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The Residence, St Andrews

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
3 nights minimum
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A stunning first floor apartment rental in the heart of historic St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. With private parking and lift access this home is ideal for golfers, families, watersports, business trips, walking or cycling holidays. 7 world-class Golf Courses on your doorstep playable all year in the 'Home of Golf'. Enjoy the long summer days in Scotland where there is so much to do, or come for a cosy winter break and enjoy some bracing coastal walks or games of golf. On arrival at St Leonards Fields there is a private parking space to the rear of the property. There are additional guest parking spaces. The beautiful gardens are stunning and a perfect place to enjoy a leisurely hour in the sunshine. The main entrance to the apartment is to the left of the building from the car park. On en...A stunning first floor apartment rental in the heart of historic St Andrews, Fife, Scotland. With private parking and lift access this home is ideal for golfers, families, watersports, business trips, walking or cycling holidays. 7 world-class Golf Courses on your doorstep playable all year in the 'Home of Golf'. Enjoy the long summer days in Scotland where there is so much to do, or come for a cosy winter break and enjoy some bracing coastal walks or games of golf. On arrival at St Leonards Fields there is a private parking space to the rear of the property. There are additional guest parking spaces. The beautiful gardens are stunning and a perfect place to enjoy a leisurely hour in the sunshine. The main entrance to the apartment is to the left of the building from the car park. On entering the lobby proceed to the first floor either by elevator or the stairwell which has beautiful wide stone stairs flooded with natural light from the cupola above. The front door leads to a spacious hallway for club, bags and shoe storage. With wooden floors throughout and beautiful solid oak finishings this apartment has a wonderful quality feel with fabulous deep sash and case windows with great views and much natural light. Furnished to a very high standard the apartment will ensure you have a very comfortable stay. There is one corridor with doors leading off. To the right are the 3 double bedrooms - 1 master king en-suite and 2 twins - and to the left are the family bathroom and breakfasting kitchen. At the end is the sitting room / formal dining room. Bedroom 1 : This is a twin bedroom with fully fitted wardrobes. With views to the gardens this is a comfortable and peaceful room. Bedroom 2 : The master bedroom has a shower room ensuite. This room has comfortable zip and link beds which can be configured as one large super-king bed or with two single beds. With fitted wardrobes providing ample storage space for clothing and luggage. Bedroom 3 : A twin bedroom with fully fitted wardrobes providing ample storage for all your possessions. Bathroom : This large bathroom has wc, whb, large bath and separate shower. Breakfasting kitchen : Fully fitted with all appliances including dishwasher, combined washing machine and dryer, fridge with separate freezer. The kitchen also has a breakfasting table. Sitting room / Formal dining : An elegant and spacious room with fabulous natural light from the tall windows. 2 large comfortable sofas and easy chairs with occasional tables and large coffee table. TV with freeview and DVD. The dining table provides a large dining space for 6. There are extensive communal gardens lovely for sitting out on a sunny afternoon. Across the road is the harbour and the lovely East Sands beach and access to the coastal path. All linen and towels provided.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
David McDowell (Property Manager Fife Cottages Ltd)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2009
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Reviewed 13 November 2019

We've stayed here before and will probably stay again - the Residence is so handy for shops and the East Sands too. Plenty of parking spaces so you can always park outside. The sitting room of the flat in particular is a great size so...More

Date of stay: October 2019
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Fife C, VR Owner at The Residence, St Andrews, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2019

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at The Residence. Lovely to hear you enjoyed another stay at the apartment. Hopefully we can welcome you again.

Reviewed 31 October 2019 via mobile

The Residence is an amazing apartment within walking distance of St Andrews town centre and East Sands. A perfect comfortable and spacious place for six people. We had four adults and two children aged 9 and 7. Very safe for children on one level ....More

Date of stay: October 2019
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Fife C, VR Owner at The Residence, St Andrews, responded to this reviewResponded 15 November 2019

Thank you so much for your very kind review and lovely comments. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at The Residence. Thank you again for booking with us and hopefully we can welcome you again on another occasion.

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Reviewed 27 September 2019

Everything about this place was excellent. Roomy, exceedingly clean, lots of hot water, terrific location for walking to restaurants etc, lots of immediate parking (hard to get in Scotland!), and even an elevator for getting the golf clubs in and out. The wall art added...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Fife C, VR Owner at The Residence, St Andrews, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2019

Thank you for this excellent review. We are so pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your stay and hopefully we can welcome you back in the future. Kind regards Fife Cottages

Reviewed 12 September 2019 via mobile

We have stayed in various holiday accommodations in St. Andrews over the years and this flat out shone them all. It was so spacious, well furnished, great amenities, quiet location, easy walking distance to town center. This flat was an ideal location to have an...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Fife C, VR Owner at The Residence, St Andrews, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2019

Thank you so much for your very kind review. We were delighted to read how much you loved The Residence. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed 5 July 2019

7 mins from town short walk, ample parking, lovely place close to my heart as sons went to university here. Beautiful place lovely bars and restaurants. Apartment is beautifully equipped with everything you need and more besides, it is very spacious and a real home...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank LindaC150261
Fife C, VR Owner at The Residence, St Andrews, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2019

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it is greatly appreciated. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and found the apartment 'a home from home'. Hopefully we can welcome you again in the near future.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Elevator/Lift access
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Parking
Shared Garden
Stereo System
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
There is nowhere more unique than St Andrews. It has world renowned golf courses, miles and miles of sandy beaches, fabulous coastal walks, world-class restaurants and the history of being an esteemed University town. There is something for everybody here. There are about 30 golf courses within 15 miles. The restaurants in the town are numerous and of excellent quality. Similarly excellent quality is to be found amongst the local shops, with a range of independent boutiques and artisan traders selling unique labels and fresh local produce from St Andrews and the surrounding area. There are music and art festivals held locally during the year.
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