HOTEL REVIEWS

June 2017

Cape Heritage Hotel, Cape Town – We stayed in Cape Heritage Hotel in December 2012 for 5 nights. It is simply beautiful. Set in a restored city block constructed from stone,the rooms and communal areas are stunning. Staff fabulous and food of a very high standard. If you go to Cape Town, make sure you stay here!  Read More..

May 2017

Valldemossa Hotel, Majorca – There is only one word to describe the Valldemossa Hotel …. stunning! The location is superb, just a few minutes walk from the village of Valldemossa. The rooms are elegantly furnished, in keeping with the traditional architecture of the building. Read More..

April 2017

Dunstane House Hotel, Edinburgh  – We had a two-night stay in September. We thought the location was great–a 15 minute walk to town (and another 15 minutes into the Old City). It was in a quiet, residential neighborhood with free car park. The public rooms were very well maintained, as was our lovely 4-poster bed room. Read More..

March 2017

Hotel Le Bristol, Paris – We loved our stay at this hotel. It’s very intimate with all the staff that consistently warmly greet guests. The bathroom in the room was superb and the furnishings very nice. Room was immaculately maintained.Food in the restaurant was also exceptional. Read More..

February 2017

Galley Bay Resort, Antigua – We stayed here for 10 nights in September and had a wonderful time. From the great selection of food to the friendly staff, we really enjoyed our stay. Rooms are always cleaned and the pool area is immaculate. Thumbs up!  Read More..

January 2017

The Lenox Hotel, Boston – Although rooms are not huge, you could not ask for better, more personal service than at this hotel in the middle of the shopping and financial district of the Back Bay.  Read More..

December 2016

Hotel Mariposas, Sardinia – This is a family run hotel in an ideal location being only a five minute walk from the beach and a ten minute walk into Villasimius. The attention to detail given by all members of the family to ensure that you have a wonderful holiday is exceptional. Read More..

November 2016

The Westin, Valenicia – This hotel has really earned its five star rating. The room is huge, with a large sitting area, desk, separate space for closet, toilet and bath. It does have a large shower in addition to a bathtub. The bath area has two sinks.The room is well-decorated and extremely clean. Read More..

October 2016

Chelsea Pines Inn, New York – This is a great place. Above all for the friendly and infinitely helpful personnel. Nothing was too much trouble. They certainly know how to welcome their guests. There was information available about everything, and even the famous daily information sheet for inspiration. Read More..

September 2016

Blackheath Lodge, Cape Town – A marvellous guesthouse in Cape Town, where you are so well taken care of. The breakfast was superb, the rooms spacy and with high standard, the little garden around the pool was like a little paradise…so peaceful and beautiful. Read More..

August 2016

Le Meridien, Bangkok – Located smack in the middle of Patpong, I wasn’t expecting such a plush hotel as this. Although it’s “themes” are a little pretentious, the overall feel of the place was fantastic. The staff were brilliant. We were there for Songkran, so going out after midday was a treacherous affair, but that’s not the hotels fault. I can imagine any other time it would be perfect for the night market and surrounding night life. Read More..

July 2016

Sawasdee Village, Phuket – This place is simply stunning! The architecture and landscaping is just amazing. It is not often that the swimming pool meanders right into your villa! I highly recommend a visit here. Last point – the bed was so comfortable, we could hardly get out of it  Read More..

June 2016

Aria Hotel, Prague – We really enjoyed our first visit to Prague and our stay at Aria. The location was convenient and in a very nice, but not hectic part of town, walkable to most sites. The concierge was very helpful with recommending restaurants and obtaining reservations for us. The rooms were comfortable and clean too. Read More..