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BEST WESTERN Scores Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   76 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9BB, Scotland
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Ranked #4 of 19 hotels in St. Andrews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Guinness C Magnolia, United States
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Magnolia, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here twice now and I'll stay here again and again. The staff is incredibly friendly, food is good and the scenery is truly incredible. The hotel itself is beautiful and I love how they have maintained the architecture. Easy walking distance to all the great restaurants and shops. There are newer hotels in and outside of St.... More

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Tenafly, New Jersey
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Scores Hotel is one of the most conveniently located hotels to the St. Andrew's Old Course and other attractions in St. Andrews. Our junior suite overlooked the Royal & Ancient Clubhouse and the 1st and 18th holes of the Old Course. The staff was very pleasant and accommodating. The on site restaurant was very good for the morning breakfast... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here for two nights for a university reunion. We were given a room overlooking the sea, which was much appreciated, as the St Andrew view is wonderful. The rooms were comfortable and well appointed, the breakfast was good, but what really stood out was the service - all staff were exceptionallly pleasant and helpful, especially... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
21 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me & my fiancé stayed here for an overnight on our trip to St. Andrews recently and I found this to be a really pleasant hotel. All the staff were friendly, the room was spacious and the bathroom was a good size also. The bed was extremely comfortable and our room was at the front which meant we had a... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scores is the most conveniently located hotel to the Old Course in St. Andrews. Right outside the front door is the R&A and the first tee box and 18th hole of the Old Course. The service was excellent and the rooms were very spacious for two people. We had a total of 12 guys on our trip and everyone felt... More

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Cambridge, Mass.
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is wonderful for a group of golfers; within a short pitch shot of the Old Course as well as many good restaurants (Little Italy, Forgans) and pubs; staff was friendly and helpful; and the rooms were simple and clean. All (including price) considered, an excellent choice when staying in St. Andrews.

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just completed business in Aberdeen and were supposed to go to Edinburgh. But the morning of our leaving we found out that somehow our hotel reservation got cancelled there. So on the spur of the moment we decided to go see St Andrews. With some help from the staff at our check-out destination we were able to get into... More

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New London, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Our golf package included 6 nights at the Best Western Scores Hotel. We were told that we would be pleased. Well, we could not have been happier with the location, food and service. We really were fortunate to have stayed here. After spending 6 days in St Andrews and playing all the local courses, we were convinced we stayed at... More

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Ottawa Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Travelled here for my husbands reunion. Cannot believe how expensive it is. You are definitely paying for location. Right next to the famous golf course. We did have a free upgrade to a sea view. Room was small and bathroom needed renovating. Whole hotel felt old and grimy even though it was clean. Front reception staff excellent. Sloooow device in... More

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Sheffield, UK
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33 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed three nights in a junior suite. The room was very good, well equipped and a decent size with a great view over the sea front and the famous golf course. Good bathroom and shower. The room was the most expensive of the five hotels visited in our Scotland tour but did not provide value for money. A number... More

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Address: 76 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9BB, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St. Andrews
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Scores Hotel 3*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#2 Family Hotel in St. Andrews #4 Business Hotel in St. Andrews #4 Romantic Hotel in St. Andrews
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The Best Western Scores Hotel is the closest hotel to the 1st tee of the world famous Old Course and the Royal and Ancient Clubhouse.A 5 minute walk will take you to many of the towns attractions including the ancient castle and cathedral ruins, the 600 year old university and the historic town centre.The hotel occupies two traditional Victorian town houses dating back to 1864 and 1880 and retains many of the large former drawing rooms as junior suites. 36 rooms in total, many of which have stunning views views over the West Sands beach whilst others enjoy an outlook over the newly landscaped garden and terraces.Champions Grill has unforgettable views of the West Sands and the 1st tee of the Old Course from its 9 large picture windows - there is no better way to start your day!Alexanders Restaurant offer quality Scottish food in a traditional Victorian setting with white linen, gold chandeliers and a magnificent view.Chariots Bar, names after the film 'Chariots of Fire' (which was partially shot on the West Sands) is a typical Scottish Snug serving Bar and Snack Menus daily, with al fresco dining weather permitting! ... more   less 
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