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This family-friendly St. Andrews hotel is located by the sea, within 3 mi (5 km) of East Sands and St. Andrew's Cathedral. St. Andrews Aquarium and West Sands are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

Along with 6 restaurants, this hotel has a full-service spa and a golf course. Valet parking is free. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a health club, and a bar/lounge.

Room Amenities

All 209 rooms offer WiFi, 24-hour room service, and plasma TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include wired Internet, minibars, and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Fairmont St Andrews, Scotland features a golf course and an indoor pool. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 6 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

Business amenities at this 5-star property consist of a 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 self parking and valet parking are available on site.

Fairmont St Andrews, Scotland has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Health club 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Number of restaurants - 6 
  • One meeting room 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 209 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2001 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Arcade/game room  
  • Babysitting or childcare  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 3.95 GBP per night ), Wired internet access ( 3.95 GBP per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access (18 GBP per 24 hours surcharge)


Free self parking, Free valet parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Plasma TV 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Kittocks Den - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Esperante - This fine-dining restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

The Squire - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

The Rock and Spindle Bar - Onsite café. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 9-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including a health club. 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.

  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Golfing on site 

Spa Services

The Spa at Fairmont has 12 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body treatments, and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Number of treatment rooms 12 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The St. Andrews Bar and Grill will be closed on Mondays and Tuesdays beginning October 19, 2015. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 5 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed

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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: GBP 3.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): GBP 3.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 18 (for 24 hours, rates may vary)
  • Pet fee: GBP 20 per accommodation, per night (maximum GBP 20 per stay)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

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

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