UK Hotels

Five Star Sexism - Hotels and Restaurants That Treat Women Like Second Class Citizens

Madame Allsorts | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Madame Allsorts

In balance to my oestrogen-fuelled argument, there are the crusaders to dinning equality which should be celebrated. The Belmond group seem to have tackled the problem with one simple question, "Who would like to try the wine?" ...Oh how simple the key to dining equality needs to be!

The Coolest Hotels Around the World Right Now

Andrea Magrath | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrea Magrath

Is the offer of an all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet just not impressing you anymore? These unique properties offer something extraordinary, from infinity pools suspended above the jungle, to a floating suite in the ocean, and a bed 155m deep in a silver mine.

A Weekend in South Beach, Miami

Vogue.fr | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Vogue.fr

By Isabelle Granger South Beach is the place to be in Miami right now, with on-trend hotels, restaurants with unforgettable views and edgy art galler...

Where Are the World's Best Hotels?

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Destinations are ranked according to the reputation of their hotels, based on over 82 million hotel reviews and ratings aggregated from over 200 online booking sites. Included in the list are destinations with at least 130 hotels and 60 reviews.

Black Labrador Is A Full Time Concierge At Boston's Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK

What to tip the hotel concierge – a coin, a note… a sweet potato and venison treat? For Catie Copley the latter would be preferable. The 13-year-o...

Booking a Hostel: Choosing the Right One for You

Nola Chesworth | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nola Chesworth

Choosing which hostel to book when you go away on your travels can be a somewhat daunting experience; there are so many to choose from, and you of course want to find the one that will suit you the most.

Growth in Hospitality and the War for Talent

Ian Burke | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK
Ian Burke

If the industry misses this trick, it will be faced with an ever growing talent gap, and a skills shortage which could seriously hamper the industry's growth prospects.

Seven Hotels Featured in Films This Year

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Some hotels served as filming locations, such as Boston's Fairmont Copley Plaza in American Hustle and the Aria Resort & Casino in Last Vegas. Others were used to signify other locations, such as Los Angeles' Langham Pasadena...

New York Hotels - Where to Stay?

Emyr Thomas | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

As a regular visitor to New York, I usually struggle with where to stay. A bit of downtown cool or uptown sophistication? Cool Soho or beautiful Central Park?

A Hotel. Shaped Like A Colon.

ITN | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Tech

In Belgium you can stay in a hotel shaped like a human colon. Seriously......

Five Chocolate Hotels for Valentine's Day

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

From our very own Bournemouth to Paris and Mexico, guests can enjoy chocolate breakfasts, cocktails and even chocolate body treatments at these carefully selected establishments.

Three Grim Facts About Hotel Rooms

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

In this scenario, if the pub is your hotel, then that bowl of peanuts is your room. If you've ever wondered about the comforter on your bed (which...

Into the Eye of the Storm - 24 Blustery Hours in Brighton

Nick Jones | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Jones

With my inevitable post-Christmas return to work looming large on the horizon, I decided that a quick family getaway was in order, one last hurrah with my wife and daughter before I had to go back to the daily commuter grind.

My Formula for Avoiding Blue Monday

Nick Jones | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Jones

Well if you ask me the whole December/January transition is ridiculous. Being a glutton one minute and then abstaining the next seems like a sure fire recipe for a bipolar episode. Surely we would all be much better off changing our habits in a less drastic fashion? Perhaps we could start a detox in February... or March... maybe July?

10 Best Spa Breaks for January

Mark Hodson | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

Once the Christmas party season is over, thoughts inevitably turn to those twin January obsessions: diet and detox. But instead of signing up for an expensive gym membership that you'll never use, why not escape the winter gloom with a few days on a spa break, with nothing more strenuous to do than choose your treatments and splash in a pool?

What Really Happens When Your Hotel Room Is Being Cleaned?

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As you pass your hotel maid in the corridor you may wonder if she or he is secretly whooping it up while you're out, eating bon bons and trying on you...

Is Ras Al Khaimah the Next Dubai?

Mark Hodson | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mark Hodson

Few tourists are familiar with the name, but Ras Al Khaimah is being widely touted as the next Dubai. RAK, as it's known locally, is one of the "other" emirates, along with oil-rich Abu Dhabi, that make up the United Arab Emirates.Few tourists are familiar with the name, but Ras Al Khaimah is being widely touted as the next Dubai. RAK, as it's known locally, is one of the "other" emirates, along with oil-rich Abu Dhabi, that make up the United Arab Emirates.

Man Who Put Fire Extinguisher Up Bottom Walks Free

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK

The chap who rampaged through a Premier Inn hotel whilst masturbating with a fire extinguisher hose up his bottom has walked free from court - with an...

Naked Hotel Guest Hurled Racist Abuse & Masturbated With Fire Extinguisher Up His Bottom

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A hotel guest made his stay at a London branch of a Premier Inn a memorable one by rampaging through the corridors naked, with a fire extinguisher hos...

London's Best Hotel Suites

Emyr Thomas | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

With so many excellent hotels, ranging from 5 star grandes dames to modern, stylish boutique hotels, read my guide to some of London's best hotel suites.

Nine Haunted Castles for Halloween

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 31.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Has this Halloween inspired you to check in to some spooky accommodation? Europe is home to a number of historic castles converted to luxury hotels and gourmet restaurants. Autumn and Winter presents the perfect time of year to discover some local history and check in to these unique hotels.

L.A | Where to Stay, Where to Eat

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

"You're going to L.A? Why? You'll get bored!" remarked a friend on the east coast, before my very first visit to L.A, "you should visit New York instead." And though I love New York, there's something about Los Angeles that will have me coming back, again and again.

Travel Eye: The Best of Manchester

Karen Edwards | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Karen Edwards

There is something about the spirit of Manchester that welcomes you right in. I'm not sure if it's the cosy bars, the music-mad locals, the ease in being able to walk everywhere, or the Mancunian accent (I love the accent), but each time I visit something draws me further into the heart of this city and now, I find it difficult to leave.

Trend: Ten Cube Hotels

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 23.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

The concept of the cube hotel first emerged in Spain, and has grown in popularity in recent years to spread to many diverse corners of the world, from the Swedish Lapland to the Australian Outback and the coast of Thailand.

Great Northern Hotel and Plum and Spilt Milk, London - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

When I was asked to review Great Northern Hotel and it's restaurant Plum and Spilt Milk, I picked a free Friday evening and couldn't wait to spend the evening staying in Central London with my other half Steve.