Hotel Facilities

THERE are a few luxury gloucester hotels which are generally around the city centre but some are in the Gloucestershire countryside. The architectural designs host a mix of timber-framed, Victorian red brick and modern buildings. The city of Gloucester is packed with high end restaurants and shops. One of the well rated hotels are; The 4 star hallmark hotel Gloucester which offers a great range of amenities from swanky bar and restaurant, indoor pool and a luxury spa. Other 4 star rated hotels are : The Cheltenham chase, The wharf house, Hatherley manor, Hatton court hotels.

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If you are looking for affordable yet luxurious hotels, there are; Holiday inn express, Ibis Gloucester, New County, The orchard, Royal George hotels and others.

What facilities to look for in a hotel

i) The Senses

Everything you touch from the service desk to your room key or even the door handle to your room should feel well cared for and clean.

ii) Quality of Service

The training of the staff is meant to anticipate the needs of the guest and deliver high level personalized services at every interaction with the guest. Members of staff should be attentive, courteous, genuinely pleased to help and intuitive. You almost should feel like your mind is being read.

iii) Personalized Service

If it is a really good hotel like a 5 star rated hotel, you should be greeted by name from arrival to the entire stay in the hotel, preferences of what you want are quickly noted such as when one wants to visit the spa, get your room cleaned or any other achievable request. You should be impressed by the level of details all around the hotel.

iv) Rooms, Dining and Amenities

The furnishing should be almost perfect if not perfect. The decoration of the guest rooms and suites should be well furnished, follow a consistent design, ample space, king-size or queen-size beds, premium beddings and luxurious bath products. Rooms should have complementary breakfast, free high speed internet, mini bar, room service menu as that of the restaurant menu and a 24 hours room service. The quality of the dining experience should have very fine details and if it's 5 star rated, a buffet should be on offer.

v) Consistency

If you have had an amazing experience in a hotel, the same or even better experience should be expected whenever you visit whether on peak or down seasons.