Thinking of travel to enjoy England in grand style? Why not visit the always elegant Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa in Bath during their celebration marking their 250th year? LuxeGetaways loves the special experiences on offer via this ultimate “RC250 Suite Stay” package to commemorate 250 years of the iconic Royal Crescent, one of the world’s finest examples of Georgian architecture designed by architect John Wood the Younger on May 19, 1767. Sip some Taittinger and sample the Taittinger Tasting Menu, relax with a bespoke body oil and massage, enjoy a limited edition bottle of gin, and lots more. The “RC250 Suite Stay” is available at the hotel, a member of Relais & Chateaux, between May and October for £2500 (approximately $3045 USD).
The RC250 Taittinger Tasting Menu takes guests on a gastronomic journey through the last 250 years using local WestCountry produce with a historical spin. A sampling of dishes from the six-course menu include Mackerel Tartar, Salt Marsh Lamb and Gooseberry and Elderflower Crumble. Toasting the anniversary in style, each course will be paired our favorite Taittinger Champagnes including Taittinger Prestige Rose NV and Taittinger Nocturne NV.
Capturing the sense of occasion, The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa has partnered with The Bath Gin Company to create a specialist run of RC250 Gin. Using the first still in the city for 250 years, The Bath Gin Company created 250 limited edition bottles of gin in honor of the anniversary. Numbered one to 250, guests enjoying the RC250 Suite Stay will be able to take home a 700 ml bottle, an exclusive collector’s piece as a memento of their experience.
Bath, as the name implies is an historic spa city. To pay homage to this, The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa has created a bespoke RC250 body oil and massage in collaboration with boutique British spa brand Elemental Herbology. This 90-minute treatment is designed to leave you feeling relaxed and invigorated with a macadamia and papaya scrub followed by a deep, targeted massage. The exclusive treatment can be further enjoyed with a commemorative bottle of RC250 body oil containing natural oils found in the RC250 Bath Gin, grapefruit, juniper berries and geraniums.
To further mark the celebrations why not see Bath from the sky with a memorable flight in the magnificent Taittinger Hot Air Balloon? Extra special touches come with an exclusive history booklet by famed Bath writer Jeremy Seal, a RC250 Floris Gift set, a commemorative caddy of RC250 Ronnefeldt Tea, and a unique RC250 chocolate box made in conjunction with British cocoa brand, Hotel Chocolat. The RC250 is yours for two nights based on two people sharing a suite. The package includes: suite accommodations, a pre-dinner RC250 cocktail, an RC250 spa treatment for two people, RC250 Tasting Menu with Taittinger Champagnes for two,, a commemorative caddy of RC250 Ronnefeldt Tea, a Floris RC250 gift box, a RC250 Hotel Chocolat Chocolate box and an exclusive bottle of RC250 Bath Gin along with a special cocktail booklet.
Learn More: www.royalcrescent.co.uk