The Royal Wedding, last April was used as a big opportunity by hoteliers around the world to create packages for guests to feel connected to the mega event. They are not giving up on it as yet. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are scheduled to visit California following their maiden visit to Canada. The royal couple will be in the state between July 8 and 10. Hotels in California have been inspired to create royal packages to coincide with the royal visit. If you are looking for the ultimate luxurious experience during the weekend you can choose from some of the best we have listed below.
Mission Inn & Spa
They are offering a Royal Wedding Celebration Package for a couple at $1,449. It entitles the couple to a welcome with champagne and caviar and an overnight stay in the Presidential suite overnight. The package provides for private in-suite dinner service, a coffee table book about the Royal Wedding, his and hers bathrobes, a couples-massage in a private villa. High tea will be provided in suite or in the spa. Valet parking is complementary for guests opting for the package.
They have a truly unique package on offer which allows you to rent the entire hotel for a night for $50,000. The 44 room hotel can accommodate up to 50 guests. The Royal Celebration they are offering will include a champagne welcome, afternoon at the Neil George Salon high tea service, cocktail reception, dinner at Petrossian Restaurant night cap and a continental breakfast the next morning. You will definitely feel royal having the entire hotel at your disposal.
Paso Robles Inn
Their California Royalty Hearst Castle package, as the name suggests, is centered on the Hearst Castle. The guests will enjoy a special day tour of the castle and a picnic lunch in San Simeon. Apart from overnight accommodation, the package offers a visit to Piedras Blancas to see Elephant Seals and sightseeing and wine tasting in Cambria. All of this is yours for only $315.
Montage Beverly Hills
The luxury hotel is offering a Royal Summer Escape that really makes you feel royal. The package provides two nights’ accommodation in a suite or a private residence with a private butler at your service. Chef’s Counter at Scarpetta Beverly Hills will offer tasting menu and wine pairings. Spa Montage will provide 60-minute Couple’s Massage. Gornik & Drucker will provide a Royal Presidential Shave for the gentleman. Transfers will be provided in Montage Maybach from Los Angeles International Airport. Prices range from $3,750 for a Grand Deluxe Suite to $15,500 for a residence.
The Safari Nights package from Sonoma hotel reminds you Africa where William and Kate got engaged. The guests can look forward to a private sundowner, exploration of the Sonoma Serengeti with rhinos and cheetahs, an evening with dinner, wine and evening port around the fire pit with the owners, Peter and Nancy Lang. The most exciting part of the package would be ta photograph with one of the cheetahs. The package starts at $2,000.
Hyatt Regency Newport Beach
Their service is always geared to give you the royal treatment but their Royal Treatment package this summer takes luxury to a new level. You stay in one of the hotel’s three bedroom villas, enjoy a private four-course dinner by your pool, avail of complementary spa treatments and to top it all get a $150 gift card to Fashion Island.
The Royal Retreat package allows you to enjoy the wine country in Napa Valley. The package offers two nights’ accommodation, a welcome bottle of sparkling wine and chocolate truffles. The high light of the package is a private four hour wine country tour in a luxury sedan, including an exclusive personal wine tasting tour with winemakers of two wine estates. There will be complimentary wine and cheese tasting on Friday and Saturday evenings in the Inn’s Great Room.