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22 Feb 2016

London Fashion Weekend at The May Fair Hotel 0  

London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2016 may be drawing to a close tomorrow but if you missed out, don’t worry, there’s plenty more still to come! Head over to London Fashion Weekend for another year of the best of British and international fashion, hosted by the British Fashion Council. From 25th – 28th February, the event…

08 Feb 2016

Royal Opera House Live Screenings at The May Fair Hotel 0  

Streaming live ballet and opera classics from London’s stunning Royal Opera House, The May Fair Hotel is hosting a run of exclusive screenings in its private theatre, seating 200 people in elegant surroundings. World-famous performances of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker, Puccini’s La Bohème and Prokofiev’s Romeo & Juliet are just a few of the productions that…

16 Jun 2015

Summer City Breaks in Mayfair 0  

This summer, make the most of your stay in one of the capital city’s most exclusive neighbourhoods and receive a delectable breakfast, on the house, when you book your break at least 10 days in advance and pay upfront at The May Fair Hotel. If’s often said that breakfast is the most important meal of…

01 May 2015

Royal Opera House Live Screenings at The May Fair Hotel 0  

In partnership with the Royal Opera House, The May Fair Hotel is offering guests and visitors alike the chance to appreciate some of the world’s best loved operas and ballets, through a live screening performance and meal package. An intimate and exclusive setting for a sophisticated evening out, get all the pleasure out of watching…

13 Apr 2015

A Right Royal Affair in London 0  

As the excitement and press attention surrounding the imminent arrival of a new royal from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge is building up this month, we thought it only proper to join in with the jollities. To mark the occasion, we’ve thought up 5 right royal ideas for trips, activities and excursions around the…

18 Mar 2015

BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival 0  

From the 19th – 29th March, BFI Flare Festival (the relatively new name for BFI’s London Lesbian and Gay Film Festival) will be held at London’s British Film Institute, on the southbank. In its 29th year, the event continues to highlight thought-provoking issues that are still prevalent today, across the world, encouraging healthy debate and…

13 Mar 2015

The Bright Young Things Film Club 0  

Boasting London’s largest private screening room and partnerships with the likes of the British Film Institute and Raindance Film Festival, it is safe to say that film is very much part of The May Fair’s fabric and why we’re delighted to host The Bright Young Things film club. Started by two film lovers, Bridget and…

06 Mar 2015

Swan Lake – The Greatest Romantic Ballet (Royal Opera House Live Screening) 0  

As part of our ongoing partnership with The Royal Ballet, this month The May Fair will host a live screening of the greatest romantic ballet, Swan Lake. Scored by Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky and premiered in 1877, the ballet was not well received initially. An 1895 revival proved much more successful and Swan Lake has gone…

23 Feb 2015

Put Your Best Foot Forward for London Fashion Week This Month 0  

London Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2015 has arrived, running from Friday 20th – Tuesday 24th February. Organised by the British Fashion Council, this major event showcases British talent for AW 2015. With collections from designers such as Alice Temperley, Anya Hindmarch and Henry Holland, to name just a few, London really shines as fashion capital…

14 Nov 2014

The May Fair & All That Jazz! 0  

Today sees the start of the EFG London Jazz Festival 2014, with 10 days of live music spanning more than 50 venues across London. Jazz Voice, the now-traditional curtain raiser of the festival, gets things underway at The Barbican Centre this evening with a star-studded gala featuring some of the genres finest performers and artists…