Fife was home to Scotland's capital for six centuries, the evidence of which can still be found in its many castles, cathedrals and places of historic interest. Apart from its historical heritage Fife is also renowned for world class golf courses and lovely stretches of picturesque coastline.

Long sections of the Fife Coastal Path can now be enjoyed by walkers and there are a variety of linear and circular routes which have been graded and waymarked, from which you can enjoy beautiful seacapes and spot spectacular wildlife such as grey seals, dolphins and maybe even the odd basking shark. For bird lovers the offshore islands of Inchkeith and Inchcolm are home to thousands of seabirds, including large numbers of Puffins in May.

In the northeast the gentle rolling hills of the hinterland extend eastwards to windswept cliffs, rocky bays and sandy beaches, where scenes from the film `Chariots of Fire' were filmed. South down the coast a short distance is the ancient university town of St. Andrews, home to the world-famous Royal and Ancient golf club.

St. Andrews University was founded in 1410 and is Scotland's oldest university town. The medieval town centre has narrow alleys and cobbled streets which lead to the now ruined cathedral and the church of St. Regulus, which has a spiral staircase leading to the top of a 108-foot tower, offering magnificent views over the town. There are also two great beaches, botanical gardens and an aquarium here.

South of St. Andrews the picturesque small stone harbour fishing villages of Crail, Anstruther, Piteenween and St Monans are all places to experience the un-hurried pace of life by the sea. Further round the coast there are a number of first class golf courses such as Elie and Leven Links, to name only two of more than forty golf courses in this region!

Southern Fife is dominated by Dunfermline, Scotland's former capital. The Queensferry crossing, the longest bridge of its type in the world, The Forth Road and Rail Bridges over the Firth of Forth to Edinburgh are the most distinctive landmarks on this stretch of coast and allow easy access to the capital for days out.

The Laigh

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Kinghorn, Fife, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 1
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£255-£575

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Kinghorn, Fife, Kingdom of Fife

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£255-£575

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Valentines

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St. Fort Wormit near Newport-on-Tay, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
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£678-£1157

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St. Fort Wormit near Newport-on-Tay, Kingdom of Fife

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£678-£1157

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Kannier Cottage

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St Monans, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£525-£1295

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St Monans, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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£525-£1295

Sleeps: 7 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

St Andrews Hideaway

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St Andrews, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 1
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£345-£645

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St Andrews, Kingdom of Fife

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£345-£645

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Sandy Sorlands Beach House

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Cellardyke, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
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£534-£1160

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Cellardyke, Kingdom of Fife

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£534-£1160

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Silver Birches

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Kettlehill, near Cupar, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 4
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  • Number of Pets: 2

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£485-£1149

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Kettlehill, near Cupar, Kingdom of Fife

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£485-£1149

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Number One

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Cellardyke, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
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£439-£919

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Cellardyke, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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£439-£919

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Inzievar - Inzievar

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Oakley, near Dunfermline, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 3
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£335-£925

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Oakley, near Dunfermline, Kingdom of Fife

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£335-£925

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Kirkside Cottage

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Upper Largo, Leven, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
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  • Number of Pets: 2

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£329-£825

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Upper Largo, Leven, Kingdom of Fife

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£329-£825

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

The View

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Cellardyke near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
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  • Number of Pets: 1

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£305-£875

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Cellardyke near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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£305-£875

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Puffin Cottage

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Crail, near St. Andrews, Fife, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£385-£1179

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Crail, near St. Andrews, Fife, Kingdom of Fife

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£385-£1179

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

The Corrie

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Lower Largo, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£439-£1000

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Lower Largo, Kingdom of Fife

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£439-£1000

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Low Tide

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Cellardyke, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£305-£649

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Cellardyke, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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£305-£649

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

May House

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Crail, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£455-£1179

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Crail, Kingdom of Fife

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£455-£1179

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Lawside Cottage

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Upper Largo, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£345-£869

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Upper Largo, near Anstruther, Kingdom of Fife

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£345-£869

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2