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Review of Morton of Pitmilly Countryside Resort

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Morton of Pitmilly Countryside Resort
Certificate of Excellence
Fife, Scotland
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Excellent Place, highly recommend!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2014

This place is lovely and some great views! There was group of 14 of us, we were due to stay somewhere that cancelled last minute, so found this place by chance really. MOP were able to accommodate us at last minute and was great about it! We stayed in two cottages in the steading area. They were perfect for us! Loads of things for self catering, such as oven dishes, pots, and glasses, not just the bare minimum. Both of the houses were spotless and made you feel like you were in a 5* hotel. Lovely comfy beds and brilliant large en-suite bathrooms. It was really nice that there was a bath as well! Great big dinning at living area which meant there was enough space for us all to have dinner together. The pool and other facilities were great as well, the pool was lovely and warm! Only a 10min drive from St Andrews but felt like you were in the middle of no where with fantastic views of the sea! All the staff we met were lovely but they also were only there when you needed it, which was fab! Great wee rolls/eggs service as well for breakfasts! Would highly recommend this place, we are already thinking about when we can go back together and individually! Thanks MOP!

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with friends
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2014

We LOVE Morton of Pitmilly. It is perfect in every way. Our grandsons favourite part is of course the swimming pool (spent a lot of time there) but they also loved the play area; football pitch with nets - wonderful; tennis courts and a putting green too. We could go on and on but actually we don't want everyone else to book in case it becomes to overcrowded! We'd like to thank Catherine and Janet for being so friendly and helpful. We couldn't find ONE fault with our accommodation - 5 stars! We want to return again and again. We had two visits to Balgove Larder ... YUM! read less

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled with family
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2014

We originally stayed at MOP 21 years ago and have stayed a few times since, always in the Granary. We had Mum & Dad's 50th wedding anniversary celebrations there. We had tried for 10 years to book it for Christmas and finally managed to have Christmas 2013 in the Granary. It was great fun for the grandkids, friends and family just loved chilling out and using the facilities.There was plenty of dishes, casseroles etc for Christmas dinner and a huge fridge and freezer took all the Christmas food. We had a great time, thanks again to all the staff.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2014

I found Morton of Pitmilly quite by chance when searching the internet for self catering accommodation in or around St Andrews. What a find, it was superb. We stayed in Cart-Arch Cottage (a two bedroom apartment) in the Courtyard with 9 other apartments. It was very cosy, comfortable and very well equipped. There is another block of 6 apartments in the Steading. All apartments vary from one to four bedrooms.

The complex has a good variety of activities on offer including a small indoor swimming pool, sauna, snooker table, pool table, table tennis, gym and both inside and outdoor tennis courts.

The staff were most welcoming and attentive, dealing efficiently with any queries that arose. The Reception area supplied a selection of groceries and included two freezers with ready meals.

If you are looking for a peaceful and relaxing break in lovely surroundings then Morton of Pitmilly is the place to go. I will definitely return in the future.

  • Stayed December 2013
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scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2014

Been staying at Morton of Pitmilly for 16 years now - and that says it all. Great place, especially with children, but fine for the adults too. Lovely, warm, little pool. Super children's play area. Bring wellingtons and woollies for walking down to and playing tennis/working out in the (brisk)sports barn

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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2013

Another great at MOP - - and our granddaughter was with us for the first time. Everything went well - a couple of problems with radiators - but fixed right away and an additional radiator provided,just in case.

3 trips to MOP in 2013 - hope we can manage 3 next year - -just perfect and so relaxing.

  • Stayed December 2013, travelled with family
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2013

We stayed in the doocot for a long weekend in November. The accommodation was great, fairly traditional but very comfy. It's in a beautiful location - 15 minutes from St Andrews. The team at Morton were so, so friendly - great place for a relaxing break.

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled with friends
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Additional Information about Morton of Pitmilly Countryside Resort

Property: Morton of Pitmilly Countryside Resort
Address: Kingsbarns, St Andrews KY16 8QF, Scotland
Region: United Kingdom > Scotland > Fife > St Andrews
Amenities:
Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Spa Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 17 Speciality Lodging in St Andrews
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Award-winning four and five star accommodation...and much more! Morton of Pitmilly countryside resort is set in a stunning location just outside St Andrews, the home of golf, and a stone's throw from Kingsbarns Golf Links. It boasts fantastic sea views and is nestled close to the East Neuk of Fife's picturesque fishing villages. It is more than just award-winning four and five star accommodation - offering extensive leisure facilities and activities. Guests love the tranquil setting which combines space and privacy with first class accommodation, many returning for long or short stays throughout the year. Value for money, commitment to quality and exemplary customer service have led to our ongoing succes sover the years and a belief that we offer the most magical holiday experience in the area. Whether you are arranging a reunion, business workshop, golf trip, quiet weekend away, family gathering or an exclusive use venue for a wedding party, Morton of Pitmilly countryside resort is the perfect location to stay, play and relax. Discover the magic of Morton of Pitmilly for yourself. ... more   less 
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Morton Of Pitmilly Hotel St. Andrews
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