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24 May 2017

Royal Ascot Hats By Laura Apsit Livens From Hat Designer Mayfair 0  

Royal Ascot is pretty much Christmas for all hat designers and milliners. It’s always a busy time of year. So far, this year has been the busiest but I love it! It’s so creative! Customers tend to be a lot more adventurous which is exciting and lets your mind run wild. Royal Ascot is such…

07 Oct 2016

The May Fair Hotel Gala: A Monster Calls 0  

As the official hotel partner of the BFI London Film Festival, we were on the red carpet last night at the Odeon Leicester Square for our annual Gala event. With a host of stars in attendance, including Sigourney Weaver and Lewis MacDougall, the UK premiere of A Monster Calls was screened amidst much excitement and…

24 Jun 2016

Wimbledon and the Start of Summer 0  

How’s your social calendar looking for the rest of June? If you’ve got a few gaps or simply need some inspiration for meet ups with friends and family, we’ve come up with 3 top summery ideas in and around exclusive Mayfair. Wimbledon The Wimbledon Tennis Championships kick off again on Monday 27th June in leafy…

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…

18 Dec 2015

Hotel Gift Vouchers in Mayfair, London: Gifts for the Hard to Please 0  

Given up surfing the internet looking for the perfect gift for that one person who’s difficult to buy for? The happy couple who seem to have everything? Or the parents that “don’t want anything”? We have the solution for you. Whatever the occasion – birthday, wedding, Christmas, anniversary or just because – gift vouchers make…

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…

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…

05 Aug 2013

Guest blog: Our 10 Top Tips for Organising a Successful Event 0  

Planning an event is exciting and rewarding, but it can be difficult to know where to start and ensure that every detail goes as smoothly as possible. We’ve come up with ten top tips on how to make your event both successful and unforgettable:   1: It’s never too early to start planning The success…

26 Jul 2013

Guest blog: Capturing your Bar Mitzvah on film 0  

Your child’s Bar Mitzvah is a very special occasion, one that your whole family will have been looking forward to and planning since their birth. You will want to enjoy and capture every moment, so choosing the right photographer is essential to ensuring that you are rewarded with beautiful photographs of this most important celebration…