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Top Quality in secluded Walled Garden in the Heart of town. Old Course tee 200m

Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
The Whins Cottage is a high quality well equipped accommodation ideally located to make your time in St Andrews one to remember. See the reviews.

Perfect location for golf or historic town. Old Course 1st Tee and sea front only 200m.
Available normally Weekly Sat to Sat. Occasionally shorter breaks may be available on request.

An ideal self-catering accommodation, located in the conservation area in a private, sheltered, secure walled garden in the heart of the historic town of St Andrews. 200m to award winning beaches, town, numerous coffee shops and restaurants, shopping and golf course.

Providing a high standard of accommodation the main lounge has a stunning glass wall looking onto the private garden, fully equipped dining/kitchen area, 2 ensuite double bedrooms each with a shower / wetroom. A baby cot is available on request. Fr...
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Listing #HL242927
About the Owner
Sheila B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
Interaction with guests
Where we can, we meet you on arrival. Otherwise easy keybox entry. Exact detailed arrival arrangements including maps emailed prior to arrival. If you have any questions please just ask.
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

A perfect stay, in a very confortable and very well equipped lodging, ideally located. Sheila and Ian have really been outstanding hosts, which made the stay even better.

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank jean-paul P
Compass370354, VR Owner at Top Quality in secluded Walled Garden in the Heart of town. Old Course tee 200m, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2018

Jean Paul It was a pleasure to have you as our guest. We were very pleased that you had a really enjoyable stay and look forward to welcoming you in the future.

Reviewed 12 August 2018

We have just returned home from a superb week in St Andrews - the sun shone which helped but the accommodation offered by Ian & Sheila made us feel so much at home . We would love to return and would heartily recommend this rental...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Destination429817
Management response:Responded 14 August 2018

It was a pleasure to have Kenny and family as guests. We very much appreciate you taking the time to give such a positive review

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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent accommodation, couldn’t be better. Ideal location and superb facilities. Ian and Sheila were very helpful and even brought our daughter ice lollies as the weather was so hot! Highly recommended!

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank SSteel186534
Management response:Responded 16 July 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to enter such a thoughtful review. It was great having you as guests Enjoy the rest of summer

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
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  • Damage Deposit: R 1 783 / stay - Deposit
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Prices are for full week bookings. For less than a week please email the owner
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About the neighbourhood
St Andrews
In spite of its small size, the picturesque royal burgh of St Andrews is famed far beyond the borders of Scotland. The seat of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club, the game's foremost authority, St Andrews is the spiritual home to golfers everywhere and over the years the famed Old Course has played host to the world's best players at many different championships. The town boasts eleven fine courses. With a course to suit every ability, regardless of experience golfers can savour the unique atmosphere of playing at the Home of Golf.

St Andrews is renowned for more than the game it gave to the world and evidence of its long and at times turbulent history can be seen everywhere. It is an ancient seat of learning, being home to Scotland's first university. Founded in 1412,...
Getting around
The location allows you to easily walk to all points of interest in the historic town of St Andrews.
Beach, Golf, Restaurants, Tennis Courts, Parks, Ancient Castle & Cathedral some within 200m all within a few minutes walk.
See images of view from 100m of entrance door.
Bus station just 2 minutes away with buses to Edinburgh, Fife fishing villages, Dundee and more.
Train station a 15 min bus journey to access the national network.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 70.0 km
Railway: Leuchars: 6.0 km
Ferry: Rosyth: 70.0 km
St Andrews is the Home of Golf situated on the North coast of Fife.
Car:- Good and easy access by car.
Train- national services run to St Andrews (Leuchars) train station. From the train station there is a bus every 10 minutes offering a15min journey to town. Taxis are also available from the train station.
Air: By air the nearest major airport is Edinburgh, which is about 1 hour away. The smaller airport at Dundee is about 30 minutes north of St Andrews
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.3 km.
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