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The Hotel Inspector

  • Season 17
  • 8 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • Lifestyle
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Episode 1: LG Thai Derm Spa and Guest House, Loughborough

Summary

Alex Polizzi heads to the LG Thai Derm Spa and Guest House in Loughborough, where she tries to help out first-time hoteliers, husband and wife Hasmeeta and Bharat. When the couple took over two years ago, they fell in love with a unique Thai-themed business that boasts a Thai spa with treatment rooms, a 24-seat Thai restaurant and 10 guest rooms. The business survived the pandemic - but at huge cost, that includes dirty rooms, a broken spa and chaotic management

Review

It’s been a while since we’ve seen Alex Polizzi taking failing hoteliers to task but she’s back… with a vengeance. Hasmeeta and her husband Bharat, who own a shabby Thai-styled guesthouse, restaurant and spa just outside Loughborough, can only stand silently as she rips into them about their poor hygiene, shambolic management and “the blizzard of signs” that attack guests when they arrive. “Disgusting” is the word she uses most often.

They’re a delightful, hard-working couple but at one point Alex is forced to answer the phone in reception because Bharat’s out delivering a takeaway and Hasmeeta’s in the kitchen. “I’m cross,” Alex says to camera. No kidding.

How to watch

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Details

Released on
2022-06-16
Languages
English
Formats
Colour

Credits

Crew

rolename
PresenterAlex Polizzi
Executive producerRachel Innes-Lumsden
ProducerTom Weston
DirectorTom Weston
DirectorTom Weller
ProducerTom Weller
Series producerGill Hennessey

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  • Summary

    Alex Polizzi heads to the LG Thai Derm Spa and Guest House in Loughborough, where she tries to help out first-time hoteliers, husband and wife Hasmeeta and Bharat. When the couple took over two years ago, they fell in love with a unique Thai-themed business that boasts a Thai spa with treatment rooms, a 24-seat Thai restaurant and 10 guest rooms. The business survived the pandemic - but at huge cost, that includes dirty rooms, a broken spa and chaotic management

    Review

    It’s been a while since we’ve seen Alex Polizzi taking failing hoteliers to task but she’s back… with a vengeance. Hasmeeta and her husband Bharat, who own a shabby Thai-styled guesthouse, restaurant and spa just outside Loughborough, can only stand silently as she rips into them about their poor hygiene, shambolic management and “the blizzard of signs” that attack guests when they arrive. “Disgusting” is the word she uses most often.

    They’re a delightful, hard-working couple but at one point Alex is forced to answer the phone in reception because Bharat’s out delivering a takeaway and Hasmeeta’s in the kitchen. “I’m cross,” Alex says to camera. No kidding.

    How to watch

    Next showing

    There are no live broadcasts scheduled for this show. But it is available via the streaming providers below.

    Streaming

    We may earn commission from links on this page. Our editorial is always independent (learn more)

    Details

    Released on
    2022-06-16
    Languages
    English
    Formats
    Colour

    Credits

    Crew

    rolename
    PresenterAlex Polizzi
    Executive producerRachel Innes-Lumsden
    ProducerTom Weston
    DirectorTom Weston
    DirectorTom Weller
    ProducerTom Weller
    Series producerGill Hennessey
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