Golf Cottage, Earlsferry, Elie, Fife

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Golf Cottage is a charming detached Victorian cottage providing spacious, bright accommodation for up to 9 people on two levels. It has been totally refurbished in 2015 with a new kitchen, bathroom, landscaped garden (with evening lighting in gazebo and in garden), multi fuel stove, Sky TV and WiFi. The property is tucked away and sits within its own private fully-bound walled gardens which, in the summer time, get the sun all day. The East Neuk of Fife in Scotland enjoys a micro climate and therefore is one of Scotland's driest locations. Elie which has been described as one of Scotland's "best kept secrets" is only 10 miles from St Andrews and an hour from Edinburgh. Golf Cottage is conveniently located for golf courses, two of which are just next to the property.

Several famous links golf courses are close by, and the championship course at St Andrews is only 10 miles away. Many other activities - including horse-riding, cycling, climbing, abseiling, sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing and diving - are also available in the local area.

The cottage is also perfectly situated for a seaside holiday, being only a two minute walk to the lovely stretch of the golden sandy Elie beach, and a 4 minute walk to the award-winning blue flag beach by the harbour. There are numerous pubs and restaurants to suit all budgets in the local area, and the 19th Hole, a family friendly pub with delicious home-made food, is just next door. Local shops, including a baker, delicatessan, pharmacy and gift shops, are within walking distance, the area is ideal for walking and cycling or just relaxing in this secluded location.

  • Sleeps - 8/9
  • Bedrooms - 4: 1 double (super king bed)
    1 double/twin (+ single), 2 further twins
  • Free WiFi
  • Bathroom with wash hand basin, shower and loo
  • Shower room with wash hand basin and loo
  • Oven, hob, microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Sky TV, DVD, stereo/cassette
  • Travel cot and high chair available
  • Gas central heating
  • Secure walled private garden
  • Garden furniture and gazebo
  • Multi fuel stove
  • Smoking in garden only
  • Pets welcome
  • Short breaks welcome
  • In Elie, local shops, restaurants and
    pubs within walking distance
  • Edinburgh Airport - 35 miles
  • Markinch train station - 14.5 miles
  • Leuchars railway station - 15 miles
  • Cinema and theatre in St Andrews
    - 10 miles
  • 30 golf courses in a 15 mile radius
  • Championship golf course at St Andrews
    - 10 miles
  • Award-winning beach - walking distance
  • Tennis courts 2 minutes away
  • Equestrian centre, cycling, climbing and sailing
  • Watersports - sailing, windsurfing
    water-skiing, diving
  • Swimming pools - St Andrews and Leven


The downstairs accommodation comprises an entrance vestible with a traditional mosaic tiled floor, a reception hall, and a living room with cornice work and a bay window. There is also a dining room with a timber staircase, a fully fitted kitchen, one double bedroom with an additional single bed, one twin bedroom and a family bathroom with bath and shower. The staircase from the dining room gives access to the upper level where the two further twin bedrooms and shower room are situated.

Outside the property has its own secure walled garden which, in the summer time, gets the sun all day.

Dogs can sleep in the kitchen or in the outside kennel.

In 2015, Golf Cottage was totally refurbished and decorated throughout; with new beds, large sun room, multi fuel stove, new kitchen and bathroom. The garden has also been landscaped and a gazebo built - it's a wonderful place for alfresco dining!


Two minute walk to the beach, and a four minute walk to Elie 'village' centre, which includes the post office, pharmacy, bakers, grocers etc.

What's included:

Bed linen and towels; heating and lighting; board games, cards and books.

Cost and availability:

Change-over day and check-in times are variable.

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Golf Cottage, Links Road, Earlsferry, Elie, Fife KY9 1AW, Scotland, UK

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Self-catering accommodation in Elie for a perfect sporting vacation.

Picturesque sandy beaches and holiday activities, including watersports, golf and tennis. Family holidays in Elie, close to St Andrews and with thirty golf courses within fifteen miles.