Things to see and do - Saint Andrews
Saint Andrews Travel guide
Saint Andrews : Michelin's recommendations
At the threshold of East Neuk and its lovely fishing villages, the medieval and Belle Époque streets of St Andrews extend between two fine sandy beaches. The majestic seafront ruins of the cathedral bear witness to it former status as Scotland’s religious capital, although the town retains its position as the world’s golfing capital, attracting players and tourists alike; charmed by its atmosphere, they can be forgiven for envying the student community studying at its 600 year-old university.
Tourist attractions Saint Andrews : Things to see and do
A919 GB - Leuchars
The parish church dominates the village. The 12C choir and its semicircular chevet are good examples of romanesque art. Under the cornice decorated with grotesques, two lines of arcades enliven the outside walls. The lantern tower dates back to the 1..
A919 GB - Leuchars KY16 0DP
Sir William Bruce built Earlshall in 1546, and Robert Lorimer had it restore in 1891. Built between 1617 and 1620, the painted ceiling of the second-floor gallery is interesting; its black and white decor includes the coat of arms of Bruce, and Scott..
Crown Buildings GB - Dunino KY16 8QH
Hewn from the pleasant agricultural land of the Fife, the dark rooms and corridors of this secret place recall the menacing era of the Cold War. The bunker was part o a line of surveillance posts built on the eastern coast of the British Isles before..
Hotels Saint Andrews
Kingask GB - St Andrews KY16 8PN
Set on a 520 acre estate on cliffs overlooking St Andrews Bay, this 5-star hotel features its own championship golf courses. It has free parking, a spa and a pool. The Fairmont's large rooms are equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV and moder..
Forgan Drive GB - Leuchars KY16 0DS
Set amongst 250 acres with its own 18-hole championship golf course, Drumoig Golf Hotel offers rooms with free parking, free Wi-Fi in public areas, and a restaurant. Each room at Drumoig features tea/coffee making facilities, a TV with Freeview chan..
Strathkinness Low Road GB - St Andrews KY16 9TX
Rufflets Hotel offers award-winning gardens, free Wi-Fi and an elegant restaurant. The hotel is just outside St Andrews centre, a 5-minute drive from St Andrews Old Course. There is also free on-site parking. The bright rooms are individually decora..