Category Archives: Escape London

July 11

ESCAPE LONDON – Walk in the footsteps of Jane Austen this summer

·         Mercure Hotels launches an exclusive ‘Jane Austen experience’ – a limited edition afternoon tea and walking map inspired by the novelist ·         Guests can trace the steps of the literary heroine this summer, 200 years after her death To mark the bicentenary of Jane Austen’s passing on 18th July, Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge […]

July 11

ESCAPE LONDON – Enjoy a relaxing weekend at the Mercure Box Hill

The Mercure Box Hill Burford Bridge Hotel is within easy reach of London and set in the stunning North Downs. The hotel looks like it used to be an old inn, with a beautiful black and white exterior. The hotel has 57 newly refurbished rooms, each one featuring en-suite bathrooms and a friendly receptionist that […]

July 11

ESCAPE LONDON – Fall back n love with vinyl at the Royal Harbour Hotel in Kent

Escaping London to enjoy some fresh sea air is always a treat, especially when you visit somewhere that makes you feel at home as soon as you step through the door. The Royal Harbour Hotel in Ramsgate, Kent, is a leisurely drive from London and a quintessential seaside hotel. The Royal Harbour Hotel is a […]

June 26

FAMILY FRIENDLY – Woburn Safari Park and Hotel – a wonderful weekend that all the family can enjoy

  Woburn is a picturesque village just over an hours drive from central London. After you leave the M1, you are met with beautiful green countryside and flower-filled fields. The village takes you away from the hustle and bustle of London, to a calming setting, perfect for pure relaxation. The Woburn Estate is the home […]

January 12

ESCAPE LONDON – Child Friendly Villas Direct launches world’s first ‘Teddy Travel’ service to combat holiday headaches

One in three Brits are expected to book their summer getaway in January and February to beat winter blues Nearly half of UK holidaymakers consider ‘teddy tantrums’ to be the number one cause of holiday headaches (45%) Surprisingly, teddies ranked higher than tech troubles, with only 40% citing this as an issue With one in […]

January 09

ESCAPE LONDON: Head to the Beech Hill Hotel and Spa: Relax, Unwind and rejuvenate to the picturesque backdrop of the Lake District

For the second weekend in a row, I was fortunate to be back in the Lake District, near to the town of Bowness-on-Windermere. I had been given the chance to experience two nights in the Beech Hill Hotel and Spa, and as always, I couldn’t wait to escape the pressures of work, for promised relaxation, […]

November 29

ESCAPE LONDON – Beautiful scenery and perfect service at Hotel Felix

The Hotel Felix in Cambridge is a beautiful ninety-minute drive from the capital. As you drive off the country road you are met by the sight of a stunning country house. The exterior has the grandeur of a beautiful country home, with a newer building attached behind. The beautiful old country manor was passed through […]