Located in St. Andrews, a 13-minute walk from St Andrews East Sands Beach and 0.7 miles from St Andrews University, Helens Lea provides accommodations with amenities such as free WiFi and a TV. The vacation home is a 14-minute walk from St Andrews Cathedral.

The vacation home is fitted with 3 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, and 1 bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer.

If you would like to discover the area, cycling is possible nearby.

The nearest airport is Dundee Airport, 16 miles from Helens Lea.

Helens Lea has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 31, 2014

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 6
Three-Bedroom Holiday Home
  • Bedroom 1: 2 twin beds
  • Bedroom 2: 1 full bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 full bed
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Closest beaches
  • West Sands Beach

    West Sands Beach

    9.3 Wonderful beach
    3,300 feet from property
  • St Andrews East Sands Beach

    St Andrews East Sands Beach

    9.1 Wonderful beach
    3,550 feet from property

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What's nearby
  • The Old Course at St. Andrew's Golf Course
    0.4 miles
  • St Andrews - Eden Course
    0.4 miles
  • St Andrews - New Course
    0.4 miles
  • St Andrews University
    0.5 miles
  • St Andrews Cathedral
    0.5 miles
  • St Andrews - Jubilee Course
    0.5 miles
  • St Andrews - Strathtyrum Course
    1.3 miles
  • Fairmont St Andrews Bay Golf Course
    2.5 miles
  • Kingsbarns Golf Links
    6.4 miles
  • Hill of Tarvit Mansion
    8.4 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Forgan's St Andrews
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Costa Coffee
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Discovery Point
    10.6 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Lake Witch Lake
    0.3 miles
  • River River Leven
    20.3 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • West Sands Beach
    3,300 feet
  • St Andrews East Sands Beach
    3,550 feet
  • Tentsmuir Beach
    3 miles
Closest Airports
  • Dundee Airport
    11.8 miles
  • Edinburgh Airport
    34.4 miles
How to get to Helens Lea from Dundee Airport
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Amenities of Helens Lea
No parking available.
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Linens
  • Private Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
  • Laptop safe
  • TV
Room Amenities
Extra comfort
  • Private entrance
  • Ironing facilities
  • Iron
  • Cycling
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
Safety & security
  • Carbon monoxide detector
Languages Spoken
  • English
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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7:00 AM - 9:00 AM


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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

No cribs or extra beds are available.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Helens Lea accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note that the full amount of the reservation is due before arrival. Cottages.com will send a confirmation with detailed payment information. After full payment is taken, the property's details, including the address and where to pick up the keys, will be sent to you by email.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Helens Lea

  • Helens Lea offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling

  • Check-in at Helens Lea is from 5:00 PM, and check-out is until 9:00 AM.

  • Helens Lea has the following number of bedrooms:

    • 3 bedrooms

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  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Helens Lea by:

    • Car 28min

  • The prices at Helens Lea may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Yes, Helens Lea is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Helens Lea is 1,950 feet from the center of St. Andrews.

  • Helens Lea can accommodate this group size:

    • 6 guests

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