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Stunning town centre apartment less than 5 minutes walk from the Old Course

Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 beautiful bay windowed lounges, 3/4 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, 3 bathrooms

This luxury self catering three/four bedroom holiday apartment has a wealth of original features set over two floors. Accomodation comprises main reception room, two kitchens, three bedrooms and lower ground reception room/fourth bedroom, three bathrooms, utility room. Outside there is a garden with a glass canopy, bbq and pizza oven, and for golf enthusiasts a replica Road Hole Bunker to practice your bunker shots.

Situated in the centre of St Andrews, everything is within easy walking distance. Less than five minutes to the Old Course, and the other six courses in St Andrews are within easy reach. Why stay near St Andrews when you can stay in the heart ?

For golf, a wedding, graduation or just a memorable holiday in one of Scotland’s most historic towns, little comes close to the comfort and flexibility of 12 Howard Place. It has been decorated and furnished to a high standard, and the open plan living areas and garden will make your holiday a place to remember.

More Details

June Gibson
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 16, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

To say we had great time would be an understatement - it was brilliant !!

And were blown away by the quality accommodation it was superb ...

We will be back and I've already recommended 12 Howard Place to friends
Apr 2015
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Saint Andrews Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
  • We have Two twin bedded rooms One family room with a double and single bed One king size wall bed. We can accommodate 7 adults or 8 as a family arrangement. Lower ground is almost a self contained apartment on its own.
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We have a large glass covered veranda which lets you enjoy the garden in all types of weather.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Stunning town centre apartment less than 5 minutes walk from the Old Course
average rating of 5.0 based on 36 reviews

The finest property in all of St. Andrews!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at 12 Howard Place and it was a great as it was the first time! June and her people are very helpful and deliver a first rate property in a great location every time. When you arrive Tom meets you to give you a full overview of the flat. He walks you through every room and demonstrates and explains everything in detail from working the fireplace to the TV system. They have their own "Old Tom" (no disrespect to Tom!)! The location is unbeatable. It is located on a quiet street with ample parking and has a lovely garden that fronts the property. You could play the first hole on the Old Course as a par five as you are about a driver away from the first tee! Right around the corner (about a 3-4 block walk) is the Dunvegan and the 1st tee/18th green of the Old Course! The accomodations are top notch. Two kitchens, two great room/lounges, spacious outdoor area (which we always take advantage of), replica road hole bunker (you have to hit at least one out of it!), beautifully appointed bedrooms, luxurious tiled bathrooms with high end showers, and space enough for people to gather together or find their own quiet niche. June provides all the service you can ask for and will work together with you to insure that you have the most wonderful time and stay. Highly recommend this property to family groups and golfers. Proximity to the Old Course, the Jigger Inn, the Dunvegan and all of St. Andrews cannot be overlooked. Thanks again, June, for a great place to stay and absorb the St. Andrews experience.

  • Submitted: Oct 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Outstanding Apartment

  • 5 of 5

This apartment property is outstanding. Stayed here with 2 other couples for a week and we hope to return in the near future. It is a great property with all the amenities of being home. Close to the Old Course and right in the heart of the village. Every where you walked you feel the spirit of St. Andrews. Just a great place to stay. Thank you June and Colin

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Simply Fabulous

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough good about is property and its owners/managers. There was literally no thoughtful detail overlooked -- from the linens, towels (warmed!), beds (one of the best I've ever slept in) to the furnishings and bathroom goodies -- everything was spot on. We were given a warm welcome and such a complete book on how everything worked that there were literally no unanswered questions. In our opinion, this property sets the standard for homes away from home!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This flat is simply amazing made our stay with family and friends totally magical. The flat had everything you could think of and then some. Perfect for entertaining and hosting parties. The main kitchen is a chef's dream and the back garden is something out of a fairy tale. A thoroughly enjoyed stay!

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location and luxe accomodations!!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment could not be any better. Quiet street while still being a short walk from the Old Course, the Jigger Inn, and the Dunvegan!! High end furnishings, space galore, beautiful outdoor space and the replica road hole bunker!! What a great experience! I recommend this proerty to families as well as golfers!! The apartment can easily acommodate 8 golfers of the male variety while being appropriate for 3 or 4 couples (which was our case). Just the best!!

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
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Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

June & Colin made our visit to St. Andrews truly wonderful! The home is beautiful with room for many on two different levels for lots of privacy. The kitchens and living areas were great and the backyard terrace and putting hole made it even more fun. They have thought of everything in case you forgot anything! Highly recommend - great location two blocks from shops and restaurants and a few blocks from golf too. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
16 Miles
Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Nearest Golf
400 Metres
Old Course
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Car: not necessary

The historic town of St Andrews is without doubt one of the most popular locations in Britain. It is home to the Royal & Ancient Golf Club and the famous Old Course. Its attractions include the Byre Theatre, award-winning beaches, historic buildings, cathedral, castle, Scotland’s oldest university, two five star spas and a wide variety of specialist shops and restaurants.

St Andrews is a town full of passionate people, and as such attracts a great number of different annual events, from golf, to poetry, drama, and traditional highland games.

St Andrews Links is the most renowned golfing landscape in the world. It is the Home of Golf, the place where the game began and has been developed and nurtured over six centuries.


Rates & Availability

Saint Andrews Apartment Rental Rates

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3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $646.81

Shorter lets are available on request, usually off season or late availability. 3 night minimum stay policy

Once you have contacted us by e-mail, we will let you know about the availability of 12 Howard Place and we will make a provisional booking which we will hold for seven days. We will ask you to complete a booking form and return it to us with your deposit of 20% of the total rental. On receipt of your deposit, we will send you a confirmation of your booking and any information that will help you make the most of your stay.

The balance of your rental, and a returnable security deposit of £100 to cover damage and excess cleaning, should be paid eight weeks prior to arrival.

Non smokers only.

Sorry no pets.
High Season – £2500

Easter, May to September, Christmas and New Year. Graduations and Dunhill please contact owner

Mid Season – £2250

March, April and October

Low Season – £1550

January, February, November and December

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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