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Pathhead, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Used to spend time in the bar here as a student and revisited on a reunion. Still a friendly welcome and a great atmosphere. Eight of us enjoyed soup and stovies in the bar mid afternoon, both hot and delicious. The stovies were full of meat and flavour. Other dishes looked good too. Good value and just a really pleasant... More 

Thank sh4lag
Arlington, Virginia
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48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It is a must stop place when golfing in St. Andrews. Photos all over the walls, golf on the TV seemingly all the time and lots of history (and beer and scotch) to be had. Everyone is super friendly and it is fun to sit and listen to the groups of golfers relive their rounds on the Old Course from... More 

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We have just recently bought a caravan in St Andrews and are fairly new visitors despite living about an hour away from it. On a visit a few weekends ago we past The Dunvegan and I spotted someone eating the best looking chicken wings I have ever seen and I thought I must have them. On speaking to another caravan... More 

Thank 896donnal
Leeds, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Although not stayed in the hotel I have visited the bar on every night of my 20 visits to St Andrews and the place and friendliness of the staff has got better as the years have passed. Hope this continues for many years to come and hope to still see Jack and Sheena around the place on next visit. CHEERS... More 

Thank golfmad27
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Brilliant annual trip to this pub! Great lunch with the family, food very fresh and tasty, service great as ever, would highly recommend a visit particularly if you are a fan of golf. Fish and chips and chilli nachos are superb

Thank Catriona M
Blockley, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

First stayed here 4 years ago and returned this year for 4 nights. Jack and Sheena are great hosts and will be sad to see them go after 23 years. They also helped with golf course bookings and other logistics. The service from the bar team was great. A unique place for those who are golf enthusiasts, a must visit!... More 

Thank RockyochZorro
Lakeside, California
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90 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We did not stay at the hotel but stopped by the pub/restaurant. We ate at the bar and had fish and chips and drinks. Great food and the service was fast and efficient. Our servers were Mark and the manager Luke. These 2 work great together and your food and drink is in front of you before you know it.... More 

Thank Laura B
Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

A good busy bar is part of this hotel just up from the old course. Now whilst I appreciate St Andrews is the home of golf , it seems you need to go bedecked in golf clothing to get any conversation or civility from the owner. We have been here a few times and whilst the food is good ,... More 

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dunveganhotel, Owner at The Dunvegan Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Sorry we did not get to talk to you upon your visit - Jack and I do try to engage with all Customers but with the volume of people coming thru our front door every day it's impossible for us to have a conversation with every person.........I'm sure if you had tried to get my... More 

Salt Spring Island, Canada
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107 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Okay... Let's be honest. If you're going to St Andrews, you're likely going to golf and then drink pints. This is the place. Come to the Dunvegan to bask in all that the golf world can offer you. Amazing memorabilia on every flat surface. Good food. Good scotch. Good beer. Great service. Nice tiny patios too! If you're fortunate, you'll... More 

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winchester, Kentucky
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154 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I retired in 2015 and immediately began planning a golf trip with my favorite foursome to St Andrews. The advice I was given by everyone who had been before me was to stay at the Dunvegan - just a 9 iron from the first tee at the old course, depending on the wind. After a long day of travel, toting... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Food & drink at the hotel
Golfer's Corner Lounge Bar at Dunvegan
Golfer's Corner Lounge Bar at Dunvegan
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub, Scottish
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about The Dunvegan Hotel

Address: 7 Pilmour Place | North Street, St Andrews KY16 9HZ, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Dunvegan Hotel St Andrews
The Dunvegan Hotel St Andrews, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#6 Romantic Hotel in St Andrews
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“Whether it just for a drink or a meal don't walk by go in for a drink and some wings!”
 of 5 bubbles 896donnal, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Archelonie Suite . . . includes a kitchen and nice sized gathering room.”
 of 5 bubbles scottaY5933HK, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“6 of our guys stayed over the pub and the rest of us stayed in the suite across the street, this worked out perfect..”
 of 5 bubbles 2badragon, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Auchterlonie suite”
 of 5 bubbles gsdutton, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Call and talk to Jack or Sheena, they will get you set up”
 of 5 bubbles thaddeo1, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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