Kincardine to Limekilns

We are delighted to promote the following businesses as members of our Welcome Port programme. Fife Coastal Path users will be assured of a warm welcome when they visit.

Many of our Welcome Ports are encouraging their guests to leave their mark on a new plan to help maintain Fife’s natural heritage for future generations via the Big Green Footprint Scheme; to learn more about the scheme please click here


The Red Lion Inn
Low Causeway 
KY12 8HN

Tel: 01383 880225

A traditional family run inn which is the centre of village life in the Royal Burgh of Culross. This coastal village is a living museum of 16th and 17th century life, with many of its buildings restored to their former glory. A warm and welcoming venue for a break while exploring this part of the Fife Coastal Path.

For further information and contact details click here.


Biscuit Cafe
Little Sandhaven
KY12 8JG

Tel: 01383 882050

The Biscuit Cafe is a small cafe serving amazing coffee, teas, soup, sandwiches and other hot and cold food.
Bright and spacious yet cosy with a beautiful garden where you can also sit and enjoy our food during the summer. The ideal place for lunch after visiting the beautiful medieval village of Culross.

For further information click here to visit our website.



The Elgin Hotel and Restaurant   
KY11 3EE

Tel: 01383 872257

The Elgin Hotel is a beautiful country house hotel situated in the tranquil and picturesque village of Charlestown. Whether you are staying with us or simply dropping by for lunch or dinner you can enjoy beautiful views from the hotel.  During the summer months you can sit outside and enjoy the views from our beautiful gardens over the Firth of Forth, The Pentland Hills and the world famous Forth Bridges.

For further information and contact details click here.



The Ship Inn  
Halketts Hall
KY11 3HJ

Tel: 01383 872247

Situated on the promenande of this once thriving industrial seaside town the Ship Inn and its proprietors Ian and Claire will give you a warm welcome.  Hot and Cold food is served daily with a wide variety of menu choices. Please stop off and sample a drink while looking out across the amazing views of the Forth.

If you would like further information please contact Ian or Claire on 01383 872247.


Our most recent Coastal Survey showed that over £25m was generated for the local economy by the Fife Coastal Path. We are always interested in hearing from entreprenuers who feel they can provide Welcome Port facilities. So if you have a business close to the route, please click here for futher details on how to join the scheme.