Ultimate luxury for couples

Escape from the stresses of life and enjoy ultimate luxury for couples at one of our self catering cottages UK. This very open plan and surprisingly spacious luxury self catering cottage in the UK is completely unique and only a short drive from the city and popular Scottish wedding venues. If you are looking for something a bit different, but with luxury at the core then The Arches is a must, being one of the most popular cottage breaks in the UK.

Stunning interiors

The interiors of The Arches are stunning and contemporary but with quirky country twists at this luxury self catering cottage. There isn’t another property like The Arches and it has plenty of ‘WOW’ moments.  

Private spa 

The huge master suite upstairs is private from the rest of the world with a bespoke Scandinavian inspired sauna, double shower, under floor heating and a freestanding stone bath.

Private location

It is semi-detached but designed to offer privacy with your own enclosed courtyard for relaxing in the hot tub or enjoying al fresco dining.

The Arches enjoys the sun throughout the day but you can also catch the evening sun on sun-loungers in the second mini garden.

Leave your worries behind and get lost in this romantic cottage break in the UK.

The Arches is a semi detached steading conversion on Braeside of Lindores Farm which is located between Newburgh village and Lindores village on the A913 in Fife, Scotland – KY14 6HU

The Arches are not near the working farm buildings the property is located up a hill which is ideal for the views and peace.   There are 5 other homes nearby in this quiet and beautiful part of the world.

1 mile from Newburgh village with Co-op, bakery, butcher, pubs, post office and garage and Lindores Abbey Distillery

30 minutes drive from St Andrews and Dundee

60 minutes drive from Edinburgh

90minutes drive from Glasgow and Aberdeen


Drive slowly up the farm road (kids/dogs could be playing) and turn RIGHT at the T-junction away from the farm buildings.  Follow the farm track passing red tiled cottages on your left.  Continue along the farm track which turns LEFT up a hill. Drive into the stone walled entrance and parking area signposted The Arches.

  • Superking or Twin room set up
  • Hot tub
  • Wood burning stove
  • Freestanding stone bath
  • Sauna
  • Double shower
  • Two toilets
  • Double sofa bed
  • Two SMART TV’s
  • DVD
  • Bluetooth music system
  • Free WIFI
  • 4G
  • Mood lighting
  • Wine Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Fridge/ Freezer
  • 4 Ring induction hob
  • Electric oven
  • BBQ
  • Dishwasher tablets/soap
  • Tea/Coffee/Sugar
  • Oven gloves/dishcloths
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Waffle robes
  • Hairdryer
  • Enclosed courtyard
  • Patio furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Books/Mags/Games
  • Private parking
  • Bike rack
  • Storage
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Clothes rail/pegs
Check in 5pm

Check out 12noon

Early check in and late check-out are possible on occasion just get in touch nearer the time to ask.

What’s included?  

The price for all properties includes accommodation, hot tub, linen, towels, electricity, heating, board games, DVD player, dishwasher, washer/dryer machine, microwave, electric oven, fridge/freezer, hairdryers, iron, coffee, tea, sugar, all kitchen amenities plus dishwasher tablets, fairy liquid and tea towels.  Private parking, safe enclosed garden, 4G and free WIFI.

Beauty Treatments – We suggest you liaise directly with the mobile beauticians to book treatments sooner rather than later to avoid disappointment.  Availability cannot be guaranteed.

Horse holidays – Please contact us to check equestrian facility availability before you book any accommodation.  Even though accommodation is available there is no guarantee equestrian facilities are also available.  We will let you know quickly if they are.

Shooting – The shooting season runs between 1st September and 28th of February annually.  Guests are still welcome to walk on the farm but for safety we request they stick to designated farm routes and respect signs closing off any areas. If you are interested in attending a driven game day we will liaise with the gamekeeper to check availability. We will also need to ask you a few questions about your experience for safety.


50% deposit secures the booking

50% of remaining balance due 4 weeks prior to check in

No charges for credit card or debit card booking payments.

We request credit card details are supplied with a pre approved balance of £300 to cover us for the unlikely event of any damages or breakages during your stay.

Booking Confirmation

When you submit a booking via our online reservation system you will receive an automatic generated booking summary by email to the email address you provide in the booking form.  This does not form a contract between us.  A contract shall only arise when your booking is subsequently confirmed in writing via a letter of confirmation sent to you by email.

Provisional booking can be held for 7 days but we suggest you confirm with a deposit or full payment to secure your dates and avoid disappointment.

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Due to these unprecedented times – different government travel restrictions may sadly stop our existing bookings from staying even after lockdown is eased.  We may end up releasing dates for holiday house breaks that currently show no availability. Let us know if you’d like to hear from us should existing customers cancel.