Region: Scotland

Disabled Facilities: Yes

Category: Accommodation & Residential Trips

Address: Murray Library Hostel, Shore Street, Anstruther, KY10 3EA

Contact: 01333 311 123



We’re a newly open hostel in the secluded part of Scotland, Anstruther, in the East Neuk of Fife.

The Auld historical library has been totally refurbished to accommodate up to 28 people in cosy rooms all with stunning views over the sea.

All the towns amenities are in the vicinity, supermarket, shops and restaurant including the famous fish and chips.

We pride ourselves on providing a safe, clean, professional and friendly service in a quiet and peaceful environment.

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What group sizes do you cater for?

We welcome groups of all sizes and can accommodate up to 28 people.

Please give information regarding room sizes and room facilities?

There is a mix of 6 bed dorm, 4 bed dorm and twin/double rooms splitted between the 1st and the 2nd floor. There are plenty of bathrooms to share on each floors.

The common areas are located on the ground floor.

What is the cost of the accommodation?

Each group inquiry is done on a request basis, our discounted rate begin at £16 per person and per night, bed only.

What is your process for booking pre arranged risk assessments?

We can carry on risks assessments for teacher prior to check-in. There are weekly fire drills and assessments as well as a weekly legionella control. Please feel free to visit us anytime and carry your own risk assessments.

Does your Accommodation have a booking contact?

You can contact the reception at 01 333 311 123  or

The on-site manager is Yann

Do you have first aid on site or will the group need to bring a qualified first aider?

We do not have a first aid on site and the group would need to bring a qualified first aider

Please list facilities available.

We do have a big and bright fully equipped kitchen where you can enjoy your own breakfast and dinner.

There is a spacious and comfortable lounge where to rest after your daily activities, the lounge is the perfect place if you wish to organize meetings, we can arrange a projector to be brought, this space can be privatised.  

WiFi access is free and throughout the hostel.

We do have laundry facilities, staff will assist you. We have hairdryers available for hire. We have towels available to hire.

We have a 24 hour on site staff. We offer luggage storage. We have lockers for everyone and linen is included.

What are your disabled facilities?

We have a room on the ground floor  with disabled access (fitted with wheelchair access), and emergency cord in the specially designed private bathroom.

What are your opening days and hours?

We are open 24 hours a day 365 days per year..

Do you have any testimonials from previous schools we can include?

On Saturday the 19th/11/2016,

“Thank you for enabling the trip - from what I saw your hostel was perfect. Perhaps next time we can come in warmer weather - and the boats are running out to the islands.”

M.W., Lecturer School of Design, Edinburgh College of Art, University of Edinburgh

Age of Children / Pupils: 5 – 7 years 8 – 10 years 11 – 13 years 14 – 16 years College University

Months Open: All Year Round January February March April May June July August September October November December

Accommodation Type: Hostels

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