The Best Western Scores Hotel is one of the best placed Hotels in St. Andrew’s, closest to the 1st tee of the world-famous Old Course of St. Andrews. Even if golf is not your game, the hotel still proves idyllic as you’re sure to be taken aback by panoramic views of the West Sands and St. Andrews Bay. Just a five minute walk will take you into St. Andrews city center where you’ll be greeted by many of its famous, historic sites. These include St. Salvator’s Church, a 12th century cathedral, a 13th century castle and many of the stunning St. Andrews University buildings (the oldest University in Scotland).
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Much in line with the historic elegance found in the city center, the hotel itself boasts its own gorgeous Victorian architecture, so there's plenty of the past to take in. The hotel was originally an 1880's townhouse, whilst most of the former drawing rooms are now used as Junior Suites. The hotel has 36 comfortable bedrooms, many of which promise breath-taking views of the West Sands, or overlook the hotels spacious gardens and terraces. With such elegance inside and out, the hotel guarantees a charming and comfortable stay.
When dining at the Best Western Scores Hotel you can expect the same impeccable standards seen in the grounds and interior. There are three possible locations to eat at, including a formal and exquisite restaurant and two relaxed and inviting bar areas. No matter where you chose to dine, we guarantee you’ll be greeted by first-class staff. (If you appreciate a recommendation, we’d have to say the lobster served in our restaurant, as it’s the best around.)
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No pets allowed. Guide and Hearing dogs only.
They are resting on their great location which is a stone's throw from the Old Course. Front desk help needs training in hospitality although they were not unpleasant. Breakfast was mediocre at...
Orlando, Florida on 10-Oct-2018
The best parts of our one-night stay are that the Scores Hotel is conveniently located near the major sites and attractions and our junior suite on the second floor had a large bay window that...
United States on 08-Oct-2018
You are next to golf. The hotel itself needs to be renovated desperately. There is room for one with a bag in the elevator. There are no electronic updates so you will need adapters. The room is...
By Christine M
Hotel is close to Old course, directly in the heart. Staff was friendly. Rooms are clean, but very cold. Breakfast was miserable. For a golfers (with golf bags) is hotel unpractical - lot of stairs...
A small sign on the pavement outside the hotel advertised the set price two or three course lunch. Not bold enough to attract the many tourists walking up from the Old Course Clubhouse. The result a...