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Welcome to The Spindrift

Address: Pittenweem Road, Anstruther, KY10 3DT

Telephone: 01333 310573 01333 310573

Hotel Description

Set in the picturesque fishing village of Anstruther, in the East Neuk of Fife, 'The Spindrift' is just 10 minutes from St. Andrews with it's world famous golf courses, excellent beaches, and a multitude of independently owned shops. You will be a pampered guest in the friendly and relaxed atmosphere of the elegantly furnished guest lounge, which contains a well stocked honesty bar for the convenience of the residents, and is the perfect place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink whether you are dining with us or in one of the many local restaurants. We also have a selection of Fine Wines to complement your meal and after,a variety of Malt Whiskies, Liquers and Scottish Beers.

Our Facilities

  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Golf Course Nearby
  • Laundry Service
  • Family Rooms
  • Ironing Service
  • Internet Services
  • Wifi Available
  • Luxury Accommodation
  • Vegetarian Food Available
  • Romantic Breaks
  • Walking Holidays
  • Country Retreat

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Hotel Reviews - The Spindrift

What A Great Choice I Made!
What a lovely place to stay in Fife! The room was lovely (5) with adequate hot water, water pressure and heat.

The breakfast was excellent with the best mushrooms and scrambled eggs I have had. The drawing room was a great place to wind down and have an evening drink.

Look forward to staying there again.

Mrs. Mary Policano - 1st Jan, 2016
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Overnight Stay
Thoroughly enjoyed the warm welcome and hospitality. As a porridge connoisseur I thought your recipe was first class.

Mr. James Raeper - 24th Nov, 2015
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Best B & B
We loved this bed & breakfast for the quaintness and the location. Breakfast was superb and the staff was top notch. There is a lot of history to this house and we enjoyed hearing all about it from the proprietor.

Mrs. Gail Rolak - 7th Sep, 2015
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Excellent Stay
A lovely stay with fine service, nice room and very good breakfast and dinner. We will recommand The Spindrift to our friends and will like to come back

Mr. Flemming Jensen - 31st Aug, 2015
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Excellent Place
While our stay was short, the rooms were clean and pleasant. The staff friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay there again.

Mr. Stanton Kernan - 26th Aug, 2015
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Wonderful Stay
Loved the selection at breakfast, especially the porridge served with cream and maple syrup. The room was comfortable, the view from our window was lovely, and the walk to town was scenic and not too long - perfect for stretching out our legs after having been on a 6 hour flight.

Ms. Erin Chiappini - 13th Aug, 2015
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Très bon séjour dans cette guesthouse.Accueil très sympathique.Une chambre jolie et spacieuse,un très bon buffet et scottisch breakfast.

Mrs. Marie Christine CHABERT - 9th Aug, 2015
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Comfortable & Welcoming
An immaculate, comfortable and very well run B&B with a warm welcome and an excellent breakfast.

We were right at the top of this elegant old house, which did mean rather a lot of steep stairs, but we did get a nice view from our eaves window.

Mrs. Melanie Hilton - 9th Aug, 2015
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Enjoyable Stay
I stayed at the spindrift as I was attending a friends wedding in Anstruther. I found the spindrift to be immaculately kept and breakfast was delicious.

Mr. Craig Gillespie - 28th Jun, 2015
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Excellent Stay!
The spindrift is in a perfect location, super easy to find for those who don\'t know the area. Our room was comfortable and absolutely spotless and had really great tea and coffee making facilities as well as bottled water which was extremely welcome. The lounge area has one of the most well stocked bars I have ever seen in a hotel of this size and we will definitely be taking advantage of that when we come back (which we will be!) last but not least the breakfast was delicious and the girls serving all very polite and friendly. The owners Ken and Christine went out of there way to make us feel welcome by email and in person and even booked us a taxi to the wedding we were attending. Highly recommend the spindrift to anyone!

Miss. Anna Davis - 28th Jun, 2015
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Excellent Accommodation
A very comfortable B & B to stay at. Everything had been thought of to make our stay as pleasing, pleasant and caring for a visitors needs. Would stay again.

Mrs. Trish Kirkpatrick - 7th Jun, 2015
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5 Star Stay
Thank you once again Ken & Christine for the excellent standard of accommodation & Food provided for our recent stay. We had a great time in Anstruther where there is always plenty to do and the weather was really good which is always a bonus.

Mrs. Anne Bellshaw - 5th May, 2015
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Sorry for the late review as the title says the rooms were fantastic,bed very comfy breakfast wonderful all in all i wouldn\'t hesitate to recommend to everyone

yours Michelle Gary Alan Tracy Hughes

Ms. michelle perrie - 22nd Apr, 2015
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Why Would You Want To Go Anywhere Else?
We stayed here for two nights and found the Spindrift to be all it claimed to be. Friendly and welcoming, cosy and comfortable.

We had a lovely room, en-suite, with all we could possibly require, including the now-imperative Wifi!

Breakfasts were delicious. REAL home cooking with locally sourced food.

The Spindrift\'s location is wonderful, providing easy access to all the beauty spots and points of interest in the East Neuk. We\'ll certainly be returning ... and hope to see you there!

This establishment already has four stars and, in our opinion, Christine is the fifth star.

Mr. JIM MAIR - 18th Mar, 2015
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First Time In Anstruther
Great hosts very welcoming.

Room first class, very comfortable, had a great night\'s sleep.

Breakfast were excellent, didn\'t sample their dinner time!

Wonderful lounge to relax in

Mr. Robert Stevenson - 9th Mar, 2015
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The Spindrift
Charming and comfortable house, warm welcome, delicious breakfast. We\'ll be back!

Mrs. Karen Boddy - 8th Mar, 2015
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What A Find!
a lucky find on line with splendid results - the most wonderfully appointed room with all mod cons, friendly welcome fantastic breakfast. Just cross we opted not to take the dinner as it promised to be great by all other indicators. if I must nit pick the bath plug didn\'t fit snuggly and the water drained (very slowly) over the course of a much needed long hot soak after a day\'s walking. Do stay and enjoy just not when we want to go back!

Mr. Douglas Ross - 1st Mar, 2015
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Excellent Weekend
Fuirst time at Spindrift. Could not compliment it any higher - first class with all you could wish for in a B&B. Food Good, Accommodation good, even little touches like furry animal on bed, toiletries in bathroom, ipod player, tv with dvd. Would highly recommend it to anyone and will definitely stay again in future.

Mrs. Denise Livett - 12th Feb, 2015
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Another Great Break At The Spindrift
Lovely, clean, comfortable accomodation, with great food.. and the usual warm welcome from Ken & Christine. Highly recommended.

Mr. Drew & Janice Buchanan - 7th Feb, 2015
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Perfect Anstruther Stay
Enjoyed a one night stay in this superb accommodation. Hospitality was excellent, warm welcome received and the room was very clean and luxurious. A good varied menu was available for breakfast, providing plenty choice. Would recommend this accommodation to anyone wishing to visit this beautiful area. Top marks!!!

Ms. Patricia Minty - 2nd Jan, 2015
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Lovely B&b!
My wife and I had an excellent stay at the Spindrift. The beds were comfy, breakfast good and very filling, and hosts were extremely welcoming. We look forward to staying again on our next visit to the East Neuk.

Mr. John Bennett - 11th Nov, 2014
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Fabulous B&b
The Spindrift is a comfortable and welcoming B&B with clean comfortable rooms, great facilities and delicious food. Highly recommended!

Mr. Andrew Buchanan - 13th Oct, 2014
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Very comfortable, nice place to stay.

Dr. Ziadee Cambier - 7th Oct, 2014
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Excellent accommodation with everything you could want provided. Friendly and helpful owner. Super breakfast with lots of choice.

Mr. James Derrett - 27th Sep, 2014
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Great Stay
We had a very warm and friendly stay here. We were made to feel welcomed as soon as we came in the door. Breakfast was amazing. A big thank you to Christine and Ken. Internet worked great also.

Mr. Michael Harcus - 23rd Sep, 2014
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Great Service Squeaky Bed
Fantastic service very clean and mostly comfortable, perhaps bed in room 8 could be upgraded very squeaky and soft

Miss. Lynette Earle - 21st Sep, 2014
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Response from Hotel
Thanks for your review.We are sorry to hear about the bed in room 8. This is a fairly new pillow top mattress and agree it makes the bed soft. Some guests prefer this type of bed and some like yourself prefer a more solid bed. We did notice on inspection that the headboard was loose and this has been rectified. If you choose to stay again please request a bedroom with a harder mattress. Ken & Christine

Great Start
At the start of our holiday touring Scotland, we discovered the Spindrift on the net and booked for one night. We loved it so much we decided to stay for a second and spend more time in that lovely part of Scotland near the Forth.

Mrs. Jan Suckling - 20th Sep, 2014
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Great Stay
had 2 nights stay for family wedding, The Spindrift was great, clean and hospitality from Christine and staff was excellent. Breakfast was amazing.

Mr. David Dachtler - 19th Sep, 2014
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Our Stay
We are Pamela and Robert Berry from room 2 who where with the Harcus\'s. We were thrilled with our rooms,thrilled with the breakfast and so very touched by the hospitality of the staff and owners

Mr. Michael Harcus - 17th Sep, 2014
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Our Stay
We are Pamela and Robert Berry from room 2 who where with the Harcus\'s. We were thrilled with our rooms,thrilled with the breakfast and so very touched by the hospitality of the staff and owners

Mr. Michael Harcus - 17th Sep, 2014
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Our Stay
We are Pamela and Robert Berry from room 2 who where with the Harcus\'s. We were thrilled with our rooms,thrilled with the breakfast and so very touched by the hospitality of the staff and owners

Mr. Michael Harcus - 17th Sep, 2014
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Perfect Stopover
excellent guest lounge

tasteful breakfast

cosy and clean rooms

bathroom with own window

Mr. Jörg Saalbach - 1st Sep, 2014
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Terrific B&b In Fife
very friendly, very helpful, good location for exploring coastal Fife

Mr. David Welsh - 31st Aug, 2014
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3 Nights At The Spindrift.
Very clean and comfortable. Welcoming and the staff very friendly. Excellent breakfast, would be happy to return. Thank you for a lovely stay.

Mrs. Fay Painter - 28th Aug, 2014
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Feel The Captain´s Spirit...
Wonderful location with a view to the sea. The interior lets you almost feel the Captain´s spirit. Lovely people and a wonderful Scottish breakfast. Would go there again any time. Will recommend to my friends.

Mr. Ralf Fesser - 27th Aug, 2014
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Excellent Choice
Very friendly reception. Room and service excellent. Breakfast was better than in many "upmarket" hotels. Would have no hesitation in recommending The Spindrift.

Mr. Jim Joyce - 21st Aug, 2014
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Simply The Best!
Beautiful house. Warm welcome. Delicious food locally sourced and healthily cooked to perfection. Easy walk to the centre and good parking.

Mr. Peter Mcpherson - 18th Aug, 2014
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Weekend At Spindrift
We have been visiting the Spindrift every year for more than 10 years now. We have enjoyed every visit & look forward to many more! The cleanliness & standard Christine & Ken offer for their charges is unbeatable!

Mrs. Lynn Tough - 12th Aug, 2014
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A Lovely Stay
Another wonderful stay at the Spindrift. Ken and Christine, as always helpful and knowledgeable. Immaculately clean room and a restful nights sleep. Breakfast is healthy, plentiful and well cooked.

Mrs. Christine Dachtler - 9th Aug, 2014
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Comfy Stay
Very nice rooms, excellent breakfast.

Mrs. Katrina Markewitsch - 4th Aug, 2014
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Very Nice
Very nice b&b with a wonderful breakfast, just 10 minutes walk to the center.

Mr. Giacomo Schäfer - 21st Jul, 2014
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Superb B&b
This is my 4th time at the Spindrft and each time has been memorable. Lovely historic building, great staff, in a great location. Ken and Christine are wonderful hosts

Mr. Gerald Wolczanski - 13th Jul, 2014
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4th July 2014
excellent room, friendly welcome and most hospitable stay

Dr. Stuart Rivers - 12th Jul, 2014
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Holiday Break
Good accommodation and excellent breakfast.

Mr. Terry Strickland - 30th Jun, 2014
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Two Day Stay
The stay was wonderful. The only issue was that the shower pressure was quite dreadful in the Captains Room but, hey, we had wonderful baths instead!

Mr. Stuart Lonie - 29th Jun, 2014
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Response from Hotel
Good afternoon Mr Lonie. Thank you for taking the time to complete your review. We apologise that the shower pressure was not up to standard but if you had let us know we could have done something right away, as it was only an airlock! Our apologies and we hope to see you again at The Spindrift.

Beautiful B+B.Excellent service,well appointed

rooms and friendly helpful owners and staff.

Mr. George White - 28th Jun, 2014
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Great Stay
Ideal place to stay great breakfasts will be back.

Mrs. Lavinia Kilbride - 23rd Jun, 2014
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First Rate Accommodation
We stayed for two nights. The room was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. Breakfast was all you could ask for. We did not have dinner as we had made other arrangements.

Mr. James Watt - 29th May, 2014
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A Great Night Away!
As people who travel a great deal, this establishment is very high on our list of best places to stay. An extremely friendly comfortable and professionaly run B&B, a real home from home in an ideal position with excellent amenities.We will certainly return.

Mr. Eric Brown - 12th May, 2014
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Great Place To Stay
A very comfortable & friendly place. Has everything one needs. Would recommend to others & definitely would stay again if in the area.

Miss. Christine Brown - 9th May, 2014
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One Night At The Spindrift
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The Spindrift is beautiful and elegant. THere was nothing more we could have asked for in our room, breakfast was just right and the lounge and honesty bar an added bonus.

Mrs. Carole Sinclair - 3rd May, 2014
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Notre Séjour
Charmant accueil et très belle maison, chambre agréable. Merci à ce charmant couple.

Mr. Pierre Berret - 29th Apr, 2014
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Very Nice Stay
It was our first night in Scotland, and unfortunately we had very few time to enjoy the hotel. But the room was quite good, and so was the bathroom. The breakfast was awesome, as well.

Mr. Emilio Hernandez Martin - 22nd Apr, 2014
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Very Good
Lovely building, friendly staff/owners, room fine. Fantastic breakfast. Good value for money.

Mr. Phil Smith - 21st Apr, 2014
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Great Stay
Had a great stay, lovely house, sparkling clean with lots of nice touches including a little welcome gift of some mini Easter eggs. Breakfast was fabulous with great selection of quality produce. Would have preferred that the breakfast had been served till 10 as we had been out late both nights.

Mrs. Lavinia Kilbride - 20th Apr, 2014
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Overnight Stay
We stayed at the Spindrift on 5th April, along with our daughter and her 2 teenage children. From the booking acknowledgement, to the warm welcome and our departure, everything was handled in a very professional but friendly manner. The accommodation and food was of an exceptionally high standard, with a lot of attention given to thoughtful extras. The Spindrift is a little gem and an ideal base for visiting the area.

Mrs. June Forsyth - 7th Apr, 2014
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Simply The Best!
An outstanding B&B worthy of all its awards. Christine and Ken have got it just right with warm hospitality, a spotlessly clean establishment and lovely staff who are polite and friendly in equal measure. Dinner on both nights of our stay was outstanding and breakfast too was a treat with the porridge going down particularly well with our party. We wouldn't think of staying anywhere else if in Anstruther again. Well done and thank you.

Mrs. Christine Phimister - 16th Mar, 2014
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Another Wondeful Stay
It was great to get back to the comfortable and relaxing atmosphere of the Spindrift. We have stayed a few times before, over the years and it never fails to please. Friendly welcoming staff met us yesterday. It was great to see the place beautifully decorated for Christmas. We got a lovely room with beautiful en-suite facilities and nice views. The décor was really nice and it was lovely and toastie warm.

The breakfast was first class and the St Monans kippers were sensational. Looking forward to visiting the Spindrift on our next visit to the beautiful East Neuk. Oh I almost forgot.... as usual, the sun was shining for us.

Mr. Iain Wilson - 29th Dec, 2013
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An excellent experience, we had a very friendly welcome and our room was all we could have asked for. Breakfast was delicious and the young ladies who served it were very pleasant. We wouldn't hesitate to return.

Mrs. Janet Munro - 26th Sep, 2013
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An Ideal Spot For A Break In Fife
Large comfortable room with excellent facilities. Tasty breakfast in a dining room with some interesting art work. An easy walk into Anstruther.

Mr. Michael Bridgman - 17th Sep, 2013
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Great place to stay!

Mr. Garrett Lang - 17th Sep, 2013
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The Spindrift Guest House
Our stay was both comfortable and pleasant. Very hospitable hosts and breakfasts to a very good standard. We would recomend this guest house to anyone

Mr. Alf Moffat - 9th Sep, 2013
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Nice, cosy and fantastic breakfast.

Mr. Francesco Abba - 27th Aug, 2013
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A Great Stay At Anstruther
Very enjoyable stay at the Spindrift for the 4 of us in our party. My wife & I had the Captain's Room which was very nice. Breakfast was good too!

Mr. Murray Stanley - 15th Aug, 2013
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Just Lovely
We had a wonderful stay at the spindrift. We estimated the friendly and warm atmosphere. Great service and a excellent breakfast. It's a house that we can warmly recommend to all visitors coming to Anstruther!

Mr. Marco Derungs - 1st Aug, 2013
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Captains Cabin
It,s the small touches that make this hotel stand out from the rest lovely lounge to read papers in and have a drink.Good breakfast plenty of choice.Ken &Christine make you very welcome

Mr. Walter Stone - 30th Jul, 2013
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Captains Room
Very hospitable and accommodating, was made to feel welcome from arrival. Excellent range of food available for breakfast. Nice room with very nice en suite.

Mr. Donald Calder - 28th Jul, 2013
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Great Welcome
Welcoming very comfortsble small guesthouse with excellent sea views(from top floor at least) just a short drive north and east of Edinburgh. Good cooked breakfast. Very friendly owner.

Dr. Norman Doidge - 15th May, 2013
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5* Guest House
We were very impressed with the Spindrift, staff ,service, and quality of accomodation.

First Class.

Mr. Duncan Keith - 14th May, 2013
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The Spindrift
After a long wet journey is was such a relief to find that the accommodation we booked on line was more than we could have wished. Clean, comfortable and cosy;friendly but respecting privacy;lovely breakfast, all we had to do was relax.

Mrs. Rachel Morland - 20th Apr, 2013
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Very Good
Very good room (Captain's room), friendly staff, excellent breakfast.

Mr. Jamie Robertson - 1st Apr, 2013
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Response from Hotel
Good morning Jamie.

Thank you for your kind comments. It is nice to know we are doing something right. We would hope to see you back at The Spindrift sometime in the future.

Ken & Christine, Owners

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Attractions - The Spindrift

Kingsbarns Golf Links - Kingsbarns - Golf

Kingsbarns Golf Links - Kingsbarns - Golf

Distance 5.56 miles (8.89 km)
The Kingsbarns Golf Links site has long been known for its intimate connection with the sea. The fact that it's golf origins date back to 1793 is testimony to the attributes of the site which foster ideal conditions for links turf to flourish amid interesting natural terrain. This unique part of East Fife has sandy soils, undulating ridges and hollows, Cambo burn running into the sea, all set immediately against the rugged coastline of the North Sea. Kingsbarns Golf Links is a tribute to its rich Scottish links heritage. Kingsbarns Golf Links is located on the seacoast near the village of Kingsbarns, 10 km southeast of St Andrews, Fife.