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Re-opening the Arthouse

The short video below provides a guided tour of the Arthouse and how we are adapting to include social distancing and other aspects of our “new normal”.


Ladybank is well served by public transport links to Edinburgh, Perth, Dundee and all parts of Fife. There are also several local taxi firms.

  • Sandy Robertson – 01337 830256
  • Freuchie Taxis – 01337 858722
  • Auchtermuchty Taxis – 01337 828214
  • Milburn Taxis – 01337 828928
  • Town & Country Taxis   – 01334 840444
  • Starfish Taxis – 07790 021000
  • Alys Taxis, Cupar – 01334 657885
  • A&J Taxis, Cupar – 01334 654049
  • MTS Taxis, Cupar – 01334 655644
  • M&M Taxis, Cupar – 01334 01334 657555


There are a number of accommodation options not far from Off the Rails Arthouse, Ladybank, including these:

Melville Escapes at Melville House – new self-catering accommodation can be in the ‘Tea House’ or in a beautiful yurt in the grounds of this historic building. Whichever you choose, the setting is stunning!

Greenlaw House is in Collessie, also offers self-catering in the Hayloft

Redlands Country House – near Ladybank. Only seems to offer bookings for min 2 nights but worth calling to check as the reviews are mainly excellent – and it has a hot tub!

Lomond Inn Hotel Freuchie

Moonzie House Studio  Very good reviews. Sleeps 4-8 (about 8 miles away.)

In a spectacular setting in the hills between Newburgh and Auchtermuchty, you will find 4-star Pitcairlie House and Holiday Apartments

Also just outside Auchtermuchty, you will find a 4-star self-catering conversion with leisure facilities at Newhill Farm Cottages

The Eco Lodges at Balmeadowside Farm, a 10 min drive from Ladybank, gets great reveiws and they do short breaks as well as longer bookings.

Near or in Cupar you will find…

Ferrymuir Stables
The Sheiling Bed and Breakfast, 4 East Rd, Cupar, Fife KY15 4HQ Tel 01334 653268
Wester Dura
Trip Advisor’s top 12 around Cupar – some overlap here and some are more towards St Andrews but that’s still quite close!

We also found these places on Air B&B:
Rumdewan, Kettlebridge (about a mile away, accommodates 5)

Leeward bed and breakfast:- based in Falkland which is about 5 miles away. https://www.airbnb.co.uk/rooms/7170515?s=vgr3UTGM     email:- timlees94@gmail.co.uk Has had very good reviews.

Shorehead, Newburgh (about 12 miles, twin room)
The Elm House (an eco house in Craigrothie that sleeps 8, min booking 4 nights)