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Nice strill

Would definitely recommend a walk down and around the harbour. Plenty to see in this working... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
tanagogo1
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Marlow, United Kingdom
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Worth a look

Driven past here so many times. Today we parked and took a walk around the corner to find this very... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
itchyfeet2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Would definitely recommend a walk down and around the harbour. Plenty to see in this working harbour and take in the views, both of the sea and the historic town. It can get a bit blustery in inclement weather, but watch the sun set and...More

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Reviewed 25 September 2018

Driven past here so many times. Today we parked and took a walk around the corner to find this very picturesque and rather ancient harbour. Walked along the harbour side, good views of the beach. Well positioned to view the old town, path up to...More

Thank itchyfeet2014
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Our family completed and solved the St Andrews East Sands Treasure Trail today which took us along this way twice. The weather was really good today and we took time out to have ice-cream and sit watching the boats on the water, the scenery around...More

Thank niamo89
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is always worth a visit as it is so photogenic whatever the weather. This visit was especially good as it was so sunny. The walk round the harbour is always good.

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Came down for a stroll in the sun one afternoon. It was fabulous to see all the crabbing lines out with the buckets. Some big crabs as well. Walked down the quayside and then onto the beach. It was bracing in the wind but really...More

Thank Salenalh
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Lovely to visit this old harbour whilst visiting the beach aftercare long walk around St. Andrews. Small marina too.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The harbor is located just south of town. There is a pier that juts out and makes a nice walk. There is also access to the East Sands beach.

Thank Climb14ers
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Not so well known as other Fife Harbours like Anstruther ,Pittenweem and Crail this harbour sustains a good lobster and crab fishery .as well as a small marina for pleasure craft hidden away from the centre of St Andrews to the east it is attractive...More

Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 5 October 2017

When we stay at St Andrews we like to take a walk down at the harbor. Nice wee quiet area away from the town. Well maintained & its a great place to watch the local lobster fishermen sort out their lobster pots & land their...More

Thank Chiz1098r
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The Old Harbour at St Andrews is definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. I had a lovely walk around the old harbour walls and beach and the path takes you up to the Cathedral and Castle. Was lucky enough to get...More

Thank jakkinthegroove
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