Privacy Policy

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What personal information we collect

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Information provided directly and how we use it

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Securing your personal information

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We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. We’ll notify you by posting a notice of any changes on this site.

This policy was last updated, and is effective from 01/02/2022.

Ground floor

  • 1 comfortable sitting room for 8
  • Gas burning stove
  • Writing desk for mobile working
  • Upper outdoor terrace with outdoor seating with views of Anstruther harbour
  • 1 twin bedroom with hanging storage


Upper floor

  • 1 king-size bedroom with writing desk and hanging storage 
  • 1 king-size bedroom with hanging storage
  • 1 twin bedroom with hanging storage
  • All linen and towels provided
  • Hairdryers (x2)
  • 1 bathroom with walk-in shower
  • 1 WC


Lower level

  • 1 full size family bathroom with toilet, bath and walk-in shower
  • 1 fully fitted kitchen with all required appliances – dishwasher, hob, fridge, oven, microwave, toaster
  • Coffee machine with pods provided
  • Washing machine
  • Drying rail
  • Ice machine
  • Kitchen island with dining stools for 2
  • Dining table for 8
  • Lower outdoor terrace with outdoor dining furniture and seating area



  • Parking for 2 cars directly across from the property
  • Sorry no pets and no parties



  • Samsung The Serif TV with AppleTV,
  • WiFi Fibre Connection
  • Bang & Olufsen Bluetooth speaker
  • Punkt USB chargers available in all bedrooms
  • DAB digital radion with Bluetooth
  • Mobile coverage dependant on network



The house is located in the beautiful east coast town of Anstruther, within the C-listed building, formerly the infamous Smuggler’s Inn, a former 18th-century coach-house. Sitting on the edge of the Dreel River with views of Anstruther harbour, the house is ideally located for golf lovers, walkers, foodies and watersports enthusiasts. The position of the house offers the perfect base to allow you to enjoy the local area to the fullest or to unwind and enjoy the tranquillity that the house has to offer.


Pricing info

Check availability and book your stay at Ainster House through our InnStyle calendar below.

Nightly rates for 2022 start at £275 per night in low season rising to £300 per night in summer – three-night minimum booking.

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All our bookings are handled using our secure third party site InnStyle.