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Four Seasons Resort Orlando

15/02/2017 by .
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Ordinarily, a bedroom balcony is your own private outdoor space to kick back and relax with a glass of something and a few nibbles. But here at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando there’s a welcome interruption to my standard balcony reverie. It’s 9pm and that means I have a front row seat to Disney’s nightly firework extravaganza taking place next door.

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Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort & Spa

19/09/2014 by .
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Everything seems big in Florida, including the Hyatt Regency Clearwater Beach Resort with 250 rooms over 17 floors. We’re welcomed into a spacious reception by one of several friendly receptionists on individual podiums. She cheerfully offers us a glass of bubbly before we hop into the lift and show ourselves to our room: this is an unfussy kind of luxury resort.

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The Surfcomber Hotel South Beach. A Haven of Art Deco

06/02/2014 by .
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I opened one eye and a full size cow was peering down at me. No joke.Perhaps this was the result of one too many daiquiri’s last night at the Surfcomber Hotel, or maybe this is just a dream.

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Hilton and Waldorf Astoria Hotels Orlando

12/07/2013This entry was posted in Florida, Hotel Reviews, North America, USA and tagged , on by .
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“Which knife would you like sir?” A simple question perhaps, but faced with a box full when I was least expecting it, I was rather lost for words. It’s late morning in the Waldorf Astoria’s Bull and Bear restaurant and I’m experiencing their legendary Steak and Eggs breakfast.

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