After an incredible year of challenges and restrictions, we finally find ourselves entering into December with full swing (Hooray!). Whilst the world is a long way from the normality that we once knew, it is refreshing to feel moods lift and see Christmas lights go up all around us. Its great to know that it is Christmas once again and we are all feeling excited!
Fresh out of a 2nd lockdown, many of us are now making an extra effort this year to bring happiness and joy back into the lives of our friends, family, and loved ones whether at home or beyond. At Prestige Venues & Events our team is no different, and we have been thinking about what we would like to look forward to next year and the types of experiences that would make us smile. We thought that some of these gift experience ideas may inspire you on your search this year, so if you are still on the hunt for the perfect, most unique Christmas gift, and want something extraordinary to treat your loved ones, check out our ideas below. You never know, you might be able to make someone's Christmas wish come true after all!
Lunch by Raymond Blanc at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show
If your special someone is an avid gardener then head to RHS Chelsea Flower Show and treat them to a special lunch by Raymond Blanc OBE. Raymond will take you on a culinary quest that will certainly delight you as you sit within the renowned Jardin Blanc restaurant. A gift experience that will stimulate your senses whilst you dine and take in the glorious setting around you both. An experience for your eyes and taste buds in one day!
Prime picnic spots at Henley Regatta
Henley Regatta is undeniably the best-known Regatta in the world. Highlighting both the summer sporting calendar and social season, take in the beautiful views of Henley and the River Thames as you enjoy a sublime picnic experience for two or a more formal dining experience by the water. Perfect for those who love immersing themselves in the sporting ambience and want to enjoy the regatta from a prime location.
VIP treatment at Royal Ascot
Place your bets at Royal Ascot, and why not let us arrange VIP hospitality for you and your guests on the day. From excellent food and drink to prime location hospitality boxes our team can arrange VIP packages to make your Royal Ascot experience truly one to be remembered!
Afternoon tea in an historic library
Situated in the heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, is The Signet Library. Steeped in history, the building uncovers history’s finest literature and architecture. Treat your loved one to a unique Christmas gift experience of afternoon tea that will put a smile on both of your faces.
Champagne dinner on the River Thames
Experience the beauty of the London skyline at night by river cruise, as you both sip champagne and experience a wonderful 3 course meal with Bateaux London. Offering a combination of sightseeing and contemporary dining, you and your loved one will be able to delight in the wonder of London as you both glide down the Thames by boat.
Rooftop tours of Newcastle United FC
If you’re looking to treat your special someone with a sporting gift they will cherish then why not consider a private rooftop tour of Newcastle United Football Club. Learn about the history of the stadium as you are shown around the grounds on a private tour and scale the heights of the roof for an amazing view of the city.
Lunch or afternoon tea at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
If you are based in Edinburgh and want a delightful venue for afternoon tea, then the Royal Botanic Garden is the venue for you. Offering a delightful setting for sandwiches and scones, RBGE is a venue that does not disappoint with beautiful displays both inside and out for you to experience and enjoy at your leisure.
A private dinner for the family you’ve missed so much inside a magical castle
Treat your family to a sublime private dinner at the majestic Dundas castle, Edinburgh. A venue that boasts over 1,000 acres of woodland, and a range of outdoor activities too depending on what you would like to experience.
To find out more about these gifts or to speak to one of our event specialists give our team at the hub a call or drop them an email and make Christmas magical this year.