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4 Bedroom House Located Above Anstruther Harbour With Sea Views.

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Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

House in Anstruther, Fife, Central Scotland - Comfortable, contemporary accommodation. A short walk to the sea front.

Creel House is an extremely spacious four bedroom house decorated in a comfortable and contemporary style, ideally located just a minute’s walk from the picturesque seafront and harbour of Anstruther with its shops and restaurants, including Britain’s best fish and chip shop. The large living room and dining area on the first floor has wonderful sea views over to the Isle of May. There is a well equipped kitchen and four large bedrooms. A garage at the rear of the property by the back door is available for storing bikes, golf and outdoor equipment etc. There are excellent beaches nearby, and many fabulous golf courses, including the famous Old Course in St Andrews. Anstruther itself has its own nine hole course. The other pretty East Neuk villages of Crail, Pittenween and Elie are within easy reach and the house is perfectly located for those wishing to walk part of the Fife Coastal path. St Andrews (15 mins) and Edinburgh (1 Hour). There are castles, museums and gardens to visit nearby, and is the perfect location for those who enjoy golf, walking, cycling, bird watching and the beach.

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About the Owner

Michael Allaway
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, German, We can correspond via email in French and German.
Calendar last updated:
23 February, 2017

12 Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveller reviews)

5

Perfect holiday house for a family

  • 5 of 5

This house is beautiful with a great feeling of space. We were a family of 5 adults and 2 young children and never felt on top of each other. The house is very well equipped and has amazing views. Some of the sunrises were stunning. Very close to all the amenities we needed. Lovely walks along the coastal path. We would certainly stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 10, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful house in coastal location.

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 6 Adults and 2 young children stayed at Creel House for a long weekend as part of my 60th Birthday celebrations. We are used to a seaside resort ,staying on the Firth of Clyde at Dunoon.

Creel House is a lovely house in a nice location very near to the harbour area. Weekend stay was very peaceful and quiet with glorious weather each day. House was very well equipped and pleasantly set out to cater for us all. Information leaflets and timetables,readily available in living room/ dining room helped to plan our day trip to St Andrews for the Dunhill Golf Championship. Bedrooms were spacious with one en-suite and toilet facilities adequate for our group. Kitchen facilities were ideal although we only had breakfast each day and used the local catering for dinner at nights. Fish and chip shop, which was well recommended is situated very close to accommodation. All in all a thoroughly pleasant experience at a very reasonable price.

Thank you.

R.Oliphant.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic house in good location

  • 5 of 5

Well presented and layout was perfect. Would recommend highly.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely house for our family celebration

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Creel House. The owner was excellent in sending all the details and giving us directions. The house was beautiful , spacious and very well equipped with plenty of parking . Fife is a lovely area. We enjoyed putting at St Andrews and the children enjoyed crabbing in the rock pools at Crail. I would not hesitate to recommend Creel House for a holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect place for us

  • 5 of 5

Creelhouse, was perfect for us. We travelled with our daughter and my husband's cousin and his wife. The views from the dining room and living room were of the water, what a treat for us Canadians from the prairies! So many great rating areas and pubs were just a few minutes walk, as well as the Isle of May departure dock.We took a bus to Edinbourgh and saw the Tatoo, drove to many close by areas that were on our tourist list (St.Andrews being one of them). The Haven Pub was a short walk away and soon became our favourite! We also took day trips in our rental car to Dundee and Falkland Castle. Just walking along the waterfront street was fun and relaxing.There was nothing about the house or area I could complain about. The owner was great,home was clean and bigger then we thought it would be.I would stay here again easily if we are ever back in the area. For us, the home, location and overall experience was excellent.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great Holiday House

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic holiday home very central within Anstruther. Had a lovely week's stay. Plenty of room for the whole family to relax in and well equipped accommodation to the highest standard. Would definitely stay again and recommend to others.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Location

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The East Neuk of Fife has many wonderful beaches all along its coastline, many of which are ideal for rock-pooling. There are numerous pretty fishing villages within minutes by car from Anstruther, which is in itself a delightful, bustling harbour.

Amongst the outstanding beaches are:

Kings barns (6 miles) - a blue flag beach with interesting rock pools

Elie (5 miles) - a wide flat beach where cricket is played (and an excellent pub)

St Andrews (10 miles) - East and West sands, good for kite

Travel:

Edinburgh Airport is just over one hour by car. There are several car hire companies at the airport, and cheap flights from many UK cities, including the very reasonable Virgin Little Red from Heathrow.

Further Details:

St Andrews, a beautiful university town with excellent restaurants, bars and shops, castle and cathedral, museums, aquarium, botanic garden.

The Scottish Fisheries Museum, Anstruther

Boat trip to the Isle of May from Anstruther Harbour

The Secret Bunker, a maze of fascinating underground rooms built for survival and intelligence collaboration in the event of nuclear war.

Kellie Castle

Falkland Palace

Cambo House and Gardens

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 1
8 Feb 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
£550
 
 
Rate 2
4 Mar 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£140
Fri,Sat,Sun
£600
 
 
Rate 3
8 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
£750
 
 
Rate 4
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
£800
 
 
Rate 5
24 Jun 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Rate 6
9 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£390
for 3 nights
From
£130
From
£150
Fri,Sat,Sun
£750
 
 
Rate 7
14 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
£550
 
 
Rate 8
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£900
for 7 nights
£900
 
 
Rate 9
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat,Sun
£550
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Booking Notes:

Creel House is a no smoking property.

Pets are not allowed at the house.

We would be happy to discuss longer serviced lets, please give us a call.

We can take enquiries via email in French and German.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day for a 7 night stay is Saturday but please contact us if you require different days and we will try to accommodate them

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • house

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob

Dining

  • Child's Highchair

Entertainment

  • Television

Suitability

  • children welcome

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • village

Attractions

  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • groceries

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • bay fishing
  • swimming

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • There is a large family bathroom. The master bedroom has a bathroom en suite. There is a cloakroom with wc and hand basin on the first floor.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: All four bedrooms are of a good size. There are two bedrooms with king-size beds, one with double bed and the fourth bedroom has twin beds. In addition there is a deluxe single airbed, a folding single bed and travel cot available on request.

Outside

  • Golf ...

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Outside: The property has only a small outside area that is adequate for BBQ s. There is plenty of opportunity to relax around the pretty harbour just a minute’s walk away. There is a children’s play area a minutes walk from the property. The garage at the back of the property, adjacent to the back door, is available for storing bikes, golf and outdoor equipment, etc. Utility Room: The utility room contains a washing machine, tumble drier and sink, and hanging for drying wet outdoor clothes. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are provided. The property is cleaned professionally for your arrival, and weekly for longer lets.

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