Guest house

Prince Charles’ Dumfries House Wins Scottish Hotel Awards as Luxury Guest House of the Year

The Dumfries House estate, kept for the public by Prince Charles, celebrates a top honor after winning a top prize at the Scottish Hotel Awards. Dumfries House Lodge won the prestigious Luxury Guest House of the Year award. The exclusive five-star country guesthouse, which sits at the edge of the 2,000-acre estate, was officially opened […]


Fears of a ‘catastrophic coronavirus epidemic’ among homeless people in hostels | Roaming

At the moment, they have no names and little is known about their origins. But the Observer has established that at least six homeless people linked to hostels in London have died from coronavirus since March, raising fears of outbreaks in overcrowded facilities with vulnerable people in poor health sharing bathrooms , dining rooms and […]


US travelers’ hostels have nowhere to go in a pandemic

(CNN) – Where have all the backpackers gone? With restrictions around the world limiting almost all non-essential travel, accommodation has become a big concern. But hostels, preferred by some travelers because of their attractive prices and built-in social atmosphere, have not received the same attention. In the United States, many hostels are still open, their […]


Nearly 900 placed in hotels, motels – a fraction of California’s homeless

In summary California announces a cost-shared project with FEMA to place thousands of vulnerable people in hotels and motels. Governor Gavin Newsom is also committed to finding a longer-term solution for the homeless. Amid an alarming spike in the spread of the coronavirus in shelters and criticism that hotel rooms are empty, Governor Gavin Newsom […]