The Gatehouse, Crail

East Fife

Sleeps 6

2 Bathrooms

3 Bedrooms

No Pets Allowed


Detached cottage situated in a beautiful coastal location amongst the pretty steadings of Caiplie which lies between Crail (1.7 miles) and Anstruther (1 mile). Furnished and equipped to an exceptionally high standard, all the accommodation is on the ground floor and sleeps 6 adults and 1 baby (travel cot provided). For winter guests there is an open fire in the sitting room in addition to full gas central heating. Wireless Internet is available.

The Gatehouse has access to a sheltered shared courtyard garden and has its own private patio equipped with attractive garden furniture. There is a secure garage offering safe storage for bikes and private designated parking for two cars.

The area abounds with beautiful beaches. The most magnificent are probably found in Elie and St Andrews. North East Fife boasts many first class restaurants. Early booking at some restaurants is essential to avoid disappointment. The area also boasts some of the finest golf courses in the country - nearby Crail is home to Balcomie Links and Craighead Links. St Andrews (9 miles) is home to some of the most famous golf courses in the world. Elie, Leven and Lundin Links offer very good links golfing. Fairly recent additions to the established clubs in the area include Kingsbarns Links, the Dukes Course above St Andrews and the new 36 hold layout at Kingask.

1 x king size, 2 x twins

The accommodation is all on one level with no stairs

Entrance Hallway with large cloakroom cupboard for storage of golf clubs etc.

Large sitting room with open fire, samrt tv with Netflix, DVD, good selection of DVDs and french doors leading to courtyard garden

Dining / Kitchen with french doors to private patio, well equipped with all mod cons.,

Master Bedroom with king size bed and ensuite shower room with wc

Two further twin bedrooms again both a good size with storage

Large family bathroom fully tiled with bath, wh basin, wc and shower over the bath

Outside - access via sitting room, or kitchen / diner a pretty enclosed courtyard garden with table and chairs. There is a lockable garage which can be used to safely store bikes together with two private allocated parking spaces

Gas Central Heating throughout
Wireless Internet
Open fire (coal) in sitting room
Indoor Clothes airer and outside drying facilities
Bosch Fridge / Freezer (new April 2022)
Induction hob with 4-burners
Neff double oven and grill
Food Blender / Liquidiser
Large Smart tv with Netflix in sitting room
DVD with selection of DVDs
DAB Radio
CD player
IPOD dock
Travel cot supplied (please bring your own bedding for this)
Patio garden with table and chairs
Garage for storage of bikes

All rentals include the provision of bed linen and towels, tea towels & bath mats
Fuel is included (except 1 Nov to 1 May when a small daily supplement applies)
Sorry no smoking in the cottage
Sorry no pets permitted


The Gatehouse


What a wonderful place to stay. A very well equipped house with everything we needed for a relaxing stay. The children loved how close we were to the coastal path. August 2021


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