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The Yards Cottage

Cottage With Private Parking Area
Certificate of Excellence
Very good
10 reviews
Cottage With Private Parking Area
Large Sitting Room/Dining Area
Dining Area - Seats 6
Fully Equipped Kitchen, Including Dishwasher
Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Bedroom 3
The Yards Cottage
Courtyard Entrance
Relaxing private back garden
The beautiful beach at Kingsbarns
A different view of the award winning Kingsbarns beach
The famous 18th at the Old Course St.Andrews
St.Andrews historic Castle
St.Andrew's Historic Cathedral and St.Rules Tower
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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Charming end terraced steading conversion within the beautiful conservation village of Kingsbarns & just 6 miles from St.Andrews.Ten minutes walk to the beach The house provides a high standard of accommodation with plenty of space to unwind and relax.

There is easy access to the coastal path, golf courses and the beach. (Kingsbarns Links is a course that should be high on your list of must play golf courses in Fife).

Ideal for families or golfers alike. Private parking is provided. There is an enclosed child friendly garden with summerhouse at the back of the house with a patio area .

The house is fully equipped to make your stay as comfortable as possible.
The upstairs family bathroom has recently been refurbished and now has a shower enclosure replacing the bath . The downstairs cloakroom has a wc and wash hand basin only .

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Listing #HL119174
About the Owner
Angela R
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Very good - based on 10 reviews
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

I stayed at the cottage for one week to celebrate my special birthday with family and friends. I absolutely fell in love with the cottage and it's beautiful surroundings. It's a place to relax and unwind and actually feel at home. If you love perfect Scottish scenery and adventuring a short distance to St. Andrews and it's beautiful beaches then...

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Thanks for the review Laura - I'm so pleased that you celebrated your birthday at the cottage and that you all enjoyed your stay . Welcome back any time !


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Martin M
1 review
Reviewed 24 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Good base for touring around the fife area every thing we needed only thing that would have helped would have been a down stairs shower as my father in law is disabled and couldn't go up the stairs to shower but everything else was super thanks to Angela super

Management response:

Thanks for taking the time to review The Yards Cottage Martin and I was pleased that you enjoyed your stay .You are most welcome to come back for a holiday anytime .


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Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Great location with access to beach and local hotel. Lovely surrounding walks with golf courses nearby. House is very comfortable with easy access to St Andrews. Great to relax in after a busy day sightseeing/golfing/walking. Have visited on several occasions and will definitely return.

Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and very pleased to hear you will be coming back to the Yards Cottage !


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
The house is suitable for kids as there is a small enclosed back garden area.Some dogs allowed please confirm with the owner for agreement.
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    4 Twins
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
R 8 623
1 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
3 nights
R 2 070
R 9 486
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
7 nights --
R 9 486
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Jul 2018
7 nights --
R 12 073
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: R 862 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
20% deposit required to secure booking with balance payable 6 weeks before start of holiday
Rental rates include gas and electricity and please note that all linen and towels are provided with no hidden extras.
Refundable £ £50 security deposit required with final balance payment.
Payments accepted by cheque, paypal (paypal subject to 3% fee) or bank transfer in GBP

Cancellation Policy
56+ days Full booking deposit
29-56 days 50 per cent of total cost
15-28 days 25 per cent of total cost
14-7days 10 per cent of total cost
6-0 - No Refund
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About the neighbourhood
Kingsbarns is a small peaceful village conveniently located just 6 miles from St.Andrews.
The beach at Kingsbarns is wonderful and about 10 minutes walk from the cottage.
It provides easy access to the Fife Coastal Walk.

St.Andrews itself is steeped in history.Enjoy exploring the famous Castle and Cathedral.
Take pleasure in exploring the surprises and delights you will find!

St Andrews is renowned as the home of golf with a number of fine courses including the famed Old Course(see if you can spot any famous golfers). You really are in a golfers paradise with numerous courses to choose from.

St.Andrews has a wide variety of specialist shops.Ranging from delightful coffee shops to being able to experience a wonderful variety of restaurants.

There are numerous activities and events whi...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 44.0 km
Railway: Leuchars: 20.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 36.0 km
Directions By Car
Kingsbarns Conservation Village.The village is situated 6 miles South along the coast from St.Andrews and 4 miles North from Crail on the A917.The converted steading at 4 Kildinny Yards is situated just off the A917. As you enter Kingsbarns from St.Andrews take the second left onto a road called Smiddy Burn.Turn left through a private courtyard into Kildinny Yards.

Directions frrom Airport
From Edinburgh Airport,cross the Forth Bridge to Kirkcaldy then proceed east on the A917 to Kingsbarns.
Take the turning on the right past the Barns Hotel into a road called Smiddy Burn.Turn left through a private courtyard into Kildinny Yards.(The journey should take around an hour).

Glasgow Airport is around 2 hours drive on the M8 then follow the same directions after crossing...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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