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Ardgowan Hotel 3*

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    About Ardgowan Hotel 3*


    The Ardgowan is a charming family run hotel with a great selection of recently refurbished rooms, a great restaurant with has tables outside to relax in the summer time.  The Hotel Ideally located for enjoying the excellent array of bars and restaurants available in St Andrews, all within walking distance. 

    Golf Courses

    Nearby Golf courses include The Old Course, New Course , Scotscraig, Lundin, Castle, Torrance and Kingsbarns.


    The hotel is located east of Perth on the coast, right in the heart of St Andrews only 200 yards from the 18th green of the Old Course. The nearest airport is Edinburgh and the nearest train station is Leuchars Station.

    Ardgowan Hotel, 3 Playfair Terrace, North Street, St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
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    Ardgowan Hotel 3* Details

    Ardgowan Hotel Information

    We are Scottish Tourist Board 3 Star rated accommodation, centrally located within walking distance of the University of St Andrews and the world famous Old Course.

    The Ardgowan was designed in 1847 by the famous Scottish architect, George Rae. A family run hotel, The Ardgowan offers 29 comfortable en suite bedrooms split over two adjoining Georgian town houses.

    All bedrooms offer tea/coffee facilities, digital television/radio, FREE Wi-Fi, telephone, hair dryer. A same day laundry service is available.

    The restaurant is just off North Street on a south facing terrace and enjoys an excellent reputation for top class, freshly prepared food. All menus display a Scottish twist and the dishes celebrate the best in local and seasonal produce.

    Playfair's Bar is housed in The Pilmour Hotel and offers a great bar menu. The bar is a nice spot to relax or watch sport, with 7 large screens and friendly staff.

    Things to see and do

    St Andrews is clearly the golf mecca of the UK & EU. However there are some other attractions. St Andrews Cathedral, St Andrews Aquarium, Eden Brewery, Kingsbarns Distillery. Scotland Secret Bunker. For a relaxing day there are two great Spa’s in town at the Old Course Hotel and Fairmont St Andrews. 

    Our view of Ardgowan Hotel

    A quality independent Hotel in an ideal location in the heart of the town just yards from the finishing hole of the Old Course. Minutes from some of the best Bars and Restaurants available in St Andrews, the Ardgowan is hard to beat for ultimate value.  

    Ardgowan Hotel reviews verified by reevooReevoo

    (7.9 out of 10)
    Overall rating
    Scores 7.9 out of 10 based on 14 reviews
    (7 out of 10)


    Bray, Ireland
    Good service, rooms are a little small but adequate. The location is perfect.
    Confirmed guest: 17 September 2018
    Published on: 27 September 2018
    (6 out of 10)


    Peterborough Great holiday
    Extremely small double room - very cramped.
    Confirmed guest: 03 September 2018
    Published on: 18 September 2018
    (7 out of 10)


    All good, a bit cramped with some minor repairs needing done. Great location.
    Confirmed guest: 27 July 2017
    Published on: 03 August 2017

    Ardgowan Hotel FAQs

    • What is the check-in and check-out time?

      Check in: 14:00, Check Out: 10:30

    • Which restaurant do guests eat in as part of the dinner package?


    • Do I need to book a table in the restaurant?

      Groups are required to Pre-Order.

    • Is there a dress-code for dinner?


    • What time is breakfast served?