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The Dunvegan Hotel

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7 Pilmour Place | North Street, St. Andrews, Scotland
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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
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well situated next to the Old course, museums etc. You are always assured a warm welcome from Sheena and Jack and the food is excellent. Great atmosphere in the pub. Always a real buzz about the place and we return on every visit to St. Andrews

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

My wife and I and friends spent 2 nights at the Dunvegan 3 weeks ago. The owners, Jack and Sheena couldn't have been more hospitable! They've owned the Dunvegan for 20+ years and went out of their way to make our stay a great one, but I'd guess they do this for every one of their guests. The location is... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

If you go to St. Andrews, don't miss this iconic experience. Not only does the Dunvegan have the best pub in town, but they make you feel like family when you visit. The food is always excellent, and Sheena and her team made our stay incredibly memorable. Stumbling distance to the links, and a virtual museum of golf history, the... More 

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Erie, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

My first trip to Scotland and I would never stay at another location! Sheena (Jack was leaving on a golf vacation, but got up at 7:00am to have coffee and greet us before his departure) and the entire staff deserve a standing ovation in regards to charm and friendliness. I was also blown away at the quality of the food!... More 

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St. Louis MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The Dunvegan Hotel is a true gem. The room accommodations are generous and the shower is something to look forward to after days on the local links. The bar is lively and the food is well above pub grub. Located less than a 3 wood from the first tee at the Old Course, Jack and Sheena have created a not... More 

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Port Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

A group of us from England have been staying at the Dunvagan Hotel for over 10 years. The owner Jack and Sheena and the staff are so friendly and welcoming, the service and food is 1st class, we are all looking forward to seeing them again next year.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

As tunbleweeds blow across an almost deserted bar at Number One Golf Place, next door in the Dunvegan things are jumping. With the place a shrine to golf and every member of staff both welcoming and friendly, plus some terrific bar food available too, is it any wonder that owners, Jack and Sheena, are doing to some local pubs what... More 

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dunveganhotel, Owner at The Dunvegan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on your experience with us at the Dunvegan, and all your nice comments, glad you had an enjoyable stay in St Andrews. Just a note re: your comment for storage etc....we decided to get rid of cumbersome and unsightly ''wardrobes'' during our first major refirbishment many years ago, ie it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in here with some friends while visiting st. andrews and was really impressed with the wait staff and the beer, everyone was super friendly and there were great prices. Would definitely recommend to anyone in town, especially if you have any interest in golf!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Me & 6 friends stayed here for 2 night while in St. Andrews to play the old corse. Would highly recommend this hotel & the staff are v friendly and helpful. Good food, good beer & great atmosphere Rooms are clean & tidy, shower are v good after a round of golf in he cold V close to old corse... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We came to St Andrews for a family wedding and chose this hotel because of the good reviews - we were not disappointed,The owners were extremely helpful, the room was simple but a good size and had everything we required, and the shower was excellent. We did not eat dinner there but the breakfasts were excellent and we would certainly... More 

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