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Meet, learn, discover
April 28, 2022
Let us welcome you into our world, from chef masterclasses to secret cellar wine tasting sessions; we can’t wait to share our expertise with you. If you have a taste for adventure, we can offer you exclusive access to sought-after places, private tours of must-see sights, and the chance to learn new skills, like surfing along Malibu’s spectacular coastline. What will you choose?
A world of art
We’re proud to have a rich history of contemporary art at 45 Park Lane, and we regularly host exhibitions for emerging artists. Join art curator Lily Ackerman to learn more about our own artists and discover the best local galleries.
A royal day out
Windsor Castle is the oldest and largest occupied castle in the world – and we’re lucky to have it right on our doorstep at Coworth Park. Let us take you on a guided tour, revealing the treasures of the castle.
At Hotel Bel-Air we’re often asked about how to experience a real taste of California. If you have a sense of adventure, we’ll take you out to the breathtaking coast at Malibu to meet a professional surfing instructor. Together you can discover the secrets to surfing the waves with ease.
Uncover a masterpiece
For a truly one-of-a-kind experience, let our friendly team at Hotel Principe di Savoia arrange a private viewing of one of the world’s most famous frescoes: ‘The Last Supper’. Offering exclusive access to the Santa Maria delle Grazie – even when closed to the public – our experienced guide will reveal the fascinating history of Da Vinci’s masterpiece.
An arty tour of Le Marais
Le Marais is undeniably the heart of contemporary art in Paris. From Le Meurice, our expert guide will lead you on a stroll through these picturesque streets, while you enjoy exclusive access to galleries and exhibitions along the way.
Meet our expert chefs at The Dorchester for an interactive masterclass in our kitchens, where they’ll show you how to recreate our modern British cuisine at home. You’ll pick up tips from our team and learn how we add the special touches that make your dining experience with us a magical one.
The lost art of dress making
André Laug is an authentic high fashion atelier that continues to make every dress by hand. For a closer look at what goes on behind the scenes, join expert shopper Barbara Lessona on a visit to the atelier and laboratory, hosted by longstanding employee countess Laura della Croce.
Our secret wine cellar
Hidden within the heart of Hôtel Plaza Athénée we have a secret wine cellar, filled with hundreds of precious vintages and fine wines. Join our sommelier for a private tasting, including a wine specially selected for you.
Time to shop
With the advice of our personal shopper at The Beverly Hills Hotel, visit LA’s most famous shopping street: Rodeo Drive. This three-hour tour will lead you through its luxury boutiques and lesser-known designer stores for a shopping day like no other.
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