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Rufflets Hotel

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This luxury family hotel, situated in 10 acres of secluded gardens, has been under the same family ownership for over 60 years. Located a few minutes' drive from the centre of town, golf courses and beaches, the hotel is popular with couples and families. Rufflets is surrounded by mature gardens which supply the fine dining restaurant. Free parking and WiFi.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Babysitting
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Park View
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Dundee Airport17 km
Edinburgh Airport54 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located on the B 939, to the west of St. Andrews, and approx 10 minutes from the City centre by car. This is a country house with a difference. There is no gym or swimming pool - it is almost "old worldly", but in a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Jean L
Response from StephenOwen, General Manager at Rufflets HotelResponded 3 days ago

Dear Jean Many thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback - it does appear that for the most part the stay with us was a very good one. Will pass on your comments on the food portion sizes and discuss with Chef. With...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this beautiful hotel. It is absolutely faultless. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Rooms are prepared to such a high standard and are so comfortable and well appointed. Food is to die for.More

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from StephenOwen, General Manager at Rufflets HotelResponded 6 days ago

I always like to think that this little part of Fife is paradise itself - and I am pleased to see that you felt that Rufflets is very much on that level. Delighted that you enjoyed the food that we serve in Seasons Restaurant. Many...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Yet a further return to this excellent Hotel, now been 5 or 6 times and not ever disappointed. Restaurant food, especially Dinner always excels. Very clean and well maintained establishment. Only negative comment on last visit was that bed was a bit on the soft...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from StephenOwen, General Manager at Rufflets HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Norven Really pleased to see that yet again we have been able to provide a great experience, especially good to see how much you have enjoyed dinner in Seasons Restaurant. Have noted the comment on the soft bed - do mention this the next...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the above hotel to celebrate one of our friends recent birthday. Thought it would be special to go along to one of our local hotels since we all know it and like it. We opted for the Sparkling wine option and it was...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have a one night stay at Rufflets this weekend with family and it was brilliant. From the level of service from the staff (who were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful) to the layout of the rooms, the hotel itself is lovely. We had dinner at...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from StephenOwen, General Manager at Rufflets HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

As ever it is great to be able to see when our guests have had such a strong experience, both at the hotel, and our Seasons Restaurant. Sorry that we werent able to fix the weather for the anniversary - although I do agree that...More

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Safari18817210312
27 November 2018|
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Response from Safari18817210312 |
Hi I was talking about the bar menu not the food menu
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ASwede
15 February 2018|
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Response from StephenOwen | Property representative |
Thanks for the message. If you email our reservations team to say you are interested in the Open 2021 week. We will be finalising prices in the next week and once done will be able to quote.
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veraglyn
27 September 2017|
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Response from StephenOwen | Property representative |
Hi David I am afraid that dogs aren’t allowed into any area of the main house. We do have 4 rooms in external buildings that we allow dogs into. Regards Stephen
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Room Tips
"Best view is over the gardens at the back, which is also quieter. Rooms to the front face over the drive..."
travelinglight66
2 weeks ago
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"Be sure you ask the size of bed."
D1452IEpatm
3 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room that overlooks the garden!"
FrequentFlier512674
4 Oct 2018
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"do not stay in room 16 unless you are hard of hearing"
brianarennie
22 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$136 - US$432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
rufflets country house hotel st. andrewsrufflets country hotelrufflets country st andrews
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Rufflets Country House Hotel
LOCATION
United KingdomScotlandSt Andrews
NUMBER OF ROOMS
23
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