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New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We had a room on top floor - quiet, immaculate, good use of space for us and our 12-year-old (who slept in twin bed under eaves). Lovely gas fire in the living room raised at night for warmth next to bar, friendly and attentive staff, lovely dining room by garden with generous and delicious breakfast. No complaints & very happy...

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Reviewed 28 March 2015

We had a 1 night stay booked by my girlfriend and really enjoyed our stay here. Staff very friendly and helpful. Walking distance to pubs and restaurants. Breakfast good quality and there was even a bar available if required!

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2015

when we arrived after golf, we were met by welcoming staff, clean tidy and comfortable room,all facilities, cold day, and warm room, how good is that. small lounge with no tv, how good is that, people talk, if you want tv, go to your room, ample supply of various scotch, and malts, the breakfast,sets you up for the day, plenty...

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Manchester
Reviewed 10 March 2015

We were lucky enough to get upgraded to the Garden Suite for our one kid free night of the year! Room was fantastic, clean and spacious. Staff were very friendly and helpful and the breakfast was lovely. Great value for money. Thanks.

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 8 March 2015

A small, very clean, nicely furnished hotel in a great location, on one of the main streets in St Andrews. Walking distance to everything, including the amazing St Andrews Castle and the small, beautiful beach next to it. The hotel has undergone a recent renovation and is very nicely decorated. Breakfast is served in a lovely space with a garden...

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Falkirk District, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2015

Had a perfect stay at this little gem of a hotel. Perfectly located for walking to restaurants, bars, and shops. Staff were welcoming & friendly. The room well appointed, clean & comfy and like the rest of the hotel was freshly decorated in a classic style and with what seemed like new carpets. The bathroom was clean and fixtures also...

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Northumberland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2014

The Albany hotel is well sited on North Street close to Cathedral an Castle and within easy walking distance of most of University campus. The hotel is a large townhouse over several floors. Receception and a small residents lounge make up the ground floor. I had a single room on the first floor which in comparison to most "chain" hotels...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2014

Stayed here for a night for business given its central location. Staff were very helpful and friendly and couldn't fault the service. The rooms were clean if a little basic with dated decor. The bathroom was clean although the fixtures and fittings had noticeable wear and tear. The front living room sells drinks and snacks and is a great place...

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London, Ontario
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Small quaint Georgian. As such the hotel is small. But where it lacks in space it exudes in charm. There is a little sitting room where Scotch may be savoured. And at the end of you day out, retiring into your small room is just fine. The beds are comfortable, the rooms well appointed and warm. The linens are quality...

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Jersey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

Stayed here in the summer for 1 night with my boyfriend who booked it as a surprise. The Albany Hotel caused me to fall in love with Boutique hotels. Fabulous staff, very friendly. Great location - good for food venues, cinema complex, shopping & sightseeing. I would recommend this hotel to any sort of traveller looking for somewhere to stay...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small, friendly, informal 3 star hotel. The first in St Andrews to be awarded the prestigious title 'Townhouse Hotel' by the Scottish Tourist Board. The quaint old building has a warm personality all of its own. You will love the craftsmanship of the many original features. Built from 1764, the hotel consists of two Georgian terraced houses, both exactly the same layout, built for two brothers by their father, Mr Thomas Low. With only 22 rooms (all en-suite), we are able to maintain very high standards in accommodation and service without losing our warm and caring attitude towards our guests. Special, great value seasonal, weekend and golf breaks are often available, so contact the hotel for details. The hotel will also be delighted to help arrange golf, sightseeing tours and visits to places of interest. We look forward to you spending some time with us at The Albany Hotel and getting a real flavour for everything St Andrews has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Albany Hotel

Address: 56 North Street, St Andrews KY16 9AH, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Price Range: €78 - €193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Albany Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Albany Hotel St Andrews, Scotland
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in St Andrews
#5 Business Hotel in St Andrews
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“Our room was quite small, but we knew that.”
 of 5 bubbles Zzforrest, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Turn off the radiator, it's warm enough !!”
 of 5 bubbles Galdanagh, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The garden room has a separate lounge and door to garden. Great to have friends over. Bathroom small and functional.”
 of 5 bubbles bramwells2016, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 12 has a delightful terrace.”
 of 5 bubbles Walkerfan, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Try to get one of the larger rooms if you have luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles AndyGloria, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
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