This spacious, elegant, ground floor holiday property, completely self-contained with its own area of garden, is in a wing of the owners’ house on a working farm. It is superbly located for enjoying the nearby sandy beaches (3 miles) and quaint fishing villages of Anstruther with its attractive marina, Pittenweem which has a thriving arts festival in August, and Elie with its excellent watersports. Nearby Crail has one of the most picturesque harbours in Fife and the Isle of May is a renowned reserve for seals and seabirds, especially puffins. The ancient university town of St Andrews is 4 miles with its historic attractions, theatre, poetry festival in March, concerts, cinema, unique shops and pavement cafés. It is also the home of golf with many top-class courses and the Dunhill Cup in October each year. There are numerous farmers’ markets, garden visiting schemes, including the snowdrop festival in February and March, and highland games in the area. The Fife Coastal Tourist Route is excellent for walkers and there are extensive cycle paths. Shops 4 miles.
Spacious sitting room with electric fire, overlooking the garden. Well-equipped kitchen/dining room. Large double bedroom with additional single bed (for +1). Bathroom with over-bath shower and toilet.
- Elec fire
- Elec, full oil CH, bed linen and towels inc
- Garden area with furniture
- No smoking
- Easy walking access
Customer Reviews of Bramble Knowe, nr St Andrews - sleeps 2-3
1st comment: The property is very spacious and comfortable, with a high standard of furnishing. The owner, Averil, was really friendly and helpful. We enjoyed staying there. June 2012.
2nd comment: Excellent place to stay, very homely. Ideal for the area to explore. Very pleasant family on the farm, made the break worth while. March 2012.
3rd comment: The property was extremely spacious for 2/3 people and certainly the best room sizes ever experienced for a house for 2 people. May 2011.
4th comment: Spacious and warm accommodation. Oct 2010.
5th comment: This property was spacious, very well furnished and spotlessly clean. We chose it for its position in the area, and found it to be everything we had hoped for. Just wish we could take it with us around Britain! (Fresh flowers were another nice touch). June 2010.
6th comment: Spacious, well furnished, very clean and welcoming. Sept 2009.
7th comment: Very comfortable, well appointed and in a lovely location close to the delights of the East Fife coast. May 2008.
8th comment: A very quiet and peaceful location. The apartment was beautifully furnished and comfortable. Would highly recommend to anyone. Sept 2008.
9th comment: Bramble Knowe was a delightful cottage, in a very beautiful rural / agricultural setting, with easy access to coastal and other inland locations in Fife. May 2008.
10th comment: A stunning cottage in a beautiful setting. Value for money. A very friendly owner and a fantastic part of Scotland. We will be back. April 2007.