Tewkesbury Park Hotel

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Rolling cascading hills, adorable dampened dogs sleeping by a log fire and winter wellies. That’s what one expects from an idyllic English countryside retreat. Tewkesbury Park is a newly refurbished 163-acre hotel and 18-hole 73 parkland golf course in the upper edges of Gloucestershire. With a £9 million investment in Autumn 2017 made by the... Read more »

FIVE Palm Jumeirah Dubai Hotel and Resort

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“They are so beautiful that they would grace the entrance to Paradise.” Michelangelo said about Ghiberti’s doors for the Florence Baptistery. Grand entrances do make a lasting impression. It is the first impression of a venue which lays the way to the whole experience, like a glorious wrapping paper with an equally enchanting gift inside... Read more »

The Marylebone Hotel

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Rarely in London does one get a hotel room with an outdoor terrace that really “WOW”s? Not because there aren’t a plethora of beautiful hotel rooms but because, let’s face it, London’s regular rainy weather is not fitting for lots of leisurely outdoor space. How many outdoor swimming pools, rooftop terrace bars and restaurants can... Read more »

#AprèsWithAView at Radio Rooftop at ME London

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I think we can all agree that winter is well and truly in swing, and even I am beginning to feel Christmassy! I am no Scrooge, but it’s hard not to feel festive after attending Radio Rooftop Bar’s #ApresWithAView at the ME Hotel. The ME hotel is uniquely situated in the BBC’s old Radio Headquarters... Read more »

Amwaj Rotana

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The Amwaj Rotana, is a real gem of hotel especially for the shopaholics and beach bums amongst you, with its prime location on Dubai’s The Walk the seemingly endless promenade of luxury retailers, boutiques and restaurants. Enabling you to shop, drop off in hotel, shop, drop again to your heart, or wallets content throughout your... Read more »

H Dubai

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I was excited as I arrived at Dubai’s H Hotel. A tall and imposing skyscraper and shaped like a giant letter H, I was excited to venture through this self-acclaimed gateway to Dubai. Will it ease me in to what I should expect for the rest of my trip? Entering the great lofty atrium and... Read more »

W Dubai Al Habtoor City

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I felt like a fembot in an Austin Powers movie as I strolled casually into my suite at the W Hotel, Al Habtoor City. With a chic, modern space age vibe, white furniture in the lounge area, white washed walls, a stylish martini bar, a gigantic white circular bed, two flat screen TV’s showcasing beautiful... Read more »

St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

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Crystal clear coastline sparkling against a soft white sand beach makes the St Regis Saadiyat Island stand out amongst the throngs of 5-star hotels within Abu Dhabi. The entrée to this Middle East trip was the first class Etihad apartments which took us from London to Abu Dhabi with billionaire-lifestyle amenities one would only dream... Read more »