Fairmont St Andrews
St Andrews, Scotland
Fairmont St Andrews, which overlooks the Auld Grey Toun, the spiritual home of the game, offers 36 holes of quality golf alongside a 5-star luxury hotel. It is the perfect location to make the most of St Andrews and the surrounding area, with the Old Course just a few miles away.
The fantastic Fairmont St Andrews golf resort has two championship length golf courses with The Torrance and The Kittocks. The Torrance golf course hosted The Open Qualifying Championship in 2010.
There can be few better ways to watch a sunset than taking in the views of the Kittocks and Torrance courses with the St Andrews skyline in the distance while enjoying a relaxed drink in the clubhouse after your round.
The stunning 5-star Fairmont St Andrews golf resort is idyllically set in 520 acres of stunning coastal surroundings. Located at the true ‘Home of Golf’, Fairmont is a unique and lavish resort which boasts so much more than a comfortable stay and world-class golf.
There are two types of accommodation at Fairmont St Andrews - guest rooms and the manor homes. Each of the 209 generous guestrooms are blessed with both style and functionality, offering the latest in room amenities and home comforts. The Manor Homes are of a modern open plan design, situated next to the 4th fairway of the Torrance Course, sharing the same breath-taking views as the resort. Each Manor Home has four large en-suite bedrooms, a farmhouse style kitchen, luxurious living room, dining room and a fully equipped business office.
Restaurant & Bars
Fairmont St Andrews more than lives up to expectations with the quality of dining on show at the hotel. For afternoon drinks or a light snack try the Kittocks Den or the Clubhouse, either of which overlook the resort grounds and out to the North Sea. The Atrium also serves casual drinks and light bites to eat in a luxurious, yet relaxing environment. La Cucina is the hotel’s onsite Italian eatery and offers a range of gourmet pizzas, pasta, and some sensational seafood dishes. Other dining options include The Squire, the hotels signature Brasserie style restaurant, and the main hotel bar, The Rock and Spindle.
Spa & Leisure
Fairmont St Andrews' European-style health spa offers a full range of body and beauty treatments, including Swedish massage, deep cleansing facial, hydrotherapy bath, paraffin wrap, salt glow with Vichy shower massage, and thalassotherapy exfoliation. If that isn't enough, there are also fitness and well-being activities, steam rooms, a sauna and Jacuzzi, and a large heated indoor swimming pool.
Fairmont St Andrews is located in St Andrews, Fife, just 30 minutes from Dundee.
For the non-golfer there are many local attractions such as castles, distilleries, museums, sea life aquarium, woolen mills and The Byre Theatre, as well as the opportunity to explore the city of St Andrews and the rugged coastline of the Kingdom of Fife. Although not famed for its nightlife, there are plenty of local bars and pubs to keep you busy during your free evenings.
Golf courses at Fairmont St Andrews
The Kittocks Course is one of two fantastic golf courses Fairmont St Andrews has to offer. Stretching a daunting 7230 yards, this course certainly packs a punch for any level of golfer, demanding great length and precision from anyone brave enough to attempt it. Despite the Kittocks Course being more challenging than its partner, the intriguing layout provides an enjoyable and memorable experience for both big and small groups.
The more forgiving of the two courses at Fairmont St Andrews, the Torrance course will provide a fun-filled round, with the elegant edge of a design from past Ryder Cup captain, Sam Torrance. The course was redesigned in 2009 to provide a better experience for players including extensive improvements on many parts of the course including, tees, fairways, irrigation, and drainage systems. The Torrance course also boasts its use as an Open Qualifier for the 2010 Open Championship at St Andrews.
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As you would expect from a 5-star golf resort and spa, Fairmont St Andrews offers fantastic golf as well as excellent off course facilities. It’s a golf break of the highest calibre.