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January 10, 2020
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Rufflets

A peek into our archives

January 10, 2020

Did you know that Rufflets is recognised as one of the oldest established hotels in St Andrews? It was one of the first country house hotels in Scotland when it opened in 1952, but it wasn’t always a hotel. Until 1924 the ten acres…

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Dressing your cake for Christmas

December 13, 2019

Welcome back to the second part of our Christmas cake series. Last time, chef had shared his traditional Christmas cake recipe and if you baked your cake in October or early November and have been feeding it every week or so with whisky, brandy…

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Fun Christmas Facts

December 6, 2019

Have you ever wondered how some of our most popular Christmas traditions started? Why we decorate our homes with a Christmas tree, kiss under the mistletoe or why different countries have different names for Father Christmas? Many of our Christmas traditions have interesting origins,…

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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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Gardens to visit in Fife

April 5, 2019

There is no better time to explore Fife’s gardens than Spring when they are in full bloom. From beds of colourful tulips to vibrant displays of rhododendrons and delicate blossoms, it’s easy to lose yourself in the tranquillity of the many, beautiful grounds and…

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What you need to know for the 2019 golf season

March 15, 2019

If you are like me, the anticipation of the new golf season starts to cause a wee bit of an itch (nothing contagious) and thoughts turn to whether or not the clubs were cleaned properly on their last outing and have the water-proofs dried…

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