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Old Course Hotel Golf Resort & Spa

Restaurant, Pub / Bar, Hotel in St Andrews

Bordering 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.

Discover the historic university town of St Andrews, just a short stroll from the resort, and explore the surrounding countryside of the ancient Kingdom of Fife.

With a combination of classically elegant and contemporary interiors, the hotel offers quietly confident service, luxurious facilities and a warm welcome in the finest traditions of Scottish hospitality.

This prestigious five-star hotel has 144 rooms including 35 suites and is recognised as one of Europe’s leading resorts.

The Old Course Hotel offers an exceptional choice of bars and restaurants from the chic informality of the Sands Grill to the fine dining in the acclaimed Road Hole Restaurant (3 AA rosettes). In addition, the hotel’s traditional pub, The Jigger Inn serves fine home-cooked food and The Duke’s Bar & Grill offers a traditional Scottish golfers’ menu. And our award winning Road Hole Bar offers Scotland’s finest malt whiskies from over 200 distilleries. Hams Hame Pub & Grill is St Andrews' newest 19th hole, set in the historic Hamilton Grand building offering a delicious selection of rustic pub and grill favourites along with more contemporary fare.

The resort has a range of conference and banqueting facilities including executive boardrooms, an elegant Ballroom, and a self-contained conference centre providing a flexible, modern space supported by user-friendly technology. Purpose built ‘break-out’ rooms and a dedicated entrance to the centre make it an ideal venue for any event with chauffeur driven car and helicopter services also available.

What We Offer

Afternoon Tea

An award-winning afternoon tea experience with a delicious selection of delicate pastries and cakes, created by the hotel’s Pastry Chef, including home-made plain and fruit scones and lemon pancakes with clotted cream and strawberry & pink champagne preserve.

Afternoon Tea is served Monday to Saturday, 1.00pm - 4.00pm, overlooking the world-famous Old Course. View menu. Children are very welcome to our Afternoon Teas, with their own special menu created just for them.

Hams Hame Pub & Grill

Hams Hame is St Andrews' newest 19th hole - set by the 18th green of the world's most famous golf course and adjacent to the revered Royal & Ancient Golf Club.

So whether you are visiting St Andrews or live locally, we hope you find Hams Hame to be the perfect place for food, drinks, conversation and companionship … with friends, family, colleagues and fellow players. Slainte!

Opening hours – 12:00pm - 8:00pm Wednesday to Sunday

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. This is the Road Hole Restaurant at the Old Course Hotel - The Home of Scottish Cuisine in the Home of Golf.

An exceptional dining experience with uninterrupted and spectacular views which stretch across the Old Course towards West Sands and the sea beyond. .

Lunch 12.30pm - 4.00pm Dinner 5.30pm - 10.00pm. View Sample Menus.

Sands Grill

A contemporary, buzzy brasserie offering a casual, yet quality dining experience specializing in seafood and steak. Inspired by a traditional Grill House and promoting Scotland’s finest seasonal ingredients with a twist of international flavours, Sands Grill serves the freshest locally caught seafood from Anstruther to Crail and the finest Black Isle Beef. All meats are cooked in the Josper oven, giving a unique flavour by cooking over the finest charcoal embers. View Menu.

From an informal gathering with friends or a private feast in Sands Private to a stylish dinner à deux - Sands Grill offers delicious cuisine in a truly relaxed setting.

Sands Grill is also very child friendly, providing high chairs, colouring pens and books for children. The Executive Chef has created a delicious children’s menu, and babies are offered complimentary baby food.

Currently Closed

The Duke's Clubhouse

A popular and relaxed dining venue with stunning views of St Andrews and beyond, the award-winning Duke’s Clubhouse offers a hearty selection of traditional food to warm the cockles of any weary golfer’s heart. Tune in to the post-golfing analysis over a pint of beer or head on to the deck and catch a few rays of sun with a gin and tonic in hand.

Food served 8am till 4pm.

The Jigger Inn

Golf’s most famous 19th Hole.

This historic building is steeped in history. It dates back to the 1850s, when it was the station master’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 – this is traditional Scottish pub hospitality at its very best. Fondly referred to as ‘the towns best 19th hole’ and much loved by the many celebrities who visit.

Opening Hours 12pm - 10pm


Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort and Spa Old Station Road KY16 9SP
Telephone: 01334 474371

Opening Times

Old Course Hotel is open 24 hours a day. For individual restaurant's Opening Hours, which may be seasonal, please check our website.


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