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Best Western Scores Hotel

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Dining (14)
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great location”(99 reviews)
“west sands”(43 reviews)
“junior suite”(32 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A small sign on the pavement outside the hotel advertised the set price two or three course lunch. Not bold enough to attract the many tourists walking up from the Old Course Clubhouse. The result a nearly empty restaurant with lovely views out to the...More

Thank Bravehearted
Response from bwscoresstandrews, Manager at Best Western Scores HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bravehearted Nice to hear from you again. You may be correct in what you say about advertising - we took your earlier advice and now have our restaurant on as separate Trip Advisor site by the way, we would welcome more reviews there so...More

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Went with my elderly parents - the staff were amazing, hotel was fantastic and the location fantastic - views stunning ! I would highly recommended this hotel especially for the elderly and golfer ! Best Western hotels are amazing

4  Thank AJFELLA
Response from bwscoresstandrews, Manager at Best Western Scores HotelResponded 12 August 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review. We are so pleased that you and your parents enjoyed your stay and appreciate your recommendation. kind regards Molly

Reviewed 4 August 2018

First, the location: couldn't be better! Amenities: quite good. Our (golf buddy and me) room was spacious, comfortable with a fine view of the water and of the links. Very good breakfast. dinner in the restaurant was fine; not creative but okay. Service: poor. The...More

Thank Gerard S
Response from bwscoresstandrews, Manager at Best Western Scores HotelResponded 5 August 2018

Many thanks for your review. Having discussed this with reception and housekeeping we have located your clothes and they will be posted to the address provided by yourself on Monday. I understand that reception were in contact with you, although one message was sent to...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Brought a family group and had a variety of rooms - two that overlooked the beach, one family room that was huge and a twin - not so good as it overlooked the back roof. Overall we were very happy as the windows opened and...More

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Response from bwscoresstandrews, Manager at Best Western Scores HotelResponded 31 July 2018

Many thanks for your lovely review. It was a pleasure having you and your family stay with us and we are delighted that you enjoyed the hotel and St Andrews. Very warm and St Andrews are not usually seen in the same sentence but the...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Had a fantastic meal here with my husband and young son. The staff were very efficient and friendly. Certainly made us feel at home. We had the fish and chips and a dessert fairly priced and the portion was very generous. Tasted absolutely beautiful. Would...More

Thank JoanneP2029
Response from bwscoresstandrews, Manager at Best Western Scores HotelResponded 29 July 2018

Hello Joanne Thank you for your lovely review. We are looking forward to seeing you soon

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About
Description
The Best Western Scores Hotel is the closest hotel to the 1st tee of the world famous Old Course and the Royal and Ancient Clubhouse.A 5 minute walk will take you to many of the towns attractions including the ...More ancient castle and cathedral ruins, the 600 year old university and the historic town centre.The hotel occupies two traditional Victorian town houses dating back to 1864 and 1880 and retains many of the large former drawing rooms as junior suites. 36 rooms in total, many of which have stunning views views over the West Sands beach whilst others enjoy an outlook over the newly landscaped garden and terraces.Champions Grill has unforgettable views of the West Sands and the 1st tee of the Old Course from its 9 large picture windows - there is no better way to start your day!Alexanders Restaurant offer quality Scottish food in a traditional Victorian setting with white linen, gold chandeliers and a magnificent view.Chariots Bar, names after the film 'Chariots of Fire' (which was partially shot on the West Sands) is a typical Scottish Snug serving Bar and Snack Menus daily, with al fresco dining weather permitting! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$175 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western St Andrews
,
Scores Hotel St Andrews
,
St. Andrews Best Western
,
Best Western Scores Hotel St Andrews, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Business
,
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
36
Price range
US$175 - US$355 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Best Western St Andrews
,
Scores Hotel St Andrews
,
St. Andrews Best Western
,
Best Western Scores Hotel St Andrews, Scotland
Location
United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
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Traveller (165)
Room & Suite (65)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Questions & Answers
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Karin Z
26 July 2018|
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Response from bwscoresstandrews | Property representative |
The hotel has a small car park at the rear of the hotel. It is accessed through the archway on the right hand side as you enter Golf Place towards West Sands beach. Sorry for the delay in replying, your question was only... More
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UpsetMom609
23 January 2018|
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Response from RobR | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have a shuttle. We arranged a private transfer from Edinburgh and took a cab back to the city a few days later. Other options included shared vans/shuttles or public transportation, although I'm not sure how... More
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Kelley C
13 July 2016|
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Response from bwscoresstandrews | Property representative |
Good Afternoon All of our rooms have an iron and ironing board located within the wardrobe King regards
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Room Tips
"Stay in a different hotel."
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"Sea views are very good."
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"Rooms 104 and 106 (Jr Suite)"
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"Ask for a beach facing room if possible"
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