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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 09:06
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The coolest hotelel(s) you´ve been to...

One nice side of being a bizjet jockey is the hotels where you get to stay!

What is/are the coolest hotels you´ve been to?

I start:
- Muscat, Oman: The Chedi
- Addis Abeba: Sheraton
- Nairobi: Nairobi Serena Hotel
- Lagos: The Moorhouse

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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 10:39
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Try the Hotel 3.14 in Cannes (someting to do with a play on the owner's name and the mathematical constant Pi). Very louche, velvet and dim lights everywhere and a welcoming "love box" on your bed containing all that you are likely to need for fun night in, if you know what I mean? Of course, I walked straight out and reported the obvious booking error out to my company:

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The coolest hotelel(s) you´ve been to...

...... surely has to be the ICEHOTEL

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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 10:48
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One of my favourites has to be this place in Marrakech . . .

Bled-Alfassia - Maison d'hôtes à Marrakech - English

They do a cracking deal for crew too.
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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 14:45
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Hotel Podewils Gdansk......

one of my favourites.........charming nice miss marple style....small and a secret...

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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 14:59
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River Club at Livingstone.

You can fall asleep in the bath and listen to the hippos grunting in the Zambezi just below you.

Far better than the more expensive Tongabezi Lodge.
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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 15:57
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Blancaneaux Lodge in the Belize rain forest. Very cool.

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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 18:29
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Palazzo Versace- Gold Coast Oz

Gold Coast Hotel | Palazzo Versace
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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 18:41
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Impalila Island, Kaprivi strip, Namibia. An alternative take on doing a game drive (in a boat). The fishing is quite something too.
Impalila Islands Lodge | Fly Fishing for Tigerfish | Chobe River Game Cruises | Victoria Falls | Luxury En-suite Chalets
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Old 3rd Nov 2011, 20:41
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Doria Hotel Bodrum

- Doria Hotel Bodrum
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Old 4th Nov 2011, 04:57
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Kempinski Hotel Bodrum
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Old 4th Nov 2011, 08:25
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A Capsule hotel in Osaka (sorry cant remember the name but there are plenty of them in Japan). Its so different from any other hotel with the room not much bigger than a coffin! I just had to do it for the experience.
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Old 4th Nov 2011, 13:27
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Bloody Hell all I ever had was
The Kyriad Prestige in Le Bourget
The Jury's Inn in Croyden
and not forgetting the fabulous
Ibis at Luton Airport twined with the Hanoi Hilton and the Edinburgh Airport Holiday Bin.

Need to get on a bigger jet with longer legs...
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Old 5th Nov 2011, 22:25
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Thistle at Luton
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Ku Chawe Inn

Zomba, Malawi
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I've seen a lot flying big shiny heavy jets, not little pieces of shit metal.. YOU have all missed out on the Cathay Pacific Crew Hotel Hong Kong;

THE coolest hotel has gotta be;

The Headland Hotel at Hong Kong international airport!;

:: Welcome to Headland Hotel ::

Oh yes..
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Old 8th Nov 2011, 14:07
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So that's what mark-up means.

Wagyu Beef Sirloin Steak MSC 10+ 225g at London Fine Foods

:: Welcome to Headland Hotel ::
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