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The Road Hole Bar

Old Station Road | Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews KY16 9TB, Scotland
+44 1334 474371
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Definitely worth a visit

Overlooking the suberb greens of the famous St. Andrews golf course, and the historic and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine c
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Melbourne, Australia
Great place

Lovely place that's definitely worth a visit. The view from the locale towards the old course is... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
troy234
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Enjoy a fine dinner at the restaurant or sample from the bar's selection of Scotland's finest whiskeys from more than 120 distilleries.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“jigger inn” (2 reviews)
“rachel” (2 reviews)
“whiskey” (4 reviews)
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Old Station Road | Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa, St Andrews KY16 9TB, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Overlooking the suberb greens of the famous St. Andrews golf course, and the historic and beautiful buildings, this is a must visit bar for new and returning visitors. The bar itself is well equipped as you would expect, with some rather rare and exotic old...More

Thank Christine c
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Christine, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! It’s so nice to hear you’ve had a good time and I’m particularly delighted to hear you enjoyed the views so much, they are spectacular, especially on a sunny day. We’ll be sure to pass...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place that's definitely worth a visit. The view from the locale towards the old course is great. They have an excellent choice of Whiskeys and extremely friendly and helpful staff that provided us with a great and memorable experience.More

Thank troy234
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review Troy234! It’s lovely to hear you had such a nice time in The Road Hole Bar, particularly that you enjoyed the stunning views, experienced good service and appreciated our vast selection of whiskeys. We really appreciate you taking time...More

Reviewed 6 June 2017

Our B&B host recommended this or we would have missed it; don't miss it! Overlooking The Old Course and view beyond you will enjoy a classic and classy atmosphere as well as some of the best pub fare we had in six days. Highly recommend...More

Thank betty313
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Dear Betty313, It’s so lovely to hear you had such a good time – thank you very much for sharing your experience through TripAdvisor, it’s much appreciated. I’m delighted to hear you received a great level of service from Luis, I’ll be sure to pass...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Easy place to hang out.. plenty of golfers talking about all sorts of eventhing. The bar is worth stopping by for a drink and possibly watch players play their 2nd or 3rd shot to the 17th at the Old Course.More

Thank ConciergeGolfIreland
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Concierge Golf Ireland, It’s so lovely to hear you had such a good time – thank you very much for sharing your experience through TripAdvisor, it’s much appreciated. I’ll be sure to pass your comments onto the team at The Road Hole Bar, I...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great bar on the 4th floor of the Old Course Hotel. Was looked after by the wonderful Rachel who should be Employee of the Month. Humidor was out of service and Rachel rang the Jigger Inn to see if they had any...More

Thank Patrick H
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Patrick, It’s so lovely to hear you had such a good time – thank you very much for sharing your experience through TripAdvisor, it’s much appreciated. I’m delighted to hear you received a great level of service from Rachel and the team in the...More

Reviewed 24 February 2017

Coming from Australia and obviously being a golfer, this just has to be on your list. Just walking around the hotel looking at all the photos is an experience. The two staff serving were so friendly, and the coffee was the best we had on...More

Thank Michael M
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for your great review Michael! It’s lovely to hear you had such a nice time at the Hotel, particularly that you enjoyed the service and the coffee! We really appreciate you taking time to leave such a positive review and are delighted that...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Great selection of whisky flights where you can inspect the label and enjoy the view. Comfortable place for a nightcap.More

Thank pillowandfork
Lee S, Marketing Assistant at The Road Hole Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 October 2016

Thank you so much for your lovely review! It’s so nice to hear you’ve had a good time and I’m particularly delighted to hear you enjoyed our selection of whiskies and the view is pretty special isn't it! We hope to see you back again...More

Reviewed 11 August 2016

I really do enjoy this place. I've visited with my fiancée, my mother and visitors to the area - all find the location, venue (esp. the view) and service very good. The bar sandwiches are sumptuous and the fish & chips the best I've ever...More

1  Thank SteveDundee
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stopped for a late day drink on our last night in St. Andrews and wished we had found this place on the first night. The view of the Old Course, Beach, St. Andrews and more is just fantastic. We really enjoyed watching all the...More

1  Thank Mike J
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I loved the road hole bar in the 4th floor of the Old St Andrews hotel. The staff was incredible. Very friendly and helpful and great with their understanding of whiskey. We spent some great time there talking about the different areas and trying new...More

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