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Come and see us at the Fife Show this weekend

May 17, 2019

There are certain traditions that cannot be skipped at the start of the summer season in Fife…berry picking, the first dip at West Sands and the annual Fife Show. The Show is a traditional agricultural event that has evolved into a great family day…

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Meet Aga

May 10, 2019

Rufflets’ housekeeping services are one of the many reasons that guests return to the hotel. Aga Tofil has been an indispensable part of the housekeeping team at Rufflets for thirteen years. Creating an authentic ‘home away from home’ experience is just one of the…

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Fun Trivia

May 3, 2019

A hotel isn’t simply a building full of rooms to spend the night, a restaurant to dine in and a bar to enjoy drinks at. It’s a place often full of history, fun facts and quirky details that you may not even have considered.…

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What’s on in May

April 26, 2019

We often enjoy mild weather in May without the typical summer crowds and extended daylight hours provide more time to explore the huge variety of outdoor festivals and shows taking place this month. If you are planning a stay in Fife, we recommend you…

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One a Penny, Two a Penny…

April 19, 2019

Hot Cross Buns are an Easter tradition that is thought to date back as far as the 12th century when an Anglican monk baked buns to distribute to the poor and marked them with a cross in honour of Good Friday. Over time they…

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What Guests Want

April 12, 2019

What matters most to hotel guests is a topic that has increasingly been grabbing the headlines of newspapers, business articles and blogs as guest review sites and industry studies claim to have the answers. Some of what is written can be misleading when comparing…

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