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Holiday Home for Weekend Breaks, Family Get Together's and Holidays in Elie

The Elms is a Victorian detached house that sleeps 12 and can accommodate 22 if required.
20 reviews
The Elms is a Victorian detached house that sleeps 12 and can accommodate 22 if required.
The Elms, an impressive detached Victorian house (sleeps 12), is presented to a very high standard.
Modern, open plan kitchen, dining and living accommodation equipped with high quality appliances.
One of the two spacious lounges with Studio Living Flame fire.
Additional dining can be accessed from the lounge.
A view from the dining area through to the formal lounge.
Our formal lounge - ideal for family gatherings.
An impressive staircase (1 of 2) leads to the sleeping accommodation.
This large bedroom comprises a kingsize and one / two single beds and many original features.
The master bedroom has a kingsize bed, original fireplace and substantial luxurious en-suite.
The en-suite consists of a large walk in shower, bath and 'his and her' sinks.
A double bedroom with adjoining en-suite.
One of the three en-suite's, this one comprises a double shower.
This twin bedroom also has an en-suite.
One of Elie's five lovely beaches.
The original frieze in the formal lounge believed to date back to the 1800s.
The Elms has a large walled garden with additional accommodation available if required.
The Summer House has a Air Hockey Table, Pool/Snooker/Table Tennis and professional Dart Board
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5 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Elie, Fife, Scotland
The Elms is a very spacious and hugely impressive detached Victoria house and was designed and built by Sea Captain James Gourlay in 1847, and 50 years later two wings were added. It retains many of it's original features including ornate cornicing, fire places and a freeze dating back to when the house was built. There is a large walled well established garden to the rear of the property, with a large Victorian Summer House ideal for enjoying the late summer sun and a game of darts, snooker, Pool, table tennis and Air Hockey. There is ample on street parking to the front of the house. This house has all the benefits for modern living and is ideal for family holidays.

The main house had five double bedrooms and four en-suite bathrooms and can comfortably sleep 12. For families requiring additional accommodation the property boasts...
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About the Owner, Robert H
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 8 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 22 reviews and 4 properties
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Jerome E
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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The location is perfect five minutes walk to the beach. There were 12 of us (10 adults and 2 children) the house easily accommodated us and was well equipped. With all bedrooms having an en suite facility apart from one. The house was very clean and the owner Robert was very friendly and helpful. We were there celebrating a family...

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Thank you ever so much for your very kind feedback- it genuinely means a lot. Hope to see you again. Kind regards Robert


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Reviewed 20 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

We stayed for a week in The Elms. We were with 6 persons (1 couple and 4 singles) We had a excellent week with lovely weather. The house is well equipped with sky TVs and sonos. 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. So everyone had his own bathroom. The owner Robert is very friendly and gave us all the information we...

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Thank you for your kind review though I can't quite take the credit for the weather! Kind debt. Robert


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Reviewed 21 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

We enjoyed a lovely week at this property in August 2017. The house was spacious and met all our requirements for a holiday in Elie with our family. The house is well equipped with three double bedrooms, and two triple rooms, which were ideal for the children. There's also plenty public space in the house and numerous bathrooms. We had...

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Thank you Euan & Co for a very nice review. Hope to see you and of course Teddy again! Best Robert


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  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets are allowed subject to agreement.
    2 Full baths
    3 Attached (ensuite)
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
6 Jan 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
Pre Summer2018
3 nights
2 Jun 2018 -
1 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
7 nights -- --
2 Sep 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Autumn 2018
3 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Canadian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $182 / stay - Deposit
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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