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Backgate Cottage, Pittenweem

6 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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Nestled in a quiet lane, yards from the High street of the beautiful fishing village of Pittenweem is Backgate Cottage. Architect-designed, this lovely three bedroom property is stylish and contemporary whilst offering a wonderfully comfortable retreat. Lovingly furnished and finished by the owners, they have created a home from home where you will find everything you require for a self catering break for up to six guests. The secluded courtyard garden with seating area is a suntrap for enjoying the warm summer evenings. The East Neuk village of Pittenweem is home to a working harbour where the fishing boats land their catch daily. It has an artisan bakers, coffee shops with indulgent treats and many galleries to name but a few attractions. It hosts an annual Arts Festival in the summer an...Nestled in a quiet lane, yards from the High street of the beautiful fishing village of Pittenweem is Backgate Cottage. Architect-designed, this lovely three bedroom property is stylish and contemporary whilst offering a wonderfully comfortable retreat. Lovingly furnished and finished by the owners, they have created a home from home where you will find everything you require for a self catering break for up to six guests. The secluded courtyard garden with seating area is a suntrap for enjoying the warm summer evenings. The East Neuk village of Pittenweem is home to a working harbour where the fishing boats land their catch daily. It has an artisan bakers, coffee shops with indulgent treats and many galleries to name but a few attractions. It hosts an annual Arts Festival in the summer and the glorious views, miles of coastal walks and fresh sea air attract visitors from all around throughout the seasons. St Andrews is a twenty minute car trip away and there is also a direct bus service. Backgate Cottage is a non-smoking property. It benefits from wi-fi access, TV, DVD player, washing machine/dryer and off street parking. The property comprises: Ground floor Open plan style kitchen and lounge with dining area Courtyard garden accessed via patio doors WC First Floor Twin bedroom Double bedroom Master bedroom with king size bed Bathroom with shower over bath More
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Gillian Maclaren (Property Manager Gillian Maclaren)
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Cottage is located in the centre of Pittenweem with easy access to all the other towns on the east coast trail. The cottage had everything required for a short or long stay. Hosts Kenny & Gillian were very helpful and only a phone call away...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Suthem
Management response:Responded September 12, 2018

Thank you so much for taking time to leave a review, we really do appreciate it! I'll need to check out the bathroom mirror and see if it needs moved! We're delighted that Backgate Cottage was a great base for your stay and hope we...More

Reviewed September 26, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful home, cosy and comfortable. Plenty to do and so near to St. Andrews and other beautiful fishing villages.

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank Mandelie12
Management response:Responded September 12, 2018

Great to hear that you enjoyed your stay in Tillielicket, we hope to welcome you back to the East Neuk again!

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Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Date of stay: July 2016
Management response:Responded September 12, 2018

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Reviewed April 18, 2016

The cottage was perfect for our 5 night stay. It is right in the heart of Pittenweem. Very clean and had all the amenities we needed. The owners were very nice and made it an easy process..

Date of stay: April 2016
1  Thank jillscot63
Management response:Responded May 31, 2016

Thanks for your lovely review- pleased we were able to host you and that the property met your needs so well.

Reviewed February 11, 2016

Backgate cottage is in the heart of Pittenweem village, on a quiet side street, and is very short walk to the waterfront and the lovely shops and cafes in the village. The cottage itself is very cosy, beautifully decorated and is great for a quiet...More

Date of stay: December 2015
1  Thank sandy f
Management response:Responded February 12, 2016

Glad you had such a great time at Backgaye Cottage, we look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fishing Nearby
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Dryer
Towels Provided
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Iron
TV
Corporate Bookings
Microwave
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Patio
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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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