Day by Day
Day 1 – July 10, 2018
Upon arrival at Heathrow International Airport you will be greeted after customs and escorted to your waiting transfer and chauffeured by Jaguar XL to the luxurious Corinthia Hotel. Your home for the next week is just steps away from Trafalgar, Westminster and the ever-flowing Thames. You’ve no worry of a wait for your room as your early check-in is guaranteed and you will be met and assisted on arrival at the hotel. Freshen up at your leisure and then meet your onsite host in the hotel’s stunning lobby lounge for a short review of your trip and a chance to employ your host’s services for any last minute concierge requests. Take the afternoon to enjoy a stroll through the West End or a jog by the Royal Horse Guards before tonight’s dinner. L’Atelier by Joel Rubuchon is elegant, modern, vibrant and more than worthy of the praise that follows this highly awarded Michelin chef. Try the langoustine fritters and anything with the mashed potatoes (how can something so simple be so good!) while sipping select French wines. When you are done, the hotel is a fifteen minute stroll away or The Corinthia’s car service can pick you up and whisk you home in mere moments.
Day 2 – July 11, 2018
Let’s see some tennis! Enjoy a perfect cappuccino, fresh berries and a your choice of breakfast at your leisure. When you are ready, we’ll transfer you again by Jaguar to the All England Lawn Tennis Club for your first sessions on the grass. Your seats are among the best that can be had and you may very well notice celebrities or royalty nearby. Today the final eight men will compete to move toward the Finals. On offer is a multitude of tennis. When needed, slip away to the private confines of one of the exclusive restaurants and bars for a glass of champagne or a cup of chantilly and strawberries. Stay for as long or as little as you like. Later in the day, we’ve arranged for a reserved table for you at one of Wimbledon’s most renowned restaurants. When you’ve had your fill of tennis, bubbles and berries, your chauffeur will be there to escort back to the ultimate comfort of The Corinthia.
Day 3 – July 12, 2018
Enjoy another wonderful breakfast at your leisure. After breakfast you’ll meet your host who will introduce you to your own certified Blue Badge Guide for your custom-designed tour of London. Prior to your trip, your personal concierge will help you choose the sights and attractions of London that will best make up your day. If you’re a foodie, stroll through the farm to table Borough Market. Interested in all things Royal? We’ll take you to the Tower of London for a private viewing of the British crown jewels. This evening we’ll take you to the West End for a special VIP evening at the theatre. You’ll start your evening around the corner from the theatre at The Criterion. Regarded as one of the most spectacular fine dining restaurants in London, The Criterion exudes a timeless opulence. Enjoy the finest and freshest ingredients in the British Isles under gilded ceilings, scarlet velvet and mirrored walls that beautifully reflect the seductive light. Moments away, the private butlers of the Gielgud Theatre await your arrival. Be pampered with their service as you watch one of the West End’s hottest shows.
Day 4 – July 13, 2018
Breakfast at your leisure. Today we ease into the day with a restorative experience at a truly amazing spa. ESPA at The Corinthia may be the most amazing urban spa anywhere. Its 10,000 square feet of luxurious space are spread over four floors culminating in a subterranean thermal floor that seems out of a James Bond movie. With exclusive beauty and dining areas, discreet private suites and relaxation pods, a dramatic amphitheatre sauna, hammam, steam room and ice fountain, every sense is indulged. Your experience includes a personalized facial, a customized massage, a light lunch in the Spa lounge and unlimited access to the thermal floor. Refreshed and rejuvenated we’ll transfer you back to Wimbledon for the thrilling Semi Final matches and more champagne, strawberries and cream. This evening’s dinner is served at the counter over-looking the kitchen at Bocca di Lupo. Watch the chef prepare a parade of delicious small plates in London’s hottest Italian restaurant.
Day 5 – July 14, 2018
Sleep in today and enjoy a relaxing morning and another perfect Corinthia breakfast at the Crystal Moon Lounge. This afternoon it’s back to the grass courts for the beginning of Finals Weekend at Wimbledon. On tap today are the top ladies of the tournament in the Ladies Final. Once again enjoy your Debenture seat privileges should you need to escape the elements or just want to indulge in some bubbly. Also on today’s card are Doubles Finals. After the tennis, glide back to The Corinthia in your Jaguar to prepare for a very special night. Live at the Ritz is a special time to share with loved ones on summer Saturday nights combining fine dining and live entertainment for a fabulous cabaret evening of dinner and dancing in one of the most beautiful dining rooms in London. Your gourmet four-course dinner arrives to the sounds of Peter O’Donnell and his band; who bring the evening to life with a selection of songs from the American Songbook, including swing favorites from the Rat Pack and Cole Porter. Get up on the dance floor or sit back and enjoy a candlelight dinner, the perfect cocktail and fabulous music.
Day 6 – July 15, 2018
Enjoy your breakfast at leisure. Today your Grand Slam experience culminates with Men’s Finals at Centre Court. While millions of fans are glued to their TV screens, you will be in the heart of the action. Today enjoy debenture seating in the Champions Room at Wimbledon for lunch prior to the match and then head down to your prime seats to watch history unfold. After the final match point is won and the trophy is presented there is still time for one more stop on the way back to The Corinthia. Take to the sky and watch the lights twinkle over the most iconic sights of London as you enjoy a farewell champagne toast high above the Thames at the top of the London Eye.
Day 7 – July 16, 2018
On your last day, you are greeted again by name at breakfast. Your cappuccino arrives almost as you sit down and you revel in the hospitality and experiences that you have enjoyed all week. Although this is your day to return home, you feel like a world champion. When ready, your host thanks you again for joining us and assists you with your things for your transfer to the airport and your trip home.
More great restaurants that we will be happy to arrange for you…
Goodman’s – We prefer the Mayfair location for buzzy atmosphere and great steaks; your choice of Scottish grass-fed beef or American Prime specially imported.
Asia De Cuba – At the St. Martin’s Lane Hotel. Jeffrey Chodorow’s unique blend of Caribbean and Asian cuisines served in a high-energy and dramatic setting.
Hawksmoor – Off an alley in Seven Dials, the basement of an old brewery has been turned into a temple of meat. Come for Sunday Roast and heart stopping duck fat potatoes.