Advantages: Quiet location, rural setting, convenient to the surrounding towns. Disadvantages: No local shops to walk to, have to drive to get to the shops
...to travel to a number of tourist attractions in the area such as the Barnsdale gardens, Oakham, Stamford and Peterborough. For guests who are wanting to spend a few days in real tranquility the Barnsdale Lodge Hotel offers this in abundance. There are many walks available around the Hotel itself, with farmland and woodland offering opportunities for some peace and quiet. Nearby railway stations...
Advantages: near a city centre Disadvantages: dirty, unhygenic, run down, misleading
...Arriving at the correct hotel address, it was hard to work out where it is as the building is called the Cedar lodge Hotel, it is hard to work out which of the front doors is the entrance and the 'villa' is a row of run down terraced houses knocked through on the ground floor only with separate staircases for each house.
The appearance is a big disappointment on arrival, however the room we...
Advantages: cheap and cheerful Disadvantages: not classy but perfectly adequate overnight, but bed not good
...CHELSEA LODGE HOTEL 268 FULHAM ROAD LONDON SW10 9EW
10 min walk from Fulham Broadway tube, same to Earls Court
I stayed on Saturday 25 October 2008 because of its (reasonably) close proximity to Earls Court where I was attending an exhibition.
There was another similar rated hotel behind the underground station but it was reported to be very noisy and I thought a 10 minute walk from...