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Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
St Monans, Fife, Scotland

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BornToSle...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 4 Contributor
28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Lovely house”
Reviewed 4 February 2018 for a stay in February 2018

My husband, my dad, and I enjoyed 3 nights in Periwinkle in February and we’re really pleased with our choice. It’s on a very nice street just a few moments from the fife coastal path, there is plenty of parking and lots to explore nearby even if St Monans itself doesn’t have a great deal (which in my opinion goes in its favour) other than a small shop, a Chinese takeaway, a cafe.
The house itself is really nicely equipped with all the essentials plus things like teapots, ice cube trays, thermos flask etc which makes it like a home away from home. The fridge had been supplied with milk, and there was a small amount of tea, coffee and sugar plus a few things like salt and pepper. The heating is very efficient so the house is warm and cozy which I particularly appreciated (Scotland in winter brrrrrr). There is a main bedroom with a double bed, second bedroom with two single beds and a third smaller room with bunk beds, and one modern bathroom with bath and shower.
I feel the bathroom would benefit from some sort of shelf where you could place cosmetics etc (there is a small cupboard but I know I’d forget things if I put them in there), but that is just me nitpicking.
The keyless entry system was very convenient and it was good knowing the caretaker of the house lives in the same street.
My dad is already planning a return visit, and I would book again for sure: shame it’s a 5 hour drive from where I live!

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Management Response
20 Feb 2018
Thank you for your review, we very much appreciate your summary, glad you found the house cosy and will certainly consider your suggestion of a shelf for the bathroom. We look forward to welcoming you/ your father in the future.
Best wishes,
Beverley Wallace
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Diane K
2 reviews
“Fantastic Apartment”
Reviewed 22 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Had a wonderful two days in Periwinkle with my wee family. A beautiful and well furnished apartment. A real home from home. Absolutely spotless and everything you need. Will definitely be visiting again.

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Management Response
25 Oct 2017
Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you and your family again. Beverley Wallace
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ruthswall...
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Lovely house in St Monans”
Reviewed 26 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

My husband and I stayed at Ken and Beverley's house for a few days in March 2017. The house itself is lovely - very clean, well furnished and with everything you could need for cooking etc. St Monans is a peaceful town, ideally located for exploring Fife. We would recommend walking along the Fife coastal path - very beautiful!

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Management Response
28 Mar 2017
Thank you for your review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay.
Best wishes, Beverley Wallace
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Aneliese...
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Fantastically clean and welcoming.”
Reviewed 28 May 2016 for a stay in February 2016

Third visit to this lovely house, always spotlessly clean. Located in a small village with access to local shops and dining. Fully equipped with kitchen facilities and television and wifi. Games, toys, videos, books and DVDs to suit all from toddles to adults. House is lovely and warm during the winter, owner extremely helpful as was her agent Helen who is based locally. Dogs are welcome... And mine throroughly enjoyed it!!

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Howard B
Bradford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“really good”
Reviewed 24 September 2015 for a stay in September 2015

cosy comfortable clean and spacious. like a home not a rental property. everything you needed for a great stay. lovely outside garden especially when sun shines. village interesting and friendly. again everything you need within easy walking distance.would love to come again. thanks

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 65+
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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