Hotels: Beds, Pull-Out Couches and Other Hotel Furnishings

  • Selecting The Right Accommodation For Your Needs

    30 December 2014

    There are many different types and styles of accommodation which serve the needs of people on vacation, people who are on a business trip, or people visiting a city for a day who require an overnight stay. It is important to select the correct accommodation which provides you with as many services as possible for your money. Many established hotels are available in most major cities around the world, but do not always offer that 'home from home' feeling.

  • Heading For Australia? Three Cities Where The Hotels Match Their City's Distinctive Personality

    8 December 2014

    If a business trip or a vacation has you travelling to any of these three cities, you'll find that the local hotels do their best to mirror their city's personality. These are modest sized cities, not huge metro areas like Sydney or Melbourne. But, you will still find first rate city hotels with impeccable furnishings and excellent customer service. Bunbury, Western Australia Sitting near the southwestern tip of the continent, Bunbury, Western Australia, is an old mining town that was founded in the early 1800s.

  • Book Your Hotels On the Move To Save Money

    19 November 2014

    If your holiday is a trip that takes in several different places, you can make your money stretch further by booking hotels online while your holiday is in progress.  Start with some security Book your first night's accommodation before you set off. Spontaneity may be fun, but on the first day of your holiday, it's important to keep stress to a minimum. If you're worrying about booking your first hotel, you might not enjoy the start of your trip as much as you would like.

  • How to do classic pub meals – with an all new twist

    31 October 2014

    Thinking about starting up or wanting to buy a pub in Australia? You'll be needing great booze, a sunny beer garden and, of course, a classic pub menu. But a successful pub venture is going to take a bit of extra consideration. Times have changed a little, and while a traditional pub meal is still popular, they've been adapted slightly. Let's take a look at the good old-fashioned meals that people are still eating and the little twists that keep them hot.

  • Heading for the Great Barrier Reef? Motels in Townsville Offer a More Laid Back Vacation Experience

    20 October 2014

    If you're headed to the Great Barrier Reef and prefer staying in a fairly laid-back town, you might consider booking your motel in Townsville. You can find properties within steps of the sand, in the downtown core or along the Ross River. Townsville Basics Townsville is the second largest city along the Sunshine Coast, following Brisbane. The waterfront town fronts Cleveland Bay. The Ross River runs through the middle of the area.

  • Judging a Hotel by its Rating: The Hotel Star Rating Explained

    9 October 2014

    Hotels are judged from a simple star rating. This can sometimes define the hotel itself with many saying which star hotel they're staying in rather than the hotels name itself. The assumption is that the higher star rating, the better the hotel is but that's not always true. The star rating wasn't always to show the quality; it was first used to inform travellers of the basic facilities available and many still have this system.

  • How to make your budget holiday feel like a luxury getaway

    30 September 2014

    Not everybody can afford to stay in 5 star hotels and dine out at the finest restaurants on every night of a trip, but everybody does deserve a break and a bit of pampering now and again. Even if you are on an extremely tight budget, there are ways that you can make your budget holiday feel like a luxury getaway, and create memories that you won't ever forget. Have one or two really decadent meals out.

  • Things to consider before choosing a wedding venue

    19 September 2014

    Choosing a venue for your wedding is a tough decision. This is because it has to fit your wedding style, accommodate all your guests and be in line with your budget. There are basic considerations that are important when deciding on a function venue. These are: Accessibility There are many logistics involved in a wedding. This includes the catering, decorations, guest transportation and accommodation. An easily accessible function venue will simplify logistics.

  • Desperately Seeking Romance: Choosing the Perfect Getaway

    11 September 2014

    You've worked hard and finally found the time for that romantic getaway. You want everything to be perfect. Choose your destination carefully, then look for clues in accommodation descriptions in order to select your ideal escape. Places to go You want to go somewhere that is peaceful, scenic and has good food. Australia has numerous choices.  Beach: Imagine long strolls on the golden sand, then falling asleep to the gentle sounds of waves crashing on the shore.