• Well-Manored in the Heart of England

    Well-Manored in the Heart of England

    The rolling hills of the Heart of England, where the Cotswolds meet Shakespeare country, is a fertile landscape for country house hotels. Add stylish rooms and a Michelin-starred kitchen, and you have Mallory Court, a triple threat Relais & Chateaux manor house in the Warwickshire hills near Stratford-upon-Avon. The entry drive rolls up to an […]

     
     
  • Upstairs (not Downstairs) in London’s Knightsbridge

    Upstairs (not Downstairs) in London’s Knightsbridge

    Ten minutes after I checked into The Egerton House in Knightsbridge, the hotel surprised me with a cappuccino and biscuits in my cozy, café-au-lait-colored bedroom. I don’t think the color-coordinated welcome was intentional, but it wouldn’t surprise me, given the hotel’s well-deserved reputation for personal service. Very few areas of London are as filled with […]