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Kittiwake Apartment - Luxury Accommodation With Stunning Sea Views

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Apartment in Pittenweem, Scotland. Peaceful Location, 5 Minute Walk To Local Harbour. Sandy Beaches And Golf Courses Within 10 Mins

This lovely modern first floor apartment is equipped and furnished to a high standard and benefits from private parking. Quality Egyptian cotton linens, towels and robes are provided. One bedroom with King Size bed and ensuite bathroom. One twin with separate bathroom. TV/DVD players in lounge and bedrooms with selection of DVDs, book and games. Full SKY package, Free Internet. Dishwasher and washer dryer. The comfortable apartment benefits from a small balcony with a stunning view of the harbour and the sea and is very peaceful. Set in a modern development with private parking in the heart of the picturesque fishing village of Pittenweem. 5 minutes walk from the harbour, shops and cafes, the local beach and beautiful Fife coastal path. 15 minutes drive from the historic town of St Andrews.


Owner
Kirsten McKenzie
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 September, 2017

About Kirsten McKenzie

We have lived and worked in the East Neuk for the past ten years and love the area. We enjoy welcoming visitors to our home turf and helping them to discover all it has to offer.

Kirsten McKenzie purchased this apartment in 2016

Why Kirsten McKenzie chose Fife & St Andrews

We loved this warm, comfortable apartment with its spectacular views and peaceful feel.

What makes this apartment unique

You are able to have a lovely peaceful holiday while, at the same time, being near to St Andrews, lovely beaches, golf courses and superb walking on the Coastal Path

Guestbook comments from the owner

This is the 6th time we have stayed at abbeywall. As usual, the flat was comfortable, very clean, well equipped and a wonderful base for our golfing break



Thoroughly enjoyed being here for the annual Arts Festival. Wow, what a great time and atmosphere.



Loved our short stay at Abbeywall, - just perfect for our walking weekend.
Mar 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Pittenweem in Fife

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • rural
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Double bedroom has an ensuite shower room Second Large shower room is adjacent to the twin room
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Large, comfortable en suite double bedroom with TV/DVD player and hairdryer Large, twin room with TV/DVD player and hairdryer
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: There is a private communal garden which is shared with four properties. This garden has a stunning view over the harbour. It is not secure for pets but pets are welcome in the garden. Cleaning / Towels / Linen: Quality Egyptian cotton towels, robes and linens are provided, as well as all basic cleaning products, dishwasher tablets and laundry liquid. The apartment benefits from 2 private parking spaces.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Kittiwake Apartment - Luxury Accommodation With Stunning Sea Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
5

Clean, well resourced, fabulous views and right next to the coastal walk.

  • 5 of 5

Really comfortable and well-kept flat, with nice personal touches such as hand cream and shower gel. The views are lovely, and we were able to enjoy the coastal walks to Elie and Anstruther with our dogs each day. We arrived in a thunderstorm, which caused a short local power cut, and Kirsten's husband braved the storm to bring over candles and matches. Great weather the rest of the week, though! Highly recommended, and we hope to return.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely fabulous . Extremely well equipped In particular they sea kelp soaps etc were very nice

  • 5 of 5

It was well worth the trip

Nice and relaxing and didn't have to worry about a thing .would highly recommend it and will definitely come back again

  • Review Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Everything you could need in a beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

Warm, cosy, comfortable with lots of extra and thoughtful touches, will be recommending to friends and family. We did not want to leave.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic flat so well appointed with lovely views out to sea. The little extras were greatly apprec

  • 5 of 5

A very calm and peaceful flat with off road parking.

Lovely decor in excellent condition. The Sea Kelp toiletries, quality towels and bed linen sets this accommodation apart

Welcoming provision of assorted teas,coffees and milk greatly appreciated on arrival

Enjoyed the art work on the walls

No hesitation in recommending this lovely flat

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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bellshill
5

top notch

  • 5 of 5

the apartment was immaculate, and private, furnished in a style to make you feel comfortable from the start( much better than the carbon copy hotel chains )great views from the windows, slept so well in the comfy bed we nearly missed our holiday. Quiet friendly village, and Anstruther a stones throw away had tables and chairs outside the pubs and restaurants on saturday(all full)because the sun shone in March . like Barcelona wi duffle coats. All this and pet friendly too.

Walking the dog at night(with the torch provided) the stars were everywhere in a clear sky, if you want to find peace for a few days, its here.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Edinburgh
5

Hidden gem

  • 5 of 5

My partner and I have just returned from a wonderful long weekend at this beautiful and tranquil holiday apartment . Location is outstanding and facilities could not have been better. Jeni is a wonderful host and made sure that any questions re the surrounding area were answered honestly. We had a truly wonderful stay and can't wait to return again very soon😃👍

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Edinburgh airport
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Anstruther Golf Club
Nearest Train
17 Miles
Leuchars
Nearest Beach
400 Metres
Pittenweem

Coast/Beach:

There is a small local beach in walking distance.

Elie beach, Kingsbarns beach, St Andrews beach, Tentsmuir beach are all within close driving distance.

Travel:

Nearest airport is Edinburgh and it is about a one hour drive

A regular bus service runs between St Andrews and Leven.

Distances:

Edinburgh is one hour by car.

Dundee is 50 minutes by car.

Local villages - Elie, St Monans, Anstruther, Crail all within 15 minutes

St Andrews - 15 minutes

Further Details:

Pittenweem has good local shops, pubs, restaurants and cafes.

There are three 5* restaurants within a 15 minute drive.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Pittenweem, Scotland

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid 2
5 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£550
 
 
Low
29 Oct 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£500
 
 
Christmas and New Year
24 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£285
for 3 nights
From
£95
£600
 
 
Low 2
7 Jan 2018 - 3 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
£500
 
 
Mid 2
4 Mar 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
£550
 
 
High
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£600
for 7 nights
£600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Reservations are made on receipt of a 25% non refundable deposit. The balance is due 6 weeks prior to arrival
Short breaks may only be available off season
The minimum rate of £80 is for low season only


Changeover Day:
Change over day is Saturday
Arrival is 2 and departure is 10
If apartment is not booked, these times can be varied by arrangement.

Notes on prices:
Depending on number of persons and availability, prices can vary

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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