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Cardy Cottage

Sleeps 4
1 dog
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom

Built by descendants of real life Robinson Crusoe, Alexander Selkirk, this listed cottage is close to the Fife Coastal Path.. Built in 1885 Cardy Cottage is a grade C listed building located by the beach in the village of Lower Largo on the Firth of Forth. The history of the village is dominated by the real Robinson Crusoe (Alexander Selkirk) and Cardy Cottage was built by one of Selkirk’s descendants. A statue celebrating Selkirk’s birthplace is located a few doors down from the cottage. The Fife Coastal Path passes nearby and guests can enjoy the beaches and rock pools of Largo Bay. St Andrews (10 miles) offers golf, the University and the beach made famous by the film Chariots of Fire. Visit the fishing villages of Anstruther, Pittenweem and Crail. Edinburgh is 1 hour away. Shop, pub, restaurant 500 yards. . Living room with open fire and wooden floor. Kitchen with dining area and wooden floor. Utility. First floor: Double bedroom with TV and sea views. Twin bedroom with sea views. Shower room with toilet and Velux window. .

  • Open fire - initial fuel included October-April, thereafter available locally
  • Electricity, full gas central heating, bed linen and towels included
  • Travel cot
  • High chair
  • Two Freeview TVs
  • DVD
  • CD
  • iPod dock
  • Microwave
  • Washer/dryer
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Wi-fi
  • Small courtyard with furniture
  • Parking (for 1 car)
  • Secure cycle store
  • No smoking

This property accommodates:

4 Adults

1 Infant

Features

Parking Available
Woodburner / Fire
Walk-In Shower
WiFi
Detached
Historic
Coastal
Washing Machine
Cot / Travel Cot
TV
Stair Gate
Pub / Restaurant Nearby
High Chair
Bike Storage

Reviews

“Nice cottage, very handy for Fife Coastal Path and buses to access it. Good for two people.”
— Jane, 9 November 2021
“I have already raised some minor issues with the owner”
— George, 4 June 2021
“Fantastic cottage in a perfect location, would definitely return in the future.”
— Gordon, 15 August 2020

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