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2015 Weekend Getaways with Golf in St Andrews, Scotland at Old Course Hotel

If you are looking for 2015 Weekend Getaways with Golf in St Andrews, Scotland, the Find A Golf Break UK website are currently offering 2015 St Andrews Short Golf Break Packages at The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa.

About The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa in St. Andrews

Old Course Hotel Golf Resort aBordering the renowned 17th ‘Road Hole’ of the Old Course in the Home of Golf, the Old Course Hotel enjoys a spectacular location overlooking the famous links courses, the West Sands beach and the beautiful Scottish coastline.

The Duke’s St Andrews – With a spectacular setting above St Andrews, the championship The Duke’s gives magnificent panoramic views over the surrounding countryside to the sea.

The Duke’s is highly regarded as one of the finest heathland championship courses in the British Isles and a ‘must play’ course for any golfer. Its style ranks alongside the great inland challenges which demand accuracy and inventive play as well as power golf. And with five separate tee positions at every hole, The Duke’s has the flexibility and challenge to appeal to golfers at every level, with the venue being chosen to host the 2014 International European Amateur Championship, one of the 4 Majors in the world of Amateur golf.

Plus there is the Old Course Hotels association with Kingsbarns Golf Links! – Located 7 miles south east of the ’home of golf’, the game has been played on the site since 1793. Set in an amphitheatre along the coast, nearly every hole boasts spectacular views of the North Sea.
Each Autumn Kingsbarns joins the Old Course, St Andrews and Carnoustie Golf Links as a co-host of the European Tour’s prestigious Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.

The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa, St. Andrews

BY ROAD

Just off the A91, immediately adjacent to the St Andrews Links courses and a five-minute walk from the heart of the town. The A91 joins with the national motorway network at Junction 8 of the M90, which runs from Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh, one hour to the south to the old market town of Perth in the north. Glasgow is 90 minutes away, via the M90 and M8.

BY AIR

Regular domestic flights (1-hour flight time from London) and European services to Edinburgh Airport. Regular service from London City to Dundee Airport (20 minutes drive). Transatlantic flights land at Glasgow Airport (120 minutes to the north). Private aircraft can land at Leuchars Airforce Base (5 minutes drive) by prior arrangement. Aircraft up to Boeing 737s can land here, and it is possible to have customs and immigration facilities.

BY HELICOPTER

The hotel has its own helipad where guests can land by prior arrangement. Please contact the concierge with your details.

BY RAIL

Guests arrive at Leuchars Railway Station four miles away, which connects with Edinburgh and the national network. Regular services to London and all mainland UK station and to the rest of Europe by Eurostar and the Channel Tunnel.

The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa Rooms

Features 144 rooms, including 35 stunning suites. The Old Course suites feature silk-lined walls, and many rooms have private balconies with views of the Old Course and the town of St Andrews. old course hotel

The Old Course rooms all have direct views of the Old Course. Guests who do manage to draw themselves away from this bird’s-eye view of the world’s most famous golf will appreciate the interesting use of tactile textures – a reminder of Scotland’s rich heritage in the textile industry. Silk curtains, velvet furniture, a 100% wool plaid throw, and gold and antique-style lamps are complemented by traditional images of St Andrews and golf.

The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa Facilities

Spa Treatments

Kohler Bathing Treatments

Experience the healthy benefits of bathing for improved sleep, relaxation and overall well-being. All Kohler Waters Spa bathing treatments use healing properties of dried seawater for remineralization of the body.

Hydrotherapy Treatments

Salus Per Aquam, a Latin translation for health through water. Generally speaking, heat is used to quiet and soothe the body and slowdown the activity of internal organs. Cold is used to stimulate and invigorate, increasing internal activity within the body.

Massage Therapies

A powerful ingredient for overall wellness, massage therapies decrease anxiety, enhance quality of sleep and improve energy and healing.

Facials

Rejuvenating facials include a deep cleansing, toning, exfoliation, facial massage, and hand and foot hydration. Our Spa Therapists will provide an evaluation of your personal skin-care needs.

Body Treatments

Exfoliation improves the texture of the skin, helps reduce lines and wrinkles and allows deeper absorption of moisturizers and antioxidants.

Manicures & Pedicures

For a glowing and polished finishing treatment, all manicures and pedicures include cuticle and nail shaping, foot filing, massage techniques and polish application.

Finishing Touches

Whether it’s a night out or your big day, our finishing touches can help you look perfect.
For Men

Designed for men, these services rejuvenate skin, relax the body and restore tired muscles – perfect after a long day of golf.

The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa dining

Road Hole Restaurant – With an award-winning team, the very best of Scotland’s larder, and a passion and flare for the delicious and delectable, the Road Hole Restaurant at the Old Course Hotel is an exceptional dining experience. Uninterrupted and spectacular views stretch across the Old Course towards West Sands and the sea beyond.

jiggerinnJigger Inn – This historic building dates back to the 1850s, when it was the stationmaster’s lodge, and the history and heritage live on. Today, The Jigger Inn is home to golfing memorabilia, crackling open-hearth fires, home-cooked food and a superb selection of Scottish beers.

The Belhaven Brewery was charged by Herbert V Kohler, owner of the Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa and The Jigger Inn, with the task of creating a brew in the style of a classic Scottish Ale that would be as unique as The Jigger Inn itself. The pub’s own Jigger Ale is available only at The Jigger Inn, St Andrews and at The Horse & Plough at Forbes Five Star-awarded The American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin, USA.

Road Hole Bar – Whisky aficionados around the globe flock to the Road Hole Bar to sample more than 300 whiskies representing every operational and many mothballed distilleries in Scotland, including a Tullibardine (the hotel’s own label malt), Highland Malt, 1988, which is only sold in the top 10 percent of bars in the UK, and a rare Ben Wyvis, Highland Malt, 1972. The bar also has an excellent range of cocktails, champagnes and wines. Its daytime menu ensures the Road Hole Bar is the most coveted viewing gallery in the world of golf.

Things to Do/ Places to See in St Andrews

If you thought St Andrews was just about golf, think again! Yes, there are 11 great courses hereabouts, but in fact, the vast majority of our visitors don’t play golf. They come here to enjoy the historic buildings, the spectacular beaches, the fascinating museums, and a vibrant arts and cultural scene.

Playing Golf in Fife

Fife boasts over 45 famous, historic and challenging golf courses.

Follow in the footsteps of past champions and enjoy breathtaking views with a round of golf at The Old Course in St Andrews. This 600-year-old golf course still challenges today and has hosted The Open Championship more times than any other venue.Old Course Hotel Golf Resort a

As well as the Old Course, there are 10 other courses at St Andrews where you can also take a swing, including seven run by St Andrews Links. The ‘New Course’ more than a century old and was designed by ‘Old’ Tom Morris, the four-times Open Champion who designed Muirfield, Carnoustie and Royal Dornoch.

Fife has other great courses to choose from. Ladybank Golf Club, Lundin Golf Links or Scotscraig Golf Course, great courses with lots of history. Plus the more recent Kingbarns, located six miles down the coast from St Andrews is a really fine championship course.

The Alfred Dunhill Links Championship takes place over three venues – Kingsbarns, the Old Course at St Andrews and Carnoustie in Angus – every October.

The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa Fine Details

FindAGolfBreak.co.uk 2015 UK Golf Breaks are subject to sale terms and conditions, plus availability.

This The Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa includes:ND PLAY’ on a Sunday from only £150.00 per person.

A one night stay in a double or twin room, including:

• Full Scottish Breakfast
• 2 rounds of golf at the fabulous Duke’s Course
• 2 course evening meal in the World Famous Jigger Inn Pub
• PLUS – BOOK WITH US AND GET USE OF A GOLF BUGGY FREE!! (saving £45 – you won’t get that booking direct)
• PLUS – FREE RANGE BALLS!
• PLUS – FREE BAG TAG!

All this starting from an incredible £199!!

2015 Weekend Getaways with Golf in St Andrews at The Duke’s Course

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How to Book this Old Course Hotel Golf Resort and Spa Package

Visit Find A Golf Break.co.uk at http://www.findagolfbreak.co.uk/

T: 03 333 44 23 10

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Author

Graham J Gordon, The Editor and Owner, GolfblogspotUK

The GolfblogspotUK website is owned and run by former Walker Cup player and European Tour card holder, Graham J Gordon, from Scotland, the Home of Golf. The owner is a golf fanatic who had to retire early from competitive tour play due to a back injury that required surgery. Graham wishes to share his knowledge and own experiences of the game with the GolfblogspotUK community and to receive your feedback on all aspects of the sport. Graham has been playing the game for over 20 years and received a great deal of pleasure from the sport. He has met several friends and visited many different places around the world, thanks to playing the great game of golf. Time to put a little back into the game to help others.

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