Spain released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Mono ), Spanish ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.66:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Interactive Menu, Making Of, Photo...... more
Spain released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Mono ), Spanish ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.66:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Interactive Menu, Making Of, Photo Gallery, Scene Access, Trailer(s), SYNOPSIS: A dead bride goes unnoticed on a sweltering Fourth of July, in the seedy New York hotelroom #426. Her body sits undisturbed in the closet while a magician awaits a prostitute he may know, a photographer's voyeurism goes too far, and a cross dressing weather man receives a strange visit in his final hours. Fate charms these characters to room #426, each awaiting the tragic comedy of their life to unravel and all connected by the cleaning of a brazen maid and the dead bride in the closet. Independent filmmakers Cesc Gay (director of "Nico and Dani") and Daniel Gimelberg, artistically craft the visually stunning images of HOTELROOM, which won the "Grand Jury Prize" at both the Atlantic Film Festival and the Wine Country Film Festival of Napa and Sonoma.. ...HotelRoom
Advantages: Great hotel, next to the beach, helpful staff Disadvantages: Heavy rain can cause powercuts!
Kenya uses the same plugs as the UK, so you don't need to buy any adaptors.
Whitesands is the largest beach resort in Mombasa and can hold up to 1200 guests. It is 4* and is a 40 minute drive from Mombasa airport and is secluded away from the main road. It has quite a colonial feel to it as you pull up with a large white exterior and pillars. As soon as we pulled up the staff...
Advantages: Fantastic staff. Lovely rooms. Fabulous location. Amazing wildlife. Lovely gardens. Disadvantages: Not very disabled friendly. Electricity cuts. Boring food after the first few days.
...at one another. That first sight of the ocean from the first floor of the hotel will stay with me a long time. Eventually Mohammed coughed politely and we caught up with him and walked along the verandah style walkway in front of the main dining room and bar to our block of accomodation. Up some more outside stairs and we were finally going to see what our suite was like!
Housed like royalty...
Advantages: Location; well maintained, comfortable rooms Disadvantages: Shower floods bathroom; slippy rugs; issues with breakfast
...(which you can buy as a souvenir or gift).
Our check in experience was entertaining as we engaged in a spot of jousting with the receptionist who wanted to swipe our credit card in case of extras. He maintained that this was essential and said he could not give us our room unless we passed over the card. This is a hotel practice I despise and I held my ground: weary from debating the issue...