Sandford House Cottages - September- October 2020
Set in Scotland in the glorious Fife countryside, just 10 miles from St Andrews and 5 miles from Dundee, Sandford Country Cottages are six luxury, 5 star self-catering properties which are part of Sandford House, a 'B' Listed Arts and Crafts House designed by the well-known architect, Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott around 1902.The properties are part of the courtyard at Sandford House and have been restored in keeping with the Arts and Crafts style of the older part of the house.
Each property has its own entrance door and outdoor terrace or balcony, with all properties sharing the large 7 acre garden with areas suitable for picnics, walking and relaxing. Each property has an open plan kitchen, living and dining room with wood-burning stove (apart from Red Squirrel) and they are all furnished in a boutique style to a very high standard with a mixture of contemporary and antique furniture.
All kitchens have a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine, electric oven and hob, microwave and coffee machine, and each living area has comfy sofas, TV, DVD player and iPod dock, Bluetooth speaker or Sonos sound system. Free superfast WiFi is provided throughout.Every bedroom has en-suite facilities, with either a bath/shower or a dedicated power shower. Scottish Fine Soaps toiletries are provided in each bathroom along with fluffy white towels and bath mats. Beds are either superking, king size, double or twin and have luxury duvets with Egyptian cotton bed linen. Microfibre bedding can also be provided if required. For Arts & Crafts architecture fans a guided tour of the house can be arranged during your stay.
In total Sandford House Cottages can accommodate up to 28 guests.
BAILLIE SCOTT COTTAGE
Baillie Scott is a two bedroomed cottage that sleeps 4 in two en-suite bedrooms. It is named after the architect - Mackay Hugh Baillie Scott who designed Sandford back in 1902.
Renovated in the arts & crafts style with solid oak beams, posts and flooring Baillie Scott is situated at the gable end of the holiday homes wing with stunning views over the Fife countryside from the French doors. Outisde there is a private, south facing terrace with garden furniture and a barbecue whilst inside (upstairs) there is a cosy open plan living, kitchen, dining room with a wood burning stove and comfy sofas and chairs, TV with Freeview, DVD player and iPod dock. The fully fitted kitchen has an electric oven, induction hob, fridge, dishwasher, microwave and coffee machine.
Downstairs there are two bedrooms, one with a king size bed, which can be split into two singles and one with a double bed. Both bedrooms are en-suite, one with a bath and one with a walk-in shower, both are fitted with Trevi power showers.
The comfy beds have sumptuous duvets and pillows and the bedlinen is crisp white Egyptian cotton. Microfibre duvets and pillows can be supplied if required.
Downstairs there is a large entrance hall and also a utility room with washing machine and freezer and there is a separate WC. The entrance hall is spacious and has a solid oak staircase to the living area upstairs, as well as two useful storage cupboards for coats, golf clubs and suitcases.
All cottages have Free WiFi, oil central heating and a wood burning stove. Electricity, heating and one basket of logs is included in the rental cost, additional logs can be purchased from the office.
GOLF COURSE - SELECTION
The selection of golf courses nearby - (all within 30 minutes drive)
are too numerous to mention. Please find below a list. Click on link to view. With St Andrews only 10 miles away, you are surrounded with golf and it's history. Below we have listed links to several of the surrounding courses but there are many more hidden gems. Click on name to link through to club website.
St Andrews - Old Course
St Andrews - New Course
St Andrews - Jubilee Course
St Andrews - Eden Course
St Andrews - Strathtyrum Course
St Andrews - Balgovie Course
St Andrews - Castle Course
Carnoustie - Championship, Buddon & Burnside
Kittocks & Torrance - St Andrews
We are happy to find the best available tee times and green fees and add them to your accommodation. Suggestions for dining are also available.
CANCELLATION POLICY FROM 1ST JUNE 2020
Sandford House Country Cottages have partnered with Master Cancel to offer a very attractive cancellation policy for all new bookings with arrivals after 1st June 2020. This policy means that guests can cancel for any reason meaning that if you cancel between 60 days and 2 days before check-in date, you will receive a full refund of the lodging costs you have paid. You will be reimbursed at check-in date of original booking. If you cancel one day before check-in date or on the day of check-in, you will not be reimbursed for your booking costs under any circumstances. This is a very attractive proposition especially in the current climate and is provided at no cost on all new bookings as long as the arrival date is after 1st June 2020.We are happy to find the best available tee times and green fees and add them to your accommodation. Suggestions for dining are also available.
TRANSFERS & CAR HIRE
Transfers & Car hire are available from Scottish Airports, with transfer times taking approximately 1 hour 15 minutes.
Call us on 01604 633633 for further information