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Scotland, St Andrews GRD Rating 8.7

Fairmont St Andrews

Golf breaks at Fairmont St Andrews, Scotland. GRD Rating: 8.7

Golf Glorious Golf
from 155
1 Nights Accommodation in a Fairmont Guestroom. Full Scottish Breakfast in the Squire Restaurant. 18 holes of golf on The Kittocks Course & The Torrance Course

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Quote: GRD1017
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Tel: 01334 837000

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Homecoming Golf Experience
from 245
2 Nights Accommodation in a Fairmont Guestroom. Full Scottish Breakfast in The Squire Restaurant. 18 Holes on The Kittocks Course and The Torrance Course. Dinner on one evening in either La Cucina or The Squire Restaurants

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Quote: GRD1017
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Tel: 01334 837000

All prices quoted are subject to change and availability. Please contact the resort directly to confirm all costs, dates and booking arrangements.

Resort Summary

End your search for luxury hotels in Scotland and plan your stay at the Fairmont St Andrews resort situated in St Andrews Bay. The luxury Fairmont hotel boasts lavish rooms, world-class golf and sumptuous dining. Set on a 520 acre estate with a unique coastal setting, the 209 bedroom hotel overlooks two stunning links golf courses and is the perfect base for your Scottish golf break.

From lavish rooms to a luxurious spa, world class golf to exquisite dining, Fairmont's five star attention to detail is unsurpassed. Enjoy the views overlooking the medieval St Andrews and the North Sea. Play golf on The Torrance and The Kittocks or wind down in the sumptuous Spa with locally themed treatments. Experience fine dining or indulge in Afternoon Tea. Whatever youre looking for Fairmont guarantee your stay will be one to remember.

Fairmont St Andrews, situated in the 'Home of Golf', is proud to be recognised as one of the top golf resorts in the world - voted as number 22 of the World's 50 Best Golf Hotels by the Golf Digest Awards. Another accolade was Resort Hotel of the Year at the Golf Tourism Scotland Awards for 2008, 2010 and 2011 as well as winning IAGTO European Golf Resort of the Year 2012! The resort is also proud to be welcoming back the Scottish Senior Open for 2012 on The Torrance Course.

Fairmont St Andrews has two world class championship courses, The Torrance & The Kittocks. Both courses features traditional revetted bunkers, new tees and a state of the art drainage systems, allowing for perfect golf conditions all year round. Fairmont St Andrews is also the perfect base for exploring some of the finest golf courses in the world. The Old Course, the oldest golf course in the world is only 10 minutes from Fairmont St Andrews. The Kingsbarns Golf Links is only 10 minutes from Fairmont St Andrews and the Castle Course which opened in June 2008 is only two minutes away.

The Spa at Fairmont St Andrews allows you to escape life's routine by indulging yourself in a fusion of sensational signature therapies in 12 treatment rooms performed using Kerstin Florian products. Luxuriate within a sanctuary of peace and harmony in the chic relaxation lounge with magazines and herbal teas beside an irresistible fireplace. For the more energetic, the Health Club has state of the art gym equipment and studios for classes such as yoga and spinning.

Golf Courses

The Torrance Course
18 holes
Par 72
Designed by Sam Torrance
Originally designed by Sam Torrance now re-designed with 8 new holes and classic Scottish revetted bunkering throughout. This Scottish style links designed course rated number 20 in the Golf Weekly ratings has hosted Open Qualifying for the 2010 Open Championship and home of the European Senior Tour, the Cleveland Golf-Srixon Scottish Senior Open 2010 and 2011.
Kittocks Course
18 holes
Par 72
Designed by Gene Sarazen
Enjoy some of the most beautiful holes in Scottish golf with unparalleled vistas, the course hugs the dramatic Fife coastline, and has been ranked number 40 in the Golf Weekly ratings.


Enjoy luxury accommodation in Scotland, with stunning surroundings and mind blowing views over the North Sea and Tay Estuary.

King Size beds, thick, soft duvet covers and five star amenities will make you melt into relaxation as soon as you arrive at Fairmont St Andrews. The stunning accommodation has been recently upgraded and boast a plethora of space and luxury touches. The Fairmont guestrooms have an option of king or twin room the twin boasts two queen size beds for ultimate comfort.

Alternatively if you are looking for a little extra space, a selection of suites are the perfect option with stunning sea views. If you require something truly unforgettable for that special occasion treat yourself to the 'Kingdom of Fife' presidential suite. Or if you desire a home away from home the two four-bedroom Manor Homes allow you the flexibility and convenience of home style comfort with the amenities of the resort at your disposal.

Food and Drink

Fairmont St Andrews is delighted to provide an array of dining options. All of the dining outlets offer an individual menu providing a wide selection of seasonal and international dishes and flavours. The restaurants work closely with local suppliers, to ensure only the finest Scottish and seasonal produce is used throughout.

Esperante, the jewel in the crown of dining at Fairmont St Andrews, an AA rosette awarded restaurant with a Mediterranean influence. Rich terracotta tones, rustic browns and olive greens coat the room and heighten its dramatic Tuscan atmosphere. The menu provides a combination of the flavours and cooking styles of the Mediterranean using the finest, local Scottish ingredients. The menu is enhanced with an exciting variety of wines and champagnes from the Mediterranean basin. A fine dining experience, the restaurant has an intimate feel with a relaxed atmosphere.

The hotels principal restaurant, The Squire is named after Gene 'The Squire' Sarazen the golfing legend and a past winner of the Grand Slam. The restaurant provides a brasserie style dining experience, located within the Atrium. The menus emphasis is on Scottish dining with a contemporary twist. Seasonally changed, the menu created provides an eclectic mix of Scotlands larder with an excellent variety of flavours.

The Clubhouse enjoys stunning panoramic views over both championship golf courses, (Torrance and Kittocks) and the majestic skyline of St Andrews. Ideal for soaking up the atmosphere by day or an informal dinner by night, the restaurant truly enjoys an unforgettable sea view setting. The menu offers golfers favourites and home style cooking. The signature dish of Pittenweem haddock in a beer batter and chips, is a must try. Located just a few moments from the main hotel, the shuttle bus will transport you to and from the Clubhouse at your convenience.

For a more informal atmosphere you may wish to visit the Atrium, The Kittocks Den or The Rock & Spindle. This selection of lounges and bars offer guests an ideal sanctuary to sit back and take in the stunning surroundings over a refreshing drink, snack or light meal. The Atrium is a light and airy space capped by a glass roof complimented large sofas offering a very relaxing and comfortable setting. Kittocks Den is a seductive and relaxing lobby bar with earthy tones and comfortable seating throughout. It is ideal during the day for a hearty lunch of soup, sandwiches and salads or for an evening supper offering a menu with an emphasis on grilled meat and fish. The Rock & Spindle is an easy going sports bar that offers a selection of bar snacks and nibbles to share whilst sports enthusiasts savour some of the worlds most iconic games and matches. If you prefer to take part then the pool table, dart board and a variety of board games are available for your enjoyment.

Golf Tuition and Practice Facilities

Tuition is available from PGA Professional John Kerr at Fairmont St Andrews - perfect your swing in the Home of Golf.


Enquire & Book Direct

Quote: GRD1017
Email Resort

Tel: 01334 837000

All prices quoted are subject to change and availability. Please contact the resort directly to confirm all costs, dates and booking arrangements.



St Andrews
KY16 8PN

Getting there

Nearest airport: Dundee Airport (DND)
Travel options: There are four major international airports that guests may fly into. Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Glasgow Airport (GLA), Aberdeen Dyce Airport (ABZ), and Dundee Airport (DND). Dundee is the closest airport, located approximately 15 miles or about a 25 minute drive from the resort. The resort is also easily accessible by train. The nearest station is Leuchars on the main line from London, Edinburgh and Aberdeen (20-minutes away from Fairmont St. Andrews). St Andrews may be reached by car, taxi or by bus from Leuchars - Taxi fair is approximately 15 GBP. The Concierge will be happy to advise on any transportation requirements such as transfers, car hire, and chauffeur services.

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Resort facilities

  • Cycling
  • Gym
  • Sauna
  • Swimming Pool

Hotel facilities

  • Bar
  • Exchange
  • Internet
  • WiFi

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