As someone who has to travel to Paris, Milan and New York several times a year in the name of fashion, Tiffanie Darke, editor of The Sunday Times' Style magazine, knows her threadcounts and her in-room coffee machines. But travelling with three kids (1, 4 and 7) in tow? That introduced a whole new hotel agenda. Hot- and cold-running babysitting, sensibly priced burgers, family suites and a high tolerance to over-excited corridor sprints are mandatory requirements. Not to mention a DVD library containing all six episodes of Star Wars.
Tiffanie Darke, Style editor anonymously reviewed the following hotels and travel destinations: