University Hall

University Hall provides affordable bed and breakfast three-star campus accommodation. It offers single, twin and family rooms, with a choice of en suite or shared bathrooms.  

The hall was built in 1896 and is one of the larger and more historic halls. It is only a fifteen-minute walk from the centre of St Andrews and is located in peaceful surroundings. 

For general residence enquiries email or phone +44 (0)1334 46 7165

The halls comprise of 3 main buildings, Wardlaw, Lumsden and Old Wing.  During the summer months, leisure bookings are allocated in Wardlaw, whilst group bookings are accommodated in Lumsden and Old Wing.  

For the Ladies Open 2024 only, guests will have the opportunity to book accommodation in Wardlaw, Lumsden and Old Wing.

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University Hall in St Andrews


Rates for 2024

Bookings are available from Saturday 25 May to Friday 30 August 2024. 

Accommodation in this hall is available as part of the residential conference packages.

Holiday accommodation

Rates include VAT and are per room, per night.

Bed and breakfast

  • Single room: £85
  • Single en suite room: £95
  • Twin room: £105
  • One double and two single beds in family room: £165

Information before you arrive

  • Check-in time: 3pm
  • Check-out time: 10am 

If you need to check in early, and your room is ready, residence staff will do their best to accommodate you. Email or phone +44 (0)1334 46 7165 to ask about early check-in and late check-out. 

All bedrooms at University Hall are in the Wardlaw Wing. There is a selection of rooms to choose from: 

  • Single standard with shared facilities 
  • Single en suite 
  • Twin standard (two single beds) with shared facilities 
  • Twin en suite
  • Family (one double bed and two single beds) en suite 

All rooms include: 

  • towels and bed linen
  • Wi-Fi via BT Wi-Fi
  • tea and coffee-making facilities

The following items are available to request from reception: 

  • Iron and ironing board 
  • Hairdryer 
  • Travel cots (please ask at the time of booking, and note that bed linen is not provided for cots)

There is limited guest parking at the front of the building, but there is street parking with no restrictions nearby. 


University Hall
University of St Andrews
Kennedy Gardens
St Andrews
KY16 9DL

Phone: +44 (0)1334 46 7165


We had a great time and hope to be back next year.

Excellent value for money in terms of location, room quality, space, cleanliness and we were very impressed by the choice and ease of breakfast. A great stay!

Peace, quiet. Lovely ambience in Wardlaw building. Excellent storage for my bike. Great food. Brilliant staff, so helpful, friendly, efficient.

Fantastic-sized family room and delicious breakfast.

Everything facilities were excellent and the walk through the park past the bowling green and tennis courts very pleasant. Lovely old building.