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Please note under new ownership as of December 2018. Lorimer Guest House is conveniently located in the town centre of St Andrews. A short walk to a range of restaurants, shops, St Andrews University and the famous Old Course. An ideal stay for visitors and golfers! Our guest house comprises of five en-suite bedrooms and a dining room where we serve a locally sourced and cooked to order breakfast. At Lorimer Guest House we are dedicated to ensuring your comfort at all times and aim to provide a home away from home. We look forward to having you stay with us! Scott and Ashley
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Lovely guest house. Friendly owner, nice room and really good breakfast. The room was fairly small, but well presented with the usual amenities (kettle, hair dryer, towels etc). Breakfast is served between 8-9am, with quite a few options to choose from.
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Response from ScottLorimer, Owner at Lorimer House
Responded 1 week ago
It was lovely to meet you Samuel and I passed that onto the University faculty who arranged your stay. You are welcome back any time!
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Out of season visit to St. Andrews, driving past, saw the vacant sign, talked to Scott and Ashley and in we went. Awesome hosts, really friendly & welcoming and knowledgeable of St. Andrews. Great tips by Scott meant I was able to get a round of golf at the old course when
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Response from ScottLorimer, Owner at Lorimer House
Responded 6 Jan 2019
Hi Jayna and Pete. Thank you very much for knocking on the door and choosing Lorimer House! It was great to meet you both and chat all things golf and St Andrews. Enjoy the rest of trip to the UK and fingers crossed the weather holds!
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The guest house is in a great location and close to all the amenities. The room we stayed in was excellent and had everything we needed. The new owners , Scott and Ashley , were very welcoming and looked after us impeccably In the morning they couldn't have been more hospitable
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Response from ScottLorimer, Owner at Lorimer House
Responded 6 Jan 2019
Hi Neil and thank you for your comments. It was a pleasure to host you at Lorimer House and I hope we can be of service again in the future. Happy golfing in 2019
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Stayed here for one night only and it was excellent,lovely owners Christine and Michael made us feel right at home. The room was lovely and the breakfast was fantastic to. Met other overseas guests who are frequent visitors to the guest house which says it all really. Very nice
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Our hosts, Michael and Christine, were incredibly welcoming and helpful. The breakfast was beyond delicious, the room was immaculate and we enjoyed meeting lovely guests from around the world. I would highly recommend this inn!
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Response from TheTopGolfer, Owner at Lorimer House
Responded 10 Sep 2018
Dear Bridget thank you for your kind words as everyone at Lorimer House works hard so our guests will enjoy the town and enjoy staying at Lorimer Guest House.
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"Plenty of free parking outside or round the corner"
"All rooms on the south have garden views. Location to Old Course is unbeatable!"
"The bedroom overlooking Murray Place"
"Room at front was noisy from passers by."
"quiet, near the centre of town"
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