Dating from 1795, this traditional, elegant Georgian terraced The Albany St Andrews hotel rests in the heart of historic St Andrews.

The hotel is ideally located for exploring the castle and cathedral, the picturesque university buildings scattered throughout town and the quaint shops of center. The famous Old Course is within easy walking distance. Free WiFi is available throughout.

Enjoy a continental or full Scottish cooked breakfast in the restaurant, which opens onto a delightful landscaped garden and patio.

The Albany St Andrews' bar and lounge has an inviting open fire and a wide choice of malt whiskeys, aperitifs and liqueurs as well as sandwiches and home-baking on offer. The attractive beer garden and patio are ideal for relaxing in fine weather.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

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Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

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Full English/Irish

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  • Hi, looking to book 27/28/29 July for a couple . What are your arrangements with regards to Breakfast arrangements if available during covid19. We are traveling within Scotland If no breakfast, no problem,just want to know before possible booking

    Good morning Thank you for your message. Breakfast will be available during your stay. Hope to see you soon. Kind regards Vicky


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    Answered on July 13, 2020
  • Does the room have a bathroom included?

    All our bedrooms have a bathroom in them, all include electric showers. Kind Regards, Sarah


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    Asked about: Standard Single Room • Answered on November 6, 2019
  • Has room got an en-suite?

    Yes all of your rooms are ensuite.


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    Asked about: Standard Double Room • Answered on October 28, 2019
  • Hi is breakfast a full Scottish or continental. Thanks

    Thank you for your question. We offer both a full Scottish and continental items such as cereals, fresh fruit, pastries etc.


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    Asked about: Small Double Room • Answered on June 5, 2021
  • Hi, is there parking available at the hotel? We will have cycles as well as golf clubs so I would prefer secure storage overnight. Many thanks

    There is free on street parking outside the hotel. We do have luggage storage where you can store your golf clubs during your stay with us.


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    Answered on June 23, 2021
  • Hi, is there off road guest car parking available?

    Thank you for your enquiry. There is free parking outside the hotel on both sides of the road. Please note this is not private to the hotel. Kind Regards The Albany Hotel


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    Answered on June 21, 2021
  • Can you smoke on patio

    Smoking is allowed outside of the hotel. Patio areas can be used for this.


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    Asked about: Junior Suite • Answered on September 16, 2020
  • Do you have arrangements with St. Andrew's (or tee-time services) to assist visitors with arranging tee times?

    The best way to book tee times is through St Andrews Links directly. They have a great easy to use reservations page that shows all courses availability and prices.


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    Answered on October 6, 2020
  • Hi We are three golfers from three separate households. Can we stay in the 3 single bed junior sweet in late August?

    Thank you for your question. Yes, this is not a problem.


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    Answered on August 9, 2021
  • Does the property have a lift

    Unfortunately as this is a listing building there are no lifts. We are always happy to help with luggage.


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    Answered on January 25, 2021
  • Hi do you accept dogs?

    Hi. Thanks for your question. Unfortunately we do not accept any pets.


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    Answered on June 24, 2021
  • Is it possible to reserve a lower floor room as unable to walk up lots of stairs ??

    Thank you for your question; we do have ground-floor rooms available. We have two standard double rooms on the ground floor. Carolyn


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    Asked about: Standard Double Room • Answered on September 3, 2021
  • Can you join 2 single beds together in junior suite?

    Yes, in the front bedroom of the Junior Suite, the beds can be put together to make a double/king bed.


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    Asked about: Junior Suite • Answered on November 20, 2021
  • is it possible to get a ground floor twin room as my mum is 89 and is not good at walking up too man stairs? Thanks Carol

    We do have twin rooms on the ground floor. Let me know when you are staying and I can check if we have 1 available.


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    Answered on October 16, 2020
  • do you have a room for disable guest?

    Thank you for your question. We have rooms which are available at a ground floor level. There is stairs into the property and also when going to breakfast in the morning.


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    Answered on May 31, 2021
  • How is the hotel fixed for resident parking ? Cheers. Bill

    There is free on street parking outside the hotel.


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    Answered on July 9, 2020
  • Hi. I am traveling with my father, and need a ground floor room that he can access by wheelchair. Do you have a room for 1 night, on 20/6/2022?

    Thank you for your question. We do have ground floor rooms available, but there is steps into the hotel, and also a set of stairs down to the breakfast room. If you would like any other information, please do let us know.


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    Answered on October 4, 2021
  • We’re at a wedding at the end of July; staying for 3 days & worrying about parking! Is there anywhere we can park up for three full days? Thanks

    There is free parking outside of the hotel, which can be used for the 3 full days you are here. There is metered parking at the other end of North Street, but it will be quieter in the evening for free parking.


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    Answered on May 21, 2021
  • Is your price including breakfast and do you do evening meals. Do you have a visitors lounge

    There is 2 rates on the site, 1 does include breakfast and 1 doesn't. We do not do evening meals, but we are extremely close by to a handful of restaurants nearby. We have a small lounge, which guests and their visitors can use.


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    Answered on February 5, 2020
  • Hi guys, I’m looking to book from the 5th - 7th September as a few of my friends are coming to play golf on the old course. Is there any parking?

    There is free on site parking outside the hotel.


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    Answered on August 5, 2021
Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • St Andrews - New Course
    0 miles
  • St Andrews University
    0 miles
  • The Old Course at St. Andrew's Golf Course
    0.1 miles
  • St Andrews - Eden Course
    0.1 miles
  • St Andrews Cathedral
    0.2 miles
  • St Andrews - Jubilee Course
    0.6 miles
  • St Andrews - Strathtyrum Course
    1.2 miles
  • Fairmont St Andrews Bay Golf Course
    2.5 miles
  • Kingsbarns Golf Links
    6.3 miles
  • Hill of Tarvit Mansion
    8.7 miles
Top attractions
  • Discovery Point
    10.5 miles
  • University of Dundee
    10.8 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • St Andrews East Sands Beach
    2,050 feet
  • West Sands Beach
    2,750 feet
  • Tentsmuir Beach
    2.8 miles
  • Kingsbarns Beach
    6 miles
Closest Airports
  • Dundee Airport
    11.8 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport
    34.9 miles
How to get to The Albany St Andrews from Edinburgh Airport
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Amenities of The Albany St Andrews Great facilities! Review score, 8.2
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
  • Street parking
Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules The Albany St Andrews takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

2:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

6:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
£10 per child, per night
Extra bed by request
£25 per child, per night
3 - 16 years
Extra bed by request
£25 per child, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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The fine print

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform The Albany St Andrews of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about The Albany St Andrews

  • Room options at The Albany St Andrews include:

    • Single
    • Double
    • Twin
    • Suite

  • The prices at The Albany St Andrews may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at The Albany St Andrews can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at The Albany St Andrews is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Albany St Andrews offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Albany St Andrews by:

    • Car 1h 20min

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Albany St Andrews (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking

  • The Albany St Andrews is 650 feet from the center of St. Andrews.

  • The nearest beach is 800 feet from The Albany St Andrews.