Albany Hotel - St Andrews

56-58 North Street St Andrews, Fife, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9AH  show map
 3 stars
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Albany Hotel - St Andrews

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

Albany Hotel provides 22 rooms with a stunning view of the street. Albany Hotel has been welcoming guests to its tasteful rooms since 1795.

This excellent hotel is situated 300 meters from Grampian Mountains, Craigtoun Country Park and St Andrews Cathedral. The property is located near St Andrews University and West Sands, in the center of a historic area.

The vicinity of a landscaped garden as well as quick access to restaurants and a cinema set the hotel apart.

Albany Hotel lies within a 10-minute walk from the center of St Andrews. It takes around 20 minutes' drive to get to Dundee airport, which is 20 km away.

Rooms

Albany Hotel features rooms with a superb interior that come with free Wi-Fi, a minibar, individual climate control, central heating and LCD TV for a pleasant stay in St Andrews. They are fitted with an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers as well as family bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the patio every morning. The small restaurant serves Georgian meals in an informal atmosphere. The busy coffee bar features an open fireplace and a terrace.

Services

Business travelers can make use of a meeting room, a photocopier and a copier offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   22.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair access

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Central heating
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12.30 pm

Check-Out

  • until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of 25 % of the room stay per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 25 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

56-58 North Street St Andrews, Fife, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9AH

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City Center
  • St Andrews
    500 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • The Glass House (cuisine: Scottish)
    130 m
  • Dolls House Restaurant (cuisine: French, European, British)
    200 m
Beaches
  • West Sands
    1.2km
  • West Sands
    1.2km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12.30 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    22

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or 4 Single beds
Size: 60m2
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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    Two-Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: Twin beds
    Size: 60m2
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    A 2 bedroom suite, both with twin beds, and the lounge area has a door leading out to the garden. This room can accommodate an extra bed as per the hotel policies.

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        Bed type: 3 Single beds
        Size: 31m2
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        • Free Wi-Fi
        • Air conditioning
        • Private bathroom
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          Bed type: 3 Single beds
          Size: 31m2
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          There are 3 single beds in the room which is on the ground floor of the hotel. This room can accommodate an extra bed as per the hotel policies.

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            Bed type: Double Bed
            Size: 12m2
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            With views of the private walled garden, these rooms each feature a flat-screen TV, and tea and coffee facilities. Also includes a private bathroom with Out of Eden Sea Kelp toiletries and a hairdryer.

            Room facilities

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Albany Hotel - St Andrews St Andrews location
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              Hotel Address:

              56-58 North Street St Andrews, Fife, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9AH

              Get directions
              City Center
              • St Andrews
                500 m
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • The Glass House (cuisine: Scottish)
                130 m
              • Dolls House Restaurant (cuisine: French, European, British)
                200 m
              Beaches
              • West Sands
                1.2km
              • West Sands
                1.2km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  12.30 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of rooms:
                22

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsAlbany Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              Albany Hotel Location

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              What's nearby

              Popular areas

              • City Center - 400 m

              Universities, Institutes

              • St Andrews University - 100 m

              Local Attractions

              • Craigtoun Country Park - 4.1km
              • Raptor World Interactive - 14.3km
                The Scottish Deer Centre, Cupar
              • Barnhill Rock Garden - 14.6km
                Broughty Ferry, Dundee
              • Cambo Estate Gardens - 10.1km
                Cambo Estate, St. Andrews
              • Broughty Castle - 14.4km
                Broughty Ferry, Dundee

              Near the hotelNear the hotel

              • St Andrews Preservation Trust Museum - 100 m
                12 North Street, St. Andrews
              • St Andrews Cathedral - 260 m
                The Pends, St. Andrews
              • British Golf Museum - 540 m
                Bruce Embankment, St Andrews, Fife, St. Andrews
              • Swilken Burn Bridge - 1.1km
                The Old Course at St. Andrews Links, St. Andrews
              • Museum of the University of St Andrews - 170 m
                7a The Scores, St. Andrews
              • Holy Trinity Church (Town Kirk) - 220 m
                St Mary's Places, St. Andrews
              • St Andrews Aquarium - 560 m
                The Scores, St. Andrews

              Restaurants Nearby

              • The Glass House - 130 m

                Address: 80 North Street
                Phone: 01334 473673

                69% likes this, based on 257 reviews
                Cuisine: Scottish

              • The Keys Bar - 180 m

                Address: 87 Market St
                Phone: KY16 9NX

                70% likes this, based on 18 reviews

              • Cafe In The Square - 200 m

                Address: 4 Church Square
                Phone: 01334 477744

                81% likes this, based on 31 reviews
                Cuisine: British

              • Dolls House Restaurant - 200 m

                Address: 3 Church Square
                Phone: +44 (0)1334 477422

                83% likes this, based on 551 reviews
                Cuisine: French, European, British, Scottish
                Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 56

              • Little Italy - 230 m

                Address: 2 Logies Lane
                Phone: 01334472595

                82% likes this, based on 375 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  12.30 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of rooms:
                22

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsAlbany Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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              Albany Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Albany Hotel

              Average guest rating

              7.4out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 135 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              6.0
              Value
              8.0

              Individual guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                5.8

                The breakfast was really nice - very well cooked and efficiently served.

                The room smelt very damp and if I had stayed more than one night I would have asked to be moved.

              • Couple
                7.8

                The location and the fact you could easily walk to the shops, beach and other attractions.

                I didn't like the downstairs bar being open all hours, one night was quite noisy but the staff were apologetic and I don't think this happens all the time by any means.

              • Group of friends
                9.6

                The beds were verry confortable. The location of the hotel is excellent. The hotel was verry clean and smell verry good. We had the suite, so we loved the gardens.

                The only problem was: the tv was not working, and it was the ''masters golf in Augusta"" during that week end. So we were verry disapointed about that. We told that at the reception, but I dont know why, it was impossible to you to do something about that.

              • Single
                7.0

                The location is excellent for sightseeing of the small town, but the price is slightly at the upper end. There are just not too many choice of hotel in that town.

                The scottish breakfast was great, but I was not served in a morning because the absence of staff.

              • Single
                6.6

                The staff were helpful and the room had the usual complement of things such as kettle, hairdryer, trouser press and there was free wi-fi. Its a traditional old style hotel with a nice garden.

                Sound of traffic was disturbing to a light sleeper like myself. Bed a bit hard for my tastes. Breakfast was ok but not great.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                The room is quite comfortable and the breakfast room very inviting.

              • Single
                5.0

                It was okay but I can't say there was much to recommend this hotel.

                No parking. I had to drive around for 1 hour to find on street parking, so arrived with only 30 minutes to get ready for a wedding. A bit too stressful!

              • Group of friends
                7.4

                Friendly, helpful staff and excellent breakfast.

                Room was so small that I could not walk easily around the bed, and struggled to fit under the en suite ceiling.

              • Older travelers
                4.6

                Location. Breakfasts were good apart from the coffee.

                The room was small and the bathroom no more than a broom cupboard. The electric shower did not work properly fluctuating rapidly from very cold to scalding.The room was small for a double room and was not value for money. The breakfast coffee was weak and lukewarm.

              • Family with children
                10.0

                Brilliant friendly staff and well furnished clean rooms. A brilliant location and good value for money - my mother, sister and I'd definitely go back!

              • Group of friends
                4.6

                situation

                pas de pression douche; personnel désagréable

              • Single
                4.6

                The central location was positive.

                The hotel is made of tissue-paper thin walls. When people go up and down the stairs, the entire place literally rattles like a drum head. On top of this the door on the room didn't fit tightly on the latch and so rattled extremely loudly when someone went up or down the stairs, waking me continously. The bed was uncomfortable and the tiny bathroom semp damp. Lastly, the breakfast was wholly inedible. The 'scrambled eggs' were uncooked, the sausage was so overcooked it was like wood, and the mushrooms were stone cold. I saw two other tables refuse to eat all or part of their breakfast, and I could not stomach mine either. All this for the price of a premium hotel. Shocking.

              • Family with children
                7.8

                If there was one fault we would have like the bathroom to contain a bath as well as a shower.

              • Family with children
                6.4

                Very close from the Cathedral and the sea side

                Toilets are too small and poor.

              • Group of friends
                8.8

                Excellent location to St Andrew's golf courses and town. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Albany Hotel - St Andrews St Andrews location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              56-58 North Street St Andrews, Fife, St Andrews, United Kingdom, KY16 9AH

              Get directions
              City Center
              • St Andrews
                500 m
              Airports
              • Bus stop
                100 m
              Restaurants
              • The Glass House (cuisine: Scottish)
                130 m
              • Dolls House Restaurant (cuisine: French, European, British)
                200 m
              Beaches
              • West Sands
                1.2km
              • West Sands
                1.2km
              Hotel information
              • Check-In:
                from  12.30 pm
              • Check-Out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2012
              • Number of rooms:
                22

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSt AndrewsAlbany Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

              Use Badge