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Self catering cottage 10miles from Edinburgh. Near Dunfermline and Inverkeithing
Cottage - All ground floor level. Ideal for 2 adults (plus 1 child and baby - cot on request). Not suitable for a family plus other adults . Please ask & I'll discuss it with you, it would be helpful to give me ages & couples/singles, etc.)
- 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
- 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
- No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
Damage and incidentals
You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property caused by you or your party during your stay.
Children allowed - preteen onlypreteen only
Max guests: 4 (sleeps up to 2 adults)
Minimum age of primary renter:
- Please enquire before booking if you wish a different Arrival and Departure time, thanks. ( 16:00 hrs arrival and 10:00 hrs. departure)
- Visitors must be arranged/approved with the cottage owner prior to booking
- Please leave the cottage tidy on departure, thanks so much.
Cleaned with disinfectant
Ideal for 2 adults. but can also sleep 1 or 2 children.
10 miles North of Edinburgh,
Duloch is the original old hamlet of 2 other properties (apart from our semi-detached cottage.)
1 mile North of Inverkeithing with excellent train and bus Park & Ride stations,
shops, bank, take-away food, etc.
3 miles to Dunfermline (Robert the Bruce & Andrew Carnegie), Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Scottish villages, towns, castles & historical buildings.
St. Andrews, (golf), Stirling (William Wallace), Glasgow (Charles Rennie Mackintosh), Culross, South Queensferry - ( R.L. Stevenson) .
Edinburgh Zoo Pandas, Edinburgh festivals, shops. Edinburgh castle, Edinburgh open top bus tour, Edinburgh museum of childhood,
former Royal Yacht Britannia).
Lochs, Glens, National parks, whisky distilleries.
Fishing villages (Crail, Anstruther-
Rick Stein recommends fish shop).
5 blue flag beaches incl. Aberdour, Burntisland.
Children's attractions, swimming pools & flumes, Deep Sea World. Lochore activity park. 2 miles to Fife Leisure Park with restaurants, pubs, 10 screen cinema, crazy golf.
Knockhill racing circuit. Boness steam railway.
The Falkirk Wheel and the Kelpies.
Great for walkers & cyclists, nearby link to Fife Coastal Path.
Other Activities: Flying club, walking, cycling, seaside, falconry, golf, fishing, bird watching.
2 miles to 24 hour supermarket and Dalgety Bay:-
Food take away, Chinese, Indian & fish bar - award winning.
Lots of great restaurants in Edinburgh and some good local ones like Aberdour hotel and Hawes Inn.
2 miles north on B981 is an artisan bread baker, open Friday, Saturday and Sunday, also sells free range eggs, cakes, jam, cheese, olive oil, vegetables and fruit, etc.
Coffee to take away. Artisan stalls varying weekly from
local brew beer, hand made soaps, wine.
About Mrs.Yvonne Barley
We are a married couple and have lived here since 1972. We are keen for you to have a good holiday and will go out of our way to help. We enjoy improving and maintaining our cottage and woodland. Look us up on the internet for more local area information:- on our holiday-cottage-edinburgh blog. We have 47 years of local knowledge for you to benefit from.
Mrs.Yvonne Barley purchased this cottage in 1998
Why Mrs.Yvonne Barley chose Dunfermline
They are unique, 100+ year old sandstone farm cottages, comfortable and characterful. A perfect holiday base, close to Edinburgh and many other historic cities, 1 mile from the nearest town of Inverkeithing. 3 miles to Dunfermline. Family friendly. Lots of thoughtful touches..
What makes this cottage unique
15 acres of woodland. Garden room with log burning stove. Garden with covered fire pit area. We know the area well and leave lots of helpful local information. We are on 24 hour call if help or advice is called for. We love our cottages and woodland and enjoy having happy holidaymakers. Not run of the mill, not buy to let. Some original features, some hand built features such as solid wood kitchen surfaces. View of 3 historic Forth bridges. Cosy calthermic heating, installed November 2018. We ask that you leave the cottage tidy, as you found it on arrival, thanks. December 2019 Restoration to original sandstone exterior.