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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a group of 4 people/golfers with a 7pm reservation on a Thursday night and we received EXCELLENT food and service. Our staff was led by Helen who was expert in her role. The bar manager and bar tender were outstanding as well. This is my second time in the last 4 years and both experiences were exceptional!

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dundee
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Popped across to you today for a steak lunch. Just lovely tasty food, cranachan perfect combination of tastes, great service and staff wonderful. Looking forward to coming back again. Book early to get a table.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location, Excellent food and bar, Service first class and very friendly, rooms clean and comfortable although some not the biggest in the world (which is the norm for many of the hotels in St Andrews), 2 minutes walk to the first tee of the Old Course and plenty of parking close by. Perfect

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Russell H, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear rrmdivers, Thank you for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. We are delighted to read that your had an enjoyable golfing trip in St. Andrews and you took some memorable golf shots home with you. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Gordon, Fiona & Michael de Vries

Nantwich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is in excellent location for playing the courses within St Andrews. Staff were extremely friendly and the hotel very clean. We ate in the restaurant for two nights and the quality of the food was very good. The only downside was the room we were allocated - I assume a "Wee Classic" which was not spacious at all. Also...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed last week as a group of 10 golfers.location is perfect for the town courses all within walking distance, Rooms not spacious but good facilities, food excellent, management and staff were a delight and nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommended for a Memorable St Andrews visit

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Russell H, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mike F, Thank you so much for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. We are absolutely delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that our wonderful team looked after your group of golfers. We do hope to see you again soon! Kindest Regards Gordon, Fiona & Michael de Vries

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in hotel for four nights with 11 friends for golf trip. Hotel was just what we needed, great location, clean, rooms just the right size for a comfortable stay. Food in hotel was excellent, breakfast was cooked fresh and to order, evening meal was the same with a great choice from an extensive menu. All the staff were friendly...

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Russell H, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear paulevans256, Thank you so much for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. I am absolutely delighted to hear that our dedicated team of staff looked after you during your stay and that you singled out Emma, who is one of our most devoted team members, as being one of the most memorable throughout your stay...

Uzes, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in a family room: a bit small but beds very comfortable, good Wi-Fi, hairdryer, TV. and tea making facilities in room. All staff were not only helpful but very friendly. Breakfast was plentiful and very tasty, cooked to order. Our only regret was that we were only staying for one night!

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Russell H, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Byjc, Thank you so much for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. We are absoloutely delighted to read that you had an enjoyable stay with us and we do hope that we see you again soon! Kindest Regards Gordon, Fiona & Michael de Vries

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had a superb meal in the bar area at this family friendly hotel.we were served very quickly and my starter arrived within 15 minutes of walking into the bar and the Cullen skink was piping hot.for mains I had the fillet steak done exactly the way I ordered it.I will definitely eat at this hotel again

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Judith d, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sophiebabes, Thank you for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. We are delighted to read that you had an enjoyable meal in our bar area. We are always delighted to read positive reviews of our food at The Russell. I shall take pleasure in making sure that all the staff read your review on our...

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is the first time in more than 970 reviews that I have written about a place I tried but was not able to patronize. I'm praising the Russell Hotel because their attempts to serve me went way, way beyond expectations. In brief, I hope to play the Old Course at St. Andrews 6 months from now (September, 2017) I...

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Judith d, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear seniordad, Thank you so much for your glowing review of The Russell Hotels' wonderful customer service in action. We are delighted that even though you were not able to stay with us, we still were able to help. We do hope you pop in and see us when you are staying in September!! Kindest Regards Gordon, Fiona & Michael...

scotland
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Visited today... 1- staff very attentive and chatty 2- food delicious 3- wine choice fab 4- great location Thanks girls for the great service and a huge thank you to the kitchen staff food excellent Will be retuning Xx

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Judith d, Owner at Russell Hotel, responded to this review

Dear macduf30, Thank you so much for your 5 star review of The Russell Hotel, St. Andrews. We are absolutely delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable experience with us, and hopefully we shall see you again soon! Kindest Regards Gordon, Fiona & Michael de Vries

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Restaurant at The Russell
Restaurant at The Russell
Cuisines: British, Scottish, Bar, International
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Russell Hotel

Address: 26 The Scores, St Andrews KY16 9AS, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Price Range: RM680 - RM732 (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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“opt for sea view rooms at the front of the hotel for excellent views over St Andrews bay and larger rooms.”
rrmdivers, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Check which floor room will be situated on”
NantwichBuzzer, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the bay”
katienairn, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go for a Bay View. Lovely in good weather; dramatic in bad.”
398kend, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We only dined there”
nilocremitrom, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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