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St Andrews is recognised as a special place in Scottish History, it take its name from the Apostle whose relics, legend dictates where brought to this place in antiquity by St Rule, later Scotland took St Andrew as the patron saint and took his saltire cross for her flag. It is a town recognised the world over and attracts international tourists for its beauty, for its challenging and famous

golf courses and presents for these discerning visitors a catalogue of fine Saint Andrews Hotels.

Before the reformation, the town was regarded as the center of religious life in medieval Scotland, the Bishops held great influence over church and state. St Andrews has a reputation as being a place of learning and the university was founded in 1410-111 and is the third oldest in Britain. In the main its biggest attraction is the game of Golf and its home as it has been played here for some 600 years. The old course is arguably the most famous Golf course in the world and the Royal and Ancient golf course is still the ruling body for the rules of golf the world over. The Old Course hosted the Open during the millennium year and repeated this again in 2005.

The town of St Andrews is a town that opens its arms and welcomes guests to explore, its center is described through a fascinating medieval layout and the main shopping areas are concentrated in Market Street and South Street and connected by Bell Street and Church Street. The town is extremely friendly and is one of Scotland's most historic towns, set in an idyllic coastal location edged by miles of golden beaches and yet it is within easy reach of Edinburgh, Dundee and most of the Scotland's major cities.

Visitors will discover a matchless blend of past and present and for more than a hundred years has been famed as a holiday resort, not only on account of its golf but for its scenery and invigorating climate. Of course it is the game of Golf that attracts many of its visitors and it is the ambition of every golfer to play on the world famous'' Old Course''.

The town offers the ideal weekend break as flights are numerous and the low cost air flights have made the destination even more accessible consequently the number and quality of hotels has increased. The luxury hotels provide airport transfer and some of the hotels offer their own helipad allowing VIP's private entrances.

Visitors are provided with wonderful accommodation choices from unique hotels found in the town center offering welcoming comfort and town center atmosphere doorstep location to local restaurants and trendy wine bars. Found on the outskirts and on acres of landscaped grounds are beautifully renovated and restored country mansions, former shooting lodges and castles now offering deluxe Hotel accommodations.

These country retreats offer guests a glimpse at the life of the privileged gentry providing country pursuits such as shooting, fishing and hunting. Many are still privately owned providing very specialised service and personal touches and the true warmth of Scottish hospitality.

Accommodations are described through individually designed suites, detailed with antiques, thick drapes framing floor to ceiling windows, ornate light fittings, found within sitting rooms, dining areas and study areas. Master bedrooms are home to ancient four poster beds, canopied beds and king size beds dressed in fine linens and comforters. Lavish en suite bathrooms are complemented with deluxe bath products.

The Hotels are home to fine restaurants presenting international cuisines by highly acclaimed Chefs. Health Spas offer exceptional indulgence companioned with indoor pools, whilst concierges are on hand to see to all needs.

The Saint Andrews Hotels have considered their guests every need and present them with every imaginable luxury.