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Piteadie Castle Cottage - Cottage holidays in Anstruther, Fife

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Piteadie Castle Cottage - at a glance

Sleeps 5 persons | Bedrooms 3 | Bathrooms 2

Short Break Coastal property Golf Nearby Fishing on site or near by Wifi or internet available No smoking Dishwasher Washing Machine

Explore the eight acres of beautiful grounds, or venture out and spend a day in Edinburgh. Many attractions and outdoor pursuits available close by.

Wi-Fi or Internet Access

Wifi or internet accessThere is wifi or internet access available at Piteadie Castle Cottage in Anstruther. Perfect for searching for things to do whilst on holiday, catching up on emails or even work if you have to.


GardenOn nice days, when you want to relax you can sit out in Piteadie Castle Cottage's garden and enjoy the sun shine. Children also love the outdoors so it can be a great place for them. Although, with young children you should always check any garden is safe for them.


BBQThere is one or more televisions at Piteadie Castle Cottage. Ideal if you want to catch up with the latest on your favourite programmes or just fancy a quiet night in relaxing in front of the box.


BBQWhy waste part of your holiday doing the washing up. Piteadie Castle Cottage has a dishwasher installed to save you time, and family arguements, about the washing up. Everybody hates doing the washing up and the last thing you need is a big family arguement about who is going to do the washing up while you are on holiday.

Short cottage breaks in Fife

Available for short breaksGreat news if you just want to get away for a long weekend or short break. Piteadie Castle Cottage accepts bookings for short breaks. So if you fancy a few days in Fife to recharge your batteries then this cottage is well worth consideration.

Family holidays in Fife

Family Cottage BreaksPiteadie Castle Cottage sleeps up to 5 people so could be perfect for your family or group. So if you are looking for a family holiday in Fife then Piteadie Castle Cottage could be just the ticket.

More about Piteadie Castle Cottage

Set in the peaceful grounds of Piteadie House, surrounded by farmland and with super views, this well-presented, yet cosy holiday home, with all the up-to-date appliances, is a beautiful spot for friends and family looking to relax and enjoy this splendid area. Semi-detached to outbuildings only, it is situated only a short hop from both Edinburgh and St Andrews, you can enjoy days out, or explore the owner’s eight acre ’mini estate’, complete with woodland, a ruined castle, unspoilt countryside and spectacular views looking out over to the Firth of Forth and across to Edinburgh. Enjoy a picnic in the grounds and admire the ruins of medieval Piteadie Castle, which dates back to the late 14th Century, and sits in its walled courtyard. It features in Nigel Tranter’s novel, The Lion’s Whelp, which can be read during your stay. It still boasts the original round arched gateway with a coat of arms and the date of 1686 and initials W.C, for the then owner William Calderwood, an apothecary and burgess of Edinburgh.
Indulge in some serious stargazing at night, or simply enjoy the delightful grounds which are home to an abundance of wildlife including pheasants, buzzards, owls, woodpeckers, hares, deer, foxes and a nightjar! Enjoy local country walks to the well-known Kissing Trees and Kinghorn Loch, walk the Fife Coastal Path or try the Fife cycle route, which are all close by. Further afield and within easy reach, explore Aberdour, Burnt Island and Kirkcaldy. The former are part of the ’Fife Riviera’ and Kirkcaldy has lovely parks, where there is also a friendly, weekly 5km park run, and the esplanade looking over the Firth, with a good selection of shops, a super museum and art gallery, the Adam Smith theatre and a sandy beach.
There is golf at Aberdour and Kirkcaldy, and St Andrews, the home of golf, is only 26 miles away. The charming fishing villages of East Neuk are also within easy driving distance and the local railway station has links to major cities and towns, with Edinburgh just 25 minutes. The Forth Road Bridge and Deep Sea World are 12 miles away. No matter what you choose to do during your stay, Piteadie Castle Cottage awaits your return with the bright lounge complete with a wood burner.

Ground Floor: The property is all on the ground floor, has biomass central heating and comprises:
Lounge: With wood burner, 32" Sky TV, DVD player and iPod dock.
Kitchen/dining room: With tiled floor, electric oven, induction hob, combination microwave/oven/grill, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and washer/dryer.
Bedroom 1: With double bed and en-suite with shower, WC and heated towel rail.
Bedroom 2: With twin beds.
Bedroom 3: With single bed.
Bathroom: With bath, shower, WC and heated towel rail.

All electric, bed linen and towels included. Initial fuel for wood burner provided. Travel cot and high chair available on request. Wi-Fi. Welcome pack. Shared 8-acre natural grounds. Parking (3 cars). Natural water supply from borehole. No smoking. NB: Steps, stream and sloping banks in grounds.

  • Dishwasher
  • Ground Floor Facilities
  • Garden / Patio
  • Golf nearby
  • Highchair
  • Sea View
  • Rural Location
  • Satellite TV
  • Woodburning Stove
  • WiFi
  • Cot Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Fishing Nearby/On-site
  • Pets - not allowed
  • Heritage Collection
  • Coastal within 3 miles
  • Coastal within 5 miles

This cottage Sleeps 5

Price: £ 316 - £840


Cottage address: Piteadie Castle Cottage, Anstruther, Fife.CC526032

As you can see Piteadie Castle Cottage is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Anstruther. And well suited to explore the whole of Fife.


This cottage is within 5 miles of the sea
Enjoy the stunning sea views.



 Things to do & places to visit in Fife near Piteadie Castle Cottage

Coastal holiday cottages in Fife

Cottage near the coast If you are looking for a coastal cottage holiday then Piteadie Castle Cottage could be what you are looking for. It's within 5 miles of the coast. You will be able to get a better idea of how close to the sea Piteadie Castle Cottage is by looking at the map. There may be more information in the description above too

Fishing holiday in Fife?

Fishing near byIf you enjoy fishing and fancy a bit of fishing in Fife then Piteadie Castle Cottage could be perfect as there are fishing opportunities close to the cottage. You will probably need a rod licence but you can always check what's needed when you book.

Golfing holiday in Fife?

Golf course near byIf you enjoy a round of golf and would like to combine your holiday in Fife with a game of golf then Piteadie Castle Cottage could be perfect for you.

There are plenty of great places to vist near Piteadie Castle Cottage. Take a look at out holiday ideas pages for details of many places that are well worth considering visiting whilst on holiday at Piteadie Castle Cottage.

wildlife-centre - places to go in Fife

Fife Animal Park

KY15 7UT
01337 831 830

houses-gardens - places to go in Fife

Cambo Gardens

St. Andrews
KY16 8QD
01333 450 054

museum - places to go in Fife

Andrew Carnegie Birthpalce Museum

Moodie Street
KY12 7PL
01383 724 302

castle - places to go in Fife

Aberdour Castle

01383 860 519

museum - places to go in Fife

St Andrews Preservation Trust Museum & Garden

North Street
St. Andrews
KY16 9PW
01334 477 629

museum - places to go in Fife

Kirkcaldy Museum & Art Gallery

Abbotshall Road
01592 412 860

museum - places to go in Fife

Inverkeithing Museum

Queen Street
KY11 1LS
01383 313 595

museum - places to go in Fife

The Fife Folk Museum

High Street
KY15 5NF
01334 828 180

tourist-information - places to go in Fife

Anstruther Tourist Information Centre

John Street
KY10 3BA
01333 311 073

museum - places to go in Fife

Dunfermline District Museum

Viewfield Terrace
KY12 7HY
01383 721 814

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