Golf in St Andrews Scotland
St Andrews is a world class golf destination and the renowned 'home of golf''.
In July 2010, St.Andrews hosted the Open Championship for the 28th time. As one of the top golf hotels in St Andrews, many of the worlds best golfers have stayed at the hotel. Perhaps the greatest of them all, Jack Nicklaus has even described Rufflets as his favourite hotel in the world!
There are six 18 hole courses and one 9 hole course in St Andrews, as well as a golf practice centre and two modern clubhouses, all situated only a five minute drive from Rufflets. The 6th Golf Course, The Castle Course, opened in 2008. Just outside the town there are another four championship courses including Kingsbarns. Nowhere in the world will you find such a high concentration of quality courses.
Playing the Old Course in St Andrews requires planning a year in advance and specific rules apply. See advice on how to reserve an advance tee time on the Old Course. For last minute bookings a daily ballot system applies and our Rufflets Golf Advisor can arrange this for you, please call on 01334 472594.
Working in partnership with the St Andrews Links Trust, we are allocated a small number of guaranteed tee times for the Old Course. For further details contact Craig McPherson or Stephen Owen on 01334 472594.
Planning a golf break or vacation at Rufflets, in St Andrews, could not be easier. We offer a free golf booking and advisory service with a variety of options for your golf holiday. Golf breaks include St Andrews Summer Links, Winter Links and Old Course packages.