St Andrews is a popular visitor destination in Fife and its beaches are one of the main reasons for visiting. East Sands with its café, play park and easy access is an ideal venue for a fun filled family day out at the seaside.
Beach type: Sand
Nearest town: St Andrews
Local authority: Fife Council
OS Grid Reference: NO520163
Tourist Information Centre
70 Market Street
Phone 01334 472 021
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Forecast for Wednesday 21 November
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The New Inn is a traditional family-run pub, with a spacious beer garden, free Wi-Fi and free parking. The St Andrews’ golf courses and the town centre are close by. Details...
Dating from 1795, this traditional, elegant Georgian terraced house hotel rests in the heart of historic St Andrews. Details...
In St Andrews centre, just 10 minutes’ walk from West Sands Beach, Ogstons on North Street offers free parking, cooked breakfasts and a restaurant. The boutique-style bedrooms have free Wi-Fi. Details...
On the main street of St Andrews historic town centre, West Park House is a 5-minute walk from the university and less than 10 minutes' walk from the beach. There is a lounge with 46'' Sky TV, and free Wi-Fi throughout. Details...
Greyfriars Hotel is centrally located in St Andrews. Ideally situated within easy walking distance to many University Departments and buildings, shops, The Old Course. and many historic places of interest. Air Conditioning throughout entire hotel. Details...
Situated in the world-famous golf destination of St Andrews, Braeside House is a B&B with free parking 1 mile from the Old Course at St Andrews Links and a 10-minute drive from Saint Andrews Bay Golf Course. Details...
Cairnhill is a charming, mid-terrace cottage in the hamlet of Kilrenny, near Anstruther in Fife. The cottage can sleep six people in a ground floor king-size double room, which can be a twin on request, and a further double room and a twin room. Details...
Castle Cliff is a spacious semi-detached cottage close to the harbour and amenities in Cellardyke, a mile from Anstruther. The property has four double bedrooms, one with an en-suite shower room, and a gound floor children's bunk room. Details...
Seaspray is a terraced cottage in the pretty coastal village of St Monans on the Fife coast. The cottage sleeps six people and has two double bedrooms, one twin and a family bathroom. Details...
Fincraig’s Farm Cottage is superbly located in tranquil open farmland near the coastal town of Newport-on-Tay. The cottage sleeps four people and has one double bedroom, one twin bedroom, a bathroom, a kitchen, a dining room and a sitting room with a woodburner. Details...
Largo Bay View is a lovely apartment in an end-terrace cottage situated yards from the beach in the fishing village of Lower Largo, near St Andrews. Set over the first and second floors, this cottage sleeps four people in two bedrooms, consisting of one double and one twin, as well as a first floor bathroom. Details...
Rockville is a semi-detached cottage on the beach front in Leven, Fife. The cottage has one king-size double bedroom on the first floor with an en-suite shower room, while the rest of the property is set on the ground floor. Details...