ISBN-13: 978-3832792435 18,9 x 15 x 2,1 cm In earlier times travelling was held good for being very exhausting. Nowadays by contrast one may at any travel...... more
ISBN-13: 978-3832792435 18,9 x 15 x 2,1 cm In earlier times travelling was held good for being very exhausting. Nowadays by contrast one may at any travel destination allow oneself a rejuvenating cure. This handy guide introduces hotels all over the worls, that are full of classy relaxation and elegant cures. Thanks to the ultra-modern interior and the chic ambiance, the guest gets treated like a king in each of the presented relaxation and wellness hotels.
Kettering Park Hotel & Spa, Kettering, East Midlands - save 41%
Set in pretty gardens in a convenient location just over 90 minutes from London, Kettering Park Hotel & Spa ticks all the boxes for a...... more
Set in pretty gardens in a convenient location just over 90 minutes from London, Kettering Park Hotel & Spa ticks all the boxes for a relaxing mini-break. You barely need to pack to enjoy the excellent spa facilities and AA Rosette standard dining here; jump in the car after work and you'll be blissfully wrapped up in a white bathrobe before you know it.Featuring an indoor pool, state-of-the-art gym, colour therapy sauna and fibre optic steam room, you can wile away the hours in quiet and peaceful surroundings. Enjoy the upmarket details like monsoon showers and lovely marble changing facilities, and treat yourself to something divine from the menu of ESPA spa treatments. The rooms at Kettering Park are well-appointed with comfortable beds and a host of thoughtful extras like complimentary newspapers, mineral water and freshly-ground coffee. To see what's included, please select the offer below.
The stunning Cheshire countryside makes the perfect backdrop for the Macdonald Portal Hotel. Its a gorgeous place to go to escape the hustle and bustle...... more
The stunning Cheshire countryside makes the perfect backdrop for the Macdonald Portal Hotel. Its a gorgeous place to go to escape the hustle and bustle of city-living. The sun streams in from oversized windows on all floors and the overall atmosphere is airy and light with a cool contemporary edge. Savour the views of the rolling hills from the luxury of your Classic Room. Unwind with a swim in the indoor 18-metre pool. Book a table at the award-winning restaurant or order a bottle of bubbles from the exemplary wine-list in the Lounge Bar; after all, youre in the heart of the UKs Champagne-drinking community. The hotel is also home to three magnificent golf courses, with resident professional players on hand if youd like tips on improving your swing. To find out what's included, please see the offer details below.
Lake Country House Hotel & Spa, Powys, Wales - save 48%
The Lake Country House Hotel in Powys, Wales is a bit of a show-off. It's not only won the AA Hotel of the Year award, it also has an...... more
The Lake Country House Hotel in Powys, Wales is a bit of a show-off. It's not only won the AA Hotel of the Year award, it also has an award-winning restaurant and its spa was voted Wales & Johansens most Excellent Spa of the Year. Phew! Located in 50 acres of picturesque grounds, which includes a large lake, this hotel is the perfect place for a short break if you love the great outdoors. It has its own nine-hole golf course, croquet lawn and a well-stocked trout lake. There are also plenty of nearby attractions to explore including the Brecon Beacons.The hotel itself is grand yet still wonderfully homely and cosy with comfortable bedrooms and a top-quality restaurant where you'll find home-cooked gourmet dishes with a decidedly Welsh flavour. The luxurious spa with its swimming pool and gym is the place to go if you want endless pampering and relaxation.Our offers include a 20% spa discount, breakfast and the option to add a four-course dinner.
Dalhousie Castle Hotel and Spa, Bonnyrigg near Edinburgh, Scotland - save 49%
Beat those January blues by holing up in a spectacular 13th Century fortress set on the banks of the River Esk, just outside Edinburgh and only a short drive...... more
Beat those January blues by holing up in a spectacular 13th Century fortress set on the banks of the River Esk, just outside Edinburgh and only a short drive from Glasgow. Surrounded by a sweep of wooded parkland, the historic Dalhousie Castle Hotel and Spa is choc-full of character, from its romantic staircase and secret bar to its vaulted dungeon restaurant and crackling log fires.The double AA Rosette-awarded restaurant is one of the castle's most dramatic features, with exposed stone walls, flickering candlelight and a blend of Scottish and French cuisine. There's also a glamorous conservatory with a more modern menu. The cosy bedrooms are packed with original features and the castle is also home to Scotland's very first hydro spa. The grounds are perfect for long frosty walks and you can even practise archery or visit the onsite falconry.Good to knowPlease book any spa treatments directly with the hotel before arrival to avoid disappointment.
Advantages: Great weather and food, beaches, malls Disadvantages: Not always super easy to find a restaurant in some parts of town
...off until we were back in January, so we could enjoy it then...
Even before their financial situation kicked off, there were some great deals to be had in the United Arab Emirates and for less money than a week in the Canaries, and more guaranteed sun, we were able to head off for Christmas week in Dubai. To put things in perspective, we paid £550 each for flights and 8 nights accommodation...
Advantages: Lots of different things to see and do and reasonable prices Disadvantages: Alcohol not available except in hotels, you do have to dress respectfully
...The United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates cover a total area of about 83,600 square kilometers along the south-eastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula with Qatar to the west and north-west, Saudi Arabia to the west and south and Oman to the north, east and south-east.
The UAE was founded in 1971 and the founder was the forward thinking Sheik Zayed bin Sultan Al Nayan of Abu Dhabi. He was...
Advantages: Gives you a good idea of what is in the city Disadvantages: You have to go at a pace and you do have the feeling of being rushed
...to Jumeirah Beach Road and drove past the mosque too quickly to get any photo at all and then on past the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, and the Burj al Arab to the Souk Medinat from where you can take a lovely photo of the Burj al Arab. This souk is a modern recreation of a traditional souk. It has been nicely done and has some interesting shops but things are that bit more expensive here as it is next to...