Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Pittenweem getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Pittenweem with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in Pittenweem

Are you searching for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Pittenweem a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Muirfield Golf Course (11.4 mi / 18.4 km)
  • Anstruther Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • North Berwick Golf Course (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • St. Andrews Aquarium (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Old Course at St Andrews (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Swilken Bridge (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Pittenweem

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Pittenweem is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Billow Ness Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Elie Beach (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bass Rock (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • East Sands (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Yellowcraigs (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • St. Andrews Botanic Garden (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)

Transportation options to and around Pittenweem

Fly into Dundee (DND), the closest airport, located 20.9 mi (33.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Edinburgh (EDI), which is 29.9 mi (48.1 km) away.

Where to stay around Pittenweem?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 435 holiday lettings near Pittenweem. From 136 Cottages to 174 Houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pittenweem is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pittenweem?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pittenweem. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tyninghame Beach: 516 holiday lettings
  • Yellowcraigs: 2,280 holiday lettings
  • West Sands: 649 holiday lettings
  • Bass Rock: 616 holiday lettings
  • St. Andrew's Castle: 640 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pittenweem listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Pittenweem?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 136 Cottages in Pittenweem. Our other popular types of Pittenweem holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 174 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 136 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 136 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Condos/Apartments and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pittenweem?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 53 holiday homes with pool available in Pittenweem. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.