University Hall

University Hall (Wardlaw building) provides affordable bed and breakfast three-star campus accommodation in single, twin and family rooms with a choice of en suite or shared facilities. University Hall was built in 1896 and is one of the larger and more historic halls, situated a mere fifteen minute walk from the centre of town and positioned among peaceful surroundings. It’s a superb venue for those looking to stay in St Andrews as it is located close to the town centre and delivers on value for money.

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

The accommodation rates for University Hall (Wardlaw Building) in 2022 are:

    • Single occupancy bed and breakfast – £52
    • Twin occupancy bed and breakfast – £72


All bedrooms are situated in the beautiful Wardlaw building which stands alone from the main complex. There is a selection of room types to choose from:

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

All rooms come with towels, toiletries, linen, complimentary WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities. Bedrooms are serviced on a daily basis and towels changed as required.

Hair dryers may be collected from reception. An iron and ironing board is available for use in the residence.

There are a small number of travel cots available for use; please enquire about cots at time of booking, and staff will reserve one for you if available. However, please note that linen is not provided for travel cots.

Check in and out

Normal check in and check out time is 3pm and 10am respectively.  If you need to check in early and your room is ready, residence staff will do their best to accommodate you. If your room is not ready, you will be able to store your luggage.

Late check out may be available depending on whether your room is required for a guest arriving later that day.

Please contact the residence to enquire about the possibility of early check in or late check out by emailing or calling +44 (0)1334 46 7165.


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


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To check rates and availability simply send us an email ( or call us on +44 (0)1334 46 7165. Alternatively, please book online.

“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.”