Booking was a bit last minute because of some confusion at the festival. I contacted a hotel nearer the venue, but they were unable to accommodate my pet dog. The receptionist kindly gave me the
number of the nearest hotel that could help, and within minutes I had the booking sorted - and at a discount, because I signed up to the awards scheme.
The hotel is in a pleasant lakeside setting, the rooms were very recently refurbished, and breakfast was excellent.
The following morning, as checkout wasn't until midday, I was able to have a very fruitful 1.5h meeting with my colleague in the lounge area. [Less]