Richmond Gate Hotel
Travel Blogs from Richmond
Friday On the road about 8.30 via Uckfield for a coffee. And a pretty good one, hoorah! Maybe because it was an Aussie that made it? A young woman asked me where I was from; clearly neither of us picked the accent straight away, but she'd moved from Noosa a year ago. It seems funny to know that people are listening to our accent, and Clare's is …
... was only about 10:30 but there was already one guy asleep in the bunk below me and another girl sitting in bed who I chatted to as well. She was from St Kilda. Haha. I fell asleep very quickly and woke at 7:30 this morn to make it in time for the free brekky from 7-9 every morning. Since then I've just been writing this as I am waiting for a walking tour which starts every morning at 10. Might go for my own walk beforehand as it is still a while ...
16 hr trip to Dubai with no sleep then 7 hours to London= wrecked! Landed in a fresh London city eager for the adventure. What we weren't eager for was the -7 degree forecast for the week. Luke W chauffeured us from Heathrow and we were on our way to Hampton. Sunday morning was slow due to unforeseen lavatorial issues but we still managed to make a pub for lunch in Teddington and watch the rugby. Bridge has now been converted to a pub loving foodie- 4 ...
... still exited but really anxious. Andy's stressed mums just being Jane, and I'm just amazing as always. All checked in and although mum had a great attempt on getting an upgrade it obviously didn't work.Going to security now, bye glen. Got through security after a 120m queue with a 45 minute wait. ...
... rain. I suppose the weather here has been on the news in Australia as large parts of the UK have been flooded. We were lucky as it was never that bad. A few roads closed due to flood but the caravan site just got soggy.
Also forgot to mention in the last entry that on Saturday when we left the cottage I had to spray the car windows with de-icing fluid. Sings of things to come. Must get the car anti-freeze ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center