Family Activity Schedule

Family Activity Schedule

During School Holidays we are delighted to welcome children to our resort. Younger guests can enjoy exclusive access to our resort activities.

Should you wish to book any of the following activities out-with school holidays, please contact our Resort Services Team:

GPS Resort and Destination Challenge - This high-tech GPS challenge will allow you to take part in an amazing race across the Fairmont St Andrews resort and the beautiful town of St Andrews. Play alone or play with family and friends, you will use our game to locate GPS-triggered checkpoints spread out across the resort, taking on activities and tasks filled with interaction and adventure.

Archaeology Guided Coastal Path Walk - Meet Neil Dobson, a deep water marine archaeologist, explorer and historian who will take you on a tour of St Andrews coastline along the coastal path from the Clubhouse into St Andrews. Learn about the Rock & Spindle, the fossils that can be found on the beach and much more. To book please contact our Guest Services team.

Family Golf Lessons and Junior Golf Lessons - Head home from this vacation and tell your family and friends that you learned to play Golf in St Andrews “ The Home of Golf” Suited to both beginners and those who have graced the fairways before. Learn the impressive skill of golf and tune your hand eye coordination on our championship driving range. To book please contact our Guest Services or Golf Operations team.

Nature Trail Challenge - Lead your family on a nature trail challenge throughout the resort. If you can cross off all the items on the list, present it to the Lobby Ambassadors where you could receive a prize!

Non Scheduled daily activities - French Boules, Croquet, Frisbees, Football and Kite Flying. Please speak to the Lobby Ambassadors for equipment. Remember to visit the Clubhouse where there is a putting green and driving range (basket of golf balls for £5).

The following activities are seasonal and will return during the school holidays:

Falconry Experience - An entertaining and educational session for just about any age and interest level! Let Steve, The Scottish Countryman, introduce you to his team of birds and get up close to some of Nature’s most beautiful creatures for a magical, memorable experience. Enjoy complimentary sessions as part of your stay and to book please contact our Guest Services team.

Archery Experience - An ancient sport that now offers a really fun way to spend time with friends and family, regardless of previous experience or ability. Steve will teach you the technique you need to hit the bullseye and ensure you have a laugh along the way! Enjoy complimentary sessions as part of your stay and to book please contact our Guest Services team.

Segway Tours - Our fantastic segways are an excellent way to experience our 520 acre resort and scenery, whilst learning a new skill. Guests will be taught how to operate and control the Segway before being taken on a group tour. Before you know it, you’ll be whizzing around and learning new skills and techniques of the segways. To book please contact our Guest Services team.

Kittocks Den & Coastal Foraging Walks with Tony Wilson - Tony has lived all over the east coast of Scotland and has developed a keen eye for what is edible across our landscape. It’s a tour not to be missed! Get a little nature connection and learn about the world of coastal wild foods and what to look out for on your next walking adventure.To book please contact our Guest Services team.

Swimming - Enjoy time in our 16-meter swimming pool within our Fairmont Spa. Please note that during this time swimming times are required to be pre-booked. Please contact the Reservations or Guest Services team to reserve your swimming slot. 

*All events are subject to availability and prices may change without notice. We highly recommend that reservations be made in advance as certain activities do not run without a minimum of 24 hours' notice.

Please email the Resort Services team at to book an activity where applicable.