Marton Hotel & Country Club
Travel Blogs from Marton
It has been a wet old day from start to finish which we think is the first time that has happened during our entire trip! Not bad eh! We left our pretty little valley camp site and headed down to Carlisle. On the way we stopped off at Lockerbie which was the unfortunate site of a plane crash in 1988 after it was blown up by Libyan forces. There was a memorial to those lost that day, in the Remembrance Garden next to the church but just as we ...
... know what to expect except their free wifi is only free for 30 minutes, oh well £3 later and we get 24 hours supply of network. Need wifi to do the travel blog.
She said: I don't believe it (just like Lennon says it) would you believe this is the first market town where I have bought nothing, absolutely nothing. Not even for the grandkids. Nothing, zilch, zero, get the message. Boy am I ...
... and MDW said "don't worry". So off she went. Then the silly girl came back again asking if the meal was ok and again I pointed out the raw chips and over cooked batter. She looked like a stunned cod so I asked for the bill. Poor MDW gets embarrassed when I question the quality of the food or try to get prices reduced. I thought she would be used to it by now. The waiter brings the bill, I hand her the card and now she can't talk to me so passes the credit card form requiring ...
Well that's it for Yorkshire. Will come back and do and see much more and walk the moors as they should be explored. Just stunning. Could quite happily have walked for hours taking in the scenery and the nature. Beautiful, just Love it.
Speaking of nature, I'm Now Listening to a great tit (such a rude ungrateful ********) who has really put the mockers on this short stay at Stony Moor and look forward to him ...
... get as many points as you can. As you can probably guess the game gets quite intense, and involves lots of shouting.
We also enjoyed playing Monopoly, Cluedo, Uno and 20 questions throughout the week. But it wasn't all sitting around. On Thursday the sun was shinning and we got a good game of Badminton going. Unfortunately the ground was a bit too hard to get the badminton pegs in, so we had to have two of us hold up the nets while the other two played. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking