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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We booked lunch here after reading about it in TripAdvisor and it was brilliant. Four of us had roast beef with Yorkshire pudding, roast potatoes and veg and my Mum said it was the best roast beef she’d ever had! We had the bar almost to ourselves and the service was good. A great find

Stayed: May 2018, travelled with family
Thank Gertie73
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

The convenience to the St. Andrews courses was good. The room was quite small. No elevators, but staff readily available to help carry luggage to second floor. Delicious breakfast, but service was a bit slow. Overall, very helpful, friendly staff.

Room Tip: If you don't like climbing stairs, get a room on the first floor.
  • Stayed: May 2018, travelled solo
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2  Thank weezie333
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Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

I’m here with my husband and his friends for a golf trip, tagging along. We booked The Russell as part of a golf package. The minute we got into our room, we broke the curtain rod , which is a problem because the sun sets very late and rises very early! We went down to reception and reported it and within moments we met the owners’ son, Michael, who said he’d fix it right away. We walked around town and when we returned it was fixed! This story is representative of the superb customer service you can expect at The Russell.

They had a Continental Breakfast set out every morning, and also offered a Full Scottish if you wanted it. I only had the continental but the men all said their hot brekkies were delicious.

One night the golfers were late returning so I went down to the bar. Michael saw me and despite it being crowded and busy, he found me a table and I loved my dinner.

I’m very sad to leave today! I’m very very comfortable at The Russell, not only in my room but with the staff. Everyone is so nice and friendly. The location also can’t be beat for golfers and non-golfers alike. Highly recommended!

Stayed: May 2018, travelled with friends
Thank sarahp4312
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Quality excellent food and a great range of wine & drinks. Everything cooked fresh from locally sourced merchants.
All staff were very friendly, engaging & attentive.
Looking forward to eating here again on our next trip to St Andrews

Stayed: May 2018, travelled with friends
Thank Andrew S
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

From start to finish a great experience.
We were a group of 8 male golfers celebrating a birthday within our group.
Some great advice given during our booking process which aided our booking.
I've stayed here twice before, so knew what to expect but always conscious on what the rest of my group thought?
Not disappointed, Food excellant with choices to meet all taste buds. Warm and friendly bar that's well stocked and priced fairly. Rooms comfortable with all provisions catered for.
Michael and his team made our trip from going out of his way when one of our group left his clubs at the Castle course!! and that was day one, to making calls to the Jubliee course and enquiring for our group.
We travelled from North west England to St Andrews by train ( Leuchars is the closest station) and then used a local taxi company for transfers ( HM taxis) Reliable, well priced and friendly service.
As for location, an easy 5 minute walk to the old course.
If anyone reads this and wants an un-baised opinion, please feel free to contact me.

  • Stayed: April 2018, travelled with friends
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Thank lorry_lisa
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