Get an overview of this hotelLuxury hotel with 4 restaurants and full-service spa



Located in the heart of St. Andrews, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of St. Andrews Aquarium and St. Andrews Links. University of St. Andrews and West Sands are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 4 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a golf course. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 144 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as sofa beds and coffee makers. Free WiFi and 24-hour room service are standard, as are plasma TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Old Course Hotel features a golf course and an indoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. This luxury hotel also offers a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary valet parking is available on site.

Old Course Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 144 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • One meeting room 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Garden 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Concierge services 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Year Built 1968 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Indoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge


Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

Road Hole Restaurant - Overlooking the golf course, this fine-dining restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Sands Grill - This brasserie serves lunch and dinner.

The Dukes Bar and Grill - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Jigger Inn - This pub serves lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A golf course and a health club are featured at the hotel. An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Golf driving range on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 

Spa Services

Kohler Waters Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
  • Old Course Hotel is listed in the 2013 Travel + Leisure 500.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

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