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Traveller Kate checks into the hotels, resorts and lodges and reports back. Here are her reviews published far and wide of those experiences.

Australia Destinations Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: Cradle Mountain Lodge


An easy two hour drive from Launceston through the scenic Tasmanian countryside you’ll find Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge. Perched on the edge of the World Heritage listed Cradle Mountain…

Asia Destinations Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: Anantara Uluwatu Resort & Spa


Perched on the hillside and cascading down to the secluded shores of Bali’s southern coast is the Anantara Bali Uluwatu Resort & Spa.

It is a haven of modern design…

Asia Destinations Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: Anantara Seminyak Resort & Spa


Situated on prime beachfront in Seminyak, Bali and lined with coconut palms is Anantara Seminyak Resort & Spa. This resort is all about location, location, location.

The direct beach access means…

Australia Destinations Hotel Reviews

East Hotel … puts ‘Luxe’ into luxury


Canberra’s East Hotel, located between the fashionable retail and restaurant hubs of Manuka and Kingston, is the perfect balance of contemporary savvy mixed into a lifestyle hotel.

The moment you…

Destinations Hotel Reviews South Pacific

Decompressing at Santo’s Deco Stop Lodge


Situated on an acre of lush hillside, overlooking the Segond Canal, and a short walk from the township of Luganville in Vanuatu’s Santo is the Deco Stop Lodge.

Aptly named after…

Africa Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: The Oyster Box Hotel


Like the famous lighthouse that stands majestically on Umhlanga’s prestigious beachfront near Durban, South Africa, the Oyster Box Hotel on the Eastern seaboard of KwaZulu-Natal overlooks sweeping views of…

Africa Destinations Hotel Reviews Traveller Ramblings

Sun City, Africa’s kingdom of pleasure


 Just two and a half hours drive from the land locked city of Johannesburg, you would not expect to find a resort complex surrounded by the expansive wildlife reserve…

Africa Destinations Hotel Reviews

Hotel Review: Rorke’s Drift Hotel


If you are interested in seeing a part of South Africa rich in history and thick with stories of heroic battles, then make your way south-east from Johannesburg into…

Australia Destinations Hotel Reviews Traveller Ramblings

Days are a dream at Daydream Island Resort and Spa


There is something about stepping off a boat onto a resort island that just makes you relax and want to kick your shoes off. Having a shell necklace placed…

Asia Destinations Hotel Reviews Traveller Ramblings

La Résidence d’Angkor by Orient Express


Nestled  away from the bustling vibrant streets of Siem Reap in a tranquil tropical  setting is the intimate Khmer-style hotel, La Résidence d’Angkor.
In keeping with its Orient Express  brand,…