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Seagulls Rest

17 reviews
Living room/Dining Room
Living Room/ Dining Room taken from Kitchen
Bathroom with power shower
Double Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Crail taken from sea
Our dogs At Balcomie Beach
Looking on to Balcomie beach from golf course
Balcomie and Craighead Golf Course Club House
Crail Harbour
The Lobster Shack at Crail Harbour
Crail Harbour Beach
Caves on the costal walk from Crail to Anstruther
Anstuther Trip  boat leaving the May Island
Light House on the May Island
Seal and pup on The May Island
Beach at East of Crail Harbour
Sand sculpure made for Crail Festival Sculture of The May Island Just of Crail
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Crail, Fife, Scotland
Seagull's Rest has been fully refurbished to a very high standard and is situated in the heart of the picturesque village of Crail close to the famous harbour where fishermen bring in their daily catch of lobsters and partens.

Sleeping four, the apartment forms part of a tastefully converted granary which dates back to 1700s and is full of character. The apartments are non-smoking and well-behaved dogs are very welcome by arrangement. Unrestricted on-street parking is available outside the apartments and it is only a 100 yard walk to the local shops and bus stop. The apartment is a great place to escape to for a holiday or short break at any time of year.Situated in the picturesque village of Crail The Seagulls rest has been awarded 4* from the Scottish Tourist Board.

St Andrews, the 'home of golf', is only a short drive...
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About the Owner, Susan A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 3 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 33 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL293567
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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English first
St Andrews, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in January 2018

The house is very comfortable and all the details are taken care of. A nice welcome is provided. Excellent!

Management response:

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Seagull's Rest over New Year - we are delighted that you found the apartment comfortable and that you appreciated the welcome! Very best wishes for 2018! Susan


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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Terrific flat and well equipped. We had our dog with us and Crail is the perfect location for long walks. As a family we had a great time,there's something for everyone,lots to do nearby. Susan the owner provided lots of information of the local area and places of interest. Very easy to book with quick efficient respond. This is our...

Management response:

many thanks for your kind review - delighted that you enjoyed your break! best wishes, Susan


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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Management response:

Many thanks for your very kind review of 'Seagull's Rest' - I am delighted that you found it homely and well-equipped. Look forward to welcoming you back again! very best wishes, Susan and Ian Aird


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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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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 Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
5 Jan 2018 -
1 Feb 2018
January 2018
3 nights
2 Feb 2018 -
1 Mar 2018
February 2018
3 nights
2 Mar 2018 -
29 Mar 2018
March 2018
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Prices include the following:

•All electricity, towels and bedding
•Welcome pack including tea,coffee, biscuits, milk, sugar - and a bottle of wine when a full week is booked
•Cleaning materials- washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, washing machine detergent, toilet cleaner etc.
•Disposables- toilet rolls, kitchen roll, cling film, aluminium foil, bin liners etc.
•Good range of books for both adults and older children, many of local interest.
•Selection of DVDs within apartment plus wide selection of DVDs available on request.


Holiday lets run from Friday to Friday for the Seagulls Rest. Bookings are from 4pm on the day of arrival to 10am on the day of departure. Short breaks are available throughout the year although availability is limited during High Season.
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About the neighbourhood
Crail is a beautiful fishing village with several beaches and a very picturesque harbour. It has a good range of small shops, some interesting gift shops and galleries, a pottery and a number of coffee shops selling delicious home baking. There are several small hotels, most with outdoor eating facilities, selling both traditional dishes and local delicacies such as Crail dressed crabs, lobsters and Pittenweem haddock.

Crail has a small museum and visitor centre and two excellent golf courses and during the summer months a small putting green is opened to visitors. It also has tennis courts and a multi-use games area that can be used for basketball and football. It has several beautiful beaches and there are many scenic walks.

There are many other attractions within a very short distanc...
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How to get there
Airport: Dundee: 31.0 km
Railway: Leuchars: 20.0 km
Ferry: Aberdeen: 104.0 km
Situated in the East Neuk of Fife, Crail is approximately nine miles from St Andrews and four miles from Anstruther.

Travelling times from other locations:

Edinburgh: 1 hour 30 minutes

Glasgow: 2 hours

Dundee: 40 minutes

Aberdeen: 2 hours

The nearest train station is leuchars which is between St Andrews and Dundee and is approximately 20 minutes from Crail.

The nearest international airport is Edinburgh, however, Dundee also has a small airport with flights to London, Birmingham, Belfast and Jersey.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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