Rowan Lodge Hotel
Travel Blogs from Bristol
... be keeping tabs on all the surfies who they apparently let traipse through their property every day, opening and closing the gate for them at 6.30 am and pm, checking their private beach a few times a day to make sure they don't get up to mischief and that they go home...
It all seemed a bit of a pain especially the 6.30 in the morning bit. And especially when it was all for the benefit, it seemed, of a motley group of surfies!
Then they dropped a ...
The Castle had passed through so many hands, its history was downright confusing. Main thing I remembered was; the Normans came and built a keep, war and new ownership, uprising and new ownership, some more new ownership, and then the Butes came along in Victorian times. They ended up insanely rich because of a gamble on coal export, repaired the insane amount of damage, dug up roman foundations predating the normans (surprise!) and reconstructed ...
... to wait here while I tell the front desk. He was quite helpful and shocked
that something had in fact been taken saying that it has very rarely if ever
happened inside their establishment. After describing the camera and last place
I saw it, who do I see coming in through the big double doors with an all
knowing smile and a look that said "Jesus you are an idiot". You can probably
guess. Well I had left the camera in the backpack and upon my hysteria I had a
... showing nature films, several filmed by our newly made cinematographer friend! The show also provided me with two more World’s Superlatives (see photos).
We finally bid a fond farewell to the Jagos, who returned to Temple Meads station. We grabbed an unexpectedly delicious falafel sandwich from a van parked next to the harbor, and proceeded back to the bus stop for a long but uneventful trip back home. Who knows what happened to the Kings Head.
... yourself if you think there is. Both yum, shut up and eat it. However, the factory tour we did in Tasmania was way better than this one. The British are also jealous of our black forest Cadbury chocolate bar. That would bring us to Bath. Home to the amazing Roman Baths and the best fudge in the world. The. Best. Fudge. Eveeeeer. I just had another taste to make sure and it's still true. The baths ...
Other places to stay in Bristol
Redcliffe Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $106
- Lovely City Centre Hotel
- Great city Hotel
- Great Deal
2 Lower Castle Street, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Good facilities but reception and lifts awful
- Clean, large, feather comforters!
- Great value
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Complete waste of money/time and sleepless night!!!
- Nice hotel, great location and cheap
- Needs refurbishment
Filton Road, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $89
- Staff needs some training in P.R.!!
- A Fairly Good Place to rest up. But....
- Pleasant place to stay
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $114
College Green , Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $167
- Celebration Meal 30 Years
- Not worth the price!!
- Great Hotel
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Probably the worst hotel in Bristol
- Not grand at all
- Missing The One Percenters
Cabot, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $135
Woodlands Lane, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $101
- Dreadful Hotel
- Quite a good hotel - doesn't deserve all its bad press!
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $127
- City Inn Bristol- Not the best
- Great place to stay!
New Road, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $121
Victoria Street, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $115
- Great bathroom!
- Perfectly OK business hotel
Bond Street South, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $109
Explore Lane, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $77
Lawrence Hill, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $108
Beggar Bush Lane, Failand, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $102
Welsh Back, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $108
- A lovely Experience
- Modern, Stylish and in a Great Location
- Stylish and comfortable
Aztec West, Bristol | 4 star hotelfrom $185
Avon Street, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $75
A38 Bridgewater Rd, Cowslip Green, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $118
The Haymarket, Bristol | Hotelfrom $105
Sion Hill, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $143
470 Bath Road, Bristol | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Welcome Break Services, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $78
St Paul's Rd, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $80
11 -15 St Paul's Road, Bristol | 2 star hotelfrom $85