st andrews tourist hostel

visit the home of golf in st andrews

St. Andrews Hostel is located in the heart of the historic old town of St. Andrews, only five minutes walk from the bus, rail station and local attractions. Our hostel has a cosy atmosphere and friendly staff who will advise you on booking and travel arrangements.

St. Andrews town is a wonderful place to visit, whether you are coming to play a round at the Home of Golf, one of the several other courses to play or watch the pros at the ‘Old Course’- the oldest golf course in the world. All clubs welcome visiting players throughout the year, allowing them to experience for themselves the unique magic and tradition of playing at St. Andrews. 

For those interested in Scottish history, the ruin of St. Andrews cathedral was once Scotland’s largest and most impressive church. St. Andrews castle, a seaside ruin, is located a mere stroll away. St. Andrews is also home to Scotland’s first university, the same university that Prince William and Kate Middleton attended!

We are proud to offer the most affordable rates in St. Andrews. Book early for the summer months to secure your stay!

Fully-equipped kitchens

No curfew

Board games + Wii

Free Luggage storage

Free WiFi and internet

Tea and coffee facilities

Free city maps

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Inchape House, St Marys Place
St Andrews, KY16 9UY

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T: +44 (0) 133 447 9911



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Inchape House, St. Mary’s Place
St Andrews, KY16 9UY

T: +44 (0) 133 447 9911 (reception)


Head office: +44 (0) 808 168 9610 

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm GMT

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