THE OPEN - ST ANDREWS 2015

 
     
 
 
     
 
British Open Golf Packages from £760 per person
 
     
 
The Open Golf Championships will return to St Andrews in 2015 from the 16th to 19th July.
 
 

This will be the 29th time The Open has been played over The Old Course. Once again the world's greatest golfers will gather to do battle for the famous Claret Jug over the Old Course, where Tiger Woods was victorious in both 2000 and 2005.

Louis Oosthuizen was the most recent winner at the ‘Home of Golf’ in 2010 where he claimed a 7 shot win over Lee Westwood in 2nd place.

Your Open package features a variety of charming hotels from Kinross and Dundee to Montrose, and for those who want the allure of Scotland's cultural capital, we also have a variety of fine hotels available in Edinburgh.

All of these hotels have been chosen for their top levels of service, friendly staff and excellent locations. Choose from friendly B&B accommodation through to 4 star country house or boutique hotels.

If your members want to play some golf during your trip, choose between some of the fine links to the north of St Andrews, such as Monifeith, Panmure & Arbroath...or some of the classic links courses close to St Andrews such as Crail, Lundin or Scotscraig. And for any Edinburgh based groups, there’s a feast of superb courses along the East Lothian coast including Gullane & North Berwick.

All our packages will include Open tickets for all 4 days or whichever days you choose. We can also secure reserved parking if you choose a car rental option. So enjoy looking through our hotel selection below, and please contact us if you’d like us to prepare an initial package for you.

 

 

 
     
 
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Green Hotel, Kinross
Set in an 18th-century coaching inn, the family-owned Green Hotel is part of an impressive leisure resort, featuring a selection of restaurants and 2 golf courses. The resort is in Kinross, close to the M90 motorway. The Green Hotel offers tennis courts, cycle hire and large grounds. There is also a courtyard cocktail bar, and the extensive resort has a leisure club with a swimming pool and fitness centre located at the Windlestrae across the road. The bedrooms at The Green Hotel each have a satellite TV and work desk. All rooms have a private modern bathroom and a cosy seating area, and free Wi-Fi is available throughout. There are 5 resort restaurants, including Monty’s Italian and Basil’s Grill. The Bistro offers views of Loch Leven, and the lively Rushes and Jock’s bars offer a range of beverages and light snacks. Green Hotel is within an hour's drive of Perth, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Stirling and St Andrews.
 
Shaftesbury Lodge, Dundee
The Shaftesbury is run by Heather and Martin offering a warm welcome, great breakfasts, clean and comfortable accommodation, making your stay perfect and enjoyable when visiting Dundee. Originally a town house mansion built for the famous Jute Baron, James Scott in the late 19 th century, it has been tastefully converted into a guesthouse and retains many of its fine Victorian features. Located in the West End of Dundee, situated just 5 minutes from the University, railway station, tourist attractions and the centre of town. All their bedrooms are spacious, light and airy with comfortable sized en-suite facilities. They provide a varied choice for breakfast which is cooked to order offering healthy options too . The lounge is ideal for relaxing at the end of your day. WiFi is available. Great parking outside the front door free of charge. There is a good choice of restaurants within walking distance.
 
Premier Inn, Dundee
Positioned on the waterfront, Premier Inn Dundee Centre is less than a minutes' walk from Dundee rail Station and only half a mile from the city centre. A 24-hour reception and free parking are also featured. The full all-you-can-eat breakfast includes cooked items, vegetarian options and a wide continental selection. Premier Inn Dundee Centre is next to Table Table restaurant, providing good food, served in a welcoming environment. The Old Course at St. Andrews Course is 13 miles from the hotel and Carnoustie just over 11 miles away. The River Tay is right in front of the hotel, and you’re just a short walk from lots of shops, & bars & restaurants. Scott's Discovery Ship is waiting for you in the harbour too.
 
Town House Hotel, Arbroath
In Arbroath centre, just 30 minutes’ drive from Dundee, The Townhouse Hotel offers stylish rooms with free Wi-Fi. There is free parking, a restaurant and a lively bar. The spacious rooms at the Townhouse are individually decorated, and each has a private bathroom. All rooms have a TV, tea/coffee making facilities and a hairdryer. Ironing facilities are also available. The cosy bar offers light meals, snacks and a selection of beverages. A traditional full Scottish breakfast is served daily and is included in the room rate. Continental and vegetarian options are also available. Situated in Angus county, this hotel is a 5-minute drive from Arbroath Golf Course. Arbroath Railway Station is just 10 minutes’ walk away, offering direct trains to Aberdeen, Dundee and Perth.
 
Links Hotel, Montrose
Close to the town centre and Montrose railway station, The Links Hotel offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere that has guests returning again and again.  The hotel has been updated to include all the modern amenities you would expect, whilst still retaining its traditional Edwardian charm. Spend the day relaxing on the golden sands of Montrose beach, which is only a short stroll away from the hotel. Try your hand at a game or two of golf at the fifth oldest golf course in the world. Visit one of Scotland’s oldest distilleries at Fettercairn. Other attractions include the Montrose Museum, Ferryden and House of Dun and Montrose Basin Nature Reserve After a day exploring, dine in the hotel’s restaurant, offering fresh, local produce and a varied menu.
 
Norton House Hotel & Spa, near Edinburgh
Built in 1840, Norton House Hotel & Spa in Edinburgh was always intended as a traditional country retreat, removed from the bustle of the city. This luxury 4 star hotel Edinburgh is just a 20-minute drive from Edinburgh city centre and a mere ten minutes away from Edinburgh Airport. Situated in 55 aces of grounds, Norton House Hotel offers 83 luxury bedrooms, including 36 luxury executive bedrooms, junior suites and the master suite. They have a choice of dining in the more formal Ushers Restaurant or relaxed style in their Brasserie. Norton House also offers arguably one of the best spas in Edinburgh. It comprises of seven treatment rooms, a rasul, a relaxation room, amber lounge and club bar. Add to this a fully equipped gym, indoor swimming pool, hydrotherapy pool, experience shower, sauna and steam room, Norton House really does offer something extra special.
 
Roxburghe Hotel, Edinburgh
In Edinburgh city centre, the Roxburghe Hotel is situated between Princes Street and George Street, only metres from bars, restaurants, shops and gardens. Organic, locally sourced produce is served in the restaurant and an on-site pool is available.Edinburgh Castle, at the top of the cobbled Royal Mile, and Haymarket Rail Station are both within 15 minutes’ walk. A flat-screen TV, ironing facilities and tea and coffee making facilities are included in each spacious room. A selection of toiletries is provided in the bathroom, which has both a bath and a shower.A gym, sauna and a steam room, as well as fitness classes and beauty treatments are available at the hotel. Free Wi-Fi is available in the public areas.A contemporary Scottish menu is served at the Melrose Restaurant. Snacks and light meals are available throughout the day at the Melrose Lounge Bar.
 
B+B Edinburgh
B+B Edinburgh is a privately owned boutique bed and breakfast hotel, offering four-star accommodation to our discerning guests in the heart of Scotland's capital city. As well as stylish, comfortable bedrooms and delicious breakfasts, we offer a fully licensed bar where our guests can unwind with a beer or sample our range of single malt whiskies. They have 27 newly refurbished bedrooms, which come with various stunning views over Scotland's capital city and ranging from smaller rooms for single occupancy to large family suites.. All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, with flat screen digital TV, direct dial telephones with free UK calls and free wifi connection. they serve Full Scottish Breakfast which is freshly cooked to order and which features such traditional items as haggis, black pudding and square sausage!
 
 
     
 
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