US$126 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in 28 Feb 2016 Check-out 29 Feb 2016

Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

4 stars
View map of Pilmour Links, St Andrews, KY16 9JQ

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
4.5
out of 5
2 reviews
Very good location and friendly

Very good location and friendly service-highly recommend See full review

  • stephen
  • 6 Apr 2009
Pleasant welcome,beautiful,though

Pleasant welcome,beautiful,though rather small, room. Cheerful bar staff. Unfortunately for a... See full review

  • Margaret
  • 19 May 2009
Experience the comfortable accommodation blended with warm hospitality and an unsurpassed service at the Macdonald Rusacks Hotel St. Andrews.
General

During leisure, you can visit the nearby museums, gardens, places of historic interests, scenic golf courses and areas of natural beauty, as well as go on an outstanding coastal walk.



Location

This elegant property enjoys a prestigious location overlooking the legendary 18th green of St Andrews' Old Course. The hotel is only a stone's throw from West Sands, the magnificent beach featured in the Oscar-winning film "Chariots of Fire". Moreover, the town centre with its many shops and amenities is just a short walk from the hotel.



  • 26 km to the Airport (Dundee)
  • 80 km to the Airport (Edinburgh)
Dining

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the in-house restaurant serves delicious contemporary Scottish cuisine for you to relish. The cosy bar is an ideal place to relax and enjoy a glass of fine drink after a tiring day.
Rooms

Guests are offered 68 comfortable rooms that are facilitated with an array of amenities required for a pleasant and relaxing stay.

Macdonald Rusacks Hotel Rooms

Feature Suites
Designed for your ease and peace of mind. Feature Suites offer unrivalled space and fabulous furnishings with the most breath taking views in golf.
Executive Suites
Stretch out in an Executive Suite with a luxurious double bed and a lounge equipped for entertaining. Pull back the curtains and take in a view which encompasses both the Old Course and West Sands beach.
Feature Rooms
Commanding views of the Old Course make a Feature Room at Macdonald Rusacks that extra bit special. Relax in idyllic Scottish surroundings with a panoramic view of the most photographed course in golf. Luxurious furnishings have been complemented by the addition of the latest in technology and en-suite facilities. Book into golfing heaven in the room named after Hell's Bunker or delight in the legendary Arnold Palmer room.
Classic Rooms
Settle into your extra-comfortable bed after a day on the golf course or enjoying Fife's many attractions. Pick up some extra tips watching sport on the flat-screen TV. Classic Rooms take their inspiration from the home of golf. Stay in the Nick Faldo or Alan Robertson rooms where their golfing magic is sure to rub off on you.
Executive Rooms
Our Executive Rooms are a superb choice for those travelling on business or leisure. Admire the magnificent views over the 17th or 18th fairway of the Old Course. A generous work area and wireless internet access are added attractions. Macdonald Rusacks Hotel's full en-suite facilities and luxurious soft furnishings help to soothe away any tension after a hard day at work. Stay in the Jack Nicklaus or Sam Snead room for that extra hint of American-inspired golfing glamour.

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi Access in Room (Charges May Apply)
  • Free parking
General
Concierge
Pet friendly
Dining
Restaurant
Room service
Services
Conference facilities
Internet
Wi-Fi Access in Room (Charges May Apply)
Parking
Free parking

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Hotel Map

56.3425 -2.8043
Area served
St Andrews
Area description
There are countless things to do in St Andrews, the cultural capital of the Kingdom of Fife. Where better to play golf than in the home of golf while staying by the greens of St Andrews' Old Course? Close to St Andrews, activities and attractions include breathtaking adventure, family days out and stunning, wildlife-rich scenery. Spend some time shopping in St Andrews' historic streets or visit the many museums and galleries. Let us be your guide to St Andrews or ask our friendly staff for their ideas of the best things to do in Fife.

Meeting facilities

Meeting Info
Macdonald Rusacks Hotel is an exclusive conference site in the heart of historic St Andrews. The ultimate in golf-inspired venues it comes steeped in tradition and glory. Sitting beside the renowned Old Course's 18th hole, Rusacks Hotel is just 15 miles from Dundee Airport and an hour from Edinburgh. Easily accessible yet suitably secluded in a superb setting. Our friendly personal service, lovely function spaces, executive accommodation and close attention to detail will ensure your next conference or business event is elegant and professional. If you need to accommodate senior executives in complete privacy, ask about our impressive Suites.

Dining

R Bar
R Bar is an elegant and sophisticated champagne and whisky bar. Ideal for a relaxing drink and light lunch after shopping, a traditional afternoon tea and pre and aprs dinner drinks. Or just relax and unwind with friends.
Rocca Restaurant
Rocca Restaurant is a sleek, comfortable Italian restaurant in the classic grill style offering an a la carte menu which offers the best Scottish and local produce in a sublime marriage of robust and romantic. A simple meat and fish grill menu is sure to satisfy. Sip at the Louis Roedeuer champagne bar with breathtaking views. Baby Rocca can accommodate up to 34 in a private space.Using the finest, freshest locally sourced meat, fish and vegetables the menu offers simple comfort and good value. Ideal for families, residents & visitors alike with a great selection of beers & wines by the glass. All of this with space to show the best sporting fixtures, with golf as a must, being on the 18th green of the most famous course in the world.
One Under Gastro Pub
St Andrews first gastro pub, The One Under is passionate about delivering quality. Using the finest, freshest locally-sourced produce the menu offers delicious, satisfying food at good value. Enough space to show the best sporting fixtures, with golf as a must, as it nestles next to the 18th green and offers superb locker room facilities on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
11:00

Terms and conditions

Extra charges may apply for children. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the quoted rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

Ratings and reviews for Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

Overall score

4.5 / 5
5.01.0
2 out of 2
Amenities:
3.5
Cleanliness:
4.5
Hotel staff:
4.5
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
4.5
Value:
4.5
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Review of Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Margaret
Not Provided
19 May 2009

Pleasant welcome,beautiful,though

Pleasant welcome,beautiful,though rather small, room. Cheerful bar staff. Unfortunately for a Scottish hotel dreadful porridge and poor continental breakfast buffet choice.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Review of Macdonald Rusacks Hotel

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
stephen
Not Provided
6 Apr 2009

Very good location and friendly

Very good location and friendly service-highly recommend

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

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