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Sunset Beach, North Carolina
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well situated overlooking the Firth of Forth, across narrow street from St. Andrews Univ. And short walk down street to the 1st tee and 18th green of The Olde Course! Easy walking to bars, restaurants, shopping of the town! Some of the best food in town and a favorite bar that is well stocked. Owners mingle with guests and son... More 

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Pinehurst
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41 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is charming, clean and features a full or continental breakfast, hard working and attentive staff, great pub, and excellent restaurant all in a perfect location. It overlooks the Forth of Firth, and is a stone's throw from St Andrews Old Course and all the golf one envisions. The owners Fiona and Michael de Vries are wonderful and went... More 

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros Some rooms have fabulous sea views Found food in the bar and restaurant good Cons Shower room was a cupboard with sink in bedroom. To use the tea making facilities, had to move it to the floor to find a plug. Shower had lots of black mould. So easily prevented with good cleaning. Luke warm tea served one morning... More 

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St Andrews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have recently formed a group called the Luncheoneers. We have decided to eat on the last Wednesday of the month and yesterday, 10 of us sat down in The Locker Room in the Russell Hotel, on the Scores in St Andrews. This room actually has lockers all round with the names and pictures of all Open Champions who won... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

Sat outside here as a luvly sunny day, a very friendly welcome from the gentleman behind the bar, bar was busy with diners (we dined in the Supper Restaurant the night before) the food was excellent, informed to go back outside he would bring our wine out to us, we sat and relaxed enjoyed our wine and people watched, we... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

I hardly ever write TripAdvisor reviews but I felt I had to for The Russell. What a wonderful little place. Friendly and helpful staff, beautiful setting, clean and spacious room with a great view, and convenient for the heart of town. Delicious breakfasts. Cosy restaurant/bar in the evening. We arrived with a little baby and the staff bent over backwards... More 

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Northville, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed across the street but we made Russell hotel our own. Small hotel but 300 Yds from first tee at the old course. Here we ate and socialized. Dinner was top notch. Nachos & appetizers were well done. Gordon, Michael & Emma took great care of us. Highly recommended!

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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75 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Sat outside and watched the world go by. Lovely atmosphere in the bar at night and during the day. Great bar food being served. The Supper Room through the back is a great place to have a lovely evening meal. Top quality products and lovely menu. Talking to guests they rave about the hotel rooms and service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful small hotel! Great location in St Andrews! Food was fabulous! Fresh lobster and several fish dishes! Eggs Benedict for breakfast! Staff couldn't have been more friendly! We were able to play the Old Course and Jubilee with a golf package that included 4 dinners.

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North Carolina
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61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

This stay was my second visit to the Russell Hotel and it won't be my last. The location is perfect and the price is excellent. The DeVry family (Fiona, Gordon, and their son Michael) own and operate the hotel and they do a great job. The rooms are a little small and there's no elevator, but they have a nice... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
Food & drink at the hotel
Russell Hotel - Supper Room
Russell Hotel - Supper Room
Cuisines: British, Scottish, International
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Russell Hotel

Address: 26 The Scores, St. Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St. Andrews
Price Range: $156 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Russell Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 68
Also Known As:
Russell Hotel St. Andrews, Scotland
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