Taking a break does not always mean having to break the bank! It is true that hotel rates are always on the rise and it makes a getaway look like a distant dream. But there are some hidden gem boutique hotels which do not cost a week’s rent! After all, boutique hotels are now the new trend- the catwalk of the hotel world. Some of them are just sleek, glamorous and Instagrammable! If you feel like you’ll need an escape soon, the three below boutique hotels will impress you!
The Somerville- Torquay
The Somerville, a 5-star boutique hotel, is the centre of Torquay. This magnificent hotel was even awarded the Best Devon B&B of the Year 2012 by visit Devon. As you set feet in the entrance of this hotel, you are taken to another era. The entrance consists of framed mirrors, oil paintings and wood furniture which beautifies the chandeliers and antique vases. Moving forward, the reception brings the Louis XIV 17th- century atmosphere; it is decorated with antique lamps and a floral mural. This venue was first a private residence in the 1800s before being converted into one of the most vintage hotels. Alongside it’s amazing décor, this boutique hotel is most appreciated for its award-winning buffet. Travellers also select this hotel as it is closest to wonderful getaways like the Princess Theatre, Torquay Museum and Torre Abbey. If you’re looking for a quiet yet luxury destination, then they speak your language at The Somerville.
Loch Ness Lodge- Drumnadrochit
Loch Ness Lodge can be found in a pretty and quiet location in a picturesque Drumnadrochit. Located nearby one of the most popular stretches of water all around the world, this vintage hotel has been built around the 1740s. The hotel is the perfect mixture of the traditional and contemporary Scottish architecture. The venue is both luxurious and has been set in an inspiring décor. The main attraction of this boutique hotel is its individual bedrooms- there are only nine of them, thus it brings a personal feel. Other guest-loving things are the beautiful scenery, the elegant reception and the traditional cuisine! The hotel features the Pibroch Bar and Hotel Restaurant which excels in Scottish food like lab and salmon which will please your taste buds. Also, the hotel is within the grounds of the Nessieland Castel Monster Centre which makes it a family destination with facilities like movie theatre, coffee shop and loch cruises.
Located at the heart of London, Hotel 41, is nestled just behind the Buckingham Palace. This hotel consists of striking rooms, lavish supplies of free snacking and the best possible customer service. The boutique hotel itself features a black and white theme which is stylish and antique at the same time. The hotel responds to the requirements of every visitor; they have on-demand movies, handmade mattress, iPod docks and bathrobes. To make the stay of the guests worthwhile, the hotel provides free snacks such as fresh fruit, sweets, chocolates, toffees, mini tubs of ice-cream and evening canapés. Guests love this hotel mainly for its friendly staff! Many travellers have stated that it is one of the best customer service they have ever experienced! People also fancy this place, thanks to its glass roof Executive lounge where the best meals are served. This top boutique hotel is also rated as the best value place in London!
The best escape might be just a few steps from your place… Plan your stay and make it worthwhile!