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Balmara coastal apartment near the East Neuk of Fife & private parking space

15 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
Condo/Apartment
Balmara is a self catering, 1 bedroom apartment with its own front and back doors in the picturesque village of East Wemyss. It is situated along the Fife Coastal Path and has excellent road and nearby rail links to Perthshire, St Andrews and the East Neuk of Fife as well as Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and Edinburgh. East Wemyss has fabulous coastal as well as woodland walks, and the apartment is within 5 mins walking distance of all the local amenities including Spar store & post office, 2 cafes, Chicken Bites take away, pharmacy, hairdressers and beauty salon, bowling green & pub. All that we ask is that you respect our property and leave it in the same condition as you found it on arrival, thank you! ...Balmara is a self catering, 1 bedroom apartment with its own front and back doors in the picturesque village of East Wemyss. It is situated along the Fife Coastal Path and has excellent road and nearby rail links to Perthshire, St Andrews and the East Neuk of Fife as well as Kirkcaldy, Dunfermline and Edinburgh. East Wemyss has fabulous coastal as well as woodland walks, and the apartment is within 5 mins walking distance of all the local amenities including Spar store & post office, 2 cafes, Chicken Bites take away, pharmacy, hairdressers and beauty salon, bowling green & pub. All that we ask is that you respect our property and leave it in the same condition as you found it on arrival, thank you! More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Towels Provided
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hairdryer
TV
Hiking Trips
Shared Garden
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

The apartment is well presented and clean. It has most things you need for a decent stay. There was no welcome gift of any type which we have enjoyed at other places we have stayed in. The beach is very rocky but has good views,...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Mike H
Management response:Responded May 28, 2018

We are very saddened to read your review about our apartment as we have prided ourselves over the years having provided a very clean and comfortable place to stay for anyone exploring the East Coast of Scotland. We are sorry you found fault with the...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Superb accommodation, everything you need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable. Communication with owner was fantastic and friendly. Property is on the main road, therefore availability of private parking makes this stay more attractive. It was a pleasurable and relaxing experience. Thank you.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank JulianneRaeburn77
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Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

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Date of stay: February 2018
Reviewed June 18, 2017

We had the privilege of staying at Balmora for 4 nights at the end of May 17. It was a great location for everything that we needed. Just a short cab ride from the Kirkcaldy train station. Take away, small grocery, ice creamery etc a...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank Suzanne W
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We came to stay at Balmara for four weeks in April, ideal whilst waiting to move house, its a great little place and has everything you need to have a good stay, the communication with the owners was excellent and they are on hand to...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Scott J
About the Owner
Neil H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2014
Interaction with guests
All guests will be given contact numbers should there be any problems during their stay.
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About the neighbourhood
East Wemyss has fabulous coastal as well as woodland walks, and the apartment is within 5 mins walking distance of all the local amenities. With excellent bus links to the nearby towns you will find East Wemyss is a fantastic base to explore the East Coast without paying the elevated prices of accommodation on offer at the already established neighbouring villages of the East Neuk. It is fast becoming a popular destination for tourists wishing to attend the Edinburgh Festival as there are regular trains running from Kirkcaldy Station (5 miles away). Look for our facebook page Balmara Holiday Apartment to see more information around East Wemyss area.
Getting around
There are bus stops within metres of the apartment with excellent links to the East Neuk, St Andrews, Edinburgh, Dunfermline and beyond. The nearest train station is 5 miles away in Kirkcaldy.
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