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Learn to be an English Gentleman or Lady

6 days from £1,868 / $2,529 per person

Learn how to be an English Gentleman on this six day tour of London and Berkshire. While in the capital stay at one of London's most quintessentially British hotels, The Connaught, well located in the heart of Mayfair. Go shopping with your private fashion expert to source the best of British hunting and shooting gear in some of London's most exclusive shopping streets, such as Bond Street, Jermyn Street and Savile Row. Once kitted out in style head to Coworth Park, a beautiful luxury country house hotel in Berkshire. At Coworth engage in a range of traditionally British country pursuits such as riding, polo, shooting, tennis and croquet. From Coworth Park you are well based to attend exclusive events on the British social summer calendar such as Royal Ascot, Wimbledon Tennis Championships, the Chelsea Flower Show, Epsom Derby, Henley Royal Regatta, Cartier International Polo Day and Last Night at The Proms. This tour includes luxury vehicles for all transfers and private Blue Badge guides for sightseeing tours. Anyone who books the 'Learn How to Be An English Gentleman' tailor-made tour will receive a complimentary copy of Debrett's 'Guide for the Modern Gentleman'.


Itinerary details

6 days from £1,868 / $2,529 per person

  • Day 1 - The Connaught - London
    Arrive in London. Transfer from the airport to The Connaught in your private chauffeur-driven car. This afternoon your private guide will take you on a tour of London.
  • Day 2 - The Connaught - London
    Morning Shopping Tour with your private shopping expert. Have lunch at The Wolseley or a private gentleman's club. Afternoon at leisure. This evening dine at The Ivy and see a West End Show.
  • Day 3 - Coworth Park, A Dorchester Collection Hotel - Berkshire
    Transfer to Coworth Park in your private car in time for your picnic lunch in the woods and surrounding traditionally English countryside. This evening enjoy a pre-dinner wine and champagne tasting.
  • Day 4 - Coworth Park, A Dorchester Collection Hotel - Berkshire
    Morning private polo lesson with Andrew Hine, former captain of the English National Team. Afternoon at leisure for golf at top clubs, Wentworth or Sunningdale, both of which are nearby.
  • Day 5 - Coworth Park, A Dorchester Collection Hotel - Berkshire
    Morning shooting lesson or fishing excursion. After lunch visit Windsor Castle and Eton College. Traditional Afternoon Tea will be served in the conservatory at Coworth Park on your return.
  • Day 6 - In Transit
    Transfer to the airport in your luxury chauffeur-driven car in time for your flight home.
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