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Chris Underwood

Member since: 2013
Speaks English

Luxury 3 Bedroomed Apartment In The Home of Golf

1 Review
People6
Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday apartment in Fife & St Andrews - Craigower

3 Dbl Bedrooms With Separate Dining/sitting Room/kitchen And Private Garden

Location, location, location. Craigower is on a private road, about 250 metres from the Old Course in St Andrews. The property has been in the family for 3 generations and is furnished to a very high standard and comprises 3 double bedrooms, a large bright and sunny sitting room leading into a sun porch overlooking the private front garden. There is a separate dining room, which comfortably seats 6 (8 at a push), and a kitchen. One bedroom has it own ensuite shower and toilet, while the other 2 double bedrooms share one bathroom. There is a separate wc/cloakroom..

The property has gas fired central heating and wifi/sky tv is available. There is a combined clothes washing/drying machine in the kitchen.

While the property is all on the ground floor, wheelchair access is difficult given the 3 steps at the front door.

The property is within walking distance to all the main golf courses in St Andrews, and all the other attractions in the town.

There is free parking on the private road.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair accessible
Chris Underwood (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks English

About Chris Underwood

St Andrews has always been home although many years have been spent living in countries outside the UK. My wife and I have recently returned to living full time in St Andrews

Chris Underwood purchased this apartment in 1930

Why Chris Underwood chose Fife & St Andrews

Craigower was owned by my parents, any my Fathers parents before him. I am therefore the 3rd generation to own the property. My wife and I will one day eventually move into this property, but currently live less than 5 minutes away

What makes this apartment unique

St Andrews has lots to offer, both for the golfer and the non golfer. This property is on a private road so there is very little traffic directly outside. During the summer months (and other times when the sun is out) the garden is a very secluded sun trap. With free parking on the street outside, and all the amenities of the town within walking distance, this property, which is finished to a very high standard, is ideal for the discerning holiday maker.

Reviews

1 holidaymaker review

Luxury 3 Bedroomed Apartment In The Home of Golf
average rating of 4.0 based on 1 reviews
Ontario, Canada
4

Perfect vacation home for a golfing vacation

  • 4 of 5

This historic home was perfect for our St. Andrews golfing vacation. The location was ideal (steps from the Old Course) and the home was very comfortable for two couples travelling together. Chris and Sherri were very accommodating and helpful with wonderful tips and suggestions from our initial planning to restaurant suggestions upon our arrival. We would definitely recommend this to friends and would stay again when we return to this beautiful town.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Edinburgh or Glasgow
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Lots of them!
Nearest Golf
250 Metres
Lots of courses. Old, New, Jubillee, Eden, Strath.
Nearest Train
7 Miles
Leuchars
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
Lots of them!
Nearest Beach
500 Metres
West Sands
Car: not necessary

The property is located in a private road about 250 metres from the Old Course. Within easy walking distance are the other golf courses (New, Jubillee, Eden, Strathtyrum, and the Balgove), the beach, let alone all the attractions of the town itself including the Castle, University and the Cathedral.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in St Andrews & North Fife, Fife & St Andrews

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
High
1 Jun 2016 - 28 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
£2,100
for 6 nights
From
£350
£2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 3 nights
From
£350
£2,100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

20% of the fee will be required to be paid within 7 days of the booking confirmation, with the balance to be paid within 45 days of the start of the booked period.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Fife & St Andrews in Scotland

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 3 Double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower and toilet. The other bedrooms share a bathroom. All bedrooms have single beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Additional photos will be posted later. Weekly rentals are from Saturday 3.00pm to Saturday 10.00am. Shorter periods maybe possible outside the main season.

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