Baglioni Hotel London: in the footsteps of Kate & William
Those who visit the Baglioni Hotel London during the wedding preparations or even after the “big day” can follow in the footsteps of Prince William and Kate Middleton
London is filled with excitement and romance for the Royal Wedding and this is particularly true for the exclusive Baglioni Hotel London. This aristocratic beauty full of Italian charm is only about 1.7 km away from the place where Prince William and his bride to be, Kate Middleton, will marry: Westminster Abbey. Those who visit the Baglioni Hotel London during the wedding preparations or even after the “big day” can follow in the footsteps of Prince William and Kate Middleton …
ON THE TRACES OF KATE MIDDLETON
Ideal for women and best girlfriends! A limousine will collect you from the airport or station. You will then be driven directly to the man whom Kate Middleton trusts – the prominent hairdresser Richard Ward. Following your hair appointment, if you wish, a personal shopper from the Baglioni Hotel will then take you and your friends to the shops where the 29-year-old Kate buys her stylish and elegant clothes: to Jigsaw on the famous Kings-Road, the former workplace of Miss Middleton and to one of her favourite designers,Whistles. You will also visit: Daniella Issa, Links of London, Harrods and Garrard, the specialist in crown jewels.
After your shopping trip what nicer way to relax than enjoying a very English tradition? Afternoon tea in the Orangery of Kensington Palace is something very unique. In the middle of this beautiful palace, in which Princess Diana lived, you can enjoy the finest tea in the finest society. A visit to Madame Tussauds where recently Kate Middleton perpetuated her name finishes off the afternoon.
Back at the hotel your personal trainer awaits: after a private workout session in the fitness center of the Baglioni London, a refreshing jogging session is planned in Kensington Gardens. Returning to the Baglioni SPC SPA you can lie back and enjoy a pampering manicure or pedicure. In the evening you will relax in the hotel’s Brunello Restaurant with a wonderful dinner.
For a wonderful bird’s eye view of Buckingham Palace visit the London Eye and, if requested the hotel can arrange for you to do so with a glass of champagne in hand. Then later in the evening our Concierge can book a table for you at one of the Royal couple’s favourite nightclubs, Boujis. For those who are keen to party on into the night without leaving the hotel: Boutique 60 is the in-house Baglioni bar club with exclusive ambience, open until late.
Advice for the fashionistas! The exhibition “Enchanted Palace” in Kensington Palace – is open until 30th of June 2012. Only there you can see the original designs of Paul Costelloe, Vivienne Westwood, Bruce Oldfield, Zandra Rhodes and more.
ON THE TRACES OF PRINCE WILLIAM
A very special package specially designed for men to enjoy in the metropolis of London.
Prince William is famous for knowing the best shopping places, nightclubs and spots where men can experience something new. The five-star Baglion Hoteli London is directly opposite Hyde Park and Kensington Garden and is the perfect starting point to explore the city that William knows so well. This luxurious short break begins with the journey: A limousine will collect you from the airport or station and bring you directly to the hotel.
You may begin your day with a “royal” shave and haircut by Prince William’s barber, Geo F Trumper in Curzon Street. Then it is time to go shopping and if requested, with a personal shopper. In the flagship store of Polistas in Westfield London, you’ll find the polo-clothes worn by William, Harry and Prince Charles. You’ll find something similar to William’s engagement suit at Turnbull & Asser and beautiful shoes at John Lobb is the official shoemaker to Royalty since 1863. One gets ideas of the working day life of the young prince in the RAF Museum in north London. More than one hundred airplanes from the world are displayed. You will be able to shake hands with William and the royal family at Madame Tussauds. After this, visit the London residence of the prince, Clarence House. Don’t miss: The ceremony of the Changing of the Guard in front of Buckingham Palace.
Back at the hotel a personal trainer awaits you: after a private workout session in the fitness center of the Baglioni, there is a refreshing jog planned through Kensington Gardens – passing Kensington Palace where Prince William spent some of his childhood.
ON THE TRACES OF KATE & WILLIAM – Romantic London
For lovebirds the 5 star Baglioni Hotel London is one of the most romantic places. The location of this exclusive hideaway is ideal. Situated in Kensington close to all of London’s best shopping, museums and art galleries yet with an outlook onto the green spaces of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, it is the perfect place for a romantic, relaxing break in one of the world’s great cities.
Your journey to the hotel will be stress free as a limousine will collect you from the airport or station. After check-in and a welcome glass of champagne with fresh strawberries, the ways will be separated. Of course only for a short time: while “he” goes to William’s barber in Curzon Street, “she” will be spoilt by the famous hairdresser Richard Ward, Kate’s favourite stylist.
Then together to John Lewis, the store that knows everything about wedding present lists for some ideas of what you might need to start married life together. A visit to Westminster Abbey, the place of the wedding, is a must for all lovers. Those who may want to see the lovely couple Kate & William together, can make an excursion to Madame Tussauds.
After this, a romantic picnic is waiting for you, organized by the Baglioni team with luscious food from the Baglioni gourmet restaurantBrunello. The picnic will take place in your own “private” garden, Hyde Park, immediately opposite the Baglioni Hotel. If the sun does not shine for eating outdoors instead, a table is booked for a delicious afternoon tea in the Orangery of Kensington Palace. Back at the hotel bodies and souls can relax with a partner massage in the Baglioni SPA with the exclusive products of SPC.
In the evening you can both enjoy a wonderful Candle-Light dinner in the Deluxe room or the suite – with strawberries, chocolate and champagne. An absolute must: a visit to the favourite cinema of William & Kate, Cineworld on the Fulham Road. The view from the iconic London Eye, towards Buckingham Palace and the lights of this cosmopolitan city is breathtaking – lovers can even ride in their own viewing gondola! Afterwards go dancing at the luxurious club Boujis.
Tip for lovers: The Baglioni Hotel London can fulfill the sweetest dreams, professionally and at the same time with style and discretion. We can host official ceremonies and wedding celebrations in the Royal Suite, Kensington Suite or Boutique 60. So let the Baglioni Hotel make your wedding day magical!