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Rockslea, St. Monans

Large Dining Area for relaxing and entertaining
24 reviews
Large Dining Area for relaxing and entertaining
Rockslea in its Glory!
Rockslea from the sea.
The Snug
Window Seat in the Snug looking out to Sea
Modern well equipped seaside themed kitchen
Modern Gas Range Cooker for those who enjoy cooking
Log Burner in the kitchen / dining area - warm and inviting after a walk on the beach
Get lost in the Super King Sized Bed
Ensuite off the master bedroom
Bedroom 2. Waken up to a breath taking view every single morning!
Room with a view
170 year old original stair and balustrade
Welcome Home
The ever changing sea from the front step
St Monans Harbour on a typical summer day
Blue skies and blue water in the Harbour
The welly boot garden - only a welly throw away
Pot of gold at the Bass Rock as seen from the front door
Even on a grey day, Rockslea looks good from the sea
Fun on the beach
Welcome to Rockslea
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
St Monans, Fife, Scotland
Rockslea has the one of the best locations in St Monans with views out over the Firth of Forth and the local harbour, where there is always life and activity.

Set on the sea front and on the Fife Coastal path with unobstructed views over the Firth of Forth, Rockslea is a grade C listed fisherman's cottage built around 1850. You could quite literally throw a stone in the water from the front door! This beautiful cottage has been lovingly restored offering premium accommodation for up to four people. Rockslea's terrace, at the front of the house provides for an excellent sun trap, perfect for relaxing and early evening drinks.

Rockslea is equipped to a very high standard with free wifi provided for guests convenience, 40inch smart TV with blue ray dvd player to keep the kids entertained.

Rockslea's lounge is warm and inviting...
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About the Owner
Gus M
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Excellent - based on 24 reviews
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Sandringham, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

My dad booked Rockslea for a week that included dad, my sister and I and Poppy the dog. I was over from Australia. The cottage is beautiful and has all the amenities set in a fabulous location overlooking the sea from both levels within the cottage. Truly a home from home. Only a short drive to all the other surrounding...

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We are absolutely delighted that you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Gus and Lindsey


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North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Dallas, TX
Level 6 Contributor
206 reviews
52 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2017 for a stay in June 2017

The property has been renovated in recent years with a focus on providing an inviting beach cottage feel, which I believe has been achieved. All rooms, aside from the second bathroom are spacious and comfortable. Although the second bathroom is quite small it is nice that there are two bathrooms. In addition to being a beautiful cottage, the location was...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Twins
    1 Super King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 725
R 1 725
16 Apr 2018 -
27 Jun 2018
Mid 18
3 nights
R 1 811
R 9 486
28 Jun 2018 -
15 Aug 2018
Peak 18
3 nights
R 2 070
R 12 245
16 Aug 2018 -
28 Oct 2018
High 18
3 nights
R 1 897
R 9 486
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Pet : R 172 / stay - Fee
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Getting around
The cottage is situated on the Fife Coastal Path and is popular with walkers. It is possible to walk along the coastal path to the neighbouring villages or simply to the Diving Gannet or East Pier Smokehouse for an ice cream or lunch.

There is a regular bus service available from the main road to neighbouring villages and towns including St Andrews.

The road network is straight forward for using your car to get around for sighseeing and shopping or a visit to one of the many beaches and golf courses close by.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Edinburgh: 50.0 km
Railway: Cupar / Leuchars / Kirkcaldy: 20.0 km
For a parking at the house, we always part against the sea wall immediately outside the cottage. The road is very quiet with the traffic predominately being foot traffic with walkers as we are on the Fife Coastal Path route.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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