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The Garden Holidays - Greives Cottage

  • Sleeps up to 8
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 0 pets allowed
Car parking on site
A beautiful large cottage set within the grounds of Backhouse Rossie Estate where you can explore the stunning manicured gardens and woodlands.
Ground Floor:
Living room: With wood burner, Smart TV.
Dining room.
Kitchen: With electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.
Bedroom 1: With kingsize bed.
Bedroom 2: With double bed.
Bathroom: With shower over bath, and toilet.
First Floor:
Bedroom 3: With double bed and en-suite with shower cubicle and toilet.
Bedroom 4: With twin beds.
Biomass central heating, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Initial fuel for wood burner included.
Private parking for 3 cars. No smoking.
If you love manicured gardens, stately homes and walled gardens, then you will love staying at Greives Cottage. This beautiful four bedroom detached cottage can be found in the heart of the stunning Backhouse Rossie Estate in Fife, full of style and character. Ideal for a large family or a group of friends looking to enjoy and appreciate the stunning surroundings of this exquisite estate. Backhouse Rossie Estate is home to some of the most exciting, rare and beautiful plants, a beautiful walled garden, and is set in a historic landscape where plants and produce are cultivated for you to enjoy during your stay or for you to take home. There is so much to explore & discover in this peaceful oasis. It truly is a beautiful and peaceful setting along with views to the Lomond Hills.
Should you wish to bring more family or friends you can always book the Garden View Cottages which is just across the courtyard. One of the benefits of choosing to stay in this idealistic setting is a free garden entry ticket for each guest. There is a café where you can go and enjoy breakfast, lunch and tea! Backhouse Rossie is one of only nine private gardens in Scotland to be awarded Partner Garden Status by The Royal Horticultural Society. Whilst staying here why not explore the wild garlic walk and woodland walk in refreshing dappled shade to discover Covenanters tomb dating from the 1600’s. Enjoy the Backhouse Heritage Daffodils awarded national Collection status. Backhouse at Rossie Estate has a wonderful variety of activities for the whole family, such as the Grass Labyrinth, Bear Walk, Nine Hole Putting, Secret Evergreen Grotto and lots more.
Greives Cottage is within easy reach of many popular towns and picturesque villages where you will find plenty of things to see and do. Falkland has many attractions including Falkland Palace, Outlander Trail along with charming village shops and cafés is less than 10-minute drive away. Visit Collesie one of the cutest little villages in the area. Fife Zoo is just 5 minutes away by car. Looking for even more adventure, then head to St. Andrews, a 30-minute drive away where you can play on some of the world’s most famous golf course or spend the day shopping whilst enjoying the lovely selection of shops on offer. Dundee is 30 minutes’ drive where you will find the V&A Museum, or visit one of the charming, picturesque fishing villages dotted along the East Neuk of Fife coastline. Edinburgh can be reached in under an hour’s drive.
Greives Cottage (UK39958) can be booked together with Garden View (UK39949) to accommodate up to 12 guests.


Detached Property
Garden or Patio
Golf nearby
Ground Floor Facilities
Grouped Property
Open Fire or Woodburner
Parking - On Site
Woodburning Stove


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • No pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please

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