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The Old School

Cellardyke, Anstruther, Fife

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Quick Info

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2
Changeover Day: Sat Pets Allowed: Yes (1)
No smoking Bathrooms: 2
Licence No: FI-01165-F
  • No Smoking
  • Pets Allowed
  • WiFi

Welcome to The Old School, nestled in the heart of the charming harbour town of Cellardyke, less than half a mile from Anstruther and a stone's throw away from the shore, this end of terrace town house spans four floors of a beautifully refurbished historic building, offering a comfortable seaside retreat close to all major amenities and only 0.3 miles from the beach.

As you arrive at your coastal retreat, you'll immediately be greeted by the fresh sea air, thanks to the proximity to the coast. With parking available for two cars and an enclosed private garden, convenience and privacy are assured from the moment you arrive.

Step inside to discover the inviting combined dining and sitting room, featuring hardwood flooring and a charming balcony TV room on the first floor above. Tastefully designed to a high standard, this ground floor space boasts ample natural light and privacy from passers-by.

The well-equipped kitchen, complete with a breakfast bar and modern appliances including a dishwasher, gas hob, electric oven, fridge-freezer, and microwave, ensures effortless meal preparation during your stay.

On the second floor, you'll find comfortable and beautifully designed bedrooms, along with a sizable WC featuring both a shower and bath for added choice and convenience.

The master bedroom boasts a sumptuous super king-sized bed and an ensuite shower, while an additional double bedroom provides ample accommodation for guests.

Ascend to the third floor to discover a study, offering further versatility and space for relaxation.

Cellardyke serves as an ideal starting point for breathtaking coastal walks, as the renowned Fife Coastal Path winds through the town, offering picturesque routes in both directions.

With its deep maritime history, captivating coastal vistas, and diverse range of activities, Cellardyke promises visitors an unforgettable experience along Scotland's east coast.

This unique and beautiful holiday haven by the sea is designed to provide you with a seaside getaway characterised by both space and style.

Map & Local

Cellardyke, nestled on the scenic coast of Fife, Scotland, offers visitors a delightful array of activities and attractions to explore. Take a leisurely stroll along the picturesque Fife Coastal Path, which runs through Elie, Pittenweem, Anstruther, Cellardyke, Crail and many other beautiful seaside towns. Enjoy stunning views of the coastline, rugged cliffs, and charming fishing villages along the way.

Explore the historic Cellardyke Harbour, where you can watch local fishermen at work and admire the colourful fishing boats bobbing in the water. Don't miss the opportunity to sample fresh seafood at one of the local eateries.

Just a short walk from Cellardyke, the Anstruther Fish Bar is renowned for serving some of the best fish and chips in Scotland. Enjoy a delicious meal while soaking in the seaside atmosphere.

Located in nearby Anstruther, the Scottish Fisheries Museum offers fascinating insights into the history of Scotland's fishing industry. Explore exhibits on boat building, fishing techniques, and maritime heritage. Visit the charming village of Crail, situated a few miles from Cellardyke. Explore its cobbled streets, historic buildings, and bustling harbour.

Golf enthusiasts can tee off at the nearby Crail Golfing Society, one of the oldest golf clubs in the world. Enjoy breathtaking views of the North Sea as you play a round of golf on the stunning coastal course.

For those seeking adventure, try your hand at water sports such as kayaking, paddleboarding, or sailing along the Fife coastline. Several local companies offer equipment rental and guided tours.

The Fife coast is a haven for birdwatchers, with opportunities to spot seabirds, waders, and even dolphins and seals. Take a boat trip around the Isle of May and catch a glimpse the beautiful Puffins in their natural habitat.

With its rich maritime heritage, stunning coastal scenery, and abundance of activities, Cellardyke offers visitors a truly memorable experience on Scotland's east coast.

Local Events and Attractions


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/dining room with electric fire
Kitchen with gas hob, electric over, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave
WC with wash basin

First Floor

Mezzanine TV room

Second Floor

Double bedroom (super king-size) with en suite shower, WC and wash hand basin
Double bedroom (king-size)
Bathroom with bath, separate shower, WC and wash basin.

What's included

Linen (King-size Double Bed)
Linen (Super King)
Sets of towels (per person)

Available Extras



Bed linen and towels are INCLUDED. Electricity is INCLUDED. Heating is by electric and gas central heating (INCLUDED). Wifi INCLUDED. A maximum of 1 dog is welcome at an additional charge (1 medium or 1 small). No smoking.



The calendar below shows dates which are either available or booked for this property. Use the Book Now menu above to select your desired holiday dates.

Changeover Day: Sat

Booked Available

Weekly Prices

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).

Changeover Day: Sat

Rental - Date Range Sleeps 4
22 Jun 2024 - 19 Jul 2024 £1,395.00
20 Jul 2024 - 23 Aug 2024 £1,495.00
24 Aug 2024 - 13 Sep 2024 £1,195.00
14 Sep 2024 - 04 Oct 2024 £995.00
05 Oct 2024 - 25 Oct 2024 £1,195.00
26 Oct 2024 - 19 Dec 2024 £895.00
20 Dec 2024 - 27 Dec 2024 £1,495.00
28 Dec 2024 - 05 Jan 2025 £1,495.00
06 Jan 2025 - 31 Jan 2025 £895.00
01 Feb 2025 - 04 Apr 2025 £995.00
05 Apr 2025 - 25 Apr 2025 £1,195.00
26 Apr 2025 - 02 May 2025 POA
03 May 2025 - 23 May 2025 POA
24 May 2025 - 30 May 2025 POA
31 May 2025 - 27 Jun 2025 POA
28 Jun 2025 - 18 Jul 2025 POA
19 Jul 2025 - 29 Aug 2025 POA
30 Aug 2025 - 12 Sep 2025 POA
13 Sep 2025 - 03 Oct 2025 POA
04 Oct 2025 - 24 Oct 2025 POA
25 Oct 2025 - 19 Dec 2025 POA
20 Dec 2025 - 27 Dec 2025 POA
28 Dec 2025 - 05 Jan 2026 POA
06 Jan 2026 - 05 Jan 2027 POA
06 Jan 2027 - 05 Jan 2028 POA
06 Jan 2028 - 05 Jan 2029 POA

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.


Refundable House Holder's deposit required