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“A nice house in a nice location”
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Very good
14 reviews
Sports club
Beach
Elie harbour
Pavillion
Garden
golf course opposite the house
Kitchen
Kitchen
twin room
twin room
double room
single room
Dining/living area
Dining/living area
Dining/living area
Patio
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Elie, Fife, Scotland

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RheinD9
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
1 review
“A nice house in a nice location”
Reviewed 25 May 2015 for a stay in May 2015

8 Glovers Wynd is a well equipped and well maintained house just 100 yards from the beach. The Ship Inn was closed for refurbishment, but is due to re-open very soon. So for eating out we would recommend the 19th Hole (which is within walking distance of Glovers Wynd) and the Crusoe Hotel in nearby Lower Largo. The Pavillion is also nice for breakfasts, lunches and main meals.
There was no WiFi or Internet, but we knew that when we booked the holiday. It turned out that we did miss the Internet a little bit, mainly for checking nearby places and generally just looking up anwers to things that cropped up in conversation. However as of 24th May 2015 the house has access to the Internet.

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Liked least: There was nothing to dislike.
Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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dodiams
Lesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Beautiful village, excellent accommodation.”
Reviewed 30 October 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We booked 8 Glovers Wynd the day before we travelled and could have expected the owner to be a little bit grumpy but Susie was the perfect host & could not do enough for us. Her directions were perfect & the wine & chocolates were a lovely touch. The cottage itself was spacious & had everything you needed in terms of appliances, cutlery, etc. There were plenty of games, books & jigsaws to keep our daughter happy. No Wi-Fi but we found that quite refreshing & were not tempted to check work emails! The cottage is at the top of a lane, only a hundred yards or so from the beach. Some might say that the cottage needs a little updating but we loved it!
There are some good shops in Elie & an excellent deli. Also some good pubs as well, although we only sampled 2 of them, The Ship & Braids Bar. Both very welcoming and a good atmosphere. We would also recommend The Bank in "Ainster" for food & a decent pint. Do go to Pittenweem and the Cocoa Tree Cafe on the High Street, you wont regret it but your waistline might! St Andrews is only a short drive away & is a gorgeous city. All in all, a beautiful part of the world and a great cottage.
Mick, Julie & Martha.

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Liked best: Location
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
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David W
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
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“Nice quiet location with a view of the sea”
Reviewed 31 October 2013 for a stay in October 2013

We enjoyed the easy access to the beach and view of the sea. There are some great walks along the coast, including the chain walk.

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Travelling group: Teenagers
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