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Gannochy House

Address: North Street, St Andrews, KY16 9BQ
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 467147

Arrival procedures

Students can move in after 10am on Saturday 5 September 2015. Gannochy House is situated on North Street, next to Younger Hall. Keys can be picked up from the Reception Desk in the front hall of St Salvator’s Hall of Residence, which is located behind Gannochy House.

There will be an Assistant Warden present at the main entrance of Gannochy House, so you can leave your luggage in the foyer and head to St Salvator’s Hall to pick up the keys.

Notices will be present on the front door with contact information for late arrivals.

Getting to St Andrews

St Andrews has direct bus connections from Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dundee. Leuchars rail station is located 5 miles away, and has regular bus connections to St Andrews. More information on how to get to St Andrews.


There are 3 entrance doors to Gannochy House (from North Street, at the back of Gannochy and from the court yard). There is limited parking at the back of Gannochy and should only be used for drop offs. If students arrive early enough Parking can be found on North Street and The Scores, all within short walking distance.


On the day of arrival Light refreshments will be available in the Ground floor Kitchen and the Common room of Gannochy House. Additionally, there are four restaurants/coffee shops within 3 minutes walking of the Hall on North Street. Gannochy House is also conveniently located close to the centre of town and dozens of shops, restaurants and grocery stores are available.

Additional information

The hall committees run a range of activities throughout freshers week. Please have a look at the residence's Facebook page for up to date information.

For additional information, you may also contact: 

Student Accommodation Services
Butts Wynd, St Andrews, KY16 9AL
Open:  9:30am - 4:30pm
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 462510

Advice & Support Centre (ASC)
79 North Street, St Andrews, KY16 9AL
Open:  9:00am - 5:00pm
Telephone: +44 (0)1334 462020



Tesco Metro 138-140 Market Street, St Andrews, KY16 9PD

Morrisons 45 Largo Road, St Andrews, KY16 8PJ

Bedding and Kitchenware

Sainsburys 71 Market Street, St Andrews, KY16 9NU

Things to do in St Andrews

The Museum of the University of St Andrews (MUSA) is located on The Scores, KY16 9AR.

Please visit the website, or phone the St Andrews Visitor Information Centre on +44 (0)1334 472021 for more information on what to see and do in and around St Andrews.