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Reviewed 6 October 2015

I love being 40! My wife rewarded the fact that I'd survived this long with a weekend at the Fairmont and 18 holes on the Castle Course. The hotel is great, opulent, but also has all types of people there. There were couples like us, families having high tea and children too. The spa was very good, usual spa stuff,...

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JohnKeating_Fairmont, General Manager at Fairmont St Andrews, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review following your stay with us here at Fairmont St Andrews. I am so pleased that you made use of all the facilities we have on offer and I will ensure your comments about La Cucina and the Spa are passed to the relevant teams. We hope that you will return again soon!

blyth
Reviewed 5 October 2015

we are a party of 8 golfers and have just returned home from this wonderful 5* resort. staying at the hotel and playing both of the hotels golf courses was a wonderful experience , i can highly recommend this hotel for a golfing break. we will be booking again for the same deal next year , weel done Fairmont and...

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JohnKeating_Fairmont, General Manager at Fairmont St Andrews, responded to this review

I am so pleased that your golf group had a great time! I hope the weather was equally as good! We look forward to welcoming you back in 2016 for your next golf trip!

Aberdeen
Reviewed 4 October 2015

Stayed here with my husband, he got it as a birthday gift. Had an absolutely gorgeous suite with living/dining room, huge bathroom with separate shower & bedroom had lots of space. We had a beautiful meal, Restaurant staff were very friendly but think the Italian restaurant might have been more intimate as quite a few children in the clubhouse. Spa...

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JohnKeating_Fairmont, General Manager at Fairmont St Andrews, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words following your husbands birthday treat to Fairmont St Andrews. I am so pleased that you enjoyed the suite! I will ensure your kind words are shared with all the teams involved in making your stay enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2015

It was lovely to spend a weekend in this classic and elegant hotel. Very friendly staff. We had a walk towards St Andrews that lasted 2 hours. Lovely scenery!!!!! We spent 1 hour in the pool and it was fantastic!!!!

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JohnKeating_Fairmont, General Manager at Fairmont St Andrews, responded to this review

I am so pleased that you had a relaxing time during your recent stay with us here at Fairmont St Andrews. Thank you for your kind compliemts about our colleagues and I will ensure your words are shared with all those involved in making your stay enjoyable. We hope to see you again soon!

Paisley
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Have visited often. Usual very high standard of room and leisure facilities. Excellent staff around hotel. we were on a DBB deal. We found that the hotel have stopped serving dinner in the Squire restaurant preferring people to go to La Cucina, an Italian restaurant which does not compare well with comparable restaurants across Scotland. breakfast in the Squire was...

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JohnKeating_Fairmont, General Manager at Fairmont St Andrews, responded to this review

I am delighted that you had such an enjoyable stay following your recent visit to Fairmont St Andrews. We value all guest comments to help us to improve on our service and facilities and appreciate that you took the time to comment. I have passed on your very kind comments with the Executive team to discuss with their individual departments....

Aberdeen
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This hotel is absolutely faultless. Went here late September with my wife and had a brilliant time. Right from the valet service on arrival the service is exceptional....particularly Tam on the door and Bruce in the bar...great people! We booked a junior suite and were given room 2104 which has fantastic views. I've stayed in some great hotels in great...

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I am so pleased that you and your wife had a brilliant stay with us here at Fairmont St Andrews in September. I will ensure that your kind words are passed onto Tam and Bruce, and ensure their leaders are aware of your compliments. We do hope that you will return again to see us soon!

Bathgate
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Amazing hotel, great staff, clean rooms. Extreme quality and a real 5 star service . The hotel is about 3 miles from the centre but the hotel run a free shuttle service which will take you in and out of town

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I am so pleased to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us at Fairmont St Andrews and took advantage of the complimentary shuttle service! we do hope to give you a warm welcome upon your return to see us soon!

Triangle, United States
Reviewed 1 October 2015

This was an awesome resort in St. Andrews. It is not downtown however, they provide a shuttle to town which was very convenient. I would recommend this to all who wants to play golf and vacation there. It's a beautiful town and everyone is so friendly

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I am so pleased to read that you had a nice stay and thank you for your recommendation to those who love golf! We do hope that you will return to Fairmont St Andrews again soon!

Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Having visited here on many occassions as a couple, and also with our children. We love this place. Surroundings are beautiful. Walks lovely. Last time we visited with our children we had the cinema to ourselves which was lovely. Food & drinks good. Kids loved meeting Smudge. The hotels ambassador dog. Would def go back. St Andrews is a magical...

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I am so pleased that you returned to Fairmont St Andrews and had another enjoyable stay. I have to agree with you that the walks around the location are lovely. Thank you for your continued loyalty and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Visited on Saturday with my husband. Lovely room on second floor with picturesque view. Had to eat early to get a table but had beautiful views of the bay and golf course. Great breakfast too with lots of choice.eearlytotofeateat early to get

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Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your recent stay at Fairmont St Andrews. We appreciate all guest feedback to enable us to improve upon the service and facilities that we offer. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your dining experience in La Cucina and have passed on your comments to the restaurant team....

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Fairmont St Andrews

Address: St. Andrews Bay, St Andrews KY16 8PN, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Price Range: $235 - $630 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Fairmont St Andrews 5*
Number of rooms: 209
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Also Known As:
Fairmont St Andrews Hotel St. Andrews
St Andrews Fairmont
Fairmont St Andrews Scotland
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#3 Luxury Hotel in St Andrews
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