Best rentals for golfers: Here are 9 amazing Airbnbs in St. Andrews

January 29, 2020

If you’re perusing GOLF.com, you’ve most likely thought about making a pilgrimage to the home of golf at least once or twice. The town is such an iconic and historic destination for fans of the game. When the time comes for you to plan your trip, we’ve gone ahead and rounded up the best homes in the area available for rent at every budget. Check them out below and book your epic St. Andrews, Scotland, trip today.

The Royal Box of Golf


This home is actually kind of famous and is known in the golf world as “The Royal Box of Golf.” Lucky for you, the owner has made it a priority to allow guests into his home and share in the experience of this historic house on the 18th green of St. Andrew’s. Tucked right next to the Tom Morris Golf Shop, this home is sure to aggrandize your bucket-list golf vacation.

Price: $1,253 per night

The Georgian Townhouse


Like the home above, this home overlooks The Old Course and has sweeping views of the ocean beyond. With four bedrooms, 4.5 baths, and a cinema room, this exceptionally renovated home is sure to wow you and your buddies.

Price: $1,052 per night

Dairsie Castle


Since you’re going to Scotland, you might as well stay in a 12th century castle. This medieval home will make you feel like you’ve traveled back in time to a land of chivalry and shining armor, yet retained all the amenities of a modern family home. Fire breathing dragon not included.

Price: $986 per night

Town Centre Townhome


This townhome is located in the center of town, so you’ll be right in the mix and will be able to walk to bars, restaurants and shops with ease. The house is 2,000 square feet and can sleep up to eight guests.

Price: $394 per night

Links View


This apartment allows you to really soak in all that St Andrews has to offer with its expansive ocean and links views. From the balcony, you can see unparalleled views of the 18th green and first tee of the Old Course, and if you look further, you can see West Sands beach and Angus hills. It’s a four bedroom, four bath duplex that can sleep up to eight guests.

Price: $322 per night

The Cutest Cottage


This quaint little cottage gives off a modern farmhouse vibe from the inside. Despite its tiny appearance, it’s a four bedroom, three bath home. As an extra perk, it even has an indoor fireplace.

Price: $285 per night

Willow Cottage


St Andrews is home to a plethora of really cute cottages, and this home is no exception. Its white exterior and blue door make the home look super welcoming. The location is removed from the busy streets in town, so while still walking distance to all of the St Andrews Links courses, it offers its guests more peace and quiet.

Price: $143 per night

The Golf Flat


This brand new apartment in the heart of St Andrews has been deemed “The Golf Flat” by its owner. The interior is decked out in green decor, so it’s easy to see why. Since it’s a new building, everything in the apartment is updated and clean. There is even a putting green in the backyard!

Price: $124 per night

Quaint and Quirky


This cottage reminds me of the home from The Holiday from the outside. Inside, it has grid-like ceiling beams and vintage decor that make the whole house feel quirky and charming. To me, this home is exactly what comes to mind when I think of St Andrews.

Price: $91 per night

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