The Nottingham Belfry - A QHotel
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We walked to get breakfast - Dave didn't come - and then drove to the Games Workshop headquarters after packing and loading the car. The place was just amazing and even though there weren't many people there Dave was in Seventh Heaven. We left him there and walked along the canal to find Sainsburys to use the automatic teller. A lovely walk and we saw lots of canal boats. We achieved our aim and were headed back when ...
Pick up Sat Morning. Smooth handover. SC- Can you feel it? DC - No hardly tell it's there. First outing in the new Van at our first C&C site in Ashbourne. Lovely Site. Friendly helpful staff help us push it on the pitch. The Van is very comfy and warm.
50 miles from Cresswell Rd Mexbourgh to Site.
89 miles from Site to Home.
... drink out of the fountain. We then sat down and basked in the Tuscan sun. Later that evening we went out to dinner at a nice little restaurant. I had gnocchi with a shrimp sauce. Yummy. Jeff had chicken with a balsamic sauce which he thought was very good . For starters we had mellon wrapped in prosciutto. We walked a bit more around the piazza that evening ... Ahhh I will miss you Siena! Buona ...
... travel tunes. Kodaline mostly. I hope I meet some top people for socialising in the 4 bed carriage of dreams, don't let me down. And don't rape me.
Plans after that will be winged like a true traveller.
Currently putting some more tunes in the music player for staring out into the desert as we chug past, looking deep and musing. Cause I'm quite deep y'see.
... egg-timer, which I located somewhere quite different, was not turned on. So I had to guess that the eggs had probably had enough time and turn them off, and then turn my attention to the mielies, which I discovered had not been turned ON… Before going out, Anne had boiled a kettle and poured the boiling water into the pot with the mielies, so I wondered (being a mielie-microwaver myself) whether this was some weird vegetarian way of cooking mielies, like coddling ...
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Historical Traveler Reviews The Nottingham Belfry - A QHotel
Can't say that the location of this hotel is great, being neither city or country, but the hotel itself is fine. The staff are pleasant and helpful, the food and facitlities are good. The rooms are fine but beware any minibar users - there isn't one.
i booked this hotel as a treat for my boyfriends birthday, directly with the hotel itself. i booked the 'romantic' package, which was £199 for bed and breakfast in the suite. which was GORGEOUS!! included was also a bottle of champagne, roses, and chocolates. now my fella wouldn't really have appreciated the roses, so i contacted the manager directly and got them swopped for a bottle of house wine.
Myself and my fiance stayed here on a two night complimentary weekend break on a bed, breakfast and evening meal basis.
Stayed here Saturday and Sunday night of the August Bank holiday weekend. We booked from the late availibility options on Marston Hotels own website and paid £65 per room ( two of us in the room) per night. For two nights bed and breakfast for two total paid was £130 which was an absolute bargain.
Good Weekend Value
Stayed for 2 nights over the bank holiday weekend to visit relatives in Nottingham.
Useful location ,impressive decor, good room size with plenty of lighting to read by which is unusual in hotels.
Everything clean and in good condition.
Breakfast choice very good.
Poor ventilation - window opening restricted for security.
Expensive food and drink.
At the laterooms weekend rates of £55 per room inc breakfast excellent value ( if you dont eat in)
Good business hotel
Stayed over a weekend for a meeting. Good businsess hotel with everything you need including friendly efficient staff. Only downside was the rooms were too hot with no air conditioning. The small window only opens a little so there was very little scope for ventilation which did not help.
An overpriced motel
Thought this was pretty awful. The hotel has absolutely no soul or character, was very overpriced and the food was fairly poor - especially for the price. I wouldn't go back again if you paid me!
The staff are pleasant though.
New hotel, will stay again
Very new modern design hotel next to a new business park. Food and breakfast was good. Gym and swimming pool were also very nice and well equiped. It's closer to motorway than nottingham. The only fault was the bed, it is a bit too hard for me. I will stay there again and happy to recommend.
After constantly being dissapointed with drab 4* hotels in Nottingham city centre, i decided to try the Marston Belfry, located just on othe outskirts of town, near J26 of the M1.
My family and I stayed at the Nottingham Belfry last weekend. It had only been open a month, so everything was brand new. I found the staff to be friendly, helpful and polite. The decor was contemporary and to a high standard. The pool was lovely, and big enough to swim properly in, and the jacuzzi was absolutely fabulous, as were the steam room and sauna!!