What you will love about this home
Close to the town centre and built in a traditional style with high ceilings and fire places in most rooms. A small garden for BBQs in the summer. Walks along a small river from just outside the apartment that lead into town or the beach via traditional alleyways that have been there for centuries. Three large bedrooms with double beds. A bathroom with a small bath/ shower. A kitchen with washing machine, tumble drier, fridge, oven/ cooker and microwave.
What you will love in the neighborhood
The home of golf. The beautiful west sands beach, 500 year old university, castle and cathedrals. Great shops, restaurants, cafes and bars. All a walk away from our apartment.
St Andrews is known worldwide as The Home of Golf, and also boasts Scotland's oldest university. The St Andrews Royal and Ancient Golf Club first met here in the spiritual home of golf in 1754, though it was first played here as early as the 15th century. The Old Course, which you can play, is most famous of the town's eight championship courses, and has played host to some of the world’s finest golfers at the British Open Championship over the years.
St Andrews University, founded in 1410, dominates the centre of town. The elegant, ivy-clad buildings and delightful quadrangles and gardens have seen a procession of famous graduates such as Prince William.
The Medieval centre of St Andrews consists of a series of narrow alleys and cobbled streets with shops, restaurants and cafés. Explore the castle, the now ruined cathedral and the adjacent church of St Regulus, where you can climb the spiral staircase to the top of the 108 ft tower for magnificent views of the town and its surroundings.
St Andrews has two great beaches, one being the magnificent West Sands, where the famous opening sequence of Chariots of Fire was shot. Other attractions include the Botanic Gardens, British Golf Museum, St Andrews Aquarium and the Byre Theatre, one of only four 5-Star arts venues in Scotland.