LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Nov 2, 2016) - This year, the best Christmas gift can't be found at a mall, and it's not something you can wrap. Instead, it's a luxurious experience in one of Europe's most celebrated cities. A five-course dinner on the Northern Belle Steam Train, a hot air balloon ride over the Eure Valley, a private tour of the Mauritshuis art museum, afternoon tea with a celebrated author -- these are just a few of the bucket list-worthy moments you can give when you reserve one of four exceptional offers from Marriott and Autograph Collection.
Available in Manchester, London, The Hague and Paris, each package is as unique as it is luxurious. Choose from the following:
Spas, Steam Trains and Sport at the Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel: Indulge in two nights in a Duplex Suite, a roundtrip adventure on the Northern Belle Steam Train with a five-course meal and strolling musicians, a chauffeur-driven Rolls-Royce, four hours of spa treatments, an Old Trafford Stadium Tour, tickets to the Manchester United Match Day VIP Experience and more.
The Thieves of Threadneedle Street at Threadneedles, Autograph Collection: Experience suite accommodation, a private guided tour of Merchant Taylor's Hall, an oyster-shucking workshop with the head chef, an Oysters & Champagne Tasting, a Chef Marco Pierre White-composed dinner for two, a guided tour of the Square Mile and Champagne Afternoon Tea with author Nicholas Booth, lunch in the Sky Garden with a London architect and more.
Royal Taste of The Hague: Enjoy two nights in the Presidential Suite, butler service, a five-course dinner at Restaurant Oker, a private tour of the Mauritshuis art museum, a visit to the Ridderzaal (an iconic, medieval building used for the opening of parliament), champagne breakfast, a visit to Scheveningen to go ice skating and more.
Decadence in Paris: Leave ordinary existence behind as you embark on three nights in an Executive Level Suite, transportation in a Rolls-Royce, customized spa treatments at the Dior Institut, a stylist and private room at either Galeries Lafayette or Printemps, a hot air balloon ride over the Eure Valley, a visit to Chenonceau Castle via helicopter ride, Dom Perignon Afternoon Tea and more.
Additional details, dates and pricing for each of these luxury hotel packages can be found here.
From celebrity chef-composed dinners to private museum tours, many of the included features can only be experienced through these four extraordinary packages. This exclusive quality, coupled with each offer's distinctive personality, creates four Christmas gift ideas that transcend traditional notions of luxury. Spoil someone you love and reserve one of these opulent offers today!
About the Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel
Located in the heart of the city, the Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel combines elegantly modern accommodation with unbeatable access to local attractions. Visitors can relax in their contemporary guest rooms, outfitted with flat-screen televisions, plush bedding and ergonomic workspaces, before exploring sights like the Manchester Opera House and Old Trafford. The hotel also offers a brasserie-style restaurant, a lounge favoured by celebrities and nearly 8,000 sq. ft. of versatile event space.
About Threadneedles, Autograph Collection
At Threadneedles, Autograph Collection, boutique service melds seamlessly with 5-star luxury. Visitors will appreciate the historic backdrop -- the building once served as a bank whose stained-glass dome graces the lobby today -- as well as the sophisticated aesthetic. The hotel boasts world-class cuisine at its Marco Pierre White Wheeler's of St. James's Oyster Bar & Grill Room as well as state-of-the-art accommodation. Guests will enjoy luxury bedding and marble bathrooms in Central London, where destinations like the Bank of England, London Bridge and St Paul's Cathedral are all just steps away.
About The Hague Marriott Hotel
As one of The Hague's newest hotels, The Hague Marriott Hotel blends chic design with practical comforts. Travellers can relax in the sleek Greatroom Lobby & Bar, over a meal at the hotel's Gallery restaurant, during a workout at the fitness center or in a well-appointed guest room, all of which feature complimentary Wi-Fi, deluxe bedding, flat-screen televisions and 24-hour room service. An Executive Lounge is available for enhanced amenities, and the hotel's nearly 25,000 sq. ft. of event space make it a stylish destination for conferences and weddings.
About the Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel
The Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel welcomes guests with an enchanting fusion of Art Deco elegance and modern luxury. Visitors can immerse themselves in 4-star luxury in the heart of the Opera District with attractions like the Palais Garnier and Galeries Lafayette just moments away. The hotel features French cuisine at its 16 Haussmann restaurant, free Wi-Fi and plush bedding in its guest rooms, an Executive Lounge and an on-site fitness center. Plus its more than 7,500 sq. ft. of event space is perfect for board meetings, conferences and special occasions.