Exploring Dunfermline, Fife and Edinburgh ...

Exploring Dunfermline & Fife


Dunfermline is the ancient capital of Scotland, resting place of some of Scotland’s greatest medieval monarchs and birthplace of entrepreneur & philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. Today, it’s also a vibrant literary and cultural hub with spectacular coastlines and beautiful parks, family visitor attractions and the regular setting for TV and film productions including Outlander and Outlaw King.

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Exploring Edinburgh


Visit Edinburgh and discover a city like no other. Steeped in history, Edinburgh seamlessly blends old and new, providing locals with the perfect destination to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of a diverse and vibrant city.

The Inn at Charlestown is only 30 minutes from Edinburgh by car or train.

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Exploring Scotland

Scotland has incredible sights to see, events to get involved in, fascinating attractions to visit, and festivals to enjoy all year-round. So, there's really no excuse not to visit Scotland when there is so much to see and do.

The Inn at Charlestown is located in Central Scotland, only 5 minutes from the M90 and 25 minutes from Edinburgh Airport so is the perfect base for exploring Scotland.

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Our Favourite Local Attractions ...

Deep Sea World, North Queensferry - 15 minutes drive

Andrew Carnegie Birthplace Museum, Dunfermline - 8 minutes drive

Pittencrieff Park, Dunfermline - 10 minutes drive

Knockhill Racing Circuit, By Saline -  20 minutes drive 

Forth Bridges - North Queensferry - 10 minutes drive

Limekilns Beach & Promenade - 10 minutes walk

Dunfermline Abbey - 10 minutes drive

Broomhall Estate, Charlestown - 5 minutes walk

Charlestown Harbour - 5 minutes walk

Charlestown Lime Kilns - 5 minutes walk

Kingsgate Shopping Centre, Dunfermline - 10 minutes drive

Alhambra Theatre, Dunfermline - 10 minutes drive

Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline - 10 minutes drive

The Kelpies, Falkirk - 25 minutes drive

Falkirk Wheel, Falkirk - 30 minutes drive

Blair Drummond Safari Park, By Stirling - 30 minutes drive

Stirling Castle - 35 minutes drive

Edinburgh Castle - 35 minutes drive

Dunfermline Golf Course - 10 minutes drive

Hollywood Bowl - 15 minutes drive

Cluny Clays - 20 minutes drive

Historic Village of Culross - 10 minutes drive

Forth Boat Tours and Incholm - 10 minutes drive

Outlander Filming Locations - various


Address

Main Road
Charlestown, Fife, KY11 3EE, GB

About us

Welcome to The Inn At Charlestown. The Inn is a beautiful country hotel situated in the tranquil and picturesque village of Charlestown, only a 5 minute drive from the ancient city of Dunfermline. 

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