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32 reviews
Cottage exterior
lounge
Stunning sea views from Sitooterie
Accessed via courtyard at rear of cottage
lounge
lounge
Relax and enjoy the views.
Accessed via courtyard at rear of cottage
lounge
double bedroom
lounge
twin bedroom
shower room
sea view from bedroom
view from lounge
view from lounge
lounge
outside cottage
January 2014 sunrise from lounge
January 2014 sunrise from lounge
en suite with slipper bath
cottage exterior
Full moon view from Sitooterie July 2016
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Cellardyke, Fife, Scotland

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patcalm
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Fabulous accomodation”
Reviewed 3 February 2015 for a stay in January 2015

We booked this cottage for a quiet long weekend away, and it did not disappoint. The views from the upstairs lounge are stunning and combined with the excellent interior, including the wood burner, make this a perfect getaway. Anstruther is only a 10 minute walk away for bars and restaurants.

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treveller...
Madison, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Wonderful location with sea view”
Reviewed 12 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

Wonderful location for this spacious and spotless cottage. Quiet surroundings, but nearby Anstruther, with its excellent restaurants and fish and chips, is an easy 10 minutes walk. We particularly enjoyed the coastal path which is also two minutes walk away.

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Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
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Airdrie
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Idylic getaway cottage with stunning views”
Reviewed 17 May 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Salt Herring did not disappoint. It is even nicer in real life as it is in the photos. The living room/ kitchen upstairs has a stunning view. The free standing bath in the en suite was a nice surprise! We had surprisingly nice weather for Easter and so did not use the log burner, but we look forward to visiting in colder weather and trying it out.

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Travelling group: Teenagers
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42cracker
Erskine, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“wonderful accommodation”
Reviewed 10 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

fab accommodation so warm and comfortable ,the small touches of fresh flowers ,sweets and shortbread were most appreciated,great base for the coastal walks and our hobby of geocaching.

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330Dee
Newtownards, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“a little bit of heaven”
Reviewed 15 June 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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This is a stunning cottage with everything needed to make the perfect holiday.
The views are spectacular from the living room windows and as the kitchen joins the living area the views can be enjoyed even at meal times. There were little personal touches when we arrived like fresh flower, sweets, biscuits and this was a very thoughtful idea. Janis and Ian were the perfect hosts as we had a very warm welcome from Janis who explained the necessary things about the cottage and Ian who came to our aid in connecting our Wi-fi (his son was also a great help). The area is very historic and Anstruther is a lively place with lots of things going on. We visited Glamis Castle, Kellie Castle and Tentsmuir Forest all of which were well worth doing. We walked the costal path in both directions for a number of miles and on one occasion due to tiredness we took the bus back which was great. This is a lovely area to visit and take in the sights or just sit in the buzz of Anstruther and watch the world go by. We would certainly stay here again in this cottage as we had a really good time and of course we had a week of warm dry weather with only one afternoon's showers so this helped a lot!

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Liked best: views of Isle of May and Bass Rock from living room windows
Liked least: nothing to dislike
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway
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