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30 Nov 2012

Mulled Wine Martini Recipe – start December as you mean to go on! 0  

It’s December tomorrow! We’re warming up with a Mulled Wine Martini and now you can too. If you can’t get to The May Fair Bar this weekend, try this delicious twist on a classic at home. Mulled Wine Martini Measure out: 75ml Spice infused Drambuie 15yrs 10ml Mandarin Napolean Juice of 1/2 a lemon 10ml sugar…

16 Nov 2012

‘Tis The Season For A Festive Afternoon Tea At The May Fair 0  

Escape the hustle and bustle and step away from the frenzy of festive shoppers in London and into the luxurious comfort and relaxed sophistication of The May Fair, for an indulgent Afternoon Tea with a seasonal twist. Featuring a mulled wine martini, chocolate mince pies and caramelised chestnuts, this is the perfect way to spend…

05 Nov 2012

The Cigar Room Lights Up The May Fair 0  

Once the bastion of male clubland, the old-fashioned smoking room has received an unlikely make-over as a result of the indoor smoking ban. This has resulted in a rash of COSAs (cosy, outdoor smoking areas) where women are as welcome as men and no one falls asleep in their leather armchairs. Highlighting this trend is…

20 Jun 2012

Coming soon: The Cigar Room at The May Fair 2  

Cosy, outdoor smoking areas are de rigueur in London this year, but few are as stylish – and innovative, as The Cigar Room at the May Fair. Opening this summer, this exclusive enclave at the heart of the hotel recreates the outdoors in, encased in a striking stainless steel mesh that lets the space ‘breathe’….

24 Sep 2011

Good morning sunshine! Our breakfast is officially award-winning 0  

It’s official! VisitEngland (the country’s national tourist board) has awarded The May Fair their acclaimed Breakfast Award! Here’s what VisitEngland say about the award: “Sponsored by Kellogg’s, this award recognises those hotels and B&Bs where the owners, managers, chefs and staff have gone the extra mile to ensure the breakfast will exceed expectations. We have…

06 Sep 2011

Introducing the Pout Cocktail at the May Fair Bar for London Fashion Week 0  

Where better to take the weight off those fabulous heels during London Fashion Week than at The May Fair Hotel, the official hotel partner for London Fashion Week (16-21 September 2011). To celebrate the launch of the S/S season, the May Fair Bar will be unveiling an exclusive, limited edition cocktail, “The Pout”. Designed by…

23 May 2011

A night out at 150 at The May Fair 0  

You may have read Anthony Lee, our General Manager, raving about 150 at The May Fair – and for good reason, it’s one of the coolest bars in town and now the ultimate venue to sip your favourite vintage Champagne. generic cialis online pharmacy \ pharmacy technician jobs in manitoba canada \ \ viagra…

05 May 2011

Our Top 10 Michelin Star restaurants in Mayfair 1  

With the 100th anniversary of Michelin this year, there’s no better time to try out some of the capital’s hottest restaurants. Here’s a run through of some of the top Mayfair establishments: – Benares (1 Michelin Star) After suffering a devastating fire in its Mayfair kitchens in 2009, Benares was extensively refurbished but that didn’t…

14 Mar 2011

Easter 2011 at The May Fair 0  

This Spring we’re all lucky enough to have an extra Bank Holiday thanks to the Royal Wedding (thank you William and Kate!) and the first of these holidays is Easter. This year we’ve got a fantastic Easter hotel deal on for stays from 8th to 27th April that including a luxury Belgian chocolate Easter egg! We’ve got together some…

10 Jan 2011

Chocolate muffin recipe – embrace your failing diet! 3  

To celebrate January diets here’s a fabulous chocolate muffin recipe, specially dedicated to our guest Carole Marshall who requested it from across the pond. Enjoy Carole! Chocolate Muffins Makes 6 large muffins Ingredients 2 eggs 220 g caster sugar 110 g plain flour 6 tbsp cocoa powder 2 tps baking powder 1 tsp vanilla essence…