Near Cupar, FifeGuest Rating
This is the most exquisite of holiday homes that has been converted with great flair and imagination from an old steading.
|Sleeps: 4||Bedrooms: 2|
|Changeover Day: Fri||Pets Allowed: Yes (3)|
|No smoking||Bathrooms: 2|
It stands behind the owner's house in a peaceful location in the rolling hills of north Fife, exactly halfway between Perth and St Andrews (both 16 miles).
The quality of the accommodation here is second-to-none. On the ground floor there is a wonderful double-height sitting room with a gallery above. There is also a piano and comfortable seating around the cosy wood-burning stove.
The spacious and very well-equipped kitchen diner has plenty of room for both cooking and dining, meaning that the cook doesn’t have to miss out on all the fun. Also on this level is a bright and light twin bedroom with an en suite bathroom and beds that can convert into a super king-sized bed.
Upstairs, beside the gallery, is a double bedroom, again with excellent en suite facilities of bath and separate shower. From the upstairs windows there are superb views across the surrounding countryside.
The steading forms two sides of a secluded walled courtyard (with furniture and BBQ). Guests will have this for their own exclusive use for parking and enjoying al fresco meals and evening drinks.
Much of the cottage's electricity is generated by photo-voltaic panels, so you can be 'green' as well as being comfortable!
There is the best of accommodation here and the best of locations too, for Fife is famous not just for its golf but also for its delightful coastline of sleepy fishing villages, glorious beaches and its tranquil and beautiful countryside, that is ideal for walking, birdwatching and cycling.
The pretty Georgian market town of Cupar (7 miles) provides all facilities and has lots of interesting shops and eating places. Nearby historic properties include Falkland Palace, the country residence of Stuart Kings and Queens and the stunning house and gardens of Lorimer's Hill of Tarvit.
Wildlife enthusiasts might spot seals or sea eagles at Tentsmuir Nature Reserve. The Fife Core path and Coastal path are both easily accessible and there is loch fishing at nearby Lindores and golf absolutely everywhere. As well as the legendary Old Course and 6 further courses at St Andrews, there are many excellent courses nearby. Further afield, the famous Open course at Carnoustie and Ryder Cup 2014 venue Gleneagles are each about 45 minutes away by car.
Easy access to the M90 and rail network means that you can be in Edinburgh, the Angus Glens or the Highlands within an hour, making this the perfect place from which to explore. Glasgow, the west coast, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs are also quite feasible for day trips.
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Please note: while we make every effort to be as accurate as possible, the actual position of the cottage indicated on the map above and the proximity of the amenities in the Local Info section cannot be guaranteed to be precise and should be used as a guide only.
Sitting room with wood-burning stove, piano and TV/DVD.
Kitchen/dining room with gas/eletric oven, microwave, dishwasher, washer/drier, fridge-freezer, etc.
Twin bedroom (makes super-king) with en suite bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and basin.
WC and basin.
Gallery study/games area with table football and broadband connection.
Double bedroom with en suite bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and basin
- Cot (excluding linen)
- Linen (Double Bed)
- Linen (Single Bed)
- Sets of towels (per person)
Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by biomass central heating (first £25 INCLUDED with any additional payable at the end of your stay) and wood-burning stove (starter pack INCLUDED). WiFi is INCLUDED. A maximum of 3 dogs are welcome at an additional charge (2 large, 2 medium or 3 small). If you wish to bring any other pets please contact us and we will see what we can do. No smoking.
The weekly guide prices for this property are shown below. Use the availability & book sidebar on the right to select your holiday or calculate short break rates (where available).
From 20/12/2022 to 22/12/2022
From 27/12/2022 to 29/12/2022
From 15/07/2022 to 17/07/2022
From 08/07/2022 to 10/07/2022
From 09/07/2022 to 10/07/2022
Changeover Day: Fri
|Rental - Date Range||Sleeps 2||Sleeps 4|
|08 Jul 2022 - 18 Jul 2022||£795.00||£795.00|
|19 Jul 2022 - 21 Jul 2022||£695.00||£695.00|
|22 Jul 2022 - 25 Aug 2022||£765.00||£765.00|
|26 Aug 2022 - 15 Sep 2022||£495.00||£595.00|
|16 Sep 2022 - 06 Oct 2022||£450.00||£495.00|
|07 Oct 2022 - 27 Oct 2022||£495.00||£595.00|
|28 Oct 2022 - 17 Dec 2022||£395.00||£465.00|
|18 Dec 2022 - 27 Dec 2022||£695.00||£695.00|
|28 Dec 2022 - 05 Jan 2023||£695.00||£695.00|
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|28 Dec 2023 - 05 Jan 2024||POA||POA|
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Please note: Prices are calculated based on your party size at the time of booking. If your party size changes for any reason after booking please let us know so we can ensure the accommodation provided meets your exact requirements.
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Lived up to all expectations!
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Lovely cottage with everything you need provided. Would recommend
'We have had a fantastic week - don't want to leave! Easter Steading is one of the best holiday cottages we have ever stayed in.'
'Small paradise on earth! Thank you for this truly stunning and lovingly decorated cottage. We were blown away by the beauty of this place.'
'Wonderful cottage – everything catered for. Superb surroundings and friendly people - a perfect getaway.'
'Lovely cottage in a fabulous setting - very peaceful and relaxing. Great dog walking in woods and beach.'
'The house is comfortable and luxurious, we had absolutely everything we could need and more.'
'Our second stay here – again a truly delightful time here in this absolutely delightful cottage. Simply perfect!'