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Girly Getaway

If you’re like us we just can’t wait to get away from it all with our closest chums….. no partner to organise, no kids in tow and no responsibilities for 48 hours.  Just fun, good food, plenty to drink and lots of laughter! So …

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Summer in the Hills

Escape to the Surrey Hills this Summer and the third night is on us!  We thought we’d compile a little itinerary to ensure that you don’t miss out on all the lovely things there are to do in the Hills whilst you’re with us. DAY …

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A Classic Surrey Tour

Classic motoring is all about that tug of the heart strings, passion and overpowering feeling. We’ve devised a three night itinerary with suggested driving routes (although of course you are free to devise your own route!) between our three …

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Summer on The Royal Riviera

Just in case you need some persuasion we thought we’d give you a suggestion or two on how to while away a couple of nights on the Royal Riviera. DAY ONE Draw up at Great Fosters and you know you are going to experience something special. …

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Roses are red, violets are blue…

Here are our Valentine’s Day recipes… …perfect for two! Although our hotels are of course not able to welcome you as usual, some of our celebrated chefs have been kind enough to look through their little black recipe books to …

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Are Cosmos Back?

With the news of another chapter of SATC coming to the silver-screen, I had to think, will Cosmos be coming back? Or did they never leave us? Love or loathe, Sex & The City is one of those cinematic events that one cannot escape, and the …

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Back at (our) Harry’s Bar…

Let’s face it – only the seriously committed stoics are bothering with Dry Jan this year. With the corona-coaster still pivoting from corkscrews to loop the loops, self-care is our top priority and it doesn’t always have to be …

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Festive Hairstyles 2020

It’s here! The most wonderful time of the year…… mistletoe, mince pies and magic. Strolling through  the streets again (keeping our distance of course) we can begin to enjoy romance, family and fun. The scent of cinnamon and mulled …

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Marvellous Mince Pies

We all love a good mince pie right? The alluring aromas of mincemeat drifting through the house, the ritual of making beautiful, flaky short pastry…well, perhaps none of the above, if you usually get your seasonal treats from the …

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