Sandy beach, 2 miles long and backed with dunes and the world-renowned golf course. About 15 minutes walk from the town centre.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: St Andrews
Local authority: Fife Council
OS Grid Reference: NO505176
Tourist Information Centre
70 Market Street
Phone 01334 472 021
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A 2-minute walk from the Royal & Ancient Golf Club in St Andrews, the Best Western Scores Hotel occupies 2 traditional Victorian town houses. Details...
Refurbished in April 2014, the stylish Hotel Du Vin, St Andrews is set on The Scores and next to the Old Course Golf Course. This boutique hotel features stunning views over St Andrews Bay and is well-located for the beach and the shops of St... Details...
Overlooking the famous Old Course in St Andrews centre, Macdonald Rusacks Hotel features a gastro pub and stylish champagne bar. There is free parking and 4-star rooms with Wi-Fi access. Details...
The privately-owned Five Pilmour Place is located within 100 metres of the historic St Andrews Links Golf Course and a 2-minute stroll from the heart of St Andrews. It offers free Wi-Fi and bike and a dedicated golf club storage room. Details...
Ardgowan Hotel is a traditional Georgian townhouse offering spacious rooms, Scottish cuisine and free Wi-Fi throughout. The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews is just a 2-minute walk away. Details...
Overlooking West Sands Beach and the Links Golf Course, Old Course Hotel features a luxury spa and award-winning restaurant. Set in a magnificent building, the hotel has scenic views and elegant rooms. Details...
Fincraig’s Farm Cottage is superbly located in tranquil open farmland near the coastal town of Newport-on-Tay. The cottage sleeps four people and has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, a bathroom, a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with a woodburner. Details...
Cairnhill is a charming, mid-terrace cottage in the hamlet of Kilrenny, near Anstruther in Fife. The cottage can sleep six people in a ground floor king-size double room, which can be a twin on request, and a further double room and a twin room. Details...
Castle Cliff is a spacious semi-detached cottage close to the harbour and amenities in Cellardyke, a mile from Anstruther. The property has four double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, and a gound floor children's bunk room. Details...
Seaspray is a terraced cottage in the pretty coastal village of St Monans on the Fife coast. The cottage sleeps six people and has two double bedrooms, one twin and a family bathroom. Details...
Largo Bay View is a lovely apartment in an end-terrace cottage situated yards from the beach in the fishing village of Lower Largo, near St Andrews. Set over the first and second floors, this cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a first floor bathroom. Details...
Rockville is a semi-detached cottage on the beach front in Leven, Fife. The cottage has one king-size double bedroom on the first floor with an en-suite shower room, while the rest of the property is set on the ground floor. Details...