Bad, France, Maybourne

Review: Maybourne Riviera

Let’s start with the good news: my stay was significantly cheaper than expected.  Now for the bad: because they comped half the stay. Maybourne Riviera is the latest opening from the previously London-centric Maybourne Group.  Their portfolio reads like a Best of London list: The Berkeley, Claridge’s and The Connaught.  With […]

Bad, Kenya

Review: Giraffe Manor, Kenya

Giraffe Manor, Kenya Room type: Lynn Superior Room Duration: 4 > 5th November, 2021 Giraffe Manor is a terrible hotel, but one with a unique offering.  I don’t mean the interaction with giraffes, I’m on about being able to witness our dystopian, narcissistic fuelled near-future.  Basically, watch an episode of […]

Bad, Maldives, Private Island, Soneva

Review: Soneva Jani, Maldives

Soneva Jani, Maldives Room type: 1 Bedroom Water Retreat With Slide Duration: 13th > 16th December, 2019 Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Award; GQ Travel Award; Robb Report Best of the Best; National Geographic Traveller Family Favourite; The Good The Bad and The Luxurious’ HRDSDFFCP.  For the uninformed, that’s Hotel that […]