A birthday weekend at Butlin’s Bognor Regis | Part One

Last weekend we spent 3 nights at Butlin’s Bognor Regis on the south coast of England. It was Olly’s fourth birthday too so we were all rather excited to pack a little suitcase each and head down to the seaside for some quality family time…

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Staying as a family at Heathrow Windsor …

With both my husband and I working during the week, our weekends are for precious family time and we love nothing more than packing a small suitcase and heading off on adventures just the three of us. Last weekend, we drove down to Slough to stay…

5 reasons to stay at Chesford Grange this …

We have recently returned from a weekend stay at one of our favourite hotels, Chesford Grange in Warwickshire. Chesford Grange is part of the QHotels chain and we have stayed at the hotel every Summer since Olly was born. It’s a really warm and welcoming…

A weekend in London with Merino Hospitality

To celebrate my birthday earlier this month, we packed our overnight bags and headed down on the train to London to stay in a gorgeous mews house with Merino Hospitality. We had planned a fun weekend of showing Olly the major sights of the city,…

Exploring Shakespeare’s County with QHotels Stratford …

Last month we were invited to stay at Stratford Manor, part of the QHotels chain. Stratford Manor is ideally located in the heart of Warwickshire, best known as playwright William Shakespeare’s home. The hotel is a great base to explore the county with Stratford Upon…

A little bit of family fun and …

Last weekend we had the pleasure of staying at Chesford Grange. It’s part of the QHotels chain in Kenilworth, near Warwick and just under an hours drive from home. We have already been to Chesford Grange twice before (you can read about our first stay…

Shiltons in York | Travelodge York Central review

Having heard lots of wonderful things about the beautiful city of historical York, we were delighted when Travelodge invited us to stay in their York Central hotel. The Travelodge York Central hotel is just that, central. It’s just a short walk away from all the…