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Lovely little harbour, fresh crab and lobster aplenty as are the views on the beachside, beautiful... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Picture box perfect fishing village and harbour

We stopped here for a short break and to take in the peaceful beauty of this tiny fishing village... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John A
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little harbour, fresh crab and lobster aplenty as are the views on the beachside, beautiful and tranquil.

Thank Justine126126
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for a short break and to take in the peaceful beauty of this tiny fishing village. The harbour is picturesque and in afternoon light created a very peaceful and tranquil scene. Well worth making the effort to see it.

Thank John A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved our short but warming visit to Crail Harbour. The small town is a historical and beautiful place, and the homes that surrounded the historic harbour were right out of a book. Enjoyed the morning in Crail....

Thank Troutmonger
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little town good selection of shops. Went to the harbour early evening very quiet, small beach, the sea was very clean. Actually caught a crab with a line over the harbour wall. Only 10mins drive to St Andrews glad we stopped of at Crail.

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crail harbour is a gorgeous place to unwind Crail has a fantastic fish and chip shop a really good lottery near buy a fantastic golf course and a definate place to visit

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We are spending two days here in Crail. Our B&B is on the south end of town. We have walked on the Fife Trail all through the Harbour. It is a great place to walk brusquely or to meander and take in the houses, shops,...More

Thank Travelartgolf
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Small fisher town climbing the hills with beautiful houses and pleasant walk to do along the dwindling streets. You will find a few good cafes and restaurants to, serving fresh seafood and fish to your delight

Thank Crister S
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a visit to the harbour where lobsters were on sale, cooked as you wait. A busy Sunday afternoon on low tide with lots of people milling around.

Thank ScotinAlabama
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Crail for the best part of a week and enjoyed many walks down to the harbour and beach. The views are nice and it's good for a photo as well as a quiet walk if you pick your times right. There are some...More

Thank SSVG030905
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Some leisure yachts and a few off shore fishing boats. Very pretty harbour and sea wall. Fresh dressed crab for sale in a wooden shack.

Thank DW_Grant
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20 August 2015|
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Response from smiletravels | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know yes. But was told they are unpredictable and not always helpful in being caught! Have a great time!