Murray Library Hostel

Top choice hostel in Anstruther
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Set in a handsome, red-sandstone waterfront building that once housed the local library, this hostel is beautifully furnished and equipped. There are four- to six-bed dorms, many with sea views, plus private twins and doubles, a gorgeous modern kitchen and a comfortable lounge.

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Quick description

Murray Library Hostel provides beachfront accommodation in Anstruther. Among the facilities at this property are a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage space, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The hostel has family rooms. The rooms in the hostel are fitted with a kettle. At Murray Library Hostel rooms come with a seating area. Dundee is 38 km from the accommodation, while St Andrews is 16 km from the property. The nearest airport is Dundee Airport, 40 km from Murray Library Hostel.

Important information

Please note that the private toilets and showers at the property are not en suite.


  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Beachfront
  • Games room
  • Family rooms
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Wifi
  • Shared stationery such as printed menus, magazines, pens, and paper removed
  • First aid kit available
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Cashless payment available
  • Wifi available in all areas
  • Guests have the option to cancel any cleaning services for their accommodation during their stay
  • Linens, towels and laundry washed in accordance with local authority guidelines
  • Access to health care professionals
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Physical distancing rules followed
  • Internet services
  • Library


  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Laundry
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Luggage storage


  • Safety deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Non-smoking throughout


  • Free WiFi available