United Kingdom

The Wellington Arms, Hampshire

03/09/2019 by .

It’s fortunate the Duke of Wellington was a very busy man. With over 50 conflicts to his name, identifying each of the 31 rooms at the Wellington Arms after one of his battles was less of a challenge than it might have been had he been less successful.

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The Red Lion, Odiham

02/09/2019 by .

King John rode out of Odiham Castle to sign the Magna Carta but I suspect had the Red Lion been around back then, he might have a dallied a few more days or just stayed there and called the whole thing off.

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Country Living St George Hotel, Harrogate

27/08/2019 by .

What if you took the glossy pages of a massively influential lifestyle magazine and brought them to life in a contemporary hotel? Sounds like a plan ..

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Fairmont St Andrews

19/08/2019 by .

There’s a wee bottle of Fairmont St Andrews whisky plus miniature chocolate golf club and golf ball in your room as a welcome.

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Hotel Indigo, Chester

09/08/2019 by .

It isn’t often you come across a half-timbered wardrobe, but the Indigo in Chester is keen to address every aspect of the town’s illustrious heritage.

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Nutfield Priory Hotel And Spa

05/08/2019 by .

Imagine, however unlikely it is, that you’ve been invited to a royal palace for a sleepover. Stained glass windows for walls, featuring aristocratic families’ coats of arms, flooding vast rooms with light.

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The Devonshire Arms Revisited

15/07/2019 by .

I’ve always been wary of going back to hotels and restaurants I’ve previously enjoyed because of the risk of finding that it no longer matched our expectations.

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Compleat Angler Hotel, Marlow   

03/07/2019 by .

It has been synonymous with day trips to the Thames for a lifetime and achieved a new measure of fame becoming the first restaurant outside London dined in by the Queen.

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Macdonald Randolph Hotel, Oxford 

15/06/2019 by .

Re-branding an icon is a risky business, and the thousands who passed through the portals of Oxford’s finest hotel before it became a chain establishment are unlikely to start calling it the Macdonald Randolph anytime soon.

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Royal Hotel, Isle Of Wight

13/06/2019 by .

The Royal Hotel has pedigree. Queen Victoria liked to call in at the hotel, it was called Fishers back then, for afternoon tea or dinner, whenever she was in Ventnor. An immaculate striped lawn, dating back to 1832, could tell a tale or two.

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