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Drumoig Golf Hotel
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Drumoig
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Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here overnight on Sat 24th May 2014. Me and 5 friends were booked up for bed and breakfast and 2 rounds of golf.

All staff were lovely and friendly, rooms were spotless, shower was fantastic, bar was reasonably priced. All in all it was great accommodation.

Golf course was also in great condition and again, the staff on the course were pleasant and friendly.

Would definitely recommend this to anyone looking for a golfing break. Facilities were first class!!

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Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Evening meal, good choice and tasty. Breakfast adequate and plentiful. Room clean and comfortable. Bar closed too early. Staff pleasant and helpful when you could find one. Course staff excellent, would go back anytime as it was value for money

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Reviewed May 9, 2014

This was just a one night stay, with my golf obsessed USA guest and myself determined to play St Andrews 'Old Course', to satisfy his 'bucket list'. Drumoig Hotel is just 8 miles away, and a fraction of the cost of those nearer the holy grail course - just 15 minutes drive.

To have a chance to play the Old Course, you either had to succeed in the Ballot (not easy at peak times), or you have to get awake early (this really means early), to put your name in the queue. This means missing breakfast, starting at the normal 07.30am: by the way, the breakfast was first class (my wife's opinion -all of it freshly prepared, no 'buffets'). I and my golfing buddy were queuing (successfully) for the holy grail course. Without even our asking, our host, Heather offered a packed breakfast (f.o.c) - which she did, delivering it to our room the evening before as she completed her work for the day. How helpful is that? Fantastic personal service.

The restaurant was good straightforward fresh food - no Michelin stars of course, but great value, as was the straightforward, spacious, ultra clean accommodation - with a great view across their Drumoig course (which sadly, is not the holy grail Old Course).

We can't recommend The Drumoig Golf Hotel too highly. Surerb, and thank you.

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  • Stayed: May 2014, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed May 5, 2014

We were in a crowd of 12 having a golf weekend as we do every year.
Most went for the Sat and Sunday nights but 4 of us had the Friday off so booked an extra night.The room was clean , tidy and spacious.
On arrival we were advised the bar closed at 930 that night ?
So we went into St Andrews for the food and a few drinks.
Saturday and Sunday,s meals were booked in the hotel.
After our meal we had decided not to move and spend the evening there, at about 1050 pm ,we went to order more drink and was advised it was last orders !!
I asked why ,when we were residents that the bar could not stay open for us ,the answer was well I need to get home because I start here again at 7 am in the morning ??
So basically that was it ,felt we had to drink up to let the lady home.
Sunday service was totally different with a gentleman taking the shift.We didn't need the bar to stay open this night as we were all driving in the morning but I am sure if asked , he would have made the effort.
Very disappointed about the 2 nights closing early , the total bill for the group was approx £2000 so I cannot understand turning away business like this.

Stayed: May 2014, traveled with friends
Thank jad13
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Reviewed May 2, 2014

We stayed at the hotel overnight when attending a party in St Andrews. The room was basic but clean and bright. It was noisy and the part we were in seemed to be populated by men possibly on a stag do or group holiday. This made for a disturbed night's sleep. Breakfast was really poor and the buffet containers were either empty or dried out. The staff were very attentive to what seemed like regulars, not so to others. We booked with Late Rooms so got a good price, but I would have been really disappointed if I had paid the full price.

  • Stayed: April 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Kate D
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Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed here Friday and Saturday nights in an upper level lodge room next to the hotel. The room was a good size, had lots of storage space, was warm and clean. Tea, coffee, hot chocolate and biscuits were complimentary and replaced each day. The en suite bathroom was well fitted. Loads of hot water, toiletries and a good shower over the bath.
Breakfast which was included in our room rate was served in the main hotel by friendly staff. There was a selection of cereal, fruit juice, yoghurt and a couple of bowls of prunes and orange segments. Plentiful tea and coffee with warm toast was served as was a full cooked to order breakfast.
The views from the dining room over the golf course were lovely.
Overall our stay was excellent value for money.
15 minutes in the car to nearby St. Andrews makes Drumoig hotel a great base.

  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank FPM9
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Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed here for a week whilst visiting relatives in nearby Leuchars. The location and price attracted us - not the golf. Nice clean and fresh room in the nearby lodge, very good breakfast, hot food cooked to order, cereals and juice available. Spacious room, excellent bathroom, plenty of hot water, room was warm and comfortable.At £50 per night inclusive I thought it was excellent value.

The staff were really great, lovely, friendly and helpful, they made a good stay into a great one. We would definitely stay at Drumoig again - assuming the prices remain so competitive.
The only downside - and it didn't affect us at all - was the place closes at 6pm during February, so no access to the main building where the free wifi is located. We use a MIFI when travelling and that was fine for internet access (I do most of my work on computer and need regular reliable internet access).
Very nice location, great views across the golf course and ideal for travel north over the Tay Bridge or south to link to the motorways.

  • Stayed: February 2014, traveled as a couple
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Address: Forgan Drive | Nr St. Andrews, Drumoig, St. Andrews KY16 0DS, Scotland
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Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St. Andrews > Drumoig
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Drumoig
Price Range: $66 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Drumoig Golf Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 24
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Conveniently situated between the Home of Golf St Andrews and Carnoustie. Drumoig Golf Hotel is the perfect base to experience the wide range of golf courses available in Fife and Angus. With its own par 72 championship golf course set in 250 acres of rolling Fife countryside and a Golf Driving Range, Drumoig Golf Hotel has all facilities that a visiting golfer requires. Equally however if your not a Golfer but enjoy good food, beautiful views and a quite peaceful retreat-then Drumoig is the perfect place. We have 20 bedrooms and 4 luxury bedrooms,a spacious Bar and restaurant that looks over our spectacular course and the surrounding grounds. ... more   less 
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