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…

Travel: Moxy Hotel, Glasgow

Travel: Moxy Hotel, Glasgow

Moxy Hotels opens in Glasgow Glasgow is the first city to have a Moxy hotel in the city centre.  The boutique hotel brand opened its doors just a couple of weeks ago in November and we went along to see how things are now looking after a few weeks in business.Read 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…

Review: The Headland Hotel & Spa, Newquay, Cornwall

Review: The Headland Hotel & Spa, Newquay, Cornwall

Head to the Headland for sun, sea, sand and spa! The Headland Hotel & Spa is a grand 4-star Victorian hotel which has overlooked the surfing shores of Fistral Bay since it opened its doors to the public in 1900. Since then it has become the most iconic hotel inRead 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: 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…

easyHotel launch “Aroomatherapy”

easyHotel launch “Aroomatherapy”

easyHotel introduces “Aroomatherapy” service for guests I seriously had to check the date with this one.  easyHotel are trialling bespoke sachets for guest rooms with ‘Aroomatherapy’ fragrance options include bacon, bread, coffee, chocolate, fresh grass, popcorn and bubble gum.   The service will be trialled in the new easyHotels in Read 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…

Hotel News: USB Charger points for easyHotel

Hotel News: USB Charger points for easyHotel

Each time we go away I always say I’m going to keep x, y or z in the case so I’m not going argh I’ve left it behind.  But you know, I never do! easyHotel have polled holiday makers to find out what they have left behind.  Answers have  included FondueRead 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…