Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

Accommodation: Refurbished rooms at One Devonshire Gardens

One Devonshire Gardens unveils stunning new guest rooms and suites One Devonshire Gardens by Hotel du Vin has recently completed a transformational refurbishment and we were invited along for a look inside to see the rooms.  The refurbishment encompasses the hotel’s 49 rooms, including its six luxurious suites and theRead More…

New Four-Star Hotel for Glasgow at gap site

New Four-Star Hotel for Glasgow at gap site

New Four-Star Maldron Hotel for Glasgow The gap site beside Citizen M and The Evening Times and Herald building will soon become a hive of activity.  A new four-star hotel will be built for the Daluta Hotel Group and their Maldron Hotel brand.  Dalata Hotel Group is Ireland’s largest hotelRead More…

News: Moxy Hotels Glasgow Site Opening soon

News: Moxy Hotels Glasgow Site Opening soon

Moxy Hotels arrive in Glasgow Moxy Hotels will open its first Glasgow location on 13th November 2018. The hotel is currently in the final stages of fit-out and it’s looking good. Mr Foodie has been having a nosey at its progression as he passes by going to work. Located besideRead More…

News: Zip Hotels by Premier Inn

News: Zip Hotels by Premier Inn

New budget hotel ZIP from Premier Inn Sometimes you really just need somewhere to place your head at night. Somewhere quiet, clean and has the essentials. For us this includes internet – imagine a day without it (bliss I bet!!) This is where ZIP comes in. Basic room with theRead More…

Accommodation review: Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Devon

Accommodation review: Soar Mill Cove Hotel, Devon

Soar into the Devonshire coast at Soar Mill Cove Soar Mill Cove is a spa hotel near Salcombe, off-grid down a long single track road flanked by tall hedges on either side, and by ‘off grid’ we mean that you won’t pick up a mobile signal with any carrier, and thisRead More…

Accommodation Review: The Vicarage Freehouse & Rooms, Holmes Chapel

Accommodation Review: The Vicarage Freehouse & Rooms, Holmes Chapel

More zzz vicar? The Vicarage is a refurbished 17th Century Grade II listed country pub, restaurant and hotel beside the river Dane on the main road, when travelling south, into the pretty town of Holmes chapel in Cheshire. It’s just south of the attractive town of Knutsford, where we hadRead More…

Hotel Review: Hotel Leipzig, Plovdiv

Hotel Review: Hotel Leipzig, Plovdiv

“…so bright, I gotta wear shades” That’s a comment from a Tripadvisor review, but did you know that this Timbuk3 song isn’t about an amazing future but rather an impending nuclear holocaust (there’s a cheery thought!)? It was, however, the first thing that came to mind when we visited Hotel LeipzigRead More…

Hilton Garden Inn’s new ReCESS restaurant

Hilton Garden Inn’s new ReCESS restaurant

Last night we ventured down to the Clydeside to sample some dishes at the Hilton Garden Inn’s newly renovated restaurant, ReCESS. Located beside the SSE Hydro, Admadillo and SEC, as well as the river Clyde. This is a top spot that can get ignored in the rush to go cityRead More…

Accommodation: Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel, Aberfoyle

Accommodation: Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel, Aberfoyle

Just 40 mins from Glasgow, but a world away in relaxation, is Macdonald Forest Hills Hotel & Spa, on the outskirts of Aberfoyle on the shore of Loch Ard.  I was invited to stay to see all the improvements after a £3.5m investment (we had previously stayed here in 2015).Read More…

Hotel review: Lerwick Hotel, South Road, Lerwick, Shetland

Hotel review: Lerwick Hotel, South Road, Lerwick, Shetland

One night in Lerwick The Lerwick Hotel is not the prettiest of hotels from the outside, or inside at parts. It’s what I imagined a hotel designed for Cumbernauld would look like (I survived growing up there so I’m allowed to be cruel!). Located on the sea-shore on the outskirtsRead More…