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Railway Crossing Cottage

Railway Crossing Cottage
26 reviews
Railway Crossing Cottage
Outside Hot Tub
Lounge Area with Log Burning Stove
Kitchen Area
Open Plan Lounge and Kitchen/Dining Area
Lounge Area
Twin Bedroom
Front View of Railway Crossing Cottage
Crail Harbour
Anstruther Harbour
Puffins on The Isle of May
Kellie Castle and Gardens
Ruins of St. Andrews Cathedral
West Sands at St. Andrews
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Crail, Fife, Scotland
Railway Crossing Cottage is a charming detached stone cottage, originally a crossing keeper's cottage on the now disused Anstruther to St. Andrews Railway. It is located in tranquill countryside 2 miles from the villages of Crail and Anstruther and It has recently been beautifully and sensitively restored and extended, providing a cosy and warm holiday retreat for family and friends. There are distant views to The Firth of Forth and The Isle of May.

There are 2 bedrooms at the property, a double room and a twin/double room, and a lovely characterful open plan sitting room and kitchen/dining area. The sitting area has a cosy wood burning stove, wooden flooring & comfy leather sofas. There is a private hot tub on the decking area with wonderful views to the surrounding countryside. EPC = D

The garden is mainly laid to lawn and is...
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Listing #HL372560
About the Owner
Ian G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Just returned from this stunning cottage . It was amazing . The log burner was superb . All facilities immaculate . And then there’s the hotub wow !!! And yes we used it even in the cold temperatures. We had a ball we really did...More

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AnnieG99, VR Owner at Railway Crossing Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

We're really pleased that you enjoyed your stay at the cottage and that you especially loved sitting in the lovely outdoor hot tub in the cold weather! It certainly makes for a very relaxing time. We hope to see you again soon. Kate & Ian

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Our 3rd visit to this fabulous cottage. Welcome pack on arrival always greatly appreciated. It's of the highest standard & always absolutely immaculate! Hope to be back for longer in 2018! Thanks

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AnnieG99, VR Owner at Railway Crossing Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2017

It's lovely to know that you enjoy staying at the cottage so much. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and for your kind comments. Kate & Ian

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

We have just returned from a lovely relaxing weekend at the railway crossing cottage. I decided to book this cottage for myself, husband, 2 1/2 year old and our 8 week old baby. I cannot find fault with the cottage. The booking process was very...More

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AnnieG99, VR Owner at Railway Crossing Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to kindly leave a review. We're very pleased that you enjoyed your weekend stay at the cottage and we do appreciate all feedback we receive. Kate and Ian

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
    2 Twins
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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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
₹ 9,942
£ 110
₹ 9,942
£ 110
₹ 45,190
£ 500
15 Jun 2018 -
28 Jun 2018
7 nights -- --
₹ 58,748
£ 650
29 Jun 2018 -
19 Jul 2018
7 nights -- --
₹ 62,815
£ 695
20 Jul 2018 -
16 Aug 2018
7 nights -- --
₹ 67,786
£ 750
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
7 or 14 night holidays available starting on a Friday or Monday
Short Breaks available at specified times of the year
3 night Fri-Mon weekend breaks available
4 night Mon-Fri mid week breaks available

A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking

Hot Tub, Electricity, Heating, Wi-Fi, Bed Linen and Towels included in the price.
1 Dog welcome at an extra charge of £20
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About the neighbourhood
Take time to explore the beautiful coastline, either on a scenic drive through all the fishing villages, or why not try the Fife Coastal Walking Path. Treat yourself at the famous Anstruther Fish Bar, or why not take a day trip by boat to the Isle of May to see puffins, seals and numerous other sea birds. How about a day out at the beach at the West Sands at St. Andrews and recreate your own Chariots of Fire experience. Take the children to The Aquarium at St. Andrews for a fun day out or visit The Scottish Deer Centre. So much to see and enjoy for all your friends and family.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 82.0 km
Railway: Markinch: 35.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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