How has this hotel rated in the past?
Travelers also recommend:
- More recommendations
TripAdvisor Reviews Walton Hotel Wellesbourne Hastings
Travel Blogs from Wellesbourne Hastings
Well, we are home - boo-hiss!
The flight was long and if I'm honest, I prefer the Jumbo to the Airbus;but that's not what is is about.
The Premier lounge at J'Burg airport was great. If you are ever going to spend an extended time at an airport, do it.
We did little shopping while at the airport and discovered that sweets and snacks ...
Left Heathfield this morning and drove Michelle and Grace to Heathrow, dropped them off at the Holiday Inn on the M4 and said our farewells.
Our next stop was Cheryl's cousin, Sandra's place in Lodsworth near Petworth,Sussex. On arrival we had a quick coffee and after went to a nearby pub for lunch. After lunch ...
... to the door of the Holiday Inn turned out to be a quite different experience! Recent road closures meant that Bella's directions were somewhat out of date and, whilst we could sometimes even see our hotel, we could not find our way to it!
I guess the positive of all of this is that we did manage to see quite a bit of the city as we travelled around and around it! (although I would have much preferred ...
... next morning. As we didn't have to check out until 11am, Kerrie took advantage of the late start and booked herself a manicure, pedicure and hair cut all within 50m of our hotel. Greg decided that all he needed was a good sleep in to knock his flu on the head. Our Chinese dinner was delicious and we left town next morning after our pamper sessions very satisfied with our stay.
We then headed west towards Birmingham. We had booked ...
... where we got to go inside their chapel. It was very beautiful with lovely stained glass windows. Our tour guide explained that each college has to have a chapel, a dining room and a library. Each also includes accommodation for its students and each student has his or her own tutor. Not only do prospective students have to qualify academically, but they also have to be interviewed and accepted by a tutor. It does indeed look like a privileged existence, ...