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Duck Cottage - Pet-friendly property in a rural location close to all amenities

52 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Duck Cottage is a traditional stone built cottage, internally modernised and tastefully decorated to create a warm, charming base close to the restaurants, pubs, shops and attractions of Anstruther. St Andrews and the other coastal villages are only a few minutes drive, with Edinburgh just over an hour away by car. Ideal for couples seeking a romantic hideaway, outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, families looking for a rural retreat, and golfers looking to mark their cards at any one of the many premier courses, including the famous Old Course at St Andrews. The cottage caters for the occasional Scottish rainy day as well, with free Wifi, an extensive music, film and literary library available to fill the odd moment, and a large HD TV with Freeview HD channels. A well equipped kitche...Duck Cottage is a traditional stone built cottage, internally modernised and tastefully decorated to create a warm, charming base close to the restaurants, pubs, shops and attractions of Anstruther. St Andrews and the other coastal villages are only a few minutes drive, with Edinburgh just over an hour away by car. Ideal for couples seeking a romantic hideaway, outdoor enthusiasts and nature lovers, families looking for a rural retreat, and golfers looking to mark their cards at any one of the many premier courses, including the famous Old Course at St Andrews. The cottage caters for the occasional Scottish rainy day as well, with free Wifi, an extensive music, film and literary library available to fill the odd moment, and a large HD TV with Freeview HD channels. A well equipped kitchen encourages gourmets to experiment with the wonderful local produce.More
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About the Owner
Jonathan A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
The Cottage is managed by a local housekeeper. Her contact details will be provided before arrival
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Date of stay: April 2019
j0ffan, VR Owner at Duck Cottage - Pet-friendly property in a rural location close to all amenities, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely week at this cottage in the little picturesque village of Kilrenny about 15 Mind walk from Anstruther and nearby Cellerdyke. The cottage was quaint, clean and cosy. It has a great fridge/freezer and know this is small but was great. There...More

Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2019

Good location, easy walk into Anstruther and very accessible for other areas by car. Cottage is well equipped, a pleasurable stay.

Date of stay: March 2019
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j0ffan, VR Owner at Duck Cottage - Pet-friendly property in a rural location close to all amenities, responded to this reviewResponded April 7, 2019

Delighted you had a comfortable stay, come back anytime!

Reviewed October 21, 2018

Our third visit to Duck Cottage. Once again everything in the cottage was clean and in order on arrival. The East Neuk didn’t disappoint as usual, weather was great, sunsets beautiful and we had some lovely food during our stay. Try The Boathouse in Anstruther...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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j0ffan, VR Owner at Duck Cottage - Pet-friendly property in a rural location close to all amenities, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

I'll have to try the Diving Gannet, that's a new one on me! Glad you had such a good time again.

Reviewed September 18, 2018

The cottage is clean , tidy , well appointed and located in the conservation village of Kilrenny near Anstruther in Fife. Good comms from the owner regarding access and location. The location provides easy walks to the beach or countryside, a short journey brings you...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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j0ffan, VR Owner at Duck Cottage - Pet-friendly property in a rural location close to all amenities, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

I'm so pleased you had a lovely time at Duck Cottage. I have yet to go to the new V&A in Dundee, so will put it on my list!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Towels Provided
Private Yard
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Stove
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Blender
Dryer
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
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About the neighborhood
Kilrenny is a quiet hamlet just 10 minutes walk from Anstruther, a former fishing village and the centre of shopping and leisure amenities along this stretch of Fife's coast. The Fife Coastal Path is just a few minutes walk away. Anstruther is home to the famous Fish Bar, frequented by movie stars and royalty (Tom Hanks' daughter and Kate and Wills went to St Andrews University just 10 miles away), the Scottish Fisheries Museum and a fine links Golf Course. Anstruther marina is the departure point for the May Princess, the regular summer service to May Isle, the Forth's unique National Nature Reserve and home to thousands of Puffins during the late spring and summer months. Anstruther also has a wide choice of restaurants and cafes to choose from, including small tea shops like Mrs P's...
How to get there
Kilrenny is found 1 mile beyond Anstruther on the A917 Crail Road. Nearest Airport: Edinburgh, 45 miles Nearest Rail Station: Leuchars, 15 miles Coaches and Buses: X26 from Glasgow, X59 and X60 from Edinburgh and Dundee.
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