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Luxury Staycation in London | Duke’s Hotel Mayfair

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A staycation is something I hardly ever get to do, can't remember when last I had one... If you remember this post How to transition your bedroom from summer to winter & Luxury Bedroom with Juliette’s Interiors, it was a challenge from Juliette's Interior to design my dream luxury bedroom using some of their products. As it happened, they liked my post and I won the competition. To cut the story short, they organized an overnight stay for 2, including breakfast at the Duke's Hotel in Mayfair. I slotted in a suitable date and I dragged my husband along with me. Duke's Hotel Mayfair A boutique hotel tucked right in the heart of Mayfair. A walking distance from Green Park and Piccadilly Circus so location is perfect if you want to get about and see a bit of London. Promptly checked in at 2pm, set for a chilled time at the hotel and a little wander ...

One Night Only | The Castle Hotel Windsor

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  I was recently invited to the launch party of the Castle Hotel Windsor a part of the Mgallery by Sofitel. I had the opportunity to spend a night as well as a  detailed tour of the beautiful hotel. The recently renovated boutique hotel sits on Windsor’s quintessentially English Hight Street right opposite the Royal Guildhall and adjacent to the Windsor Castle, how perfect?  History & Cool Facts While many may not be too concerned about the history of a hotel, I think a few fun facts is always a good idea, especially because Windsor is culturally rich and I am fascinated by a little bit of history. It’s over 500 years old, started off as an Inn in the 1500s and is one of the oldest in Windsor Grew popular in the 1600s The inn keeper started brewing his own ciders and beers In the 1700s, the innkeeper was appointed as a Royal Warrant. The hotel ...