Alton House, Crail Garden Apartment

Self Catering

Alton, Crail, Fife, KY10 3TR

    Visit St Andrews...Escape to the Beach! Superb sea views and the beach on your doorstep. Family friendly, Short Breaks.

     

     

    Fabulous location with Breathtaking views!

    Enjoying one of the best locations and sea views available in the beautiful fishing village of Crail, this spacious garden level apartment combines Victorian splender with modern comfort. Family friendly with practical extra’s and a complementary bottle of wine to make sure you start your holiday out right.

    Loads of room for a family of 4, and luxurious spacious for 2 it has over 80m2, 2 bedrooms and 2 public rooms as well as a family sized bathroom.

    There are magnificient South facing sea views from the main rooms and terrace, with direct access to Fife Coastal path and Room Bay Beach. It’s only 5 min. walk to Crail’s famous harbour and the Crail Pottery, shops, pubs and cafes.

    The accommodation is all on ground level and enjoys a private entrance, free parking, and overbath shower.

    Children will love to explore the rock pools on the Beach and the sea side swing park, walkers will love to explore the East Neuk villages along the coastal path, Golfers can treat themselves to our local championship course at Crail Golfing Society as well as the nearby Kingbarns and St Andrews Old Course. There are lots of family attractions and a range of festivals, including the Crail Food Festival, The Crail Festival and the East Neuk Festival to name a few! Art lovers can enjoy local galleries, the well know Pittenweem Arts Festival, or try your hand in a painting course! Watersports are available all year in at Blown Away St Andrews or seasonally in the East Neuk. You can rent bikes in St Andrews and the Kingdom of Fife Cycles Ways  or the new Scottish Mountain Bike Trails: Fife are a great way to explore the countryside, or try some forest riding in Tensmuir. History buffs will enjoy our local museum, with a section on the Crail Air Field as well as the Crail Golfing Society, and the nearby National Trust property, the said to be haunted Kellie Castle, or the unique Secret Bunker, and of course you’ll have the 15th century dove cot on your doorstep, which is also worth a visit.

    For most visitors coming for a  week’s holiday, there is so much to explore nearby in the East Neuk and St Andrews that you’ll find you don’t need to venture far, but Edinburgh, Dundee, Dunfermline, Kirkcaldy and Glenrothes are all within 1 hours drive.

    Crail is ideal for relaxing, getting away from it all, the sea and the fresh air and easy access to the outdoors will recharge your batteries. So pick one of our award wining books from the shelf, put your feet up on the window bench or in our stressless recliner, sit on the terrace with a glass of wine or snuggle into a sheltered spot on the beach and slow down to Crail time.
     

    For everything to do and see in Fife see Outdoor Fife, or Festivals in Fife, and to help pland your visit you'll find Visit St Andrews and About Crail very useful.

    Gradings
    3 Self Catering
    Opening Times
    Open All Year
    Open Christmas
    Open New Year
    2014 Opening Times
    1 Jan 2014 - 31 Dec 2014

    Room Information

    Number of Rooms / Units
    1
    Room / Unit Type
    Room / Unit Tariff*
    Garden Apartment
    £520.00 per unit per week

    Bookings are per week commencing Friday. Short Breaks and flexible start/end dates considered all year. A fourth bed/fifth person can be accommodated at £50/week. To best way to find late availability is to email giselle@altonhousecrail, or call Giselle on 01333 451483, Mobile 07974 427259.

    Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

    Accommodation Type

    • Seasonal Breaks Short Breaks are available from November to end of February, as well as last minute in September, October and March.
    • Holiday Rentals
    • Self Catering Holiday

    Children

    • Highchair Available
    • Cot Available
    • Children Welcome

    Facilities

    • Internet Access
    • No Smoking Permitted

    Leisure Facilities

    • DVD Player
    • CD Player
    • Television
    • Radio
    • Garden
    • Satellite / Cable TV
    • WiFi

    Payment Methods

    • Debit Card
    • Switch Card
    • Maestro Card
    • Cash
    • Mastercard
    • VISA Card
    • Cheque

    Transport

    • Free Parking Off-Site/Street
    • Parking There is usually plenty of free parking available just in front of the house.

    Catering

    • Shop within 2 Miles / Mobile Shop

    Domestic

    • Kitchen
    • Lounge
    • Freezer
    • Laundry Facilities on Complex
    • Iron Available
    • Electric Cooker
    • Indoor Drying Facility
    • Ironing Facilities
    • Private Bathroom
    • Fridge
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
    • Towels Provided
    • Drying Facilities
    • Toilets
    • Outdoor Drying Facility
    • Hairdryer Available

    Languages Spoken

    • French Speaking

    Location

    • Village Location
    • Waterfront Location
    • Coastal Location

    Special Requirements

    • Families
    • Senior Citizens Our garden apartment is all on one level with ground floor accommodation. There is one step on the street side and 3 steps on the garden side, with level access from on street parking.
    • No Pets Allowed Sorry we offer an animal free environment due to the owner's allergies, and hope this will be suitable to others with allergies to animals. We are therefore unable to accommodate any pets, no matter how small or well behaved.
    • Allergy Sufferers Animal allergies? No animals are allowed at anytime. We are pleased to offer an animal and smoke free environment, which I hope you'll find suitable if you also suffer from these allergies.
    • Business Travellers
    • Non smokers We are pleased to offer a smoke free environment, which we hope those will allergies like us will appreciate. We are therefore unable accommodate smoking on the premises at any time.
    • Children Welcome

    Public Transport Directions

    Getting there by railway:- From Leuchars Railway Station - hourly bus connections to St Andrews. Also taxi stand.

    Getting there by aeroplane:- Cross the Forth Road Bridge, then at Junction 3 take the A92 all the way to Kirkcaldy. Then join the A915 and follow this road to Upper Largo, where you join the A917 which you take all the way to Crail. Continue to the Golf Hotel, which is on the right. Bear right at the hotel (cross straight over, do not bear left on the main road). Roome Bay Avenue is approximately 440 yards further on, on the right. It is signposted. Drive down to the bottom of the road and the property is on the right second from the sea just as the road bends to the left.

    Getting there by ferry:- At Junction 3 take the A92 all the way to Kirkcaldy. Then join the A915 and follow this road to Upper Largo, where you join the A917 which you take all the way to Crail. Continue to the Golf Hotel, which is on the right. Bear right at the hotel (cross straight over, do not bear left on the main road). Roome Bay Avenue is approximately 440 yards further on, on the right. It is signposted. Drive down to the bottom of the road and the property is on the right second from the sea just as the road bends to the left.

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