The Michael Weismantel Party were our first guests of 2013, visiting during the first week of March. While in St Andrews, they enjoyed marvelous late winter weather. As this photo will testify, one of them was brave enough to play in short sleeves! Thanks very much to Victoria Moss for[...]
Nothing better than golf using wooden shafted clubs!!! Congrats to Bill Mershon from Minneapolis, MN for his winning score of 38 over the Kingarrock Course. This year’s runner up was Coach Bobby Knight. The Monarchs House Championship is now played using period balls and hickory sticks over 9 holes at[...]
In 2011 & 2012, we ran a contest with Golf Trip Genius, the world’s leading online golf trip manager. The winner of the contest received a week stay at Monarchs House. We thought that was a pretty good prize. So did Angelo Nyars, as he recounts his stay with us:
Here’s our tongue-in-cheek look at two of our guests’ escapades in the treacherous Old Course bunkers. A special thank you goes out to Mike Baker and Bill Maffie for being such great sports.
Fiona McEwan wanted a weekend getaway to St Andrews to celebrate her mum’s 80th birthday.
For the past 10 years, the Monarchs House Championship has been vied for over the 18 holes that is the Ladies Putting Club of St Andrews or otherwise known as The Himalayas. David Brilliant and Phil Canders who both putted their way to 38s set the Championship record in 2003.[...]
Paul Lockwood (left) of Gladwyne, PA and plays his golf out of Aronimink Golf Club is the winner of the 2011 Monarchs House Championship.
All Smiles (expand screen) Over the past 11 years, Monarchs House has hosted over 250 groups of visitors to St Andrews and Scotland. These groups had little in common. They came from all over the planet for golf, family visits, university graduations, the Open Championship and holiday celebrations. We noticed[...]
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Chef Kevin Low helped open the doors of Monarchs House in 2001. Now, in addition to preparing breakfast and wonderful dinner meals, Kevin looks after all of our guests’ needs as General Manager. One bit of consistent praise that we hear from guest to guest is that we are lucky[...]