CHARMING FLAT WITH HARBOR VIEW IN PICTURESQUE FISHING VILLAGE.

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
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CHARMING FLAT WITH HARBOR VIEW IN PICTURESQUE FISHING VILLAGE.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights

Overview

Overview

St Andrews & North Fife Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)

Great apartment overlooking the harbor of Anstruther just 9 miles south of St. Andrews the world famous home of golf. Numerous fine golf courses nearby. Beautiful coastal walk connecting five picturesque fishing villages. Anstruther is the largest of the five villages and offers many great shops, pubs, and restaurants. The ferry to the Isle of May leaves from Anstruther Harbor. The island has a fascinating history and is a bird watcher's paradise. The Kingdom of Fife offers many historical places of interest as well as beautiful beaches and lots of outdoor activities.

The apartment was purchased in 2007 and was completely refurbished in 2008. It has 2 bedrooms and a sofa bed in the living room so it can sleep up to 6 people maximum. Both the larger bedroom and the living room have outstanding views over the Firth of Forth and Anstruther harbor. The flat is part of a listed building rebuilt in 1835.

Keywords: Comfortable, spacious apartment with harbor and water views situated in a beautiful area of Fife, Scotland, just 9 miles south of St. Andrews. Anstruther is one of 5 picturesque fishing villages along this coastline.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Advertiser since 2011
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Speaks english

About The Owner

My husband and I live in Florida but I am from Scotland. We both love Scotland and purchased the flat so that we could have a place of our own when we visit family. We intend to spend a lot of time there after retirement.

The Owner purchased this apartment in 2007

Why The Owner chose St Andrews & North Fife

We chose Anstruther because it is a very popular holiday destination that is not too far from my family. The area is very charming and beautiful and offers many amenities.

What makes this apartment unique

We really enjoy the coastal walk that connects the fishing villages and the top notch seafood restaurants and pubs in the area. We like being close to St. Andrews - my husband enjoys all the great golf courses within easy driving distance as well as the fun 9-hole course in Anstruther. Being close to St. Andrews and only an hour to Edinburgh is also a big plus. I also have to say the water and harbor views from the flat are wonderful.

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay nights
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Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 12 traveler reviews

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Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 12 reviews
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Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p362353vb
-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
4

Lovely, convenient and very economical apartment

  • 4 of 5
We were in Fife for a golf holiday in September and thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Anstruther. The apartment is immaculately clean, large and very comfortable, with a wonderful view of the harbour. It is close to all amenities, and a great central base from which to explore and golf in the region. A terrific price point as well, especially compared with properties in St. Andrews (a mere 20 minutes away). You do need a car, but parking on the side streets is readily available. We had a terrific dinner at the nearby restaurant "The Cellar" (a three minute walk). Sheena was always very prompt in her replies to my queries, and her instructions were thorough and clear. No hesitation in recommending this property.
  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Diana- thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I appreciate your help in making my property stand out. I'm happy you had a good golf holiday and look forward to welcoming you back sometime.
Thanks again,
Sheena
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Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
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-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
Glasgow, Scotland
5

8a Shore Street

  • 5 of 5
This was our second stay at the flat in Anstruther, and we were glad we went back as it was as nice as we remembered. The flat is a lot bigger than it would seem from the exterior and has two good size bedrooms, large lounge and kitchen diner. It has everything you need to make your stay really comfortable, and there are also some really nice personal touches to make the stay stand out from your average rental for example, the owner leaves a welcome bottle of wine for each visitor. The flat is very clean inside and it is perfectly located for exploring both Anstruther and the wider east neuk - there are various takeaways and restaurants on your doorstep or you are only a short drive away from St Andrews and the other villages nearby. We would definitely recommend and will be staying there again.
  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p362353vb
-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
5

Spacious flat in excellent location with lovely view

  • 5 of 5
It was very convenient to be able to book this flat on a per night basis. It would be equally enjoyable to take it on a weekly basis, which is much more common for self-catering arrangements. The flat itself and the location were ideal for a seaside get-away and I would stay there again if I was returning to the East Neuk of Fife for a holiday.
  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p362353vb
-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
5

Great spot for Scottish golf vacation

  • 5 of 5
Excellent location, super clean, views of the harbor across the street, charming locals, best golf in the world! Fantastic owner who provided us with great information on courses, restaurants, and "must see" places. If you stay here, you'll surely have a memorable vacation. We can't wait to do it all again!
  • Submitted: Oct 13, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p362353vb
-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
Wigan
5

Returning to Uni

  • 5 of 5
Property perfect for all the family - three generations from our family were on this trip! Very comfortable base for exploring the Firth of Fife area. Clean, fully equipt, with beautiful views to sit back and gaze at after a day's exploring. Perfect position in pretty little village with everything you need within walking distance. Was especially ready for the complimentary bottle of wine after our 5 hour trip!
  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Charming Flat with Harbor View in Picturesque Fishing Village.
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p362353vb
-904-504-3514
St Andrews & North Fife Fife
Midlothian Edinburgh Scotland
5

Great location

  • 5 of 5
Had a lovely week here the flat was so comfortable and was so pleased with how clean and well equipped the flat was complementary bottle of wine was a nice touch nice views from the windows over the harbour even from the kitchen, shops outside the door and good for exploring by car or walking along the coastline.It was nice just crossing the road to sit on the benches in the sun facing the harbour and sea view very relaxing...Anstruther chip shop the best had a couple fish suppers from here and good every time. Sheena the owner was very good at keeping in touch and left plenty of information regarding the flat.
  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

St Andrews & North Fife Apartment Rental Rates

Notes

  • 490-560/wk pounds sterling
  • Dollars or Pounds
  • Rental rates range from 490 to 560 GBP ($785-$890) for weekly rental.
  • The Short Break Rate is 75 pounds GBP ($120) per night (2 night minimum).
  • 25% deposit required at time of booking. Balance due 4 weeks prior to your stay.
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Amenities

Amenities

St Andrews & North Fife Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View
General:
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • swimming

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