Situated in the
heart of st andrews


Lorimer Guest House

Welcome to Lorimer Guest House, a B&B conveniently located in the town centre of St Andrews, Scotland. A short walk to a range of restaurants, shops, St Andrews University and the famous Old Course. An ideal stay for visitors and golfers! We are also an authorised provider of Old Course tee times, please contact us for further information.

After growing up in St Andrews, Scott is always delighted to help guests enjoy his hometown and offers nuggets of helpful information whenever he can. At Lorimer Guest House we are dedicated to ensuring your comfort at all times and aim to provide a home away from home while in St Andrews. We look forward to having you stay with us!

If there is no availability showing on our online booking calendar please contact us directly here.

Scott and Ashley Finlay

staying at lorimer house

our rooms

We have a variety of guest rooms available and all come with their own private en-suite facilities.  We serve breakfast in the ground floor dining room which is locally sourced and cooked to order.

Click below to see more information about our rooms.

The Home of Golf


St Andrews is a bucket list destination for golfers around the world with the courses only 300 yards from our front door. Lorimer House is proud to be an Authorised Provider of Old Course Tee Times. Click below to find out more about our golf packages. 

the historic Town of

St Andrews

Away from golf, St Andrews has much to offer visitors. Explore the things to do, and places to eat here in the iconic town of St Andrews. 

Click below to learn more about our historic town. 

What our guests say about us

Falgun T
Perfect Getaway from the big smoke
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My first time staying at Lorimer House and i was thoroughly impressed. The location is a 2min walk to the Scores and 5mins from everything else worth seeing in the area. There was plenty free on street parking was ideal for me...
Rick H
Excellent Stay and Location
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Stayed 3 nights while on a golfing trip with friends , Scott was a fantastic host who provided excellent local knowledge , golfing insight ( Scott is a local lad and a very good golfer ) and a fantastic breakfast! Rooms are modern...
Sandy P
Sandy Phillips
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Excellent location, very comfortable room with fantastic shower. Host Scott was very friendly and helpful the attention to detail in the guesthouse was fantastic as being a golfer they have lots of memorabilia on the walls. Would highly recommend...
Ken C
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Great location. Spotlessly clean with all required amenities. Scott the owner very pleasant and informative. Great choice of breakfast and was able to accommodate early breakfast as we had an early golf tee time. Would recommend...
Excellent accommodation...
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This was my first visit to Lorimer Hotel and it wont be my last. There were 3 of us who went up to play golf over 4 days. The owners were really flexible regarding our requirements and nothing was to much for them...
Christine K
Excellent stay!
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We loved the Lorimer Guest House. Our room was great, breakfasts were amazing and our hosts Scott and Ashley were so friendly and helpful. The property is perfectly placed. We parked the car when we arrived and walked everywhere we wanted to go. Will be back.👍

Booking Terms


Bookings are confirmed after you have received written confirmation from Lorimer House.  30% deposits are taken at the time of booking.

Any cancellations are to be made by telephone or email. No charge will be made if your cancellation is made 30 days before the start date of your booking. If your cancellation is made within 30 days we reserve the right to take 100% of the total of your booking. This will be charged to your credit card that is given to guarantee your booking.  Tour operator bookings are to be paid in full at least 30 days prior to arrival.

Any refunds are given at the discretion of Lorimer Guest House. Our request for personal details are for our sole use and are used in respect to making and guaranteeing your booking and are not passed on to any 3rd party except where we make enquires for and on your behalf at another establishment.