Apex Hotel, Waterloo Place, Edinburgh

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Apex Hotels seem to be, quite literally, popping up all over the place, in Edinburgh currently, replicating a formula, which works and becoming a fast growing UK chain. Friendly, four star comfort, in the heart of UK cities; that is precisely my experience during a recent stay at the group’s … [Read more...]

Radisson Blu Edinburgh

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Something of a last minute decision to overnight in Edinburgh – a quick tweet and the Radisson Blu, came up with the goods, with an added bonus of a room upgrade to the hotel’s Business Class suites. Many years since I had been in the city centre Radisson, my return visit was reminiscent of the … [Read more...]

The Rumblie, Laggan

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A more warm welcome could not have been extended, on our arrival at the unassuming highland home of Simon and Fiona, who possess a truly inherent skill with regard to hospitality; so unique and natural, it cannot be learned or replicated. Their home’s interior opens up to spacious, warm and … [Read more...]

Langside Farm, Dalry, Ayrshire

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These days, frustratingly few places fulfil expectations as regards service and presentation, however this cannot be said about Langside Farm in Ayrshire. On the hunt for a countryside bed and breakfast, close enough to allow us the opportunity to reach Largs easily in the morning, the only … [Read more...]