The Spa Hotel
Travel Blogs from Saltburn-by-the-Sea
... or be sent to cool their heels on the naughty step without their drink for five minutes. There is also a swearing jar where various unacceptable words have a monetary value and the proceeds are given to charity. Soon she lost the patrons who wouldn't play ball and gained a stream of families and members of the community wanting a nice place to spend an evening. Consequently the pub now boasts three years running a top three finish in ...
... why my relatives moved south.
We went to Durham which is a lovely town with a lot of activity around the historic centre. We wandered up and down the uneven streets of old Durham town which has many old old buildings.
After a late lunch we decided to leave Old Durham Town. Reminds me of a Roger Whittaker song.
We booked into the Premier Inn with free wifi. At least with Premier ...
... 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 ...
... the opposite direction to us before we prepare for our trip back to Norfolk then Edinburgh. Bye bye Michael McNasty
It amazes me at times that whilst travelling extensively you can meet so many wonderful and exciting interesting people and then in a split second; bam! A person you know can try and destroy it all for everyone.
August 6thSo we prepare to leave the cottage and again there is a tantrum over ...
... two lanes, dividing up almost perfectly by skill level completely by accident. It took us a few hours to play our three games of bowling, after which we hit the dodgems (bumper cars).
Overall I had a fantastic few weeks with the Nathans. They helped me see Durham through fresh eyes, and I was sad to see Nathan(1) head back to Canada early Monday morning. That being said, I had not long to grieve, as another adventure was lurking right around the corner...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet