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Spinkstown Farmhouse

A917 coast road to Crail, St. Andrews KY16 8PN, Scotland
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Luton, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very lucky to obtain, at very short notice, dialysis slots at St. Andrews Hospital. My first reaction was to contact Mrs Duncan and she had a room available. I explained that we had to be at the hospital at 0715 three mornings in the week and that we didn't expect breakfast on those mornings. Anne wouldn't hear of... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We are frequent visitors to St Andrews and have stayed at Spinkstown Farmhouse many times always with complete satisfaction. We returned this June after a gap and it was well up to standard: spacious room which was very well equipped, nice bathroom with lots of toiletries and comfortable bed. What really sets Spinkstown apart is the quality of the breakfast... More 

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We first stayed at Spinkstown Farmhouse, St Andrews , over 15 years ago and have returned many times. We have just returned after a gap of 3 years and have found the same high quality: spacious, very well equipped rooms, comfortable beds, a warm welcome and an outstanding breakfast: fresh fruits, cereals, porridge And a cooked to order breakfast which... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Having just come back from a wedding in St Andrews I wanted to write and say how lovely this B&B was. Anne, the host, is very friendly and welcoming. The room we stayed in, with an ensuite, was a great size, clean and tidy, lots of storage and very comfortable. I must mention the breakfast - absolutely lovely. So much... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Lovely b&b. I had a huge room with a gorgeous view. The owner was very friendly and accommodating. Breakfast was lovely. A great choice of both hot and cold food. Only 2 criticisms: 1 I don't like having to choose breakfast the night before. I far prefer to decide in the morning 2: I really didn't like the lack of... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Just returned after 5 days in the family room with my wife and daughter. The room was a good size, with good facilities and pleasant view. The welcome, helpfulness and friendliness were great and the breakfast freshly prepared and tailored to each persons requirements. We would definitely stay here again if we plan to visit the area.

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St Albans, Hertfordshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Words are quite inadequate to describe my latest stay at Spinkstown Farmhouse. The experience here is an exceptional one in every way. And, of course, the real bonus is that it lies just a couple of miles from St Andrews with its famous beaches, golf courses and university. The hostess, Anne Duncan, is welcoming, charming and a wonderful exponent of... More 

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Lexington, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

The perfect place to stay right near St Andrews. Lovely farmhouse location with large spacious rooms and bathrooms. Very clean rooms and a very well maintained business. One of the very few B&Bs that I've stayed in that actually has a bath. Mrs Duncan was very warm and welcoming and made excellent breakfasts. The whole experience was just wonderful. I... More 

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northumberland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

We've stayed here a few times and it's always wonderful. Great hosts. Really nice breakfasts including home-made scones. The rooms are spacious, clean and very comfortable. A great place to stay. It's just a few minutes drive into St Andrews or a walk along the beautiful Fife Coastal Path.

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

After a busy week at the Edinburgh Fringe we had headed north with the intention of camping, but decided to treat ourselves to a comfortable night instead. In spite of our last-minute enquiry, Anne was able to prepare a lovely room for us and we enjoyed a very relaxing evening and wonderful night's sleep. The room was beautifully spacious and... More 

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