About us

Find out about the local area, the history of the house, and what we do now.

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Local area

Burntisland is a small town in Fife, within easy distance of Edinburgh, Dundee, and St Andrews.

Black and white photo of The Beach House and the beach, showing people in Victorian dress.


The house was built in the late 1800s as the town bath house, and was run for most of its life as a tearoom.

Community and environment

Sitting right on the beachfront, it’s important to do what we can to help the environment and local community.