a breeze makes the gulls sound...More

Thank Travellin_Joe
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

This hotel is perfectly situated for the golf vacation of a lifetime. One block walk to the first tee of the old course at Saint Andrews. Great views of the ocean and the first and 18th holes. The staff was amazingly! We stayed for five...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Well located hotel. Very friendly and attentive staff. Small but nice eating area with well prepared food (breakfast). Good, well stocked bar. Bedroom furnishings were slightly on the tired side but bathroom was well appointed. Room and bathroom could probably have done with a "deep...More

Thank ontoeat
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

The Russell Hotel has been perfect for our group of 4 couples. It is a quaint hotel that truly encompasses the feeling of being in St. Andrews and the location is so convenient to everything. The view from our room of the North Sea is...More

Thank Marianne H
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Food & drink at the hotel
Restaurant at The Russell
263 reviews
Cuisines: International
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$156 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Russell Hotel St Andrews
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$156 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Russell Hotel St Andrews
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
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Dining (13)
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Questions & Answers
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Louise W
19 October 2017|
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Response from Erica R | Reviewed this property |
My room was on the first floor. Not sure if there are ground rooms. I would give them a call.
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"No lift so top floor rooms are a bit of a trek"
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"Choose the rooms with the bay windows and sea view"
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"You can't beat the views of the North Sea. It's worth the splurge."
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"If you don't like climbing stairs, get a room on the first floor."
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