Enjoy a relaxing break in The Mount Somerset, a beautiful Regency house hotel, and prepare yourselves for the culinary delight ahead with a 7-course gourmet taster menu for all you ‘foodies’. To find out about the range of breaks available, visit their website.
Category: United Kingdom
There are many ways to enjoy England. The annual Gloucestershire cheese rolling event is just one, and was held at the end of last month; here’s footage of the kind of thing you’d have seen if you’d gone but perhaps you’d prefer to enjoy England in a different way!
Silverjet has axed its entire 420-strong workforce after the rumoured rescue deal breaks down. The 370 pilots and cabin crew, and 50 staff based in Luton, have been made formally redundant today. In a statement from the administrators, it was said: We are extremely disappointed to have had to make these redundancies, which we have […]
Courtesy of Sky, footage of Donald Trump’s visit to Scotland – part of his bid to build a Scottish golf resort.
Donald Trump was in Aberdeen, Scotland, today for the beginning of the month-long public enquiry into what has been billed as “the world’s greatest golf course”, a proposed project that includes a luxury hotel and much more, and has been discussed on this blog previously. His plans for a course in the home […]
The Royal Highland Show is one of the highlights of the year in Scotland. Taking palce on 19th June 2008, the show is now considered one of the premier agricultural shows in the country. Why not complement a visit to this four-day countryside festival with a stay at Norton House Hotel & Spa, conveniently located […]
The winners of the AA B&B Awards 2008-2009 will be revelealed at the Mandarin Oriental, Hyde Park in London this evening. Shortlisted for the award of London B&B of the Year are The New Linden in Notting Hill, San Domenico House in Chelsea and The St. George in Langham Place. There is also a category […]
Doxford Cottages, 3 miles from Embleton, is situated in the middle of a 2500 acre agricultural estate in an idyllic position. It opens next month and there are 7 cottages, 3 of them sleeping 8 people in 4 bedrooms. There are games facilities and a football pitch but the real glory is the location and […]
A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Some of the finest hotels from The Rocco Forte Collection Head for the West Country and sample Devon’s Finest Hotels, restaurants, bars and spas from fizzyclub Nestled in a caldera cliff are Andronis Luxury Suites, Santorini
Don’t miss this opportunity to go on a tour of Apethorpe Hall, an exceptional grade I listed property set in a picturesque corner of Northamptonshire. One of the finest Jacobean houses in the country, Apethorpe Hall is steeped in history and it has played host to Queen Elizabeth I, King James I and King Charles […]
If you want to combine a good night out with a good night in, then London’s latest hotel group may have the perfect answer. Guest Hotels have launched the world’s first arts club hotels – five London hotels dedicated to the contemporary arts scene. Guests will be treated to an eclectic mix of performance arts […]
A weekly pick of luxury travel links for your perusal… Learn more about private jet membership with Sentient In Japan’s Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park: Gora Kadan Tucked away in California’s Carmel Valley is Bernadus Lodge Scotland’s finest hotels and restaurants from Luxury Scotland
Ken and Ruth Hunt are celebrating ten years as owners of historic Combe House at Gittisham (UK). Combe House is one of Devon’s finest country estates, and under Ruth and Ken’s stewardship it has garnered a well-deserved reputation for excellence and generous hospitality; the 2008 Enjoy England Silver Award for Small Hotel of the Year […]
I’ve noticed Malmaison do this a few times now that I thought it’s time I mentioned it. The hotel chain is running a promotion where if you’re 30 years old, you get 30% off… 43 years old and you get 43% off, and so on. If you’re the grand old age of 100, the […]
ExcelAire, one of the United States’ largest private jet charter firms, today announced the addition of its third Legacy 600, a super mid-size executive jet designed for superior comfort and unprecedented reliability. Ideal for intercontinental trips, the Legacy 600 is capable of flying nonstop from New York to London. ExcelAire’s Legacy 600 offers first-class comfort […]
Adam Healey is CEO at VibeAgent, a site which combines user reviews, meta-search, and social networking to help you find the perfect hotel at the best available rate. He co-founded VibeAgent with Charles Seilheimer in 2006 on the back of over ten years of international experience in entrepreneurship, software development, management consulting and […]