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Why Wi-Fi is Keeping Hotels from Receiving 5 Star Reviews

Why Wi-Fi is Keeping Hotels from Receiving 5 Star Reviews

There is only one thing that guests would prefer over a complimentary breakfast or free parking, and that is Wi-Fi. Nowadays, the first thing a guest tries, before your quality breakfast or your comfortable bed, is the quality of your Wi-Fi. Modern travelers are hyper connected and cannot bear to be oline. Business travelers need […]

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Celtic Manor voted best hotel in UK

Celtic Manor voted best hotel in UK

Guess what is the best hotel in the UK 4 years in a row? Find out by reading this article by wiltshirebusinessonline The Celtic Manor Resort has been named the UK’s Best Hotel for the fourth year running at the prestigious Meetings & Incentive Travel Awards. The five-star resort in South Wales retained the Gold […]

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Former Port Of London Authority Will Become 10 Trinity Square Hotel

Former Port Of London Authority Will Become 10 Trinity Square Hotel

A formal London port to become a luxury hotel, read more at hotelchatter While we work down our list of London hotel openings to look out for this year, the preliminary one for 2015 is steadily growing. If all goes as planned, this should be an interesting addition to that list: the restoration and conversion […]

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Top 5 London Hotel Bars

Top 5 London Hotel Bars

By Anna Lia Gerardi It is 5 PM somewhere, where would you go if in London. Read this article venere.com to find out If you enjoy cocktails in sophisticated, yet unusual, surroundings, we’ve lined up 5 of the best for you in London. Try the sixties themed Donovan’s at the Rocco Forte Brown’s Hotel – […]

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Six of the best: London’s luxury hotels

Six of the best: London’s luxury hotels

Julietta Jameson a guest of the Langham, Berkeley, Connaught and Sofitel St James writes about her top six hotels in london THE RITZ LONDON Before her death in 2013, former English Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher called the Ritz home. The hotel’s old world formality and proximity to Buckingham Palace keep it a favourite of royalty […]

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London’s best hotels for lovers

London’s best hotels for lovers

Looking for a great place to spend your Valentine’s day, check this article posted at standard.co.uk THE DORCHESTER, PARK LANE, W1 FOYER PLAY You’ve arrived! Take a moment to inhale true luxury. Ahh, this is London at its most oozingly opulent. Sashay through the grand marble Promenade to spy which Royals are currently in residence. […]

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West is best: Dorsett Shepherds Bush to open Spring 2014

West is best: Dorsett Shepherds Bush to open Spring 2014

New Hotel in London fresh from Asia, check this article out at hauteliving.com All eyes may have been on East London in the aftermath of the 2012 Olympic Games in Stratford, but fast forward to 2014 and it’s all change in the capital. West is best or so Dorsett Hospitality International has declared. The Asia […]

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London’s Best Lesser-Known Hotel Bars

London’s Best Lesser-Known Hotel Bars

Sometimes hidden secrets are better kept secret, here is a list of some of London’s hidden bar gems that you might want to check out as posted on londonist.com We all know of the outstanding hotel bars London has to offer — The American Bar at the Savoy, Claridges and Zetter Townhouse, to name but […]

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London Hotel Review: Enjoy a spot of English luxury at Brown’s Hotel, Mayfair

London Hotel Review: Enjoy a spot of English luxury at Brown’s Hotel, Mayfair

As fans of luxury and style, the Mayfair in London has to be one of our favorite spots.  We hope you like the following article by Handbag.com about the Mayfair. Luxurious, relaxed, effortless, all at the same time – a stay at the iconic Brown’s should go on everyone’s hotel bucket list. Why go? Let’s […]

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Superbreak’s European 3 for 2 Promotion Boosts Valentine Breaks for 2014

Superbreak’s European 3 for 2 Promotion Boosts Valentine Breaks for 2014

Superbreak, the UK’s leading short break provider, has revealed that European cities are the most popular amongst customers this Valentine’s Day. Paris was the second most popular destination for Valentines weekend breaks this year, pushing Edinburgh down to third place. The average number of nights indicate that many clients are taking advantage of the current […]

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The right lights found to modernise heritage hotel

The right lights found to modernise heritage hotel

Little things can make big differences in heritage hotels.  Read how right lights can be used to modernize  heritage hotels by Lisa Rapley posted in Infolink.com. With a brief of ‘a hotel like no other’, PointOfView were tasked with the lighting design throughout QT Sydney to enhance the excitement of the dynamic space created by […]

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Restaurant group to open London hotel

Restaurant group to open London hotel

Restaurateurs Jeremy King and Chris Corbin are moving into the luxury hotel market and opening a new property in London’s Mayfair this summer. The Beaumont, which has a listed Grade II-listed Art Deco exterior, is close to Oxford Street and is a short walk from Hyde Park. King and Corbin have been partners in the […]

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Taj Group rebrands London hotels

Taj Group rebrands London hotels

The Taj Group is rebranding  its hotels and adding new amenities and services in London.  In the article posted on trade Arabia website, they spelled some of their new offerings and welcomed their clients to their hotels. The Taj Group has launched its two newly rebranded London hotels – St James’ Court, A Taj Hotel […]

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Discover a ‘hidden secret’ in the heart of the Dordogne Valley, France

Discover a ‘hidden secret’ in the heart of the Dordogne Valley, France

  Situated in the heart of the breath-taking Dordogne Valley amongst natural wonders and architectural treasures, the delightful Souillac Golf & Country Club is currently unknown to the UK market and a must-visit destination only 90 minutes from the City of London. These beautiful holiday lodges are offering a discount of up to 25% with […]

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Worst Hotel Hype of 2013: Shangri-La at The Shard London

Worst Hotel Hype of 2013: Shangri-La at The Shard London

  By HotelChatter As common as a hotel delay is, picking a winner in this category was pretty easy: the saga of the Shangri-La at the Shard in London. Pictures of the rising skyscraper housing the hotel on floors 34-52 started us off way back in 2010, when we were ever so hopeful that it […]

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Metropolitan by Como hotel, Park Lane, London: review

Metropolitan by Como hotel, Park Lane, London: review

By Oliver Smith Location In London’s luxury hotel heartland, at the southern end of Park Lane. The dual carriageway is hardly enticing, but the hotel is well positioned for day trips to Buckingham Palace and Hyde Park, and evenings out in Soho. Style/character Modern and minimalist. Since opening in 1997, in the shadow of some […]

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Straight Up: Scarfe’s Bar

Straight Up: Scarfe’s Bar

On a cold and wet December evening, High Holborn is a drab place to be. The Rosewood hotel shines with festive light from the surrounding concrete. The bar here, Scarfe’s (named for the cartoonist, Gerald, who is supplying drawings and illustrations), has only been open for nine weeks, but already gained a reputation as an […]

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Spa review: weight loss at London’s Bulgari hotel

Spa review: weight loss at London’s Bulgari hotel

By Andrew Purvis The goal: Shedding a stone. I’m not obese, but I have that tendency, common in men my age, of looking like a python that has swallowed a goat – more Bulge-ari than Bulgari. Could I shed that middle-aged middle and tone up? The treatment: Bodyism is the brainchild of James Duigan, who […]

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Top 10 winter holiday getaways for 2014

Top 10 winter holiday getaways for 2014

By The Bristol Post A winter getaway is always a too good to turn down option but maybe the expense of Christmas has left you a little strapped for cash? Well there are some fantastic deals available at your local travel agents and airports. So why not save the cash you were going to spend […]

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Alex Polizzi on London’s new hotels

Alex Polizzi on London’s new hotels

By Alex Polizzi The London hotel scene has never been so buoyant. Traditional grande-dame luxury hotels are having to look to their laurels as new or revamped five-star properties open almost every month. And there have been interesting openings at the budget end of the market too. Over the past few months I’ve taken a […]

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