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“Lovely family holiday”
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The Elms is a Victorian detached house that sleeps 12 and can accommodate 22 if required.
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The Elms is a Victorian detached house that sleeps 12 and can accommodate 22 if required.
The Elms, an impressive detached Victorian house (sleeps 12), is presented to a very high standard. Modern, open plan kitchen, dining and living accommodation equipped with high quality appliances.
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The Elms is a Victorian detached house that sleeps 12 and can accommodate 22 if required.
The Elms, an impressive detached Victorian house (sleeps 12), is presented to a very high standard.
Modern, open plan kitchen, dining and living accommodation equipped with high quality appliances.
One of the two spacious lounges with Studio Living Flame fire.
Additional dining can be accessed from the lounge.
A view from the dining area through to the formal lounge.
Our formal lounge - ideal for family gatherings.
An impressive staircase (1 of 2) leads to the sleeping accommodation.
This large bedroom comprises a kingsize and one / two single beds and many original features.
The master bedroom has a kingsize bed, original fireplace and substantial luxurious en-suite.
The en-suite consists of a large walk in shower, bath and 'his and her' sinks.
A double bedroom with adjoining en-suite.
One of the three en-suite's, this one comprises a double shower.
This twin bedroom also has an en-suite.
One of Elie's five lovely beaches.
The original frieze in the formal lounge believed to date back to the 1800s.
The Elms has a large walled garden with additional accommodation available if required.
The Summer House has a Air Hockey Table, Pool/Snooker/Table Tennis and professional Dart Board
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5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 12
Elie, Fife, Scotland

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Kathy W
Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Lovely family holiday”
Reviewed 13 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Elie was a delightful place to spend a week. There were lots of things to do to keep all three generations of our family happy within the surrounding countryside and coast. Elm House was very convenient; close to the beach and the wonderful ice cream shop! The house was spacious, clean and comfortable and had everything we needed to be able to relax and enjoy our holiday. We found the owner to be very courteous and helpful - even managing to fulfill our request for a week of sunshine!

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
31 Jul 2016
I can claim credit for some things but in case anyone else requests it - not the weather! Thank you for a very nice review. Very much appreciated. I will also pass on your comments to Shona who runs the ice cream shop. Hope to see you again.
Best
Robert
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Honeybunn...
Level 2 Contributor
4 reviews
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“Easter at The Elms in Elie 😀”
Reviewed 29 March 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Just back from a long weekend in Elie staying at The Elms. Five couples. Didn't want to leave. The house is absolutely beautiful. Decorated to high standard. Everything you need and more. Two huge sitting rooms. Two kitchens. One with table big enough to sit the ten of us. Beautiful big garden. Elie itself is wonderful. Lovely pubs, cafes, deli, gift shops. Beach five mins from house. We made the most of everything and had an amazing time. Met owner when we were leaving. Lovely guy who was pleased we had such a great time in his house.

Elaine Ritchie, East Kilbride.

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Management Response
30 Mar 2016
Thank you for your kind review Angela. I agree with your view of Ellie which is why we now live in the village - it's such a great pace all year round! Oh and thank you for the compliment!!!
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Bobbletop...
2 reviews
“The Elms ”
Reviewed 17 January 2016 for a stay in December 2015

Happy New Year !!.

We recently spent our New Year holiday in Elie... Truly wonderful place, with great walks and pubs, we will definitely be back.
However " The Elms" is less wonderful.
On arrival "The Elms" is admittedly pleasing; however the standard over the house is less so. The rooms range from boutique to down right dingy in a wing that time forgot. We are three families and had to pull straws not to get the worst room !!.
We also had to use pans on the stairs to catch the water leaking through the ceilings every time the shower was used, we ended up not being able to use one shower because of this issue ( not handy in a party of 11 people).
There are also numerous other issues, from a toilet unsafe to use as its not attached properly, broken chairs, fires we couldn't light, broken pans and ...... Exposed electric cables in the Games room !!.
None of the above spoiled our lovely holiday with friends, however the fact the owner has never made contact to address our issues is highly unprofessional.
"Elie Letting " were good in their part, easy to deal with and passed on our concerns to the owner. Thank you !!.

" Elie a little gem on the coast "

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Management Response
8 Feb 2016
Thankfully the family who stayed at the house the week before (Christmas week) and who are keen to return were pleased with the overall standards and awarded us , as have all others till now, 5 stars. That said it is unfortunate that the shower leaked - these things do happen and are unforeseen. It will of course be remedied. As for not getting in contact, well I live literally 2 streets away and had I been requested to pop in there would have been no hesitation! Certainly this would have been the case if you had booked through me. I really do hope you return to Elie. As you say it is a great place for families. Kind regards Robert
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AKM174
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“wonderful accommodation and superb facilities”
Reviewed 29 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

Spent a few days recently at The Elms with our family. 11 of us including two teenagers and a baby! Such beautiful accommodation while still keeping a lovely homely feeling. Everything is on hand to ensure a relaxing and fun break for all.
Thank you Robert and Jo for making our stay a memorable one......we look forward to holidaying at The Elms again soon.

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Liked best: the high standard of fabrics, furnishings and fittings throughout and the relaxing ambiance in general
Travelling group: Extended Family
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
30 Oct 2015
Thank you!
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CanonDave
Carluke
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“Mr”
Reviewed 21 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We booked The Elms for our usual October break, there were 12 of us, 6 adults and 6 kids. We really couldn't have picked anywhere better, the house itself was amazing, loads of room and everything was to a very high specification. Robert met us on arrival and was very helpful. The location of the house was perfect, 5 min walk to the beach, pub, restaurants and shops, plenty of on street parking. We go away every year and we were all unanimous that this has been the best house we have stayed in.

Highly recommended!

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Management Response
22 Oct 2015
Thank you David. You are very kind and I hope to see you and your family in Elie again one day.

Kind regards

Robert
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