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Burness House

1 Murray Park, St. Andrews KY16 9AW, Scotland
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Burness House
Ranked #37 of 76 St. Andrews B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mansfield, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were 22 of us staying in St. Andrews for 6 nights. Four of us stayed at the Burness House and were treated daily to a Scottish breakfast by Hazel and Sue. Our luggage was delayed and Hazel took care of us, checking on it daily with another hotel it was to be delivered to and finally carrying it back... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I made a booking at Burness House for two rooms for two nights in July 2014. Hazel Crane sent me an e-mail to confirm the booking, and everything appeared to be OK. Unfortunately, two weeks later, I received the following e-mail from Hazel Crane: "Hi Alan, I am sorry, I now only have a twin room available, my guy's that... More

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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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51 reviews 51 reviews
20 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Just returned from four nights with Hazel and Laurie at the 138 North Street flat in St. Andrews. Our third time to stay with them and they never disappoint. Everything is perfect. Laurie is making some wonderful additions to the rear garden that will make your stay even more pleasureful. In the middle of town just a short walk to... More

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New Cumnock, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

Stayed at burness house as I was playing golf , location is amazing , the owners were so welcoming and the place was a walk away from all your needs. The hospitality in the morning was great you had your selection of what you wanted for your breakfast . I would recommend this to anyone wishing to visit at Andrews... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

A special place run by special people..... Great location..... Walking distance to all your needs......Hazel is a wonderful hostess and has the all the right answers for all your questions......I enjoy staying at b&b's where the hostess treats you like family!!!

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Elgin, Scotland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Stayed at burness house last week when I was down for a game of golf. Was really impressed,lovely clean rooms and a cracking breakfast in the Morning.just what you need before a game of golf. Lawrie & hazel really friendly and happy to help a lovely B&B in an ideal location!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

We booked all of the rooms for a family wedding which was held nearby. We were really pleased with the welcome from Hazel and Laurie, the rooms, the food was really delicious and we could not have asked for more. The rooms were very clean and contemporary with everying you expect from a guest house. We will definitely go back... More

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Loch Lomond
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

I have stayed here a few times now and Hazel and Laurie always make you feel very welcome the location is great and nothing is to much trouble The breakfast is wonderful. The location could not be better for the golf and the owners both have great knowledge of all the courses in the area. Would recommend anyone to stay... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Just got back from 3 nights in Burness House.What a lovely hostess Hazel is.The rooms were modern and very comfortable with all amenities,tea,coffe,biscuits,haidryer,sewing kit,toiletries,flat screen TV,nothing had been overlooked.Bathrooms spotless and probably the best and most powerful shower we've experienced.Fluffy white towels changed every day. Lots of choice and freshly cooked breakfast really set us up for the day. Hazel... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

My husband and I found this B&B excellent. Hazel is a wonderful host. Beautiful room and a great breakfast. If you can book it.....do so!:) Easy walking distance, to everything. Food, pubs, shopping and the beautiful historical sites. My husband worked the Women's British Open, so he was up very early and this was a short walk to the Old... More

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Address: 1 Murray Park, St. Andrews KY16 9AW, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St. Andrews
Also Known As:
Burness House St. Andrews, Scotland

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Hazel & Laurie Crane welcome you to Burness House, an 18th-century building with individual character and charm. Within easy walking distance of the Old Course and the Town Centre, an ideal base for your visit to the historic city of St Andrews, self catering apartment also available. ... more   less 
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