UK Hotels

How To Choose A Family-Friendly Hotel You’ll Secretly Love Yourself

Jackie Gallego | Posted 29.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It’s true that many of us choose a family-friendly hotel based on what it offers for children. That can mean noisy kids’ clubs, dining options tha...

These Magical Hotels Will Inspire You To Book A Holiday

Jackie Gallego | Posted 17.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Everyone deserves a little indulgence from time to time, and that’s especially true on holiday. But everyone’s idea of luxury is different. These ...

You Can Now Anchor Down For The Night In Belfast's Titanic Hotel

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 11.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

It’s been 20 years since the Titanic movie broke our hearts, leaving us all wondering what would’ve happened if Rose had let Jack climb aboard her...

Venue Coordinators And Independent Wedding Planners

Christina Barker | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Christina Barker

Many people believe there is no point having an independent wedding planner if they already have a coordinator at their wedding venue. Do you really need both? Sometimes you do. The answer really depends on what type of bride you are.

My Jaunts Across The Globe - Part One, Budapest

Jonny Mitchell | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jonny Mitchell

Love Island was the most fantastic experience; I'm still in touch with Mike, Sam, Montana and a few of the others - but life moves on, right? Being in the spotlight has made me realise that my energy wants to go back into the thing I'm most passionate about - travel.

Hotel Workers Reveal The Most Disturbing Things They've Found In Rooms

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 23.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

For most of us, staying in a hotel is a treat, a time to wind down, relax and enjoy the free shampoo. But it seems not everyone feels the same. On Red...

Cool Respite And Soul Soothing At Sayulita's Kupuri Hotel

Orlagh McCarron | Posted 14.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Orlagh McCarron

So it was with a stroke of great fortune I got to ride out the last of my Sayulita days cocooned within the quiet surrounds of the Kupuri Hotel, lounging poolside and rising early to avail of the complimentary continental breakfast spread. Cereal never tasted so good.

A 'Star Wars' Hotel Is Officially Coming To Disney And It Looks Insane

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Ever since Disney announced it would be creating a ‘Star Wars’-themed land, rumours circulated that the project could include a hotel. Now, the co...

My Hotel Stay Shows We Must Keep Fighting Ignorance About Disability

Libby Clegg | Posted 19.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Libby Clegg

everybody banner I was really looking forward to a nice weekend. Along with my fiancé, my guide running partner and his girlfriend, I'd travelled to London to watch tennis at Wimbledon. We'd even splashed out on a nice hotel as a treat. Oh, and I happened to have my guide dog Hattie with me, because I rely on her to get around.

Planning A Wedding? Advice No 1: Take A Break

Gina Lyons | Posted 05.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Gina Lyons

As you will find with most people who have just got married, I now think I know everything and feel I should impart my wedding wisdom on everyone, despite them wanting it or not. So, I figured I would do a bunch of blogs offering my unasked for advice. And the first, has F all to do with the wedding itself.

Toronto In 24

Black Tomato | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

24 hours is barely enough time to scratch the surface of Toronto, a sprawling city of never-ending allures - but we'll give it a good go for those of you in need of some snappy city-inspo. From your first sip of morning coffee to your last evening cocktail (and every amazing thing between) - this is Toronto in 24.

The Three Most Unique Luxury Hotels In East Coast Australia

Selene Nelson | Posted 02.05.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

Whether you're looking for a glamorous beach retreat, a cosmopolitan city adventure or an idyllically peaceful hideaway, you'll find it all down under. From north to south, here are three of the most unique luxury hotels on Australia's East Coast.

The Dangers Of Mixing Hotels And Toddlers

Robert Lane | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Parents
Robert Lane

I am very much of the opinion that hotels and toddlers do not mix. We've had the odd night at a Lenny Henry themed hotel off a motorway to break up an intolerable long journey but the thought of a week in a hotel with a little one or two doesn't appeal.

Hotel Staff Reveal The Gross And Infuriating Things Guests Do

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you’re staying in a hotel, spare a little thought for the hardworking members of staff who have to put up with a lot of BS. On Reddit, peo...

Some Of The UK's 'Top Hotels' Are Hiding A Dirty Secret

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Next time you stay in a hotel overnight you might want to avoid the food. An investigation by Which? Travel has found that more than 650 UK hotels hav...

Inside The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, Sin City's Most Modern Hotel

Selene Nelson | Posted 07.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Selene Nelson

As soon as I walked through the lobby The Cosmopolitan felt different from the other big hotels I'd visited that day. The decor is modern and quirky, the atmosphere lively, and the clientele much cooler. But what about the rooms?

New Hotels For Luxury Travellers In 2017

Emyr Thomas | Posted 23.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Emyr Thomas

At the end of the year, my thoughts always turn to my travel plans for the year ahead. My wishlist for the first part of this year includes Mauritius, South Africa Santorini and St Bart's, with many more destinations for later in the year hopefully.

Spa & The City, The Langham & Chuan Spa, London

The Luxury Spa Edit | Posted 05.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
The Luxury Spa Edit

A stone's throw from both Regents Park and Soho, The Langham takes pride of place in the heart of London's West End. Reputed to be Lady Gaga's favourite London abode, the prestigious hotel has been welcoming royalty, dignitaries and celebrities for over 150 years.

How Can I Plan My Retirement So I Can Emulate My In-Law's?

Jeff Brazier | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Jeff Brazier

Well here I was playing golf with a group of men and women who hit one another with a constant flow of humorous below the belt banter and it started to occur to me that whilst I don't want to be their age just yet, I really liked being in their company.

You Can Now Sleep At A Hostel That Looks Like A Magical Bookshop

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

If you consider yourself to be a bookworm, we may have found your perfect holiday. ‘Book and Bed’ hostels in Japan combine two of the best things ...

Landing And Leaving Expat Life In Dubai

Susan Devaney | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Susan Devaney

I'm standing on the cobbled streets of Rome, surrounded by politely pink pastel walls. It's my final stop. I had moved to Dubai shortly after my 2...

The Great Mother Of Exeter

Maggy Whitehouse | Posted 09.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Maggy Whitehouse

No matter whether you are religious, agnostic or atheist, the great old churches and temples of this world carry a powerful charge of energy from the centuries of prayer, of song and of silence that have been carried out there. Even now, most folk hush themselves when they enter an ancient church and take a moment to feel the echo of the ages.

The Courthouse Hotel, London - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 30.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

Back in June, after four days of sleeping on a campsite and trudging about in wellies at Glastonbury Festival, I was completely ready for a hotel room and a big, comfortable bed. Fortunately for me then, I was checking into London's 5* Courthouse Hotel for the night.

This Double Decker Bus Is Actually A Lavish B&B

North News | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A couple have transformed a derelict double decker bus into a luxury B&B with a hot tub, private garden and flat screen TV. Susan Moiser, 53, and her ...

The Selman, Marrakech - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 18.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

On our second night in Marrakech we had dinner booked at The Selman hotel, which is a 5 star hotel situated about 15minutes outside the centre. Prior to dinner we decided to visit the La Mamounia hotel for cocktails, as we'd been recommended by friends that it was a must whilst in Marrakech, and we sat in the pretty gardens and enjoyed a refreshing early evening cocktail each.