The Ardgowan was designed by the famous Scottish architect, George Rae and was built in 1847. Now a family run 3 star hotel, the 3 comprises 29 comfortable en suite bedrooms across the two adjoining Georgian town houses. The Pilmour Hotel, located just next door, dates from 1820 and has a further 7 en suite bedrooms. Playfair’s Restaurant and Steakhouse, one of the oldest established restaurants in St Andrews, and offers great value for high end casual dining, in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. Playfair’s Bar is also located in the hotel and is the perfect place to stumble into for a well-earned pint after a hard 18 holes.